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By Jeb Bing

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About this blog: A longtime newspaperman, I have been editor of the Pleasanton Weekly since it was launched Jan. 28, 2000. I was a reporter and Neighborhood News editor at the Chicago Tribune for 13 years, and previously a reporter for the Advance...  (More)

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Mayors outraged by vice president's snub
Jul 10, 2009 12:58 pm
Comments: 15 | Views: 4,729

Many of the country's mayors--including our own Mayor Jennifer Hosterman-- are hopping mad over being snubbed at their recent convention in Providence, R.I. by Vice... More
A waitress many of us know says goodbye
Jul 26, 2009 7:55 am
Comments: 3 | Views: 4,680

Those of us who dine frequently at Vic's All-Star Kitchen are also good friends of Patti Benson, who's been Vic's restaurant manager for the last 11 years and was... More
Axis Community Health needs our help
Dec 11, 2010 8:09 pm
Comments: 2 | Views: 4,662

Drive by Axis Community Health's aging facilities on Railroad Avenue any weekday morning and you're likely to see patients waiting to see a doctor or nurse that... More
SafeAmerica's top walker for cancer research
Aug 21, 2009 8:29 am
Comments: 0 | Views: 4,503

For John Gracyalny, a walk around the track almost never ends, especially if you're the one joining him on his daily jaunt.

It's almost as if he leads two very... More
Pioneer Cemetery a disappointment
Oct 5, 2010 6:33 am
Comments: 1 | Views: 4,494

Gravesites have gone on sale at Pleasanton's newly expanded Pioneer Cemetery but buyers beware.

The cost for double-burial gravesites at $10,198 for full burial... More
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