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SPORTS

Basketball: Amador vs Foothill - who will come out on top this year?

Just curious to know what are people's thoughts on the upcoming basketball season. I have small bet with my neighbor on which...

Original post made by Just Curious on Aug. 2, 2010
Last comment by P-town Mom, on Aug 13, 2010 at 12:32 am | 22 comments | 4907 Views

AROUND TOWN

What does fairness mean to you?

When you think of fairness, what comes to mind? Aside from the definition, what do you think it entails and consists of?...

Original post made by Just Curious on Jul. 28, 2009
Last comment by LawStudent, on Jul 29, 2009 at 7:50 pm | 5 comments | 1575 Views

AROUND TOWN

Who profits from the fair??

We were at the fair last friday and saw tons of people shelling out money for food, vendors, arcades, entrance fees, parking,...

Original post made by Just curious on Jul. 7, 2010
Last comment by a very nice time, on Jul 12, 2010 at 9:09 pm | 16 comments | 2402 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fireworks on a weeknight

Does anyone know why there were fireworks at nine o'clock on a weekday night? I heard them go off between 9 and 9:10 tonight....

Original post made by Just curious on Sep. 3, 2014
Last comment by Rick, on Sep 4, 2014 at 10:48 am | 6 comments | 997 Views

AROUND TOWN

Broken gas main at Valley and Hopyard?

I've searched high and low to find information on the PGE "emergency" that closed most lanes at Valley Ave/Hopyard intersection...

Original post made by just curious on Jan. 11, 2016
Last comment by oakled, on Jan 24, 2016 at 11:50 pm | 2 comments | 744 Views

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Councilmember Karla Brown and the referendum

I always wondered why Councilmember Karla Brown has been steadfastly adamant in insisting that "a road is a structure," vehemently...

Original post made by Just curious on Jan. 29, 2016
Last comment by Alexis B, on Feb 2, 2016 at 8:45 am | 4 comments | 705 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

The Preserves Neighborhood - Car Hits House

Does anyone know what happened in The Preserves on Laural Creek Drive either the evening of July 5 or the morning of July...

Original post made by Just Curious on Jul. 6, 2012
Last comment by Other, on Jul 12, 2012 at 10:36 pm | 24 comments | 4151 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Realtors market to Chinese to drive up prices, profits

In the Nov 30 SF Chronicle, Columnist Kathleen Pender writes: "About a dozen ... Realtors returned last week from a trip...

Original post made by Just Greed? on Nov. 9, 2015
There are no comments yet. 736 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Just In: Court Indicts Bush on High Treason Charge

Court Indicts Bush on High Treason Charge Published: AP Aug 1, 2009 WASHINGTON (AP) — George W. Bush, the 43rd President...

Original post made by Just In on Aug. 1, 2009
Last comment by Martian, on Aug 3, 2009 at 12:49 pm | 4 comments | 1563 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Ex-Secretary Apologizes for W.M.D. Scare

300,000 Troops Never Faced Risk of Instant Obliteration Published: (AP) Aug 1, 2009 Ex-Secretary of State Condoleeza...

Original post made by Just In: on Aug. 1, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 1, 2009 at 8:13 pm | 3 comments | 1494 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Brilliance from our school board

(Comment partially removed by Pleasanton Weekly staff.) On the homework survey Miller: based on my child, we should...

Original post made by Just Me on Jun. 23, 2015
Last comment by Really?, on Jul 2, 2015 at 7:41 pm | 9 comments | 1693 Views

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Can of Worms

Pleasanton Weekly just opened a can of worms by allowing birth announcement. Now everyone will be announcing their wedding,...

Original post made by Just me on Dec. 24, 2010
Last comment by pleasanton parent, on Dec 25, 2010 at 12:32 pm | 2 comments | 1495 Views

RESTAURANTS

New Farmers Restaurant - Not so great

I went to the Farmers restaurant a few weeks ago and I must say that I am disappointed. It's missing all of the things needed...

Original post made by Just One Opinion on Nov. 23, 2009
Last comment by Jenny, on Mar 28, 2010 at 8:30 am | 13 comments | 3496 Views

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City of Whiners

It seems that all people can do is whine, whine, whine on this website. It is frustrating to read - I figure there is a...

Original post made by Just Sayin\' on Mar. 14, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 16, 2011 at 10:37 am | 8 comments | 1265 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

March on Main Street

I'm thinking about a protest or something else (legal) on Main Street to protest the cuts to elementary schools (they're...

Original post made by just wondering on Jan. 24, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Jan 27, 2010 at 1:35 pm | 66 comments | 2284 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lawn Mower Shop Closed?

Does anyone know what happened to the lawn mower repair shop near the self car wash off main street? It's closed after being...

Original post made by Just wondering on Mar. 15, 2013
There are no comments yet. 2868 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Helicopter Overhead

Anyone know what's going on? There's a helicopter buzzing back and forth over Vintage Hills. Can't see it, but it's been...

Original post made by Just Wondering on Jul. 5, 2012
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Jul 6, 2012 at 2:26 pm | 9 comments | 1918 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Senators to consider bill to create a 51st state

http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2014/10/walmart-walton-heirs-net-worth-cities The question is, what would we call...

Original post made by Just Wonderin\' on Oct. 6, 2014
There are no comments yet. 792 Views

SPORTS

FOOTHILL WINS NCS VOLLEYBALL

Saturday night karma came full circle as Foothill beat Amador Valley in the NCS Volleyball Championship game. Where's the...

Original post made by Justice is served on May. 23, 2010
Last comment by A mom from Foothill, on Jun 6, 2010 at 10:37 am | 18 comments | 3827 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Rich Get Richer and the Poor Get Poorer: Depressed Minimum Wages Testifies to the Success of Capitalist Markets

The federal minimum wage of $7.25 is worth $2 less today than it was in 1968 when adjusted for inflation. That's one...

Original post made by Justice Tracker on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Jun 19, 2013 at 6:48 pm | 4 comments | 2144 Views
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Plenty of water that will cost more this year
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 636 views

Nominations due Monday for TV30’s Tri-Valley ‘Coach of the Year’ award
By Jeb Bing | 1 comment | 260 views

 

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