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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton school district receives one-time windfall from state

The Pleasanton school district can look forward to some unexpected funding. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=11284...

Original post made on May. 18, 2013
Last comment by Me Too, on May 24, 2013 at 11:09 am | 32 comments | 1798 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Man dead in 'freak accident' on I-580

A man was killed when a metal pipe came crashing through his windshield as he drove on Interstate Highway 580 in the Livermore...

Original post made on May. 22, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on May 24, 2013 at 10:40 am | 19 comments | 2289 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police: 'victim' fabricated tale of robbery and attempted kidnapping

An attempted kidnapping and purse snatching reported to police last week turned out to be a false alarm -- and a false report,...

Original post made on May. 22, 2013
Last comment by Willie Pfistergash, on May 24, 2013 at 1:35 am | 27 comments | 1244 Views

AROUND TOWN

Planning commissioner Kathy Narum wins Pleasanton Council seat

Planning Commissioner Kathy Narum was elected to the Pleasanton City Council Tuesday, receiving 4,586 votes or 39.62% of...

Original post made on May. 7, 2013
Last comment by Hmm., on May 24, 2013 at 12:27 am | 34 comments | 1923 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton school board goes out of town to hire new principals for schools here

The Pleasanton school district Tuesday hired Jason Krolikowski (in photo), an assistant principal from the San Ramon Valley...

Original post made on May. 15, 2013
Last comment by PUSD Insider, on May 24, 2013 at 12:22 am | 46 comments | 4494 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Scientists Reject Global Warming: 1.6% of International Scientists Reject the Idea of Human Generated

If there wasn't any doubt before, now we know: Not all scientists do agree that humans are causing global warming. As...

Original post made by Debunking Global Warming Myth on May. 16, 2013
Last comment by Pleasanton Science Teacher, on May 23, 2013 at 11:51 pm | 3 comments | 1089 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Attorneys threaten 'costly' lawsuit against Pleasanton if Measure PP becomes law

Years of effort to restrict residential and commercial development on Pleasanton hillsides ground to a halt this week after...

Original post made on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by Matt Morrison, on May 23, 2013 at 6:50 pm | 33 comments | 2277 Views

AROUND TOWN

Over the top yearbook photo can run

An Amador Valley High senior will be allowed to have his distinctive photo in the school's yearbook after all. Read the...

Original post made on May. 14, 2013
Last comment by "member", on May 23, 2013 at 5:45 pm | 10 comments | 958 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fox spotted near 680 and Stoneridge

Was excited to see a fox and a pup wandering the sidewalk at the 680 overpass and Stoneridge Dr. I hope Mrs. B does not run...

Original post made by Rob on May. 21, 2013
Last comment by Jumbo, on May 23, 2013 at 2:49 pm | 4 comments | 769 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Boston Marathon Bomber Left Curious Notes Inside Boat: 'Hillary' Implicated?

As police searched for him, and as he lay bleeding in his boat hideout, Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev...

Original post made by Avid Reader on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by Sarah, on May 23, 2013 at 11:00 am | 4 comments | 2180 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tri-Valley cities to keep funding Washington-savvy consultant despite San Ramon dropping out

Pleasanton Mayor Jerry Thorne said this week that he and other Tri-Valley mayors will keep working with a local consulting...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by David, on May 23, 2013 at 10:16 am | 1 comment | 763 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton memorial service planned May 25 for Jack Dove, who would have turned 90 that day

Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 25, for Jack Dove, a well-known Pleasanton community activist and...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2013
Last comment by Mike Tassano, on May 23, 2013 at 9:46 am | 15 comments | 1408 Views

AROUND TOWN

Is California worth the price?

For those of you have lived in other states do you think Calif is overpriced in comparison or are you happy to pay the difference...

Original post made by hoops on May. 19, 2013
Last comment by hoops, on May 23, 2013 at 8:31 am | 45 comments | 2065 Views

RESTAURANTS

Resturant suggestions

We are a group of ladies around 25 of us that are looking for a restaurant that can seat all of us together. We meet monthly...

Original post made by Pat on May. 14, 2013
Last comment by Linda Krafty, on May 22, 2013 at 10:14 pm | 13 comments | 1146 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton city employees agree to higher pension contributions, but gain first wage increases in 3 years

The Pleasanton City Council approved a proposed three-year agreement last night with the union representing 220 regular city...

Original post made on May. 22, 2013
Last comment by Arnold, on May 22, 2013 at 9:32 pm | 8 comments | 953 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama Is Killing Americans: Republicans Raise Suspicions About Weather Triggering Device

(Post removed by Pleasanton Weekly staff because no source given for information posted.)...

Original post made by Vote for Liberty over Death on May. 22, 2013
There are no comments yet. 830 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

New Leaf Community Market opens in Vintage Hills Center at 10 a.m. today

New Leaf Community Market will open its new store at 10 a.m. today in the Vintage Hills Shopping Center at 3550 Bernal Ave. Read...

Original post made on May. 15, 2013
Last comment by D, on May 22, 2013 at 10:32 am | 19 comments | 1206 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Council to discuss proposed employee union contract at meeting tonight

"Pleasanton Council to discuss proposed employee union contract at meeting tonight by Jeb Bing Pleasanton Weekly Staff...

Original post made by J.Q.P. on May. 21, 2013
Last comment by Arnold, on May 21, 2013 at 10:37 pm | 6 comments | 891 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The Question is Why Do We Allow This To Happen

If you can get arrested for hunting or fishing without a license, but not for being in the country illegally you might...

Original post made by Daveg on May. 21, 2013
Last comment by Daveg, on May 21, 2013 at 8:00 pm | 2 comments | 827 Views

AROUND TOWN

Readers Choice Pleasanton: Voting ends today

Readers Choice Pleasanton voting is under way! Cast your ballot [http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/best_of/voting/form.php...

Original post made on May. 14, 2013
Last comment by Eddy, on May 21, 2013 at 4:09 pm | 5 comments | 801 Views
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Take Full Advantage of Free Standardized Testing Opportunities
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