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Letter: City needs do-over on Oak Grove vote

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3805 posted Friday, April 4, 2008,...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2008
Last comment by frank, on Apr 9, 2008 at 9:06 pm | 28 comments | 2227 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man stabbed at his home by uninvited guest

A 22-year-old Pleasanton man is recovering, listed in stable condition, after sustaining three stab wounds Saturday at his...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2007
Last comment by aaron, on Apr 9, 2008 at 2:03 pm | 7 comments | 2278 Views

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Man dies during arrest at Stoneridge Mall

Pleasanton police are investigating the death of a 32-year-old male Fresno resident who became unresponsive during a shoplifting...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2008
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Apr 9, 2008 at 2:39 am | 38 comments | 1950 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

New Iron Horse Trail segment

I like the idea of the Iron Horse Trail. It seems amazing to me that it cost $1.6 million dollars to build that 1 mile segment....

Original post made by Bob on Mar. 31, 2008
Last comment by Mark, on Apr 8, 2008 at 7:51 pm | 4 comments | 1898 Views

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Getting the best value in a today's market

The current real estate market presents great opportunities for anyone shopping for a home in the Bay Area. Read the full...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2008
Last comment by Aaron, on Apr 8, 2008 at 5:08 pm | 7 comments | 1797 Views

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BART AT STONERIDGE

Doesn't anyone else see this as a bad idea? at the owens location, not too many homes or businesses. but along stoneridge,...

Original post made by aaron on Mar. 3, 2008
Last comment by aaron, on Apr 8, 2008 at 4:45 pm | 72 comments | 7280 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Dear Concerned Pleasanton Voter

In today's Independent, Bill Rasnick's letter to the editor got published expressing his opinion on the Oak Grove lawsuit....

Original post made by Stacey on Apr. 3, 2008
Last comment by Shelley, on Apr 8, 2008 at 8:23 am | 29 comments | 1867 Views

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Pleasanton bucking trend in housing crisis

With better financing options now available, interest rates down and housing prices stabilizing, this could be an opportune...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2008
Last comment by Homeowner - D.I., on Apr 7, 2008 at 4:35 pm | 9 comments | 1625 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Are helmets the law for scooters/skateboards?

I wanted to bring attention to the subject of helmets, after reading the previous post about bicycle safety. About 2 weeks...

Original post made by Mom on Mar. 24, 2008
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 7, 2008 at 11:05 am | 16 comments | 3382 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

City hosts thousands for events over 3 consecutive weekends

When it comes to fun-filled weekends, it doesn't get much better than this. Thousands are descending on Pleasanton for rallies,...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2008
Last comment by 5.0, on Apr 6, 2008 at 9:29 pm | 5 comments | 1617 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parcel tax thread

I have been reading the blogs about the parcel tax issue becausesome folks were posting good informatin about how schools...

Original post made by Dave on Mar. 20, 2008
Last comment by Mike, on Apr 5, 2008 at 6:41 pm | 27 comments | 2431 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why cut sports?

What can we do to convince the school board not to cut coaches?...

Original post made by George Peters on Mar. 4, 2008
Last comment by ts, on Apr 4, 2008 at 9:07 pm | 17 comments | 2665 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Talking Points

My grimacing at incorrect word usage on restaurant menus and groaning over split infinitives on school newsletters has caused...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2008
Last comment by Leslie, on Apr 3, 2008 at 5:18 pm | 4 comments | 1986 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

How about a moderated forum regarding the double homicide

There are at least a few of us that would like to discuss this in a rational manner. Can we have a moderated forum? That...

Original post made by Pleasanton Resident-QWERTY on Mar. 18, 2008
Last comment by Snoopers57, on Apr 2, 2008 at 11:52 pm | 42 comments | 3558 Views

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Judge Has Ruled the Oak Grove Petition Invalid

At the Superior Court web site Judge Roesch has posted his rulings in this lawsuit. Basically, he points out that while...

Original post made by frank on Mar. 20, 2008
Last comment by frank, on Apr 2, 2008 at 7:11 pm | 14 comments | 1904 Views

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More than 100 gather for peace vigil

About 100 people gathered at the Museum On Main Street downtown Wednesday night on the fifth anniversary of the War in Iraq...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2008
Last comment by A Grateful Citizen, on Apr 2, 2008 at 2:36 pm | 21 comments | 2208 Views

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Alameda County Mosquito Assessment

I'm not seeing anything in the papers about the Mosquito and Disease Control Assessment. Is it really something that has...

Original post made by Bob on Mar. 26, 2008
Last comment by Milt, on Apr 2, 2008 at 5:09 am | 5 comments | 1593 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

UPDATE: Infant in critical condition after emergency brain surgery

Police are investigating the cause of a head injury of a 9-month-old Pleasanton boy taken to ValleyCare Medical Center around...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2008
Last comment by p-town resident, on Apr 1, 2008 at 8:25 pm | 1 comment | 1881 Views

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Home Sales

This week's data represents homes sold during February 2008 Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3719...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2008
Last comment by Tyler, on Apr 1, 2008 at 5:07 pm | 2 comments | 1589 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

5 teens seized in string of robberies investigation

Five Dublin teenagers were arrested in Pleasanton early Thursday morning for their alleged involvement in a string of robberies...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2008
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Mar 31, 2008 at 9:38 pm | 11 comments | 1948 Views
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A Norman Rockwell Town
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David Brooks at his Best and Worst
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