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No End to Creative Pension Spiking

In recent years the revolving door for promotions to Chief in both fire & police, has been spinning so fast, it's a wonder...

Original post made by No End on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by GX, on Oct 29, 2010 at 4:04 pm | 11 comments | 963 Views

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Defense lawyer says killing of Dublin woman, 91, wasn't planned

Rosa Hill killed her husband's 91-year-old grandmother two-and-a-half years ago but did so in the heat of passion, not as...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2011
Last comment by drdoug, on Jun 22, 2011 at 8:32 am | 1 comment | 963 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

ValleyCare earns 'Gold Seal' award for joint replacement program

ValleyCare Health System has earned the Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval for its joint replacement programs for hips...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2012
Last comment by Aurmedtouindia, on Feb 16, 2012 at 10:13 pm | 3 comments | 963 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Rand Paul Offers Fiery Rebuttal to Obama's Speech: Tea Party Is More Caffinated than Ever, Claims Paul

WASHINGTON – In the tea party rebuke to President Obama’s vision of the state of the union, Republican Sen. Rand Paul laid...

Original post made by Vincent Miller on Feb. 12, 2013
Last comment by hoops, on Feb 17, 2013 at 11:24 am | 4 comments | 963 Views

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Sullivan's last stand against Walmart grocery

Pleasanton City Councilman Matt Sullivan, a long-time and outspoken foe of the business and employment policies of national...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2013
Last comment by Respect, on Mar 29, 2013 at 9:15 am | 12 comments | 963 Views

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BART management, unions meet over weekend, but no agreement reached

BART management and union negotiators met throughout the weekend but no agreements were announced when the talks closed down...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by Lucky Guy, on Jul 28, 2009 at 10:22 am | 2 comments | 962 Views

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Editorial

BART and the city of Livermore are moving forward quickly on a plan that could put elevated tracks across the northeast corner...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2009
Last comment by Martin Isenburg, on Dec 3, 2009 at 1:40 pm | 7 comments | 962 Views

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Residents recall Pearl Harbor day

(As printed in our Dec. 7, 2007 edition) "Yesterday, Dec. 7, 1941--a date which will live in infamy--the United States...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2009
Last comment by History Buff, on Dec 8, 2009 at 10:07 am | 2 comments | 962 Views

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Poison Pill for Oak Grove

I read in the January 21, 2010 issue of the Independent paper (no coverage by the Weekly- not sure why), that there is a...

Original post made by Jack on Jan. 25, 2010
Last comment by frank, on Jan 30, 2010 at 7:56 pm | 18 comments | 962 Views

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generous donation to this TEA Party

I want some MORE advertising through Tea Party! PLEASE! "I want to publicly say a HUGE thank you to Bar --- Bak--, CEO/Founder...

Original post made by Challenger to the Right on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by Jim, on Mar 6, 2010 at 3:56 pm | 3 comments | 962 Views

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New DUI policy could revoke licenses for 10 years

Drunken drivers might sober up in September over a bill that aims to revoke licenses from repeat offenders who drive under...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by mooseturd, on Sep 6, 2010 at 9:07 am | 11 comments | 962 Views

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Police Activity at Victoria's Salon on Thursday

There was police activity around Victoria's Salon Thursday evening. Anybody know what went down?...

Original post made by McGruff on May. 13, 2011
There are no comments yet. 962 Views

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Valley Humane wants $125,000 how much is new Exec paid?

The Contra Costa Times reports that the Valley Humane Society needs $135,000 in the next thirty (30) days or it may close...

Original post made by Ptown taxpayer on Jul. 27, 2011
Last comment by Mal, on Aug 3, 2011 at 4:10 pm | 2 comments | 962 Views

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Lawn mowers at 7:30am on a Saturday

What is the law/rule about the times that lawn service can start on any given day? One of my neighbors has his lawn service...

Original post made by Sleep Deprived on Nov. 10, 2011
Last comment by Denise, on Dec 15, 2011 at 6:39 pm | 4 comments | 962 Views

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Fighting crime in the 21st Century

It's no secret that over the past few years technology has changed the everyday lives of average citizens. The same can be...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2012
Last comment by Bill, on Feb 2, 2012 at 12:35 pm | 5 comments | 962 Views

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Hole-in-one makes history

It was a win-win for Andrew Searcy at the 28th annual ValleyCare Charitable Foundation Golf Tournament on June 1. Not only...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2012
Last comment by Michelle Wagner, on Jun 13, 2012 at 1:41 pm | 2 comments | 962 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Owing millions, bankruptcy denied, criminal case.....apparently Wm Hogarty is not concerned....

(Post removed by Pleasanton Weekly Online staff because it contains personal information about an individual or business.)...

Original post made by Anonymous on Apr. 12, 2013
There are no comments yet. 962 Views

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Pleasanton, other Tri-Valley cities promoting biking events this month

Pleasanton and other Tri-Valley cities will promote biking events in May with the first Bike to School Day next Friday, marking...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 26, 2013 at 3:42 pm | 2 comments | 962 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
There are no comments yet. 962 Views

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'A Midsummer Night's Dream'

Hilarity, love, magic and music merge in "A Midsummer Night's Dream," one of Shakespeares best-loved comedies, at 7:30 p.m.,...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2009
There are no comments yet. 961 Views
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