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Dialog?

So after vowing two weeks ago that the Johnson Drive EDZ and Costco will be one of Mayor Thorne's highest re-election priorities,...

Original post made by Matt Sullivan on Mar. 7, 2016
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Guest Opinion: Dialogue on Johnson Drive economic zone

It's been said that a conversation is an open dialogue as opposed to a monologue between two people. Having an open and transparent...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2016
Last comment by Flightops, on Mar 6, 2016 at 8:08 pm | 12 comments | 2021 Views

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San Francisco now offering free condoms to middle school students

The San Francisco Unified School District board voted unanimously on Tuesday to make condoms available to all middle school...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2016
Last comment by Kobalt, on Mar 6, 2016 at 2:06 pm | 5 comments | 933 Views

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Kudos to [referendum petition] signature gatherers?

To Kelly Cousins, developer Allen Roberts (lives on hillside in a private, gated community, Grey Eagle Estates), City Planning...

Original post made by Resident of Ventana Hills on Mar. 4, 2016
Last comment by Resident of Ventana Hills, on Mar 6, 2016 at 10:54 am | 15 comments | 809 Views

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Judge considers tougher sentence for ex-local attorney who killed Dublin cyclist

A judge said Thursday that he will consider imposing a tougher sentence for an attorney and former San Ramon resident who...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2016
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Mar 5, 2016 at 11:02 pm | 10 comments | 1682 Views

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BART sets record in February for monthly weekday ridership

BART set a record last month for average monthly weekday ridership. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2016/03/03/bart-sets-record-in-february-for-monthl...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2016
Last comment by justwondering, on Mar 5, 2016 at 10:45 pm | 3 comments | 957 Views

SPORTS

Pleasanton Foothill Little League Opening Day Cancelled

Due to the weather, the Pleasanton Foothill Little League Opening Day ceremonies have been cancelled. Games may still be...

Original post made by Mindy Long on Mar. 4, 2016
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DEVINE INTERVENTION FOILED BAAQMD

February 29, 2016 ended mandatory spare the air alerts from the Bay Area Air Quality Management District for the winter 2015-2016....

Original post made by Michael Austin on Mar. 4, 2016
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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Letters

A citizen's response to Chief Spiller Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/print/story/2016/02/26/letters...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2016
Last comment by Debra, on Mar 4, 2016 at 5:52 pm | 2 comments | 412 Views

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PUSD records to be included in student records release

Records for every Pleasanton Unified School District student who has attended the district since 2008 will be released to...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2016
Last comment by Angie, on Mar 4, 2016 at 1:14 pm | 3 comments | 1123 Views

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Referendum set for June 7 on Lund Ranch II development

The Pleasanton City Council agreed Tuesday night to schedule a referendum for June 7 to let voters decide if its approval...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2016
Last comment by observer, on Mar 4, 2016 at 12:52 pm | 1 comment | 467 Views

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Referendum set for June 7 on Lund Ranch II development

The Pleasanton City Council agreed last night to schedule a referendum for June 7 to let voters decide if its approval Jan....

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2016
Last comment by BobB, on Mar 4, 2016 at 10:34 am | 22 comments | 1790 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

A John Deming lookalike story

Tell me this doesn't sound like the John Deming story. At 3 a.m., Livermore police officers noticed a guy sitting in his...

Original post made by Sam on Mar. 3, 2016
Last comment by mike, on Mar 4, 2016 at 6:07 am | 26 comments | 627 Views

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Experts search for answers to Lake Del Valle's toxic algae problem

While the recent El Nino storms have dissipated toxic algae in other East Bay lakes, Lake Del Valle remains closed to swimmers...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2016
Last comment by vs, on Mar 3, 2016 at 1:02 pm | 1 comment | 1639 Views

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Supervisor Miley at Pleasanton Farmer's Market

Supervisor Nate Miley, Pleasanton's representative at the Alameda County Board of Supervisors, will be at the Pleasanton...

Original post made by Rachel on Mar. 3, 2016
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PW Follows School Board Poltico's Bidding

Yet again the Weekly bows down to School Board members Hintzskee and Arkin. Anything critical of their work is removed. It...

Original post made by Freedom of Speech? on Mar. 3, 2016
Last comment by Freedom of Speech?, on Mar 3, 2016 at 9:42 am | 3 comments | 357 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bring Back DDT to Fight the Zika Virus

Did you know that... - DDT has never been found to be harmful to humans or animals - DDT was used in WWII by the Allied...

Original post made by Ordinary Joe on Feb. 27, 2016
Last comment by Billie, on Mar 3, 2016 at 9:19 am | 8 comments | 398 Views

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Water wholesaler board weighs California WaterFix involvement

A recent Zone 7 Water Agency study showed the area water wholesaler will be dependent on importing water to the region for...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2016
Last comment by gary chandler, on Mar 3, 2016 at 8:32 am | 4 comments | 2422 Views

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Music teacher named Pleasanton Middle's band director

Jonathon Pedroni, a Pleasanton school district music teacher, will step in as Pleasanton Middle School's band director after...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2016
Last comment by Grateful, on Mar 2, 2016 at 8:35 pm | 2 comments | 1843 Views

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Lost Dog! $300 REWARD!

I lost my chihuahua while out of town on 11/14/2015. He escaped on Pleasanton Ave and headed towards the fairgrounds. His...

Original post made by JillianA on Mar. 2, 2016
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Hotel and more big box stores planned for El Charro Road
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Representing me or my money?
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