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Obituaries

Clarence "Smitty" Schmidt Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3785 posted Friday,...

Original post made on May. 15, 2008
Last comment by A Friend, on May 15, 2008 at 12:55 pm | 1 comment | 1488 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Police Immigration and Customs Enforcement raid

I was shopping at the Kohls Department store this morning around 10:30a.m. and witnessed a Police I.C.E. raid on El Balazo...

Original post made by Anne on May. 2, 2008
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on May 15, 2008 at 6:13 am | 82 comments | 3585 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Immigration arrests made at area El Balazo restaurants

Agents from the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) searched area El Balazo restaurants, including the Hopyard...

Original post made on May. 2, 2008
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on May 15, 2008 at 6:12 am | 149 comments | 3386 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Amador Valley We the People makes top 10 finals at Nationals!

The Amador Valley "We the People" competition civics team has just found out that they are in the 10 ten out of 50 competing...

Original post made by Civic Minded on May. 4, 2008
Last comment by Announce To The World..., on May 12, 2008 at 5:17 pm | 2 comments | 1919 Views

RESTAURANTS

Agora Bistro - strong out of the gate

Took the family to the Agora Bistro last night. I thought it a bit of a risk given that the restaurant is new and the site...

Original post made by John on Dec. 29, 2007
Last comment by Andy, on May 11, 2008 at 11:17 am | 8 comments | 3626 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Ayala seeks to block hillside developments

Former Councilwoman Kay Ayala was back before the City Council last Tuesday, this time with another 5,000 signatures on a...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2008
Last comment by Don, on May 10, 2008 at 11:25 pm | 20 comments | 2389 Views

AROUND TOWN

What's with the pink and purple ribbons everywhere?

I was driving in downtown today and there were tons of pink ribbons up and down Santa Rita Rd. and purple on Main St. Anyone...

Original post made by Amber on May. 10, 2008
Last comment by Stacey, on May 10, 2008 at 8:22 pm | 3 comments | 1984 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Amador Valley High's civics champs make top 10 in nationals

Amador Valley High School's Competition Civics team was named one of the top 10 in the country last night after two days...

Original post made on May. 5, 2008
Last comment by Announce To The World..., on May 10, 2008 at 5:49 am | 12 comments | 1919 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Vintage Hills Center

After reading the Editorial this week about the Vintage Hills property, I'm sure I'm not the only one who drives by that...

Original post made by Paulette on May. 3, 2008
Last comment by smitty, on May 8, 2008 at 6:03 pm | 8 comments | 2019 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police to man DUI checkpoint tonight

From 6 p.m. to 12 a.m. police will be screening cars for sobriety and drivers licenses in an undisclosed location in Pleasanton....

Original post made on May. 5, 2008
Last comment by 5.0, on May 8, 2008 at 2:04 pm | 5 comments | 2200 Views

AROUND TOWN

Handmade holiday

For the holidays, kids want to give gifts but often don't know what to get. So they make things. That is what I like to do...

Original post made on May. 5, 2008
Last comment by Lisa, on May 7, 2008 at 6:52 pm | 3 comments | 1585 Views

AROUND TOWN

PLEASE VOTE "NO" ON "PROPOSITION 98" & "YES" ON PROP. 99"

PLEASE MAKE SURE THAT YOU VOTE IN THE "DIRECT PRIMARY ELECTION" ON TUESDAY, JUNE 3, 2008 & PLEASE MAKE SURE THAT YOU READ...

Original post made by Walter on May. 3, 2008
Last comment by Shelley, on May 7, 2008 at 4:07 pm | 5 comments | 1881 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Non-Resident School Board Member will participate in a board meeting by phone from his home in Camino Ca.

Pleasanton school board member, Pat Kernan, will participate in a board meeting by phone from his home in Camino Ca. What...

Original post made by Outraged on Apr. 29, 2008
Last comment by PLATO, on May 6, 2008 at 1:01 am | 15 comments | 2116 Views

AROUND TOWN

BART station apartments clear first hurdle

Planning Commissioners were on board with plans for a 350-unit apartment complex next to the future West Dublin/Pleasanton...

Original post made on May. 5, 2008
Last comment by Stacey, on May 5, 2008 at 9:28 pm | 2 comments | 1754 Views

AROUND TOWN

Come to city's Open House tomorrow

For a fun-filled and close-up look at how Pleasanton operates, don't miss the city's open house from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. tomorrow...

Original post made on May. 3, 2008
Last comment by Stacey, on May 3, 2008 at 3:42 pm | 1 comment | 1688 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letter: Council--preserve our rights

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3958 posted Friday, May 2, 2008,...

Original post made on May. 2, 2008
Last comment by Cholo, on May 3, 2008 at 2:20 pm | 2 comments | 1614 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Dump Oak Grove "flip flopper" Councilman Campbell

The expected occurred at the special council meeting regarding the Oak Grove appeal. Matt Campbell was the only one of the...

Original post made by frank on Apr. 29, 2008
Last comment by Smitty, on May 3, 2008 at 12:56 pm | 12 comments | 1712 Views

SPORTS

Panthers NAMED 2008 USA Jr. National Cheeleading Champions

On Sunday, March 2, 2008, in the Hyperion Theatre at the California Adventure Park in Anaheim, California, the Panthers...

Original post made by Victoria on Mar. 4, 2008
Last comment by Cholo, on May 3, 2008 at 12:10 pm | 4 comments | 2352 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Incident near Ironwood and Mohr

We live at the end of Mohr avenue. we have a water reservoir at the back of our house (I think its a quarry). On 29th of...

Original post made by vyji kalavacherla on May. 3, 2008
Last comment by *doh*, on May 3, 2008 at 9:20 am | 1 comment | 1904 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Reason for Accusation of Sensationalism Left Out of Talking Points

It's interesting that the reasons for the accusation of sensationalism by the Pleasanton Weekly regarding crime reporting...

Original post made by Mark on May. 2, 2008
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