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Teenagers shine at Youth & Government Day

When my 14-year-old grandson Jordan Nally asked me to join him on a YMCA trip to Sacramento, I envisioned rafting down the...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2010
Last comment by Michelle, on Mar 19, 2010 at 7:26 pm | 4 comments | 1033 Views

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BART considering temporary cut in fares

Several BART directors said yesterday that the transit agency should consider temporarily decreasing fares in the wake of...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by $26 million-, on Apr 14, 2010 at 11:41 am | 5 comments | 1033 Views

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"Wonderful Multi-Culturalism" (Kumbaya)...A Barbarious Act is Now Sanctioned by the Am. Academy of Pediatrics

The Sharia Law's barbarious act of female genital mutilation is now sanctioned by the American Academy of Pediatrics. ...

Original post made by Marianne on May. 11, 2010
Last comment by Rae, on May 12, 2010 at 4:11 pm | 13 comments | 1033 Views

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Prop 17 - The auto insurance company's initiative

Prop 17, the auto insurance company’s initiative, is written in a way that would lead you to believe auto insurance companies...

Original post made by Rae on May. 18, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1033 Views

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Rand Paul Stands Up forTea Party and American Race

Finally a politician stands up for the American Race! http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2010/05/20/tea-party-favorite-rand-paul-criticizing-civil-rights-act/ "Asked...

Original post made by Truth and Justice on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 21, 2010 at 4:23 pm | 28 comments | 1033 Views

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Who is Fred Watson - please tell

I read in the paper that Fred Watson's running for City Council. I haven't heard of him, so wonder if Pleasanton Weekly...

Original post made by S Curtis on Aug. 14, 2010
Last comment by Rae, on Aug 14, 2010 at 4:25 pm | 1 comment | 1033 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 | 1033 Views

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BREAKING NEWS: "Garamendi Couldn't Vote in District 10 (but won it)"

Chet, [removed] Your argument about carpetbagging doesn't fly. It is legal for a candidate in Calif to live outside...

Original post made by Margaret on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Oct 17, 2010 at 3:56 pm | 12 comments | 1033 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 | 1033 Views

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Alameda County rewards boss: $400k…for life

"Alameda County supervisors have really taken to heart the adage that government should run like a business — rewarding County...

Original post made by Arnold on Mar. 25, 2013
Last comment by Bill, on Mar 30, 2013 at 11:23 am | 4 comments | 1033 Views

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San Jose sues Major League Baseball over stalling in Oakland A's bid to move there

San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed said Tuesday that the city filed a federal antitrust lawsuit against Major League Baseball after...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Jun 24, 2013 at 5:08 pm | 7 comments | 1033 Views

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Celebrating Giants' title with Pleasanton connection

San Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford, a 2005 graduate of Foothill High, met with Pleasanton's Congressman Eric...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2015
Last comment by Rob, on Jun 14, 2015 at 4:41 pm | 4 comments | 1033 Views

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Why was that :Respect and Civility" thread locked twice?

Why was that respect and civility thread locked to non-registered members twice by staff at the paper? I see comments, then...

Original post made by Pariot Liberal on Sep. 22, 2009
Last comment by Pariot Liberal, on Sep 23, 2009 at 10:53 am | 4 comments | 1032 Views

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Letter: Citizens should speak out

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6951 posted Friday, April 30, 2010,...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2010
Last comment by Jon HArvey, on May 3, 2010 at 2:50 pm | 8 comments | 1032 Views

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California plastic bag ban vote falls in late vote, Pleasanton City Counsel Extremists

http://www.news10.net/news/local/story.aspx?storyid=93291 Liberal Democrat, Mayor Hosterman and the Pleasanton City Counsel...

Original post made by Kelly on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by Observant, on Sep 2, 2010 at 10:31 pm | 9 comments | 1032 Views

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Let'em Have It

Those that missed the One Bay Area workshops can make your feelings known on future growth/development in the Bay Area to...

Original post made by Bill on Feb. 9, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1032 Views

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S.F. City College accreditation ruling due this week

A judge said Monday that he will make a ruling by the end of this week on whether to block a decision by a regional commission...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 3, 2014 at 3:01 pm | 2 comments | 1032 Views

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Sotomayor Confirmed-Swearing in Saturday

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Judge Sonia Sotomayor, who rose from the housing projects of the Bronx to the top of the legal...

Original post made by TopCop on Aug. 6, 2009
Last comment by Jake, on Aug 6, 2009 at 11:12 pm | 6 comments | 1031 Views

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Foothill Band Review this Saturday

View Parades for free. Downtown Saturday from 8:00 AM -1:00 PM. Local bands performing (all times approximate): Foothill...

Original post made by Foothill Band on Oct. 21, 2009
Last comment by Former band parent, on Oct 22, 2009 at 2:31 pm | 1 comment | 1031 Views

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Vote in our Mother-Daughter Look-alike Contest

The eight finalists have been chosen for the Pleasanton Weekly Mother-Daughter Look-alike Contest. [http://pleasantonweekly.com/two_of_a_kind/2010.mothers_day/index.php...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2010
Last comment by PW Reader, on Apr 26, 2010 at 1:11 pm | 4 comments | 1031 Views
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Radical changes in a lifetime
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