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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Air district declares 3rd consecutive 'Spare the Air' day as temperature soars

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has declared a third consecutive Spare the Air day today due to anticipated...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2009
Last comment by a parent, on Sep 23, 2009 at 10:39 am | 4 comments | 1100 Views

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McNerney, others salute UC police specialist for work in capturing kidnap-rape suspect

UC Berkeley police specialist Lisa Campbell was honored Monday night by Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) and others...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2009
Last comment by !, on Sep 23, 2009 at 9:35 pm | 6 comments | 1121 Views

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Tattle Tales

This writing group is for those who have an "itch" to put down your thoughts for prosperity. Class dates are at 12:30 p.m....

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2009
Last comment by picky in p-town, on Sep 23, 2009 at 9:29 am | 1 comment | 1016 Views

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Mold remediation plan still in the works at Hearst

A mold specialist spoke to parents at Hearst Elementary School Monday night in the first follow-up meeting since the discovery...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2009
Last comment by Merlin18, on Oct 23, 2009 at 6:25 am | 6 comments | 1067 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district starts year with $350,000 deficit

It's early in the school year, but the Pleasanton Unified School District is already talking about budget cuts. In the regular...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2009
Last comment by Reader, on Sep 25, 2009 at 5:42 pm | 33 comments | 1231 Views

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High-tech street lights beef up safety on Foothill Road

It's likely that the 18 new street lights to be installed on Foothill Road just outside the Golden Eagle gated community...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Sep 25, 2009 at 12:24 am | 4 comments | 979 Views

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County officials cut short meeting with Chinese delegation here to look at NUMMI plant options

Alameda County supervisors Tuesday cut short their meeting with Chinese officials who were here to explore options for keeping...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2009
Last comment by RedHead, on Sep 24, 2009 at 5:21 pm | 4 comments | 944 Views

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Appeal on County Fair's gun show ban goes before 9th Circuit court today

A long-running challenge to Alameda County's ban on gun shows at the annual county fair in Pleasanton will go before a federal...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2009
Last comment by Lisa, on Oct 1, 2009 at 11:49 pm | 38 comments | 2000 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cub scouts join with LDS, Beth Emek members to clean arroyos

Local cub scouts and members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and Congregation Beth Emek joined forces...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 1, 2009 at 11:37 pm | 3 comments | 985 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district starts year with $350,000 deficit

It's early in the school year, but the Pleasanton Unified School District is already talking about budget cuts. Read the...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2009
Last comment by Sandy Piderit, on Nov 17, 2009 at 10:36 am | 10 comments | 1753 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Rallies planned today at UC Berkeley, other campuses to protest budget cuts

Today is shaping up to be a day of rallies, walkouts and strikes on Bay Area higher education campuses as groups from public...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2009
Last comment by m, on Sep 25, 2009 at 1:54 pm | 8 comments | 4073 Views

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Livermore Airport back in the news again

Livermore Airport Manager Leander Hauri has his work cut out for him over the coming days, even the coming months. Tomorrow,...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Sep 25, 2009 at 12:26 pm | 3 comments | 1216 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Harvest Park student arrested for ecstasy possession, distribution

A 13-year-old boy was arrested Thursday after allegedly possessing and furnishing the drug ecstasy to some students, according...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2009
Last comment by OnlyMe2009, on Oct 1, 2009 at 7:51 am | 58 comments | 2983 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

From eBay to the Statehouse?

Former eBay CEO Meg Whitman announced Tuesday that she's seeking the Republican nomination for California's governor to succeed...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2009
Last comment by Janna, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:40 pm | 22 comments | 1204 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Letter: We need other solutions than war

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6188 posted Friday, September 25,...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Sep 28, 2009 at 1:25 am | 5 comments | 957 Views

SPORTS

Amador Dons wallop Crescent City 62-8 in home opener

The Amador Valley Dons walloped Crescent City's Del Norte High Warriors Friday night, scoring 28 points in the opening quarter...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2009
Last comment by Give me a break, on Sep 29, 2009 at 3:14 pm | 7 comments | 1968 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hosterman named co-chair of U.S. Mayors' Conference water council

Mayor Jennifer Hosterman has been appointed to serve as the co-chair of the Mayors Water Council for the U.S. Conference...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Sep 29, 2009 at 2:04 am | 6 comments | 994 Views

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Pleasanton to use stimulus funds to develop Climate Action Plan

Stimulus funds totaling $107,216 have been allocated to Pleasanton for use in improving energy efficiency and creating jobs...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2009
Last comment by you're right!, on Sep 29, 2009 at 8:28 pm | 28 comments | 1144 Views

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Brush fire burns 1.5 acres on Foothill Road hillside

A brush fire that ignited this morning charred 1.5 acres on a hillside along Foothill Road, south of Interstate 580. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2009
Last comment by M, on Oct 4, 2009 at 7:53 pm | 9 comments | 1147 Views

AROUND TOWN

No bull at local credit union as Ferdinand goes home

Members and employees at UNCLE Credit Union's main branch in Livermore received quite a surprise recently when a bull from...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2009
Last comment by heh, on Sep 29, 2009 at 11:57 am | 2 comments | 926 Views
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