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Big rig crash on I-580 yesterday sends vehicle onto BART tracks

BART trains were delayed Thursday afternoon because of a crash involving a big-rig and another vehicle on eastbound I-580...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2011
Last comment by shannon, on Sep 16, 2011 at 1:59 pm | 2 comments | 1900 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fourth of July: Keep Rover (and Scat the Cat) Safe!

To the tune of San Francisco/Flowers in Your Hair http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mJ_WG3d3GL8 (RiP Scott McKenzie) If you're...

Original post made by dogfather on Jul. 3, 2013
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COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton North Rotary to hold fundraiser Friday for ailing Robert Harrison

The Pleasanton North Rotary Club will hold a benefit fundraiser Friday night to raise money for Robert Harrison, a Pleasanton...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2010
Last comment by Kate, on Aug 12, 2010 at 9:18 am | 2 comments | 1900 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School budget situation still uncertain

With Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger calling for more cuts to education after five of the six state propositions failed and Concord-area...

Original post made on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on May 22, 2009 at 1:06 pm | 6 comments | 1899 Views

SPORTS

HP 8th Grade Boys Basketball defeat PMS

Congratulations Harvest Park on a great win at the home of PMS 40-39. It was a very exciting game and fun to watch. ...

Original post made by John on Dec. 19, 2013
Last comment by Cy Call, on Dec 21, 2013 at 3:01 pm | 1 comment | 1899 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Read contracts carefully before signing

If you always stop to read the fine print before signing anything, congratulations — your parents trained you well. If...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2014
Last comment by Me , on Mar 17, 2015 at 4:54 pm | 4 comments | 1899 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Please Vaccinate your Children

There should not be a measles outbreak in the US in 2015. So sad. Hope it doesn't spread to Pleasanton....

Original post made by BobB on Jan. 22, 2015
Last comment by Me Too, on Feb 8, 2015 at 10:28 pm | 18 comments | 1899 Views

AROUND TOWN

Buchanan talks budget to voters

While State Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan (D., Alamo) focused on the overall state budget situation and Gov. Jerry Brown's...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2011
Last comment by bob123, on Mar 17, 2011 at 2:20 pm | 2 comments | 1899 Views

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Safeway...oh well

Oh dear, Safeway's profits are down! Maybe if they lowered their prices more people would shop there. Could be they are...

Original post made by Kaye on Feb. 24, 2012
Last comment by Cheryl Lynn, on Mar 2, 2012 at 4:14 pm | 6 comments | 1899 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Green teens: Pleasanton nonprofit instills high-schoolers to be environmental stewards

Since being piloted at Walnut Grove Elementary, the Pleasanton-based Go Green Initiative reach has grown to all 50 states...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2017
Last comment by Brad, on Apr 21, 2017 at 10:55 am | 3 comments | 1899 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Why doesn't Dolores have a BLOG?

Dear Jeb, Neighborhoods from Walnut Creek to Sunol have been interested in more content authored by Dolores Fox Ciardelli....

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Jan. 30, 2012
Last comment by , on Jan 30, 2012 at 8:04 am | 1 comment | 1898 Views

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You call this Socialism?

After nearly 15 years at the same job, I was laid off at the beginning of the year. Because of my own good money habits,...

Original post made by Roger on Jul. 15, 2009
Last comment by Parent of Two, on Jul 16, 2009 at 3:15 pm | 13 comments | 1898 Views

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Hallelujah! Flashmob at Nordstrom in the Stoneridge Mall

A mob took over Nordstrom in the Stoneridge Shopping Center--and they weren't even shopping. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=5792...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on Dec 23, 2010 at 6:28 pm | 8 comments | 1898 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

An over-the-shoulder look at Harmer

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) is no doubt looking over his shoulder at his 11th Congressional District after...

Original post made on May. 21, 2010
Last comment by Ron, on May 24, 2010 at 9:47 pm | 13 comments | 1898 Views

AROUND TOWN

Wineries ready for Holidays in the Vineyards

For 10 hours this weekend, 38 wineries are rolling out their respective welcome mats for holiday cheer -- wine tasting and...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 5, 2009 at 3:31 pm | 2 comments | 1897 Views

AROUND TOWN

Peddler Shoppe at the Pleasanton Senior Center

The Peddler Shoppe in the lobby of the Pleasanton Senior Center, 5353 Sunol Blvd. and is where talented local senior artisans...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2010
Last comment by Ellen, on Feb 23, 2010 at 12:36 pm | 4 comments | 1897 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

High school 'JamFest' kicks off concerts in the park at 6:30 p.m. tonight

Young musicians will show off their talents starting at 6:30 p.m. this evening at JamFest, a special youth concert that will...

Original post made on May. 28, 2009
Last comment by Patricia, on May 29, 2009 at 11:23 am | 4 comments | 1896 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

THE SOLUTION -- MEASURE H

Measure G was poorly marketed and badly written. Something closer to San Ramon's measure C would be more likely to win here....

Original post made by Russell on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Diana, on Jun 5, 2009 at 2:03 am | 13 comments | 1896 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

A lesson in Obama's socialism

An economics professor at a local college made a statement that he had never failed a single student before, but had once...

Original post made by Get over it on Jul. 15, 2009
Last comment by elmer, on Jul 15, 2009 at 3:58 pm | 9 comments | 1896 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

How is that Pleasanton Tea Party boycott of San Francisco going?

Remember back in May when Bridget Melson and her Tea Party friends decided to boycott San Francisco because the City was...

Original post made by Greg Y on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by Ed, on Dec 22, 2011 at 10:48 am | 8 comments | 1896 Views
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10th year tribute to Laurel Williams set for Friday
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