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BART riders say they'd take smaller seats but want bigger aisles

A large majority of riders are telling BART they would give up 2 inches of seat width in exchange for wider aisles. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2011
Last comment by Mary, on Jun 6, 2011 at 10:23 am | 3 comments | 1637 Views

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Perfect weather makes for spirited run

The 18th annual Spirit Run, hosted by the Rotary Club of Pleasanton, took place under perfect skies this morning as participants...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2011
Last comment by Karla Brown, on Jun 21, 2011 at 8:14 am | 3 comments | 1724 Views

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AVHS teacher wins state award

Beth Cutter of Amador Valley High School has been selected as the 2011 California outstanding biology teacher. Cutter is...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2011
Last comment by kitkat, on Jun 29, 2011 at 2:16 pm | 3 comments | 2102 Views

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Poetic Pleasanton

Laureate, what's it all about? Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=8280 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 3, 2011 at 1:06 pm | 3 comments | 1547 Views

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Giant hamburger weighs in at record-breaking 777 pounds

Alameda County Fair officials tentatively declared victory Sunday in their quest to break the record for the world's largest...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2011
Last comment by Mr T, on Jul 11, 2011 at 9:34 pm | 3 comments | 1697 Views

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Former Pleasanton resident admits to income tax evasion

A former Pleasanton resident pleaded guilty Wednesday in Federal court to three counts of income tax evasion with authorities...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2011
Last comment by Achilles, on Jul 14, 2011 at 9:14 pm | 3 comments | 1418 Views

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Pleasanton Safeway customers donate 72 bags of groceries for the needy

Customers at Pleasanton's Safeway supermarket purchased 72 bags of specially produced grocery bags Saturday as part of a...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2011
Last comment by new mom, on Jul 20, 2011 at 10:40 am | 3 comments | 1723 Views

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Some returning San Jose State students find they're evicted from dorms

More than a couple hundred returning San Jose State University students will have to trade in their dorm for a hotel room...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2011
Last comment by A Mom, on Jul 20, 2011 at 9:00 am | 3 comments | 1973 Views

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Survey says: Riders want BART to focus on reliable, affordable service

A recent survey of 819 BART riders concluded that riders want the next general manager to focus on providing reliable, affordable...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2011
Last comment by Fred, on Jul 25, 2011 at 4:59 pm | 3 comments | 1359 Views

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Short sale process broken, Pleasanton Realtor says

More than half of Central Valley Realtors characterized closing short-sale transactions as "difficult" or "extremely difficult,"...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 6, 2011 at 7:06 pm | 3 comments | 1863 Views

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Tomatoes! Onions! Save money by growing your own

With the economy down, the number of home gardeners is up so Pleasanton is hosting an event to help those wishing to start...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2011
Last comment by Daniel, on Aug 12, 2011 at 9:53 pm | 3 comments | 1688 Views

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Enjoy networking, education and fun tonight with IAAP

IAAP will host a chapter meeting tonight under the leadership of Ebi Mogharei (Get Kaizened, Inc.) tonight from 5:30-8 p.m....

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 17, 2011 at 5:27 pm | 3 comments | 2264 Views

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Musical hit "Chicago" now at Firehouse Art Center

The Firehouse Arts Center is hosting the Pacific Coast Repertory Theatre musical production of "Chicago" on weekends through...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 27, 2011 at 4:38 pm | 3 comments | 1402 Views

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Blessing the new fruits of the vine

Winery owners and religious leaders gathered Tuesday at Las Positas Winery to bless the first grapes plucked from vines in...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2011
Last comment by Bunch of drunken snobs?, on Sep 2, 2011 at 10:46 pm | 3 comments | 1542 Views

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Army specialist from Livermore dies of rabies

A U.S. Army specialist from Livermore has died in New York after contracting rabies, Army officials at Fort Drum announced...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2011
Last comment by Charles Hathaway, on Sep 6, 2011 at 1:26 pm | 3 comments | 1912 Views

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Big rig accident shuts I-680 on ramp at Sunol

A southbound I-680 on-ramp is shut down after a big-rig went over the embankment in Sunol early this morning, a California...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2011
Last comment by stout427, on Dec 16, 2011 at 8:17 pm | 3 comments | 2589 Views

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Great America sale could open way for 49ers stadium

The owners of the Great America theme park announced Monday the park is being sold for $70 million to a San Francisco real...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2011
Last comment by Taxpayer, on Sep 21, 2011 at 6:53 pm | 3 comments | 1635 Views

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Stolen car runs out of gas; three jailed on theft, drug charges

Three people were arrested on auto theft and drug charges after a police officer spotted them pushing a car toward a gas...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2011
Last comment by Stole the street name?, on Sep 29, 2011 at 4:54 pm | 3 comments | 1583 Views

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New supervisor to meet constituents -- for a fee

Alameda County Supervisor Nate Miley, who was appointed last summer to represent Pleasanton, is coming to town to meet his...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 17, 2011 at 8:26 am | 3 comments | 1683 Views

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Danville Marine, 19, killed in Afghanistan

A 19-year-old Marine from Danville was killed in Afghanistan Friday, the second Bay Area casualty of the war in the week. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2011
Last comment by Toni Hume, on Nov 22, 2011 at 8:19 am | 3 comments | 1917 Views
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