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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney's Job Destruction Continues...Another 39,000 Job Losses Announced

When will Democrats connect the dots to this miserable economy. It is precisely because of Obama's (with the strong support...

Original post made by Thomas on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Oct 8, 2010 at 2:20 pm | 1 comment | 875 Views

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'It's the economy, stupid!'

It's the economy, stupid! Those weren't the exact words but that was the message from all five Tri-Valley mayors Tuesday...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by Kevin Martin, on Oct 6, 2010 at 10:30 am | 1 comment | 1038 Views

AROUND TOWN

Human Services Commission meets tonight

City of Pleasanton's Human Services Commission will meet tonight at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 6, in the City Council Chambers,...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by Don Wilson, on Oct 6, 2010 at 11:49 am | 1 comment | 891 Views

SPORTS

Dublin Falcons will dedicate games on Saturday to breast cancer awareness

Dublin Falcons Football and Cheer will dedicate its Oct. 9 games against the Tracy Raiders as the "Breast Cancer Awareness...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Shana, on Oct 8, 2010 at 8:59 am | 1 comment | 2386 Views

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City tweaking green building code

Pleasanton was in the forefront of going green, with requirements for new commercial buildings enacted in 2002 and expanded...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by member of the community, on Oct 8, 2010 at 10:36 am | 1 comment | 801 Views

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Support a great cause while attending the 'Cupcake Battle'

Bakers, warm your ovens! Attend the first ever Cupcake Battle from 7-9 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 9, at Valley Bible Church, 7106...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Benjamin, on Oct 8, 2010 at 10:37 am | 1 comment | 808 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Feds, state, banks close today for Columbus Day observance

Federal, state and some county offices will be closed today in observance of Columbus Day. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=5271...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by SteveP, on Oct 11, 2010 at 8:31 am | 1 comment | 1214 Views

SPORTS

SPORTS: Rage defeats Mill Valley Rockers 1-0

The U12 Rage White played a solid game in their 3-1 victory over the Mill Valley Rockers at the Pleasanton Sports park Saturday. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2010
Last comment by bluesquare, on Oct 12, 2010 at 12:41 am | 1 comment | 2434 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Harmer's strange views on public education

Harmer who does not even live in our district has very strange views on our public education. Tea Party candidate David...

Original post made by Chet on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by mepartypatriot, on Oct 14, 2010 at 11:27 pm | 1 comment | 920 Views

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McNerney's Strange Views on Controlling Our Lives: Big Govt, High TAXES, Obamacare, Cap 'n R Trade, Etc...

McNereny, a marvelous spokesman for the Food Stamp Party, would love to "change" America into a predominantly government...

Original post made by Margaret on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by radical, on Oct 15, 2010 at 9:20 am | 1 comment | 826 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Day 91: No Word from McNerney ...

On August 15, I politely called Jerry McNerney's Pleasanton office to find out his opinion on the Ground Zero Mosque as well...

Original post made by SpeakUpJerry! on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by b, on Oct 17, 2010 at 9:52 pm | 1 comment | 903 Views

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Local golf champs Creamer, Kim competing at Blackhawk Country Club tournament

Two Bay Area locals are playing in front of hometown fans today and Sunday at the 2010 CVS/pharmacy LPGA Challenge at Blackhawk...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2010
Last comment by marie, on Oct 16, 2010 at 8:55 pm | 1 comment | 1044 Views

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Breaking News!!! Harmer's will not be voting for him

Harmer's wife along with Harmer himself will not be able to vote for Harmer. They both do not live in our district 11. We...

Original post made by Chet on Oct. 17, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Oct 17, 2010 at 3:43 pm | 1 comment | 1001 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Times Book Club Redux -- November Meeting!

We are refugees from Lynn Carey's former Times Book Club. We meet every six to eight weeks at an independent bookstore in...

Original post made by Danilo on Oct. 18, 2010
Last comment by Arroyo, on Oct 18, 2010 at 6:12 pm | 1 comment | 3929 Views

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Safeway, Clorox plans for new jobs, development go to City Council tonight

The Pleasanton City Council, in its final meeting before the Nov. 2 municipal election, is expected to approve to measures...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2010
Last comment by Claudette, on Oct 19, 2010 at 10:20 am | 1 comment | 984 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bands on parade

Seventy-six trombones, possibly more, will march through town tomorrow morning as Pleasanton welcomes middle and high school...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Foothill Band Publicity- Steffi Gross, on Oct 22, 2010 at 10:10 am | 1 comment | 877 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

216 Years Till Breakeven

The 680 Express Lane was built under the assumption that the paying users of the express lane would pay for the improvements....

Original post made by Bill on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Arroyo, on Oct 22, 2010 at 7:36 pm | 1 comment | 775 Views

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Measure F Gets a "F"

Measure F is a $10 fee, if passed, that will be attached to every registered vehicle in Alameda County. The fee's intent...

Original post made by Bill on Oct. 25, 2010
Last comment by TOO BAD...it's NO, on Oct 25, 2010 at 6:58 pm | 1 comment | 816 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton Military Families Support Group

Pleasanton Military Families Support Groups' mission is to provide support and comfort to the families of Pleasanton residents...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2010
Last comment by Snapshot, on Oct 25, 2010 at 2:28 pm | 1 comment | 907 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Some dried seafood products recalled

Consumers should check their refrigerators and pantry shelves after a food distributor issued a voluntary recall of certain...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2010
Last comment by Cynic, on Oct 27, 2010 at 11:59 am | 1 comment | 869 Views
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Vote YES on Measures 45, 46, & 47, NO on 48
By Roz Rogoff | 32 comments | 2,187 views

Prop 47: not perfect, just preferable.
By Tom Cushing | 2 comments | 875 views

The Vranesh situation heads to court
By Tim Hunt | 7 comments | 691 views