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Pleasanton's Andy Jorgensen wins county's arts achievement recognition

Andy Jorgensen, Pleasanton's Civic Arts manager, has been recognized for his achievements and contributions impacting the...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2010
Last comment by Jan Batcheller, on Sep 27, 2010 at 3:42 pm | 6 comments | 1701 Views

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Why did the jogger cross the street?

To those motorists that have been inconveniently stopped by traffic lights turning red to let a pedestrian or runner cross...

Original post made by Early runner on Mar. 26, 2013
Last comment by kbenson, on Mar 29, 2013 at 2:18 pm | 6 comments | 1701 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

We the People: then and now

It's a chicken-and-egg question: Do the students who participate in We the People succeed because of the intensive civics...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2011
Last comment by Christina, on Apr 19, 2011 at 2:36 pm | 2 comments | 1701 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1701 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

TIME FOR A VICTORY LAP!

People of Pleasanton be proud. This week you stood up to the liberals who voted for Obama. You stood up to the liberals...

Original post made by Privatize on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by deadringer, on Jun 9, 2009 at 10:24 pm | 25 comments | 1700 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Radical solution to CA's education crisis: lay off 40% of CA teachers?

Let me make it clear up front that I do not support this proposed solution, but I'm open to debating how it would or wouldn't...

Original post made by Sandy Piderit on Jan. 29, 2010
Last comment by Sandy Piderit, on Feb 1, 2010 at 11:01 am | 10 comments | 1700 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

YES on Measure E-send your ballot in asap!

Ballots must be IN THE MAIL BY APRIL 28 to count. Please mail your ballots today! YES ON E!!!!...

Original post made by Sherri on Apr. 22, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1700 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama's Nanny State Nonsense in Food Labelling: "It's tyranny, pure and simple"

If the Food and Drug Administration gets its way, your trip to the grocery store could get a tad pricier. Supermarket...

Original post made by Fred Helmer on Feb. 8, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 8, 2013 at 6:46 pm | 1 comment | 1700 Views

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AMERICAN FATHERS

I took my son backpacking for the first time, all weekend. It was grueling, we were eaten my mosquitoes, and today I’m...

Original post made by Douglas Kendall on Jun. 29, 2009
Last comment by No Thanks, on Jul 1, 2009 at 9:38 pm | 9 comments | 1700 Views

RESTAURANTS

3 regional agencies moving to new central office building in S.F.

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission and two other regional agencies are moving this spring to a new home in San Francisco's...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1700 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton schools' Facilities Master Plan up for approval tonight

The Pleasanton school board is expected to approve the final draft of its facilities master plan tonight, including nearly...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2013
Last comment by local, on Jan 29, 2013 at 8:05 pm | 9 comments | 1699 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Brown pushes legislators to approve special election in June on budget/tax measures

Warning that California will not create the jobs it needs "unless we get our financial house in order," Gov. Jerry Brown...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2011
Last comment by SteveP, on Feb 2, 2011 at 8:17 am | 5 comments | 1699 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Shame on the unions

This is getting pathetic. I sure hope it doesn't portend things to come: http://hjta.org/california-commentary/latest-intimidation-tactic-public-relations-disaster-unions Lat...

Original post made by Sigh on Aug. 1, 2011
Last comment by Harry, on Aug 2, 2011 at 1:48 pm | 12 comments | 1699 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

$760,000 in Obama Stimulus to Visual Dance Program Produces 2.06 Jobs

But don't worry, Obama's new Stimulus push for an additional $447 billion will be different! (not) Our hard earned money...

Original post made by StopTheMadness on Sep. 20, 2011
Last comment by Leland, on Sep 21, 2011 at 11:04 pm | 6 comments | 1699 Views

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Joan Laursen's sticker

One thing I will give to Joan Laursen, she has a very WELL funded campaign. Did anyone notice Joan Laursen's sticker on...

Original post made by Cathy S. on Oct. 24, 2010
Last comment by Suzanne, on Oct 27, 2010 at 10:07 pm | 22 comments | 1699 Views

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TRI-VALLEY RUMMAGE SALE ON SATURDAY

Tri-Valley YMCA Rummage Sale Fundraiser Mark your calendar and come shopping at the Y&G Rummage Sale on Saturday, September...

Original post made by Tri-Valley YMCA on Sep. 20, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1699 Views

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Why all these Posted by Editor stories with a stated position

and "comments to stories" showing up on main view, pushing town folk's postings down and off of page one? And suddenly...

Original post made by Question? on Feb. 3, 2012
Last comment by Question?, on Feb 4, 2012 at 1:56 pm | 7 comments | 1699 Views

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Safeway...oh well

Oh dear, Safeway's profits are down! Maybe if they lowered their prices more people would shop there. Could be they are...

Original post made by Kaye on Feb. 24, 2012
Last comment by Cheryl Lynn, on Mar 2, 2012 at 4:14 pm | 6 comments | 1699 Views

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Downtown Plaza Plans after the closing of Tully's and Tara's Ice Cream?

Anyone know if there are any plans by the landlord to get new businesses into the downtown plaza where Tully's and Tara's...

Original post made by Sam on Jul. 14, 2016
Last comment by Val, on Jul 21, 2016 at 9:50 pm | 21 comments | 1699 Views

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New Stop Light at Bernal & Stanley Across from AM/PM

So, this light is going in when this big new retail/residential monster opens up at the corner across from AM/PM. Tell me...

Original post made by Anne on Jul. 28, 2016
Last comment by Pat, on Aug 8, 2016 at 10:53 am | 23 comments | 1699 Views
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