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AROUND TOWN

4.0 magnitude earthquake strikes Bay Area

Bay Area residents have regained their footing after a 4.0-magnitude earthquake rattled the region this afternoon. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2011
Last comment by casey, on Oct 23, 2011 at 3:40 pm | 1 comment | 1082 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mothers with a Purpose group meets at Foothill High tonight

Host guest speaker, Bradley Dehaven author of "Defining Moments." A suburban father's journey into his son's Oxy addiction....

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2012
Last comment by My 2 cents, on Feb 10, 2012 at 4:33 pm | 10 comments | 1082 Views

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Christmas trees sprouting up around town

Workers at the various tree lots being assembled around town spent the early part of the week drilling holes in tree trunks,...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2013
Last comment by Max Martin, on Dec 9, 2013 at 4:41 pm | 1 comment | 1082 Views

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Food Pantry at Valley Bible Church

The Food Pantry at Valley Bible Church has open pantry hours on from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursdays at 7106 Johnson Drive. Since...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 10, 2009 at 3:27 pm | 2 comments | 1081 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Employees protest decision to close Superior, other state courts one day a month

Court workers from throughout the Bay Area expressed frustration at a rally in San Francisco Wednesday over a decision by...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Sep 18, 2009 at 2:55 am | 6 comments | 1081 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Now BART riders can talk under the Bay

BART riders can now enjoy wireless access for mobile phones and other devices as they pass underneath the Bay in the Transbay...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 24, 2009 at 3:46 pm | 4 comments | 1081 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Golden No Longer

Why is the following so hard for democrats, including the Pleasanton Weekly Editor, to understand? The policies of liberals...

Original post made by Ruth on Jan. 10, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 13, 2010 at 5:07 pm | 5 comments | 1081 Views

AROUND TOWN

Talk about a bad hair day!

There's much more at the Alameda County Fair than rides and tasty food as Cassandra Gutschall, 25, shows Sunday after getting...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2010
Last comment by erika, on Jun 29, 2010 at 9:07 am | 1 comment | 1081 Views

AROUND TOWN

Foothill Blvd Mountain Lion Killed

On 10-28-10 about 7:00am I passed a stopped truck southbound on Foothill just north of Castlewood Dr. In front of the truck...

Original post made by JohnBoy on Nov. 10, 2010
Last comment by Susan, on Nov 14, 2010 at 2:24 pm | 4 comments | 1081 Views

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Register early for 'Idea to Entrepreneur' workshop

Patent attorney Gerald Prettyman will talk about "Idea to Entrepreneur" including how to create an inexpensive prototype,...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2011
Last comment by w ron sutton, on Jan 26, 2011 at 8:51 am | 1 comment | 1081 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama seeks to restrict states' voting rights: Another play of the race card?

President Obama played the race card when he said Friday that his new voting-rights commission will help to prevent state...

Original post made by Liberalism NOT on Feb. 22, 2013
Last comment by Grand Dragoon, on Feb 23, 2013 at 10:07 am | 9 comments | 1081 Views

AROUND TOWN

Living the American Dream: An Advertorial

Nestled comfortably in his Bishop Ranch office, Faraz Sattar surveys the activity of the financial market. The CEO of Accretive...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2013
Last comment by Daveg, on Jul 26, 2013 at 5:45 pm | 6 comments | 1081 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD Homework Policy

Students are only supposed to be getting 2 hours of homework each night (about 20 minutes per class). It's clear to me and...

Original post made by Angry on Feb. 8, 2015
Last comment by Parent of 2, on Feb 11, 2015 at 7:21 pm | 12 comments | 1081 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Barack Obama faces 30 death threats a day, stretching US Secret Service

US President Barack Obama is the target of more than 30 potential death threats a day and is being protected by an increasingly...

Original post made by Witman on Aug. 3, 2009
Last comment by NEVER!!, on Aug 4, 2009 at 4:35 pm | 4 comments | 1080 Views

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Blood drives held in biggest time of need

Whether it be because of illness or travel, donating blood isn't very popular in winter or the summer. This is of concern...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2010
Last comment by Barnton, on Feb 22, 2010 at 4:56 pm | 4 comments | 1080 Views

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BART protestors, now numbering about two dozen, demonstrate again

About two-dozen anti-BART protesters marched along San Francisco's Market Street Monday evening in the fifth consecutive...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2011
Last comment by steve, on Sep 13, 2011 at 2:31 pm | 2 comments | 1080 Views

AROUND TOWN

Keeping fit the high-tech way

Alyson Griffin wasn't looking for a gym. She just planned to accompany her mom last summer to Koko FitClub, at her request,...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Sweaty Porker, on Mar 29, 2012 at 8:42 am | 6 comments | 1080 Views

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Common financial scams continue targeting seniors

Rhonda*, a friend of mine in Pleasanton, called me to her home last month to discuss a troubling family matter. Read the...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2014
Last comment by Mike, on Jun 7, 2014 at 3:22 pm | 1 comment | 1080 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Can the Cheney family please go away?

Liz Cheney on Morning Joe today: "I think it does a disservice to the Bush administration, frankly. We kept the nation...

Original post made by Edward on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by annonymous, on Jul 14, 2009 at 9:03 pm | 10 comments | 1079 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Change you can believe in!

Today: Strong housing data combined with good earnings reports to spur a stock-market rally that pushed blue chips to...

Original post made by Obama on Jul. 23, 2009
Last comment by SteveP, on Jul 24, 2009 at 9:13 am | 4 comments | 1079 Views
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