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SCHOOLS & KIDS

High School Options

We are new to the area. We have a high schooler and middle schooler. We are really disappointed in the high school for...

Original post made by New Mom on Aug. 21, 2012
Last comment by Been there, on Aug 27, 2012 at 12:04 am | 30 comments | 3261 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

UPDATE: TEA party tax day event draws 400-800 to Alameda County Fairgrounds

Over the course of the day, an estimated 400 to 800 people attended Saturday's TEA party tax-day event at the Alameda County...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2012
Last comment by Enzo, on Aug 26, 2012 at 10:28 pm | 35 comments | 1745 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman found dead in brush at Dublin BART station

The Alameda County Coroner's Office have identified the woman whose body was found in the brush last week near the East Dublin/Pleasanton...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 26, 2012 at 5:06 pm | 3 comments | 1984 Views

AROUND TOWN

Downtown soldiers parade cancelled; moved to quick drive on First Street to Livermore instead

Plans were changed suddenly today for a planned parade through downtown Pleasanton involving five active duty soldiers that...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2012
Last comment by Mittens, on Aug 25, 2012 at 5:34 pm | 48 comments | 1545 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

See for yourself...2016:Obama's America

A new movie opened this past weekend at the Regal Cinemas in Dublin. Buy your tickets early because it sells out quickly!...

Original post made by Paul on Aug. 20, 2012
Last comment by Bernie, on Aug 25, 2012 at 2:21 pm | 43 comments | 3847 Views

AROUND TOWN

Train Horn

Why do the train drivers need to honk their horns SO MUCH! I understand that when approaching a crossing it is required...

Original post made by Sench on Nov. 3, 2010
Last comment by jaycastlewood, on Aug 25, 2012 at 12:25 pm | 31 comments | 3947 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Last day for Goodguys 26th Flowmaster West Coast Nationals

The Goodguys 26th Flowmaster West Coast Nationals ends its three-day run at the Alameda County Fairgrounds today. Read the...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 25, 2012 at 11:40 am | 4 comments | 1515 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Freshmen registration starts at noon today at Foothill High, Tuesday at Amador Valley

Freshmen registration at Pleasanton's high schools starts tomorrow as the district begins the process of opening schools...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2012
Last comment by Teacher, on Aug 24, 2012 at 9:45 pm | 15 comments | 1911 Views

AROUND TOWN

power out

Power is out in neighborhood by rale ys. Anybody know what from?...

Original post made by power out on Aug. 21, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 24, 2012 at 5:28 pm | 5 comments | 1051 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thorne for Mayor campaign sponsoring tonight's Concerts in the Park

The Jerry Thorne for Mayor 2012 campaign will sponsor tonight's Concerts in the Park where Magic Moments, Hits of the 50s...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 24, 2012 at 10:35 am | 4 comments | 1028 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Police investigate Kottinger Park sexual assault and robbery

Pleasanton police are looking for help in capturing a man who sexually assaulted and robbed a local woman on Aug. 19. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2012
Last comment by Mittens, on Aug 23, 2012 at 10:27 pm | 4 comments | 1274 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

City Council meets tonight to consider, possibly ratify new contract with firefighters' union

The City Council will hold a special meeting starting at 6:30 p.m. tonight to consider and possibly ratify a new labor contract...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2012
Last comment by GX, on Aug 23, 2012 at 9:43 pm | 16 comments | 1167 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Free stuff is great when someone else is paying for it

Two ZeroHedge entries today that caught my eye. First one highlights the fact that more people today get money from the...

Original post made by Another independent on Aug. 21, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 23, 2012 at 8:14 pm | 6 comments | 1082 Views

SPORTS

ARE YOU READY FOR SOME FOOTBALL? FOOTHILL VS NOVATO THIS FRIDAY 8/24

Before the craziness of the first week of school starts bring your family out THIS FRIDAY NIGHT to watch the 2012 Fighting...

Original post made by Foothill Football 2012 on Aug. 22, 2012
Last comment by Rick, on Aug 23, 2012 at 3:00 pm | 7 comments | 1747 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Proposition 30 to pay for out of control payroll costs

Saw this on an article in the Sacramento Bee. "California's state government had 9.3 percent more employees in 2011 than...

Original post made by Here is the Problem on Aug. 23, 2012
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Aug 23, 2012 at 1:21 pm | 1 comment | 1616 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

New contract with firefighters calls for hefty hike in pension contributions

Firefighters in the Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Department have agreed to start paying 9% of their benefit costs starting next...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2012
Last comment by GX, on Aug 23, 2012 at 12:21 pm | 11 comments | 1172 Views

AROUND TOWN

AB 2541 - more money for police & fire unions t taxpayer cost

AB 2451 So this is what our politicians are working on, ALL OF THEM, while claiming pension reform is one of our biggest...

Original post made by Arnold on Aug. 20, 2012
Last comment by Disgusting, on Aug 23, 2012 at 10:41 am | 5 comments | 1369 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fraud in the many nail salons

A friend of mine and my daughter were working in one of the many nail salons in Pleasanton. Neither my friend or my daughter...

Original post made by Lisa on Aug. 3, 2011
Last comment by Ari, on Aug 22, 2012 at 7:54 pm | 32 comments | 3035 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Swalwell protests against Stark for Social Security benefits being paid to his children

Dublin City Councilman and candidate for Congress Eric Swalwell said that if elected he will support closing a provision...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2012
Last comment by roberto, on Aug 22, 2012 at 7:24 pm | 11 comments | 1064 Views

SPORTS

CACC Tri-Valley Won Gold Medal in Soccer Tournament of NCCAF

CACC Tri-Valley Won Gold Medal in Mid-Aged Soccer Tournament of NCCAF Sports Event August 12, 2012 Union City, CA CACC...

Original post made by member on Aug. 22, 2012
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