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3-year agreement with Pleasanton employee union goes before City Council tonight

The Pleasanton City Council is expected to ratify a new three-year agreement with its city employee union tonight which will...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2013
Last comment by Small Business, on Jun 4, 2013 at 9:38 pm | 2 comments | 1018 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

At Pleasanton's Foothill High School, the writing is on the wall

A new mural at Foothill High inspired by New York artist and activist Keith Haring is in its final stages. Read the full...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 4, 2013 at 4:35 pm | 5 comments | 1476 Views

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New Leaf grocery store

I just went to New Leaf, it's beautiful. It's exactly like Whole Foods. They have everything, I was like a kid in a candy...

Original post made by Sarah on Jun. 1, 2013
Last comment by naive, on Jun 4, 2013 at 3:00 pm | 23 comments | 8693 Views

RESTAURANTS

Contra Costa County woman may be victim of frozen berries sold at Costco

A Contra Costa County case of hepatitis A appears to be linked to a recently recalled batch of frozen berries sold at Costco...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2013
Last comment by John, on Jun 4, 2013 at 11:42 am | 5 comments | 1837 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Teens target today as day to turn off cell phones, other electronics

Some Pleasanton teens have targeted today as a time for everyone to turn off their cell phones, televisions and computers...

Original post made on May. 31, 2013
Last comment by Luddite, on Jun 4, 2013 at 11:36 am | 2 comments | 3863 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Cat crisis: TVAR in urgent need of kitten fosters

Kitten season came late this year and all the cats became pregnant at the same time, resulting in a kitty crisis. Read the...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2013
Last comment by MrsJJHH, on Jun 4, 2013 at 11:20 am | 4 comments | 2712 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Thefts up in Pleasanton last year, though 'violent' crimes continue downward trend

Crime had a slight uptick in Pleasanton last year, largely because of thefts, and auto thefts in particular. Read the full...

Original post made on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by mooseturd, on Jun 4, 2013 at 8:52 am | 7 comments | 1578 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bob Dole Urges Thinking Republicans to Change Parties: No Takers

Former Senator Bob Dole appeared on Fox News Sunday and had scathing words for the leaders of the party that once nominated...

Original post made by Freedom isn\'t just ideas on May. 27, 2013
Last comment by anon, on Jun 4, 2013 at 7:15 am | 4 comments | 970 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

U.S. News & World Report: Foothill, Amador Valley among top high schools in country

All nine Tri-Valley high schools scored among the top high schools in the country in the latest U.S. News & World report...

Original post made on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by Ptown Lover, on Jun 3, 2013 at 8:30 pm | 37 comments | 5103 Views

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Pension reforms bode well for Pleasanton's future

The Pleasanton City Council is likely to ratify a new three-year agreement Tuesday with the union representing 220 regular...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2013
Last comment by Arnold, on Jun 3, 2013 at 6:06 pm | 23 comments | 8466 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Last day for Goodguys 20th Summer Get-Together at the Fairgrounds

The Goodguys 20th Summer Get-Together is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. today, its final day for the show at the Alameda County...

Original post made on May. 29, 2013
Last comment by Stella, on Jun 2, 2013 at 10:59 pm | 5 comments | 1090 Views

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Final Hours Maddie’s® Pet Adoption Day

ADOPT FOR FREE! Dublin PetSmart 6960 Amador Plaza Rd., Dublin Saturday and Sunday 10:00am – 4:00pm East County Animal...

Original post made by Jim Telfer on Jun. 2, 2013
There are no comments yet. 821 Views

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Carly is a an amazing seven year old Lab

Carly is a an amazing seven year old Only behaver problem she Barks. She is an extremely happy dog and a great companion...

Original post made by Jim Telfer on Jun. 2, 2013
There are no comments yet. 694 Views

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Today is a great day to add that special family Member

TVAR Maddie’s Pet Adoption Event Sunday June 2,2013 Today is a great day to add that special family Member You still...

Original post made by Jim Telfer on Jun. 2, 2013
Last comment by Jim Telfer, on Jun 2, 2013 at 10:04 am | 1 comment | 738 Views

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TVAR Maddie's Pet Adoption Days Event Update

Moose and Kismet (in Photo) Congratulations on your adoption! If you are looking for your new best Friend Go to these...

Original post made by Jim Telfer on Jun. 1, 2013
There are no comments yet. 824 Views

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Adopt Bones Your Next Best Friend Free

My name is Bones. I am 5 years old . I am at the Maddie’s Pet Adoption Days at the Pleasanton Stoneridge Mall along with...

Original post made by Jim Telfer on Jun. 1, 2013
Last comment by Al, on Jun 1, 2013 at 11:59 am | 1 comment | 729 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Unions warning people about Six Flags safety

Locked-Out Mechanics Union Warns About Ride Safety At Vallejo’s Six Flags Theme Park This is so wrong, on so many levels....

Original post made by Joe on May. 31, 2013
Last comment by safety?, on Jun 1, 2013 at 11:14 am | 4 comments | 906 Views

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Adopt Your Next Best Friend Free

Brutus is a sweet volunteer favorite! He's got a few years on him but you'd never know it. Brutus is spunky, loving, affectionate...

Original post made by Jim Telfer on May. 31, 2013
There are no comments yet. 800 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

6,000 who have died in Iraq, Afghanistan wars honored at Pleasanton Memorial Day ceremony

The commander of the Pleasanton American Legion post said yesterday that less than 1% of the 300 million Americans serve...

Original post made on May. 28, 2013
Last comment by anon, on May 31, 2013 at 11:18 am | 6 comments | 1112 Views

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Adopt Your Next Best Friend!

Tri-Valley Animal Rescue (TVAR) will once again take part in the Maddie’s Pet Adoptions Days free adoption event this Saturday...

Original post made by Jim Telfer on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by AlamedaCountyNative, on May 31, 2013 at 8:43 am | 1 comment | 856 Views
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