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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

One injured in crash blocking lanes of westbound I-580

An injury crash was blocking the two left lanes of westbound I-580 in Pleasanton as of 3:25 p.m., CHP said, with no estimate...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2012
Last comment by Audrey, on Mar 17, 2012 at 8:56 pm | 1 comment | 1623 Views

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Flags to fly at competition

Foothill Band Boosters invite everyone to the annual Winter Guard, Percussion and Drum Major Competition being held Saturday,...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2012
Last comment by neighbor, on Mar 19, 2012 at 5:55 pm | 1 comment | 1090 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Burglary nets $113K

Jewelry, cash and gold coins were among the estimated $113,100 reported stolen Tuesday from a home in the 1100 block of Hearst...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2012
Last comment by MICHAEL, on Mar 22, 2012 at 7:01 pm | 1 comment | 1135 Views

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Santa Rita Jail launches 'smart grid' system to keep electric power on at all times

Federal, state and local officials along with representatives from Chevron inaugurated a new energy management system Thursday...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2012
Last comment by aResident, on Mar 25, 2012 at 9:25 pm | 1 comment | 829 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

The Dunwells performing on Friday

British pop/rock group, The Dunwells, will appear at 8 p.m., Friday, March 30, at the Firehouse Arts Center, 4444 Railroad...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Mar 27, 2012 at 10:54 am | 1 comment | 877 Views

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Dublin's health care corner

Look no farther than the corner of Tassajara Road and Dublin Boulevard to see how competitive the valley's medical scene...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by W Ron Sutton, on Mar 30, 2012 at 9:36 am | 1 comment | 793 Views

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8th annual Bringing Back the Natives Garden Tour

Registration is now open for the 8th annual Natives Garden Tour, which will take place from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday, May 6....

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2012
Last comment by Rene, on Apr 5, 2012 at 8:37 am | 1 comment | 1041 Views

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Cancer therapy group raises $105,000 at its Ragin' Cajun event

The Sandra J. Wing Healing Therapies Foundation raised $105,000 at its recent fourth annual Ragin' Cajun, an amount that...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2012
Last comment by Claudia Hess, on Apr 6, 2012 at 9:09 am | 1 comment | 1150 Views

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Easter Sunday services

Worship at 9:30 a.m. or 1 p.m., Sunday, April 8 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 3574 Vineyard Ave., Pleasanton....

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2012
Last comment by Paul Crawford, on Apr 6, 2012 at 10:06 am | 1 comment | 1115 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

This is the kinda thing that made me glad I took the money and ran.

[This post was removed because it was only a story copied from another publication. If it had included discussion and referenced...

Original post made by Kangaroo on Apr. 7, 2012
Last comment by Jim, on Apr 9, 2012 at 6:15 am | 1 comment | 1199 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Remembering Mike Wallace, Icon of Broadcast Investigative Journalism

Sorry to hear that Mike Wallace passed away over the weekend. Who can forget those classic 60 minutes episodes and Mike...

Original post made by Too bad on Apr. 8, 2012
Last comment by ., on Apr 9, 2012 at 10:29 pm | 1 comment | 884 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Robbers w the Black Caddy?

So, has anything happened on the story where some alert person took a picture* of the black Cadillac getaway car with 22...

Original post made by What Happened w the robbers w the Caddy? on Apr. 9, 2012
Last comment by Sumati, on Apr 10, 2012 at 5:41 pm | 1 comment | 1035 Views

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Pleasanton Chamber to host Business Tradeshow & Mixer tomorrow

The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce will host its Spring Tradeshow from 5-7 p.m., Wednesday, April 11 at the Pleasanton Marriott...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2012
Last comment by member, on Apr 10, 2012 at 8:39 am | 1 comment | 828 Views

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YMCA's Women's Beauty event

Dinner and auction at 3:30 p.m., Friday, April 27 at Callippe Preserve Golf Course, 8500 Clubhouse Dr., Pleasanton. Support...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2012
Last comment by Ava Tune, on Apr 11, 2012 at 8:20 am | 1 comment | 808 Views

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Realtor group wins challenge to its trademark designation

The National Association of Realtors has won a challenge to the use of its trademark "Realtor" in a domain name operated...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2012
Last comment by Homeowner, on Apr 13, 2012 at 9:49 am | 1 comment | 798 Views

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Culture of Excess: Hot tubs, mind readers and clowns -- Wasting taxpayers' dollars

Reading about the lavish living of bureaucrats at the various GSA conferences... http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2012/04/cheers-photos-show-embattled-gsa-official-enjoying-w...

Original post made by Spend spend spend on Apr. 16, 2012
Last comment by Sonya, on Apr 16, 2012 at 8:06 pm | 1 comment | 815 Views

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Oracle Trial Update: Google CEO tells jury, 'I think we did nothing wrong'

Google Inc. Chief Executive Officer Larry Page told a federal jury in a copyright trial in San Francisco Tuesday that "I...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2012
Last comment by marketer, on Apr 17, 2012 at 8:46 am | 1 comment | 926 Views

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Looks Like PW Endorses Hosterman

When criticisms are made of Hosterman, the PW locks the thread. Hmmmm. Sounds like an endorsement to me. There were some...

Original post made by Voter on Apr. 17, 2012
Last comment by They are Control Freaks, on Apr 19, 2012 at 9:00 am | 1 comment | 711 Views

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Deadline today for filing state, federal income taxes

Taxpayers have until midnight tonight to file their 2012 federal and state income taxes Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=9088&e=y...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2012
Last comment by Di, on Apr 17, 2012 at 5:33 pm | 1 comment | 882 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Tire Slashers Caught -- Felony Charges to Come

Great job PPD! (Comment partially removed by Pleasanton Weekly Online staff)a 14 and 15 yr old were arrested for the wave...

Original post made by raise your kids on Apr. 20, 2012
Last comment by Glenn Wohltmann, on Apr 20, 2012 at 3:35 pm | 1 comment | 1195 Views
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