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Democratic Party strategists launch ads targeting GOP's Meg Whitman

A group of California Democratic strategists have debuted several radio ads charging that Republican gubernatorial candidate...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2010
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:16 pm | 24 comments | 1763 Views

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Hallelujah! Flashmob at Nordstrom in the Stoneridge Mall

A mob took over Nordstrom in the Stoneridge Shopping Center--and they weren't even shopping. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=5792...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on Dec 23, 2010 at 6:28 pm | 8 comments | 1763 Views

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Livermore Lab back in rocket development business

Two recent contracts worth nearly $1.5 million that have been awarded to Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) have...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2015
Last comment by Marcy, on Mar 26, 2015 at 11:52 am | 3 comments | 1763 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Zone 7 hikes its new fiscal year budget by $7.6 million

Zone 7 Water Agency's board of directors have approved a $124.2-million budget for the coming fiscal year, a $7.6 million...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2015
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COMMENTS ON STORIES

10k, 5k winners announced in Sunday's Rotary Club's Spirit Run

Winners of the 10k and 5k competitions in Sunday's Spirit Run were announced yesterday by the Rotary Club of Pleasanton,...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by withheld, on Jun 24, 2009 at 8:20 am | 4 comments | 1763 Views

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Tolls could rise another $1 on Bay Area bridges to pay for more seismic retrofits

The possibility of increasing tolls by $1 on all seven state-owned bridges in the Bay Area next July and an end to a free...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by How do you tell if a politician is lying?, on Oct 20, 2009 at 11:19 am | 1 comment | 1763 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Garamendi wins 10th Congressional District race with 53% of votes

Lt. Gov. John Garamendi comfortably defeated his four opponents in a special general election yesterday for an open U.S....

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2009
Last comment by T.H., on Nov 7, 2009 at 12:17 pm | 19 comments | 1763 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Planning Commissioners OK homes near Foothill High

The Pleasanton Planning Commission has voted unanimously to approve development of four custom home lots on Foothill Road,...

Original post made on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by justwondering, on May 5, 2010 at 9:17 pm | 14 comments | 1763 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Physical Education IS Necessary!

With all the talk about budget cuts I have heard people saying that "P.E." should be the first to go. Many people at this...

Original post made by Julie on Mar. 29, 2009
Last comment by schnorres, on Mar 30, 2009 at 9:50 am | 3 comments | 1762 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial

Foothill High celebrates its homecoming weekend starting tonight in its game against the Livermore Cowboys, and Amador Valley...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2009
Last comment by Benjamin, on Oct 23, 2009 at 1:34 pm | 3 comments | 1762 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

8 turn out for meeting to discuss new Pleasanton school superintendent qualifications

A group of eight met with Phil Quon with Hazard, Young, Attea and Associates (HYA) at a public meeting to discuss the strengths...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2010
Last comment by Sandy Piderit, on Jan 29, 2010 at 8:54 pm | 7 comments | 1762 Views

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Council approves new city employee contract unanimously

Ending more than a half-year of discussions and even a tentative commitment, the Pleasanton City Council last night voted...

Original post made on May. 20, 2011
Last comment by Chemist, on May 21, 2011 at 12:42 pm | 4 comments | 1762 Views

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Public hearing tonight on countywide transportation projects

The Alameda County Transportation Commission is holding a series of community meetings Thursday through Nov. 2 to gain public...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2011
Last comment by Been There, on Oct 27, 2011 at 8:44 am | 4 comments | 1762 Views

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Musical Improv-Puppets of Impulse at Amador Theater!

Creatures of Impulse, Bay Area’s popular teen improv troupe, presents Puppets of Impulse on Tour.  Combining for the first...

Original post made by Celia on Apr. 10, 2013
Last comment by Jennifer, on Apr 10, 2013 at 2:20 pm | 1 comment | 1762 Views

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Tolls could rise to as much as $6 on 7 Bay Area bridges, by another $1 on the Golden Gate

Bridge authorities are considering toll increases of $1 on the Golden Gate Bridge and by as much as $2 on the seven other...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Nov 7, 2009 at 9:26 am | 1 comment | 1761 Views

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Oakland officials, police end talks with layoffs to start today

Oakland City Administrator Dan Lindheim said talks aimed at averting looming layoffs for 80 of the city's 776 police officers...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2010
Last comment by It's a crime, on Jul 15, 2010 at 11:04 pm | 5 comments | 1761 Views

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Season of Sharing

For future reference, before donating to the Season of Sharing charity, if you wish your donation dollars to stay in/help...

Original post made by dischanted on Feb. 2, 2013
Last comment by Mike, on Feb 4, 2013 at 3:08 pm | 8 comments | 1761 Views

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Anyone have a room for rent?

I am a Manson follower Lynette 'Squeaky' Fromme and I was released this week from Fort Worth prison. I need a place to crash...

Original post made by Squeaky on Aug. 14, 2009
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Little damage in Acadia Court attic fire

Quick response, quick action and a quick knockdown by fire crews are being credited with stopping an attic fire on Acadia...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2010
Last comment by bitsy, on Aug 13, 2010 at 10:08 pm | 3 comments | 1760 Views

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Hundreds turn out for Independence Day picnic

Hundreds turned out Monday for the 18th annual Fourth of July community picnic in Lions Wayside Park in downtown Pleasanton. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2016
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