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Oil Spill No Big Deal?

I sit horrified reading the news of the BP oil spill and watching a major body of water become a waste pit. Yet, nobody's...

Original post made by Oil Mess on May. 22, 2010
Last comment by Will pass, on May 23, 2010 at 5:49 pm | 6 comments | 1038 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letters: Ridge homes will be in view

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7041 posted Friday, May 21, 2010,...

Original post made on May. 21, 2010
Last comment by Tired of NIMBYers, on May 23, 2010 at 12:41 pm | 10 comments | 1361 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Amador vs. Foothill boys in NCS final Saturday, but . . . .

Congratulations to the boys varsity volleyball teams at Amador and Foothill. They will meet Saturday in the NCS finals at...

Original post made by Volleyball fan on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by A Person, on May 23, 2010 at 9:14 am | 18 comments | 1963 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton man formally charged for role in Ponzi scheme

A Pleasanton man has been formally charged for his role in what investigators describe as a "massive investment fraud scheme...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2009
Last comment by SR, on May 23, 2010 at 12:40 am | 13 comments | 2957 Views

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Water agency begins operating demineralization plant

Zone 7 Water Agency has begun operating its new demineralization plant on Santa Rita Road, just north of Stoneridge Drive. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by Mike, on May 22, 2010 at 6:45 pm | 10 comments | 2007 Views

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This was removed from CNN...re: Wolf Blitzer interview with Mexico Pres. Calderon

Just thought you'd like to know more about Mexico's immigration policies. Can you say "double standard" ??? interview...

Original post made by Obama do your job re: AZ! on May. 22, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 22, 2010 at 11:54 am | 1 comment | 1273 Views

AROUND TOWN

Organizers look for strong attendance at Pleasanton RV show opening this Friday for 10-day run

Despite a troubled economy, organizers of Pleasanton's 21st annual Manufacturers' RV Show aren't worried about attendance...

Original post made on May. 13, 2009
Last comment by Bob, on May 22, 2010 at 8:28 am | 10 comments | 2663 Views

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Water rates up, quality goes down!!

I've been reading about the new water rates coming, and at the same time have noticed the quality of our water is going down! I...

Original post made by Lee on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by letsgo, on May 21, 2010 at 11:27 pm | 12 comments | 1527 Views

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Save California and America

Something I found on the internet today. Save California and America Submitted by Brittanicus on Wed, 12/23/2009 - 10:28. Either...

Original post made by mark on May. 19, 2010
Last comment by mark, on May 21, 2010 at 7:43 pm | 15 comments | 1288 Views

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Immigration service to check fingerprints of anyone arrested starting June 1

A U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement spokeswoman Wednesday cast doubt on San Francisco's ability to be completely excluded...

Original post made on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by fed up, on May 21, 2010 at 6:42 pm | 17 comments | 1724 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Test scores show Pleasanton's on top

Twelve out of the 15 schools in the Pleasanton Unified School District (PUSD) are in the top 10 percent of schools statewide,...

Original post made on May. 14, 2010
Last comment by Caesar, on May 21, 2010 at 5:11 pm | 51 comments | 3904 Views

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Rand Paul Stands Up forTea Party and American Race

Finally a politician stands up for the American Race! http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2010/05/20/tea-party-favorite-rand-paul-criticizing-civil-rights-act/ "Asked...

Original post made by Truth and Justice on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 21, 2010 at 4:23 pm | 28 comments | 1445 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

How was Race to Nowhere?

I wasn't able to get tickets to Race to Nowhere because it was sold out. I would love to hear feedback about what issues...

Original post made by Andrea on May. 19, 2010
Last comment by letsgo, on May 21, 2010 at 2:52 pm | 6 comments | 2328 Views

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P.G & E. & Prop 16. Strange Bedfellows

Any time I hear, "taxpayers rights, freedom to/from" followed by a barrage of media attention & advertising I get suspicious....

Original post made by Nosy Neighbors on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by Rae, on May 21, 2010 at 2:00 pm | 6 comments | 1391 Views

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Rand Paul Underscores the Tea Party's Connection to Race

By Bob Cesca http://www.huffingtonpost.com/bob-cesca/rand-paul-underscores-the_b_583826.html I'll take Rand Paul at...

Original post made by Nation W on May. 21, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 21, 2010 at 1:15 pm | 2 comments | 1367 Views

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Zero Presidential Press Conferences Sine Last July...

Democrats, how do you defend this lack of Obama Press Conferences? How can you justify this? ...

Original post made by Jane on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by Shig, on May 21, 2010 at 1:06 pm | 5 comments | 1117 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PMS Concert band earns top honors at Music in the Arts Festival

The Pleasanton Middle School Concert Band earned top honors at the Music in the Parks Festival earlier this month at Great...

Original post made on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 21, 2010 at 10:04 am | 2 comments | 1961 Views

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Letters: Pleasanton 2010 or Chicago 1930?

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7043 posted Friday, May 21, 2010,...

Original post made on May. 21, 2010
Last comment by anonymous, on May 21, 2010 at 8:07 am | 2 comments | 1325 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Increased need for child abuse prevention programs sprouts innovative fundraising efforts

Concord, CA – May 17th, 2010. It’s no secret that local Contra Costa County families are feeling the stress of the recession,...

Original post made by Stacy Williams-Coca on May. 19, 2010
Last comment by M., on May 20, 2010 at 10:43 pm | 4 comments | 1424 Views

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Pleasanton Tea Party founder calls for boycott of San Francisco

A Bay Area "tea party" activist is saying turnabout is fair play by calling for a boycott of San Francisco after several...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2010
Last comment by doubleamazed, on May 20, 2010 at 9:42 pm | 46 comments | 3499 Views
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