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State parks officials: budget cuts could mean park closures

California could be forced to close up to 100 state parks after last-minute line-item vetoes and other cuts in the state...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 31, 2009 at 4:32 pm | 3 comments | 1394 Views

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Art walk with the Harrington's

On Feb. 18 and also on the third Saturdays of March and April, Nancy and Gary Harrington will lead tours of public art in...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2012
Last comment by W Ron Sutton, on Feb 15, 2012 at 9:40 am | 1 comment | 1394 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Supporters jam Pentin's home to sign his Council re-election papers

Supporters of Pleasanton Councilman Jerry Pentin's bid for re-election on Nov. 8 filled his Lone Oak Court home Monday to...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2016
Last comment by Bill, on Jul 28, 2016 at 1:20 pm | 1 comment | 1394 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

S.F.'s Sanctuary City policy questioned in wake of Pleasanton woman's death

San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi is urging San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and the Board of Supervisors to hold a hearing...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2015
Last comment by A Neighbor, on Jul 17, 2015 at 3:36 pm | 2 comments | 1394 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Letter: Senior citizens support Measure G

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5678 posted Friday, May 29, 2009,...

Original post made on May. 30, 2009
Last comment by resident, on May 30, 2009 at 8:14 pm | 4 comments | 1393 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill, Amador Valley in "We the People" state finals today

Foothill and Amador Valley high schools were among five that advanced to the championship round of the "We the People" state...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2011
Last comment by Austin, on Feb 4, 2011 at 4:43 pm | 2 comments | 1393 Views

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Onstage fun with 'Scoundrels'

Two con men vie for the "rights" to clean out the tourists on the French Riviera in the hilarious, fast-moving musical "Dirty...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2011
Last comment by David Cannon, on Jan 26, 2011 at 9:15 pm | 1 comment | 1393 Views

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Spiller sworn in as new Pleasanton police chief

An overflow crowd gathered at Pleasanton's City Council chamber Monday to welcome the city's new chief of police, Dave Spiller. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2011
Last comment by once more, on Jun 29, 2011 at 10:00 pm | 3 comments | 1393 Views

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Teacher's Retirement Fund Wants You - The Taxpayers!

““…the state will have to increase CalSTRS funding by $3.8 billion a year for 30 years for a total of more than $114...

Original post made by Arnold on Dec. 30, 2011
Last comment by to: stacey, on Jan 2, 2012 at 11:10 am | 2 comments | 1393 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letter: Strange how luxury car blinkers don't work

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5940 posted Friday, July 24, 2009,...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2009
Last comment by No, on Jul 28, 2009 at 10:15 am | 5 comments | 1393 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Yellow jackets sting more than 70 during Alameda County Fair's fireworks show

More than 70 people were stung by yellow jackets at the Alameda County Fair last night after a ground nest was apparently...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2010
Last comment by Another Gatetree Resident, on Jul 7, 2010 at 10:43 am | 6 comments | 1393 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

McNerney, other Bay Area representatives, react to Arizona shooting that injured congresswoman, killed federal judge plus five others

Bay Area politicians and religious leaders continue to express heartfelt words over Saturday's shooting rampage that left...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2011
Last comment by Me Too, on Jan 10, 2011 at 10:47 pm | 7 comments | 1393 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

New faces, politics in redistricting move

The California Citizen's Redistricting Commission is poised to issue its final maps Aug. 15 of congressional, Board of Equalization,...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2011
Last comment by Informed, on Aug 8, 2011 at 11:25 am | 1 comment | 1393 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Jackson Funeral Tickets $25.00

Yep, Jackson Family still making money off their son Michael. Although his mother only is named in the only will found to...

Original post made by Rod on Jul. 2, 2009
Last comment by Poor MJ, on Jul 2, 2009 at 4:48 pm | 3 comments | 1392 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

SkyWest flight from SFO to Canada's Ontario makes emergency landing

Any Tri-Valley passengers who were aboard Skywest Flight No. 6467 to Ontario, Canada are safe after the plane made an emergency...

Original post made on May. 23, 2010
Last comment by Downtowner, on May 25, 2010 at 3:53 pm | 4 comments | 1392 Views

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putting down people because of their political affiliation or any belief system is FUTILE!

Some of the post I read on this forum really make me embarrassed! We moved here from Palo Alto a few years ago and the...

Original post made by Lynn on Jul. 28, 2009
Last comment by m, on Jul 28, 2009 at 5:58 pm | 17 comments | 1392 Views

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driving on the 5 - a mild rant

I drove down and back to/from LA over the weekend and came to the realization that on interstate 5 I was passing more people...

Original post made by poster boy on Sep. 21, 2009
Last comment by M., on Sep 23, 2009 at 4:34 am | 14 comments | 1392 Views

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Local Republican leaders endorse McNerney

Dublin, CA – Local Republican leaders Mayor Mike Doyle of Danville, Councilmember Steve Abercrombie of Tracy and former...

Original post made by Chet on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by Chet, on Jul 12, 2010 at 5:23 pm | 11 comments | 1392 Views

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Bronze-plated Stoneridge Drive extension

Tim Hunt's restricted article prompted me to a rest-of-the-story inquiry. If so many groups are willing to fund a Livermore...

Original post made by Rest of the Story on Apr. 24, 2012
Last comment by Casanova_Frankenstein, on Apr 24, 2012 at 4:34 pm | 3 comments | 1392 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Downtown restaurant petitions for outdoor music and entertainment

In lock step with the Pleasanton Downtown Association's goal to create a dynamic flavor downtown, Barone's Restaurant is...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Dean, on Aug 12, 2009 at 6:23 pm | 18 comments | 1392 Views
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