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AROUND TOWN

Smoke again???

I woke to the smell of smoke again. I live by a firestation and never heard the sirens. Is their another fire close by?...

Original post made by Pat on Aug. 3, 2008
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First Wednesday party canine, bovine-themed

Kicking off the First Wednesday Street Party this month, the Pleasanton Downtown Association will feature a canine and bovine-themed...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2008
Last comment by ambulance torres, on Aug 1, 2008 at 6:27 pm | 4 comments | 1501 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Column

Longtime school board member Pat Kernan has been taking it on the chin lately in both the media and at a recent school board...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2008
Last comment by Julie, on Aug 1, 2008 at 11:56 am | 65 comments | 3006 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Oak Grove foe Mary Roberts to challenge Hosterman for mayor's post

Mary Roberts, a long-time member of the Pleasanton Planning Commission who also served as its chairwoman several times on...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2008
Last comment by Stacey, on Aug 1, 2008 at 10:35 am | 60 comments | 2358 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Domus to close Pleasanton store next Thursday

Domus, a popular downtown gift and housewares store, will close next Thursday, July 31 after nearly 10 years of doing business...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2008
Last comment by Another Gatetree Resident, on Aug 1, 2008 at 6:58 am | 14 comments | 2420 Views

AROUND TOWN

Where are the bicycle riders?

It's high time we parents set an example and start riding our bikes around town. When the time is right, get your kids out...

Original post made by Two Wheeling on Jul. 8, 2008
Last comment by Ohforfsake, on Jul 31, 2008 at 2:34 pm | 14 comments | 2097 Views

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Troubled market

Jim Lavey has seen it all. A Realtor for the last 35 years in Pleasanton where he has lived since 1959, he has represented...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2008
Last comment by Lily, on Jul 31, 2008 at 12:53 pm | 6 comments | 1509 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

7 join Republicans-for-McNerney political team

Seven prominent Republicans from the 11th Congressional district have joined the reelection effort of U.S. Representative...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2008
Last comment by Homeowner, on Jul 31, 2008 at 7:33 am | 2 comments | 1695 Views

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Who's Runnin??

Does anyone know who's running for Mayor and City council? I heard Bozosky pulled papers, but didn't hear if he filed. ...

Original post made by Vinelander on Jul. 29, 2008
Last comment by Stacey, on Jul 31, 2008 at 7:04 am | 2 comments | 1628 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Please-No More Locks of Love Stories

I just read in a different local newspaper another heartwarming story about a little girl who donated the hair from her...

Original post made by Irma on Jul. 24, 2008
Last comment by Charity, on Jul 30, 2008 at 8:52 pm | 4 comments | 1577 Views

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Where are the Colors at Callipe Preserve?

Explain to me why, at a city operated golf course, the is no display for the US and State Flags. Please, let's correct this. My...

Original post made by Ray on Jul. 30, 2008
Last comment by Vinelander, on Jul 30, 2008 at 8:39 pm | 1 comment | 1818 Views

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Please consider supporting this wonderful nonprofit.

Tri-Valley Special Needs Annual Golf Tournament Monday, August 18 2008 Sunol Valley Golf Club HOUSE Inc. and Tri-Valley...

Original post made by HOUSE Inc. and Tri-Valley Special Needs on Jul. 30, 2008
Last comment by Pleasanton at it's best!, on Jul 30, 2008 at 3:00 pm | 1 comment | 1792 Views

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Domus is closing?!

Say it ain't so! The TriValley Herald is reporting that Domus is "quitting business" (something about the end of the lease)....

Original post made by MainStreetDiva on Jul. 22, 2008
Last comment by sad shopper, on Jul 30, 2008 at 1:41 pm | 16 comments | 1907 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Algebra for all eighth-graders?

I'm concerned about the CA Board of Education mandating that all eighth-graders pass Algebra 1. Some kids take it as an AP...

Original post made by Logical concern on Jul. 14, 2008
Last comment by Parent, on Jul 30, 2008 at 12:06 pm | 13 comments | 2067 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Voice Recorders in the Classroom

I think all classrooms should have a recording device that we can be reviewed if a student reports unprofessional...

Original post made by Ellen on Jul. 24, 2008
Last comment by I can't believe it, on Jul 30, 2008 at 11:58 am | 15 comments | 1994 Views

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Letter to Editor Regarding Last Week's Cover Story

I just read a letter to the editor by Kristin McAfee regarding last week's cover story on two girls who were molested...

Original post made by Margery on Jul. 19, 2008
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Jul 30, 2008 at 6:53 am | 41 comments | 3807 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

15 added to the Class of 2008

Matt Campbell, principal of Pleasanton Unified School District's high school summer school program, addressed the graduates...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2008
Last comment by Jerry, on Jul 29, 2008 at 10:33 pm | 2 comments | 1469 Views

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Letter--Train complainers should fund crossings

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4292 posted Friday, July 25, 2008,...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2008
Last comment by Doo Doo, on Jul 28, 2008 at 4:14 pm | 2 comments | 1669 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Alternative to Oak Grove Referendum, Hillside Initiative, Council Initiative, and Petty Politics

Buy the land from the Lins! I've mentioned this here months ago in another thread. I found an example of a group trying...

Original post made by Stacey on Jul. 27, 2008
Last comment by Stacey, on Jul 27, 2008 at 12:53 pm | 1 comment | 1807 Views

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For mayor of Pleasanton: now there are three

Planning Commissioner Anne Fox and former commissioner Mary Roberts plan to challenge Mayor Jennifer Hosterman for the city's...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2008
Last comment by Vinelander, on Jul 26, 2008 at 9:53 pm | 20 comments | 1908 Views
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