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SCHOOLS & KIDS

School Board Ignores Lowest Bid for Search Firm - Ignorance or Arrogance?

In reading the article http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2015/10/28/pleasanton-school-board-selects-superintendent-search-firms-to-interview-for-contract....

Original post made by Just a School Board Watcher on Oct. 29, 2015
Last comment by Get the Facts, on Nov 1, 2015 at 6:54 pm | 20 comments | 1158 Views

AROUND TOWN

Budget surplus helps trim pension liabilities

With the state bleeding red ink and many California cities and school districts also facing budget woes, the city of Pleasanton...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2011
Last comment by Pan, on Nov 18, 2011 at 10:54 pm | 20 comments | 1650 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Mcnerney's town hall meeting

Jerry Mcnerney is planning on having a town hall meeting next week over the phone. He will take questions on the health care...

Original post made by concerned citizen on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by Pete, on Aug 22, 2009 at 5:51 pm | 20 comments | 1815 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD Coordinator of Communication & Community Engagement Takes Vulgar Shot

On Friday the Coordinator of Communication & Community Engagement (who was brought into Pleasanton Unified School District...

Original post made by Sue on Nov. 1, 2015
Last comment by Not too surprised, on Nov 2, 2015 at 8:29 pm | 20 comments | 1447 Views

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Shoppers cheer as New Leaf Community Markets opens in Pleasanton

If crowds waiting through a near-hour-long grand opening ceremony are any indication of support, the celebration Wednesday...

Original post made on May. 16, 2013
Last comment by Shopper, on May 17, 2013 at 12:17 pm | 20 comments | 3010 Views

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what's happening to the old Nob Hill store?

I received a postcard in the mail yesterday stating that Walmart might be moving into the old Nob HIll store on Santa Rita....

Original post made by puzzled on Apr. 15, 2011
Last comment by Helen, on Jun 30, 2011 at 4:35 pm | 20 comments | 5170 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 | 2515 Views

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Pleasanton TEA (Taxed Enough ALready) Party!! April 15th!

Pleasae come out and let your voice be heard. This is a Bi-partisan event. Pleasanton TEA Party Date: Wednesday, April...

Original post made by Dr. B on Apr. 1, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Apr 3, 2009 at 10:50 pm | 20 comments | 3209 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom plans to seek governor's post in 2018

Lt. Gov. and former San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom said yesterday that he plans to run for governor in 2018. Read the...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2015
Last comment by Franklin, on Feb 18, 2015 at 10:11 am | 20 comments | 2108 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama/Emanuel Places a Horses Head on FoxNews' President's Bed...

When I first heard this, I did not think it actually happened. But it did. Read the despicable truth. The Obama administration...

Original post made by ! on Oct. 23, 2009
Last comment by poster boy, on Oct 23, 2009 at 7:59 pm | 20 comments | 1763 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board looks at locations for new elementaries

With the need for two new elementary schools and hundreds of millions of dollars in repairs to existing facilities, the Pleasanton...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 3, 2014 at 5:11 pm | 20 comments | 5700 Views

RESTAURANTS

Planners OK McKay's Taphouse on Main Street

The Pleasanton Planning Commission, with the support of the Pleasanton Downtown Association, has approved a bid by Barbara...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2014
Last comment by Map, on Mar 3, 2015 at 7:37 am | 20 comments | 8373 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Judge dismisses Lin family lawsuit against Pleasanton

Pleasanton has won its legal battle with landowners Jennifer and Fredric Lin, who sued the city for the right to build 51...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2011
Last comment by b, on Mar 1, 2011 at 5:00 pm | 20 comments | 2816 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

My observations about people who vote yes on Measure G and those who vote No

Prior to this special election, I did not know which way I would vote on Measure G. I have read the Pleasanton Weekly blogs...

Original post made by Kate on May. 27, 2009
Last comment by Susan, on May 28, 2009 at 11:47 pm | 20 comments | 1605 Views

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What's with the unmarked police minivan?

I saw someone get pulled over by a unmarked white minivan that had the typical flashing red & blue lights in the upper part...

Original post made by Brian on Dec. 27, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Teacher, on Dec 30, 2010 at 10:26 am | 20 comments | 10819 Views

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Property tax for county's hazardous waste fee rising tomorrow

Residents of Alameda County pay more starting tomorrow, July 1, to dispose of hazardous waste following adoption of a new...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2014
Last comment by Damon, on Jul 1, 2014 at 4:38 pm | 20 comments | 5195 Views

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Is this I-680 or the Donner Pass?

Journal Entry September 29, 2010 I'm writing this in case I do not make it. My family and the world need to know how...

Original post made by Jeff on Sep. 29, 2010
Last comment by Extended Resident, on Sep 30, 2010 at 7:15 pm | 20 comments | 2218 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Council to ask for 20% water use cut, but rates could go up

The City Council will consider a resolution tonight asking Pleasanton residents to voluntarily reduce water consumption by...

Original post made on May. 5, 2009
Last comment by Lee, on May 7, 2009 at 9:13 am | 20 comments | 1925 Views

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Letter: Support Measure D

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6922 posted Friday, April 23, 2010,...

Original post made on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by full court press?, on May 18, 2010 at 9:25 pm | 20 comments | 1373 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letter: Trust Hosterman, not Brozosky

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4496 posted Friday, September 12,...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2008
Last comment by Fred, on Sep 22, 2008 at 8:49 pm | 20 comments | 2269 Views
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Hotel and more big box stores planned for El Charro Road
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