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Irish rose turns 104

Visiting with Margaret Davoren at her kitchen table is like chatting with an old friend. She recently talked in her soft...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2012
Last comment by Taylor Davoren, on Feb 7, 2012 at 4:50 pm | 1 comment | 1173 Views

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Wal-Mart replacing Nob Hill

As it says in the staff report, Wal-Mart applied for a Zoning Certificate to operate a supermarket as a permitted use at...

Original post made by Stacey on Feb. 12, 2012
Last comment by SherryG, on Feb 13, 2012 at 7:44 am | 1 comment | 1930 Views

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Art walk with the Harrington's

On Feb. 18 and also on the third Saturdays of March and April, Nancy and Gary Harrington will lead tours of public art in...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2012
Last comment by W Ron Sutton, on Feb 15, 2012 at 9:40 am | 1 comment | 891 Views

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Leukemia drug methotrexate in critically short supply.

I am raising funds for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS) as a participant in their Team in Training program and I'm...

Original post made by Candace on Feb. 16, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 16, 2012 at 5:01 pm | 1 comment | 1226 Views

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Tim Hunt writes about battling a new Walmart concept

Tim Hunt writes about battling a new Walmart concept. See [http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=8382...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2012
Last comment by JJ, on Feb 16, 2012 at 12:13 pm | 1 comment | 1356 Views

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'Clutterless' support group meets Feb. 27, not tonight

Overwhelmed by clutter? Learn how to deal with it by attending this support group, which meets from 7-8:30 p.m. every Monday...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2012
Last comment by ClutterLess (CL) NOT Feb 20- Speaker mtg Feb 27, on Feb 17, 2012 at 1:13 pm | 1 comment | 966 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bone Marrow Drive TODAY and next Saturday at Amador Valley

GO to Amador to swab! The CACC is holding a Bone Marrow Donor Drive TODAY between 9-1 @ the Amador Valley High School Theater....

Original post made by Simone on Feb. 19, 2012
Last comment by Jeff, on Feb 19, 2012 at 9:14 am | 1 comment | 1089 Views

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Stratford School eyes takeover of bankrupt Carden West

Another school may be coming to the rescue of Carden West, the small private school at 4576 Willow Road in the Hacienda Business...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2012
Last comment by Concerned Parent, on Feb 21, 2012 at 9:34 pm | 1 comment | 1399 Views

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Stars of TV show 'Mythbusters' to speak to Dublin students today

Stars of the television show "MythBusters" are returning to Dublin today to speak to students about science and engineering...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2012
Last comment by cannonBaller, on Feb 23, 2012 at 4:30 pm | 1 comment | 996 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

UNCOVER THE REALITIES on kid & teen drug use in Pleasanton

UNCOVER THE REALITIES An educational forum on kid & teen drug use in Pleasanton Many parents in Pleasanton ass ume that...

Original post made by Concerned Parent on Feb. 25, 2012
Last comment by Sandy Piderit, on Feb 25, 2012 at 5:41 pm | 1 comment | 1416 Views

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Tenor Marco Stefani performing March 17

Tenor Marco Stefan will make his hometown debut at 8 p.m., Saturday, Mar. 17 at the Firehouse Arts Center, 4444 Railroad...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2012
Last comment by Sandra Skeith, on Feb 25, 2012 at 1:22 pm | 1 comment | 1062 Views

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Walk in Orloff Park tomorrow

Return to the tree-studded, 8-acre Orloff Park this Saturday, March 3 meeting at 9 a.m. at the east end of the park for an...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2012
Last comment by Walk ?, on Mar 2, 2012 at 9:53 am | 1 comment | 1075 Views

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Rick Santorum & Prop 8

Presidential candidate Rick Santorum was quoted as saying "Just because public opinion says something doesn't mean it's...

Original post made by MePartyPatriot on Mar. 3, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 3, 2012 at 6:24 pm | 1 comment | 1059 Views

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Fiery 'Tosca' opens next week

A tale of love, murder, suicide, a rebellion and a fiery diva are in store for audiences when Livermore Valley Opera presents...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2012
Last comment by Mike, on Mar 3, 2012 at 5:01 pm | 1 comment | 1439 Views

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Magnitude 4.0 quake strikes East Bay near Richmond this morning

BART trains are continuing to have short delays this morning after a 4.0 magnitude earthquake centered near Richmond shook...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2012
Last comment by new in town, on Mar 5, 2012 at 9:06 am | 1 comment | 1078 Views

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Pleasanton Human Services Commission meets Wednesday

The Pleasanton Human Services Commission will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday at on the City Council Chambers at the Civic Center,...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2012
Last comment by Don, on Mar 5, 2012 at 9:30 am | 1 comment | 1137 Views

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Newcomers presenting 'Springtime in the Garden'

It must be spring, right? Not until March 20, but Pleasanton Newcomers Club is anticipating the season with a gardening expert...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2012
Last comment by new in town, on Mar 5, 2012 at 10:25 am | 1 comment | 1066 Views

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49ers get OK to start building new stadium in Santa Clara

A Santa Clara County Superior Court judge ruled in favor of the new 49ers stadium and its backers Monday, paving the way...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Smith goes to Santa Clara, on Mar 6, 2012 at 10:26 am | 1 comment | 1131 Views

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Hayden Bill Rally and Hearing Next Tuesday -- Sit! Stay! Write Joan Buchanan!

As we all know, the CA budget takes a tortuous route to passage – even in the best of times. These aren’t those times, especially...

Original post made by the dogfather on Mar. 9, 2012
Last comment by mike, on Mar 9, 2012 at 12:44 pm | 1 comment | 1052 Views

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Sports

<B>Boy's gymnastics team sweeps on pommel Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6610...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2012
Last comment by Bob, on Mar 12, 2012 at 2:53 pm | 1 comment | 1086 Views
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