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CalPERS & City of Stockton vs Taxpayers

U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Klein said the city's contract (Stockton) with the California Public Employees' Retirement...

Original post made by CalPERS is Corrupt on Oct. 1, 2014
Last comment by lll, on Oct 11, 2014 at 9:34 pm | 3 comments | 396 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Congratulations to Pleasanton School District

I see the Pleasanton Unified School District were awarded a $2.3 million Federal grant be paid over a 5 year period. Only...

Original post made by highdiver on Oct. 4, 2014
Last comment by Bollo, on Oct 11, 2014 at 9:12 pm | 10 comments | 1836 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Candidate endorsements in Friday's Pleasanton Weekly

The Pleasanton Weekly in its Friday edition has endorsed candidates in key local, state, federal and school board offices...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2014
Last comment by Daveg, on Oct 11, 2014 at 8:26 pm | 2 comments | 1972 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Accounting Today names Pleasanton CEO among 100 'Most Influential'

Doug Sleeter, CEO of Pleasanton-based Sleeter Group, has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Most Influential People by...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2014
Last comment by Joe Reed, on Oct 11, 2014 at 12:37 pm | 1 comment | 849 Views

SPORTS

Course learning: Tri-Valley golfers reflect on life lessons of The First Tee

Next time you're feeling cynical about the future of America's youth, take a drive over to the Pleasanton Golf Center, home...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2014
Last comment by Patti Bodnar, on Oct 11, 2014 at 11:26 am | 2 comments | 2378 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Former Tri-Valley golf pro gets 27 years for abusing boys he taught

A former Tri-Valley golf instructor was sentenced Thursday to 27 years in state prison for sexually abusing three boys he...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2014
Last comment by bill, on Oct 11, 2014 at 7:17 am | 3 comments | 1140 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton Weekly endorsements

Based on candidate forums the Pleasanton Weekly and Tri-Valley Community Television (TV30) have hosted, editorial staff interviews...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2014
Last comment by Daveg, on Oct 10, 2014 at 9:31 pm | 2 comments | 282 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

How can we support Mr. Vranish?

Of course, we are al upset about him being ousted. What more can we, as a community, do to get our principal reinstalled?...

Original post made by WGMOM on Oct. 9, 2014
Last comment by StopWithTheLies, on Oct 10, 2014 at 1:04 pm | 9 comments | 568 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man seen taking photos of Hart students

Hart Middle School posted a safety notice on the school website Tuesday about an unknown white male seen taking pictures...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2014
Last comment by Damon, on Oct 10, 2014 at 12:47 pm | 13 comments | 1593 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letters

A generous donor for Bowen Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/print/story/2014/10/10/letters posted...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2014
Last comment by Sal, on Oct 10, 2014 at 8:01 am | 1 comment | 251 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Man displaying new gun robbed by 2nd man with gun

Well, so much for the often-repeated "if only there were one good guy with a gun" theory for fighting gun violence. What...

Original post made by Damon on Oct. 8, 2014
Last comment by Miles Long, on Oct 10, 2014 at 6:54 am | 3 comments | 257 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton's school board candidates

Voter information pamphlets have been mailed out to Pleasanton's 41,152 registered voters, followed by mail-in ballots on...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2014
Last comment by ???, on Oct 10, 2014 at 6:21 am | 6 comments | 737 Views

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Antique & Collectibles Faire in downtown Pleasanton Sunday

The Fall Antique & Collectibles Faire is returning to downtown Pleasanton from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Read the full story...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2014
Last comment by Bill, on Oct 9, 2014 at 7:43 pm | 6 comments | 1618 Views

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Blood Drive at Kaiser Pleasanton

Kaiser will be hosting a Blood Drive on October 24th. Look for the big RED BUS in the parking lot​ from 9-3​....

Original post made by Nurse on Oct. 9, 2014
There are no comments yet. 255 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Scammer Alerts

Two local incidents in one day. The disappointing one that really takes gall is taking donations of Disabled Vets. My 3 bags...

Original post made by Charitable Victim on Oct. 9, 2014
There are no comments yet. 155 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Renovation, expansion plans for 2 downtown parks gets City Council OK

A proposed Master Plan that will enhance the amenities and appearance of Pleasanton's downtown Lions Wayside and Delucchi...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2014
Last comment by MustUseRecycledWater, on Oct 9, 2014 at 7:28 am | 3 comments | 1258 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Housing, growth, taxes, water dominate candidates' concerns in Pleasanton election

Candidates for election to the Pleasanton City Council voiced their views on a wide-ranging number of issues from housing...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2014
Last comment by just heard, on Oct 8, 2014 at 5:30 pm | 38 comments | 3310 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bicyclist hit on Santa Rita after school - where hedge obstructs view

At a little after 3, two fire trucks, an ambulance with a stretcher and the police were at the driveway entrance to Noah's/Safeway...

Original post made by update? on Oct. 7, 2014
Last comment by Don Key, on Oct 8, 2014 at 12:26 pm | 4 comments | 364 Views

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Pleasanton commission set to approve new plan for city's Pioneer Cemetery

The Pleasanton Parks and Recreation Commission will consider approving a new master plan for the city-owned Pioneer Cemetery...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2014
Last comment by George, on Oct 8, 2014 at 10:57 am | 4 comments | 2299 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Classmates recall homicide victim and suspect

Portraits emerged this week of both the victim and the suspect in this homicide case as classmates and friends remembered...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2011
Last comment by And Justice For All, on Oct 8, 2014 at 1:44 am | 14 comments | 2371 Views
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Vote YES on Measures 45, 46, & 47, NO on 48
By Roz Rogoff | 32 comments | 2,183 views

Prop 47: not perfect, just preferable.
By Tom Cushing | 2 comments | 872 views

The Vranesh situation heads to court
By Tim Hunt | 7 comments | 682 views