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AROUND TOWN

Meadowlark mural gets a facelift

Amidst a line of cars waiting for a chilly treat from the Meadowlark Dairy, Artist "Big Al" Meadows worked to preserve springtime...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2009
Last comment by AVHS Dad, on Mar 27, 2009 at 11:49 am | 6 comments | 1913 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Dumbledore gay? Now what?

Dumbledore is gay. What's next??? J.K. Rowling outs Hogwarts character By HILLEL ITALIE, AP National Writer Sat Oct...

Original post made by Dumbledore has been outed on Oct. 20, 2007
Last comment by AVHS Dad, on Mar 27, 2009 at 11:34 am | 3 comments | 3986 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Thursday's weather forecast for Pleasanton, Tri-Valley

Pleasanton and the Tri-Valley are expected to be partly cloudy and have fog this morning, becoming mostly sunny in the afternoon....

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2009
Last comment by Janet Pelletier, editor of the Pleasanton Weekly, on Mar 27, 2009 at 10:32 am | 2 comments | 1148 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

U.S. Attorney's Office arrests Vassallo in Ponzi scheme

The U.S. Attorney's Office announced it has charged Anthony Vassallo for his role in a massive investment fraud scheme. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2009
Last comment by Ray, on Mar 27, 2009 at 8:48 am | 1 comment | 1272 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD step/contract increases no different than AIG bonuses!

How is paying the PUSD step salary increases (stated on http://www.pleasanton.k12.ca.us/Superintendent/) for employees different...

Original post made by Parent on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by AVHS Dad, on Mar 27, 2009 at 7:17 am | 10 comments | 1590 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cyclists gear up for Pleasanton Ridge meeting Wednesday

When the East Bay Regional Parks District hosts a meeting Wednesday night on the future of the Pleasanton Ridge, a large...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2009
Last comment by a hiker, on Mar 26, 2009 at 5:41 pm | 12 comments | 1557 Views

AROUND TOWN

State of the City

Mayor Jennifer Hosterman delivered a rousing State of the City speech Tuesday at the Four Points Sheraton Hotel, acknowledging...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2009
Last comment by PW Reader, on Mar 26, 2009 at 1:11 pm | 4 comments | 1300 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Raven, where are you?

Hello Raven, I went back to read some of the old threads, including the one entitled "PTA Involved in Parcel Tax Politics"...

Original post made by Amador Parent on Mar. 26, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1372 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Teens to get job help Saturday

Getting a job in this economy can be difficult, but teens can get the edge by attending Saturday's job fair. Read the full...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2009
Last comment by TC, on Mar 26, 2009 at 9:10 am | 1 comment | 1228 Views

AROUND TOWN

Streetwise

<B>What are the benefits to residents if the parcel tax passes? Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5361...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by Agree w/Disagree w/B, on Mar 26, 2009 at 8:06 am | 12 comments | 1403 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Chilling newly released video every American should watch...

Every American should watch this chilling newly released video of what could be in our near future. http://www.tangle.com/view_video.php?viewkey=0861ff3eabea1ceb73e4 To...

Original post made by , on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by S., on Mar 25, 2009 at 9:19 pm | 16 comments | 1694 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Environmental groups claim City Council erred in approving land-use plan for multi-million-dollar Staples Ranch project

The Center for Biological Diversity, Alameda Creek Alliance and an organization named "Safe Streets Pleasanton" delivered...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2009
Last comment by AVHS Dad, on Mar 25, 2009 at 12:58 pm | 12 comments | 1445 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Council OKs Stoneridge Drive extension to Livermore

The City Council voted 3-2 Tuesday night to approve the extension of Stoneridge Drive as a four-lane thoroughfare to El Charro...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2009
Last comment by NO STONERIDGE, on Mar 25, 2009 at 9:35 am | 193 comments | 4529 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dublin man severely injured in 680 crash

California Highway Patrol has issued a SIG alert for northbound I-680 near Stoneridge Drive after a Dublin man reportedly...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2009
Last comment by Resident, on Mar 25, 2009 at 7:53 am | 4 comments | 2018 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letter: Socialism won't lift people out of poverty

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5297 posted Friday, March 6, 2009,...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by Julie, on Mar 25, 2009 at 12:41 am | 15 comments | 1271 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Parks district to hold meeting Wednesday on Pleasanton Ridge

The East Bay Regional Parks District will hold a meeting this coming Wednesday for anyone interested in learning about the...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2009
Last comment by Scott, on Mar 24, 2009 at 5:04 pm | 15 comments | 1482 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Home Sales in PW?

Just curious why the last couple Pleasanton Weeklys have not included recently sold homes? It is always interesting to see...

Original post made by Homeowner on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by Moxley, on Mar 24, 2009 at 2:36 pm | 3 comments | 1156 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Great Information about School Budget

If you want to hear with your own ears the Pleasanton School Board and the City Council talk about the Pleasanton School...

Original post made by Michelle on Mar. 24, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1541 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rally planned in Sacramento today for state, community colleges

Students, faculty and administrators from colleges around the Bay Area plan to be in Sacramento today to participate in a...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2009
Last comment by Just another thought, on Mar 24, 2009 at 12:01 pm | 3 comments | 1141 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Germain case continued again; to appear in court March 25

Accused child molestor Henry Germain was in court again to yesterday, only to have the case be continued to March 25. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2009
Last comment by Former friend, on Mar 24, 2009 at 9:21 am | 7 comments | 1454 Views
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