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Harvest Festival opens tomorrow at Fairgrounds

The Pleasanton Harvest Festival opens tomorrow at the Alameda County Fairgrounds for a three-day run. Read the full story...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Gary Palmatier, on Sep 17, 2010 at 1:19 pm | 2 comments | 1498 Views

AROUND TOWN

Who pays into the Chambers PAC/lobby?

Anyone want to know who the names of the Chamber of Commerce contributors to their Political Action committee? It is public...

Original post made by Enlightened on Oct. 26, 2010
Last comment by Taxpayers PAY partisans, on Nov 11, 2013 at 4:18 pm | 15 comments | 1498 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Rousing welcome home for 3 Pleasanton Marines back from Iraq

Several hundred well-wishers cheered and waved banners and flags yesterday as three Pleasanton Marines came home from Iraq. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2009
Last comment by D W, on Sep 1, 2009 at 2:38 pm | 8 comments | 1498 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Robbers w the Black Caddy?

So, has anything happened on the story where some alert person took a picture* of the black Cadillac getaway car with 22...

Original post made by What Happened w the robbers w the Caddy? on Apr. 9, 2012
Last comment by Sumati, on Apr 10, 2012 at 5:41 pm | 1 comment | 1498 Views

SPORTS

Registration Now Open!

Come play the fastest game on 2 feet! Registration now open for spring 2014 lacrosse. www.pleasantonlacrosse.com...

Original post made by ptownlaxmom on Oct. 8, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1497 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Senate Democrats Vote to Kill the Keystone Pipeline

During the debate over the transportation bill, the Senate rejected this amendment that would have allowed construction of...

Original post made by y on Mar. 13, 2012
Last comment by Bob, on Mar 14, 2012 at 4:24 pm | 5 comments | 1497 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Fired up about Spare the Air days?

Yesterday was a Spare the Air day. Today is a Spare the Air day. While nobody is thinking about sitting in front of a nice...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on Sep. 12, 2014
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Sep 12, 2014 at 12:41 pm | 4 comments | 1497 Views

AROUND TOWN

How was your water bill?

Was everyone able to meet your 25%, or did any of you get an unpleasant surprise in your water bill? Are fines on Pleasanton...

Original post made by Diana on Aug. 15, 2014
Last comment by AL P, on Aug 20, 2014 at 9:07 am | 31 comments | 1497 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Climate change report calls for 23-member panel to focus on possible dangers

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger joined other political and business leaders on San Francisco's Treasure Island Wednesday morning...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 6, 2009 at 4:52 pm | 8 comments | 1497 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Deadline today for filing state, federal income taxes

Taxpayers have until midnight tonight to file their 2012 federal and state income taxes Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=9088&e=y...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2012
Last comment by Di, on Apr 17, 2012 at 5:33 pm | 1 comment | 1497 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

S.F. City College in danger of losing accreditation

Hundreds of City College of San Francisco students, faculty, staff and their supporters held a large rally in Civic Center...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2013
Last comment by Mike, on Mar 18, 2013 at 4:35 pm | 2 comments | 1497 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

After Measure G Fails

Will the PUSD heed the call of the community and cut spending in the areas that it should (i.e. S&C) or will it move forward...

Original post made by Pleasanton Parent on May. 23, 2009
Last comment by No on G, on May 25, 2009 at 3:20 pm | 17 comments | 1496 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Yes, students DO read these forums!

How else can we get any idea about what the "parents" are thinking? We LEARN a lot from these forums. Kind of seems like...

Original post made by School Kid on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by mac, on Jun 4, 2009 at 3:30 pm | 15 comments | 1496 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Unfunded Retiree Medical Benefit Liabilities

Ah, the local columnists are starting to have the discussion about unfunded medical benefit liabilities for retirees. http://www.insidebayarea.com/opinion/ci_12403771 "An...

Original post made by Stacey on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by frank, on May 20, 2009 at 7:27 pm | 3 comments | 1496 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Constitutional convention backers claim organized groups blocking them

A Bay Area-based group organizing a statewide effort to call a Constitutional Convention is alleging that it is being stymied...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2010
Last comment by Yo Kelly, on Feb 14, 2010 at 10:47 pm | 7 comments | 1496 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama's Position on Zakat

What is "zakat," you ask? link >>> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pQG8PIqLp7k McNerney enables Obama enable...

Original post made by Brian on Oct. 4, 2010
Last comment by Me Too, on Oct 4, 2010 at 9:21 pm | 3 comments | 1496 Views

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The Best Ever!

Once, when i was walking on the sidewalks of our streets, i saw the coolest thing ever!!! I saw a gigantic mansion, all built...

Original post made by Elain Lee on Apr. 14, 2009
Last comment by miranda, on Apr 15, 2009 at 9:56 am | 3 comments | 1496 Views

AROUND TOWN

BART agrees to add Pleasanton in its Livermore expansion planning

In a welcome turnaround, BART officials this week agreed to include Pleasanton city representatives in planning an extension...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2009
Last comment by D W, on Dec 1, 2009 at 3:07 pm | 8 comments | 1496 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Sister paper Danville Weekly converts to online-only publication

The Danville Weekly, a sister publication to the Pleasanton Weekly, will publish its last print edition Oct. 2 and shift...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by DL, on Sep 18, 2009 at 11:07 pm | 5 comments | 1496 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Livermore Lab unveils technology to save truckers billions of gallons of diesel fuel

After more than a decade of research, scientists at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Tuesday unveiled technology that...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2010
Last comment by mikeeeee, on Feb 22, 2010 at 5:47 pm | 3 comments | 1495 Views
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