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AROUND TOWN

Open letter to Patriot Radicals, Tea Party

"It's a love for our Country, our Constitution, principals, morals and values in this country... and yes, that does mean...

Original post made by Tired Of It on Mar. 13, 2010
Last comment by Rae, on Mar 16, 2010 at 9:58 am | 31 comments | 1043 Views

AROUND TOWN

Congressman Jerry McNerney Put His Liberal Ideology Above His Constituents: Harmer for Congress in CD-11

The Editors or web people at the Pleasanton Weekly have repeatedly removed any posts sharing Press Releases or contact information...

Original post made by Kelly on Mar. 23, 2010
Last comment by So close!, on Mar 24, 2010 at 3:19 pm | 31 comments | 1448 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

A Sincere (and Important) Question to Democrats ...

What are the differences between the ideals of the Democrat party today and Communism? I honestly see no difference. Please...

Original post made by Bill on Mar. 27, 2010
Last comment by Repleasnacrat, on Mar 30, 2010 at 9:03 am | 31 comments | 1150 Views

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Here we go...if Obamacare is upheld, then ObamaMotors can be required too !...

Required purchases by govt... 1. The (expletive self-deleted) CFL light bulb. (a windfall employment generator for China) 2....

Original post made by Amy on Mar. 29, 2010
Last comment by Matt, on Apr 13, 2010 at 1:23 pm | 31 comments | 1108 Views

AROUND TOWN

Teen charged with felony afterschool fight

What started as an afterschool fight between "five or six kids" led to a felony charge of assault with a deadly weapon against...

Original post made on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by resident, on May 9, 2010 at 7:56 pm | 31 comments | 1017 Views

AROUND TOWN

One Community...

I was raised in Pleasanton and am in the process of moving back. I recently spent several days in town and found it to be...

Original post made by Dennis Jones on Jul. 8, 2010
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Jul 12, 2010 at 1:29 pm | 31 comments | 2528 Views

AROUND TOWN

Safeway ready to start construction on new 'Lifestyle' market here

Safeway announced this week that it will build a one of its new "Lifestyle" supermarkets in Pleasanton with a scheduled opening...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2010
Last comment by Res1971, on Jul 26, 2010 at 2:20 pm | 31 comments | 1521 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Council signs off on agreement to scuttle housing cap, build more affordable housing

The Pleasanton City Council agreed last night to pay $1.9 million in legal fees to two affordable housing coalitions in a...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2010
Last comment by Mackenzie, on Feb 9, 2011 at 6:52 pm | 31 comments | 2097 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Kids turned away from school sports for lack of funds

I was saddened today when my sons school basketball team had to turn away students. The kids had not had their sports physical...

Original post made by Ptown Press on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by Glenn Wohltmann, on Sep 12, 2010 at 12:22 pm | 31 comments | 2689 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton's outdoor holiday ice rink is history—at least for this year.

The City Council at its meeting tomorrow night is expected to agree with a recommendation by City Manager Nelson Fialho and...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Sep 21, 2010 at 8:32 pm | 31 comments | 1209 Views

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If you STILL think this is not a progressive agenda

President Obama, on the Jon Stewart program, in a very straightforward way stated that it is. The President started on a...

Original post made by jimf01 on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by Jane, on Nov 2, 2010 at 10:28 pm | 31 comments | 1336 Views

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Train Horn

Why do the train drivers need to honk their horns SO MUCH! I understand that when approaching a crossing it is required...

Original post made by Sench on Nov. 3, 2010
Last comment by jaycastlewood, on Aug 25, 2012 at 12:25 pm | 31 comments | 4044 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton Schools Receive WAY MORE Money Than Other Districts

More important that which district are receiving parcel taxes, you have to look at how much money the district receive from...

Original post made by checking on Apr. 12, 2011
Last comment by Stacey, on Apr 13, 2011 at 11:07 am | 31 comments | 2035 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Unions, BART staff, Urban Habitat join hands in rallying against cuts in federal funding for transportation

Representatives of BART, Urban Habitat, ACCE, Genesis, the Transportation Justice Working Group and Amalgamated Transit Union...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2011
Last comment by Question, on Sep 22, 2011 at 10:41 am | 31 comments | 1849 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Six clerks cited in alcohol sting

An underage alcohol sting led to citations being issued to clerks at six local businesses for selling alcohol to minors after...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2011
Last comment by Jack Fuller, on Oct 15, 2011 at 1:45 am | 31 comments | 1454 Views

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Union representing locked-out Castlewood Country Club workers takes protest to downtown Pleasanton

A group of more than 50 from a hotel and restaurant union and others marched through downtown Pleasanton Saturday to protest...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2011
Last comment by guest, on Dec 22, 2011 at 9:19 pm | 31 comments | 1666 Views

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As Congressional campaign heats up, Stark meets with Pleasanton supporters

Three candidates seeking nomination to the newly-created 15th Congressional District that covers Pleasanton are walking precinct...

Original post made on May. 25, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Mittens, on Jun 2, 2012 at 8:48 pm | 31 comments | 1863 Views

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High Speed Rail Passes by a Single Vote

Got a notice from Palo Alto sister paper on this. http://paloaltoonline.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=18389 ...

Original post made by Kathleen Ruegsegger on Jul. 6, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Jul 7, 2012 at 10:10 pm | 31 comments | 1517 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Afternoon Recess Eliminated at Hearst, Lydiksen, Mohr and Fairlands for Grades 1 through 3 Staggered Reading

Grades 1st, 2nd and 3rd used to have a morning and an afternoon recess. Most schools still have a morning and afternoon...

Original post made by Staggered Reading Chaos on Sep. 25, 2012
Last comment by Yep, on Sep 28, 2012 at 9:52 pm | 31 comments | 8160 Views

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Question to Union Proponents

There has been much negative press regarding private equity firms this election cycle. They are despised and blamed for...

Original post made by GX on Sep. 26, 2012
Last comment by Bored, too, on Sep 27, 2012 at 8:24 pm | 31 comments | 3257 Views
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Vote YES on Measures 45, 46, & 47, NO on 48
By Roz Rogoff | 30 comments | 2,143 views

Prop 47: not perfect, just preferable.
By Tom Cushing | 2 comments | 852 views

The Vranesh situation heads to court
By Tim Hunt | 7 comments | 663 views