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Clutterless Self Help Group meets on Mondays

Overwhelmed by clutter? Learn how to deal with it by attending this support group, which meets from 7-8:30 p.m., every Monday,...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2011
Last comment by ClutterLess Meets Tonight, on Apr 18, 2011 at 11:09 am | 1 comment | 1521 Views

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10 years later: Pleasanton reflects on the day that changed America

The young dad at his parent-teacher conference in upstate New York six weeks after Sept. 11, 2001, suddenly looked at his...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Sep 13, 2011 at 8:12 pm | 19 comments | 1521 Views

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Special school board meeting tonight to hear about search for new superintendent

Pleasanton's school board will hold a public meeting tonight to hear an update from a consulting firm it hired to search...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2015
Last comment by getitright, on Dec 18, 2015 at 11:16 pm | 3 comments | 1521 Views

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Leukemia survivor holding 3rd swimathon Sunday to help other young patients

A fundraiser promoted by 14-year-old leukemia survivor Sarah Banholzer will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2016
Last comment by JATIN, on Apr 7, 2016 at 6:59 pm | 1 comment | 1521 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

BARTD Transportation Permanent Tax NOT good, NOT Fair

Tim Hunt's article on the Transportation Taxes (which is closed for comment) points out we already pay one-half-cent surcharge...

Original post made by Taxed already on Jan. 30, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1521 Views

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Jamie Oliver's "Food Revolution" hits home

Has anyone watched the new TV show Jamie Oliver's "Food Revolutation"? It started two weeks ago and I would say that...

Original post made by Kasey Hillier on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by Tango, on Apr 6, 2010 at 4:41 pm | 15 comments | 1520 Views

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Please Vaccinate your Children

There should not be a measles outbreak in the US in 2015. So sad. Hope it doesn't spread to Pleasanton....

Original post made by BobB on Jan. 22, 2015
Last comment by Me Too, on Feb 8, 2015 at 10:28 pm | 18 comments | 1520 Views

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Another Good Guy Gary Winter at Fairground on May 30-31

An Acrtive Accomplished Artist, Gary has created Art Works for: President Reagan - President Carter - MOMA New York- Ripley’s...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on May. 19, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1520 Views

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Harvest Festival opens tomorrow at Fairgrounds

The Pleasanton Harvest Festival opens tomorrow at the Alameda County Fairgrounds for a three-day run. Read the full story...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Gary Palmatier, on Sep 17, 2010 at 1:19 pm | 2 comments | 1520 Views

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Tri-Valley veteran journalist Tim Hunt to start blog Jan. 3

Tim Hunt will begin blogging Jan. 3 at PleasantonWeekly.com. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=8954...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2011
Last comment by Marvin, on Jan 4, 2012 at 3:23 pm | 7 comments | 1520 Views

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No rate increase anticipated for Zone 7 customers until 2014

Zone 7 water users won't see a rate hike until 2014, thanks to ongoing cost-cutting measures from the water agency. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2012
Last comment by Zone 7 and beyond, on Oct 27, 2012 at 2:11 am | 1 comment | 1520 Views

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Bicyclist hit on Greenwood Near HPMS.

Last night I came upon an accident on Greenwood at about 5:30 pm. I saw a helmet on the ground and a bicycle twisted up...

Original post made by Observer on Dec. 10, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1520 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

AVHS 2nd in We The People Nationals

Great job to the team and coaches... https://twitter.com/CivicEducation ...

Original post made by AvFan on Apr. 29, 2013
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Climate change report calls for 23-member panel to focus on possible dangers

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger joined other political and business leaders on San Francisco's Treasure Island Wednesday morning...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 6, 2009 at 4:52 pm | 8 comments | 1519 Views

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Economic report shows UCSF now 5th largest employer in Bay Area

An economic impact report released Friday morning indicates that the University of California in San Francisco has tripled...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2010
Last comment by Dave, on Jun 14, 2010 at 8:26 am | 4 comments | 1519 Views

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Park district get active! Teen art contest

The East Bay Regional Park District invites creative teens to enter the District's first Get Active! Youth Art Contest, now...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by Fair Fun, on May 14, 2012 at 12:46 pm | 1 comment | 1519 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Sign of the times

Some Amador Valley High school students became teachers Tuesday, with first- through third-graders from Alisal Elementary...

Original post made on May. 26, 2010
Last comment by Awesome Teachers, on May 26, 2010 at 9:20 pm | 1 comment | 1518 Views

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Fw: Barbara Boxer

> > > > Subject: Barbara Boxer > > > > > > Read the letter sent to Sen. Barbara...

Original post made by mark on Sep. 4, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1518 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district expected to get more state funding for staff

Pleasanton's school board is readying for a busy meeting Tuesday night. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2016/05/22/school-district-expected-to-get-mor...

Original post made on May. 22, 2016
Last comment by Transplanted, on May 24, 2016 at 9:12 am | 3 comments | 1517 Views

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Anti-drug group honored by district attorney

The members of the Mothers with a Purpose have been honored by Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley for their...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Sep 2, 2011 at 6:29 pm | 5 comments | 1517 Views
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