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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

77% of Bay Area residents don't support a BART strike

This is up from the mid-60s when the cooling off period began. You can view the poll at any of the Bay Area newspaper, TV,...

Original post made by Joe on Oct. 5, 2013
Last comment by Spacini@yahoo.com, on Oct 6, 2013 at 8:07 pm | 18 comments | 1183 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Are we a great group of parents?

Ask yourself, are we a great group of parents? When I was growing up in a similar community,(Palo Alto, CA)parents and neighbors...

Original post made by Neighbor on Jun. 12, 2009
Last comment by PToWN94566, on Jun 13, 2009 at 11:45 am | 6 comments | 1182 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

A sobering 3 min. clip about Cap & Trade today...

As Mike Pence (R-IND) said at the end of this clip, this is not a Congress, this is a travesty. http://www.stevesimon.us/blog/?p=1342 ...

Original post made by paul on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Jun 29, 2009 at 2:40 pm | 3 comments | 1182 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

City hosting grand opening celebration for Bernal Park Saturday

The city will host a grand opening celebration Saturday for the Bernal Community Park. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=2553...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by Karen, on Sep 13, 2009 at 1:01 pm | 2 comments | 1182 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Somber service for Pleasanton soldier killed in Afghanistan

Family, friends and uniformed men and women paid their final respects Tuesday to Army Specialist Jameson Lynn Lindskog, whose...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2011
Last comment by Cheryl, on Apr 11, 2011 at 8:59 am | 1 comment | 1182 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Restricting Comments to Registered Users

I would like to know the PW criteria for restricting comments to registered users. ...

Original post made by Mike on May. 23, 2011
Last comment by Jen7, on May 25, 2011 at 8:27 am | 5 comments | 1182 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

State of Washington REDUCING pay of teachers and administrators

Led by a Democratic governor the State of Washington is reducing salaries of teachers and administrators as step one in a...

Original post made by Bolo on May. 24, 2011
Last comment by Exhausted Taxpayer, on May 25, 2011 at 12:18 pm | 6 comments | 1182 Views

AROUND TOWN

Presenting 'Millie,' a family musical

"Thoroughly Modern Millie" is opening at the Firehouse Arts Center on Friday, Oct. 7, being presented by the Pacific Coast...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2011
Last comment by Carol Ellis, on Oct 14, 2011 at 2:15 pm | 1 comment | 1182 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Saving Quality Education

Would it be possible, with the 61% that voted yes on G to start a major fund raising effort to raise the money needed to...

Original post made by Saving the quality of education on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Swami, on Jun 4, 2009 at 10:23 pm | 7 comments | 1181 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART riders warned to prepare for strike, but date not certain

Bay Area transportation officials are urging BART riders to plan alternative methods of getting to and from work in the event...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by Joey, on Jun 24, 2009 at 4:15 pm | 2 comments | 1181 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

No More Abortions - No Socialism

1.3 million Abortions are performed each year. Now let's consider some thing for discussion. Regardless of moral, ethical,...

Original post made by What? on Jul. 31, 2009
Last comment by Liberal, on Aug 1, 2009 at 5:13 pm | 10 comments | 1181 Views

AROUND TOWN

To those wondering about Douglas Kendall's Posts:

Doug has taken advantage of a "feature" offered by the Weekly, that is available to all. See Below: "READ MORE OF PRATTLE...

Original post made by Annon on Oct. 10, 2009
Last comment by Annoyed, on Oct 11, 2009 at 9:16 am | 1 comment | 1181 Views

AROUND TOWN

GOOD PEOPLE IN P-TOWN

Okay! A lot of noise and a lot of chatter on the forum. But, today I drove through the vineyards with the sun beating down...

Original post made by reasonable center on Jun. 26, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1181 Views

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Pleasanton Weekly endorses Joan Laursen, Jeff Bowser for school board

The Pleasanton Weekly today endorsed former PTA Council president Joan Laursen and businessman Jeff Bowser for election to...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Arroyo, on Oct 8, 2010 at 6:56 pm | 8 comments | 1181 Views

AROUND TOWN

Do we have a local email distribution list like a Yahoo Group?

Having recently moved to the area, we are looking for help with choosing local plumbers, doctors, gardeners, etc. In our...

Original post made by Curious on Jun. 13, 2013
Last comment by Sandy, on Jun 13, 2013 at 3:49 pm | 3 comments | 1181 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gold Medalist Appears at Pleasanton Special Olympics Event

Thanks to our Volunteers!!! We had a great Special Olympics Track Meet, it would not have been a success without such...

Original post made by Ken mano on May. 5, 2014
There are no comments yet. 1181 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Globalists Will Not Give Up on Takeover of US Roads

By Mark Anderson AFP is continually monitoring the proposed North American Union. This not only involves the...

Original post made by mark on Sep. 4, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1180 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Hurricane, heavy rains show importance of flood insurance

As homeowners across the East Coast weathered Hurricane Irene and the heavy rains that followed, the importance of flood...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2011
Last comment by R. Jensen, on Sep 21, 2011 at 5:37 am | 3 comments | 1180 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

June 29 school board meeting will be broadcast Friday July 3

I just called the Tri-Valley Community television folks and confirmed that the school board meeting from June 29, which was...

Original post made by Sandy on Jul. 1, 2009
Last comment by sandy, on Jul 4, 2009 at 5:55 am | 4 comments | 1179 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART talks continuing, but hit 'significant snag'

BART spokesman Linton Johnson said yesterday that management is continuing to negotiate with union leaders representing more...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2009
Last comment by Lucky Guy, on Jul 29, 2009 at 11:50 am | 3 comments | 1179 Views
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