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Fundraiser for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

I am raising funds for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). As a participant in their Team In Training San Diego half...

Original post made by Candace on Feb. 7, 2012
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Police log: Probation check leads to arrest

A probation check led to the arrest of Richard Cordova, 23, at about 3:43 p.m. Jan. 24 in the 3800 block of Vineyard Avenue...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2012
Last comment by Glenn Wohltmann, on Feb 6, 2012 at 5:02 pm | 2 comments | 1042 Views

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School district could cut 30 jobs starting July 1 as state aid lags

Looking at bad and worse figures from the state, Pleasanton school officials have released numbers that could mean cuts of...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2012
Last comment by Newton, on Feb 6, 2012 at 9:57 am | 66 comments | 2142 Views

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Deadly cervical cancer can be prevented, says survivor

The biggest drawback to eliminating cervical cancer is the stigma, Tamika Felder told the Lunch and Learn crowd at a recent...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2012
Last comment by Allen, on Feb 6, 2012 at 6:19 am | 46 comments | 2866 Views

AROUND TOWN

It's 'Spare the Air' day for the Superbowl

Bay Area residents are being asked not to burn wood today by the Bay Area Air Quality Management District. Read the full...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2012
Last comment by Kangaroo, on Feb 5, 2012 at 1:21 pm | 5 comments | 797 Views

AROUND TOWN

New Idea for Downtown Car Show/Cruise

Well, I read all the comments on my original post and came up with this: Get the city to allow it, but only have fliers...

Original post made by Derek on Jan. 28, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Feb 5, 2012 at 11:12 am | 3 comments | 793 Views

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Sniffing out trouble

Dogs may be man's best friend, but for some Pleasanton students, in the not-too-distant future, they may be anything but. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2012
Last comment by Drug Prevention, on Feb 4, 2012 at 9:31 pm | 9 comments | 1900 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

OPINION: What's the rush?

Pleasanton has always made crime prevention a top priority, which benefits all that live, work and raise families here. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2012
Last comment by Ridiculous, on Feb 4, 2012 at 6:57 pm | 13 comments | 1173 Views

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As hot temperatures return, it's another 'Spare the Air' day for Pleasanton

With temperatures expected to rise into the mid-to-high 90s today in Pleasanton and the Tri-Valley, the Bay Area Air Quality...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2011
Last comment by Question?, on Feb 4, 2012 at 2:00 pm | 5 comments | 1000 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why all these Posted by Editor stories with a stated position

and "comments to stories" showing up on main view, pushing town folk's postings down and off of page one? And suddenly...

Original post made by Question? on Feb. 3, 2012
Last comment by Question?, on Feb 4, 2012 at 1:56 pm | 7 comments | 844 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police re-arrest brothers busted for running a meth lab

Two men charged with running a meth lab out of their home were arrested on new charges after police stopped by their home...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2012
Last comment by Grace, on Feb 3, 2012 at 5:55 pm | 3 comments | 1461 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD Budget Reductions

From the PUSD web site: "Budget Information Once again we face an uncertain future with the budget. The Governor’s proposed...

Original post made by Kathleen Ruegsegger on Jan. 29, 2012
Last comment by Beth, on Feb 3, 2012 at 5:51 pm | 51 comments | 2414 Views

AROUND TOWN

Is www.ourpleasanton.org distorting the facts?

I get these mailings from www.ourpleasanton.org and am appalled by their distortion of the facts. I have no problem with...

Original post made by Lance M on Jan. 31, 2012
Last comment by Anti-union, on Feb 3, 2012 at 3:34 pm | 40 comments | 2359 Views

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Leapin' lizards! 'Annie' is a hit at this weekend's Bankhead musical

Performances of the Tri-Valley Repertory Theatre's "Annie," which opened to a packed house last Saturday,are on again this...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2012
Last comment by Natalie Bryant, on Feb 3, 2012 at 2:46 pm | 1 comment | 1020 Views

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Oakland mayor names Jordan police chief, hires new fire chief

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan Wednesday announced that interim police Chief Howard Jordan will head the Police Department on a...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2012
Last comment by steve, on Feb 3, 2012 at 9:01 am | 3 comments | 802 Views

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Ed Kinney lecture series continues next Tuesday

The public is invited to spend an evening with President Theodore Roosevelt at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 7 at the Firehouse Arts...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2012
Last comment by Joe Devane, on Feb 2, 2012 at 8:55 pm | 1 comment | 912 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School Budget Cuts - an alternative

An idea: There is going to be a huge impact on our schools because of school budget uncertainty in CA. Current Proposed...

Original post made by Simple Solution on Jan. 31, 2012
Last comment by Guy, on Feb 2, 2012 at 7:57 pm | 26 comments | 2477 Views

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Fighting crime in the 21st Century

It's no secret that over the past few years technology has changed the everyday lives of average citizens. The same can be...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2012
Last comment by Bill, on Feb 2, 2012 at 12:35 pm | 5 comments | 863 Views

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Chris Scoville at Tommy T's tonight

Chris Scoville wants to play music that makes a man proud. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=8590...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2012
Last comment by Just sayin', on Feb 2, 2012 at 9:08 am | 2 comments | 928 Views

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Read Tim Hunt's blog online at Pleasanton Weekly.com

Pleasanton school trustees and senior staff members are starting to wrestle with a most challenging budget for the upcoming...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2012
Last comment by MrsMMM, on Feb 2, 2012 at 2:55 am | 9 comments | 1250 Views
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