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Big community turn-out for Army Capt. Jared Miller as he returns home from Afghanistan

Several hundred well-wishers from around Pleasanton joined in a rally to welcome home Army Capt. Jared Miller, 25, from a...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2009
Last comment by Janis Mulhall, on Dec 29, 2009 at 11:49 pm | 7 comments | 1825 Views

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Legislator wants state's death penalty replaced with 'permanent imprisonment'

State Sen. Loni Hancock (D-Oakland) introduced legislation Monday that would replace the death penalty in California with...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2011
Last comment by Merlin, on Jun 29, 2011 at 6:27 am | 6 comments | 1825 Views

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Huge water bill

My bill went from around $115 to $152. . .anyone else's skyrocket?...

Original post made by Broke on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Sep 28, 2010 at 3:57 pm | 10 comments | 1824 Views

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Pleasanton considering eliminating class-size reductions, teaching and administrative positions

Pleasanton School Supt. John Casey warned yesterday that the state's growing deficit problems could force the district...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2009
Last comment by Jon, on Jan 18, 2009 at 11:55 am | 5 comments | 1824 Views

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Immigrant groups urge Atty. Gen. Brown to declare new fingerprint law 'an outrage'

Immigrant rights groups stirred by opposition to Arizona's new immigration law turned their attention Thursday to a federal...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by susan, on Aug 2, 2010 at 9:28 am | 7 comments | 1824 Views

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Police chief Spiller promotes 4 Pleasanton officers

Pleasanton Police Chief David Spiller promoted four police officers in ceremonies held last week in the City Council chamber. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2016
Last comment by CarlaSB, on Oct 4, 2016 at 12:55 pm | 1 comment | 1824 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

German Program at Foothill cuts????

Heard some rumors the program may be getting some cuts... Does anyone know more facts? ...

Original post made by Concerned on Jul. 8, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 13, 2014 at 3:05 pm | 16 comments | 1823 Views

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Filmmakers highlight post-traumatic stress disorder

What started out as an intense drama in a police station has evolved into a movie with a message. "In the Box" is about a...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2011
Last comment by fiscal conservative, on Jul 13, 2011 at 7:08 am | 10 comments | 1823 Views

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Editorial

Homeowners along First and Second streets and others in the area called Old Towne voiced concerns last week over plans by...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2009
Last comment by Jetson, on Sep 3, 2009 at 4:44 pm | 19 comments | 1823 Views

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UPDATE: Controversy stems over President Obama's speech to students

Many students were greeted by President Barack Obama Tuesday morning as they were back in the classrooms from the Labor Day...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2009
Last comment by Huh, on Sep 13, 2009 at 9:34 pm | 29 comments | 1823 Views

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Wild About Art

Kids Love Art School of Fine Arts, 1989-G Santa Rita Road, presents its first student and instructor art exhibition and reception...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 16, 2009 at 5:14 pm | 5 comments | 1823 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

"Pullin' a Palin" Now In The Urban Dictionary

Former Alaska Governor Sarah "The Quitter" Palin, who announced her impending resignation from office last week, is now the...

Original post made by Fred on Jul. 9, 2009
Last comment by Julie, on Jul 10, 2009 at 10:46 am | 3 comments | 1822 Views

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Interactive food seminar for kids and parents tonight

Learn how to prevent juvenile diabetes while supporting the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF), tonight at 5:30...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2011
Last comment by Mama of a child w/type 1, on Apr 28, 2011 at 8:29 pm | 3 comments | 1822 Views

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Superintendent John Casey says he'll retire next June

Superintendent John Casey announced his retirement today, saying that his last day with the school district will be June...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2009
Last comment by Concerned, on Aug 24, 2009 at 12:08 pm | 13 comments | 1822 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Is "Safe Rides" still available?

Several teens have mentioned that teens are trying to call Safe Rides and it goes right to voice mail and that it is unusual...

Original post made by resident on Feb. 13, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1821 Views

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Unfunded Retiree Medical Benefit Liabilities

Ah, the local columnists are starting to have the discussion about unfunded medical benefit liabilities for retirees. http://www.insidebayarea.com/opinion/ci_12403771 "An...

Original post made by Stacey on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by frank, on May 20, 2009 at 7:27 pm | 3 comments | 1821 Views

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Educators on march across state for better school funding

Two Bay Area educators have embarked on a 260-mile, 48-day march across the state to advocate for reinvestment in public...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2010
Last comment by What we really need, on Mar 11, 2010 at 10:55 am | 15 comments | 1821 Views

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Nervous about Stoneridge Mall?

Well, I have a new job at Stoneridge Mall... which is excellent pay, and seems like a fun job. I'm a college student, so...

Original post made by Jenny on Nov. 5, 2009
Last comment by Jenny, on Nov 15, 2009 at 6:34 pm | 15 comments | 1821 Views

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Who destroyed the Fisherman and WHY?

Has anyone noticed the Fisherman by the bridge no longer has a Fishing Pole? Was it one of our Students , local or visitor? These...

Original post made by R Lou on May. 4, 2010
Last comment by Irritated, on May 6, 2010 at 1:24 pm | 12 comments | 1821 Views

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Themed Art Exhibits @the Berry Patch

WORTHWHILE FINE ART EVENTS: Check out the Berry Patch on Main in Downtown Pleasanton. Award Winning Artists showing now with...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Jul. 2, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1820 Views
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