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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

2 BILLION in Military Aid to Pakistan?

"The Obama administration Friday pledged to seek $2 billion in military aid to Pakistan over five years to help that country...

Original post made by Not Good on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Maja7, on Oct 25, 2010 at 8:41 am | 2 comments | 833 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Brown-Whitman debate presents few solutions

Leaning on crutches, Tom Brokaw hopped into the center of the stage at Dominican University on Tuesday night to open the...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Devon, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:29 pm | 2 comments | 872 Views

SPORTS

Golfers will have to 'chip' in more at Callippe

For the first time in five years, Pleasanton residents will see a bump in greens fees at Callippe Golf Course. Read the...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2010
Last comment by GX, on Oct 29, 2010 at 11:16 am | 2 comments | 2070 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Oakland Tribune endorses Jerry McNerney

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

Original post made by Chet on Oct. 25, 2010
Last comment by steve, on Oct 26, 2010 at 9:19 am | 2 comments | 843 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Wente family estates achieves 'Sustainable Winegrowing' status

As a testimony to what has been a long-held tenet of the country's oldest continuously owned and operated family winery,...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2010
Last comment by Chet, on Oct 27, 2010 at 9:30 pm | 2 comments | 960 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Fall Festival will be held downtown tomorrow

Pleasanton's second annual Fall Festival will be held tomorrow from 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 30, in downtown Pleasanton....

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by kathy felton, on Oct 30, 2010 at 11:53 am | 2 comments | 1033 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Voting Yes or No on Prop. 22: Depends on who you talk to

City and county representatives are sparring over the benefits of Proposition 22, the Nov. 2 measure that would block the...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by MOOT, not mute, on Oct 30, 2010 at 3:48 pm | 2 comments | 1009 Views

AROUND TOWN

Obituaries

<B>Frank I. Belecky Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7550 posted Friday, October...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by Karla Brown, on Oct 29, 2010 at 10:03 am | 2 comments | 975 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letters

<B>Laursen perfect choice Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7544 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by voter, on Oct 29, 2010 at 6:38 pm | 2 comments | 959 Views

AROUND TOWN

Teen group's 'Nightmare' on stage tonight, tomorrow at Firehouse Arts Center

Those seeking a unique Halloween experience won't want to miss "Nightmare, a Terrifying Night of Improv," which is being...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by Lisa, on Oct 29, 2010 at 8:54 pm | 2 comments | 1032 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

'Bomb-type' device causes BART delays Sunday between Pleasanton, San Francisco

A "bomb-type device" found in the trunk of a car in San Leandro Sunday morning was determined not to be a genuine explosive...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2010
Last comment by Give 'em an inch and they'll take a foot..., on Nov 1, 2010 at 10:34 am | 2 comments | 1192 Views

AROUND TOWN

City's polling places crowded early as voters start casting 'live' ballots

Polling places were crowded when they opened this morning at 7 a.m. in what could be a higher number of Election Day voters...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2010
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Nov 4, 2010 at 8:25 am | 2 comments | 1405 Views

AROUND TOWN

RANDOM ACTS OF KINDNESS PAY DIVIDENDS

I had to return an item to TruValue Hardware (a place I love to death). No problem with the exchange and everything was going...

Original post made by Miguel on Nov. 2, 2010
Last comment by Aniea, on Nov 4, 2010 at 10:25 am | 2 comments | 1105 Views

AROUND TOWN

Do You Have Low Tea?

Love the ads bombing FOX for the viagra competitor...wow...in dinner time no less.....sorry but can't miss the irony.......

Original post made by JRM on Nov. 4, 2010
Last comment by A Neighbor, on Nov 5, 2010 at 12:41 pm | 2 comments | 1095 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

McNerney still less than 1% ahead of Harmer as vote count continues

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) has declared victory in his bid for re-election to a third term in Congress even...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 14, 2010 at 3:22 pm | 2 comments | 1014 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Holiday food drive information

JL Consulting is coordinating a holiday food drive benefiting people in need served by the Alameda County Community Food...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2010
Last comment by Lee, on Nov 16, 2010 at 11:39 am | 2 comments | 1245 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Jury selection to start Nov. 29 in Castlewood murder trial

A jury trial for a man charged with killing his parents in their Castlewood home nearly three years ago is expected to get...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2010
Last comment by Joey, on Nov 18, 2010 at 11:25 am | 2 comments | 2118 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Man taking pictures at local park

I recently saw a man (possibly in his late 20s or early 30s) standing across the street by the apartment buildings taking...

Original post made by Stay Alert on Nov. 18, 2010
Last comment by Maja7, on Nov 19, 2010 at 12:31 pm | 2 comments | 1785 Views

AROUND TOWN

Country Folk Art Craft Show this weekend

Country Folk Art Craft Show will feature thousands of home and hand-made quality items by top artisian-crafters from across...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 21, 2010 at 12:26 pm | 2 comments | 1270 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

8% tuition hike for UC students passes with 5 regents voting against

In a move that disgruntled many students, the University of California Board of Regents has approved an 8 percent tuition...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 26, 2010 at 5:25 pm | 2 comments | 1537 Views
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