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New 177-unit, 4-story apartment complex OK'd

The Pleasanton City Council has approved a developer's plan to build an apartment complex on West Las Positas Boulevard across...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2014
Last comment by chas, on Oct 4, 2014 at 6:25 am | 1 comment | 1653 Views

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Friday's earthquake was an aftershock; seismologist says there could be more

An earthquake that rattled the Tri-Valley Friday morning was an aftershock from one that shook the area Thursday, according...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2010
Last comment by Johanna, on Jan 9, 2010 at 10:55 pm | 2 comments | 1653 Views

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Berkeley now another city facing huge budget deficit

Berkeley City Manager Phil Kamlarz said Monday that his city faces a $14.6 million deficit for the fiscal year that begins...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2010
Last comment by Repleasnacrat, on Mar 25, 2010 at 10:38 am | 10 comments | 1653 Views

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Sullenberger 'back to work' to ignite passion in young people about aviation,

Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger III, the Danville man famous for the January 2009 safe landing of a plane in the Hudson...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by Anna May, Hayward City Council, on Jun 24, 2010 at 10:18 pm | 2 comments | 1653 Views

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To those wondering about Douglas Kendall's Posts:

Doug has taken advantage of a "feature" offered by the Weekly, that is available to all. See Below: "READ MORE OF PRATTLE...

Original post made by Annon on Oct. 10, 2009
Last comment by Annoyed, on Oct 11, 2009 at 9:16 am | 1 comment | 1652 Views

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Be a hero, donate blood

Jeff Meyer's business is blood, and he wants some of yours and mine. Meyers is the chief executive officer for the American...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2011
Last comment by Tim, on Oct 30, 2011 at 9:20 pm | 12 comments | 1652 Views

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3 East Bay cities seek voter OK in November for higher sales taxes

Three East Bay cities are asking voters to approve sales tax increases on the Nov. 2 General Election ballot to help reduce...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2010
Last comment by PaoliPete, on Aug 16, 2010 at 11:32 am | 4 comments | 1652 Views

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Ribbon cutting at Valley Humane Society today

Valley Humane Society will host a ribbon cutting and ground breaking ceremony tonight at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 9, at...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by Karla, on Sep 9, 2010 at 2:10 pm | 4 comments | 1652 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Dublin Schools raise K-3 and 9th grade class sizes

For all the Measure G supporters who believed Pleasanton home prices would suffer because PUSD would raise class sizes, does...

Original post made by Dark Corners of Town on Jun. 20, 2009
Last comment by Teacher2, on Jun 22, 2009 at 8:41 am | 7 comments | 1651 Views

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Coming Soon: $500 for Every Newborn?!?

"Imagine a world where every baby received a trust fund at birth. It might sound like a fairy tale, but being born into money--or...

Original post made by Say No! on Oct. 7, 2009
Last comment by sally, on Oct 8, 2009 at 8:33 am | 7 comments | 1651 Views

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Kennedy, Obama and Wilson

As we express our gratitude we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words but to live by them. --...

Original post made by Uncle Willie on Nov. 26, 2013
Last comment by kicksy, on Nov 27, 2013 at 5:23 pm | 7 comments | 1651 Views

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What was the smell this morning

Does anyone know what the rotten egg smell was all about this morning in the area between Raley's and the School District...

Original post made by Mo Man on Jan. 26, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on Jan 29, 2010 at 8:52 pm | 8 comments | 1651 Views

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Foothill High School Band Review tomorrow

The top high school bands in Northern California and Nevada will compete in Pleasanton for the Foothill Band Review. The...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Sandra, on Oct 22, 2010 at 11:30 am | 2 comments | 1651 Views

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See the art exhibit with works done by the local Art League

Firehouse Arts Center will host the annual Pleasanton Art League Member's Exhibit which is open until Oct. 15, in the Harrington...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 10, 2011 at 9:18 pm | 2 comments | 1651 Views

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Healing Therapies Foundation provides financial aid to cancer patients

Sandra Wing knows firsthand the benefits healing therapies have on cancer patients. In just a few short weeks, she'll be...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by Ricko, on Oct 14, 2009 at 10:26 am | 5 comments | 1651 Views

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Cal State East Bay, other state universities, hiking student fees 15% next fall

Officials at California State University have received approval to hike tuition fees a total of 15 percent by fall 2011,...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2010
Last comment by Pympster, on May 11, 2011 at 10:56 am | 6 comments | 1651 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

How will class sizes stay small even IF the parcel tax passes?

The economic uncertainty continues to unfold.... PUSD says the reserve fund will have $68,000 at fiscal year end. PUSD...

Original post made by tax revolt 2 on May. 25, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 28, 2009 at 5:57 am | 8 comments | 1650 Views

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Ryan Gordon Alumni Soccer Games

Foothill and Amador High School Alumni will be playing in the 7th Foothill-Amador Alumni Soccer Games on Sunday, December...

Original post made by Curt Gordon on Dec. 15, 2009
Last comment by Alumni, on Dec 24, 2009 at 7:00 am | 5 comments | 1650 Views

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Derek Allen

Such sad news to hear that you are gone. I remember you from Amador and you had such a sarcastic funny sense of humor. ...

Original post made by In memory of Derek on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by Haley - Allen Family, on Oct 12, 2010 at 9:27 pm | 2 comments | 1650 Views

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Construction spending rises unexpectedly

WASHINGTON – Construction spending rose for the second time in three months in June as residential building increased and...

Original post made by ralph on Aug. 3, 2009
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