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AC Transit's CFO pleads not guilty to church theft charges

AC Transit's chief financial officer pleaded not guilty Wednesday to four felony counts of grand theft for allegedly taking...

Original post made on May. 22, 2014
Last comment by Right, on May 22, 2014 at 4:04 pm | 4 comments | 1989 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Reigning in Spending

http://www.dailybreeze.com/news/ci_13853339?source=rss ""Therefore, effective immediately, I am placing a freeze on the...

Original post made by Stacey on Nov. 24, 2009
Last comment by Me, on Dec 7, 2009 at 2:54 pm | 11 comments | 1988 Views

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Pension Reform -- at last!

San Jose and San Diego voters have had enough, and they voted overwhelmingly for strict pension reform. http://www.mercurynews.com/elections/ci_20794968/san-jose-employee-unions-fi...

Original post made by taxpayer on Jun. 6, 2012
Last comment by PleasantonTaxpayer, on Jun 7, 2012 at 11:52 pm | 6 comments | 1988 Views

AROUND TOWN

It's April Fool's Day

On hearing about a time machine in the basement of downtown Pleasanton's Museum On Main, our Streetwise reporter Elyssa Thome...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2010
Last comment by der, on Apr 1, 2010 at 9:51 am | 2 comments | 1988 Views

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Newsom says he has Bill Clinton's support in campaign for governor

San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom said this week that he has former President Bill Clinton's support in his campaign for California...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2009
Last comment by lyndalu, on Sep 21, 2009 at 1:21 pm | 8 comments | 1988 Views

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Why is Kansas City Mayor's Opinion News?

Why is it newsworthy what the Kansas City Mayor thinks about our mayor? The recent headline in the Weekly's online edition...

Original post made by vintagehiller on Jun. 16, 2010
Last comment by James Van Dyke, on Jun 21, 2010 at 7:49 pm | 12 comments | 1988 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

9-year-old takes home top prize in downtown pumpkin carving contest

Taylor Potter, 9, took home top honors Saturday at the annual pumpkin carving contest sponsored by downtown Pleasanton merchants. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2010
Last comment by katie, on Nov 10, 2010 at 8:14 pm | 3 comments | 1987 Views

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URGENT NEED: KITTEN FOSTERS

The kittens are pouring in and we are in urgent need of additional kitten fosters. If you are interested, to learn more about...

Original post made by Jim Telfer on Jun. 8, 2013
Last comment by , on Jun 8, 2013 at 10:34 am | 2 comments | 1987 Views

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Governor OKs sale of 'infused' alcoholic drinks

Cocktail purveyors statewide will soon have flavorful new options to choose from since Gov. Jerry Brown signed a senate...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Sep 22, 2011 at 3:21 pm | 2 comments | 1987 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mr. Amador competition offers fun, entertainment tonight at high school gym

Sophomore to senior boys will show off their dance and fashion talents tonight at Amador Valley High School's 5th annual...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2010
Last comment by colette, on Apr 13, 2010 at 9:37 am | 3 comments | 1986 Views

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Bicyclists...Do they have the right to NOT share the road?

Question...Why does our society often tolerate some bicyclists' general disregard of the laws that govern our roadways? ...

Original post made by Ange on Oct. 21, 2009
Last comment by Rider, on Oct 26, 2009 at 9:09 am | 20 comments | 1986 Views

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What is going on with Carden West school on Willow?

I am reading online that this private school filed for bankruptcy two months ago. Is this correct? If this is so, has it...

Original post made by Curious on Jan. 17, 2012
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Jan 18, 2012 at 4:25 pm | 2 comments | 1986 Views

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Domus opens in downtown Pleasanton next Thursday

Domus, the popular kitchen and home accessories retailer, will reopen its doors in downtown Pleasanton next Thursday after...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2011
Last comment by PW Reader, on Jul 7, 2011 at 5:20 pm | 12 comments | 1986 Views

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'Dating Daisy' -- couple gives love one more chance

Falling in love can be so easy -- and wonderful. But what if the timing is really, really bad? Screenwriter/director Neel...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2015
Last comment by Lon Fiala, on Dec 29, 2015 at 12:39 am | 1 comment | 1986 Views

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City planners OK rezoning 19 more acres in Hacienda Business Park for housing

The Pleasanton Planning Commission has recommended that two large commercially-zoned properties in Hacienda Business Park...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by Keep asking Good Questions, on Oct 19, 2009 at 5:35 pm | 10 comments | 1985 Views

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Obama administration joins fight to overturn Prop. 8 same-sex marriage ban that voters approved

The Obama Administration called on the U.S. Supreme Court Thursday to overturn California's Proposition 8 ban on same-sex...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2013
Last comment by George, on Mar 2, 2013 at 4:51 pm | 16 comments | 1984 Views

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Wonderful Community Theatre - Peter Pan

If you are looking for a delightful afternoon or evening's entertainment, go see Peter Pan at the Bankhead theater. The...

Original post made by David Cannon on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by M, on Jul 21, 2009 at 8:06 pm | 1 comment | 1984 Views

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What was that about?

We also heard the jet noise and it was so amazingly loud that I really thought it was going to come down right behind our...

Original post made by Agree on Feb. 14, 2013
Last comment by Al-jizzera, on Feb 15, 2013 at 10:25 am | 5 comments | 1984 Views

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Pleasanton neighborhoods to join in National Night Out festivities tonight

National Night Out is taking place tonight in Pleasanton neighborhoods that are holding block parties to raise crime awareness...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by Don't know about that, on Aug 4, 2010 at 1:53 pm | 10 comments | 1984 Views

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Who is Jeff Durban of Pleasanton?

Wow! This was a witty and fun submission to the Mercury News by Jeff Durban of Pleasanton regarding the new Toll Lane and...

Original post made by Lincoln on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by Kurt Kummer, on Sep 30, 2010 at 11:10 pm | 7 comments | 1984 Views
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