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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Taxpayers NOW in the USED car business

What next? First we become the proud owners of the new car industry. Now the USED car indusrty? House passes 'cash...

Original post made by Max on Jun. 9, 2009
Last comment by stupid is as stuid does, on Jun 10, 2009 at 6:55 pm | 3 comments | 1987 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

This Website Has Been Taken Over

Just an observation... This website used to be primarily about local issues. When Bush was in office, there was hardly...

Original post made by Stacey on Jun. 17, 2009
Last comment by sheerluck_holmes, on Jun 20, 2009 at 3:21 pm | 21 comments | 1987 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Ban 4th of July Parades!

These parades are just conservative-supporting, Right Wing, pro-American displays...and are not reflective of Democrat principles! Article...

Original post made by ! on Jun. 30, 2011
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Jul 5, 2011 at 8:51 am | 7 comments | 1987 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Who Is Chuck Hagel, Really?

Opponents of Secretary of Defense nominee Chuck Hagel are fuming in the aftermath of sloppy work by their allies that has...

Original post made by Take Back This Nation on Feb. 20, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 15, 2013 at 3:15 pm | 6 comments | 1987 Views

AROUND TOWN

Actresses Wanted for The Vagina Monologues

Auditions for Tri-Valley Haven's fourth annual production of the Vagina Monologues are from 1 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 9 p.m. Nov....

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by Mulva, on Nov 19, 2009 at 2:07 pm | 27 comments | 1987 Views

AROUND TOWN

Is Pete Stark the type of person you want representing you?

Read in the local "Independent" that they were supporting Pete Stark in his bid for reelection to Congress. Iā€™m shocked...

Original post made by Dave on May. 18, 2012
Last comment by Never did ! ! ! !, on May 20, 2012 at 5:21 pm | 5 comments | 1987 Views

AROUND TOWN

AM I THE ONLY ONE BOTHERED BY VALLEY AVENUE PAVEMENT

I see the streets being fixed all over town when there is a few cracks. What happened to Valley Avenue near the Stanley...

Original post made by david on Jul. 2, 2012
Last comment by frank, on Jul 3, 2012 at 4:43 pm | 9 comments | 1987 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Cafe Tapioca opens in the Rose Pavilion

Cafe Tapioca, a 1,200square-foot refreshment center, has opened in the Rose Pavilion Shopping Center, which is located at...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2010
Last comment by Wilson, on Sep 11, 2010 at 3:02 pm | 9 comments | 1987 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

WaMu Bank robbed on Main Street

Washington Mutual's branch bank at 561 Main St. was robbed on Thursday afternoon by a man using a note who then fled on foot,...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2008
Last comment by mac, on Nov 1, 2008 at 8:33 am | 2 comments | 1987 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Contract negotiations on tonight's Pleasanton school district agenda

People may get their first chance to hear where things stand in contract negotiations between the school district and the...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2011
Last comment by comment, on Feb 9, 2011 at 9:31 pm | 12 comments | 1986 Views

AROUND TOWN

Avoid Rynck

Had a bad experience with them. They are more concerned with making the next sale rather than spending time servicing customers...

Original post made by Joe on Mar. 30, 2010
Last comment by RyNck thread gone?, on Jan 17, 2013 at 9:51 am | 17 comments | 1986 Views

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Oakland searching for new police chief after Jordan announces he's stepping down

Oakland city leaders are launching a nationwide search for a new police chief following the surprise announcement by Chief...

Original post made on May. 13, 2013
Last comment by from oakland, on May 13, 2013 at 5:47 pm | 3 comments | 1986 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

McNerney plans 3rd annual 'Holiday cards for our troops' program

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) has announced his third-annual "Holiday Cards for Our Troops" program in honor...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2009
Last comment by Arroyo, on Nov 13, 2009 at 12:40 pm | 20 comments | 1986 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Clutterless Self Help Group meets on Mondays

Overwhelmed by clutter? Learn how to deal with it by attending this support group, which meets from 7-8:30 p.m., every Monday,...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2011
Last comment by ClutterLess Meets Tonight, on Apr 18, 2011 at 11:09 am | 1 comment | 1986 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bay Area News Group combines its newspapers into 2 publications

The Bay Area News Group announced Tuesday that it is combining its daily newspapers in the East Bay, Silicon Valley and on...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2016
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Mar 1, 2016 at 6:24 pm | 1 comment | 1986 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Summer Wine Stroll set for tomorrow downtown

The Pleasanton Downtown Association's Summer Wine Stroll is set for 5-8 p.m. tomorrow, during which more than 30 downtown...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2016
Last comment by Dgilbreth, on Jul 16, 2016 at 3:37 pm | 3 comments | 1986 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

BARTD Transportation Permanent Tax NOT good, NOT Fair

Tim Hunt's article on the Transportation Taxes (which is closed for comment) points out we already pay one-half-cent surcharge...

Original post made by Taxed already on Jan. 30, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1986 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

NO to the Parcel Tax and NO to businesses who support it

Here are more businesses who support the parcel tax. It's their right, but it continues to be mine and every other taxpayer's...

Original post made by John on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by to the reactionaries, on Apr 2, 2009 at 6:01 pm | 14 comments | 1985 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Kim Jong Il has pardoned two American journalists and ordered their release

North Korea: 2 U.S. journalists pardoned (AP) ā€“ 15 minutes ago SEOUL, South Korea ā€” North Korean media say leader...

Original post made by Clinton on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Scam, on Aug 5, 2009 at 1:24 pm | 24 comments | 1985 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton district settles for less than half of $1.3 million cost of Hearst mold repair

The Pleasanton school district will get $610,000 to settle its lawsuit against the contractors at Hearst Elementary School...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on Aug 9, 2011 at 11:33 am | 6 comments | 1985 Views
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Media malpractice
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Sandia recognizes top girl scholars with math/science awards
By Jeb Bing | 0 comments | 331 views

The Great Divide, and What’s Next?
By Tom Cushing | 6 comments | 301 views

 

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