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Police looking for man who shoved topless woman into car

Livermore police are looking for a man who shoved a bare-chested woman into his vehicle on Monday morning. Read the full...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2013
Last comment by Daniel Bradford, on Feb 6, 2013 at 3:48 pm | 3 comments | 957 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Class of 2013 graduates at Foothill, Amador Valley high schools as principals also say goodbye

Foothill and Amador Valley high schools held commencement exercises Friday night with thousands of parents, other relatives...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 6, 2013 at 4:17 pm | 11 comments | 957 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Assembly District Race shows Catharine Baker in lead

I was excited to learn over the weekend that Catharine Baker, the only woman and only Republican is leading her three male...

Original post made by Anonymous on Feb. 4, 2014
Last comment by Woody, on May 30, 2014 at 3:39 pm | 4 comments | 957 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Getting Down to Facts

This is one of the sites I looked at when the education topic first came up at the beginning of this year. ""Getting Down...

Original post made by Stacey on Nov. 23, 2009
Last comment by Dana, on Nov 25, 2009 at 11:14 pm | 5 comments | 956 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The Tea Party has a race problem

This is an article from Jonathan Capehart of the Washington Post about race problems in the Tea Party. http://voices.washingtonpost.com/postpartisan/2010/05/the_tea_party_has_a_r...

Original post made by David USA on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by TI, on May 7, 2010 at 11:49 pm | 13 comments | 956 Views

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Teen charged with felony afterschool fight

What started as an afterschool fight between "five or six kids" led to a felony charge of assault with a deadly weapon against...

Original post made on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by resident, on May 9, 2010 at 7:56 pm | 31 comments | 956 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

New iPhone app offers everyone the opportunity to be a hero

Fire Chief Richard Price was sitting with a couple of his coworkers in a San Ramon restaurant about a year ago when they...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2011
Last comment by Pro-Law, on Jan 28, 2011 at 1:28 am | 4 comments | 956 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill, Amador Valley in "We the People" state finals today

Foothill and Amador Valley high schools were among five that advanced to the championship round of the "We the People" state...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2011
Last comment by Austin, on Feb 4, 2011 at 4:43 pm | 2 comments | 956 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why does the Livermore Independent report Pleasanton news before the Pleasanton Weekly?

The latest Pleasanton county redistricting proposal as reported in the Livermore Independent, shows one Supervisor for...

Original post made by common sense on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by Billie, on Jun 25, 2011 at 6:21 pm | 5 comments | 956 Views

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Help with looking for care homes

I have begun the process of looking for a care home for my Mother who is 60, but is suffering with the affects of Multiple...

Original post made by Bill on Oct. 10, 2011
Last comment by CeCe2, on Oct 10, 2011 at 3:27 pm | 1 comment | 956 Views

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Affordable housing

Like it or not, affordable housing is coming to Pleasanton, and with it, as is nearly always the case, come questions about...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2012
Last comment by Diana N, on Oct 26, 2012 at 12:16 am | 11 comments | 956 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Buchanan hosts education talk in Pleasanton

Pleasanton residents and school officials had the chance to pick the brain of State Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan (D-Alamo)...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on May 27, 2014 at 8:44 am | 4 comments | 956 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

2.1 earthquake hits near Oakland

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting that an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.1 struck in Alameda County near...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2009
Last comment by Mitch Thompson, on Aug 3, 2009 at 3:49 pm | 1 comment | 955 Views

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Pleasanton Home Sales for August 2009

A look at home sales in Pleasanton and the Tri Valley for August 2009. Click the Web Link http://moxleyteam.com/2009/09/tri-valley-home-sales-august-2009/ (Web...

Original post made by Moxley on Sep. 3, 2009
Last comment by trekmtb, on Sep 4, 2009 at 9:15 am | 4 comments | 955 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville's 'Sully' commemorates 1-year anniversary of Hudson River landing

One year after he successfully landed a plane on the Hudson River in New York, Danville resident Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2010
Last comment by Every bit a hero, on Jan 18, 2010 at 10:06 am | 7 comments | 955 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Interesting reading From Around the State

http://ballotpedia.org/wiki/index.php/St._Helena_Unified_School_District_board_recall,_California_(2010)...

Original post made by resident on Feb. 23, 2010
Last comment by resident, on Feb 24, 2010 at 10:48 am | 8 comments | 955 Views

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Boy Scouts recycling Christmas trees Jan. 5

For $5-10, residents can discard their Christmas trees, support Boy Scouts and help the earth all at the same time. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2010
Last comment by Drew Perkins, on Mar 20, 2010 at 2:49 pm | 1 comment | 955 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Prop. 16: Will it 'stifle' democratic process or let 'voters decide' public electricity proposals?

Arguments continued this week before the California Public Utilities Commission hearings on an initiative that would require...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2010
Last comment by TheRestOfTheStory, on Apr 3, 2010 at 5:24 pm | 6 comments | 955 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Romney endorses Harmer in GOP contest to replace McNerney

Former Governor and 2008 GOP Presidential candidate Mitt Romney has announced his endorsement of Republican Businessman...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2010
Last comment by A Mom, on May 4, 2010 at 6:56 pm | 20 comments | 955 Views

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Letters: Ridge homes will be in view

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7041 posted Friday, May 21, 2010,...

Original post made on May. 21, 2010
Last comment by Tired of NIMBYers, on May 23, 2010 at 12:41 pm | 10 comments | 955 Views
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Tough new rules on water are necessary
By Tim Hunt | 11 comments | 1,132 views

Circumstances without Pomp
By Roz Rogoff | 3 comments | 987 views

‘Much Ado’ or is it Adios for ObamaCare?
By Tom Cushing | 5 comments | 331 views