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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Man taking pictures at local park

I recently saw a man (possibly in his late 20s or early 30s) standing across the street by the apartment buildings taking...

Original post made by Stay Alert on Nov. 18, 2010
Last comment by Maja7, on Nov 19, 2010 at 12:31 pm | 2 comments | 1727 Views

AROUND TOWN

Country Folk Art Craft Show this weekend

Country Folk Art Craft Show will feature thousands of home and hand-made quality items by top artisian-crafters from across...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 21, 2010 at 12:26 pm | 2 comments | 1199 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

8% tuition hike for UC students passes with 5 regents voting against

In a move that disgruntled many students, the University of California Board of Regents has approved an 8 percent tuition...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 26, 2010 at 5:25 pm | 2 comments | 1465 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Counties can't 'opt out' of sharing fingerprints of those arrested with federal immigration officials

Federal immigration officials have rejected calls by San Francisco and Santa Clara counties to opt out of a controversial...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2010
Last comment by 73% did have Criminal Records!, on Dec 2, 2010 at 4:21 pm | 2 comments | 1019 Views

SPORTS

Amador boys freshmen win Monte Vista Diablo Classic

The Amador Valley High School freshmen boys soccer team won the 13th Annual Monte Vista Diablo Classic tournament over the...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2010
Last comment by Lily, on Dec 2, 2010 at 11:43 am | 2 comments | 2567 Views

AROUND TOWN

Valley Humane to sponsor 'Winter Wonderland' home tour on Sunday

Valley Humane Society will sponsor a "Walkin' in a Winter Wonderland" holiday home tour and fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 3...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2010
Last comment by Melissa, on Dec 3, 2010 at 8:24 am | 2 comments | 1043 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Concert Band plans free holiday program Sunday

The Pleasanton Community Concert Band will present a concert of special Christmas music at 2 p.m. Sunday in the downtown...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2010
Last comment by Craig Rossi, on Dec 6, 2010 at 12:53 pm | 2 comments | 1185 Views

AROUND TOWN

Community Concert Band honored for 35 years of service

Local artist Charlotte Severin presented a commemorative plaque to the Pleasanton Community Concert Band Sunday following...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2010
Last comment by Debbie Look, on Dec 9, 2010 at 9:22 pm | 2 comments | 1193 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Military Families mobilize to get packages to troops in war zones

Have you ever put together a care package for a son or daughter at college? Multiply that by 260 and you can begin to comprehend...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2010
Last comment by Snapshot, on Dec 9, 2010 at 9:48 am | 2 comments | 1053 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

To the PW Forum Editors

Pleasanton Weekly, The initial thread on the article "Hosterman names City Council colleague Cook-Kallio as vice mayor,...

Original post made by Billie on Dec. 10, 2010
Last comment by Heavy Handed, on Dec 15, 2010 at 1:26 pm | 2 comments | 1384 Views

AROUND TOWN

Our reporter finds Santa's not always a big hit with her own children

A visit with Santa can go a couple of different ways: either with a happy ending with candy cane in hand, or a young mother...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2010
Last comment by JR, on Dec 12, 2010 at 5:16 pm | 2 comments | 1058 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Big turnout for Pleasanton soldier returning from Afghanistan

About 75 family, friends and other Pleasanton well-wishers welcomed home Army Specialist Liberato Vallavicencio Saturday...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 13, 2010 at 8:00 pm | 2 comments | 1245 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Enjoy the sunshine while it lasts, rain is heading our way

Mostly sunny skies are in the forecast for Pleasanton and the Tri-Valley today, but that could be the last of the sunshine...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2010
Last comment by Gidget, on Dec 18, 2010 at 4:29 pm | 2 comments | 1398 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Services tomorrow for Amador Valley grad Michel David, who was killed in San Diego

Funeral services are scheduled tomorrow for Michel Rose David, 22, who died last Friday in San Diego. Read the full story...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 18, 2010 at 3:11 pm | 2 comments | 2576 Views

AROUND TOWN

Can of Worms

Pleasanton Weekly just opened a can of worms by allowing birth announcement. Now everyone will be announcing their wedding,...

Original post made by Just me on Dec. 24, 2010
Last comment by pleasanton parent, on Dec 25, 2010 at 12:32 pm | 2 comments | 1224 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police arrest 15 so far in county-wide search for DUI suspects

Law enforcement officers in Alameda County have arrested 15 people so far as part of a county-wide drunken driver warrant...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2010
Last comment by Donutpig, on Jan 2, 2011 at 3:15 pm | 2 comments | 1762 Views

AROUND TOWN

DSRSD plans bond issue after receiving good credit score

The Dublin San Ramon Services District (DSRSD) has received two good credit ratings which will provide favorable interest...

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2011
Last comment by GX, on Jan 2, 2011 at 1:50 pm | 2 comments | 1514 Views

RESTAURANTS

Unprofessional business practice

As of Dec. 10th when our group of four had dinner at Stacey's Cafe, no written, posted sign, nor verbal announcement was...

Original post made by Bill on Jan. 6, 2011
Last comment by sherry, on Apr 20, 2011 at 10:29 am | 2 comments | 2963 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

8th Ryan Gordon Foothill/Amador Alumni Soccer Games

8th Ryan Gordon Foothill-Amador Alumni Soccer Games Benefiting the Foothill and Amador High School Soccer Programs. When:...

Original post made by trekmtb on Jan. 7, 2011
Last comment by trekmtb, on Jan 13, 2011 at 7:39 am | 2 comments | 2036 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

County officials have concerns over Brown's restructuring plan

Alameda County Administrator Susan Muranishi said Tuesday that she likes Gov. Jerry Brown's proposal to have local governments...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2011
Last comment by Charlie Peters, on Jan 12, 2011 at 8:22 am | 2 comments | 1066 Views
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