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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The Swinging Pendulum

Another example of a point I made earlier this week. http://www.insidebayarea.com/california/ci_16352215 In CD-11, neither...

Original post made by Stacey on Oct. 16, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 19, 2010 at 1:53 pm | 6 comments | 1192 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Californians back tax extensions

A Reuters article reports on the results of a new Field poll at this http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/03/16/us-economy-california-budget-poll-idUSTRE72F44P20110316 "Califor...

Original post made by Sandy on Mar. 16, 2011
Last comment by Taxed enough, on Mar 17, 2011 at 1:28 pm | 14 comments | 1192 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

High density low income housing off of Martin Avenue

I received a notification in the mail about potential development of land east of Martin Avenue which the city owns. 235...

Original post made by Andreas on May. 14, 2013
Last comment by Livermoron, on May 18, 2013 at 10:08 am | 5 comments | 1192 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Legal Immunity Set for Swine Flu Vaccine Makers

Hopefully I'm not the only one a little bothered by this notion...Do we need a whole new generation suffering from side effects...

Original post made by J on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 21, 2009 at 11:15 pm | 5 comments | 1191 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Hearst Elementary and Major Mold Issues:

In reading the PUBLIC report, posted on PUSD site: The buildings have had roof leaks and have existing major stucco crack...

Original post made by Concerned on Sep. 24, 2009
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Sep 24, 2009 at 11:11 am | 1 comment | 1191 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Reading Volunteers Needed

If you would like to volunteer for a worthwhile cause, consider becoming a Barton Reading Tutor. No experience is necessary...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2009
Last comment by Deepa Singamsetti, on Oct 27, 2009 at 8:40 pm | 2 comments | 1191 Views

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County officials have concerns over Brown's restructuring plan

Alameda County Administrator Susan Muranishi said Tuesday that she likes Gov. Jerry Brown's proposal to have local governments...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2011
Last comment by Charlie Peters, on Jan 12, 2011 at 8:22 am | 2 comments | 1191 Views

AROUND TOWN

Giving Us the Finger

While driving from Livermore to Pleasanton on 580, I noticed that Dublin has again given us the Finger. I am referring to...

Original post made by tango on May. 17, 2011
Last comment by LoandBehold, on May 28, 2011 at 1:21 pm | 3 comments | 1191 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Hotel

What on earth is a "Gastro Pub" It sounds like a bad intestinal bug. Some people said the color of the hotel was awful...

Original post made by Tango on Sep. 4, 2011
Last comment by Joe, on Sep 5, 2011 at 12:16 pm | 6 comments | 1191 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton officials agree to extend appellate court hearing on developer's lawsuit

Pleasanton's city attorney and outside legal counsel acknowledged Monday night that they have agreed with a developer's legal...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2011
Last comment by franco, on Oct 5, 2011 at 8:48 am | 6 comments | 1191 Views

AROUND TOWN

What's In A Name?

Discover the story and the people that started it all... Learn the history behind the names of the Tri-Valley cities we call...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2013
Last comment by Bryan Moran, on Jul 2, 2013 at 11:00 pm | 2 comments | 1191 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Outer space in the nearby hills

On any given day, the Chabot Space & Science Center is teeming with excited children. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=2533...

Original post made on May. 28, 2009
Last comment by Neat, on May 28, 2009 at 6:00 pm | 3 comments | 1190 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton's Measure G one of 4 school measures on Bay Area ballots today

Four measures that would provide money to local school districts will appear on Bay Area ballots in a special election today,...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by finally, on Jun 2, 2009 at 9:07 pm | 3 comments | 1190 Views

AROUND TOWN

Potential Virus Attack

If you get an e-mail entitled "Nude photos of Sarah Palin" don't open it, it could contain a virus. If you get an e-mail...

Original post made by Jarhead on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by Johnny, on Jun 8, 2009 at 6:53 pm | 3 comments | 1190 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Livermore Airport face-off

An ambitious plan to rezone and modernize the Livermore Municipal Airport (LVK) will go before city planners and eventually...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by a local, on Nov 17, 2009 at 8:02 am | 17 comments | 1190 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Vigil scheduled for tomorrow for 3 hikers held by Iran

Relatives and friends of three American hikers detained in Iran are planning a vigil tomorrow to commemorate the trio's more...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 26, 2010 at 3:34 pm | 9 comments | 1190 Views

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Food and wine expert to speak at Tri-Valley CVB's luncheon Thursday

The Tri-Valley Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) will hold its 15th Annual Partnership Meeting and luncheon starting at...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by megsdad, on Aug 19, 2010 at 8:54 pm | 1 comment | 1190 Views

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More of a our tax dollars at work

We need to get smarter people and vote for individuals capable of making good decisions. 3000 inmates and 1700 employees...

Original post made by Rita on May. 20, 2011
Last comment by Ray, on May 20, 2011 at 10:05 pm | 10 comments | 1190 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

New supervisor to meet constituents -- for a fee

Alameda County Supervisor Nate Miley, who was appointed last summer to represent Pleasanton, is coming to town to meet his...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 17, 2011 at 8:26 am | 3 comments | 1190 Views

AROUND TOWN

City Council to vote tomorrow on high-density housing plan

The Pleasanton City Council will hold back-to-back meetings starting tomorrow to consider and likely approve a detailed plan...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2012
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Jan 6, 2012 at 9:01 am | 11 comments | 1190 Views
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