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Letters: Nimby Drive

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7114 posted Friday, June 4, 2010,...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2010
Last comment by Eric, on Jun 7, 2010 at 8:36 pm | 6 comments | 1333 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

'Planet Hero' Hunter Lovins to speak in Pleasanton tonight

Pleasanton's Committee on Energy and the Environment is hosting a talk by Hunter Lovins on "Energy Efficiency and Long-Term...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2010
Last comment by Gentle Harvester, on Jun 7, 2010 at 8:28 pm | 22 comments | 4760 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Happy Furlough Days!

Summer vacation starts early in Pleasanton. What a joke. Pay cuts do not equal time off from the job. You can slice it...

Original post made by Unpaid Furlough days = 5 day weekend on May. 27, 2010
Last comment by Nice but, on Jun 7, 2010 at 7:28 pm | 64 comments | 3269 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Castlewood management and union no closer to a deal

The stalemate between Castlewood Country Club and its locked-out workers continues despite another negotiation session yesterday. Read...

Original post made on May. 19, 2010
Last comment by Observer, on Jun 7, 2010 at 5:18 pm | 40 comments | 2948 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Are You In Favor of the Obama Admin "Reinventing" and Controlling Journalism in America?

Are you in favor of this??? This is exactly what they are seriously considering. FTC officials began a project in May...

Original post made by Surveyor on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by judy, on Jun 7, 2010 at 4:29 pm | 7 comments | 1205 Views

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6 FIREMEN LEISURELY SHOPPING

It's 10:30 in the morning and there are 6 firemen leisurely shopping at Safeway. Six! That means if they spent an hour that...

Original post made by Getting Hosed on May. 23, 2010
Last comment by bitsy, on Jun 7, 2010 at 12:03 pm | 52 comments | 3500 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

More Israeli slaughter of humanitarians

American tax dollars hard at work for Israel. The amount of money and weapons that the US government gives Israel every year...

Original post made by mark on May. 31, 2010
Last comment by Letsy, on Jun 7, 2010 at 11:54 am | 44 comments | 2439 Views

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Half price Liza tickets for Wente concert

Just a head's up to the thrifty folks in Pleasanton. Gold Star has half price tickets to Liza Minnelli at Wente. I...

Original post made by Thrifty on Jun. 7, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1275 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letters: Hikers unite!

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7080 posted Friday, May 28, 2010,...

Original post made on May. 31, 2010
Last comment by Paulette, on Jun 7, 2010 at 8:55 am | 17 comments | 1888 Views

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Guest Opinion: These community leaders urge a No vote on Measure D

The natural contours of our southeast hills are a priceless asset to our community. If we allow the hilltops to be graded,...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Jun 6, 2010 at 10:27 pm | 27 comments | 1714 Views

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Hostermann for D

Thank you for the story this week on Measure D and Mayor Hostermann's view on it. It is clear now which way I must vote....

Original post made by Mike on Jun. 5, 2010
Last comment by anonymous, on Jun 6, 2010 at 6:38 pm | 5 comments | 1272 Views

SPORTS

FOOTHILL WINS NCS VOLLEYBALL

Saturday night karma came full circle as Foothill beat Amador Valley in the NCS Volleyball Championship game. Where's the...

Original post made by Justice is served on May. 23, 2010
Last comment by A mom from Foothill, on Jun 6, 2010 at 10:37 am | 18 comments | 3545 Views

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SCHOOL SUPERFLUOUS SUPERINTENDENT

I can't for the life of me explain to my friends, family and neighbors why our school district keeps laying on expensive...

Original post made by MIGUEL on May. 12, 2010
Last comment by cna training, on Jun 5, 2010 at 11:49 pm | 7 comments | 1224 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

"The Lottery" - a must see movie

A must-see movie to further the dialogue on improving public education. Here is a review: (http://online.wsj.com/article_email/SB10001424052748704635204575242123324855474-lMyQjAxMT...

Original post made by Dark Corners of Town on Jun. 5, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 5, 2010 at 9:24 pm | 4 comments | 1344 Views

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Dead: 19. Injured: 60.

The author of this article states "Gaza is both the world’s largest open-air prison and the 21st century’s undeclared...

Original post made by mark on Jun. 1, 2010
Last comment by mark, on Jun 5, 2010 at 1:45 pm | 18 comments | 7435 Views

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Youth pastor Geoff Haskell loses fight with cancer

Geoffrey Edward Haskell, 35, died Friday in his Pleasanton home, surrounded by his family, after a 10-month fight against...

Original post made on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by Audrey Kaprielian, on Jun 5, 2010 at 11:12 am | 8 comments | 2375 Views

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Development on ridges - What???

I just watched the Council meeting on the local tv. There's the Yee property on the Pleasanton Ridge and they want to build...

Original post made by Daniel Webster, new resident, but learning on Jun. 3, 2010
Last comment by To Paul C, on Jun 4, 2010 at 10:48 pm | 4 comments | 1027 Views

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Five Former Mayors Yes On D

Opinion - Friday, May 28, 2010 Pleasanton's former mayors urge you to vote Yes on Measure D by Frank C. Brandes Jr.,...

Original post made by anonymous on May. 31, 2010
Last comment by Dan Doerr, on Jun 4, 2010 at 9:40 pm | 48 comments | 2644 Views

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Artists to Paint the Town tomorrow in downtown Pleasanton

Artists are taking over Pleasanton's downtown tomorrow for the second annual Paint the Town, sponsored by the Museum on Main,...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 4, 2010 at 7:34 pm | 4 comments | 1565 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Congressman Paul Ryan's "Roadmap for America" : This will retire the entire US debt

Please inform yourself regarding Paul Ryan's "Roadmap..." We must get America back on track and 180 degrees in the opposite...

Original post made by We Need This! on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 4, 2010 at 7:17 pm | 7 comments | 1371 Views
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State budget hinges on earnings of the 1 percent
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Admitted Early Action? Congratulations! And Next Steps
By Elizabeth LaScala | 1 comment | 294 views