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Parents again push for smaller class sizes in Pleasanton schools

Parents were out in force again at the Pleasanton school board meeting last week to plead their case for class size reductions...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2013
Last comment by Frank Lyn, on Apr 19, 2013 at 8:44 am | 12 comments | 3392 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton runner safe after yesterday's Boston Marathon blasts

A Pleasanton runner is safe, but narrowly missed being a victim of the deadly explosions that took place Monday along the...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 18, 2013 at 10:38 pm | 11 comments | 1659 Views

SPORTS

Pleasantonians Past & Present Remember Summerall

This ex-Vintage Hills citizen wants to know from all Pleasantonians past, present, & future: What is your favorite memory...

Original post made by D W on Apr. 17, 2013
Last comment by Stella, on Apr 18, 2013 at 10:22 pm | 4 comments | 1674 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton school district to consider layoffs of classified union members

Even as it's hiring counselors, custodians and assistant principals, the Pleasanton School Board will consider laying off...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2013
Last comment by Unions, not, on Apr 18, 2013 at 11:58 am | 20 comments | 3720 Views

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Pleasanton City Manager & Employees Moonlighting with Different Jobs

https://continuingstudies.stanford.edu/coursework/document.php?id=355&f=20121_POL04_Syllabus.pdf shows that our local...

Original post made by Seriously dysfunctional on Apr. 17, 2013
Last comment by J. Hosterman, on Apr 18, 2013 at 11:48 am | 2 comments | 994 Views

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John Madden retires, coming home to Pleasanton

Famed sportscaster and football coach John Madden will soon be coming home to Pleasanton after his announcement yesterday...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2009
Last comment by Craig Watkins, on Apr 17, 2013 at 5:59 pm | 19 comments | 3511 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Scuffle over liquor stolen from Pleasanton Safeway store leads to arrest

A battle over a bottle has led to the arrest of a 19-year-old transient in the Safeway parking lot at Santa Rita Road and...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2013
Last comment by Ted Sorenson, on Apr 17, 2013 at 11:10 am | 10 comments | 1981 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton students witness mock tragedy caused by drunken driving

The aftermath of a horrific car crash, a dead principal, a badly injured student helicoptered away for treatment, and another...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2013
Last comment by Rachel, on Apr 17, 2013 at 7:20 am | 35 comments | 1858 Views

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Miller posting signs on private property without permission

David Miller is disrespecting private property owner rights and continuing to do what he wants not what he says. He has...

Original post made by Miller continues cheating on Apr. 14, 2013
Last comment by Lou Skunt, on Apr 16, 2013 at 8:04 pm | 31 comments | 1324 Views

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Narum Continues To Post Signs Without Permission

Here we go again with signs. I have noticed, those who point fingers at others; do the exact same thing, they have accused...

Original post made by Pat on Apr. 14, 2013
Last comment by Nancy, on Apr 16, 2013 at 10:09 am | 30 comments | 3135 Views

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Peters Avenue Police Action

Does anyone know what's going on this morning (4/16) on Peters Avenue between Rose and Angela? The Pleasanton Police have...

Original post made by Vinelander on Apr. 16, 2013
There are no comments yet. 702 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Dublin mayor enters race for State Assembly

The race for 16th Assembly District in 2014 looks to be a heated race among local mayors, as Dublin Mayor Tim Sbranti officially...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2013
Last comment by Ratbert, on Apr 16, 2013 at 8:19 am | 7 comments | 1460 Views

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It's fireworks time: Dublin taking applications from vendors wanting to sell 'safe, sane' Independence Day products

Applications are now available in Dublin for local non-profit organizations to sell "safe and sane" Fireworks in the week...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2013
Last comment by dublinresident, on Apr 15, 2013 at 9:49 pm | 9 comments | 1255 Views

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The Right choice for city council

Ballots are starting to arrive for Pleasanton’s special City Council election. I’ve read each candidate’s statements in the...

Original post made by Kevin on Apr. 9, 2013
Last comment by Arnold, on Apr 15, 2013 at 5:40 pm | 36 comments | 1490 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Lavish Lifestyle in the White House: Another Round of Golf Anyone?

What seems stuck in the craw of millions of patriotic Americans is Obamas’ 1 percent lifestyle — the endless ski and...

Original post made by Jeff Davis on Apr. 8, 2013
Last comment by Roslin2016, on Apr 15, 2013 at 3:34 pm | 8 comments | 2856 Views

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Pleasanton school district begins move toward teacher coaching

The idea of switching from specialists who have direct contact with students to instructional coaches for teachers may be...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2013
Last comment by Karen, on Apr 15, 2013 at 2:47 pm | 9 comments | 1423 Views

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Letters

<B>Roads equal structures Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=10406 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2013
Last comment by No Grading on ridges, on Apr 13, 2013 at 10:38 pm | 5 comments | 2084 Views

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Escape!

That's not sweat on those exercisers' faces as they pump the pedals of the stationary bicycles -- that's a "sexy glow." Read...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2013
Last comment by Sally R, on Apr 13, 2013 at 11:36 am | 1 comment | 1108 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Owing millions, bankruptcy denied, criminal case.....apparently Wm Hogarty is not concerned....

(Post removed by Pleasanton Weekly Online staff because it contains personal information about an individual or business.)...

Original post made by Anonymous on Apr. 12, 2013
There are no comments yet. 986 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

MSNBC Anchor: "Children do not belong to their parents."

Thank you MSNBC anchor Melissa Harris-Perry for finally revealing to America more about what the Democrat party stands for....

Original post made by !!! on Apr. 8, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Apr 12, 2013 at 8:53 pm | 14 comments | 1023 Views
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