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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 Map, 33 minutes ago | 9 comments | 208 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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, 2 hours ago | 1 comment | 283 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 longtime resident, 2 hours ago | 1 comment | 54 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 Michael Austin, 4 hours ago | 10 comments | 1336 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, 4 hours ago | 16 comments | 1647 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, 11 hours ago | 1 comment | 1777 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 Map, 11 hours ago | 44 comments | 54109 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 jimf01, 12 hours ago | 20 comments | 1768 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 | 1739 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 Map, on Aug 31, 2015 at 3:54 pm | 6 comments | 1618 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 | 2367 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 | 2414 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 | 450 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
There are no comments yet. 91 Views

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 | 467 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 | 3807 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 Parent, on Aug 29, 2015 at 4:39 pm | 13 comments | 1381 Views

SPORTS

Football returns tonight in Pleasanton

Amador Valley football coach Rick Sira and Foothill coach Matt Sweeney have been coaching at their respective schools for...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2015
Last comment by Jerry, on Aug 29, 2015 at 3:08 pm | 4 comments | 2118 Views

SPORTS

14-year-old all-stars finish 2nd in World Series

A fierce late-game comeback fell just short for the Tri-Valley all-stars, who lost an 8-7 heart-breaker to New Jersey in...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2015
Last comment by Joan Benno, on Aug 29, 2015 at 12:54 pm | 1 comment | 1069 Views

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Pleasanton man dies while abalone diving off North Coast

The body of a Pleasanton man who was diving for abalone off the Mendocino County coast last week has been recovered. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2015
Last comment by Alex, on Aug 29, 2015 at 11:11 am | 9 comments | 2838 Views
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