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Antioch man found dead near hiking trail in Sunol wilderness

The Alameda County coroner's bureau yesterday identified a 39-year-old Antioch man whose body was found near a creek in the...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2009
Last comment by K McClam, on Apr 20, 2009 at 1:25 pm | 4 comments | 1408 Views

AROUND TOWN

Chamber to host Staff Appreciation luncheon April 28

The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual Staff Appreciation Luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. April 28...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2009
Last comment by Jon Burchett, on Apr 20, 2009 at 8:37 am | 1 comment | 1291 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Environmental groups lose bid to protect specific longfin smelt

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced Wednesday that the population of longfin smelt in the San Francisco Bay and...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by Jim, on Apr 20, 2009 at 12:05 am | 2 comments | 1247 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Hundreds gather for 'TEA Party' on tax day

As people rushed to put their tax filings in the mail by Wednesday's deadline at the post office on Black Avenue, hundreds...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Apr 19, 2009 at 9:26 pm | 11 comments | 1135 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure G and Prop 8

Supporters of Prop 8 claimed not to hate gays, and now opponents of Measure G claim to be pro-teacher. Does this sound like...

Original post made by Hoss on Apr. 15, 2009
Last comment by Love you guys, on Apr 19, 2009 at 2:18 pm | 10 comments | 2226 Views

AROUND TOWN

Say 'aloha' to the new harvest festival this weekend

Due to popular demand, the Harvest Festival Art and Craft Show has brought a spring Hawaiian-themed festival in Pleasanton....

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2009
Last comment by Chris, on Apr 19, 2009 at 2:13 pm | 4 comments | 1201 Views

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SANTA RITA BREAK OUT!

So on April 1,2009 I was at home with my son and parents. I got a phone call from my brother-in-law who is a security guard...

Original post made by Melissa on Apr. 8, 2009
Last comment by Jasmine, on Apr 19, 2009 at 3:03 am | 4 comments | 1611 Views

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17 HOME NEIGHBORHOOD GARAGE SALE IN PLEASANTON- SAT. 12th 8:00-2:00

HUGE MULTI FAMILY NEIGHBORHOOD GARAGE SALE IN PLEASANTON 17 HOMES SATURDAY JULY 12TH 8:00-2:00 JENSEN / AMADOR...

Original post made by Moxley on Jul. 11, 2008
Last comment by Heather, on Apr 19, 2009 at 1:40 am | 6 comments | 2319 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The Cost of Media Bias

An interesting video on the overall cost of media bias. http://www.pjtv.com/?cmd=video&video-id=1736&media-id=6337...

Original post made by amy on Apr. 18, 2009
Last comment by Big Poppa, on Apr 19, 2009 at 1:06 am | 10 comments | 1479 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Firefighters fight two-alarm blaze at Pleasanton drug company

Firefighters donned special protective clothing Friday night to put out a fire at SuperGen, Inc., a drug development company...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 18, 2009 at 9:06 pm | 2 comments | 1712 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Suspected burglar Tasered, arrested on Meadowlark Circle

Pleasanton police arrested a 59-year-old man for allegedly burglarizing a home after a resident reported seeing a suspicious...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2009
Last comment by Rang my bell and ran, on Apr 18, 2009 at 6:41 pm | 14 comments | 1643 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sunday School Teacher a Suspect

Some people interviewed regarding the death of Sandra Cantu were surprised that the person suspected of killing her worked...

Original post made by Khara on Apr. 12, 2009
Last comment by TI, on Apr 18, 2009 at 4:53 pm | 7 comments | 1408 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letter: Disappointed in mayor's performance

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5485 posted Friday, April 17, 2009,...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Apr 18, 2009 at 1:13 am | 4 comments | 1315 Views

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Great Greek Food!

Have you tried "JUST GREEK" restaurant yet? It is located in strip mall across from Rosewood Pavilion at Santa Rita and...

Original post made by Anne on Mar. 12, 2009
Last comment by PW Reader, on Apr 18, 2009 at 1:00 am | 8 comments | 1565 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The Music Man

If you are among the fortunate spectators who get to see the annual Hometown Holidays parade tomorrow evening, watch for...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2009
Last comment by Elaine, on Apr 17, 2009 at 11:24 pm | 5 comments | 1454 Views

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Farmers' market implementing green measures

With Earth Day just days away (April 22), the Pleasanton Farmers' Market will soon roll out a new initiative to eliminate...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2009
Last comment by Marie, on Apr 17, 2009 at 11:16 pm | 4 comments | 1343 Views

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What is happening with our downtown?

It seems like every other day there is a new business being closed in the downtown area. It is very disappointing to see....

Original post made by Downtown Resident on Jan. 27, 2009
Last comment by Amy, on Apr 17, 2009 at 6:40 pm | 25 comments | 2005 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Chamber endorses Measure G parcel tax proposal

At its regular meeting last Thursday, the Chamber of Commerce board of directors unanimously decided to support Measure G....

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Einstein, on Apr 17, 2009 at 3:28 pm | 11 comments | 1308 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parcel tax to be decided tonight

Tonight the PUSD school board will decide whether to move forward with a parcel tax. While it is likely they will vote in...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2009
Last comment by Einstein, on Apr 17, 2009 at 2:41 pm | 77 comments | 1810 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Want to Be Informed www.pleasantonparceltaxinfo.com

The more I've been reading about the parcel tax on the blogs, the more old PW stories I read, the more I have to agree, Measure...

Original post made by Sam on Apr. 14, 2009
Last comment by Mary, on Apr 17, 2009 at 10:34 am | 76 comments | 2651 Views
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