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Pleasanton preparing for possible BART strike

The city of Pleasanton is working with BART and the Livermore Amador Valley Transit Authority (LAVTA), operator of the Wheels...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 4, 2013 at 7:07 pm | 2 comments | 784 Views

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Another Bay Area news poll shows little support for BART unions

First it was the KPIX news poll showing that, by a 2-1 margin, Bay Area residents think the unions are being unreasonable. Now...

Original post made by Joe on Aug. 13, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 13, 2013 at 2:38 pm | 1 comment | 784 Views

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George Galloway - Palestinian Rights / Israel

How long before the Cholo Cabal exterminates this truthful report. You Tube doesn't have a problem with it, nor the last...

Original post made by mark on May. 26, 2010
Last comment by mark, on May 27, 2010 at 11:39 pm | 14 comments | 783 Views

AROUND TOWN

What a night of music as Pleasanton concert band opens fall season at Firehouse Arts Center

Visitors from Pleasanton's sister-city of Tulancingo, Mexico joined local delegates and scores of good band music fans Thursday...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by Has Pleasanton become a ritzy town as I hear over and over?, on Sep 28, 2010 at 6:16 pm | 1 comment | 783 Views

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McNerney: "Marginal Tax Rate Should Be 90%" (Yes, 90% !)

You heard it ... 90% (That'll really bring back our economy!" (Not!) Source: http://webcache.googleusercontent.com/search?q=cache:05jx5Hl_608J:www.firstthings.com/blogs/theancho...

Original post made by Margaret on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by Margaret, on Oct 15, 2010 at 8:09 pm | 2 comments | 783 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Four rescued from stuck roller coaster at Fair

Four juveniles got an extra thrill last week when the roller coaster they were on got stuck at the Alameda County Fair and...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2013
Last comment by anon, on Jul 10, 2013 at 4:24 pm | 3 comments | 783 Views

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Why not a downtown movie theater?

I'm sure this has come up on this forum but I was wondering if anyone knows if a movie theater has ever been proposed in...

Original post made by Protect Ptown History on Feb. 13, 2014
Last comment by Too Cynical, on Feb 23, 2014 at 8:41 pm | 22 comments | 783 Views

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Weekly skips news of Obama's BayArea visit ???

Puzzled why Weekly would choose to not report that Obama flew in on Air Force One for the SOLE purpose of speaking at a DEM...

Original post made by Puzzled on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Oct 17, 2009 at 1:35 am | 6 comments | 782 Views

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Embarcadero publishing owns more than a few town papers that have this same Weekly forum format.

Embarcadero publishing owns more than a few town papers that have this same Weekly forum format. Please take a minute...

Original post made by Community of Character, really? on Mar. 30, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Apr 2, 2010 at 8:58 am | 14 comments | 782 Views

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Letters

<B>Cemetery is lovely Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7151 posted Friday, June...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2010
Last comment by ??, on Jun 19, 2010 at 9:34 pm | 3 comments | 782 Views

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Lost Dog Sited

Border Collie-like dog with a grey eye seen running down Kamp towards Mohr 1:30 PM today. Hope he/she was on its way home. ...

Original post made by Mike on Sep. 17, 2010
There are no comments yet. 782 Views

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Register for happy hour with widows, widowers

The Widows and Widowers of Northern California invite others to join them for happy hour from 5-7 p.m., Thursday, May 19,...

Original post made on May. 17, 2011
Last comment by Ms. Bunny, on May 18, 2011 at 12:01 pm | 2 comments | 782 Views

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Society and reality stars...end of civilization

Is it just me or is anyone else worried about the state of our civilization??How can we as a society care about and enrich...

Original post made by hoops on Nov. 10, 2011
Last comment by franco, on Nov 11, 2011 at 5:18 pm | 3 comments | 782 Views

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Guided art walk starts at 9 a.m. today in Pleasanton

Enjoy some exercise while learning about the public art that graces downtown Pleasanton in a guided Art Walk this morning.ing....

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2012
Last comment by gail turner, on Mar 17, 2012 at 8:09 am | 1 comment | 782 Views

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Thieves rush Livermore Outlets store, steal thousands of dollars worth of designer jeans

In a brazen daytime robbery, as many as 10 suspects rushed a Livermore outlet store and stole thousands of dollars worth...

Original post made on May. 26, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on May 29, 2013 at 8:55 am | 9 comments | 782 Views

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John Brennan accuses the previous administration of promoting a 'global war'

Obama's counter-terrorism advisor denounces Bush-era policies John Brennan accuses the previous administration of promoting...

Original post made by OUCH!! on Aug. 6, 2009
Last comment by Brennan, on Aug 7, 2009 at 8:42 am | 2 comments | 781 Views

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"ScareCrows" Vote for Your Favorites

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. 781 Views

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Regardless of whether you lean left or right, I urge you to listen to this audio...

"If this is done, this will create the greatest Constitutional crisis since the Civil War. It would be 100 times worse than...

Original post made by Bill on Mar. 13, 2010
Last comment by Badinov, on Mar 14, 2010 at 6:32 am | 6 comments | 781 Views

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Awards to be given today at Community of Character luncheon

Pleasanton's Community of Character Collaborative will honor three individuals and a nonprofit organization at a luncheon...

Original post made on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by W Ron Sutton, on May 7, 2010 at 2:10 pm | 6 comments | 781 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Food allergies pose threat for preschoolers and kindergartners

Summer may feel far away, but many parents of young children are already gearing up for fall. At a recent Tri-Valley preschool...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2013
Last comment by Mr. Grumpy, on Mar 2, 2013 at 8:36 pm | 4 comments | 781 Views
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A Norman Rockwell Town
By Roz Rogoff | 7 comments | 1,403 views

David Brooks at his Best and Worst
By Tom Cushing | 11 comments | 941 views

Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
By Tim Hunt | 32 comments | 846 views