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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Four more months! Four more months!

Four months from today, the voters will be going to the polls. Things are not looking godd for the incumbent President. 8.2%...

Original post made by jimf01 on Jul. 6, 2012
Last comment by A free man, on Jul 11, 2012 at 8:08 am | 41 comments | 1444 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

News digest

<B>July 4th fireworks Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=9416 posted Friday, May...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2012
Last comment by Livermore Fireworks Committee, on Jul 10, 2012 at 2:46 pm | 7 comments | 1083 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pension Reform Dead - HSR approved -State Broke

CalPERS has just ended their fiscal year losing 10 billion dollars while projecting they would earn 18.6 billion, for a net...

Original post made by Arnold on Jul. 7, 2012
Last comment by M, on Jul 10, 2012 at 11:32 am | 42 comments | 2115 Views

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'Kabaret for Kids' scheduled for July 25

Described as "always entertaining, always innovative, and always memorable," world renowned cabaret and theater star Samantha...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2012
Last comment by Jane Onojafe, on Jul 10, 2012 at 9:41 am | 1 comment | 1028 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Article: "China's (High Speed) Train Wreck"

So Democrats...are you happy now that your newest "big govt" project was passed? (Nevermind that it will likely push this...

Original post made by Conductor Jerry on Jul. 6, 2012
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Jul 9, 2012 at 1:52 pm | 21 comments | 1590 Views

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Sunol rancher is home on the range

Rancher Tim Koopmann, whose projects earned him the 2011 California Leopold Conservation Award, recently led a tour of his...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2012
Last comment by Rick Pickering, on Jul 9, 2012 at 11:14 am | 2 comments | 1486 Views

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Am I the only one bothered about no news on the 3 recent deaths in Pleasanton?

I was driving home on Dublin Canyon road today to avoid 580 traffic and I couldn't help but think of the girl found in the...

Original post made by Lisa on Jul. 2, 2012
Last comment by Sam, on Jul 8, 2012 at 10:13 pm | 9 comments | 1093 Views

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Jockey killed in horse race at Alameda County Fair

A 33-year-old jockey was thrown from his horse and killed in the final race of the day yesterday at the Alameda County Fair. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2012
Last comment by Not again??, on Jul 8, 2012 at 9:29 pm | 11 comments | 1347 Views

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wate water treatment facility in pleasanton

We are in the process of getting a home in knollbrook drive. I am a little bit concerned about being too close to the waste...

Original post made by John on Jul. 4, 2012
Last comment by Real Estate Agent- not necessarily a "Realtor", on Jul 8, 2012 at 11:13 am | 5 comments | 1711 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

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 | 1363 Views

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Tuesday afternoon fire, power failure in Pleasanton blamed on bird

Electric power was cut to hundreds of residents in southwest Pleasanton Tuesday afternoon after a bird caused a series of...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2012
Last comment by Andrew Heller, on Jul 6, 2012 at 11:44 pm | 1 comment | 866 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD Board Candidates

OK all you arm-chair quarterbacks, there are 3 seats up for election on the school district board. Who is willing to jump...

Original post made by Marie on Jul. 4, 2012
Last comment by T. R. Ollman, on Jul 6, 2012 at 5:07 pm | 40 comments | 2201 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Tri-Valley Foundation vacates headquarters on Stoneridge Drive

The doors to the Tri-Valley Community Foundation (TVCF) have been locked for more than a week now, and although the lights...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2012
Last comment by Oversight, on Jul 6, 2012 at 5:02 pm | 6 comments | 1393 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Helicopter Overhead

Anyone know what's going on? There's a helicopter buzzing back and forth over Vintage Hills. Can't see it, but it's been...

Original post made by Just Wondering on Jul. 5, 2012
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Jul 6, 2012 at 2:26 pm | 9 comments | 1246 Views

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Santa Clara jury acquited the victim abuse case

The Atty General in PA, after the Sandusky fiasco, said from now on the victims/children will be heard. Today the Santa...

Original post made by Watcher on Jul. 5, 2012
There are no comments yet. 869 Views

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Top 10 Reasons to Vote for Obama

1. He has a nice voice. 2. He hands out free stuff. 3. He killed OBL (as if any other President - except Clinton - wouldn't) 4....

Original post made by Yes We Can on Jul. 2, 2012
Last comment by Yes We Can, on Jul 5, 2012 at 6:27 pm | 6 comments | 1074 Views

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Tri-Valley Foundation vacates headquarters on Stoneridge Drive

The doors to the Tri-Valley Community Foundation have been locked for more than a week now, and although the lights are on,...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2012
Last comment by Randy Block, on Jul 5, 2012 at 6:10 pm | 1 comment | 1050 Views

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Hundreds turn out for Pleasanton's Independence Day celebration

Hundreds turned Wednesday for the Fourth of July picnic in Lions Wayside Community Park to listen to patriotic music played...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2012
Last comment by b, on Jul 5, 2012 at 5:51 pm | 6 comments | 1098 Views

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'Art, Critique and Coffee' on Fridays

Art, Critique and Coffee (ACC) is where artists gather and review their latest work, from 10 a.m.-noon, every Friday until...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2011
Last comment by Steve, on Jul 5, 2012 at 12:31 pm | 8 comments | 1151 Views

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Sutter Health nurses stage one day strike at 7 hospitals

Several thousand Bay Area Sutter Health registered nurses at seven hospitals participated in a one-day strike Tuesday to...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Mittens, on Jul 5, 2012 at 12:27 pm | 4 comments | 1011 Views
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Moneyball, the Sequel: Billy Beane for President!
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Spedowfski Announces run for Livermore City Council
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Planning the "Pleasanton way"
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Take Full Advantage of Free Standardized Testing Opportunities
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