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SCHOOLS & KIDS

CTA unanimously denounces the Vergara vs. CA lawsuit

In late March the delegates from the California Teachers' Association (that's "teachers' union" to you non-teachers, one...

Original post made by Registered Joe on Apr. 25, 2014
Last comment by The Rest of the Bunch are Good Apples, on Apr 28, 2014 at 1:41 pm | 9 comments | 1008 Views

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Answers for the Mortgage Crisis meltdown

The mortgage crisis meltdown is what started the collapse of the financial systems so the next time you go to cast your vote...

Original post made by Chris Mack on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by Too Funny, on Aug 10, 2009 at 10:44 pm | 1 comment | 1007 Views

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Rep. McNerney - we're still watching you

This is just a reminder to Rep. Jerry McNerney. We've still got our eyes on you. We haven't forgotten how you let ACORN steal...

Original post made by poster boy on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by Emily, on Oct 20, 2009 at 11:40 am | 14 comments | 1007 Views

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Chinese candy recalled due to high lead levels

The California Department of Public Health has warned consumers not to eat an imported Chinese candy called Jigong Chayote...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2009
Last comment by Terri, on Nov 2, 2009 at 10:54 pm | 10 comments | 1007 Views

AROUND TOWN

Electronic Recycling

Hi, Anyone know where e-waste can be recycled in the near future? I have an old CD player to dump. Thank you....

Original post made by Vintage Resident on Jun. 23, 2010
Last comment by Also, on Jun 25, 2010 at 5:01 pm | 3 comments | 1007 Views

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See 'Holiday Shorts: A Long Winter's Tale' on stage

Creatures of Impulse will stage "Holiday Shorts: A Long Winter's Tale" and audience interaction during the first act will...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2010
Last comment by Caitlin, on Dec 2, 2010 at 10:31 pm | 3 comments | 1007 Views

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Breakfast with friends at the Hometown Pancake Day

Pancakes, sausages, orange juice and coffee in a beautiful park with lots of friends. What better way to start a Saturday?...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2011
Last comment by Tara, on Jun 3, 2011 at 12:43 pm | 1 comment | 1007 Views

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A corporation Jerry McNerney can work with

CEO of Government, er General Motors Dan Akerson is now in favor of an immediate gasoline tax increase of up to $1 per gallon...

Original post made by jimf01 on Jun. 8, 2011
Last comment by jimf01, on Jun 10, 2011 at 9:13 am | 4 comments | 1007 Views

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Happy 100th birthday, Daisy

Daisy Roberson, who turned 100 years old today, remembers growing up on a farm in Kansas with her six brothers and four sisters....

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2011
Last comment by Ed Buliavac, on Sep 25, 2011 at 4:03 am | 4 comments | 1007 Views

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Peters Avenue house to be recognized

The Pleasanton Heritage Association is giving its first Architectural Heritage Award for New Construction to Emil and Marjorie...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1007 Views

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Is this in our future too?

An interesting story regarding pension and compensation costs leading to bankruptcy. http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/11/13/us-bernardino-bankrupt-idUSBRE8AC0HP20121113...

Original post made by Resident on Nov. 14, 2012
Last comment by Sonny, on Nov 17, 2012 at 9:08 pm | 11 comments | 1007 Views

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Governor Brown signs drought legislation

As California grapples with the driest period in its history, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. Friday signed legislation to assist...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2014
Last comment by Kevin, on Mar 10, 2014 at 12:45 pm | 1 comment | 1007 Views

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Have you seen the life-size sculptures yet?

Pleasanton is hosting an interactive art exhibit by internationally known sculptor J. Seward Johnson to sidewalk locations...

Original post made on May. 3, 2010
Last comment by Qwerty, on May 4, 2010 at 1:36 pm | 6 comments | 1006 Views

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Lawyer who specializes in suing businesses elected president of California attorney regulatory agency

A San Francisco lawyer who specializes in business litigation has been elected president of the State Bar of California for...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2010
Last comment by Jerry, on Jul 28, 2010 at 9:35 pm | 4 comments | 1006 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton schools perform well in state testing

Pleasanton schools did well on the state's Academic Performance Index (API) tests, but some areas still need work, according...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by angela reiswig, on Sep 17, 2010 at 5:30 pm | 1 comment | 1006 Views

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Anyone have a Cabaret review?

Cabaret started at the Firehouse last weekend. Anyone have any comments on the show? ...

Original post made by Tim on Jan. 24, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1006 Views

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Why doesn't Dolores have a BLOG?

Dear Jeb, Neighborhoods from Walnut Creek to Sunol have been interested in more content authored by Dolores Fox Ciardelli....

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Jan. 30, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1006 Views

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City hosting grand opening celebration for Bernal Park Saturday

The city will host a grand opening celebration Saturday for the Bernal Community Park. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=2553...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by Karen, on Sep 13, 2009 at 1:01 pm | 2 comments | 1005 Views

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Hosterman named co-chair of U.S. Mayors' Conference water council

Mayor Jennifer Hosterman has been appointed to serve as the co-chair of the Mayors Water Council for the U.S. Conference...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Sep 29, 2009 at 2:04 am | 6 comments | 1005 Views

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Federal funds in question for BART's proposed Coliseum connector

BART's plan to build an elevated rail connector between its Coliseum station and the Oakland International Airport has a...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2010
Last comment by GO, on Jan 28, 2010 at 12:44 am | 2 comments | 1005 Views
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