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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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Pioneer Cemetery a disappointment
Oct 5, 2010 6:33 am
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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
Tom Richert: An entrepreneur who doesn't stop
Jul 20, 2012 10:50 am
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It's quite a stretch from the tony venture capital investors' offices along Page Mill Road in Palo Alto to a lumberyard in Pleasanton, but Tom Richert made that... More
SafeAmerica's top walker for cancer research
Aug 21, 2009 8:29 am
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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
Special Olympics' Ken Mano just keeps on giving
Apr 4, 2011 8:11 am
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Ken Mano just keeps on giving. Fresh off the gymnasium floor of Amador Valley High School where he coordinated the eighth annual Special Olympics basketball tournament,... More
Let’s take another look at the employee union contract
Feb 13, 2011 6:28 pm
Comments: 26 | Views: 4,715

With new information now available from CalPERS about retirement plan funds and a group of individuals asking for a better deal from the Pleasanton city employees... More
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