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Dublin Chrysler-Jeep dealer moving to Pleasanton

Dublin's Stoneridge Chrysler-Jeep dealership plans to move to Pleasanton's new auto mall in Staples Ranch at the corner of...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2014
Last comment by Michael Austin, 3 hours ago | 5 comments | 673 Views

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Letter to Gina and the Dwarves

Mill, someone embraced by conservatives and liberals alike, argued that only speech that is demonstrably harmful to others...

Original post made by JS Mill on Sep. 13, 2014
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, 5 hours ago | 12 comments | 402 Views

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BART board to hear tips today on avoiding strikes

A consultant who was hired by BART's board of directors to try to prevent strikes in the future will present her recommendations...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2014
Last comment by Formerly Dan from BC, on Sep 13, 2014 at 9:47 am | 7 comments | 268 Views

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Hundreds gather for 'TEA Party' on tax day

As people rushed to put their tax filings in the mail by today's deadline at the post office on Black Avenue, hundreds of...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2009
Last comment by What tea party? , on Sep 12, 2014 at 10:42 pm | 88 comments | 2279 Views

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Remembering Sept. 11

The air was extraordinarily crisp and clear, and the sky unusually blue when I emerged from the subway station on Sept. 11,...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2014
Last comment by Deborah, on Sep 10, 2014 at 10:15 pm | 9 comments | 1235 Views

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Lowe's to pay $1.6 million in settlement for mislabeled building materials

Lowe's Home Centers was ordered to pay a $1.6 million settlement in a California consumer protection action for allegations...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2014
Last comment by Designer, on Sep 10, 2014 at 6:24 pm | 5 comments | 1057 Views

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Lions Wayside, Delucchi parks plan on Parks & Rec agenda Thursday

The Pleasanton Parks and Recreation Commission will consider a plan for improving and enlarging Lions Wayside and Delucchi...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2014
Last comment by Inge, on Sep 10, 2014 at 4:55 pm | 6 comments | 876 Views

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Obituaries

William F. Burns Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6045 posted Friday, August...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 9, 2014 at 6:55 pm | 30 comments | 2052 Views

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9/11 Remembrance ceremony Thursday in Pleasanton

The anniversary of the tragic events of September 11, 2001 will be observed in a brief ceremony Thursday hosted by the Livermore-Pleasanton...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 9, 2014 at 4:45 pm | 12 comments | 1630 Views

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School board set to discuss school calendar again next Tuesday

The Pleasanton school board may reconsider the 2015-16 school calendar that was adopted in June after parents and students...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2014
Last comment by Parent, on Sep 8, 2014 at 11:06 am | 35 comments | 3509 Views

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The other side of suicide

Startled by the Friday afternoon call from the police dispatcher, I realized my day was about to take a dramatic shift. I...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 7, 2014 at 5:04 pm | 17 comments | 1365 Views

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Pleasanton Chamber to host candidates' forum Sept. 16

The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce will host a candidates forum from 7:30 to 9:00 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 16 at the Veterans...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 6, 2014 at 4:46 pm | 4 comments | 790 Views

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Pleasanton exceeding water cutback goals, but are penalties fair?

Operations Director Daniel Smith, also known as Pleasanton's water czar, couldn't have been more jubilant Aug. 19 in talking...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2014
Last comment by Neighbor, on Sep 6, 2014 at 4:31 pm | 15 comments | 1680 Views

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7-Eleven at Valero gas station gets planners OK, goes to Council

The owners of the Valero service station at West Las Positas and Santa Rita Road won the Pleasanton Planning Commission's...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2014
Last comment by Bots, on Sep 5, 2014 at 10:43 pm | 36 comments | 2009 Views

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PPIE raises record $330,000 during school registration

Pleasanton Partnerships in Education (PPIE) Foundation raised $330,000 -- a record amount of donations -- during the launch...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2014
Last comment by Parent, on Sep 4, 2014 at 4:38 pm | 3 comments | 1699 Views

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Pleasanton declares water emergency due to statewide drought

The Pleasanton City Council declared Stage 1 of water shortage planning at its meeting last night in response to Governor...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2014
Last comment by mechanism, on Sep 4, 2014 at 10:50 am | 59 comments | 12959 Views

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Services Sunday for Robert Warnick, former Public Works Director

A Celebration of Life service will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday for Robert Warnick, a Navy veteran and former public works director...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 4, 2014 at 10:15 am | 2 comments | 1136 Views

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Fremont Bank to mark 50th anniversary with Fairgrounds fireworks

Fremont Bank will light up the night sky Sept. 3 in celebration of its 50th Anniversary. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2014/08/28/fremont-bank-to-ma...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2014
Last comment by Shelley, on Sep 3, 2014 at 8:01 am | 2 comments | 3520 Views

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Livermore police arrest suspect in Sunday morning shooting

Livermore police have arrested a suspect in an early Sunday morning shooting that sent five people to the hospital. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2014
Last comment by Hmmmm, on Sep 2, 2014 at 6:17 pm | 5 comments | 922 Views

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Sports Park to be renamed for late Mayor Ken Mercer today

Pleasanton Sports Park will be renamed for the late Mayor Ken Mercer at a ceremony at 4 p.m. today. Read the full story...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 2, 2014 at 2:39 pm | 3 comments | 1310 Views
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