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AROUND TOWN

Do you know these baseball players?

Tony Catudal found this photo on Stoneridge Drive, about 50 yards south of West Las Positas Boulevard, during a recent walk. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2009
Last comment by Pleasanton Resident, on Feb 21, 2010 at 1:59 am | 3 comments | 1595 Views

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New pediatric center is colorful and kid-friendly

Axis Community Health opened its newly refurbished and expanded Pediatric Suite at its offices on Railroad Avenue in downtown...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2011
Last comment by Yet Another Teacher, on Aug 4, 2011 at 7:27 pm | 3 comments | 1595 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Haggerty urges Congress to address congestion

Alameda County Supervisor Scott Haggerty today told a Senate committee in Washington, D.C., that traffic congestion is the...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2010
Last comment by Rat Turd, on Mar 21, 2010 at 9:21 pm | 4 comments | 1595 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Museum announces first Heritage Awards

Museum On Main has announced the first recipients of its new Heritage Awards, established earlier this year to recognize...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2010
Last comment by Jan Batcheller, on Aug 4, 2010 at 4:09 pm | 1 comment | 1595 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Right-Wing Harassment Strategy Against Dems Detailed In Memo: ‘Yell,’ ‘Stand Up And Shout Out,’ ‘Rattle Him’

This morning, Politico reported that Democratic members of Congress are increasingly being harassed by “angry, sign-carrying...

Original post made by Drew on Jul. 31, 2009
Last comment by Conservative, on Aug 1, 2009 at 5:09 pm | 8 comments | 1594 Views

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Public hearing tonight on countywide transportation projects

The Alameda County Transportation Commission is holding a series of community meetings Thursday through Nov. 2 to gain public...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2011
Last comment by Been There, on Oct 27, 2011 at 8:44 am | 4 comments | 1594 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Power back on after transformer explosion cuts electricity for 6,000 Pleasanton residents

PG&E crews have fully repaired a transformer that short-circuited during rush hour this morning, causing backups from Vineyard...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2011
Last comment by Another Witness, on Apr 14, 2011 at 10:29 pm | 4 comments | 1594 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton student wins $175,000 for science experiment

For some reason this hasn't hit the PW yet. http://www.insidebayarea.com/search/ci_12512749 Note that this student's...

Original post made by Stacey on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by mary, on Jun 6, 2009 at 11:29 am | 5 comments | 1593 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Biden admits american people are being scammed by the stimulus

http://www.politifact.com/truth-o-meter/statements/2009/jun/08/john-boehner/boehner-claims-biden-said-stimulus-scamming-americ/...

Original post made by Pablo on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by AL, on Jun 17, 2009 at 10:09 am | 3 comments | 1593 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 | 1593 Views

AROUND TOWN

McNerney praises Obama speech, promises to advocate for job-growth policies

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) praised President Obama's "State of the Union" address yesterday, especially the...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2011
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Jan 31, 2011 at 8:22 am | 20 comments | 1593 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Is the Tea Party heartless?

See what blogger Cindy Cross and to say and voice your own opinion. [http://pleasantonweekly.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=6955...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2011
Last comment by Rick , on Apr 21, 2011 at 12:13 pm | 14 comments | 1593 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Superintendent Ahmadi's Inappropriate Behavior

I was taken back by the blob posting of Tim Hunt that Superintendent Ahmadi was at the election party for Larson and Bowser...

Original post made by lll on Nov. 23, 2014
Last comment by NAACP, on Nov 24, 2014 at 8:09 pm | 4 comments | 1592 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Glenn Beck and the 'Birthers,' equally unhinged

Originally posted: July 29, 2009 Glenn Beck and the 'Birthers,' equally unhinged Syndicated talk show host...

Original post made by Combs on Jul. 29, 2009
Last comment by Really, on Jul 30, 2009 at 12:16 am | 12 comments | 1592 Views

AROUND TOWN

Free Shakespeare in the Park continues this weekend

SF Shakespeare Festival presents "Two Gentlemen of Verona" this weekend at 6:30 p.m., Saturday, July 31; 7:30 p.m., Sunday,...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by Free Shakespeare in the Park Fan, on Jul 30, 2010 at 11:04 pm | 1 comment | 1592 Views

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Living the American Dream: An Advertorial

Nestled comfortably in his Bishop Ranch office, Faraz Sattar surveys the activity of the financial market. The CEO of Accretive...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2013
Last comment by Daveg, on Jul 26, 2013 at 5:45 pm | 6 comments | 1592 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

What's with the alphabet scramble?

Now when you want to make a comment , you have to type a coded alphabet. What's with that? Somewhere along the way I mist...

Original post made by tango on Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Nov 11, 2010 at 9:07 am | 5 comments | 1592 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Community Foundation honors Pleasanton Weekly

The Tri-Valley Community Foundation presented the Pleasanton Weekly with its "Community Champion" award Wednesday night at...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2011
Last comment by Dave Walden, on Dec 8, 2011 at 9:49 am | 1 comment | 1592 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why won't Obama get tough with Wall Street?

"President Obama has not been strong on the issue, and Timothy Geithner coddles the wanton bankers whenever they freak out...

Original post made by a reader on Nov. 11, 2009
Last comment by a reader, on Nov 11, 2009 at 9:15 pm | 1 comment | 1591 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Brilliance from our school board

(Comment partially removed by Pleasanton Weekly staff.) On the homework survey Miller: based on my child, we should...

Original post made by Just Me on Jun. 23, 2015
Last comment by Really?, on Jul 2, 2015 at 7:41 pm | 9 comments | 1591 Views
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