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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama's Campaign Promise Followup

Here is an interesting article from Fox News (I know, didn't I just say too many posts were from Fox?) about the Obama administration's...

Original post made by Stay Cool on Sep. 4, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Sep 4, 2009 at 7:30 pm | 3 comments | 1006 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Scientists emails exposing global warming conspiracy hacked

OK, what you have to understand about this story, despite the general lack of coverage and the media spin --> http://is.gd/51ZHL...

Original post made by jimf01 on Nov. 23, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 24, 2009 at 10:48 pm | 6 comments | 1006 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Supporters of same-sex marriage ordered to turn over campaign documents to Prop. 8 sponsors

The federal judge presiding over a San Francisco trial on Proposition 8 ordered Monday that two groups supporting same-sex...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2010
Last comment by Disgusted, on Mar 23, 2010 at 11:55 am | 6 comments | 1006 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Danville Police Department provides Danville Express with a record of its calls each week.

Why can't the Pleasanton Police Dept. provide the Pleasanton Weekly (Express) with a record of calls each week?...

Original post made by nancy s. on Jun. 26, 2010
Last comment by Can do, on Jun 28, 2010 at 1:04 pm | 4 comments | 1006 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Ground Zero Mosque Opponents Have a Lot of Work to Do (with link)

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/bob-cesca/ground-zero-mosque-oppone_b_685164.html By Bob Cesca If we take Sarah Palin,...

Original post made by Stern on Aug. 17, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1006 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

As vote count continues into Thanksgiving week, McNerney still leading Harmer by less than 1%

Votes in the protracted ballot count in the 11th Congressional District continued yesterday with only a slight increase in...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by Chet, on Nov 23, 2010 at 7:26 pm | 6 comments | 1006 Views

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Stoneridge Drive Status Report Request

Does any one know when the construction at the Stoneridge Drive and Santa Rita Blvd intersection is going to be finished....

Original post made by David on Sep. 19, 2013
Last comment by anon, on Sep 19, 2013 at 5:19 pm | 1 comment | 1006 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS STARTING THE SCHOOL YEAR IS MISMANAGEMENT

Inserting substitute teachers to start the school year at Walnut Grove is mismanagement. I subscribe to PUSD email for...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Aug. 23, 2014
There are no comments yet. 1006 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Judge orders Social Security notices for blind to be in Braille or on CDs

A federal judge in San Francisco yesterday ordered the U.S. Social Security Administration to send benefit notices to blind...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2009
Last comment by Grace, on Oct 21, 2009 at 8:53 pm | 3 comments | 1005 Views

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How Pleasanton Traffic Signals Make the City Green

Here's a bit of fancy... Jerry Brown says Pleasanton contributes to global warming because we have too many jobs compared...

Original post made by Stacey on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by T.H., on Nov 14, 2009 at 9:48 am | 1 comment | 1005 Views

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Wineries ready for Holidays in the Vineyards

For 10 hours this weekend, 38 wineries are rolling out their respective welcome mats for holiday cheer -- wine tasting and...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 5, 2009 at 3:31 pm | 2 comments | 1005 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

ObamaCare 2.0

The White House unveiled an outline of the proposed White House compromise between the House and Senate versions of ObamaCare....

Original post made by jimf01 on Feb. 22, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Feb 25, 2010 at 5:40 pm | 10 comments | 1005 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Garamendi's Family Could Not Vote For Him in CD-10 Either!

Why did the Pleasanton Weekly CENSOR my earlier posting, yet keep Chet's "CHEAP SHOT" at Harmer??? There will be BIG trouble...

Original post made by Margaret on Oct. 17, 2010
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Oct 17, 2010 at 7:02 pm | 4 comments | 1005 Views

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Meeting to plan how Pleasanton can 'get well together'

An organization called World Walk to Wellness, started by Pleasanton resident Ron Sutton, began in early January to hold...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2011
Last comment by S2, on Mar 13, 2011 at 3:44 pm | 2 comments | 1005 Views

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Pleasanton Weekly Holiday Fund

we have noticed that for a few years now the Senior Citizen Non Profit group has not been included in the Holiday Fund.....

Original post made by susie on Nov. 29, 2011
Last comment by Lugnut, on Dec 11, 2011 at 9:00 am | 1 comment | 1005 Views

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Gov. Brown - CalPERS is a Ponzt Scheme

"Brown was particularly bothered by a contention in a report by the California Public Employees’ Retirement System that...

Original post made by Arnold on Dec. 2, 2011
Last comment by watching pensions, on Dec 5, 2011 at 9:29 am | 3 comments | 1005 Views

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Read it and have lunch with Adrianne McDowell at Towne Center Books tomorrow

Author Adrianne McDowell will talk about her new book, "The Doctor and the Diva," at 11:30 a.m., Friday, Jan. 27 at Towne...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1005 Views

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Dirty Plastic

Do we need to clean out plastic containers before putting them in the recyclables bin? My Castro Valley friend said he's...

Original post made by Suzanne on Mar. 5, 2013
Last comment by nancy s., on Mar 6, 2013 at 2:42 pm | 3 comments | 1005 Views

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The Remaking of our Curbs - at what cost?

Will the PW please find out the cost of the major rework of sidewalks? For example, the extensive use of heavy machinery...

Original post made by Very Concerned on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by Tango, on Jul 21, 2009 at 1:24 pm | 1 comment | 1004 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

California legislature set to ban sales of plasma TV in state

Better get ready to vote out the loons before it is to late. California legislature is considering and will probably pass...

Original post made by poster boy on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by poster boy, on Oct 21, 2009 at 12:29 pm | 5 comments | 1004 Views
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The knives come out
By Roz Rogoff | 5 comments | 385 views

Taking SAT Subject Tests: Greater Flexibility or More Murkiness
By Elizabeth LaScala | 0 comments | 176 views