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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 | 1401 Views

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Pleasanton teen earns second place at regional Scripps spelling bee

A Hart Middle School student came in second place in the regional round of the Scripps National Spelling Bee, and now he...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2016
Last comment by Olfthful, on Mar 31, 2016 at 9:36 pm | 5 comments | 1401 Views

SPORTS

Dennis Miller's picks for Friday's races at the Alameda County Fair

Here are the picks for the horse races at the Alameda County Fair today, July 3. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2015/07/03/dennis-millers-picks-for-f...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2015
Last comment by Colin, on Jul 3, 2015 at 12:12 pm | 1 comment | 1400 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

a husband CAN starve his wife if she refuses to have sex

An Afghan bill allowing a husband to starve his wife if she refuses to have sex has been published in the official gazette...

Original post made by Womans Rights on Aug. 16, 2009
Last comment by I can relate, on Aug 19, 2009 at 9:13 am | 7 comments | 1400 Views

AROUND TOWN

PW says send money -- but keep your opinions to yourself

Why does the PW continue to remove every post that is critical of the PW or its management while asking us to pay them for...

Original post made by resident on May. 26, 2011
Last comment by Adam, on May 27, 2011 at 1:40 pm | 10 comments | 1400 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fourth of July: Keep Rover (and Scat the Cat) Safe!

To the tune of San Francisco/Flowers in Your Hair http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mJ_WG3d3GL8 (RiP Scott McKenzie) If you're...

Original post made by dogfather on Jul. 3, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1400 Views

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Local office opens for 2010 Census count

Ten questions will determine how much funding Pleasanton will receive for social services and transportation, whether or...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 26, 2010 at 2:46 pm | 2 comments | 1400 Views

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Prop. 8 trial, followed nationally, now recreated on YouTube

The same-sex marriage trial in San Francisco last month broke ground not only as the first federal trial of its kind, but...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2010
Last comment by LBK, on Feb 3, 2010 at 8:19 pm | 6 comments | 1400 Views

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Girls find the power of pink

The color pink is everywhere these days in observance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which traditionally now comes in...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 14, 2011 at 12:11 pm | 2 comments | 1400 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Air district issues second 'Spare the Air' alert

For the second day in a row, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District is asking residents to refrain from burning wood. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2011
Last comment by Air police, on Dec 9, 2011 at 7:41 am | 4 comments | 1400 Views

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California strikes another great deal!!!

So we are going to allow 27,000 hardened criminals out of our prisons and most of the other reductions are just bookeeping...

Original post made by Bobby on Jul. 21, 2009
Last comment by Another Gatetree Resident, on Jul 23, 2009 at 5:32 am | 10 comments | 1399 Views

AROUND TOWN

Major hikes proposed for 7 Bay Area toll bridges

Staff members of the agency that oversees the Bay Area's state-owned bridges Wednesday recommended raising car tolls by at...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2009
Last comment by Mary, on Dec 11, 2009 at 10:56 am | 7 comments | 1399 Views

AROUND TOWN

"Jungle Book" Ballet at the Amador Theatre

I just saw the Friday night performance of the "Jungle Book" Ballet at the Amador Theatre. I highly recommend it - they...

Original post made by Inge on Jan. 8, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1399 Views

AROUND TOWN

Does anyone know why there were 5 firetrucks

by the bridge on Bernal between Foothiil Road and Meadowlark Lane this morning? I must of saw 7 or 8 trucks and a inflatable...

Original post made by sam p on Mar. 3, 2010
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Mar 4, 2010 at 2:27 pm | 3 comments | 1399 Views

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San Joaquin GOP candidate withdraws to support Harmer in 11th Congressional District race

San Joaquin County businessman Robert Beadles has withdrawn as a candidate for the Republican nomination in the 11th Congressional...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Apr 27, 2010 at 10:21 am | 18 comments | 1399 Views

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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 | 1399 Views

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Protests increasing against local government decisions

Just as anti-Washington protests are increasing in this national political season, we're seeing some of the agitation locally....

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2016
Last comment by I'm awake, on Mar 29, 2016 at 10:06 am | 15 comments | 1399 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Meeting on Hart Middle School's next principal to be held tonight

Pleasanton school district leaders will hold a meeting at 7 p.m. tonight for parents and guardians of Hart Middle School...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2016
Last comment by Sam, on Apr 26, 2016 at 4:56 pm | 4 comments | 1398 Views

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The Man Behind the Palin Magic

An exclusive interview with Sarah Palin's former speechwriter... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f_IuhYsauyg&eurl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww%2Ebobcesca%2Ecom%2F&feature=player_embedded...

Original post made by John Q Public on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by Jake T, on Jul 14, 2009 at 3:59 pm | 2 comments | 1398 Views

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Happy Now?

Happy Now? Healthy Families Cuts Leave Nearly 3,000 Children a Day Without Access to Health Coverage Yesterday, California's...

Original post made by Ugly on Jul. 31, 2009
Last comment by Annette, on Aug 2, 2009 at 9:33 pm | 14 comments | 1398 Views
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