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TIM TALK

Swalwell reaches way too far

Our Congressman, Eric Swalwell, seems determined to pander to the mainstream media and give them special treatment. He introduced a genuinely silly bill that...

Original post made by pleasantonweekly.com on Feb. 20, 2018
Last comment by Mitch, on Feb 27, 2018 at 11:18 pm | 48 comments | 2268 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: The ABCs of Love

I came across a new book for you to read. Whether you are just starting out together or have been a couple for a while, whether you are doing well or struggling,...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Feb. 23, 2018
There are no comments yet. 3401 Views

AROUND TOWN

Happy New Year from the Pleasanton Weekly

Besides wishing all of our readers a Happy New Year, I want to remind everyone that it's not too late to donate to the 2017 Pleasanton Weekly Holiday...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Dec. 31, 2017
Last comment by headsoccer, on Feb 23, 2018 at 7:28 am | 8 comments | 1698 Views

TIM TALK

Great rankings for Pleasanton high schools

Pleasanton's high schools received some notable recognition this week when Niche, a website focused on housing and quality schools, cited both comprehensive high...

Original post made by pleasantonweekly.com on Feb. 15, 2018
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Feb 22, 2018 at 12:51 pm | 42 comments | 1866 Views

DOING COLLEGE

Tell Me More About UC-Berkeley

Many schools are compared to Harvard, among them the University of California-Berkeley (UC-Berkeley), fondly known as, “Cal.” The first institution of...

Original post made by Elizabeth LaScala on Dec. 21, 2017
Last comment by Eddie J., on Feb 21, 2018 at 8:14 am | 2 comments | 1695 Views

AROUND TOWN

Holiday Fund raises $70,000 for 12 Tri-Valley nonprofits

The Pleasanton Weekly's 2017 Holiday Fund campaign has ended with 289 contributors donating $70,167, an amount that will be split among 12 beneficiaries. "That's...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Jan. 21, 2018
Last comment by Eddie J., on Feb 21, 2018 at 8:08 am | 2 comments | 1063 Views

TIM TALK

The 14-year journey reaches milestone at Pleasanton Gardens

A Pleasanton institution dedicated to providing housing for low-income senior citizens ceased its operations last month and turned almost two acres of land over...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 5, 2017
Last comment by John Walker, on Feb 21, 2018 at 2:53 am | 5 comments | 1324 Views

TIM TALK

A conservative's approach to changing the inner city

Star Parker lived the welfare life as a black single woman for seven years. Then, after four abortions, she reached a turning point. Pregnant by one man, living...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Feb. 13, 2018
Last comment by DKHSK, on Feb 20, 2018 at 8:23 am | 9 comments | 1327 Views

RAUCOUS CAUCUS

Much Ado About Nunez

There’s been a lively discussion warming (if not lighting) the dark shadows of the local blog cemetery, so I thought I’d add a few thoughts and let...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Feb. 3, 2018
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Feb 19, 2018 at 4:32 pm | 84 comments | 2125 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: Engaged on Valentine’s Day! Topics to Discuss

Valentine’s Day is popular for marriage proposals. It’s romantic and lovely and you’re glowing with happiness. Congratulations! I want to be...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Feb. 14, 2018
Last comment by Chandrama Anderson, on Feb 19, 2018 at 4:08 pm | 2 comments | 9063 Views

AROUND TOWN

One-in-three chance Hayward fault will rupture with a 6.7 magnitude earthquake in next 30 years

In the next 30 years, there is a one-in-three chance that the Hayward fault will rupture with a 6.7 magnitude or higher earthquake, according to the United States...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Feb. 8, 2018
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 10, 2018 at 10:06 am | 3 comments | 1186 Views

TIM TALK

Hurray for Sunflower Hill

Let’s join the Sunflower Hill board and parents of special needs adults in celebrating the City Council’s approval and financing for its residential project...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Feb. 8, 2018
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 9, 2018 at 11:54 am | 1 comment | 1148 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sandia donates $25,000 to Valley Children’s Museum

Sandia National Laboratories has donated $25,000 to the Valley Children’s Museum in Dublin, a grant, made possible through Sandia’s gifts and grants...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Feb. 2, 2018
Last comment by dany, on Feb 8, 2018 at 5:50 am | 3 comments | 822 Views

TIM TALK

Where's the snow in South Lake Tahoe

Reporting from snow-free South Lake Tahoe—you can hike up ski runs at Heavenly Valley and Sierra at Tahoe—there’s that little snow. Heavenly’s...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 4, 2018
Last comment by ecindia, on Feb 7, 2018 at 1:22 am | 5 comments | 1796 Views

AROUND TOWN

Make this the week you help schools through Pleasanton Weekly Holiday Fund

With students heading back to school Monday after a two-week holiday break, it's a good time to remember to give to the Pleasanton Weekly Holiday Fund, which will...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Jan. 5, 2018
Last comment by ecindia, on Feb 7, 2018 at 1:21 am | 4 comments | 683 Views

TIM TALK

God loves to heal his children

Progressives hit a new low this week when they complained bitterly about Congress holding a moment of silence and remembering those killed and wounded Sunday in...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Nov. 9, 2017
Last comment by ecindia, on Feb 7, 2018 at 1:19 am | 27 comments | 2192 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Three Years Since Mom Died

It’s been three years since mom died. I still miss her very much. I also feel her love for me and mine for her in my heart so strongly that it transcends her...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jan. 26, 2018
Last comment by David Verns, on Feb 5, 2018 at 2:22 pm | 5 comments | 3168 Views

RAUCOUS CAUCUS

Salami, Salami … Baloney

Those GOP butchers at the Congressional deli are playing a losing game. ‘Salami’ is a set of competitive bargaining tactics. In it, the negotiator...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Jan. 19, 2018
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Feb 3, 2018 at 10:21 am | 111 comments | 2461 Views

RAUCOUS CAUCUS

Sound and Fury over Vile and Slur-ry

This is a day when I feel like Michael Corleone, not out of guilt or self-delusion, but because of my tattered New Year’s Resolution. You see, I promised...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Jan. 12, 2018
Last comment by patrick, on Feb 2, 2018 at 6:30 pm | 101 comments | 2688 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: What’s Important about Valentine’s Day?

I’m going to share some thoughts about what is and is not important about Valentine’s Day. This is not a complete list. Add your thoughts and ideas as...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Feb. 1, 2018
Last comment by Chandrama Anderson, on Feb 1, 2018 at 3:52 pm | 2 comments | 3222 Views
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Couples: When someone shows you who they are, believe them the first time
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 884 views

Harding Park honors one of Pleasanton's best
By Tim Hunt | 1 comment | 449 views

Lab scientists find better ways to ID individuals who die in catastrophic events
By Jeb Bing | 2 comments | 427 views