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Tolls could rise another $1 on Bay Area bridges to pay for more seismic retrofits

The possibility of increasing tolls by $1 on all seven state-owned bridges in the Bay Area next July and an end to a free...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by How do you tell if a politician is lying?, on Oct 20, 2009 at 11:19 am | 1 comment | 1668 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

History Repeats Itself - Deja Vu Anybody?

While cleaning house, I found this letter... how naive the writer was to think a worse time could not come! 27 Jan 2003 Pleasanton...

Original post made by John Adams on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on Apr 4, 2009 at 6:36 pm | 3 comments | 1667 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Big jump in CORE fundraising

The Community OutReach for Education (Core) campaign had a big bump in its fundraising numbers over the last week or so,...

Original post made on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by Dark Corners of Town, on May 5, 2010 at 10:31 pm | 8 comments | 1667 Views

AROUND TOWN

Antique and Collectible Street Faire on Sunday

The semi-annual Pleasanton Downtown Association Antique and Collectible Street Faire is back and will be held from 8 a.m.-4...

Original post made on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by Shirley, on May 28, 2010 at 8:25 am | 1 comment | 1667 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alameda Fairgrounds activities this weekend

Multiple RV dealers will show hundreds of manufacturers and lines at the 16th annual fall RV Show and Sale from Sept. 24-Oct....

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by tim, on Sep 24, 2010 at 8:32 am | 1 comment | 1667 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Band at Sea with Pirates' free concert

Pleasanton Community Band will present "Band at Sea with Pirates" concert at 2 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 14, at the Firehouse Arts...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2010
Last comment by Bud Engel, on Nov 12, 2010 at 8:20 am | 1 comment | 1667 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Opinion: Who wants Oakland to control our electric power?

Bruce Jensen and Tom Kelly probably regret that their first stop in promoting a county-run electric system to compete with...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2016
Last comment by ScrameNeen, on Oct 16, 2016 at 3:56 pm | 4 comments | 1667 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teacher Tantrum Caught on Film by Student

A Tennessee math teacher became violent in the classroom and a student filmed it (it's on YouTube). There have been some...

Original post made by Sydney on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by Karen, on Oct 13, 2010 at 11:52 pm | 5 comments | 1666 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Happy Now?

Happy Now? Healthy Families Cuts Leave Nearly 3,000 Children a Day Without Access to Health Coverage Yesterday, California's...

Original post made by Ugly on Jul. 31, 2009
Last comment by Annette, on Aug 2, 2009 at 9:33 pm | 14 comments | 1666 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Sponsors defend Prop. 8 initiative in federal trial

Sponsors of Proposition 8 presented their first witness in defense of the voter initiative in federal court in San Francisco...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 27, 2010 at 12:15 pm | 22 comments | 1666 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Whitman continues her double faced lies.

California's Republican gubernatorial candidate, Meg Whitman, is getting hit from all sides today on immigration-- not just...

Original post made by Chet on Sep. 30, 2010
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:02 pm | 15 comments | 1666 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama's Position on Zakat

What is "zakat," you ask? link >>> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pQG8PIqLp7k McNerney enables Obama enable...

Original post made by Brian on Oct. 4, 2010
Last comment by Me Too, on Oct 4, 2010 at 9:21 pm | 3 comments | 1666 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gov. Brown - CalPERS is a Ponzt Scheme

"Brown was particularly bothered by a contention in a report by the California Public Employees’ Retirement System that...

Original post made by Arnold on Dec. 2, 2011
Last comment by watching pensions, on Dec 5, 2011 at 9:29 am | 3 comments | 1666 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Parenting Profain Children

I was just now verbally assaulted, at Tawny Park, by a teenage girl riding by in the passenger seat of a new style light...

Original post made by Kimberly Croddy on Dec. 30, 2011
Last comment by Tam, on Jan 2, 2012 at 6:53 pm | 10 comments | 1666 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bank held up at gunpoint, says witness

A masked, gun-wielding man held up Comerica Bank on Crow Canyon Place in San Ramon on Thursday, according to police and a...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2011
Last comment by Gil, on Aug 7, 2011 at 11:22 am | 11 comments | 1666 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

ValleyCare expands neonatal unit

In a move it says will help keep more babies under care in Pleasanton, ValleyCare Health System has collaborated with UCSF...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2011
Last comment by Eliza Winters, on Aug 17, 2011 at 8:36 am | 1 comment | 1666 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

BANG!

Did anyone hear a bang last night in the vintage hills area. It was just one pop but it was loud!...

Original post made by Paul on Nov. 27, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Jan 29, 2010 at 12:52 am | 2 comments | 1666 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

S.F.'s Sanctuary City policy questioned in wake of Pleasanton woman's death

San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi is urging San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and the Board of Supervisors to hold a hearing...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2015
Last comment by A Neighbor, on Jul 17, 2015 at 3:36 pm | 2 comments | 1666 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why can't pleasantonparceltaxinfo add or subtract?

They have a headline called "BREAKING NEWS - Federal Stimulus to Avert Cuts" but fail to mention the additional $6.8 - $9...

Original post made by Still waiting on May. 29, 2009
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on May 29, 2009 at 9:35 pm | 7 comments | 1665 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Lifeguards make over $100,000

Not only do the lifeguards in Newport Beach make between $100,000 and $200,000 per year but they are also members of the...

Original post made by Rita on May. 20, 2011
Last comment by Teach Part Time, on May 22, 2011 at 9:35 pm | 23 comments | 1665 Views
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