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Accounting Today names Pleasanton CEO among 100 'Most Influential'

Doug Sleeter, CEO of Pleasanton-based Sleeter Group, has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Most Influential People by...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2014
Last comment by Joe Reed, on Oct 11, 2014 at 12:37 pm | 1 comment | 2026 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Commotion on Angela St. Last Night?

Anyone know why W. Angela was blocked off with police cars and fire trucks last night, around 5:30pm?...

Original post made by Curious on Feb. 9, 2010
Last comment by Emily West, on Feb 9, 2010 at 11:44 am | 1 comment | 2026 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Please read "Rotten Apples" in Time magazine and vote for Marshall Tuck

Please read this article...the issue is not just limited to CA, it's nationwide. But as-goes-California-so-goes-the-nation,...

Original post made by Registered Joe on Nov. 1, 2014
Last comment by Registered Joe, on Nov 4, 2014 at 8:48 am | 7 comments | 2025 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 | 2025 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Hurricane, heavy rains show importance of flood insurance

As homeowners across the East Coast weathered Hurricane Irene and the heavy rains that followed, the importance of flood...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2011
Last comment by R. Jensen, on Sep 21, 2011 at 5:37 am | 3 comments | 2025 Views

AROUND TOWN

3.0 magnitude earthquake strikes San Leandro, Castro Valley

The U.S. Geological Survey reported an earthquake with a magnitude of 3.0 struck early this morning in Alameda County and...

Original post made on May. 30, 2010
Last comment by mary, on May 30, 2010 at 5:17 pm | 1 comment | 2025 Views

AROUND TOWN

Phone scam -- call from IRS, supposedly

I got a call supposedly from the IRS asking me to call back before 5 pm today. When I looked up the number (1-877-766-2161)...

Original post made by Al on Sep. 24, 2015
Last comment by Common Sense, on Jan 19, 2017 at 2:40 pm | 8 comments | 2025 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Perfect weather makes for spirited run

The 18th annual Spirit Run, hosted by the Rotary Club of Pleasanton, took place under perfect skies this morning as participants...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2011
Last comment by Karla Brown, on Jun 21, 2011 at 8:14 am | 3 comments | 2025 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Ban 4th of July Parades!

These parades are just conservative-supporting, Right Wing, pro-American displays...and are not reflective of Democrat principles! Article...

Original post made by ! on Jun. 30, 2011
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Jul 5, 2011 at 8:51 am | 7 comments | 2024 Views

AROUND TOWN

Popular children's author at Pleasanton Library tomorrow

Popular picture book author and illustrator Jon Agee will make a special summer visit to the Pleasanton Library at 10 a.m....

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2016
Last comment by Pleased Parent, on Jul 5, 2016 at 10:19 am | 1 comment | 2024 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 | 2024 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students join teachers in S.F. to protest against 900 layoff notices

A coalition of teacher groups and students rallied this morning in downtown San Francisco to protest the 900 preliminary...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2010
Last comment by dazzling heart, on Mar 24, 2010 at 8:55 pm | 11 comments | 2023 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Romney and Ann: The Comeback Kids?

In their first interview since the Great Shellacking of 2012, Mitt and Ann allow Chris Wallace into one of their many homes...

Original post made by Freedom Freedom Freedom on Mar. 4, 2013
Last comment by PW fan, on Mar 4, 2013 at 3:26 pm | 5 comments | 2023 Views

AROUND TOWN

Electronic Waste Recycling Fundraiser for Hart Middle School PFA

Hart Middle School, 4433 Willow Road, is hosting a drive-through electronic waste recycling fundraiser from 10 a.m. to 4...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2009
Last comment by Carl, on Nov 6, 2009 at 8:57 am | 1 comment | 2023 Views

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Could it happen here? officials ask after San Bruno disaster

Officials from the Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Department will be taking a close look at gas lines throughout the area in the...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Sep 15, 2010 at 10:46 am | 13 comments | 2023 Views

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Read it and have lunch with Adrianne McDowell at Towne Center Books tomorrow

Author Adrianne McDowell will talk about her new book, "The Doctor and the Diva," at 11:30 a.m., Friday, Jan. 27 at Towne...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2023 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Aiming high

Coaching a deaf basketball team is different from coaching a hearing team, says Debbie Ayres, who has coached college and...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2010
Last comment by suny, on Jun 19, 2010 at 10:11 am | 2 comments | 2023 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Schwarzenegger vetoes bill to require public disclosure by groups operating on college campuses

In one of the last actions taken before the deadline to sign or veto bills, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger vetoed SB 330 by Senator...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2010
Last comment by Tired-of-Leftist-Dribble, on Oct 5, 2010 at 8:18 pm | 2 comments | 2023 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

BARTD Transportation Permanent Tax NOT good, NOT Fair

Tim Hunt's article on the Transportation Taxes (which is closed for comment) points out we already pay one-half-cent surcharge...

Original post made by Taxed already on Jan. 30, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2023 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Novel Idea for education...

TED Talk on a new way to educate http://www.ted.com/talks/salman_khan_let_s_use_video_to_reinvent_education.html...

Original post made by AD on Mar. 12, 2011
Last comment by , on Mar 12, 2011 at 6:41 pm | 2 comments | 2022 Views
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Tri-Valley cities rank high in poll
By Tim Hunt | 0 comments | 662 views

Question credibility, corroboration before condemnation
By pleasantonweekly.com | 3 comments | 452 views

What You Need to Do Before Your Child Goes to College
By Elizabeth LaScala | 0 comments | 301 views