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BART management, unions resume face-to-face talks

Negotiators for BART management and its 2,800-plus union workers resumed face-to-face talks at 3 p.m. yesterday following...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2009
Last comment by Dave, on Jul 27, 2009 at 4:26 pm | 5 comments | 1003 Views

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Your Awesome Private Healthcare System

Newly unveiled court documents show that ghostwriters paid by a pharmaceutical company played a major role in producing 26...

Original post made by The Fixx on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 6, 2009 at 4:24 pm | 1 comment | 1003 Views

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The good ole days

Ever wonder what Pleasanton was like when silent movies were filmed or when bandits ruled the streets? The Museum On Main...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by Museum Volunteer, on Sep 11, 2009 at 7:11 pm | 1 comment | 1003 Views

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Voters to choose new 10th District congressman today, while 4 seek election to 2 seats on San Ramon's City Council

With the national focus on today's gubernatorial elections in Virginia and New Jersey and the special election in New York's...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by Jim, on Nov 3, 2009 at 9:33 am | 5 comments | 1003 Views

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Day 12...No Word From McNerney on His Position on Ground Zero Mosque

Since PW has restricted the other discussion thread on same topic (to reduce political damage against their favored politician...

Original post made by SpeakUpJerry! on Aug. 26, 2010
Last comment by ain't no backward folks here, on Aug 27, 2010 at 10:15 pm | 13 comments | 1003 Views

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5,900 motorists in Bay Area cited for cell phone violations last month, CHP reports

Cell phone calls, texts and other distractions on the road earned nearly 6,000 Bay Area motorists citations from the California...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by me, on May 17, 2012 at 3:23 pm | 9 comments | 1003 Views

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S.F supervisor drops plan to rename airport after Harvey Milk

A proposal to rename San Francisco International Airport after assassinated Supervisor Harvey Milk is being dropped by its...

Original post made on May. 8, 2013
Last comment by Dennis, on May 8, 2013 at 1:51 pm | 6 comments | 1003 Views

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Manager use City Secretarys as Babysitters at City Hall

Even though he makes $150000 a year, plus a car allowaence, a manager at City Hall makes his secretarys babysit his daughter...

Original post made by WhistleBlower on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Oct 13, 2009 at 4:59 pm | 9 comments | 1002 Views

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Letters: Vote for McGovern, Brown

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7475 posted Friday, October 8,...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by sknywench, on Oct 20, 2010 at 4:19 pm | 9 comments | 1002 Views

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Mother's Day rescue just ducky

Firefighter Paramedic Brandt Jorgenson was part of the team that rescued eight ducklings rescued from the bottom of a storm...

Original post made on May. 18, 2011
Last comment by jeanette riordan, on May 18, 2011 at 12:39 pm | 1 comment | 1002 Views

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California Representatives

Quote of the Decade "Frankly, I don't know what it is about California, but we seem to have a strange urge to elect really...

Original post made by Tri-Valley Pete on Jun. 8, 2011
Last comment by SteveP, on Jun 9, 2011 at 9:54 am | 5 comments | 1002 Views

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Hire Your Local Felon

America Works America Works has gained national recognition for its no-nonsense, entrepreneurial approach to moving...

Original post made by Felon on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 31, 2009 at 12:28 pm | 1 comment | 1001 Views

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Letters: Ridge homes will be in view

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7041 posted Friday, May 21, 2010,...

Original post made on May. 21, 2010
Last comment by Tired of NIMBYers, on May 23, 2010 at 12:41 pm | 10 comments | 1001 Views

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President Obama doubles down on excluding our Creator from the Declaration of Independence

We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain...

Original post made by jimf01 on Sep. 27, 2010
Last comment by radical, on Sep 30, 2010 at 9:54 am | 11 comments | 1001 Views

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County officials urge no vote on Prop 22

Proposition 22, which last week was endorsed by a number of local officials, including Pleasanton Mayor Jennifer Hosterman...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2010
Last comment by From BOTH sides-no, on Oct 19, 2010 at 7:56 pm | 7 comments | 1001 Views

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Veteran's Day Parade details

Don't miss the 14th annual Tri-Valley Veterans Day Parade hosted by the Veterans of Foreign Wars from 1-2 p.m., Sunday, Nov....

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2010
Last comment by Bud Engel, on Nov 5, 2010 at 9:09 am | 1 comment | 1001 Views

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Pleasanton Weekly Makes Pleasanton UGLY!!

The distribution box for PW in the Raley Center is a disgrace. You might let the circulation manager know. ...

Original post made by mooseturd on Feb. 11, 2011
Last comment by Who cares, on Feb 15, 2011 at 11:52 am | 6 comments | 1001 Views

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Pleasanton City Council meeting cancelled for tonight

The Pleasanton City Council has cancelled its meeting for tonight (April 5). The next council meeting will be held starting...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2011
Last comment by Refvise, on Apr 5, 2011 at 2:22 pm | 1 comment | 1001 Views

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Tri-Valley Veterans Day parade set for Nov. 4, a week before the holiday

The Pleasanton-based Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6298 and American Legion Post 237 will host the 2012 Tri-Valley Veterans...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2012
Last comment by Erika, on Oct 24, 2012 at 12:16 pm | 2 comments | 1001 Views

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Long-awaited, much-needed Stoneridge Drive extension opens

The long-awaited extension of Stoneridge Drive will open Nov. 1, giving shoppers, workers and other motorists in Livermore...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2013
Last comment by Max, on Oct 11, 2013 at 6:41 pm | 1 comment | 1001 Views
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