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Letter: PP, QQ not similar to 1992 citizen effort

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4661 posted Friday, October 17,...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2008
Last comment by anonymous, on Oct 24, 2008 at 9:19 pm | 33 comments | 1833 Views

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Running stop signs, U Turns on Main Street

As my husband and I sat inside Strizzi's this evening we noticed how many cars run the three way stop signs on St. Mary and...

Original post made by JR on Jul. 16, 2010
Last comment by JR, on Jul 21, 2010 at 7:22 pm | 18 comments | 1833 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Harmer concedes; congratulates McNerney on re-election to 3rd term as 11th District's congressman

David Harmer, a San Ramon attorney and Republican candidate for Congress in the 11th District, conceded defeat Friday in...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2010
Last comment by Elegant Ed, on Dec 7, 2010 at 9:43 am | 14 comments | 1833 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton school board votes to slash budget by more than $5.3 million

A split school board voted Tuesday night to keep a proposed list of cuts intact, despite a last-minute effort by two members...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2012
Last comment by Fact, on Mar 3, 2012 at 11:43 pm | 34 comments | 1833 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Adult Ed Classes at Bernal Location: Too Dark at Night for Comfort

I took Spanish lessons through Pleasanton Adult Education. The classes were in the evening at the Bernal/First Street...

Original post made by Kyra on Feb. 22, 2008
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Ceminsky chosen as new principal at Donlon Elementary in Pleasanton

Stephanie Ceminsky, who served as an assistant principal at Amador Valley High School this past school year, has been selected...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2012
Last comment by Marsha, on Jul 19, 2012 at 12:42 pm | 4 comments | 1832 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Goodguys West Coast hot rod & custom car event heading to Fairgrounds next weekend

The west's largest hot rod & custom car event features over 3,000 vintage hot rods, custom cars and classics sprawled throughout...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2012
Last comment by CraigLinda, on Aug 19, 2012 at 11:50 pm | 15 comments | 1832 Views

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CUT THE FAT FROM THE TOP FOR SCHOOL SUCCESS

Is it me, or is the answer to ALL the schools problems is cutting the FAT FROM THE TOP in our school district. It's the same...

Original post made by Main Street & Main Stream on Nov. 14, 2010
Last comment by A Mom, on Nov 17, 2010 at 2:17 pm | 32 comments | 1831 Views

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Torrico honors downtown businesswoman as 'local hero'

State Assemblyman Alberto Torrico (D-20th) has honored local businesswoman Leslie Braga "for her tremendous contributions"...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2008
Last comment by Susie, on Jan 7, 2008 at 8:25 pm | 3 comments | 1830 Views

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Guess, 4 other new stores opening at Stoneridge Shopping Center

Stoneridge Shopping Center will open five new stores before the end of the year, including Guess, a retailer of luxury American...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2010
Last comment by Kiosk problem, on Aug 10, 2010 at 10:25 am | 18 comments | 1830 Views

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Girasole Closed

I will miss you Scoozi Bread! Maybe the Pleasanton Weekly can get Skip to share the recipe with all of us who have enjoyed...

Original post made by Gladys on Sep. 29, 2013
Last comment by Been there, on Oct 2, 2013 at 12:38 pm | 15 comments | 1830 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Shrinking Enrollment at Amador?

Checking my child's "Zangle" GPA, I noticed in the last column that the class of 2011 started with 711 kids, dropped to 609,...

Original post made by John Adams on Feb. 5, 2009
Last comment by Clued In, on Feb 8, 2009 at 7:01 pm | 6 comments | 1828 Views

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Candidates disagree on local government's direction

Candidates for mayor and City Council sparred Tuesday over the question about the direction of the municipal government in...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Patriot, on Sep 20, 2010 at 8:36 am | 49 comments | 1828 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 | 1828 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Another reason not to vote for Democrats in California

So if you are an illegal with a criminal record you will want to come to California because you will stand little chance...

Original post made by Pablo on May. 31, 2011
Last comment by Teresa, on Jun 6, 2011 at 10:27 am | 21 comments | 1828 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Skip Mohatt, long-time Amador Valley High teacher, coach dies in Auburn

Long-time Amador Valley High School teacher and coach Everett (Skip) Mohatt died Saturday night in Auburn, where he had lived...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2008
Last comment by Grayce Stratton, on Nov 24, 2008 at 12:52 pm | 4 comments | 1827 Views

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Construction starts on $2.4 million trail between Pleasanton-Dublin

Ground was broken this week on a 794-foot project to connect trails in Pleasanton and Dublin that end abruptly at Interstate...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2012
Last comment by Curtis, on Apr 15, 2012 at 4:19 pm | 33 comments | 1827 Views

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Cheers and checks at Walmart grand opening

A large crowd of eager shoppers gathered early Wednesday morning to celebrate the opening of San Ramon's first Walmart Neighborhood...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2012
Last comment by Jonas, on Sep 24, 2012 at 6:39 am | 8 comments | 1827 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Occupiers continue assult on Americans

Occupiers (sh** disturbers) continue their ignorant assult on Americans. Now they're making plans for disturbing a century-old...

Original post made by ANTI-anarchists on Dec. 28, 2011
Last comment by anon, on Dec 30, 2011 at 5:57 pm | 39 comments | 1826 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

should the school district have more discretion in the layoff process?

I came across two interesting pieces recently that I thought members of the community might want to read. The first is a...

Original post made by Sandy on May. 18, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Slippers, on May 23, 2012 at 8:36 pm | 19 comments | 1826 Views
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