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Pleasanton Marine suffers major injuries when hit by grenade in Afghanistan

Marine Lance Corporal Cody Waller, son of Beth and Mike Waller of Pleasanton, was seriously injured Friday in Afghanistan...

Original post made on May. 31, 2011
Last comment by Bryan, on Jun 4, 2011 at 5:13 pm | 9 comments | 2032 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Voter Apathy?

Hopefully, voters in the 15th District will not fall prey to voter apathy and blindly vote for Pete Stark. He has shown...

Original post made by Dave on Sep. 29, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2032 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton Parent Priorities

Over the last month I have read about local Pleasanton students vandalizing a school library, Senior cut day and finally...

Original post made by Dawn on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by Parent, on Jun 26, 2013 at 3:32 pm | 24 comments | 2032 Views

AROUND TOWN

The perfect fit

"It's not the most glamorous job," said fit model Rachel Felix, 12, of Pleasanton. Fit modeling is a different type of modeling,...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2008
Last comment by Parent/Educator/Model Coach, on Aug 20, 2009 at 2:00 pm | 11 comments | 2031 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

City on lookout for new parks director

Jim Wolfe has a clock in his office that counts down the days, hours and minutes to retirement. That time will be running...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2008
Last comment by Jack Hovingh, on Jun 26, 2008 at 7:41 am | 3 comments | 2031 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Jury selection to start Nov. 29 in Castlewood murder trial

A jury trial for a man charged with killing his parents in their Castlewood home nearly three years ago is expected to get...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2010
Last comment by Joey, on Nov 18, 2010 at 11:25 am | 2 comments | 2031 Views

AROUND TOWN

Suicides: more common than murder

Seventeen-year-old Tricia Martin may be Pleasanton's latest casualty in an ongoing trend that claims nearly 34,000 people...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2012
Last comment by Jean, on Oct 2, 2012 at 2:40 am | 16 comments | 2031 Views

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County fair parade draws hundreds to downtown Pleasanton

Hundreds turned out along Main Street in downtown Pleasanton Saturday to watch the Alameda County Fair parade marking the...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2012
Last comment by Aviva, on Jul 26, 2012 at 7:22 am | 9 comments | 2030 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Scrabble Club Searches for Catchy Slogan

Hello, this is my first time posting here since registering. As the president of my school's newly made Scrabble Club,...

Original post made by fopdoodle on Mar. 30, 2009
Last comment by The New, Real Fopdoodle, on Apr 2, 2009 at 12:53 pm | 15 comments | 2029 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Looks like all you California rich folks are going to get surtaxed!

House Democrats led by the representatives from California are going to tax the wealthy making over $200,000 a surtax to...

Original post made by Karl Marx on Jul. 8, 2009
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 11, 2009 at 12:07 pm | 51 comments | 2029 Views

AROUND TOWN

Brothers arrested on suspicion of running meth lab on Angela Street

Two brothers were arrested Wednesday afternoon on suspicion of operating a methamphetamine lab out of a Pleasanton home,...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2010
Last comment by ilovecrystalmeth, on Mar 12, 2010 at 11:21 am | 30 comments | 2029 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Susan Su Tri-Valley University Criminal Trial-Jury in Deliberations

The witness testimony in the trial that began March 4th of Susan Su of Tri-Valley University has ended and closing arguments...

Original post made by Closing arguments on Mar. 21, 2014
Last comment by Closing arguments, on Mar 23, 2014 at 11:03 pm | 12 comments | 2029 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton students not the norm

Studies show (http://www.kff.org/entmedia/entmedia012010nr.cfm) that average teenagers spend over 7.5 hours per day on media...

Original post made by Me Too on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by katie, on Oct 13, 2010 at 5:00 pm | 27 comments | 2028 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

More state-mandated housing coming to Pleasanton

It's an awkward title but Pleasanton's Housing Element Task Force has its work cut out for it: deciding which and how many...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2011
Last comment by Jeb, on Mar 9, 2011 at 1:51 am | 26 comments | 2028 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton Schools Receive WAY MORE Money Than Other Districts

More important that which district are receiving parcel taxes, you have to look at how much money the district receive from...

Original post made by checking on Apr. 12, 2011
Last comment by Stacey, on Apr 13, 2011 at 11:07 am | 31 comments | 2028 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Rare cancer tests choral leader

What started out as a routine TB test required of all Pleasanton school district employees about every four years turned...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2008
Last comment by Mark Anderson, on Jun 7, 2008 at 12:23 pm | 3 comments | 2027 Views

SPORTS

Back on track

Donning roller skates, the SF Bay Bombers will fly around the banked track with a vengeance in a battle over San Diego Firebirds...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2008
Last comment by Jack Jones, on Dec 5, 2008 at 9:33 am | 9 comments | 2027 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton school district receives one-time windfall from state

The Pleasanton school district can look forward to some unexpected funding. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=11284...

Original post made on May. 18, 2013
Last comment by Me Too, on May 24, 2013 at 11:09 am | 32 comments | 2027 Views

AROUND TOWN

Has anyone seen the Dilbert House lately?

As I walk my dog through the Hearst and Vintage Hills neighborhood area and observe the progress being made on the Adams...

Original post made by Perplexed on Apr. 20, 2009
Last comment by Becky, on Apr 23, 2009 at 10:11 am | 23 comments | 2026 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Castlewood to talk to union today about 2-month lockout of 61 workers

Castlewood Country Club management is scheduled to meet today with representatives of a union that represents 61 workers...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2010
Last comment by Dark Corners of Town, on May 5, 2010 at 10:36 pm | 134 comments | 2026 Views
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The valley loses a distinguished and humble leader
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 1,478 views