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5 students expelled by Pleasanton school board, including 4 believed involved in Harvest Park break-in

Four students involved in a late May vandalism at Harvest Park Middle School were likely among the five expelled by the school...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2013
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jun 25, 2013 at 7:00 am | 50 comments | 7423 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Louisiana Sen. Guillory's Message on Why He Switched to Join the Republican Party

You'll not see or hear about this on the mainstream media. It is a very important message which also is not taught in our...

Original post made by Elbert Guillory Fan on Jun. 22, 2013
Last comment by Hattie Carroll, on Jun 24, 2013 at 9:41 pm | 10 comments | 1012 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Firefighters rescue woman from burning structure in Livermore

Firefighters Friday rescued a woman trapped inside a locked room at a residential motel in Livermore that was on fire. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2013
Last comment by Arnold, on Jun 24, 2013 at 8:02 pm | 16 comments | 1438 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Jose sues Major League Baseball over stalling in Oakland A's bid to move there

San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed said Tuesday that the city filed a federal antitrust lawsuit against Major League Baseball after...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Jun 24, 2013 at 5:08 pm | 7 comments | 782 Views

AROUND TOWN

Price steps down at San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District

After nearly seven years with the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District, Chief Richard Price will officially step down...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2012
Last comment by Brad, on Jun 24, 2013 at 2:11 pm | 17 comments | 7051 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

U.S. Supreme Court ruling on Proposition 8 expected this week, possibly today

STORY: The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to rule as early as today on the long-awaited case involving California's Proposition...

Original post made by Hopeful on Jun. 24, 2013
There are no comments yet. 564 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Council hears plan to develop east side

After nine lengthy meetings and presentations to several committee and commissions, including the Pleasanton City Council...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2013
Last comment by housing, on Jun 24, 2013 at 8:21 am | 4 comments | 1391 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Border Controls Enough? Texas Senator Warns of World War Z

Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) blasted the Senate’s border security amendment to its immigration bill, touted as a breakthrough...

Original post made by Liberty Before Death on Jun. 23, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Jun 23, 2013 at 8:41 pm | 8 comments | 933 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

'Celebration of life' service to be held at 11 a.m. today for Dublin bicyclist in fatal accident

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. today in Dublin Heritage Park for Diana Hersevoort, the bicyclist killed in an...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2013
Last comment by john, on Jun 23, 2013 at 6:20 pm | 12 comments | 1553 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Regional planning staff respond to public comments on Plan Bay Area

Planners from the Metropolitan Transportation Committee and Association of Bay Area Governments reviewed and discussed public...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by A Thomas of Alameda, on Jun 23, 2013 at 4:21 pm | 7 comments | 1524 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Cat hit on Saint Mary St on Friday afternoon, excellent effort and care by young men passing by

On Friday at approximately 5:15 p.m., my doorbell rang. It was a young man. He asked if I had a gray cat. He told me a cat...

Original post made by Kathy Felton on May. 6, 2013
Last comment by PT resident, on Jun 23, 2013 at 1:36 pm | 14 comments | 2199 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Harvest Park break-in case resolved

Four students involved in a late May vandalism at Harvest Park Middle School were likely among the five expelled by the school...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2013
Last comment by anon, on Jun 23, 2013 at 11:09 am | 8 comments | 2704 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Former pro boxer indicted in string of bank robberies in Pleasanton, 5 other communities

A former boxing champion has been indicted by a federal grand jury for robbing six banks, including a March 12 holdup at...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 22, 2013 at 8:03 pm | 2 comments | 1144 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

2 new Planning Commissioners installed by Pleasanton City Council

Community leaders Nancy Allen and Herb Ritter were installed Tuesday night as new members of the Pleasanton Planning Commission Read...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by ???, on Jun 22, 2013 at 6:56 am | 16 comments | 1051 Views

SPORTS

BUSC Soccer fees soaring

Our family just received the registration notice for the upcoming BUSC soccer season. What a surprise to see the new price...

Original post made by Mark on May. 22, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 21, 2013 at 5:16 pm | 22 comments | 4200 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kaiser Permanente in Pleasanton Marks Milestone

“Where were you 30 years ago? Training? Was a career in healthcare even on your radar? I bet some of you were not even born...

Original post made by D. Erickson on Jun. 17, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 21, 2013 at 12:08 pm | 5 comments | 1373 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Harassment of students -- Feds Slam PAUSD for Bullying/Hostile Environment/Retaliation

http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=29975 was published in the Palo Alto Weekly today. It indicates that...

Original post made by Interesting on Jun. 14, 2013
Last comment by Thanks, PUSD, on Jun 20, 2013 at 10:11 pm | 11 comments | 5289 Views

AROUND TOWN

Trash can body case in Pleasanton ends with conviction

The man who killed the young woman whose body was left in a trash can beside a road in Pleasanton has been sentenced after...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by anon, on Jun 20, 2013 at 9:06 am | 9 comments | 1050 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Rich Get Richer and the Poor Get Poorer: Depressed Minimum Wages Testifies to the Success of Capitalist Markets

The federal minimum wage of $7.25 is worth $2 less today than it was in 1968 when adjusted for inflation. That's one...

Original post made by Justice Tracker on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Jun 19, 2013 at 6:48 pm | 4 comments | 887 Views

RESTAURANTS

Readers Choice 2012

The tallies are in for the Pleasanton Weekly Readers Choice 2012 contest with a total of 26,365 confirmed votes. Thanks for...

Original post made on May. 15, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 19, 2013 at 12:28 pm | 5 comments | 29904 Views
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Prop 46: Two Bridges Too Far
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The valley loses a distinguished and humble leader
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My secret identity is revealed!
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