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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Final decision affirms earlier ruling in favor of Signature

In a final decision that could cost the Pleasanton school district several million dollars, Alameda County Superior Court...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2008
Last comment by Concerned taxpayer, on Aug 4, 2008 at 10:59 pm | 17 comments | 1879 Views

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Smart & Final to open Pleasanton supermarket Aug. 13

Smart & Final will open its newest supermarket Aug. 13 in the Pleasanton Square Shopping Center on Johnson Drive Wednesday,...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2008
Last comment by ArekNikiret, on Sep 5, 2009 at 4:22 am | 13 comments | 2736 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letter--Train complainers should fund crossings

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4292 posted Friday, July 25, 2008,...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2008
Last comment by Doo Doo, on Jul 28, 2008 at 4:14 pm | 2 comments | 1699 Views

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7 join Republicans-for-McNerney political team

Seven prominent Republicans from the 11th Congressional district have joined the reelection effort of U.S. Representative...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2008
Last comment by Homeowner, on Jul 31, 2008 at 7:33 am | 2 comments | 1728 Views

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15 added to the Class of 2008

Matt Campbell, principal of Pleasanton Unified School District's high school summer school program, addressed the graduates...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2008
Last comment by Jerry, on Jul 29, 2008 at 10:33 pm | 2 comments | 1494 Views

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21st annual Tri-For-Fun series kicks off this weekend

This year's Tri-For-Fun Triathlon Series will begin this Saturday at Shadow Cliffs Regional Park. One-thousand registered...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2008
Last comment by , on Jul 30, 2008 at 5:17 pm | 2 comments | 1745 Views

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Editorial

With a number of candidates for mayor and City Council campaigning in support of actions being advanced by the Save Pleasanton's...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2008
Last comment by frank, on Aug 7, 2008 at 6:46 pm | 12 comments | 1710 Views

AROUND TOWN

First Wednesday party canine, bovine-themed

Kicking off the First Wednesday Street Party this month, the Pleasanton Downtown Association will feature a canine and bovine-themed...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2008
Last comment by ambulance torres, on Aug 1, 2008 at 6:27 pm | 4 comments | 1525 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

California first state to ban trans fat

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger signed a bill Friday that made California the first state in the nation to ban trans fat in all...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2008
Last comment by Qwerty, on Sep 5, 2008 at 8:27 pm | 6 comments | 1693 Views

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Bernal bridge work begins

A series of cranes and other heavy machinery are hard at work on the bridge that crosses over Arroyo Del Valle. The project...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2008
Last comment by Michelle, on Aug 5, 2008 at 11:52 am | 2 comments | 1637 Views

AROUND TOWN

Brozosky considering another try for mayor's post

Former City Councilman Steve Brozosky may try again to unseat Mayor Jennifer Hosterman for the city's top elected post in...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2008
Last comment by angela ramire holmes, on Jul 9, 2009 at 1:40 am | 65 comments | 2513 Views

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Births

Kevin James Zachlod Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4274 posted Friday, July...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2008
Last comment by Esme, on Aug 3, 2008 at 10:17 pm | 2 comments | 1642 Views

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Planning Commissioner Fox to decide this week on mayor's race

Planning Commissioner Anne Fox said she is considering challenging Mayor Jennifer Hosterman for the city's top elective post,...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2008
Last comment by Someone who has been to a planning commission meeting, on Feb 3, 2009 at 4:34 pm | 23 comments | 1912 Views

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Pedestrian killed at Rosewood and Old Santa Rita

A 41-year-old woman died after being hit by a vehicle at the intersection of Rosewood Drive and Old Santa Rita Road, according...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2008
Last comment by glydaytot, on Sep 22, 2009 at 2:02 am | 50 comments | 2192 Views

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Houserockers rock the house

The Houserockers an 11-piece rock 'n' roll band played to a full house Friday as part of the Concerts in the Park series....

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2008
Last comment by Mike Williams, on Aug 5, 2008 at 11:09 pm | 3 comments | 1536 Views

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Column

It was 10 years ago this month that Jim Olson, a well-known Pleasanton landscaper, was driving the family van east on Interstate...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2008
Last comment by Cherrie Malone Vanlangendonck, on Aug 5, 2008 at 11:12 pm | 1 comment | 1713 Views

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Pleasanton-based Ross Stores reports July sales up 11% over 2007

Pleasanton-based Ross Stores, Inc. (Nasdaq: ROST) today reported sales of $499 million for the four weeks ended Aug., an...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2008
Last comment by glydaytot, on Sep 21, 2009 at 11:18 pm | 4 comments | 1469 Views

SPORTS

Sharks in Pleasanton?

The City Council Tuesday voted 4-1 to consider a proposal by a San Jose Sharks affiliate to build a four-rink ice hockey...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2008
Last comment by Stacey, on Aug 22, 2008 at 1:19 pm | 10 comments | 2855 Views

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Deadline today to run for City Council, Pleasanton mayor

With the deadline for filing election papers set for 5 p.m. today, the mayoral and City Council races are down to the wire,...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2008
Last comment by Stacey, on Aug 11, 2008 at 10:36 pm | 25 comments | 2225 Views

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It's Brozosky vs. Hosterman- Again!

Mayor Jennifer Hosterman will face former councilman Steve Brozosky again in the mayor's race on Nov. 4. Read the full...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2008
Last comment by Jack, on Aug 18, 2008 at 9:23 pm | 28 comments | 2425 Views
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