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Park District accepting bids on waterslides at Shadow Cliffs regional park

Wanted: Experienced concessionaire to develop, maintain and operate the waterslides at Shadow Cliffs Regional Recreation...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2012
Last comment by oldtimer, on Oct 19, 2012 at 3:30 pm | 1 comment | 1040 Views

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Kennedy, Obama and Wilson

As we express our gratitude we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words but to live by them. --...

Original post made by Uncle Willie on Nov. 26, 2013
Last comment by kicksy, on Nov 27, 2013 at 5:23 pm | 7 comments | 1040 Views

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Artful Fundraiser at the Museum "Paint Your Town"

As one of the Artists that participated in the recent Fundraiser "Paint Your Town" I have to say I really enjoyed it. This...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Jun. 10, 2009
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Here's how socialism is destroying America

"The return of the $773,000 paycheck -- Goldman Sachs, Wall Street's biggest name, is socking away a record bonus pool even...

Original post made by Love Palin on Jul. 16, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 16, 2009 at 7:25 pm | 2 comments | 1039 Views

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Swimming, ice skating, shopping, parade--all happening today in Pleasanton

If you like parades, holiday shopping bargains, outdoor ice skating and a major swim meet all at the same time, you'll surely...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2009
Last comment by friend, on Dec 22, 2009 at 10:29 pm | 1 comment | 1039 Views

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Poison Pill for Oak Grove

I read in the January 21, 2010 issue of the Independent paper (no coverage by the Weekly- not sure why), that there is a...

Original post made by Jack on Jan. 25, 2010
Last comment by frank, on Jan 30, 2010 at 7:56 pm | 18 comments | 1039 Views

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Neighbors protest proposed cell phone tower

Searching for better reception for its clients, Verizon Wireless hopes to install a 65-foot tower disguised as a pine tree...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by Me Too, on Oct 6, 2010 at 4:08 pm | 2 comments | 1039 Views

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Oakland raises parking meter fines to $58

Heading to Oakland after New Year's Day? Better take along extra cash to make sure you feed the parking meters. Read the...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Dec 25, 2010 at 12:34 pm | 3 comments | 1039 Views

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Pleasanton to hold Memorial Day ceremony at 10:30 a.m. today

Pleasanton's annual Memorial Day observance will be held starting at 10:30 a.m. today in the garden area just south of the...

Original post made on May. 26, 2014
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on May 26, 2014 at 10:29 pm | 1 comment | 1039 Views

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Unintended Consequences and Rush to Health Care Reform

How many times in the last year have you read reports about the "unintended consequences" of poorly thought out legislation,...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Jul. 16, 2009
Last comment by Jon, on Jul 17, 2009 at 12:57 am | 2 comments | 1038 Views

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Health care status quo would be disaster for middle class

By House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) Washington, DC — How’s this for a health care plan? It will make your premiums...

Original post made by Sal on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by P-Towner, on Jul 27, 2009 at 1:47 pm | 1 comment | 1038 Views

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Downtown parking limit extends to three hours beginning Monday

In a move to encourage shoppers to stay downtown longer, the city will extend the parking limit from two to three hours beginning...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Aug 1, 2009 at 7:19 pm | 2 comments | 1038 Views

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Controversy stems over President Obama's speech to students

Many students were greeted by President Barack Obama Tuesday morning as they were back in the classrooms from the Labor Day...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by falcon mom, on Sep 14, 2009 at 4:01 pm | 10 comments | 1038 Views

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Powerhouse Amador Valley defeats Livermore 34-7

Amador Valley High held Livermore High scoreless until the waning minutes of Friday night's varsity football game, with Livermore...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by T.H., on Nov 12, 2009 at 4:43 pm | 5 comments | 1038 Views

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Oakland Airport shooting birds to ensure passenger safety

Gulls, cormorants and pelicans have been flocking to a spot near the end of Oakland International Airport's runway recently,...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2010
Last comment by CA Strikes 2009, on Jan 20, 2010 at 2:52 pm | 6 comments | 1038 Views

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14 Weeks

With the court decision today that Arizona is not allowed to protect itself and its citizens from illegals, it is now very...

Original post made by Tom on Jul. 28, 2010
Last comment by mark, on Aug 5, 2010 at 8:37 pm | 8 comments | 1038 Views

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Complaints continue about parking at health club

Parking has gotten better at 24 Hour Fitness's new facility on Willow Road, but there are still problems during peak hours,...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2011
Last comment by Unhappy member, on Jul 11, 2011 at 2:10 pm | 1 comment | 1038 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 | 1038 Views

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Letter: We need other solutions than war

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6188 posted Friday, September 25,...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Sep 28, 2009 at 1:25 am | 5 comments | 1037 Views

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Movie Review

Christopher Guest knows a good spoof when he sees one. Unfortunately he's seeing them in every conceivable nook and cranny,...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2009
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