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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Intercollegiate Athletics subsidy by UC Berkeley

At a time when the University is hurting for money, I find it incredible that they still spend millions of dollars a year...

Original post made by Ptown Resident on Oct. 27, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Oct 30, 2009 at 2:01 am | 21 comments | 1629 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letter: Support McNerney's healthcare reform

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5966 posted Friday, July 31, 2009,...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2009
Last comment by Chuck Swanepoel, on Dec 3, 2009 at 2:02 pm | 21 comments | 1224 Views

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TV camera OKd for Prop. 8 trial that starts next Monday

A federal judge in San Francisco announced Wednesday that he will allow television broadcasting of a trial that begins next...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2010
Last comment by Janna, on Jan 14, 2010 at 8:31 pm | 21 comments | 1499 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton's outdoor ice rink closes today

Pleasanton's outdoor ice skating rink closes tonight after a near-two-month run on a portion of the Civic Center and Library...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2010
Last comment by Lisa, on Jan 17, 2010 at 4:22 pm | 21 comments | 1248 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Male pedestrian fatally struck on I-580's Dublin grade today

A male pedestrian was fatally struck by a big rig on Interstate Highway 580 in Dublin this morning, according to the California...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2010
Last comment by Mar, on Jul 4, 2010 at 4:35 pm | 21 comments | 3242 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Bicyclist injured on Sunol's Kilkare Road

A bicyclist suffered major injuries in a collision with a vehicle yesterday in unincorporated Alameda County near Sunol,...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2010
Last comment by Sunolian, on Feb 12, 2010 at 3:11 pm | 21 comments | 1881 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

FHS teacher Daniel Bradford accuses Pleasanton PTA Council President of teacher bashing

Here's what Daniel Bradford wrote: I've had a belly full of the teacher-bashing that goes on in the Pleasanton Weekly....

Original post made by PTA member on Feb. 9, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 11, 2010 at 3:24 pm | 21 comments | 3399 Views

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Description of McNerney: "Anti-American, Traitor, Spineless, Sell-Out"...

McNerney, Your "yes" vote will destroy America. We cannot afford it. It will make healthcare much worse. It will bankrupt...

Original post made by Bill on Mar. 21, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Mar 21, 2010 at 7:52 pm | 21 comments | 1032 Views

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Don't fix that dishwasher yet...

Our dishes have been coming out with a thick film on them. Before I had it serviced I called the Pleasanton Water District....

Original post made by Mumbo on Mar. 22, 2010
Last comment by Lee, on Mar 30, 2010 at 8:34 am | 21 comments | 1990 Views

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Stop the Madness - HCR Backlash

As an American, I'm outraged at these tactics. Let's see some real leadership from the Republicans - a public statement...

Original post made by Pleasanton Mom for Truth on Mar. 24, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Mar 29, 2010 at 12:36 pm | 21 comments | 996 Views

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America is Not a Democracy

Very good video explaning why America is not a Democracy. Our Founding Fathers knew better, they set up the only form of...

Original post made by Pleasanton Mom on Apr. 1, 2010
Last comment by Jason, on Apr 3, 2010 at 1:38 pm | 21 comments | 1364 Views

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Schwarzenegger's budget proposal freezes school funding; cuts health, welfare programs

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger proposed an $83.4-billion budget for the 2010-11 fiscal year that would freeze funding for Pleasanton...

Original post made on May. 15, 2010
Last comment by Janna, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:34 pm | 21 comments | 1612 Views

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New Info: Obama Refuses Help by Dutch to Clean Up Oil Spill 3 Days After Accident...

This is further evidence that Obama is not interested in protecting America's interests. He is bent on its destruction...and...

Original post made by Amy on Jun. 10, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 11, 2010 at 5:14 pm | 21 comments | 1212 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

S.F. wants PG&E to halt 'SmartMeter' installations until accuracy can be checked

San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera asked a state commission Thursday to halt PG&E's SmartMeter program until an investigation...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2010
Last comment by Adam Croes, on Jul 17, 2010 at 8:39 am | 21 comments | 1407 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Documentary about the Zero tolerance policy in schools

Go to the books and movies section of the forum for a complete description on a wonderful documentary called "The War on...

Original post made by Paulette on Aug. 6, 2010
Last comment by jjose, on Aug 23, 2010 at 9:36 am | 21 comments | 1865 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools, students get set for classes next week

School doesn't start until Wednesday, but campuses across Pleasanton were humming this week with students and their parents,...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by Patriot, on Aug 24, 2010 at 7:42 am | 21 comments | 1351 Views

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Cook-Kallio launches re-election bid at downtown park rally

Pleasanton City Councilwoman Cheryl Cook-Kallio combined her birthday celebration with a campaign for re-election Sunday...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2010
Last comment by hmmm, on Sep 4, 2010 at 4:40 pm | 21 comments | 1546 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board candidates agree on key issues, differ in solutions

If the answers to questions posed to them at last night's school board candidates' forum are any indication, voters will...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2010
Last comment by Me Too, on Sep 28, 2010 at 2:54 pm | 21 comments | 2024 Views

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HARMERS Trail Of DESTRUCTION

Yes, this came in my mail box and yes this has all been verified! To those who have mentioned they would vote for this guy,...

Original post made by Very Concerned on Sep. 25, 2010
Last comment by jacob and Alma, on Sep 27, 2010 at 9:10 pm | 21 comments | 1182 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

AVHS kids ran half mile this afternoon

Wasn't it a 100* today? Doesn't seem healthy to have them run in this heat....

Original post made by Paul on Sep. 29, 2010
Last comment by Lisa, on Oct 1, 2010 at 10:37 am | 21 comments | 1798 Views
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Election Day
By Roz Rogoff | 1 comment | 347 views

Election day is here, at last
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