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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

MEMORIAL DAY IS ABOUT FAMILY MEMBERS THAT NEVER CAME HOME

Foreign Wars have claimed the lives of many American family members. After more than seventy years the pain lingers for our...

Original post made by Michael Austin on May. 29, 2016
There are no comments yet. 9 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton woman indicted for alleged visa fraud ring

A Pleasanton woman has been indicted along with three others on federal charges for allegedly participating in a scheme to...

Original post made on May. 26, 2016
Last comment by BV, 30 minutes ago | 7 comments | 1248 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Pleasanton schools already set with rules around gender identity and bathrooms

Schools across the country are grappling with the Obama administration's request that public schools allow transgender students...

Original post made on May. 26, 2016
Last comment by DKHSK, 32 minutes ago | 49 comments | 1447 Views

AROUND TOWN

No on K supporters spend another $30,000+ since 4/25/16

99%+ of the funding for "No on K" continues to be provided by some of the wealthiest residents of Pleasanton, several of...

Original post made by Resident of Ventana Hills on May. 27, 2016
Last comment by Tom Paine, 2 hours ago | 7 comments | 158 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Editorial: Vote Yes on Measure K

Measure K on the June 7 ballot for Pleasanton voters affirms the action of the City Council last January in approving the...

Original post made on May. 23, 2016
Last comment by New Pleasanton Resident, 4 hours ago | 48 comments | 3793 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton imposing excess water use penalties despite rain

Despite heavy rains and a good winter snowpack in the mountains, Pleasanton plans to continue its drinking water restrictions...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2016
Last comment by JT, 8 hours ago | 23 comments | 3526 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Director: San Ramon Golf Club in danger of closing

The owners of San Ramon Golf Club are considering closing the 18-hole golf course in the south-central part of the city as...

Original post made on May. 6, 2016
Last comment by SamB, 8 hours ago | 18 comments | 4837 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

'Every 15 minutes' program stirs emotions at Foothill High

Every 15 minutes someone in the country dies from an alcohol-related traffic accident, and Foothill High School students...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2014
Last comment by ZOD, 17 hours ago | 4 comments | 4900 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Workday earns praise, green light for new headquarters off I-580

Workday, a fast-growing software company, has won heaps of praise from the City Council along with a green light to start...

Original post made on May. 27, 2016
Last comment by Over 55, on May 28, 2016 at 3:51 pm | 5 comments | 1365 Views

AROUND TOWN

Want to protect the hills? Vote YES on Measure K

The Lund Ranch property is NOT currently preserved and Measure PP does NOT prevent homes from being built on it. Remember...

Original post made by Voting YES for the Truth on May. 28, 2016
Last comment by Alexis B, on May 28, 2016 at 3:18 pm | 1 comment | 45 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Beware: Tick time is here

It's that time of year again. Trees are blossoming, weather is warming, grasses are growing, and the Ixodes pacifica nymphs...

Original post made on May. 16, 2016
Last comment by JoeG, on May 28, 2016 at 2:15 pm | 2 comments | 1170 Views

AROUND TOWN

REVEALED: Paid signature gatherer company for No on K supporters

The name of the company that No on K supporters have refused to identify for months? PCI Consultants, Inc. of Calabasas,...

Original post made by Resident of Ventana Hills on May. 27, 2016
Last comment by Yes on K, on May 28, 2016 at 12:39 pm | 2 comments | 213 Views

AROUND TOWN

Undecided on Measure K

This is my first time voting (I'm 18) and I wanted to clear a few things up about measure K. 1. I do not feel any guilt...

Original post made by Anthony on May. 25, 2016
Last comment by MsVic, on May 28, 2016 at 6:56 am | 11 comments | 256 Views

AROUND TOWN

I am voting NO on K, NO to 43 MORE Executive Houses in Pleasanton

After reading my voters pamphlet and talking to my neighbors I finally decoded the whole Measure K thing. I am against...

Original post made by No on K on May. 27, 2016
Last comment by BobB, on May 27, 2016 at 6:20 pm | 8 comments | 121 Views

AROUND TOWN

Another reason to Vote YES on Measure K--Assembly Bill 2522

Voting YES on Measure K approves a greatly reduced housing project of 43 traditional-style, single-family homes in a valley,...

Original post made by Resident of Ventana Hills on May. 27, 2016
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 27, 2016 at 3:18 pm | 2 comments | 59 Views

AROUND TOWN

No on K converted me to YES

I just received an electronic notice from my house security cameras that someone was trespassing on my porch. Got a nice...

Original post made by Tired of the arrogance on May. 23, 2016
Last comment by Sam, on May 27, 2016 at 10:10 am | 4 comments | 251 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board spares 2 librarian jobs from layoffs, seeks funds to save others whose positions are on chopping block

Pleasanton's school district Tuesday scraped together enough money to fund another two library assistants, and the school...

Original post made on May. 25, 2016
Last comment by Pete, on May 27, 2016 at 9:42 am | 9 comments | 2021 Views

AROUND TOWN

Confused about Measure K?--Reject No on K group's false statements by voting YES

Another full-page ad in today's edition (5/27/16) of the Pleasanton Weekly, another effort of intentional misdirection, deception,...

Original post made by Resident of Ventana Hills on May. 27, 2016
There are no comments yet. 47 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Kaitlin's cancer fight officially ends

Every single person is affected by cancer, says survivor Kaitlin Gallagher, 20. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2016/05/26/kaitlins-cancer-fight-offic...

Original post made on May. 26, 2016
Last comment by Kevin Gallagher , on May 26, 2016 at 11:55 pm | 2 comments | 5058 Views

AROUND TOWN

Who Is No on K?...WEALTHY PLEASANTON HILLTOP RESIDENTS

In response to the latest misleading full-page ad in today's (5/20/16) edition of the Pleasanton Weekly: 99%+ of the funding...

Original post made by Resident of Ventana Hills on May. 20, 2016
Last comment by Resident of Ventana Hills, on May 26, 2016 at 4:32 pm | 39 comments | 1881 Views
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Changing my Registration for Bernie
By Roz Rogoff | 80 comments | 1,138 views

Conjecture Madness
By Tom Cushing | 4 comments | 486 views

Celebrating a long overdue groundbreaking
By Tim Hunt | 0 comments | 428 views

So You Are Planning on a Career in Law? Read on!
By Elizabeth LaScala | 2 comments | 344 views