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AROUND TOWN

Keeping in touch with the residents

Tri-Valley mayors reach out to their residents in different ways but they all agree on one thing: If people are unhappy about...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Sep 24, 2010 at 2:22 pm | 5 comments | 1091 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1091 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1091 Views

AROUND TOWN

Russian terrorists qualify for food stamps?

They came to our country in 2002 -- "Tsarnaeva arrived in the U.S. in 2002, settling in a working-class section of Cambridge,...

Original post made by excuse me??? on Apr. 28, 2013
Last comment by Clive, on Apr 29, 2013 at 10:26 pm | 9 comments | 1091 Views

SPORTS

Pleasanton's own Brandon Crawford on his way back to the World Series

I can't believe this hasn't been posted. He's a Foothill graduate with at least one sibling still in Pleasanton schools...

Original post made by Giants Fan on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by jeff, on Oct 22, 2014 at 10:50 am | 10 comments | 1091 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Rotary Club of Pleasanton

The Rotary Club of Pleasanton since 1965 has been a leader in the community in helping make Pleasanton a great place to live....

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2009
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Aug 20, 2009 at 10:08 am | 1 comment | 1090 Views

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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 | 1090 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1090 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton Chamber to host Business Tradeshow & Mixer tomorrow

The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce will host its Spring Tradeshow from 5-7 p.m., Wednesday, April 11 at the Pleasanton Marriott...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2012
Last comment by member, on Apr 10, 2012 at 8:39 am | 1 comment | 1090 Views

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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 | 1089 Views

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Construction spending rises unexpectedly

WASHINGTON Construction spending rose for the second time in three months in June as residential building increased and...

Original post made by ralph on Aug. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1089 Views

AROUND TOWN

Golden tabby cat hit by car on Foothill

Yesterday after, sorry to report, I saw a large cat that looked like Morris the cat on the side of the road on Foothill Rd...

Original post made by Pat on Jan. 1, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1089 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Interesting reading From Around the State

http://ballotpedia.org/wiki/index.php/St._Helena_Unified_School_District_board_recall,_California_(2010)...

Original post made by resident on Feb. 23, 2010
Last comment by resident, on Feb 24, 2010 at 10:48 am | 8 comments | 1089 Views

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ILLEGAL Immigration worries!

Regardless of you political leanings. The following videos should be of concern to you. http://www.wsbtv.com/video/23438021/index.html ...

Original post made by Pablo on May. 18, 2010
Last comment by mark, on May 26, 2010 at 1:06 pm | 16 comments | 1089 Views

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Send us your Santa photos

Have your kiddies visited Santa yet? If you took a photo you'd like to share, send it to us at dciardelli@pleasantonweekly.com....

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2011
Last comment by santa Claus, on Dec 6, 2011 at 2:42 pm | 4 comments | 1089 Views

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Paws for Halloween

Young readers, dogs and volunteers dressed in their Halloween finest at the the Pleasanton Public Library Tuesday night for...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2009
Last comment by resident, on Nov 4, 2009 at 1:16 pm | 15 comments | 1088 Views

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GOP congressional candidate challenges McNerney to public meetings

Republican candidate David Harmer has challenged Democratic Congressman Jerry McNerney of Pleasanton to a series of "town...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2010
Last comment by jacob and Alma, on Aug 23, 2010 at 7:53 pm | 7 comments | 1088 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 | 1088 Views

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Remembering Mike Wallace, Icon of Broadcast Investigative Journalism

Sorry to hear that Mike Wallace passed away over the weekend. Who can forget those classic 60 minutes episodes and Mike...

Original post made by Too bad on Apr. 8, 2012
Last comment by ., on Apr 9, 2012 at 10:29 pm | 1 comment | 1088 Views

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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 | 1088 Views
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