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Dale Vaughn-Bowen: 1956-2010

A memorial service is scheduled for Saturday for Dale Vaughn-Bowen, who started the Crooked Vine winery and was always active...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2010
Last comment by Paula Gehring & Family, on Mar 27, 2010 at 5:09 am | 5 comments | 5797 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Where will FORWARD take us

The Obama 2012 re-election campaign kicks off this weekend, with a new slogan: FORWARD Despite the fact that the Obama campaign...

Original post made by jimf01 on May. 3, 2012
Last comment by Fred, on Sep 20, 2012 at 12:07 pm | 67 comments | 5796 Views

AROUND TOWN

Free Range Flower Winery blooms in Livermore

Winemaker Aaliyah Nitoto has found a new home to produce her unique flower wines in Livermore Valley Wine Country with the...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2021
Last comment by Pton Resident, on Dec 6, 2021 at 6:50 pm | 2 comments | 5796 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Swimmer charged in sexual assault gets felony conviction

A 21-year-old Pleasanton man and former swimmer at UC Davis has been convicted of a felony in connection with an attack on...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2011
Last comment by MikeAugustine, on Aug 17, 2011 at 5:57 pm | 5 comments | 5796 Views

AROUND TOWN

At-risk missing adult located by Pleasanton police

The Pleasanton Police Department has located Diane Taylor who was reported missing on Oct. 4. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=10192...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2012
Last comment by k, on Oct 5, 2012 at 3:42 pm | 4 comments | 5795 Views

AROUND TOWN

Homeowners win and lose at City Hall

It's been said that in Pleasanton, homeowners who object to changes in their neighborhoods win when they take their complaints...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2014
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Nov 30, 2014 at 7:34 am | 23 comments | 5795 Views

AROUND TOWN

CHP: Body of transient man found near I-580 ramp in Pleasanton

A body found in Pleasanton near an on-ramp to eastbound Interstate Highway 580 was that of a 76-year-old transient man, according...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2017
Last comment by Lou Stuhle, on Aug 8, 2017 at 10:55 am | 12 comments | 5795 Views

AROUND TOWN

Child Care Links: Making holidays brighter for those it serves

Child Care Links, a private nonprofit agency that has served children in the Tri-Valley for more than 40 years, has now become...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2018
Last comment by Ken mano, on Dec 14, 2018 at 2:33 pm | 1 comment | 5795 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Court ruling called 'a big blow' to local water supply

A recent court ruling has spread a wave of concern for the local region's water supply. The ruling, made by a U.S. federal...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2007
Last comment by swa, on Sep 7, 2007 at 12:32 pm | 1 comment | 5795 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Sentinels of Freedom gives 5 wounded vets chance to sail on historic schooner

As the sun came up very early over the San Francisco Bay last Saturday morning, a sleek 113 foot Sailing Schooner named Eros...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2012
Last comment by Mike, on Aug 9, 2012 at 3:38 pm | 6 comments | 5795 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasant Plaza on 1st Street is Googie Architectural Gold

Pretty much everyone in Pleasanton is familiar with Pleasant Plaza on First Street in Pleasanton. In a town filled with bland,...

Original post made by Protect Ptown History on Apr. 19, 2013
Last comment by Trish, on Apr 22, 2013 at 7:27 pm | 12 comments | 5794 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Prop 30 and prop 38

Both proposition 30 and proposition 38 have implications for our local schools, and next Tuesday night, the school board...

Original post made by Sandy on Sep. 4, 2012
Last comment by well, on Sep 6, 2012 at 7:29 am | 29 comments | 5793 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

At Pleasanton's Foothill High School, the writing is on the wall

A new mural at Foothill High inspired by New York artist and activist Keith Haring is in its final stages. Read the full...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 4, 2013 at 4:35 pm | 5 comments | 5793 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Solo commuters on Hwy. 237 can now use carpool lanes--for a fee

The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority has converted a stretch of carpool lanes on state Highway 237 and I-880 interchange...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2012
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegseggerr, on Mar 23, 2012 at 2:08 pm | 10 comments | 5793 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman answers door at Vine Street home, punched in face

A man in a white tank top and jeans told a 68-year-old grandmother he was with the Alameda County Sheriff's Office and reportedly...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2008
Last comment by Jerry, on Apr 15, 2008 at 12:01 am | 1 comment | 5793 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

If you pratonize downtown restaurants beware of police

Last Friday night my husband and I were driving down main street at approximately 9:45pm. A police officer followed us into...

Original post made by MJ on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by PTown Girl, on Nov 9, 2009 at 7:28 pm | 33 comments | 5793 Views

RESTAURANTS

Pleasanton celebrates National Night Out

Police officers, firefighters, local officials and residents came together for block parties around Pleasanton Tuesday night...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2016
Last comment by mike, on Aug 3, 2016 at 2:01 pm | 2 comments | 5792 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

What a Week: Pleasanton Weekly wins CNPA awards for news coverage during 2022

This week I'm proud to announce that our editorial team has been recognized by our peers across the state with seven awards...

Original post made on May. 19, 2023
Last comment by keeknlinda, on May 19, 2023 at 7:23 pm | 2 comments | 5792 Views

AROUND TOWN

County board moves to place Pleasanton in Supervisor Nate Miley's district

Responding to an appeal by Pleasanton leaders to keep the city in a single supervisor district, the Alameda County Board...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2011
Last comment by Chuck Wiedel, on Jul 3, 2011 at 5:14 pm | 7 comments | 5791 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

A Warning for Parents Who Rent Limos for Prom Night

Parents beware--Limos are all the rage for transporting stylish, savvy teens to the prom, but they can also be more expensive...

Original post made by Jennifer Hines on May. 21, 2008
Last comment by Brennan Hines, on Dec 4, 2009 at 5:36 pm | 7 comments | 5791 Views
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