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Fort Hood Outrage

November 12, 2009 An Officer's Outrage Over Fort Hood By Major Shawn Keller As an officer in the United States Army,...

Original post made by Angered American on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 13, 2009 at 11:15 am | 2 comments | 953 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Little cuts add up as school district searches for revenue

While the Pleasanton Unified School District board and administration worries about the big picture in dealing with budget...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by Great work, on Apr 14, 2010 at 11:10 pm | 1 comment | 953 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letters: Opportunity to vote No

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7074 posted Friday, May 28, 2010,...

Original post made on May. 30, 2010
Last comment by justwondering, on Jun 2, 2010 at 9:40 am | 6 comments | 953 Views

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Calif. Business Exodus 'Explodes' in 1st Half – Total Doubles Entire Previous Year

I am in the process of assisting ANOTHER company in Calif. move (to conservative Texas). I lay the blame at the incredible...

Original post made by Sara on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by Fact, on Jul 30, 2010 at 10:08 pm | 5 comments | 953 Views

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Pelosi: "We've got to pass (Obamacare) to see what's in it." Well...

More layoffs to Americans and more jobs to China is one of the many negative outcomes of Obamacare. We now see yet another...

Original post made by NoBama on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by Sharlene, on Aug 1, 2011 at 1:19 pm | 2 comments | 953 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Community Foundation honors Pleasanton Weekly

The Tri-Valley Community Foundation presented the Pleasanton Weekly with its "Community Champion" award Wednesday night at...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2011
Last comment by Dave Walden, on Dec 8, 2011 at 9:49 am | 1 comment | 953 Views

AROUND TOWN

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. 953 Views

AROUND TOWN

It's 'Spare the Air' day again in Pleasanton

A Spare the Air alert has been issued for Friday in Pleasanton because of expected unhealthy pollution levels. Read the...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 3, 2014 at 6:40 pm | 25 comments | 953 Views

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Sotomayor Confirmed-Swearing in Saturday

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Judge Sonia Sotomayor, who rose from the housing projects of the Bronx to the top of the legal...

Original post made by TopCop on Aug. 6, 2009
Last comment by Jake, on Aug 6, 2009 at 11:12 pm | 6 comments | 952 Views

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Rambling Jerry Brown speech raises fear among Dems

If Jerry Brown's keynote speech last night to a gala environmentalist dinner is any indication, the Democratic Party faces...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Feb 23, 2010 at 9:29 am | 5 comments | 952 Views

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MODERN MONEY MECHANICS

Introduction The purpose of this booklet is to describe the basic process of money creation in a "fractional reserve"...

Original post made by mark on Jun. 8, 2010
Last comment by Keller, on Jun 9, 2010 at 7:07 pm | 14 comments | 952 Views

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Why no fair pass or discount for ptwon residents to the fair?

Maybe this is all for not and I am just clueless, but I figure that the perfect demographic to target for multiple trips...

Original post made by ptownright on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Jul 3, 2010 at 10:27 pm | 4 comments | 952 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Judge orders Wells Fargo to pay customers $203-million for 'unfair' overdraft fees

A spokeswoman for Wells Fargo Bank said Wednesday the institution will appeal a ruling by a federal judge in San Francisco...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2010
Last comment by Great Example, on Aug 15, 2010 at 9:34 pm | 3 comments | 952 Views

AROUND TOWN

Harringtons win 2010 Mayor's Award at Firehouse Arts Center gala

Retired educators and philanthropists Nancy and Gary Harrington, who live in Ruby Hill and have contributed extensively to...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2010
Last comment by Nina, on Oct 4, 2010 at 9:57 pm | 4 comments | 952 Views

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Stars of TV show 'Mythbusters' to speak to Dublin students today

Stars of the television show "MythBusters" are returning to Dublin today to speak to students about science and engineering...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2012
Last comment by cannonBaller, on Feb 23, 2012 at 4:30 pm | 1 comment | 952 Views

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Obama's Aides' Earnings Through the Ceiling: Do They Even Care about Average Amercans?

President Obama’s top political appointees average $142,691 annually, more than three times the average American wage of...

Original post made by The Answer is TEA on Mar. 4, 2013
Last comment by The Answer Is TEA Z., on Mar 9, 2013 at 9:51 am | 30 comments | 952 Views

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Gold Medalist Appears at Pleasanton Special Olympics Event

Thanks to our Volunteers!!! We had a great Special Olympics Track Meet, it would not have been a success without such...

Original post made by Ken mano on May. 5, 2014
There are no comments yet. 952 Views

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Marriage: "Lifelong covenant of faithfulness between a man and a woman"

Some Common Convictions states the Christian understanding of marriage: “Marriage is a lifelong covenant of faithfulness...

Original post made by Patrriot Liberal on Sep. 27, 2009
Last comment by Patriot Liberal, on Sep 29, 2009 at 10:20 am | 4 comments | 951 Views

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California legislature set to ban sales of plasma TV in state

Better get ready to vote out the loons before it is to late. California legislature is considering and will probably pass...

Original post made by poster boy on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by poster boy, on Oct 21, 2009 at 12:29 pm | 5 comments | 951 Views

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The Reagan vs. Obama Debate (short videoclip...worth viewing)

An extremely profound videoclip of the difference in ideals between Reagan and Obama. Very sobering to see that it is...

Original post made by Jerry on Mar. 9, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Mar 12, 2010 at 8:59 pm | 33 comments | 951 Views
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