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AROUND TOWN

Livermore teens face felony charge for detonating homemade bomb

Three teens have been arrested for what they said was a prank when three explosive devices detonated in front of a Livermore...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2012
Last comment by High School Mom, on Apr 27, 2012 at 4:46 pm | 4 comments | 836 Views

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Art exhibit by local high school and college students at Firehouse Arts Center

Showcasing the phenomenal talent of a select group of art students from Amador Valley and Foothill High Schools. Juried by...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2012
Last comment by Ptown resident, on Apr 27, 2012 at 3:47 pm | 2 comments | 898 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Voters to decide Nov. 6 if state's death penalty to continue

If it passes in November, the SAFE California Act will replace California's death penalty with life in prison with no chance...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Apr 27, 2012 at 1:49 pm | 7 comments | 1051 Views

AROUND TOWN

Action on Main @ Rose Hotel

This morning while driving to work from home, I made my regular trek down Ray to Main St. At the end of Ray on Main in front...

Original post made by Kerri on Apr. 24, 2012
Last comment by Frank, on Apr 26, 2012 at 10:27 pm | 11 comments | 1240 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board-City Council joint meeting canceled

The meeting of the Pleasanton City Council and Pleasanton school board scheduled for last night was canceled just 3-1/2 hours...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2012
Last comment by sj, on Apr 26, 2012 at 9:48 pm | 15 comments | 1304 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Have you unfriended or blocked a facebook friend because of politics?

With the political season heating up, I found this quite timely and informative. Yet another new survey shows that Republican...

Original post made by jimf01 on Apr. 23, 2012
Last comment by jimf01, on Apr 26, 2012 at 10:49 am | 10 comments | 1127 Views

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Alameda County Supervisor Nadia Lockyer resigns

Embattled Alameda County Supervisor Nadia Lockyer told her colleagues in a letter Friday that she is resigning from office...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2012
Last comment by Watson, on Apr 26, 2012 at 10:37 am | 30 comments | 1823 Views

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Seminars planned on reverse mortgages

ECHO Housing, a nonprofit housing counseling agency, will hold a free seminar at the Pleasanton Public Library in May on...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2012
Last comment by California Mortgage, on Apr 25, 2012 at 11:24 pm | 1 comment | 868 Views

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Deadline tomorrow for entering our Mother-Daughter Lookalike Contest

With Mother's Day right around the corner, the Pleasanton Weekly again is holding its annual Mother-Daughter Lookalike contest. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2012
Last comment by Thrish, on Apr 25, 2012 at 12:10 pm | 2 comments | 1304 Views

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Downtown sizzle

An 11-member task force is recommending that rules governing entertainment in Pleasanton's downtown be eased to encourage...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2012
Last comment by Pete, on Apr 25, 2012 at 9:03 am | 22 comments | 1999 Views

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Walmart facing a bribery probe. Only the best for P-town!

Itís great to know Pleasanton will be getting a second Walmart. I canít wait to buy lead-tainted produce from China at the...

Original post made by Sal on Apr. 23, 2012
Last comment by mittens, on Apr 25, 2012 at 8:32 am | 24 comments | 1150 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

In case of emergency info for 1st responders

My son plays football and baseball in Pleasanton, and over the past several years I've seen not only ambulances drive onto...

Original post made by Jersey94566 on Apr. 25, 2012
There are no comments yet. 910 Views

AROUND TOWN

In case of emergency info for 1st responders

My son plays football and baseball in Pleasanton, and over the past several years I've seen not only ambulances drive onto...

Original post made by Jersey94566 on Apr. 25, 2012
There are no comments yet. 495 Views

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Retired Prop. 8 judge says same-sex marriage's time has come

The now-retired federal judge who struck down Proposition 8 said at a meeting in San Francisco Thursday he thinks same-sex...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 24, 2012 at 10:15 pm | 16 comments | 1294 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police log: Cars ransacked in Val Vista neighborhood

More than 11 unlocked vehicles in the Val Vista neighborhood were reported searched by a thief or thieves between 8:45 p.m....

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2012
Last comment by Susan, on Apr 24, 2012 at 9:16 pm | 12 comments | 1363 Views

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Bronze-plated Stoneridge Drive extension

Tim Hunt's restricted article prompted me to a rest-of-the-story inquiry. If so many groups are willing to fund a Livermore...

Original post made by Rest of the Story on Apr. 24, 2012
Last comment by Casanova_Frankenstein, on Apr 24, 2012 at 4:34 pm | 3 comments | 938 Views

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Corporations are not Natural citizens

Why the US Supreme Court would ever consider a business entity the same as human being, namely, you and me, has always been...

Original post made by dublinmike on Apr. 20, 2012
Last comment by Daisy, on Apr 24, 2012 at 10:10 am | 2 comments | 903 Views

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American Red Cross

Public blood drive will he held from 1-7 p.m., Friday, April 27 at Asbury United Methodist Church, fellowship Hall, 4743...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2012
Last comment by Jacque, on Apr 24, 2012 at 10:01 am | 1 comment | 961 Views

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League of California Cities names Thorne to its board of directors

Pleasanton Councilman Jerry Thorne has been appointed to the board of directors of the League of California Cities. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2012
Last comment by steven, on Apr 24, 2012 at 9:58 am | 5 comments | 816 Views

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Ruby Friday at Ruby Hill winery

Donations to support Tri-Valley Haven. The event is from 6:30-9 p.m., Friday, April 27 at Ruby Hill Winery, 400 Vineyard...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2012
Last comment by Mary, on Apr 24, 2012 at 8:10 am | 1 comment | 1087 Views
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