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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 | 478 Views


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 | 1341 Views


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 | 444 Views


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 | 588 Views


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. 496 Views


Alleged identity thieves busted in Pleasanton

Another case of identity theft suspects being caught in Pleasanton. Seems to be happening a lot recently. "Police in Pleasanton...

Original post made by Damon on Dec. 31, 2014
Last comment by Resident, on Jan 4, 2015 at 4:16 pm | 3 comments | 1457 Views


Pleasanton woman leaves city $1.5 million estate

Just saw the following news story in the San Jose Mercury news. Thanks to Pleasantonian Jean Phyllis Jones. "Longtime...

Original post made by Damon on Jan. 13, 2015
Last comment by Ed, on Jan 14, 2015 at 7:29 am | 1 comment | 542 Views


Remember the Housing Bubble?

Interesting look back at the kind of financial advice being dispensed by realtors and others during the real estate bubble....

Original post made by Damon on Jun. 24, 2015
Last comment by Ed, on Jun 30, 2015 at 8:15 am | 1 comment | 380 Views


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 | 1196 Views


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 | 1780 Views


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 | 1931 Views


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 | 2083 Views


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 | 1623 Views


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 | 1488 Views


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
There are no comments yet. 1174 Views


Goodbye To All

Goodbye to All: ...

Original post made by Dana on Jul. 23, 2010
Last comment by mark, on Jul 24, 2010 at 3:09 am | 2 comments | 949 Views


SEIU -- Supporting McNerney -- To March in Pro-Communist Event Oct. 2

Check it out folks. The Communist Party USA and the Socialist Party USA have joined forces in an operation called the Democratic...

Original post made by Dana on Sep. 18, 2010
Last comment by Janna, on Sep 20, 2010 at 2:46 pm | 16 comments | 1254 Views


Think McNerney's For the Private Sector? He's Voted 86% Against Chamber of Commerce Positions

This may help to reveal where Jerry McNerney's true alliegance lies. Sure isn't in job creation! Take a look at his...

Original post made by Dana on Sep. 20, 2010
Last comment by m, on Sep 22, 2010 at 9:37 pm | 9 comments | 982 Views


Green regulation in CA: Academic fraud, retaliation, and science denial

This article and video are extremely revealing regarding the fraud and retaliation that is occurring against the "producers"...

Original post made by Dana on Apr. 1, 2011
Last comment by Moderate Liberal/Independent, on Apr 1, 2011 at 12:11 pm | 4 comments | 1208 Views


Local Photographer Recommendations Needed

I was wondering if anybody can recommend a good/reasonable Photographer in the local area. We would like to purchase a sitting(Outdoors,...

Original post made by Dana on Apr. 3, 2011
Last comment by steve, on Apr 3, 2011 at 9:28 pm | 3 comments | 1060 Views
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