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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

From Sweden: Wow! Cutting Taxes for Economic Growth...What a Concept!

As Pleasanton residents hover around the TV on Sunday to watch President Obama on FIVE programs (except FoxNews, which would...

Original post made by Carol on Sep. 19, 2009
Last comment by a reader, on Sep 22, 2009 at 12:24 pm | 34 comments | 1777 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gotcha!

Photos from the farmers' market in August. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=2438...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 19, 2009 at 9:27 pm | 2 comments | 1777 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

A place to turn to

It's not easy to leave an abusive relationship--especially if it involves children. But the women who have found the courage...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jun 26, 2009 at 10:59 am | 4 comments | 1777 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Federal money and Congressional seat at stake in 2010 Census

The 2010 census will have critical ramifications to state residents with a congressional seat and billions of dollars in...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2009
Last comment by Bonnie, on Aug 26, 2009 at 11:16 am | 2 comments | 1777 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Rousing welcome home for 3 Pleasanton Marines back from Iraq

Several hundred well-wishers cheered and waved banners and flags yesterday as three Pleasanton Marines came home from Iraq. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2009
Last comment by D W, on Sep 1, 2009 at 2:38 pm | 8 comments | 1777 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Valley Humane Society names new executive director

Steve Glavan, who has more than 30 years of experience in nonprofit organization and private sector management, has been...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2010
Last comment by PW Reader, on Nov 12, 2010 at 5:43 pm | 1 comment | 1777 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

S.F.'s Sanctuary City policy questioned in wake of Pleasanton woman's death

San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi is urging San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and the Board of Supervisors to hold a hearing...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2015
Last comment by A Neighbor, on Jul 17, 2015 at 3:36 pm | 2 comments | 1777 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Next Alameda County Redistricting Meeting is 6/28/2011

The date and logistics for the next supervisorial redistricting meeting on June 28, 2011 have been posted. No Agenda. No...

Original post made by Billie on Jun. 20, 2011
Last comment by Billie, on Jun 24, 2011 at 12:08 pm | 3 comments | 1776 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Sister paper Danville Weekly converts to online-only publication

The Danville Weekly, a sister publication to the Pleasanton Weekly, will publish its last print edition Oct. 2 and shift...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by DL, on Sep 18, 2009 at 11:07 pm | 5 comments | 1776 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Discount debacle darkens Disneyland dreams

Imagine buying discount tickets to Disneyland, driving more than six hours with the family, only to find out the tickets...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by Carlos, on Jun 23, 2011 at 10:20 am | 5 comments | 1776 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

California's Democratic-led Legislature is putting union interests over taxpayers' well-being, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger said Thursday as the state prepared to issue IOUs for the first time in nearly 20 years.

What part of the union memebers being citizens AND taxpayers does the governor not get?...

Original post made by J on Jul. 2, 2009
Last comment by J, on Jul 6, 2009 at 8:51 am | 10 comments | 1775 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

"Extreme Makeover, Conservative Edition" by Former Leftist..."Robin of Berkeley"

("Robin of Berkeley" has written several articles posted in American Thinker. This is her latest. Contrary to some opinions,...

Original post made by Stephanie on Jul. 8, 2009
Last comment by resident, on Jul 9, 2009 at 8:28 am | 5 comments | 1775 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Blackwater snipers in Iraq

This is a MUST see video of Blackwater snipers in Iraq. Watch the entire video. Alarming is that these former contractors...

Original post made by Ben on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Lucky Guy, on Aug 12, 2009 at 1:14 pm | 8 comments | 1775 Views

AROUND TOWN

Group's demonstration riles downtown diners

Downtown restaurant diners and those sipping lattes outside Tully's Plaza during the Labor Day weekend were met with chants...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by I believe in Freedom of Speech, on Sep 14, 2009 at 9:31 am | 7 comments | 1775 Views

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Weekly opens Mother-Daughter Lookalike Contest

With Mother's Day right around the corner, the Pleasanton Weekly is launching its annual Mother-Daughter Lookalike Contest....

Original post made on May. 2, 2014
Last comment by Margo, on May 2, 2014 at 11:05 am | 1 comment | 1775 Views

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Record crowd turns out for 11th annual Pleasanton July 4 celebration

A crowd estimated at a record-high 1,000 turned out yesterday for the 11th annual Fourth of July picnic and Independence...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2009
Last comment by 4th Celebration, on Jul 6, 2009 at 9:03 am | 2 comments | 1775 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Amador benefit today for earthquake victims in Nepal

Amador Valley High School is hosting a benefit run Wednesday for victims of the earthquakes in Nepal. Read the full story...

Original post made on May. 13, 2015
Last comment by Tony Battilega, on May 13, 2015 at 9:50 am | 1 comment | 1774 Views

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Antique and Collectible Street Faire on Sunday

The semi-annual Pleasanton Downtown Association Antique and Collectible Street Faire is back and will be held from 8 a.m.-4...

Original post made on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by Shirley, on May 28, 2010 at 8:25 am | 1 comment | 1774 Views

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The Pleasanton Pension Problem

Unfunded Pension Liabilities represent an important financial issue facing our state, cities, and NOW are school districts....

Original post made by More Money on Oct. 10, 2011
Last comment by lazzboy, on Oct 12, 2011 at 11:31 pm | 11 comments | 1774 Views

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Litter - Keep Pleasanton/ Caifornia Green and Beautiful

Hello The property just prior to the Sunol Pleasanton exit (on the right side of the northbound freeway 680) used to have...

Original post made by Destiny Miller on May. 7, 2012
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Livermore trustees demonstrating wisdom
By Tim Hunt | 8 comments | 868 views

The Great Divide, and What’s Next?
By Tom Cushing | 38 comments | 793 views

Sandia recognizes top girl scholars with math/science awards
By Jeb Bing | 1 comment | 593 views

 

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