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AROUND TOWN

Handyman service anyone??

Does anyone know of a good handyman service here in Pleasanton? If so do you also know what their hourly rates are? I need...

Original post made by Help Needed on Dec. 3, 2009
Last comment by steve, on Dec 7, 2009 at 7:35 pm | 13 comments | 5357 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PPIE hosting half-marathon, 5K event today to benefit Pleasanton schools

The Pleasanton Partnerships in Education (PPIE) Foundation will sponsor a half-marathon and 5K event today starting at the...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2013
Last comment by Just another voice, on Apr 19, 2013 at 2:24 pm | 11 comments | 5356 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Campana Jazz Festival set for Saturday in Pleasanton

The 39th annual Campana Jazz Festival will be held at Amador Valley High School from 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Saturday. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2014
Last comment by Marilyn Palowitch, on Feb 6, 2014 at 9:48 am | 2 comments | 5355 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mayor and Council Votes Itself A Raise

The Pleasanton Mayor and City Council is voting itself a gigantic pay raise up from $600 to $1050 a month for the mayor and...

Original post made by Jack Hovingh on Aug. 14, 2007
Last comment by Sharon, on Oct 10, 2007 at 3:55 pm | 13 comments | 5355 Views

AROUND TOWN

For the biker who nearly died today . . . . . .

I was driving north on Main St today at 5:30 AM, just approaching Stanley. My traffic light was, and had been, green but...

Original post made by driver and biker on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by Resident, on Aug 26, 2009 at 9:37 pm | 37 comments | 5355 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Jerry McNerney fails 'truth meter', makes false accusations against Dean Andal

Interesting that incumbent Congressman Jerry McNerney, whom the Pleasanton Weekly has already endorsed, has lowered himself...

Original post made by Fact-checker on Oct. 20, 2008
Last comment by Fact-checker, on Oct 23, 2008 at 10:51 am | 14 comments | 5354 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hearst Elementary cancels Fall Festival, cites lack of volunteers

Hearst Elementary School's Fall Festival has been canceled after the school was unable to find enough volunteers to run the...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2015
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 10, 2015 at 9:37 am | 11 comments | 5354 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton council approves blueprint for Weekend on Main street closures

Outdoor dining and shopping downtown are poised for a big comeback this year, after the Pleasanton City Council on Tuesday...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2022
Last comment by My opinion, on Feb 17, 2022 at 1:22 pm | 2 comments | 5354 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police catch 2 men believed responsible for 33 auto burglaries in Pleasanton

Pleasanton police said Friday that they believe they caught a pair of thieves responsible for at least 33 automobile break-ins...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2011
Last comment by Kudos to LPD, on Jan 2, 2012 at 11:45 am | 8 comments | 5354 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Budget priorities ratified at school board meeting

San Diego is budgeting based upon looking at what needs to be funded instead of what needs to be cut. If a budget is a reflection...

Original post made by Stacey on Jan. 13, 2010
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Jan 13, 2010 at 9:14 pm | 1 comment | 5353 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Donate your old cell phones to support our troops

With the holidays approaching, so many of our nations' young men and women are serving in remote locations away from family...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2010
Last comment by Bill T, on Oct 27, 2010 at 12:45 pm | 3 comments | 5353 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Activists call for Santa Rita Jail inmates to be released

A coalition of activist groups on Thursday called on Alameda County Sheriff Gregory Ahern to release all inmates at Santa...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2020
Last comment by Wombat, on Apr 15, 2020 at 8:06 am | 12 comments | 5353 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

4th Tracy torture suspect arrested where he works in Pleasanton

A fourth suspect was arrested Tuesday at his Pleasanton job in the Tracy torture case that's made national headlines of a...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2008
Last comment by jj, on Jan 8, 2009 at 10:49 am | 13 comments | 5352 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

CHP officer in critical condition after being shot during I-680 traffic stop where suspect was killed

A California Highway Patrol officer critically wounded in a shooting that followed a traffic stop on I-680 Tuesday morning...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2012
Last comment by anti-arnold, on Sep 6, 2012 at 3:16 pm | 17 comments | 5352 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Letters

<B>Need constructive solutions Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=8209 posted Friday,...

Original post made on May. 27, 2011
Last comment by concerned parent, on Jun 12, 2011 at 9:59 pm | 54 comments | 5351 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton hotel closing

I had rented a room at the Pleasanton Hotel for an event next month, today I was informed by a staff member that the property...

Original post made by Willis on Dec. 12, 2008
Last comment by canon lenses, on Aug 27, 2010 at 6:17 pm | 34 comments | 5351 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Drive-in movies make a come-back

The Alameda County Fairgrounds will host a pop-up series of drive-in movies this summer, starting next Friday evening (June...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2020
Last comment by Rebecca K., on Jun 8, 2020 at 6:07 am | 4 comments | 5350 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Houses or church site? Council to decide tomorrow night

The Pleasanton City Council will decide at its meeting Tuesday night whether to rezone a church site for new houses in the...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2015
Last comment by East Sider, on Oct 14, 2015 at 12:18 am | 24 comments | 5350 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Letter: Teacher integrity intact; clarifying misconceptions

The strength and unparalleled success of the schools in the Pleasanton Unified School District continues to be driven by...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2019
Last comment by DKHSK, on Mar 10, 2019 at 11:30 am | 35 comments | 5349 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Last day for Goodguys 26th Flowmaster West Coast Nationals

The Goodguys 26th Flowmaster West Coast Nationals ends its three-day run at the Alameda County Fairgrounds today. Read the...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 25, 2012 at 11:40 am | 4 comments | 5349 Views
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