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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Valley Avenue 7-Eleven store in Pleasanton robbed early Friday

A Pleasanton 7-Eleven store on Valley Avenue near Santa Rita Road was robbed early yesterday morning by a man who threatened...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2013
Last comment by Daveg, on Sep 16, 2013 at 9:17 am | 22 comments | 1749 Views

AROUND TOWN

It's rock & roll at Beth Emek installation

Rabbi Laurence Milder was installed as spiritual leader at Congregation Beth Emek in Pleasanton last weekend in a Shabbat...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2013
Last comment by srco, on Oct 25, 2013 at 9:24 am | 2 comments | 1749 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Whitman rolls into Pleasanton in her "Take Back Sac" tour bus

That commotion on Main Street late yesterday afternoon was just a typical day for Meg Whitman, the Republican candidate for...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2010
Last comment by Chet, on Oct 28, 2010 at 11:19 pm | 44 comments | 1748 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Pleasanton Weekly mentioned on Hannity national news program

On the Fox Hannity national news program this evening, Pleasanton Weekly was brought up as an example of the White House's...

Original post made by Question on Sep. 28, 2011
Last comment by John, on Oct 2, 2011 at 11:04 pm | 17 comments | 1748 Views

AROUND TOWN

Problems surface with precinct locations, unwanted absentee ballots

Today's voting went smoothly in most parts of the city, but there were flaws. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=514...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2008
Last comment by a friend, on Feb 5, 2008 at 9:05 pm | 1 comment | 1747 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board moves Tuesday's parcel tax debate to Amador Valley High

The Pleasanton school district announced late today that the school board's meeting next Tuesday on deciding if it will ask...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2009
Last comment by Mom, on Feb 24, 2009 at 9:59 am | 60 comments | 1747 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Tuesday afternoon fire, power failure in Pleasanton blamed on bird

Electric power was cut to hundreds of residents in southwest Pleasanton Tuesday afternoon after a bird caused a series of...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 31, 2012 at 1:19 pm | 11 comments | 1747 Views

AROUND TOWN

Judge delays Oak Grove ruling

It's not over yet for the opponents of the Oak Grove project after Superior Court Judge Frank Roesch delayed making permanent...

Original post made on Feb. 29, 2008
Last comment by Stacey, on Mar 4, 2008 at 4:45 pm | 12 comments | 1746 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Alternative to Oak Grove Referendum, Hillside Initiative, Council Initiative, and Petty Politics

Buy the land from the Lins! I've mentioned this here months ago in another thread. I found an example of a group trying...

Original post made by Stacey on Jul. 27, 2008
Last comment by Stacey, on Jul 27, 2008 at 12:53 pm | 1 comment | 1746 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

COMMENTS ON STORIES

As campaigns get under way, council's a bit testy

With political campaigns under way for mayor and two seats on the City Council, along with two competing ballot initiatives...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2008
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 26, 2008 at 12:08 pm | 18 comments | 1746 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Mark Curtis Blog: America Has a New Hero from Danville

By Mark Curtis - Posted on January 17th, 2009 (Danville, California) With all the excitement and fanfare surrounding...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Jan. 17, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1746 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Tejon Ranch and Oak Grove

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2008/05/09/MNIR10J7R9.DTL Anyone else notice the similarities between...

Original post made by Stacey on May. 9, 2008
Last comment by westsider, on May 15, 2008 at 4:24 pm | 1 comment | 1745 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Rash of takeover robberies

I wonder if the take-over robberies in the East Bay would slow down or even stop if the restaurant owners posted a...

Original post made by unclehomerr.. on Aug. 24, 2008
Last comment by Proud to be American, on Sep 30, 2008 at 11:06 pm | 7 comments | 1745 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Search begins for new Pleasanton school superintendent

The search for Pleasanton school Superintendent John Casey's replacement was set in motion this week as the school board...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Nov 1, 2009 at 1:01 am | 57 comments | 1745 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Tired of hearing about all the bad things.

Tired of hearing about all the things happening to our younger people? Every morning I read the paper and see that another...

Original post made by Tango on Nov. 24, 2010
Last comment by Tango, on Nov 25, 2010 at 12:42 am | 4 comments | 1745 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Homeless man fatally shot after attacking Dublin police sergeant

A Dublin police sergeant who shot and killed a homeless man Friday is recovering from a severe beating he inflicted during...

Original post made on May. 2, 2011
Last comment by friend in town, on Jul 13, 2012 at 7:22 pm | 9 comments | 1745 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Brown, Whitman show differences on how they would govern in last night's debate

State Attorney General Jerry Brown and Republican candidate Meg Whitman clashed in their first gubernatorial debate Tuesday...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2010
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Oct 24, 2010 at 10:02 pm | 18 comments | 1744 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Club Neo murder ?

Any info on it ? There were large scale fights inside the club, then outside cops were everywhere with AR-15's out. I heard...

Original post made by 1in7Billion on Jan. 15, 2012
Last comment by Glenn Wohltmann, on Feb 8, 2012 at 5:19 pm | 6 comments | 1744 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Amador grad tackling prostitution in Central America

Ryan Mackle, 19, first traveled to Central America to help out at a village school in the Honduran jungle. But now he is...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 28, 2012 at 8:04 pm | 3 comments | 1744 Views
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