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Opening day of fair horse racing canceled because of heat

And they're off ... almost. Oak Tree at Pleasanton will wait an extra day before kicking off horse racing at the 2017 Alameda...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2017
Last comment by Senior, on Jun 22, 2017 at 2:22 pm | 2 comments | 1768 Views

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Poizner speaks out against health care reform bill

Former New York Gov. George Pataki and Republican gubernatorial hopeful Steve Poizner held a news conference in San Francisco...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2010
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:29 pm | 9 comments | 1768 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Letter: Where's news on McNerney's vote for Cap and Trade Bill?

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5909 posted Friday, July 17, 2009,...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2009
Last comment by Mary, on Jul 20, 2009 at 5:49 pm | 9 comments | 1767 Views

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Who is Cholo?

Cholo, Would you mind filling us in here? A) I assume you may be of Mexican Heritage? B) Are you employed? C)...

Original post made by Question? on Aug. 20, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 23, 2009 at 8:21 pm | 22 comments | 1767 Views

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Walmart-Here we go again

Council Member Sullivan appealed the decision of the Planning Commission and has called up the project to be heard in front...

Original post made by Francine on Apr. 3, 2012
Last comment by , on Apr 3, 2012 at 10:08 am | 1 comment | 1767 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

House Dem’s resolution describing Hawaii as Obama’s birthplace may put GOP birthers ‘in a jam.’

Rep. Neil Abercrombie (D-HI) will be introducing a resolution today on the House floor commemorating the 50th anniversary...

Original post made by Cesar on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Aug 3, 2009 at 1:03 pm | 12 comments | 1766 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Marie Antionette Obama

>Dear Fellow Americans: For only the second time in my adult life, I am not ashamed of my country. I want to thank the hard...

Original post made by Mary on Sep. 4, 2010
Last comment by Bob, on Sep 8, 2010 at 10:33 am | 14 comments | 1766 Views

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Pleasanton council to consider employee contract, affordable homes in Hacienda at tonight's meeting

The Pleasanton City Council will decide tonight if it wants to proceed on signing a two-year contract with the union representing...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2011
Last comment by Upset, on Feb 15, 2011 at 9:10 pm | 4 comments | 1766 Views

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ValleyCare expands neonatal unit

In a move it says will help keep more babies under care in Pleasanton, ValleyCare Health System has collaborated with UCSF...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2011
Last comment by Eliza Winters, on Aug 17, 2011 at 8:36 am | 1 comment | 1766 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Air district declares 3rd consecutive 'Spare the Air' day as temperature soars

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has declared a third consecutive Spare the Air day today due to anticipated...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2009
Last comment by a parent, on Sep 23, 2009 at 10:39 am | 4 comments | 1765 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Vranesh haring started yesterday?

Anyone know if the Jon Vranesh hearing started yesterday?...

Original post made by Helen on Feb. 18, 2015
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 15, 2015 at 9:43 am | 7 comments | 1765 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

On again, off again state worker furloughs--now on again

A state appeals court Tuesday temporarily reinstated furloughs of three days per month for more than 70,000 state workers. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by itsme, on Mar 31, 2010 at 10:55 pm | 2 comments | 1765 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

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Residents recall Pearl Harbor day

(As printed in our Dec. 7, 2007 edition) "Yesterday, Dec. 7, 1941--a date which will live in infamy--the United States...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2009
Last comment by History Buff, on Dec 8, 2009 at 10:07 am | 2 comments | 1765 Views

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NCS may ban aluminum bats at local schools

The North Coast Section of the California Interscholastic Federation may consider banning metal baseball bats when it meets...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2010
Last comment by Baseball family, on May 6, 2010 at 2:41 pm | 9 comments | 1765 Views

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'Holiday Shorts: A Long Winter's Tale' tonight

Creatures of Impulse will stage "Holiday Shorts: A Long Winter's Tale" tonight at 7:30 p.m., Friday, Dec. 3, at the Firehouse...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2010
Last comment by ptownmomma, on Dec 3, 2010 at 12:32 pm | 1 comment | 1765 Views

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Need the Bat Mobile

Hi All, If anyone knows how I can get in touch with the person who drives the BAT MOBILE around town, please let me know!...

Original post made by Laj on May. 16, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1765 Views

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Pleasanton featured in LA Times Travel section

Our great Downtown got a lovely photo essay and article about being a destination for a weekend getaway: http://www.latimes.com/travel/la-tr-pleasanton-escape-20130414-photos,0,5...

Original post made by Ptown Proud on Apr. 23, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1765 Views

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Li gets 34 years to life for Dublin custody battle murder

Mei Li, 58, was sentenced today to 34 years to life in state prison for her role in the murder of a 91-year-old woman in...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2011
Last comment by Sam, on Aug 30, 2011 at 12:06 pm | 6 comments | 1765 Views

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Amador Valley students offer free money-management program

Whether it's saving up for college or a car, or simply saving up for a certain item during the holiday season, young students...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2015
Last comment by Ed, on Jul 1, 2015 at 2:09 pm | 3 comments | 1765 Views
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Tri-Valley cities rank high in poll
By Tim Hunt | 4 comments | 575 views