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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Another Calif Democrat Official Inflating their Pension? Shocking! (Not)

Now...after we heard about the outrageous salaries and pensions in Bell, CA (note the media conveniently did not mention...

Original post made by Ellen on Aug. 13, 2010
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AROUND TOWN

"Going To Market"

Poetry On Canvas is GOING TO MARKET with Fine Art Themes - "Market Day" New paintings, Originals by Local Artists at the...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Jul. 29, 2009
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Oakland airport ranked No. 1 for on-time arrivals

Oakland International Airport ranked No. 1 for on-time arrivals among all North American airports last year, according to...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2010
Last comment by Me, on Jan 12, 2010 at 3:03 pm | 2 comments | 1350 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

"Teachers are NOT being Laid Off"

From the Obama interview with Jim Leherer: Note: "The help that we've given to the Govenors alon: $144 BILLION- that...

Original post made by Obama on Jul. 21, 2009
Last comment by Unemployed, on Jul 22, 2009 at 8:22 am | 8 comments | 1349 Views

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Downtown parking limit extends to three hours beginning today

In a move to encourage shoppers to stay downtown longer, the city will extend the parking limit from two to three hours beginning...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2009
Last comment by 32yr pleasanton resident, on Aug 3, 2009 at 1:49 pm | 3 comments | 1349 Views

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Pleasanton Homes Sales July 2009

Regardless of what your thoughts may be on housing. Pleasanton home sales are showing strong numbers again. Detached home...

Original post made by Moxley on Aug. 6, 2009
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Safeway, Clorox plans for new jobs, development go to City Council tonight

The Pleasanton City Council, in its final meeting before the Nov. 2 municipal election, is expected to approve to measures...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2010
Last comment by Claudette, on Oct 19, 2010 at 10:20 am | 1 comment | 1349 Views

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Chinese dance: Classic to contemporary

The graceful dancers seem lighter than air as their limbs flow elegantly in this direction and that. They leap and swirl,...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 18, 2014 at 10:11 am | 7 comments | 1349 Views

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Letters: Residents weigh in on Lund Ranch

In the wake of the Pleasanton City Council voting 3-1 last week to endorse a project to add 43 upscale homes to Lund Ranch...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2016
Last comment by MsVic, on Jan 17, 2016 at 4:57 pm | 19 comments | 1349 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Valley Humane Society broke, may close

The Valley Humane Society, a 25-year-old nonprofit animal welfare organization that just moved into a new $1.3-million building,...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by Sam, on Jul 30, 2011 at 10:45 pm | 11 comments | 1349 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Air district issues second 'Spare the Air' alert

For the second day in a row, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District is asking residents to refrain from burning wood. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2011
Last comment by Air police, on Dec 9, 2011 at 7:41 am | 4 comments | 1349 Views

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State parks officials: budget cuts could mean park closures

California could be forced to close up to 100 state parks after last-minute line-item vetoes and other cuts in the state...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 31, 2009 at 4:32 pm | 3 comments | 1348 Views

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McKeehan now chair at community's own ValleyCare

Former Pleasanton City Manager Deborah McKeehan has been elected chairwoman of the ValleyCare Health System board of directors,...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by No kidding, on Aug 7, 2009 at 9:20 am | 2 comments | 1348 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Hundreds have a job thanks to Elissa Wolf

Elissa Wolf is a candidate recruiter for the Tri-Valley Community Foundation who wrapped up final interviews last week of...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2010
Last comment by Juan, on Aug 18, 2010 at 1:49 pm | 1 comment | 1348 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

What is Obama's strategy to get unemployment down?

Our President seems focused on everything other than the wars and the economy and really gets upset when his press is bad...

Original post made by poster boy on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by Sharon, on Oct 23, 2009 at 8:00 pm | 13 comments | 1347 Views

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Third time's a charm for Brown, Whitman at Dominican University

While it may not be any clearer who'll get the most votes for California's in November following their third and final debate...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2010
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:07 pm | 3 comments | 1347 Views

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Goodbye PW...

This will probably please the Pleasanton Weekly, and many democrat readers. This is my last post and I vow not to visit...

Original post made by Margaret on Oct. 17, 2010
Last comment by zenmonkman, on Oct 18, 2010 at 9:51 am | 7 comments | 1347 Views

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No. 100,000 on I-680 Express lane

Lab equipment technician Larry Uruquat of Pleasanton took the 100,000th trip on the new I-680 Express lane last month. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2011
Last comment by Bill, on Mar 2, 2011 at 2:31 pm | 4 comments | 1347 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

California universities are now courting out of staters and international students.

[This post was removed because it was only a story copied from another publication, in this case from the Roseville (Calif.)...

Original post made by We need to get out sh...t together and quick on Mar. 28, 2011
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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Redux of President Obama's speech

- Ignore that all previous stimulus bills have not worked to dig us out of this recession (that supposedly ended two years...

Original post made by This time will be different on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by Blossom, on Sep 9, 2011 at 4:25 pm | 18 comments | 1347 Views
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