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We Are Stuck with Fialho for Now

Looks like San Ramon did not choose Fialho as their new city manager. He gets to stay here and grandstand with the city...

Original post made by voter on Apr. 5, 2011
Last comment by Pete , on Apr 5, 2011 at 3:28 pm | 2 comments | 1044 Views

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Getting Away: Wine and dine on an antique train

Those looking for a relaxing road trip needn't stock up on granola bars and mountains of maps. The Napa Valley Wine Train,...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2011
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 7, 2011 at 8:44 am | 2 comments | 1825 Views

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Funeral planning workshop today for seniors

A presentation to heighten awareness of funeral information before the emergency of death takes place will focus on options...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2011
Last comment by Never get a chance, on Apr 12, 2011 at 6:18 pm | 2 comments | 904 Views

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69th Anniversary of WWII Doolittle Raid this Saturday

USS Hornet Museum will commemorate the 69th anniversary of the Doolittle Raid, America's daring World War II bombing raid...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2011
Last comment by Worth seeing, on Apr 12, 2011 at 10:16 pm | 2 comments | 1738 Views

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Calling senior artists and crafters!

The Peddler Shoppe at the Pleasanton Senior Center will be reviewing new items with the prospect of marketing them in the...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2011
Last comment by Grace, on Apr 13, 2011 at 1:07 pm | 2 comments | 974 Views

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Job fair at Las Positas College on Thursday

Bay Area employers will be at a Job Fair from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Thursday, April 14, at Las Positas College, Student Center,...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2011
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Apr 13, 2011 at 3:38 pm | 2 comments | 958 Views

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Electrical Explosion in Pleasanton 4/14/2011

Does anyone know what caused the electrical explosion inside the manpower on the sidewalk at the Northwest corner of Bernal...

Original post made by Pleasanton Resident on Apr. 14, 2011
Last comment by trekmtb, on Apr 14, 2011 at 9:53 am | 2 comments | 1235 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Boy hits a hole-in-one - again!

It's supposed to be the shot of a lifetime but Alex Chin has hit a hole-in-one twice -- and he's only 12. Last summer, at...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2011
Last comment by nathan, on Apr 27, 2011 at 10:53 pm | 2 comments | 1600 Views

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Weekly wins awards in statewide newspaper contes

The Pleasanton Weekly has been recognized by the California Newspaper Publishers Association for stories, programs and general...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2011
Last comment by Chris, on Apr 20, 2011 at 6:29 pm | 2 comments | 1135 Views

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We the People: then and now

It's a chicken-and-egg question: Do the students who participate in We the People succeed because of the intensive civics...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2011
Last comment by Christina, on Apr 19, 2011 at 2:36 pm | 2 comments | 984 Views

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Pilot project offers drivers real-time parking info

Real-time parking information for some of San Francisco's streets is available starting today, marking a key phase of the...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2011
Last comment by Gary, on Apr 22, 2011 at 1:10 pm | 2 comments | 1004 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Destination ImaginNation

Two Pleasanton teams place first in the elementary division of the Destination Imagination State Finals on April 9-10 and...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2011
Last comment by Somasundara Rao, on Apr 26, 2011 at 6:47 am | 2 comments | 1763 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Suckers for St. Jude' raises money to help fight cancer

Abby Smith, Addy Mapes, and Haley Carr, fourth graders at Walnut Grove Elementary School, team up to sell lollipops, raising...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2011
Last comment by Kelly Hilton, on Apr 26, 2011 at 9:43 am | 2 comments | 1412 Views

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Organization plans autism, developmental disabilities screenings here Sunday

The School of Imagination, a leading education center that pairs typically developing children and children with developmental...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2011
Last comment by Mitch Sigman, on Apr 30, 2011 at 5:52 am | 2 comments | 1435 Views

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PleasantonWeekly caves into White House on story?

PleasantonWeekly has made national news by agreeing to edit out "unflattering" comment about Michelle Obama. See the following...

Original post made by PW_Independence on May. 3, 2011
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on May 3, 2011 at 6:57 pm | 2 comments | 2185 Views

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comcast

What's happening with cable from comcast? I've been getting only FOX and MSNBC, and no other channels on my TV during the...

Original post made by Patel on May. 5, 2011
Last comment by ComcastMark, on May 6, 2011 at 8:47 am | 2 comments | 891 Views

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Advice for Parcel Tax 3.0

From the perspective of an outsider who has been following this saga from not-too-afar, drawing liberally from comments made...

Original post made by javadoc on May. 5, 2011
Last comment by javadoc, on May 6, 2011 at 9:11 am | 2 comments | 1147 Views

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Mom and two daughters win lookalike contest

It's been a record year for moms and daughters: More than 60 mom-and-daughter lookalikes sent in photos for our Mother-Daughter...

Original post made on May. 6, 2011
Last comment by Pyle, on May 6, 2011 at 9:39 am | 2 comments | 1118 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Deja Vu - We acknowledge an error in judgment was made

This post from the Measure G campaign in 2009 is worth repeating: We acknowledge an error in judgment was made Publisher's...

Original post made by Deja vu on May. 6, 2011
Last comment by resident, on May 11, 2011 at 5:10 pm | 2 comments | 1670 Views

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Free Comic Book Day on May 7

Participating comic book shops across North America and around the world will give away comic books absolutely free to anyone...

Original post made on May. 7, 2011
Last comment by comicgeek, on May 18, 2011 at 5:39 pm | 2 comments | 1035 Views
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