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Fighter Jets Flyovers

Anyone have any idea what was up with the fighter yets this afternoon (Sunday 9/19 about 1:30) that were circling the south...

Original post made by JS on Sep. 19, 2010
Last comment by Tin Man, on Sep 20, 2010 at 10:07 am | 2 comments | 1536 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1979 Views

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Candidates disagree on local government's direction

Candidates for mayor and City Council sparred Tuesday over the question about the direction of the municipal government in...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Patriot, on Sep 20, 2010 at 8:36 am | 50 comments | 3259 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Teen driving to be discussed Thursday at town hall meeting

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's statistics have motivated Pleasanton police to hold a town hall meeting...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2007
Last comment by maartjekogel, on Sep 20, 2010 at 1:10 am | 4 comments | 4112 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

No evidence that McNerney understands and follows the US Constitution

To Chet (a PR rep for McNerney), In an earlier posting, you stated that... "It is one of our Congressman Jerry McNerney...

Original post made by Paul on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Sep 19, 2010 at 10:44 pm | 8 comments | 1403 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Save the Tassajara Valley from Urban Development

Letter to the Editor We are at a cross-road in San Ramon’s future Fifteen years ago the Tassajara Valley would...

Original post made by Jim Gibbon on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Gunslinger, on Sep 19, 2010 at 6:29 pm | 4 comments | 1414 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Firehouse Arts Center opens tonight

The city's stunning, new $10 million Firehouse Arts Center opens tonight with a sold-out, $125-a-ticket launch party sponsored...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by Nurse Shark, on Sep 19, 2010 at 10:35 am | 16 comments | 2299 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

L.A. law firm hired to defend Pleasanton against Oak Grove lawsuit

Fresh off a settlement agreement that cost taxpayers nearly $2.5 million in legal fees, the city of Pleasanton is back in...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Sep 19, 2010 at 9:14 am | 44 comments | 3991 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Pope sincere?

The Pope recently stated: "I think of the immense suffering caused by the abuse of children, especially within the church...

Original post made by Concerned Former Catholic on Sep. 18, 2010
Last comment by Lourdes, on Sep 18, 2010 at 11:14 pm | 1 comment | 1355 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Stunning Video: Public School Field Trip Results in Islamic Indoctrination

Is this also happening in PUSD schools? (Tho I live in Pleasanton, I do not have children in PUSD schools, so I don't know...

Original post made by Ruth on Sep. 18, 2010
Last comment by Buffy, on Sep 18, 2010 at 11:07 pm | 2 comments | 1534 Views

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Know a good hair color person?

Ladies: I have been to a number of hairdressers over the years, and no one seems to get it right. It always comes out dark...

Original post made by Lee on Aug. 10, 2010
Last comment by Nicole, on Sep 18, 2010 at 1:34 pm | 8 comments | 1505 Views

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Fire Department names new chief

The Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Department has named James Miguel as its new fire chief, to begin July 6. Miguel has 27 years...

Original post made on May. 26, 2010
Last comment by Dave Caldwell, on Sep 18, 2010 at 11:42 am | 15 comments | 2371 Views

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Neighbors geting new roof

There must be a government program for roof replacement. These people don't spend their own money unless it is subsidized...

Original post made by Voodoo on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by voodoo, on Sep 17, 2010 at 10:58 pm | 7 comments | 1506 Views

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Rep. Jerry McNerney Keeping the money?

CA-11 Rep Jerry McNerney has taken donations from Craig Newmark, whose Craigslist classified ad website profited in part...

Original post made by jimf01 on Sep. 15, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Sep 17, 2010 at 9:42 pm | 10 comments | 1304 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Boxer, Feinstein call on federal agency to inspect California pipelines

California's senators urged a federal agency Monday to immediately order inspections of interstate natural gas pipelines...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on Sep 17, 2010 at 9:30 pm | 4 comments | 1723 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton schools perform well in state testing

Pleasanton schools did well on the state's Academic Performance Index (API) tests, but some areas still need work, according...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by angela reiswig, on Sep 17, 2010 at 5:30 pm | 2 comments | 1761 Views

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See an American Recovery Act Roadsign? Take a pic and send it in!

We've all seen them. These roadsigns are pure propaganda, incredibly wasteful of your tax dollars and mine, and are actually...

Original post made by Paul on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on Sep 17, 2010 at 3:43 pm | 11 comments | 1642 Views

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More on the Swine Flu Situation

Here is more information on the swinw flew situation. We are being updated on the plans at valley care. WHO official predicts...

Original post made by Another RN on Aug. 24, 2009
Last comment by TWEFESMORSE, on Sep 17, 2010 at 1:59 pm | 10 comments | 2466 Views

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Lost Dog Sited

Border Collie-like dog with a grey eye seen running down Kamp towards Mohr 1:30 PM today. Hope he/she was on its way home. ...

Original post made by Mike on Sep. 17, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1506 Views

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Harvest Festival opens tomorrow at Fairgrounds

The Pleasanton Harvest Festival opens tomorrow at the Alameda County Fairgrounds for a three-day run. Read the full story...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Gary Palmatier, on Sep 17, 2010 at 1:19 pm | 2 comments | 1844 Views
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GE's re-organization reaches San Ramon digital headquarters
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New state housing requirements could affect Pleasanton
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