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Where are the recyle containers at First Wednesday?

With the city forcing residents to recyle curbside, where are the recyle containers downtown during First Wednesday? I...

Original post made by Wanna be on Jul. 2, 2009
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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 | 1306 Views

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Loose chain on "Wacky Worm" ride injures 7 at Alameda County Fair

Five children and two adults suffered minor injuries at the Alameda County Fair in Pleasanton Thursday afternoon when the...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by SUE, on Jul 2, 2010 at 5:55 pm | 1 comment | 1306 Views

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Hundreds join in National Night Out festivities here

Hundreds turned out Tuesday night in 36 different Pleasanton neighborhoods for the city's annual participation in National...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2010
Last comment by Pro-Law, on Aug 6, 2010 at 12:30 pm | 2 comments | 1306 Views

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Museum honors Black History Month

The Museum on Main celebrates February as Black History Month in a special performance of "An Evening from A Grandmother's...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 4, 2013 at 9:12 pm | 10 comments | 1306 Views

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A Great Article on How the Free Market in Healthcare CAN (and DOES) Work

This is a great article on how the free enterprise system can -- and does -- work to solve a large portion of our healthcare...

Original post made by Annette on Aug. 12, 2009
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Setting The Example

I recently heard that Senators and Congressmen/women as well as Obama himself dodged the question of whether they would 'take...

Original post made by Political Moderate on Oct. 26, 2009
Last comment by Jeanne, on Oct 28, 2009 at 10:29 am | 19 comments | 1305 Views

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Pleasanton Weekly--The Change is for the Worse

The Pleasanton Weekly was much better before this odd change in format. Look at page 22 of the recent issue. You barely...

Original post made by Karen on May. 15, 2009
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Pleasanton Hotel

What on earth is a "Gastro Pub" It sounds like a bad intestinal bug. Some people said the color of the hotel was awful...

Original post made by Tango on Sep. 4, 2011
Last comment by Joe, on Sep 5, 2011 at 12:16 pm | 6 comments | 1305 Views

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URGENT NEED: KITTEN FOSTERS

The kittens are pouring in and we are in urgent need of additional kitten fosters. If you are interested, to learn more about...

Original post made by Jim Telfer on Jun. 8, 2013
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COMMENTS ON STORIES

Businesses encouraged to 'Spare the Air' with Great Race Challenge

The annual Spare the Air season has officially kicked off with four Spare the Air Days already declared by the Bay Area Air...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2009
Last comment by *Laughing At AT&T Trophy*, on Jun 21, 2009 at 9:20 am | 2 comments | 1305 Views

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Pleasanton attorney sues Oakland for misappropriating $20 million in tax funds

Marleen Sacks, a Pleasanton attorney who lives in Oakland, sued that city a second time yesterday, charging that it is continuing...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2010
Last comment by D W, on Mar 19, 2010 at 3:27 pm | 1 comment | 1305 Views

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Poizner speaks out against health care reform bill

Former New York Gov. George Pataki and Republican gubernatorial hopeful Steve Poizner held a news conference in San Francisco...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2010
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:29 pm | 9 comments | 1305 Views

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Pleasanton Weekly launches 2010 Holiday Fund

Five nonprofits have been selected as this year's recipients of the eighth annual Pleasanton Weekly Holiday Fund, the community-wide...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Nov 22, 2010 at 8:30 pm | 3 comments | 1305 Views

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Obama mortgage rescue bill

After months of trying to redo my loan and since contacting B of A, McNerney, and Dianne Feinstein I have still gotten no...

Original post made by Henry on Sep. 3, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Sep 4, 2009 at 8:16 pm | 3 comments | 1304 Views

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Democrats Sponsoring Bill for Defeat in Afghanistan...

It should come to no one's surprise that Democrats - the Party of Surrender -- are sponsoring HR3699 to withhold troop surge...

Original post made by not surprised on Oct. 5, 2009
Last comment by Stay Cool, on Oct 6, 2009 at 9:01 am | 16 comments | 1304 Views

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State unemployment drops to 12.3 percent in June

California's jobless rate continued to show very slight improvement in June, dropping another 0.1 percent to 12.3 percent,...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2010
Last comment by Real American, on Jul 21, 2010 at 9:59 pm | 5 comments | 1304 Views

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Alameda County Board of Supervisors Redistricting Decision

Well, no big surprises out of the meeting today regarding Alameda County supervisorial redistricting. The proposal going...

Original post made by Billie on Jun. 28, 2011
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Obama's Nanny State Nonsense in Food Labelling: "It's tyranny, pure and simple"

If the Food and Drug Administration gets its way, your trip to the grocery store could get a tad pricier. Supermarket...

Original post made by Fred Helmer on Feb. 8, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 8, 2013 at 6:46 pm | 1 comment | 1304 Views

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putting down people because of their political affiliation or any belief system is FUTILE!

Some of the post I read on this forum really make me embarrassed! We moved here from Palo Alto a few years ago and the...

Original post made by Lynn on Jul. 28, 2009
Last comment by m, on Jul 28, 2009 at 5:58 pm | 17 comments | 1304 Views
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