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No decision until 5 p.m. tonight on whether Bay Bridge will re-open tomorrow morning

It will be "quite a challenge" to repair a damaged part of the eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge in time...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2009
Last comment by Swami, on Sep 8, 2009 at 12:55 pm | 2 comments | 1398 Views

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Pleasanton Council OKs Alzheimer care facility on Sunol Boulevard

The Pleasanton City Council Tuesday approved plans by an investment group to build a 21,000-square-foot facility on a 1.7-acre...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2011
Last comment by Withheld, on Nov 8, 2011 at 9:21 am | 2 comments | 1398 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Outer space in the nearby hills

On any given day, the Chabot Space & Science Center is teeming with excited children. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=2533...

Original post made on May. 28, 2009
Last comment by Neat, on May 28, 2009 at 6:00 pm | 3 comments | 1397 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Legal Immunity Set for Swine Flu Vaccine Makers

Hopefully I'm not the only one a little bothered by this notion...Do we need a whole new generation suffering from side effects...

Original post made by J on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 21, 2009 at 11:15 pm | 5 comments | 1397 Views

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Obama's Speech 'to the children'..

It just occurred to me that perhaps we're getting our Jockey's in a jumble over something we don't know much about! It's...

Original post made by unclehomerr.. on Sep. 5, 2009
Last comment by pat, on Sep 6, 2009 at 6:28 am | 8 comments | 1397 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thanks PW, you did a good thing today

The PW has made a positive step in the right direction today in a possible attempt to get the forum once again pointed in...

Original post made by T.H. on Oct. 29, 2009
Last comment by you got it right, on Oct 30, 2009 at 9:05 am | 9 comments | 1397 Views

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Alameda Fair's Rick Pickering earns top Scouting award

Rick Pickering, the chief executive officer of the Alameda County Agricultural Fair Association--which operates the Alameda...

Original post made on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by Rick C., on May 8, 2010 at 9:27 am | 3 comments | 1397 Views

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Livermore Airport face-off

An ambitious plan to rezone and modernize the Livermore Municipal Airport (LVK) will go before city planners and eventually...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by a local, on Nov 17, 2009 at 8:02 am | 17 comments | 1397 Views

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BREAKING!!! HCR passes, Stock Market Crashes, Millions Die!!!

At least, that's the impression I got from watching faux news today. Then I went and checked and it turns out that despite...

Original post made by can\'t stand the stupid on Mar. 22, 2010
Last comment by Janna, on Mar 23, 2010 at 6:18 pm | 12 comments | 1396 Views

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HUD sells 3.5-acre site for city-owned senior housing development

The Pleasanton City Council has approved an agreement with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) that...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2016
Last comment by Mac, on Feb 26, 2016 at 6:00 am | 1 comment | 1396 Views

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County officials cut short meeting with Chinese delegation here to look at NUMMI plant options

Alameda County supervisors Tuesday cut short their meeting with Chinese officials who were here to explore options for keeping...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2009
Last comment by RedHead, on Sep 24, 2009 at 5:21 pm | 4 comments | 1396 Views

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Pleasanton Weekly wins key awards in statewide "Better Newspapers" contest

The Pleasanton Weekly's staff was awarded key prizes for its features, sports and commentary articles in 2015 by the California...

Original post made on May. 3, 2016
Last comment by Jean Ann, on May 3, 2016 at 10:17 am | 1 comment | 1396 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure G Oversight Committee Has No Clout

Quoted from the text of measure G: "an independent citizen oversight committee with a minimum of seven members shall be...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on May. 31, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Jun 1, 2009 at 9:14 am | 1 comment | 1395 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Amador and Foothill High Schools Advance in State "We The People" Competition

Amador Valley HS and Foothill HS from Pleasanton are two of the 5 teams that advanced to the final round of the CA State...

Original post made by AVFan on Feb. 4, 2010
Last comment by Amador Mom, on Feb 6, 2010 at 1:42 pm | 7 comments | 1395 Views

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When Do The Apologies End

Everytime Obama or H. Clinton take a foreigh junket thay apologize for something that America has done or not done. Clinton...

Original post made by Joe on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by LOL!, on Jul 21, 2009 at 4:55 pm | 12 comments | 1395 Views

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Dublin leaders to discuss downtown plan tomorrow night

In a report in his "Around Dublin" column, John Zukoski notes that the Dublin City Council and Planning Commission will hold...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2009
Last comment by eva, on Dec 5, 2009 at 10:07 am | 3 comments | 1395 Views

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Repaving work could cause delays on some Dublin streets

Repaving work on several major Dublin streets is now underway, causing some traffic delays in the coming weeks. Read the...

Original post made on May. 21, 2015
Last comment by Citizen, on May 21, 2015 at 9:53 am | 1 comment | 1395 Views

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Realtors concerned about housing, climate change laws

Prospective home buyers and sellers are breathing sighs of relief after Pleasanton Housing Commissioner Dave Stark explained...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Sep 4, 2010 at 10:58 pm | 14 comments | 1395 Views

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Air quality officials ask residents to refrain from wood burning this week

Air quality officials are asking Bay Area residents to refrain from burning wood or firelogs this week. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2011
Last comment by SteveP, on Jan 6, 2011 at 10:59 am | 4 comments | 1395 Views

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See 'The Good Soldier' tomorrow at the IBEW Hall

What happens when a soldier returns from a conflict; does he/she get the support needed? These questions are asked and answered...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2011
Last comment by Snapshot, on Jan 21, 2011 at 9:30 am | 1 comment | 1395 Views
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