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Big community turn-out for Army Capt. Jared Miller as he returns home from Afghanistan

Several hundred well-wishers from around Pleasanton joined in a rally to welcome home Army Capt. Jared Miller, 25, from a...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2009
Last comment by Janis Mulhall, on Dec 29, 2009 at 11:49 pm | 7 comments | 1673 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dems vs. Repub

On every major measurement, the Census Bureau report shows that the country lost ground during Bush's two terms. While Bush...

Original post made by Annon on Sep. 13, 2009
Last comment by Sharon, on Sep 14, 2009 at 11:41 pm | 19 comments | 1672 Views

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City Council to vote tomorrow on high-density housing plan

The Pleasanton City Council will hold back-to-back meetings starting tomorrow to consider and likely approve a detailed plan...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2012
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Jan 6, 2012 at 9:01 am | 11 comments | 1672 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parcel tax costs - up to $300K for taxpayers

The following was posted under another topic and bears repeating. In addition to costs provided by the Registrar of Voters,...

Original post made by John on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Sensibly Save Our Schools, on Apr 3, 2009 at 8:21 am | 5 comments | 1671 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

How about a major conservative Christian for president? Poll:

How about a major conservative Christian for president? What would that look like? Would it work? Why? Why Not? How...

Original post made by Neil on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by Homeowner, on Jul 21, 2009 at 12:30 pm | 13 comments | 1671 Views

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Congressman McNerney in Afghanistan, meets with President Karzai

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) is in Afghanistan today meeting with President Karzai and military leaders. He...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2009
Last comment by Kelly, on Jan 15, 2010 at 2:24 am | 8 comments | 1671 Views

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Robert Murray of Murray Energy: "Obama will destroy low cost energy in America"

Check this video out. It is an interview with Robert Murray of Murray Energy who talks about a group of his 500 coal miner...

Original post made by More Coal on Oct. 28, 2012
Last comment by ALL, on Oct 29, 2012 at 6:45 pm | 5 comments | 1671 Views

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Costco, college, Cornerstone Fellowship traffic alert: Airway Blvd. to close next Thursday

Starting tomorrow, Airway Boulevard will no longer connect to Isabel Avenue with through traffic from I-580 and north of...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2011
Last comment by Tango, on Aug 3, 2011 at 11:25 pm | 8 comments | 1671 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

What, exactly is an "extreme" rodeo?

I note with some concern the addition of the adjective "extreme" to the rodeo event at the Fair. I doubt that the modifier...

Original post made by Hugh Mayne on Jun. 18, 2015
Last comment by Colonel Slanders, on Jun 20, 2015 at 3:59 pm | 3 comments | 1671 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Illegal Aliens Children and FREE Healthcareon YOUR Tax Dollar!

We are NOT giving FREE healthcare to illegals. Can they go to an ER room and get treatment like anyone else? Yes! Do illegal...

Original post made by Jon on Jul. 26, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 28, 2009 at 8:58 am | 16 comments | 1670 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Renewable Energy vs. Biotech...Biotech is Losing

First, full disclosure, I am a fiscal conservative, registered Republican living in the NorCal liberal enclave. But…I think...

Original post made by Real Jobs on May. 1, 2011
Last comment by mellow fellow, on May 1, 2011 at 1:39 pm | 1 comment | 1670 Views

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How is healthcare reform coming along?

Interesting implications: "A report by McKinsey & Co. has found that 30% of employers are likely to stop offering workers...

Original post made by Concerned on Jun. 8, 2011
Last comment by Stacey, on Jun 11, 2011 at 10:25 am | 28 comments | 1670 Views

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Town Square Poets - Spin a Poetic Yarn

Anyone up for Poetry? I find there are many Closet Poets. How about starting a TS Poets column. Great for all ages and walks...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Feb. 14, 2010
Last comment by cosmic-charlie, on Feb 20, 2010 at 6:00 am | 9 comments | 1670 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Zone 7 celebrates new water demineralization plant with open house

Zone 7 Water Agency celebrated the recent opening of its Mocho Groundwater Demineralization Plant with an open house last...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Mr., on Oct 1, 2009 at 6:16 pm | 6 comments | 1670 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Walnut Grove has a Security Guard posted on campus???

Walnut Grove School has a security guard wandering around the campus during school hours. Here is the letter parents received...

Original post made by Eric on Oct. 30, 2014
Last comment by justwondering, on Oct 31, 2014 at 3:37 pm | 20 comments | 1670 Views

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'The Eternal Ribbon' - Dublin's new Gateway arch

Drive across I-580 from Hopyard to Dougherty Road and Dublin Boulevard, and there it is: Dublin's new gateway feature: "The...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2010
Last comment by Observer, on Apr 29, 2010 at 7:58 pm | 19 comments | 1669 Views

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Treasure Hunters Roadshow continues until tomorrow

Treasures will be on display at the Treasure Hunters Roadshow from 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Friday, Feb. 11; and from 9 a.m.-4 p.m....

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2011
Last comment by Jerry Jordan, on Feb 12, 2011 at 5:32 am | 2 comments | 1669 Views

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Anyone see white Jaguar spin out on Vineyard Saturday Afternoon June 16?

Did anyone see the lady in the white jaguar hit the curb and spin out on Vineyard Ave on Saturday? I was wondering what happened....

Original post made by member on Jun. 18, 2012
Last comment by homer, on Jun 19, 2012 at 1:26 pm | 1 comment | 1669 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Obituaries

Dr. E. John Ainsworth Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5919 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2009
Last comment by M. Sweeney, on Jul 21, 2009 at 8:15 am | 1 comment | 1669 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

AC Transit's CFO pleads not guilty to church theft charges

AC Transit's chief financial officer pleaded not guilty Wednesday to four felony counts of grand theft for allegedly taking...

Original post made on May. 22, 2014
Last comment by Right, on May 22, 2014 at 4:04 pm | 4 comments | 1669 Views
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