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It truly saddens me to see that our federal government is at the brink of another shutdown yet AGAIN due to our dysfunctional...

Original post made by Horace Townsend on Jan. 19, 2018
Last comment by Voter, on Jan 22, 2018 at 7:06 pm | 31 comments | 577 Views

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State officials discuss rules, fees for cannabis businesses at county summit

With Monday set as the start date for legal sales of recreational marijuana in California, dozens of current and potential...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2017
Last comment by Mf, on Dec 28, 2017 at 11:54 am | 1 comment | 1021 Views

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Democrats just voted against children with disabilities...

Shame on those democrats. They claim that they are "all about the children." Hogwash! In the recent tax bill before...

Original post made by Parent of disabled child on Dec. 22, 2017
There are no comments yet. 165 Views

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Pleasanton police looking for suspects in assault

The Pleasanton Police Department is asking for the public's help in finding three suspects who they say recently assaulted...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2017
Last comment by Stating the Obvious, on Dec 18, 2017 at 12:13 pm | 6 comments | 3696 Views

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Swalwell holding last town hall of year Saturday

Local U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) will host his last town hall of the year this Saturday in San Ramon, an event that...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent , on Dec 1, 2017 at 11:04 pm | 9 comments | 2034 Views

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PPD awarded grant for traffic enforcement, crash prevention

The Pleasanton Police Department has been awarded a grant for a year-long special enforcement and awareness program geared...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2017
Last comment by lessismore, on Nov 8, 2017 at 10:31 am | 6 comments | 1380 Views

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$36,000 Award: Nominate Young Jewish Leaders Making a Difference in Their Communities

Do you know a teen with a passion for making the world a better place? The Diller Teen Tikkun Olam Awards are seeking nominations...

Original post made by King + Company on Oct. 23, 2017
Last comment by no name chosen, on Oct 24, 2017 at 10:21 am | 1 comment | 211 Views

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Rotary reaches out on World Polio Day

Rotary members in Pleasanton and throughout the Tri-Valley are among the millions reaching out on World Polio Day next Tuesday...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2017
Last comment by Rick, on Oct 19, 2017 at 11:17 am | 1 comment | 658 Views

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Announcing the 2017 Tri-Valley Heroes

Nine individuals have been named "Tri-Valley Heroes" in the Pleasanton Weekly and DanvilleSanRamon.com's sixth annual awards...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2017
Last comment by ada, on Oct 5, 2017 at 11:11 am | 1 comment | 3166 Views

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Backpacking the globe: Family of five sets out for worldwide adventure

The Swenson family of five will soon don their backpacks and take off for Beijing, the first stop in a year-long quest to...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2017
Last comment by Sian, on Sep 29, 2017 at 11:52 am | 3 comments | 4697 Views

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Did Barbara Bush Really Say That?

I just read this today, and I thought it was a joke. Unforunately, it's not. Barbara Bush actually said, on March...

Original post made by Taylor on Feb. 23, 2008
Last comment by pre-judge , on Sep 28, 2017 at 9:17 am | 14 comments | 8895 Views

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Only 2 Days Left to Comment on the BART/Livermore Proposal to Build Elevated Tracks Over Staples Ranch

While I have long been in support of this particular extension, I am concerned that most of the proposed routes do not follow...

Original post made by Billie on Jan. 19, 2010
Last comment by pyramid game, on Sep 28, 2017 at 2:17 am | 17 comments | 2738 Views

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Independent analysis reveals city subsidies for Costco a bad deal

PLEASANTON CITIZENS FOR RESPONSIBLE GROWTH PRESS RELEASE SEPTEMBER 15, 2017 INDEPENDENT ANALYSIS REVEALS CITY SUBSIDIES...

Original post made by Matt Sullivan on Sep. 15, 2017
Last comment by June, on Sep 19, 2017 at 12:40 pm | 17 comments | 984 Views

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Opinion: Time to defeat a bad bill on bridge tolls

It is unusual to see a federal official weigh in on actions being taken in Sacramento, but Congressman Mark DeSaulnier felt...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2017
Last comment by Angry driver, on Sep 14, 2017 at 4:34 pm | 2 comments | 1207 Views

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17 measures to consider on November ballot

Brace yourself! The sample ballots you'll receive in the mail starting Oct. 10 will have much more than just the candidates...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2017
Last comment by , on Sep 5, 2017 at 11:47 pm | 3 comments | 1255 Views

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Watchdog group OKs Measure B, BB expenditures

An independent watchdog committee (IWC) reported Tuesday that tax dollars from Measure B and Measure BB transportation funds...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2017
Last comment by , on Sep 5, 2017 at 11:58 am | 3 comments | 1392 Views

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President signs Swalwell's bipartisan bill to speed up DNA testing

President Donald Trump has signed bipartisan legislation co-sponsored by Pleasanton's Congressman Eric Swalwell that's aimed...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2017
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Aug 29, 2017 at 10:56 am | 2 comments | 1884 Views

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County sheriff's spokesman apologizes for accidental retweet of white nationalist video

An Alameda County sheriff's spokesman apologized Tuesday morning for what he said was an accidental retweet Monday night...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2017
Last comment by Tim, on Aug 15, 2017 at 10:14 am | 1 comment | 1350 Views

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Seven arrested after fair fight

Authorities arrested seven juveniles after a fight in the carnival midway area of the Alameda County Fair early Fourth of...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2017
Last comment by Jake Waters, on Jul 7, 2017 at 9:38 am | 6 comments | 3417 Views

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Kate's Law: House passes bill inspired by shooting death of Kate Steinle

The U.S. House of Representatives has passed "Kate's Law," a bill inspired by the shooting death of Pleasanton native Kate...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2017
Last comment by Jake Waters, on Jun 30, 2017 at 8:51 pm | 9 comments | 3662 Views
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Salami, Salami … Baloney
By Tom Cushing | 28 comments | 826 views

Holiday Fund raises $70,000 for 12 Tri-Valley nonprofits
By Jeb Bing | 0 comments | 145 views