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BART station apartments clear first hurdle

Planning Commissioners were on board with plans for a 350-unit apartment complex next to the future West Dublin/Pleasanton...

Original post made on May. 5, 2008
Last comment by Stacey, on May 5, 2008 at 9:28 pm | 2 comments | 1649 Views

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Handmade holiday

For the holidays, kids want to give gifts but often don't know what to get. So they make things. That is what I like to do...

Original post made on May. 5, 2008
Last comment by Lisa, on May 7, 2008 at 6:52 pm | 3 comments | 1515 Views

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Police to man DUI checkpoint tonight

From 6 p.m. to 12 a.m. police will be screening cars for sobriety and drivers licenses in an undisclosed location in Pleasanton....

Original post made on May. 5, 2008
Last comment by 5.0, on May 8, 2008 at 2:04 pm | 5 comments | 2051 Views

AROUND TOWN

Checkpoint leads to 4 DUI arrests

Four drivers were arrested Monday night for driving under the influence of alcohol during a DUI and driver's license checkpoint...

Original post made on May. 7, 2008
Last comment by Sarah, on May 16, 2008 at 8:01 pm | 9 comments | 1979 Views

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Sullivan, Sierra Club join Oak Grove appeal effort

The Tri-Valley region of the Sierra Club has agreed to support an appeal by former Councilwoman Kay Ayala and her citizens'...

Original post made on May. 9, 2008
Last comment by frank, on May 21, 2008 at 6:21 pm | 53 comments | 2984 Views

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Congratulations to the lookalike winners

Weekly readers voted and the winners of this year's Mother-Daughter Look-alike contest are Daisy Ng, and daughters Sarah...

Original post made on May. 9, 2008
Last comment by Kathy, on May 29, 2008 at 11:28 am | 7 comments | 1839 Views

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Editorial

We were stopped in our tracks twice Monday, first by traffic on westbound Bernal Avenue that was waiting to be processed...

Original post made on May. 9, 2008
Last comment by Jerry, on May 16, 2008 at 1:17 am | 8 comments | 1975 Views

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Tightening home mortgage rules hitting self-employed hardest

In a blow to hundreds—probably thousands—of breadwinners in Pleasanton who successfully operate their own businesses,...

Original post made on May. 14, 2008
Last comment by drexl, on May 16, 2008 at 10:49 pm | 13 comments | 1882 Views

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Residents asked to curb water usage by 10 percent

Pleasanton's main water supplier is asking residents to cut down on the amount of water they use in light of the situation...

Original post made on May. 14, 2008
Last comment by Drexl, on May 16, 2008 at 11:06 pm | 12 comments | 1565 Views

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Obituaries

Clarence "Smitty" Schmidt Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3785 posted Friday,...

Original post made on May. 15, 2008
Last comment by A Friend, on May 15, 2008 at 12:55 pm | 1 comment | 1422 Views

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Military moms

Sunday marks an especially meaningful Mother's Day for Sherry Yonker and her family. After being split by an ocean and many...

Original post made on May. 15, 2008
Last comment by Jocelyn Yonker, on Sep 5, 2008 at 10:30 pm | 3 comments | 1600 Views

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Woman assaulted while walking downtown

Police are looking for a man who they say assaulted and attempted to stab a 29-year-old Pleasanton woman around 2:40 a.m....

Original post made on May. 15, 2008
Last comment by aaron, on May 29, 2008 at 2:15 pm | 10 comments | 1697 Views

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Letter: DUI checkpoints are money well spent

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4024 posted Friday, May 16, 2008,...

Original post made on May. 16, 2008
Last comment by Justin Probert, on May 16, 2008 at 9:47 pm | 2 comments | 1614 Views

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Weddings

Alison Weaver & Thomas Brown Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4033 posted Friday,...

Original post made on May. 16, 2008
Last comment by Julie, on May 16, 2008 at 12:07 pm | 5 comments | 1663 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board member's residency called into question

A few residents claiming school board trustee Pat Kernan is in violation of residency requirements led the Pleasanton Unified...

Original post made on May. 16, 2008
Last comment by Julie, on May 16, 2008 at 6:39 pm | 4 comments | 1986 Views

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Town Hall meeting to look at local housing market

A town hall meeting aimed at providing the public with objective, timely and accurate information about the residential real...

Original post made on May. 16, 2008
Last comment by Faran, on May 16, 2008 at 12:22 pm | 1 comment | 1544 Views

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Just say no to more initiatives

We've said before that we're generally opposed to ballot box initiatives that should best be left to paid city staff to research...

Original post made on May. 16, 2008
Last comment by shelley, on May 17, 2008 at 10:08 pm | 6 comments | 1471 Views

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Of Note

<B>Local Scouts earn Eagle status Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4018 posted...

Original post made on May. 16, 2008
Last comment by frank, on May 16, 2008 at 3:47 pm | 1 comment | 1496 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board member's residency called into question

A few residents claiming school board trustee Pat Kernan is in violation of residency requirements led the Pleasanton Unified...

Original post made on May. 16, 2008
Last comment by Dave, on May 30, 2008 at 12:48 am | 54 comments | 3536 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Signature Properties v. school district case trial begins

After more than five years of very-public dispute, another&#8212;and possibly decisive phase of the litigation between the...

Original post made on May. 18, 2008
Last comment by Jack, on May 24, 2008 at 11:34 am | 14 comments | 1843 Views
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