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COMMENTS ON STORIES

Measure A funds paying dividends locally

A new report out on Measure A shows that the half-cent sales tax is making a difference in Alameda County. Locally, the tax...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2008
Last comment by Jason, on Oct 9, 2008 at 10:24 am | 3 comments | 1475 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letters: Brozosky has compassion, vision, enthusiasm

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4564 posted Friday, September 26,...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2008
Last comment by Fred, on Oct 7, 2008 at 10:18 pm | 5 comments | 1730 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Cell tower proposal gets weak reception

Planning Commissioners sent a clear message to T-Mobile: you may not place wireless antennas on the McDonalds building at...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2008
Last comment by B, on Oct 7, 2008 at 1:51 pm | 36 comments | 2628 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police hope to continue safety statistics this month

In observance of National Crime Prevention Month, the Pleasanton Police Department is providing crime prevention packs to...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2008
Last comment by Sal, on Oct 7, 2008 at 9:29 am | 3 comments | 1689 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Editorial

Back in 1934, when the financial crisis on Wall Street was even worse than it is now, local voters nevertheless went to the...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2008
Last comment by frank, on Oct 6, 2008 at 10:58 pm | 2 comments | 1413 Views

AROUND TOWN

RE: editorial, "City Union Workers Watch Out"

It is regretable that Pleasaton needs to reign in over-spending by creating a two tiered pay and benefit system -- however,...

Original post made by anon on Sep. 19, 2008
Last comment by common sense, on Oct 6, 2008 at 4:09 pm | 48 comments | 3034 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police arrest suspect in jewelry store robbery

Pleasanton police have identified a 36-year-old San Francisco man currently in custody as one of the three suspects in a...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2008
Last comment by Pleasanton Resident, on Oct 4, 2008 at 5:22 pm | 3 comments | 1775 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Laptop Program and Porn

Does anyone have any advice on keeping porn away from kids? If one or more of your children are in the laptop program...

Original post made by Mike on Sep. 23, 2008
Last comment by Mike, on Oct 2, 2008 at 9:21 pm | 5 comments | 1808 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman allegedly tried to coerce Vintage Hills student into car

A 9-year-old Vintage Hills Elementary student was approached by a woman who allegedly told the girl to get into her car at...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2007
Last comment by Jerry, on Oct 2, 2008 at 12:43 am | 5 comments | 5881 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Letters: American flags torn down

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4378 posted Friday, August 15,...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2008
Last comment by Jerry, on Oct 1, 2008 at 12:05 pm | 12 comments | 2025 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Better ways for teens to spend Halloween than vandalizing

I just wanted to tell the teenagers of Pleasanton that there are better ways to spend your Halloween night than vandalizing...

Original post made by Randy Hill on Nov. 1, 2007
Last comment by Sam, on Oct 1, 2008 at 11:45 am | 3 comments | 2284 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Crime sketch released in attempted car jacking

The Pleasanton Police Department has released a sketch of the suspect believed to have shot a man as he was coming home in...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2007
Last comment by Concerned Citizen, on Sep 30, 2008 at 11:40 pm | 2 comments | 245 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

UPDATE: Abducted boy found in West Oakland

An Amber Alert issued for a 5-year-old Dublin boy has been called off. The boy, Justin Nottingham, was located in West Oakland...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2008
Last comment by Preserve our way of life, on Sep 30, 2008 at 11:27 pm | 3 comments | 1873 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police Helicopter Lands in Vintage Hills Center

I can't believe there has been no news regarding a police helicopter landing right in the parking lot of the Vintage Hills...

Original post made by Julie on Jul. 20, 2008
Last comment by Preserve our way of life, on Sep 30, 2008 at 11:17 pm | 21 comments | 3254 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Rash of takeover robberies

I wonder if the take-over robberies in the East Bay would slow down or even stop if the restaurant owners posted a...

Original post made by unclehomerr.. on Aug. 24, 2008
Last comment by Proud to be American, on Sep 30, 2008 at 11:06 pm | 7 comments | 1814 Views

AROUND TOWN

No bail set for Castlewood tennis coach facing molestation charges

No bail has been set for Henry John Germain, the director of tennis programs at Castlewood Country Club, who was arrested...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2008
Last comment by apparent, on Sep 30, 2008 at 7:36 am | 37 comments | 2792 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police Bulletin

Wells Fargo inside Safeway robbed Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4570 posted...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2008
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Sep 29, 2008 at 4:17 pm | 3 comments | 3734 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

9-year-old bicyclist hit by minivan

A 9-year-old boy is now in stable condition at Children's Hospital in Oakland after being hit by a minivan on West Las Positas...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2008
Last comment by a resident of pleasanton, on Sep 27, 2008 at 5:14 pm | 21 comments | 1983 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton OKs 350-unit apartment complex near BART-Stoneridge

New development plans are changing the face and focus of Hacienda Business Park and the city's northwest side. Read the...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2008
Last comment by Bel, on Sep 26, 2008 at 2:29 pm | 10 comments | 2210 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Mayors credit unified efforts for quality of life advances in Tri-Valley

The mayors of the greater Tri-Valley—Danville, Dublin, Livermore, Pleasanton and San Ramon—credited their unified...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2008
Last comment by Stacey, on Sep 24, 2008 at 3:42 pm | 1 comment | 1530 Views
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