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Tree time

Workers began unraveling more than 20,000 Christmas lights this morning, spiraling them around the branches of five large...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2008
Last comment by Kris, on Oct 19, 2008 at 2:09 pm | 19 comments | 1962 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

More Money Does Not Fix Education!

Pleasanton Unified Spend $5492 per student. Washington D.C. spends $24600 per student (that is not a typo). Washington...

Original post made by Get Real on Mar. 15, 2009
Last comment by AVHS Dad, on Mar 27, 2009 at 4:53 pm | 15 comments | 1962 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton's Carden West school in deep debt

Carden West School, a small private school at 4576 Willow Road in the Hacienda Business Park, is in serious financial trouble,...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2012
Last comment by liberalism is a duh-sease, on Jul 13, 2012 at 11:15 am | 9 comments | 1962 Views

RESTAURANTS

Suggestions for Rehearsal Dinner???

We're planning our first Rehearsal Dinner and wondering if anyone has had some experiences that they'd be willing to share....

Original post made by mach1mary on Apr. 10, 2009
Last comment by Jersey, on Jul 15, 2009 at 12:11 am | 7 comments | 1961 Views

AROUND TOWN

City Council wants to increase Pleasanton's size without permission from the voters

On tonight's agenda, the Pleasanton City Council plans to expand Pleasanton's size in order to increase the size of Pleasanton...

Original post made by Concerned on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by To Franco, on Jun 25, 2013 at 5:22 pm | 12 comments | 1961 Views

SPORTS

Valley Christian Vikings Football WINS 1st Game

Congratulations Valley Christian High School Vikings Football on Winning Your 1st Game. On Sept. 6, 2008 they played Their...

Original post made by Gary Schwaegerle on Sep. 6, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1960 Views

AROUND TOWN

Old Nob Hill=New Walmart Grocery

Is it true? Walmart trying to open one of their grocery only stores in the Nob Hill sight? Got an email with a link to a...

Original post made by Alicia on Sep. 5, 2011
Last comment by Steve, on Sep 8, 2011 at 1:14 pm | 23 comments | 1960 Views

SPORTS

Sports Briefs

<B>Packers tie Chargers in defense-dominate game Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=2963...

Original post made on May. 20, 2008
Last comment by Cholo, on May 21, 2008 at 6:10 pm | 4 comments | 1959 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board trustees, backers of pro and con sides sound off on Measure G defeat

Voters defeated a potential funding source for the school district Tuesday, and now members the Pleasanton Unified School...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Wadsworth, on Jun 5, 2009 at 6:25 pm | 172 comments | 1959 Views

SPORTS

SPORTS: BUSC U10 Select opens season with great team play

Ballistic United's U10 Select team started off the season's first tournament last weekend with some great team play in four...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by soccermom, on Aug 27, 2010 at 8:37 am | 9 comments | 1959 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Ice rink on Staples wins commission's OK

The city's Parks and Recreation Commission voted 5-0 Thursday night to recommend that the City Council approve a master plan...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2008
Last comment by Nicole, on Sep 13, 2008 at 8:06 pm | 14 comments | 1958 Views

AROUND TOWN

Negativity towards Town Square

Around town, whenever the Pleasanton Weekly blogs are mentioned, the response isn't so positive. Of course, it is just a...

Original post made by Emily West on Feb. 20, 2009
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Feb 26, 2009 at 9:56 am | 37 comments | 1958 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Looking for Homeschooling Resources and Groups in/near Pleasanton

I have two children: 4th and 8th graders and am seriously considering homeschooling them. I have an advanced degree and am...

Original post made by Interested in HomeSchooling on Oct. 6, 2011
Last comment by Interested in Homeschooling, on Oct 11, 2011 at 9:10 am | 35 comments | 1958 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill Athletic Boosters Meat Sale THIS WEEKEND

Come to Foothill high School and support athletics at the FOOTHILL ATHLETIC BOOSTERS MEAT SALE!!! Our popular meat sale...

Original post made by FootHill Athletic Boosters on Oct. 6, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1958 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The top Democrats in DC decry what happened in the Senate today

The President, the Vice-President, and the Democratic leader of the Senate have come out very strongly against what happened...

Original post made by jimf01 on Nov. 21, 2013
Last comment by Right, on Nov 24, 2013 at 12:28 pm | 23 comments | 1958 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Remembering Chris Amick Schlytter

Last Saturday, Kelly Amick Hilton did what every loving daughter does for her mother on her birthday, especially a benchmark...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2008
Last comment by Sam Amick, on Dec 19, 2008 at 11:19 pm | 4 comments | 1957 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gardening tips for Pleasanton Residents

Hi all, This might be an inappropriate forum to ask this, so sorry in advance. I am new to Pleasanton (just moved here...

Original post made by Amanda B. on Feb. 13, 2010
Last comment by Anna Campbell, on Feb 24, 2010 at 6:22 pm | 12 comments | 1957 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sirens?

Am hearing lots of sirens (3:45pm, Monday) going up and down Foothill Rd ... any idea what's going on?...

Original post made by Wondering? on Jul. 5, 2010
Last comment by ogranny, on Jul 12, 2010 at 10:25 am | 8 comments | 1956 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Link to help you understand school funding.

http://www.k12newsnetwork.com/2011/05/ca-school-funding-map-tool/ Check this out. It may help you to understand the effects...

Original post made by Link to help you understand on May. 8, 2011
Last comment by split roll, on May 9, 2011 at 2:00 pm | 16 comments | 1955 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Oak Grove backers charge opponents with deception

Supporters of the Oak Grove plan say they'll fight to give Pleasanton an open, honest debate on the issue over building 51...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2007
Last comment by "Shelley", on Dec 20, 2007 at 2:10 pm | 8 comments | 1954 Views
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A Norman Rockwell Town
By Roz Rogoff | 7 comments | 1,421 views

David Brooks at his Best and Worst
By Tom Cushing | 11 comments | 946 views

Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
By Tim Hunt | 32 comments | 856 views