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New cuts, unfortunately, impact students

On Friday, Jan. 28, a list of proposed reductions was posted on Pleasanton Unified School District's website. After cutting...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2012
Last comment by a fly on the classroom wall, on Feb 23, 2012 at 3:37 pm | 12 comments | 2177 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CA Teacher Union Sued by Teachers - Supreme Court

A group of teachers has sued the CA Teacher's Union over mandatory payment of union dues. The US Supreme Court will hear...

Original post made by Another watcher on Jan. 8, 2016
Last comment by DKHSK, on Jan 16, 2016 at 9:34 am | 24 comments | 2176 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Brown gives Californians 'update' on budget negotiations--on YouTube

In his first YouTube address since taking office, Governor Jerry Brown called on state legislators to let voters have a voice...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2011
Last comment by Meg, on Mar 24, 2011 at 3:32 pm | 6 comments | 2176 Views

AROUND TOWN

This should be a concern

I had posted a concern, which was promptly removed, about the property at 5521 Calico Ln. Pleasanton. It is now official,...

Original post made by Concerned on Dec. 6, 2009
Last comment by Sandy Piderit, on Jan 7, 2010 at 8:19 pm | 30 comments | 2176 Views

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Bras for the Cause Cancer Walk tomorrow evening

The sixth annual "Bras for the Cause Breast Cancer Walk" will be held in downtown Pleasanton from 5:30-11 p.m., Saturday,...

Original post made on May. 6, 2011
Last comment by I Hate Cancer, on May 6, 2011 at 9:45 am | 1 comment | 2176 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

City Council OKs portion of Old Vineyard Avenue trail

The Pleasanton City Council voted Tuesday night to approve moving forward with the nearly mile-long center section of the...

Original post made on May. 17, 2017
Last comment by Member, on May 20, 2017 at 4:23 pm | 5 comments | 2176 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Day 26...No Word from McNerney on His Position on Ground Zero Mosque

I have politely inquired at one of his offices about what his position is on Ground Zero Mosque. Yet, I have received nothing....

Original post made by SpeakUpJerry! on Sep. 9, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 15, 2010 at 1:06 pm | 30 comments | 2175 Views

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BART agrees to add Pleasanton in its Livermore expansion planning

In a welcome turnaround, BART officials this week agreed to include Pleasanton city representatives in planning an extension...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2009
Last comment by D W, on Dec 1, 2009 at 3:07 pm | 8 comments | 2175 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board expected to issue approval for search firm, hear union agreement Tuesday

The Pleasanton Unified school board will meet Tuesday night to decide whether to approve a contract with an Omaha-based superintendent...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2015
Last comment by SoMuchLitigation, on Nov 9, 2015 at 5:49 pm | 1 comment | 2174 Views

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NATIONAL TRUST MAIN STREET CENTERĀ® HONORS LIVERMORE

NATIONAL TRUST MAIN STREET CENTERĀ® HONORS LIVERMORE, CALIFORNIA, WITH A GREAT AMERICAN MAIN STREET AWARD LIVERMORE DEMONSTRATES...

Original post made by James on May. 4, 2009
Last comment by John, on May 5, 2009 at 5:26 pm | 3 comments | 2174 Views

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'Tales of Olympus Jr.' at Firehouse Arts Center tonight through Sunday

The Civic Arts Stage Company in partnership with Bay Area Children's Theater is presenting "Tales of Olympus Jr.," a rollicking...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2015
Last comment by Christina, on Sep 25, 2015 at 11:29 am | 1 comment | 2174 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Home Sales in PW?

Just curious why the last couple Pleasanton Weeklys have not included recently sold homes? It is always interesting to see...

Original post made by Homeowner on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by Moxley, on Mar 24, 2009 at 2:36 pm | 4 comments | 2174 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Reverse mortgages aren't for everyone

You can scarcely turn on the TV without seeing ads for reverse mortgages. They're touted as a great tool for cash-strapped...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2011
Last comment by Mr. Reverse, on Sep 5, 2011 at 8:10 am | 2 comments | 2174 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Wondering if Towne Center Books still sells Tales from Swankville...?

I want to see what all the fuss was about a few years back... I unfortunately can't call the shop to see if they still sell...

Original post made by Student on Jun. 8, 2014
Last comment by Linda B. , on Sep 9, 2014 at 5:08 pm | 17 comments | 2174 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Queen Elizabeth to Receive Link to D-Day Events

I now know why President Obama gave Queen Elizabeth an iPod during their state visit a few months back. This allows the President...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on May. 28, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2173 Views

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Eco-Democrat Socialist Author in NYT: "America, prepare to give up your air-conditioning"

Now we should all "redistribute" and ration our air-conditioning systems, according to this eco-democrat socialist NYT author. http://www.nytimes.com/roomfordebate/2012/06/21/sho...

Original post made by More AC on Jun. 24, 2012
Last comment by Arroyo, on Jun 25, 2012 at 5:56 pm | 6 comments | 2173 Views

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Celebrating 10 years of the Pleasanton Weekly

It's hard to believe it's a new decade. It's even more difficult for the staff of the Pleasanton Weekly to fathom that 10...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2010
Last comment by Kathleen, on Feb 1, 2010 at 7:21 am | 26 comments | 2173 Views

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McNerney urges governor to reconsider cuts to veterans programs

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) has asked Governor Jerry Brown to reconsider proposed cuts he has made for programs...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2011
Last comment by Earl Richards, on Feb 14, 2011 at 3:15 pm | 1 comment | 2173 Views

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Budget surplus helps trim pension liabilities

With the state bleeding red ink and many California cities and school districts also facing budget woes, the city of Pleasanton...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2011
Last comment by Pan, on Nov 18, 2011 at 10:54 pm | 20 comments | 2173 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Amador High School Clubs

I need information about the student clubs that are offered at Amador. There is a list on the Amador website of clubs...

Original post made by Cliff on Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by Lisa, on Nov 11, 2010 at 8:07 pm | 6 comments | 2172 Views
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Salami, Salami … Baloney
By Tom Cushing | 26 comments | 803 views

Holiday Fund raises $70,000 for 12 Tri-Valley nonprofits
By Jeb Bing | 0 comments | 142 views