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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 | 1869 Views

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Movie Review

Christopher Guest knows a good spoof when he sees one. Unfortunately he's seeing them in every conceivable nook and cranny,...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by , on Oct 22, 2009 at 10:38 am | 1 comment | 1869 Views

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BART to offer free tickets to military on leave from Iraq, Afghanistan

Beginning in 2010, BART will offer free $50 tickets to active duty military personnel who are in the Bay Area on leave from...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 30, 2009 at 6:24 pm | 6 comments | 1869 Views

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'Walk to School' days start tomorrow at selected Pleasanton elementary schools

Pleasanton elementary schools will be joining hundreds of schools throughout the country by participating in the International...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by William Turner, on Oct 7, 2010 at 10:17 am | 10 comments | 1869 Views

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Cal State East Bay, other state universities, hiking student fees 15% next fall

Officials at California State University have received approval to hike tuition fees a total of 15 percent by fall 2011,...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2010
Last comment by Pympster, on May 11, 2011 at 10:56 am | 7 comments | 1869 Views

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Britney Spears concert draws thousands, plus other news in round-up of Monday stories from around the Bay

Screaming teens, drag queens, and throngs of dedicated fans poured into downtown San Francisco Sunday to see pop singer Britney...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2011
Last comment by To Emily, on Mar 28, 2011 at 10:33 pm | 3 comments | 1869 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Vranesh haring started yesterday?

Anyone know if the Jon Vranesh hearing started yesterday?...

Original post made by Helen on Feb. 18, 2015
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 15, 2015 at 9:43 am | 7 comments | 1868 Views

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Biden admits american people are being scammed by the stimulus

http://www.politifact.com/truth-o-meter/statements/2009/jun/08/john-boehner/boehner-claims-biden-said-stimulus-scamming-americ/...

Original post made by Pablo on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by AL, on Jun 17, 2009 at 10:09 am | 4 comments | 1868 Views

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Pleasanton considering eliminating class-size reductions, teaching and administrative positions

Pleasanton School Supt. John Casey warned yesterday that the state's growing deficit problems could force the district...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2009
Last comment by Jon, on Jan 18, 2009 at 11:55 am | 5 comments | 1868 Views

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BART fares to rise by 6.1% July 1 with $2.50 hike in airport surcharge

BART directors voted Thursday to increase fares on July 1, but by less than the 10-percent level originally recommended by...

Original post made on May. 29, 2009
Last comment by ally, on May 31, 2009 at 4:22 pm | 4 comments | 1868 Views

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Pleasanton council to consider employee contract, affordable homes in Hacienda at tonight's meeting

The Pleasanton City Council will decide tonight if it wants to proceed on signing a two-year contract with the union representing...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2011
Last comment by Upset, on Feb 15, 2011 at 9:10 pm | 4 comments | 1868 Views

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Police log: Forged credit card leads to mall arrest

An attempt to use a bogus credit card at a jewelry store in Stoneridge Shopping Center led to the arrest of a Hayward woman...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Jul 29, 2011 at 3:32 pm | 1 comment | 1868 Views

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Sizzling Saturdays extended through September

Sizzling Saturdays, the Pleasanton Downtown Association's summer program of special hours and offers, was so popular during...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 1, 2011 at 12:57 pm | 4 comments | 1868 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Quo Warranto, Mr. Kernan?

Here's an official California Attorney General opinion on another instance of a school district trustee who failed to retain...

Original post made by Stacey on Dec. 26, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Dec 28, 2009 at 2:16 pm | 23 comments | 1867 Views

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Our own terrorist training camps here in the U.S.A.

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Federal authorities have charged seven men in North Carolina with supporting terrorism and conspiracy...

Original post made by Amy on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by john, on Jul 27, 2009 at 9:39 pm | 3 comments | 1867 Views

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Character appreciation

When it comes to setting goals, the people of Pleasanton often refer back to the basics that have helped shape this community...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Mar 2, 2010 at 3:07 pm | 11 comments | 1867 Views

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Jeff Bordes to present jazzy soulful Christmas program Saturday

With the spirit of Christmas, jazz trumpeter Jeff Bordes will present a holiday celebration of New Orleans swing band and...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2011
Last comment by Howard Neely, on Dec 5, 2011 at 11:01 am | 2 comments | 1867 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Please Remember to Use Gun Lockers in Your Home

Such a tragedy recently. ...

Original post made by Stan on Apr. 29, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1866 Views

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THE HISTORY OF THE PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

I have recently discovered some interesting facts about the Pledge of Allegiance (please note that it was written by a SOCIALIST):...

Original post made by Miguel on Mar. 18, 2010
Last comment by Hifi, on Mar 27, 2010 at 11:08 pm | 6 comments | 1866 Views

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8 UC protestors in Santa Rita jail awaiting DA's review

The Alameda County District Attorney's Office is still reviewing evidence against protesters who were arrested in connection...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2009
Last comment by john, on Dec 16, 2009 at 8:34 am | 5 comments | 1866 Views
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Sound and Fury over Vile and Slur-ry
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New state housing requirements could affect Pleasanton
By Jeb Bing | 6 comments | 554 views