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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

McKewon arrested for gross vehicular manslaughter, felony DUI

It was a scene riddled with emotion last Thursday as the arraignment for Katie McKewon, who faces gross vehicular manslaughter...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2008
Last comment by linasandy, on Sep 19, 2008 at 2:32 am | 57 comments | 3684 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Stepping down

Once an undistinguished step-sister to the fast growing neighboring cities of Pleasanton and Livermore in the last half of...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2008
Last comment by Jerry, on Sep 18, 2008 at 11:54 pm | 12 comments | 1564 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Sarah Palin Email

Looks like Hosterman and Brozosky aren't the only public officials who get in trouble with their email. http://www.adn.com/sarah-palin/story/526281.html "Palin...

Original post made by Stacey on Sep. 17, 2008
Last comment by frank, on Sep 18, 2008 at 8:11 pm | 2 comments | 1639 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Planners OK Fresh & Easy grocery for Rose Pavilion

Fresh & Easy, a British-owned grocery store, will open one of its larger California markets later this year in the Rose Pavilion...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2008
Last comment by cholo #2, on Sep 18, 2008 at 7:45 pm | 6 comments | 2208 Views

AROUND TOWN

Viva la Villa

Villa del Sole is a privately owned property that stands on the same land where Phoebe Apperson Hearst had her Hacienda De...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2008
Last comment by Diva, on Sep 18, 2008 at 10:13 am | 3 comments | 1630 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What happened at Amador

Any one know what happened at Amador high school today? At about 3:30 there were 3 fire trucks in front of the school....

Original post made by marie on Sep. 17, 2008
Last comment by Jane, on Sep 18, 2008 at 9:55 am | 2 comments | 1718 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Home of Scherer son searched

The home of Ernest Scherer III has been searched by investigators, the Alameda County Sheriff's Department has confirmed. Scherer...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2008
Last comment by Marta, on Sep 18, 2008 at 9:29 am | 6 comments | 2153 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Does Steve Brozosky engage in Karl Rove style politics?

After Steve Brozosky’s 2006 election campaign, many were left wondering if Steve Brozosky and campaign manager Dan Carl believe...

Original post made by Ryan on Sep. 12, 2008
Last comment by Fred, on Sep 17, 2008 at 2:40 pm | 12 comments | 1813 Views

AROUND TOWN

Think before voting for Brozosky

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4467 posted Friday, September 5,...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2008
Last comment by Erik H., on Sep 17, 2008 at 1:47 pm | 16 comments | 2070 Views

AROUND TOWN

I hope Brozosky continues to take the high road.

It is obvious that the Hosterman camp has started their campaign of negetive smear letters. I hope Brozosky continues to...

Original post made by Mike on Sep. 12, 2008
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Sep 16, 2008 at 1:59 pm | 22 comments | 1715 Views

AROUND TOWN

Household tips to help you save

As gas prices hit record highs and impending summer vacations drain our wallets, many consumers are searching for new ways...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2008
Last comment by chris, on Sep 16, 2008 at 10:06 am | 2 comments | 1474 Views

SPORTS

Doggie delight

It was animal heaven downtown last night as hundreds of owners entered their pets in the popular Pooch Parade, a fundraiser...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2008
There are no comments yet. 6678 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Take Haggerty up on Stoneridge Drive offer

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4464 posted Friday, September 5,...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2008
Last comment by beenThere, on Sep 15, 2008 at 7:58 am | 15 comments | 3069 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Alleged molestation case continued again

Henry John Germain, tennis director at Castlewood Country Club, remains in custody on charges of eight counts of sex crimes...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2008
Last comment by Sarah, on Sep 13, 2008 at 10:28 pm | 35 comments | 2542 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Ice rink on Staples wins commission's OK

The city's Parks and Recreation Commission voted 5-0 Thursday night to recommend that the City Council approve a master plan...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2008
Last comment by Nicole, on Sep 13, 2008 at 8:06 pm | 14 comments | 2218 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Talking Points

At least twice a month I end up in a conversation about the "media's liberal bent" with friends and family, and I staunchly...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2008
Last comment by MainStreetDiva, on Sep 13, 2008 at 7:58 pm | 4 comments | 1503 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Goodbye, for now

As I prepare to leave Pleasanton again for my final year at UC Davis, I wanted to take this opportunity to publicly thank...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2008
Last comment by Laura Ditto, on Sep 13, 2008 at 10:21 am | 1 comment | 1675 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Remembering 9/11

Flags were erected in several areas around the city today, honoring those lost just seven years ago in the attacks on America....

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2008
Last comment by Grandpa from New York, on Sep 13, 2008 at 5:34 am | 3 comments | 1599 Views

AROUND TOWN

Editorial

There were smiles all around last week after the City Council approved in a 5-0 vote the basic terms for a ground lease for...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2008
Last comment by Grow Old Waiting, on Sep 12, 2008 at 11:25 pm | 2 comments | 1549 Views

AROUND TOWN

Opening Brief Finally Filed in Oak Grove Referendum Appeal

I knew about this since Tuesday and was wondering if PW was going to report anything on it, or rely upon this blog for the...

Original post made by Stacey on Sep. 11, 2008
Last comment by Stacey, on Sep 12, 2008 at 8:58 pm | 2 comments | 1514 Views
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