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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Another look at Tuesday's Whitman-Brown debate

Leaning on crutches, Tom Brokaw hopped into the center of the stage at Dominican University in San Rafael Tuesday night to...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:03 pm | 7 comments | 5137 Views

AROUND TOWN

With just 3 days to go, BART-unions say they're making progress to avert Friday morning strike

With three days remaining before a 60-day cooling off period expires, negotiators for BART management and its labor unions...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2013
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Oct 7, 2013 at 6:21 am | 24 comments | 5137 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Report: High-speed rail to launch in Silicon Valley

California's high-speed rail system would make its debut in the Bay Area, with bullet trains whisking passengers between...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2016
Last comment by Michael L. , on Feb 24, 2016 at 10:20 am | 5 comments | 5137 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

5 p.m. tomorrow is deadline for candidates to file for elected offices

The nomination period for the Nov. 8 General Election will close at 5 p.m. Friday. Read the full story here http://pleasantonweekly.com/news/2016/08/10/5-pm-friday-is-deadline-fo...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2016
Last comment by Get the Facts, on Aug 13, 2016 at 1:12 pm | 15 comments | 5137 Views

AROUND TOWN

At-risk missing adult located by Pleasanton police

The Pleasanton Police Department has located Diane Taylor who was reported missing on Oct. 4. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=10192...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2012
Last comment by k, on Oct 5, 2012 at 3:42 pm | 4 comments | 5136 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cutting a tree

Is there anyway to get the city to allow you to cut down a tree?We have a silk tree in front of our house and it is a heritage...

Original post made by Treeman on Jul. 23, 2013
Last comment by Success, on Jul 25, 2013 at 8:20 am | 14 comments | 5136 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

9-year-old Concord girl is Bay Area's first swine flu death

A 9-year-old Concord girl who had been diagnosed with the H1N1 virus died Friday, marking the Bay Area's first swine flu-related...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Jun 6, 2009 at 4:53 pm | 9 comments | 5136 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD formally apologizes for Ben Curry's death

San Ramon Valley schools Superintendent Rick Schmitt publicly apologized on Friday for the on-campus death of San Ramon Valley...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2018
Last comment by Dan, on Nov 7, 2018 at 8:37 pm | 5 comments | 5135 Views

SPORTS

Amador Valley, Foothill win pre-season openers ahead of opening day for schools today

Amador Valley and Foothill high schools won their pre-season opening games Friday, giving fans a thumbs-up on an exciting...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2012
Last comment by Tango , on Aug 27, 2012 at 9:02 pm | 3 comments | 5135 Views

AROUND TOWN

County board moves to place Pleasanton in Supervisor Nate Miley's district

Responding to an appeal by Pleasanton leaders to keep the city in a single supervisor district, the Alameda County Board...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2011
Last comment by Chuck Wiedel, on Jul 3, 2011 at 5:14 pm | 7 comments | 5135 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

AC Transit's CFO charged with stealing church funds

Alameda-Contra Costa Transit's chief financial officer has been charged with four felony counts of grand theft for allegedly...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2014
Last comment by Mike, on Apr 16, 2014 at 3:29 pm | 1 comment | 5135 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

UPDATE: Infant in critical condition after emergency brain surgery

Police are investigating the cause of a head injury of a 9-month-old Pleasanton boy taken to ValleyCare Medical Center around...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2008
Last comment by p-town resident, on Apr 1, 2008 at 8:25 pm | 1 comment | 5135 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police investigating armed robberies at Hopyard Road stores

Pleasanton police released suspect photographs Thursday as part of their ongoing investigation into armed robberies of neighboring...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2017
Last comment by Bren James, on Aug 19, 2017 at 1:08 pm | 3 comments | 5135 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 | 5133 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two Livermore children dead, two women in custody

Livermore police are investigating two separate suspicious child deaths that occurred in the past week resulting in the arrests...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2009
Last comment by Annoyed at CofC's comment, on Mar 30, 2009 at 8:31 am | 14 comments | 5133 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

6-year-old drowns in Castro Valley pool

A 6-year-old boy drowned at the Castro Valley High School Swim Center on Monday during a trip with his daycare, according...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2010
Last comment by Eric, on Mar 12, 2015 at 1:39 pm | 10 comments | 5132 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 | 5132 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Solo commuters on Hwy. 237 can now use carpool lanes--for a fee

The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority has converted a stretch of carpool lanes on state Highway 237 and I-880 interchange...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2012
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegseggerr, on Mar 23, 2012 at 2:08 pm | 10 comments | 5132 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Livermore keeps Stein on Planning Commission, orders special training after his 'ghetto' comments

The Livermore City Council voted 4-1 to not expel Planning Commissioner John Stein contingent upon several conditions, including...

Original post made on May. 4, 2021
Last comment by Rich Buckley, on May 4, 2021 at 10:48 am | 1 comment | 5132 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 | 5131 Views
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