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AROUND TOWN

Drinking in the Park

Lawns in the parks are Green and drinking in the park on friday night is ok. WHY,WHY,WHY????...

Original post made by HA on May. 30, 2014
Last comment by get some manners, on Jun 7, 2014 at 6:58 pm | 33 comments | 1894 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Torlakson sworn in as new State Superintendent of Schools

Former Democratic State Senator and Assemblyman Tom Torlakson was sworn in today as California's 27th State Superintendent...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2011
Last comment by Jerry, on Jan 9, 2011 at 5:23 pm | 4 comments | 1893 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Safeway board approves 21% increase in quarterly dividend

Safeway Inc. announced Tuesday that its board of directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend, reflecting a 21%...

Original post made on May. 16, 2012
Last comment by Ted, on May 20, 2012 at 9:24 am | 5 comments | 1893 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 | 1893 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Yes on 99, if you're in favor of governmental control and property confiscation

Confused about Prop 98 and 99? Well of course you are, and thatís intentional. Most of what you hear is designed to take...

Original post made by Kevin on May. 27, 2008
Last comment by DCM, on May 30, 2008 at 11:09 pm | 3 comments | 1892 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Police arrest five after robbery, beating on Vineyard Avenue

Pleasanton police arrested five men Monday night for allegedly robbing and beating a man and threatening to beat up another...

Original post made on May. 5, 2009
Last comment by Taco, on Jul 28, 2009 at 7:14 pm | 75 comments | 1892 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Request for a Town Meeting with Jerry McNerney about Obama's Healthcare Plan

If Obama's healthcare plan has not been adopted before the August recess of Congress, this is a very very strong request...

Original post made by Concerned Pleasanton Resident on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by Debbie, on Aug 10, 2009 at 8:23 pm | 14 comments | 1892 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 | 1892 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1892 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD District Administrators Get Jobs Back

Business as usually at PUSD: If you have not looked at the Board agenda for Monday night, take a look, yes Monday night...

Original post made by Peter on Jun. 21, 2009
Last comment by Yo OMG, on Jun 23, 2009 at 8:53 pm | 29 comments | 1891 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letter: Pentin's advertising pollution

Much to my dismay, I awoke Saturday to the sound of a single engine airplane circling above my neighborhood. At first I just...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2008
Last comment by Jerry, on Nov 2, 2008 at 12:52 am | 13 comments | 1890 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Aprox. 25 cars had their tires slashed!!

I keep waiting to see if this comes up in the local news but nada. On the morning of March 6th aprox. 25 cars had one or...

Original post made by Maria Iglesias on Mar. 8, 2009
Last comment by Maria Iglesias, on Mar 11, 2009 at 1:27 pm | 11 comments | 1890 Views

SPORTS

Debut on the MLB mound

Former Pleasanton resident Brad Bergeson made his first trip to the Major League Baseball mound Tuesday night, only allowing...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2009
Last comment by SportsFan, on Apr 23, 2009 at 10:04 am | 8 comments | 1890 Views

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 | 1890 Views

AROUND TOWN

Don't fix that dishwasher yet...

Our dishes have been coming out with a thick film on them. Before I had it serviced I called the Pleasanton Water District....

Original post made by Mumbo on Mar. 22, 2010
Last comment by Lee, on Mar 30, 2010 at 8:34 am | 21 comments | 1890 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Investigators searching for source of widespread phone calls from Pleasanton utility billing office

A number of households in Pleasanton have been receiving calls since mid-day yesterday from a telephone number identified...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2011
Last comment by rational man, on Jul 28, 2011 at 11:27 am | 21 comments | 1890 Views

AROUND TOWN

Antioch's Ridiculous Cat Extermination/Starvation Ordinance

The City of Antioch could actually be working on something useful like how to fight crime, prevent kidnapped children from...

Original post made by Mew, I\'m starving on Apr. 9, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 13, 2014 at 9:26 am | 10 comments | 1890 Views

AROUND TOWN

Anonymity or Illusion?

PW, Yesterday I had a conversation with someone who had an interesting perspective on one of the current topics. I suggested...

Original post made by Anonymity or illusion? on Jul. 13, 2008
Last comment by Stacey, on Jul 21, 2008 at 1:13 pm | 27 comments | 1889 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Social Security payments to Canadians

Recently we had a couple of visitors from Canada. Years ago my husband had worked in Canada for an american company for...

Original post made by Karen on Nov. 27, 2010
Last comment by J Flack, on Nov 29, 2010 at 11:46 am | 7 comments | 1889 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Amador Valley High's 'We the People' team among top 10 advancing to finals Monday

Amador Valley High School is advancing to the championship round of the 2011 "We the People: The Citizen and the Constitution"...

Original post made on May. 1, 2011
Last comment by Rene Siegel, on May 3, 2011 at 10:37 am | 10 comments | 1889 Views
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