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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Budget still a burden for schools

The state of the school district's budget appears to have gone from bad to worse. As California's deficit climbs to an estimated...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2008
Last comment by interested resident, on Dec 12, 2008 at 8:28 pm | 12 comments | 2342 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Safeway board approves 21% increase in quarterly dividend

Safeway Inc. announced Tuesday that its board of directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend, reflecting a 21%...

Original post made on May. 16, 2012
Last comment by Ted, on May 20, 2012 at 9:24 am | 5 comments | 2342 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Boeing's 777 plant move

Twelve states including California, Illinois, Missouri, Alabama, Georgia, Kansas and Wisconsin are making proposals to Boeing...

Original post made by Joe on Dec. 10, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 9, 2014 at 10:21 am | 13 comments | 2342 Views

SPORTS

49ers new Santa Clara stadium already 200-foot-high steel skeleton with 50-yard line in center

The new San Francisco 49ers Stadium in Santa Clara is already a towering steel skeleton that rises nearly 200 feet high above...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2012
Last comment by Ptown native, on Sep 26, 2012 at 8:56 am | 1 comment | 2341 Views

AROUND TOWN

Handles Gastropub opens Monday at Pleasanton Hotel

Handles on Main Gastropub, the newest restaurant in downtown Pleasanton, will open Monday following a special preview today. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Aug 29, 2011 at 8:48 pm | 21 comments | 2340 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Mom asks for return of stroller

Pleasanton police are investigating the case of the stolen stroller. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=9193...

Original post made on May. 3, 2012
Last comment by Christine Smith- Womens Bible Cafe, on May 9, 2012 at 9:40 am | 19 comments | 2340 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Blog Bashing 101

Okay, I want to address and issue people seem to have on this blog site. Each time a post is made it seems like people...

Original post made by a fellow writer on Dec. 20, 2007
Last comment by Stacey, on Mar 18, 2008 at 6:15 pm | 9 comments | 2339 Views

AROUND TOWN

Shiva-Vishnu Temple seeks OK for expansion

Neighbors of the Hindu Community and Cultural Center and its traditional Shiva-Vishnu Temple in Livermore are appealing that...

Original post made on May. 4, 2010
Last comment by shobana, on May 29, 2010 at 9:17 am | 24 comments | 2339 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woman robbed of purse in 9 a.m. hold-up on Pleasanton's Main Street

A woman told police she was held up at 9:15 a.m. Nov. 10 in the 300 block of Main Street, near the Bank of America. The woman...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2012
Last comment by Murph, on Nov 18, 2012 at 10:18 am | 21 comments | 2337 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Woman of the Year

The myriad of projects Jill Buck is involved with speaks volumes about her--literally. She has a laundry list of accomplishments...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2007
Last comment by renegade republican, on Jan 20, 2008 at 11:45 am | 4 comments | 2336 Views

AROUND TOWN

Smooth shopping for the holidays?

Each holiday season is marked by hoards of anxious and unruly individuals going to all extremes to obtain the perfect gifts...

Original post made by thebanditt on Dec. 17, 2007
Last comment by Jennifer, on Dec 17, 2007 at 12:43 pm | 2 comments | 2335 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Talking Points

It was somewhat disappointing, but not surprising, that the death of actor Heath Ledger was covered on the front page of...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2008
Last comment by Emily Atwood, on Feb 4, 2008 at 5:05 pm | 4 comments | 2335 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton police go back to black-and-white patrol cars

Pleasanton police cars will have a new look starting tomorrow when the department rolls out its new black-and-white patrol...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2008
Last comment by RR, on Dec 18, 2008 at 5:43 pm | 14 comments | 2335 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

5 police cars this morning...

Kind of surprising to see 5 police cars, with their lights on all lined up behind a WHEELS bus this morning, pulled over...

Original post made by Earlybird on Nov. 20, 2009
Last comment by Patsy, on Nov 24, 2009 at 8:45 am | 2 comments | 2335 Views

SPORTS

NFL Shutdown So My Sundays Just Opened Up

First, I have been a tried and true NFL football fan for a long time. It was the game of life and I truly respected the athletes...

Original post made by Ex-Football Fan on Mar. 13, 2011
Last comment by Robin, on Mar 15, 2011 at 9:14 am | 7 comments | 2335 Views

SPORTS

Rough and tumble sport skates into the Tri-Valley

What's got eight wheels and flies? Any of the 26 or so women now part of the area's newest professional sports team, the...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2011
Last comment by Joe, on Jul 4, 2011 at 8:29 am | 20 comments | 2335 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD employees are entitled to $15 million in S&C increases

The PUSD employees are entitled to their S&C increases. The district is contractually obligated to honor this commitment....

Original post made by Tony E on Apr. 29, 2009
Last comment by Speak for yourself, on May 1, 2009 at 2:34 pm | 26 comments | 2334 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police activity at ruby hills

Driving down vineyard yesterday there were 2 police cars off the side of the road, writing down in their little black books...

Original post made by Jackie on Jun. 28, 2010
Last comment by maja7, on Jun 29, 2010 at 3:57 pm | 9 comments | 2334 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 | 2334 Views

SPORTS

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR THE 2011 PJFL FOOTBALL & CHEER SEASON!

Registration is now open for the 2011 Pleasanton Junior Football League season. PJFL offers contact football and cheerleading...

Original post made by Andrew Ebel on May. 2, 2011
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