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SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board restores some administrative jobs

As the fiscal year for Pleasanton Unified School District closed today, the board got down to the nitty gritty as tit weighed...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Jul 8, 2009 at 10:53 am | 78 comments | 2284 Views

AROUND TOWN

Park district lays out components of land use plan for Ridge

Roughly 80 people attended a Monday land use plan meeting for the Pleasanton Ridge, the first in what East Bay Regional Park...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2009
Last comment by J, on Jul 1, 2009 at 4:50 pm | 2 comments | 1343 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Brown files another lawsuit, this time against Midas in Dublin

State Attorney General Jerry Brown, who last month joined in a lawsuit to overturn Pleasanton's housing cap, filed a lawsuit...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2009
Last comment by tim, on Jul 2, 2009 at 10:23 am | 3 comments | 1369 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bank opens its doors inside Kolln Hardware building

Comerica Bank opened its Pleasanton branch Tuesday inside the historic Kolln Hardware Building. This morning, the bank plans...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2009
Last comment by james, on Jul 5, 2009 at 6:09 pm | 12 comments | 1104 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

The Rose Hotel honors troops

When America celebrates its independence this Fourth of July, The Rose Hotel is doing its part by honoring veterans. The...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 3, 2009 at 3:42 pm | 9 comments | 1215 Views

AROUND TOWN

Red, White and Blues

The First Wednesday Street Party theme for July is "Red, White and Blues" featuring the band, The Crisis, from 6-9 p.m.,...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2009
Last comment by Emily West, on Jul 1, 2009 at 12:55 pm | 2 comments | 1017 Views

AROUND TOWN

Three local sites make 'Best Family Campgrounds' list

Three of the East Bay Regional Park District's campgrounds were named the best in the nation for park amenities, outdoor...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2009
Last comment by J, on Jul 1, 2009 at 4:31 pm | 1 comment | 1084 Views

AROUND TOWN

Summer Prayer and Meditation Circle

Tri-Valley Unity Church will host 60 minutes of prayer, meditation, song and sharing from 7-9 p.m., Tuesdays, at 7567 Amador...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2009
Last comment by toodles, on Jul 2, 2009 at 8:37 am | 1 comment | 987 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Art of Linda Jeffery Sailors

This exhibit will feature the watercolors, pastels and acrylic paintings of Linda Jeffery Sailors which is open until July...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 3, 2009 at 12:34 pm | 2 comments | 1012 Views

AROUND TOWN

Valley Humane Society axes executive director position

In order to balance its annual budget, the Valley Humane Society board of directors said it has made the tough decision to...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2009
Last comment by Kathy Padro, on Jul 11, 2009 at 8:39 am | 5 comments | 1196 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Brown joins in suit to invalidate city's housing cap law

Following through on earlier complaints to Pleasanton officials, State Attorney General Jerry Brown has joined a San Francisco...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by J, on Jul 9, 2009 at 12:27 pm | 7 comments | 1105 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Car hits, injures 2 teens near Vintage Hills shopping center

Two teenage girls were hospitalized last night after a vehicle struck them in a crosswalk near the Vintage Hills shopping...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by webster, on Jul 19, 2009 at 1:52 am | 35 comments | 1522 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Dennis Miller's racing picks for Friday

Our own Dennis Miller is giving his day three Alameda County Fair horse racing picks. Click on the headline above for his...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by 2ME4U, on Jul 8, 2009 at 3:30 pm | 10 comments | 1140 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Police seize 64 pounds of fireworks from Dublin home

Police seized more than 64 pounds of illegal fireworks from a home in Dublin Thursday, according to police. Read the full...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by Mike, on Jul 3, 2009 at 4:47 pm | 1 comment | 1095 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

State Supremes rule juvenile convictions can qualify under '3 strikes' law

The California Supreme Court ruled in San Francisco Thursday that a previous juvenile court judgment can qualify as a "strike"...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by Alison, on Jul 3, 2009 at 9:45 pm | 4 comments | 1021 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton's Sentinels group honors singer Charlie Daniels

The Sentinels' Pleasanton team has given a special plaque to country singer Charlie Daniels, thanking him for his many tributes...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2009
Last comment by Buford, on Jul 6, 2009 at 8:26 am | 1 comment | 1057 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Record crowd turns out for 11th annual Pleasanton July 4 celebration

A crowd estimated at a record-high 1,000 turned out yesterday for the 11th annual Fourth of July picnic and Independence...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2009
Last comment by 4th Celebration, on Jul 6, 2009 at 9:03 am | 2 comments | 1053 Views

AROUND TOWN

Independence Day in Pleasanton: It's worth staying in town

The three-day Independence Day weekend starts today and for Pleasanton and Tri-Valley residents, staying home doesn't get...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2009
Last comment by resident, on Jul 6, 2009 at 9:34 am | 2 comments | 1161 Views

SPORTS

Raising the stakes

For Pleasanton horse trainer Jeff Bonde, it's pretty obvious why being successful during the Alameda County Fair is so important. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2009
Last comment by Luke Skywalker, on Jul 6, 2009 at 9:40 am | 1 comment | 1782 Views

AROUND TOWN

Park district to hold Ridge meeting tonight

After a widely-attended public scoping meeting on the future of the Pleasanton Ridge where cyclists expressed their frustrations,...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2009
Last comment by J, on Jul 9, 2009 at 12:33 pm | 2 comments | 1059 Views
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