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Pleasanton Council votes to restrict new banks from locating on Main Street

The Pleasanton City Council voted 5-0 Tuesday night to place restrictions on banks, savings and loan associations and other...

Original post made on May. 2, 2012
Last comment by Been There, on May 4, 2012 at 12:03 am | 5 comments | 865 Views

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Letter: Pass health care reform now

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6036 posted Friday, August 21,...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by Gloria, on Aug 24, 2009 at 8:58 am | 4 comments | 864 Views

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Federal judge blocks cuts in state's home care services

A federal judge in Oakland Monday blocked planned state budget cuts in home care services for 133,000 low-income senior citizens...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by Tom, on Oct 22, 2009 at 12:05 am | 5 comments | 864 Views

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Headless ScareCrow.... Check him out...spooky!

If you're heading to Downtown Pleasanton enjoy the Efforts put out by your local Merchants with their Scarecrows! Voting...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Oct. 22, 2009
There are no comments yet. 864 Views

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East Bay veterans celebrate McNerney bill for brain injury treatment

DUBLIN — Nearly a dozen East Bay veterans scrawled their signatures Tuesday morning across a ceremonial, wall-sized copy...

Original post made by Ray on Jun. 1, 2010
Last comment by quan, on Jun 2, 2010 at 4:52 pm | 1 comment | 864 Views

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Congressional Voting Records

Here's an interesting site to view data about House Representatives and Senators, bills, and votes. It's called OpenCongress:...

Original post made by Stacey on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 15, 2010 at 4:46 pm | 5 comments | 864 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 | 864 Views

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criminal investigation into Americans who used Swiss bank accounts

Aug 19, 2009, 11:13 a.m. EST UBS to hand over names of 5,000 U.S. clients to IRS, DOJ U.S. settlement doesn't include monetary...

Original post made by Full Circle on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by Cool!, on Aug 19, 2009 at 11:01 am | 3 comments | 863 Views

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Can United States be Trusted with any Commitment?

I have never seen American reputation be so damaged with today's reversal on the missile defense system for Eastern Europe...

Original post made by Proud American on Sep. 17, 2009
Last comment by Einstein, on Sep 18, 2009 at 7:59 pm | 7 comments | 863 Views

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Obama and Clinton supporters arrested in insider trading scheme

Looks again like our President wants to be judged by who he surrounds himself with. http://finance.yahoo.com/news/Billionaire-among-6-nabbed-in-apf-2808194948.html?x=...

Original post made by Poster Boy on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 16, 2009 at 10:38 pm | 11 comments | 863 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 | 863 Views

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Pleasanton attorney sues Oakland for misappropriating $20 million in tax funds

Marleen Sacks, a Pleasanton attorney who lives in Oakland, sued that city a second time yesterday, charging that it is continuing...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2010
Last comment by D W, on Mar 19, 2010 at 3:27 pm | 1 comment | 863 Views

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Prop 17 - The auto insurance company's initiative

Prop 17, the auto insurance company’s initiative, is written in a way that would lead you to believe auto insurance companies...

Original post made by Rae on May. 18, 2010
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Letters: Irresponsible approval

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7111 posted Friday, June 4, 2010,...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2010
Last comment by Philip Blank is a liar, on Jun 7, 2010 at 10:14 pm | 11 comments | 863 Views

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Teen group's 'Nightmare' on stage tonight, tomorrow at Firehouse Arts Center

Those seeking a unique Halloween experience won't want to miss "Nightmare, a Terrifying Night of Improv," which is being...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by Lisa, on Oct 29, 2010 at 8:54 pm | 2 comments | 863 Views

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Tri-Valley Veterans Day parade set for Nov. 4, a week before the holiday

The Pleasanton-based Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6298 and American Legion Post 237 will host the 2012 Tri-Valley Veterans...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2012
Last comment by Erika, on Oct 24, 2012 at 12:16 pm | 2 comments | 863 Views

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Ex-Secretary Apologizes for W.M.D. Scare

300,000 Troops Never Faced Risk of Instant Obliteration Published: (AP) Aug 1, 2009 Ex-Secretary of State Condoleeza...

Original post made by Just In: on Aug. 1, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 1, 2009 at 8:13 pm | 3 comments | 862 Views

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Busting the Myth of Green Jobs

Central to the new administration’s economic recovery plan is President Obama’s goal to create and sustain five million “green-collar”...

Original post made by The High Cost of Being Green on Sep. 29, 2009
Last comment by jimf01, on Sep 30, 2009 at 11:06 am | 8 comments | 862 Views

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Injured Child at Sportspark on Saturday

Does anyone know how the child is doing that had to be airlifted out of the sports park on Saturday afternoon? It happened...

Original post made by Jersey on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 12, 2009 at 12:26 pm | 1 comment | 862 Views

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The Four-Minute Guide to the Seven-Hour Healthcare Summit

The seven-hour Healthcare Summit condensed to four minutes. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rw3ko5tKotY...

Original post made by Pleasanton Mom on Feb. 26, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Mom, on Mar 1, 2010 at 8:19 am | 8 comments | 862 Views
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DSRSD's Kohnen Scholarship on Hold
By Roz Rogoff | 0 comments | 740 views

Fifty Ways to Craze Your Donors
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Be a sport: Send us your youth sports news, scores and photos
By Gina Channell-Allen | 0 comments | 392 views

When Adult Children Go Off to College: Keeping Your Eye on The Law
By Elizabeth LaScala | 0 comments | 226 views