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COMMENTS ON STORIES

Woman's body found in brush at BART station

A woman's body was found Thursday afternoon in the brush near the East Dublin/Pleasanton BART station parking structure,...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2012
Last comment by resident, on Jul 20, 2012 at 1:05 pm | 10 comments | 2045 Views

AROUND TOWN

City Council OKs new Housing Element, ending 7-year legal battle at cost of $3.9 million

The Pleasanton City Council voted 4-1 Tuesday night to add a new Housing Element commitment to the city's General Plan, a...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2012
Last comment by Loyal Resident, on Oct 19, 2012 at 12:47 pm | 16 comments | 2045 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton students not the norm

Studies show (http://www.kff.org/entmedia/entmedia012010nr.cfm) that average teenagers spend over 7.5 hours per day on media...

Original post made by Me Too on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by katie, on Oct 13, 2010 at 5:00 pm | 27 comments | 2044 Views

AROUND TOWN

Food fight festival coming to Fairgrounds Oct. 1

Sometimes a little good, clean fun leaves you covered in smashed tomatoes. Come next month, the fruit will be flying in Pleasanton...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2011
Last comment by Tomato, tomahto, $25, on Sep 22, 2011 at 10:35 am | 10 comments | 2044 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Homeless man found dead in sleeping bag near Hopyard and I-580

Pleasanton police say an as-yet unidentified homeless man was found dead Monday afternoon in a sleeping bag near where Hopyard...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2011
Last comment by The Jurich Family, on Dec 15, 2011 at 12:21 pm | 13 comments | 2044 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 | 2044 Views

AROUND TOWN

Changes, new features for Town Square

As some of you have noticed, we are in the process of making a few changes in how Town Square operates. These stem from our...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on Sep. 12, 2014
Last comment by digitalFlack, on Sep 17, 2014 at 9:41 am | 18 comments | 2044 Views

AROUND TOWN

School board sets special meeting for Saturday on conflict of interest concerns

The Pleasanton school board will hold a special meeting Saturday to discuss governance--how the board is run--and to get...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2010
Last comment by Mr. Geeneeyus, on Dec 20, 2010 at 11:26 am | 47 comments | 2043 Views

SPORTS

Kids do the crazyist things

With all the stories lately about young people doing crazy things, I thought that I would tell the story about my youngest...

Original post made by tango on Feb. 26, 2011
Last comment by Susan, on Feb 28, 2011 at 2:16 pm | 4 comments | 2043 Views

AROUND TOWN

Our mayor vs. Canada's tar sands

We don't often comment on national or global issues, but since Mayor Jennifer Hosterman is speaking out publicly on behalf...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2011
Last comment by Ngo Loon, on Dec 1, 2011 at 9:17 am | 32 comments | 2043 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sensiba a boost for ValleyCare

With Obama-care changes coming next year along with reductions in what Medicare and private health insurance carriers will...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2013
Last comment by Really Blows, on Sep 2, 2013 at 8:50 am | 2 comments | 2043 Views

SPORTS

Great Bull Run, Tomato Royale at Fairgrounds tomorrow

The Great Bull Run and Tomato Royale are coming to the Alameda County Fairgrounds tomorrow and the events are not for the...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2014
Last comment by dorenatlt, on Jul 30, 2014 at 8:15 am | 12 comments | 2043 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

For mayor of Pleasanton: now there are three

Planning Commissioner Anne Fox and former commissioner Mary Roberts plan to challenge Mayor Jennifer Hosterman for the city's...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2008
Last comment by Vinelander, on Jul 26, 2008 at 9:53 pm | 20 comments | 2042 Views

AROUND TOWN

Volunteers needed to help Bay Area homeless veterans

Caring citizens are invited to join in giving a "hand up" to our less fortunate men and women who have served honorably in...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 17, 2012 at 4:30 pm | 7 comments | 2041 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Letter: Pedestrians in danger on First Street

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4105 posted Friday, June 6, 2008,...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2008
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 13, 2008 at 4:08 pm | 4 comments | 2040 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hometown Holiday Parade kicks off at 5:30 p.m. Saturday

A total of 73 parade entry groups are prepping for the Hometown Holiday Parade this Saturday, to be held in downtown Pleasanton. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2009
Last comment by Gina, on Dec 1, 2012 at 7:40 pm | 32 comments | 2040 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Oakland PD Officers

What a tragedy. Those poor families. ...

Original post made by Pro-Law on Mar. 22, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 3, 2009 at 4:30 pm | 23 comments | 2039 Views

RESTAURANTS

When did You Be's Pizza close?

Ok, we haven't been picking up pizza lately, but I was sad tonight to learn that You Be's Pizza is not opened any more. Does...

Original post made by Sad on Dec. 2, 2009
Last comment by Oliver Heaviside, on Jan 3, 2010 at 10:50 am | 1 comment | 2039 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton SAT scores well above state average

SAT scores rose last year for five of eight local high schools with the percentage of area scores over 1500 -- a state benchmark...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Aug 28, 2011 at 2:59 pm | 35 comments | 2039 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letter: Animal Services should cite dog owners

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3466 posted Friday, January 18,...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2008
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 22, 2008 at 4:57 pm | 4 comments | 2038 Views
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