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AROUND TOWN

Paris of vested people with clipboards at intersections

I have seen pairs of people with clipboards sitting at significant intersections around town. Anybody know who they are...

Original post made by Citizen on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by June, on Apr 16, 2010 at 10:14 am | 10 comments | 1583 Views

AROUND TOWN

Quan defeats Perata to become next mayor of Oakland

City Councilwoman Jean Quan has been named the unofficial winner in Oakland's mayoral race, a spokesman for the Alameda County...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2010
Last comment by Weekly cuts off discussion, on Nov 12, 2010 at 8:12 pm | 7 comments | 1583 Views

AROUND TOWN

Airway Blvd. merge onto Isabel east of airport closes today

Starting today, Airway Boulevard will no longer connect to Isabel Avenue with through traffic from I-580 and north of the...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2011
Last comment by common sense, on Aug 4, 2011 at 8:42 pm | 1 comment | 1583 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Economic report shows UCSF now 5th largest employer in Bay Area

An economic impact report released Friday morning indicates that the University of California in San Francisco has tripled...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2010
Last comment by Dave, on Jun 14, 2010 at 8:26 am | 4 comments | 1583 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Police Officers Abuse Disability

Tim Hunt comments that about the large number of PPD officers out on temporary disability. "currently the department has...

Original post made by taxpayer on Jul. 24, 2012
Last comment by franco, on Jul 24, 2012 at 9:44 pm | 5 comments | 1583 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

What, exactly is an "extreme" rodeo?

I note with some concern the addition of the adjective "extreme" to the rodeo event at the Fair. I doubt that the modifier...

Original post made by Hugh Mayne on Jun. 18, 2015
Last comment by Colonel Slanders, on Jun 20, 2015 at 3:59 pm | 3 comments | 1583 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board to consider multi-million-dollar bond measure tonight

The Pleasanton school board will hold a special meeting tonight to consider placing a multi-million-dollar bond measure on...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2016
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Jul 9, 2016 at 11:29 am | 11 comments | 1583 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama's national healthcare makes no sense to me

I have been following this debate over national healthcare and the more I learn about it the more I do not believe it makes...

Original post made by Einstein on Jun. 17, 2009
Last comment by DL, on Jun 18, 2009 at 10:13 am | 2 comments | 1582 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Straight forward information in regard to Heath Care Reform Bill:

By Robert Schroeder, MarketWatch WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) -- President Barack Obama doesn't want to hear it, but his Herculean...

Original post made by Andy on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by LawStudent, on Jul 29, 2009 at 3:32 pm | 9 comments | 1582 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Swiftboating Town Halls

With federal lawmakers returning home this week to begin their month-long recess, the far right is welcoming them with large,...

Original post made by The Fixx on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by Melissa, on Aug 6, 2009 at 12:23 pm | 13 comments | 1582 Views

AROUND TOWN

Valley Community Bank names Billen 1st vice president

Valley Community Bank has promoted Bernie Billen to First Vice President and Manager of its Pleasanton office, succeeding...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2011
Last comment by MICHAL, on Dec 17, 2011 at 7:18 am | 1 comment | 1582 Views

AROUND TOWN

Oakland searching for new police chief after Jordan announces he's stepping down

Oakland city leaders are launching a nationwide search for a new police chief following the surprise announcement by Chief...

Original post made on May. 13, 2013
Last comment by from oakland, on May 13, 2013 at 5:47 pm | 3 comments | 1582 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

More auctions

The Independent wrote an article about the ILPS campaign the other day. Did anyone see it? 7/16 on page 5 I believe. There...

Original post made by Amy Taylor on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 28, 2009 at 10:33 pm | 2 comments | 1581 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Science fair sees 'explosive growth' at county fairgrounds

Congratulations to the four winners and 646 other student participants at the recent Science and Engineering Fair at the...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2014
Last comment by Winnie, on Jun 12, 2014 at 2:08 am | 1 comment | 1581 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Hayden Bill Rally and Hearing Next Tuesday -- Sit! Stay! Write Joan Buchanan!

As we all know, the CA budget takes a tortuous route to passage – even in the best of times. These aren’t those times,...

Original post made by the dogfather on Mar. 9, 2012
Last comment by mike, on Mar 9, 2012 at 12:44 pm | 1 comment | 1581 Views

AROUND TOWN

'The Eternal Ribbon' - Dublin's new Gateway arch

Drive across I-580 from Hopyard to Dougherty Road and Dublin Boulevard, and there it is: Dublin's new gateway feature: "The...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2010
Last comment by Observer, on Apr 29, 2010 at 7:58 pm | 19 comments | 1581 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. 1581 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Dublin's health care corner

Look no farther than the corner of Tassajara Road and Dublin Boulevard to see how competitive the valley's medical scene...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by W Ron Sutton, on Mar 30, 2012 at 9:36 am | 1 comment | 1581 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New Preschool at old Kinderkirk site

Just wondering if anyone knows what preschool is moving into the neighborhood at the old Kinderkirk location 4300 Mirador...

Original post made by Local Family on Aug. 14, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1580 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Please Act: New Bill Requiring Congress to Enroll in any New Govt-Run Health Plan

Please read and act. It only takes a minute! Then please pass this link on to everyone in your contacts database! On...

Original post made by Bob on Sep. 21, 2009
Last comment by Ccnnie, on Sep 23, 2009 at 10:42 pm | 16 comments | 1580 Views
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