News

View all | Post your own topic

Superintendent evaluation on special Saturday meeting agenda
The Pleasanton school board will hold a special board meeting at 8 a.m. Saturday at the Rose Hotel, 807 Main Street, Pleasanton.... Last comment 11 hours ago | 7 comments

Pleasanton Weekly distributes $80,940 to 10 Holiday Fund beneficiaries
The Pleasanton Weekly distributed checks totaling $80,940 Thursday to 10 nonprofits that are beneficiaries of the newspaper's... Last comment 22 hours ago | 3 comments

Whole Foods to open Dublin store in May
A new 40,000-square-foot Whole Foods Market will open May 20 in a new retail center under construction across Hacienda Drive... Last comment 14 hours ago | 7 comments

4 local Democratic Club Presidents support Joan Buchanan
Four Democratic Party clubs have endorsed Joan Buchanan's candidacy for the State Senate, with club presidents sending personal... Last comment on Feb 26, 2015 at 9:37 pm | 12 comments

 
 
See complete photo gallery | Upload your photo

"Gold at Hershey State Meet"
Athenian Athletics team participated in the Hershey Norcal State Meet held in San Jose on June 14th. The 4x100 meters relay team of Austin Telles, Anurag Koyyada, Eathan Hanley, and Rohit Menon from Harvest Park middle school won the gold medal with a time of 49.29 seconds. The team has an opportunity to participate in the Hershey North American Finals to held in Hershey, PA on August 2nd. The team is coached by Rik Richardson. Submitted by Santosh Menon on Jun 18, 2014

 
Follow us on Twitter
 
 
News

Superintendent's evaluation part of Pleasanton school board meeting this morning
The Pleasanton school board will hold a special board meeting at 8 a.m. Saturday at the Rose Hotel in downtown Pleasanton with one of its agenda items the evaluation of the work of Superintendent Parvin Ahmadi. Saturday, 7:39 AM | 7 comments

Smoke alarm credited with saving Livermore homeowner's life
Saturday, 8:18 AM

Rotary Club 'garage sale' starts at 8 a.m. today
The Rotary Club of Pleasanton will hold its second annual "Prime Pickin's Multi-Household Garage Sale" starting at 8 a.m. Saturday in the Amador Valley High School parking lot on Santa Rita Road. Saturday, 7:39 AM

Pleasanton Weekly distributes $80,940 to 10 Holiday Fund beneficiaries
The Pleasanton Weekly distributed checks totaling $80,940 Thursday to 10 nonprofits that are beneficiaries of the newspaper's 2014 Holiday Fund campaign. Friday, 7:56 AM | 3 comments

Road to Anaheim
Since the end of last summer, Pleasanton school cheer teams have been working hard to prepare for the national cheer competition in Anaheim. Practices, cheering at games, competing at regional cheer competitions -- all to prepare them for what is sometimes known as the "Super Bowl of Cheerleading." Friday, 7:09 AM

'The Spirit of the Old West'
Jerry Fick's "The Spirit of the Old West," a permanent exhibit at the Blackhawk Museum, showcases the American westward expansion from the early 1700s through the early 1900s. Friday, 7:07 AM

Malatesta installed as president of PDA
Downtown restaurant owner Vic Malatesta has been installed for a second year in a row as president of the Pleasanton Downtown Association. Friday, 7:07 AM | 1 comments

Legislators propose ban on chewing tobacco, electronic cigarettes at ball parks
Both California and San Francisco lawmakers have introduced legislation that could keep chewing tobacco out of baseball parks, including the San Francisco Giants' AT&T Park. Friday, 7:38 AM

Santa Clara County supervisor elected MTC chairman
Santa Clara County Supervisor Dave Cortese has been elected as the new chairman of the Metropolitan Transportation Commission. Friday, 7:26 AM

Pleasanton panel explores building overnight tourism
A panel discussion held last week in Pleasanton presented a look into how the city and the other Tri-Valley communities can better attract overnight tourism and extended visitor stays in the area. Friday, 7:07 AM | 1 comments

Whole Foods to open Dublin store in May
A new 40,000-square-foot Whole Foods Market will open May 20 in a new retail center under construction across Hacienda Drive from Hacienda Crossings at Dublin Boulevard. Friday, 7:02 AM | 7 comments

4 local Democratic Club Presidents support Joan Buchanan
Four Democratic Party clubs have endorsed Joan Buchanan's candidacy for the State Senate, with club presidents sending personal notes to constituents. Friday, 7:02 AM | 12 comments

PPIE announces 'Innovative Student Grant' awards
Fourteen Pleasanton Unified School District students have been awarded a total of $5,002 in funding from the Pleasanton Partnerships in Education (PPIE) Foundation for a variety of student-initiated projects. Friday, 7:03 AM

BART receives a $5 million grant to improve trackside safety
BART has received a $5 million grant that will go towards a project aimed at improving employee safety along the system's tracks. Friday, 7:03 AM

Owner of Petaluma slaughterhouse that processed sick cattle pleads guilty
The co-owner of a Petaluma slaughterhouse that processed sick cattle for human consumption, some with eye cancer, has pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in San Francisco to a conspiracy charge. Friday, 7:03 AM

School board approves 2015-16 calendar
The Pleasanton school board approved the dates for the 2015-16 instructional calendar Tuesday evening, with a start date of Aug. 25 and end date of June 10, 2016. Friday, 7:03 AM | 20 comments

Red Cross to hold Tri-Valley blood drives in March
All throughout March, the American Red Cross will be recognizing the country's everyday heroes for its Red Cross Month. Friday, 7:04 AM

Pleasanton HOA management leader elected to state board
John Cligny of the Association Management Co. in Pleasanton has been re-elected to the board of directors for the California Association of Community Managers, joining 13 other professionals from around the state who were elected to the board. Friday, 7:05 AM | 1 comments

Dublin planning 32nd annual St. Patrick's Day celebration
Get out your kilt and put on your green to commemorate St. Patrick's Day with the city of Dublin at its 32nd Annual St. Patrick's Day Celebration March 13-15. Friday, 7:06 AM

AC Transit using double-decker bus in 3-week pilot program
AC Transit has launched a three-week pilot program in which it is using a 42-foot-long, double-decker bus on selected longer routes in its service area in 13 cities and surrounding areas in Alameda and Contra Costa counties. Friday, 7:06 AM | 2 comments

 

February 27, 2015
February 27, 2015 edition

Virtual Edition
Sec 1  
Download PDF
Sec 1  
February 20, 2015
February 20, 2015 edition

Virtual Edition
Sec 1  
Download PDF
Sec 1