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The Right choice for city council

Ballots are starting to arrive for Pleasantonís special City Council election. Iíve read each candidateís statements in the...

Original post made by Kevin on Apr. 9, 2013
Last comment by Arnold, on Apr 15, 2013 at 5:40 pm | 36 comments | 1483 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Lavish Lifestyle in the White House: Another Round of Golf Anyone?

What seems stuck in the craw of millions of patriotic Americans is Obamasí 1 percent lifestyle ó the endless ski and...

Original post made by Jeff Davis on Apr. 8, 2013
Last comment by Roslin2016, on Apr 15, 2013 at 3:34 pm | 8 comments | 2827 Views

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Pleasanton school district begins move toward teacher coaching

The idea of switching from specialists who have direct contact with students to instructional coaches for teachers may be...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2013
Last comment by Karen, on Apr 15, 2013 at 2:47 pm | 9 comments | 1418 Views

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Letters

<B>Roads equal structures Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=10406 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2013
Last comment by No Grading on ridges, on Apr 13, 2013 at 10:38 pm | 5 comments | 2075 Views

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Escape!

That's not sweat on those exercisers' faces as they pump the pedals of the stationary bicycles -- that's a "sexy glow." Read...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2013
Last comment by Sally R, on Apr 13, 2013 at 11:36 am | 1 comment | 1100 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Owing millions, bankruptcy denied, criminal case.....apparently Wm Hogarty is not concerned....

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Original post made by Anonymous on Apr. 12, 2013
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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

MSNBC Anchor: "Children do not belong to their parents."

Thank you MSNBC anchor Melissa Harris-Perry for finally revealing to America more about what the Democrat party stands for....

Original post made by !!! on Apr. 8, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Apr 12, 2013 at 8:53 pm | 14 comments | 1017 Views

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Kathy Narum for City Council

In endorsing candidates for the Pleasanton City Council, we have most often supported those with a strong record of commitment...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2013
Last comment by Bob, on Apr 12, 2013 at 7:38 pm | 5 comments | 1039 Views

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Have Dog (Pack), Will Travel

When a person takes a dog for a walk, the beings at both ends of the leash benefit. Fresh air, exercise, exciting new sights...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2013
Last comment by Carrie, on Apr 12, 2013 at 3:12 pm | 1 comment | 2274 Views

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Downtown Pleasanton to have a hardware store again

Fred Nichandros, who owns Workbench Hardware in Valley Plaza at Santa Rita Road and Valley Avenue, has signed a long-term...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2013
Last comment by Anthony R.H., on Apr 12, 2013 at 2:22 pm | 39 comments | 2520 Views

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Thief gets away with jewelry in overnight burglary at JC Penny store in Pleasanton

A JC Penney store at Pleasanton's Stoneridge Mall was burglarized early Thursday morning. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=11132...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 12, 2013 at 9:56 am | 2 comments | 846 Views

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Candidates present themselves and their opinions at forum

The Pleasanton Council Chamber was packed last Tuesday with residents and supporters who came to the Pleasanton Weekly's...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2013
Last comment by ???, on Apr 11, 2013 at 9:45 pm | 21 comments | 2111 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board to learn more about teaching teachers at meeting today

The Pleasanton School Board will learn more about instructional coaching at a study session set for later today. Read the...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2013
Last comment by Vernon Parker, on Apr 11, 2013 at 9:25 pm | 28 comments | 1759 Views

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Palo Alto moves to protect its retail businesses in its downtown block

Palo Alto officials turned back the zoning clock on an eclectic downtown block Monday night when they passed a law requiring...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2013
Last comment by onion story?, on Apr 11, 2013 at 4:16 pm | 4 comments | 1161 Views

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The Mike Bloomberg syndrome

Developers of a large apartment complex to be built on part of the California Center office land won the Pleasanton Planning...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2013
Last comment by Fred M, on Apr 10, 2013 at 10:53 pm | 3 comments | 967 Views

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Why is Miller getting so much money from out of town Tea Party folks?

I worry about a candidate who has more than half their endorsements from out of towners - mostly of one political segment)...

Original post made by Stan on Apr. 9, 2013
Last comment by Stop the fighting, on Apr 10, 2013 at 10:49 pm | 14 comments | 1102 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

No Blue Angels at Fleet Week this year

San Francisco's Fleet Week will be without the U.S. Navy's Blue Angels this year. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=11117...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2013
Last comment by john, on Apr 10, 2013 at 10:21 pm | 12 comments | 1040 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents Sue Centerpointe Preschool for Hogtying Child

According to Courthouse News, Centerpointe Preschool and the teacher was sued sometimes last week in Contra Costa County...

Original post made by Lawsuit on Apr. 4, 2013
Last comment by Lawsuit, on Apr 10, 2013 at 9:11 pm | 14 comments | 3150 Views

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Sales at a glance

Home sales in Pleasanton, Dublin, Livermore and Sunol for Feb. 22-March 1 and in San Ramon for Mar. 12-19. Read the full...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2013
Last comment by owner, on Apr 10, 2013 at 8:39 pm | 6 comments | 934 Views

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Foreclosure Defense Tips!!

Accepting a forecloser notice is not easy. Some homeowners come to the conclusion that they would be bankrupt or ruined financially...

Original post made by jonesjohnson on Apr. 9, 2013
Last comment by taxpayer, on Apr 10, 2013 at 4:05 pm | 6 comments | 730 Views
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Bandwidth and the spinning wheel: Net neutrality
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A fitting tribute to Ken Mercer
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Lulu is back home!!!!
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