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Pleasanton featured in LA Times Travel section

Our great Downtown got a lovely photo essay and article about being a destination for a weekend getaway: http://www.latimes.com/travel/la-tr-pleasanton-escape-20130414-photos,0,5...

Original post made by Ptown Proud on Apr. 23, 2013
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Woman charged in Angela Street arson free on bail

The woman charged with setting her East Angela Street home afire more than two years ago has pleaded not guilty and is free...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2011
Last comment by Didn't have to happen, on Feb 15, 2011 at 12:12 pm | 2 comments | 1852 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Why close the story on Health Care facilities to comments?

Q.Is The Weekly afraid too many people would care about that topic? Having the comments is one of the reasons this venue...

Original post made by Why close a story on Health Care to comments? on Mar. 30, 2012
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'Give our street back,' Owens Drive commuters say

Owens Drive, one of Pleasanton's busiest streets when BART commuters leave for work and come home again, just got a facelift...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2017
Last comment by Common Sense, on Jan 17, 2017 at 8:37 am | 4 comments | 1852 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Man sentenced for 2016 bank robberies, including in Pleasanton

A Stockton man dubbed the "Bearded Bandit" has been sentenced to 45 months in prison in connection with a 2016 bank robbery...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2017
Last comment by carlos, on Feb 13, 2017 at 10:46 am | 2 comments | 1852 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Thought For The Day...

This article below stated clearly what I've been wrestling with for quite some time...that to be a liberal (by extention...a...

Original post made by Ben on Jul. 22, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Jul 23, 2010 at 9:14 am | 10 comments | 1851 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

David Harmer Op-ed for the SF Chronicle in 2000: "Abolish Public Schools" (With link to op-ed )

David Harmer made the argument to kill public schools in a 2000 op-ed for the San Francisco Chronicle. Here is the link to...

Original post made by Nelson on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by Janna, on Oct 16, 2010 at 8:42 pm | 21 comments | 1851 Views

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Was there an organized dog parade yesterday?

Not so much a parade, but there were probably 15-20 dogs being walked down Main Street yesterday morning around 8:45. Does...

Original post made by Madeline on Apr. 18, 2010
Last comment by Mario, on Apr 20, 2010 at 2:35 pm | 17 comments | 1851 Views

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Hot in Pleasanton today with 104 degrees forecast by Wednesday

The National Weather Service is forecasting extraordinarily hot late summer days starting today and extending into the first...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2011
Last comment by Hot mama, on Sep 5, 2011 at 11:18 pm | 4 comments | 1851 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Vote No on Parcel tax - support fiscal responsibility and integrity

NO PARCEL TAX! It's not necessary to balance the PUSD budget or to retain teachers or programs even BEFORE federal stimulus...

Original post made by John on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Apr 3, 2009 at 7:49 am | 3 comments | 1850 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Government jobs: justice at last!

It looks like the public sector is about to get some adjustments and start seeing what the private sector has been through...

Original post made by Finally! on Jun. 18, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jan 23, 2016 at 8:06 pm | 10 comments | 1850 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Justified or denial of rights?

The BART protest expected Friday didn't happen, probably because BART shut down cell service for the day and the protest...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on Aug. 15, 2011
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Walmart-Here we go again

Council Member Sullivan appealed the decision of the Planning Commission and has called up the project to be heard in front...

Original post made by Francine on Apr. 3, 2012
Last comment by , on Apr 3, 2012 at 10:08 am | 1 comment | 1850 Views

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COMMENTARY: An early look at health care legislation

While the country continues to sort out the details of the Health Care Reform bill that was passed by Congress last Sunday...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2010
Last comment by Educated, on Mar 29, 2010 at 8:16 pm | 9 comments | 1850 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton school board selects Fremont assistant suprintendent to head its schools

Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=3997 posted Thursday, April 29, 2010, 4:41...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2010
Last comment by It's fremont's HUGE LOSS, on May 13, 2010 at 10:32 pm | 17 comments | 1849 Views

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Letters: Vote No - again

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7075 posted Friday, May 28, 2010,...

Original post made on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by Amanda B., on May 31, 2010 at 7:45 pm | 13 comments | 1849 Views

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Maddie's Matchmaker Adoptathon

Looking for a new best friend? Join Valley Humane Society (VHS) this weekend for the Maddie's Matchmaker Adoptathon and take...

Original post made by Valley Humane Society on Jun. 6, 2012
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Make a Difference in the new year

If your New Year's resolution is to volunteer more, you are in luck. Local volunteer opportunities can be explored all under...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2018
Last comment by Ken Mano, on Jan 5, 2018 at 10:35 am | 1 comment | 1849 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Amador vs. San Ramon football game re-scheduled for Saturday

The lights went out Friday night at the San Ramon Valley High School stadium forcing the postponement of the varsity football...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2009
Last comment by And, on Nov 8, 2009 at 8:06 pm | 7 comments | 1848 Views

SPORTS

Pleasanton Preps: Falcons win twice in rain-shortened spring break baseball tourney

Foothill High School's baseball team played in a local three-game tournament over spring break, but the Falcons only got...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Family, on Apr 13, 2017 at 12:16 am | 2 comments | 1848 Views
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Salami, Salami … Baloney
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Time for new collaboration between city and school district
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Holiday Fund raises $70,000 for 12 Tri-Valley nonprofits
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