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DOMESTIC VIOLANCE

Recent NFL player arrests for domestic violence has brought this crime of domestic violence to the surface where it has never...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Sep. 17, 2014
Last comment by Judith, 9 minutes ago | 4 comments | 98 Views

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Governor signs "Pink Ribbon Plate" bill

Governor Jerry Brown has signed assembly Bill 49 that authorizes the creation of a Pink Ribbon Breast Cancer Awareness specialty...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2014
Last comment by Julia, 1 hour ago | 3 comments | 152 Views

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Dublin Chrysler-Jeep dealer moving to Pleasanton

Dublin's Stoneridge Chrysler-Jeep dealership plans to move to Pleasanton's new auto mall in Staples Ranch at the corner of...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2014
Last comment by curious george, 18 hours ago | 6 comments | 2109 Views

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Groundbreaking today for new courthouse, Alameda County building in Dublin

Construction work on a new East County Hall of Justice is underway with a formal groundbreaking at 1 p.m. today in Dublin. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2014
Last comment by Bill, 23 hours ago | 7 comments | 1283 Views

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Water, housing, cars on Pleasanton Council's agenda tonight

The Pleasanton City Council faces a crowded agenda tonight with water and housing again at the top of the list. Read the...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 16, 2014 at 11:46 am | 9 comments | 1636 Views

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Letter to Gina and the Dwarves

Mill, someone embraced by conservatives and liberals alike, argued that only speech that is demonstrably harmful to others...

Original post made by JS Mill on Sep. 13, 2014
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Sep 15, 2014 at 2:51 pm | 12 comments | 452 Views

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BART board to hear tips today on avoiding strikes

A consultant who was hired by BART's board of directors to try to prevent strikes in the future will present her recommendations...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2014
Last comment by Formerly Dan from BC, on Sep 13, 2014 at 9:47 am | 7 comments | 299 Views

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Hundreds gather for 'TEA Party' on tax day

As people rushed to put their tax filings in the mail by today's deadline at the post office on Black Avenue, hundreds of...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2009
Last comment by What tea party? , on Sep 12, 2014 at 10:42 pm | 88 comments | 2285 Views

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Remembering Sept. 11

The air was extraordinarily crisp and clear, and the sky unusually blue when I emerged from the subway station on Sept. 11,...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2014
Last comment by Deborah, on Sep 10, 2014 at 10:15 pm | 9 comments | 1259 Views

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Lowe's to pay $1.6 million in settlement for mislabeled building materials

Lowe's Home Centers was ordered to pay a $1.6 million settlement in a California consumer protection action for allegations...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2014
Last comment by Designer, on Sep 10, 2014 at 6:24 pm | 5 comments | 1091 Views

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Lions Wayside, Delucchi parks plan on Parks & Rec agenda Thursday

The Pleasanton Parks and Recreation Commission will consider a plan for improving and enlarging Lions Wayside and Delucchi...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2014
Last comment by Inge, on Sep 10, 2014 at 4:55 pm | 6 comments | 901 Views

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Obituaries

William F. Burns Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6045 posted Friday, August...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 9, 2014 at 6:55 pm | 30 comments | 2057 Views

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9/11 Remembrance ceremony Thursday in Pleasanton

The anniversary of the tragic events of September 11, 2001 will be observed in a brief ceremony Thursday hosted by the Livermore-Pleasanton...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 9, 2014 at 4:45 pm | 12 comments | 1673 Views

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School board set to discuss school calendar again next Tuesday

The Pleasanton school board may reconsider the 2015-16 school calendar that was adopted in June after parents and students...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2014
Last comment by Parent, on Sep 8, 2014 at 11:06 am | 35 comments | 3575 Views

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The other side of suicide

Startled by the Friday afternoon call from the police dispatcher, I realized my day was about to take a dramatic shift. I...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 7, 2014 at 5:04 pm | 17 comments | 1377 Views

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Pleasanton Chamber to host candidates' forum Sept. 16

The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce will host a candidates forum from 7:30 to 9:00 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 16 at the Veterans...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 6, 2014 at 4:46 pm | 4 comments | 997 Views

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Pleasanton exceeding water cutback goals, but are penalties fair?

Operations Director Daniel Smith, also known as Pleasanton's water czar, couldn't have been more jubilant Aug. 19 in talking...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2014
Last comment by Neighbor, on Sep 6, 2014 at 4:31 pm | 15 comments | 1702 Views

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7-Eleven at Valero gas station gets planners OK, goes to Council

The owners of the Valero service station at West Las Positas and Santa Rita Road won the Pleasanton Planning Commission's...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2014
Last comment by Bots, on Sep 5, 2014 at 10:43 pm | 36 comments | 2049 Views

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PPIE raises record $330,000 during school registration

Pleasanton Partnerships in Education (PPIE) Foundation raised $330,000 -- a record amount of donations -- during the launch...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2014
Last comment by Parent, on Sep 4, 2014 at 4:38 pm | 3 comments | 1717 Views

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Pleasanton declares water emergency due to statewide drought

The Pleasanton City Council declared Stage 1 of water shortage planning at its meeting last night in response to Governor...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2014
Last comment by mechanism, on Sep 4, 2014 at 10:50 am | 59 comments | 13142 Views
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Lulu is back home!!!!
By Roz Rogoff | 5 comments | 822 views