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Cyclist dies in collision with pickup near Sunol

A bicyclist died Saturday morning in a collision with a pickup truck on a road near Sunol in unincorporated Alameda County,...

Original post made on May. 15, 2017
Last comment by tmp, on May 18, 2017 at 8:44 am | 21 comments | 3441 Views

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Was My No Vote on MM, a Yes Vote for Costco?

I struggled with a yes or a no vote on the initiative MM. In the end, I voted no for several reasons: 1) The initiative...

Original post made by Kelly K. on Jun. 9, 2017
Last comment by Joe, on Jun 12, 2017 at 6:15 pm | 21 comments | 870 Views

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More than 100 gather for peace vigil

About 100 people gathered at the Museum On Main Street downtown Wednesday night on the fifth anniversary of the War in Iraq...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2008
Last comment by A Grateful Citizen, on Apr 2, 2008 at 2:36 pm | 21 comments | 4451 Views

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Council OKs new permit for Chinese language, culture school

More than 200 supporters of the Little Ivy League School who packed the City Council chambers Tuesday night—most of...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2009
Last comment by parent, on Feb 20, 2009 at 11:18 am | 21 comments | 3244 Views

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Pleasanton's outdoor ice rink closes today

Pleasanton's outdoor ice skating rink closes tonight after a near-two-month run on a portion of the Civic Center and Library...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2010
Last comment by Lisa, on Jan 17, 2010 at 4:22 pm | 21 comments | 2101 Views

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S.F. wants PG&E to halt 'SmartMeter' installations until accuracy can be checked

San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera asked a state commission Thursday to halt PG&E's SmartMeter program until an investigation...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2010
Last comment by Adam Croes, on Jul 17, 2010 at 8:39 am | 21 comments | 2168 Views

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Prop. 8 still waiting at the altar

Ann Gaffney Shores knows that only fools try to predict judicial rulings. But the Corte Madera lawyer left this week's federal...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2010
Last comment by thewaever, on Dec 16, 2010 at 7:40 am | 21 comments | 2190 Views

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Pleasanton soldier killed in Afghanistan

A Pleasanton solder was killed in an apparent roadside bomb explosion Tuesday near Kabul, Afghanistan. He was the son of...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2011
Last comment by Chris Lein, on Jul 25, 2011 at 1:26 pm | 21 comments | 3172 Views

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Investigators searching for source of widespread phone calls from Pleasanton utility billing office

A number of households in Pleasanton have been receiving calls since mid-day yesterday from a telephone number identified...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2011
Last comment by rational man, on Jul 28, 2011 at 11:27 am | 21 comments | 2966 Views

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State controller wants community college payrolls made public

State Controller John Chiang has asked California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott to make public data showing compensation...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2011
Last comment by Gina, on Aug 5, 2011 at 10:59 pm | 21 comments | 3364 Views

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Mom asks for return of stroller

Pleasanton police are investigating the case of the stolen stroller. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=9193...

Original post made on May. 3, 2012
Last comment by Christine Smith- Womens Bible Cafe, on May 9, 2012 at 9:40 am | 21 comments | 3855 Views

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Ron Hyde takes over as new president of Tri-Valley Community Foundation

Ron Hyde, chairman of the Foundation's board of directors, was named chief executive and president of the organization this...

Original post made on May. 3, 2012
Last comment by Neighbor, on Jun 10, 2013 at 10:07 am | 21 comments | 8140 Views

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Pleasanton schedules meeting tonight on Touriga, Palomino drives traffic concerns

Pleasanton traffic engineers will hold a public "Traffic Calming" meeting tonight to consider measures that could be taken...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2012
Last comment by Crellin Rd. Resident, on Jul 24, 2012 at 9:22 am | 21 comments | 3381 Views

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What happens when you can't pay your medical bills?

It's no secret that health care costs have been spiraling out of control for years. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=9800...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2012
Last comment by Mitt Supporter, on Aug 3, 2012 at 11:33 am | 21 comments | 4745 Views

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Pleasanton Weekly endorsements

For the 50% of you who haven't yet voted by mail -- saving that special privilege for Election Day Tuesday at the polling...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2012
Last comment by Kevin, on Nov 5, 2012 at 4:28 pm | 21 comments | 4204 Views

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ValleyCare to merge with Stanford Hospital & Clinics

ValleyCare Health System today announced it has signed a non-binding letter of intent to affiliate with Stanford Hospital...

Original post made on May. 29, 2014
Last comment by Employee and neighbor, on Jun 7, 2014 at 9:55 pm | 21 comments | 11055 Views

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Bullet that struck, killed Kate Steinle ricocheted off pier wall

The single bullet that struck and killed a 32-year-old woman in broad daylight on San Francisco's waterfront last month appears...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2015
Last comment by Citizen, on Sep 7, 2015 at 2:16 pm | 21 comments | 3299 Views

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Urban Shield protestors glad event has been moved from Oakland to Pleasanton

About 150 people gathered in front of the Alameda County sheriff's office near Lake Merritt in Oakland at Friday to protest...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2015
Last comment by Just a note...., on Sep 16, 2015 at 12:03 am | 21 comments | 3098 Views

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Hydraulic fluid spill closes Stanley Boulevard in Pleasanton

Police closed the eastbound lanes of Stanley Boulevard at Valley Avenue late Friday afternoon after a hydraulic fluid spill. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2015
Last comment by Thomas, on Oct 26, 2015 at 10:04 pm | 21 comments | 4085 Views

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Chevron to cut 500 jobs at corporate headquarters in San Ramon

Roughly 500 people working out of Chevron's corporate offices in San Ramon will be losing their jobs. Read the full story...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2015
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Nov 21, 2015 at 10:46 am | 21 comments | 3898 Views
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Question credibility, corroboration before condemnation
By pleasantonweekly.com | 5 comments | 2,031 views

New spin on high-speed rail: Fresno becomes bedroom community for Silicon Valley
By Tim Hunt | 1 comment | 582 views

What You Need to Do Before Your Child Goes to College
By Elizabeth LaScala | 0 comments | 381 views