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Editorial: Vote No on Measure C, child care sales tax marred by vague context

Just be direct with the voters about the tax measure you want them to adopt. That's not what we've seen here. Vote No on...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2020
Last comment by Wow, on Feb 20, 2020 at 5:34 am | 24 comments | 12815 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Property taxes still due to county by April 10 -- unless state changes deadline

The deadline to submit property tax payments without penalty remains April 10, a seemingly reluctant County Treasurer-Tax...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2020
Last comment by Robby24, on Apr 24, 2020 at 4:18 am | 24 comments | 12639 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County reports 43 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Pleasanton

Pleasanton continues to lead the Tri-Valley in confirmed patients with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) with 43 cases, as...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2020
Last comment by Elderly Shelterer, on May 11, 2020 at 10:28 am | 24 comments | 22586 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton: Local leaders oppose using fairgrounds for homeless shelter

A recent proposal to use the Alameda County Fairgrounds for housing unsheltered people from the city of Oakland has prompted...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2020
Last comment by MichaelB, on Nov 11, 2020 at 8:45 am | 24 comments | 7271 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

What a Week: To mask, or not to mask

Masking boils down to me internalizing responsibility (to a fault, sometimes). I just don't want to face a reality where...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2021
Last comment by keeknlinda, on Aug 26, 2021 at 10:22 pm | 24 comments | 6827 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Paintings stolen as Pleasanton Hotel restaurant closes

Noted Pleasanton artist Charlotte Severin said yesterday that three of her five original paintings were stolen from the front...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2009
Last comment by Claudette McDermott, on Jan 12, 2009 at 11:32 am | 24 comments | 6917 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Illegal and dangerous practices

Every year at this time, the ritual of spring baseball and soccer practices starts at the Sportspark. Due to the frequently...

Original post made by SteveP on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by SteveP, on Mar 11, 2010 at 4:00 pm | 24 comments | 3357 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton man indicted for lying to IRS

A Pleasanton man faces two federal charges for allegedly lying to the IRS, according to United States Attorney Melinda Haag....

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2011
Last comment by Scott , on Apr 27, 2011 at 6:37 am | 24 comments | 7407 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Rude Experience Spoiled Mother's Day

I've been in US for 15 years and lived in Pleasanton for 6 years and think it's one of the best places to live. Today...

Original post made by Ram Dawani on May. 13, 2012
Last comment by MP, on Jan 12, 2014 at 2:26 pm | 24 comments | 5160 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

The Preserves Neighborhood - Car Hits House

Does anyone know what happened in The Preserves on Laural Creek Drive either the evening of July 5 or the morning of July...

Original post made by Just Curious on Jul. 6, 2012
Last comment by Other, on Jul 12, 2012 at 10:36 pm | 24 comments | 5400 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Mall incidents in Pleasanton, Walnut Creek may be related

Police are investigating whether a robbery using a knife at the Broadway Plaza parking garage in Walnut Creek on Wednesday...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Mittens, on Jul 18, 2012 at 9:14 am | 24 comments | 6836 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Citation of $2120 for Castlewood violation... really?!

About a month ago, I was driving to work. I usually take 680 South or the frontage road to take the Canyon. There must have...

Original post made by Are you kidding me?! on Jul. 31, 2015
Last comment by Jtjh, on Apr 6, 2016 at 10:07 pm | 24 comments | 5650 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

House Vandalized. Pleasanton Police refuse to come out.

Our house was egged this morning around 3:30 am. My wife called the PPD later in the morning and was told that, unless there...

Original post made by Alex on Aug. 10, 2016
Last comment by Parent, on Aug 15, 2016 at 1:01 pm | 24 comments | 3123 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Air Fragrances in Pleasanton classrooms

Many teachers in Pleasanton public schools use a device in the classroom that emits a chemical fragrance. If you go to...

Original post made by Ann on Jan. 18, 2008
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 30, 2008 at 3:34 pm | 23 comments | 5377 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School administrators head to Sacramento today as deep budget cuts loom

With the Pleasanton school district facing a possible $8.7 million shortfall, administrators and staff finance managers will...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2009
Last comment by resident, on Jan 17, 2009 at 10:35 pm | 23 comments | 6172 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

We Don't Need No Yellowbelly Parcel Tax!

I've had it with people in this town putting spoiled kids before true American anti-tax values! Sorry, but why should I pay...

Original post made by Buford on Apr. 27, 2009
Last comment by You don't fool me..., on Apr 30, 2009 at 9:29 am | 23 comments | 3663 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why is the district cutting Class Size Reduction? Is this a scare tactic to get a “YES” vote on Measure G?....YOU BET IT IS!

The Big Picture found at [http://www.pleasantonparceltaxinfo.com/blog/federal-stimulus-dollars-and-pusd] In various news...

Original post made by Tanner on Apr. 28, 2009
Last comment by Pleasanton Resident, on Apr 29, 2009 at 5:29 pm | 23 comments | 4369 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Letter: Why I voted 'no' on Measure G

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5631 posted Friday, May 22, 2009,...

Original post made on May. 23, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 27, 2009 at 9:21 pm | 23 comments | 3234 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial

When reporters asked Senator Dianne Feinstein to comment on complaints about major cuts to state services and education following...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Jun 6, 2009 at 7:22 pm | 23 comments | 3915 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CURRENT SCHOOL BOARD AFRAID OF STRONG WOMEN

If you look back at the 2008 school board election results, Chris Grant received 24.2% of the votes and Valerie Arkin received...

Original post made by Equality on Dec. 20, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 27, 2009 at 11:26 am | 23 comments | 3441 Views
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