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SPORTS

District attorney opens investigation into charge Pleasanton coach slugged, injured County Supervisor Haggerty

The Alameda County's District Attorney's office yesterday was looking into charges that a coach for the Pleasanton Junior...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2009
Last comment by lulu, on Nov 10, 2009 at 12:43 pm | 19 comments | 1965 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tolls could rise to as much as $6 on 7 Bay Area bridges, by another $1 on the Golden Gate

Bridge authorities are considering toll increases of $1 on the Golden Gate Bridge and by as much as $2 on the seven other...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Nov 7, 2009 at 9:26 am | 1 comment | 1056 Views

AROUND TOWN

BART sets ridership records, works to keep 'new' passengers

BART set ridership records while the Bay Bridge was closed for repairs, and now that it has reopened the transit agency is...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2009
Last comment by Julia, on Nov 10, 2009 at 12:34 pm | 3 comments | 1035 Views

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McNerney: 'Reform will make health care more affordable for Americans'

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) released the following statement and information in response to Saturday night's...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2009
Last comment by Nosy Neighbors, on Nov 13, 2009 at 10:04 am | 66 comments | 2647 Views

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2.1 quake strikes North Bay, 3rd small tremblor in region yesterday

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.1 struck in Sonoma County last night, the third small quake to strike the...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by Quaking in my boots, on Nov 9, 2009 at 8:58 am | 2 comments | 984 Views

AROUND TOWN

Holiday ice rink construction starts this morning, restricting public parking at library, Civic Center

As Pleasanton gears up to offer outdoor ice skating during the holidays near the Civic Center and library, new traffic patterns...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by J K, on Nov 22, 2009 at 2:27 pm | 89 comments | 1856 Views

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Powerhouse Amador Valley defeats Livermore 34-7

Amador Valley High held Livermore High scoreless until the waning minutes of Friday night's varsity football game, with Livermore...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by T.H., on Nov 12, 2009 at 4:43 pm | 5 comments | 1022 Views

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Fiorina pledges no new taxes as she opens campaign for Senate seat

Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina brought her campaign for the U.S. Senate in the June 1 California primary to Pleasanton...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by Action Jackson, on Nov 30, 2009 at 7:57 pm | 29 comments | 1274 Views

AROUND TOWN

Diwali Mela

Tri Valley India Association (TVIA) is proud to present Diwali Mela at 5 p.m. Oct. 24 at Hart Middle School. Enjoy the cultural...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by Harider, on Nov 11, 2009 at 1:36 pm | 7 comments | 1455 Views

AROUND TOWN

Family calls 'anti-Christian disturbance' at the mall a misunderstanding

Family members of a man recently arrested for an alleged robbery and anti-Christian disturbance at Stoneridge Shopping Center...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by assopsPumma, on Aug 17, 2010 at 5:35 am | 56 comments | 1710 Views

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Pleasanton hires San Luis Obispo's city attorney to replace Roush

San Luis Obispo City Attorney Jonathan Lowell, who is also the incoming president of the League of California Cities City...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2009
Last comment by HereWeGoAGAIN!, on Dec 1, 2011 at 3:29 pm | 5 comments | 1589 Views

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'Invest in veterans; Invest in our future '

This Veterans Day, people all over the nation will be celebrating the courage and sacrifice of the men and women who have...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2009
Last comment by tom, on Nov 12, 2009 at 5:42 am | 11 comments | 12535 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man arrested for 'anti-Christian mall disturbance' to appear in court again Thursday

Deputy District Attorney Ronda Theisen requested the bail for Abdul Walid Hamid stay at $27,000 as the 22-year-old man was...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2009
Last comment by Piglet-U93, on Nov 18, 2009 at 11:54 am | 50 comments | 2448 Views

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McNerney plans 3rd annual 'Holiday cards for our troops' program

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) has announced his third-annual "Holiday Cards for Our Troops" program in honor...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2009
Last comment by Arroyo, on Nov 13, 2009 at 12:40 pm | 19 comments | 1290 Views

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Future school funding looks bleak

While awaiting a report for the Legislative Analysts Office, the state budget update at Tuesday night's school board meeting...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2009
Last comment by Steve N, on Nov 25, 2009 at 1:42 pm | 261 comments | 3908 Views

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Axis celebrates new women's health clinic

Axis Community Health had a lot to celebrate last week as the nonprofit, which provides health care services to low-income...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2009
Last comment by Jason, on Nov 12, 2009 at 11:02 am | 1 comment | 1097 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Hamid pleads not guilty

Abdul Walid Hamid pled not guilty Thursday morning to charges of battery, grand theft, exhibition of a deadly weapon and...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2009
Last comment by Emily West, on Nov 19, 2009 at 10:57 am | 37 comments | 1949 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A tough summer for freshmen training to play high school football

Summertime hasn't been leisurely as it used to be for the more than 100 eighth-grade graduates who have been sweating out...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 13, 2009 at 2:23 pm | 5 comments | 1301 Views

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Livermore Airport face-off

An ambitious plan to rezone and modernize the Livermore Municipal Airport (LVK) will go before city planners and eventually...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by a local, on Nov 17, 2009 at 8:02 am | 17 comments | 1151 Views

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Letter: McNerney, colleagues stood up for the people

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6366 posted Friday, November 13,...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by JP, on Nov 23, 2009 at 12:45 pm | 5 comments | 1016 Views
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