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First Amendment under attack

Anybody else find it ironic that the Blog by Tim Hunt called "First Amendment under attack" was closed to comments by the...

Original post made by res1 on Sep. 28, 2016
Last comment by DKHSK, on Sep 29, 2016 at 4:03 pm | 4 comments | 324 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

State, federal bills inspired by Steinle case focus on how law enforcement stores guns

The shooting death of Pleasanton native Kate Steinle in San Francisco last year by a gun stolen from a federal ranger's car...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2016
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Sep 29, 2016 at 10:25 am | 6 comments | 1130 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton school board appoints new Harvest Park principal

The Pleasanton school board appointed Robin Munsell the new Harvest Park Middle School principal Tuesday night, less than...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2016
Last comment by Ring ring, on Sep 29, 2016 at 9:34 am | 9 comments | 3275 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton police offer new 'exchange zone' for safer transactions

The Pleasanton Police Department has a new resource for residents that want to make safe in-person transactions. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2016
Last comment by Kris Thompson, on Sep 28, 2016 at 11:12 pm | 2 comments | 1792 Views

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Police activity by Laurel Creek Staging area- Body found

Posted at 9:37 a.m. http://pleasantonweekly.com/news/2016/09/28/missing-man-found-dead-at-laurel-creek he body of Blake...

Original post made by res1 on Sep. 28, 2016
There are no comments yet. 371 Views

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Driver arrested in fatal I-680 crash also has DUI case pending from June incident

A Pleasanton woman accused of being intoxicated while causing the Interstate 680 crash that killed a 3-year-old boy in San...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2016
Last comment by Nancy, on Sep 27, 2016 at 11:56 pm | 11 comments | 4537 Views

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Assemblywoman Catharine Baker - 'Walk and Talk'

As a nature enthusiast and Scout parent, I was thrilled when I received an invitation to a “Walk and Talk” hosted by...

Original post made by Meghan H. on Sep. 27, 2016
There are no comments yet. 167 Views

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Harvest Park principal appointment leads school board meeting agenda tonight

The Pleasanton school board will be asked to appoint a new principal for Harvest Park Middle School when it convenes for...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2016
Last comment by Absentee bureaucrats, on Sep 27, 2016 at 12:25 pm | 4 comments | 2273 Views

SPORTS

Arnold Palmer

No doubt many of us in Pleasanton have heard the news about Arnold Palmer passing away. The Golf Channel and many other networks...

Original post made by Mike Carmo on Sep. 26, 2016
Last comment by Karl Aitken, on Sep 27, 2016 at 10:45 am | 1 comment | 139 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Rehovit retiring from police department after 26 years of service

Pleasanton Police Lieutenant Scott Rohovit will retire Friday after 26 years of service. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2016/09/27/rehovit-retiring...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2016
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Sep 27, 2016 at 10:26 am | 2 comments | 2044 Views

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Costco Draw from Outside Areas

It appears that a new Costco in Pleasanton would draw many customers from outside our area, and may be grossly understated...

Original post made by Mike W. on Sep. 25, 2016
Last comment by Tom M., on Sep 27, 2016 at 12:14 am | 16 comments | 648 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Harvest Park Middle School principal abruptly resigns

Ethan Cheever, who took over as Harvest Park Middle School principal at the start of this school year, announced his resignation...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by Chris47, on Sep 26, 2016 at 2:31 pm | 48 comments | 8309 Views

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Mayor's Award goes to community leader Tanya Ludden

Tanya Ludden, a longtime leader in the Parent Teachers Association who has also served as a board member for large community...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2016
Last comment by Brenda, on Sep 26, 2016 at 12:18 pm | 3 comments | 1935 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Sounding off

Candidates for Pleasanton’s mayor and City Council positions sounded off Monday at the Pleasanton Weekly's candidates’...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by res1, on Sep 26, 2016 at 10:45 am | 8 comments | 1954 Views

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Park or Airport Runway?

I applaud the City and Parks Department for finally installing new lighting at Hansen Park. It has been a dark and foreboding...

Original post made by Hansen Curious on Sep. 26, 2016
Last comment by mooseturd, on Sep 26, 2016 at 10:35 am | 1 comment | 175 Views

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Meet the candidates tonight at Pleasanton Weekly candidates forum

Candidates for Pleasanton mayor and the City Council will face off tonight at a community forum being hosted by the Pleasanton...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2016
Last comment by Kris Thompson, on Sep 24, 2016 at 11:32 pm | 40 comments | 2409 Views

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Designated bike lanes to be extended throughout Pleasanton

The Pleasanton City Council has voted to update the city's bicycle master plan to provide funding and strategies for making...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by Commuter, on Sep 24, 2016 at 8:47 am | 4 comments | 421 Views

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Editorial: Yes on Prop 54 to lift the veil of secrecy

Among the myriad propositions on the Nov. 8 ballot is one we feel we should weigh in on. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2016/09/23/editorial-yes-on...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by Ptown Dad, on Sep 24, 2016 at 8:37 am | 2 comments | 1947 Views

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California Fair Political Practices Commission Affirms that Mayor Thorne cannot participate in Decisions of Johnson Drive

The FPPC released its opinion letter on September 6 on Mayor Thorne's ability to participate in the Johnson Drive Economic...

Original post made by res1 on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by Dave J., on Sep 24, 2016 at 8:00 am | 9 comments | 371 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Axis Community Health doubles capacity for health care to needy

Axis Community Health has opened its new $12 million health center in Pleasanton, a 24,000-square-foot complex on West Las...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2016
Last comment by Kirsten Zurbrugg, on Sep 24, 2016 at 7:50 am | 1 comment | 2372 Views
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