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AB 988 – The Miles Hall Lifeline: A Public Forum With Rebecca Bauer-Kahan

Thursday, January 20, 2022 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Please join NAMI Tri-Valley to learn about AB988. State Assembly Member...

Original post made by NAMI Tri-Valley on Jan. 17, 2022
There are no comments yet. 104 Views

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State announces mandatory water restrictions

The California Water Resources Control Board has adopted emergency water restrictions that will apply to all water users...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2022
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jan 6, 2022 at 11:54 am | 2 comments | 2505 Views

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Thanks to Pleasanton City Council for Safe Storage Ordinance

Today in Michigan, a gun got into the wrong hands. Again. As a result, at least three students are dead and six more are...

Original post made by Laurie and Bill Herbert on Nov. 30, 2021
Last comment by MichaelB, on Dec 17, 2021 at 7:02 am | 8 comments | 1638 Views

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Alameda County 2021 Redistricting - Final Update

This is the final update to my Alameda County 2021 Redistricting posts. Despite overwhelming support to keep the Tri-Valley...

Original post made by Billie on Dec. 4, 2021
There are no comments yet. 629 Views

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Alameda County 2021 Redistricting - Update

This is an update to "Alameda County 2021 Redistricting Draft Map A": As of the last meeting on November 23rd, Supervisor...

Original post made by Billie on Nov. 30, 2021
Last comment by Billie, on Dec 3, 2021 at 9:38 pm | 1 comment | 698 Views

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Alameda County 2021 Redistricting Draft Map A

The Alameda County Board of Supervisors just approved and posted Draft Map A for their "new" 2021 Redistricting. Funny thing...

Original post made by Billie on Nov. 21, 2021
There are no comments yet. 942 Views

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Hyundai Women in Stem Scholarship 2021: Winner from Pleasanton Esha Cyril

Esha Cyril, a current senior at Quarry Lane School in Dublin and a resident of Pleasanton, is one of the five winners and...

Original post made by Member on Oct. 1, 2021
There are no comments yet. 590 Views

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And the winner in the California recall is? None of the above

While Larry Elder clearly led all replacement candidates in the California recall election, he finished far behind none of...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2021
Last comment by MichaelB, on Sep 25, 2021 at 4:05 pm | 6 comments | 2280 Views

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With recall looming, Newsom gets some help from friends in Legislature

Democratic leaders in the Legislature shield Gov. Gavin Newsom from having to decide some controversial bills during the...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2021
Last comment by Jake Waters, on Sep 4, 2021 at 5:28 pm | 6 comments | 2407 Views

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More than $7B in rent, utility relief now available for Californians

More than $7 billion is now available for California residents behind on their rent and utility payments after state officials...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2021
Last comment by Ernest, on Jul 18, 2021 at 1:59 pm | 1 comment | 15910 Views

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Guest Opinion: A Refusal to Seriously Address California's Housing Shortage and Affordability Crisis Is ALREADY Destroying California As We Know It

“State lawmakers in Sacramento have decided they know better than the rest of us how we should live.” “Towering...

Original post made by Dean Wallace on Jul. 3, 2021
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jul 8, 2021 at 8:54 am | 22 comments | 3292 Views

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Livermore couple open downtown bakery in honor of their late daughter

Aimee and Bryan first launched Wingen Bakery from their home last year so they could be full-time caretakers to their infant...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2021
Last comment by Felipe Tonello, on Jun 28, 2021 at 11:28 pm | 3 comments | 9258 Views

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Guest Opinion: State Legislature may soon destroy California as we know it

State lawmakers have decided that they know better than the rest of us how we should live. Read the full story here https://www.pleasantonweekly.com/print/story/2021/06/25/guest-op...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2021
Last comment by Dave Wilson, on Jun 27, 2021 at 7:45 am | 1 comment | 765 Views

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Guest Opinion: State Legislature may soon destroy California as we know it

State lawmakers have decided that they know better than the rest of us how we should live. That is the message Sacramento...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2021
Last comment by Becky, on Jun 24, 2021 at 6:08 pm | 26 comments | 8311 Views

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Rep. Swalwell Shouldn't Let Congress Ban FaceTime and Amazon Prime

Imagine a world in which Amazon isn't allowed to offer Prime free shipping. Or Google can't show you a map of the top-ranked...

Original post made by Adam Kovacevich on Jun. 22, 2021
Last comment by Jake Waters, on Jun 23, 2021 at 8:51 am | 5 comments | 1277 Views

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Governor comparison-a lesson in governing.

Watch this link, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BcVp0dQunNU&ab_channel=NetOnPlay for two reason: 1)If you are undecided...

Original post made by Nicki on May. 27, 2021
There are no comments yet. 354 Views

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The First Asian American Settlement Was Established by Filipino Fishermen

The fishing village in marshlands of present-day Louisiana was settled by the so-called Manilamen as early as 1763. The...

Original post made by Michael Austin on May. 10, 2021
There are no comments yet. 381 Views

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Gasoline Pricing

There are rumors that there will be a gas shortage this summer. In the upper mid west (Dakotas) the price of gasoline...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Apr. 28, 2021
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Apr 29, 2021 at 8:36 am | 3 comments | 471 Views

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RE: Derek Chauvin verdict

Accountability. We can't bring back George Floyd, but today we got accountability for his murder and accountability is the...

Original post made by Isaiah Campbell, Tri-Valley for Black Lives on Apr. 20, 2021
Last comment by Gina Channell, Pleasanton Weekly Publisher, on Apr 22, 2021 at 9:39 am | 21 comments | 1384 Views

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Letters

Read the full story here https://www.pleasantonweekly.com/print/story/2021/03/12/letters posted Friday, March 12, 2021,...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2021
Last comment by Rich, on Mar 19, 2021 at 9:10 pm | 6 comments | 1386 Views
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