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Cancer therapy group raises $105,000 at its Ragin' Cajun event

The Sandra J. Wing Healing Therapies Foundation raised $105,000 at its recent fourth annual Ragin' Cajun, an amount that...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2012
Last comment by Claudia Hess, on Apr 6, 2012 at 9:09 am | 1 comment | 1050 Views

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Vodka Blimp

Why is there a blimp advertising VODKA flying around Pleasanton? It flies directly over the schools. The kids see it. ...

Original post made by Mary on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by Anonymous, on Apr 5, 2012 at 6:43 pm | 5 comments | 1079 Views

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8th annual Bringing Back the Natives Garden Tour

Registration is now open for the 8th annual Natives Garden Tour, which will take place from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday, May 6....

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2012
Last comment by Rene, on Apr 5, 2012 at 8:37 am | 1 comment | 964 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Arrest announced in death of Foothill girl 27 years ago

An unnamed suspect has been arrested in the homicide of a 14-year-old girl that occurred 27 years ago. Tina Faelz's body...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2011
Last comment by Bonnie, on Apr 4, 2012 at 7:35 pm | 101 comments | 7501 Views

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Sign an Online petition to Save the Shadow Cliffs Water Slides

Hi all. I set up a quick website where people can add their name to an online "petition" that I will present to the...

Original post made by Chuck Bierdeman on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by cwbierdeman@gmail.com, on Apr 4, 2012 at 3:44 pm | 8 comments | 1202 Views

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Walmart Appeal

I read in the paper this morning that Matt Sullivan has filed an appeal against the ruling to permit Walmart from opening...

Original post made by Cindy on Apr. 3, 2012
Last comment by omg, on Apr 4, 2012 at 2:13 pm | 2 comments | 1145 Views

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24-year-old Manteca woman killed Monday night in I-580 crash

A woman was killed in a fatal rush-hour collision on eastbound I-580 Monday night. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=8999...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2012
Last comment by Sasha, on Apr 4, 2012 at 1:49 pm | 3 comments | 1431 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police release photo of car used in daytime burglary

Pleasanton police have released a photo of the car used by burglars fleeing from a daytime break-in Monday morning and was...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by ***, on Apr 4, 2012 at 8:52 am | 16 comments | 1575 Views

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Oakland woman nabbed on credit card scam at Stoneridge Mall

A 31-year-old Oakland woman faces multiple felony counts for a credit card scam that took at least $3,500 from a Vacaville...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2012
Last comment by Appalled, on Apr 4, 2012 at 7:53 am | 7 comments | 959 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Council meets tonight to restrict operating hours, number of patrons at Club NEO

The Pleasanton City Council will meet tonight to consider sharply reducing the number of patrons allowed in Club NEO, a nightclub...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2012
Last comment by Flag Waver Forever, on Apr 4, 2012 at 7:15 am | 4 comments | 1091 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

NBC Deceptively Edits Zimmerman 911 Call to Imply Racist Motive

Shouldn't someone from NBC be arrested for this? They are trying to foment hatred and stir up more violence. They are not...

Original post made by ! on Apr. 2, 2012
Last comment by Another Dude, on Apr 3, 2012 at 10:43 pm | 18 comments | 1320 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Fox AND msnbc

Cable tv is helping to destroy our political system because it dominates the airways and is a voice of the extreme of both...

Original post made by hoops on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by Why?, on Apr 3, 2012 at 12:01 pm | 32 comments | 1275 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD Discovery Program Being Eliminated-W/O Any Discussion

Can someone explain to me why the Discovery Program at Walnut Grove was just eliminated, yet parents just got a matter of...

Original post made by WG on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by Bird Parent, on Apr 3, 2012 at 11:21 am | 37 comments | 21047 Views

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Walmart-Here we go again

Council Member Sullivan appealed the decision of the Planning Commission and has called up the project to be heard in front...

Original post made by Francine on Apr. 3, 2012
There are no comments yet. 880 Views

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Man the democrats are on fire!

[This post was removed because it was only a story copied from another publication. If it had included discussion and referenced...

Original post made by Kangaroo on Apr. 3, 2012
Last comment by Kangaroo, on Apr 3, 2012 at 9:19 am | 2 comments | 889 Views

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And some more news on Sharks buddies.

[This post was removed because it was only a story copied from another publication. If it had included discussion and referenced...

Original post made by Kangaroo on Apr. 3, 2012
There are no comments yet. 881 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What's the Real Skinny on Our Children Are Our Future?

I'm hearing more and more about this. http://www.ourchildrenourfuture2012.com/ The ads say money stays in the district...

Original post made by FHS Parent on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Nomad, on Apr 2, 2012 at 10:48 pm | 10 comments | 1393 Views

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Last day for book sale at Pleasanton library

Friends of the Pleasanton Library are holding the final day of their weekend-long Spring book sale today with 35,000-40,000...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Fred, on Apr 2, 2012 at 8:08 pm | 2 comments | 785 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Dumbarton Bridge will close for seismic repairs over Memorial Day weekend

The entire Dumbarton Bridge will be closed during Memorial Day weekend for seismic retrofit work, bridge officials announced...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2012
There are no comments yet. 828 Views

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Registered Democrats outnumber registered Republicans in Pleasanton and the gap is only growing

For years registered Republicans widely outnumbered registered Democrats in the City of Pleasanton. Those days are long gone....

Original post made by Delta Tim on Mar. 29, 2012
Last comment by Resident, on Apr 2, 2012 at 10:00 am | 50 comments | 2496 Views
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A Norman Rockwell Town
By Roz Rogoff | 7 comments | 1,344 views

David Brooks at his Best and Worst
By Tom Cushing | 10 comments | 880 views

Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
By Tim Hunt | 26 comments | 796 views