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Jobless claims jump, home starts decline
More work ahead? U.S. builders broke ground on far fewer homes in April, but applications for new construction reached a five-year peak, the U.S. Commerce Department reported.
The Campbell Reporter
The Seasoned Collector: Pleasanton antiques fair kicks off the outdoor show season
The Pleasanton Antiques and Collectibles Faire has been called an "antique lover's dream." It is a phrase I can relate to, since I've unearthed my share of treasures at this well-attended extravaganza that takes place twice a year, in May and October.
Wed May 15, 2013
There's a New Patch App on the Way
We've redesigned Patch and the Patch app. The news looks better and it's easier to comment on.
Inside Bay Area
Roadshow: I-580 widening to add toll lanes
Q I know you've written about the construction that's beginning again on Interstate 580 in Livermore, Dublin, and Pleasanton, but there seems to be much more going on than just the addition of a westbound carpool lane.
Tue May 14, 2013
Models Needed for Vintage Fashion Show and Tea
Information from the City of Dublin-- The City of Dublin will be hosting a Vintage Fashion Show and Tea this Saturday, May 18, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the Dublin Senior Center.
PRLog US Entertainment
M15 Concert Bar & Grill Greets the Young Dubliners
May 14, 2013 - CORONA, Calif. -- The M15 Concert Bar & Grill is pleased to greet the national Celtic rock band, the Young Dubliners to their venue on Friday May 24th at 7pm.
Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi Endorses Rep. Eric Swalwell for Re-Election
The general election is about 18 months away, but Rep. Eric Swalwell received a significant endorsement Monday with his re-election campaign on the horizon.
What Should Replace Pet Food Express in Dublin?
The Pet Food Express will be leaving its Dublin location in June. The store, located at 4666 Tassajara Road, will be closing its doors as of June 9. What type of business would you like to see move in its place? Tell us in the comments section below.
Should DUI Alcohol Limit Be Lowered To 0.05 Percent?
One drink could be the standard for drunken driving - at least for some people if the National Transporation Safety Board has its way.
Mon May 13, 2013
Town officials concerned about San Ramon backing out of lobbying alliance
While San Ramon officials are working to balance the city's budget, certain cuts are frustrating their colleagues across the city line.
7 Jobs that Make the World a Better Place
The following story was provided by AOLJobs.com By Debra Auerbach for CareerBuilder Have you ever had an itch to quit your job and instead do work that makes a real difference in the world? In honor of Earth Day on April 22, we've compiled a list of seven jobs that help people live a better life - from the buildings they work and live in, to the ... (more)
YouTube Video Spoofs Pleasanton Moms: Did She REALLY Just Say That?
"Hey kids, do you want to go to the Dairy?" "Isn't that John Madden?" "Don't you just LOVE Pleasanton?" Come on, fess up, if you're a Pleasanton resident you know you've said at least one of the above at least once.
Public meeting tomorrow on adding toll lane on westbound I-580 through Pleasanton
Two transportation agencies will hold a public hearing from 5-7 p.m. tomorrow in Dublin to review plans for creating a toll express lane on westbound I-580. The new lane would extend for 13.7 miles from east of Vasco Road to the I-580/I-680 interchange.
Sun May 12, 2013
Girl Falls From Window; Dublin Resident Identified as Limo Fire Victim; Dublin High's U.S. Ranking
Community Rallies to Help Dublin Child Who Fell From Third-Story Window Ruth Carpizo, 7, who attends Donlon Elementary in Pleasanton, fell 35 feet through a screen window onto asphalt on April 30 while she was talking to neighbors outside.
2 Teachers Win Dublin's Annual Chili Competition
When the City of Dublin puts out a call for chili entries for the annual the chili competition at the Dublin Farmers' Market , they are answered by some serious chili extraordinaires.
Sat May 11, 2013
Spending the summer with animals -- Part II -- East Bay SPCA
Animal Camp at the East Bay SPCA is a great place for kids to spend a week immersed in animal education and experience.
Fri May 10, 2013
Contra Costa Times
Wheels to hold three Tri-Valley meetings on bus route changes
The Wheels bus system will hold three meetings this month to get public comments on a proposal to change service on 13 bus routes in Livermore, Pleasanton and Dublin.
Where Are The Cell Phone Antennas In Dublin?
If you are using a cell phone in Dublin, chances are your signal is bouncing off of one of the more than 30 mobile communication antennas located within city limits.
Dublin School District Says State's Local Control Funding Formula Will Harm Their Schools
From the Dublin Unified School District Governor Brown's proposed Local Control Funding Formula is a commitment to simplify school funding, increase accountability and local control, and provide much needed support for English Language Learners, children in poverty and or foster care.
First-ever Education Summit introduces new science programs in Pleasanton school
The Pleasanton school district is incorporating more engineering and science into its curriculum with the idea of encouraging more students to head into those fields.