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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Political Jerk's NASTY Phone Trick

Talk about being inconsiderate: Political Callers have a computer "Call Ahead". I think they are trying to see if you...

Original post made by Automated Call - NO ONE There on May. 17, 2015
Last comment by Nomorobo, on May 19, 2015 at 5:45 pm | 3 comments | 353 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local students heading to Destination Imagination finals Wednesday

Two teams of Pleasanton students will be in Knoxville, Tenn. for three days starting Wednesday for the 2015 Destination...

Original post made on May. 18, 2015
Last comment by Ajay Dhillon, on May 19, 2015 at 12:16 pm | 3 comments | 2338 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bonilla outspends Glazer almost 4-to-1; please read this!

This is far more than I would have thought possible. Susan Bonilla has received $2.6 million in contributions compared to...

Original post made by Registered Joe on May. 18, 2015
Last comment by Voter, on May 19, 2015 at 5:35 pm | 3 comments | 304 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Glazer dominates Election Night

Orinda Mayor Steve Glazer appears headed to the California State Senate after posting a nearly double-digit advantage on...

Original post made on May. 22, 2015
Last comment by A correction factor, on May 25, 2015 at 2:44 pm | 3 comments | 758 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board to discuss 'School Facility Fee Justification Study' tonight

The Pleasanton school board is set to hear a report and possibly take action on the School Facility Fee Justification Study...

Original post made on May. 26, 2015
Last comment by justwondering, on May 26, 2015 at 7:39 pm | 3 comments | 2198 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

U.S. Supreme Court action upholds county's 'take-back' drug ordinance

The U.S. Supreme Court issued an order Tuesday denying a bid by pharmaceutical associations to block enforcement of a Safe...

Original post made on May. 27, 2015
Last comment by Me Too, on May 29, 2015 at 2:43 pm | 3 comments | 1619 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Livermore man gets 11 years for killing his 6-month-old son

A 29-year-old Livermore man who had been charged with murder for the death of his 6-month-old baby boy two years ago has...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2015
Last comment by Fernando, on Jun 9, 2015 at 11:39 am | 3 comments | 1773 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Citing sky high legal costs of $900,000 since 2012, Palo Alto considering dumping PUSD law firm Fagen Friedman and Fulfrost

The Palo Alto newspaper reports http://paloaltoonline.com/news/2015/06/10/school-board-split-on-law-firm-contract this morning...

Original post made by JJ on Jun. 10, 2015
Last comment by FactsOnly, on Jun 11, 2015 at 12:39 am | 3 comments | 877 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Museum hosts 'An Evening with FDR' at Pleasanton Firehouse tonight

Pleasanton will play host to a discussion of one of America's most recognizable presidents, Franklin D. Roosevelt, at 7 p.m....

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2015
Last comment by Ed, on Jun 16, 2015 at 12:51 pm | 3 comments | 1227 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

OPINION: Good times are back as city revenues soar past $106 million

Newly hired Pleasanton Finance Director Tina Olson just presented her first full-year municipal budget to the City Council,...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2015
Last comment by M.William, on Jun 16, 2015 at 11:54 pm | 3 comments | 1115 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

What, exactly is an "extreme" rodeo?

I note with some concern the addition of the adjective "extreme" to the rodeo event at the Fair. I doubt that the modifier...

Original post made by Hugh Mayne on Jun. 18, 2015
Last comment by Colonel Slanders, on Jun 20, 2015 at 3:59 pm | 3 comments | 577 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Local teen receives $4,000 scholarship

A Pleasanton teen was awarded a scholarship from the ValleyCare Auxiliary, which gives scholarships to high school seniors...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2015
Last comment by Jtjh, on Jun 19, 2015 at 12:48 pm | 3 comments | 1492 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton company built Berkeley apartment complex where 6 died in balcony collapse

A Pleasanton-based construction company has been identified as the contractor of the Berkeley apartment complex where six...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2015
Last comment by Kelly, on Jun 19, 2015 at 1:34 pm | 3 comments | 4545 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Golden Gate Bridge to increase tolls by 25 cents tomorrow

Toll rates at the Golden Gate Bridge will increase by 25 cents tomorrow morning. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2015/06/30/golden-gate-bridge-to-incr...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2015
Last comment by Map, on Jun 30, 2015 at 3:04 pm | 3 comments | 1622 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Amador Valley students offer free money-management program

Whether it's saving up for college or a car, or simply saving up for a certain item during the holiday season, young students...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2015
Last comment by Ed, on Jul 1, 2015 at 2:09 pm | 3 comments | 690 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Dead men tell no tales

I am not writing this to condemn the suspect or the police. I am writing this to open the discussion on how this may...

Original post made by Pleasanton was nice forty years ago on Jul. 11, 2015
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jul 12, 2015 at 9:02 am | 3 comments | 394 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Suspicious' grass fire extinguished as it nears homes in Kottinger Ranch

A grass fire on a Kottinger Ranch hillside was quickly contained Wednesday afternoon but not before worried residents away...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 16, 2015 at 10:28 pm | 3 comments | 2963 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Local bodybuidler, William Hogarty, places 9th in national competition

Congratulations to local resident, William Hogarty, for his 9th place finish at the national bodybuilding competition held...

Original post made by RHB on Jul. 18, 2015
Last comment by RHB, on Jul 18, 2015 at 8:07 pm | 3 comments | 456 Views

AROUND TOWN

Found cockatiel

Hi, we found a cockatiel in the Vintage Hills neighborhood today. If you lost your cockatiel please post here!...

Original post made by Erika on Jul. 27, 2015
Last comment by Pere Ott, on Jul 29, 2015 at 9:18 am | 3 comments | 412 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New Private School near Walnut Grove/Mohr/Alisal

Can someone please provide information on the new private school that is going to be on Valley Avenue near the Santa Rita...

Original post made by Question on Aug. 6, 2015
Last comment by Map, on Aug 7, 2015 at 11:09 am | 3 comments | 449 Views
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