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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Proposed work rule changes snag BART management, unions settlement

BART and its five unions have spent nearly one-third of the year wrangling about contracts, and with just a day left until...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2009
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Jul 30, 2009 at 7:07 am | 5 comments | 1537 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 | 1537 Views

AROUND TOWN

Yellow bumpy corner inclines

Someone must have a good answer for this.... All over the city corners are being constructed with the yellow bumpy inclines...

Original post made by Bob on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by 2ME4U, on Aug 8, 2009 at 12:15 pm | 10 comments | 1537 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Station to nowhere?

Just wanted to offer some memories and insight to the mess-up by BART. This is not anything new. I worked in the 60's for...

Original post made by Don on Sep. 20, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1537 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Guest Opinion

A couple of months ago, I resigned from the Budget Advisory Committee (BAC) due to a growing frustration that this was an...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2010
Last comment by True Tea Party, on Feb 15, 2010 at 10:46 am | 10 comments | 1536 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Compelling Film Opening Fri., 6/26: "The Stoning of Soraya"

This Friday the film "The Stoning of Soraya" will open in selected cities around the country. Given the current events in...

Original post made by MaryAnn on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 24, 2009 at 7:17 pm | 1 comment | 1536 Views

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Happy Mother's Day

Happy Mother's Day to all the wonderful Moms out there. You are appreciated and loved. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dvZgomEDEeU...

Original post made by Pleasanton Parent on May. 10, 2009
Last comment by Fair is fair, on May 11, 2009 at 11:25 am | 4 comments | 1536 Views

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Burning ban, heavy fog alert lead otherwise nice forecast for Friday in Pleasanton, Ti-Valley

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has declared Friday a "Spare the Air Day" due to what it calls an unhealthy...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 20, 2010 at 6:08 pm | 12 comments | 1536 Views

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Anti-drug group honored by district attorney

The members of the Mothers with a Purpose have been honored by Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley for their...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Sep 2, 2011 at 6:29 pm | 5 comments | 1536 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 | 1536 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Services tomorrow for John McWilliams

Services for John Brendan McWilliams will be held at 10:30 a.m. tomorrow at St. Augustine Catholic Church in Pleasanton. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 27, 2010 at 11:22 am | 3 comments | 1536 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

What's with the alphabet scramble?

Now when you want to make a comment , you have to type a coded alphabet. What's with that? Somewhere along the way I mist...

Original post made by tango on Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Nov 11, 2010 at 9:07 am | 5 comments | 1536 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Cold, wet weather—even snow—in forecast for Pleasanton, Tri-Valley this weekend

Cold, wet weather will once again put an icy grip on the Pleasanton and the Tri-Valley this weekend, but no one should bet...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2011
Last comment by Steve, on Feb 24, 2011 at 10:18 am | 4 comments | 1536 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Could the PW post details for the funeral for Kyle Manning?

I know there was already a candlelight vigil, but what about a service for him? Thanks. ...

Original post made by Mom on Jun. 10, 2010
Last comment by Karen, on Jun 11, 2010 at 8:47 am | 4 comments | 1536 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why is the district cutting Class Size Reduction? Is this a scare tactic to get a “YES” vote on Measure G?

A question we've frequently heard talking to people is: "Why is the district cutting Class Size Reduction? Is this a scare...

Original post made by Tony E. on Apr. 28, 2009
Last comment by Facts Please, on Apr 29, 2009 at 9:01 am | 8 comments | 1535 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 | 1535 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

High school 'JamFest' kicks off concerts in the park at 6:30 p.m. tonight

Young musicians will show off their talents starting at 6:30 p.m. this evening at JamFest, a special youth concert that will...

Original post made on May. 28, 2009
Last comment by Patricia, on May 29, 2009 at 11:23 am | 4 comments | 1535 Views

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exactly where is oak grove?

Hi, I want to walk to Oak Grove to get a personal sense of the view situation so we can be more informed voters. The...

Original post made by curious on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by Resident who loves to hike, on Apr 12, 2010 at 9:57 pm | 15 comments | 1535 Views

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Big rig crash on I-580 yesterday sends vehicle onto BART tracks

BART trains were delayed Thursday afternoon because of a crash involving a big-rig and another vehicle on eastbound I-580...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2011
Last comment by shannon, on Sep 16, 2011 at 1:59 pm | 2 comments | 1535 Views

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Bets place to watch the fireworks???

Where is the best place in town from which to view the fairgrounds' Fourth of July fireworks? (that is not inside the fairgrounds,...

Original post made by Country Fair family on Jun. 30, 2016
Last comment by resident, on Jul 5, 2016 at 1:20 pm | 5 comments | 1535 Views
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