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Fraser to retire as Pleasanton police chief

Police Chief Michael Fraser will retire Nov. 12 as head of the Pleasanton Police Department after 30 years on the job, including...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by captain, on Oct 31, 2010 at 2:26 am | 6 comments | 1942 Views

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Follow Pleasanton's lead: disband redevelopment agencies

With the current still-sluggish economy and the city's concern over unfunded pension liabilities, Pleasanton can be glad...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2011
Last comment by Arroyo, on Jan 25, 2011 at 4:07 pm | 3 comments | 1942 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Compelling Film Opening Fri., 6/26: "The Stoning of Soraya"

This Friday the film "The Stoning of Soraya" will open in selected cities around the country. Given the current events in...

Original post made by MaryAnn on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 24, 2009 at 7:17 pm | 2 comments | 1941 Views

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Educators on march across state for better school funding

Two Bay Area educators have embarked on a 260-mile, 48-day march across the state to advocate for reinvestment in public...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2010
Last comment by What we really need, on Mar 11, 2010 at 10:55 am | 15 comments | 1941 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

New Obama Slogan Has Deep Ties to Marxism, Socialism, Communism

Hard to deny this. Many Communist and radical publications and entities throughout the 19th and 20th centuries had the...

Original post made by RealMeaning of Change on Apr. 30, 2012
Last comment by MePartyPatriot, on May 1, 2012 at 3:20 pm | 5 comments | 1941 Views

AROUND TOWN

Schwarzenegger sets March 30 as day to honor Vietnam vets

Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has joined Assemblyman Paul Cook (R-Yucca Valley) at the Twentynine Palms Marine Base to sign...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2009
Last comment by Julie Nickels Schau, on Feb 5, 2010 at 10:56 am | 5 comments | 1941 Views

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City planners OK rezoning 19 more acres in Hacienda Business Park for housing

The Pleasanton Planning Commission has recommended that two large commercially-zoned properties in Hacienda Business Park...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by Keep asking Good Questions, on Oct 19, 2009 at 5:35 pm | 10 comments | 1941 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

State park advocates argue against proposed cuts, closings

Advocates of California's state park system packed a budget conference committee meeting in Sacramento this week to argue...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by john, on Jun 9, 2009 at 11:02 pm | 3 comments | 1941 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Legislator wants state's death penalty replaced with 'permanent imprisonment'

State Sen. Loni Hancock (D-Oakland) introduced legislation Monday that would replace the death penalty in California with...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2011
Last comment by Merlin, on Jun 29, 2011 at 6:27 am | 6 comments | 1941 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board to hear final report on cash-out refinancings tonight

The Pleasanton school board tonight will get its long-awaited report on cash-out financing done by the district in the mid-2000s. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2011
Last comment by Jimbob, on Sep 14, 2011 at 1:10 am | 12 comments | 1941 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tomato planting time

Growing your own tomatoes can save money but, even better, your own garden can supply you with tasty produce. As the warm...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by Cornell, on Mar 30, 2012 at 4:43 pm | 2 comments | 1941 Views

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Remembering Pearl Harbor today, 75th anniversary of attack

Pleasanton's new and majestic Veterans Memorial atop the hill at Pioneer Cemetery was dedicated last month in time to be...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2016
Last comment by Elderly, on Dec 8, 2016 at 9:00 am | 10 comments | 1941 Views

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Mr. McNerney, We're Watching Your Vote on "Cut, Cap & Balance" this coming Tuesday

Mr. McNerney, are you at all serious about improving America's economy, and reducing our enormous debt? We will be watching...

Original post made by ConservatismWorks on Jul. 16, 2011
Last comment by Greg, on Jul 19, 2011 at 11:19 am | 5 comments | 1940 Views

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Huntsman

It is sad that someone like Huntsman, who is a highly intelligent,experienced moderate conservative, gets zero respect.He...

Original post made by hoops on Jan. 9, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 11, 2012 at 10:38 am | 10 comments | 1940 Views

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Republicans in Pleasanton are Red, White and Blue!

Redneck, white trash, and blue collar!...

Original post made by Observer on Jul. 11, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 15, 2009 at 1:24 pm | 12 comments | 1940 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Illegal jurors??

If jurors are chosen by driver's license info [among other ways] and if an illegal alien has a driver's license... what happens...

Original post made by unclehomerr.. on Feb. 22, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 23, 2010 at 11:44 am | 9 comments | 1940 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Parent Project' helps with teen years

Calling all parents with troubled teens: There is light at the end of the tunnel. So says Teresa LeMay, who is teaching an...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by Yes, on Sep 28, 2010 at 9:16 pm | 3 comments | 1939 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

9-year-old takes home top prize in downtown pumpkin carving contest

Taylor Potter, 9, took home top honors Saturday at the annual pumpkin carving contest sponsored by downtown Pleasanton merchants. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2010
Last comment by katie, on Nov 10, 2010 at 8:14 pm | 3 comments | 1939 Views

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**Garage/Bake Sale 2 Benefit Breast Cancer**

Please come by! We have a variety of items in great condition as well as baked goods & refreshments for sale! ALL FOR A GREAT...

Original post made by PtownMommy on May. 8, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1939 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CTA unanimously denounces the Vergara vs. CA lawsuit

In late March the delegates from the California Teachers' Association (that's "teachers' union" to you non-teachers, one...

Original post made by Registered Joe on Apr. 25, 2014
Last comment by The Rest of the Bunch are Good Apples, on Apr 28, 2014 at 1:41 pm | 9 comments | 1938 Views
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