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2014 Pleasanton Weekly Holiday Fund now underway
Today marks the start of the Pleasanton Weekly Holiday Fund campaign, a time when we ask our readers to turn their thoughts... Last comment on Nov 21, 2014 at 10:59 am | 1 comment

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... Last comment 11 hours ago | 16 comments

San Ramon attorney changes plea for fatal hit-and-run crash in Dublin
A San Ramon attorney, who was arrested in May 2012 for allegedly running down a bicyclist in Dublin, pleaded guilty Tuesday... Last comment on Nov 27, 2014 at 11:31 am | 3 comments

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"Bullseye Varsity Win In Tahoe!"
The Bullseye Basketball Team travelled to South Lake Tahoe over the Memorial Day Weekend to participate in the Xtreme Hoops Tournament. It was an exciting weekend and the boys played great. The Varsity team played four games and went undefeated to bring home the Championship Trophy. Brandon Ruotolo & Brett Barker were high scorers for the tournament - each putting down 47 points. Scott Rasnick was just behind them with 39 points. Pictured above: Top row: Stokley Arnez Chaffee, Brandon Ruotolo, Nick Herbert, Brett Barker, Jacob Duarte, Eric Homan, Connor Rhodes, Cade Lau, Jake Weiman, Scott Rasnick. Front row: Hakim Tokhi, Jordan Reese and Josh Llanos. This is the second year the Bullseye have won this tournament! Submitted by Anna Ruotolo on May 28, 2014

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Black Friday shoppers: Here they come
Black Friday is finally here, but the hype started weeks ago and both Stoneridge Shopping Center and the Premium Outlets in Livermore opened Thursday evening. And, that's saying nothing about the online sales that have been going on for days, if not weeks. Friday, 7:29 AM | 1 comments

Alameda County employees set new record for donations to food bank
Six Alameda County departments have been honored with awards for their winning entries in the county's 2nd annual Stone Soup Holiday Food Drive and Design Competition. Friday, 7:27 AM

East Bay luxury home sales soar 46% in October
The East Bay's luxury housing market remained red hot last month, with sales soaring more than 46% from a year ago and the median sale price jumping more than 13%. Friday, 7:28 AM

Local sister-brother duo net bronze at world championships
Siblings Nikita and Vedant Chauhan, members of the ClubSport Pleasanton junior racquetball team, earned individual and team bronze medals at an international racquetball competition held last month in Colombia. Friday, 7:28 AM

Bangin' drums with Blue Devils
Pleasanton students that participate in music and the performing arts are able to add to that experience by being a part of the internationally recognized drum and bugle corps -- the Blue Devils B. Friday, 7:31 AM

Pleasanton Seahawks recognized at awards banquet
Four Pleasanton Seahawks were honored as Outstanding Swimmers in their age groups at the annual Pacific Swimming Awards Banquet held last month in Milpitas. A Seahawks' relay team also won Relay of the Year. Friday, 7:59 AM

Trio arrested for conspiracy to steal Macy's merchandise
Three Oakland women were arrested Nov. 19 for allegedly conspiring to steal more than $2,000 worth of merchandise from the Macy's Men store at Stoneridge Shopping Center. Friday, 7:32 AM | 3 comments

Tri-Valley Sliders earn another tournament title
The Tri-Valley Sliders baseball club outscored opponents 40-4 and posted a no-hitter en route to taking home the recent 16U November Classic Baseball championship, the regional squad's fourth tournament win this fall. Friday, 7:29 AM

Tri-Valley Hero: He leapt to help his fellow man
Phil Scholz was the kind of guy who always reached out to help others. So it was in character Jan. 20 at the train station in Santa Clara when Phil, a Pleasanton resident who had been commuting on ACE for seven years, rushed to help a man on the tracks. Video cameras recorded Phil dropping his backpack and lying on the platform, extending his arms to the man over the 4-foot drop. Friday, 7:26 AM

Thoratec to make 2 investor presentations next month
Executives of Pleasanton-based Thoratec Corporation, a developer and manufacturer of device-based mechanical circulatory support heart therapies, will discuss the company's performance and future prospects at two investor conferences in December. Friday, 7:26 AM

San Ramon attorney changes plea for fatal hit-and-run crash in Dublin
A San Ramon attorney, who was arrested in May 2012 for allegedly running down a bicyclist in Dublin, pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges of hit-and-run and vehicular manslaughter. Friday, 7:26 AM | 3 comments

Travel by Californians this week could reach highest level since 2007
Thanksgiving week holiday travel for Californians could reach its highest level since 2007. Friday, 7:26 AM

Pleasanton launches new, expanded website with contemporary look
The city of Pleasanton has launched a newly designed website at Friday, 7:26 AM | 11 comments

Smart financial moves for transitioning vets
The latest generation of veterans faces a particularly complicated financial picture, attributed to multiple deployments, a tough civilian economy, predatory lending threats at home and disability and health issues. Friday, 7:27 AM

Pleasanton parade, other holiday happenings in the Tri-Valley
Festive crowds fill the streets and concert halls at this time of year, a favorite part of the season for many. Friday, 8:26 AM

Tri-Valley Hero: All-time conductor
For 50 years, maestro Arthur Barnes made the drive in five o'clock traffic from the Peninsula to the Tri-Valley to conduct the Livermore-Amador Symphony, bringing it into the 21st century as a renowned classical orchestra. Friday, 7:27 AM

2014 Pleasanton Weekly Holiday Fund now underway
The 2014 Pleasanton Weekly Holiday Fund campaign is now underway, a time when we ask our readers to turn their thoughts to supporting local nonprofit agencies and services that care for those in need year-round. Friday, 7:27 AM | 1 comments


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