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David Harmer Op-ed for the SF Chronicle in 2000: "Abolish Public Schools" (With link to op-ed )

David Harmer made the argument to kill public schools in a 2000 op-ed for the San Francisco Chronicle. Here is the link to...

Original post made by Nelson on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by Janna, on Oct 16, 2010 at 8:42 pm | 20 comments | 1570 Views

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I am a GAY Conservative Parent

Conservatism transcends gender, race, sexual orientation and other inherent, unchangeable qualities in any person who subscribes...

Original post made by Gay Conservative Parent on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Aug 24, 2009 at 3:25 pm | 6 comments | 1570 Views

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Any organization accepting a frozen turkey donation for the holiday?

I received a frozen turkey from my employer and would like to donate it to a non-profit organization to help feed a family...

Original post made by Holly on Dec. 21, 2010
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Dec 22, 2010 at 7:55 pm | 4 comments | 1570 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 | 1570 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letter: Garbage service was better before

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5514 posted Friday, April 24, 2009,...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2009
Last comment by Rob Rubin, on Sep 24, 2009 at 11:32 am | 4 comments | 1570 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Services tomorrow for John McWilliams

Services for John Brendan McWilliams will be held at 10:30 a.m. tomorrow at St. Augustine Catholic Church in Pleasanton. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 27, 2010 at 11:22 am | 3 comments | 1570 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Fraser to retire as Pleasanton police chief

Police Chief Michael Fraser will retire Nov. 12 as head of the Pleasanton Police Department after 30 years on the job, including...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by captain, on Oct 31, 2010 at 2:26 am | 6 comments | 1570 Views

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Harvest Festival opens tomorrow at Fairgrounds

The Pleasanton Harvest Festival opens tomorrow at the Alameda County Fairgrounds for a three-day run. Read the full story...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Gary Palmatier, on Sep 17, 2010 at 1:19 pm | 2 comments | 1569 Views

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Bagpipes at Veterans Memorial building tonight

If you're in the vicinity of the Veterans Memorial Building on Main Street tonight, expect to hear the familiar strains of...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 10, 2012 at 12:35 pm | 3 comments | 1569 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Former employees suing NUMMI as new management seeks to re-open plant

Apparently not everyone is happy with the prospect of the NUMMI plant reopening under new management. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2010
Last comment by Juanita, on Nov 7, 2010 at 3:00 pm | 5 comments | 1569 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Safeway Today

Does anyone know what happened at the Pleasanton Safeway today? I was trying to get to hallmark and the whole parking lot...

Original post made by tjgtm on Dec. 4, 2009
Last comment by Pleasanton, on Dec 11, 2009 at 7:29 pm | 2 comments | 1569 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

BREAKING NEWS: US House Report "Is ACORN Intentionally Structured As a Criminal Enterprise? "

Because the mainstream media will not inform you about this, the Executive Summary of the report is below and the entire...

Original post made by MaryAnn on Jul. 23, 2009
Last comment by BHM, on Jul 23, 2009 at 5:52 pm | 12 comments | 1568 Views

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This is Why Democrats Call Themselves "Progressives" ...

Get ready for "squat toilets" in America...all in the name of "cultural sensitivity." Next time you enter a stall you...

Original post made by Teri on Jul. 17, 2010
Last comment by Janna, on Jul 21, 2010 at 9:53 am | 35 comments | 1568 Views

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The biggest story from election 2010

{Removed because it contained inappropriate and unacceptable langauge}...

Original post made by Chet on Nov. 6, 2010
Last comment by Able, on Nov 8, 2010 at 11:24 pm | 11 comments | 1568 Views

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Big swim meet to attract thousands this weekend

Approximately 2,000 swimmers and their family and friends are expected this weekend at the Dolores Bengtson Aquatic Center...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2009
Last comment by Swimmer's Parent, on Dec 7, 2009 at 9:00 am | 6 comments | 1568 Views

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Mortgage rates decrease in first week of April

Mortgage applications decreased 2.4% from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA)...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1568 Views

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Former Centerpointe teacher declared 'threat' by state Department of Social Services

The preschool teacher whose photos showed a two-year-old in her care bound with masking tape has been declared a threat by...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by Chemist, on Mar 13, 2013 at 12:37 pm | 2 comments | 1568 Views

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Fallen Marine honored as a hero at memorial service in Danville

It was standing room only Wednesday at East Bay Fellowship Church in Danville as more than 1,200 family, friends, teachers,...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2011
Last comment by Mari, on Dec 2, 2011 at 11:03 pm | 2 comments | 1568 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Scholarships for graduating seniors

Amador Valley Scholarships, Inc. will be awarding scholarships to graduating seniors from Amador, Foothill and Village High...

Original post made by Mary Reding on Feb. 16, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 19, 2010 at 1:47 pm | 5 comments | 1567 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Does Equitable Always Mean Ethical And Compassionate?

When looking into a public healthcare option - on any level - it is vitally important to ask one question: Does equitable...

Original post made by Reality on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by Phoebe, on Aug 11, 2009 at 10:55 am | 21 comments | 1567 Views
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