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Committee reports initial recommendations for future of UC system

A group tasked with finding ways to maintain and improve the quality of the University of California system, despite the...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 27, 2010 at 11:43 am | 3 comments | 1220 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Big jump in CORE fundraising

The Community OutReach for Education (Core) campaign had a big bump in its fundraising numbers over the last week or so,...

Original post made on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by Dark Corners of Town, on May 5, 2010 at 10:31 pm | 8 comments | 1454 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Group files brief in support of Prop. 8 law banning same-sex marriages

The Pacific Justice Institute has filed an amicus brief with the federal Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in support of Prop....

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2010
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Sep 29, 2010 at 12:08 am | 2 comments | 1767 Views

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Woman killed in I-580 crash Tuesday was San Ramon resident

The Alameda County coroner's bureau today identified a 22-year-old woman killed in a crash on Interstate Highway 580 Tuesday...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by George, on Oct 30, 2010 at 7:41 pm | 6 comments | 1333 Views

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New law to crack down on online impersonators

A new law that will go into effect on Jan. 1 could bring online impersonators heavy fines or even jail time. Read the...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2010
Last comment by How about Spam?, on Dec 23, 2010 at 4:30 pm | 1 comment | 1568 Views

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Judge dismisses Lin family lawsuit against Pleasanton

Pleasanton has won its legal battle with landowners Jennifer and Fredric Lin, who sued the city for the right to build 51...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2011
Last comment by b, on Mar 1, 2011 at 5:00 pm | 20 comments | 2818 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Is the Tea Party heartless?

See what blogger Cindy Cross and to say and voice your own opinion. [http://pleasantonweekly.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=6955...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2011
Last comment by Rick , on Apr 21, 2011 at 12:13 pm | 14 comments | 1458 Views

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2nd San Francisco firefighter dies from injuries sustained in Thursday house fire

A second firefighter injured Thursday while battling a blaze in San Francisco's Diamond Heights neighborhood died this morning,...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2011
Last comment by Chizzlestrip, on Jun 8, 2011 at 6:20 pm | 2 comments | 1280 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Remembering Derek with arts display case at the high school

Derek Allen, 22, was going out for sushi on a bicycle in San Francisco a year ago when he was struck and killed by a muni...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2011
Last comment by Helena, on Sep 26, 2011 at 5:48 pm | 4 comments | 1616 Views

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Scenes of Yosemite on display at Firehouse Arts Center today

The Firehouse Arts Center will display Scenes of Yosemite in its lobby and hallway galleries starting Thursday and continuing...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2012
Last comment by Concerned, on Jan 17, 2012 at 10:07 am | 5 comments | 1566 Views

AROUND TOWN

New banks could face restrictions in downtown Pleasanton

The Pleasanton City Council will consider a new rule tonight that would require banks and other financial institutions to...

Original post made on May. 1, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on May 4, 2012 at 10:35 am | 16 comments | 2087 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Family distraught over theft of dog

The break-in and theft of a family pet Monday morning has left a 15-year-old Pleasanton girl heartbroken. Read the full...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2012
Last comment by Jessica, on Oct 13, 2012 at 11:45 am | 12 comments | 3433 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Planning Commission to hear bid tonight for 7-Eleven convenience store in downtown district

The Pleasanton Planning Commission will consider a bid tonight by the owners of the Union 76 gas station at First and Ray...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2012
Last comment by TeacherK12, on Jan 9, 2013 at 1:52 pm | 28 comments | 4285 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dublin City Manager to retire at year's end

Dublin City Manager Joni Pattillo announced Friday that she will retire at the end of the year, marking an end to 25 years...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2013
Last comment by Of course, on Sep 10, 2013 at 7:09 pm | 6 comments | 1883 Views

AROUND TOWN

Purple pipes coming to Pleasanton

Four agencies that provide water services in the Tri-Valley signed agreements Wednesday enabling the city of Pleasanton to...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Nov 11, 2013 at 12:35 pm | 7 comments | 13760 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Registered sex offender seized for molesting 6-year-old

A Sunnyvale sex offender who served eight years in prison for sexual abuse of a child in 1989 has been arrested in Livermore...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2014
Last comment by Valigator, on Feb 1, 2014 at 4:19 am | 4 comments | 4947 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton launches new 'Mobile Citizen' app

The city of Pleasanton has launched Mobile Citizen, a web-based application that allows users and residents to notify city...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2014
Last comment by It is "journalism", on Apr 23, 2014 at 8:55 am | 11 comments | 5721 Views

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Harvest Park students show their school spirit as classes end

What does geometry, leadership and passionate school spirit all have in common? Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2014/06/22/harvest-park-students-sh...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 26, 2014 at 2:25 pm | 2 comments | 2607 Views

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PPIE raises record $330,000 during school registration

Pleasanton Partnerships in Education (PPIE) Foundation raised $330,000 -- a record amount of donations -- during the launch...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2014
Last comment by Parent, on Sep 4, 2014 at 4:38 pm | 3 comments | 2658 Views

AROUND TOWN

Transportation sales tax Measure BB passes

Measure BB, the Alameda County transportation tax package, was approved by nearly 70% of voters Tuesday, ending several years...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2014
Last comment by Ben J., on Nov 7, 2014 at 6:08 pm | 8 comments | 4757 Views
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Hotel and more big box stores planned for El Charro Road
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 760 views