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Lemonade Project: financial literacy for kids

The Lemonade Project is a student group from Amador Valley High School/California DECA that introduces elementary school...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2012
Last comment by No mittens, on Jul 2, 2012 at 11:09 am | 3 comments | 783 Views

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Schwarzenegger agrees to cut state prison population by 40,000 inmates

The administration of Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, yielding to a court order, has given a judicial panel a plan to reduce...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by Concerned resident, on Nov 18, 2009 at 1:16 pm | 13 comments | 782 Views

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All about Pleasanton (and Sunol)

Enjoy these summeertime scenes of Pleasanton with a short segment on Sunol posted recently on You Tube, courtesy of Realty...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2010
Last comment by MainStreetDiva, on Mar 10, 2010 at 8:58 am | 1 comment | 782 Views

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George Galloway - Palestinian Rights / Israel

How long before the Cholo Cabal exterminates this truthful report. You Tube doesn't have a problem with it, nor the last...

Original post made by mark on May. 26, 2010
Last comment by mark, on May 27, 2010 at 11:39 pm | 14 comments | 782 Views

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Lost Dog Sited

Border Collie-like dog with a grey eye seen running down Kamp towards Mohr 1:30 PM today. Hope he/she was on its way home. ...

Original post made by Mike on Sep. 17, 2010
There are no comments yet. 782 Views

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What a night of music as Pleasanton concert band opens fall season at Firehouse Arts Center

Visitors from Pleasanton's sister-city of Tulancingo, Mexico joined local delegates and scores of good band music fans Thursday...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by Has Pleasanton become a ritzy town as I hear over and over?, on Sep 28, 2010 at 6:16 pm | 1 comment | 782 Views

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Street closures today in Dublin due to high school homecoming parade

Village Parkway closure starts at 2:30 p.m. with parade starting at 3:45 Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=5308...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by Not so steamed, on Oct 15, 2010 at 2:10 pm | 3 comments | 782 Views

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One-Third of Occupiers Were Spoiled Rich Kids from Elite Universities

According to a new study from sociologists at the City University of New York, more than a third of activists in the Occupy...

Original post made by Bather on Jan. 29, 2013
Last comment by whatsup, on Jan 31, 2013 at 7:52 pm | 6 comments | 782 Views

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Tea Party Takes Increased Leadership Role

The number of antigovernment “Patriot” groups on the American right reached an all-time high in 2012, the fourth consecutive...

Original post made by Tea Party Rising on Mar. 5, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 13, 2013 at 10:28 pm | 14 comments | 782 Views

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John Brennan accuses the previous administration of promoting a 'global war'

Obama's counter-terrorism advisor denounces Bush-era policies John Brennan accuses the previous administration of promoting...

Original post made by OUCH!! on Aug. 6, 2009
Last comment by Brennan, on Aug 7, 2009 at 8:42 am | 2 comments | 781 Views

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Weekly skips news of Obama's BayArea visit ???

Puzzled why Weekly would choose to not report that Obama flew in on Air Force One for the SOLE purpose of speaking at a DEM...

Original post made by Puzzled on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Oct 17, 2009 at 1:35 am | 6 comments | 781 Views

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"ScareCrows" Vote for Your Favorites

If you're heading to Downtown Pleasanton enjoy the Efforts put out by your local Merchants with their Scarecrows! Voting...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Oct. 22, 2009
There are no comments yet. 781 Views

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Supporters of same-sex marriage ordered to turn over campaign documents to Prop. 8 sponsors

The federal judge presiding over a San Francisco trial on Proposition 8 ordered Monday that two groups supporting same-sex...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2010
Last comment by Disgusted, on Mar 23, 2010 at 11:55 am | 6 comments | 781 Views

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Embarcadero publishing owns more than a few town papers that have this same Weekly forum format.

Embarcadero publishing owns more than a few town papers that have this same Weekly forum format. Please take a minute...

Original post made by Community of Character, really? on Mar. 30, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Apr 2, 2010 at 8:58 am | 14 comments | 781 Views

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A primer on the propositions: Nine choices before California voters

With nine statewide propositions on the ballot, Pleasanton voters have an opportunity to weigh in on a variety of issues...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Devon, on Oct 25, 2010 at 2:27 pm | 4 comments | 781 Views

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Register for happy hour with widows, widowers

The Widows and Widowers of Northern California invite others to join them for happy hour from 5-7 p.m., Thursday, May 19,...

Original post made on May. 17, 2011
Last comment by Ms. Bunny, on May 18, 2011 at 12:01 pm | 2 comments | 781 Views

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Society and reality stars...end of civilization

Is it just me or is anyone else worried about the state of our civilization??How can we as a society care about and enrich...

Original post made by hoops on Nov. 10, 2011
Last comment by franco, on Nov 11, 2011 at 5:18 pm | 3 comments | 781 Views

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IMPRESSIONS of PLEASANTON

The weather has now bloomed into "Classic California Sunny Days" bringing with it ARTISTS painting Around Town. Don't be...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Apr. 22, 2013
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Regardless of whether you lean left or right, I urge you to listen to this audio...

"If this is done, this will create the greatest Constitutional crisis since the Civil War. It would be 100 times worse than...

Original post made by Bill on Mar. 13, 2010
Last comment by Badinov, on Mar 14, 2010 at 6:32 am | 6 comments | 780 Views

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Karl Rove Speaks Out Against Arizona Immigration Law

Just when I thought I had Karl Rove figured out, he goes and says ""I think there is going to be some constitutional problems...

Original post made by dublinmike on Jul. 25, 2010
Last comment by Dublinmike, on Jul 26, 2010 at 3:54 pm | 2 comments | 780 Views
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The Gay Rights Movement Coming of Age
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A Norman Rockwell Town
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