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Nob Hill and Hollywood Video closing...

With Nob Hill and Hollywood Video closing within the next month or so, this will really effect the look of the Santa Rita...

Original post made by East Sider on Feb. 6, 2010
Last comment by Pete, on Feb 6, 2010 at 7:25 pm | 5 comments | 1177 Views

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Torrico introduces legislation to place officers at high schools

California Assembly Majority Leader Alberto Torrico, whose district includes a portion of Pleasanton, this week introduced...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Feb 17, 2010 at 9:54 pm | 16 comments | 1177 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CORE fundraiser at 11 percent of its goal

It's taken less than a month for the Pleasanton Partnerships In Education Foundation to raise more than $116,000 to help...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2010
Last comment by Sandy Piderit, on Apr 23, 2010 at 4:24 am | 4 comments | 1177 Views

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Earth Day special: Recyclers at work

The best part about handling the recycling at Pleasanton Middle School is that it earns money for the school and is good...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2010
Last comment by Sandy Piderit, on Apr 22, 2010 at 8:50 am | 1 comment | 1177 Views

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Retirees leaving the state

Recently two of my neighbors have retired, sold their homes, and move out of state. I have lived on the same street since...

Original post made by Pati on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by Ferdie, on Oct 30, 2010 at 1:59 pm | 13 comments | 1177 Views

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Weekly forum is DEAD

Anyone notice after months of the publisher and editors being strong arms with the community on the forum, it's dead! Even...

Original post made by old soul on Nov. 26, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Dec 1, 2010 at 6:28 pm | 13 comments | 1177 Views

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California universities are now courting out of staters and international students.

[This post was removed because it was only a story copied from another publication, in this case from the Roseville (Calif.)...

Original post made by We need to get out sh...t together and quick on Mar. 28, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1177 Views

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Time Magazine: "Does the U.S. Constitution Still Matter?"

According to the Democrat Party, the answer is a resounding "NO!" Make no mistake, the Obama regime -- including McNerney...

Original post made by Sam on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 26, 2011 at 12:31 am | 1 comment | 1177 Views

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Today's another 'Spare the Air' day

Yule logs may have to go unburned this holiday weekend if cold, still weather conditions persist in Pleasanton and across...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2011
Last comment by Steve, on Dec 22, 2011 at 1:23 pm | 3 comments | 1177 Views

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Walmart market bid goes to city planners Monday

An overflow crowd is expected to jam the 227-seat Firehouse Arts Center on Monday night as the Planning Commission holds...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2012
Last comment by Never enough freedom, on Mar 19, 2012 at 8:26 pm | 13 comments | 1177 Views

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High density low income housing off of Martin Avenue

I received a notification in the mail about potential development of land east of Martin Avenue which the city owns. 235...

Original post made by Andreas on May. 14, 2013
Last comment by Livermoron, on May 18, 2013 at 10:08 am | 5 comments | 1177 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Vranesh, others testify at former principal's dismissal hearing

Earlier testimonies were refuted and the character of one witness was questioned during testimony Monday at former Walnut...

Original post made on May. 2, 2015
Last comment by Ann O'Neal is correct, on May 2, 2015 at 5:38 pm | 3 comments | 1177 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1176 Views

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Biden: "This is an example of your future!" (He was Right!)

Biden's symbol of the stimulus funds lays off employees. (Read below) Joe Biden was certainly right! Biden stated "This...

Original post made by Biden was Right on Sep. 12, 2009
Last comment by Bob, on Sep 14, 2009 at 11:19 am | 4 comments | 1176 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 | 1176 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

On losing two remarkable friends

Two highly regarded community leaders died last week, a loss to their families and the city they loved. Jackie Barnett, who...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by Nicki (Seery) Miller, on Nov 4, 2009 at 11:57 am | 2 comments | 1176 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 | 1176 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Snowpack at 143% of normal but state says it can only delivery 30% to us

The Sierra Nevada snowpack's water content is well above average but the amount of water that will be delivered to farms...

Original post made on May. 2, 2010
Last comment by Dave Ferguson, on May 4, 2010 at 2:20 pm | 16 comments | 1176 Views

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Example of McNerney's Health Mandate on Us: "Man Sews Up Own Leg After ER Wait"

It coming to Pleasanton...and the rest of America, thanks to Obama and McNerney voters. Article >>> http://newsbusters.org/blogs/tim-graham/2010/08/07/socialist-paradise-news-ma...

Original post made by Can\\\'t Wait for ObamaCare on Aug. 8, 2010
Last comment by IMHO, on Aug 9, 2010 at 8:49 pm | 22 comments | 1176 Views

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Spiller sworn in as new Pleasanton police chief

An overflow crowd gathered at Pleasanton's City Council chamber Monday to welcome the city's new chief of police, Dave Spiller. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2011
Last comment by once more, on Jun 29, 2011 at 10:00 pm | 3 comments | 1176 Views
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More Banks, More Billions, but Bupkes in the Brig. Rinse, repeat. (Part One)
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Rails to Trails
By Roz Rogoff | 1 comment | 342 views