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Let's chip in to the Holiday Fund

Walking the downtown streets last Friday during the Pleasanton Downtown Association's "Magical Holiday Evening" and again...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2011
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Dec 2, 2011 at 1:21 pm | 2 comments | 1163 Views

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Sen. Portman To Reverse On Same-Sex Marriage

Former VP Cheney;Larry Pressler, former Rep. Senator; Bob Barr,former congressman from Georgia and many, many more former...

Original post made by dublinmike on Mar. 15, 2013
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Mar 22, 2013 at 4:12 pm | 11 comments | 1163 Views

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Oakland searching for new police chief after Jordan announces he's stepping down

Oakland city leaders are launching a nationwide search for a new police chief following the surprise announcement by Chief...

Original post made on May. 13, 2013
Last comment by from oakland, on May 13, 2013 at 5:47 pm | 3 comments | 1163 Views

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Print Weekly 9/11 News YEAR TOTALLY WRONG?

Did any one else get the print edition today with BIG front headline and the article inside both saying "9" years after......OOOOPS Is...

Original post made by Steve on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by Censored, on Sep 13, 2009 at 11:57 pm | 8 comments | 1162 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD to tax your water meters?

Trustee Hintzkee is exploring taxing water meters to pay for schools. View the Dec 16 school board meeting (http://www.pleasanton.k12.ca.us/webcasts/bmDec162009.cfm) 2010...

Original post made by Dark Corners of Town on Dec. 24, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Dec 30, 2009 at 1:19 am | 6 comments | 1162 Views

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Gay Marriage

Imagine if people had voted on the issue of slavery, back in the day. It would have lasted much longer. The day will...

Original post made by Kyra on Jan. 12, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 15, 2010 at 9:11 pm | 15 comments | 1162 Views

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Obama ask democrats and liberals for patience in his quest to destroy the US

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/us_democrats_liberals...

Original post made by Perfect on Jul. 24, 2010
Last comment by Vancouver, on Jul 26, 2010 at 8:38 am | 10 comments | 1162 Views

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Musical hit "Chicago" now at Firehouse Art Center

The Firehouse Arts Center is hosting the Pacific Coast Repertory Theatre musical production of "Chicago" on weekends through...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 27, 2011 at 4:38 pm | 3 comments | 1162 Views

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Help with looking for care homes

I have begun the process of looking for a care home for my Mother who is 60, but is suffering with the affects of Multiple...

Original post made by Bill on Oct. 10, 2011
Last comment by CeCe2, on Oct 10, 2011 at 3:27 pm | 1 comment | 1162 Views

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City salaries

Have you seen how outrageous the salaries are for some of our city workers? http://www.mercurynews.com/salaries/bay-area/2012?appSession=37818854032673&RecordID=&PageID=2&PrevPag...

Original post made by Homeowner on Aug. 6, 2013
Last comment by Holy smokes, on Aug 6, 2013 at 2:26 pm | 1 comment | 1162 Views

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'A Midsummer Night's Dream'

Hilarity, love, magic and music merge in "A Midsummer Night's Dream," one of Shakespeares best-loved comedies, at 7:30 p.m.,...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2009
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New FCC rules on wireless microphone could affect local users

New Federal Communication Commission rules bearing on the use of wireless microphones that went into effect last month affect...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2010
Last comment by Karl Winkler, on Jul 26, 2010 at 7:42 am | 1 comment | 1161 Views

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Has Town Square Croaked?

What's happened to the Town Square topics in the e-mails sent out by the Pleasanton Weekly? They haven't been updated in...

Original post made by Sally in Birdland on Jan. 31, 2011
Last comment by jimf01, on Feb 3, 2011 at 7:55 am | 7 comments | 1161 Views

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Watchdog group headed for DC to challenge nuclear weapons budget

A delegation from Tri-Valley CAREs is leaving for Washington, D.C., to press for funding priorities other than nuclear weapons....

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2011
Last comment by Research analyst, on Apr 1, 2011 at 8:12 pm | 4 comments | 1161 Views

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Jerry McNerney Interested in U.S. Job Creation? Let's Watch His Vote this Week on "Protecting Jobs from Gov't Interference Act"

Representative McNerney, prove to us that you REALLY are interested in helping America to recover by voting YES on the following...

Original post made by Watch McNerney\'s Vote on Sep. 12, 2011
Last comment by Tracey, on Sep 14, 2011 at 1:11 am | 4 comments | 1161 Views

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City's paratransit starts downtown shuttle service today

The new fall schedule for Pleasanton's Paratransit Service and its popular downtown shuttle starts Sunday service today. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2011
Last comment by olfthfl, on Sep 19, 2011 at 8:24 am | 2 comments | 1161 Views

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Girls find the power of pink

The color pink is everywhere these days in observance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which traditionally now comes in...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 14, 2011 at 12:11 pm | 2 comments | 1161 Views

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We are all told the Republicans want to deny people healthcare

The truth is...http://freebeacon.com/reid-why-would-we-want-to-help-one-kid-with-cancer/ CNN anchor asks Harry Reid about...

Original post made by jimf01 on Oct. 2, 2013
Last comment by Right, on Oct 2, 2013 at 8:15 pm | 4 comments | 1161 Views

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Businesses encouraged to 'Spare the Air' with Great Race Challenge

The annual Spare the Air season has officially kicked off with four Spare the Air Days already declared by the Bay Area Air...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2009
Last comment by *Laughing At AT&T Trophy*, on Jun 21, 2009 at 9:20 am | 2 comments | 1160 Views

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FACT CHECK: No "death panel" in Health Care Bill

Just posted by the AP: http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090810/ap_on_go_pr_wh/us_health_care_end_of_life_q_a_2 As you can...

Original post made by Billie on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by Fact Check, on Aug 11, 2009 at 11:02 am | 11 comments | 1160 Views
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