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Fruit for the taking

Kaytea Petro, co-founder of Neighborhood Fruit, walked to work everyday by a neighbor's apple tree. Hungry, she wanted to...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2010
Last comment by Pleasantonian Mom, on Mar 30, 2010 at 3:59 pm | 7 comments | 2107 Views

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Controlled Burn

So we have spare the air days but, hey can control burn at Camp Parks. Makes good sense doesn't it?...

Original post made by Tango on Jun. 18, 2012
Last comment by , on Jun 18, 2012 at 8:29 am | 1 comment | 2107 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CA Teacher Union Sued by Teachers - Supreme Court

A group of teachers has sued the CA Teacher's Union over mandatory payment of union dues. The US Supreme Court will hear...

Original post made by Another watcher on Jan. 8, 2016
Last comment by DKHSK, on Jan 16, 2016 at 9:34 am | 24 comments | 2106 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton's Andy Jorgensen wins county's arts achievement recognition

Andy Jorgensen, Pleasanton's Civic Arts manager, has been recognized for his achievements and contributions impacting the...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2010
Last comment by Jan Batcheller, on Sep 27, 2010 at 3:42 pm | 6 comments | 2106 Views

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Why did the jogger cross the street?

To those motorists that have been inconveniently stopped by traffic lights turning red to let a pedestrian or runner cross...

Original post made by Early runner on Mar. 26, 2013
Last comment by kbenson, on Mar 29, 2013 at 2:18 pm | 6 comments | 2106 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Comedian discusses life story, identity with equal rights-focused students at Amador Valley

Brian Copeland, a San Leandro-based comedian and author, took the stage at Amador Valley High on Thursday to discuss race,...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2015
Last comment by , on Nov 22, 2015 at 8:21 pm | 1 comment | 2106 Views

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Pleasanton's Measure G one of 4 school measures on Bay Area ballots today

Four measures that would provide money to local school districts will appear on Bay Area ballots in a special election today,...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by finally, on Jun 2, 2009 at 9:07 pm | 3 comments | 2106 Views

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Blaze causes $100,000 in damage to secluded home

A blaze caused about $100,000 in damage to a large two-story home on a secluded road in Pleasanton yesterday morning, a Livermore-Pleasanton...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2011
Last comment by Maja7, on Feb 18, 2011 at 10:14 am | 1 comment | 2106 Views

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Little League Rules do not Need to Change for Your Kid

Kathy Rheel complains that the national Little League rules need to be changed when they do not suit her. There should be...

Original post made by grow up on Jun. 22, 2012
Last comment by Kangaroo, on Jun 23, 2012 at 11:04 am | 5 comments | 2106 Views

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Volunteer for the CHP senior program

The California Highway Patrol's Senior Volunteer Program provides seniors an opportunity to make definitive contributions...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 12, 2010 at 4:15 pm | 5 comments | 2105 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Who's responsible for plagiarism?

Please note the quote marks around the statements above. This means they were said by someone other than me. Not correctly...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by Big Poppa, on Oct 23, 2009 at 1:54 am | 3 comments | 2105 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

An Idea for a Different Use of Parcel Taxes

I posted this on another thread, but it was suggested I try this. I have had this thought knocking around of how to look...

Original post made by Disagree w/B on Feb. 25, 2009
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Mar 15, 2009 at 9:59 pm | 11 comments | 2104 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Congratulations............you guys won.

Hope you are happy with yourselves and your work to stop Measaure G from passing. Now what???? We lose class size reduction,...

Original post made by Jen on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Marissa, on Jun 4, 2009 at 9:30 pm | 37 comments | 2104 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Swalwell named to party leadership post

Pleasanton's Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) was appointed last week to a key leadership post within his party, as Democrat...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2016
Last comment by Map, on Dec 11, 2016 at 9:35 am | 7 comments | 2104 Views

AROUND TOWN

Development on W. Los Positas

What are the thoughts of this 2,3 and 4 story apt complex that is most likely going to be built at 5850 W. Los Positas. Its...

Original post made by Julius on Sep. 18, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 19, 2013 at 8:20 pm | 8 comments | 2104 Views

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Perfect weather makes for spirited run

The 18th annual Spirit Run, hosted by the Rotary Club of Pleasanton, took place under perfect skies this morning as participants...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2011
Last comment by Karla Brown, on Jun 21, 2011 at 8:14 am | 3 comments | 2104 Views

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49ers announce Santa Clara game plans as some players face legal problems

The San Francisco 49ers' first-ever home game at the planned $1.3 billion Levi's Stadium will be a preseason contest in mid-August...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2014
Last comment by Jack, on Apr 14, 2014 at 6:56 am | 1 comment | 2104 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Brownies chip in cookie proceeds to CORE

If you bought a box of cookies from the Vintage Hills Brownies this year, you helped support the Community OutReach for Education...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2010
Last comment by Holly Sanders, on Jun 4, 2010 at 1:51 pm | 4 comments | 2103 Views

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Aggressive geese pose problem at Dublin's Amador Lakes

The serene waterways at Amador Lakes in Dublin are attractive to more than the residents. Canadian geese have been making...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2010
Last comment by Anonymous, on Apr 21, 2010 at 10:54 pm | 7 comments | 2103 Views

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McNerney wins re-election but opponent won't concede

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) has clearly won his re-election bid against Republican challenger David Harmer,...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2010
Last comment by vhdad, on Nov 28, 2010 at 10:19 pm | 17 comments | 2103 Views
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