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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The Cost of Media Bias

An interesting video on the overall cost of media bias. http://www.pjtv.com/?cmd=video&video-id=1736&media-id=6337...

Original post made by amy on Apr. 18, 2009
Last comment by Big Poppa, on Apr 19, 2009 at 1:06 am | 10 comments | 1461 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Firefighters fight two-alarm blaze at Pleasanton drug company

Firefighters donned special protective clothing Friday night to put out a fire at SuperGen, Inc., a drug development company...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 18, 2009 at 9:06 pm | 2 comments | 1693 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Suspected burglar Tasered, arrested on Meadowlark Circle

Pleasanton police arrested a 59-year-old man for allegedly burglarizing a home after a resident reported seeing a suspicious...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2009
Last comment by Rang my bell and ran, on Apr 18, 2009 at 6:41 pm | 14 comments | 1619 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sunday School Teacher a Suspect

Some people interviewed regarding the death of Sandra Cantu were surprised that the person suspected of killing her worked...

Original post made by Khara on Apr. 12, 2009
Last comment by TI, on Apr 18, 2009 at 4:53 pm | 7 comments | 1394 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letter: Disappointed in mayor's performance

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5485 posted Friday, April 17, 2009,...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Apr 18, 2009 at 1:13 am | 4 comments | 1296 Views

AROUND TOWN

Great Greek Food!

Have you tried "JUST GREEK" restaurant yet? It is located in strip mall across from Rosewood Pavilion at Santa Rita and...

Original post made by Anne on Mar. 12, 2009
Last comment by PW Reader, on Apr 18, 2009 at 1:00 am | 8 comments | 1551 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The Music Man

If you are among the fortunate spectators who get to see the annual Hometown Holidays parade tomorrow evening, watch for...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2009
Last comment by Elaine, on Apr 17, 2009 at 11:24 pm | 5 comments | 1430 Views

AROUND TOWN

Farmers' market implementing green measures

With Earth Day just days away (April 22), the Pleasanton Farmers' Market will soon roll out a new initiative to eliminate...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2009
Last comment by Marie, on Apr 17, 2009 at 11:16 pm | 4 comments | 1327 Views

AROUND TOWN

What is happening with our downtown?

It seems like every other day there is a new business being closed in the downtown area. It is very disappointing to see....

Original post made by Downtown Resident on Jan. 27, 2009
Last comment by Amy, on Apr 17, 2009 at 6:40 pm | 25 comments | 1985 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Chamber endorses Measure G parcel tax proposal

At its regular meeting last Thursday, the Chamber of Commerce board of directors unanimously decided to support Measure G....

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Einstein, on Apr 17, 2009 at 3:28 pm | 11 comments | 1291 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parcel tax to be decided tonight

Tonight the PUSD school board will decide whether to move forward with a parcel tax. While it is likely they will vote in...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2009
Last comment by Einstein, on Apr 17, 2009 at 2:41 pm | 77 comments | 1785 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Want to Be Informed www.pleasantonparceltaxinfo.com

The more I've been reading about the parcel tax on the blogs, the more old PW stories I read, the more I have to agree, Measure...

Original post made by Sam on Apr. 14, 2009
Last comment by Mary, on Apr 17, 2009 at 10:34 am | 76 comments | 2628 Views

AROUND TOWN

Open Heart Kitchen fund raiser

Open Heart Kitchen is holding an e-waste fund raiser this weekend in Livermore. I know there are others going on the same...

Original post made by Jon on Apr. 17, 2009
Last comment by Susan, on Apr 17, 2009 at 9:36 am | 1 comment | 1102 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton post office to stay open late tonight for tax filers

Unfortunately, I actually relied on correct information from this article. Unlike many people, I refuse to give the government...

Original post made by Tea Party Time on Apr. 17, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1088 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Post offices to extend hours on tax day

Post offices throughout the Bay Area, including Pleasanton, will remain open late into the night on April 15 to extend the...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2009
Last comment by Tea Party Time, on Apr 17, 2009 at 9:01 am | 4 comments | 1523 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Is PUSD broke...?

Is PUSD broke...or running out of operating cash? At the April 7, PUSD Special Board Meeting, agenda item 4.0 reported...

Original post made by tax revolt 2 on Apr. 8, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Apr 17, 2009 at 7:11 am | 47 comments | 1950 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

PPD officer burglarizes the dead

today i was informed on how officer Jones, was arrested for lying, theft, and drug possesion. a recently past resident's...

Original post made by aaron on Feb. 26, 2009
Last comment by dan, on Apr 16, 2009 at 7:59 pm | 28 comments | 2443 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sandra Cantu--It Should Be Called Torture, Not Sex

I saw a headline today that read 'Sex Charges...' in relation to the Sandra Cantu case. It really bugs me when child...

Original post made by Kendra on Apr. 14, 2009
Last comment by AVHS Dad, on Apr 16, 2009 at 3:53 pm | 12 comments | 1889 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

harmed? or not?

this is a true story about how i, as a kid, and a baby, enjoyed school!I sure hope you enjoy this. once, as i walked to...

Original post made by Elaine Lee on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by AVHS Dad, on Apr 16, 2009 at 3:39 pm | 9 comments | 1389 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

'TEA' time movement plans tax protest here next Wednesday

A local anti-tax display of the national TEA (Taxed Enough Already) party movement is planned from noon to 6 p.m. next Wednesday...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by Guillermo Martin, on Apr 16, 2009 at 1:44 pm | 53 comments | 1838 Views
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