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State, federal bills inspired by Steinle case focus on how law enforcement stores guns

The shooting death of Pleasanton native Kate Steinle in San Francisco last year by a gun stolen from a federal ranger's car...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2016
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Sep 29, 2016 at 10:25 am | 6 comments | 1932 Views

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Around Pleasanton: Lockdown at Las Positas; it's not always possible

My 19-year-old granddaughter Bailey Little was one of hundreds of students on campus Oct. 4 at Las Positas College when an...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2017
Last comment by Curious , on Nov 17, 2017 at 7:52 am | 4 comments | 1932 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School budget situation still uncertain

With Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger calling for more cuts to education after five of the six state propositions failed and Concord-area...

Original post made on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on May 22, 2009 at 1:06 pm | 6 comments | 1931 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Please support "We the People"

Anyone in Pleasanton has likely heard of the National "We the People" Competition Civics program that both Amador Valley...

Original post made by Civic Minded on Oct. 1, 2009
Last comment by Cheryl Cook-Kallio, on Oct 2, 2009 at 7:21 pm | 3 comments | 1931 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Brown cuts 400 'positions' in prison system to reduce costs

Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. Tuesday announced "long overdue" personnel and program restructuring at the California Department...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2011
Last comment by Wesley G., on Jun 2, 2011 at 6:56 am | 3 comments | 1931 Views

AROUND TOWN

Is Downtown Haunted?

I stumbled upon this article... I had no idea and it is kind of creepy to think about. Anyone had any experience with...

Original post made by Is it true on Jun. 30, 2009
Last comment by Lee, on Jul 2, 2009 at 9:52 am | 4 comments | 1931 Views

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Bankhead's hilarious, offbeat comedy 'The Producers' offers top entertainment

Mel Brooks' musical comedy "The Producers" is an equal opportunity offender, against Jews, Germans, Swedes, gays, accountants...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2010
Last comment by Not For Children, on May 10, 2010 at 11:02 pm | 3 comments | 1931 Views

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Hundreds turn out for wine stroll in Pleasanton's downtown

Hundreds turned out last night for the annual wine stroll in downtown Pleasanton, enjoying treats and/or hors d'oeuvres to...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2011
Last comment by Pro-Law, on Feb 5, 2011 at 3:01 am | 6 comments | 1931 Views

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Luncheon today to focus on Tri-Valley poverty

Concerns over poverty in the Tri-Valley will be discussed at a luncheon today sponsored by Hacienda Helping Hands, Kaiser...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2014
Last comment by William Tell, on Oct 30, 2014 at 2:12 pm | 1 comment | 1931 Views

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'Spare the Air' alert in effect in Pleasanton today

A "Spare the Air Alert" has been issued for today in the Bay Area, where the forecast is for unhealthy air. Read the full...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2014
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Nov 25, 2014 at 6:30 pm | 3 comments | 1931 Views

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Obituaries

Dr. E. John Ainsworth Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5919 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2009
Last comment by M. Sweeney, on Jul 21, 2009 at 8:15 am | 1 comment | 1931 Views

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Somber service for Pleasanton soldier killed in Afghanistan

Family, friends and uniformed men and women paid their final respects Tuesday to Army Specialist Jameson Lynn Lindskog, whose...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2011
Last comment by Cheryl, on Apr 11, 2011 at 8:59 am | 1 comment | 1931 Views

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As hot temperatures return, it's another 'Spare the Air' day for Pleasanton

With temperatures expected to rise into the mid-to-high 90s today in Pleasanton and the Tri-Valley, the Bay Area Air Quality...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2011
Last comment by Question?, on Feb 4, 2012 at 2:00 pm | 5 comments | 1931 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The mini tea baggers take down Pleasanton Schools again.

Well congrats to the anti measure E group again for defeating a $98 a year parcel tax in our rich and safe community. As...

Original post made by bill on May. 5, 2011
Last comment by Steven, on May 9, 2011 at 12:53 pm | 12 comments | 1930 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bay Bridge closure cost $1.9-million in toll revenue

The closure of the Bay Bridge for six days has resulted in a net loss of about $1.9 million in revenues on state-owned toll...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by Qwerty, on Nov 5, 2009 at 9:20 pm | 12 comments | 1930 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

29 arrested in protest Monday at Chevron headquarters

Police arrested 29 people yesterday during a protest in front of Chevron's headquarters in San Ramon. Read the full story...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2009
Last comment by Curious, on Dec 11, 2009 at 3:56 pm | 14 comments | 1930 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Notice how McNerney is not campaigning on his record...but campaigning by bashing his opponent

McNerney's not campaigning on his record of voting YES ... for TARP (rendering generations into massive debt) OBAMACARE...

Original post made by StopMcNerneysDestruction on Sep. 25, 2010
Last comment by Maria, on Sep 30, 2010 at 10:06 pm | 17 comments | 1930 Views

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Final Hours Maddie’s® Pet Adoption Day

ADOPT FOR FREE! Dublin PetSmart 6960 Amador Plaza Rd., Dublin Saturday and Sunday 10:00am – 4:00pm East County...

Original post made by Jim Telfer on Jun. 2, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1930 Views

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Council OKs Asian-focused retail center on northeast side

The Pleasanton City Council Tuesday approved the construction of a multimillion-dollar, Asian-focused retail and office center...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2015
Last comment by Damon, on Mar 8, 2015 at 11:20 am | 4 comments | 1930 Views

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Big events tomorrow could mean record BART ridership

Big events in San Francisco and Oakland tomorrow could make for record-breaking ridership on BART. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2016
Last comment by Blake Nahmias, on Feb 5, 2016 at 11:29 am | 2 comments | 1930 Views
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