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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Prop 8 sponsors tell U.S. Supreme Court that defining marriage is a state right

Supporters of California's ban on same-sex marriage told the U.S. Supreme Court Tuesday that defining marriage is a states'...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 23, 2013 at 1:14 pm | 11 comments | 2550 Views

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$3-million in repairs now under way on Bay Bridge base struck by oil tanker

Caltrans has started making repairs to damaged Bay Bridge fenders after an incident in which an oil tanker struck a bridge...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2013
Last comment by New Buyer, on Jan 22, 2013 at 5:37 pm | 8 comments | 1398 Views

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Tri-Valley Community Foundation in deep debt, looking to close

The Tri-Valley Community Foundation is more than $3 million in debt, and is looking to close and file liquidation bankruptcy...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2012
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Jan 22, 2013 at 2:22 pm | 41 comments | 4063 Views

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State university system starts online class programs

California State University officials have approved the launch of the system's first online program and that applications...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2013
Last comment by Mike, on Jan 22, 2013 at 2:11 pm | 1 comment | 1029 Views

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Does anyone know if she's okay?

It's been over 24 hours since Staceleen last posted here; does anyone know if something happened? I know illness wouldn't...

Original post made by Nurse Shark on Jan. 20, 2013
Last comment by Nancy S., on Jan 22, 2013 at 10:24 am | 7 comments | 1450 Views

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UOP honors Bob Moorefield

Bob Moorefield, who founded the Foothill High School band then marched it to prominence, was presented with the Distinguished...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2013
Last comment by DENNIS JOHANSEN, on Jan 22, 2013 at 10:15 am | 1 comment | 1398 Views

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Galt Police Officer laid to rest today

As we enjoy our day off, please take a moment and reflect on the slain Officer who was killed in the line of duty in Galt....

Original post made by Truth on Jan. 21, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 21, 2013 at 4:19 pm | 1 comment | 1352 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

U.S. District Court judge to rule on S.F.'s nudity ban in two weeks

Nudists in San Francisco have only two weeks left to cover up or face consequences unless a federal judge, who heard arguments...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2013
Last comment by lucy, on Jan 21, 2013 at 9:04 am | 4 comments | 1734 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

AIG Intimidated by government?

Was AIG railroaded by the federal government into not suing the US over harsh bailout terms? http://money.cnn.com/2013/01/09/news/companies/aig-lawsuit/index.html On...

Original post made by Patriot on Jan. 20, 2013
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Man robbed at Shell Service Station on Santa Rita Road at Pimlico

An unidentified man robbed another man last night who was filling his tires with air at the Shell service station at 6750...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2013
Last comment by 188IQ, on Jan 20, 2013 at 12:24 pm | 18 comments | 1225 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New budget offers good news and questions for PUSD

Gov. Jerry Brown's proposed budget contains some positive news for the district, along with a number of questions that will...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2013
Last comment by Nomad, on Jan 20, 2013 at 7:13 am | 1 comment | 1591 Views

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Afghan author to talk about his new book on the country tonight at Pleasanton's Library

Atta Arghandiwal, who immigrated to the Bay Area in the early 1980s, will talk about his recently published memoir at 7 p.m....

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2013
Last comment by Lucy, on Jan 19, 2013 at 7:14 pm | 12 comments | 2141 Views

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Daytime break-in at Pleasanton home nets more than $70,000 in jewelry

Jewelry worth $72,000 was stolen in a Jan. 11 daytime burglary at a home in the 3400 block of Arbor Drive, according to police...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 19, 2013 at 6:54 pm | 12 comments | 1655 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Missing 17-year-old Foothill student found at friend's residence

Morgan Stanton, a Pleasanton 17-year-old who was reported missing, has been found at a friend's residence, Pleasanton police...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2013
Last comment by intheknow, on Jan 18, 2013 at 7:33 pm | 9 comments | 11093 Views

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Pleasanton Council OKs new street lights, telephone system costing $3.5 million

The Pleasanton City Council authorized the city staff Tuesday to seek low-interest loans that will finance the installation...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2013
Last comment by artlover, on Jan 18, 2013 at 1:20 pm | 18 comments | 11057 Views

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Narum names her campaign staff in bid to win City Council seat in special election May 7

Pleasanton City Council candidate and city Planning Commissioner Kathy Narum has named two colleagues and a community activist...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2013
Last comment by Nancy Allen, on Jan 18, 2013 at 10:30 am | 18 comments | 2101 Views

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Aggressive Door-to-Door Solicitors?

Anyone noticed an increase in aggressive door-to-door solicitors recently? It seems that in our Oak Hill neighborhood there...

Original post made by Sam on Jan. 15, 2013
Last comment by Sam, on Jan 18, 2013 at 10:09 am | 27 comments | 15551 Views

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ACE Train riders-have respect for neighbors of the station

Just a shout out for all you ACE train people that haul (Word removed by Pleasanton Weekly Online staff) down W. Angela...

Original post made by Stacee on Jan. 16, 2013
Last comment by Ben Johansen, on Jan 18, 2013 at 9:54 am | 2 comments | 1804 Views

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RV, boat show open today at Alameda County Fairgrounds

The 25th annual Manufacturers RV Show is open today at the Alameda County Fairgrounds as its 11-day run continues through...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2013
Last comment by Beth, on Jan 18, 2013 at 9:12 am | 2 comments | 1675 Views

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Wood burning banned again today by Bay Area air quality agency

Air quality in the Bay Area is forecast to be unhealthy this weekend, prompting the fourth consecutive Winter Spare the Air...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2013
Last comment by Smog head, on Jan 17, 2013 at 8:34 pm | 3 comments | 1145 Views
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