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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 | 1301 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents find $8M deficit hard to swallow

Pleasanton Unified School District is now preparing to make $8 million in reductions to next year's budget, and parents aren't...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2010
Last comment by Another Mom, on Feb 10, 2010 at 11:46 am | 11 comments | 1300 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CORE fundraiser at 11 percent of its goal

It's taken less than a month for the Pleasanton Partnerships In Education Foundation to raise more than $116,000 to help...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2010
Last comment by Sandy Piderit, on Apr 23, 2010 at 4:24 am | 4 comments | 1300 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Federal court orders state to reduce prison population by 40,000 inmates

A federal court panel ordered the state Tuesday to reduce the population of its overcrowded prisons by up to 40,000 inmates...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by CHARLES, on Aug 9, 2009 at 9:19 am | 7 comments | 1300 Views

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Citizen Challenges Jerry McNerney to a Debate on his Healthcare Reform Vote

Sent to Jerry McNerney I challenge you to a debate on the current Democratic Health Reform bill, better known as socialized...

Original post made by Dominic Di Blasio on Feb. 26, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Mar 1, 2010 at 12:12 pm | 42 comments | 1300 Views

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San Francisco starts shuttering courtrooms because of lack of money

In what looks to be the wave of the future San Francisco starts to shutter courtrooms and lay off employees because of lack...

Original post made by Boner on Jul. 18, 2011
Last comment by cry me a river, on Jul 22, 2011 at 12:57 pm | 14 comments | 1300 Views

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Obama's Aides' Earnings Through the Ceiling: Do They Even Care about Average Amercans?

Original post made by The Answer is TEA on Mar. 4, 2013
Last comment by The Answer Is TEA Z., on Mar 9, 2013 at 9:51 am | 30 comments | 1300 Views

AROUND TOWN

Red, White and Blues

The First Wednesday Street Party theme for July is "Red, White and Blues" featuring the band, The Crisis, from 6-9 p.m.,...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2009
Last comment by Emily West, on Jul 1, 2009 at 12:55 pm | 2 comments | 1300 Views

AROUND TOWN

Free concert tonight featuring Dave Crimmen

Concerts in the Park will host Dave Crimmen who will perform '50s-'60s rock 'n' roll, rockability and surf music, tonight...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2011
Last comment by Dave, on Jul 22, 2011 at 12:34 pm | 1 comment | 1300 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County supervisors approve $2.4 billion budget, up 1.45%

The Alameda County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously yesterday to approve a $2.4 billion budget for fiscal 2010 that...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Chas, on Jun 26, 2009 at 11:05 am | 2 comments | 1300 Views

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2.1 earthquake hits near Oakland

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting that an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.1 struck in Alameda County near...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2009
Last comment by Mitch Thompson, on Aug 3, 2009 at 3:49 pm | 1 comment | 1300 Views

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Livermore Lab holding science lectures at Bankhead Theater today

Livermore Lab scientists are joining with a local science teacher this morning to present "It's Gust About Time: Harnessing...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2011
Last comment by Vlado Bevc, on Feb 25, 2011 at 11:11 pm | 2 comments | 1300 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County sheriff, Mythbusters TV crew hold public meeting over Dublin cannonball incident

On the heels of an epic TV production mishap that sent a cannonball flying into Dublin homes, roughly two hundred people...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2011
Last comment by Fred Jones, on Dec 20, 2011 at 10:38 pm | 3 comments | 1300 Views

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Our own terrorist training camps here in the U.S.A.

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Federal authorities have charged seven men in North Carolina with supporting terrorism and conspiracy...

Original post made by Amy on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by john, on Jul 27, 2009 at 9:39 pm | 3 comments | 1299 Views

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SkyWest flight from SFO to Canada's Ontario makes emergency landing

Any Tri-Valley passengers who were aboard Skywest Flight No. 6467 to Ontario, Canada are safe after the plane made an emergency...

Original post made on May. 23, 2010
Last comment by Downtowner, on May 25, 2010 at 3:53 pm | 4 comments | 1299 Views

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See an American Recovery Act Roadsign? Take a pic and send it in!

We've all seen them. These roadsigns are pure propaganda, incredibly wasteful of your tax dollars and mine, and are actually...

Original post made by Paul on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on Sep 17, 2010 at 3:43 pm | 11 comments | 1299 Views

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Time Magazine: "Does the U.S. Constitution Still Matter?"

According to the Democrat Party, the answer is a resounding "NO!" Make no mistake, the Obama regime -- including McNerney...

Original post made by Sam on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 26, 2011 at 12:31 am | 1 comment | 1299 Views

AROUND TOWN

Friday's weather forecast for Pleasanton, Tri-Valley

Pleasanton and the Tri-Valley are expected to be mostly sunny today. High temperatures in the mid 90s and west winds of...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by What..., on Jun 19, 2009 at 2:16 pm | 2 comments | 1299 Views

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Opening Day for PGSL

Pleasanton Girls Softball League's Opening Day will be held tomorrow from 7:45-10 a.m., Saturday, March 19, at Pleasanton...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2011
Last comment by Mary, on Mar 18, 2011 at 8:46 am | 2 comments | 1299 Views

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Happy 100th birthday, Daisy

Daisy Roberson, who turned 100 years old today, remembers growing up on a farm in Kansas with her six brothers and four sisters....

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2011
Last comment by Ed Buliavac, on Sep 25, 2011 at 4:03 am | 4 comments | 1299 Views
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Bread and Circuses
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Pleasanton school trustees move toward a school bond
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