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CalPERS rate hike: 50 percent over six years

"The CalPERS board last week tentatively approved an employer rate hike of roughly 50 percent over the next half dozen years,...

Original post made by Arnold on Mar. 25, 2013
Last comment by Mr, drowning, on Mar 25, 2013 at 10:51 pm | 2 comments | 756 Views

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Parents push for changes in school lice policy

Parents got some of the changes but not all they were hoping for in a recent update to the lice policy by the Pleasanton...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 25, 2013 at 7:19 pm | 16 comments | 2787 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Passover at sundown continues a special week that includes Easster next Sunday

Passover began at sundown today, commemorating the exodus of the Jewish people from slavery in Egypt. Read the full story...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 25, 2013 at 6:49 pm | 3 comments | 1407 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

WHAT HAPPENED TO ECONOMIC COLLAPSE?

I was talking with a close friend that just moved to Texas before the sequester took place. He was telling me that the world...

Original post made by Collapse on Mar. 23, 2013
Last comment by mike, on Mar 25, 2013 at 1:35 pm | 7 comments | 935 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Revisiting 1963

The year 1963 was something only in the history books for Foothill High School students until Oakland-based author, columnist...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Mar 25, 2013 at 1:03 pm | 21 comments | 1503 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Can we get a follow up to

The story of the body found at the transfer station on Busch rd? The investigation should be complete and next of kin notified....

Original post made by Curious on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by Glenn Wohltmann, on Mar 25, 2013 at 11:37 am | 8 comments | 1362 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Niles Canyon Railway kicks off its spring season on Saturday

The Niles Canyon Railway kicks off its spring season with an all steam weekend April 6 and 7. Two trains will run between...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2013
Last comment by Bill Rudolph, on Mar 25, 2013 at 8:41 am | 1 comment | 1534 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bankruptcy proceedings continue for local charity

The Tri-Valley Community Foundation still owes more than $2.7 million to creditors, bankruptcy court records show, with nearly...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2013
Last comment by MrsJjhh, on Mar 24, 2013 at 11:39 pm | 3 comments | 1511 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama Bullies in the Middle East: Forces Netanyahu to Say Uncle

There is little doubt that President Obama can deliver a memorable speech -- the kind that reminds us of why he won the...

Original post made by Nancy on Mar. 23, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 24, 2013 at 5:23 pm | 1 comment | 975 Views

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Mercedes dealership

What's up with the Mercedes dealership. Appears to be empty. Are they closed? At one time I heard they were building a new...

Original post made by Earl on Mar. 18, 2013
Last comment by Leo , on Mar 23, 2013 at 3:37 pm | 24 comments | 1883 Views

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Re: Pleasanton school district to end fiscal year with hefty balances

"Pleasanton school district to end fiscal year with hefty balances" posted under Schools & Kids, posted by Editor, Pleasanton...

Original post made by Arnold on Mar. 17, 2013
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Mar 23, 2013 at 7:52 am | 19 comments | 2311 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama's Sequester Cuts Hit D.C. Visitors Hardest of All

Senators voted Wednesday to keep the White House closed to public tours, turning back a GOP-led effort to free up money to...

Original post made by Free Citizen on Mar. 20, 2013
Last comment by Milo Thompson III, on Mar 23, 2013 at 12:35 am | 3 comments | 844 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Sen. Portman To Reverse On Same-Sex Marriage

Former VP Cheney;Larry Pressler, former Rep. Senator; Bob Barr,former congressman from Georgia and many, many more former...

Original post made by dublinmike on Mar. 15, 2013
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Mar 22, 2013 at 4:12 pm | 11 comments | 880 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police ID body found at recycling center

Pleasanton police have identified a man whose body was found at the city's cardboard recycling center late last month, and...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Mar 22, 2013 at 3:10 pm | 5 comments | 1245 Views

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Pleasanton in the news

My daughter sent this to me today. I had never seen it and not only think it is hilarious, but sadly, know how true it is....

Original post made by anon on Mar. 19, 2013
Last comment by Arroyo, on Mar 22, 2013 at 9:14 am | 9 comments | 1239 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Mainstream Media Fears Both Palin and Bachmann: Preview of 2016

The mainstream media is already annointing Hilary Pantsuit Clinton to be the royal successor to his holiness Barack Obama....

Original post made by Libertarian on Mar. 21, 2013
Last comment by Sam Ramon, on Mar 22, 2013 at 7:15 am | 1 comment | 795 Views

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Goodguys 31st All American Get-Together continues today at Fairgrounds

The Goodguys 31st All American Get-Together presented by Specialty Sales Classics of Pleasanton continues today at the Alameda...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1249 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Commander in Chief or Nanny Michelle's Fruit Picker?

President Obama is still so fixated on fundraising and divisive campaign tactics that major tragedies and world crises get...

Original post made by Tea Party Dave on Mar. 19, 2013
Last comment by Sam Ramon, on Mar 21, 2013 at 5:07 pm | 5 comments | 1042 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

State mourns death of California Transportation Commission director Bimla Rhinehart

Bimla G. Rhinehart, executive director of the California Transportation Commission who retired just last month, died Tuesday...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1640 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama Hates on Fellow Americans: Steps Off American Soil and Shows His AntiPatriotic Zeal

A hot microphone caught President Obama in a moment of candor on Wednesday as he was greeted on the tarmac in Israel for...

Original post made by Tea Party Power on Mar. 20, 2013
Last comment by Vinnie, on Mar 20, 2013 at 7:32 pm | 3 comments | 816 Views
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