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Residents recall Pearl Harbor day

(As printed in our Dec. 7, 2007 edition) "Yesterday, Dec. 7, 1941--a date which will live in infamy--the United States...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2009
Last comment by History Buff, on Dec 8, 2009 at 10:07 am | 2 comments | 1118 Views

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Campana Jazz Festival

The 35th Annual Campana Jazz Festival will from 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Feb. 13 at Amador Valley High School, 1155 Santa Rita...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2010
Last comment by jazz lover, on Feb 12, 2010 at 4:32 pm | 3 comments | 1118 Views

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Scouts wrap it up today at Northern California Jamboree at fairgrounds

More than 15,000 Scouts, leaders and families are continuing their giant Northern California Jamboree today at the Alameda...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2010
Last comment by Scouter John, on Apr 20, 2010 at 9:56 am | 1 comment | 1118 Views

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Trim agencies to curb water costs

Jerry Thorne may not win any popularity contests at the Livermore-Amador Valley Water Management Agency (LAVWMA), where the...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Kelly, on Jul 19, 2010 at 3:23 pm | 4 comments | 1118 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

David Harmer: Golden Parachute Hypocrite (with video)

Watch this video to see why David “Used Car Salesman” Harmer is a golden parachute hypocrite. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FcqTCkMfTQg ...

Original post made by Xavier on Jul. 23, 2010
Last comment by qwicwted, on Aug 1, 2010 at 5:55 pm | 7 comments | 1118 Views

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Several Alameda County school districts seeking voter approval on bonds, parcel tax measures

School districts throughout Alameda County are asking voters for additional funding on the Nov. 2 ballot, which includes...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2010
Last comment by no on 22, on Oct 19, 2010 at 8:54 pm | 8 comments | 1118 Views

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Saturday news round-up from around the Bay

Here's a round-up of Saturday news reports from around the Bay provided by the Bay City News bureau. Read the full story...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2011
Last comment by Kelly, on Mar 6, 2011 at 12:50 am | 1 comment | 1118 Views

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Popular oyster farm at Point Reyes to close Dec. 31

After a two-year legal battle to stay open, an oyster farm at Point Reyes National Seashore announced Monday it has settled...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2014
Last comment by BobB, on Oct 7, 2014 at 1:44 pm | 5 comments | 1118 Views

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Calls for Obama Impeachment

I thought I would re post this from another thread because there is a lot to be said for this. The political right conservatives...

Original post made by Jon on Jul. 17, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 19, 2009 at 10:14 am | 10 comments | 1117 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Change in Teachers' Education: article

This article talks about change in teachers' education: http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/10/21/duncan.teacher.education.reform/index.html...

Original post made by Resident on Oct. 21, 2009
Last comment by Disillusioned, on Oct 22, 2009 at 11:49 am | 6 comments | 1117 Views

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Feinstein's committee to hold hearings on Christmas Day terrorist attack

Senators Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) and Kit Bond (R-Mo.), chair and vice chair of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence,...

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2010
Last comment by SteveP, on Jan 5, 2010 at 9:05 am | 8 comments | 1117 Views

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Pleasanton Tea Party Gives Orly Taitz 4 of 5 Stars

Not a big surprise since she was to be a featured speaker at the last Tea Party, but I just had to laugh when I saw that...

Original post made by Rae on May. 29, 2010
Last comment by No tea !, on Jun 9, 2010 at 10:48 pm | 13 comments | 1117 Views

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BART warns protestors could disrupt service in S.F. today

An alert on the BART website is notifying riders about protests that may disrupt service at San Francisco stations today. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2011
Last comment by Jason, on Aug 12, 2011 at 5:07 pm | 9 comments | 1117 Views

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Pleasaanton's Bicycle, Pedestrian, Trails committee meets tonight

The Pleasanton Bicycle, Pedestrian and Trails Committee will meet at 6:30 p.m. today in the Pleasanton Senior Center Classroom,...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2013
Last comment by S, on Feb 25, 2013 at 7:02 pm | 1 comment | 1117 Views

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What would happen if...

....at the same time, everyone in the US would use the word 'bomb' in their phone calls, emails, twitter, facebook, gmail,...

Original post made by What Would Happen on Jun. 8, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 17, 2013 at 7:41 pm | 10 comments | 1117 Views

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From Behind The White Line, You're Not So Bright

I was on Main Street this evening and it was incredibly busy. I thought there was a special event, but I didn't see...

Original post made by Jamie on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by FREEBIES, on Jul 10, 2009 at 11:18 pm | 2 comments | 1116 Views

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Dow Closes above 10,000 for first time in a year

Obama's plan to destroy the US economy is working like gang busters! The GDP this quarter will increase by 3%, the financial...

Original post made by poster boy on Oct. 14, 2009
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 17, 2009 at 8:49 am | 22 comments | 1116 Views

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Letters: Nimby Drive

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7114 posted Friday, June 4, 2010,...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2010
Last comment by Eric, on Jun 7, 2010 at 8:36 pm | 6 comments | 1116 Views

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Safeway enlists eclectic mix of local celebs for fundraiser

Take an Elvis impersonator, add one congressman, a local mayor, three cheerleaders, a high school mascot, a principal, a...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by Big Poppa, on Jun 25, 2010 at 7:38 pm | 4 comments | 1116 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Back-to-back champs

The Catholic Community of Pleasanton's 8A Boys defeated St. Isidore, 43-32, to successfully defend their Tri-Valley Basketball...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2014
Last comment by Good Job, on Jun 12, 2014 at 7:29 pm | 2 comments | 1116 Views
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