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Merry Christmas from all of us at the Pleasanton Weekly

To help us celebrate the holiday, Erin McDermott of Fremont Bank sent us these photos of Santa making an early visit to skaters...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2009
Last comment by Kris Kringle, on Dec 27, 2009 at 10:13 pm | 1 comment | 1126 Views

AROUND TOWN

STUDIO 7 NON-EVENT

So, I get an email from Studio 7 saying to come down cause "We're moving on"! Okay, so I thought it was a farewell party...

Original post made by Art Critic on Mar. 20, 2010
Last comment by M, on Mar 21, 2010 at 2:30 pm | 2 comments | 1126 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letter: Disagree about sewer and water rates

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6982 posted Friday, May 7, 2010,...

Original post made on May. 11, 2010
Last comment by Dave Ferguson, on May 12, 2010 at 3:59 pm | 6 comments | 1126 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

'Clutterless' support group meets tonight

Overwhelmed by clutter? Learn how to deal with it by attending this support group, which meets from 7-8:30 p.m. every Monday...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2012
Last comment by NO CL Meeting 1/16- MLK, on Jan 16, 2012 at 11:38 am | 1 comment | 1126 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 | 1126 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bringing Everyone to the Table: White House Health Care Stakeholder Discussions

We keep hearing about citizens feeling left out of the loop and demanding Town Hall Meetings etc. Everyone seems to think...

Original post made by White House on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Ken in South Pleasanton, on Aug 11, 2009 at 11:30 am | 2 comments | 1125 Views

AROUND TOWN

Where have all those posts gone?

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish: O.k. I wish to use the name Censored,...

Original post made by Censored on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by Censored, on Sep 14, 2009 at 12:55 pm | 14 comments | 1125 Views

AROUND TOWN

Recycling

Perhaps this has been covered before, but we just got our recycling bins and the list of things that can and cannot be put...

Original post made by REcycling Bins on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by fred, on Sep 22, 2009 at 8:57 am | 5 comments | 1125 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 | 1125 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton man pleads not guilty to attempted rape charge

Pierce Hunter, a 19-year-old UC Davis sophomore charged last month with attempted rape and forced oral copulation, has pleaded...

Original post made on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 8, 2010 at 11:07 am | 7 comments | 1125 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

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 | 1125 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 | 1125 Views

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The cell tower at Koll Center is back on the agenda

The firm proposing the cell tower at Koll Center is appealing the Community Development Director's determination that the...

Original post made by Verizon user on Jan. 18, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1125 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Government shutdown? Just as James Madison planned it

For 70% of our history the branches of government have been divided in terms of political power. When the Democrats last...

Original post made by jimf01 on Oct. 5, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 5, 2013 at 6:12 pm | 5 comments | 1125 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

The Vulva Chronicles

I saw the post on The Vagina Monologues. If you've read or seen the play, you know that the characters are talking about...

Original post made by Mulva on Nov. 19, 2009
Last comment by Jason, on Nov 30, 2009 at 7:53 pm | 2 comments | 1124 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Reminding You Obama is Implementing the Cloward-Piven Strategy Upon America...

If you are not aware of the devastating Cloward-Piven Strategy, please inform yourself. Here is info on it...or you can...

Original post made by James on Jan. 14, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Jan 15, 2010 at 2:32 pm | 13 comments | 1124 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

San Ramon Budget Update

An update on the San Ramon Valley School District negotiations: http://www.contracostatimes.com/news/ci_14327534?source=rss ...

Original post made by resident on Feb. 3, 2010
Last comment by resident, on Feb 3, 2010 at 10:45 pm | 9 comments | 1124 Views

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Sonoma Cattle Company

Just had a solicitor/salesman knock on mine and a neighbor's door from "The Sonoma Cattle Exchange". Refused to open the...

Original post made by Tony on Jun. 25, 2010
Last comment by speaking from experience, on Jun 28, 2010 at 11:29 am | 4 comments | 1124 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

A veritable deluge of campaign ads

With the (now not-so-recent) Citizen's United Supreme Court Ruling, PAC and nonprofit organization spending has gone up 40%:...

Original post made by Maria on Oct. 18, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1124 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Coins for cats, dollars for dogs

When Valley View Elementary fifth-grader Kaitlyn Glover heard animals being cared for by the Valley Humane Society would...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2011
Last comment by North island, on Mar 8, 2011 at 9:25 am | 1 comment | 1124 Views
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