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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 | 3457 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 | 2518 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 | 2510 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 | 2453 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 | 1975 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 | 1753 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 | 2075 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 | 2172 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 | 2057 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 | 2057 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 | 2826 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 | 1919 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 | 1810 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1864 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 | 6194 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 | 2279 Views

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Funeral set for WWII Navy vet Joe Wolfenberger, 86

A memorial Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Augustine Catholic Church for Joe Wolfenberger, a well-known long-time...

Original post made on May. 20, 2008
Last comment by Heather, on Jun 27, 2008 at 6:37 pm | 4 comments | 2027 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two injured in 3-car accident on Sunol

A three-car accident at 10:20 a.m. Thursday morning sent two people to the hospital and caused a portion of Sunol Boulevard...

Original post made on May. 20, 2008
Last comment by rich, on May 20, 2008 at 2:37 pm | 1 comment | 1996 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 | 2380 Views

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The lap dog of luxury

Being owned by a dog is a special privilege enjoyed by those who welcome canine companions into their hearts and homes. These...

Original post made on May. 21, 2008
Last comment by Mike, on Jun 9, 2008 at 8:55 am | 5 comments | 2069 Views
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