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Homemade Signs Posted All Over!!

I can appreciate people wanting to advertise or post a lost pet notice around town. The problem is when the event is over...

Original post made by Don on Nov. 5, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 6, 2015 at 9:44 pm | 7 comments | 1108 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Diwali celebration to shine light on Pleasanton schools' music program

A celebration of the Indian holiday Diwali is coming to Pleasanton next month to raise money for the school district's band...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2015
Last comment by WIOP, on Nov 6, 2015 at 6:05 pm | 6 comments | 4076 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Obama Rejcts Construction of Keystone XL Oil Pipeline

Which is the lesser evil, Keystone oil pipeline or moving the crude by rail car? Which has the least impact on the environment? With...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Nov. 6, 2015
Last comment by BobB, on Nov 6, 2015 at 3:59 pm | 4 comments | 387 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

EPA now has our Air Conditioners in its Crosshairs!

Oh those Democrats or "Progressives" as they like to call themselves. ("Progressives" is a term that the Democrats believe...

Original post made by Not Progressive on Nov. 6, 2015
Last comment by Pololo Mololo, on Nov 6, 2015 at 3:30 pm | 5 comments | 483 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

SF Sheriff thrown out of office

Ross Mirkarimi lost Tuesday's election. He was even worse than we all thought. He's blamed for the shooting death of...

Original post made by Sam on Nov. 6, 2015
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 6, 2015 at 12:42 pm | 1 comment | 450 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Did you receive a major census survey?

I recall weeks ago the question on this site, but don't know how to search back to find it to see comments. Subsequently,...

Original post made by Victim on Nov. 5, 2015
Last comment by Rick, on Nov 6, 2015 at 5:14 am | 5 comments | 699 Views

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Council gives go-ahead for Veterans Memorial at Pioneer Cemetery

A City Council that just a few years ago was reluctant to spend $1 to acquire the historic, but run-down cemetery on Sunol...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2015
Last comment by Patriot, on Nov 5, 2015 at 8:03 pm | 4 comments | 1540 Views

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Is clutter stressing you out?

Clutterless Self Help Group meets every Monday from 7-8:30 p.m. at St. Mary & St. John Coptic Orthodox Church, 4300 Mirador...

Original post made on May. 3, 2010
Last comment by Volunteer, on Nov 5, 2015 at 5:05 pm | 1 comment | 1589 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council again postpones hearing on Lund Ranch

A public hearing scheduled for tonight on a bid by Greenbriar Homes to build 50 houses on the now-vacant 195-acre Lund Ranch...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2015
Last comment by map, on Nov 4, 2015 at 5:06 pm | 2 comments | 1264 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board selects firm to run superintendent search, names new HR director

The Pleasanton school board Tuesday night chose a search firm to handle the recruitment, application and interview process...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2015
Last comment by FHS Parent, on Nov 4, 2015 at 9:59 am | 4 comments | 2580 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Google Expeditions taking Pleasanton students on virtual field trips

Vintage Hills Elementary and Pleasanton Middle School students are set to participate in a Google Expeditions program today...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2015
Last comment by PollyM, on Nov 4, 2015 at 8:55 am | 1 comment | 3297 Views

AROUND TOWN

Veterans Memorial Goes Before Pleasanton City Council Tonight

Tonight the Pleasanton City Council will conduct a final review of the proposed veterans memorial in Pleasanton. Following...

Original post made by Doug Miller on Nov. 3, 2015
There are no comments yet. 366 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Hearst Elementary cancels Fall Festival

Hearst Elementary School's Fall Festival has been canceled after the school was unable to find enough volunteers to run the...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2015
Last comment by Sam, on Nov 3, 2015 at 12:07 pm | 19 comments | 3313 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD Coordinator of Communication & Community Engagement Takes Vulgar Shot

On Friday the Coordinator of Communication & Community Engagement (who was brought into Pleasanton Unified School District...

Original post made by Sue on Nov. 1, 2015
Last comment by Not too surprised, on Nov 2, 2015 at 8:29 pm | 20 comments | 1632 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton schools may face layoffs this spring

The Pleasanton Unified School District may be facing layoffs since funding to extend one-time appointments haven't come through. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2015
Last comment by Another parent, on Nov 2, 2015 at 5:55 pm | 21 comments | 3059 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Suspect in Livermore fatal shooting tied to Fresno homicide

A suspect in a fatal shooting Saturday evening in Livermore is also wanted in connection with a shooting inside a Fresno...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2015
Last comment by FrequentWalkerMiles, on Nov 2, 2015 at 2:09 pm | 10 comments | 1356 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Public meeting tomorrow to interview firms to search for Pleasanton school superintendent

The Pleasanton school board will hold a public meeting Tuesday to interview four firms it has chosen as candidates for...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2015
Last comment by Joe, on Nov 2, 2015 at 12:50 pm | 1 comment | 2931 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tri-Valley Veterans Day parade set for 1 p.m. Sunday in downtown Pleasanton

This year's Tri-Valley Veterans Day parade Sunday on Pleasanton's Main Street is going to the dogs, literally. Read the...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2015
Last comment by Robert, on Nov 1, 2015 at 7:59 pm | 7 comments | 3691 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School Board Ignores Lowest Bid for Search Firm - Ignorance or Arrogance?

In reading the article http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2015/10/28/pleasanton-school-board-selects-superintendent-search-firms-to-interview-for-contract....

Original post made by Just a School Board Watcher on Oct. 29, 2015
Last comment by Get the Facts, on Nov 1, 2015 at 6:54 pm | 20 comments | 1321 Views

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Juanita Haugen Scholarship Deadline is Nov, 9, 2015

The Community of Character Collaborative invites all High School seniors in Pleasanton to apply for the annual Juanita Haugen...

Original post made by Ken mano on Nov. 1, 2015
There are no comments yet. 543 Views
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