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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Annoyed with Father's Day and Mother's Day

I don't like having the government making these holidays. I am a mother and I don't like Mother's Day. I don't want some...

Original post made by Mom on Jun. 20, 2009
Last comment by IMHO, on Jun 26, 2009 at 6:45 pm | 37 comments | 1670 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What would your schools look like?

I think both sides agree that there can be substantial improvement to our education system. So my question to all of you...

Original post made by MrNice on Feb. 9, 2010
Last comment by To the teacher, on Feb 13, 2010 at 1:38 pm | 33 comments | 1670 Views

AROUND TOWN

Weird Smell in Safeway Parking Lot

Okay, I need those of you with time on your hands to go to Safeway. In the parking lot outside the front of Safeway there...

Original post made by Alison on Dec. 3, 2008
Last comment by Mia, on Dec 5, 2008 at 12:58 pm | 6 comments | 1669 Views

AROUND TOWN

Walmart grocery

What's the latest? Anyone know? Are they going in the old Nob Hill store?...

Original post made by Ellen on Oct. 30, 2011
Last comment by Warning, on Nov 1, 2011 at 8:41 am | 10 comments | 1669 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Counselors stationed at all Pleasanton elementary schools today to help students cope with Sandy Hook tragedy

The Pleasanton school district will have a counselor or a psychologist at every elementary school today to help students...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2012
Last comment by William, on Dec 18, 2012 at 8:54 am | 5 comments | 1669 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Weddings

Alison Weaver & Thomas Brown Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4033 posted Friday,...

Original post made on May. 16, 2008
Last comment by Julie, on May 16, 2008 at 12:07 pm | 5 comments | 1668 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Test scores show Pleasanton's on top

Twelve out of the 15 schools in the Pleasanton Unified School District (PUSD) are in the top 10 percent of schools statewide,...

Original post made on May. 14, 2010
Last comment by Caesar, on May 21, 2010 at 5:11 pm | 51 comments | 1668 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton native has two months to live

Janet Liang, a 25 year old girl from Pleasanton and UCLA graduate, is holding onto life after battling Leukemia for the past...

Original post made by Jon on Jan. 25, 2012
Last comment by Glenn Wohltmann, on Jan 27, 2012 at 11:29 am | 5 comments | 1668 Views

AROUND TOWN

Use of Empty StoreFronts

Instead of letting the Downtown look so pathetic with the empty storefront Windows adding up, I think the city should make...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Jan. 12, 2009
Last comment by Kris, on Jan 15, 2009 at 6:07 pm | 13 comments | 1667 Views

SPORTS

Raising the stakes

For Pleasanton horse trainer Jeff Bonde, it's pretty obvious why being successful during the Alameda County Fair is so important. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2009
Last comment by Luke Skywalker, on Jul 6, 2009 at 9:40 am | 1 comment | 1667 Views

AROUND TOWN

El Balazo restaurant couple sentenced for tax evasion, other charges

Marino Sandoval and his wife Nicole, the Pleasanton couple who owned and ran the El Balazo restaurants in Pleasanton, Danville,...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2012
Last comment by Jimmy McGill, on Jan 5, 2013 at 7:34 pm | 36 comments | 1667 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Dump Oak Grove "flip flopper" Councilman Campbell

The expected occurred at the special council meeting regarding the Oak Grove appeal. Matt Campbell was the only one of the...

Original post made by frank on Apr. 29, 2008
Last comment by Smitty, on May 3, 2008 at 12:56 pm | 12 comments | 1666 Views

RESTAURANTS

Downtown Restaurant will be open late on Grad Night

Blue Agave on Main Street has graciously agreed to take reservations until 10pm on Graduation night, June 12th. In return,...

Original post made by Brenda Abramovich on May. 27, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 5, 2009 at 9:58 pm | 2 comments | 1666 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 | 1666 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

PG&E indicted on criminal charges for 2010 San Bruno pipeline explosion

PG&E Co. was indicted by a federal grand jury in San Francisco Tuesday on 12 criminal charges of violating a U.S. pipeline...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 4, 2014 at 6:53 pm | 14 comments | 1666 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sirens last night 12/8/08

Does anyone know what all the sirens were for last night? There were a lot of them for about a half hour to 45 minutes. I'm...

Original post made by Ray on Dec. 9, 2008
Last comment by tyler, on Jan 8, 2009 at 10:56 am | 5 comments | 1665 Views

SPORTS

Huff's Ladies Day at the Races another success

Yesterday's Kay's Ladies Day at the Races attracted more than 100 women as the annual event organized by Kay Huff continued...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2009
Last comment by Mike Hosterman, on Jul 11, 2009 at 10:22 pm | 1 comment | 1665 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents weigh in on elementary school homework

Parents of elementary school children in Pleasanton had their say at last week's homework forum, the first this year for...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2011
Last comment by Feel lucky, on Feb 7, 2011 at 7:50 am | 25 comments | 1665 Views

AROUND TOWN

Malatesta new president of Pleasanton Downtown Association

Vic Malatesta, owner of Vic's All Star Kitchen on Main Street, was installed Tuesday as the new president of the Pleasanton...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2014
Last comment by mg, on Feb 13, 2014 at 3:19 pm | 2 comments | 1665 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Pelosi: Health care 'public option' needs new name

How stupid do they think we are? http://www.breitbart.com/article.php?id=D9BIUUF02&show_article=1 Perhaps we should...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Oct. 26, 2009
Last comment by Kaboom!, on Oct 30, 2009 at 10:32 pm | 94 comments | 1664 Views
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A Norman Rockwell Town
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David Brooks at his Best and Worst
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Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
By Tim Hunt | 32 comments | 856 views