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Guest Opinion: Music studios, private schools providing jobs

Your April 24 editorial regarding private schools and other cultural uses in business parks misses the mark on several counts...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by Charlie, on Jun 23, 2009 at 4:09 pm | 4 comments | 1015 Views

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Elton John Wants to adopt a boy

Elton says he wants to adopt boy Sir Elton said he and partner David Furnish had often discussed adoption. Sir Elton...

Original post made by Censored on Sep. 12, 2009
Last comment by mary, on Sep 14, 2009 at 8:32 am | 8 comments | 1015 Views

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Federal funds in question for BART's proposed Coliseum connector

BART's plan to build an elevated rail connector between its Coliseum station and the Oakland International Airport has a...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2010
Last comment by GO, on Jan 28, 2010 at 12:44 am | 2 comments | 1015 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Camps June 14-18th

There are very few camps that begin this week in the Bay Area. Camp personnel of camps that do offer service this week tell...

Original post made by Dana on Jun. 15, 2010
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Rides, entertainment booths going up at the fairgrounds as county fair readies for opening Wednesday



Crews are rapidly assembling scores of rides and others are filling the exhibition halls in time for Wednesday's...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2010
Last comment by Brittany, on Jun 28, 2010 at 12:29 pm | 4 comments | 1015 Views

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Attend a 'climate action plan' workshop tonight

Participants will explore the challenges facing Pleasanton in accommodating growth while reducing future greenhouse gas emissions....

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2011
Last comment by Patriot, on Jan 12, 2011 at 10:04 am | 6 comments | 1015 Views

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Wild ride: woman holds onto minivan from Manteca to Pleasanton

The Manteca man accused of hitting speeds of 100 miles an hour with his wife on the hood of their minivan will get his day...

Original post made on May. 13, 2011
Last comment by hannah, on May 13, 2011 at 12:11 pm | 1 comment | 1015 Views

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Brown-Out in Plesanton?

We live in the Fairlands neighborhood. My neighbor and I experienced what we believe was a PG&E brown-out. Did anyone...

Original post made by Michael on Jul. 27, 2011
Last comment by elec car ??, on Jul 27, 2011 at 2:52 pm | 1 comment | 1015 Views

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Musical hit "Chicago" now at Firehouse Art Center

The Firehouse Arts Center is hosting the Pacific Coast Repertory Theatre musical production of "Chicago" on weekends through...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 27, 2011 at 4:38 pm | 3 comments | 1015 Views

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Obama's Rush to Judgment: Save Our Guns

There are so many problems in our society far worse than gun ownership, which is the foundation of our Constitutional freedoms....

Original post made by Jennifer Wittingham on Jan. 16, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 29, 2013 at 6:23 pm | 24 comments | 1015 Views

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Dog Owners

I do not know what has changed but it appears there is a new breed of dog owner,no pun intended,that does not understand...

Original post made by Hoops on Oct. 6, 2013
Last comment by John Galt, on Oct 7, 2013 at 7:49 pm | 13 comments | 1015 Views

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Don't let family stories disappear

To record family photographs and the stories behind them, Bill Levesque has launched Timeshaker.com. Photos can be uploaded...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2014
Last comment by anony, on Jul 30, 2014 at 8:12 am | 2 comments | 1015 Views

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Pleasanton neighborhoods to celebrate 'National Night Out' tonight

Neighborhoods throughout the city are expected to block off parts of their streets and courts tonight to celebrate National...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Kate, on Aug 5, 2009 at 9:32 am | 4 comments | 1014 Views

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what was done and by whom at the CIA under the Bush administration, people are remaining tight-lipped

As you quite well know, Eric Prince, founder, President and CEO of Blackwater, is a Religious Christian Master Of War, with...

Original post made by Blackwater XE on Aug. 20, 2009
Last comment by I Agree, on Aug 21, 2009 at 5:31 pm | 15 comments | 1014 Views

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Hosterman named co-chair of U.S. Mayors' Conference water council

Mayor Jennifer Hosterman has been appointed to serve as the co-chair of the Mayors Water Council for the U.S. Conference...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Sep 29, 2009 at 2:04 am | 6 comments | 1014 Views

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Gay Marriage

Imagine if people had voted on the issue of slavery, back in the day. It would have lasted much longer. The day will...

Original post made by Kyra on Jan. 12, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 15, 2010 at 9:11 pm | 15 comments | 1014 Views

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Construction starts on 4th bore of Caldecott Tunnel

Federal, state and local officials gathered in Orinda Friday to celebrate the beginning of construction on the fourth bore...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2010
Last comment by Joe Wielder, on Jan 26, 2010 at 4:42 pm | 2 comments | 1014 Views

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Electronic Recycling

Hi, Anyone know where e-waste can be recycled in the near future? I have an old CD player to dump. Thank you....

Original post made by Vintage Resident on Jun. 23, 2010
Last comment by Also, on Jun 25, 2010 at 5:01 pm | 3 comments | 1014 Views

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Council OKs new Safeway superstore despite Sullivan's objections

The City Council voted 4-1 Tuesday night to approve plans by Safeway to build one of its new "Lifestyle" supermarkets in...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2010
Last comment by AVFan, on Nov 1, 2010 at 5:14 pm | 5 comments | 1014 Views

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See 'Holiday Shorts: A Long Winter's Tale' on stage

Creatures of Impulse will stage "Holiday Shorts: A Long Winter's Tale" and audience interaction during the first act will...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2010
Last comment by Caitlin, on Dec 2, 2010 at 10:31 pm | 3 comments | 1014 Views
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