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From mortgages to martial arts

When Anthony Morales was 6 years old and growing up in Union City, he often accompanied his father to the racetrack. He would...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2011
Last comment by Jon, on Feb 4, 2011 at 9:18 am | 1 comment | 1019 Views

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Expect Long Lines at Incoming Walmart in Nob Hill Location

Ah, Nob Hill, get ready for that beeootiful Walmart grocery store you've been so eager to have. Walmart worker activists...

Original post made by Giddy with Excitement on Mar. 27, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 30, 2013 at 10:10 am | 6 comments | 1019 Views

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Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger offered a $50,000 reward today for tips leading to the conviction of the assailants in the shooting death of a man in unincorporated Hayward

Would that be in the form of an IOU?? We aren't able to pay state employees the money owed them, but the governor is handing...

Original post made by J on Jul. 2, 2009
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Who'd have ever guessed the first American wounded was a gay Marine

"Alva told Congress, "I'm an American who fought for his country. Who'd have ever guessed the first American wounded was...

Original post made by Guy on Jul. 28, 2009
Last comment by LawStudent, on Jul 29, 2009 at 3:27 pm | 11 comments | 1018 Views

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Group's demonstration riles downtown diners

Downtown restaurant diners and those sipping lattes outside Tully's Plaza during the Labor Day weekend were met with chants...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 14, 2009 at 11:52 am | 16 comments | 1018 Views

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What's With More Free Advertising for Claudette McDermott?

Hey Gina, come on. The forum is for ideas and debate not endless free advertising for some of your merchants. There are...

Original post made by Be Fair PW on Jan. 29, 2010
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Jan 30, 2010 at 3:16 pm | 1 comment | 1018 Views

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Social Security points to ponder

I bet that quite a few folks do not know the specifics about Social Security. Your Social Security   Just in case...

Original post made by Rat Turd on Feb. 11, 2010
Last comment by frank, on Feb 15, 2010 at 7:02 pm | 20 comments | 1018 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 | 1018 Views

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Wounded Warriors Project plans fundraiser next Sunday

"Road Warriors 2010," a fundraiser for wounded military heroes, will hold its kick off event next Sunday, May 23, at the...

Original post made on May. 16, 2010
Last comment by Patti Cowger, on May 16, 2010 at 2:40 pm | 1 comment | 1018 Views

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Boy, we sure need a Chris Christie in Calif fighting Teachers Unions...

Very impressive youtube video on NJ Gov. Chris Christie taking a stand against Teachers Unions... "It's Not About Teachers"...

Original post made by Amy on Jun. 5, 2010
Last comment by Benito Juarez, on Jun 11, 2010 at 1:21 pm | 4 comments | 1018 Views

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Oak Grove developers sue Pleasanton to force housing project OK

In a move that could impact voter turnout and preferences in the Nov. 2 mayoral and City Council election in Pleasanton,...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Aug 9, 2010 at 8:27 am | 2 comments | 1018 Views

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Send us your Santa photos

Have your kiddies visited Santa yet? If you took a photo you'd like to share, send it to us at dciardelli@pleasantonweekly.com....

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2011
Last comment by santa Claus, on Dec 6, 2011 at 2:42 pm | 4 comments | 1018 Views

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$2,000,000,000,000: Thanks Harry Reid

Thanks to Harry Reid for confirming on the Senate floor what most of us have believed all along. The currently proposed health...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Oct. 15, 2009
Last comment by Joseph, on Oct 16, 2009 at 12:44 pm | 15 comments | 1017 Views

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Fair and Balanced Use of Waterboarding

Fair and Balanced - Bill O'Reilly of Fox News jokes about having the CIA kidnap Reid and Pelosi and then waterboard Pelosi....

Original post made by No Spin Zone on Jan. 28, 2010
Last comment by sickened and angry, on Feb 3, 2010 at 10:25 am | 19 comments | 1017 Views

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BART's plans for coliseum connector dashed as minority coalition forces $70-million to go elsewhere

The Federal Transit Administration Friday denied BART $70 million in federal stimulus money to fund its proposed elevated...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2010
Last comment by Puzzled, on Feb 15, 2010 at 9:26 am | 1 comment | 1017 Views

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How Does Health Care Reform Affect Me?

Tired of getting sound bytes on the subject? ProPublica, a non-profit investigative journalism organization, has a nice...

Original post made by Stacey on Mar. 19, 2010
Last comment by Keeps getting worse, on Mar 20, 2010 at 2:59 pm | 4 comments | 1017 Views

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Thursday morning drunken driver wreaks havoc

There is no mention in today's Pleasanton Weekly Online (nor in the Valley Times) regarding the DUI driver who was involved...

Original post made by Virginia on Apr. 23, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 23, 2010 at 9:20 am | 2 comments | 1017 Views

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Letter: Disagree about sewer and water rates

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6982 posted Friday, May 7, 2010,...

Original post made on May. 11, 2010
Last comment by Dave Ferguson, on May 12, 2010 at 3:59 pm | 6 comments | 1017 Views

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Hispanic robs Pleasanton business

This guy should be pretty hard to find. Chrome bike and green shoes. I wonder if he will ever do any time or if we will...

Original post made by Barrett on May. 19, 2010
Last comment by Becky, on May 20, 2010 at 5:03 pm | 3 comments | 1017 Views

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Main Street vs First Street

I took my "Family" to Livermore the other day and went to a movie, we had a slice of pizza and played in the new fountains,...

Original post made by Tom on Jun. 25, 2010
Last comment by Arroyo, on Jun 27, 2010 at 10:17 am | 6 comments | 1017 Views
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