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2.1 quake strikes North Bay, 3rd small tremblor in region yesterday

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.1 struck in Sonoma County last night, the third small quake to strike the...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by Quaking in my boots, on Nov 9, 2009 at 8:58 am | 2 comments | 942 Views

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Congressman McNerney in Afghanistan, meets with President Karzai

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) is in Afghanistan meeting with President Karzai and military leaders. He sent the...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2009
Last comment by Nick, on Dec 30, 2009 at 10:29 pm | 5 comments | 942 Views

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Inspired to Earn Less

If you are sitting right at that $200k level, I would ask for a pay cut, maybe down to $180k or so because you'll probably...

Original post made by Pleasanton Mom on Mar. 23, 2010
Last comment by Karen, on Mar 23, 2010 at 6:00 pm | 7 comments | 942 Views

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March for better California schools en route to Livingston today

A diverse group of Californians, marching from Bakersfield to Sacramento on a 365‐mile trek to rally public support...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2010
Last comment by Big Mike, on Apr 3, 2010 at 11:54 pm | 4 comments | 942 Views

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Albertsons closed?

I may have been hibernating, but is albertsons in Pleasanton and Livermore now closed? I used to shop there and wanted to...

Original post made by Keith on Apr. 15, 2010
Last comment by Haha, on Apr 15, 2010 at 9:02 pm | 3 comments | 942 Views

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Widows and widowers invited to happy hour tonight

Widows and Widowers of Northern California invite you to join them for happy hour tonight from 5:30-7:30 p.m., Thursday,...

Original post made on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by Sharon Morris, on May 20, 2010 at 9:49 am | 1 comment | 942 Views

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'Spare the Air' alert issued for Wednesday

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a Spare the Air alert for Wednesday. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=7714...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2011
Last comment by reformed_republican, on Sep 9, 2011 at 9:13 am | 5 comments | 942 Views

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Keeping fit the high-tech way

Alyson Griffin wasn't looking for a gym. She just planned to accompany her mom last summer to Koko FitClub, at her request,...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Sweaty Porker, on Mar 29, 2012 at 8:42 am | 6 comments | 942 Views

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Tri-Valley Democratic Club

Tri-Valley Democratic Club presents Web 2.0? "Citizen 2.0" Learn to use "social media" to build community and business. Adriehl...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2009
Last comment by Marc, on Oct 20, 2009 at 7:27 pm | 4 comments | 941 Views

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Medicare and Social Security benefits need to be increased

Whay do I say this? We are Taxed Enough Already, so where is the money going to come from? As usual the government and...

Original post made by Privatize on Dec. 17, 2009
There are no comments yet. 941 Views

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Open letter to the community

Open letter to the transplant and confused Patriot Radicals AND those who are SO distressed with the Presidency and more...

Original post made by Wake Up on Mar. 16, 2010
Last comment by Wayne, on Mar 16, 2010 at 3:42 pm | 8 comments | 941 Views

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McNerney introduces bill with death benefits for military survivors

Bill would refund some taxes of fallen troops By Rick Maze - Staff writer Air Force Times A California lawmaker wants...

Original post made by Chet on Aug. 17, 2010
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Whitman and Fiorina can turn out the lights

This just about does it for these two Republican candidates in California: Three new polls on Wednesday show gubernatorial...

Original post made by Chet on Oct. 27, 2010
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Nazi death camp survivor to talk about his experiences in Pleasanton lecture

Philip Bialowitz, who was a member of a bold group of men who overpowered their Nazi captors and freed hundreds of slave...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2011
Last comment by Kelley, on Mar 7, 2011 at 2:07 pm | 1 comment | 941 Views

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Interested in joining a chess club?

Local residents are trying to start a Pleasanton Chess Club, primarily for kids. Anyone interested can email PleasantonChess@yahoo.com....

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2012
Last comment by Maithili , on Jan 17, 2012 at 9:11 am | 1 comment | 941 Views

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Pleasanton's 'Walk to Wellness' set for this morning in Kottinger Park

Walk to Wellness is holding its weekly Saturday walk starting at 8:30 a.m. today in Kottinger Park. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2013
Last comment by Mike, on Jul 7, 2013 at 2:33 am | 1 comment | 941 Views

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Letter: 'No' on Measure D

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6889 posted Friday, April 16, 2010,...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2010
Last comment by Chuck Norris, on May 5, 2010 at 7:27 pm | 10 comments | 940 Views

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Museum drama on Pleasanton's advance from its rowdy days to modern times on tap tomorrow

The Museum On Main's Ed Kinney Lecture Series will present "From Brothels & Bar Rooms to the City of Planned Progress" at...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2010
Last comment by Patrick Hey, on Jul 17, 2010 at 3:59 am | 2 comments | 940 Views

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ADHD support group for women will meet today

A support group for women, mothers and daughters living with ADHD or executive function challenges meets from 7:30-8:30 p.m....

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2010
Last comment by maja7, on Jul 28, 2010 at 9:20 am | 1 comment | 940 Views

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State Supreme Court hears arguments on governor's power to declare furlough days

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's power to furlough state workers for two or three days per month in response to the state's budget...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by Really?, on Oct 7, 2010 at 9:49 pm | 4 comments | 940 Views
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