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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Back-to-back champs

The Catholic Community of Pleasanton's 8A Boys defeated St. Isidore, 43-32, to successfully defend their Tri-Valley Basketball...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2014
Last comment by Good Job, on Jun 12, 2014 at 7:29 pm | 2 comments | 1033 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

2 BART unions vote today, Thursday, but 3rd is holding out

BART's two biggest labor unions will vote this week on management's contract offer but the president of the third-largest...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 20, 2009 at 4:47 pm | 5 comments | 1032 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letter: Congrats to Ayala for Oak Grove work

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5965 posted Friday, July 31, 2009,...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2009
Last comment by Develop the hills, on Aug 20, 2009 at 8:55 pm | 2 comments | 1032 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letter: McNerney, colleagues stood up for the people

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6366 posted Friday, November 13,...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by JP, on Nov 23, 2009 at 12:45 pm | 5 comments | 1032 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Saluting those who work on Christmas

When I was a cub reporter at the Chicago Tribune, I generally worked the Christmas holidays. Along with a skeleton crew of...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2009
Last comment by Retired and Earned It, on Dec 25, 2009 at 9:39 am | 2 comments | 1032 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Investigators: Obama using Connecticut Soc. Sec. Number

Our Fraud in Chief has some 'splaining to do! "Two private investigators working independently are asking why President...

Original post made by Wow on May. 11, 2010
Last comment by Patriot, on May 12, 2010 at 8:49 pm | 7 comments | 1032 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Non-religious: A growing movement

You may or may not be aware of a growing movement around the world. It is comprised of people who have no use for religion,...

Original post made by Curious on May. 12, 2010
Last comment by On my own, on May 14, 2010 at 10:17 pm | 20 comments | 1032 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART to delay scheduled fare increase in 2012

BART directors voted Thursday to delay the agency's next regularly scheduled fare increase in 2012 after receiving unexpected...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Aug 27, 2010 at 11:49 am | 1 comment | 1032 Views

AROUND TOWN

Are BCS rankings just a bunch of BS?

For weeks, David Shaw has avoided discussions about the BCS rankings. But as the regular season draws to a close, he finally...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2011
Last comment by hoops, on Nov 23, 2011 at 1:28 pm | 3 comments | 1032 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD Homework Policy

Students are only supposed to be getting 2 hours of homework each night (about 20 minutes per class). It's clear to me and...

Original post made by Angry on Feb. 8, 2015
Last comment by Parent of 2, on Feb 11, 2015 at 7:21 pm | 12 comments | 1032 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The great Political and Racial Divide of 2009

The great Political and Racial Divide of 2009 is SO evident as Blacks and whites, Democrats and republicans, Liberals and...

Original post made by Ron on Jul. 24, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 24, 2009 at 7:52 pm | 6 comments | 1031 Views

AROUND TOWN

Our RIGHT to bear ARMS...

May We Never Forget! United States Of America Was Attacked, Pearl Harbor - December 7, 1941 and again New York...

Original post made by Constitution on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by PToWN94566, on Aug 11, 2009 at 3:13 pm | 8 comments | 1031 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tolls could rise another $1 on Bay Area bridges to pay for more seismic retrofits

The possibility of increasing tolls by $1 on all seven state-owned bridges in the Bay Area next July and an end to a free...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by How do you tell if a politician is lying?, on Oct 20, 2009 at 11:19 am | 1 comment | 1031 Views

AROUND TOWN

Passengers to face full body scans at Oakland, San Jose airports

Heading out of town? Expect to be examined by full body scanners at 11 major airports including those at Oakland and San...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2010
Last comment by Andy, on Mar 8, 2010 at 10:38 am | 3 comments | 1031 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Danville's Republican Mayor Endorses Jerry McNerney

http://www.recordnet.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20100704/A_NEWS/7040324/-1/NEWSMAP By The Record STOCKTON - Two...

Original post made by Keller on Jul. 4, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Jul 5, 2010 at 10:58 pm | 6 comments | 1031 Views

AROUND TOWN

Obama to visit Bay Area Thursday

President Obama is coming to the Bay Area on Thursday for a one-day visit with business and technology leaders. Read the...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2011
Last comment by Peter, on Feb 15, 2011 at 7:32 pm | 2 comments | 1031 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police Activity at Victoria's Salon on Thursday

There was police activity around Victoria's Salon Thursday evening. Anybody know what went down?...

Original post made by McGruff on May. 13, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1031 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

DOJ and ATF Botch Mexican Firearm Plot

It's hard to believe Dept of Justice and Bureau of Alcohol,Tobacco, and Firearms could be so inept and plot that never should...

Original post made by Shock and Shame on Sep. 5, 2011
Last comment by Porky, on Sep 7, 2011 at 5:08 pm | 12 comments | 1031 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton featured in LA Times Travel section

Our great Downtown got a lovely photo essay and article about being a destination for a weekend getaway: http://www.latimes.com/travel/la-tr-pleasanton-escape-20130414-photos,0,5...

Original post made by Ptown Proud on Apr. 23, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1031 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Great Horror Campout In Pleasanton -- Do We Really Need This in Our Town?

Just saw that the Fairgrounds is hosting "The Great Horror Campout" on 7/11/2014 and 7/12/2014, see http://www.greathorrorcampout.com/...

Original post made by Too Much for PTown on Jun. 30, 2014
Last comment by IWouldFilePoliceReport, on Jul 3, 2014 at 12:18 pm | 15 comments | 1031 Views
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More Banks, More Billions, but Bupkes in the Brig. Rinse, repeat. (Part One)
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Rails to Trails
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Mark Twain drinking wine?
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