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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 | 900 Views

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Pleasanton Weekly endorses McNerney for Congress

The Pleasanton Weekly today endorsed Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) for re-election on Nov. 2. McNerney is...

Original post made by Chet on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by just a citizen +fam, on Oct 15, 2010 at 8:02 pm | 3 comments | 900 Views

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Things liberals might like, if not for the fact Sarah Palin said them

There is no question that Sarah Palin's message resonates with Tea Party types. Somewhat surprising then, that a NY Times...

Original post made by jimf01 on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 9, 2011 at 3:19 pm | 5 comments | 900 Views

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Why all these Posted by Editor stories with a stated position

and "comments to stories" showing up on main view, pushing town folk's postings down and off of page one? And suddenly...

Original post made by Question? on Feb. 3, 2012
Last comment by Question?, on Feb 4, 2012 at 1:56 pm | 7 comments | 900 Views

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It's 'Spare the Air' day for the Superbowl

Bay Area residents are being asked not to burn wood today by the Bay Area Air Quality Management District. Read the full...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2012
Last comment by Kangaroo, on Feb 5, 2012 at 1:21 pm | 5 comments | 900 Views

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More FALSE propaganda

The latest chain e-mail sent to us from a reader puts some words into the mouth of former Sen. Tom Daschle that raised our...

Original post made by Propaganda on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by John, on Aug 9, 2009 at 10:31 am | 2 comments | 899 Views

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O'Malley will be Alameda County's first woman district attorney

Nancy O'Malley will become Alameda County's first woman district attorney on Friday after the Board of Supervisors voted...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2009
Last comment by bob123, on Sep 16, 2009 at 8:14 am | 1 comment | 899 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Prop. 8 argument heads to federal court trial in January

A federal judge in San Francisco refused Wednesday to dismiss a lawsuit challenging Proposition 8, California's ban on same-sex...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by PToWN94566, on Oct 16, 2009 at 12:00 pm | 6 comments | 899 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 | 899 Views

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SENATORS * HEALTH CARE * CONSTITUTION

I received an interesting email today. I'm not sure if the facts are true, but if they are it is somewhat disturbing: ON...

Original post made by Miguel on Mar. 17, 2010
Last comment by The Liberals are Coming!, on Mar 17, 2010 at 4:58 pm | 9 comments | 899 Views

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Obama must leave the White House and soon!

Enough is enough. Obama is beyond the worst President we have had or will ever had. I thought Bush and Carter were bad...

Original post made by Obama on Jul. 21, 2010
Last comment by Jennifer, on Jul 23, 2010 at 9:42 am | 8 comments | 899 Views

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Zuckerberg donates $500 million to foundation that supports Pleasanton Weekly Holiday Fund

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced Tuesday that he is giving nearly $500 million in Facebook stock to the Silicon Valley...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2012
Last comment by Jill, on Dec 19, 2012 at 3:34 pm | 2 comments | 899 Views

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As Mother's Day approaches, watch out for new Mother ducks and goslings around storm drains

As Mother's Day approaches, May is also time for new mother ducks and their newly hatched goslings to leave their nests and...

Original post made by Lisa Lorentz on May. 10, 2013
Last comment by Duck lover, on May 12, 2013 at 7:29 am | 2 comments | 899 Views

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Suggestion to Pleasanton Weekly...

I recommend that you add a "Politics" category to your TownSquare Forum and then only allow the user to select the category...

Original post made by Mark on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by Billie, on Jul 30, 2009 at 4:53 pm | 3 comments | 898 Views

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The whole Republican Conservative propaganda as presented

Pompous arrogant fear mongering Republican Conservatives base their cases on nothing factual! They are furious that the...

Original post made by UnRealPeople on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by yeah, yeah, on Aug 6, 2009 at 11:29 am | 8 comments | 898 Views

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Revealed-The Ghost Fleet Recession

"The 'ghost fleet' near Singapore. The world's ship owners and government economists would prefer you not to see this symbol...

Original post made by mark on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by M, on Sep 17, 2009 at 3:25 pm | 2 comments | 898 Views

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FED POST by Mark & Stacey

The post concerning FED by Mark with comments by Stacey was very, very good. At first it seemed daunting, but when I finally...

Original post made by m on Oct. 1, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Oct 2, 2009 at 5:26 am | 5 comments | 898 Views

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Those that have built on to their homes....

What convinced you that building on was a better decision than moving? Did you end up spending more than you anticipated?...

Original post made by Pleasanton Parent on Nov. 1, 2009
Last comment by tyu, on Nov 3, 2009 at 11:27 am | 8 comments | 898 Views

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Unveiling tonight for colorful bus shelter near public library

The newly colorful bus shelter on Old Bernal Avenue near the library is scheduled for unveiling this evening after Foothill...

Original post made on May. 19, 2010
Last comment by Lisa, on May 20, 2010 at 7:55 pm | 3 comments | 898 Views

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The List: 6 Months to go Until the Largest Tax Hike in History ("Thanks" to Obama, McNerney & Other Democrats)

In just six months, the largest tax hikes in the history of America will take effect. Brought to you by Obama, McNerney...

Original post made by EconomicStimulus?! on Jul. 7, 2010
Last comment by can't believe, on Jul 7, 2010 at 9:25 pm | 8 comments | 898 Views
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