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SOUPY SALES DIES

It was a simple gag, but one that made Soupy Sales a household name: a pie in the face, or 20,000 pies, to be exact. That...

Original post made by Martin on Oct. 23, 2009
Last comment by Martin, on Oct 23, 2009 at 8:30 am | 1 comment | 901 Views

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Mature Adult Program -- 'Up'

Pleasanton Public Library, 400 Old Bernal Ave., presents the Disney/Pixar animated film "Up" at 1 p.m. Nov. 17. Call 931-3411....

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2009
Last comment by tyu, on Nov 17, 2009 at 6:19 pm | 3 comments | 901 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Editorial

With school district and city budget shortfalls in the millions of dollars all around, we found it interesting that Palo...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Mar 12, 2010 at 5:01 pm | 3 comments | 901 Views

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ObamaCare Taxes Home Sales, Clobbers Middle-Class Americans

Beginning January 1, 2013, ObamaCare imposes a 3.8% Medicare tax on unearned income, including the sale of single family...

Original post made by Pleasanton Mom on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by independent, on Apr 13, 2010 at 3:15 pm | 1 comment | 901 Views

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Gotcha!

Check out our "gotcha" pictures from last night's Cinco de Mayo First Wednesday party in downtown Pleasanton. It was the...

Original post made on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by Me, on May 10, 2010 at 10:32 am | 3 comments | 901 Views

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580 East Off Ramp to Hopyard

Folks, if you take the Hopyard exit from 580 east, and you will be making a left onto Owens, please keep in mind that there...

Original post made by JoeJoe on Dec. 6, 2011
Last comment by Paul M., on Dec 8, 2011 at 6:24 am | 5 comments | 901 Views

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Robert Murray of Murray Energy: "Obama will destroy low cost energy in America"

Check this video out. It is an interview with Robert Murray of Murray Energy who talks about a group of his 500 coal miner...

Original post made by More Coal on Oct. 28, 2012
Last comment by ALL, on Oct 29, 2012 at 6:45 pm | 5 comments | 901 Views

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What have you done?

If you have spent any time reading the Town Square Forum on the Pleasanton Weekly site, you probably have noticed many posters...

Original post made by Curious on Aug. 13, 2014
Last comment by Melanie, on Aug 15, 2014 at 7:03 pm | 26 comments | 901 Views

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New Exhibit Reception Sept 5 "The Small Canvas"

A NEW Theme called "The SMALL CANVAS" will Exhibit the month of September, but our Reception to meet with the Artists will...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Aug. 10, 2009
There are no comments yet. 900 Views

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2.1 quake strikes North Bay, 3rd small tremblor in region yesterday

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.1 struck in Sonoma County last night, the third small quake to strike the...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by Quaking in my boots, on Nov 9, 2009 at 8:58 am | 2 comments | 900 Views

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Pleasanton Library English Conversation

The Pleasanton Public Library, 400 Old Bernal Ave., offers free English conversations classes from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays,...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 24, 2010 at 4:03 pm | 7 comments | 900 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

An interesting opinion about the teacher firings in Rhode Island

This opinion was posted on CNN. It is about the Rhode Island teachers firings: http://www.cnn.com/2010/OPINION/03/05/navarrette.teacher.firings/index.html?hpt=T2 Intersting...

Original post made by Rhode Island Teacher Firings on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by guess what, on Mar 8, 2010 at 11:31 am | 1 comment | 900 Views

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Open letter to the community

Open letter to the transplant and confused Patriot Radicals AND those who are SO distressed with the Presidency and more...

Original post made by Wake Up on Mar. 16, 2010
Last comment by Wayne, on Mar 16, 2010 at 3:42 pm | 8 comments | 900 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 | 900 Views

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Daughter of Sen. Feinstein named head of San Francisco Superior Court

San Francisco Superior Court Judge Katherine Feinstein, a member of the bench for 10 years, was elected by her colleagues...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Jun 28, 2010 at 4:49 pm | 6 comments | 900 Views

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Do local sports organizations screen their volunteers and prohibit sex offenders from acting as volunteers?

Does anybody know if local sports organizations have policies and/or are required to screen volunteers? Do they look at...

Original post made by Parent on Sep. 18, 2010
Last comment by curly, on Sep 22, 2010 at 11:12 pm | 6 comments | 900 Views

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Boxer doles out $6 million in federal funds to AC Transit

AC Transit, the financially beleaguered service operated by the Bay Area the Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District, has been...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2010
Last comment by Maja7, on Nov 2, 2010 at 11:05 am | 8 comments | 900 Views

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Pleasanton Monologue by TV Host

Just came across this YouTube video by late night talk show host Craig Ferguson where he gives an opening monologue about...

Original post made by Sam on Jul. 11, 2011
There are no comments yet. 900 Views

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See the art exhibit with works done by the local Art League

Firehouse Arts Center will host the annual Pleasanton Art League Member's Exhibit which is open until Oct. 15, in the Harrington...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 10, 2011 at 9:18 pm | 2 comments | 900 Views

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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 | 900 Views
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Measure BB could pay to connect Dublin Boulevard to Livermore
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Me, Mother & Eleanor Roosevelt
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“…and all I ask of dyin’, is to go naturally” *
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