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Resident interrupts burglary attempt

Pleasanton police are looking for a man who may be responsible for several burglaries in the area near the Pleasanton Sports...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2011
Last comment by Oscar, on Jan 17, 2011 at 1:43 am | 5 comments | 1346 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Realtors want down payment requirements lowered

The National Association of Realtors is urging regulators to go back to the drawing board on the proposed Qualified Residential...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 1, 2011 at 5:19 pm | 8 comments | 1346 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Air district declares 3rd consecutive 'Spare the Air' day as temperature soars

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has declared a third consecutive Spare the Air day today due to anticipated...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2009
Last comment by a parent, on Sep 23, 2009 at 10:39 am | 4 comments | 1345 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Board gets budget back on track, for now

School Board members were pleased to certify their budget as positive Tuesday night -- a sign of a balanced budget -- for...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2010
Last comment by a reader, on Jun 12, 2010 at 5:40 pm | 7 comments | 1345 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD Illegal cash-out bond refunding (pt. 2)

Looks like the school board does not intend to address this topic at the 4/12 school board meeting, even though it had been...

Original post made by Start Afresh on Apr. 8, 2011
Last comment by Joe McCarthy, on Apr 8, 2011 at 5:55 pm | 3 comments | 1345 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Collecting for Haiti

It's been a busy past couple of weeks for a variety of outfits gathering items and goodwill for the country of Haiti. On...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2010
Last comment by Another Parent, on Feb 5, 2010 at 12:19 pm | 5 comments | 1345 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

America as Texas vs. California: Who’s Moving Where

Very stark graphic illustration of the economic effects of liberal policies vs. conservative in the maps on this website....

Original post made by Amy on Jun. 19, 2010
Last comment by maja7, on Jun 22, 2010 at 12:19 pm | 18 comments | 1345 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 | 1345 Views

AROUND TOWN

Open Heart Kitchen fund raiser

Open Heart Kitchen is holding an e-waste fund raiser this weekend in Livermore. I know there are others going on the same...

Original post made by Jon on Apr. 17, 2009
Last comment by Susan, on Apr 17, 2009 at 9:36 am | 1 comment | 1345 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fiahlo's Fiasco

The ice rink was proposed for Round Table or Domus in the parking lot. Great idea. When those deals allegedly fell through,...

Original post made by resident on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by mdp, on Nov 18, 2009 at 5:56 pm | 24 comments | 1345 Views

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Girls night out with a purpose

Women in the Tri-Valley hit the town in the name of networking Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6546...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2010
Last comment by Gary Stagner, on Mar 17, 2010 at 1:41 pm | 4 comments | 1345 Views

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Workers in Bay Area highest paid in country, study shows

Workers in the Bay Area were the highest paid on average in the nation last year, according to data released today by the...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2010
Last comment by G in PTown, on Jul 31, 2010 at 12:28 am | 8 comments | 1345 Views

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Stimulus transportation funds heading to Iron Horse Trail

More than $10 million is headed to the area to help complete the Iron Horse Trail, coming from the TIGER II (Transportation...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2010
Last comment by Fed up with Fed, on Nov 1, 2010 at 6:34 am | 11 comments | 1345 Views

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Teen group's 'Nightmare' on stage tonight, tomorrow at Firehouse Arts Center

Those seeking a unique Halloween experience won't want to miss "Nightmare, a Terrifying Night of Improv," which is being...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by Lisa, on Oct 29, 2010 at 8:54 pm | 2 comments | 1345 Views

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Poetry contest for Pleasanton residents

Celestial Arts is offering a $1,000 grand prize (there are 50 prizes in all totaling $5,000) to all Pleasanton-area poets....

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 17, 2011 at 5:44 pm | 4 comments | 1345 Views

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China daily newspapers

Hey, what's with the Chinese newspapers being dumped in our driveways around town, Is there a takeover coming that I wasn't...

Original post made by Mal on Nov. 6, 2012
Last comment by ?????, on Nov 15, 2012 at 8:30 am | 5 comments | 1345 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART strike could come as early as Wednesday

BART management and union leaders sent out competing press releases Wednesday, indicating that tensions are high with only...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2009
Last comment by Joey, on Jun 26, 2009 at 10:34 am | 7 comments | 1345 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton 'university' president arrested on visa fraud scheme

The president of a defunct online university described by authorities as a sham was arrested in Pleasanton yesterday on federal...

Original post made on May. 3, 2011
Last comment by tisk tisk, on May 9, 2011 at 9:25 pm | 7 comments | 1345 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

BANG!

Did anyone hear a bang last night in the vintage hills area. It was just one pop but it was loud!...

Original post made by Paul on Nov. 27, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Jan 29, 2010 at 12:52 am | 2 comments | 1345 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

REQUIRED READING

All voters considering the Measure G proposal in June and the State measures in May should go to the Howard Jarvis web site...

Original post made by Joe on Apr. 27, 2009
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Apr 27, 2009 at 8:17 pm | 14 comments | 1344 Views
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