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New emission rule to be delayed to avoid Port of Oakland work stoppage

Oakland Mayor Ron Dellums will join officials from state and local agencies and various trucking and community organizations...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2010
Last comment by Nick, on Jan 6, 2010 at 9:40 pm | 6 comments | 825 Views

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Therapist-Eating Disorders-Teenagers

Are there any teenagers out there or parents of teenagers who have used and recommend a therapist for eating disorders?...

Original post made by Wendy on Apr. 3, 2010
Last comment by Wendy, on Apr 7, 2010 at 12:34 pm | 8 comments | 825 Views

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There's a new sheriff in town to keep the peace in the forum

There's a new sherrif in town to keep peace in the Pleasanton Weekly Town Square forum. He's made a link on YouTube to send...

Original post made by MARCUS DE LA FUEGO on May. 30, 2010
Last comment by mark, on Jun 1, 2010 at 8:53 pm | 8 comments | 825 Views

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This is shocking a politician stealing from us!!!

Let's see how this is defended by queen Nancy Pelosi and how she spends it so this thief is not forced to leave office. ...

Original post made by Obama on Jul. 22, 2010
Last comment by kiki, on Jul 22, 2010 at 8:16 pm | 2 comments | 825 Views

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Obama, McNerney and Other Congressional Dems Steering America Closer to Argentina-like Depression

America's economic decline is very closely resembling Argentina's economic collapse and depression between 1998 and 2000....

Original post made by Concerned on Aug. 13, 2010
Last comment by Lido, on Aug 14, 2010 at 8:34 am | 2 comments | 825 Views

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DUI arrest leads to revoked probation for man linked to fatal crash

The man who provided the alcohol that led to the death of Laurel Williams will serve the remainder of his sentence after...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2010
Last comment by Glenn, on Aug 20, 2010 at 10:35 pm | 3 comments | 825 Views

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Funeral planning workshop today for seniors

A presentation to heighten awareness of funeral information before the emergency of death takes place will focus on options...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2011
Last comment by Never get a chance, on Apr 12, 2011 at 6:18 pm | 2 comments | 825 Views

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Veterans Day parade starts at 1 p.m. today in downtown Pleasanton

Mostly cloudy skies are expected but probably no rain when Pleasanton's 15th annual Tri-Valley Veterans Day Parade kicks...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2011
Last comment by Pleasanton family, on Nov 15, 2011 at 9:08 am | 2 comments | 825 Views

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Dumbarton Bridge will close for seismic repairs over Memorial Day weekend

The entire Dumbarton Bridge will be closed during Memorial Day weekend for seismic retrofit work, bridge officials announced...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2012
There are no comments yet. 825 Views

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Candlelight vigil against drug abuse starts at 7 p.m.tonight on Main Street

Mothers With A Purpose, in conjunction with the National Coalition Against Drug Abuse, will host a candlelight vigil starting...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2012
Last comment by A Friend, on Oct 25, 2012 at 8:43 pm | 3 comments | 825 Views

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Meet the Pleasanton Weekly's publisher, editor and other staff members

The Pleasanton Weekly publisher, Gina Channell-Allen, and editor, Jeb Bing, will be on hand to talk with guests at the first...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2012
Last comment by So, will you attend?, on Oct 30, 2012 at 11:31 am | 9 comments | 825 Views

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The world of magic

Alvin Lui may seem like the average man on the street, but his career is far from ordinary. Lui is an illusionist with 18...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2013
Last comment by FancyP86, on Aug 5, 2013 at 6:40 pm | 2 comments | 825 Views

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More "Family Values" advocates

Why do these "family values" ie Christains keep getting busted? Disgraced California lawmaker denies affairs By JULIET...

Original post made by Suggestion on Sep. 10, 2009
Last comment by Time for REAL change, on Sep 10, 2009 at 5:06 pm | 3 comments | 824 Views

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Retirement of Civil Servants

Is it just me, or does all the retirements of current government employees (ie. School Superintendents, Fire Chiefs,...

Original post made by common sense on Sep. 24, 2009
Last comment by Annie, on Sep 25, 2009 at 3:00 pm | 4 comments | 824 Views

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Tri-Valley Republican Women Meeting

The Tri-Valley Republican Women Federated will host Catherine Bragg at a dinner meeting at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 8 at Cattlemans...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2009
Last comment by Me, on Oct 8, 2009 at 9:03 am | 1 comment | 824 Views

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Ethics probe should be done independently

It sure seems to be a significant conflict of interest to allow members of either the House or Senate to investigate themselves....

Original post made by Einstein on Oct. 30, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Nov 3, 2009 at 12:28 am | 2 comments | 824 Views

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Fox News again accused of airing misleading video

They are so full of you know what! No wonder they are also known as "Faux" News. http://news.yahoo.com/s/ynews/ynews_ts988...

Original post made by OJ on Nov. 20, 2009
Last comment by mary, on Nov 20, 2009 at 5:08 pm | 5 comments | 824 Views

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Farmers Market

Island Earth's farmers market is open from noon to 6 p.m. Fridays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays in the parking lot between...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2009
Last comment by der, on Dec 18, 2009 at 3:32 pm | 4 comments | 824 Views

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May 1 - Kentucky Derby Day at Golden Gate Field - Extra "Turf Club" ticket offer

I purchased tickets for this event four a women's group here in Pleasanton -- but, I have some left over. If anyone is interested...

Original post made by Pat on Apr. 9, 2010
There are no comments yet. 824 Views

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Harringtons win 2010 Mayor's Award at Firehouse Arts Center gala

Retired educators and philanthropists Nancy and Gary Harrington, who live in Ruby Hill and have contributed extensively to...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2010
Last comment by Nina, on Oct 4, 2010 at 9:57 pm | 4 comments | 824 Views
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A Norman Rockwell Town
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David Brooks at his Best and Worst
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Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
By Tim Hunt | 15 comments | 592 views