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I go through self-check while clerks chat it up! How does that benefit the store?
For the 3rd time this week I have gone through a store's self-check line while the paid employee/clerk was busy talking to... Last comment 20 hours ago | 14 comments

Sewer district board member elected to state sanitation board
Dublin San Ramon Services Director Georgean Vonheeder-Leopold has been elected to serve a three-year term on a state sanitation... Last comment on Sep 2, 2015 at 7:04 pm | 1 comment

Pleasanton police urge community to be aware of phone scams
Pleasanton police encouraged residents to be aware of phone scams that typically ask someone to send money to help a loved... Last comment on Aug 31, 2015 at 12:15 pm | 6 comments

'Kate' Steinle family planning suit against S.F., federal officials over her death
The family of a woman shot and killed at San Francisco's Pier 14 last month said Monday that they plan to sue city and federal... Last comment on Sep 2, 2015 at 4:41 pm | 16 comments

 
 
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"Amador High Class of 1964"
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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Passenger volume up 8.7% at Oakland International Airport
Oakland International Airport experienced a significant jump in ridership over the past year, according to the airport's annual passenger traffic report. Thursday, 7:53 AM

Americans embracing 'smart' homes
A survey of U.S. adults by Coldwell Banker Real Estate t and CNET, an online source of consumer technology news, found that Americans are already embracing the smart home with 28% owning at least one smart home product and almost half of Millennials (ages 18 to 34) adopting the technology. Thursday, 7:32 AM | 3 comments

Stray chicken keeps motorists swerving 0n Bay Bridge for 4 hours
A stray chicken that startled drivers on the Bay Bridge Wednesday morning and was featured in countless jokes on social media has been taken to an Oakland animal shelter and might be reclaimed by its owner. Thursday, 8:01 AM

'Kate' Steinle family files claims against S.F., federal officials over her death
The family of a woman fatally shot on San Francisco's waterfront in July filed wrongful death claims Tuesday against San Francisco and federal officials. Thursday, 7:26 AM | 16 comments

Volunteers needed to help on Coastal Cleanup Day
Coastal Cleanup Day, the largest annual volunteer event in the state, will take place Saturday, Sept. 19. Thursday, 7:26 AM

Sewer district board member elected to state sanitation board
Dublin San Ramon Services Director Georgean Vonheeder-Leopold has been elected to serve a three-year term on a state sanitation board. Thursday, 7:27 AM | 1 comments

Students, parents urged to check 2 federal college tax credits
California parents and students should check now to see if they will qualify for either of two college tax credits when they file their 2015 federal income tax returns. Thursday, 7:27 AM

Police searching for naked man who followed woman
Pleasanton police are searching for a man who followed a woman in his car while apparently naked. Thursday, 7:30 AM

Livermore hosting series of activities for National Senior Center Month
The Livermore Area Recreation and Park District has scheduled a series of special programs in September, which is National Senior Center Month. Thursday, 7:27 AM

Bus riders alert: Berkeley student with measles rode on AC Transit bus
A UC-Berkeley student with the measles rode on AC Transit bus and spent time on campus before being diagnosed, Berkeley Public Health officials said Monday. Thursday, 7:28 AM

Congregation Beth Emek to use new prayer book for Rosh Hashanah
Congregation Beth Emek in Pleasanton will introduce a new Reform Judaism prayer book at its Rosh Hashanah services Sept. 13. Thursday, 7:28 AM

State water department offering rebates on toilet, turf replacements
California residents can now get rebates to help replace old, inefficient toilets and thirsty lawns with water-saving alternatives. Thursday, 7:28 AM

Pleasanton seeks candidates to fill commission and committee vacancies
The city of Pleasanton is seeking applications to fill vacancies on a variety of commissions and committees. Thursday, 7:29 AM

Scottish Games among highlights of Labor Day weekend events
Thank goodness for Labor Day weekend -- a chance to pause and catch our breath after the frenzied rush of back-to-school and back-to-work with no vacation days in sight. Thursday, 5:31 PM

An Evening with the Harringtons at Amadaor Theater Tuesday
The Museum on Main is presenting "An Evening with Gary and Nancy Harrington" this Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the Amador Valley High School Theater where the Harringtons, benefactors of public art in Pleasanton, will discuss artworks in the community. Thursday, 5:33 PM

BART Transbay Tube to San Francisco closed this weekend
There will be no BART train service between San Francisco and the East Bay this holiday weekend, with officials closing the Transbay Tube to repair a key section of track near the tube. Thursday, 5:37 PM

Darlingside to kick off Firehouse season Saturday night
Darlingside in Concert opens Season 6 for the Firehouse Arts Center tomorrow night, with songs from its new album, "Birds Say." Thursday, 5:40 PM

 

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