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Bill Berck: Still helping others after years as superintendent

It's hard to recall all the schools and organizations former Pleasanton School Superintendent Bill Berck has served, but...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2007
Last comment by Evelyn Borner, on Dec 17, 2007 at 9:44 pm | 1 comment | 2127 Views

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Hosterman has appealed Planning Commission's hawk ruling

Mayor Jennifer Hosterman is appealing the Planning Commission's decision to deny an application to house her hawk in a backyard...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2007
Last comment by Laurella Desborough, on Dec 20, 2007 at 6:15 pm | 1 comment | 2204 Views

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In the spirit of the season: Gift ideas for journalists

The spirit of the season may get journalists in a bit of an awkward situation. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3348...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2007
Last comment by Stacey, on Dec 21, 2007 at 9:17 am | 1 comment | 2186 Views

AROUND TOWN

Downpour pelts Pleasanton

For all those weeks without rain, it seemed Friday that Mother Nature may be making up for the recent dry weather. Heavy...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2008
Last comment by Jon Suzukawa, on Jan 11, 2008 at 10:53 am | 1 comment | 1919 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Heath Ledger autopsy results due in 10-14 days

The sudden death of film star Heath Ledger stunned fans and family from Hollywood to Australia on Wednesday as New York City's...

Original post made by Chris on Jan. 23, 2008
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 23, 2008 at 4:52 pm | 1 comment | 2029 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

National Grants is a Scam

For all of you that have seen the National Grand COnference AD on TV, DON'T BELIEVE THAT!!! IT'S A SCAM... Very good hype...

Original post made by Chris on Jan. 23, 2008
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 23, 2008 at 4:50 pm | 1 comment | 2088 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Take Us Along!

From all its traveling, the Pleasanton Weekly newspaper would appear to be weathered, but it hasn't skipped a beat. Over...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2008
Last comment by Sally, on Jan 30, 2008 at 10:32 am | 1 comment | 2040 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Traffic direction not need, thanks anyway!

Please don't disrup the balance by attempting to direct traffic into Fotthill HS. There are NEVER traffic issues unless...

Original post made by Foothill HS Parent on Jan. 31, 2008
Last comment by Julie, on Feb 3, 2008 at 2:59 pm | 1 comment | 2054 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Local nonprofit helping Afghanistan

A local nonprofit organization that was organized following the 9/11 terrorists attacks in the U.S. will soon open a medical...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2008
Last comment by ACarr, on Feb 4, 2008 at 12:22 pm | 1 comment | 1950 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Local nonprofit helping Afghanistan

A local nonprofit organization that was organized following the 9/11 terrorists attacks in the U.S. will soon open a medical...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2008
Last comment by ACarr, on Feb 4, 2008 at 12:22 pm | 1 comment | 1762 Views

AROUND TOWN

Problems surface with precinct locations, unwanted absentee ballots

Today's voting went smoothly in most parts of the city, but there were flaws. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=514...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2008
Last comment by a friend, on Feb 5, 2008 at 9:05 pm | 1 comment | 1963 Views

RESTAURANTS

Emergency Brownies-Dining at Home

I feel it is important that I share my recipe for Emergency Brownies with other Pleasantonians. They are not quite like...

Original post made by Ginger on Feb. 15, 2008
Last comment by Stacey, on Feb 16, 2008 at 8:30 am | 1 comment | 2341 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Buying in Phoenix, and you don't even have to go there

A Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=2305 posted Friday, April 6, 2007, 12:00 AM...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2008
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Feb 20, 2008 at 8:30 pm | 1 comment | 1962 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Pleasanton Job’s Daughters Host Electronic Recycling Event

Join the Pleasanton Job’s Daughters to help keep our environment green. Bring your obsolete computers, monitors printers...

Original post made by Pleasanton Job\'s Daughters on Mar. 12, 2008
Last comment by Lynn, on Mar 13, 2008 at 11:19 am | 1 comment | 2238 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Town Square Postings

<B>On TV30 woes Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3716 posted Friday, March 14,...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2008
Last comment by Linda, on Mar 14, 2008 at 1:21 pm | 1 comment | 1791 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Accident near Downtown?

My daughter & I thought we saw paramedics pulling a gurney up from the creek near Main St. but I haven't seen any news about...

Original post made by JulieG on Mar. 22, 2008
Last comment by me, on Mar 22, 2008 at 11:55 pm | 1 comment | 2078 Views

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Friends, family pay tribute to slain couple at Mormon service

Several hundred relatives, friends and neighbors gathered Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2008
Last comment by San Ramon Citizen, on Mar 26, 2008 at 3:00 pm | 1 comment | 4817 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

UPDATE: Infant in critical condition after emergency brain surgery

Police are investigating the cause of a head injury of a 9-month-old Pleasanton boy taken to ValleyCare Medical Center around...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2008
Last comment by p-town resident, on Apr 1, 2008 at 8:25 pm | 1 comment | 2098 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sen. Corbett holding town hall at Sunol flower festival Saturday

Senator Ellen Corbett, (D-San Leandro), will host a town hall meeting among the Sunol wildflowers tomorrow. From 12:30 to...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2008
Last comment by Jacqueline, on Apr 11, 2008 at 5:46 pm | 1 comment | 1607 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman answers door at Vine Street home, punched in face

A man in a white tank top and jeans told a 68-year-old grandmother he was with the Alameda County Sheriff's Office and reportedly...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2008
Last comment by Jerry, on Apr 15, 2008 at 12:01 am | 1 comment | 2030 Views
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