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Kaiser Permanente Awards $50,000 to Axis Community Health

Kaiser Permanente Community Benefit in the Diablo Area has awarded $50,000 to Axis Community Health. The funds will be used...

Original post made by D. Erickson on Jun. 19, 2014
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Hike and Thrive on September 27, 2014

Hike and Thrive with Kaiser Permanente Save Mount Diablo will offer moderate and family hike Join Kaiser Permanente...

Original post made by D. Erickson on Sep. 15, 2014
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Permit parking Only?

Why can't us people living across from he fairgrounds have permit parking only on the street? with the good guys coming next...

Original post made by D. Ragon on May. 26, 2012
Last comment by Stella, on May 31, 2012 at 5:47 pm | 30 comments | 2372 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Un-Schooling

I've heard about this practice but I still don't know what it is. Apparently it involves letting kids stay home and do whatever...

Original post made by Da Man on Nov. 1, 2014
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Nov 1, 2014 at 12:17 pm | 3 comments | 527 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Pleasantonians Convert Sodded Grass to Sand, Or Should Be Doing So

http://www.nasa.gov/press/2014/july/satellite-study-reveals-parched-us-west-using-up-underground-water/#.U9FkrlY_EpE Global...

Original post made by Daddy-O on Jul. 27, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 28, 2014 at 12:04 pm | 10 comments | 387 Views

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rummage sale on vineyard? downtown?

has anyone heard of the huge rummage sale or craft fair on first/vineyard? a friend told me about it, but dont know who...

Original post made by Daisy on Jul. 14, 2010
Last comment by Elizabeth, on Jul 16, 2010 at 10:03 am | 15 comments | 1443 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

David Harmer: Epic Fail

David Harmer is a failed Utah politician, who helped write a failed proposition (prop 174), who was a senior executive at...

Original post made by Dallas on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by Jacob and Alma, on Aug 27, 2010 at 5:35 am | 17 comments | 1158 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

David Harmer makes time for Utah and Beverly Hills, not the 11th District (with links)

Looks like David Harmer is spending more time raising money in Utah and Beverly Hills than the district where he is running...

Original post made by Dallas on Aug. 23, 2010
Last comment by b, on Aug 27, 2010 at 11:28 am | 11 comments | 1103 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Livermore molestation suspect accused of trying to hire hit man

I'm surprised that this local story hasn't appeared in the Pleasanton Weekly yet. Andrew Michael Nisbet of Livermore, 32,...

Original post made by Damon on Apr. 30, 2014
Last comment by Not surprised, on Apr 30, 2014 at 11:07 am | 1 comment | 285 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Girl, 9, accidentally kills Uzi instructor. Too young for guns?

"The accidental shooting death Monday of an Arizona firearms instructor showing a 9-year-old girl how to shoot an Uzi submachine...

Original post made by Damon on Aug. 27, 2014
Last comment by Pleasanton was nice forty years ago, on Sep 3, 2014 at 7:06 pm | 52 comments | 977 Views

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Pleasanton Council's agenda tonight & Desalinated Water

The Pleasanton City Council faces a crowded agenda tonight with water and housing again at the top of the list. Story...

Original post made by Damon on Sep. 16, 2014
Last comment by BobB, on Sep 16, 2014 at 8:19 pm | 9 comments | 269 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Man displaying new gun robbed by 2nd man with gun

Well, so much for the often-repeated "if only there were one good guy with a gun" theory for fighting gun violence. What...

Original post made by Damon on Oct. 8, 2014
Last comment by Miles Long, on Oct 10, 2014 at 6:54 am | 3 comments | 334 Views

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2014 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry born in Pleasanton

Just came across this interesting tidbit that I don't recall seeing mentioned in the local news: Prof. William E. Moerner...

Original post made by Damon on Dec. 18, 2014
There are no comments yet. 128 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obams's new Basket Ball Court South Lawn

Private time with the president is coveted, so brush up on your basketball! I think it's great that Obama is able to get...

Original post made by Dan on Jun. 21, 2009
Last comment by Jason, on Jun 23, 2009 at 11:41 am | 5 comments | 1101 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Arm yourself if you have a business near 580?

Doesn't it seem like there is a correlation with armed robberies of businesses and their location near 580? Seems like folks...

Original post made by Dan on Oct. 21, 2010
Last comment by Realist, on Nov 5, 2010 at 10:23 am | 3 comments | 1647 Views

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Thank You So Much!

To the young man with good taste (wearing an SF Giants hat), I just want to thank you so much for giving me my key at the...

Original post made by Dan on Feb. 21, 2012
Last comment by Mark Lee, on Feb 28, 2012 at 9:29 pm | 6 comments | 1818 Views

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24 hour 7-11 coming to corner of Vineyard and 1st St

Is it true the planning dept is considering allowing a 7-11 to be built here? Oh please, where is the class here? We are...

Original post made by Dan on Dec. 3, 2012
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Dec 5, 2012 at 7:58 am | 25 comments | 1801 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Frustrated by School Funding? Control what you can.

The news was grim at Tuesday’s Pleasanton School Board meeting. The budget shortfall has now grown from 9.7M to an estimated...

Original post made by Dan Copenhagen on May. 29, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 31, 2009 at 3:45 pm | 11 comments | 1489 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

PW is the worst kind of PC - Censorship is alive and well at PW

To stop the commentary on a very real and current issue, namely, how to interpret potentially very serious warning signs...

Original post made by Dan Doerr on Nov. 23, 2009
Last comment by 40 year resident, on Nov 25, 2009 at 12:47 am | 11 comments | 1370 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Camps June 14-18th

There are very few camps that begin this week in the Bay Area. Camp personnel of camps that do offer service this week tell...

Original post made by Dana on Jun. 15, 2010
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