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To the (edited by PW staff) that posted the FAT PEOPLE thread last week:

Four U.S. troops charged with soldier cruelty Soldiers accused of hazing Ohio teen who committed suicide, military says NBC...

Original post made by Tami on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by k, on Aug 21, 2009 at 2:19 pm | 2 comments | 1007 Views

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Thriving Discovery

Thriving Ink is joining forces with Karl Wente's Discover the Wine/Discover the Music to celebrate local artists, musicians...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Jan 14, 2010 at 9:10 am | 2 comments | 1007 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Recession Lessons from the Private Sector

"Creative recession solutions These Best Companies aren't sticking to the book when it comes to dealing with an economic...

Original post made by Stacey on Feb. 1, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Feb 2, 2010 at 7:43 am | 8 comments | 1007 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The American Republic will endure until the day Congress discovers that it can bribe the public with the public's money.

1835. Alexis De Tocqueville, author of Democracy in America, which was published that year, seemed to warn of this day when...

Original post made by jimf01 on Aug. 15, 2010
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Aug 24, 2010 at 5:29 pm | 5 comments | 1007 Views

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Mc Nerney and Hosterman will be appearing at Pleasanton Safeway

Tea Party Patriot Radical... Was just alerted that a fellow Tea Party Patriot was shopping at the Santa Rita Safeway and...

Original post made by Another Patriot on Sep. 4, 2010
Last comment by Alma, on Sep 7, 2010 at 12:33 pm | 7 comments | 1007 Views

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State's jobless rate unchanged

California's unemployment rate didn't budge in the past month, while jobless numbers in the Bay Area remained at or below...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2012
Last comment by Over 19% in CA !, on Mar 27, 2012 at 11:51 pm | 9 comments | 1007 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Congratulations to our first Find the Fair logo ticket winner!

Congratulations to ==B Bill Bennett,== the winner of four Alameda County Fair tickets in the first week of the Find the Fair...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2012
Last comment by sharon, on Jun 13, 2012 at 6:17 pm | 3 comments | 1007 Views

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BART negotiations stalled by union

KTVU news reported this morning that contract negotiations have not resumed because the union is waiting for e negotiator/arbitrator...

Original post made by Right on Aug. 19, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Aug 23, 2013 at 3:47 pm | 15 comments | 1007 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Former principal files lawsuit against Pleasanton school district

Former Walnut Grove Elementary School principal Jon Vranesh has filed a lawsuit against the Pleasanton Unified School District...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2014
Last comment by New Board Members, on Oct 21, 2014 at 9:19 am | 7 comments | 1007 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD board meets Wednesday and Friday this week, Tuesday next week

Special board meetings are scheduled for June 3, at 6 pm, and June 5, at 5 pm. (There's also a meeting next week, June 9,...

Original post made by Sandy on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on Jun 3, 2009 at 4:00 pm | 1 comment | 1006 Views

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Bringing Everyone to the Table: White House Health Care Stakeholder Discussions

We keep hearing about citizens feeling left out of the loop and demanding Town Hall Meetings etc. Everyone seems to think...

Original post made by White House on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Ken in South Pleasanton, on Aug 11, 2009 at 11:30 am | 2 comments | 1006 Views

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Zone 7: Arroyo not a dumping ground

Boni Brewer, spokeswoman for Zone 7 Water Agency, sent us this photo of a couch and a mattress floating in the Arroyo Mocho....

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2009
Last comment by Qwerty, on Oct 9, 2009 at 2:51 pm | 8 comments | 1006 Views

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Danville's 'Sully' commemorates 1-year anniversary of Hudson River landing

One year after he successfully landed a plane on the Hudson River in New York, Danville resident Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2010
Last comment by Every bit a hero, on Jan 18, 2010 at 10:06 am | 7 comments | 1006 Views

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Was that hope and change or shock and awe?

He promised us that he would correct things but he has made them much worse. http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20100723/ap_on_bi_ge/us_budget_deficit...

Original post made by Pati on Jul. 23, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1006 Views

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Sports

<B>Boy's gymnastics team sweeps on pommel Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6610...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2012
Last comment by Bob, on Mar 12, 2012 at 2:53 pm | 1 comment | 1006 Views

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Not Yet Are We a Godless Nation!

. Although the North Carolina House of Representatives killed a bill Thursday that would have paved the way for establishing...

Original post made by Marvin on Apr. 6, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 7, 2013 at 7:14 pm | 9 comments | 1006 Views

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Healthcare Reform Seized By Wingnuts

Okay, I'll admit that I'm a little concerned about this tea party town hall anti-reform loud noises movement. Between...

Original post made by Freedom23 on Aug. 3, 2009
Last comment by Hartford, on Aug 4, 2009 at 5:40 pm | 2 comments | 1005 Views

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Gotcha!

Owners proudly paraded a plethora of pooches during the Aug. 6 First Wednesday, sponsored by the Pleasanton Downtown Association....

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by pooch parader, on Aug 7, 2009 at 8:36 am | 1 comment | 1005 Views

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Jobless recovery?

Interesting article by a former Obama economic advisor. http://www.thenation.com/doc/20090713/hindery_gerard ...

Original post made by Einstein on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by John, on Aug 8, 2009 at 5:50 pm | 1 comment | 1005 Views

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Cub scouts join with LDS, Beth Emek members to clean arroyos

Local cub scouts and members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and Congregation Beth Emek joined forces...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 1, 2009 at 11:37 pm | 3 comments | 1005 Views
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A second half of life exceptionally well lived
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Vote YES on Measures 45, 46, & 47, NO on 48
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