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ValleyCare earns 'Gold Seal' award for joint replacement program

ValleyCare Health System has earned the Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval for its joint replacement programs for hips...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2012
Last comment by Aurmedtouindia, on Feb 16, 2012 at 10:13 pm | 3 comments | 1594 Views

AROUND TOWN

City Council to vote tomorrow on high-density housing plan

The Pleasanton City Council will hold back-to-back meetings starting tomorrow to consider and likely approve a detailed plan...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2012
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Jan 6, 2012 at 9:01 am | 11 comments | 1594 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fannie Mae to keep conforming mortgage loans at $625,000

The California Association of Realtors praised the Federal Housing Finance Agency this week for deciding to keep the 2014...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2014
Last comment by SimpleMinds, on Jul 17, 2014 at 12:42 pm | 3 comments | 1594 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton's move toward 'walkable' housing fits with what public prefers, survey shows

Americans favor walkable, mixed-use neighborhoods, with 56% of respondents preferring smart growth neighborhoods over ones...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2011
Last comment by Glenn Wohltmann, on Apr 11, 2011 at 12:35 pm | 4 comments | 1594 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BUSINESS: Desmond named V.P. at BrightSource Energy

Pleasanton businessman Joseph Desmond has been named senior vice president of government affairs and communications for BrightSource...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2011
Last comment by Arnold, on Sep 5, 2011 at 6:13 am | 8 comments | 1594 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Special school board meeting tonight to hear about search for new superintendent

Pleasanton's school board will hold a public meeting tonight to hear an update from a consulting firm it hired to search...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2015
Last comment by getitright, on Dec 18, 2015 at 11:16 pm | 3 comments | 1594 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CSR is NOT guaranteed by Measure G

The Pleasanton community has expressed the importance it places on class size reduction. Ask parents what they want to see...

Original post made by Ptown resident on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by Looking for real leaders, on May 15, 2009 at 9:52 am | 10 comments | 1593 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

San Ramon, a district with a parcel tax is making big cuts to programs

To "A reader" and all those who claimed San Ramon would be better off because of its parcel tax, please read: http://www.PleasantonWeekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=3652 It...

Original post made by Pleasanton Resident on Mar. 10, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Mar 10, 2010 at 6:10 pm | 12 comments | 1593 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

"Pullin' a Palin" Now In The Urban Dictionary

Former Alaska Governor Sarah "The Quitter" Palin, who announced her impending resignation from office last week, is now the...

Original post made by Fred on Jul. 9, 2009
Last comment by Julie, on Jul 10, 2009 at 10:46 am | 3 comments | 1593 Views

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Top 10 Reasons People Go Bankrupt - #1: Medical Expenses

A study done at Harvard University indicates that this is the biggest cause of bankruptcy, representing 62% of all personal...

Original post made by Pleasanton Mom for Truth on Mar. 24, 2010
Last comment by Life Long Republican, on Mar 25, 2010 at 2:18 pm | 38 comments | 1593 Views

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A Perfect Example of How Democrat "Welfare" Programs Destroy Motivation and the Economy...

People decline jobs in favor of remaining on unemployment instead. "Detroit Landscapers find workers choosing jobless pay"...

Original post made by Amy on May. 10, 2010
Last comment by Hmm, on May 12, 2010 at 10:42 am | 40 comments | 1593 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Is your freeway commute getting better?

Traffic congestion on Bay Area freeways fell last year because of the economic recession and highway improvements but motorists...

Original post made on May. 28, 2009
Last comment by YaYa, on May 28, 2009 at 4:36 pm | 3 comments | 1593 Views

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Obama goes deep on smokers and fat people are next

President Obama signed legislation taxing heavily smokers and guess what folks healthcare is next and and fat people or anyone...

Original post made by Pablo on Jun. 13, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 13, 2009 at 10:45 pm | 4 comments | 1592 Views

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Lifeguards make over $100,000

Not only do the lifeguards in Newport Beach make between $100,000 and $200,000 per year but they are also members of the...

Original post made by Rita on May. 20, 2011
Last comment by Teach Part Time, on May 22, 2011 at 9:35 pm | 23 comments | 1592 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Woman motorist dies in accident on southbound I-680 in Milpitas

A woman died after a vehicle traveled off southbound Interstate Highway 680 and landed upside down on East Calaveras Boulevard...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by jimwhenry, on Aug 4, 2009 at 1:28 am | 1 comment | 1592 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

OPINION: Good times are back as city revenues soar past $106 million

Newly hired Pleasanton Finance Director Tina Olson just presented her first full-year municipal budget to the City Council,...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2015
Last comment by M.William, on Jun 16, 2015 at 11:54 pm | 3 comments | 1592 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Owing millions, bankruptcy denied, criminal case.....apparently Wm Hogarty is not concerned....

(Post removed by Pleasanton Weekly Online staff because it contains personal information about an individual or business.)...

Original post made by Anonymous on Apr. 12, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1592 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New Jersey Avoids Layoffs By Freezing Wages

Instead of deferring expenses, PUSD should just to what Governor Corzine did in New Jersey Check out the link http://www.reuters.com/article/marketsNews/idUSN0423097020090604...

Original post made by Cesar on Jun. 4, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1591 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

In case of emergency info for 1st responders

My son plays football and baseball in Pleasanton, and over the past several years I've seen not only ambulances drive onto...

Original post made by Jersey94566 on Apr. 25, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1591 Views

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Democrats' Different Definition of "Stimulus" as They Fund Porn Thru NEA...

Your hard earned tax dollars at work, thanks to Obama's 'stimulus' package... http://www.foxnews.com/video2/video08.html?maven_referralObject=7567210&maven_referralPlaylistId=&...

Original post made by Julie on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by conservative lunacy, on Jul 31, 2009 at 10:57 pm | 9 comments | 1591 Views
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