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Culture of Excess: Hot tubs, mind readers and clowns -- Wasting taxpayers' dollars

Reading about the lavish living of bureaucrats at the various GSA conferences... http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2012/04/cheers-photos-show-embattled-gsa-official-enjoying-w...

Original post made by Spend spend spend on Apr. 16, 2012
Last comment by Sonya, on Apr 16, 2012 at 8:06 pm | 1 comment | 732 Views

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Where has all the fun gone?

When I was growing up in the South Bay, the fun and recreation opportunities seemed endless. We had ice and roller skating...

Original post made by Curious on Apr. 13, 2012
Last comment by Curious, on Apr 16, 2012 at 9:43 am | 25 comments | 2276 Views

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Parks and Recreation Commission to hear update on waterslides tonight

The Pleasanton Parks and Recreation Commission will meet at 7 p.m. tonight to hear an update on the status of the waterslides...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2012
Last comment by Jeff Durban, on Apr 16, 2012 at 9:33 am | 3 comments | 1020 Views

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Vintage Hill Market?

Everyone is so into the Walmart Market, that we forget we are supposed to get a market in the Vintage Hills area. So what's...

Original post made by Tango on Apr. 6, 2012
Last comment by Chris, on Apr 15, 2012 at 10:32 pm | 22 comments | 2608 Views

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Construction starts on $2.4 million trail between Pleasanton-Dublin

Ground was broken this week on a 794-foot project to connect trails in Pleasanton and Dublin that end abruptly at Interstate...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2012
Last comment by Curtis, on Apr 15, 2012 at 4:19 pm | 33 comments | 1695 Views

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Electric car charging stations now require special credit card, $1 an hour fee

A special credit card is now required for electric car owners who want to use downtown charging stations. Read the full...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2012
Last comment by Greenbird, on Apr 15, 2012 at 11:13 am | 17 comments | 3700 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

'Customer' turns robber, holds up dry cleaners

A Monday night armed robbery at a dry cleaners netted an undisclosed amount of money, but left the owner, who was just closing,...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2012
Last comment by Pleasanton Resident, on Apr 14, 2012 at 10:39 am | 14 comments | 1167 Views

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Hosterman named adjunct professor at Stanford

Mayor Jennifer Hosterman, who is winding down her last seven months in office after more than 10 years of public service...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2012
Last comment by Daniel Bradford, on Apr 14, 2012 at 12:32 am | 19 comments | 1166 Views

SPORTS

Hitting it out of the park

Most every family has a tradition, but for the Alioto boys, the family tradition comes with thousands of fans, manicured...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2012
Last comment by Who's Fabio?, on Apr 13, 2012 at 11:12 pm | 3 comments | 1347 Views

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Abandoned/good ghost hunting?

Anyone know of any abandoned buildings or good places to ghost hunt in Pleasanton?...

Original post made by Derek on Apr. 2, 2012
Last comment by Antny, on Apr 13, 2012 at 8:20 pm | 7 comments | 1742 Views

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Ross Stores sees 15% sales gains in 2012

Ross Stores, Inc., which has its headquarters in Pleasanton, has reported that sales increased 15% to $955 million for the...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2012
Last comment by Steven, on Apr 13, 2012 at 12:03 pm | 6 comments | 933 Views

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Realtor group wins challenge to its trademark designation

The National Association of Realtors has won a challenge to the use of its trademark "Realtor" in a domain name operated...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2012
Last comment by Homeowner, on Apr 13, 2012 at 9:49 am | 1 comment | 725 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Local expert urges extra care after massive amount of data stolen from credit card holders

Millions of people with Mastercard or Visa credit cards will likely be getting data breach notification letters in the next...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2012
Last comment by Maggie, on Apr 12, 2012 at 2:19 pm | 4 comments | 1524 Views

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Calling all women in the Tri-Valley

Join GNON (Girls Night Out Networking) for our fifth annual TRADESHOW. Over 20 booths. Bring business cards, fliers, friends....

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2012
Last comment by Claudette , on Apr 12, 2012 at 12:54 pm | 3 comments | 865 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Dozens of cars hit in Val Vista Sunday night

There were dozens of cars burglarized in Val Vista on early Monday morning. They hit about 3 streets and a dozen houses...

Original post made by Sharon on Apr. 10, 2012
Last comment by Martin Meunsenbacher, on Apr 12, 2012 at 12:50 pm | 3 comments | 2039 Views

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United Airlines to end service at Oakland Airport in June

United Airlines will end 75 years of service at Oakland International Airport in June, airport and airline officials said...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2012
Last comment by john, on Apr 11, 2012 at 10:04 pm | 14 comments | 1203 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

BB GUN 02/2010

Pleasanton had lots to say about Jonathan Fala and Sergio Ramirez. Well I just wanted to show your mental disabled man. http://www.localcrimenews.com/lookup.php?jid=6944184 ...

Original post made by Jane on Apr. 9, 2012
Last comment by SO WHAT, on Apr 11, 2012 at 3:37 pm | 7 comments | 1176 Views

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Celebration today for Chris Beratlis

A celebration will be held from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. today at Gay 90's Pizza to honor longtime city, civic and business leader...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by Christy Seekford, on Apr 11, 2012 at 1:04 pm | 6 comments | 2907 Views

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Police release sketches of burglary suspects

Pleasanton police have released sketches of two suspected burglars and a photo of the car used to flee from a morning break-in...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2012
Last comment by Yes!, on Apr 11, 2012 at 12:37 pm | 5 comments | 1129 Views

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YMCA's Women's Beauty event

Dinner and auction at 3:30 p.m., Friday, April 27 at Callippe Preserve Golf Course, 8500 Clubhouse Dr., Pleasanton. Support...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2012
Last comment by Ava Tune, on Apr 11, 2012 at 8:20 am | 1 comment | 719 Views
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