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Passengers to face full body scans at Oakland, San Jose airports

Heading out of town? Expect to be examined by full body scanners at 11 major airports including those at Oakland and San...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2010
Last comment by Andy, on Mar 8, 2010 at 10:38 am | 3 comments | 802 Views

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Library needs volunteers

Pleasanton Public Library needs volunteers for its Homebound Service, which provides homebound residents with library books,...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 6, 2010 at 8:36 am | 3 comments | 802 Views

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McNerney to host telephone town hall on Medicare

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D., Pleasanton) has had to reschedule tomorrow's telephone town hall to discuss Medicare due...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2011
Last comment by Pleasanton resident, on Jun 21, 2011 at 7:01 am | 3 comments | 802 Views

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Toss every currently elected official out!

From top to bottom, at the smallest local offices, to the Presidency, we need to clean house. No one currently in office...

Original post made by Mrs. B on Dec. 14, 2011
Last comment by Mrs. B, on Dec 16, 2011 at 6:45 am | 7 comments | 802 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Oakland mayor names Jordan police chief, hires new fire chief

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan Wednesday announced that interim police Chief Howard Jordan will head the Police Department on a...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2012
Last comment by steve, on Feb 3, 2012 at 9:01 am | 3 comments | 802 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tomato planting time

Growing your own tomatoes can save money but, even better, your own garden can supply you with tasty produce. As the warm...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by Cornell, on Mar 30, 2012 at 4:43 pm | 2 comments | 802 Views

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Body found at Pleasanton Garbage Company transfer station

Pleasanton police are investigating the discovery of a man's body at the garbage transfer station late Tuesday morning. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2013
Last comment by Map, on Mar 1, 2013 at 10:05 pm | 11 comments | 802 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CA Teacher Tenure Lawsuit

Day 13 of the trial ended today. Seven more days of testimony is expected, and it will be some weeks or months before the...

Original post made by Registered Joe on Feb. 13, 2014
Last comment by Registered Joe, on Feb 17, 2014 at 9:28 pm | 25 comments | 802 Views

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New Garbage Service

I like it that were now separating recyclable items and placing them in a third can. I just don't understand why we have...

Original post made by Marc on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by Very Concerned, on Oct 23, 2009 at 12:58 pm | 9 comments | 801 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The National Mood

Interesting survey results from WSJ/NBC poll: "But a dark national view of how everybody in Washington is conducting the...

Original post made by Stay Cool on Oct. 29, 2009
Last comment by DaleG, on Oct 31, 2009 at 11:02 pm | 12 comments | 801 Views

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The multi-million-dollar gamble

As we reported exclusively in our daily online edition Monday (www.pleasantonweekly.com) and in today's print edition of...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2010
Last comment by frank, on Aug 13, 2010 at 7:03 pm | 7 comments | 801 Views

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In touch with the residents

Tri-Valley mayors reach out to their residents in different ways but they all agree on one thing: If people are unhappy about...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2010
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Sep 27, 2010 at 1:03 am | 1 comment | 801 Views

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Park district get active! Teen art contest

The East Bay Regional Park District invites creative teens to enter the District's first Get Active! Youth Art Contest, now...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by Fair Fun, on May 14, 2012 at 12:46 pm | 1 comment | 801 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Now why would Obama throw the dalai lama under the bus for the Chinese?

President Obama cancels meeting with the spiritual leader until such time as he meets with the Chinese leader. http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20091006/ap_on_go_pr_wh/us_us_china_...

Original post made by Rita on Oct. 6, 2009
Last comment by Love the Spins!, on Oct 6, 2009 at 11:41 am | 10 comments | 800 Views

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Letter: Do some research before spending taxpayer money

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6296 posted Friday, October 23,...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2009
Last comment by Rosie, on Oct 23, 2009 at 8:13 pm | 6 comments | 800 Views

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Who's paying for our Governor to go to Iraq?

I now it's great for our troups morale for celebrrities to visit them, but shouldn't our Governor be here to take care of...

Original post made by Tango on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by Tango, on Nov 18, 2009 at 9:48 am | 4 comments | 800 Views

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The wine stroll must go on -- rain or shine

A rainy forecast isn't going to let the Pleasanton Downtown Association keep the Truffles, Tidbits and Wine Tasting event...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2010
Last comment by Susan M., on Feb 4, 2010 at 8:52 pm | 1 comment | 800 Views

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"NEMJ poll: 46% of family practitioners will feel forced out of medicine if ObamaCare passes"

This is from a New England Medical Journal poll. I wouldn't worry tho. So what if half the high quality American-educated...

Original post made by George on Mar. 18, 2010
Last comment by Janna, on Mar 20, 2010 at 10:48 am | 17 comments | 800 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

One last look offered today of WW II planes at Livermore Airport

Two World War II bombers -- a B-17 Flying Fortress known as the 909 and a B-24 Liberator named Witchcraft -- are at the Livermore...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2010
Last comment by Dad flew over Nazi Germany, on Jun 1, 2010 at 10:18 am | 1 comment | 800 Views

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McNerney, Harmer in Washington as vote count goes on

Both 11th District Congressional candidates in the Nov. 2 General Election were in Washington, D.C., early this week even...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by D. Allen, on Nov 20, 2010 at 4:23 pm | 3 comments | 800 Views
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David Brooks at his Best and Worst
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