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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parcel tax costs - up to $300K for taxpayers

The following was posted under another topic and bears repeating. In addition to costs provided by the Registrar of Voters,...

Original post made by John on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Sensibly Save Our Schools, on Apr 3, 2009 at 8:21 am | 5 comments | 1727 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Out of Control Right-Wing Hate

Here is a good article about the danger of right-wing extremism and terrorism. Although this is a national issue, it is something...

Original post made by Francis on Jun. 17, 2009
Last comment by Mary, on Jun 18, 2009 at 12:25 am | 8 comments | 1727 Views

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Humanitarian groups seek donations for tsunami relief

Bay Area charities are encouraging people to donate money to assist the response to a devastating earthquake and tsunami...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2011
Last comment by Me Too, on Mar 14, 2011 at 11:25 pm | 7 comments | 1727 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Weekly--The Change is for the Worse

The Pleasanton Weekly was much better before this odd change in format. Look at page 22 of the recent issue. You barely...

Original post made by Karen on May. 15, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1727 Views

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City's free Movies in the Park feature tonight is 'Wizard of Oz'

Pleasanton will celebrate the 70th anniversary of the 1929 classic 'The Wizard of Oz' at its Thursday night Movies in the...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2009
Last comment by Cynthia, on Jul 23, 2009 at 5:05 pm | 3 comments | 1727 Views

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Gotcha!

Photos from the farmers' market in August. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=2438...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 19, 2009 at 9:27 pm | 2 comments | 1727 Views

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PW Market Livermore

I just heard that the PW market on Vasco is closing. Does anyone know if it will be turned into another market?...

Original post made by Millie on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by anonymous, on Oct 19, 2009 at 6:23 pm | 1 comment | 1727 Views

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Quan defeats Perata to become next mayor of Oakland

City Councilwoman Jean Quan has been named the unofficial winner in Oakland's mayoral race, a spokesman for the Alameda County...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2010
Last comment by Weekly cuts off discussion, on Nov 12, 2010 at 8:12 pm | 7 comments | 1727 Views

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Children's Scrabble tournament set for Jan. 3

Pleasanton Public Library will host a children's winter vacation Scrabble tournament with check-in at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Jan....

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2011
Last comment by Kathi H, on Dec 20, 2011 at 8:18 pm | 1 comment | 1727 Views

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Season of Sharing

For future reference, before donating to the Season of Sharing charity, if you wish your donation dollars to stay in/help...

Original post made by dischanted on Feb. 2, 2013
Last comment by Mike, on Feb 4, 2013 at 3:08 pm | 8 comments | 1727 Views

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Police searching for naked man who followed woman on Aug. 20

Pleasanton police are reporting that they are now searching for a man who followed a woman in his car while apparently naked...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2015
There are no comments yet. 1727 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Friday's earthquake felt throughout Tri-Valley, much of Bay Area

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.1 struck east of San Jose Friday afternoon and could be felt throughout much...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2011
Last comment by Yet Another Teacher, on Jan 8, 2011 at 7:39 pm | 3 comments | 1727 Views

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Opinion: Who wants Oakland to control our electric power?

Bruce Jensen and Tom Kelly probably regret that their first stop in promoting a county-run electric system to compete with...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2016
Last comment by ScrameNeen, on Oct 16, 2016 at 3:56 pm | 4 comments | 1727 Views

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2.3 magnitude earthquake strikes Danville

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.3 struck this morning in Danville. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2009
Last comment by T.H., on Nov 27, 2009 at 9:42 am | 1 comment | 1726 Views

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Oakland officials, police end talks with layoffs to start today

Oakland City Administrator Dan Lindheim said talks aimed at averting looming layoffs for 80 of the city's 776 police officers...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2010
Last comment by It's a crime, on Jul 15, 2010 at 11:04 pm | 5 comments | 1726 Views

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Anti-Measure G Country Song

Here is a little country song I wrote about not paying for Measure G and about good old American Values. Here are the lyrics: Listen...

Original post made by Buford on Jun. 1, 2009
Last comment by HA!, on Jun 1, 2009 at 3:31 pm | 2 comments | 1726 Views

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Horizon students complete internship program

Students from Horizon High School, a district high school that has educated school-age parents since 1975, were given the...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Apr 10, 2010 at 5:14 pm | 3 comments | 1726 Views

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John Ensign - Daddy's Gonna Pay for Your Crashed Car

This is unbelievable: http://tpmmuckraker.talkingpointsmemo.com/2009/07/ensign_still_bringing_dirty_laundry_home_to_be_was.php?ref=fpa "In...

Original post made by Freedom81 on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 10, 2009 at 7:13 pm | 3 comments | 1725 Views

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Lark in the Park series canceled

The Museum On Main announced the cancellation of the monthly Lark in the Park program, do to the unexpected death of Education...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2009
Last comment by Spellcheck?, on Aug 14, 2009 at 10:04 pm | 1 comment | 1725 Views

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Fremont woman killed in multiple car crash on Vasco Road

A 22-year-old Fremont woman was killed early Sunday morning when her car veered into oncoming traffic in unincorporated Contra...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2011
Last comment by Wendy, on Mar 8, 2011 at 9:40 pm | 2 comments | 1725 Views
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Assemblyman proposes driving up housing costs to delight unions
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