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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Committee recommends toll hikes, carpool fees

A proposal to raise tolls and eliminate free carpooling on the Bay Area's state-owned bridges is moving forward to a full...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2010
Last comment by Qwerty, on Jan 15, 2010 at 11:32 pm | 9 comments | 845 Views

AROUND TOWN

Open letter to the community

Open letter to the transplant and confused Patriot Radicals AND those who are SO distressed with the Presidency and more...

Original post made by Wake Up on Mar. 16, 2010
Last comment by Wayne, on Mar 16, 2010 at 3:42 pm | 8 comments | 845 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

"Wonderful Multi-Culturalism" (Kumbaya)...A Barbarious Act is Now Sanctioned by the Am. Academy of Pediatrics

The Sharia Law's barbarious act of female genital mutilation is now sanctioned by the American Academy of Pediatrics. ...

Original post made by Marianne on May. 11, 2010
Last comment by Rae, on May 12, 2010 at 4:11 pm | 13 comments | 845 Views

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Long backups at Bay Bridge as new tolls go into effect

Traffic backups were extensive and visibly irritating yesterday for motorists waiting to pay higher and new tolls on the...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 2, 2010 at 7:43 pm | 3 comments | 845 Views

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Last weekend of free Shakespeare

SF Shakespeare Festival presents "Two Gentlemen of Verona" this weekend at 7:30 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, Aug. 7-8, at Bernal...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2010
Last comment by Susan, on Aug 10, 2010 at 4:42 pm | 3 comments | 845 Views

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Pleasanton Weekly Censoring Info About McNerney's Voting Record ...

I have made several factual posts about Jerry McNerney's voting record as well as info about organizations that support McNerney...

Original post made by Brian on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by Not surprised, on Oct 15, 2010 at 1:37 pm | 3 comments | 845 Views

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Firefighters' 'Hook and Ladder Run' at Wente Vineyards today

The Livermore-Pleasanton Firefighters Foundation and Wente Vineyards are hosting the third annual Hook and Ladder Run today...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2011
Last comment by Patricia Barrella, on Jun 28, 2011 at 8:35 pm | 1 comment | 845 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students, alumni, parents honor Amador band director

It's been a great month for Amador High School's band director Jon Grantham. Not only has he been honored as the district's...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2012
Last comment by Cindy Gehl, on Oct 26, 2012 at 9:58 am | 1 comment | 845 Views

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Cry to God

Crazy Alert... Pleasanton's most annoying visitors, Cry to God will be back at Tully's Plaza Friday October 30 at 6:30PM. [Personal...

Original post made by Joe on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by Alberto, on Oct 30, 2009 at 2:56 pm | 5 comments | 844 Views

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First Saturdays Make & Take Events

Stop in to see what's up at the Berry Patch on the First Saturdays of each month. I am Creating a number of different Creative...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Nov. 5, 2009
There are no comments yet. 844 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Public Employee Pension and Retiree Health Costs in California

The Legislative Analyst's Office has a presentation I think everyone should look at: http://www.lao.ca.gov/handouts/state_admin/2009/Public_Employee_Pension_11_13_09.pdf " The...

Original post made by Stacey on Nov. 17, 2009
Last comment by Rudy, on Nov 19, 2009 at 3:11 pm | 6 comments | 844 Views

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Figurative work by Barbara Stanton

Figurative work by Barbara Stanton will be featured at the Wild Vine, 2187 First St., Livermore from Dec. 10 to 31. An artist...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2009
Last comment by Claudette McDermott, on Dec 10, 2009 at 10:48 am | 2 comments | 844 Views

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Basic Religion Test Stumps Many Americans

Basic Religion Test Stumps Many Americans By LAURIE GOODSTEIN Published: September 28, 2010 The New York Times Researchers...

Original post made by Laurie on Oct. 3, 2010
Last comment by Kevin, on Oct 5, 2010 at 10:56 am | 10 comments | 844 Views

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Tim Hunt writes about battling a new Walmart concept

Tim Hunt writes about battling a new Walmart concept. See [http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=8382...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2012
Last comment by JJ, on Feb 16, 2012 at 12:13 pm | 1 comment | 844 Views

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PUSD fails to meet 'No Child Left Behind' standards

Despite increasing its Academic Performance Index score by nine points, from 906 to 915 over the last year, and better test...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2012
Last comment by Me Too, on Oct 30, 2012 at 8:44 pm | 6 comments | 844 Views

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Garrido's Exact words to the press

Gariddo's EXACT words from his cell, during a call to the Press: ďWhatís kept me busy the last several years is Iíve completely...

Original post made by Jeremy on Aug. 29, 2009
Last comment by J, on Aug 31, 2009 at 3:45 pm | 2 comments | 843 Views

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Respect and Civility Thread:

Respect and Civility Thread: Around Town, posted by Annon, a resident of the Another Pleasanton neighborhood neighborhood,...

Original post made by Annon on Sep. 19, 2009
Last comment by Zenmonkman, on Sep 20, 2009 at 9:23 am | 1 comment | 843 Views

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Survey about Oak Grove

Did anyone else get a phone survey about Oak Grove and the City Council/Mayor? My friend was called and was asked a long...

Original post made by Karen on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by rich, on Nov 21, 2009 at 4:24 pm | 6 comments | 843 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

An interesting opinion about the teacher firings in Rhode Island

This opinion was posted on CNN. It is about the Rhode Island teachers firings: http://www.cnn.com/2010/OPINION/03/05/navarrette.teacher.firings/index.html?hpt=T2 Intersting...

Original post made by Rhode Island Teacher Firings on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by guess what, on Mar 8, 2010 at 11:31 am | 1 comment | 843 Views

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Letter: 3 reasons for 'no' on D

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6897 posted Friday, April 16, 2010,...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2010
Last comment by Patriot, on Apr 17, 2010 at 9:43 pm | 10 comments | 843 Views
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Moneyball, the Sequel: Billy Beane for President!
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More changes coming to ValleyCare
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Getting rid of an old toilet
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Take Full Advantage of Free Standardized Testing Opportunities
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