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Holiday Fund: Valley Humane Society -- purrrfect for our community

When Valley Humane Society takes in an animal, its life is guaranteed. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=8934...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2011
Last comment by volunteer, on Aug 20, 2012 at 3:12 pm | 5 comments | 1745 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

More auctions

The Independent wrote an article about the ILPS campaign the other day. Did anyone see it? 7/16 on page 5 I believe. There...

Original post made by Amy Taylor on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 28, 2009 at 10:33 pm | 2 comments | 1744 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Can you please stop closing comments on the Vranesh posts

Please. There are so many of us in this community that have watched all this happen and your web site has been a place where...

Original post made by Shelly on May. 7, 2015
Last comment by Jtjh, on May 9, 2015 at 11:46 pm | 12 comments | 1744 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Terrible Tragedy at Fort Hood, TX.

A devastating tragedy has occured at Fort Hood, TX. Please keep our military personnel and their families in your thoughts. http://www.cnn.com/2009/US/11/05/texas.fort.hood.shooti...

Original post made by Stay Cool on Nov. 5, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Nov 8, 2009 at 1:34 am | 8 comments | 1744 Views

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Jobs anyone!

WASHINGTON (AP) — New and smaller companies, more than the big multinationals surveyed by the roundtable, tend to drive...

Original post made by SCUBAMom on Dec. 14, 2011
Last comment by SCUBAMom, on Dec 15, 2011 at 9:22 am | 10 comments | 1744 Views

AROUND TOWN

Opera star pulls a 'Candid Camera'

What if your waiter suddenly launched into an aria? This is exactly what happened recently when baritone Eugene Brancoveanu,...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2010
Last comment by Ryan, on Oct 1, 2010 at 12:37 pm | 3 comments | 1744 Views

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State park advocates argue against proposed cuts, closings

Advocates of California's state park system packed a budget conference committee meeting in Sacramento this week to argue...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by john, on Jun 9, 2009 at 11:02 pm | 3 comments | 1744 Views

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UPDATE: Controversy stems over President Obama's speech to students

Many students were greeted by President Barack Obama Tuesday morning as they were back in the classrooms from the Labor Day...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2009
Last comment by Huh, on Sep 13, 2009 at 9:34 pm | 29 comments | 1744 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

UC president seeks 8% tuition increase to $12,150 annually

Blaming under-funding by the state, UC President Mark Yudof is proposing raising student tuition by 8% and reducing pension...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 11, 2010 at 11:21 am | 10 comments | 1743 Views

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Chinese writers sue Apple for copyright violation

Talk about the pot calling the kettle black... The Chinese are stealing intellectual rights left & right, and they have the...

Original post made by dublinmike on Jan. 10, 2012
Last comment by Libertarian, on Jan 12, 2012 at 3:06 pm | 5 comments | 1743 Views

AROUND TOWN

Book Donations

Do you have any books lying around your house collecting dust? Why not donate them to Hart Middle School? We are in...

Original post made by Phil Vergon on Oct. 2, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 5, 2013 at 6:14 pm | 1 comment | 1743 Views

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PW is the worst kind of PC - Censorship is alive and well at PW

To stop the commentary on a very real and current issue, namely, how to interpret potentially very serious warning signs...

Original post made by Dan Doerr on Nov. 23, 2009
Last comment by 40 year resident, on Nov 25, 2009 at 12:47 am | 11 comments | 1743 Views

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State's school funding process is failing

http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-hiltzik19-2009nov19,0,5135920.column " Some mandates have broad support from districts,...

Original post made by Stacey on Nov. 20, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Nov 23, 2009 at 10:01 pm | 48 comments | 1742 Views

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TEA Party Power - how you can help keep it going!

The wonderful TEA Party event at the fairgrounds yesterday will help build momentum for conservative victories in the November...

Original post made by jimf01 on Apr. 16, 2010
Last comment by Rae, on Apr 21, 2010 at 12:10 pm | 26 comments | 1742 Views

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Another workshop planned on curbside recycling program

In a follow-up to a standing-room only event held in August, the city of Pleasanton and Pleasanton Garbage Service (PGS)...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by Country Fair resident, on Oct 28, 2009 at 2:45 pm | 18 comments | 1742 Views

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Streetwise

<B> What book do you think everyone should read once in their lifetime? Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=981...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by lyndalu, on Oct 23, 2009 at 4:54 pm | 15 comments | 1742 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton's Andy Jorgensen wins county's arts achievement recognition

Andy Jorgensen, Pleasanton's Civic Arts manager, has been recognized for his achievements and contributions impacting the...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2010
Last comment by Jan Batcheller, on Sep 27, 2010 at 3:42 pm | 6 comments | 1742 Views

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BART considering temporary cut in fares

Several BART directors said yesterday that the transit agency should consider temporarily decreasing fares in the wake of...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by $26 million-, on Apr 14, 2010 at 11:41 am | 5 comments | 1742 Views

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New $14 million 'Rapid' bus service starts Monday

More than 100 federal, state, county and Tri-Valley civic leaders joined last week in a celebration of the "Rapid," a $14...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2011
Last comment by Fred, on Mar 10, 2011 at 12:08 pm | 2 comments | 1742 Views

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Pleasanton Vice-Mayor pays tribute to veterans at Memorial Day service

Pleasanton City Councilwoman Cheryl Cook-Kallio paid tribute to the sacrifices and service of veterans at Memorial Day services...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2011
Last comment by Pam Hardy Alpert, on Jun 1, 2011 at 10:57 am | 1 comment | 1742 Views
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ValleyCare closes Livermore thrift store
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