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A matter of life and death

The scene was somber on Foothill Road in front of the high school today as juniors and seniors gathered to witness the enactment...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by Chris, on Apr 18, 2010 at 5:04 pm | 22 comments | 1920 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letter: 3 reasons for 'no' on D

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6897 posted Friday, April 16, 2010,...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2010
Last comment by Patriot, on Apr 17, 2010 at 9:43 pm | 10 comments | 1275 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Taxes lowest in 60 years thanks to President Obama

While the Tea Party faithful gather at the tax-payer funded Fairgrounds, a new report out of Washington indicates Americans...

Original post made by Curious on Apr. 15, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Apr 17, 2010 at 10:07 am | 15 comments | 1058 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Lots of police surrount an abandonned taxi on 4/6

Several police cars surrounded what looked like an abandonned taxi on Birch Creek Drive after 10:00 on 4/6. It was parked...

Original post made by Birch Creek Resident on Apr. 8, 2010
Last comment by Dave in Alaska, on Apr 17, 2010 at 7:53 am | 15 comments | 3148 Views

AROUND TOWN

Paris of vested people with clipboards at intersections

I have seen pairs of people with clipboards sitting at significant intersections around town. Anybody know who they are...

Original post made by Citizen on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by June, on Apr 16, 2010 at 10:14 am | 10 comments | 1548 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letter: Airport noise vs. housing

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6892 posted Friday, April 16, 2010,...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2010
Last comment by Repleasnacrat, on Apr 16, 2010 at 10:08 am | 2 comments | 1254 Views

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Where is T. Coleman Andrews when you need him most?

Note at the bottom who wrote this letter: Congress [in implementing the Sixteenth Amendment] went beyond merely enacting...

Original post made by Jeff on Apr. 16, 2010
Last comment by Wayne, on Apr 16, 2010 at 9:19 am | 1 comment | 1084 Views

AROUND TOWN

TEA, WINE & POLITICS

As I sat outside a Main Street restaurant sipping my white wine in the early evening, I wondered about the Tea Party Event...

Original post made by Miguel on Apr. 16, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1202 Views

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Throw the Bums Out! sign on 680

Congratulations to the person(s) who got this sign up on 680. I encourage everyone to register to vote. May 24 is the deadline....

Original post made by tax revolt 2 on Apr. 12, 2010
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Apr 15, 2010 at 9:49 pm | 7 comments | 1785 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

COMMENTARY: Pleasanton's costly housing cap

The Pleasanton City Council Tuesday night deferred until its April 20 meeting a decision on how to proceed on a court's ruling...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by Mao, on Apr 15, 2010 at 9:45 pm | 33 comments | 1693 Views

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Who are the Tea Party supporters?

Food for thought . . . According to a just released NYT/CBS News poll, those who identify with and support the Tea Party...

Original post made by Rae on Apr. 15, 2010
Last comment by Janna, on Apr 15, 2010 at 9:35 pm | 35 comments | 1310 Views

AROUND TOWN

Albertsons closed?

I may have been hibernating, but is albertsons in Pleasanton and Livermore now closed? I used to shop there and wanted to...

Original post made by Keith on Apr. 15, 2010
Last comment by Haha, on Apr 15, 2010 at 9:02 pm | 3 comments | 1141 Views

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State Assembly considering measure to strengthen penalties for sex crimes against children

A San Diego legislator has introduced a bill that would significantly strengthen penalties for sex crimes against children. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by Need new laws, on Apr 15, 2010 at 5:42 pm | 6 comments | 1328 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letters

<B>Letter: Planning Commission didn't review Oak Grove Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6867...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Apr 15, 2010 at 9:49 am | 35 comments | 1951 Views

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Hungry? Wait in line...

God help us... Nationalizing grocery stores... This will beget food shortages... then chaos, riots, panic, etc. Get...

Original post made by Frances on Apr. 15, 2010
Last comment by Dark Corners of Town, on Apr 15, 2010 at 8:51 am | 3 comments | 1130 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Man seriously injured in skateboard spill

A San Leandro man is in serious condition after he was found unconscious and bleeding from the head in the middle of a Pleasanton...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2009
Last comment by administrator, on Apr 15, 2010 at 6:48 am | 4 comments | 1406 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Little cuts add up as school district searches for revenue

While the Pleasanton Unified School District board and administration worries about the big picture in dealing with budget...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by Great work, on Apr 14, 2010 at 11:10 pm | 1 comment | 1372 Views

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Rat's at Macaroni Grill in Dublin

I was at Macaroni Grill in Dublin last night for dinner with my husband and while eating looked down and saw a rat scamper...

Original post made by Pati on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by Helen, on Apr 14, 2010 at 10:56 pm | 6 comments | 1400 Views

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McNerney to hold 11th District-wide student art competition

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) has announced that this year's Congressional Art Competition will be held at Tracy's...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Apr 14, 2010 at 10:15 pm | 4 comments | 1321 Views

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McNerney votes YES to kill more and more jobs as House passes the "Financial Reform" bill...

Our local socialist (mis)representative, Jerry McNerney, votes YES along with the Obama regime in passing the Financial Reform...

Original post made by Amy on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by Patriot, on Apr 14, 2010 at 10:13 pm | 14 comments | 1283 Views
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The Grass Roots Rise
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Legislators need to deal with state's horrible roads
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