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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Yes on 99, if you're in favor of governmental control and property confiscation

Confused about Prop 98 and 99? Well of course you are, and thatís intentional. Most of what you hear is designed to take...

Original post made by Kevin on May. 27, 2008
Last comment by DCM, on May 30, 2008 at 11:09 pm | 3 comments | 1833 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Editorial

There are only two initiatives on the statewide June primary ballot. Both are constitutional amendments that restrict the...

Original post made on May. 30, 2008
Last comment by Stacey, on May 30, 2008 at 11:45 am | 3 comments | 1691 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board member's residency called into question

A few residents claiming school board trustee Pat Kernan is in violation of residency requirements led the Pleasanton Unified...

Original post made on May. 16, 2008
Last comment by Dave, on May 30, 2008 at 12:48 am | 54 comments | 3558 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Katie McKewon to be sentenced tomorrow

Katie Amanda McKewon, 20, is scheduled to be sentenced at the Hayward Hall of Justice at 8:45 a.m. tomorrow after pleading...

Original post made on May. 22, 2008
Last comment by stan, on May 29, 2008 at 2:35 pm | 5 comments | 1789 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Woman assaulted while walking downtown

Police are looking for a man who they say assaulted and attempted to stab a 29-year-old Pleasanton woman around 2:40 a.m....

Original post made on May. 15, 2008
Last comment by aaron, on May 29, 2008 at 2:15 pm | 10 comments | 1708 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Congratulations to the lookalike winners

Weekly readers voted and the winners of this year's Mother-Daughter Look-alike contest are Daisy Ng, and daughters Sarah...

Original post made on May. 9, 2008
Last comment by Kathy, on May 29, 2008 at 11:28 am | 7 comments | 1854 Views

RESTAURANTS

Much in store for Stoneridge mall

Changes are afoot at Stoneridge Shopping Center. If you've frequented the mall over the past couple of weeks, you may have...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2008
Last comment by chris, on May 29, 2008 at 10:50 am | 20 comments | 2987 Views

SPORTS

Letter: Praise for CYO sports programs

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4051 posted Friday, May 23, 2008,...

Original post made on May. 29, 2008
Last comment by Richard, on May 29, 2008 at 3:01 am | 1 comment | 2431 Views

AROUND TOWN

Purple potty making the rounds

A special purple-painted toilet is making the rounds and it's all in the name of fighting cancer. To the casual observer,...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2008
Last comment by Nancy, on May 26, 2008 at 11:01 pm | 27 comments | 2345 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Citywide Memorial Day Service starts at 11 a.m. today

With this morning's special Memorial Day service at Pleasanton's Pioneer Cemetery commemorating prisoners of war who died...

Original post made on May. 26, 2008
Last comment by Cholo, on May 26, 2008 at 5:19 pm | 2 comments | 1532 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Landlords paying big $$$$$ to push 98 out & 99 in

On June 3rd 2 IMPORTANT propositions are on your ballot. > California RENTERS need to be aware: Proposition 98 and Proposition...

Original post made by Pleasanton RENTER on May. 16, 2008
Last comment by Carol, on May 24, 2008 at 1:32 pm | 7 comments | 1809 Views

AROUND TOWN

List of those opposed to Prop 98...impressive names

The Pleasanton Weekly is NOT listed pro or con. They attended the meeting held in our park clubhouse and the city council...

Original post made by Sharon - renter on May. 24, 2008
Last comment by Sharpon - renter, on May 24, 2008 at 1:26 pm | 1 comment | 4027 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Water Conservation

Summer is coming and today is going to be hot. Time to start thinking once again about water conservation, especially since...

Original post made by Stacey on May. 14, 2008
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on May 24, 2008 at 12:21 pm | 29 comments | 2651 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Signature Properties v. school district case trial begins

After more than five years of very-public dispute, another—and possibly decisive phase of the litigation between the...

Original post made on May. 18, 2008
Last comment by Jack, on May 24, 2008 at 11:34 am | 14 comments | 1858 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Amador team chosen to represent at G8 Summit event

Students from Amador Valley High School have been selected to represent the United States in the in the 2008 Junior 8 competition,...

Original post made on May. 23, 2008
Last comment by Mary, on May 23, 2008 at 3:29 pm | 1 comment | 1667 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Laws of Life Essay's / Luncheon

Today I was very impressed by many of the high school students at Foothill. They had a luncheon today for essay winners on...

Original post made by Aaron on Mar. 7, 2008
Last comment by stan, on May 22, 2008 at 4:33 pm | 3 comments | 1935 Views

AROUND TOWN

No on 98 yes on 99-applauded

I want to thank all those who attended the city counsel meeting tues evening wearing RED SHIRTS in support of the prop 98...

Original post made by James on May. 22, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1434 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Sullivan, Sierra Club join Oak Grove appeal effort

The Tri-Valley region of the Sierra Club has agreed to support an appeal by former Councilwoman Kay Ayala and her citizens'...

Original post made on May. 9, 2008
Last comment by frank, on May 21, 2008 at 6:21 pm | 53 comments | 2996 Views

SPORTS

Sports Briefs

<B>Packers tie Chargers in defense-dominate game Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=2963...

Original post made on May. 20, 2008
Last comment by Cholo, on May 21, 2008 at 6:10 pm | 4 comments | 1967 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two injured in 3-car accident on Sunol

A three-car accident at 10:20 a.m. Thursday morning sent two people to the hospital and caused a portion of Sunol Boulevard...

Original post made on May. 20, 2008
Last comment by rich, on May 20, 2008 at 2:37 pm | 1 comment | 1715 Views
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