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Out of control public pensions - NYT oped

Interesting oped from NYT on their public employee retirement cost issues: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/03/06/opinion/06sun1.html?_r=1 Many...

Original post made by We are not alone on Mar. 7, 2011
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Mar 9, 2011 at 6:41 am | 39 comments | 2686 Views

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Our wonderful (or not so ) library

I am appalled that the pages at the Pleasanton library are just temps that receive no benefits and can only work a certain...

Original post made by Mr. Pohami Singh on May. 18, 2011
Last comment by Yelena, on May 20, 2011 at 8:18 pm | 39 comments | 3507 Views

AROUND TOWN

Downtown Pleasanton to have a hardware store again

Fred Nichandros, who owns Workbench Hardware in Valley Plaza at Santa Rita Road and Valley Avenue, has signed a long-term...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2013
Last comment by Anthony R.H., on Apr 12, 2013 at 2:22 pm | 39 comments | 8014 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton to build $300,000 new dog park

Spacious and often elaborate dog parks are the rage of many American cities, and now Pleasanton is about to join in. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2014
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Mar 13, 2016 at 9:39 pm | 39 comments | 10360 Views

AROUND TOWN

Who Is No on K?...WEALTHY PLEASANTON HILLTOP RESIDENTS

In response to the latest misleading full-page ad in today's (5/20/16) edition of the Pleasanton Weekly: 99%+ of the funding...

Original post made by Resident of Ventana Hills on May. 20, 2016
Last comment by Resident of Ventana Hills, on May 26, 2016 at 4:32 pm | 39 comments | 4099 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton election candidates emerge

The November elections are starting to take shape as candidates have begun to emerge for local Pleasanton seats, with the...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2018
Last comment by False News & Alternative Facts, on Aug 7, 2018 at 5:51 pm | 39 comments | 5030 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton: Mental health matters take center stage in city's policing discussion

Nearly 100 residents weighed in about the overall performance and service of the Pleasanton Police Department at a virtual...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2020
Last comment by urmomz, on Jul 24, 2020 at 4:04 pm | 39 comments | 6392 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Pleasanton not Pleasantville...

If you have ever seen the movie Pleasantville than you know their town was perfect. It was a small town with little to no...

Original post made by moviebuff on Dec. 19, 2007
Last comment by AVHS Dad, on May 15, 2009 at 12:19 pm | 39 comments | 8281 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letters: Emails deleted not my own action

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4497 posted Friday, September 12,...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2008
Last comment by For Brozosky, on Sep 20, 2008 at 7:49 am | 39 comments | 2882 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Guest Opinion

The mayor and two city councilmembers have not followed our 1996 General Plan, the long range development guide for our city....

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2008
Last comment by Susan, on Oct 11, 2008 at 12:15 am | 39 comments | 4407 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Castlewood management, union farther apart than ever

With the lockout at Castlewood County Club now well into its ninth month, the 57 full- and part-time workers are reminding...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2010
Last comment by Shiva, on Dec 2, 2010 at 12:28 pm | 39 comments | 4029 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Handles Gastropub to replace Farmer Restaurant at Pleasanton Hotel

The Farmer Restaurant in the Pleasanton Hotel on north Main Street will close after its last diners are served next Sunday...

Original post made on May. 30, 2011
Last comment by CCC, on Jul 23, 2011 at 12:22 am | 39 comments | 8375 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Safeway's newest store, marking its 1st week of operation, will stay open 24 hours a day

Shoppers continue to fill Safeway's new Lifestyle supermarket at Bernal and Valley avenues in Pleasanton today, which marks...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2011
Last comment by Diann, on Jan 13, 2012 at 9:01 pm | 39 comments | 5555 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton school leaders: Schools are safe

In the wake of last week's school shooting in Connecticut, the Pleasanton school district and school administrators are doing...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2012
Last comment by Daniel Bradford, on Dec 22, 2012 at 2:01 pm | 39 comments | 5302 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Another high-density apartment complex coming to Pleasanton

One of Pleasanton's busiest intersections -- Stanley Boulevard where Valley and Bernal avenues connect -- is about to get...

Original post made on May. 1, 2015
Last comment by Mac, on May 3, 2015 at 4:09 pm | 39 comments | 14126 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

OPINION: Lund Ranch decision shows Measure PP works

The decision on Tuesday by the Pleasanton City Council to approve a 43-home development on Lund Ranch II shows that Measure...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2016
Last comment by Resident of Ventana Hills, on Jan 30, 2016 at 5:59 pm | 39 comments | 5665 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Police: Officer shoots, kills armed man on Burgundy Drive

A Pleasanton police officer shot and killed an armed man while responding to a family dispute report late Saturday morning,...

Original post made on May. 20, 2017
Last comment by Just the facts, on May 23, 2017 at 12:40 am | 39 comments | 10356 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Mulling over Measure M

Too soon, too late or just the right time? That is the question Pleasanton voters will face when they decide the fate of...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2020
Last comment by David, on Jan 29, 2020 at 10:08 am | 39 comments | 5364 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton man prepares to sue city over leaked confidential information

A custody battle involving a Pleasanton man has led to criminal charges against an Alameda County deputy sheriff and a San...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2012
Last comment by HarlanRoberts, on Sep 17, 2012 at 4:50 pm | 39 comments | 6769 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure G information at www.savepleasantonschools.org

Hi all I'm Tony, a member of the Committee to Save Pleasanton Schools. We, in the group, have been greatly impressed...

Original post made by Tony E. on Apr. 26, 2009
Last comment by NoG, on May 2, 2009 at 12:23 am | 38 comments | 4015 Views
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