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Council signs off on agreement to scuttle housing cap, build more affordable housing

The Pleasanton City Council agreed last night to pay $1.9 million in legal fees to two affordable housing coalitions in a...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2010
Last comment by Mackenzie, on Feb 9, 2011 at 6:52 pm | 31 comments | 2137 Views

SPORTS

Hospice's popular 'Hike for Hope' set for April 30

The second annual Hike for Hope is scheduled for April 30, giving participants a chance to remember someone special during...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2011
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AROUND TOWN

Hatfield-McCoy feud comes to Pleasanton

We've all heard about the legendary Hatfield-McCoy family feud of the late 1800s that pitted two back-country West Virginia-Kentucky...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2012
Last comment by Resident, on Feb 23, 2012 at 11:17 pm | 29 comments | 2137 Views

AROUND TOWN

Linking to the beyond

Irma Slage considers herself to be a human telephone--connecting the living to departed spirits. It all began one day...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2008
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Mar 13, 2008 at 8:53 am | 22 comments | 2136 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

I Love Pleasanton Schools update 8/4/09

Here's the latest I Love Pleasanton Schools update. Please read to the end--there's lot of good info! (To comcast.net...

Original post made by ILPS on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 5, 2009 at 11:59 am | 8 comments | 2136 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

KQED Forum: Class Size Reduction

http://www.kqed.org/epArchive/R911201000 "A state program that has invested billions to shrink class sizes is coming apart,...

Original post made by Stacey on Nov. 29, 2009
Last comment by Frank, on Dec 1, 2009 at 8:23 pm | 14 comments | 2136 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 2136 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Van overturns in wet weather

Slick roads may have been the cause of an overturned vehicle this morning in Vintage Hills. At approximately 10:45 a.m.,...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2008
Last comment by Gene, on Jan 8, 2008 at 5:11 pm | 6 comments | 2135 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Looking for Homeschooling Resources and Groups in/near Pleasanton

I have two children: 4th and 8th graders and am seriously considering homeschooling them. I have an advanced degree and am...

Original post made by Interested in HomeSchooling on Oct. 6, 2011
Last comment by Interested in Homeschooling, on Oct 11, 2011 at 9:10 am | 35 comments | 2135 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Goodguys 30th-year show heading to Fairgrounds next weekend

Do you remember what your family car was in 1983, if you were even born by then? Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=8797...

Original post made on Feb. 29, 2012
Last comment by P*town Truth Tellers, on Mar 2, 2012 at 3:48 pm | 4 comments | 2135 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Serial robbery suspect arrested after car chase

California Highway Patrol arrested a man in Manteca Tuesday morning suspected in several robberies in the Bay Area and Central...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2008
Last comment by thanks for the enertainment, on May 12, 2009 at 2:43 am | 19 comments | 2134 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

What happened on Santa Rita Road right before freeway exsit

There appeared to be nearly 15 police cars, a fire truck, ambulance etc. I could not tell what happened but it did not look...

Original post made by community member on Aug. 29, 2010
Last comment by Pro-Law, on Aug 31, 2010 at 2:23 pm | 3 comments | 2134 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A taxing situation

The time for the school district to deal with the budget crisis has come. The state budget was finalized Thursday morning,...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2009
Last comment by another parent, on Feb 23, 2009 at 9:42 am | 105 comments | 2133 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Charges filed in 2008 Angela Street arson

In a case that took more than two years to investigate, the former co-owner of a home on Angela Street has been charged with...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2010
Last comment by A Neighbor, on Dec 22, 2010 at 10:09 pm | 4 comments | 2133 Views

AROUND TOWN

Downtown Gene passed away

Our own Downtown Gene passed away recently. if you knew him you got a smile, a hello and how you doing...he will be missed.......

Original post made by Chris on Mar. 4, 2013
Last comment by Kim and Mia, on Mar 6, 2013 at 9:13 pm | 16 comments | 2133 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

It's only Thursday but blankets are ready

It's only Thursday afternoon and already Candy Sheldon and others are claiming blanket space at Lions Wayside Park for the...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2008
Last comment by Leslie, on Jul 14, 2008 at 7:28 am | 14 comments | 2132 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Guest Opinion

My second grader came home from school the other day and reported to me that in some of the older elementary grades, the...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2008
Last comment by A high school mom, on Jan 2, 2009 at 12:26 pm | 26 comments | 2132 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Same-sex marriage rights group to announce today on moving ballot measure to 2012

Courage Campaign, a statewide group that supports same-sex marriage rights, is due to announce today if it will continue...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 18, 2014 at 9:50 am | 71 comments | 2132 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Afghan author to talk about his new book on the country tonight at Pleasanton's Library

Atta Arghandiwal, who immigrated to the Bay Area in the early 1980s, will talk about his recently published memoir at 7 p.m....

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2013
Last comment by Lucy, on Jan 19, 2013 at 7:14 pm | 12 comments | 2132 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

So many centennials

The year 1913 was memorable indeed! Coin collectors will relate to the first minting of Buffalo or Indian Head nickels. When...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2013
Last comment by Homeowner, on Aug 16, 2013 at 8:16 am | 1 comment | 2132 Views
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