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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teacher Tantrum Caught on Film by Student

A Tennessee math teacher became violent in the classroom and a student filmed it (it's on YouTube). There have been some...

Original post made by Sydney on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by Karen, on Oct 13, 2010 at 11:52 pm | 5 comments | 1510 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama administration joins fight to overturn Prop. 8 same-sex marriage ban that voters approved

The Obama Administration called on the U.S. Supreme Court Thursday to overturn California's Proposition 8 ban on same-sex...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2013
Last comment by George, on Mar 2, 2013 at 4:51 pm | 16 comments | 1510 Views

AROUND TOWN

Please step back from the keyboad DK

Ok for the record I am not a Douglas Kebdall fan, I just don't think he is clever, funny or even entertaining in anyway....

Original post made by T.H. on Oct. 27, 2009
Last comment by T.H., on Oct 29, 2009 at 9:17 am | 20 comments | 1510 Views

AROUND TOWN

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

The City of Pleasanton has announced a mandatory water rationing fine for the "ice bucket challenge." Anyone caught doing...

Original post made by Mrs. Bloom on Aug. 20, 2014
Last comment by Ksquare, on Aug 24, 2014 at 10:24 pm | 11 comments | 1510 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Jamie Oliver's "Food Revolution" hits home

Has anyone watched the new TV show Jamie Oliver's "Food Revolutation"? It started two weeks ago and I would say that...

Original post made by Kasey Hillier on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by Tango, on Apr 6, 2010 at 4:41 pm | 15 comments | 1509 Views

AROUND TOWN

Butterflies All Over Town

What is up with all the butterflies/moths flying all over town. I realize it is Spring time but don't recall a year with...

Original post made by Mark Mullaney on Mar. 31, 2009
Last comment by kickingit, on Apr 1, 2009 at 1:16 pm | 3 comments | 1509 Views

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Top dogs

The winners for the fifth annual Pooch Parade have been anounced. Be sure to check this Friday's paper for a cover story...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by NOT a cakewalk, on Aug 19, 2009 at 9:10 am | 6 comments | 1509 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lemonade Project: financial literacy for kids

The Lemonade Project is a student group from Amador Valley High School/California DECA that introduces elementary school...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2012
Last comment by No mittens, on Jul 2, 2012 at 11:09 am | 3 comments | 1509 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Poetic Pleasanton

Laureate, what's it all about? Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=8280 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 3, 2011 at 1:06 pm | 3 comments | 1509 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Owing millions, bankruptcy denied, criminal case.....apparently Wm Hogarty is not concerned....

(Post removed by Pleasanton Weekly Online staff because it contains personal information about an individual or business.)...

Original post made by Anonymous on Apr. 12, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1509 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Home sales rally in East Bay

As the number of homes on the market continues to drop and purchase prices continue to increase, home sales are still strong...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2015
Last comment by WG Mom, on Mar 21, 2015 at 1:22 pm | 2 comments | 1508 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Express Lane Speed Limit???

Does anyone know what the speed limit is on I680 along the Express Lane route? There is exposed and covered 65mph limit signs...

Original post made by Bill on Oct. 1, 2010
Last comment by Michael Leonard, on Oct 2, 2010 at 8:28 am | 2 comments | 1508 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Shame on the unions

This is getting pathetic. I sure hope it doesn't portend things to come: http://hjta.org/california-commentary/latest-intimidation-tactic-public-relations-disaster-unions Lat...

Original post made by Sigh on Aug. 1, 2011
Last comment by Harry, on Aug 2, 2011 at 1:48 pm | 12 comments | 1508 Views

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Nearly 3 years after their murders, Pleasanton couple's accused son's trial gets under way today

Opening statements will be presented today in the trial of professional poker player Ernest Scherer III on charges that he...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2011
Last comment by Nutsac, on Jan 4, 2011 at 8:56 am | 1 comment | 1508 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

59% of nurses report to work at Eden hospital despite systemwide strike, Sutter says

Thousands of registered nurses from nine Bay Area Sutter Health-managed hospitals went on a one-day strike yesterday at Eden...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2011
Last comment by Package pay, on Dec 27, 2011 at 11:19 pm | 8 comments | 1508 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Ed Kinney lecture series continues next Tuesday

The public is invited to spend an evening with President Theodore Roosevelt at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 7 at the Firehouse Arts...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2012
Last comment by Joe Devane, on Feb 2, 2012 at 8:55 pm | 1 comment | 1508 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

OPINION: Good times are back as city revenues soar past $106 million

Newly hired Pleasanton Finance Director Tina Olson just presented her first full-year municipal budget to the City Council,...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2015
Last comment by M.William, on Jun 16, 2015 at 11:54 pm | 3 comments | 1508 Views

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Guest Opinion: These community leaders urge a No vote on Measure D

The natural contours of our southeast hills are a priceless asset to our community. If we allow the hilltops to be graded,...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Jun 6, 2010 at 10:27 pm | 27 comments | 1507 Views

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Pleasanton families donate for charity Garage Sale

Unbelievable response from Pleasanton residents to donate clothes, sporting goods, and household items to benefit Best Buddies...

Original post made by Liza on Aug. 25, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1507 Views

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Tri-Valley veteran journalist Tim Hunt to start blog Jan. 3

Tim Hunt will begin blogging Jan. 3 at PleasantonWeekly.com. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=8954...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2011
Last comment by Marvin, on Jan 4, 2012 at 3:23 pm | 7 comments | 1507 Views
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Walmart
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Pleasanton Costco appears headed to crowded November ballot
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