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Readers Choice 2012 - Open Posting

Since the Weekly chose to create a "registered only" forum topic, are we allowed to create an open posting version?...

Original post made by newbie on Jul. 2, 2012
Last comment by Tracey, on Jul 2, 2012 at 3:13 pm | 3 comments | 1260 Views

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Lemonade Project: financial literacy for kids

The Lemonade Project is a student group from Amador Valley High School/California DECA that introduces elementary school...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2012
Last comment by No mittens, on Jul 2, 2012 at 11:09 am | 3 comments | 1510 Views

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Forty years in the first grade

Not many teachers get their room number retired, but not every teacher is Anita Sanchez, who was teaching at Fairlands Elementary...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2012
Last comment by Larry Annis, on Jul 5, 2012 at 11:34 am | 3 comments | 2435 Views

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It's 'Spare the Air Day' again in Bay Area

Bay Area residents are encouraged to drive less and reduce energy usage as part of today's Spare the Air Day, the Bay Area...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Jul 13, 2012 at 10:32 pm | 3 comments | 1651 Views

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Say No to Measure B reauthorization-transportation tax

With the out of control Board of Supervisors on Alameda County asking taxpayers to increase taxes for Measure B, a sales...

Original post made by Democrat on Jul. 25, 2012
Last comment by Republican, on Jul 26, 2012 at 11:03 am | 3 comments | 1641 Views

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What was going on at Tassajara/Freeway last night?

About 8:30PM Friday 8/10 we exited 580 at Santa Rita/Tassajara. The parking area for the office buildings on the northwest...

Original post made by oldtimer on Aug. 11, 2012
Last comment by Not the end of the line?, on Aug 13, 2012 at 12:11 pm | 3 comments | 1562 Views

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Pleasanton Council ratifies new contract with firefighters' union

Firefighters in the Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Department whose pension and benefit plans have long been fully paid by both...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2012
Last comment by Mike, on Aug 29, 2012 at 3:51 pm | 3 comments | 2006 Views

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Former Pleasanton mortgage firm being sued by clients

A man accused of attacking his roommate at his mansion in unincorporated Livermore is now facing a civil case involving the...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2012
Last comment by JOANNA JENSEN , on Oct 21, 2012 at 2:37 pm | 3 comments | 2045 Views

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Thorne, other selected candidates to speak at Tri-Valley Republican Women's group tonight

The Tri-Valley Republican Women's organization will meet with selected state and local candidates vying for votes in the...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2012
Last comment by Interested, on Sep 13, 2012 at 9:26 pm | 3 comments | 2255 Views

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Kids Who Are Being Hurt

I just saw somethng in Safeway today that made me think...it made me think of children living with abusive parents. I feel...

Original post made by Karen on Sep. 8, 2012
Last comment by Libertarian, on Sep 10, 2012 at 10:11 pm | 3 comments | 1901 Views

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What is that tent???

Anyone know what's going on in the middle parking lot at the Sports Park? They have a huge enclosed tent set up with giant...

Original post made by Ellen on Sep. 9, 2012
Last comment by Rick, on Sep 12, 2012 at 8:41 pm | 3 comments | 1587 Views

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Space Shuttle Endeavour flyover pushed back an hour to give fog time to burn off

The Space Shuttle Endeavour's once-in-a-lifetime flight over the Bay Area this morning has been pushed back an hour to give...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2012
Last comment by bizworldusa, on Sep 21, 2012 at 8:17 am | 3 comments | 5183 Views

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Mayors play a bit of Jeopardy at annual public gathering together

Tri-Valley mayors played Jeopardy in front of more than 300 of their constituents at their annual Tri-Valley Mayors Summit,...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2012
Last comment by Pete , on Sep 25, 2012 at 11:42 pm | 3 comments | 1656 Views

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At-risk missing adult located by Pleasanton police

The Pleasanton Police Department has located Diane Taylor who was reported missing on Oct. 4. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=10192...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2012
Last comment by k, on Oct 5, 2012 at 3:42 pm | 3 comments | 2567 Views

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City Council faces full agenda tonight as current terms draw to close

It's a full agenda for tonight's meeting of the Pleasanton City Council where key housing, growth management and consideration...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2012
Last comment by William Tell, on Oct 16, 2012 at 10:43 am | 3 comments | 2484 Views

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New law to increase transparency in campaign financing

A State Assembly bill now signed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown will go into effect in January 2013, requiring more transparency...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2012
Last comment by William Tell, on Oct 17, 2012 at 7:34 am | 3 comments | 1900 Views

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Candlelight vigil against drug abuse starts at 7 p.m.tonight on Main Street

Mothers With A Purpose, in conjunction with the National Coalition Against Drug Abuse, will host a candlelight vigil starting...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2012
Last comment by A Friend, on Oct 25, 2012 at 8:43 pm | 3 comments | 1465 Views

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San Ramon commission recommends no fireworks in 2013

At its Tuesday meeting, the San Ramon Parks and Community Services Commission officially recommended that the city not bring...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2012
Last comment by Pam Bickford, on Jul 3, 2013 at 10:59 pm | 3 comments | 1748 Views

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Tri-Valley Veterans Day parade set for Sunday

The Pleasanton-based Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6298 and American Legion Post 237 will host the 2012 Tri-Valley Veterans...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2012
Last comment by Patrice, on Oct 31, 2012 at 9:07 pm | 3 comments | 1900 Views

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Despite warm weather, the winter 'Spare the Air' season is now in effect

Despite the warm weather expected for much of the week, the four-month Winter Spare the Air season has started, making it...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2012
Last comment by burn this...., on Nov 7, 2012 at 9:04 am | 3 comments | 5109 Views
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