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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police seek information on fatal hit-and-run on I-880

California Highway Patrol investigators are searching for the driver of a light-colored Nissan Sentra who possibly witnessed...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Apr 8, 2009 at 10:29 pm | 8 comments | 1588 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Dirty Politics in a Community of Character - Continued

This message is in response to "Get Educated" in the category "Dirty Politics in a Community of Character". I do not want...

Original post made by foothill parent on Apr. 6, 2009
Last comment by Archie & Jughead, on Apr 8, 2009 at 7:24 pm | 12 comments | 1414 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Vote Yes on Measure G Destroy Pleasanton Schools

A vote for Measure G is a vote to Destroy Pleasanton Schools. If you vote Yes on Measure G: Two Staff Development Days...

Original post made by Tax Revolt on Apr. 4, 2009
Last comment by doglover, on Apr 8, 2009 at 5:13 pm | 24 comments | 1649 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Livermore district mulls deep cuts

Full text of article can be found here http://www.contracostatimes.com/search/ci_12056716?IADID=Search-www.contracostatimes.com-www.contracostatimes.com "Though...

Original post made by Mary on Apr. 6, 2009
Last comment by Educated, on Apr 8, 2009 at 4:59 pm | 8 comments | 1524 Views

AROUND TOWN

Camp Parks Night Time Training?

It would have been nice if the surrounding communities were notified before nighttime training missions by three giant military...

Original post made by Stacey on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Apr 8, 2009 at 4:16 pm | 11 comments | 1438 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bay Area universities are preparing to expand stem cell research

Bay Area universities are preparing to expand stem cell research programs as federal funding restrictions are lifted and...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 8, 2009 at 3:57 pm | 3 comments | 1378 Views

AROUND TOWN

Like mother, like daughter

In light of Mother's Day on May 10, the Pleasanton Weekly is celebrating the special bond between mothers and daughters with...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2009
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Apr 8, 2009 at 11:38 am | 4 comments | 1325 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1446 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 | 1336 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 | 1219 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 | 1240 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 | 2576 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 | 1655 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 | 1217 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 | 1558 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 | 1588 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 | 1211 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 | 1362 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 2374 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 | 1418 Views
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