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By Jeb Bing

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About this blog: A longtime newspaperman, I have been editor of the Pleasanton Weekly since it was launched Jan. 28, 2000. I was a reporter and Neighborhood News editor at the Chicago Tribune for 13 years, and previously a reporter for the Advance...  (More)

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Whitney's legacy: A gold record
May 27, 2013 8:27 am
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When John Whitney packs up his office next month as he retires as principal of Pleasanton Middle School, he'll be sure to take the Gold Record and guitar that are... More
Thorne is 'Pro-business and proud of it'
May 19, 2013 3:02 pm
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"I'm pro-business and I'm proud of it!"

With those words not heard from a Pleasanton mayor since Ken Mercer in the 1980s, Mayor Jerry Thorne spelled out his views... More
Something to sleep on
Apr 8, 2013 8:15 am
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Not many high school juniors spend their free time sewing these days, but thanks to Libby Howard's love of fashion design, making clothes and a commitment to "give... More
March Madness and TV30
Mar 15, 2013 10:37 am
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If your Uncle Harry in Chicago needs a breath of spring air after the 10 inches of snow that city received this week, have him tune in to TV30 for a look at Arden... More
9 out of 10 business leaders say they like Pleasanton
Mar 13, 2013 8:17 am
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A recent survey of Pleasanton business leaders showed that they like doing business here, they and their employees like Pleasanton schools, like living here and... More
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By Roz Rogoff | 5 comments | 675 views

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By Tim Hunt | 4 comments | 520 views

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By Elizabeth LaScala | 2 comments | 422 views

The Dogfather's Annual Fourth of July Plea (cue Scott McKenzie)
By Tom Cushing | 0 comments | 310 views