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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama/PelosiCare: "Buy a $15k Policy or Go To Jail" (!)

Unbelievable. Is this the America you're familiar with? Does a big, bad insurance company have the power to do this?...

Original post made by Dave on Nov. 6, 2009
Last comment by a reader, on Nov 7, 2009 at 9:48 pm | 2 comments | 1185 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

DA's office won't seek death penalty against Scherer

Alameda County Prosecutor David Stein told a judge yesterday that he won't be seeking the death penalty for Ernest Scherer...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 7, 2009 at 7:05 pm | 17 comments | 1970 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Garamendi wins 10th Congressional District race with 53% of votes

Lt. Gov. John Garamendi comfortably defeated his four opponents in a special general election yesterday for an open U.S....

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2009
Last comment by T.H., on Nov 7, 2009 at 12:17 pm | 19 comments | 1344 Views

AROUND TOWN

Crash closes portion of Bernal Avenue Wednesday afternoon

A truck and a motorcycle collided around 2:30 Wednesday afternoon, leading police to close westbound Bernal Avenue between...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2009
Last comment by mom, on Nov 7, 2009 at 11:26 am | 10 comments | 1423 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tolls could rise to as much as $6 on 7 Bay Area bridges, by another $1 on the Golden Gate

Bridge authorities are considering toll increases of $1 on the Golden Gate Bridge and by as much as $2 on the seven other...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Nov 7, 2009 at 9:26 am | 1 comment | 1221 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Obama's Response to Fort Hood

Linda Chavez who writes for the Commentary, nailed the administration's offhanded response to an apparent terrorist attack. "We...

Original post made by American Guy on Nov. 6, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 6, 2009 at 6:23 pm | 6 comments | 1371 Views

RESTAURANTS

The Farmer Restaurant

Has anyone tried The Farmer Restaurant located in the Pleasanton Hotel yet? I've driven by on my way home from work and it...

Original post made by Brittany on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by Bobby, on Nov 6, 2009 at 4:16 pm | 19 comments | 3664 Views

AROUND TOWN

Animal Lover's Boutique

Help Tri-Valley animals while shopping for unique gifts for people and pets, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 7, Feline Medical...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 6, 2009 at 3:29 pm | 2 comments | 1211 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Angela Street fire

It's been almost 7 months since this fire made headlines for several weeks. There were all sorts of suspicious circumstannces...

Original post made by olfthfl on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by Getting Angry, on Nov 6, 2009 at 10:40 am | 12 comments | 2307 Views

AROUND TOWN

Angela Street fire investigation winding down

Without getting into details, a Pleasanton police sergeant said this week that investigators expect to wrap up their examination...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2009
Last comment by Lisa B., on Nov 6, 2009 at 10:35 am | 23 comments | 2610 Views

SPORTS

Youth Football

I just read this article in the Chronicle.... I would have thought I would have heard about it here first. Although the...

Original post made by Karen on Nov. 2, 2009
Last comment by tyu, on Nov 6, 2009 at 10:15 am | 38 comments | 4820 Views

AROUND TOWN

Electronic Waste Recycling Fundraiser for Hart Middle School PFA

Hart Middle School, 4433 Willow Road, is hosting a drive-through electronic waste recycling fundraiser from 10 a.m. to 4...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2009
Last comment by Carl, on Nov 6, 2009 at 8:57 am | 1 comment | 1283 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bay Bridge closure cost $1.9-million in toll revenue

The closure of the Bay Bridge for six days has resulted in a net loss of about $1.9 million in revenues on state-owned toll...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by Qwerty, on Nov 5, 2009 at 9:20 pm | 12 comments | 1404 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

After Friday, it may be too late. This is it! Please view this from Michele Bachmann (R-MN) on Healthcare Vote

If you don't want to give up your liberty, come to DC to meet on the steps of the Capitol Building by Thurs. noon! Or bombard...

Original post made by Bob on Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by Dave, on Nov 5, 2009 at 8:34 pm | 11 comments | 1158 Views

AROUND TOWN

Prison health care workers to strike at Santa Rita Jail

More than a hundred health care workers at Santa Rita Jail plan to strike this Tuesday if their demands aren't met. The employees...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2008
Last comment by Another Gatetree Resident, on Nov 5, 2009 at 6:17 pm | 16 comments | 2985 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Fake solicitors foiled in alleged burglary

Three suspects were recently arrested by Livermore police after allegedly trying to burglarize a Livermore home. According...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2008
Last comment by Ima Knutt, on Nov 5, 2009 at 4:58 pm | 7 comments | 2140 Views

AROUND TOWN

Missing boy found after 2-hour search in Rosepointe neighborhood

A 5th grade Hearst Elementary School student was found hiding in bushes near his home on Arlington Drive just before dark...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2009
Last comment by Ed Saklak, on Nov 5, 2009 at 4:45 pm | 5 comments | 1345 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Home Sales October 2009

Pleasanton Home Sales dropped a bit from September, click the link to see whats happening in your neighborhood. http://www.moxleyteam.com/2009/11/tri-valley-sold-homes-update-octob...

Original post made by Moxley on Nov. 5, 2009
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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

AT&T 3rd Party Billing

Anyone out there using AT&T for a long distance carrier, beware. We received our bills and found erroneous charges from 3rd...

Original post made by Cindy on Aug. 20, 2009
Last comment by john, on Nov 5, 2009 at 3:08 pm | 3 comments | 1541 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama's Katrina

For months we've heard about swine flu. In recent days several several in Obama administration have used "pandemic" which...

Original post made by Sue on Nov. 5, 2009
Last comment by Sue, on Nov 5, 2009 at 2:13 pm | 4 comments | 1316 Views
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Hotel and more big box stores planned for El Charro Road
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 676 views

Representing me or my money?
By Roz Rogoff | 5 comments | 500 views