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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 | 1105 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Solution to future Budget Deadlocks in CA?

Quoted from Tri Valley Herald article reporting on declaration of fiscal emergency on Thursday: "Under the declaration,...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by Alison, on Jul 3, 2009 at 2:49 pm | 1 comment | 3861 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Police seize 64 pounds of fireworks from Dublin home

Police seized more than 64 pounds of illegal fireworks from a home in Dublin Thursday, according to police. Read the full...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by Mike, on Jul 3, 2009 at 4:47 pm | 1 comment | 1114 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton's Sentinels group honors singer Charlie Daniels

The Sentinels' Pleasanton team has given a special plaque to country singer Charlie Daniels, thanking him for his many tributes...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2009
Last comment by Buford, on Jul 6, 2009 at 8:26 am | 1 comment | 1078 Views

SPORTS

Raising the stakes

For Pleasanton horse trainer Jeff Bonde, it's pretty obvious why being successful during the Alameda County Fair is so important. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2009
Last comment by Luke Skywalker, on Jul 6, 2009 at 9:40 am | 1 comment | 1813 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

NAR, community groups work together to ease commercial crisis

Brought together by the National Association of Realtors, representatives from various commercial real estate and community...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by Homeowner, on Jul 10, 2009 at 8:23 am | 1 comment | 4140 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Debbie Look appointed to top PTA post

Recently, Pleasanton resident Debbie Look became the director of legislation for the California State PTA (Parent Teachers...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by Buford, on Jul 10, 2009 at 8:38 am | 1 comment | 1148 Views

SPORTS

Huff's Ladies Day at the Races another success

Yesterday's Kay's Ladies Day at the Races attracted more than 100 women as the annual event organized by Kay Huff continued...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2009
Last comment by Mike Hosterman, on Jul 11, 2009 at 10:22 pm | 1 comment | 1830 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Sentinels' leader Tom Daggett wins Mayor's Award

Long-time resident and businessman Tom Daggett received the Mayor's Award for meritorious service to Pleasanton Friday night...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2009
Last comment by Sherry, on Jul 13, 2009 at 8:36 am | 1 comment | 1269 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Basic Yoga Class

Beth Fox instructs this yoga class that meets from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Mondays at Lynnewood United Methodist Church, 4444 Black...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by David Walden, on Jul 14, 2009 at 9:00 am | 1 comment | 1008 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Auctions end today. Did you get your bid in yet?

The most recent group of auctions are ending tonight. Luxury Cabin, Trade as One purse, Comprehensive Financial Plan,...

Original post made by Amy Taylor on Jul. 17, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jul 17, 2009 at 11:43 am | 1 comment | 1364 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

I would like your input on this article re: where America is headed

I am not necessarily advocating the following position, and I hope this author (in the linked article below) is wrong about...

Original post made by Becky on Jul. 17, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 17, 2009 at 11:41 am | 1 comment | 1090 Views

AROUND TOWN

Wonderful Community Theatre - Peter Pan

If you are looking for a delightful afternoon or evening's entertainment, go see Peter Pan at the Bankhead theater. The...

Original post made by David Cannon on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by M, on Jul 21, 2009 at 8:06 pm | 1 comment | 1213 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Put the palate to the test at Taste of Terroir on Thursday

Think you have a perfect palate for fine food and wine? Join a master sommelier and wine writers in tasting the Tri-Valley's...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Jul 20, 2009 at 11:27 pm | 1 comment | 1125 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Obituaries

Dr. E. John Ainsworth Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5919 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2009
Last comment by M. Sweeney, on Jul 21, 2009 at 8:15 am | 1 comment | 1066 Views

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10 questions for Obama to answer

Interesting article and and requires a little reflection. http://news.yahoo.com/s/politico/20090722/pl_politico/25265;_ylt=At_aMVv9rzFLEeah0_TPcw.MwfIE;_ylu=X3oDMTJycHJyM2ZjB...

Original post made by Robby on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by Stay Cool, on Jul 22, 2009 at 4:20 pm | 1 comment | 954 Views

AROUND TOWN

500 spend the night watching the 'yellow brick road' at Delucchi Park

At least 500 sat on blankets, chairs and some even stood last night to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the 1939 classic...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2009
Last comment by Laurie K, on Jul 24, 2009 at 10:04 am | 1 comment | 1143 Views

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Article about prop. 13

This article was on the mercury news, and it is about prop. 13: http://www.mercurynews.com/topstories/ci_12901818...

Original post made by Resident on Jul. 25, 2009
Last comment by Linda, on Jul 25, 2009 at 3:09 pm | 1 comment | 1081 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Traffic accident on across from the library

I was wondering if the people in the accident on Friday around 11:30 across from the library are ok. 2 firetrucks and police...

Original post made by pat on Jul. 26, 2009
Last comment by twit, on Aug 1, 2009 at 10:15 am | 1 comment | 1339 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

War vs. Healthcare

Stupid foreign wars: cheered for, given blank checks, can't end them. Decent health care for Americans: worrying, can't...

Original post made by Alan on Jul. 26, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 26, 2009 at 5:46 pm | 1 comment | 1038 Views
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