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Prop. 16: Will it 'stifle' democratic process or let 'voters decide' public electricity proposals?

Arguments continued this week before the California Public Utilities Commission hearings on an initiative that would require...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2010
Last comment by TheRestOfTheStory, on Apr 3, 2010 at 5:24 pm | 6 comments | 1120 Views

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Basic Religion Test Stumps Many Americans

Basic Religion Test Stumps Many Americans By LAURIE GOODSTEIN Published: September 28, 2010 The New York Times Researchers...

Original post made by Laurie on Oct. 3, 2010
Last comment by Kevin, on Oct 5, 2010 at 10:56 am | 10 comments | 1120 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 | 1120 Views

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Brown-Out in Plesanton?

We live in the Fairlands neighborhood. My neighbor and I experienced what we believe was a PG&E brown-out. Did anyone...

Original post made by Michael on Jul. 27, 2011
Last comment by elec car ??, on Jul 27, 2011 at 2:52 pm | 1 comment | 1120 Views

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Second library for our side of town

When I was growing up, I remember always enjoying more than one library in most cosmopolitan cities wherever I have lived....

Original post made by Paulette Kenyon on Oct. 15, 2011
Last comment by lazzboy, on Oct 21, 2011 at 11:59 pm | 10 comments | 1120 Views

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Public hearings planned on AC Transit bid to cut service 15%

Faced with a deficit that could grow to as much as $57 million by the end of the current fiscal year, the Alameda-Contra...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2009
Last comment by Fred, on Sep 13, 2009 at 8:56 pm | 1 comment | 1119 Views

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CHP issues nearly 200 tickets on Bay Bridge S-curve over weekend

The California Highway Patrol issued nearly 200 citations, mostly for speeding, as officers saturated the Bay Bridge's S-curve...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Nov 20, 2009 at 12:23 am | 6 comments | 1119 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Blood drives held in biggest time of need

Whether it be because of illness or travel, donating blood isn't very popular in winter or the summer. This is of concern...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2010
Last comment by Barnton, on Feb 22, 2010 at 4:56 pm | 4 comments | 1119 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Want to appeal your tax assessment? Go online

Beginning Thursday, Alameda County will offer a new online application process for assessment appeals applications. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2010
Last comment by Rick, on Jun 29, 2010 at 4:49 pm | 1 comment | 1119 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Fall Festival will be held downtown tomorrow

Pleasanton's second annual Fall Festival will be held tomorrow from 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 30, in downtown Pleasanton....

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by kathy felton, on Oct 30, 2010 at 11:53 am | 2 comments | 1119 Views

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Children's Scrabble tournament set for Jan. 3

Pleasanton Public Library will host a children's winter vacation Scrabble tournament with check-in at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Jan....

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2011
Last comment by Kathi H, on Dec 20, 2011 at 8:18 pm | 1 comment | 1119 Views

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Five Easy Ways to Lower Your Energy Bills This Winter

Winter is approaching, and it may have Pleasanton residents wondering what they can do to keep their homes warm while avoiding...

Original post made by Jessica Lee for StopWaste on Dec. 5, 2013
Last comment by Right, on Dec 16, 2013 at 8:42 pm | 10 comments | 1119 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

In light of Shane and others taking their own lives-our soldiers

In light of Shane and others taking their own lives, please take a few minutes and put yourself in the battle, to see, hear...

Original post made by Soldier on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Jane, on Aug 12, 2009 at 12:18 pm | 6 comments | 1118 Views

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Explaining 911 to a Muslim Child

As a Muslim, I though this was a good article in regard to life as a Mulim family in America, post 9/11: Explaining 9/11...

Original post made by Muslim on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by mary, on Sep 14, 2009 at 9:08 am | 2 comments | 1118 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Employees protest decision to close Superior, other state courts one day a month

Court workers from throughout the Bay Area expressed frustration at a rally in San Francisco Wednesday over a decision by...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Sep 18, 2009 at 2:55 am | 6 comments | 1118 Views

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Severe storm warnings for parts of Bay Area, but with less local impact

Although rain showers are expected to remain steady but light in Pleasanton and the Tri-Valley, other parts of the Bay Area...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 13, 2009 at 4:07 pm | 4 comments | 1118 Views

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Animal Lover's Boutique

Help Tri-Valley animals while shopping for unique gifts for people and pets, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 7, Feline Medical...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 6, 2009 at 3:29 pm | 2 comments | 1118 Views

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If it's Tuesday, it must be another Oak Grove debate

Over the last couple of years, a regular contingent of opponents to the proposed 51-home development above Kottinger Ranch...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2010
Last comment by justwondering, on Apr 26, 2010 at 11:46 am | 14 comments | 1118 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

"Yes We Can!" ... Party ... While the Rest of America Can Eat Tarballs!

Party On, Obama and Michelle! Go with your strengths...which are Partying and Vacationing! Did you know the WH has averaged...

Original post made by Ordinary American on Jun. 7, 2010
Last comment by SteveP, on Jun 9, 2010 at 9:49 am | 24 comments | 1118 Views

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So the Family Cat Becomes Coyote Dinner

I have to wonder just how the coyote opened the door and got into that house to grab the cat. Oh, you left your cat outside...

Original post made by respect my property on Mar. 30, 2011
Last comment by Lame, on Mar 30, 2011 at 11:09 am | 3 comments | 1118 Views
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