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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Federal court orders state to reduce prison population by 40,000 inmates

A federal court panel ordered the state Tuesday to reduce the population of its overcrowded prisons by up to 40,000 inmates...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by CHARLES, on Aug 9, 2009 at 9:19 am | 7 comments | 998 Views

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Looks like the Obama glow is wearing off

Interesting piece by Associated Press about the presidency of Obama being at a potential crossroads. http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/us_obama_s_moment_analysis...

Original post made by Arnie on Sep. 24, 2009
Last comment by anita, on Sep 25, 2009 at 2:52 pm | 16 comments | 998 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

"Will California Become America's First Failed State?"

If the Democrats remain in office, the answer is YES! Also thanks to Arnold's (and Maria's) liberalism, he has hurt this...

Original post made by Dave on Oct. 4, 2009
Last comment by Bonnie, on Oct 5, 2009 at 7:51 pm | 10 comments | 998 Views

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Stimulus money pouring into Bay Area

Projects, studies and businesses are benefiting from grants, loans and contracts. By Thomas Peele and Josh Richman Bay...

Original post made by Thomas on Jan. 3, 2010
Last comment by Tim, on Feb 19, 2010 at 6:53 pm | 3 comments | 998 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Was that hope and change or shock and awe?

He promised us that he would correct things but he has made them much worse. http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20100723/ap_on_bi_ge/us_budget_deficit...

Original post made by Pati on Jul. 23, 2010
There are no comments yet. 998 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 998 Views

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The Weekly closes issues just because they can?

For what reason die the weekly close the New city employee contract unanimously Blog? If people are interested enough...

Original post made by Why close the new city employee contract unanimously blog on May. 24, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on May 24, 2011 at 10:29 pm | 2 comments | 998 Views

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Sports

<B>Boy's gymnastics team sweeps on pommel Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6610...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2012
Last comment by Bob, on Mar 12, 2012 at 2:53 pm | 1 comment | 998 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

State's jobless rate unchanged

California's unemployment rate didn't budge in the past month, while jobless numbers in the Bay Area remained at or below...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2012
Last comment by Over 19% in CA !, on Mar 27, 2012 at 11:51 pm | 9 comments | 998 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Fatal collisions up, DUI arrests down so far this holiday weekend

Fatal collisions in the Bay Area are up, but DUI arrests are down from last year over the Memorial Day weekend, according...

Original post made on May. 27, 2013
Last comment by Proof read!, on May 27, 2013 at 10:20 am | 1 comment | 998 Views

AROUND TOWN

Golf pro pleads not guilty to 75 felony sex counts

A Livermore golf instructor pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges that he sexually abused three boys he had been teaching....

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2014
There are no comments yet. 998 Views

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Computer Tutoring

One-on-one computer tutoring is available every day at the Pleasanton Senior Center. The tutor works with you on topics where...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Jun 8, 2009 at 10:23 am | 2 comments | 997 Views

AROUND TOWN

McKeehan now chair at community's own ValleyCare

Former Pleasanton City Manager Deborah McKeehan has been elected chairwoman of the ValleyCare Health System board of directors,...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by No kidding, on Aug 7, 2009 at 9:20 am | 2 comments | 997 Views

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Federal money and Congressional seat at stake in 2010 Census

The 2010 census will have critical ramifications to state residents with a congressional seat and billions of dollars in...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2009
Last comment by Bonnie, on Aug 26, 2009 at 11:16 am | 2 comments | 997 Views

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No decision until 5 p.m. tonight on whether Bay Bridge will re-open tomorrow morning

It will be "quite a challenge" to repair a damaged part of the eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge in time...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2009
Last comment by Swami, on Sep 8, 2009 at 12:55 pm | 2 comments | 997 Views

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High-tech street lights beef up safety on Foothill Road

It's likely that the 18 new street lights to be installed on Foothill Road just outside the Golden Eagle gated community...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Sep 25, 2009 at 12:24 am | 4 comments | 997 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police Bulletin

Police seize 2 in stolen car near Amador Valley High Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5416...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by Opaque, on Oct 15, 2009 at 7:38 am | 3 comments | 997 Views

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Pleasanton asks BART to scrap Staples Ranch extension plans

If BART officials didn't get the message Jan. 6, Pleasanton officials are sending it again today: the public doesn't want...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2010
Last comment by Pete, on Jan 26, 2010 at 12:49 pm | 7 comments | 997 Views

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When is the Meat & Fish market on Main actually opening???

I'm stoked to have a meat & fish market coming to downtown. I really don't like the meats I find in Safeway or Raleys. ...

Original post made by ptownright on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by janet, on Jul 5, 2010 at 8:41 am | 2 comments | 997 Views

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Council signs off on agreement to scuttle housing cap

The Pleasanton City Council agreed Tuesday to pay $1.9 million in legal fees to two affordable housing coalitions in a 4-0...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on Aug 22, 2010 at 7:28 am | 7 comments | 997 Views
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