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The Biggest Secret in Pleasanton...

What's the biggest secret in Pleasanton? Why it's the location of Alviso Adobe Community Park. The Museum on Main's excellent...

Original post made by Puzzled in Pleasanton on Jul. 6, 2009
Last comment by Puzzled in Pleasanton, on Jul 6, 2009 at 6:09 pm | 2 comments | 1783 Views

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No bull at local credit union as Ferdinand goes home

Members and employees at UNCLE Credit Union's main branch in Livermore received quite a surprise recently when a bull from...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2009
Last comment by heh, on Sep 29, 2009 at 11:57 am | 2 comments | 1783 Views

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Letters

<B>Laursen perfect choice Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7544 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by voter, on Oct 29, 2010 at 6:38 pm | 2 comments | 1783 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Judge orders Wells Fargo to pay customers $203-million for 'unfair' overdraft fees

A spokeswoman for Wells Fargo Bank said Wednesday the institution will appeal a ruling by a federal judge in San Francisco...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2010
Last comment by Great Example, on Aug 15, 2010 at 9:34 pm | 3 comments | 1783 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Downtown needs our help

We keep hearing that the recession is on the wane and to measure the sales reports of several of the major department store...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2011
Last comment by No Plan, on Jan 19, 2011 at 7:15 pm | 7 comments | 1783 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD Board voting on reducing taxpayer protection

A March 23 board of trustees meeting agenda item is to support the initiative to reduce voter threshold for education parcel...

Original post made by Dark Corners of Town on Mar. 23, 2010
Last comment by Nancy, on Apr 2, 2010 at 11:37 pm | 32 comments | 1782 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 | 1782 Views

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McNerney's (and Obama's) War on the Young

I wholeheartedly agree with the article linked below. As an excerpt, "...the debt we are amassing will have to be shouldered...

Original post made by Steve on Oct. 3, 2010
Last comment by Cruel to kids, on Oct 6, 2010 at 2:09 pm | 9 comments | 1782 Views

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Rush Limbaugh and those who invoking the Nazi analogy to attack President Barack Obama’s effort to reform health care

Health care debate turns vile with Nazi analogy Right-wing loudmouths distort history, diminish true evil of the Holocaust COMMENTARY...

Original post made by Mike on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 12, 2009 at 5:29 pm | 17 comments | 1782 Views

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Trial for accused murderer of Castlewood couple to start Nov. 29

Jury selection is expected to begin Nov. 29 for Ernest Scherer III, the son of a couple brutally killed in their Castlewood...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by Lisa, on Nov 10, 2010 at 10:12 am | 4 comments | 1782 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Lawyer who specializes in suing businesses elected president of California attorney regulatory agency

A San Francisco lawyer who specializes in business litigation has been elected president of the State Bar of California for...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2010
Last comment by Jerry, on Jul 28, 2010 at 9:35 pm | 4 comments | 1782 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why was a thread asking questions about parcel tax blocked?

The following thread was closed off by the Pleasanton Weekly, but for the life of me, I can't figure out why since it was...

Original post made by John on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Apr 3, 2009 at 7:46 am | 7 comments | 1781 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama wants longer days and longer school years!

This should be interesting and thought provoking to say the least longer school days and longer school years. http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090927/ap_on_re_us/us_more_school...

Original post made by The Farmer on Sep. 27, 2009
Last comment by Michael, on Oct 1, 2009 at 6:17 pm | 18 comments | 1781 Views

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Redux of President Obama's speech

- Ignore that all previous stimulus bills have not worked to dig us out of this recession (that supposedly ended two years...

Original post made by This time will be different on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by Blossom, on Sep 9, 2011 at 4:25 pm | 18 comments | 1781 Views

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Widows and widowers invited to happy hour tonight

Widows and Widowers of Northern California invite you to join them for happy hour tonight from 5:30-7:30 p.m., Thursday,...

Original post made on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by Sharon Morris, on May 20, 2010 at 9:49 am | 1 comment | 1781 Views

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If I was President....My Platform

Make it illegal to lobby congress. Make all presidential candidates draw from a public fund. Make the needed common sense...

Original post made by Common Sense on Dec. 14, 2011
Last comment by common sense, on Dec 17, 2011 at 10:11 am | 8 comments | 1780 Views

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Farmers Market

Island Earth's farmers market is open from noon to 6 p.m. Fridays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays in the parking lot between...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2009
Last comment by der, on Dec 18, 2009 at 3:32 pm | 4 comments | 1780 Views

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Look for 'Vows' inside Pleasanton Weekly on Feb. 18

Fewer days are more special than a wedding day. You can ensure your message reaches affluent households in Pleasanton by...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2011
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COMMENTS ON STORIES

Budget woes continuing for California cities and counties

Santa Clara County yesterday released a proposed budget for the 2011 fiscal year that addresses a $223.2 million deficit...

Original post made on May. 4, 2010
Last comment by Unions are the problem, on May 4, 2010 at 9:07 pm | 1 comment | 1780 Views

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MerchantArts Walks begin on Main

MerchantArts Walk kicked off its monthly events in downtown Pleasanton last week with 10 businesses displaying exhibits within...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by Artist/ArtLover, on Oct 28, 2010 at 8:58 am | 1 comment | 1779 Views
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Central Oregon population is soaring with former Californians
By Tim Hunt | 7 comments | 620 views

What Exactly Is FAFSA and Why Should You Complete It?
By Elizabeth LaScala | 0 comments | 205 views