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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

This is how people in other communities communicate sensitive topics

This is in regard to the Gates arrest and the race card issues. Take note that with over 113 replies to the post, there is...

Original post made by Amy on Jul. 28, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Jul 28, 2009 at 2:16 pm | 5 comments | 1407 Views

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Newsom orders layoffs for 15,000 S.F. workers but plans to hire back most on part-time basis

San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom cut the workweek for 15,000 full-time city employees to 37.5 hours Friday as a cost-cutting...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 8, 2010 at 2:58 pm | 3 comments | 1407 Views

AROUND TOWN

What happened to the CCOP blog?

I'm curious about what happened to the discussion regarding CCOP and the latest member of the community to exit. I'm concerned...

Original post made by Curious on Sep. 1, 2010
Last comment by CallyGirl, on Sep 2, 2010 at 11:34 am | 4 comments | 1407 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Livermore Airport face-off

An ambitious plan to rezone and modernize the Livermore Municipal Airport (LVK) will go before city planners and eventually...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by a local, on Nov 17, 2009 at 8:02 am | 17 comments | 1407 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama's Short Coat Tails

With the election of Republican Senator Scott Brown to the formerly held & much coveted senate seat of the late Ted Kennedy,...

Original post made by Nosy Neighbors on Jan. 19, 2010
Last comment by Nosy Neighbors, on Jan 26, 2010 at 11:35 am | 23 comments | 1406 Views

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Whitman continues her double faced lies.

California's Republican gubernatorial candidate, Meg Whitman, is getting hit from all sides today on immigration-- not just...

Original post made by Chet on Sep. 30, 2010
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:02 pm | 15 comments | 1406 Views

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Big Shot Obama Wants to Play Golf with Other Big Shots

Prepare to see yet more footage of Barack Hussein Obama on the golf course -- with Our Dear Leader soon to be photographed...

Original post made by Libertus on Jul. 29, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Jul 31, 2013 at 6:21 pm | 2 comments | 1406 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Weekly--The Change is for the Worse

The Pleasanton Weekly was much better before this odd change in format. Look at page 22 of the recent issue. You barely...

Original post made by Karen on May. 15, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1406 Views

AROUND TOWN

Summer of fun heading to Pleasanton

With graduation exercises at both Foothill and Amador Valley high schools tonight and a summer crowd of more than 2,000 expected...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2011
Last comment by John Murphy, on Jun 16, 2011 at 5:42 pm | 1 comment | 1406 Views

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'Walk to School' days start tomorrow at selected Pleasanton elementary schools

Pleasanton elementary schools will be joining hundreds of schools throughout the country by participating in the International...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by William Turner, on Oct 7, 2010 at 10:17 am | 9 comments | 1406 Views

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Musical hit "Chicago" now at Firehouse Art Center

The Firehouse Arts Center is hosting the Pacific Coast Repertory Theatre musical production of "Chicago" on weekends through...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 27, 2011 at 4:38 pm | 3 comments | 1406 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Rules on Using Stimulus Funds Not Clear

Here's an exerpt from an article in today's San Jose Mercury News: "the $8 billion in federal stimulus funds for California...

Original post made by Sandy on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by Ptown resident, on May 15, 2009 at 12:53 pm | 4 comments | 1405 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Births

Ryan Pierce and Katherine Grace Schmalz Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5697...

Original post made on May. 29, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on May 30, 2009 at 2:04 pm | 2 comments | 1405 Views

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Call for legalizing 'recreational use' of marijuana

Four Bay Area legislators provided the votes Tuesday as the state Assembly Public Safety Committee approved by a 4-3 margin...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2010
Last comment by Nora, on Jan 20, 2010 at 7:15 pm | 7 comments | 1405 Views

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S.F. Mayor Newsom files paperwork to run for lieutenant governor post

San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom filed paperwork with the secretary of state's office Wednesday for a possible run for lieutenant...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2010
Last comment by concerned, on Feb 23, 2010 at 7:43 am | 4 comments | 1405 Views

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Ghostly encounter

Shirley Ann Garcia has always known she had a psychic ability. Possibly passed down from her mother, she claims to have the...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2009
Last comment by Stephanie, on Oct 31, 2009 at 2:00 pm | 3 comments | 1405 Views

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Long-time politician Jean Quan takes office as mayor of Oakland

Newly confirmed Mayor Jean Quan said this week that her highest priority is to "put children at the heart of the politics...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 7, 2011 at 6:54 pm | 5 comments | 1405 Views

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UNDERGROUND Railroad in Pleasanton

Did you know that there is an underground railroad that goes from Livermore Lab through Pleasanton to San Jose? I heard...

Original post made by Karen C on Feb. 5, 2011
Last comment by Michelle, on Feb 7, 2011 at 8:09 pm | 9 comments | 1405 Views

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At last, Pleasanton to complete Iron Horse Trail

Back in 1986 when the East Bay Regional Park District was dreaming big, it envisioned an Iron Horse Trail that reached from...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2011
Last comment by Kurt Kummer, on Feb 27, 2011 at 9:38 am | 2 comments | 1405 Views

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BART to delay scheduled fare increase in 2012

BART directors voted Thursday to delay the agency's next regularly scheduled fare increase in 2012 after receiving unexpected...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Aug 27, 2010 at 11:49 am | 1 comment | 1405 Views
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A Costco tempest in a tea pot
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