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Local businessman seeks to be candidate in Iranian presidential election

In a seemingly quixotic quest, East Bay businessman Kazem Sadati (also known as Matt Sadati) has thrown his hat into the...

Original post made on May. 16, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on May 21, 2013 at 3:52 pm | 5 comments | 1638 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

San Jose is not a state

Dear Editor, California State University Alumni Silicon Valley - The CSU Alumni of Silicon Valley is the San Jose/Silicon...

Original post made by [removed] on Jun. 22, 2011
Last comment by Debra, on Jun 22, 2011 at 9:24 am | 1 comment | 1637 Views

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USPS fiscal crisis: reductions in services to Alamo

Dear Editor, News services are reporting the fiscal crisis at the United States Postal Service and impacts on operations...

Original post made by [removed] on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jun 28, 2011 at 7:57 am | 1 comment | 1637 Views

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Occupiers march to Castlewood Country Club

Between 300 and 350 people turned out for last weekend's Occupy Pleasanton event to protest the lockout of workers from Castlewood...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2012
Last comment by Rick, on Mar 1, 2012 at 8:25 am | 1 comment | 1637 Views

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Running community hits the pavement in memorial

The Bay Area running community honored those killed or wounded in the Boston Marathon bombings with a memorial run in Oakland...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2013
Last comment by Tracy, on Apr 19, 2013 at 8:19 pm | 3 comments | 1637 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Buchanan's accuracy is not in the numbers

One of Joan Buchanan's people (a rather obnoxious and supercilious person) is saying on a TV spot that Abram Wilson got a...

Original post made by Treebeard on Oct. 27, 2010
Last comment by Treebeard, on Oct 28, 2010 at 8:42 am | 2 comments | 1636 Views

AROUND TOWN

Exchange Club of San Ramon Valley to meet on Wednesday

The Exchange Club of San Ramon Valley is hosting Carol Jensen, a local author and historian, who will discuss Byron Hot Springs,...

Original post made by Steve Mick on Aug. 10, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1636 Views

AROUND TOWN

Are you itching yet?

That high pitched whining and mosquito bite itch that is common in the summertime can be more than an annoyance. Mosquitoes...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2012
Last comment by Daville Resident, on Jun 11, 2012 at 8:26 am | 1 comment | 1636 Views

AROUND TOWN

PLEASE SIGN SOS-DANVILLE OPEN SPACE PRESERVATION INITIATIVE THIS WEEKEND

Please come to one of the following locations this weekend to sign the SOS-Danville Open Space Preservation Initiative Petition: Lucky's:...

Original post made by SOS-Danville on Mar. 2, 2013
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Marijuana dispensaries smoked out by Planning Commission

At its Tuesday meeting, Danville's Planning Commission recommended that the Town Council approve a permanent ban on medical...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2011
Last comment by Maurice chin, on Aug 22, 2011 at 9:22 am | 9 comments | 1636 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville teen hits classical music big time

A Danville teen cellist will perform with two other Puget Sound School of Music students at the prestigious Yehudi Menuhin...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2013
Last comment by bz, on Jan 7, 2013 at 11:21 am | 1 comment | 1635 Views

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Is this the coolest summer in 40 years?

Some weather forecasters are saying this summer is the coolest in the San Francisco Area in 40 years. In Danville, Tuesday...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2010
Last comment by David Barlow, on Aug 6, 2010 at 3:53 pm | 15 comments | 1635 Views

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Contra Costa County to close 4 fire stations after voters reject parcel tax measure

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday evening to approve a plan to shutter four fire stations...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2012
Last comment by Gary, on Dec 14, 2012 at 3:42 pm | 3 comments | 1635 Views

AROUND TOWN

BART asking voters to OK $3.5 billion bond for system overhaul

After years of focusing on system expansion, the BART Board of Directors is looking to completely rebuild the agency's aging...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2016
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 26, 2016 at 4:30 pm | 17 comments | 1634 Views

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More protests lead to BART station shutdowns, arrests

Police arrested at least 30 to 40 demonstrators during protests that originated at the Civic Center BART station and then...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2011
Last comment by Barb, on Aug 24, 2011 at 7:51 pm | 3 comments | 1634 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Year round school calendar?

Hello. We are new to the area and came from a school district with a year-round school calendar. I see Pleasanton Unified...

Original post made by Stacey on Oct. 29, 2014
Last comment by Danville Parent, on Nov 12, 2014 at 7:47 pm | 13 comments | 1633 Views

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Economics 101

There are tons of advertisements about the many great sales on now. The papers and on-line news sites are full of them....

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Jul. 29, 2011
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Narcotics agents find hundreds of marijuana plants in home

A call to San Ramon police to investigate a home where marijuana might be growing led to the discovery of live and cut plants...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2009
Last comment by tlb, on Nov 2, 2009 at 9:48 pm | 6 comments | 1633 Views

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Danville restaurateur looking to top 300 mph in Bonneville

Justin Walsh is trading his spot at Danville eatery Norm's Place for a driver's seat at the salt flats of Bonneville. He...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2010
Last comment by hot rod harry, on Aug 13, 2010 at 10:11 pm | 4 comments | 1633 Views

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McNerney votes for resolution to pull out of Afghanistan

Congressman Jerry McNerney (Pleasanton, 11th) voted today in favor of the Afghanistan War Powers Resolution, directing the...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2011
Last comment by American, on Mar 22, 2011 at 5:16 pm | 19 comments | 1633 Views
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