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Vandalism at Walnut Grove causes safety, privacy concerns
Some recent events involving minor vandalism to cars parked at Walnut Grove Elementary School have caused the school and... Last comment 7 hours ago | 4 comments

Tri-Valley Veterans Day parade set for Sunday in downtown Pleasanton
The annual Tri-Valley Veterans Day parade will be held starting at 1 p.m. Sunday in downtown Pleasanton with more than 100... Last comment 13 hours ago | 2 comments

Mayors, regional leaders celebrate completion of 1st phase of widened Highway 84
Pleasanton Mayor Jerry Thorne joined other city, civic and regional leaders this week in officially marking the completion... Last comment 4 hours ago | 9 comments

Walnut Grove has a Security Guard posted on campus???
Walnut Grove School has a security guard wandering around the campus during school hours. Here is the letter parents received... Last comment 8 hours ago | 17 comments

 
 
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"Bullseye AAU Team Camps Out"
For the Memorial Day weekend, the Bullseye Basketball teams traveled to South Lake Tahoe to compete in the Xtreme Hoops South Lake Tahoe Memorial Day Tournament. 5th graders thru 11th graders participated in the tournament and all the boys stayed at Camp Concord for the weekend. It was a fun time playing hoops and camping out in beautiful Tahoe! And of course - They brought along the Pleasanton Weekly! Submitted by Anna Ruotolo on May 28, 2014

 
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Vandalism at Walnut Grove causes safety, privacy concerns
Some recent events involving minor vandalism to cars parked at Walnut Grove Elementary School have caused the school and Pleasanton school district to make some changes, said Walnut Grove Principal Jan Steed. Thursday, 3:50 PM | 4 comments

Man convicted of 1984 murder of Foothill High freshman
Steven Carlson was convicted of first-degree murder today for stabbing a 14-year-old Foothill High School classmate 44 times in 1984, when he was 16 years old. Thursday, 4:34 PM

Mayors, regional leaders celebrate completion of 1st phase of widened Highway 84
Pleasanton Mayor Jerry Thorne joined other city, civic and regional leaders this week in officially marking the completion of the first phase of widening State Route 84 between the I-580 and I-680 freeways. Thursday, 7:46 AM | 9 comments

'Innovate Pleasanton' opens today in Hacienda Business Park
Tri-Valley Capital will open its new "Innovate Pleasanton" office Thursday in Hacienda Business Park.
Thursday, 7:43 AM | 4 comments

Tri-Valley Veterans Day parade set for Sunday in downtown Pleasanton
The annual Tri-Valley Veterans Day parade will be held starting at 1 p.m. Sunday in downtown Pleasanton with more than 100 marching, walking and motorized units to make it the largest observance in Northern California. Thursday, 7:42 AM | 2 comments

Board will revisit textbook, instructional materials sufficiency
After holding a public hearing on the sufficiency of textbooks, instructional materials and laboratory science equipment Tuesday, the Pleasanton school board agreed to hold off on deciding on the issue until the next school board meeting. Thursday, 7:38 AM

Luncheon today to focus on Tri-Valley poverty
Concerns over poverty in the Tri-Valley will be discussed at a luncheon today sponsored by Hacienda Helping Hands, Kaiser Permanente, the East Bay Community Foundation and the East Bay Leadership Council. Thursday, 7:44 AM | 1 comments

Pleasanton police, schools observing Red Ribbon Week
The Pleasanton Police Department and Pleasanton Unified School District are participating in Red Ribbon Week. Thursday, 7:39 AM

Pleasanton closes 2013/14 fiscal year budget with optimism
The Pleasanton City Council has closed the books on its 2013/14 fiscal year operating budget, revising projections for the current year upward based on better-than-expected revenue. Thursday, 7:39 AM

Pleasanton police open 24-hour prescription drugs disposal site
The Pleasanton Police Department and the city of Pleasanton, as well as the Dublin San Ramon Services District (DSRSD), have opened a new pharmaceutical disposal site at the Pleasanton Police Department, 4833 Bernal Avenue. Thursday, 7:39 AM | 1 comments

Amador Valley High's marching band hosting a 'March-A-Thon'
The Amador Valley High School marching band and its 330 student members are hosting a March-A-Thon this week to raise funds for the band's 2014 competitive season. Thursday, 7:39 AM

2 meetings scheduled next week on Alviso Adobe strategic plan
The city of Pleasanton will host two upcoming community meetings next week regarding the Alviso Adobe Strategic Plan. Thursday, 7:40 AM

Common Core math parent forums scheduled for November
The Pleasanton Unified School District is hosting two Common Core math parent forums in November. Thursday, 7:40 AM

Supermarket workers' union reaches agreement with Lucky, Save-Mart stores
UFCW 8-Golden State, the union that represents supermarket workers in Northern and Central California, including Raley's and Safeway, has reached a tentative contract agreement with Save-Mart Supermarkets, a Modesto-headquartered company that also owns Luck Stores in Pleasanton. Thursday, 7:40 AM

California ranks 48th best (or 3rd worst) on business taxes
California has the 48th best (or third worst) tax climate in the U.S. according to the latest edition of the State Business Tax Climate Index, released this week by the nonpartisan Tax Foundation. Thursday, 7:42 AM

TV30 broadcasting new episode of 'Tri-Valley Youth'
A new edition of Tri-Valley Youth View, a special TV program produced by middle and high school students who attended TV30's Summer Camp, is currently airing on TV30 and TV28. Thursday, 7:44 AM

Presenting Tri-Valley Heroes 2014
The Pleasanton Weekly has presented eight awards to community members and organizations whose dedication to bettering our communities and the lives of local residents has helped make the Tri-Valley a wonderful place to live and work. Thursday, 7:44 AM

 

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