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GOP congressional candidate challenges McNerney to public meetings

Republican candidate David Harmer has challenged Democratic Congressman Jerry McNerney of Pleasanton to a series of "town...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2010
Last comment by jacob and Alma, on Aug 23, 2010 at 7:53 pm | 7 comments | 1835 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Legislator wants state's death penalty replaced with 'permanent imprisonment'

State Sen. Loni Hancock (D-Oakland) introduced legislation Monday that would replace the death penalty in California with...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2011
Last comment by Merlin, on Jun 29, 2011 at 6:27 am | 6 comments | 1835 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

German Program at Foothill cuts????

Heard some rumors the program may be getting some cuts... Does anyone know more facts? ...

Original post made by Concerned on Jul. 8, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 13, 2014 at 3:05 pm | 16 comments | 1834 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

"Pullin' a Palin" Now In The Urban Dictionary

Former Alaska Governor Sarah "The Quitter" Palin, who announced her impending resignation from office last week, is now the...

Original post made by Fred on Jul. 9, 2009
Last comment by Julie, on Jul 10, 2009 at 10:46 am | 3 comments | 1834 Views

AROUND TOWN

A second shot at love

When Pleasanton resident Vivian Miller went online to search for a song, she never thought she would end up rekindling a...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2009
Last comment by Jean Murphy, on Jan 17, 2010 at 5:17 pm | 3 comments | 1834 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rules? We don't need no stinking rules!

I would just like to thank the friends, fans, family and groupies of the Finding Stella's for making sure they all get a...

Original post made by Really!? on Aug. 1, 2014
Last comment by pleasanton was nice forty years ago, on May 15, 2015 at 10:06 am | 11 comments | 1834 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Have an opinion on Shadow Cliffs? Come to a scoping meeting May 4

The East Bay Regional Park District is in the process of making a new land use plan for Shadow Cliffs Regional Recreation...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2009
Last comment by Libertarian, on May 5, 2009 at 1:17 pm | 4 comments | 1834 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Police chief Spiller promotes 4 Pleasanton officers

Pleasanton Police Chief David Spiller promoted four police officers in ceremonies held last week in the City Council chamber. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2016
Last comment by CarlaSB, on Oct 4, 2016 at 12:55 pm | 1 comment | 1834 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

What happened on East Angela?

I'm an Amador student and noticed quite a few firemen standing around a house on E Angela St on my way home at around 3:30...

Original post made by Jon on Mar. 10, 2010
Last comment by Jon, on Mar 10, 2010 at 6:36 pm | 2 comments | 1834 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

UC president seeks 8% tuition increase to $12,150 annually

Blaming under-funding by the state, UC President Mark Yudof is proposing raising student tuition by 8% and reducing pension...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 11, 2010 at 11:21 am | 10 comments | 1833 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Here we go...if Obamacare is upheld, then ObamaMotors can be required too !...

Required purchases by govt... 1. The (expletive self-deleted) CFL light bulb. (a windfall employment generator for China) 2....

Original post made by Amy on Mar. 29, 2010
Last comment by Matt, on Apr 13, 2010 at 1:23 pm | 31 comments | 1833 Views

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SF Muni union sick-out today; only 1/3 of vehicles running

Lots of problems in SF today because of the union sick-out. If you think this is isolated to SF, think again: It's only...

Original post made by Registered Joe on Jun. 2, 2014
Last comment by Steven, on Jun 5, 2014 at 10:32 am | 15 comments | 1833 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Holiday Fund: Valley Humane Society -- purrrfect for our community

When Valley Humane Society takes in an animal, its life is guaranteed. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=8934...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2011
Last comment by volunteer, on Aug 20, 2012 at 3:12 pm | 5 comments | 1833 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Is "Safe Rides" still available?

Several teens have mentioned that teens are trying to call Safe Rides and it goes right to voice mail and that it is unusual...

Original post made by resident on Feb. 13, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1832 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Unfunded Retiree Medical Benefit Liabilities

Ah, the local columnists are starting to have the discussion about unfunded medical benefit liabilities for retirees. http://www.insidebayarea.com/opinion/ci_12403771 "An...

Original post made by Stacey on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by frank, on May 20, 2009 at 7:27 pm | 3 comments | 1832 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Ted Cruz was born in Calgary, Alberta

I'm not sure if this is relevant. So I thought I'd throw it open to discussion. I was reading some background information...

Original post made by Thompson Thorpe on Oct. 12, 2013
Last comment by Karl Bonner, on Oct 24, 2013 at 12:18 am | 26 comments | 1832 Views

AROUND TOWN

Oak Grove developers cancel offer to delay suit against Pleasanton

The landowners of 600 acres in the southeast hills have nixed an agreement they proposed to delay court actions against the...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2011
Last comment by who do you work for?, on Oct 3, 2011 at 5:49 pm | 6 comments | 1832 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Museum announces first Heritage Awards

Museum On Main has announced the first recipients of its new Heritage Awards, established earlier this year to recognize...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2010
Last comment by Jan Batcheller, on Aug 4, 2010 at 4:09 pm | 1 comment | 1832 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Hearst Elementry Shut Down due to MOLD, the Day before start of school!!

Hearst Elementry Shut Down due to MOLD, the Day before start of school!! This makes NO sense at all to find elevated levels...

Original post made by Upset and Concerned Parent on Aug. 25, 2009
Last comment by toxicmoldtruth, on Aug 25, 2009 at 6:43 pm | 2 comments | 1831 Views

AROUND TOWN

Just F.Y.I. if your car's AC isn't working...

My car’s AC isn’t working and the heat is coming so it was time to bring it to a shop. Ray’s in Dublin wanted $150...

Original post made by Just a heads up on May. 21, 2009
Last comment by Trying to save a buck, on Jul 27, 2009 at 3:31 pm | 3 comments | 1831 Views
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