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Committee recommends toll hikes, carpool fees

A proposal to raise tolls and eliminate free carpooling on the Bay Area's state-owned bridges is moving forward to a full...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2010
Last comment by Qwerty, on Jan 15, 2010 at 11:32 pm | 9 comments | 891 Views

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Battle for Main Street

The war raged on. Battle lines had been drawn with the Brown-Ayala-McGovern Camp (Brownies for short) staking their position...

Original post made by Jeff on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Love it!!!, on Oct 14, 2010 at 6:29 pm | 4 comments | 891 Views

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Pleasanton Weekly Holiday Fund

we have noticed that for a few years now the Senior Citizen Non Profit group has not been included in the Holiday Fund.....

Original post made by susie on Nov. 29, 2011
Last comment by Lugnut, on Dec 11, 2011 at 9:00 am | 1 comment | 891 Views

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New Housing Element Adopted - What's Next?

State law requires local jurisdictions like Pleasanton to plan for their share of the Regional Housing Needs Allocation (RHNA)....

Original post made by Stacey on Feb. 13, 2012
Last comment by Stacey, on Feb 14, 2012 at 12:26 pm | 4 comments | 891 Views

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Helicopters at Marilyn Murphy Trail

Anyone know why a helicopter just landed in the parking lot of the Marilyn Murphy Trail at Bernal and West Lagoon today?...

Original post made by Concerned Resident on May. 5, 2013
Last comment by Not to be critical....., on May 6, 2013 at 8:28 pm | 8 comments | 891 Views

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Thieves rush Livermore Outlets store, steal thousands of dollars worth of designer jeans

In a brazen daytime robbery, as many as 10 suspects rushed a Livermore outlet store and stole thousands of dollars worth...

Original post made on May. 26, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on May 29, 2013 at 8:55 am | 9 comments | 891 Views

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Golf pro pleads not guilty to 75 felony sex counts

A Livermore golf instructor pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges that he sexually abused three boys he had been teaching....

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2014
There are no comments yet. 891 Views

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1st Wednesday street party tonight as holiday entertainment begins

The 1st Wednesday Street Party gets underway at 6 p.m. tonight for three hours of shopping, dining and strolling through...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2014
Last comment by Don, on Jul 2, 2014 at 6:04 pm | 7 comments | 891 Views

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Merry Christmas from all of us at the Pleasanton Weekly

To help us celebrate the holiday, Erin McDermott of Fremont Bank sent us these photos of Santa making an early visit to skaters...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2009
Last comment by Kris Kringle, on Dec 27, 2009 at 10:13 pm | 1 comment | 890 Views

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BART's plans for coliseum connector dashed as minority coalition forces $70-million to go elsewhere

The Federal Transit Administration Friday denied BART $70 million in federal stimulus money to fund its proposed elevated...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2010
Last comment by Puzzled, on Feb 15, 2010 at 9:26 am | 1 comment | 890 Views

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Top 100 Conservative Websites/Blogs according to search eng "Alexa"

For a different perspective, other than the lamestream media, here is a list of websites / blogs that are oriented to the...

Original post made by Amy on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Mom for Truth, on Mar 31, 2010 at 8:07 pm | 2 comments | 890 Views

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Pleasanton man pleads not guilty to attempted rape charge

Pierce Hunter, a 19-year-old UC Davis sophomore charged last month with attempted rape and forced oral copulation, has pleaded...

Original post made on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 8, 2010 at 11:07 am | 7 comments | 890 Views

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DUI arrest leads to revoked probation for man linked to fatal crash

The man who provided the alcohol that led to the death of Laurel Williams will serve the remainder of his sentence after...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2010
Last comment by Glenn, on Aug 20, 2010 at 10:35 pm | 3 comments | 890 Views

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Ride free on the new rapid bus service until Feb. 4

Dublin and Tri-Valley commuters will be able to take advantage of the latest advances in efficient, affordable transit to...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2011
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Feb 2, 2011 at 1:26 pm | 2 comments | 890 Views

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Activists begin 30-mile march to end nuclear war

About a dozen anti-nuclear weapons activists began a 30-mile march from Walnut Creek to Livermore Wednesday morning against...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2013
Last comment by kbenson, on Mar 29, 2013 at 2:11 pm | 4 comments | 890 Views

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Where is NBC,CBS, and ABC now!!!

The wars in Iraq and to a greater extent Afghanistan are turning into killing fields and in the case of Afghanistan we are...

Original post made by Doug on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Bobbie, on Aug 11, 2009 at 3:09 pm | 4 comments | 889 Views

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Thoughts About BART Workers Striking

What do you think BART workers striking during this down economy? Is the timing right, with high unemployment, to fire them...

Original post made by Robert on Aug. 14, 2009
Last comment by Me Too, on Aug 18, 2009 at 12:01 am | 9 comments | 889 Views

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Tailors in or around Pleasanton?

Would anyone have some recommendations on a tailor in or near Pleasanton? I need to have some pants hemmed and would like...

Original post made by Qwerty on Feb. 15, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 18, 2010 at 7:21 pm | 7 comments | 889 Views

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Ground Zero Mosque Opponents Have a Lot of Work to Do (with link)

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/bob-cesca/ground-zero-mosque-oppone_b_685164.html By Bob Cesca If we take Sarah Palin,...

Original post made by Stern on Aug. 17, 2010
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100 Local Veterans endorse for re-election

[This post was removed because it was only a story copied from another website. If it had included discussion and referenced...

Original post made by Chet on Oct. 26, 2010
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