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Foothill senior named statewide Scholar-Athlete of the Year

Foothill High's Sophia Brown has been honored as the state's female Scholar-Athlete of the Year for 2016. Read the full...

Original post made on May. 11, 2016
Last comment by Bill, on May 11, 2016 at 11:17 am | 1 comment | 1681 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why was a thread asking questions about parcel tax blocked?

The following thread was closed off by the Pleasanton Weekly, but for the life of me, I can't figure out why since it was...

Original post made by John on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Apr 3, 2009 at 7:46 am | 7 comments | 1680 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Guest Opinion

A couple of months ago, I resigned from the Budget Advisory Committee (BAC) due to a growing frustration that this was an...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2010
Last comment by True Tea Party, on Feb 15, 2010 at 10:46 am | 10 comments | 1680 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Final Prop. 8 witness says heterosexual marriage best for children

The final witness in a same-sex marriage trial testified in federal court in San Francisco today that he believes gay and...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2010
Last comment by asking, on Jan 30, 2010 at 8:23 pm | 13 comments | 1680 Views

AROUND TOWN

Amador Valley High School receives nearly $13,000 from Safeway schools' program

Amador Valley High School has received nearly $13,000 from Pleasanton-based Safeway, Inc. through that company's annual "10%...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2011
Last comment by huh???, on Feb 5, 2011 at 1:22 pm | 1 comment | 1680 Views

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Living the American Dream: An Advertorial

Nestled comfortably in his Bishop Ranch office, Faraz Sattar surveys the activity of the financial market. The CEO of Accretive...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2013
Last comment by Daveg, on Jul 26, 2013 at 5:45 pm | 6 comments | 1680 Views

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Starbucks to pay $225,000 for shorting consumers in gift card redemptions

The district attorneys' offices of Sonoma, Monterey and Shasta counties have settled a civil complaint that claimed Starbucks...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by Mike, on Aug 27, 2009 at 3:20 pm | 3 comments | 1679 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police action

On W. Las Positas over weekend. Anyone know what was going on? Heard my teenage son and friends talking about it....

Original post made by Frank on Aug. 20, 2012
Last comment by Frank, on Aug 20, 2012 at 11:43 pm | 2 comments | 1679 Views

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Power outage shutters businesses this morning in Roses Pavilion, other northeast Pleasanton areas

A widespread power outage closed businesses just as they were about to open Sunday morning in much of northeast Pleasanton...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2010
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Jun 29, 2010 at 6:23 pm | 6 comments | 1679 Views

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Britney Spears concert draws thousands, plus other news in round-up of Monday stories from around the Bay

Screaming teens, drag queens, and throngs of dedicated fans poured into downtown San Francisco Sunday to see pop singer Britney...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2011
Last comment by To Emily, on Mar 28, 2011 at 10:33 pm | 3 comments | 1679 Views

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Obama chides California for not using test scores ...

Well teachers, a huge pot of money is waiting for you. You just have to play by BHO's rules ... http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-na-obama-education25-2009jul25,0,45...

Original post made by P-Towner on Jul. 25, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Jul 30, 2009 at 9:05 pm | 16 comments | 1678 Views

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List of taxes included in Nancy P's health care reform bill

Look at this list. Check out the Employer Mandate Excise Tax, new taxes on businesses with payrolls of $500,000 and up. Just...

Original post made by jimf01 on Oct. 29, 2009
Last comment by jimf01, on Oct 30, 2009 at 8:30 am | 8 comments | 1678 Views

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Pleasanton Mothers Club

The Pleasanton Mothers Club provides a social, supportive and educational outlet for moms and their families in the local...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 23, 2009 at 5:01 pm | 10 comments | 1678 Views

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Bands on parade

Seventy-six trombones, possibly more, will march through town tomorrow morning as Pleasanton welcomes middle and high school...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Foothill Band Publicity- Steffi Gross, on Oct 22, 2010 at 10:10 am | 1 comment | 1678 Views

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Pleasanton investigation leads to fraud bust

Three men have been charged with credit card fraud after a call from employee at the Apple Store in Stoneridge Mall at around...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2011
Last comment by P-town Dad, on Mar 14, 2011 at 5:14 pm | 10 comments | 1678 Views

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Danville service today for girl believed to have jumped from Golden Gate Bridge

The parents of a Danville girl believed to have jumped from the Golden Gate Bridge last week will hold a celebration of her...

Original post made on May. 30, 2011
Last comment by Big Poppa, on May 30, 2011 at 5:42 pm | 3 comments | 1678 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gary will be voting NO on G because its the right thing to do!

Glad you finally see the light Gary. Those of us in opposition to measure G share your frustration and welcome your support...

Original post made by Pleasanton Parent on Jun. 1, 2009
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Breaking News: Pleasanton defeats measure G

Whoops...might have jumped the gun a little. Never the less, it will be interesting to see the break down of the percentage...

Original post made by Pleasanton Parent on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by Max, on Jun 2, 2009 at 10:56 pm | 10 comments | 1677 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure G and Monsanto

I noticed that Measure G states the money will go towards ensuring 'safe', 'clean' schools. That means the money will...

Original post made by Laura on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by shaking my head, on Jun 3, 2009 at 8:43 am | 9 comments | 1677 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD Board voting on reducing taxpayer protection

A March 23 board of trustees meeting agenda item is to support the initiative to reduce voter threshold for education parcel...

Original post made by Dark Corners of Town on Mar. 23, 2010
Last comment by Nancy, on Apr 2, 2010 at 11:37 pm | 32 comments | 1677 Views
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