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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

State Supreme Court upholds Prop. 8, but allows 18,000 prior same-sex marriages to stand

The California Supreme Court by a 6-1 vote Tuesday upheld the state's voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage, ruling that...

Original post made on May. 29, 2009
Last comment by AVHS Dad, on Jun 4, 2009 at 11:37 am | 5 comments | 1766 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Does anyone know why the Livermore PD evacuated the area tonight?

The Livermore PD evacuated the area around the Bank of the West on 2nd street this evening. Neighboring businesses were...

Original post made by Curious on Mar. 29, 2010
Last comment by Richard, on Mar 31, 2010 at 1:52 am | 2 comments | 1766 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton's Pioneer Cemetery gravesites go on sale Oct. 1 at prices up to $10,198 for double plots

Gravesites will go on sale at Pleasanton's Pioneer Cemetery on Sunol Boulevard starting Oct. 1, with 400 plots available...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2011
Last comment by Elizabeth Dallmann, on Jun 23, 2011 at 11:00 am | 3 comments | 1766 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

should the school district have more discretion in the layoff process?

I came across two interesting pieces recently that I thought members of the community might want to read. The first is a...

Original post made by Sandy on May. 18, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Slippers, on May 23, 2012 at 8:36 pm | 19 comments | 1766 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Congress must 'find a bipartisan way out' of shutdown, Swalwell says

According to Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin), Congress has been "taken hostage" by a handful of Republicans who want...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2013
Last comment by Chemist, on Oct 14, 2013 at 5:19 pm | 22 comments | 1766 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Final decision affirms earlier ruling in favor of Signature

In a final decision that could cost the Pleasanton school district several million dollars, Alameda County Superior Court...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2008
Last comment by Concerned taxpayer, on Aug 4, 2008 at 10:59 pm | 17 comments | 1765 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Should wounded vets be forced to PAY for their medical treatment? Obama thinks so!

Another "brilliant" move by our Commander in Chief. (I cringe at his title.) He absolutely hates our military. Here...

Original post made by - on Mar. 16, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Mar 19, 2009 at 7:35 am | 30 comments | 1765 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Quality of education could be at stake with Pleasanton school district cuts

Community members gathered again Tuesday night to ask questions, express concerns and offer possible solutions regarding...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2010
Last comment by INsider, on Jan 28, 2010 at 4:27 pm | 147 comments | 1765 Views

AROUND TOWN

Talking on the Cell Phone While Driving in Dublin

Here's a topic that I would like to hear from you about. Anybody get stopped by Dublin police and ticketed for driving while...

Original post made by franco on Mar. 14, 2012
Last comment by Frederick, on Mar 22, 2012 at 3:03 pm | 30 comments | 1765 Views

AROUND TOWN

Amador grad paralyzed in 1998 to skydive this morning at Monterey Bay airport

Ashley Olson, a graduate of Amador Valley High School who was paralyzed in a car accident in 1998, will show that skydiving...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2013
Last comment by Siena, on Jul 20, 2013 at 8:42 pm | 2 comments | 1765 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Mystery persists as to cause of house fire

There's still many unanswered questions as to what led to an explosion and the ignition of flames that destroyed a house...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2008
Last comment by jessica, on Dec 23, 2008 at 2:14 pm | 2 comments | 1764 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

NFL player, former Amador football star Rick Kane dies

When Dennis Georgatos thinks about Rick Kane, he remembers the best football player to ever come out of Amador Valley High...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2009
Last comment by Tim Trent, on Apr 19, 2010 at 8:32 pm | 8 comments | 1764 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Suspect in botched armed robbery last year due in court

A San Ramon man accused of a failed armed robbery attempt in Pleasanton last August is due in court March 15. Read the full...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2011
Last comment by Carpe Deez Nuts, on Feb 12, 2012 at 8:06 pm | 7 comments | 1764 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Facebook photos lead to Cal High student president's resignation

Dan Hurd, 18, son of a school board trustee, resigned his post as student body president at California High School last month...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2010
Last comment by member, on Apr 23, 2010 at 5:26 pm | 50 comments | 1763 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Getting Started on Fundraising Now?

I am a supporter of donating money for education and prefer to donate directly rather than through a fundraiser company because...

Original post made by Stacey on Mar. 3, 2011
Last comment by to just the facts, on Mar 8, 2011 at 1:50 am | 13 comments | 1763 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

S&P downgrades school district's credit rating

Standard and Poor's Rating Services recently announced a drop in the financial ratings of the Pleasanton Unified School District....

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2009
Last comment by Atrontanodo, on Dec 22, 2009 at 8:13 am | 108 comments | 1762 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Downtown's Little Valley Winery closes

Sandi Bohner has closed her Little Valley Winery store at 739 Main Street. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=6719...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2011
Last comment by member, on May 4, 2011 at 4:29 pm | 7 comments | 1762 Views

RESTAURANTS

Helping Down Town business

Just a heads up for those reading on this thread. I posted an idea about the slow down in business and how to help down...

Original post made by Don on Nov. 10, 2008
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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sandra Cantu--It Should Be Called Torture, Not Sex

I saw a headline today that read 'Sex Charges...' in relation to the Sandra Cantu case. It really bugs me when child...

Original post made by Kendra on Apr. 14, 2009
Last comment by AVHS Dad, on Apr 16, 2009 at 3:53 pm | 12 comments | 1761 Views

SPORTS

Is It Just Me OR Did The NFL Lose My Interest

I am an avid NFL football fan. Not college football, not high school football, but the pros, the NFL. That is until now....

Original post made by Main Street Jay Walker on Aug. 2, 2011
Last comment by Jack, on Aug 4, 2011 at 11:48 pm | 12 comments | 1761 Views
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Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
By Tim Hunt | 34 comments | 912 views

Moneyball, the Sequel: Billy Beane for President!
By Tom Cushing | 6 comments | 639 views

Spedowfski Announces run for Livermore City Council
By Roz Rogoff | 1 comment | 635 views