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Happy New Year from the Pleasanton Weekly

Besides wishing all of our readers a Happy New Year, I want to remind everyone that it's not too late to donate to the 2017 Pleasanton Weekly Holiday...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Dec. 31, 2017
Last comment by headsoccer, on Feb 23, 2018 at 7:28 am | 8 comments | 3478 Views

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Holiday Fund raises $70,000 for 12 Tri-Valley nonprofits

The Pleasanton Weekly's 2017 Holiday Fund campaign has ended with 289 contributors donating $70,167, an amount that will be split among 12 beneficiaries. "That's...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Jan. 21, 2018
Last comment by Eddie J., on Feb 21, 2018 at 8:08 am | 2 comments | 2642 Views

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One-in-three chance Hayward fault will rupture with a 6.7 magnitude earthquake in next 30 years

In the next 30 years, there is a one-in-three chance that the Hayward fault will rupture with a 6.7 magnitude or higher earthquake, according to the United States...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Feb. 8, 2018
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 10, 2018 at 10:06 am | 3 comments | 3276 Views

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Sandia donates $25,000 to Valley Children’s Museum

Sandia National Laboratories has donated $25,000 to the Valley Children’s Museum in Dublin, a grant, made possible through Sandia’s gifts and grants...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Feb. 2, 2018
Last comment by dany, on Feb 8, 2018 at 5:50 am | 3 comments | 2194 Views

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Make this the week you help schools through Pleasanton Weekly Holiday Fund

With students heading back to school Monday after a two-week holiday break, it's a good time to remember to give to the Pleasanton Weekly Holiday Fund, which will...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Jan. 5, 2018
Last comment by ecindia, on Feb 7, 2018 at 1:21 am | 4 comments | 2092 Views

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Last day to donate to the Pleasanton Weekly Holiday Fund

Friday marks the last day to donate to the 2017 Pleasanton Weekly Holiday Fund. Your donation will help fund 12 nonprofits serving the Tri-Valley,...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Jan. 11, 2018
There are no comments yet. 2132 Views

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Last week to donate to the Pleasanton Weekly Holiday Fund

With students back in school after a two-week holiday break, it's a good time to remind everyone that it's also the last week to donate to the Pleasanton Weekly...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Jan. 9, 2018
Last comment by george123, on Jan 10, 2018 at 11:41 pm | 1 comment | 1887 Views

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Reducing the traffic jam in batteries

Research at Sandia National Laboratories has identified a major obstacle to advancing solid-state lithium-ion battery performance in small electronics: the flow...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Dec. 25, 2017
Last comment by james564, on Jan 1, 2018 at 12:00 am | 2 comments | 2387 Views

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Good news on the Weekly's Holiday Fund

The good news is that as of Friday, we have passed the $55,000 mark in contributions to the Pleasanton Weekly's 2017 Holiday Fund. That's a welcome...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Dec. 30, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2049 Views

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Rotary Club serves early Christmas dinners to 220 Pleasanton seniors

I had the privilege of serving a turkey dinner with all the trimmings to Eppie Baeta (left) and Lucille Murillo at the Rotary Club of Pleasanton's...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Dec. 18, 2017
Last comment by Peter, on Dec 24, 2017 at 10:58 pm | 3 comments | 2188 Views

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Around Pleasanton: 'Tis the weekend for record crowds at Stoneridge Mall

Tomorrow, the last Saturday before Christmas, is projected to be the busiest shopping day of the year with many shoppers heading out to make last-minute purchases...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Dec. 22, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2268 Views

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Chabad holding Jewish high holy days services at new Pleasanton center

When Rabbi Raleigh Resnick (pictured above) blows the Shofar Friday night during Yom Kippur services, he and the community Chabad he leads will be...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Sep. 25, 2017
Last comment by jenniferbrownz, on Dec 12, 2017 at 11:59 pm | 13 comments | 4499 Views

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Holiday Fund donations help 14,000 gain health care

Axis Community Health is sole provider of medical services for area’s low income, uninsured. Pictured is Dr. Upama Barua assisting an Axis...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Nov. 29, 2017
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 8, 2017 at 11:09 am | 2 comments | 2478 Views

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Today is "Small business Saturday;" shop in downtown Pleasanton

The National Retail Federation forecasts that holiday sales will increase between 3.6-4% this year, to nearly $679 billion dollars. That could be good news for...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Nov. 25, 2017
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 25, 2017 at 3:22 pm | 7 comments | 2298 Views

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Happy Thanksgiving

Please enjoy this report from the current issue of the Old Farmer’s Almanac newsletter, published by 2017 Yankee Publishing Inc. about the woman who helped...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Nov. 23, 2017
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Nov 23, 2017 at 8:51 pm | 1 comment | 2365 Views

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Lockdown at Las Positas; it’s not always possible

My 19-year-old granddaughter Bailey Little (pictured) was one of hundreds of students on campus Oct. 4 at Las Positas College when an emergency alert...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Nov. 13, 2017
Last comment by Laura Hayden, on Nov 20, 2017 at 12:29 am | 10 comments | 2639 Views

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Police chief talks about crime, other Pleasanton issues

Police Chief Dave Spiller has been making the rounds lately to talk up Pleasanton, and with good reason. Still understaffed at a time when police work...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Oct. 27, 2017
Last comment by amandor, on Nov 7, 2017 at 10:24 pm | 8 comments | 3648 Views

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10th year tribute to Laurel Williams set for Friday

It’s been 10 years since Laurel Williams (pictured) was killed in a horrific car crash on Foothill Road and her mother Kathy Pace-Williams hopes...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Oct. 18, 2017
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 20, 2017 at 2:38 pm | 1 comment | 2381 Views

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Sandia’s new portable detector keeping public safe from radiation

Given the numerous toxic and possibly radioactive sites now contaminating Houston and its flooded communities, rescuers can now turn to a newly-developed tool called...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Sep. 5, 2017
Last comment by wattsam jassy , on Sep 19, 2017 at 4:52 am | 3 comments | 2733 Views

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How to cut the cost of elective medical expenses

Whether it's a matter of comfort, appearance or safety, there are many medical procedures that you may want or need, but your health insurance won't cover, according...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Jun. 20, 2017
Last comment by forbrukeretaten.no, on Sep 16, 2017 at 12:16 am | 2 comments | 2935 Views
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