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2 new Planning Commissioners installed by Pleasanton City Council

Community leaders Nancy Allen and Herb Ritter were installed Tuesday night as new members of the Pleasanton Planning Commission Read...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by ???, on Jun 22, 2013 at 6:56 am | 16 comments | 835 Views

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Of lives lost, and faith in humanity shattered

A handful of years have passed but the memory is still fresh in my mind. It was a cool October (if memory serves me) night...

Original post made by M on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 14, 2009 at 11:46 am | 8 comments | 834 Views

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Obama touts results of stimulus today

Pres Obama just finished a speech in which he promised additional help for small businesses. He acknowledged that over the...

Original post made by jimf01 on Oct. 21, 2009
Last comment by jimf01, on Oct 23, 2009 at 9:39 am | 7 comments | 834 Views

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Politics Aside..."GO BUTLER !!!"

As a bonafide Hoosier..."Go Butler !!!" ...

Original post made by Amy on Apr. 2, 2010
There are no comments yet. 834 Views

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Congressional Voting Records

Here's an interesting site to view data about House Representatives and Senators, bills, and votes. It's called OpenCongress:...

Original post made by Stacey on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 15, 2010 at 4:46 pm | 5 comments | 834 Views

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Saturday news round-up from around the Bay

Here's a round-up of Saturday news reports from around the Bay provided by the Bay City News bureau. Read the full story...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2011
Last comment by Kelly, on Mar 6, 2011 at 12:50 am | 1 comment | 834 Views

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A Solution to tax reform,the debt,jobs and healthcare

If we could take the entire congress and all 50 state legislatures and create the following scenario.You have 60 days to...

Original post made by If Only on Nov. 13, 2011
Last comment by if only, on Nov 14, 2011 at 10:59 am | 4 comments | 834 Views

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Let's chip in to the Holiday Fund

Walking the downtown streets last Friday during the Pleasanton Downtown Association's "Magical Holiday Evening" and again...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2011
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Dec 2, 2011 at 1:21 pm | 2 comments | 834 Views

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580 East Off Ramp to Hopyard

Folks, if you take the Hopyard exit from 580 east, and you will be making a left onto Owens, please keep in mind that there...

Original post made by JoeJoe on Dec. 6, 2011
Last comment by Paul M., on Dec 8, 2011 at 6:24 am | 5 comments | 834 Views

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Mayors go to Washington to boost TV30 funding

Mayors Jerry Thorne of Pleasanton, Tim Sbranti of Dublin and John Marchand of Livermore will be in Washington, D.C. next...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2014
Last comment by local2, on Mar 12, 2014 at 4:42 pm | 4 comments | 834 Views

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criminal investigation into Americans who used Swiss bank accounts

Aug 19, 2009, 11:13 a.m. EST UBS to hand over names of 5,000 U.S. clients to IRS, DOJ U.S. settlement doesn't include monetary...

Original post made by Full Circle on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by Cool!, on Aug 19, 2009 at 11:01 am | 3 comments | 833 Views

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Equality Across America

I just wanted to take a few minutes to remind everyone that Americans of all races, creeds, and yes religions will be converging...

Original post made by poster boy on Oct. 9, 2009
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HEEEEE'S BACK !

The AP reports today that Bill Clinton urged the Senate to pass health care. He told "skittish lawmakers that an imperfect...

Original post made by Original Joe on Nov. 10, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 11, 2009 at 5:46 pm | 15 comments | 833 Views

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Swimming, ice skating, shopping, parade--all happening today in Pleasanton

If you like parades, holiday shopping bargains, outdoor ice skating and a major swim meet all at the same time, you'll surely...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2009
Last comment by friend, on Dec 22, 2009 at 10:29 pm | 1 comment | 833 Views

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Elimination of home interest expense deduction

I believe that elimination of the interest expense deduction on home loans will be the next major undertaking of the Obama...

Original post made by Pablo Escobar on Apr. 17, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Apr 19, 2010 at 11:42 am | 12 comments | 833 Views

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Any Castlewood Lockout Updates? Are union members still marching?

I haven't seen any updates for weeks so was wondering if Castlewood took those poor innocent workers back....

Original post made by Clueless on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 4, 2010 at 11:44 am | 1 comment | 833 Views

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Museum drama on Pleasanton's advance from its rowdy days to modern times on tap tomorrow

The Museum On Main's Ed Kinney Lecture Series will present "From Brothels & Bar Rooms to the City of Planned Progress" at...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2010
Last comment by Patrick Hey, on Jul 17, 2010 at 3:59 am | 2 comments | 833 Views

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Last chance to see 'The Horse, Of Course!' exhibit

Alviso Adobe Community Park has hosted "The Horse of Course! exhibit that is located in the Dairy Barn on the property. The...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2011
Last comment by Dolores Fox Ciardelli, on Feb 1, 2011 at 12:11 pm | 2 comments | 833 Views

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Newcomers presenting 'Springtime in the Garden'

It must be spring, right? Not until March 20, but Pleasanton Newcomers Club is anticipating the season with a gardening expert...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2012
Last comment by new in town, on Mar 5, 2012 at 10:25 am | 1 comment | 833 Views

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If the shoe fits

The classic rags-to-riches fairytale gets the Tri-Valley Repertory Theatre treatment as it opens tonight for a three-weekend...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2010
Last comment by JD, on Feb 9, 2010 at 9:48 pm | 1 comment | 832 Views
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A Norman Rockwell Town
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David Brooks at his Best and Worst
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Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
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