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BOOKS & MOVIES

PUSD's search continues

The Pleasanton school board did not take any formal action Tuesday night on the appointments of interim replacements for...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2015
Last comment by Promos, 31 minutes ago | 1 comment | 294 Views

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Americans embracing 'smart' homes

A survey of U.S. adults by Coldwell Banker Real Estate t and CNET, an online source of consumer technology news, found that...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2015
Last comment by Watcher, 5 hours ago | 3 comments | 746 Views

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Bullet that struck, killed Kate Steinle ricocheted off pier wall

The single bullet that struck and killed a 32-year-old woman in broad daylight on San Francisco's waterfront last month appears...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2015
Last comment by BobB, 7 hours ago | 13 comments | 1416 Views

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Sewer district board member resigns to pursue job within district

Dublin San Ramon Services District board member Dawn Benson resigned from the board this week to apply for an employment...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2015
Last comment by I agree with Michael Austin, 8 hours ago | 7 comments | 1648 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD Homework Policy

Students are only supposed to be getting 2 hours of homework each night (about 20 minutes per class). It's clear to me and...

Original post made by Angry on Feb. 8, 2015
Last comment by no stress, 9 hours ago | 14 comments | 1453 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Who is the third person to be paid a settlement by PUSD in the Vranish Case

And how much did PUSD have to pay? Why hasn't this been made public information? The other two pay outs have been made...

Original post made by Mary F. on Sep. 3, 2015
There are no comments yet. 195 Views

AROUND TOWN

I go through self-check while clerks chat it up! How does that benefit the store?

For the 3rd time this week I have gone through a store's self-check line while the paid employee/clerk was busy talking to...

Original post made by Sharon G on Sep. 2, 2015
Last comment by Patriot, 20 hours ago | 14 comments | 969 Views

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Was Frequent TownSquare Forum blogger “Jimf01” featured in Channel 2 news story? (With Video)

Many of you Pleasanton Weekly fans might recognize the name “jimf01”, a frequent blogger on the Pleasanton Weekly TownSquare...

Original post made by Ptowner on May. 12, 2010
Last comment by BobB, on Sep 2, 2015 at 10:19 pm | 21 comments | 1842 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Dog Owners Can Do Better at the Marilyn Murphy Kane Trail

While walking part of the Marilyn Kane trail over the weekend, I was dismayed to find multiple piles of animal waste along...

Original post made by Valerie on Sep. 2, 2015
Last comment by BobB, on Sep 2, 2015 at 10:16 pm | 2 comments | 119 Views

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Pleasanton HOA firm sued for discrimination

A couple who say their children have been barred by their homeowner's association from playing or trick-or-treating in their...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2013
Last comment by Pleasanton was nice forty years ago, on Sep 2, 2015 at 10:10 pm | 45 comments | 54247 Views

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Sewer district board member elected to state sanitation board

Dublin San Ramon Services Director Georgean Vonheeder-Leopold has been elected to serve a three-year term on a state sanitation...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2015
Last comment by Jan Batcheller, on Sep 2, 2015 at 7:04 pm | 1 comment | 479 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

'Kate' Steinle family planning suit against S.F., federal officials over her death

The family of a woman shot and killed at San Francisco's Pier 14 last month said Monday that they plan to sue city and federal...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2015
Last comment by ample tone, on Sep 2, 2015 at 4:41 pm | 16 comments | 2014 Views

AROUND TOWN

Final 1st Wednesday street party starts at 6 p.m. tonight

Pleasanton's final 1st Wednesday of the summer tonight will focus on environmental issues with vendors offering information...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2015
Last comment by member, on Sep 2, 2015 at 10:05 am | 1 comment | 1843 Views

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Pleasanton HOA management leader elected to state board

John Cligny of the Association Management Co. in Pleasanton has been re-elected to the board of directors for the California...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2015
Last comment by Mr. Just, on Sep 1, 2015 at 5:32 pm | 5 comments | 1746 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton police urge community to be aware of phone scams

Pleasanton police encouraged residents to be aware of phone scams that typically ask someone to send money to help a loved...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2015
Last comment by Damon, on Aug 31, 2015 at 12:15 pm | 6 comments | 2526 Views

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Storing hydrogen underground could boost transportation, energy security

A report by Sandia National Laboratories shows that large-scale storage of low-pressure, gaseous hydrogen in salt caverns...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2015
Last comment by Bob B, on Aug 31, 2015 at 8:24 am | 1 comment | 2422 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Daily police sirens

On average I hear PD sirens 2x per day. Starting to feel like I am living in Oakland. I can understand the occasional once...

Original post made by kbenson on Aug. 29, 2015
Last comment by Formerly Dan from BC, on Aug 31, 2015 at 8:08 am | 6 comments | 467 Views

AROUND TOWN

Veterans Memorial Goes Before Civic Arts Commission Monday Night

Tomorrow night the Pleasanton Civic Arts Commission will review the proposed design for a veteran's memorial here in Pleasanton For...

Original post made by Doug Miller on Aug. 30, 2015
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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton residents blindly support the police in a shooting of unarmed man

The residents of pleasanton were smarter 40 years ago then they are today. I recently read the posts regarding the John...

Original post made by pleasanton was nice forty years ago on Aug. 30, 2015
Last comment by James, on Aug 30, 2015 at 12:51 pm | 8 comments | 488 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board cancels special meeting on Vranesh case

The Pleasanton school board has canceled a special meeting previously scheduled for tonight to discuss details of an administrative...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2015
Last comment by The madness continues..., on Aug 30, 2015 at 10:54 am | 63 comments | 3848 Views
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