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VFW Crab Feed and Blackjack Games

Pleasanton's Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6298 will host its annual crab feed and blackjack games Oct. 10 at the Veterans...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by Sherry, on Oct 9, 2009 at 10:35 am | 1 comment | 916 Views

RESTAURANTS

New farmers' market begins operating at Stoneridge mall this afternoon

Starting this weekend, a trip to Stoneridge Shopping Center could have patrons picking up fruits and vegetables in addition...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 8, 2009 at 9:05 am | 5 comments | 1794 Views

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Pleasanton, Livermore to launch search for new fire chief

Firms that specialize in hiring top fire department managers, including fire chiefs, are being considered for a national...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by Chapped, on Nov 16, 2009 at 1:33 pm | 8 comments | 1014 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letter: Rising water rates baffling

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6249 posted Friday, October 9,...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by Tango, on Oct 13, 2009 at 12:55 am | 7 comments | 1239 Views

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Another workshop planned on curbside recycling program

In a follow-up to a standing-room only event held in August, the city of Pleasanton and Pleasanton Garbage Service (PGS)...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by Country Fair resident, on Oct 28, 2009 at 2:45 pm | 18 comments | 1042 Views

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Govenor signs 226 bills despite massive veto threats

Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has signed 226 bills and vetoed eight, despite threats he would veto hundreds of outstanding...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by local resident, on Oct 12, 2009 at 8:52 am | 1 comment | 820 Views

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Healing Therapies Foundation provides financial aid to cancer patients

Sandra Wing knows firsthand the benefits healing therapies have on cancer patients. In just a few short weeks, she'll be...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by Ricko, on Oct 14, 2009 at 10:26 am | 5 comments | 964 Views

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Plans for new Safeway store return to Planning Commission

Nearly a year and a half after South Bay Development Company introduced its plans for a new Safeway supermarket at Valley...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by Where is Safeway?, on Jul 5, 2010 at 9:43 am | 24 comments | 5352 Views

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Severe storm warnings for parts of Bay Area, but with less local impact

Although rain showers are expected to remain steady but light in Pleasanton and the Tri-Valley, other parts of the Bay Area...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 13, 2009 at 4:07 pm | 4 comments | 852 Views

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Police Bulletin

Police seize 2 in stolen car near Amador Valley High Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5416...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by Opaque, on Oct 15, 2009 at 7:38 am | 3 comments | 922 Views

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John Madden retires, coming home to Pleasanton

Famed sportscaster and football coach John Madden will soon be coming home to Pleasanton to stay after his announcement Thursday...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by PaintCan, on Oct 14, 2009 at 12:04 pm | 6 comments | 1170 Views

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Quake reported just south of Pleasanton

A 3.7-magnitude earthquake struck just south of Pleasanton Tuesday night, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by mary, on Oct 15, 2009 at 9:32 am | 8 comments | 1394 Views

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Another Marine comes home from Iraq

When it comes to Pleasanton military families, probably none is more committed in terms of numbers than Jenetha and Don Partridge,...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2009
Last comment by Katie, on Oct 17, 2009 at 6:26 pm | 12 comments | 1030 Views

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Storm Tuesday ends with a bang--or a big shake as earthquake strikes near Tri-Valley

What a day! With the season's first rainfall causing some street flooding, a 3.7-magnitude erthquake near Sunol and a roof...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2009
Last comment by Tina, on Oct 16, 2009 at 4:22 pm | 4 comments | 1102 Views

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Tri-Valley cities awarded $900,000 in stimulus funds

The cities of Pleasanton and Livermore have been awarded a $900,000 grant from federal stimulus funds, it was announced Wednesday....

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2009
Last comment by Jhanine, on Oct 14, 2009 at 10:29 pm | 1 comment | 1063 Views

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State Supreme Court rejects Oak Grove developers' plea

The California Supreme Court Wednesday denied without comment a petition by developers Jennifer Lin and her brother Frederic...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2009
Last comment by Diana, on Nov 1, 2009 at 12:26 am | 42 comments | 1066 Views

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City crews continue cleanup following Tuesday's storm

Crews from the city's Parks Maintenance and Operations Services Departments got an early start yesterday on cleaning debris...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2009
Last comment by Perplexed, on Oct 17, 2009 at 9:56 am | 2 comments | 1061 Views

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Letter: Why isn't Pleasanton banning plastic bags?

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6273 posted Friday, October 16,...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by Kris, on Sep 25, 2010 at 12:58 pm | 11 comments | 1051 Views

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Mobile park owner sues city for $29 million

The owner of the Vineyard Villa Mobile Home Park on Vineyard Avenue has filed a $29-million lawsuit against the city of Pleasanton...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 25, 2009 at 11:41 am | 13 comments | 930 Views

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Prop. 8 argument heads to federal court trial in January

A federal judge in San Francisco refused Wednesday to dismiss a lawsuit challenging Proposition 8, California's ban on same-sex...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by PToWN94566, on Oct 16, 2009 at 12:00 pm | 6 comments | 847 Views
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