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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

NBC Deceptively Edits Zimmerman 911 Call to Imply Racist Motive

Shouldn't someone from NBC be arrested for this? They are trying to foment hatred and stir up more violence. They are not...

Original post made by ! on Apr. 2, 2012
Last comment by Another Dude, on Apr 3, 2012 at 10:43 pm | 18 comments | 1316 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Fox AND msnbc

Cable tv is helping to destroy our political system because it dominates the airways and is a voice of the extreme of both...

Original post made by hoops on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by Why?, on Apr 3, 2012 at 12:01 pm | 32 comments | 1273 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD Discovery Program Being Eliminated-W/O Any Discussion

Can someone explain to me why the Discovery Program at Walnut Grove was just eliminated, yet parents just got a matter of...

Original post made by WG on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by Bird Parent, on Apr 3, 2012 at 11:21 am | 37 comments | 20451 Views

AROUND TOWN

Walmart-Here we go again

Council Member Sullivan appealed the decision of the Planning Commission and has called up the project to be heard in front...

Original post made by Francine on Apr. 3, 2012
There are no comments yet. 877 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man the democrats are on fire!

[This post was removed because it was only a story copied from another publication. If it had included discussion and referenced...

Original post made by Kangaroo on Apr. 3, 2012
Last comment by Kangaroo, on Apr 3, 2012 at 9:19 am | 2 comments | 888 Views

AROUND TOWN

And some more news on Sharks buddies.

[This post was removed because it was only a story copied from another publication. If it had included discussion and referenced...

Original post made by Kangaroo on Apr. 3, 2012
There are no comments yet. 879 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What's the Real Skinny on Our Children Are Our Future?

I'm hearing more and more about this. http://www.ourchildrenourfuture2012.com/ The ads say money stays in the district...

Original post made by FHS Parent on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Nomad, on Apr 2, 2012 at 10:48 pm | 10 comments | 1391 Views

AROUND TOWN

Last day for book sale at Pleasanton library

Friends of the Pleasanton Library are holding the final day of their weekend-long Spring book sale today with 35,000-40,000...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Fred, on Apr 2, 2012 at 8:08 pm | 2 comments | 784 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Dumbarton Bridge will close for seismic repairs over Memorial Day weekend

The entire Dumbarton Bridge will be closed during Memorial Day weekend for seismic retrofit work, bridge officials announced...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2012
There are no comments yet. 822 Views

AROUND TOWN

Registered Democrats outnumber registered Republicans in Pleasanton and the gap is only growing

For years registered Republicans widely outnumbered registered Democrats in the City of Pleasanton. Those days are long gone....

Original post made by Delta Tim on Mar. 29, 2012
Last comment by Resident, on Apr 2, 2012 at 10:00 am | 50 comments | 2495 Views

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PUSD discusses borrowing, lauds fundraising

Financial issues once again dominated the Pleasanton school board meeting Tuesday night, with discussions about short-term...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2012
Last comment by Parent and Resident, on Apr 1, 2012 at 1:09 am | 34 comments | 1300 Views

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Construction of 120-store outlet mall at El Charro Road/I-580 starts Friday

A groundbreaking ceremony Friday will mark the start of construction of a 543,000-square-foot outlet mall at the northeast...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2011
Last comment by Boycott, on Mar 31, 2012 at 9:55 pm | 8 comments | 4915 Views

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Oak Grove developers' plan for 10 homes on hillside site goes to Planning Commission tonight

Even as legal arguments continue over the city's refusal to approve their bid to build 51 custom homes on their hillside...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2012
Last comment by Been There, on Mar 31, 2012 at 12:25 am | 17 comments | 3804 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD School Board President-"Sorry Students - I Don't Believe You"

Just saw a repeat of the School Board meeting. They reviewed the results of a survey regarding Homework where they'd asked...

Original post made by Unbelievable on Mar. 14, 2012
Last comment by crazy, on Mar 30, 2012 at 10:03 pm | 49 comments | 3307 Views

AROUND TOWN

Downtown attractions

I moved to Pleasanton in the past year and always hear people rave about the downtown.I would like to know what I am missing.I...

Original post made by Danbury on Mar. 25, 2012
Last comment by Danbury, on Mar 30, 2012 at 7:40 pm | 13 comments | 1377 Views

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Tomato planting time

Growing your own tomatoes can save money but, even better, your own garden can supply you with tasty produce. As the warm...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by Cornell, on Mar 30, 2012 at 4:43 pm | 2 comments | 791 Views

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Why close the story on Health Care facilities to comments?

Q.Is The Weekly afraid too many people would care about that topic? Having the comments is one of the reasons this venue...

Original post made by Why close a story on Health Care to comments? on Mar. 30, 2012
There are no comments yet. 750 Views

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Walmart opponents a no-show at city hearing, but will Occupy Pleasanton today apparently?

According to http://www.teletrader.com/us/news/details/16243410 between 3 PM and this evening, there will be some sort of...

Original post made by Roy on Mar. 29, 2012
Last comment by Tuan Nguyen, on Mar 30, 2012 at 10:49 am | 41 comments | 1920 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Dublin's health care corner

Look no farther than the corner of Tassajara Road and Dublin Boulevard to see how competitive the valley's medical scene...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by W Ron Sutton, on Mar 30, 2012 at 9:36 am | 1 comment | 706 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

U.S. Geological Survey predicts higher temps, stronger storms due to climate change

If worldwide carbon emissions continue at the present rate, rising temperatures could cause the Sierra Nevada to lose 80...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2012
Last comment by lazzboy, on Mar 29, 2012 at 11:44 pm | 64 comments | 2375 Views
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