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Poizner speaks out against health care reform bill

Former New York Gov. George Pataki and Republican gubernatorial hopeful Steve Poizner held a news conference in San Francisco...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2010
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:29 pm | 9 comments | 817 Views

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The Future of Edumucation

The few regular "bloggers" on Pleasanton Weekly have often wished for an end to seniority for teachers (aka "tenure") and...

Original post made by Thomas Paineful on Apr. 30, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Apr 30, 2010 at 1:16 pm | 5 comments | 817 Views

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Letters: Irresponsible approval

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7111 posted Friday, June 4, 2010,...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2010
Last comment by Philip Blank is a liar, on Jun 7, 2010 at 10:14 pm | 11 comments | 817 Views

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How Obama Was Elected...(short youtube video 1/4)

If you are not aware, inform yourself of how Obama was elected. Part 1/4 >>> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EGZFgMNM-UU&feature=related ...

Original post made by Teri on Jul. 9, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 12, 2010 at 4:58 pm | 4 comments | 817 Views

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Prop 8 ruled Unconstitutional

Justice has prevailed again. Of course, now the bigots are whining and will appeal the decision, instead of worrying about...

Original post made by HHR on Aug. 4, 2010
Last comment by Oh Drexi!, on Aug 5, 2010 at 9:18 pm | 10 comments | 817 Views

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community band concert - fantastic

For those that attended the community bands FREE concert this past Sunday they enjoyed an absolutely wonderful experience. They...

Original post made by joanie fields on Nov. 16, 2010
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Complaints continue about parking at health club

Parking has gotten better at 24 Hour Fitness's new facility on Willow Road, but there are still problems during peak hours,...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2011
Last comment by Unhappy member, on Jul 11, 2011 at 2:10 pm | 1 comment | 817 Views

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'Spare the Air' alert issued for Wednesday

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a Spare the Air alert for Wednesday. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=7714...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2011
Last comment by reformed_republican, on Sep 9, 2011 at 9:13 am | 5 comments | 817 Views

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BART protestors, now numbering about two dozen, demonstrate again

About two-dozen anti-BART protesters marched along San Francisco's Market Street Monday evening in the fifth consecutive...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2011
Last comment by steve, on Sep 13, 2011 at 2:31 pm | 2 comments | 817 Views

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Vote Yes on 37 - Unregistered

This is a parallel conversation to the topic created by Susan Stasek in which she was asking people to vote for Prop 37,...

Original post made by Ngo Loon on Oct. 30, 2012
Last comment by VOTE NO, on Nov 3, 2012 at 1:53 pm | 8 comments | 817 Views

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When does it open

The new Walmart grocery that is. Anyone know? It will be nice to have a grocery option close enough to walk to....

Original post made by Ben on Apr. 22, 2013
Last comment by Tom, on Apr 24, 2013 at 1:37 pm | 13 comments | 817 Views

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Helicopters at Marilyn Murphy Trail

Anyone know why a helicopter just landed in the parking lot of the Marilyn Murphy Trail at Bernal and West Lagoon today?...

Original post made by Concerned Resident on May. 5, 2013
Last comment by Not to be critical....., on May 6, 2013 at 8:28 pm | 8 comments | 817 Views

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Pleasanton couple leading effort to give back to veterans

A Pleasanton couple is spearheading the local arm of a national campaign to create Freedom Day, a day in which local businesses...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2013
Last comment by Hey Mike, on Sep 8, 2013 at 5:00 pm | 2 comments | 817 Views

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FLOOD INSURANCE PREMIUMS (FEMA)

For fourteen years I have purchased flood insurance for my property and home. I purchase the flood insurance for three reasons. 1....

Original post made by Michael Austin on Feb. 14, 2014
Last comment by Sam, on Feb 16, 2014 at 9:06 am | 1 comment | 817 Views

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SDE SEIR Not News Worthy?

Press Release excerpts: "Conservation groups and neighbors have reached a settlement agreement with the city of Pleasanton...

Original post made by Pleasanton Resident on Oct. 27, 2009
Last comment by judy, on Oct 29, 2009 at 12:05 am | 4 comments | 816 Views

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Obama Offended by flying the American Flag

Obama Offended by the American Flag... >>> http://www.usatoday.com/news/world/2010-03-14-haiti-flag-flap_N.htm Following...

Original post made by Pete on Apr. 27, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Apr 27, 2010 at 5:44 pm | 5 comments | 816 Views

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UPDATE: Missing Livermore hiker found after left overnight in Ohlone wilderness

A 70-year-old Livermore man who disappeared while hiking in an East Bay park Wednesday has been found, a dispatcher with...

Original post made on May. 13, 2010
Last comment by Hmm, on May 13, 2010 at 1:34 pm | 3 comments | 816 Views

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Obama has gotten so pitiful I almost feel sorry for him....almost!

Obama continues to bring the office of the Presidency to new lows as he continues his never ending campaign for acclaim....

Original post made by Pablo on Sep. 29, 2010
Last comment by Chet, on Sep 30, 2010 at 7:54 pm | 10 comments | 816 Views

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Oak Grove appeal won't be heard until 2012

Pleasanton's city attorney and outside legal counsel acknowledged Monday night that they have agreed with a developer's legal...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2011
Last comment by Devon, on Oct 8, 2011 at 11:01 am | 2 comments | 816 Views

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Obama Is Killing Americans: Republicans Raise Suspicions About Weather Triggering Device

(Post removed by Pleasanton Weekly staff because no source given for information posted.)...

Original post made by Vote for Liberty over Death on May. 22, 2013
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A Norman Rockwell Town
By Roz Rogoff | 7 comments | 1,315 views

David Brooks at his Best and Worst
By Tom Cushing | 9 comments | 861 views

Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
By Tim Hunt | 24 comments | 762 views