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To the (edited by PW staff) that posted the FAT PEOPLE thread last week:

Four U.S. troops charged with soldier cruelty Soldiers accused of hazing Ohio teen who committed suicide, military says NBC...

Original post made by Tami on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by k, on Aug 21, 2009 at 2:19 pm | 2 comments | 1011 Views

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Killings, kidnappings and torture of suspected homosexuals are escalating.

Gay men attacked, executed in Iraq, rights group says. Different Country, same mentality towards GAYS! STORY HIGHLIGHTS...

Original post made by Ths Has Got To STOP! on Aug. 17, 2009
Last comment by Wolfgang, on Aug 21, 2009 at 12:01 pm | 8 comments | 1228 Views

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A very cool LIFE photo archive link

Here is a very cool photo historical archive from Life. Enjoy: http://images.google.com/hosted/life...

Original post made by Cool Life Photo\'s on Aug. 20, 2009
Last comment by bobart, on Aug 21, 2009 at 11:49 am | 1 comment | 956 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board to decide tonight how to allot $459K raised by I Love Pleasanton Schools

It was a race to the finish line, but the supporters of the I Love Pleasanton Schools fundraising campaign finished Aug....

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Aug 21, 2009 at 7:18 am | 32 comments | 1740 Views

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Cutting through the illusion - The Grand Chessboard

SOTT Focus Cutting through the illusion - The Grand Chessboard Simon Davies SOTT.net Mon, 23 Feb 2009 13:14 UTC The...

Original post made by mark on Aug. 21, 2009
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PLEASE don't take dogs to Farmer's Market

Claudette McDermott posted: "We actually took our dog to walk Farmer's Market and she loved it, was well behaved so I was...

Original post made by fresh produce shopper on Aug. 14, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 20, 2009 at 10:44 pm | 19 comments | 1477 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD Board Meeting 8/18 at 7 pm

The first Board of Trustees meeting of the 09-10 school year is Tuesday evening. Agenda items include the use of funds raised...

Original post made by Dark Corners of Town on Aug. 17, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Aug 20, 2009 at 9:34 pm | 26 comments | 1612 Views

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'Raiders of the Lost Arc' is free movie in the park tonight

In just a couple hours, the last of the Thursday night summer movies in the park will commence at Delucchi Park, 4501 First...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2009
Last comment by And..., on Aug 20, 2009 at 9:13 pm | 2 comments | 1002 Views

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Letter: Congrats to Ayala for Oak Grove work

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5965 posted Friday, July 31, 2009,...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2009
Last comment by Develop the hills, on Aug 20, 2009 at 8:55 pm | 2 comments | 944 Views

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What are we going to do about fat people???

All I ever hear about is cigarettes, alcohol, aids, drugs, but look around folks at all of the fat people and the impact...

Original post made by Jack LaLanne on Aug. 18, 2009
Last comment by Julie, on Aug 20, 2009 at 7:01 pm | 20 comments | 1142 Views

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Firms with Obama ties profit from health push

Isn't this the type of cronyism that Obama promised would "change" when he was elected? http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090819/ap_on_go_pr_wh/us_health_care_consultants The...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Aug 20, 2009 at 2:44 pm | 5 comments | 897 Views

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The perfect fit

"It's not the most glamorous job," said fit model Rachel Felix, 12, of Pleasanton. Fit modeling is a different type of modeling,...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2008
Last comment by Parent/Educator/Model Coach, on Aug 20, 2009 at 2:00 pm | 11 comments | 2050 Views

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Rotary Club of Pleasanton

The Rotary Club of Pleasanton since 1965 has been a leader in the community in helping make Pleasanton a great place to live....

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2009
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Aug 20, 2009 at 10:08 am | 1 comment | 987 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

What happened on Stoneridge & Springdale?

There are flowers & pictures & poems against a tree near Springdale on Stoneridge Drive. I have seen nothing in the paper....

Original post made by Puppetlady on Aug. 18, 2009
Last comment by Bumpy, on Aug 20, 2009 at 10:02 am | 2 comments | 1461 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Amber alert issued for 2-month-old taken from mother's car this morning

Police are searching for a 2-month-old boy who was apparently taken by force from his mother by his father and uncle in Pleasanton...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by Lee, on Aug 20, 2009 at 9:03 am | 10 comments | 1517 Views

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REFLECTING THE NATIONAL MOOD

First of all I want to applaud the Pleasanton Weekly for having a Town Square Forum, especially in the turbulent political...

Original post made by m on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by m to n, on Aug 20, 2009 at 8:45 am | 2 comments | 1045 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police fine 6 Pleasanton businesses for selling liquor to minors

Officers conducting an underage decoy sting in Pleasanton last Wednesday fined six businesses suspected of supplying alcohol...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 19, 2009 at 9:34 pm | 21 comments | 2124 Views

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Gotcha!

Photos from the farmers' market in August. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=2438...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 19, 2009 at 9:27 pm | 2 comments | 1076 Views

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The Farmer Restaurant at the Pleasanton Hotel

this place ROCKS! awesome food, inviting decor and wonderful servers. What a great addition to downtown! http://www.pleasantonhotel.com/...

Original post made by bobbi on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by heather, on Aug 19, 2009 at 7:07 pm | 14 comments | 1888 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Young Pleasanton man killed in crash near the mall early this morning

A 23-year-old Pleasanton resident died early Friday morning after crashing into a large tree near Stoneridge Shopping Center,...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2009
Last comment by Other Car's Sister, on Aug 19, 2009 at 4:23 pm | 14 comments | 1424 Views
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Vote YES on Measures 45, 46, & 47, NO on 48
By Roz Rogoff | 32 comments | 2,201 views

Prop 47: not perfect, just preferable.
By Tom Cushing | 2 comments | 896 views

The Vranesh situation heads to court
By Tim Hunt | 9 comments | 731 views