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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 | 1599 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 | 2512 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 | 2891 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 | 1946 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 | 1317 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 | 1533 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 | 1461 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 | 2118 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Reward now at $40,000 for information on condor shootings

Conservation groups have added to a reward worth tens of thousands of dollars for information relating to two California...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 14, 2009 at 9:42 am | 9 comments | 1584 Views

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Stanley utility undergrounding moving forward

Plans to underground utility lines along a 3-mile stretch of Stanley Boulevard bordering the train tracks are moving full...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2009
Last comment by Freddie, on Apr 10, 2009 at 8:29 pm | 3 comments | 1259 Views

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Letter: Fighting the brave fight

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5450 posted Friday, April 10, 2009,...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 12, 2009 at 4:55 pm | 3 comments | 1474 Views

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Pleasanton launches new curbside garbage recycling program

The City Council Tuesday gave its unanimous approval to a more extensive curbside refuse recycling program that will parallel...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2009
Last comment by Where do I put it?, on Apr 16, 2009 at 9:17 am | 15 comments | 1835 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Suspected burglar Tasered, arrested on Meadowlark Circle

Pleasanton police arrested a 59-year-old man for allegedly burglarizing a home after a resident reported seeing a suspicious...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2009
Last comment by Rang my bell and ran, on Apr 18, 2009 at 6:41 pm | 14 comments | 1747 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Post offices to extend hours on tax day

Post offices throughout the Bay Area, including Pleasanton, will remain open late into the night on April 15 to extend the...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2009
Last comment by Tea Party Time, on Apr 17, 2009 at 9:01 am | 4 comments | 1658 Views

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Antioch man found dead near hiking trail in Sunol wilderness

The Alameda County coroner's bureau yesterday identified a 39-year-old Antioch man whose body was found near a creek in the...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2009
Last comment by K McClam, on Apr 20, 2009 at 1:25 pm | 4 comments | 1507 Views

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Do you know these people?

A family treasure chest may have accidentally been donated to the Hospice Thrift Shoppe in Dublin. While it may not be filled...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2009
Last comment by EarlD., on Apr 15, 2009 at 3:05 pm | 8 comments | 1521 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The Music Man

If you are among the fortunate spectators who get to see the annual Hometown Holidays parade tomorrow evening, watch for...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2009
Last comment by Elaine, on Apr 17, 2009 at 11:24 pm | 5 comments | 1577 Views

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Save Money, Water and Help the Environment

Water is becoming a scarcer resource in California. Learn about how water is used, how we can use less to save our environment,...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2009
Last comment by Claudette McDermott, on Apr 16, 2009 at 12:31 pm | 3 comments | 1381 Views

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'Art Critique and Coffee' Group

The group of local artists meets at 10 a.m., Fridays, at 349 Main St. near the Bibiane Bakery on the patio. Their work is...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2009
Last comment by Claudette McDermott, on Apr 15, 2009 at 9:27 am | 1 comment | 1229 Views

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Hundreds gather for 'TEA Party' on tax day

As people rushed to put their tax filings in the mail by today's deadline at the post office on Black Avenue, hundreds of...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2009
Last comment by What tea party? , on Sep 12, 2014 at 10:42 pm | 88 comments | 2468 Views
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