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TEA PARTY MEMBERS MAKE RACIST STATEMENTS AT DEMONSTRATION ON 580 OVERPASS IN PLEASANTON (WITH VIDEO)

So you think Tea Party members are being unfairly targeted as racists? If that is the case, you need to take a look at...

Original post made by Zone 7 on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by mark, on Aug 5, 2010 at 1:54 am | 24 comments | 2186 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

'Dog Days of Summer' street party tonight

Tonight's First Wednesday Street Party's theme is "Dog Days of Summer" and the annual Pooch Parade will take as a part of...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on Aug 4, 2010 at 11:15 pm | 6 comments | 1667 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Why No One Invades Switzerland

This may be one reason why no one invades Switzerland. >>> http://www.brasschecktv.com/page/754.html BTW:...

Original post made by Peter on Aug. 2, 2010
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Aug 4, 2010 at 10:21 pm | 6 comments | 1170 Views

RESTAURANTS

Local Organic Foods

Does anyone know of any Tri-Valley restaurants that are using local/organic/seasonal produce and grass-fed/free-range/cage-free/humanely...

Original post made by Lynn P. on May. 29, 2010
Last comment by Drexl, on Aug 4, 2010 at 5:24 pm | 7 comments | 3658 Views

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Museum announces first Heritage Awards

Museum On Main has announced the first recipients of its new Heritage Awards, established earlier this year to recognize...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2010
Last comment by Jan Batcheller, on Aug 4, 2010 at 4:09 pm | 1 comment | 1851 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton neighborhoods to join in National Night Out festivities tonight

National Night Out is taking place tonight in Pleasanton neighborhoods that are holding block parties to raise crime awareness...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by Don't know about that, on Aug 4, 2010 at 1:53 pm | 10 comments | 1858 Views

AROUND TOWN

What's up with all the crows in town?

They are driving me crazy. The early morning squawking is worse than a rooster. Is this a seasonal thing here?...

Original post made by Wish I were a scarecrow on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Aug 4, 2010 at 7:00 am | 40 comments | 3344 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mayors on U.S. Water Council to meet here in October

Mayors from around the country will converge on Pleasanton in mid-October for a meeting of the Mayors Water Council to discuss...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by Mayor of what?, on Aug 3, 2010 at 10:27 pm | 6 comments | 1410 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Amazing Dreamcoat' opens at 2 p.m. today at Bankhead

The Tri-Valley Repertory Theatre will continue its production of "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" starting...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2010
Last comment by BIG FAN, on Aug 3, 2010 at 5:54 pm | 2 comments | 1616 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

"Reviving our Constitution"... a wonderful online video resource (a freebie too)

This is not likely covered in much detail in our local schools...nor is it required in most US colleges. If you have...

Original post made by Sara on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by Get Educated, on Aug 3, 2010 at 3:20 pm | 1 comment | 1439 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Haggerty honors fire fighters, sheriff's deputies at Fairgrounds rally

Alameda County Supervisor Scott Haggerty recognized three fire fighters from the Alameda County Fire Department and two deputies,...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by Rick, on Aug 3, 2010 at 3:08 pm | 1 comment | 1476 Views

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AC Transit drivers' union wins court order to block reduced-wage contract

A judge issued a preliminary injunction Monday against AC Transit overturning a new contract that the bus agency imposed...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by Publius, on Aug 3, 2010 at 1:46 pm | 5 comments | 1531 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

http://positivelypleasantonschools.org/

A friend sent me this. Interesting how the teachers say there is no political agenda. Really? This is not an attempt to promote...

Original post made by Amy on Jun. 5, 2010
Last comment by Critic, on Aug 2, 2010 at 11:07 pm | 72 comments | 3370 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Cook-Kallio to speak at Bar Association conference

Pleasanton City Councilwoman and Fremont high school government teacher Cheryl Cook-Kallio will be a panelist Thursday on...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2010
Last comment by anonymous, on Aug 2, 2010 at 10:41 pm | 4 comments | 1691 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School community examines the expulsion process

The Pleasanton school board, principals and vice principals from every school in the district met in June to discuss new...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2010
Last comment by emm, on Aug 2, 2010 at 2:14 pm | 33 comments | 2045 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 | 1856 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Cops go undercover to nab bike thief

A Pleasanton man has been charged with possession of stolen property after the victim of a bicycle theft went online and...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2010
Last comment by dchenk, on Aug 2, 2010 at 7:15 am | 15 comments | 3120 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART board takes another look at Oakland Airport connector

BART directors Thursday approved spending more of the transit agency's own money to finance the Oakland Airport Connector...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2010
Last comment by Wordpress Themes, on Aug 2, 2010 at 4:12 am | 3 comments | 1671 Views

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David Harmer: Golden Parachute Hypocrite (with video)

Watch this video to see why David “Used Car Salesman” Harmer is a golden parachute hypocrite. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FcqTCkMfTQg ...

Original post made by Xavier on Jul. 23, 2010
Last comment by qwicwted, on Aug 1, 2010 at 5:55 pm | 7 comments | 1420 Views

AROUND TOWN

Guest Opinion

We are among the nearly 100 current residents of Pleasanton who made deposits to secure a unit in the planned retirement...

Original post made on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by Commuter, on Aug 1, 2010 at 1:13 am | 6 comments | 1908 Views
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