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Pleasanton council OKs Walmart grocery store, but union appeal likely

New grocery stores have opened in Pleasanton in recent years without much fanfare, and more are coming. Read the full story...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2012
Last comment by Walmart will sue the city, on Feb 16, 2012 at 10:39 pm | 141 comments | 2500 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

ValleyCare earns 'Gold Seal' award for joint replacement program

ValleyCare Health System has earned the Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval for its joint replacement programs for hips...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2012
Last comment by Aurmedtouindia, on Feb 16, 2012 at 10:13 pm | 3 comments | 861 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police log: Tennis gear theft nets alleged thief

A Livermore woman was arrested Monday on a charge of possession of stolen property after enough tennis gear to outfit a team...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2012
Last comment by Nancy s, on Feb 16, 2012 at 9:14 pm | 26 comments | 2291 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Leukemia drug methotrexate in critically short supply.

I am raising funds for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS) as a participant in their Team in Training program and I'm...

Original post made by Candace on Feb. 16, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 16, 2012 at 5:01 pm | 1 comment | 1070 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tim Hunt writes about battling a new Walmart concept

Tim Hunt writes about battling a new Walmart concept. See [http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=8382...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2012
Last comment by JJ, on Feb 16, 2012 at 12:13 pm | 1 comment | 838 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Callippe Preserve named 'Best Value' public golf course in East Bay

For the fourth year in a row, Callippe Preserve Golf Course in Pleasanton has made the Greenskeeper.org list of year-end...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2012
Last comment by Tennessee Jed, on Feb 16, 2012 at 11:50 am | 4 comments | 857 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Hopyard Road nightclub faces new restrictions by Pleasanton Planning Commission

Club Neo, a Pleasanton nightclub whose owners have sued the city in Federal District Court over interference with the music...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2012
Last comment by SteveP, on Feb 16, 2012 at 9:30 am | 12 comments | 1045 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

We The People State Finals Result?

Anyone hear the result of the WTP state finals being held in Bakersfield yesterday? Both Amador and Foothill were competing....

Original post made by AVFan on Feb. 12, 2012
Last comment by Congrats!, on Feb 15, 2012 at 9:37 pm | 20 comments | 2928 Views

RESTAURANTS

Chevy's - What Happened?

I went to Chevy's last night to take my girls out for a Valentine's dinner and it was closed. What happened? That place...

Original post made by Kerri on Feb. 15, 2012
Last comment by clink, on Feb 15, 2012 at 4:04 pm | 3 comments | 3171 Views

SPORTS

Jeremy Lin

It is amazing that this guy could be released by the Warriors and the Rockets and almost by the Knicks.It just goes to show...

Original post made by hoops on Feb. 14, 2012
Last comment by Athlete, on Feb 15, 2012 at 2:53 pm | 3 comments | 1417 Views

AROUND TOWN

Metering lights increase congestion

The recently activated metering lights on the Bernal and Sunol southbound onramps to 680 are having the opposite of the intended...

Original post made by Curious on Sep. 7, 2011
Last comment by Raenette, on Feb 15, 2012 at 11:54 am | 18 comments | 2207 Views

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Art walk with the Harrington's

On Feb. 18 and also on the third Saturdays of March and April, Nancy and Gary Harrington will lead tours of public art in...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2012
Last comment by W Ron Sutton, on Feb 15, 2012 at 9:40 am | 1 comment | 722 Views

RESTAURANTS

Nonnis

Thought we would give nonnis restaurant downtown a try for lunch today, have never been there, not crowded today, only 7...

Original post made by Mal on Feb. 6, 2012
Last comment by Barbara, on Feb 15, 2012 at 9:37 am | 15 comments | 2423 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

California to receive up to $1.8 billion in mortgage relief agreement

Bay Area homeowners who were victims of mortgage fraud could see relief soon thanks to a $25 billion agreement reached between...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2012
Last comment by steve, on Feb 15, 2012 at 9:32 am | 4 comments | 847 Views

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New Housing Element Adopted - What's Next?

State law requires local jurisdictions like Pleasanton to plan for their share of the Regional Housing Needs Allocation (RHNA)....

Original post made by Stacey on Feb. 13, 2012
Last comment by Stacey, on Feb 14, 2012 at 12:26 pm | 4 comments | 854 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Council to hold special meeting tonight to adopt affordable housing plan

The Pleasanton City Council will hold a special meeting at 7 p.m. tonight to wrap up consideration of a new affordable housing...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2012
Last comment by Dan, on Feb 13, 2012 at 7:52 pm | 6 comments | 912 Views

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Gardasil and AB 499

Recently, the Pleasanton Weekly published an article about a survivor of cervical cancer. Regardless of what you think about...

Original post made by No to Gardasil on Feb. 2, 2012
Last comment by No to Gardasil, on Feb 13, 2012 at 5:50 pm | 12 comments | 1131 Views

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Wal-Mart replacing Nob Hill

As it says in the staff report, Wal-Mart applied for a Zoning Certificate to operate a supermarket as a permitted use at...

Original post made by Stacey on Feb. 12, 2012
Last comment by SherryG, on Feb 13, 2012 at 7:44 am | 1 comment | 1799 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Suspect in botched armed robbery last year due in court

A San Ramon man accused of a failed armed robbery attempt in Pleasanton last August is due in court March 15. Read the full...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2011
Last comment by Carpe Deez Nuts, on Feb 12, 2012 at 8:06 pm | 7 comments | 1769 Views

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12 protest new Walmart grocery store planned for vacant San Ramon supermarket site

A handful of San Ramon residents gathered in front of a future Walmart Neighborhood Market Wednesday to protest the big box...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2012
Last comment by Daneva, on Feb 12, 2012 at 12:36 pm | 30 comments | 1207 Views
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