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Donlon Elementary parents, teachers say they want longevity in new principal
Some Donlon Elementary School parents, guardians and teachers met with district staff Monday and emphasized they wanted longevity... Last comment 21 hours ago | 20 comments

Pleasanton-based Thoratec Corp. acquired by Minnesota medical firm
St. Jude Medical Inc. is set to acquire Pleasanton-based and HeartMate maker Thoratec Corp. in a transaction valued at approximately... Last comment on Jul 27, 2015 at 9:46 am | 1 comment

Pleasanton Council raises City Manager Fialho's salary by 5%
Pleasanton City Manager Nelson Fialho has been awarded a 5% salary increase, raising his annual pay to $206,877 from $197,026. Read... Last comment 2 hours ago | 5 comments

Pleasanton man throws out Giants' 1st pitch for organ donation awareness
Longtime Pleasanton resident Rafael Herrera tossed the opening pitch as the San Francisco Giants celebrated Donate Life Day... Last comment on Jul 26, 2015 at 10:38 am | 1 comment

 
 
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Members of the Amador High School Class of 1964 display their copies of the Pleasanton Weekly at their 50th class reunion, held October 11 at the Calippe Preserve Golf Course in Pleasanton. Submitted by Molly Walker on Oct 12, 2014

 
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Wheels meetings start today to gain public views on bus service;
The operator of the Wheels bus system and the Tri-Valley Rapid will hold three meetings this week starting today to gain the public's views on how to improve service. Tuesday, 6:52 AM

Red Cross needs blood donors to meet July goals
Faith groups throughout the Bay Area have been teaming with the American Red Cross to help maintain the community blood supply during the summer months. Tuesday, 10:48 AM

Pooch Parade featured next week at 1st Wednesday Street Party
Next week's 1st Wednesday Street Party in downtown Pleasanton will celebrate the dog days of summer with the 18th annual Pooch Parade starting at 7 p.m. on Main Street. Tuesday, 12:04 PM

Season's first 'Spare the Air' day called for today
As a heat wave moves into the Bay Area, the summer's first Spare
the Air Day has been called for today. Tuesday, 7:15 AM | 7 comments

UC Berkeley named best public college in U.S.
The University of California at Berkeley is the number one public university in the United States. Tuesday, 6:53 AM | 6 comments

SAP relocating regional office from visible corner in Dublin to San Ramon
Software company SAP that occupies a highly visible building at Hacienda Drive and Dublin Boulevard is set to relocate its regional office from Dublin to San Ramon in 2017 after agreeing to lease 150,000 square feet of office space in Bishop Ranch's 2600 building. Tuesday, 6:50 AM | 1 comments

Pleasanton-based Thoratec Corp. acquired by Minnesota medical firm
St. Jude Medical Inc. is set to acquire Pleasanton-based and HeartMate maker Thoratec Corp. in a transaction valued at approximately $3.4 billion, or $63.50 per share. Tuesday, 6:50 AM | 1 comments

New officer joins Pleasanton Police Department
The Pleasanton Police Department welcomed a Pleasanton native as its newest officer this month. Tuesday, 6:58 AM | 1 comments

Applications available for Dublin's Leadership Academy
Applications are now being taken for "Inside Dublin," a seven-week program designed to provide community members first-hand information about municipal operations and community activities. Tuesday, 6:59 AM

Pleasanton Council raises City Manager Fialho's salary by 5%
Pleasanton City Manager Nelson Fialho has been awarded a 5% salary increase, raising his annual pay to $206,877 from $197,026. Tuesday, 6:52 AM | 5 comments

Study claims Bay Area roads among some of worst in country
The Bay Area has some of the worst roads in the country. Tuesday, 6:52 AM | 6 comments

Seahawks post strong showing at Junior Olympics
The Pleasanton Seahawks earned a strong performance at the 2015 Summer Long Course Junior Olympics in San Jose earlier this month, bring home 95 medals overall. Tuesday, 6:53 AM

Pleasanton Council bans smoking in city parks
The City Council Tuesday ordered a ban on smoking in all Pleasanton parks, agreeing with a recommendation of the city's Youth Commission that secondhand smoke poses a threat to others in the parks. Tuesday, 6:54 AM | 34 comments

Just moved? Here's how to get info in enrolling your child in PUSD classes, special programs
If you've recently moved to Pleasanton -- or if you're a parent of a public school child -- you may be wondering how to enroll your student in school or special programs while schools are closed. Tuesday, 6:54 AM

Pleasanton Weekly's 2015 Readers Choice winners
With 29,764 confirmed votes in the 2015 Readers Choice Pleasanton contest, our loyal readers gave their input about which businesses, professionals and places are the best of the best in categories within beauty and style, epicure, health and fitness, home and vehicle, kids and pets, rest and recreation, and services. Tuesday, 6:54 AM | 22 comments

 

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