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AROUND TOWN

Why is Claudette McDermott's Thread Restricted???

What is Claudette McDermott afraid of that she would post a self-promoting thread about street artists and then restrict...

Original post made by What\'s Up Gina? on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 3, 2009 at 12:27 pm | 1 comment | 1004 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bad Soccer Mommie Story Too Hot?

When Henry Germain was arrested on similar charges there were endless strings on the Weekly with comments rarely restricted....

Original post made by what\'s up? on Aug. 11, 2010
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Aug 12, 2010 at 6:09 pm | 11 comments | 1358 Views

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Pleasanton PD Supports Public Drunks at Concerts

The PD has inordinately strict rules for drinking during the First Wednesdays and wine strolls. In fact, drinkers are roped...

Original post made by what\\\'s wrong with this picture on Jun. 8, 2010
Last comment by I'm with what's wrong with this picture, on Jun 9, 2010 at 3:41 pm | 19 comments | 2568 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Does anyone know what is going on in Bonde Ranch?

I just had two police cars and 3 fire trucks blow by, sirens on, plus an additional ambulance. Any ideas?...

Original post made by What\\\\\\\'s Going On? on Jul. 13, 2012
Last comment by liberalism is a duh-sease, on Jul 13, 2012 at 2:04 pm | 1 comment | 1155 Views

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Doing "Gods work" aint easy!

"He had displayed "wisdom and courage" in his handling of cases, Monsignor Scicluna declared. He also gave numbers: during...

Original post made by When in Rome on Mar. 18, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 18, 2010 at 12:04 pm | 1 comment | 636 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Anticipation Springs Eternal: Sarah Palin Weighs Alaskan Senatorial Bid

Good news for freedom lovers. Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin (R) is considering going back on the ballot. In an interview...

Original post made by Where Has My Country Gone? on Jul. 10, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 17, 2013 at 6:29 pm | 4 comments | 759 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police activity on Bernal Saturday?

No mention of this in the newspaper here (of course!), but there was major police/CHP activity on Bernal near Valley Saturday...

Original post made by Where\'s the news? on Mar. 8, 2009
Last comment by Emily West, on Mar 9, 2009 at 4:04 pm | 11 comments | 2385 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

United States Federal Reserve shipped $12 billion in US currency to Iraq.

Worried a bout out of comtrol government spending? "Beginning in April 2003, one month after the invasion of Iraq, and...

Original post made by Whistle Blower on Aug. 31, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Sep 4, 2009 at 9:17 pm | 7 comments | 1392 Views

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Manager use City Secretarys as Babysitters at City Hall

Even though he makes $150000 a year, plus a car allowaence, a manager at City Hall makes his secretarys babysit his daughter...

Original post made by WhistleBlower on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Oct 13, 2009 at 4:59 pm | 9 comments | 939 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bringing Everyone to the Table: White House Health Care Stakeholder Discussions

We keep hearing about citizens feeling left out of the loop and demanding Town Hall Meetings etc. Everyone seems to think...

Original post made by White House on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Ken in South Pleasanton, on Aug 11, 2009 at 11:30 am | 2 comments | 929 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Who is Kathleen Rudslinger and why is she blogging at midnight?

Does anyone know who is Kathleen Rudslinger and why is she commenting multiple times in the wee hours in the morning on school...

Original post made by Who is she? on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Jun 5, 2009 at 7:37 pm | 31 comments | 1589 Views

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Some Say While Severe Swine Flu Exists, Warnings May Be Overblown

Doctors Question WHO's Severe Swine Flu Warning Some Say While Severe Swine Flu Exists, Warnings May Be Overblown Aug....

Original post made by WHO me? on Aug. 29, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 30, 2009 at 5:23 pm | 4 comments | 887 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Inform yourself of what the Occupy Movement has in store for the Repub Convention

This is what the Democrat party has become. Remember the words of Nancy Pelosi, "God Bless Them." (i.e. the "Occupiers") Check...

Original post made by Why on Aug. 25, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 2, 2012 at 3:03 pm | 17 comments | 2485 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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. 754 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

The Weekly closes issues just because they can?

For what reason die the weekly close the New city employee contract unanimously Blog? If people are interested enough...

Original post made by Why close the new city employee contract unanimously blog on May. 24, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on May 24, 2011 at 10:29 pm | 2 comments | 952 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Why Lock the Thread About the Car Thieves?

The PW locks threads whenever comments do not reflect their views but really -- why lock the thread about the cops responding...

Original post made by why this one? on Oct. 8, 2011
Last comment by why this one?, on Oct 8, 2011 at 4:26 pm | 2 comments | 1055 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Why are VBAC not allowed at local hospitals?

The last time I checked, the body that is carrying my baby is mine. I recently moved to the area and have come to learn...

Original post made by Why? on Jul. 24, 2009
Last comment by VBACs, on Aug 5, 2009 at 11:58 am | 9 comments | 2068 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Why are liberals and progressives...

So willing to be lied to, so willing to give up their own personal freedom, so willing to let others work on their behalf...etc?...

Original post made by Why? on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Well Now, on Aug 6, 2009 at 5:27 pm | 16 comments | 956 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Do we want BIG Gov?

"As if to cut off mounting criticism, on Saturday White House spokesman Robert Gibbs posted a blog entitled "The Response...

Original post made by Why? on May. 2, 2010
Last comment by cna training, on May 3, 2010 at 7:00 pm | 8 comments | 725 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Dear PW: Why not probe Stark and McNerney why they voted to block the Keystone Pipeline which would create over 20,000 jobs?

So the American economy is on a death spiral as is our national defense. And our (mis-) Representatives Pete Stark and Jerry...

Original post made by why? on Dec. 18, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 29, 2011 at 8:55 pm | 7 comments | 1210 Views
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A Norman Rockwell Town
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David Brooks at his Best and Worst
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Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
By Tim Hunt | 27 comments | 802 views