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Democrats in Senate vote down anti-sanctuary bill

Many Democrats in the senate voted down, today, the Vitter bill that would have blocked sanctuary cities from funding. Senator...

Original post made by helenayers on Oct. 20, 2015
Last comment by Jerry, on Oct 20, 2015 at 1:30 pm | 2 comments | 522 Views

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Handyman service anyone??

Does anyone know of a good handyman service here in Pleasanton? If so do you also know what their hourly rates are? I need...

Original post made by Help Needed on Dec. 3, 2009
Last comment by steve, on Dec 7, 2009 at 7:35 pm | 13 comments | 3565 Views

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Unemployment - Job Search etc.

Yes Nummi is going down, along with another 50,000 related jobs here locally. This is nuts! I might add that the unemployemtn...

Original post made by Help.. on Aug. 27, 2009
Last comment by Me Too, on Aug 28, 2009 at 11:30 pm | 1 comment | 1437 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

If you are a teacher and Measure G fails...

They are always looking for help at the fair during the summer. AV teacher and varsity basketball coach Don Underwood works...

Original post made by Helping out on May. 27, 2009
Last comment by Helping out, on May 29, 2009 at 9:54 pm | 16 comments | 1871 Views

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The Hungry Dad and Kid @ Walgreens on Santa Rita Rd

Pretty sure others saw a man and a kid standing near front entrance of Walgreens near Safeway on Santa Rita Road asking for...

Original post made by HelpTheHungry on Nov. 2, 2011
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Nov 10, 2011 at 10:30 pm | 94 comments | 5486 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Henny Penny-Is Cholo in the Town Square forum Jeb Bing, editor of the Pleasanton Weekly?

After reading Mr. Bing's mean-spirited editorial about citizen participation two weeks ago where the editor of the Pleasanton...

Original post made by Henny Penny? on Sep. 18, 2014
There are no comments yet. 1658 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama mortgage relief help

I was wondering if someone out there can give me some advice or direction with regard to my issue. I have a home and like...

Original post made by Henry on Jul. 29, 2009
Last comment by Henry, on Aug 5, 2009 at 4:13 pm | 30 comments | 2274 Views

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Obama mortgage rescue bill

After months of trying to redo my loan and since contacting B of A, McNerney, and Dianne Feinstein I have still gotten no...

Original post made by Henry on Sep. 3, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Sep 4, 2009 at 8:16 pm | 3 comments | 1399 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Herald Editorial: Pleasanton voters should pass Measure G

http://www.insidebayarea.com/portal/opinion/ci_12495763 "While we would prefer that the state provide equitable money...

Original post made by Herald fan on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by Luke, on Jun 2, 2009 at 6:49 pm | 5 comments | 1481 Views

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America's Greatness

I know that this will make some people angry, however I feel compelled to write it. I´m up to my spleen with hate mongers...

Original post made by Herbert Marshall on Mar. 20, 2008
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Mar 26, 2008 at 3:29 am | 27 comments | 2950 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Proposition 30 to pay for out of control payroll costs

Saw this on an article in the Sacramento Bee. "California's state government had 9.3 percent more employees in 2011 than...

Original post made by Here is the Problem on Aug. 23, 2012
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Aug 23, 2012 at 1:21 pm | 1 comment | 2421 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Union president Peggy Carpenter now engineering departure of Hart principal?

I was reading the article on the disputed investigation at Walnut Grove. I could not help reading the quote from union president...

Original post made by Here we go again on Mar. 13, 2014
There are no comments yet. 1111 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Did Pleasanton weekly get threatened

There are several rumors that The Pleasanton Weekly was threatened by one of their largest advertisers to stop reporting...

Original post made by Here\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s Jonny on Oct. 13, 2014
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Oct 14, 2014 at 11:41 am | 1 comment | 1033 Views

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Why I hate my heritage tree

Don’t get me wrong, I love trees. In the right place. This humongous ash (28 inch diameter trunk), a Raywood Ash which...

Original post made by Heritage tree woes on Oct. 12, 2015
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 20, 2015 at 6:05 pm | 46 comments | 2089 Views

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Faux News has a new commentator!

Guess who? http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/us_palin_fox_news Sarah Palin! Yes, the circus is complete now. Tune in for entertainment...

Original post made by HHR on Jan. 11, 2010
Last comment by Rat Turd, on Jan 14, 2010 at 9:18 pm | 46 comments | 2076 Views

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HEALTH INSURANCE REFORM PASSED!

Justice prevailed! Next we should move towards a Public Option!...

Original post made by HHR on Mar. 21, 2010
Last comment by mac, on Mar 23, 2010 at 12:14 am | 6 comments | 1341 Views

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Prop 8 ruled Unconstitutional

Justice has prevailed again. Of course, now the bigots are whining and will appeal the decision, instead of worrying about...

Original post made by HHR on Aug. 4, 2010
Last comment by Oh Drexi!, on Aug 5, 2010 at 9:18 pm | 10 comments | 1089 Views

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Greenpeace Founder "need many nuclear plants"

Listen to scientist Dr. Patrick Moore, Founder of GreenPeace speak on the US need for many nuclear power plants ASAP...to...

Original post made by Hi Tech on Feb. 8, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Feb 8, 2010 at 11:00 pm | 1 comment | 1375 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Our Schools Don't Need Teachers like Jerry Shelley

After reading the postings by former teacher Jerry Shelley, I am glad he is a former teacher! He may be a nice man, but...

Original post made by High School on May. 16, 2009
Last comment by Stinky12, on Oct 22, 2009 at 1:52 pm | 16 comments | 2442 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Congratulations to Pleasanton School District

I see the Pleasanton Unified School District were awarded a $2.3 million Federal grant be paid over a 5 year period. Only...

Original post made by highdiver on Oct. 4, 2014
Last comment by Bollo, on Oct 11, 2014 at 9:12 pm | 10 comments | 2711 Views
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