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PW further restricting community dialogue?

More restrictive policies implemented by the PW? For the last two weeks, the letters to the editor have not been posted...

Original post made by tax revolt 2 on Apr. 5, 2009
Last comment by tax revolt 2, on Apr 8, 2009 at 4:55 am | 27 comments | 1438 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kolln & Valley

I am glad that the council decided to open Stoneridge, thinking of the town rather than an isolated community. People, heading...

Original post made by Fair Access on Apr. 5, 2009
Last comment by Kamp Drive, on Apr 7, 2009 at 8:30 pm | 7 comments | 1329 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letter: Building community takes a village

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5423 posted Friday, April 3, 2009,...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2009
Last comment by Chris, on Apr 7, 2009 at 4:50 pm | 1 comment | 1212 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students support diversity with Day of Silence

Margaret and Ro, my family fully supports you and your partners as valued members of the community!! My daughter came...

Original post made by John Adams on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by AVHS Dad, on Apr 7, 2009 at 4:02 pm | 3 comments | 1236 Views

SPORTS

SPORTS BRIEFS: Water polo, soccer, basketball, swimming, tennis

The Pleasanton Seahawks swam as champions at the California-Nevada Spring Championship in Las Vegas earlier this month, with...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2009
Last comment by justlaxin, on Apr 7, 2009 at 3:19 pm | 4 comments | 2566 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Angela Street Fire

Back in Decenber the story of this fire made all the headlines for a while. The cause of the fire was listed as "suspicious"...

Original post made by curious george on Mar. 16, 2009
Last comment by anonymous, on Apr 7, 2009 at 1:24 pm | 2 comments | 1649 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The Kingdom for a Time Machine

I had asked the Board (posted in another thread) what had happened to the plan to have a 7% reserve. The response was “I...

Original post made by Kathleen on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen, on Apr 7, 2009 at 6:38 am | 6 comments | 1213 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton teachers agree to a 2-day layoff if parcel tax passes

The Association of Pleasanton Teachers--the teachers' union--has announced that its members have voted by a two-thirds majority...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on Apr 7, 2009 at 5:59 am | 12 comments | 1549 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why Trust PUSD?

I'm just curious as to why everyone seems to think that the summaries, memos, FAQs put out by PUSD about the parcel tax measure...

Original post made by Stacey on Apr. 5, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on Apr 7, 2009 at 5:50 am | 6 comments | 1581 Views

AROUND TOWN

General Plan delayed again by housing cap dispute

Community and city leaders started updating the Pleasanton General Plan in 2003, a hoped-for three-year process that is now...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2009
Last comment by Julia Schultz, on Apr 7, 2009 at 3:03 am | 1 comment | 1204 Views

AROUND TOWN

Picking Up After YOUR Dog

My wife and I have been walking around the Sports Park and have noticed that most of the dog owners DO NOT pick up after...

Original post made by Park Walker on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by PToWN94566, on Apr 6, 2009 at 8:46 pm | 15 comments | 1356 Views

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My Favorite Apple Turnover Recipe. It is mighty tasty!

Here is my favorite Apple Turnover recipe. I hope at least a few people enjoy it. Please give me your critique. Apple...

Original post made by Paul on Apr. 5, 2009
Last comment by FOOOOOD, on Apr 6, 2009 at 5:30 pm | 3 comments | 2369 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

PW Parcel Tax Limitation Policy: Results to Date

I took a snapshot of the PW parcel tax posting policy which selectively limits who can post on any thread that involves this...

Original post made by frank on Apr. 5, 2009
Last comment by LCG, on Apr 6, 2009 at 4:07 pm | 8 comments | 1407 Views

AROUND TOWN

Off-road vehicle - Really!

What was reported as a serious rollover accident on Foothill Road Saturday turned out to be something less when the driver...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2009
Last comment by Rae, on Apr 6, 2009 at 3:30 pm | 8 comments | 1312 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Great Weather We Are Having, Eh?

Hey Frank, you are right, we are being shut down. So this thread will not use the "t" word. Either Jeb and his staff are...

Original post made by resident on Apr. 5, 2009
Last comment by anon, on Apr 6, 2009 at 9:33 am | 5 comments | 1382 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Budding young scientists star at Science Fair

If you like science projects at the elementary level, the Alameda County Fairgrounds is the place to be next Tuesday night....

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2009
Last comment by been there, on Apr 5, 2009 at 11:08 pm | 4 comments | 1358 Views

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Obituaries

Robert C. Greene Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4171 posted Friday, June 20,...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Apr 5, 2009 at 10:49 pm | 2 comments | 1219 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Note new website "pleasantonteaparty . com"

On April 15th in Pleasanton (Santa Rita & Black Ave.), tell Washington, Sacramento, and local government officials what you...

Original post made by Paul on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 5, 2009 at 4:43 pm | 5 comments | 1359 Views

AROUND TOWN

Steady Support for FireHouse Arts Center

The Pleasanton Cultural Arts Foundation (PCAF) is sponsoring “That’s Entertainment: A Gala Benefiting the Firehouse Arts...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 5, 2009 at 2:31 pm | 4 comments | 1192 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

More CENSORSHIP from the Oh-So-Tolerant Pleasanton Weekly!

I placed a link to a site on "pjtv . com" which provides information that the mainstream media simply does not air. This...

Original post made by # on Apr. 4, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 5, 2009 at 11:42 am | 3 comments | 1512 Views
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The valley loses a distinguished and humble leader
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