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Prop. 8 sponsors file appeal arguing trial judge 'invented' right to same-sex marriage

The sponsors of California's Proposition 8 have urged a federal appeals court in San Francisco to uphold the ban on same-sex...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2010
Last comment by SteveP, on Sep 20, 2010 at 9:04 am | 4 comments | 1055 Views

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PG&E awards Sentinels of Freedom a $60,000 grant

PG&E has made a $60,000 grant to the Sentinels of Freedom Foundation as part of its community investment program. Read the...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2011
Last comment by wyz, on Jul 13, 2011 at 1:53 pm | 12 comments | 1055 Views

AROUND TOWN

Opus Bank drops bid for downtown Pleasanton location

Opus Bank representatives said this week that they are no longer pursuing a lease for the Past Time Pool building on Main...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Mar 29, 2012 at 6:38 pm | 10 comments | 1055 Views

AROUND TOWN

Do we have a local email distribution list like a Yahoo Group?

Having recently moved to the area, we are looking for help with choosing local plumbers, doctors, gardeners, etc. In our...

Original post made by Curious on Jun. 13, 2013
Last comment by Sandy, on Jun 13, 2013 at 3:49 pm | 3 comments | 1055 Views

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City says it has contingency plan if BART workers strike

A looming strike by BART employees has the city of Pleasanton thinking about how it can be prepared for that scenario to...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2009
Last comment by common sense, on Jul 10, 2009 at 4:12 pm | 6 comments | 1054 Views

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Work set to start on $136-million BART extension to Warm Springs

BART officials will give a green light to contractors today to begin construction on the Warm Springs extension project in...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Aug 30, 2009 at 12:19 am | 5 comments | 1054 Views

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Final Prop. 8 witness says heterosexual marriage best for children

The final witness in a same-sex marriage trial testified in federal court in San Francisco today that he believes gay and...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2010
Last comment by asking, on Jan 30, 2010 at 8:23 pm | 13 comments | 1054 Views

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McNerney has the support of District 11 Veterans

Our fine Congressman Jerry McNerney has our support and the strong support of District 11 Veterans. We need to keep Jerry...

Original post made by chet on Sep. 7, 2010
Last comment by mepartypatriot, on Sep 8, 2010 at 10:53 pm | 1 comment | 1054 Views

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State's home foreclosure crisis devastating, top Realtor says

Calling the home foreclosure crisis in California "devastating," the president of the California Association of Realtors...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2011
Last comment by lessismore, on Mar 18, 2011 at 12:36 pm | 3 comments | 1054 Views

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McNerney, Why are you wasting our taxpayer money hosting this May 19 Forum?

Yes, cyber-bullying is an important issue to address. However there are many organizations that can be contracted to provide...

Original post made by WastingOurTaxes! on May. 13, 2011
Last comment by Be Positive, on May 14, 2011 at 10:25 pm | 3 comments | 1054 Views

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Zuckerberg donates $500 million to foundation that supports Pleasanton Weekly Holiday Fund

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced Tuesday that he is giving nearly $500 million in Facebook stock to the Silicon Valley...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2012
Last comment by Jill, on Dec 19, 2012 at 3:34 pm | 2 comments | 1054 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Who is she & time2putup - stalkers?

Does anyone else think "Who is She" and Time2put up are obsessed with Kathleen R.? They are acting like stalkers. ...

Original post made by Creeped out on Jun. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1053 Views

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Union leaders taking BART management proposal to their members for votes this week

The leaders of BART's two largest unions, SEIU and ATU, are taking BART management's latest proposal to save $100 million...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 3, 2009 at 9:19 pm | 2 comments | 1053 Views

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FACT CHECK: No "death panel" in Health Care Bill

Just posted by the AP: http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090810/ap_on_go_pr_wh/us_health_care_end_of_life_q_a_2 As you can...

Original post made by Billie on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by Fact Check, on Aug 11, 2009 at 11:02 am | 11 comments | 1053 Views

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Bringing Everyone to the Table: White House Health Care Stakeholder Discussions

We keep hearing about citizens feeling left out of the loop and demanding Town Hall Meetings etc. Everyone seems to think...

Original post made by White House on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Ken in South Pleasanton, on Aug 11, 2009 at 11:30 am | 2 comments | 1053 Views

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Hosterman named co-chair of U.S. Mayors' Conference water council

Mayor Jennifer Hosterman has been appointed to serve as the co-chair of the Mayors Water Council for the U.S. Conference...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Sep 29, 2009 at 2:04 am | 6 comments | 1053 Views

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The horse in the front page

Umm, I think your photographers need glasses. That horse is not munching on a pile of hay. It looks like a pile of manure,...

Original post made by Anonymous on Dec. 10, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 11, 2009 at 11:15 am | 7 comments | 1053 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

San Ramon Budget Update

An update on the San Ramon Valley School District negotiations: http://www.contracostatimes.com/news/ci_14327534?source=rss ...

Original post made by resident on Feb. 3, 2010
Last comment by resident, on Feb 3, 2010 at 10:45 pm | 9 comments | 1053 Views

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Missing Livermore mom found OK in Sacramento

A 28-year-old Livermore mother who went missing on Monday turned up Thursday night at a Sacramento medical facility, police...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2010
Last comment by Hannah, on Mar 9, 2010 at 10:21 pm | 3 comments | 1053 Views

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Deli meats stacked in Wal-Mart sandwiches part of nationwide recall

Approximately 380,000 pounds of deli meat products distributed nationwide have been recalled by its New York state producer...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 5, 2010 at 2:33 pm | 4 comments | 1053 Views
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