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We the People: then and now

It's a chicken-and-egg question: Do the students who participate in We the People succeed because of the intensive civics...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2011
Last comment by Christina, on Apr 19, 2011 at 2:36 pm | 2 comments | 1038 Views

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Carpet Cleaning

In need of a good carpet cleaning company. Any suggestions of one you have used and were pleased with the results. ...

Original post made by Valerie on Jul. 12, 2013
Last comment by Valerie, on Jul 12, 2013 at 9:50 am | 4 comments | 1038 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

8 turn out for meeting to discuss new Pleasanton school superintendent qualifications

A group of eight met with Phil Quon with Hazard, Young, Attea and Associates (HYA) at a public meeting to discuss the strengths...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2010
Last comment by Sandy Piderit, on Jan 29, 2010 at 8:54 pm | 7 comments | 1037 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Amtrak launches safety campaign to curb pedestrian accidents on tracks

Amtrak is kicking off a rail safety campaign today to reduce the number of pedestrians who are killed or injured by trains,...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 24, 2010 at 5:25 pm | 6 comments | 1037 Views

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5,900 motorists in Bay Area cited for cell phone violations last month, CHP reports

Cell phone calls, texts and other distractions on the road earned nearly 6,000 Bay Area motorists citations from the California...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by me, on May 17, 2012 at 3:23 pm | 9 comments | 1037 Views

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DeSaulnier, other state senators ask tough questions about faulty Bay Bridge bolts

Members of the state Senate transportation committee asked tough questions Tuesday of Caltrans and Metropolitan Transportation...

Original post made on May. 15, 2013
Last comment by Longtimer, on May 16, 2013 at 12:10 am | 4 comments | 1037 Views

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BART's light rail plan for Oakland airport OK'd by transit fundng agency

It may soon be easier to ride BART from Pleasanton all the way to Oakland Airport terminals. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=2268...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2009
Last comment by Curious, on Jul 23, 2009 at 3:06 pm | 2 comments | 1036 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

What to Civilly Ask Your Congressperson about Obamacare (Part 7 of 7)

http://www.americanthinker.com/blog/2009/08/what_to_ask_your_congressperso_6.html August 01, 2009 What To Ask Your...

Original post made by Concerned Pleasanton Resident on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 5, 2009 at 6:04 pm | 3 comments | 1036 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 | 1036 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

State Assembly to consider tougher law on violent crime reporting

A bill that would require witnesses to report violent crimes to law enforcement regardless of the victim's age has passed...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2010
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jan 27, 2010 at 10:33 am | 1 comment | 1036 Views

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Candidate's Forum Monday, Sept 20

Pleasanton city council candidates forum Monday, Sept 20, 2010. It starts at 5:45 PM at Ridge View Commons Apartments, 5200...

Original post made by Lillian on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by Lillian, on Sep 3, 2010 at 8:50 pm | 2 comments | 1036 Views

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Obama's (and McNerney's) Destruction of America's Jobs Continues...

"Get ready for the sacrifice of tens of thousands more American jobs (at least) to feed the fantasy of “clean energy.” Even...

Original post made by Dana on Aug. 22, 2011
Last comment by Boner, on Aug 23, 2011 at 12:47 pm | 8 comments | 1036 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton Downtown Association to install 2013 officers tonight

The Pleasanton Downtown Association will install its new officers for 2013 at a members-only reception at 5 p.m. tonight,...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2013
Last comment by AlamedaCountyNative, on Feb 12, 2013 at 9:57 am | 1 comment | 1036 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Border Controls Enough? Texas Senator Warns of World War Z

Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) blasted the Senate’s border security amendment to its immigration bill, touted as a breakthrough...

Original post made by Liberty Before Death on Jun. 23, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Jun 23, 2013 at 8:41 pm | 8 comments | 1036 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 | 1035 Views

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Voters to choose new 10th District congressman today, while 4 seek election to 2 seats on San Ramon's City Council

With the national focus on today's gubernatorial elections in Virginia and New Jersey and the special election in New York's...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by Jim, on Nov 3, 2009 at 9:33 am | 5 comments | 1035 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Golden No Longer

Why is the following so hard for democrats, including the Pleasanton Weekly Editor, to understand? The policies of liberals...

Original post made by Ruth on Jan. 10, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 13, 2010 at 5:07 pm | 5 comments | 1035 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Ex-boyfriend sets fire to East Angela home

A police officer on routine patrol at 7:45 a.m. this morning in the 400 block of East Angela Street discovered a home fire...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2010
Last comment by yomama, on Jun 9, 2010 at 8:37 am | 5 comments | 1035 Views

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Business News: June sales up for Ross Stores

Off-price retailer Ross Stores has reported increases in comparable store sales for the month of June. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2010
Last comment by mbt fuaba, on Jul 21, 2010 at 7:50 am | 3 comments | 1035 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Heath Care Bill Chart Link:

Here is a link to a Health Care Reform Bill chart: http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-na-healthcare1-htmlstory,0,4843326.htmlstory ...

Original post made by Health Care Bill on Aug. 1, 2009
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