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real estate craziness

Here we go again.I was struck by the ad I am looking at now on this page....1529 sq ft 4 br 2 bath 650,000.Wow what a bargain!Once...

Original post made by hoops on Mar. 15, 2013
Last comment by Hank, on Mar 18, 2013 at 4:54 pm | 9 comments | 990 Views

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Preserving our past

When Gerald Hodnefield wanted to renovate the 1865 home he purchased on Second Street, he knew he would have to go through...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2013
Last comment by anon, on Mar 18, 2013 at 4:53 pm | 3 comments | 1102 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

S.F. City College in danger of losing accreditation

Hundreds of City College of San Francisco students, faculty, staff and their supporters held a large rally in Civic Center...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2013
Last comment by Mike, on Mar 18, 2013 at 4:35 pm | 2 comments | 699 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Graffiti threat found at AVHS today

Just got home to listen to a voicemail left by Rick Sira saying that a graffiti threat was found in a bathroom in the Q Building...

Original post made by AVHS Parent on Mar. 15, 2013
Last comment by Concerned parent, on Mar 18, 2013 at 3:56 pm | 10 comments | 1821 Views

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Pleasanton Chamber honors businesses, individuals for community contributions

The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce honored individuals, organizations and businesses at its 50th annual Community Service...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2013
Last comment by anon, on Mar 18, 2013 at 3:45 pm | 3 comments | 1114 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police Bulletin

One man injured in car theft collision Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3663...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2008
Last comment by Anonymous, on Mar 18, 2013 at 10:41 am | 7 comments | 2160 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teachers ask for return of reading specialists, smaller class sizes

About 30 teachers showed up at the Pleasanton school board meeting Tuesday night to call for changes to district plans to...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2013
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Mar 17, 2013 at 6:44 pm | 25 comments | 1872 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students return to Foohill following graffiti threat to 'shoot everyone'

Things were back to normal yesterday -- or close to it -- at Foothill High School, a day after a graffiti threat earlier...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2013
Last comment by Al, on Mar 17, 2013 at 9:17 am | 27 comments | 1705 Views

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Investigation continuing into Centerpointe Christian Preschool ex-teacher's photo of bound 2-year-old

The Centerpointe Christian Preschool in Pleasanton is closed until Wednesday for staff to get extra training and for management...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2013
Last comment by Mike, on Mar 16, 2013 at 11:59 pm | 11 comments | 889 Views

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Council OKs speed limit increases on 11 city streets

Speed limits are being raised by 5 miles an hour on 11 major streets in Pleasanton after a traffic survey showed that motorists...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2013
Last comment by JT, on Mar 16, 2013 at 10:27 am | 17 comments | 1365 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Who Is Chuck Hagel, Really?

Opponents of Secretary of Defense nominee Chuck Hagel are fuming in the aftermath of sloppy work by their allies that has...

Original post made by Take Back This Nation on Feb. 20, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 15, 2013 at 3:15 pm | 5 comments | 662 Views

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Lawn Mower Shop Closed?

Does anyone know what happened to the lawn mower repair shop near the self car wash off main street? It's closed after being...

Original post made by Just wondering on Mar. 15, 2013
There are no comments yet. 859 Views

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Police at Foothill High this morning as investigation continues into 'shooting' threat

Pleasanton police, plain clothes officers and school district security are at Foothill High School campus this morning as...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2013
Last comment by TellTheTruthDwyer, on Mar 15, 2013 at 9:10 am | 4 comments | 2055 Views

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Cemetery on Sunol - leave as 'Pioneer'

The cemetery on Sunol is a 'Pioneer' cemetery because when it was established by the Oddfellows service group, and people...

Original post made by Gail W. on Mar. 11, 2013
Last comment by Sherry, on Mar 14, 2013 at 4:46 pm | 13 comments | 1324 Views

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Serial graffiti suspect arrested by Pleasanton police, but not the one at Foothill High

A 16-year-old student at Pleasanton's Village High School has been arrested in a series of graffiti vandalism cases between...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2013
Last comment by Mike, on Mar 14, 2013 at 3:27 pm | 10 comments | 1604 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Police at Foothill High this morning as investigation continues into 'shooting' threat

Pleasanton police, plain clothes officers and school district security are swarming the Foothill High School campus this...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Mar 14, 2013 at 10:46 am | 43 comments | 2107 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Tea Party Takes Increased Leadership Role

The number of antigovernment “Patriot” groups on the American right reached an all-time high in 2012, the fourth consecutive...

Original post made by Tea Party Rising on Mar. 5, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 13, 2013 at 10:28 pm | 14 comments | 785 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton school district to end fiscal year with hefty balances

The Pleasanton School District is expected to end the 2012-13 fiscal year with $12.5 million above budget, according to documents...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by john, on Mar 13, 2013 at 10:15 pm | 13 comments | 1120 Views

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San Jose's minimum wage goes to $10 with downtown association liking it

San Jose's minimum wage officially rose to $10 an hour Monday and business people who once opposed it now see it as a way...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by Carl, on Mar 13, 2013 at 9:40 pm | 15 comments | 662 Views

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More golfers would help Callippe

Without doubt, Pleasanton's municipal Callippe Preserve golf course is one of the best public courses in the Bay Area. It...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2013
Last comment by Cs, on Mar 13, 2013 at 4:12 pm | 7 comments | 1156 Views
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