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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Boston Marathon Bomber Left Curious Notes Inside Boat: 'Hillary' Implicated?

As police searched for him, and as he lay bleeding in his boat hideout, Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev...

Original post made by Avid Reader on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by Sarah, on May 23, 2013 at 11:00 am | 4 comments | 2150 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tri-Valley cities to keep funding Washington-savvy consultant despite San Ramon dropping out

Pleasanton Mayor Jerry Thorne said this week that he and other Tri-Valley mayors will keep working with a local consulting...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by David, on May 23, 2013 at 10:16 am | 1 comment | 762 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton memorial service planned May 25 for Jack Dove, who would have turned 90 that day

Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 25, for Jack Dove, a well-known Pleasanton community activist and...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2013
Last comment by Mike Tassano, on May 23, 2013 at 9:46 am | 15 comments | 1391 Views

AROUND TOWN

Is California worth the price?

For those of you have lived in other states do you think Calif is overpriced in comparison or are you happy to pay the difference...

Original post made by hoops on May. 19, 2013
Last comment by hoops, on May 23, 2013 at 8:31 am | 45 comments | 2061 Views

RESTAURANTS

Resturant suggestions

We are a group of ladies around 25 of us that are looking for a restaurant that can seat all of us together. We meet monthly...

Original post made by Pat on May. 14, 2013
Last comment by Linda Krafty, on May 22, 2013 at 10:14 pm | 13 comments | 1139 Views

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Pleasanton city employees agree to higher pension contributions, but gain first wage increases in 3 years

The Pleasanton City Council approved a proposed three-year agreement last night with the union representing 220 regular city...

Original post made on May. 22, 2013
Last comment by Arnold, on May 22, 2013 at 9:32 pm | 8 comments | 947 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama Is Killing Americans: Republicans Raise Suspicions About Weather Triggering Device

(Post removed by Pleasanton Weekly staff because no source given for information posted.)...

Original post made by Vote for Liberty over Death on May. 22, 2013
There are no comments yet. 822 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

New Leaf Community Market opens in Vintage Hills Center at 10 a.m. today

New Leaf Community Market will open its new store at 10 a.m. today in the Vintage Hills Shopping Center at 3550 Bernal Ave. Read...

Original post made on May. 15, 2013
Last comment by D, on May 22, 2013 at 10:32 am | 19 comments | 1204 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Council to discuss proposed employee union contract at meeting tonight

"Pleasanton Council to discuss proposed employee union contract at meeting tonight by Jeb Bing Pleasanton Weekly Staff...

Original post made by J.Q.P. on May. 21, 2013
Last comment by Arnold, on May 21, 2013 at 10:37 pm | 6 comments | 888 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The Question is Why Do We Allow This To Happen

If you can get arrested for hunting or fishing without a license, but not for being in the country illegally you might...

Original post made by Daveg on May. 21, 2013
Last comment by Daveg, on May 21, 2013 at 8:00 pm | 2 comments | 822 Views

AROUND TOWN

Readers Choice Pleasanton: Voting ends today

Readers Choice Pleasanton voting is under way! Cast your ballot [http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/best_of/voting/form.php...

Original post made on May. 14, 2013
Last comment by Eddy, on May 21, 2013 at 4:09 pm | 5 comments | 796 Views

AROUND TOWN

To Whom It May Concern

Hi, my name is Stanley and this is my story. How does an eight year old dog end up at the shelter? Why did my owners leave...

Original post made by Jim Telfer on May. 20, 2013
Last comment by Pepper, on May 21, 2013 at 12:03 pm | 3 comments | 926 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Outrage Against the Obama Machine at Fevered Pitch: All Tea Party Groups Are Non-Partisan Social Welfare Groups, Didn't the IRS Know?

The outrageous inquiries made by the IRS of groups committed to abolishing America's tax system continues to boggle the minds...

Original post made by Freedom Sometimes Must Come at the Expense of Others on May. 18, 2013
Last comment by b-yatch, on May 21, 2013 at 8:38 am | 4 comments | 1326 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

World War II: Mexican Air Force Helped Liberate the Philippines

We are taught certain things about American history, and most of it is how we won WWII. But, the reality is that it took...

Original post made by dublinmike on May. 12, 2013
Last comment by dublinmike, on May 20, 2013 at 10:08 pm | 6 comments | 827 Views

AROUND TOWN

HELP - Baby ducks in storm drain

corneer of via del cielo/ calle allegre. Police stopped by - nothing they can do, and oh don't take storm drain cover off...

Original post made by lb on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by Beth, on May 20, 2013 at 3:29 pm | 5 comments | 979 Views

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I-580 W on-ramp work at Foothill?

What is going on with the barriers and the traffic "flow" reconfiguration on the Foothill-San Ramon overpass and the on-ramp...

Original post made by Grace on May. 2, 2013
Last comment by Grace, on May 20, 2013 at 2:13 pm | 1 comment | 895 Views

AROUND TOWN

COMMENTARY: Pleasanton gets it right

Kathy Narum resigned from the Pleasanton Planning Commission last week after five years as a member and after winning election...

Original post made on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by All's good !, on May 20, 2013 at 12:13 pm | 11 comments | 1279 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama in the Grips of a New Scandal: US Marines May Be Verging on Mutiny

As if the multiple scandals that threaten Obama with impeachment, if not a lengthy prison terms have not been enough, we...

Original post made by William on May. 16, 2013
Last comment by nancy s., on May 19, 2013 at 7:47 am | 5 comments | 1513 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

$3-million federal lawsuit continues against city of Pleasanton, one of its police officers

A $3 million federal lawsuit that names the city of Pleasanton, a Pleasanton police officer and a number of others is continuing...

Original post made on May. 10, 2013
Last comment by Bobby G., on May 19, 2013 at 7:04 am | 11 comments | 1332 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton school board approves smaller classes for first-graders

The Pleasanton school board has approved class size reductions for first-graders. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=11282...

Original post made on May. 16, 2013
Last comment by Kelly French, on May 18, 2013 at 3:29 pm | 8 comments | 1735 Views
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Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
By Tim Hunt | 36 comments | 948 views

Moneyball, the Sequel: Billy Beane for President!
By Tom Cushing | 6 comments | 693 views

Spedowfski Announces run for Livermore City Council
By Roz Rogoff | 1 comment | 677 views