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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 | 1949 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 | 1794 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 | 1303 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 | 3648 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 | 1261 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 | 1379 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

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 | 7479 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 | 2433 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 | 1041 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 | 2747 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 | 1689 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 | 1405 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

View from the top

The view from the top of Pleasanton's southeast hills is magnificent. Down below to the north is the 215-acre Kottinger Ranch...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Jerry, on Jun 4, 2010 at 6:43 pm | 5 comments | 1506 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Brownies chip in cookie proceeds to CORE

If you bought a box of cookies from the Vintage Hills Brownies this year, you helped support the Community OutReach for Education...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2010
Last comment by Holly Sanders, on Jun 4, 2010 at 1:51 pm | 4 comments | 1836 Views

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Any Castlewood Lockout Updates? Are union members still marching?

I haven't seen any updates for weeks so was wondering if Castlewood took those poor innocent workers back....

Original post made by Clueless on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 4, 2010 at 11:44 am | 1 comment | 1376 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Don't be fooled. Obama is smiling that this oil crisis has occurred...

This oil crisis plays right into the hands of Obama. The more we (i.e. Americans) are desperate, the more this benefits...

Original post made by Don\'t be fooled on Jun. 2, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 4, 2010 at 10:27 am | 13 comments | 1254 Views

RESTAURANTS

Pastas.....ick :(

We ate at Pasta's in downtown last night - giving it a second chance after the slow service we received about a month ago....

Original post made by Janie on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by Shamus, on Jun 4, 2010 at 10:05 am | 12 comments | 3242 Views

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Ms. Measure D

Whether with her or not on the issues she supports, former Councilwoman Kay Ayala is a force to be reckoned with in Pleasanton...

Original post made on May. 14, 2010
Last comment by Daniel R., on Jun 3, 2010 at 10:30 pm | 20 comments | 2245 Views

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ACE trains stopped for training exercise cause concerns

If you saw the police and firefighters on the ACE (Altamont Commuter Express) trains Tuesday morning -- don't worry, it's...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2010
Last comment by Henry, on Jun 3, 2010 at 10:30 pm | 3 comments | 1451 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Senior BBC Mideast Correspondent: "Here's what may have REALLY happened on 9/11"

truthjihad.com | May 26, 2010 Breaking his self-imposed rule against talking about 9/11, former Senior BBC Mideast...

Original post made by mark on Jun. 1, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 3, 2010 at 9:01 pm | 3 comments | 1167 Views
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