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John Madden retires, coming home to Pleasanton

Famed sportscaster and football coach John Madden will soon be coming home to Pleasanton to stay after his announcement Thursday...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by PaintCan, on Oct 14, 2009 at 12:04 pm | 6 comments | 2158 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Healing Therapies Foundation provides financial aid to cancer patients

Sandra Wing knows firsthand the benefits healing therapies have on cancer patients. In just a few short weeks, she'll be...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by Ricko, on Oct 14, 2009 at 10:26 am | 5 comments | 1410 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

On Obama's intent to dramatically decrease charitable giving...

As I read Jeb's article on the wonderful Healing Therapies Foundation, I couldn't help to wonder how this organization and...

Original post made by ! on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by Opaque, on Oct 14, 2009 at 10:04 am | 26 comments | 1934 Views

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Sobering PwC Report on Obama's Healthcare Reform...Key Findings

Brace yourself. Here are the Key Findings of the PriceWaterhouseCoopers report (Oct. '09) entitled "Potential Impact of...

Original post made by ! on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by Michael, on Oct 14, 2009 at 6:33 am | 10 comments | 1689 Views

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Obama the con man in Chief!

I wonder if Obamba a con man or just incompetent. But I know one thing for sure.............Stay Cool, Poster Boy, or Stacey...

Original post made by Michael on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by Stay Cool, on Oct 14, 2009 at 6:11 am | 22 comments | 1296 Views

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PART OF HISTORY YOU WERE NEVER TOLD

A true account of history regarding the power of the Bankers and the death of the Presidents that stood against them. A must...

Original post made by mark on Oct. 10, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Oct 14, 2009 at 2:23 am | 5 comments | 1169 Views

AROUND TOWN

Manager use City Secretarys as Babysitters at City Hall

Even though he makes $150000 a year, plus a car allowaence, a manager at City Hall makes his secretarys babysit his daughter...

Original post made by WhistleBlower on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Oct 13, 2009 at 4:59 pm | 9 comments | 1183 Views

AROUND TOWN

Severe storm warnings for parts of Bay Area, but with less local impact

Although rain showers are expected to remain steady but light in Pleasanton and the Tri-Valley, other parts of the Bay Area...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 13, 2009 at 4:07 pm | 4 comments | 1347 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Why are Monsanto Insiders Now Appointed to Protect Your Food Safety?

By Dr. Mercola As I write this I am in Washington DC for the International Vaccine Conference and I just did a 12 hour...

Original post made by mark on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by John, on Oct 13, 2009 at 2:11 pm | 1 comment | 1107 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Great Water Polo match, AV vs. FHS: With a catch . . .

Tonight there was a great boys Water Polo match between Amador and Foothill. Amador went out to a lead of five goals at...

Original post made by Get the facts on Oct. 6, 2009
Last comment by Chico AV Alum, on Oct 13, 2009 at 2:08 pm | 33 comments | 1956 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Home sweet home

There is no denying that John Madden's resume is certainly extensive, very impressive and speaks volumes to the success he's...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by Janet Pelletier, on Oct 13, 2009 at 9:47 am | 47 comments | 1725 Views

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Feinstein thinks not sending troops is putting our young men and women in jeopardy!

Looks like our weak in the knees President is now being pressured by members of his own party. Maybe he should get a poll...

Original post made by Michael on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Oct 13, 2009 at 1:47 am | 5 comments | 1128 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letter: Rising water rates baffling

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6249 posted Friday, October 9,...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by Tango, on Oct 13, 2009 at 12:55 am | 7 comments | 1540 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

What Happened Sunday morning on Vineyard by Amador Court

There was firetrucks, police, ambulances..and men in white suits with masks on the court next to Amador Court on Vineyard..Does...

Original post made by Ben on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by vv neighbor, on Oct 12, 2009 at 9:12 pm | 1 comment | 1988 Views

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Nobel Peace Prize for Obama

Is Barack Obama receiving the Nobel Peace Prize a joke or simply the Nobel Prize Committee showing their Socialist politics?...

Original post made by Jesse D. on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by Jimmy, on Oct 12, 2009 at 2:35 pm | 44 comments | 2201 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

MOVIE REVIEW - JULIA vs. JULIA

MOVIE REVIEW - JULIA vs. JULIA Last night was Date Night, so I took Mrs. Kendall to the movies, to see a chick-flick. I...

Original post made by DoUgLaS kEnDaLl on Oct. 3, 2009
Last comment by AVHS Dad, on Oct 12, 2009 at 12:35 pm | 2 comments | 3872 Views

AROUND TOWN

Injured Child at Sportspark on Saturday

Does anyone know how the child is doing that had to be airlifted out of the sports park on Saturday afternoon? It happened...

Original post made by Jersey on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 12, 2009 at 12:26 pm | 1 comment | 1176 Views

AROUND TOWN

East Angela Street fire

Well, the 1st anniversary of this headline making event will soon be upon us with all the mystery still intact. The burned...

Original post made by Olfthful on Oct. 12, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1210 Views

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Govenor signs 226 bills despite massive veto threats

Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has signed 226 bills and vetoed eight, despite threats he would veto hundreds of outstanding...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by local resident, on Oct 12, 2009 at 8:52 am | 1 comment | 1324 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD Board of Trustees Meeting Oct 13 7:00 pm

Agenda items include: - Changing the Superintendent's contract to add an option to receive an annual $10,000 fringe benefit...

Original post made by Dark Corners of Town on Oct. 11, 2009
Last comment by Dark Corners of Town, on Oct 12, 2009 at 8:18 am | 4 comments | 1489 Views
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