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Editorial

There were smiles all around last week after the City Council approved in a 5-0 vote the basic terms for a ground lease for...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2008
Last comment by Grow Old Waiting, on Sep 12, 2008 at 11:25 pm | 2 comments | 1453 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

LAFCo: Build Stoneridge or lose Staples Ranch

LAFCo, the Alameda County Local Agency Formation Commission that has the final say on annexations, has warned Pleasanton...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2008
Last comment by dublinmike, on Oct 12, 2008 at 10:18 am | 20 comments | 2169 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Stepping down

Once an undistinguished step-sister to the fast growing neighboring cities of Pleasanton and Livermore in the last half of...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2008
Last comment by Jerry, on Sep 18, 2008 at 11:54 pm | 12 comments | 1444 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Germain's bail set at $1,080,000

Judge Hugh Walker set Henry John Germain's bail at $1,080,000 for 15 counts of alleged child molestation today. Five women...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2008
Last comment by knowledge, on Oct 25, 2008 at 11:39 pm | 202 comments | 4481 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

9-year-old bicyclist hit by minivan

A 9-year-old boy is now in stable condition at Children's Hospital in Oakland after being hit by a minivan on West Las Positas...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2008
Last comment by a resident of pleasanton, on Sep 27, 2008 at 5:14 pm | 21 comments | 1892 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Goodbye, for now

As I prepare to leave Pleasanton again for my final year at UC Davis, I wanted to take this opportunity to publicly thank...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2008
Last comment by Laura Ditto, on Sep 13, 2008 at 10:21 am | 1 comment | 1561 Views

AROUND TOWN

Household tips to help you save

As gas prices hit record highs and impending summer vacations drain our wallets, many consumers are searching for new ways...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2008
Last comment by chris, on Sep 16, 2008 at 10:06 am | 2 comments | 1378 Views

SPORTS

Doggie delight

It was animal heaven downtown last night as hundreds of owners entered their pets in the popular Pooch Parade, a fundraiser...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1949 Views

AROUND TOWN

New metering lights leave some drivers red

On-ramp metering lights were turned on for the first time during this morning's commute along westbound Interstate 580 and...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2008
Last comment by Commuter, on Mar 9, 2010 at 3:18 pm | 32 comments | 2215 Views

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What about Bob?

Bob is a cat on a mission. If all went according to plan, Bob arrived in New Jersey this morning and is purring in his...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2008
Last comment by burt, on Sep 20, 2008 at 12:27 am | 2 comments | 1421 Views

AROUND TOWN

Viva la Villa

Villa del Sole is a privately owned property that stands on the same land where Phoebe Apperson Hearst had her Hacienda De...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2008
Last comment by Diva, on Sep 18, 2008 at 10:13 am | 3 comments | 1491 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local gymnast has sensational season

Lacy Dagen, a 9-year-old gymnast from Pleasanton, just completed her level 7 season. She was one of only 25 9-year-olds in...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2008
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Feb 4, 2009 at 12:13 pm | 3 comments | 2069 Views

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Letters: Weekly shouldn't 'advertise' gay marriage

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4529 posted Friday, September...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2008
Last comment by fyi, on Oct 22, 2008 at 7:17 pm | 75 comments | 2319 Views

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Guest Opinion

The mayor and two city councilmembers have not followed our 1996 General Plan, the long range development guide for our city....

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2008
Last comment by Susan, on Oct 11, 2008 at 12:15 am | 37 comments | 1889 Views

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Woman hit by truck at Stoneridge and Hopyard

A 37-year-old Pleasanton woman was hit by a truck at SToneridge Drive and Hopyard Road around 8 p.m. last night, according...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2008
Last comment by Jerry, on Sep 22, 2008 at 12:05 am | 17 comments | 1726 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Changing Hacienda

New development plans are changing the face and focus of Hacienda Business Park and the city's northwest side. Read the...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2008
Last comment by fact checker, on Sep 21, 2008 at 11:02 am | 5 comments | 1452 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Wells Fargo inside Safeway robbed

Police are searching for a suspected bank robber who fled the Wells Fargo inside of Safeway on Santa Rita Road with an undisclosed...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2008
Last comment by Rat Turd, on Jan 15, 2010 at 1:09 pm | 17 comments | 1731 Views

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Blankets for Kids

Women from Ridgeview Commons celebrated four years of Blankets for Kids, which has distributed nearly 10,00 blankets to abused,...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2008
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 21, 2008 at 3:01 pm | 2 comments | 1426 Views

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Neely drops out of Pleasanton Council race

Howard Neely, who has served on several Pleasanton commissions and committees since moving here in 1966, announced this weekend...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2008
Last comment by L.P., on Oct 14, 2008 at 8:57 pm | 3 comments | 1455 Views

SPORTS

Spring sports underway in Pleasanton

Blizzard lacrosse crushes Burlingame, San Jose Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=2266...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2008
Last comment by blake staniford, on Sep 23, 2008 at 7:57 am | 1 comment | 2113 Views
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