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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Alameda County Board of Supervisors Redistricting Decision

Well, no big surprises out of the meeting today regarding Alameda County supervisorial redistricting. The proposal going...

Original post made by Billie on Jun. 28, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1692 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Cook-Kallio and ACAP

With ballots coming out and campaign mail filling our mailboxes and TV ad-space, I'm posting an updated version of my earlier...

Original post made by Billie on Oct. 3, 2016
Last comment by res1, on Oct 5, 2016 at 4:33 pm | 6 comments | 1185 Views

AROUND TOWN

PGS Rate Hike = 28%; Pleasanton Water Rate Hike = ?

PGS rates just increased 14%; when curbside recycling is implemented, should you opt for the larger garbage bin, your rate...

Original post made by Billie on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by Barney, on May 4, 2009 at 12:42 pm | 4 comments | 1865 Views

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Staples Ranch "Neighborhood Park"?

The Parks and Recreation Committee is meeting tomorrow evening (August 27, 2009) to discuss the Staples Ranch Neighborhood...

Original post made by Billie on Aug. 26, 2009
Last comment by Tango, on Aug 27, 2009 at 3:30 pm | 3 comments | 2089 Views

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East Pleasanton Specific Plan on Council Agenda 5/19/2015

The East Pleasanton Specific Plan (EPSP) in on the City Council Agenda for the 5/19/2015 meeting. Agenda: http://www.cityofpleasantonca.gov/gov/depts/clerk/meetings/current_council...

Original post made by Billie on May. 13, 2015
Last comment by John, on May 16, 2015 at 6:39 am | 9 comments | 1192 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

To the PW Forum Editors

Pleasanton Weekly, The initial thread on the article "Hosterman names City Council colleague Cook-Kallio as vice mayor,...

Original post made by Billie on Dec. 10, 2010
Last comment by Heavy Handed, on Dec 15, 2010 at 1:26 pm | 2 comments | 1816 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Beware of "IRS" SCAM call from 202-499-6435

I got a about noon from phone number 202-499-6435 [no calling name]. I didn't answer and the message left was a from a female...

Original post made by Billie on Nov. 25, 2014
Last comment by Damon, on Dec 3, 2014 at 9:02 am | 10 comments | 3427 Views

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Former President of Kottinger Ranch HOA Speaks Out

The debate over Measure D has created a rather polarized response in parts of Pleasanton. Since I was part of the group...

Original post made by Bing Hadley on Jun. 6, 2010
Last comment by forex robot, on Jun 8, 2010 at 11:21 pm | 40 comments | 4815 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Lots of police surrount an abandonned taxi on 4/6

Several police cars surrounded what looked like an abandonned taxi on Birch Creek Drive after 10:00 on 4/6. It was parked...

Original post made by Birch Creek Resident on Apr. 8, 2010
Last comment by Dave in Alaska, on Apr 17, 2010 at 7:53 am | 15 comments | 3588 Views

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Keeping Chickens in Pleasanton

I'm interested in getting some egg layers for our back yard. I know that we're not allowed to have any roosters (noisy at...

Original post made by Bird Brain on Jul. 28, 2009
Last comment by resident, on Jul 30, 2009 at 10:03 am | 12 comments | 5390 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Vandalism to Harvest Park library?

Does anyone have confirmed information on a vandalism attack of the Harvest Park library over Memorial Day weekend? The report...

Original post made by Birdland Resident on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by Interested Observer, on Jul 3, 2013 at 10:05 am | 76 comments | 7499 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

RV stopped IN the intersection of Valley and Greenwood

There was a very large RV stopped IN the intersection of Valley and Greenwood tonight from at least 7:30-8:10pm. Two police...

Original post made by Birdland Resident on Oct. 27, 2014
There are no comments yet. 794 Views

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Letter to the Editor about Women being left out of July 4, celebration

Cheers to Herman Lewis for noting that there was no mention of women in the military, nurses etc at the July 4, 2009 celebration...

Original post made by Bitsy on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by Karen, on Aug 5, 2009 at 8:00 pm | 2 comments | 1761 Views

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Kay Ayala campaigning on Walnut Grove property 5/27

Kay Ayala had to be told to get off school property this afternoon while she was carrying her big No on D sign just an example...

Original post made by bitsy on May. 27, 2010
Last comment by bitsy, on Jun 2, 2010 at 9:08 pm | 14 comments | 3506 Views

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Property Tax Bill

I was just paying my property tax bill (2nd installment due by April 10th) and noticed a charge for "Voter Approved Debt...

Original post made by BJ on Apr. 1, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Apr 3, 2009 at 3:49 pm | 24 comments | 3050 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

what was done and by whom at the CIA under the Bush administration, people are remaining tight-lipped

As you quite well know, Eric Prince, founder, President and CEO of Blackwater, is a Religious Christian Master Of War, with...

Original post made by Blackwater XE on Aug. 20, 2009
Last comment by I Agree, on Aug 21, 2009 at 5:31 pm | 15 comments | 1495 Views

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DUI checkpoint tonight on Santa Rita?

I heard there is a DUI checkpoint planned on Santa Rita tonight, near the freeway....Anyone know if this is true? Not a...

Original post made by Blah on Dec. 30, 2010
Last comment by Enzo, on Aug 21, 2012 at 12:20 am | 4 comments | 2028 Views

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Typical Democrat (an MSNBC Host) Disrespecting our Military

He can't bring it to himself to call a fallen military person who died for our freedom and our Country ... a hero. Typical...

Original post made by BlessOurTroops on May. 28, 2012
Last comment by Puke, on Jun 1, 2012 at 12:34 am | 11 comments | 1966 Views

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What blessings did you receive this week, month, year etc.

I have been totally blessed with a loving family and friends. This year we were blessed with my husband getting a job after...

Original post made by blessyou on Jan. 12, 2010
Last comment by Pat, West of Foothill, on Jan 20, 2010 at 8:42 pm | 1 comment | 1382 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parcel tax "is to perpetuate under achievement and to cover for poor decision making"

The Opinion Pleasanton website states that " Rather than cut spending to cover the shortages and to increase a rainy day...

Original post made by Blogger on Apr. 28, 2009
Last comment by Russell, on Apr 30, 2009 at 9:49 pm | 11 comments | 2280 Views
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A tax grab that likely goes no where
By Tim Hunt | 1 comment | 595 views

Nominations due Monday for TV30’s Tri-Valley ‘Coach of the Year’ award
By Jeb Bing | 0 comments | 185 views

 

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