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Water content from Sierra snowpack now at 81% of normal

The water content of the snowpack in the state is 81 percent of normal for this date, the California Department of Water...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by PToWN94566, on Apr 3, 2009 at 11:36 am | 2 comments | 1179 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton teachers agree to a 2-day layoff if parcel tax passes

The Association of Pleasanton Teachers--the teachers' union--has announced that its members have voted by a two-thirds majority...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on Apr 7, 2009 at 5:59 am | 12 comments | 1502 Views

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Home Sales

This week's data represents homes sold during February 2009 Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5359...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2009
Last comment by Don't buy Schaefer, on Apr 5, 2009 at 8:56 am | 1 comment | 1146 Views

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Obituaries

Robert C. Greene Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4171 posted Friday, June 20,...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Apr 5, 2009 at 10:49 pm | 2 comments | 1168 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police seek information on fatal hit-and-run on I-880

California Highway Patrol investigators are searching for the driver of a light-colored Nissan Sentra who possibly witnessed...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Apr 8, 2009 at 10:29 pm | 8 comments | 1535 Views

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General Plan delayed again by housing cap dispute

Community and city leaders started updating the Pleasanton General Plan in 2003, a hoped-for three-year process that is now...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2009
Last comment by Julia Schultz, on Apr 7, 2009 at 3:03 am | 1 comment | 1157 Views

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Socrates Cafe

This club has an open discussion group following a Socratic format meeting from 7-9 p.m., on the first and third Tuesday...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2009
Last comment by mary, on Apr 9, 2009 at 11:55 pm | 2 comments | 1131 Views

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City to expand recycling program for homeowners

Pleasanton homeowners could soon be recycling more of their waste materials at home than sending it all to Pleasanton Garbage...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2009
Last comment by nuka george, on Apr 15, 2009 at 8:03 am | 42 comments | 1373 Views

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Bay Area universities are preparing to expand stem cell research

Bay Area universities are preparing to expand stem cell research programs as federal funding restrictions are lifted and...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 8, 2009 at 3:57 pm | 3 comments | 1320 Views

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Letter: Building community takes a village

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5423 posted Friday, April 3, 2009,...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2009
Last comment by Chris, on Apr 7, 2009 at 4:50 pm | 1 comment | 1177 Views

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Like mother, like daughter

In light of Mother's Day on May 10, the Pleasanton Weekly is celebrating the special bond between mothers and daughters with...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2009
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Apr 8, 2009 at 11:38 am | 4 comments | 1271 Views

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Hayward company's egg rolls recalled in salmonella outbreak

Egg rolls from a Hayward manufacturer are now being recalled after state health officials warned Tuesday they contain pepper...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2009
Last comment by HM, on Apr 10, 2009 at 4:53 pm | 4 comments | 1136 Views

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Pleasantonians 4 Peace

Pleasantonians 4 Peace sponsors a candlelight vigil in front of the Museum on Main, 603 Main St., the second Wednesday of...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 13, 2009 at 10:21 am | 13 comments | 1414 Views

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Mayor names Jerry Pentin to replace Anne Fox on Planning Commission

Anne Fox, a member of the city Planning Commission for the last 5-1/2 years, was booted off the commission Tuesday night...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2009
Last comment by my turn, on Apr 11, 2009 at 9:30 pm | 50 comments | 2332 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police: East Angela Street house fire was arson

The Pleasanton Weekly has learned that a December house fire on East Angela Street that left one woman severely injured is...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2009
Last comment by neighbor, on May 21, 2009 at 10:49 am | 47 comments | 2736 Views

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'TEA' time movement plans tax protest here next Wednesday

A local anti-tax display of the national TEA (Taxed Enough Already) party movement is planned from noon to 6 p.m. next Wednesday...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by Guillermo Martin, on Apr 16, 2009 at 1:44 pm | 53 comments | 1806 Views

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Environmental groups lose bid to protect specific longfin smelt

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced Wednesday that the population of longfin smelt in the San Francisco Bay and...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by Jim, on Apr 20, 2009 at 12:05 am | 2 comments | 1201 Views

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Pleasanton robotics company asks McNerney for federal funding

Robotics engineering company Adept Technology Inc. played host to Congressman Jerry McNerney this week in the hopes that...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by *, on Apr 10, 2009 at 6:33 pm | 6 comments | 1370 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure G debate heats up

Until voters decide the fate of Measure G, a $233 per year parcel tax that would bring in just over $4.5 million to fund...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2009
Last comment by Emily West, on Apr 10, 2009 at 10:10 am | 2 comments | 1309 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure G debate heats up

Until voters decide the fate of Measure G, a $233 per year parcel tax that would bring in just over $4.5 million to fund...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2009
Last comment by Guillermo Martin, on Apr 30, 2009 at 11:17 am | 89 comments | 1930 Views
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