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Drug and alcohol use leads to more expulsions from Pleasanton schools

An increase in drinking and drugs on campus has led to 33 expulsions and 604 suspensions in the Pleasanton Unified School...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2010
Last comment by anonymous, on Jul 15, 2010 at 3:27 pm | 13 comments | 1699 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton PD "Takes Steps to Better Train" Officers After Arrest

http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2012/06/21/california-law-enforcement-unclear-on-legality-of-bullet-button/ In the above...

Original post made by Pro-Law on Jun. 22, 2012
Last comment by lance grenamyer, on Jul 3, 2012 at 7:33 pm | 13 comments | 1699 Views

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Pages of Pleasanton's past

Who is this Kottinger guy? And what's this you hear about a Hearst's castle in Pleasanton? Why did San Francisco own Pleasanton...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2008
Last comment by martin, on Feb 12, 2008 at 12:54 am | 3 comments | 1698 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Does Steve Brozosky engage in Karl Rove style politics?

After Steve Brozosky’s 2006 election campaign, many were left wondering if Steve Brozosky and campaign manager Dan Carl believe...

Original post made by Ryan on Sep. 12, 2008
Last comment by Fred, on Sep 17, 2008 at 2:40 pm | 12 comments | 1698 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

What is the plan going forward?

Well the dust has settled for the most part on the elections both nationally, statewide, and locally. Everyone is aware...

Original post made by What is the plan? on Nov. 4, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 6, 2010 at 3:20 pm | 16 comments | 1698 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Did PUSD make the case for a new tax?

Let's see. Last night (1/25) PUSD said their options are 1) cut spending 2) raise revenues and 3) spend reserves. And then...

Original post made by Start Afresh on Jan. 26, 2011
Last comment by concerned parent, on Jan 30, 2011 at 6:47 pm | 48 comments | 1698 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

OAH Hearing-Valexis Sutton (Walnut Grove) - Kinglsey conflict of interest

http://www.documents.dgs.ca.gov/oah/CaseSettingsReports/agweekly_09-13-13.pdf indicates that Walnut Grove custodian Valexis...

Original post made by WG Fact Finding on Dec. 20, 2013
Last comment by Tim, on Dec 21, 2013 at 10:59 am | 19 comments | 1698 Views

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New Marriott Hotel opens in Pleasanton

Hotel employees, executives and ambassadors from the Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce celebrated this morning the renovations...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2008
Last comment by Sam, on Apr 10, 2008 at 5:09 pm | 3 comments | 1697 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Mothers form group to deal with drug addicted children

Mothers with a Purpose, a newly formed support group, has been organized in Pleasanton to deal with deal with drug addicted...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2011
Last comment by Glenn Wohltmann, on Jul 18, 2011 at 11:46 am | 16 comments | 1697 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Road rage incident leads to arrest

What began as a typical highway incident, with two cars jockeying back and forth between lanes and through traffic, escalated...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 8, 2013 at 8:52 pm | 20 comments | 1697 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

All-electronic tolling to start in late March on Golden Gate Bridge

With the Golden Gate Bridge moving to all-electronic tolling by the end of March, bridge officials Wednesday began handing...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 22, 2013 at 9:43 am | 8 comments | 1697 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Inmate escapes from Santa Rita Jail

Alameda County deputies are searching for an inmate who has escaped from the Santa Rita Jail in Dublin. Ismael Cesda, 21,...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2011
Last comment by Stacy, on Mar 5, 2011 at 3:18 pm | 9 comments | 1696 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney Voted to Ban Waterboarding...Which We Now Know Was Instrumental in Capturing OBL

McNerney...You owe us an apology. Your leftist ideology weakens our country. If this waterboarding ban had been in effect...

Original post made by Dana on May. 3, 2011
Last comment by Stacey, on May 9, 2011 at 1:54 pm | 59 comments | 1696 Views

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Safeway to open new Pleasanton store at 8 a.m. Friday

Safeway will open its new Pleasanton Lifestyle supermarket at Bernal and Valley avenues at 8 a.m. Friday. Read the full...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2011
Last comment by Tianna Martinez , on Nov 18, 2011 at 1:48 pm | 17 comments | 1696 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Missing Lathrop 1-year-old safe; Pleasanton police find car used in abduction

An Amber Alert issued for a 1-year-old girl who was allegedly abducted by her father from her San Joaquin County home near...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 12, 2012 at 6:49 pm | 14 comments | 1696 Views

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Olivia Sanwong

I'm confused. I've been trying to read up on the candidates and am getting conflicting information. On the one hand,...

Original post made by Confused. on Apr. 1, 2013
Last comment by lcc-ridgerider, on Apr 3, 2013 at 1:40 pm | 11 comments | 1696 Views

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Obituaries

William Heffelfinger Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4343 posted Friday, August...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2008
Last comment by Panya Wilson, on Aug 28, 2008 at 10:13 pm | 1 comment | 1695 Views

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What are your pet peeves?

What are things people do around town that just get to you? Here are a few of mine: - Individuals who cruise in the left...

Original post made by Pleasanton Parent on Jan. 9, 2010
Last comment by suz e q, on Jan 18, 2010 at 11:18 pm | 49 comments | 1695 Views

SPORTS

Another lackluster performance by the Foothill Hs X Country Coach

High school cross country is well under way and as normal Foothill HS cannot hold a candle to the Amador HS team. Is the...

Original post made by Bernard Laffer on Oct. 12, 2012
Last comment by Rennirhome@gmail.com, on Oct 16, 2012 at 3:52 pm | 1 comment | 1695 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Competing hillside initiatives head to Nov. 4 ballot box

Councilman Matt Sullivan Tuesday criticized three of his colleagues on the council, including Mayor Jennifer Hosterman, of...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2008
Last comment by frank, on Jul 19, 2008 at 9:54 pm | 10 comments | 1694 Views
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