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AROUND TOWN

RANDOM ACTS OF KINDNESS PAY DIVIDENDS

I had to return an item to TruValue Hardware (a place I love to death). No problem with the exchange and everything was going...

Original post made by Miguel on Nov. 2, 2010
Last comment by Aniea, on Nov 4, 2010 at 10:25 am | 2 comments | 1141 Views

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Valley Humane Society names new executive director

Steve Glavan, who has more than 30 years of experience in nonprofit organization and private sector management, has been...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2010
Last comment by PW Reader, on Nov 12, 2010 at 5:43 pm | 1 comment | 1141 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Vote Yes on 37 - Unregistered

This is a parallel conversation to the topic created by Susan Stasek in which she was asking people to vote for Prop 37,...

Original post made by Ngo Loon on Oct. 30, 2012
Last comment by VOTE NO, on Nov 3, 2012 at 1:53 pm | 8 comments | 1141 Views

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I wonder if Jerry McNerney will choose for his family the Obama health plan

May be worth a call to Jerry McNerney's office to see what HE recommends regarding healthcare plans. Is HE going to choose...

Original post made by Tom on Jun. 25, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 25, 2009 at 2:42 pm | 1 comment | 1140 Views

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Basic Yoga Class

Beth Fox instructs this yoga class that meets from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Mondays at Lynnewood United Methodist Church, 4444 Black...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by David Walden, on Jul 14, 2009 at 9:00 am | 1 comment | 1140 Views

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CHP urges drivers, passengers to buckle up

The California Highway Patrol is warning Bay Area residents to buckle up when driving and that it will hold a statewide campaign...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2009
Last comment by Darwin-esque, on Sep 15, 2009 at 4:30 pm | 8 comments | 1140 Views

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United Nations Plans for America's Future

Why do you suppose the media chooses to conceal this from us? Because if enough Americans knew of this we would end this...

Original post made by mark on Sep. 29, 2009
Last comment by J, on Oct 1, 2009 at 1:49 pm | 8 comments | 1140 Views

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Another Obama appointee apologizing for past actions

Chiming in to further the right wing smear campaign. Kevin Jennings is the Director of the Department of Education’s...

Original post made by jimf01 on Sep. 30, 2009
Last comment by Michael, on Oct 1, 2009 at 6:11 pm | 18 comments | 1140 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lights out for parts of Pleasanton last night (Tuesday)

Does anyone have an idea as to why all the lights in Archstone Hacienda apartments on Owens Drive were out from around 7:30...

Original post made by freespirit on Nov. 4, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1140 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

8 turn out for meeting to discuss new Pleasanton school superintendent qualifications

A group of eight met with Phil Quon with Hazard, Young, Attea and Associates (HYA) at a public meeting to discuss the strengths...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2010
Last comment by Sandy Piderit, on Jan 29, 2010 at 8:54 pm | 7 comments | 1140 Views

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Hundreds have a job thanks to Elissa Wolf

Elissa Wolf is a candidate recruiter for the Tri-Valley Community Foundation who wrapped up final interviews last week of...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2010
Last comment by Juan, on Aug 18, 2010 at 1:49 pm | 1 comment | 1140 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

LAO publishes CalFacts 2011

The Legislative Analyst Office has published an interesting collection of facts about California's economy and budget that...

Original post made by Stacey on Jan. 6, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1140 Views

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Free Comic Book Day on May 7

Participating comic book shops across North America and around the world will give away comic books absolutely free to anyone...

Original post made on May. 7, 2011
Last comment by comicgeek, on May 18, 2011 at 5:39 pm | 2 comments | 1140 Views

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2nd San Francisco firefighter dies from injuries sustained in Thursday house fire

A second firefighter injured Thursday while battling a blaze in San Francisco's Diamond Heights neighborhood died this morning,...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2011
Last comment by Chizzlestrip, on Jun 8, 2011 at 6:20 pm | 2 comments | 1140 Views

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Li gets 34 years to life for Dublin custody battle murder

Mei Li, 58, was sentenced today to 34 years to life in state prison for her role in the murder of a 91-year-old woman in...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2011
Last comment by Sam, on Aug 30, 2011 at 12:06 pm | 6 comments | 1140 Views

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Why the Wealthy in the US are Overtaxed

According to the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy's new study on who pays how much in state and local taxes: Combining...

Original post made by Marie Pinucci on Feb. 2, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 2, 2013 at 2:00 pm | 1 comment | 1140 Views

AROUND TOWN

100 degrees possible again today, but down into mid-90s on Monday

Pleasanton and the Tri-Valley could see temperatures near 100 degrees again today with the thermometer dropping into the...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 19, 2009 at 5:07 pm | 2 comments | 1139 Views

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You call them "illegals" and want to deny health care? 20,000 a year-Slaves!

MEXICO (TIER 2) [Extracted from U.S. State Dept Trafficking in Persons Report, June 2009] Mexico is a large source,...

Original post made by Slaves on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Concerned, on Aug 11, 2009 at 2:50 pm | 3 comments | 1139 Views

AROUND TOWN

REFLECTING THE NATIONAL MOOD

First of all I want to applaud the Pleasanton Weekly for having a Town Square Forum, especially in the turbulent political...

Original post made by m on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by m to n, on Aug 20, 2009 at 8:45 am | 2 comments | 1139 Views

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San Ramon Republican David Harmer secures 10th Congressional District primary win

Voters gave one local Republican politician the green light in the run to fill the vacant seat of former 10th District U.S....

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2009
Last comment by Pablo, on Sep 4, 2009 at 8:17 am | 5 comments | 1139 Views
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