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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton Middle School raises $9,000 for leukemia research

Pleasanton Middle School students raised more than $9,000 in donations before Spring break for leukemia research. Read the...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2012
Last comment by Jim, on Apr 23, 2012 at 11:45 am | 5 comments | 1139 Views

AROUND TOWN

Central Valley's Mar-Val Stores takes over Gene's Fine Foods

Mar-Val Food Stores in the Central Valley assumed ownership of Gene's Fine Foods in Pleasanton Monday in a transaction the...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2012
Last comment by hansen, on Apr 23, 2012 at 11:06 am | 35 comments | 2588 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

2008: Hope & change - 2012: hypocrisy & change of positions

We have a President who rode in to office on a the phrase hope and change. Now, as a video shows us, we have hypocrisy. http://youtu.be/KVDs9mSG3AA We...

Original post made by jimf01 on Apr. 16, 2012
Last comment by jimf01, on Apr 23, 2012 at 11:04 am | 56 comments | 2197 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Tire slashers hit 18 more vehicles, this time in Birdland

For the third time in less than a month, car tires have been slashed in a specific Pleasanton neighborhood, this time in...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2012
Last comment by Tom, on Apr 21, 2012 at 10:49 pm | 33 comments | 1845 Views

AROUND TOWN

Walmart Market goes to Pleasanton Council for final vote May 7

The Pleasanton City Council has scheduled a public meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, May 7, to make a final decision on whether Walmart...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2012
Last comment by Freeman, on Apr 21, 2012 at 1:57 pm | 101 comments | 2071 Views

AROUND TOWN

Ed Kinney awards to be presented tonight

The eighth annual Ed Kinney Community Patriot Awards will be presented at a reception from 5:30-7 p.m. this evening at the...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2012
Last comment by Cheryl Cook-Kallio, on Apr 21, 2012 at 1:51 pm | 1 comment | 889 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Livermore teacher in court today on sexual assault charges

A female Livermore high school teacher accused of sexually assaulting one of her male students will be back in court today...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2012
Last comment by Targeted, on Apr 21, 2012 at 12:01 pm | 13 comments | 1170 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lins suing KPMG LLP in Los Angeles County Superior Court?

As everyone knows, the Lins are always suing citizens, cities and counties like Pleasanton. But lately I've been seeing...

Original post made by Curious on Apr. 21, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1196 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Council approves BRE housing project for Hacienda

Facing a packed meeting room of more than 100 construction union leaders and their members, the Pleasanton City Council Tuesday...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2012
Last comment by Curious, on Apr 20, 2012 at 7:01 pm | 15 comments | 1568 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Tire Slashers Caught -- Felony Charges to Come

Great job PPD! (Comment partially removed by Pleasanton Weekly Online staff)a 14 and 15 yr old were arrested for the wave...

Original post made by raise your kids on Apr. 20, 2012
Last comment by Glenn Wohltmann, on Apr 20, 2012 at 3:35 pm | 1 comment | 1110 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

No Senate budget - 'deliberate and determined policy by the Democratic leadership'

This video from The GOP Budget group tells the basic story. We are approaching 1,100 days since the US Senate, led by Democrat...

Original post made by jimf01 on Apr. 19, 2012
Last comment by Mitt's dog, on Apr 20, 2012 at 12:06 pm | 8 comments | 904 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton hosts free recycling and e-waste collection program tomorrow

As one of its signature Earth Week events, the city of Pleasanton will host a Free Community Recycling and E-waste from 10...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2012
Last comment by Sharon, on Apr 20, 2012 at 10:53 am | 3 comments | 974 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

More people, more growth heading our way

Pleasanton's economy is on the uptick thanks to population and business growth. Laura Olson, executive director of the Pleasanton...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2012
Last comment by cautionary tale, on Apr 19, 2012 at 11:10 pm | 5 comments | 929 Views

AROUND TOWN

Looks Like PW Endorses Hosterman

When criticisms are made of Hosterman, the PW locks the thread. Hmmmm. Sounds like an endorsement to me. There were some...

Original post made by Voter on Apr. 17, 2012
Last comment by They are Control Freaks, on Apr 19, 2012 at 9:00 am | 1 comment | 635 Views

RESTAURANTS

Agora Bistro?

Saw the windows covered in paper. What's up? Is something new coming to that location?...

Original post made by wondering on Apr. 19, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2013 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Livermore Lab team discovers six new elements

Dawn Shaughnessy and her team at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory are pushing the boundaries of the physical world,...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2012
Last comment by Bill, on Apr 18, 2012 at 12:33 pm | 3 comments | 2718 Views

AROUND TOWN

Who's Protecting Our Environment?

Just another example of people's indifference for our environment. In Dublin on Dublin Blvd about 5:40PM on Tuesday, and...

Original post made by Dave on Apr. 17, 2012
Last comment by Ronald, on Apr 18, 2012 at 10:18 am | 6 comments | 723 Views

AROUND TOWN

Freedom of Speech and the Cost of Participation

I thought this post was well-written and deserved its own topic. It came from the thread about the house fire in Chico. =========== Posted...

Original post made by Stacey on Apr. 16, 2012
Last comment by Stacey, on Apr 17, 2012 at 9:23 pm | 12 comments | 889 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Deadline today for filing state, federal income taxes

Taxpayers have until midnight tonight to file their 2012 federal and state income taxes Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=9088&e=y...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2012
Last comment by Di, on Apr 17, 2012 at 5:33 pm | 1 comment | 778 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Services at noon today for long-time businessman, rancher Chris Beratlis

A funeral mass will be held at noon today at St. Augustine Catholic Church for Chris Beratlis, a longtime city, civic and...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2012
Last comment by Jim Jordan, on Apr 17, 2012 at 10:56 am | 8 comments | 1513 Views
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The Gay Rights Movement Coming of Age
By Tom Cushing | 25 comments | 1,089 views

Hacienda Business Park evolves to meet demand
By Tim Hunt | 0 comments | 951 views

A Norman Rockwell Town
By Roz Rogoff | 6 comments | 826 views