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Oakland Airport shooting birds to ensure passenger safety

Gulls, cormorants and pelicans have been flocking to a spot near the end of Oakland International Airport's runway recently,...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2010
Last comment by CA Strikes 2009, on Jan 20, 2010 at 2:52 pm | 6 comments | 1036 Views

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Poison Pill for Oak Grove

I read in the January 21, 2010 issue of the Independent paper (no coverage by the Weekly- not sure why), that there is a...

Original post made by Jack on Jan. 25, 2010
Last comment by frank, on Jan 30, 2010 at 7:56 pm | 18 comments | 1036 Views

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Top 100 Conservative Websites/Blogs according to search eng "Alexa"

For a different perspective, other than the lamestream media, here is a list of websites / blogs that are oriented to the...

Original post made by Amy on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Mom for Truth, on Mar 31, 2010 at 8:07 pm | 2 comments | 1036 Views

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Oakland raises parking meter fines to $58

Heading to Oakland after New Year's Day? Better take along extra cash to make sure you feed the parking meters. Read the...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Dec 25, 2010 at 12:34 pm | 3 comments | 1036 Views

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Calling senior artists and crafters!

The Peddler Shoppe at the Pleasanton Senior Center will be reviewing new items with the prospect of marketing them in the...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2011
Last comment by Grace, on Apr 13, 2011 at 1:07 pm | 2 comments | 1036 Views

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Park District accepting bids on waterslides at Shadow Cliffs regional park

Wanted: Experienced concessionaire to develop, maintain and operate the waterslides at Shadow Cliffs Regional Recreation...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2012
Last comment by oldtimer, on Oct 19, 2012 at 3:30 pm | 1 comment | 1036 Views

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Health care status quo would be disaster for middle class

By House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) Washington, DC — How’s this for a health care plan? It will make your premiums...

Original post made by Sal on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by P-Towner, on Jul 27, 2009 at 1:47 pm | 1 comment | 1035 Views

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You might be a Republican if you believe:

… you think the right to life ends at birth. … you think that corporations have more compassion than humans. … you...

Original post made by Republican Values on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Me Too, on Aug 9, 2009 at 9:48 pm | 11 comments | 1035 Views

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Pleasanton Home Sales for August 2009

A look at home sales in Pleasanton and the Tri Valley for August 2009. Click the Web Link http://moxleyteam.com/2009/09/tri-valley-home-sales-august-2009/ (Web...

Original post made by Moxley on Sep. 3, 2009
Last comment by trekmtb, on Sep 4, 2009 at 9:15 am | 4 comments | 1035 Views

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CA voters to decide in Nov. whether to legalize pot

What do think?...

Original post made by Mary on Mar. 24, 2010
Last comment by HHR, on Mar 30, 2010 at 11:59 am | 16 comments | 1035 Views

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Day 12...No Word From McNerney on His Position on Ground Zero Mosque

Since PW has restricted the other discussion thread on same topic (to reduce political damage against their favored politician...

Original post made by SpeakUpJerry! on Aug. 26, 2010
Last comment by ain't no backward folks here, on Aug 27, 2010 at 10:15 pm | 13 comments | 1035 Views

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Weekly Now Using Capcha

Weekly Now Using Capcha is just another method of potentially tracing IP addresses. Hmmm? Don't want to end up on Dr. Melsons...

Original post made by Capcha Cop on Sep. 21, 2010
Last comment by Michael Leonard, on Sep 22, 2010 at 1:30 pm | 5 comments | 1035 Views

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Letters: Candidate funding

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7447 posted Friday, October 1,...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by A Neighbor, on Oct 2, 2010 at 10:31 pm | 4 comments | 1035 Views

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Schwarzenegger vetoes county's right to hike marriage fees to fund domestic violence programs

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's Thursday night veto of legislation that would help fund domestic violence prevention programs...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by Ray2447, on Oct 2, 2010 at 10:04 am | 1 comment | 1035 Views

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Valley Humane wants $125,000 how much is new Exec paid?

The Contra Costa Times reports that the Valley Humane Society needs $135,000 in the next thirty (30) days or it may close...

Original post made by Ptown taxpayer on Jul. 27, 2011
Last comment by Mal, on Aug 3, 2011 at 4:10 pm | 2 comments | 1035 Views

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Pleasanton to hold Memorial Day ceremony at 10:30 a.m. today

Pleasanton's annual Memorial Day observance will be held starting at 10:30 a.m. today in the garden area just south of the...

Original post made on May. 26, 2014
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on May 26, 2014 at 10:29 pm | 1 comment | 1035 Views

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No bull at local credit union as Ferdinand goes home

Members and employees at UNCLE Credit Union's main branch in Livermore received quite a surprise recently when a bull from...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2009
Last comment by heh, on Sep 29, 2009 at 11:57 am | 2 comments | 1034 Views

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Movie Review

Christopher Guest knows a good spoof when he sees one. Unfortunately he's seeing them in every conceivable nook and cranny,...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2009
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Take the McNerney Asparagus Test!

Do you know what Jerry says is the signature issue that determines his political career? Asparagus. Yes, McNerney owes...

Original post made by Nomad on Oct. 19, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Oct 21, 2010 at 7:39 am | 7 comments | 1034 Views

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Alameda County Board of Supervisors Redistricting Decision

Well, no big surprises out of the meeting today regarding Alameda County supervisorial redistricting. The proposal going...

Original post made by Billie on Jun. 28, 2011
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The air board gets an ear full from residents
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Tax Day
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Ballot Follies, and the great Candidate Challenge
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