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Torrico honors downtown businesswoman as 'local hero'

State Assemblyman Alberto Torrico (D-20th) has honored local businesswoman Leslie Braga "for her tremendous contributions"...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2008
Last comment by Susie, on Jan 7, 2008 at 8:25 pm | 3 comments | 1823 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Shrinking Enrollment at Amador?

Checking my child's "Zangle" GPA, I noticed in the last column that the class of 2011 started with 711 kids, dropped to 609,...

Original post made by John Adams on Feb. 5, 2009
Last comment by Clued In, on Feb 8, 2009 at 7:01 pm | 6 comments | 1823 Views

AROUND TOWN

Guess, 4 other new stores opening at Stoneridge Shopping Center

Stoneridge Shopping Center will open five new stores before the end of the year, including Guess, a retailer of luxury American...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2010
Last comment by Kiosk problem, on Aug 10, 2010 at 10:25 am | 18 comments | 1822 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Local educators endorse Congressman McNerney

LOCAL EDUCATORS ENDORSE MCNERNEY Dublin, CA Eighty local educators and education officials today offered their strong...

Original post made by Chet on Sep. 29, 2010
Last comment by Mirror Mirror, on Oct 2, 2010 at 10:44 pm | 10 comments | 1822 Views

AROUND TOWN

Appeals process works just fine

Elected and appointed officials in Pleasanton may have their faults, but not listening to homeowners who have comments or...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2012
Last comment by Get the Facts Straight, on Mar 21, 2012 at 9:34 am | 8 comments | 1822 Views

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Construction starts on $2.4 million trail between Pleasanton-Dublin

Ground was broken this week on a 794-foot project to connect trails in Pleasanton and Dublin that end abruptly at Interstate...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2012
Last comment by Curtis, on Apr 15, 2012 at 4:19 pm | 33 comments | 1822 Views

AROUND TOWN

Girasole Closed

I will miss you Scoozi Bread! Maybe the Pleasanton Weekly can get Skip to share the recipe with all of us who have enjoyed...

Original post made by Gladys on Sep. 29, 2013
Last comment by Been there, on Oct 2, 2013 at 12:38 pm | 15 comments | 1822 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Helping others better understand English

They volunteer to give back to the community, but what they don't expect to gain from the experience are the friendships...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2014
Last comment by Citizen, on Jun 25, 2014 at 12:47 pm | 7 comments | 1822 Views

AROUND TOWN

What Am I Doing? Sorting Trash

OK, has anyone figured out a clean and space saving method to handle trash with the new PGS sorting requirements? My small...

Original post made by Trashsorter on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by Fellow Recyler, on Sep 17, 2009 at 3:07 pm | 33 comments | 1821 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Weekly aids in CCOP Cover up

It seems that as soon a Pleasanton Weekly caught wind of the 67 posts in a matter of a few days with candid concerns and...

Original post made by CCOP Cover Up on Aug. 30, 2010
Last comment by CallyGirl, on Aug 31, 2010 at 4:57 pm | 8 comments | 1821 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What about the PUSD High Schools?

This past year I was Chairman of the AVHS School Site Council and Chairman of the AVHS PTSA Grant Committee. I share the...

Original post made by Al Cohen on Jun. 4, 2011
Last comment by My 2 cents, on Jun 6, 2011 at 11:06 am | 24 comments | 1821 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Occupiers continue assult on Americans

Occupiers (sh** disturbers) continue their ignorant assult on Americans. Now they're making plans for disturbing a century-old...

Original post made by ANTI-anarchists on Dec. 28, 2011
Last comment by anon, on Dec 30, 2011 at 5:57 pm | 39 comments | 1821 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Minors banned from First Wednesday beer garden

People wanting to knock back a beer or sip a glass of wine while listening to The Houserockers band during the August First...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2008
Last comment by aaron, on Sep 11, 2008 at 1:39 pm | 30 comments | 1820 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Wells Fargo inside Safeway robbed

Police are searching for a suspected bank robber who fled the Wells Fargo inside of Safeway on Santa Rita Road with an undisclosed...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2008
Last comment by Rat Turd, on Jan 15, 2010 at 1:09 pm | 17 comments | 1820 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Search begins for new Pleasanton school superintendent

The search for Pleasanton school Superintendent John Casey's replacement was set in motion this week as the school board...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Nov 1, 2009 at 1:01 am | 57 comments | 1820 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 | 1820 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Where was AVHS' Marching Band?

Doesn't Amador's marching band usually end the parade at the Foothill Band Review?...

Original post made by Judy on Oct. 24, 2009
Last comment by Judy, on Oct 27, 2009 at 9:12 pm | 17 comments | 1819 Views

AROUND TOWN

Parents push school board for class size cuts

About 30 parents turned out at the Pleasanton school board on Tuesday night to push once again for smaller class sizes. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2013
Last comment by W. White, on Oct 25, 2013 at 1:25 pm | 8 comments | 1819 Views

AROUND TOWN

Problems surface with precinct locations, unwanted absentee ballots

Today's voting went smoothly in most parts of the city, but there were flaws. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=514...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2008
Last comment by a friend, on Feb 5, 2008 at 9:05 pm | 1 comment | 1818 Views

AROUND TOWN

Now open: nearly 1,100 acres of open space at Pleasanton Ridge

If you like hiking, biking or riding horseback atop the Pleasanton Ridge, you can now enjoy an additional 5 miles of trails...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2008
Last comment by JXL39, on Oct 23, 2009 at 3:02 am | 13 comments | 1818 Views
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Saving Water
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