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Who Is No on K?...WEALTHY PLEASANTON HILLTOP RESIDENTS

In response to the latest misleading full-page ad in today's (5/20/16) edition of the Pleasanton Weekly: 99%+ of the funding...

Original post made by Resident of Ventana Hills on May. 20, 2016
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, 2 hours ago | 27 comments | 1358 Views

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Editorial: Vote Yes on Measure K

Measure K on the June 7 ballot for Pleasanton voters affirms the action of the City Council last January in approving the...

Original post made on May. 23, 2016
Last comment by Tom Paine, 5 hours ago | 28 comments | 1491 Views

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No on K converted me to YES

I just received an electronic notice from my house security cameras that someone was trespassing on my porch. Got a nice...

Original post made by Tired of the arrogance on May. 23, 2016
There are no comments yet. 67 Views

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Editorial: Figuers, Ramirez Holmes and Thiel for Zone 7 board

In the Zone 7 Water Agency Board of Directors election, we endorse incumbents Sandy Figuers and Angela Ramirez Holmes and...

Original post made on May. 20, 2016
Last comment by factchecker, 10 hours ago | 6 comments | 1525 Views

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Bike from Work After-Party Raises Funds for Firefighters

Tri-Valley Bike to Work Day Comes to a Happy Close at Official Happy Hour Cyclists and New Leaf Community Market customers...

Original post made by Patti Bond on May. 23, 2016
There are no comments yet. 36 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Vote for Catharine Baker - State Assembly

Another mailer today for Catharine's opponent, Cheryl Cook-Kallio. This one came from the CTA - the California Teachers'...

Original post made by Registered Joe on May. 23, 2016
There are no comments yet. 39 Views

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More misinformation from No on Measure K folks--reject NIMBYism and vote YES on Measure K for ALL Pleasantonians

It's unfortunate, but not surprising, that various myths and propaganda keep getting regurgitated and promulgated by No on...

Original post made by Resident of Ventana Hills on May. 6, 2016
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, 12 hours ago | 26 comments | 594 Views

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Sanctuary cities

When voting for the person to represent our state in the U.S. Senate, to replace Barbara Boxer, remember this: Duf Sundheim...

Original post made by helen on May. 20, 2016
Last comment by helen, 13 hours ago | 3 comments | 109 Views

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A 20 year City loan just to get a Costco? No thank you!

I am a Costco member - and proud of it. I went to learn more about if and when Costco might come to Pleasanton last Tuesday...

Original post made by Lee Phan on Apr. 17, 2016
Last comment by Registered Joe, on May 22, 2016 at 4:10 pm | 14 comments | 1703 Views

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2 bond measures face Pleasanton voters June 7

Pleasanton voters will be asked to approve a $950 million bond measure June 7 for improvements to Las Positas and Chabot...

Original post made on May. 19, 2016
Last comment by Adam, on May 22, 2016 at 3:14 pm | 5 comments | 1706 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district expected to get more state funding for staff

Pleasanton's school board is readying for a busy meeting Tuesday night. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2016/05/22/school-district-expected-to-get-mor...

Original post made on May. 22, 2016
Last comment by Bob R, on May 22, 2016 at 3:04 pm | 1 comment | 841 Views

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YES on K => PAID for by Developer Greenbriar Homes (developer)

I want to vote NO. No more houses in ALL of Pleasanton, especially in our hills. This political spin on issues by the...

Original post made by Chris Moore on May. 16, 2016
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 22, 2016 at 11:26 am | 89 comments | 1428 Views

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NO on K => PAID for by Wealthy Residents on Hills

I am voting YES and protecting 174 acres of Pleasanton's Hills and Ridges. Currently this land is private property that can...

Original post made by Voting YES for the Truth on May. 18, 2016
Last comment by Voting YES for the Truth, on May 22, 2016 at 7:54 am | 22 comments | 718 Views

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Editorial: Vote for Glazer for State Senate, Baker for Assembly

State Senator Steve Glazer, a Democrat, and Assemblywoman Catharine Baker, a Republican, are seeking nomination in the June...

Original post made on May. 13, 2016
Last comment by Pete, on May 21, 2016 at 4:09 pm | 18 comments | 2249 Views

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How does Measure K's housing project affect almost ALL of Pleasanton? It's a bad deal for us.

I read my voters pamphlet, see the ads paid for by developer Greenbrier (YES) and those by Pleasanton residents (NO), I don't...

Original post made by Jackson Poole on May. 21, 2016
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 21, 2016 at 3:56 pm | 7 comments | 124 Views

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School board holding bond measure workshop Saturday

The Pleasanton school board is set to meet Saturday morning to discuss its plan to potentially pursue a bond measure to fund...

Original post made on May. 20, 2016
Last comment by Pete, on May 20, 2016 at 8:10 pm | 2 comments | 717 Views

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Axis opens $12-million health center in Pleasanton Saturday

Axis Community Health will hold a grand opening celebration for its new health center from 1-3:30 p.m. Saturday at 5925 W....

Original post made on May. 18, 2016
Last comment by Kurt Kummer, on May 20, 2016 at 4:38 pm | 3 comments | 2765 Views

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Measure K - The Big Picture

If you are struggling with all the Yes on K campaign propaganda and how to vote on the Lund Ranch II referendum, I would...

Original post made by Matt Sullivan on May. 17, 2016
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 20, 2016 at 12:59 pm | 38 comments | 568 Views

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New Civic Center complex, library proposed for Bernal Community Park

A Pleasanton task force has recommended building a multi-million-dollar Civic Center and public library on a 27-acre site...

Original post made on May. 17, 2016
Last comment by Just wondering, on May 20, 2016 at 12:27 am | 21 comments | 2138 Views

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Director: San Ramon Golf Club in danger of closing

The owners of San Ramon Golf Club are considering closing the 18-hole golf course in the south-central part of the city as...

Original post made on May. 6, 2016
Last comment by San Ramon Citizen, on May 19, 2016 at 4:18 pm | 17 comments | 4643 Views
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Special interest legislation that belongs in the trash can
By Tim Hunt | 6 comments | 1,092 views

Cute, Playful Cat Needs New Home
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 972 views