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Job Losses Increase Under Obama: Some Wonder If It Will Ever End

"In the last two months Fox News has fired Sarah Palin, former governor of Alaska, and Dick Morris, well-known political...

Original post made by David L on Feb. 9, 2013
Last comment by Arroyo, on Feb 9, 2013 at 9:07 am | 2 comments | 2123 Views

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City says it has contingency plan if BART workers strike

A looming strike by BART employees has the city of Pleasanton thinking about how it can be prepared for that scenario to...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2009
Last comment by common sense, on Jul 10, 2009 at 4:12 pm | 6 comments | 2123 Views

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Union claims high infection rates in Stanford Hospital dispute

Members of the health workers union serving Stanford Hospital claim the high hospital-acquired infection rates are because...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2017
Last comment by mike, on Jul 12, 2017 at 10:59 am | 2 comments | 2123 Views

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Police Report

July 13 Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=8385 posted Friday, July 22, 2011,...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2011
There are no comments yet. 2122 Views

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County gets $11 million in stimulus funds to fight blight

Alameda County will receive $11 million in federal stimulus funding to help fight blight and stabilize neighborhoods that...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2010
Last comment by Gunslinger, on Jan 22, 2010 at 8:04 am | 8 comments | 2122 Views

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If the Poet Laureate is a Paid Position, How Much Are Taxpayers Paying?

Don't get me wrong. I enjoy poetry. If this is NOT a paid position then TERRIFIC! I applaud her new post and congratulate...

Original post made by Frances on Jun. 17, 2009
Last comment by Tracy, on Jun 17, 2009 at 5:46 pm | 4 comments | 2121 Views

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Passengers praise heightened airport security despite longer waits

Passengers arriving on international flights at San Francisco International Airport Monday said they were glad for increased...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2009
Last comment by Janna, on Jan 2, 2010 at 11:40 pm | 19 comments | 2121 Views

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California Libraries lose ALL State Funding

It may not have been much; it had been decreasing over time, but now there will be no state monies given to any public library...

Original post made by Rick on Feb. 9, 2012
Last comment by anon, on Feb 16, 2012 at 10:41 pm | 17 comments | 2121 Views

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Val Vista Homes : Water Treatment Plant

Hi Guys, We have bought a home in Pleasanton - Val Vista Community. Will be moving in 2 weeks. Wanted to know whether...

Original post made by spdspd on Jan. 17, 2015
Last comment by Pete , on May 15, 2016 at 9:25 pm | 7 comments | 2121 Views

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RV show opens Saturday at fairgrounds

Despite a troubled economy, organizers of Pleasanton's 21st annual Manufacturers' RV Show aren't worried about attendance...

Original post made on May. 16, 2009
Last comment by Keith Benson, on May 16, 2009 at 12:05 pm | 1 comment | 2121 Views

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Colorful ceremonies salute Fire Chief Cody as he retires

Fire Chief Bill Cody, who has been at the helm of the Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Department for the last 4-1/2 years, retired...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2009
Last comment by Karen, on Oct 22, 2009 at 8:00 pm | 7 comments | 2121 Views

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Water restored to Pleasanton apartment complex

After four consecutive days without water, residents of Pleasanton's Springhouse Apartments now have their water supply restored....

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 26, 2014 at 11:46 am | 2 comments | 2121 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board to meet at 6:30 tonight at Amador

The budget is back on the agenda for the Pleasanton Unified School District's board of trustees regular meeting at 6:30 p.m....

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2010
Last comment by Rat Turd, on Feb 10, 2010 at 2:07 pm | 37 comments | 2120 Views

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Bras for the Cause Cancer Walk tomorrow evening

The sixth annual "Bras for the Cause Breast Cancer Walk" will be held in downtown Pleasanton from 5:30-11 p.m., Saturday,...

Original post made on May. 6, 2011
Last comment by I Hate Cancer, on May 6, 2011 at 9:45 am | 1 comment | 2120 Views

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Beaumont's legacy: a children's museum

In recent months, Dublin has been moving more aggressively among the Tri-Valley cities in luring major businesses and organizations...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 23, 2011 at 1:50 pm | 5 comments | 2120 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students First

Michelle Rhee has started the Students First organization in the hopes of changing education in this country so that ALL...

Original post made by The Future on Dec. 7, 2010
Last comment by Let's follow Michelle's Plan!!!, on Dec 16, 2010 at 1:19 pm | 13 comments | 2119 Views

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Obituaries

Elliott Charnow Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7702 posted Friday, December...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2010
Last comment by George Peter Tingley, on Dec 26, 2010 at 4:18 pm | 1 comment | 2119 Views

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14 named to serve on key city committees, commissions

Fourteen volunteers have been appointed to serve on six Pleasanton committees and commissions that serve as advisory groups...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2015
Last comment by Frank, on Dec 10, 2015 at 10:04 am | 1 comment | 2119 Views

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Pleasanton Military Families Support Group

Pleasanton Military Families Support Groups' mission is to provide support and comfort to the families of Pleasanton residents...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2010
Last comment by Snapshot, on Oct 25, 2010 at 2:28 pm | 1 comment | 2119 Views

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Opinion: Who wants Oakland to control our electric power?

Bruce Jensen and Tom Kelly probably regret that their first stop in promoting a county-run electric system to compete with...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2016
Last comment by ScrameNeen, on Oct 16, 2016 at 3:56 pm | 4 comments | 2119 Views
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The valley needs strong leadership on BART board
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 5,930 views

3 Great Ways to Showcase Your Strengths on College Applications!
By Elizabeth LaScala | 0 comments | 441 views

10th year tribute to Laurel Williams set for Friday
By Jeb Bing | 1 comment | 238 views