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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Vote for Catharine Baker - State Assembly

Another mailer today for Catharine's opponent, Cheryl Cook-Kallio. This one came from the CTA - the California Teachers'...

Original post made by Registered Joe on May. 23, 2016
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COMMENTS ON STORIES

More misinformation from No on Measure K folks--reject NIMBYism and vote YES on Measure K for ALL Pleasantonians

It's unfortunate, but not surprising, that various myths and propaganda keep getting regurgitated and promulgated by No on...

Original post made by Resident of Ventana Hills on May. 6, 2016
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 23, 2016 at 11:12 am | 26 comments | 621 Views

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Sanctuary cities

When voting for the person to represent our state in the U.S. Senate, to replace Barbara Boxer, remember this: Duf Sundheim...

Original post made by helen on May. 20, 2016
Last comment by helen, on May 23, 2016 at 9:34 am | 3 comments | 156 Views

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A 20 year City loan just to get a Costco? No thank you!

I am a Costco member - and proud of it. I went to learn more about if and when Costco might come to Pleasanton last Tuesday...

Original post made by Lee Phan on Apr. 17, 2016
Last comment by Registered Joe, on May 22, 2016 at 4:10 pm | 14 comments | 2028 Views

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2 bond measures face Pleasanton voters June 7

Pleasanton voters will be asked to approve a $950 million bond measure June 7 for improvements to Las Positas and Chabot...

Original post made on May. 19, 2016
Last comment by Adam, on May 22, 2016 at 3:14 pm | 5 comments | 2077 Views

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YES on K => PAID for by Developer Greenbriar Homes (developer)

I want to vote NO. No more houses in ALL of Pleasanton, especially in our hills. This political spin on issues by the...

Original post made by Chris Moore on May. 16, 2016
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 22, 2016 at 11:26 am | 89 comments | 1474 Views

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NO on K => PAID for by Wealthy Residents on Hills

I am voting YES and protecting 174 acres of Pleasanton's Hills and Ridges. Currently this land is private property that can...

Original post made by Voting YES for the Truth on May. 18, 2016
Last comment by Voting YES for the Truth, on May 22, 2016 at 7:54 am | 22 comments | 770 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Vote for Glazer for State Senate, Baker for Assembly

State Senator Steve Glazer, a Democrat, and Assemblywoman Catharine Baker, a Republican, are seeking nomination in the June...

Original post made on May. 13, 2016
Last comment by Pete, on May 21, 2016 at 4:09 pm | 18 comments | 2371 Views

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How does Measure K's housing project affect almost ALL of Pleasanton? It's a bad deal for us.

I read my voters pamphlet, see the ads paid for by developer Greenbrier (YES) and those by Pleasanton residents (NO), I don't...

Original post made by Jackson Poole on May. 21, 2016
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 21, 2016 at 3:56 pm | 7 comments | 158 Views

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School board holding bond measure workshop Saturday

The Pleasanton school board is set to meet Saturday morning to discuss its plan to potentially pursue a bond measure to fund...

Original post made on May. 20, 2016
Last comment by Pete, on May 20, 2016 at 8:10 pm | 2 comments | 814 Views

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Axis opens $12-million health center in Pleasanton Saturday

Axis Community Health will hold a grand opening celebration for its new health center from 1-3:30 p.m. Saturday at 5925 W....

Original post made on May. 18, 2016
Last comment by Kurt Kummer, on May 20, 2016 at 4:38 pm | 3 comments | 2877 Views

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Measure K - The Big Picture

If you are struggling with all the Yes on K campaign propaganda and how to vote on the Lund Ranch II referendum, I would...

Original post made by Matt Sullivan on May. 17, 2016
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 20, 2016 at 12:59 pm | 38 comments | 587 Views

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New Civic Center complex, library proposed for Bernal Community Park

A Pleasanton task force has recommended building a multi-million-dollar Civic Center and public library on a 27-acre site...

Original post made on May. 17, 2016
Last comment by Just wondering, on May 20, 2016 at 12:27 am | 21 comments | 2317 Views

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Director: San Ramon Golf Club in danger of closing

The owners of San Ramon Golf Club are considering closing the 18-hole golf course in the south-central part of the city as...

Original post made on May. 6, 2016
Last comment by San Ramon Citizen, on May 19, 2016 at 4:18 pm | 17 comments | 4799 Views

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Will you vote for Hilary?

I read this article this morning. Interesting. Just another thorn in the side of the Clinton's. Will this influence your...

Original post made by George on May. 13, 2016
Last comment by Pete, on May 19, 2016 at 12:51 pm | 32 comments | 577 Views

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Pleasanton imposing excess water use penalties despite rain

Despite heavy rains and a good winter snowpack in the mountains, Pleasanton plans to continue its drinking water restrictions...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2016
Last comment by BK, on May 19, 2016 at 11:54 am | 22 comments | 3485 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Here we go again - Another Pleasanton Resident Indicted in Visa Fraud-33 counts

Wondering if the Pleasanton Weekly plans to cover the 33 count visa fraud indictment including Conspiracy to Commit Visa...

Original post made by Pleasanton visa fraud crimes on May. 19, 2016
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Man arrested in SF after Pleasanton shooting incident

Police officers are investigating an incident in which a San Francisco man is accused of shooting into his ex-girlfriend's...

Original post made on May. 18, 2016
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on May 19, 2016 at 10:00 am | 4 comments | 2935 Views

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Amador Valley High team takes third in national rocketry competition

An Amador Valley High School team earned third place in a national rocketry competition last weekend. Read the full story...

Original post made on May. 19, 2016
Last comment by Bill, on May 19, 2016 at 9:25 am | 1 comment | 888 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama's Legacy

So in 1961 President Kennedy stated "We will put men on the moon." In 2016 Obama stated "We will put men in women's restrooms."...

Original post made by Ordinary Joe on May. 19, 2016
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 19, 2016 at 9:01 am | 1 comment | 113 Views
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