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AROUND TOWN

BART, unions reach tentative 5-year agreement to avert strikes

Heralding the tentative agreement as a turning point in BART labor relations, union leaders and management lauded a proposed...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2016
Last comment by res, on Apr 12, 2016 at 12:03 pm | 2 comments | 1251 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

ACE -- Serving the Valley and growing

For a city bordered by crowded freeways and corporate centers here and in nearby San Ramon that draw tens of thousands of...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2016
Last comment by Don, on Apr 12, 2016 at 10:44 am | 3 comments | 1744 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

County's District attorney, criminal courts moving to Dublin next year

Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley seemed quite neighborly last week when she asked local Realtors for their...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2016
Last comment by FrequentWalkerMiles, on Apr 11, 2016 at 5:44 pm | 9 comments | 3523 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Is PUSD drinking water full of lead in Pleasanton and poisoning the kids?

First of all, I read that no regulations require that the Federal government test water in schools. This afternoon, CBS...

Original post made by Don't trust PUSD on Apr. 11, 2016
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Apr 11, 2016 at 4:59 pm | 4 comments | 478 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Spring concert by Pleasanton Community Concert Band set for today at Firehouse Arts Center

The Pleasanton Community Concert Band is set to perform an eclectic mix at its Spring Concert being held at 2 p.m. Sunday...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2016
Last comment by Marion Stearns, on Apr 11, 2016 at 1:51 pm | 2 comments | 953 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School bond issue - poll

A comment was made that the recent poll showing that the proposed school bond issue was likely to pass was invalid, because...

Original post made by Registered Joe on Apr. 8, 2016
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Apr 10, 2016 at 10:30 pm | 16 comments | 761 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Family of teen fatally shot by Pleasanton police sues department, requests jury trial

The parents of a 19-year-old fatally shot by a Pleasanton police officer last summer have filed a civil suit against the...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2016
Last comment by Pleasanton since 1997, on Apr 10, 2016 at 12:38 pm | 72 comments | 4758 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Costco seen as potential buyer of Pleasanton development Zone site

Pleasanton planners moved a step closer last week to creating the city's first Economic Development Zone along I-680's Johnson...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2015
Last comment by Frank, on Apr 10, 2016 at 8:23 am | 41 comments | 6850 Views

AROUND TOWN

Special Olympics Track Meet needs Volunteers

Signups are now in progress for Volunteers for the Annual Special Olympics Pleasanton Games for Track and Volleyball, hosted...

Original post made by Ken mano on Apr. 9, 2016
There are no comments yet. 297 Views

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Costco

I support Costco 12,000 car sounds far fetch.I shop Costco a lot never been in a traffic jam sure the parking in full on...

Original post made by WINDOW BOB on Apr. 8, 2016
There are no comments yet. 234 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Leukemia survivor holding 3rd swimathon Sunday to help other young patients

A fundraiser promoted by 14-year-old leukemia survivor Sarah Banholzer will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2016
Last comment by JATIN, on Apr 7, 2016 at 6:59 pm | 1 comment | 1454 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

World Bipolar Day On March 30, 2016

On March 30, 2016 the world will be celebrating the "World Bipolar Day", which falls on the birthday of the well-known post­...

Original post made by MoodSurfing Admin on Apr. 7, 2016
There are no comments yet. 145 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD

I was wondering if there was any update to this? http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2015/10/30/pleasanton-schools-may-face-layoffs-this-spring...

Original post made by Wondering on Feb. 22, 2016
Last comment by payitback?, on Apr 7, 2016 at 8:12 am | 5 comments | 853 Views

AROUND TOWN

THIS IS NOT THE TIME FOR A BOND MEASURE

There is general agreement that PUSD has a need for infrastructure improvement and upgrades in technology resources. The...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Apr. 2, 2016
Last comment by Exemption, on Apr 6, 2016 at 10:31 pm | 41 comments | 883 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Citation of $2120 for Castlewood violation... really?!

About a month ago, I was driving to work. I usually take 680 South or the frontage road to take the Canyon. There must have...

Original post made by Are you kidding me?! on Jul. 31, 2015
Last comment by Jtjh, on Apr 6, 2016 at 10:07 pm | 24 comments | 2297 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Dublin mayor calls public meeting over hike in burglaries

Dublin Mayor David Haubert has scheduled a general Town Hall meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Amador Elementary School to...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2016
Last comment by Lou Stuhle, on Apr 6, 2016 at 9:09 pm | 5 comments | 2261 Views

AROUND TOWN

Anti-School Bond Measure Country Song (Lyrics)

I'm back folks. Here is a little country song I wrote about not paying for a school bond measure and about good old American...

Original post made by Buford on Apr. 5, 2016
Last comment by Norris, on Apr 6, 2016 at 9:01 pm | 2 comments | 191 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Rotarians give Marine a honeymoon he never had

Thanks to Jim Ott, an English teacher at Las Positas College who also heads the school's veterans' writing program, former...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2016
Last comment by Lorena Lopez, on Apr 6, 2016 at 10:37 am | 3 comments | 1693 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Democrats' Continuing to Destroy Jobs - Now Pushing $15/hr. Minimum Wage

This move toward passing a $15/hour minimum wage will be devastating to local businesses and those seeking entry-level jobs,...

Original post made by Ordinary Joe on Mar. 30, 2016
Last comment by DKHSK, on Apr 5, 2016 at 8:13 am | 16 comments | 563 Views

SPORTS

Foothill wins three cheer national titles

Foothill cheerleaders completed a clean sweep at the United Spirit Association (USA) Spirit Nationals in Anaheim two weekends...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2016
Last comment by Rick, on Apr 4, 2016 at 2:14 pm | 1 comment | 1101 Views
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Playing Catch-up
By Tom Cushing | 29 comments | 3,029 views

Walmart
By Roz Rogoff | 4 comments | 1,075 views

Pleasanton Costco appears headed to crowded November ballot
By Tim Hunt | 11 comments | 938 views