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Now BART riders can talk under the Bay

BART riders can now enjoy wireless access for mobile phones and other devices as they pass underneath the Bay in the Transbay...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 24, 2009 at 3:46 pm | 4 comments | 892 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

State Assembly to consider tougher law on violent crime reporting

A bill that would require witnesses to report violent crimes to law enforcement regardless of the victim's age has passed...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2010
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jan 27, 2010 at 10:33 am | 1 comment | 892 Views

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MODERN MONEY MECHANICS

Introduction The purpose of this booklet is to describe the basic process of money creation in a "fractional reserve"...

Original post made by mark on Jun. 8, 2010
Last comment by Keller, on Jun 9, 2010 at 7:07 pm | 14 comments | 892 Views

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Safeway enlists eclectic mix of local celebs for fundraiser

Take an Elvis impersonator, add one congressman, a local mayor, three cheerleaders, a high school mascot, a principal, a...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by Big Poppa, on Jun 25, 2010 at 7:38 pm | 4 comments | 892 Views

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Letters: Candidate funding

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7447 posted Friday, October 1,...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by A Neighbor, on Oct 2, 2010 at 10:31 pm | 4 comments | 892 Views

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Neighbors protest proposed cell phone tower

Searching for better reception for its clients, Verizon Wireless hopes to install a 65-foot tower disguised as a pine tree...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by Me Too, on Oct 6, 2010 at 4:08 pm | 2 comments | 892 Views

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Pleasanton City Council meeting cancelled for tonight

The Pleasanton City Council has cancelled its meeting for tonight (April 5). The next council meeting will be held starting...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2011
Last comment by Refvise, on Apr 5, 2011 at 2:22 pm | 1 comment | 892 Views

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Local labs sponsoring 'Expanding your horizons' conference today

The 34th annual Tri-Valley Expanding Your Horizons Conference is being held today in the Las Positas College Gymnasium, 3000...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2013
Last comment by A Neighbor, on Mar 2, 2013 at 11:37 am | 2 comments | 892 Views

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Health care status quo would be disaster for middle class

By House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) Washington, DC — How’s this for a health care plan? It will make your premiums...

Original post made by Sal on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by P-Towner, on Jul 27, 2009 at 1:47 pm | 1 comment | 891 Views

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Construction spending rises unexpectedly

WASHINGTON – Construction spending rose for the second time in three months in June as residential building increased and...

Original post made by ralph on Aug. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 891 Views

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The Pleasanton Weekly Troll

There is a person in our fair community that has decided to take over the PWTF for personal reasons - most likely a need...

Original post made by DSM-IV on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Billie, on Aug 11, 2009 at 11:45 am | 1 comment | 891 Views

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Healthy Families to BOOT 670,000 Children

Unless you have lost a job that has not been replaced and are struggling on one or NO income, this would be of no interest...

Original post made by Unemployed on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by Linda, on Aug 13, 2009 at 9:28 pm | 8 comments | 891 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 | 891 Views

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Contrast of 2 ads: "Morning in America" under Reagan and "Mourning in America" under Obama (and McNerney)

Two contrasting and very powerful ads present a pretty clear picture of where we have been under Reagan and where we are...

Original post made by Jeff on Sep. 22, 2010
Last comment by Mourning, on Sep 26, 2010 at 4:24 pm | 3 comments | 891 Views

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Valley Humane Society broke, may close

The Valley Humane Society, a 25-year-old nonprofit animal welfare organization that just moved into a new $1.3-million building,...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by Sam, on Jul 30, 2011 at 10:45 pm | 11 comments | 891 Views

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Survivor's stories

While the bulk of people who attempt suicide are suffering from depression or another treatable mental illness -- 90 percent,...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2013
Last comment by Me Too, on Apr 26, 2013 at 10:07 pm | 1 comment | 891 Views

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Pleasanton Council to discuss proposed employee union contract at meeting tonight

"Pleasanton Council to discuss proposed employee union contract at meeting tonight by Jeb Bing Pleasanton Weekly Staff...

Original post made by J.Q.P. on May. 21, 2013
Last comment by Arnold, on May 21, 2013 at 10:37 pm | 6 comments | 891 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

More Questions Than Answers.

The other day in the Bay Area News Group reported on the Lancaster Vs City of pleasanton case. City Attourney Jonathan Lowell...

Original post made by Watchman on Sep. 27, 2013
Last comment by Record, on Sep 30, 2013 at 8:10 am | 6 comments | 891 Views

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McKeehan now chair at community's own ValleyCare

Former Pleasanton City Manager Deborah McKeehan has been elected chairwoman of the ValleyCare Health System board of directors,...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by No kidding, on Aug 7, 2009 at 9:20 am | 2 comments | 890 Views

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Show time!

Some people may believe that "life is a cabaret," but for Shawn Ryan that saying is his reality. Ryan, 28, a former Pleasanton...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by His_wife33, on Oct 10, 2009 at 9:21 am | 3 comments | 890 Views
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