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Pleasanton neighborhoods to join in National Night Out festivities tonight

National Night Out is taking place tonight in Pleasanton neighborhoods that are holding block parties to raise crime awareness...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by Don't know about that, on Aug 4, 2010 at 1:53 pm | 10 comments | 1862 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

10-year-old cancer survivor raises money for research

As medicine and technology improve, there are, fortunately, more and more people who can say they survived cancer. But Pleasanton...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2010
Last comment by bonnniee, on Jan 25, 2010 at 4:15 am | 1 comment | 1861 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama goes deep on smokers and fat people are next

President Obama signed legislation taxing heavily smokers and guess what folks healthcare is next and and fat people or anyone...

Original post made by Pablo on Jun. 13, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 13, 2009 at 10:45 pm | 5 comments | 1861 Views

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Arizona Governor Stumbles in Debate

In a televised debate today, Arizona's Gov. Jan Brewer further showed that she suffers from a lack of clear thinking. ...

Original post made by Amazon on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by Jacob, on Sep 4, 2010 at 6:33 pm | 18 comments | 1861 Views

AROUND TOWN

door to door solicitors at dark

Pleasanton provides door to door solicitors with "permits" that allow them to ring your doorbell at 7:45 pm Friday evening...

Original post made by no trespassing on Mar. 23, 2012
Last comment by Similar, on Mar 25, 2012 at 12:50 am | 8 comments | 1861 Views

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Kindness

I was having a lousy day the other day. Soon after arriving home, the doorbell rang. With slight dread, I answered it only...

Original post made by Kindness on Mar. 18, 2014
Last comment by Donuts, on Jun 7, 2014 at 2:16 pm | 30 comments | 1861 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

UPDATE: Controversy stems over President Obama's speech to students

Many students were greeted by President Barack Obama Tuesday morning as they were back in the classrooms from the Labor Day...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2009
Last comment by Huh, on Sep 13, 2009 at 9:34 pm | 29 comments | 1861 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Legislator wants state's death penalty replaced with 'permanent imprisonment'

State Sen. Loni Hancock (D-Oakland) introduced legislation Monday that would replace the death penalty in California with...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2011
Last comment by Merlin, on Jun 29, 2011 at 6:27 am | 6 comments | 1861 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

'All gender' single-use restroom bill goes to governor

California businesses and state government buildings may be required to make single-occupancy restrooms available to all...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2016
Last comment by DKHSK, on Aug 29, 2016 at 9:52 am | 10 comments | 1861 Views

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Think your employer-provided healthcare is safe? Think again.

Check out this article in latest Washington Post. Link: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/09/15/AR2009091501175.html?nav=hcmodule It...

Original post made by Poster boy on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Sep 16, 2009 at 1:19 am | 1 comment | 1860 Views

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Educators on march across state for better school funding

Two Bay Area educators have embarked on a 260-mile, 48-day march across the state to advocate for reinvestment in public...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2010
Last comment by What we really need, on Mar 11, 2010 at 10:55 am | 15 comments | 1860 Views

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AMERICAN FATHERS

I took my son backpacking for the first time, all weekend. It was grueling, we were eaten my mosquitoes, and today I’m...

Original post made by Douglas Kendall on Jun. 29, 2009
Last comment by No Thanks, on Jul 1, 2009 at 9:38 pm | 9 comments | 1860 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman arrested, two men under suspicion in identity theft case

An Oakland woman was arrested March 25 after a citizen reported a suspicious vehicle in the area of Calle Madras and Hansen...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2015
Last comment by Map, on Apr 3, 2015 at 1:25 pm | 2 comments | 1860 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

I see many yes on G signs on lawns.

I have noticed a lot of Yes on G signs on people’s lawns. I have not seen one No on G sign yet, although there might be...

Original post made by Wondering on May. 28, 2009
Last comment by Observer, on May 31, 2009 at 9:38 pm | 29 comments | 1859 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Yes, students DO read these forums!

How else can we get any idea about what the "parents" are thinking? We LEARN a lot from these forums. Kind of seems like...

Original post made by School Kid on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by mac, on Jun 4, 2009 at 3:30 pm | 15 comments | 1859 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

UC president seeks 8% tuition increase to $12,150 annually

Blaming under-funding by the state, UC President Mark Yudof is proposing raising student tuition by 8% and reducing pension...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 11, 2010 at 11:21 am | 10 comments | 1859 Views

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Yet another "feel-good" liberal agenda item that failed...

Michelle's toxic veggie garden contaminated by Clinton's sludge. I love it. There is not one democrat agenda item that is...

Original post made by Ruth on Jan. 13, 2010
Last comment by WOW, on Jan 17, 2010 at 8:10 am | 13 comments | 1859 Views

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Local Author Douglas Kendall's Posts Removed?

Earlier today, there were two new posts started (supposedly) by local Pleasanton author Douglas Kendall. He's the author...

Original post made by Stacey on May. 27, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Sep 20, 2009 at 1:27 am | 7 comments | 1859 Views

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Dennis Miller's Alameda County Fair horseracing picks for July 11

Our own Dennis Miller is giving his Alameda County Fair horseracing picks for today, July 11. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=2190...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2009
Last comment by bobbi, on Jul 18, 2009 at 11:15 am | 2 comments | 1859 Views

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Read it and have lunch with Adrianne McDowell at Towne Center Books tomorrow

Author Adrianne McDowell will talk about her new book, "The Doctor and the Diva," at 11:30 a.m., Friday, Jan. 27 at Towne...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2012
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Nominations due Monday for TV30’s Tri-Valley ‘Coach of the Year’ award
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2017 guide to summer camps

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