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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Relatives, Friends,Clergy, Coaches, etc. The Real Risk to Children

I am frustrated with adults, we don't want to face the real threat to our children, which is people they know and trust....

Original post made by Jan on Feb. 22, 2008
Last comment by aaron, on Mar 4, 2008 at 3:35 pm | 3 comments | 3793 Views

AROUND TOWN

Is anyone as devastated as I am about what's happening with Father Padraig

I moved to Pleasanton 10 years ago. I distinctly remember experiencing one of Father Padraig's sermons at St. Elizabeth...

Original post made by Jana on Nov. 14, 2007
Last comment by Carlos, on Nov 15, 2007 at 9:54 pm | 66 comments | 5841 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Zero Presidential Press Conferences Sine Last July...

Democrats, how do you defend this lack of Obama Press Conferences? How can you justify this? ...

Original post made by Jane on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by Shig, on May 21, 2010 at 1:06 pm | 5 comments | 1055 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Check this: IL Dem Congresswoman Has Thug To Intimidate Questioners at Her Town Hall Meeting

Typical Democrat "thug" technique. (At least this Illinois Dem HAS a "real live" townhall meeting...in contrast to McNerney's...

Original post made by Jane on Aug. 16, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1241 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Just Wondering...

Why is the Fair closed on Tuesday? I know about the no horse racing on Wednesday, but why no Fair on Tuesday?...

Original post made by Jane on Jul. 5, 2010
Last comment by April Mitchell, on Jul 7, 2010 at 12:41 pm | 6 comments | 1539 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Brave young Lady!

The young lady that reported her Boyfriends threat to the dance this past weekend. Will never know how many lives she changed...

Original post made by Jane on Feb. 5, 2008
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 19, 2008 at 11:36 pm | 8 comments | 2789 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Guy Knocking on Doors

I got a knock on my door at about 4:30pm today (Tuesday, April 5th) and I saw a young, tall guy, about 20 years old, through...

Original post made by Jane on Apr. 7, 2009
Last comment by Lee, on Apr 30, 2009 at 9:58 am | 14 comments | 2270 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

BB GUN 02/2010

Pleasanton had lots to say about Jonathan Fala and Sergio Ramirez. Well I just wanted to show your mental disabled man. http://www.localcrimenews.com/lookup.php?jid=6944184 ...

Original post made by Jane on Apr. 9, 2012
Last comment by SO WHAT, on Apr 11, 2012 at 3:37 pm | 7 comments | 1746 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

High school tutoring

We have 9th grader and wanted to know if we can find partner parents who are strong in tutoring English related topic such...

Original post made by Janet on Feb. 3, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 4, 2014 at 9:54 am | 2 comments | 830 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Yet Another Crazy Conservative

On his show, Glenn Beck runs a little conspiracy-theory-meets-Kevin-Bacon-game segment called "In a Nutshell" in which he...

Original post made by Janet on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 15, 2009 at 1:00 pm | 7 comments | 1290 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Care to see new results of the War on Poverty's "Head Start" Program?

How's that "Head Start" program doing, you wonder? Remember, it was created in 1965 as part of Lyndon Johnson's "War on Poverty"...

Original post made by Janet on Jan. 23, 2010
Last comment by westsider, on Jan 23, 2010 at 2:07 pm | 1 comment | 1095 Views

AROUND TOWN

TriValleyJobs.com website down or gone?

Does anyone know what happened to the TriValleyJobs.com website? It was been unavailable for the past two days (July 27,...

Original post made by Janet Gates on Jul. 28, 2010
Last comment by PW Reader, on Jul 30, 2010 at 11:50 am | 1 comment | 1210 Views

AROUND TOWN

Should Pleasanton allow medical marijuana dispensaries?

The City Council is expected to approve a ban on medical marijuana dispensaries in the city. Should dispensaries be allowed...

Original post made by Janet Pelletier on Apr. 3, 2007
Last comment by Angry, on Sep 18, 2009 at 10:56 pm | 23 comments | 5147 Views

AROUND TOWN

Where were you when the Loma Prieta quake struck?

In light of tonight's earthquake near Pleasanton, the Great California Shakeout that will be held Thursday across the state...

Original post made by Janet Pelletier on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by 2ME4U, on Oct 15, 2009 at 9:00 am | 24 comments | 1702 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Staples Ranch initiative--smart move or a blunder?

As you may have heard by now, Planning Commission Chairwoman Anne Fox has dropped off an initiative at the city clerk's desk...

Original post made by Janet Pelletier on May. 22, 2007
Last comment by Stacey, on Jun 20, 2007 at 9:43 pm | 18 comments | 3407 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

With all the recent burglaries, do you feel safe in Pleasanton?

Over the past few months, we've been reporting on a rash of car and residential burlgaries occurring all around the city....

Original post made by Janet Pelletier, asst. editor for the Pleasanton Weekly on Feb. 13, 2007
Last comment by Joey, on Jun 10, 2007 at 4:58 pm | 3 comments | 4666 Views

RESTAURANTS

Yogoholic

I was so excited to see a new shop go into the vintage hills shopping center, and to top it off a yogurt shop. It a nice...

Original post made by Janice on Sep. 28, 2009
Last comment by P-town Mom, on Aug 13, 2010 at 12:53 am | 3 comments | 2508 Views

RESTAURANTS

Pastas.....ick :(

We ate at Pasta's in downtown last night - giving it a second chance after the slow service we received about a month ago....

Original post made by Janie on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by Shamus, on Jun 4, 2010 at 10:05 am | 12 comments | 3020 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School District Child Care

Why does the YMCA run some of the child care centers located at the schools? What can we do to change this? I need the care...

Original post made by Janine on Aug. 6, 2015
Last comment by Kenny, on Aug 21, 2015 at 8:47 pm | 16 comments | 1192 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police activity on Owens at BART, 11/7, 3:00 pm

Does anyone know what happened on Owens Drive at the BART station on Saturday 11/7 around 3:00 pm? Many police cars, officers...

Original post made by Janine Edwards on Nov. 8, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2031 Views
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