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Walk 'n' talk

Artist Karen Fleschler is sometimes tempted to skip her 8 a.m. weekday walk and go directly to her studio to work. Or perhaps...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2011
Last comment by SellAds, on Feb 25, 2011 at 5:55 pm | 1 comment | 949 Views

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Bacteria and MRSA found on BART to Pleasanton

I'll be standing, thank you! This news is from the Bay Citizen via The New York Times http://www.nytimes.com/2011/03/06/us/06bcseats.html ...

Original post made by Rick on Mar. 9, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 9, 2011 at 5:37 pm | 1 comment | 949 Views

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Rotary Club's Halloween Spirit Run on Main Street this morning

The Rotary Club of Pleasanton will hold its second annual Halloween Spirit Run this morning with proceeds to benefit the...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2012
Last comment by Get a life, on Oct 25, 2012 at 9:51 pm | 4 comments | 949 Views

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Four rescued from stuck roller coaster at Fair

Four juveniles got an extra thrill last week when the roller coaster they were on got stuck at the Alameda County Fair and...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2013
Last comment by anon, on Jul 10, 2013 at 4:24 pm | 3 comments | 949 Views

AROUND TOWN

The good ole days

Ever wonder what Pleasanton was like when silent movies were filmed or when bandits ruled the streets? The Museum On Main...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by Museum Volunteer, on Sep 11, 2009 at 7:11 pm | 1 comment | 948 Views

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Acorn and it's political connections.

Want to know a little more about Acorn, Obama, Democrats, and the funding sources who support Acorn like the teachers union,...

Original post made by Bob on Sep. 14, 2009
Last comment by paul, on Sep 14, 2009 at 7:47 pm | 3 comments | 948 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 | 948 Views

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Saluting those who work on Christmas

When I was a cub reporter at the Chicago Tribune, I generally worked the Christmas holidays. Along with a skeleton crew of...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2009
Last comment by Retired and Earned It, on Dec 25, 2009 at 9:39 am | 2 comments | 948 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Spring 2010 - Program at Stanford for students in grades 7-12

Just wanted to pass this along. This is an awesome experience for students. Great way to get familiar with the college...

Original post made by Karen P on Jan. 25, 2010
Last comment by Karen P, on Jan 28, 2010 at 7:57 pm | 4 comments | 948 Views

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If the shoe fits

The classic rags-to-riches fairytale gets the Tri-Valley Repertory Theatre treatment as it opens tonight for a three-weekend...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2010
Last comment by JD, on Feb 9, 2010 at 9:48 pm | 1 comment | 948 Views

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Teachers' association seeks repeal of state's 'tax breaks' for corporations

The California Teachers Association announced yesterday that an initiative to repeal nearly $2 billion in corporate tax...

Original post made on May. 13, 2010
Last comment by Kelly, on May 14, 2010 at 1:00 am | 22 comments | 948 Views

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New transit fare card now good on most Bay Area systems

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission and several major Bay Area transit operators--but not the Wheels bus system locally--...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2010
Last comment by Larry, on Jun 25, 2010 at 12:55 pm | 2 comments | 948 Views

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Perfect!

Josh Stevens made seven of seven half-court free throws during a practice for the Valley Christian JV team. Have a video...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2011
Last comment by Pro-Law, on Feb 6, 2011 at 2:14 am | 1 comment | 948 Views

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Anticipation Springs Eternal: Sarah Palin Weighs Alaskan Senatorial Bid

Good news for freedom lovers. Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin (R) is considering going back on the ballot. In an interview...

Original post made by Where Has My Country Gone? on Jul. 10, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 17, 2013 at 6:29 pm | 4 comments | 948 Views

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BART names officer involved in fatal shooting

BART Police Chief Kenton Rainey confirmed on Monday that Detective Michael Maes, a law enforcement veteran, was the officer...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 28, 2014 at 7:43 pm | 2 comments | 948 Views

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Medical Bills Cause Most Bankruptcies

Nearly two out of three bankruptcies stem from medical bills, and even people with health insurance face financial disaster...

Original post made by The Fixx on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Aug 4, 2009 at 10:53 am | 1 comment | 947 Views

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Show time!

Some people may believe that "life is a cabaret," but for Shawn Ryan that saying is his reality. Ryan, 28, a former Pleasanton...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by His_wife33, on Oct 10, 2009 at 9:21 am | 3 comments | 947 Views

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How To Destroy America (The Eight-Step Plan)...

A spellbinding speech by former Gov. Richard Lamm... We know Dick Lamm as the former Governor of Colorado. In that context...

Original post made by Wake Up! on May. 23, 2010
Last comment by M., on May 24, 2010 at 4:27 pm | 9 comments | 947 Views

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Garamendi's Family Could Not Vote For Him in CD-10 Either!

Why did the Pleasanton Weekly CENSOR my earlier posting, yet keep Chet's "CHEAP SHOT" at Harmer??? There will be BIG trouble...

Original post made by Margaret on Oct. 17, 2010
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Oct 17, 2010 at 7:02 pm | 4 comments | 947 Views

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Notice of Appeal filed in Lins vs. City of Pleasanton

A notice of appeal was filed on Thursday. Therefore, it appears that the Lins are appealing the dismissal of their lawsuit...

Original post made by frank on May. 19, 2011
Last comment by frank, on May 20, 2011 at 4:47 pm | 1 comment | 947 Views
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