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Kathy Narum launches campaign for seat on Pleasanton City Council

Planning Commissioner Kathy Narum launched her bid for election to the Pleasanton City Council at a breakfast fundraiser...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2013
Last comment by local, on Feb 17, 2013 at 7:22 pm | 35 comments | 1740 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Do All Tyrants Have Huge Egos? Obama Pitches His Own Book

At today’s Google+ “fireside hangout” with President Obama, the president was asked to recommend a book that would help opponents...

Original post made by Tea Party Proud on Feb. 14, 2013
Last comment by Serious Gina, on Feb 17, 2013 at 4:37 pm | 11 comments | 3085 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Federal agency awards $12 million to state for rental aid to disabled low-income tenants

Federal housing and health officials have awarded $12 million to the California Housing Financing Agency to offer rental...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2013
Last comment by Tea is best, on Feb 17, 2013 at 3:38 pm | 6 comments | 841 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Rand Paul Offers Fiery Rebuttal to Obama's Speech: Tea Party Is More Caffinated than Ever, Claims Paul

WASHINGTON – In the tea party rebuke to President Obama’s vision of the state of the union, Republican Sen. Rand Paul laid...

Original post made by Vincent Miller on Feb. 12, 2013
Last comment by hoops, on Feb 17, 2013 at 11:24 am | 4 comments | 954 Views

SPORTS

Can we use our baseball fields please,!

How is it that in one of the most sought after city's in the bay area highly educated and financially stable we can't use...

Original post made by Batter on Feb. 7, 2013
Last comment by Batter, on Feb 17, 2013 at 7:35 am | 13 comments | 2306 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Brown urges voters to pass Prop. 30 tax measure, but poll shows it's failing

Gov. Jerry Brown, seeking to promote his Proposition 30 tax initiative, is telling voters that while "the California dream...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2012
Last comment by 30 is NO !, on Feb 16, 2013 at 10:21 pm | 25 comments | 2320 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Christians will observe Ash Wednesday tomorrow

Christians will observe Ash Wednesday on Feb. 13, marking the start of the Lenten season. Because Sundays are not counted,...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 16, 2013 at 5:43 pm | 10 comments | 8735 Views

AROUND TOWN

BART explores a new fare increase

I read recently BART is hoping to get a 5% fare increase. I would ride BART more often if only there were enough parking...

Original post made by common sense on Feb. 14, 2013
Last comment by obumba, on Feb 16, 2013 at 4:45 pm | 7 comments | 1496 Views

SPORTS

Foothill tops Amador Valley 51-50 in hard-fought game that TV30 will air tonight

Tri-Valley TV30 will begin broadcasting last night's incredibly exciting Amador Valley vs. Foothill basketball game and half...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2013
Last comment by Dunk, on Feb 16, 2013 at 1:40 pm | 2 comments | 1740 Views

AROUND TOWN

Raeside out as Tri-Valley Convention Bureau chief

The Tri-Valley Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) has announced that Grant Raeside resigned from his position as president...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2012
Last comment by Nakspraks, on Feb 16, 2013 at 1:27 pm | 4 comments | 2089 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bay Area reacts to first Papal resignation in nearly 600 years

Bay Area religious communities reacted with "surprise" and "shock" to Monday's announcement that Pope Benedict XVI will resign. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 15, 2013 at 6:45 pm | 32 comments | 2557 Views

AROUND TOWN

Three homes hit by burglars in recent days,

Three homes were hit by burglars in recent days, including one daytime break in that netted an arrest. The other break-ins...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2013
Last comment by 188IQ, on Feb 15, 2013 at 5:54 pm | 15 comments | 1099 Views

AROUND TOWN

Michael Hosterman installed as president of PDA

Downtown Attorney Michael J Hosterman was sworn into office Tuesday night as president of the Pleasanton Downtown Association,...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2013
Last comment by Ptown native, on Feb 15, 2013 at 10:32 am | 6 comments | 1161 Views

AROUND TOWN

What was that about?

We also heard the jet noise and it was so amazingly loud that I really thought it was going to come down right behind our...

Original post made by Agree on Feb. 14, 2013
Last comment by Al-jizzera, on Feb 15, 2013 at 10:25 am | 5 comments | 784 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama delivers his fourth State of the Union address at 6 p.m. tonight

President Obama delivers his fourth State of the Union address tonight, a high-profile opportunity to lay out his plans and...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2013
Last comment by Ptown native, on Feb 15, 2013 at 9:16 am | 10 comments | 1005 Views

SPORTS

Amador Basketball

This will be the year that amador will win EBAL basketball! They have strong core of players coming back! Foothill will...

Original post made by Sports fan on Sep. 1, 2012
Last comment by Dunk, on Feb 15, 2013 at 9:14 am | 11 comments | 2377 Views

AROUND TOWN

Freeway noisy over recently opened trail connection

The recently completed trail connection between Pleasanton and Dublin that passes under I-580 is subject to noise from the...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2013
Last comment by Dolores, on Feb 14, 2013 at 4:13 pm | 11 comments | 2786 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Palin Rebounds with New Correspondant's Job: Expected to Move Her Family to Lebanon

The Washington Post reports that Sarah Palin, recently jilted by Roger Ailes' Fox News, has signed a contract to be a commentator...

Original post made by Martin Douglas on Feb. 13, 2013
Last comment by Glen Rice, on Feb 14, 2013 at 1:30 pm | 5 comments | 928 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton leaders, vets welcome home Army Specialist Eith from Afghanistan

Nearly 100 well-wishers turned out Sunday afternoon to welcome home Army Specialist Kyle Eith to Pleasanton. Read the full...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2013
Last comment by Marsha Buck, on Feb 14, 2013 at 12:47 pm | 4 comments | 3034 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton school board meets tonight to consider restoring jobs in district

The Pleasanton school district will look tonight at a one-time spending plan of more than $2.7 million that would restore...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2013
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Feb 14, 2013 at 12:36 pm | 19 comments | 2467 Views
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