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AROUND TOWN

Another workshop planned on curbside recycling program

In a follow-up to a standing-room only event held in August, the city of Pleasanton and Pleasanton Garbage Service (PGS)...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by Country Fair resident, on Oct 28, 2009 at 2:45 pm | 18 comments | 1822 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

9-year-old takes home top prize in downtown pumpkin carving contest

Taylor Potter, 9, took home top honors Saturday at the annual pumpkin carving contest sponsored by downtown Pleasanton merchants. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2010
Last comment by katie, on Nov 10, 2010 at 8:14 pm | 3 comments | 1821 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

How many crosses have been added to the hill in Lafayette?

Last Wednesday, did the Pleasantonians for Peace announce how many crosses have been added to the hill in Lafayette since...

Original post made by West Side Observer on Jul. 15, 2009
Last comment by Unemployed, on Jul 17, 2009 at 5:03 pm | 11 comments | 1821 Views

AROUND TOWN

Nervous about Stoneridge Mall?

Well, I have a new job at Stoneridge Mall... which is excellent pay, and seems like a fun job. I'm a college student, so...

Original post made by Jenny on Nov. 5, 2009
Last comment by Jenny, on Nov 15, 2009 at 6:34 pm | 15 comments | 1821 Views

AROUND TOWN

Who destroyed the Fisherman and WHY?

Has anyone noticed the Fisherman by the bridge no longer has a Fishing Pole? Was it one of our Students , local or visitor? These...

Original post made by R Lou on May. 4, 2010
Last comment by Irritated, on May 6, 2010 at 1:24 pm | 12 comments | 1821 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CA ASSEMBLY CANCELS RAISES IN TOUGH ECONOMIC TIMES

The California State Assembly canceled the half million dollars they had recently given in raises to assembly aides. Comments...

Original post made by Heads up on Apr. 22, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Apr 23, 2009 at 12:50 pm | 7 comments | 1820 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

State Assembly to consider tougher law on violent crime reporting

A bill that would require witnesses to report violent crimes to law enforcement regardless of the victim's age has passed...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2010
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jan 27, 2010 at 10:33 am | 1 comment | 1820 Views

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Record heat today with 107 degrees possible by mid-day

Pleasanton and the Tri-Valley are expected to see temperatures as high as 107 degrees by mid-day today, far surpassing the...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by PMS parent, on Sep 29, 2010 at 4:19 pm | 6 comments | 1820 Views

AROUND TOWN

Safeway, Clorox plans for new jobs, development go to City Council tonight

The Pleasanton City Council, in its final meeting before the Nov. 2 municipal election, is expected to approve to measures...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2010
Last comment by Claudette, on Oct 19, 2010 at 10:20 am | 1 comment | 1820 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Hope Hospice names new chief executive

Larry R. Lakes has been named chief executive officer of Hope Hospice, succeeding Helen Meier, who retired June 10 after...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2011
Last comment by good samaritan, on Dec 8, 2011 at 12:03 pm | 1 comment | 1820 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Holiday Fund: Valley Humane Society -- purrrfect for our community

When Valley Humane Society takes in an animal, its life is guaranteed. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=8934...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2011
Last comment by volunteer, on Aug 20, 2012 at 3:12 pm | 5 comments | 1820 Views

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Chinese writers sue Apple for copyright violation

Talk about the pot calling the kettle black... The Chinese are stealing intellectual rights left & right, and they have the...

Original post made by dublinmike on Jan. 10, 2012
Last comment by Libertarian, on Jan 12, 2012 at 3:06 pm | 5 comments | 1819 Views

AROUND TOWN

Census questionnaires go in mail today

Households throughout the Bay Area can expect to receive questionnaires for the 2010 census as early as today. Read the...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2010
Last comment by Rae, on Apr 1, 2010 at 6:07 pm | 4 comments | 1819 Views

AROUND TOWN

Ranch 99 Market Stinks!!

I heard about the opening of the Ranch 99 Market, and went in the opening day. There was a horrible smell of moist fish tanks...

Original post made by Lee on Apr. 27, 2010
Last comment by letsgo, on Apr 29, 2010 at 11:21 pm | 20 comments | 1819 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Station to nowhere?

Just wanted to offer some memories and insight to the mess-up by BART. This is not anything new. I worked in the 60's for...

Original post made by Don on Sep. 20, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1819 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Museum announces first Heritage Awards

Museum On Main has announced the first recipients of its new Heritage Awards, established earlier this year to recognize...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2010
Last comment by Jan Batcheller, on Aug 4, 2010 at 4:09 pm | 1 comment | 1819 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton Weekly Holiday Fund donates more than $147,000 to nonprofits

Checks in the amount of $29,473.55 were distributed Friday to five nonprofit organizations named as beneficiaries of the...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2011
Last comment by Sharon, on Mar 16, 2011 at 9:00 am | 4 comments | 1819 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Welcome home celebration for Army Sgt. Rick Seymour

More than 75 well-wishers turned out for a welcome home ceremony recently for Army sergeant Rick Seymour at his grandparents'...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by Maja7, on Jun 9, 2011 at 10:15 am | 1 comment | 1819 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What is the PUSD Budget Advisory Committee up to?

In the minutes of the PUSD Board of Trustees meeeting for Oct. 13 the CSEA representative commended the BAC "...they appreciate...

Original post made by Dark Corners of Town on Oct. 25, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 26, 2009 at 1:30 pm | 8 comments | 1818 Views

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Mehserle sentencing pushed back from August to November

Court officials have pushed back the sentencing date for former BART police Officer Johannes Mehserle, who was convicted...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2010
Last comment by Pro-L:aw, on Jul 15, 2010 at 5:46 pm | 1 comment | 1818 Views
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