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OPINION: Back to basics for TV30 as San Ramon exits

It's back to the basics for TV30, the Tri-Valley community television system that has been broadcasting here since 1976....

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2012
Last comment by Mike, on Jun 3, 2012 at 2:39 pm | 6 comments | 1340 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rice out as chief of Tri-Valley Community Foundation

David Rice, the longtime president and director of the multi-million-dollar-funded Tri-Valley Community Foundation, was fired...

Original post made on May. 1, 2012
Last comment by disapointed, on Jun 3, 2012 at 10:16 am | 27 comments | 2255 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

As Congressional campaign heats up, Stark meets with Pleasanton supporters

Three candidates seeking nomination to the newly-created 15th Congressional District that covers Pleasanton are walking precinct...

Original post made on May. 25, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Mittens, on Jun 2, 2012 at 8:48 pm | 31 comments | 1698 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Goodguys' last day at Fairgrounds today

The Goodguys will end its two-day 19th annual Summer Get-Together at 4 p.m. today at the Alameda County Fairgrounds where...

Original post made on May. 31, 2012
Last comment by Melissa, on Jun 2, 2012 at 8:42 pm | 5 comments | 1476 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

ZANGLE - SOME TEACHER'S COULDN'T BE BOTHERED

I HAVE BEEN TOLD THAT THE TEACHERS IN OUR PLEASANTON UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT ARE __NOT__ REQUIED TO USE, PROMTLY UPDATE,...

Original post made by ZANGLEWASTEDTIME on May. 15, 2012
Last comment by They never get rid of bad teachers/administrators, on Jun 2, 2012 at 12:34 am | 29 comments | 3805 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Employees and parents push schools for program restorations

The Pleasanton School Board is looking at restoring nearly $1.3 million in programs and jobs cut made earlier this year,...

Original post made on May. 24, 2012
Last comment by PPIE survey, on Jun 1, 2012 at 9:36 pm | 7 comments | 1633 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

New Job Oppos in NYC! "Soft Drink Police"

Have you heard? Mayor Bloomberg (a good freedom-hating Democrat) is ready to ban sugary soft drinks over 16 ounces! http://newyork.cbslocal.com/2012/05/30/here-he-goes-again-blo...

Original post made by Slurpee on May. 31, 2012
Last comment by Dr. Pepper, on Jun 1, 2012 at 6:06 pm | 4 comments | 1116 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Amador girls head to NCS softball championship for 5 p.m. game today

The Amador Valley High girls softball team faces James Logan High in the North Coast Section championship at 5 p.m. today...

Original post made on May. 30, 2012
Last comment by Logan-Amador, on Jun 1, 2012 at 3:23 pm | 3 comments | 1817 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Confidential school board emails/reports from Superintendent to school trustees?

Based on another thread from someone from Civic Square called uniformed talking about the Palo Alto district, I was looking...

Original post made by Lou on May. 28, 2012
Last comment by Lou, on Jun 1, 2012 at 2:11 pm | 15 comments | 2959 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Catching fire

There was a time last season -- a rather trying time -- which could ultimately be the key to the run the Amador Valley High...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2012
Last comment by Amador Grad, on Jun 1, 2012 at 12:23 pm | 1 comment | 2666 Views

AROUND TOWN

Typical Democrat (an MSNBC Host) Disrespecting our Military

He can't bring it to himself to call a fallen military person who died for our freedom and our Country ... a hero. Typical...

Original post made by BlessOurTroops on May. 28, 2012
Last comment by Puke, on Jun 1, 2012 at 12:34 am | 11 comments | 1024 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Man dead in apparent jump from West Dublin BART parking garage yesterday

BART police are investigating an apparent suicide Wednesday morning at the West Dublin/Pleasanton station. Read the full...

Original post made on May. 31, 2012
Last comment by steve, on May 31, 2012 at 6:05 pm | 11 comments | 1381 Views

AROUND TOWN

Permit parking Only?

Why can't us people living across from he fairgrounds have permit parking only on the street? with the good guys coming next...

Original post made by D. Ragon on May. 26, 2012
Last comment by Stella, on May 31, 2012 at 5:47 pm | 30 comments | 2240 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Legislation introduced to use PG&E fines to reduce utility bill for ratepayers

In an attempt to save PG&E ratepayers hundreds of millions of dollars over the next 50 years, state Assemblyman Jerry Hill...

Original post made on May. 31, 2012
Last comment by Better use the $ to provide supervision, on May 31, 2012 at 2:31 pm | 1 comment | 1098 Views

AROUND TOWN

Join local artists in Friday morning discussions at Vintage Hills shopping center

Local artists gather and share their latest work with coffee in hand when they meet on Fridays from 10 a.m.-noon each week....

Original post made on May. 31, 2012
Last comment by Claudette , on May 31, 2012 at 12:13 pm | 1 comment | 909 Views

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Name one for Livermore!

BARTD is seeking names for the new stations now being built in Fremont, and Milpitas, and other places that have NOT been...

Original post made by BARTD naming New Stations on May. 30, 2012
Last comment by Charlie Brown, on May 31, 2012 at 10:42 am | 4 comments | 1399 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Grass fire comes close to homes along upper Bernal Avenue

A grass fire in the hills above Amanda Place across Bernal from St. Augustine Catholic Church late Saturday was quickly extinguished...

Original post made on May. 29, 2012
Last comment by wondering, on May 31, 2012 at 8:33 am | 5 comments | 3876 Views

AROUND TOWN

Shadow Cliffs Water Slides Update: Liaison meeting scheduled between EBRPD and the City of Pleasanton

As a follow up to the April 16th Pleasanton Parks and Recreation Committee meeting, a Liaison Committee meeting is scheduled...

Original post made by Chuck Bierdeman on May. 27, 2012
Last comment by Chuck Bierdeman, on May 30, 2012 at 3:41 pm | 1 comment | 1269 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Livermore police investigating home-invasion robbery

Police are investigating an armed robbery at a home in Livermore early Tuesday morning. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=9369...

Original post made on May. 30, 2012
Last comment by Carlos, on May 30, 2012 at 11:00 am | 3 comments | 1316 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Guest Opinion: With Walmart vote, City Council aligns with the '1%'

In its zeal to be a mouthpiece for Walmart and the Chamber of Commerce, the Pleasanton Weekly has not only misrepresented...

Original post made on May. 18, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Mittens, on May 30, 2012 at 9:19 am | 28 comments | 1775 Views
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