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Deadline today to run for City Council, Pleasanton mayor

With the deadline for filing election papers set for 5 p.m. today, the mayoral and City Council races are down to the wire,...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2008
Last comment by Stacey, on Aug 11, 2008 at 10:36 pm | 25 comments | 2090 Views

AROUND TOWN

"Sex and the City" actress to be in Pleasanton Thursday

"Sex and the City" star Sarah Jessica Parker will be in Pleasanton Thursday. The actress will be at the Macy's women's...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2008
Last comment by lauging, on Aug 11, 2008 at 4:31 pm | 4 comments | 1621 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Ayala gets OK to move forward

City Attorney Michael Roush certified an initiative measure Wednesday that allows former Councilwoman and mayoral candidate...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2008
Last comment by Stacey, on Aug 10, 2008 at 9:03 pm | 1 comment | 1435 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Cholo is in the News!

Check this out. Our very own Cholo! http://www.news3online.com/index.php?code=52XQK16a233vEt88rfm0...

Original post made by Stacey on Jul. 16, 2008
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 10, 2008 at 11:50 am | 17 comments | 1884 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

What's the scoop?

Does anyone know why Sunol Blvd was closed (near the Pleasanton Weekly office) on Tuesday night (9 pm)?...

Original post made by Commuter on Aug. 6, 2008
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 9, 2008 at 11:14 pm | 4 comments | 1746 Views

AROUND TOWN

Who's running?

Looks like Mary Roberts is going to attempt a run for Mayor and Howard Neely is going to try for a Council seat. That's...

Original post made by Stacey on Jul. 17, 2008
Last comment by Stacey, on Aug 8, 2008 at 7:10 pm | 34 comments | 2276 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD $1057 to file a candidate statement:

Over a thousand dollars to file with a candidate statement is a deterrent to many people. Still the fact that we have two...

Original post made by Julie Testa on Aug. 1, 2008
Last comment by A Pleasanton Resident, on Aug 7, 2008 at 11:11 pm | 11 comments | 2078 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

3 sent to hospital after head-on crash

Three people were sent to a hospital Friday afternoon following a head-on collision involving a wrong-way driver on a Pleasanton...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2008
Last comment by Lee, on Aug 7, 2008 at 10:40 pm | 32 comments | 4581 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Editorial

With a number of candidates for mayor and City Council campaigning in support of actions being advanced by the Save Pleasanton's...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2008
Last comment by frank, on Aug 7, 2008 at 6:46 pm | 12 comments | 1598 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Class of 2008

T Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4088 posted Friday, June 6, 2008, 12:00 AM...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2008
Last comment by Another Gatetree Resident, on Aug 7, 2008 at 4:46 am | 52 comments | 2246 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Column

It was 10 years ago this month that Jim Olson, a well-known Pleasanton landscaper, was driving the family van east on Interstate...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2008
Last comment by Cherrie Malone Vanlangendonck, on Aug 5, 2008 at 11:12 pm | 1 comment | 1594 Views

AROUND TOWN

Houserockers rock the house

The Houserockers an 11-piece rock 'n' roll band played to a full house Friday as part of the Concerts in the Park series....

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2008
Last comment by Mike Williams, on Aug 5, 2008 at 11:09 pm | 3 comments | 1460 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bernal bridge work begins

A series of cranes and other heavy machinery are hard at work on the bridge that crosses over Arroyo Del Valle. The project...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2008
Last comment by Michelle, on Aug 5, 2008 at 11:52 am | 2 comments | 1542 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Final decision affirms earlier ruling in favor of Signature

In a final decision that could cost the Pleasanton school district several million dollars, Alameda County Superior Court...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2008
Last comment by Concerned taxpayer, on Aug 4, 2008 at 10:59 pm | 17 comments | 1762 Views

AROUND TOWN

Wave goodbye to the Old Stanley trees!!

A couple of years ago, the City Council authorized a 'traffic study' on Old Stanley Blvd. $70,000 was authorized to study...

Original post made by unclehomerr.. on Aug. 3, 2008
Last comment by frank, on Aug 4, 2008 at 9:34 pm | 6 comments | 1520 Views

AROUND TOWN

Vintage Hills Shopping Center - Sushi Restaurant Grand Opening

Yeah!! Finally something is opening in the newly remodeled (in progress) Vintage Hills Shopping Center. Kokoro Sushi...

Original post made by Karen on Aug. 3, 2008
Last comment by Jerry, on Aug 4, 2008 at 4:09 pm | 1 comment | 2048 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Births

Kevin James Zachlod Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4274 posted Friday, July...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2008
Last comment by Esme, on Aug 3, 2008 at 10:17 pm | 2 comments | 1553 Views

AROUND TOWN

Smoke again???

I woke to the smell of smoke again. I live by a firestation and never heard the sirens. Is their another fire close by?...

Original post made by Pat on Aug. 3, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1431 Views

AROUND TOWN

First Wednesday party canine, bovine-themed

Kicking off the First Wednesday Street Party this month, the Pleasanton Downtown Association will feature a canine and bovine-themed...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2008
Last comment by ambulance torres, on Aug 1, 2008 at 6:27 pm | 4 comments | 1431 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Column

Longtime school board member Pat Kernan has been taking it on the chin lately in both the media and at a recent school board...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2008
Last comment by Julie, on Aug 1, 2008 at 11:56 am | 65 comments | 2877 Views
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