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Another Bay Area news poll shows little support for BART unions

First it was the KPIX news poll showing that, by a 2-1 margin, Bay Area residents think the unions are being unreasonable. Now...

Original post made by Joe on Aug. 13, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 13, 2013 at 2:38 pm | 1 comment | 783 Views

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Honoring Cancer Survivors Event

Honoring Cancer Survivors Event Saturday, April 26th from 5pm to 7pm at the Pleasanton Marriott Hotel Join us for refreshments...

Original post made by Ken mano on Apr. 11, 2014
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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 | 782 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 | 782 Views

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Letters

<B>Cemetery is lovely Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7151 posted Friday, June...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2010
Last comment by ??, on Jun 19, 2010 at 9:34 pm | 3 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
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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 | 782 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 | 782 Views

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power out

anybody else near raleys have a power outage? anyone know what from? ...

Original post made by power outage on Jul. 3, 2012
Last comment by frank, on Jul 3, 2012 at 8:43 pm | 2 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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"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
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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 | 781 Views

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Awards to be given today at Community of Character luncheon

Pleasanton's Community of Character Collaborative will honor three individuals and a nonprofit organization at a luncheon...

Original post made on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by W Ron Sutton, on May 7, 2010 at 2:10 pm | 6 comments | 781 Views

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Thieves rush Livermore Outlets store, steal thousands of dollars worth of designer jeans

In a brazen daytime robbery, as many as 10 suspects rushed a Livermore outlet store and stole thousands of dollars worth...

Original post made on May. 26, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on May 29, 2013 at 8:55 am | 9 comments | 781 Views

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Four rescued from stuck roller coaster at Fair

Four juveniles got an extra thrill last week when the roller coaster they were on got stuck at the Alameda County Fair and...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2013
Last comment by anon, on Jul 10, 2013 at 4:24 pm | 3 comments | 781 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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Wheels wasteful spending

According to latest meet of their board on their web, they are about to award a contract to spend over 200k to fix an clunker. Recommendation:...

Original post made by Fred on Jul. 11, 2011
Last comment by Fred, on Jul 11, 2011 at 1:30 pm | 3 comments | 780 Views

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Peace vigil tonight in front of Museum On Main

Pleasantonians 4 Peace is sponsoring a candlelight Vigil tonight at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 10, in front of the Museum On...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2011
Last comment by end the wars, on Aug 10, 2011 at 8:32 am | 1 comment | 780 Views

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Ragtime at the Bankhead Theatre

I enjoy theater, so I help out as crew for the Tri-Valley Repertory Theater group. This past year has had some great performances;...

Original post made by David Cannon on Oct. 23, 2009
Last comment by David Cannon, on Oct 24, 2009 at 3:40 pm | 1 comment | 779 Views

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McNerney's veterans care bill becomes law

A bill said to improve health care for veterans has been signed into law as part of the Caregivers and Veterans Omnibus Health...

Original post made on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by Rae, on May 11, 2010 at 2:14 pm | 27 comments | 779 Views
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A Norman Rockwell Town
By Roz Rogoff | 7 comments | 1,354 views

David Brooks at his Best and Worst
By Tom Cushing | 11 comments | 909 views

Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
By Tim Hunt | 29 comments | 813 views