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Bin Laden

Osama Bin Laden, the "face of evil," is dead. Tell us, where were you when you first learned of the 9/11 attacks? And what...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on May. 1, 2011
Last comment by Tim, on May 3, 2011 at 10:45 pm | 58 comments | 5924 Views

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Justified or denial of rights?

The BART protest expected Friday didn't happen, probably because BART shut down cell service for the day and the protest...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on Aug. 15, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1763 Views

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Which presidential candidate do you plan to vote for?

Vote in the Pleasanton Weekly's poll. It's at the bottom of the homepage. ...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on Sep. 26, 2012
Last comment by Romney fan, on Sep 30, 2012 at 11:21 pm | 7 comments | 5056 Views

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Fired up about Spare the Air days?

Yesterday was a Spare the Air day. Today is a Spare the Air day. While nobody is thinking about sitting in front of a nice...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on Sep. 12, 2014
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Sep 12, 2014 at 12:41 pm | 4 comments | 1765 Views

AROUND TOWN

Attention potential American Idols!

American Idol auditions will be held in San Francisco on July 17. If you or someone you know is planning to audition, we...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on Jul. 3, 2008
Last comment by Chip, on Jul 17, 2008 at 1:16 pm | 1 comment | 2636 Views

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Public Records Act documents

Editor's note: This is reposted from a thread created Monday, Feb. 17, with the headline "PW makes PUSD public records request,...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on Feb. 17, 2014
Last comment by AnnK9002, on Feb 21, 2014 at 12:48 pm | 6 comments | 4268 Views

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Changes, new features for Town Square

As some of you have noticed, we are in the process of making a few changes in how Town Square operates. These stem from our...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on Sep. 12, 2014
Last comment by digitalFlack, on Sep 17, 2014 at 9:41 am | 18 comments | 2768 Views

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Removed Town Square threads

Two Town Square threads about campaign signs being tampered with in Pleasanton were removed over the weekend because we could...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on Nov. 3, 2014
There are no comments yet. 962 Views

AROUND TOWN

Have any good storm photos?

Let's hear it for El Nino! Do you have any great photos from the storm? Flooding? Sandbags? Send them to Gina at gallen@pleasantonweekly.com....

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on Dec. 22, 2015
There are no comments yet. 579 Views

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FPPC letter

Copy available here: http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2016/10/28/fppc-letter ...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on Oct. 28, 2016
Last comment by res1, on Nov 2, 2016 at 8:47 am | 23 comments | 928 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Church leaders support 'redeemed' priest; others want him out

Church leaders are speaking out in support of a newly-designated parish leader for the Catholic Community of Pleasanton after...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on Nov. 15, 2007
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Nov 22, 2007 at 9:02 am | 219 comments | 11580 Views

RESTAURANTS

Emergency Brownies-Dining at Home

I feel it is important that I share my recipe for Emergency Brownies with other Pleasantonians. They are not quite like...

Original post made by Ginger on Feb. 15, 2008
Last comment by Stacey, on Feb 16, 2008 at 8:30 am | 2 comments | 3394 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

body found under freeway

Did they ever release the name of the man they found dead underneath the freeway near the Hilton? I cannot find anything...

Original post made by Ginger on Jan. 7, 2012
Last comment by See the San Ramon Express, on Jan 9, 2012 at 5:52 pm | 5 comments | 2908 Views

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Girasole Closed

I will miss you Scoozi Bread! Maybe the Pleasanton Weekly can get Skip to share the recipe with all of us who have enjoyed...

Original post made by Gladys on Sep. 29, 2013
Last comment by Been there, on Oct 2, 2013 at 12:38 pm | 15 comments | 3494 Views

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Wait To Go To Eddie Papa's

Have gone twice. Once for lunch-very pleasant experience and then for dinner last night-disaster! The food is excellent,...

Original post made by Gladys on Apr. 13, 2008
Last comment by Oliver Heaviside, on Dec 21, 2008 at 7:09 pm | 11 comments | 5944 Views

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Girasole Closed

So sad to hear today that Girasole has closed it's doors. Many fond memories of celebrations and dinner with friends! I...

Original post made by Gladys on Sep. 29, 2013
Last comment by Daveg, on Oct 6, 2013 at 3:59 pm | 5 comments | 2929 Views

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Afghanistan the forgotten War!!!

We continue to take huge casualties in Afghanistan and as the article explains August will be bloodier than July which was...

Original post made by Glen on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Aug 17, 2009 at 3:30 pm | 11 comments | 1472 Views

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Obama the great shrinking President

The Shrinking President by Jed Babbin (more by this author) Posted 07/27/2009 ET Just as small men can be great,...

Original post made by Glen Sasaki on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by John, on Jul 27, 2009 at 12:22 pm | 4 comments | 1466 Views

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Obama poll numbers

Obama poll numbers drop even lower http://www.rasmussenreports.com/public_content/politics/obama_administration/daily_presidential_tracking_poll...

Original post made by Glen Sasaki on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by Mary, on Jul 27, 2009 at 12:24 pm | 2 comments | 1627 Views

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Farmer who put up sign claiming Democrats are ‘party of parasites’ has taken $1 million in farm subsidies.

Link : http://thinkprogress.org/2010/06/23/farmer-democrats-parasites-subsidies/ Missouri farmer David Jungerman has...

Original post made by glenn on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by Both true, on Jun 26, 2010 at 2:15 pm | 4 comments | 1162 Views
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Tri-Valley cities rank high in poll
By Tim Hunt | 4 comments | 608 views

What You Need to Do Before Your Child Goes to College
By Elizabeth LaScala | 0 comments | 132 views