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From Kentucky Derby to the Pleasanton racetrack

Two weeks before the start of the Alameda County Fair in Pleasanton, Jeff Bonde was sitting in his small office in the stable...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2011
Last comment by Greg, on Aug 28, 2011 at 12:55 am | 11 comments | 1811 Views

AROUND TOWN

Raley's Strike Set for Nov. 1st--Negotiations Break Down

From UFCW5 UFCW Int'l President Reaffirms Strike Sanction at Raley's-Nob Hill: Local 5 and Allied Unions to Act on...

Original post made by Analyst Dude on Oct. 26, 2012
Last comment by Patriotic Warrior American, on Oct 31, 2012 at 12:51 pm | 4 comments | 1811 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1811 Views

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Falling tax revenue concerns Pleasanton officials

Pleasanton's Finance Director Dave Culver warned the City Council Tuesday that lower tax revenues could hamper the city's...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2009
Last comment by concerned, on Jan 4, 2010 at 2:29 pm | 72 comments | 1810 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton sidesteps Livermore's plan for housing near airport

Avoiding another of their occasional skirmishes with Livermore over that city's municipal airport, Pleasanton leaders Tuesday...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2013
Last comment by neighbor, on Feb 8, 2013 at 10:45 am | 11 comments | 1810 Views

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Why is Cody Hall so Special?

The PW seems to be editing out many comments about Cody Hall and his reckless driving that led to the needless death of a...

Original post made by cyclist too on Jul. 31, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Jul 31, 2013 at 6:03 pm | 8 comments | 1810 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Shareholder rights attorneys questioning Safeway-Albertson's deal

Shareholder rights attorneys are investigating the proposed acquisition of Safeway, Inc. by the private equity company Cerberus...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2014
Last comment by Citizen, on Mar 10, 2014 at 10:51 am | 1 comment | 1810 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Small fire leads to school evacuation

The gym roof at Phoebe Hearst Elementary School caught fire around 9:53 a.m. Friday morning when workers were installing...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2008
Last comment by happy, on Apr 25, 2008 at 8:52 pm | 3 comments | 1809 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A School Superintendent takes big pay cut to save jobs

Here's something a bit heartwarming - Corona-Norco (Riverside County) Superintendent Kent L. Bechler plans to donate...

Original post made by Check out this great guy on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by Be Positive, on Apr 11, 2009 at 10:43 pm | 25 comments | 1809 Views

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On anniversary of marriage ruling, both sides await Prop. 8 decision

Today is the one-year anniversary of a California Supreme Court ruling that allowed same-sex marriage - only to be struck...

Original post made on May. 16, 2009
Last comment by AVHS Dad, on May 26, 2009 at 3:29 pm | 41 comments | 1809 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Goodguys 30th-year show heading to Fairgrounds next weekend

Do you remember what your family car was in 1983, if you were even born by then? Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=8797...

Original post made on Feb. 29, 2012
Last comment by P*town Truth Tellers, on Mar 2, 2012 at 3:48 pm | 4 comments | 1809 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Romney victory parade?

Since the Giants are having a victory party, shouldn't we have one for Romney? Rasmussen has Romney winning every state...

Original post made by Steve on Oct. 31, 2012
Last comment by Nancy s, on Nov 8, 2012 at 7:43 am | 39 comments | 1809 Views

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Mercedes dealership

What's up with the Mercedes dealership. Appears to be empty. Are they closed? At one time I heard they were building a new...

Original post made by Earl on Mar. 18, 2013
Last comment by Leo , on Mar 23, 2013 at 3:37 pm | 24 comments | 1809 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why is the district cutting Class Size Reduction? Is this a scare tactic to get a “YES” vote on Measure G?....YOU BET IT IS!

The Big Picture found at [http://www.pleasantonparceltaxinfo.com/blog/federal-stimulus-dollars-and-pusd] In various news...

Original post made by Tanner on Apr. 28, 2009
Last comment by Pleasanton Resident, on Apr 29, 2009 at 5:29 pm | 22 comments | 1808 Views

SPORTS

Is It Just Me OR Did The NFL Lose My Interest

I am an avid NFL football fan. Not college football, not high school football, but the pros, the NFL. That is until now....

Original post made by Main Street Jay Walker on Aug. 2, 2011
Last comment by Jack, on Aug 4, 2011 at 11:48 pm | 12 comments | 1808 Views

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Talking on the Cell Phone While Driving in Dublin

Here's a topic that I would like to hear from you about. Anybody get stopped by Dublin police and ticketed for driving while...

Original post made by franco on Mar. 14, 2012
Last comment by Frederick, on Mar 22, 2012 at 3:03 pm | 30 comments | 1808 Views

SPORTS

Politics in AV sports

Shame on Amador Valley Sports directors and girls varsity soccer coach for allowing five freshmen girls onto the girls varsity...

Original post made by Danny on Nov. 23, 2013
Last comment by Love of the Game, on Nov 26, 2013 at 10:32 pm | 29 comments | 1808 Views

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The Santa Rita Freeway

Speeding on Santa Rita Road is the norm, and children are often crossing it. There needs to be regular police presence...

Original post made by Alan on May. 29, 2008
Last comment by Karl, on Jun 10, 2008 at 8:37 pm | 3 comments | 1807 Views

RESTAURANTS

Helping Down Town business

Just a heads up for those reading on this thread. I posted an idea about the slow down in business and how to help down...

Original post made by Don on Nov. 10, 2008
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SPORTS

16 players, coaches in Murray, Utah for Babe Ruth World Series competition

Sixteen players from the Tri-Valley left yesterday for the Babe Ruth World Series to be in Murray, Utah. Read the full story...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by Brenda Dronkers, on Aug 24, 2009 at 8:45 am | 2 comments | 1807 Views
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