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Pleasanton hires Vallejo development director to head expanded planning group here

Brian Dolan, most recently the director of development services for Vallejo, has been hired as Community Development Director...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2008
Last comment by frank, on Mar 15, 2008 at 7:32 pm | 3 comments | 2161 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Rep. McNerney reads Dr. Seuss to Donlon third-graders

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) visited Donlon Elementary school Monday to read to Donlon Elementary School third-graders....

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2008
Last comment by Dr Seuss, on Mar 14, 2008 at 4:43 pm | 5 comments | 1996 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Town Square Postings

<B>On TV30 woes Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3716 posted Friday, March 14,...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2008
Last comment by Linda, on Mar 14, 2008 at 1:21 pm | 1 comment | 1612 Views

AROUND TOWN

UPDATE: Fire brings $37,000 in damages

A house fire on Clovewood Lane, off of Muirwood Drive, was quickly contained as five Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Department...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2008
Last comment by chris, on Mar 14, 2008 at 10:54 am | 2 comments | 1633 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Aerial Spraying of Pesticides over populated areas.

The state is scheduled to start spraying 'Checkmate" to irradicate a moth that is threatening several agriculture crops in...

Original post made by Rick on Feb. 28, 2008
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 13, 2008 at 11:21 pm | 32 comments | 2350 Views

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The Pleasanton Jobs Daughters Host Electronic Recycling Event

Join the Pleasanton Jobs Daughters to help keep our environment green. Bring your obsolete computers, monitors printers...

Original post made by Pleasanton Job\'s Daughters on Mar. 12, 2008
Last comment by Lynn, on Mar 13, 2008 at 11:19 am | 1 comment | 2032 Views

AROUND TOWN

Linking to the beyond

Irma Slage considers herself to be a human telephone--connecting the living to departed spirits. It all began one day...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2008
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Mar 13, 2008 at 8:53 am | 22 comments | 1905 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Council tables Oak Grove hearing until judge rules

The Pleasanton City Council Tuesday postponed indefinitely a possible public hearing on a citizens' coalition's request for...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2008
Last comment by think big, not small, on Mar 9, 2008 at 9:42 pm | 7 comments | 1699 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Third continuance issued in drunk driving case

A judge in the case against 19-year-old Katie McKewon granted a request to continue the case to April 11. In the hearing...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2008
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Mar 9, 2008 at 7:47 am | 15 comments | 2526 Views

AROUND TOWN

Leisure Sports Inc. and Charter Properties

Pleasanton, CA  Charter Properties, a Pleasanton based developer, and Leisure Sports Inc., owner and operator of the highly...

Original post made by Christina Dort on Mar. 7, 2008
There are no comments yet. 3301 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Editorial

California cities are watching closely the outcome of the legal battle in Alameda County Superior Court over a referendum...

Original post made on Feb. 29, 2008
Last comment by Susan, on Mar 6, 2008 at 10:45 pm | 8 comments | 2418 Views

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City seeks to fill open commission, committee seats

Interested in the arts, economic vitality, parks or the library? There are a number of vacancies on city commissions and...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2008
Last comment by Beth, on Mar 6, 2008 at 3:31 pm | 3 comments | 1734 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A parcel tax is a thinly veiled excuse to have access to a pot of discretionary funds.

The superintendent is using scare tactics saying they will cut teachers and programs. He has threatened that our children...

Original post made by Mike on Feb. 13, 2008
Last comment by Linda, on Mar 6, 2008 at 9:58 am | 82 comments | 3834 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Coupe Welcomes Calls Per Pleasanton Weekly

Here is the publication's take on the meeting held on 1-28-08. **************************** Friday, February 1, 2008 ...

Original post made by Anonymous on Feb. 5, 2008
Last comment by Another Gatetree Resident, on Mar 5, 2008 at 3:07 pm | 10 comments | 2205 Views

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Home prices are down, now is the time to buy!!!

OK, just kidding. Prices have a LONG WAY TO GO DOWN - 40% by some estimates. Don't buy now and watch your value drop. See...

Original post made by Homeowner on Feb. 27, 2008
Last comment by Homeowner, on Mar 5, 2008 at 8:23 am | 14 comments | 1863 Views

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Judge delays Oak Grove ruling

It's not over yet for the opponents of the Oak Grove project after Superior Court Judge Frank Roesch delayed making permanent...

Original post made on Feb. 29, 2008
Last comment by Stacey, on Mar 4, 2008 at 4:45 pm | 12 comments | 1754 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Relatives, Friends,Clergy, Coaches, etc. The Real Risk to Children

I am frustrated with adults, we don't want to face the real threat to our children, which is people they know and trust....

Original post made by Jan on Feb. 22, 2008
Last comment by aaron, on Mar 4, 2008 at 3:35 pm | 3 comments | 2592 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Jazzed About Pets

Jefferson Starship guitarist Craig Chaquico will perform at Valley Humane Society's "Jazzed About Pets," from 7 to 10:30...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2008
Last comment by Funtime, on Mar 2, 2008 at 10:20 pm | 10 comments | 3996 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

59-year-old man shot in attempted car jacking

A 59-year-old Pleasanton man was shot after he refused to give a gunman his car keys, according to police. The incident...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2007
Last comment by Gene, on Mar 2, 2008 at 12:26 pm | 7 comments | 3085 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Did Barbara Bush Really Say That?

I just read this today, and I thought it was a joke. Unforunately, it's not. Barbara Bush actually said, on March...

Original post made by Taylor on Feb. 23, 2008
Last comment by Gene, on Mar 2, 2008 at 12:01 pm | 12 comments | 3254 Views
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