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2.3 magnitude earthquake strikes Danville

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.3 struck this morning in Danville. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2009
Last comment by T.H., on Nov 27, 2009 at 9:42 am | 1 comment | 1732 Views

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UPDATE: Missing Livermore hiker found after left overnight in Ohlone wilderness

A 70-year-old Livermore man who disappeared while hiking in an East Bay park Wednesday has been found, a dispatcher with...

Original post made on May. 13, 2010
Last comment by Hmm, on May 13, 2010 at 1:34 pm | 3 comments | 1732 Views

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Amador Valley High School receives nearly $13,000 from Safeway schools' program

Amador Valley High School has received nearly $13,000 from Pleasanton-based Safeway, Inc. through that company's annual "10%...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2011
Last comment by huh???, on Feb 5, 2011 at 1:22 pm | 1 comment | 1732 Views

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Adopt Your Next Best Friend Free

Brutus is a sweet volunteer favorite! He's got a few years on him but you'd never know it. Brutus is spunky, loving, affectionate...

Original post made by Jim Telfer on May. 31, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1732 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Voting Yes or No on Prop. 22: Depends on who you talk to

City and county representatives are sparring over the benefits of Proposition 22, the Nov. 2 measure that would block the...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by MOOT, not mute, on Oct 30, 2010 at 3:48 pm | 2 comments | 1732 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Texas to Companies: Come One Come All!!!

We have yet another story of Texas freedom. Freedom to pollute, freedom to maintain unsafe workplaces, freedom to store...

Original post made by TP Revival, Today Not Tomorrow on Apr. 22, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1731 Views

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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 | 1731 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Record crowd turns out for 11th annual Pleasanton July 4 celebration

A crowd estimated at a record-high 1,000 turned out yesterday for the 11th annual Fourth of July picnic and Independence...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2009
Last comment by 4th Celebration, on Jul 6, 2009 at 9:03 am | 2 comments | 1731 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County supervisors approve $6.5-million in funds to help NUMMI workers

The Alameda County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to spend $6.5 million for re-training and re-employment...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 1, 2010 at 10:03 pm | 9 comments | 1731 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Coins for cats, dollars for dogs

When Valley View Elementary fifth-grader Kaitlyn Glover heard animals being cared for by the Valley Humane Society would...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2011
Last comment by North island, on Mar 8, 2011 at 9:25 am | 1 comment | 1730 Views

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Biden admits american people are being scammed by the stimulus

http://www.politifact.com/truth-o-meter/statements/2009/jun/08/john-boehner/boehner-claims-biden-said-stimulus-scamming-americ/...

Original post made by Pablo on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by AL, on Jun 17, 2009 at 10:09 am | 3 comments | 1730 Views

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Raise your hand if you can help Haiti

Pleasanton's Vintage Hills Elementary School families and students raised their hands earlier this month and filled a U-Haul...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2010
Last comment by Kasey Poet HIllier, on Feb 14, 2010 at 5:32 pm | 3 comments | 1730 Views

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What will happen if Republicans take over Congress?

January 3rd, 2007 was the day the Democrats took over the Senate and the Congress, it was Jerry McNerney's first day on the...

Original post made by jimf01 on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by Love it, on Sep 16, 2010 at 9:47 pm | 17 comments | 1730 Views

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Public hearing tonight on countywide transportation projects

The Alameda County Transportation Commission is holding a series of community meetings Thursday through Nov. 2 to gain public...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2011
Last comment by Been There, on Oct 27, 2011 at 8:44 am | 4 comments | 1730 Views

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Car Fire

Does anyone have any information on the car fire on Vineyard Avenue on Saturday, February 16th around 12:30pm? My husband...

Original post made by ccwc on Feb. 19, 2013
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Cost to put parcel tax on the June 2nd ballot

Since the parcel tax discussion began, I've heard different accounts of what the actual cost to put a parcel tax measure...

Original post made by Wanting facts on Mar. 23, 2009
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Apr 3, 2009 at 7:51 am | 1 comment | 1729 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Are breaks mandatory and how often it must be given to kids who work

Anyone out there know the rule/law regulating how an employer must give breaks to kids (teenagers)? That is how many hours...

Original post made by Hardworking Citizen on Jul. 2, 2009
Last comment by sorry but..., on Jul 6, 2009 at 11:30 pm | 7 comments | 1729 Views

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Globalists Will Not Give Up on Takeover of US Roads

By Mark Anderson AFP is continually monitoring the proposed North American Union. This not only involves the...

Original post made by mark on Sep. 4, 2009
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From Sweden: Wow! Cutting Taxes for Economic Growth...What a Concept!

As Pleasanton residents hover around the TV on Sunday to watch President Obama on FIVE programs (except FoxNews, which would...

Original post made by Carol on Sep. 19, 2009
Last comment by a reader, on Sep 22, 2009 at 12:24 pm | 34 comments | 1729 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

California's debt crises

I voted NO to higher taxes when I left the state. Thank God we only have 1 more year of tuition in the State system. ...

Original post made by Kangaroo on May. 15, 2012
Last comment by A Neighbor, on May 15, 2012 at 9:58 pm | 1 comment | 1729 Views
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Assemblyman proposes driving up housing costs to delight unions
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 1,214 views

“Give Me Liberty AND Give Me Death”?
By Tom Cushing | 5 comments | 354 views

My New Letter to President Trump
By Roz Rogoff | 5 comments | 210 views

 

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