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DA finds school board member within law

School board trustee Pat Kernan appears to be off the hook, for now, after recently being accused of maintaining a primary...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2008
Last comment by JT, on Jun 22, 2008 at 11:46 pm | 9 comments | 1813 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Simulation puts drunk driving into real-time perspective

It may have only been a simulation, but the faces of high school students who watched the events unfold told it all. Their...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2008
Last comment by -, on Jun 20, 2008 at 10:35 pm | 14 comments | 2030 Views

AROUND TOWN

City council picks date to discuss hillside initiative when Sullivan & McGovern cannot attend

I am thoroughly disgusted by the article in today's Times (page A3) stating that the Pleasanton City Council has deliberately...

Original post made by Barbara on Jun. 19, 2008
Last comment by Aaron, on Jun 20, 2008 at 8:17 pm | 27 comments | 1722 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Celebrating Chinese culture

Pleasanton will be the center for Chinese cultural celebration in the Tri-Valley. Five years strong, the event is from noon...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2008
Last comment by Testing name, on Jun 20, 2008 at 1:56 pm | 8 comments | 1984 Views

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Guest Opinion

Assemblyman Bill Maze introduced legislation this session that could potentially affect how you transport your dog(s). If...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2008
Last comment by Grace, on Jun 19, 2008 at 9:51 pm | 1 comment | 1518 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Judge rules in favor of Signature Properties over construction of Neal Elementary

"Ambiguous" was the word used in a tentative ruling delivered by a judge in the case of Signature Properties v. Pleasanton...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2008
Last comment by Concerned dad of two PUSD students, on Jun 19, 2008 at 8:05 pm | 63 comments | 4072 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Denied

Calling an agreement between the school district and a developer to build Neal Elementary School "ambiguous," a judge this...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2008
Last comment by Concerned dad of two PUSD students, on Jun 19, 2008 at 3:12 pm | 1 comment | 1521 Views

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TV30 exec quits after being cleared on harassment charges

Glenn Davis, executive director of TV30 since July 2005, has resigned, leaving the station with a shrinking staff with only...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2008
Last comment by CB, on Jun 17, 2008 at 9:39 pm | 8 comments | 1945 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Monterey vegetable processor makes record-setting donation to county food bank

The Alameda County Community Food Bank has received a truckload of 5,780 cases--or nearly 70,000 cans--of diced tomatoes...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2008
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 17, 2008 at 5:26 pm | 2 comments | 1585 Views

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School board to hear public comment on court case Tuesday

Since the judge's ruling in favor of Signature Properties, the school district will hold a special meeting at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2008
Last comment by Mike, on Jun 17, 2008 at 2:50 pm | 1 comment | 1477 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Council OKs Staples location for ice rink

The City Council Tuesday night approved by a vote of 4-1 a master plan for a 17-acre community park in Staples Ranch with...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2008
Last comment by Chris G, on Jun 17, 2008 at 7:47 am | 2 comments | 2002 Views

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It's mediation for residents, senior living developer

Developers who want to build a senior living facility on the northwest side of town are now headed toward mediation with...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2008
Last comment by frank, on Jun 16, 2008 at 9:30 pm | 12 comments | 1832 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Letter: Pedestrians in danger on First Street

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4105 posted Friday, June 6, 2008,...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2008
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 13, 2008 at 4:08 pm | 4 comments | 1839 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Judge gives McKewon sentence of 4 years

Kathy Williams said it took her months to get the strength to leave her home and begin doing normal things again. "None...

Original post made on May. 23, 2008
Last comment by Kate, on Jun 13, 2008 at 1:16 am | 33 comments | 2245 Views

AROUND TOWN

Traffic Accident???

Did anyone see the car accident on Wed. afternoon on the corner of Vineyard and Bernal? A car hit the traffic light pole...

Original post made by jason on Jun. 12, 2008
Last comment by Janna, on Jun 12, 2008 at 7:38 pm | 2 comments | 1592 Views

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City Council meets tonight on ice rink, public park

The Pleasanton City Council will hold a special meeting at 6:30 p.m. tonight to consider a master plan for a 17-acre community...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2008
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 12, 2008 at 10:38 am | 3 comments | 1568 Views

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The Santa Rita Freeway

Speeding on Santa Rita Road is the norm, and children are often crossing it. There needs to be regular police presence...

Original post made by Alan on May. 29, 2008
Last comment by Karl, on Jun 10, 2008 at 8:37 pm | 3 comments | 1755 Views

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Helping Hearts

JoAnn Koobatian is a gift to the community. She has touched more people during her time as choir director at Foothill High...

Original post made by james degriz on Jun. 4, 2008
Last comment by Mrs. K Fan, on Jun 10, 2008 at 5:20 pm | 1 comment | 1836 Views

AROUND TOWN

Best Happy Hour

What's the best happy hour around Pleasanton? Not just good drinks and free food, I want a good, fun crowd. Any thoughts?...

Original post made by Rick on May. 30, 2008
Last comment by chris, on Jun 10, 2008 at 4:11 pm | 2 comments | 1712 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Voters agree to extend county utility tax

Alameda County voters decided by a 64.8 percent to 35.1 percent margin Tuesday that residents in unincorporated areas will...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2008
Last comment by Stacey, on Jun 9, 2008 at 7:48 pm | 5 comments | 1541 Views
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