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SOUPY SALES DIES

It was a simple gag, but one that made Soupy Sales a household name: a pie in the face, or 20,000 pies, to be exact. That...

Original post made by Martin on Oct. 23, 2009
Last comment by Martin, on Oct 23, 2009 at 8:30 am | 1 comment | 994 Views

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How Industry Affects Legislation

"To understand how the pharmaceutical industry is helping to shape the nation’s health care policies, it helps to understand...

Original post made by Stacey on Oct. 26, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 28, 2009 at 9:12 am | 6 comments | 994 Views

AROUND TOWN

BART to cut 74 jobs, use federal funds to meet budget deficits

BART directors voted 6-3 Thursday to close the transit agency's $25 million budget deficit by cutting 74 positions and using...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2010
Last comment by Lucy, on Jan 29, 2010 at 9:37 pm | 2 comments | 994 Views

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Let'em Have It

Those that missed the One Bay Area workshops can make your feelings known on future growth/development in the Bay Area to...

Original post made by Bill on Feb. 9, 2012
There are no comments yet. 994 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Superintendent Ahmadi's Inappropriate Behavior

I was taken back by the blob posting of Tim Hunt that Superintendent Ahmadi was at the election party for Larson and Bowser...

Original post made by lll on Nov. 23, 2014
Last comment by NAACP, on Nov 24, 2014 at 8:09 pm | 4 comments | 994 Views

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Pope sincere?

The Pope recently stated: "I think of the immense suffering caused by the abuse of children, especially within the church...

Original post made by Concerned Former Catholic on Sep. 18, 2010
Last comment by Lourdes, on Sep 18, 2010 at 11:14 pm | 1 comment | 993 Views

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Know a good local doctor for adult ADHD?

Can anyone recommend a good local doctor (MD, not psycologist) who can treat/manage adult ADHD? ...

Original post made by Resident on Mar. 4, 2010
Last comment by LN, on Mar 5, 2010 at 6:03 pm | 4 comments | 993 Views

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Letters: Irresponsible approval

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7111 posted Friday, June 4, 2010,...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2010
Last comment by Philip Blank is a liar, on Jun 7, 2010 at 10:14 pm | 11 comments | 993 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Aiming high

Coaching a deaf basketball team is different from coaching a hearing team, says Debbie Ayres, who has coached college and...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2010
Last comment by suny, on Jun 19, 2010 at 10:11 am | 1 comment | 993 Views

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Museum drama on Pleasanton's advance from its rowdy days to modern times on tap tomorrow

The Museum On Main's Ed Kinney Lecture Series will present "From Brothels & Bar Rooms to the City of Planned Progress" at...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2010
Last comment by Patrick Hey, on Jul 17, 2010 at 3:59 am | 2 comments | 993 Views

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Calif. Business Exodus 'Explodes' in 1st Half – Total Doubles Entire Previous Year

I am in the process of assisting ANOTHER company in Calif. move (to conservative Texas). I lay the blame at the incredible...

Original post made by Sara on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by Fact, on Jul 30, 2010 at 10:08 pm | 5 comments | 993 Views

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Anyone know where to get a really good Napoleon

Looking for recommendations for bakeries that make Napoleons. Trying to plan ahead for Father's Day. ...

Original post made by TJ on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by Tracey, on May 15, 2012 at 6:14 am | 1 comment | 993 Views

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'Spare the Air' alert in effect in Pleasanton today

A "Spare the Air Alert" has been issued for today in the Bay Area, where the forecast is for unhealthy air. Read the full...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2014
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Nov 25, 2014 at 6:30 pm | 3 comments | 993 Views

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Zone 7 reminds Tri-Valley to 'stay the course' during drought

Due to high levels of water conservation in Zone 7 Water Agency's customer service area, the community is already in a position...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2015
Last comment by BobB, on Apr 18, 2015 at 6:56 pm | 3 comments | 993 Views

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Pet Co

As we approach Veterns day I wanted to point out a local establish who goes out of their way to not give a military discount...

Original post made by Mike on Oct. 6, 2009
Last comment by res, on Oct 8, 2009 at 2:15 pm | 6 comments | 992 Views

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Prop. 8 argument heads to federal court trial in January

A federal judge in San Francisco refused Wednesday to dismiss a lawsuit challenging Proposition 8, California's ban on same-sex...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by PToWN94566, on Oct 16, 2009 at 12:00 pm | 6 comments | 992 Views

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New emission rule to be delayed to avoid Port of Oakland work stoppage

Oakland Mayor Ron Dellums will join officials from state and local agencies and various trucking and community organizations...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2010
Last comment by Nick, on Jan 6, 2010 at 9:40 pm | 6 comments | 992 Views

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Jerry McNerney gives another payback to labor unions

The labor unions that operate Jerry McNerney's campaigns, staff Democrat HQ positions in DC, fund Jerry McNerney's election...

Original post made by jimf01 on Jul. 13, 2010
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Jul 15, 2010 at 8:40 am | 8 comments | 992 Views

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Pleasanton Weekly endorses McNerney for Congress

The Pleasanton Weekly today endorsed Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) for re-election on Nov. 2. McNerney is...

Original post made by Chet on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by just a citizen +fam, on Oct 15, 2010 at 8:02 pm | 3 comments | 992 Views

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Now THAT'S a pumpkin

Harkening to the call of the Half Moon Bay Pumpkin Festival, Quentin Martin, a freshman at Foothill High School, planted...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by Meghan, on Oct 18, 2010 at 12:35 pm | 5 comments | 992 Views
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"Swirling" to earn college credit
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 370 views

More Banks, More Billions, but Bupkes in the Brig. Rinse, repeat. (Part One)
By Tom Cushing | 7 comments | 359 views

Rails to Trails
By Roz Rogoff | 1 comment | 314 views