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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

VA is having severe problems providing injured veterans with benefits in a timely fasion

Is this the case?? The VA is having severe problems providing injured veterans with benefits in a timely fashion. In...

Original post made by Patriot Liberal on Oct. 27, 2009
Last comment by Tango, on Oct 28, 2009 at 6:08 pm | 13 comments | 1395 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Safeway plans return to Planning Commission for shopping center at Bernal and Valley

Officials from one of the country's leading grocery retailers brought plans for a new store at Valley and Bernal avenues...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2009
Last comment by June, on Oct 28, 2009 at 5:11 pm | 13 comments | 2054 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Great Books of Pleasanton

The Great Books of Pleasanton book club meets at 7:30 p.m. the fourth Monday monthly at Towne Center Books, 555 Main St....

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2009
Last comment by Ben, on Oct 28, 2009 at 3:25 pm | 2 comments | 4223 Views

AROUND TOWN

Another workshop planned on curbside recycling program

In a follow-up to a standing-room only event held in August, the city of Pleasanton and Pleasanton Garbage Service (PGS)...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by Country Fair resident, on Oct 28, 2009 at 2:45 pm | 18 comments | 1677 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama White House declares war on Fox News

In a coordinated attack, communications director Anita Dunn went on point last week, calling Fox News “opinion journalism...

Original post made by jimf01 on Oct. 19, 2009
Last comment by jimf01, on Oct 28, 2009 at 2:28 pm | 74 comments | 2658 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Setting The Example

I recently heard that Senators and Congressmen/women as well as Obama himself dodged the question of whether they would 'take...

Original post made by Political Moderate on Oct. 26, 2009
Last comment by Jeanne, on Oct 28, 2009 at 10:29 am | 19 comments | 1424 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

How Industry Affects Legislation

"To understand how the pharmaceutical industry is helping to shape the nation’s health care policies, it helps to understand...

Original post made by Stacey on Oct. 26, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 28, 2009 at 9:12 am | 6 comments | 1242 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

A Question to Obama Democrats...

To "Stay Cool", "Stacey" , "Poster Boy", "Janna" and other Obama Democrats... I would be very interested to know what...

Original post made by ! on Oct. 27, 2009
Last comment by Bill, on Oct 28, 2009 at 6:57 am | 31 comments | 2044 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Where was AVHS' Marching Band?

Doesn't Amador's marching band usually end the parade at the Foothill Band Review?...

Original post made by Judy on Oct. 24, 2009
Last comment by Judy, on Oct 27, 2009 at 9:12 pm | 17 comments | 2348 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Reading Volunteers Needed

If you would like to volunteer for a worthwhile cause, consider becoming a Barton Reading Tutor. No experience is necessary...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2009
Last comment by Deepa Singamsetti, on Oct 27, 2009 at 8:40 pm | 2 comments | 1416 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Hundreds here for Foothill Band Review today on Main Street

The annual Foothill Band Review will get under way at 8:30 this morning with a parade on Main Street by 50 middle and high...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2009
Last comment by Mary, on Oct 27, 2009 at 5:47 pm | 2 comments | 1447 Views

AROUND TOWN

What are the tiny flying white bugs?

Today it looked like cottonwood floating in the air and then I realized it was tiny white bugs flying around. I've never...

Original post made by Curious on Oct. 25, 2009
Last comment by neighbor, on Oct 27, 2009 at 12:59 pm | 5 comments | 1874 Views

AROUND TOWN

Where to get a flu shot in town?

I was hoping to get some ideas on where I can get an adult flu shot (if you also know where the H1N1 is being dispensed that...

Original post made by Amy on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by Amy, on Oct 27, 2009 at 10:43 am | 6 comments | 2012 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Flu keeping students out of school

Many Pleasanton students were out sick this past week after reporting flu-like symptoms. Although the county shows no "documented"...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2009
Last comment by mom of 3rd grader, on Oct 27, 2009 at 7:55 am | 6 comments | 1525 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD and APT negotiation process starting

At the upcoming PUSD Board of Trustees meeting (Oct 27), agenda item 14.2 is for PUSD and the APT to present their initial...

Original post made by Dark Corners of Town on Oct. 25, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Oct 27, 2009 at 6:57 am | 1 comment | 1460 Views

SPORTS

Sports

<B>Great season for Pleasanton Rage U12 D3 Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4908...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2009
There are no comments yet. 3837 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Council rezones 32 acres in Hacienda for more housing

The Pleasanton City Council voted 3-2 last night to rezone 32 acres of commercial properties in the Hacienda Business Park...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2009
Last comment by Becky Dennis, on Oct 26, 2009 at 5:05 pm | 67 comments | 4752 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Swine Flu Vaccine-Do Any Pediatricans Have It?

My pediatrician's office does not have swine flu vaccine until the end of October. Is this true of all pediatricans? ...

Original post made by Susan on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by Carmen, on Oct 26, 2009 at 4:16 pm | 11 comments | 3167 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What is the PUSD Budget Advisory Committee up to?

In the minutes of the PUSD Board of Trustees meeeting for Oct. 13 the CSEA representative commended the BAC "...they appreciate...

Original post made by Dark Corners of Town on Oct. 25, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 26, 2009 at 1:30 pm | 8 comments | 1701 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bicyclists...Do they have the right to NOT share the road?

Question...Why does our society often tolerate some bicyclists' general disregard of the laws that govern our roadways? ...

Original post made by Ange on Oct. 21, 2009
Last comment by Rider, on Oct 26, 2009 at 9:09 am | 20 comments | 1705 Views
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