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Beginning To Look Like Donald Trump Third Party Rant

Donald Trump has been so busy trying to blow himself up, it is beginning to look like he will have success. A third party...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Aug. 8, 2015
Last comment by Speak up, on Aug 10, 2015 at 10:25 pm | 10 comments | 896 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Swalwell's Response to his NO vote on Kate's Law

I asked Congressmen Eric Swalwell in an email why he voted no on Kate's Law. He did not answer the question, but provided...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Aug. 1, 2015
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Aug 10, 2015 at 6:12 pm | 11 comments | 1510 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Amador Valley High students take 1st place in engineering competition

Three students from Amador Valley High's engineering program, part of the district's new Project Lead The Way program, took...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by udo, on Aug 9, 2015 at 9:23 pm | 9 comments | 3761 Views

AROUND TOWN

WHO MONITORS CITY CONTRACTORS?

The city of Pleasanton contracts with several contractors to provide city services to the residents of Pleasanton. The focus...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Aug. 14, 2014
Last comment by Roger, on Aug 9, 2015 at 12:55 am | 16 comments | 1320 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Eric Swallwell voted against Kate's Law

Thanks to a poster in another thread, I just learned our congressman, Eric Swalwell, voted against Kate's Law on July 23rd....

Original post made by Pleasanton Taxpayer on Aug. 8, 2015
Last comment by MFJ, on Aug 8, 2015 at 11:26 pm | 1 comment | 971 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Anyone know the status of Brian Jones, drunk in Livemore who killed two?

Does anyone know the status of the case against Brian Jones? This is the drunk in the corvette that killed a woman and her...

Original post made by Me on Aug. 7, 2015
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent , on Aug 8, 2015 at 9:45 pm | 1 comment | 676 Views

AROUND TOWN

Spencer Freeman Smith sentencing

What was the sentence for this guy? Anyone know?...

Original post made by Robert on Mar. 28, 2015
Last comment by Jtjh, on Aug 8, 2015 at 8:26 pm | 5 comments | 1372 Views

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Zone 7 water rate study underway in advance of Aug. 26 meeting

The Zone 7 Water Agency is undertaking a rate study to determine whether the agency's current water rates are financially...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2015
Last comment by justwondering, on Aug 7, 2015 at 1:27 pm | 6 comments | 1922 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton school registration approaches

With summer break in its penultimate days, registration is ready to begin at many public schools in Pleasanton with the start...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2015
Last comment by Fact checker , on Aug 7, 2015 at 12:40 pm | 2 comments | 4960 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New Private School near Walnut Grove/Mohr/Alisal

Can someone please provide information on the new private school that is going to be on Valley Avenue near the Santa Rita...

Original post made by Question on Aug. 6, 2015
Last comment by Map, on Aug 7, 2015 at 11:09 am | 3 comments | 1116 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Local Gas Prices

Just got back from Maui and to my surprise gas there where just below the prices we see in Pleasanton and neighboring cities....

Original post made by Mary on Aug. 7, 2015
There are no comments yet. 613 Views

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Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/print/story/2015/08/07/letter-to-the-editor posted...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2015
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Aug 7, 2015 at 7:42 am | 1 comment | 1034 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Swalwell introduces online job-search bill

U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin), whose district includes Pleasanton, joined two Republican colleagues last week to introduce...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2015
Last comment by Waste of money, on Aug 7, 2015 at 12:12 am | 5 comments | 2967 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Donlon Elementary parents, teachers say they want longevity in new principal

Some Donlon Elementary School parents, guardians and teachers met with district staff Monday and emphasized they wanted longevity...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2015
Last comment by Get the Facts, on Aug 6, 2015 at 7:12 pm | 21 comments | 4986 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Alameda County Board of Education selects Knowles as new president

Trustee Aisha Knowles was appointed as president, and Trustee Eileen McDonald was appointed vice president of the board on...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2015
Last comment by oldtimer, on Aug 5, 2015 at 9:09 pm | 2 comments | 1868 Views

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National Night Out coming to Pleasanton neighborhoods Tuesday

Pleasanton police are encouraging residents to go out and meet officers, neighbors and members of watch organizations Tuesday...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2015
Last comment by Damon, on Aug 5, 2015 at 10:32 am | 7 comments | 3660 Views

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National Night Out a time for residents, officers to connect

Scores of police, firefighters and other emergency personnel attended dozens of neighborhood watch block parties across the...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2015
Last comment by Erin, on Aug 5, 2015 at 9:05 am | 1 comment | 2966 Views

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Vacaville police arrest 2 from Pleasanton after carjacking while on test drive

Vacaville police arrested two Pleasanton residents after they stole a car during a test-drive Friday evening. Read the...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2015
Last comment by mooseturd, on Aug 4, 2015 at 9:25 pm | 10 comments | 4223 Views

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Dogs

Is it just me or do there seem to be way more dogs in town recently? Is it a fad that crept up on us? Maybe the economy...

Original post made by Joe on Aug. 1, 2015
Last comment by dog lover, on Aug 4, 2015 at 7:43 pm | 18 comments | 1025 Views

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Homeless in Pleasanton

I often walk the trail along the arroyo behind Parkside. Under the bridge at Hopyard someone has constructed what appears...

Original post made by Ruthie on Jul. 31, 2015
Last comment by Ed, on Aug 4, 2015 at 8:26 am | 10 comments | 1189 Views
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Assemblyman proposes driving up housing costs to delight unions
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“Give Me Liberty AND Give Me Death”?
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