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AROUND TOWN

Police haven't ruled out hate crime possibility

Reports of officials writing off the recent vandalism of a home on Kern Court may have jumped the gun, according to police....

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2008
Last comment by Anonymous, on Nov 17, 2008 at 11:13 am | 16 comments | 2084 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Letter: Superintendent, school board bungled Measure G

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5988 posted Friday, August 7, 2009,...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Aug 15, 2009 at 5:15 pm | 68 comments | 2084 Views

AROUND TOWN

New law puts online registration in place, but Alameda County not yet ready

Registering to vote is catching up to the 21st century with new software to create an online registration system making its...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2012
Last comment by AnnaS, on Aug 28, 2012 at 10:47 am | 14 comments | 2084 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Amador Valley High wins state "We the People" competition

Amador Valley High School captured first place in the 'We the People" state finals this afternoon in Sacramento. Read the...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2011
Last comment by Big supporter, on Feb 9, 2011 at 3:02 pm | 16 comments | 2083 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

New improved library lighting to save 46% in energy use

Check out the lights at the Pleasanton Public Library. Recently installed wireless controls automatically adjust the lighting...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2011
Last comment by dc, on Dec 11, 2011 at 4:08 pm | 3 comments | 2083 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

San Jose man flees approaching Pleasanton police at Shadow Cliffs, arrested on weapons charge

Three men from outside the area were arrested for weapons possession in two separate incidents in recent days. Read the...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2013
Last comment by No Scum, on Jul 5, 2013 at 10:12 am | 7 comments | 2083 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

In the spirit of the season: Gift ideas for journalists

The spirit of the season may get journalists in a bit of an awkward situation. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3348...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2007
Last comment by Stacey, on Dec 21, 2007 at 9:17 am | 1 comment | 2082 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Classes cut? Not for dedicated Harvest Park teacher

Cuts that eliminated special summer school programs for gifted students weren't enough to stop Lynn Gatehouse, a teacher...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2012
Last comment by Sandy Piderit, on Jul 24, 2012 at 11:33 am | 20 comments | 2082 Views

RESTAURANTS

Redcoats rocks

I agree - I love the atmosphere and the food. ...

Original post made by Agreed on Jan. 2, 2009
Last comment by Pleasantonian, on Jan 27, 2009 at 3:25 pm | 1 comment | 2081 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Oak Grove backers charge opponents with deception

Supporters of the Oak Grove plan say they'll fight to give Pleasanton an open, honest debate on the issue over building 51...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2007
Last comment by "Shelley", on Dec 20, 2007 at 2:10 pm | 8 comments | 2080 Views

SPORTS

New voter registration card is more 'user-friendly,' state official says

Secretary of State Debra Bowen has unveiled a new California voter registration card that has been redesigned to make it...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2008
Last comment by Jose Costello, on May 5, 2010 at 2:02 am | 4 comments | 2080 Views

RESTAURANTS

FREE sub sandwich in downtown Pleasanton?? NO -

So Quizno's is giving away free subs, we went to downtown Pleasanton for a walk with the baby and our coupons in hand.......

Original post made by Victoria on Feb. 25, 2009
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Apr 13, 2009 at 10:55 am | 8 comments | 2080 Views

AROUND TOWN

Domus to reopen its downtown Pleasanton store this summer

Domus, the popular kitchen and home accessories retailer that closed its downtown Pleasanton store in July 2008, announced...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2011
Last comment by Evelyn, on Aug 15, 2011 at 3:36 pm | 41 comments | 2080 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton police say they may have solved murder dating back 20 years

The Pleasanton Police Department has scheduled a press conference at 10 a.m. this morning to announce the arrest of an individual...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2011
Last comment by Ferreira, on Aug 8, 2011 at 3:54 pm | 7 comments | 2080 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s 'Dream' still inspires 50 years later

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s impassioned 16-minute "I Have a Dream" speech 50 years ago today changed the tenor of the Civil...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2013
Last comment by William Tell, on Aug 28, 2013 at 9:04 pm | 4 comments | 2080 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Ice rink, hockey arena gets thumbs up from City Council

The City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to move forward on planning a 17-acre community park on Staples Ranch that could...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2008
Last comment by aaron, on Apr 21, 2008 at 1:39 pm | 2 comments | 2079 Views

AROUND TOWN

Locked out workers at Castlewood demonstrating today at club's lower golf course

Nischit Hegde, head of Unite Here! Local 2850, the Oakland-based union that represents 61 unionized hourly workers at Castlewood...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2010
Last comment by If I were a union member, on Apr 26, 2010 at 11:08 pm | 84 comments | 2079 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Candidates at the Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce

From: http://www.insidebayarea.com/search/ci_10502383 Mayoral and Council candidates appeared at a breakfast forum hosted...

Original post made by Stacey on Sep. 19, 2008
Last comment by Susan, on Oct 11, 2008 at 12:00 am | 40 comments | 2078 Views

AROUND TOWN

Services Sunday for woman killed in motor scooter crash

Services for Donna M. Bain-St. Germain, who was killed Saturday in a motorized scooter accident, will be held this Sunday. Read...

Original post made on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by Person, on Jun 12, 2009 at 12:16 pm | 9 comments | 2078 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Facilities master plan goes before school board tonight

The Pleasanton School Board will get a comprehensive look at what needs to be done at schools following a year-long evaluation...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2012
Last comment by jay, on Nov 28, 2012 at 2:51 pm | 7 comments | 2078 Views
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