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S.F supervisor drops plan to rename airport after Harvey Milk

A proposal to rename San Francisco International Airport after assassinated Supervisor Harvey Milk is being dropped by its...

Original post made on May. 8, 2013
Last comment by Dennis, on May 8, 2013 at 1:51 pm | 6 comments | 1155 Views

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Alamo man, 2 others arrested in regional workers' comp fraud

Three Bay Area residents were arrested Tuesday in connection with a $5 million dollar workers' compensation insurance fraud...

Original post made on May. 27, 2009
Last comment by Sunflower, on May 28, 2009 at 7:32 am | 2 comments | 1154 Views

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Schwarzenegger calls for release of journalists imprisoned by North Korea

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger Monday afternoon called for the release of two local journalists who were sentenced in North Korea...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2009
Last comment by Pleasanton resident, on Jun 10, 2009 at 8:01 pm | 11 comments | 1154 Views

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Gotcha!

Photos from the farmers' market in August. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=2438...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 19, 2009 at 9:27 pm | 2 comments | 1154 Views

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Pleasanton Housing Cap Struck Down

As reported in the SF Chronicle: http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2010/03/15/BABR1CG685.DTL&tsp=1 I...

Original post made by resident on Mar. 15, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 16, 2010 at 12:40 pm | 10 comments | 1154 Views

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Ribbon cutting at Valley Humane Society today

Valley Humane Society will host a ribbon cutting and ground breaking ceremony tonight at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 9, at...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by Karla, on Sep 9, 2010 at 2:10 pm | 4 comments | 1154 Views

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Bank and Fed Shenanigans

Make sure you read Hussmanís piece this morning (key section below). This should give you a better sense why the Fed is...

Original post made by GX on Oct. 24, 2011
Last comment by GX, on Oct 25, 2011 at 10:10 am | 6 comments | 1154 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Livermore Parcel tax - from 5 years to 10 years

Livermore passed a parcel tax measure in November 2004 at $120/parcel beginning July 2005. That parcel tax was renewed in...

Original post made by NO ON G on Apr. 26, 2009
Last comment by Jarvis Disciple, on Apr 26, 2009 at 4:04 pm | 2 comments | 1153 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Rules on Using Stimulus Funds Not Clear

Here's an exerpt from an article in today's San Jose Mercury News: "the $8 billion in federal stimulus funds for California...

Original post made by Sandy on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by Ptown resident, on May 15, 2009 at 12:53 pm | 4 comments | 1153 Views

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NCS may ban aluminum bats at local schools

The North Coast Section of the California Interscholastic Federation may consider banning metal baseball bats when it meets...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2010
Last comment by Baseball family, on May 6, 2010 at 2:41 pm | 9 comments | 1153 Views

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Oracle Trial Update: Google CEO tells jury, 'I think we did nothing wrong'

Google Inc. Chief Executive Officer Larry Page told a federal jury in a copyright trial in San Francisco Tuesday that "I...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2012
Last comment by marketer, on Apr 17, 2012 at 8:46 am | 1 comment | 1153 Views

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Palin Rebounds with New Correspondant's Job: Expected to Move Her Family to Lebanon

The Washington Post reports that Sarah Palin, recently jilted by Roger Ailes' Fox News, has signed a contract to be a commentator...

Original post made by Martin Douglas on Feb. 13, 2013
Last comment by Glen Rice, on Feb 14, 2013 at 1:30 pm | 5 comments | 1153 Views

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Obama Is Killing Americans: Republicans Raise Suspicions About Weather Triggering Device

(Post removed by Pleasanton Weekly staff because no source given for information posted.)...

Original post made by Vote for Liberty over Death on May. 22, 2013
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Glenn Beck and the 'Birthers,' equally unhinged

Originally posted: July 29, 2009 Glenn Beck and the 'Birthers,' equally unhinged Syndicated talk show host...

Original post made by Combs on Jul. 29, 2009
Last comment by Really, on Jul 30, 2009 at 12:16 am | 12 comments | 1152 Views

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2.1 earthquake hits near Oakland

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting that an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.1 struck in Alameda County near...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2009
Last comment by Mitch Thompson, on Aug 3, 2009 at 3:49 pm | 1 comment | 1152 Views

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Obama says he is not taxing me by fining me to have health insurance.....hmmmmmmmmmm

I voted for him but will never do it again. I do not have health insurance bechttp://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/us_health_care_overhaulause...

Original post made by Keith on Sep. 20, 2009
Last comment by poster boy, on Sep 21, 2009 at 10:08 am | 5 comments | 1152 Views

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Mobile park owner sues city for $29 million

The owner of the Vineyard Villa Mobile Home Park on Vineyard Avenue has filed a $29-million lawsuit against the city of Pleasanton...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 25, 2009 at 11:41 am | 13 comments | 1152 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Letter: Hacienda rezoning will be detriment to schools

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6320 posted Friday, October 30,...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2009
Last comment by Valium no prescription, on Dec 16, 2009 at 11:57 pm | 8 comments | 1152 Views

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Services Thursday for DeWitt Wilson, Pleasanton developer who died Monday

A funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Augustine Catholic Church for DeWitt (Dee) Wilson who died Monday...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2010
Last comment by Juli Stewart, on Jan 13, 2010 at 10:33 am | 2 comments | 1152 Views

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PUSD board accepts teachers union contract

While the school board approved a contract with the teachers' union Tuesday night, one that would save the district nearly...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2010
Last comment by Get smart, on Mar 2, 2010 at 7:10 am | 2 comments | 1152 Views
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