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Police seize 64 pounds of fireworks from Dublin home

Police seized more than 64 pounds of illegal fireworks from a home in Dublin Thursday, according to police. Read the full...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by Mike, on Jul 3, 2009 at 4:47 pm | 1 comment | 1874 Views

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McNerney joins Democratic majority to pass historic health care reform bill

A bill reforming America's health care system was approved Sunday night by the U.S. House of Representatives, drawing both...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2010
Last comment by Physician, heal thyself, on Mar 28, 2010 at 7:04 am | 40 comments | 1874 Views

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S.F supervisor drops plan to rename airport after Harvey Milk

A proposal to rename San Francisco International Airport after assassinated Supervisor Harvey Milk is being dropped by its...

Original post made on May. 8, 2013
Last comment by Dennis, on May 8, 2013 at 1:51 pm | 6 comments | 1874 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Mentally disabled residents forced into Fight Club!

Warning this is not a pleasant deal here: http://www.abcnews.go.com/Blotter/story?id=7556740&page=1 Power corrupts...

Original post made by Joe on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by 2ME4U, on Aug 8, 2009 at 12:31 pm | 4 comments | 1874 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Wow. NEA's top lawyer admits in this revealing video "Kids' education is not NEA's highest priority."

During his retirement speech, NEA's top attorney Chanin closed his nearly 25-minute speech by explaining the influence of...

Original post made by Dave on Nov. 22, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 24, 2009 at 9:08 pm | 10 comments | 1873 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 | 1873 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mother's Day was a happy one for a family of ducks, too

On an otherwise calm Mother's Day morning, firefighters and Pleasanton police answered a resident's call to help young ducklings...

Original post made on May. 9, 2011
Last comment by Rick, on May 10, 2011 at 10:18 am | 7 comments | 1873 Views

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Harmer claims fundraising momentum increasing in his congressional campaign

David Harmer, the Republican candidate for Congress in the 11th District that includes Pleasanton and the Tri-Valley, raised...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2010
Last comment by Wordpress Themes, on Jul 24, 2010 at 12:17 am | 22 comments | 1873 Views

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The Scherer murder trial: An analysis

It was three years ago this past Monday that Ernest Scherer Jr. and his wife Charlene Abendroth were killed in their home...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2011
Last comment by Citizen, on Mar 18, 2011 at 2:38 pm | 3 comments | 1873 Views

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Domus opens in downtown Pleasanton next Thursday

Domus, the popular kitchen and home accessories retailer, will reopen its doors in downtown Pleasanton next Thursday after...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2011
Last comment by PW Reader, on Jul 7, 2011 at 5:20 pm | 12 comments | 1873 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill earns Best Delegation at Model UN conference

Tri-Valley students took home multiple awards from the 26th annual Contra Costa County Model United Nations Conference, held...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2016
Last comment by Aakaash, on Nov 10, 2016 at 7:37 pm | 1 comment | 1872 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Remembering Mike Wallace, Icon of Broadcast Investigative Journalism

Sorry to hear that Mike Wallace passed away over the weekend. Who can forget those classic 60 minutes episodes and Mike...

Original post made by Too bad on Apr. 8, 2012
Last comment by ., on Apr 9, 2012 at 10:29 pm | 1 comment | 1872 Views

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Garbage Divers

Has anyone noticed the large population of dumpster divers in the past two years? The unsecured apartments are prey to the...

Original post made by downtown on Sep. 4, 2010
Last comment by Dumpster Diver, on Sep 14, 2010 at 3:18 pm | 8 comments | 1872 Views

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URGENT NEED: KITTEN FOSTERS

The kittens are pouring in and we are in urgent need of additional kitten fosters. If you are interested, to learn more about...

Original post made by Jim Telfer on Jun. 8, 2013
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Put the palate to the test at Taste of Terroir on Thursday

Think you have a perfect palate for fine food and wine? Join a master sommelier and wine writers in tasting the Tri-Valley's...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Jul 20, 2009 at 11:27 pm | 1 comment | 1872 Views

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Fallen Marine honored as a hero at memorial service in Danville

It was standing room only Wednesday at East Bay Fellowship Church in Danville as more than 1,200 family, friends, teachers,...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2011
Last comment by Mari, on Dec 2, 2011 at 11:03 pm | 2 comments | 1872 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Illegal jurors??

If jurors are chosen by driver's license info [among other ways] and if an illegal alien has a driver's license... what happens...

Original post made by unclehomerr.. on Feb. 22, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 23, 2010 at 11:44 am | 9 comments | 1872 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

"No on G" guarantees larger class sizes

With the uncertainty about how the governor's May revise will affect next year's school budget, it is hard to know how severe...

Original post made by Sandy on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by Privatize, on May 20, 2009 at 12:29 pm | 23 comments | 1871 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CTA unanimously denounces the Vergara vs. CA lawsuit

In late March the delegates from the California Teachers' Association (that's "teachers' union" to you non-teachers, one...

Original post made by Registered Joe on Apr. 25, 2014
Last comment by The Rest of the Bunch are Good Apples, on Apr 28, 2014 at 1:41 pm | 9 comments | 1871 Views

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Kay Huff's ladies' day gains in popularity

It's Fair time starting next Wednesday and once again hundreds are signing up for Kay's Ladies' Day at the Races, scheduled...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Pat Mosca, on Jun 26, 2009 at 10:31 am | 1 comment | 1871 Views
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