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AROUND TOWN

Celebrating 10 years of the Pleasanton Weekly

It's hard to believe it's a new decade. It's even more difficult for the staff of the Pleasanton Weekly to fathom that 10...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2010
Last comment by Kathleen, on Feb 1, 2010 at 7:21 am | 26 comments | 1903 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Superintendent search firm to hold final Pleasanton forum tonight

The Pleasanton school district's contracted superintendent search firm McPherson & Jacobson held four community meetings...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2016
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Memorial dedication set for Veterans Day weekend at Pioneer Cemetery

Work is underway on a $390,000 memorial at the city-owned Pioneer Cemetery that will pay tribute to the more than 500 veterans...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2016
Last comment by Jo Lindskog, on Oct 15, 2016 at 9:51 am | 1 comment | 1903 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School fundraising efforts planned

Pleasanton schools saw $11 million in cuts in the current year and is projecting about $8 million in cuts for the 2010-11...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Mar 7, 2010 at 8:55 am | 33 comments | 1902 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Science fair sees 'explosive growth' at county fairgrounds

Congratulations to the four winners and 646 other student participants at the recent Science and Engineering Fair at the...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2014
Last comment by Winnie, on Jun 12, 2014 at 2:08 am | 1 comment | 1902 Views

AROUND TOWN

YES on K => PAID for by Developer Greenbriar Homes (developer)

I want to vote NO. No more houses in ALL of Pleasanton, especially in our hills. This political spin on issues by the...

Original post made by Chris Moore on May. 16, 2016
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 22, 2016 at 11:26 am | 89 comments | 1902 Views

AROUND TOWN

New Stop Light at Bernal & Stanley Across from AM/PM

So, this light is going in when this big new retail/residential monster opens up at the corner across from AM/PM. Tell me...

Original post made by Anne on Jul. 28, 2016
Last comment by Pat, on Aug 8, 2016 at 10:53 am | 23 comments | 1902 Views

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Accounting Today names Pleasanton CEO among 100 'Most Influential'

Doug Sleeter, CEO of Pleasanton-based Sleeter Group, has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Most Influential People by...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2014
Last comment by Joe Reed, on Oct 11, 2014 at 12:37 pm | 1 comment | 1902 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Lax Agency (OTS) that Caused USA's Financial Meltdown Finally Hits the Dust

The Office of Thrift Supervision (OTS) whose pathetic lax 'oversight' caused IndyMac, AIG, Washington Mutual to fail, initiating...

Original post made by JL on Dec. 14, 2011
Last comment by Jeff Baker, on Dec 14, 2011 at 3:19 pm | 9 comments | 1901 Views

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$200 Billion of tax money at stake. Do you want a say?

Watch the video and attend the public meeting tomorrow at Dublin Civic Center - Wednesday,January 11, 2012 5:30PM check...

Original post made by jimf01 on Jan. 10, 2012
Last comment by Libertarian, on Jan 11, 2012 at 5:31 pm | 5 comments | 1901 Views

AROUND TOWN

Street closures today in Dublin due to high school homecoming parade

Village Parkway closure starts at 2:30 p.m. with parade starting at 3:45 Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=5308...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by Not so steamed, on Oct 15, 2010 at 2:10 pm | 3 comments | 1901 Views

RESTAURANTS

3 regional agencies moving to new central office building in S.F.

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission and two other regional agencies are moving this spring to a new home in San Francisco's...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2016
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USS Arizona survivors to speak at Las Positas College

Las Positas College will hold a free history symposium featuring three survivors of the USS Arizona from 11:30 a.m.-12:30...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2010
Last comment by TetVet68, on Nov 2, 2010 at 4:59 pm | 1 comment | 1901 Views

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Summer Wine Stroll set for tomorrow downtown

The Pleasanton Downtown Association's Summer Wine Stroll is set for 5-8 p.m. tomorrow, during which more than 30 downtown...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2016
Last comment by Dgilbreth, on Jul 16, 2016 at 3:37 pm | 3 comments | 1901 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

editorials call for teachers to sacrifice

Tim Hunt's column for the Bay Area News Group chastised teachers unions for their posturing this week. Read it for yourself,...

Original post made by Sandy Piderit on Mar. 15, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on Mar 16, 2009 at 1:45 pm | 9 comments | 1900 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PTAs, state school districts sue state for under-funding California's education system

A group of individuals, state education associations, and school districts throughout California announced Thursday that...

Original post made on May. 21, 2010
Last comment by Wow!, on May 24, 2010 at 3:13 pm | 12 comments | 1900 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

President will stop short of issuing an ultimatum

President Obama will stop just a little short of issuing an ultimatum to congress and the american people tonight regarding...

Original post made by Bobby on Sep. 9, 2009
Last comment by To Juanita, on Sep 9, 2009 at 5:57 pm | 8 comments | 1900 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

ValleyCare earns 'Gold Seal' award for joint replacement program

ValleyCare Health System has earned the Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval for its joint replacement programs for hips...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2012
Last comment by Aurmedtouindia, on Feb 16, 2012 at 10:13 pm | 3 comments | 1900 Views

AROUND TOWN

3.0 magnitude earthquake strikes San Leandro, Castro Valley

The U.S. Geological Survey reported an earthquake with a magnitude of 3.0 struck early this morning in Alameda County and...

Original post made on May. 30, 2010
Last comment by mary, on May 30, 2010 at 5:17 pm | 1 comment | 1900 Views

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Could it happen here? officials ask after San Bruno disaster

Officials from the Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Department will be taking a close look at gas lines throughout the area in the...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Sep 15, 2010 at 10:46 am | 13 comments | 1900 Views
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Assemblyman proposes driving up housing costs to delight unions
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