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Words to live by

Responsiblity, self-discipline, compassion, honesty, respect and integrity are what many would agree are traits to live by....

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2009
Last comment by Cheryl Cook-Kallio, on Jun 27, 2009 at 3:09 pm | 2 comments | 1560 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Planners OK new Safeway 'Lifestyle' store near Fairgrounds

The Pleasanton Planning Commission gave its unanimous approval last week to plans by Safeway to build one of its new "Lifestyle"...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by Me, on Sep 3, 2010 at 3:57 pm | 9 comments | 1560 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton's move toward 'walkable' housing fits with what public prefers, survey shows

Americans favor walkable, mixed-use neighborhoods, with 56% of respondents preferring smart growth neighborhoods over ones...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2011
Last comment by Glenn Wohltmann, on Apr 11, 2011 at 12:35 pm | 4 comments | 1560 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police activity, Channel 5 and Channel 7 on East Angela Street

Does anyone know why the police have been on East Angela Street all afternoon and evening? The police tape is out, Channel's...

Original post made by Concerned Neighbor on Mar. 10, 2010
Last comment by Newswatcher, on Mar 10, 2010 at 10:09 pm | 2 comments | 1560 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

America's Greatest Danger...(from article in Czech Republic paper)

The following article summarizes my thoughts exactly. How do you change the mindset of people...like Janna and other leftists....

Original post made by Exactly on Jun. 3, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 9, 2010 at 4:22 pm | 4 comments | 1559 Views

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One-Third of Occupiers Were Spoiled Rich Kids from Elite Universities

According to a new study from sociologists at the City University of New York, more than a third of activists in the Occupy...

Original post made by Bather on Jan. 29, 2013
Last comment by whatsup, on Jan 31, 2013 at 7:52 pm | 6 comments | 1559 Views

AROUND TOWN

TRI-VALLEY RUMMAGE SALE ON SATURDAY

Tri-Valley YMCA Rummage Sale Fundraiser Mark your calendar and come shopping at the Y&G Rummage Sale on Saturday, September...

Original post made by Tri-Valley YMCA on Sep. 20, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1559 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

THE SOLUTION -- MEASURE H

Measure G was poorly marketed and badly written. Something closer to San Ramon's measure C would be more likely to win here....

Original post made by Russell on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Diana, on Jun 5, 2009 at 2:03 am | 13 comments | 1558 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McDonalds Hiring - What Percent Are Illegals?

(Post removed by Pleasanton Weekly Online staff as innuendo, hearsay or specific accusatory information unsupported by facts.)...

Original post made by Illegal Joe on Apr. 4, 2011
Last comment by Maria, on Apr 11, 2011 at 11:19 pm | 8 comments | 1558 Views

AROUND TOWN

Butterflies All Over Town

What is up with all the butterflies/moths flying all over town. I realize it is Spring time but don't recall a year with...

Original post made by Mark Mullaney on Mar. 31, 2009
Last comment by kickingit, on Apr 1, 2009 at 1:16 pm | 3 comments | 1558 Views

AROUND TOWN

No Fair Opening Day Parade? Is this true?

I'm not sure if this has been addressed on this forum already and if so I apologise for the repeat. I have heard from several...

Original post made by G on May. 18, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on May 18, 2009 at 7:32 pm | 1 comment | 1558 Views

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Didn't like robo call from Dave Miller

Miller is running a big town type campaign for our small town. Who'd he pay to record and send 'Vote 4 Me' calls to our...

Original post made by Ptownlife Voter on Apr. 22, 2013
Last comment by Walt, on Apr 25, 2013 at 9:36 pm | 10 comments | 1558 Views

SPORTS

Registration Now Open!

Come play the fastest game on 2 feet! Registration now open for spring 2014 lacrosse. www.pleasantonlacrosse.com...

Original post made by ptownlaxmom on Oct. 8, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1557 Views

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Brown seeks to merge personnel agencies, saving $5.8-million

Taking action to trim government bureaucracy and save California taxpayers millions of dollars, Gov. Edmund G. Brown, Jr....

Original post made on May. 11, 2011
Last comment by dublinmike, on May 11, 2011 at 11:09 pm | 7 comments | 1557 Views

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Pleasanton Chamber closing for holidays starting at noon today

The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce will close its offices starting at noon Friday and lasting through the holidays. The offices...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2012
Last comment by Merchant, on Dec 19, 2012 at 9:05 am | 2 comments | 1557 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

S.F. City College in danger of losing accreditation

Hundreds of City College of San Francisco students, faculty, staff and their supporters held a large rally in Civic Center...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2013
Last comment by Mike, on Mar 18, 2013 at 4:35 pm | 2 comments | 1557 Views

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Congressman McNerney in Afghanistan, meets with President Karzai

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) is in Afghanistan today meeting with President Karzai and military leaders. He...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2009
Last comment by Kelly, on Jan 15, 2010 at 2:24 am | 8 comments | 1556 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Revealing Video: Obamacare's Impact on Doctors

Fewer people will be able to afford the cost of medical schools and the ROI will be minimal if not negative. Obamacare...brought...

Original post made by on Jul. 5, 2010
Last comment by No union nurses wanted, on Jul 7, 2010 at 4:17 pm | 3 comments | 1556 Views

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Ranch 99 Market Stinks!!

I heard about the opening of the Ranch 99 Market, and went in the opening day. There was a horrible smell of moist fish tanks...

Original post made by Lee on Apr. 27, 2010
Last comment by letsgo, on Apr 29, 2010 at 11:21 pm | 20 comments | 1556 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County supervisors approve $6.5-million in funds to help NUMMI workers

The Alameda County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to spend $6.5 million for re-training and re-employment...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 1, 2010 at 10:03 pm | 9 comments | 1556 Views
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Does Applying to More Get You Through the Door? Why More Is Not Better in College Admissions
By Elizabeth LaScala | 1 comment | 566 views