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Goodguys car show taking over fairgrounds this weekend
The Goodguys Rod & Custom Association is set to kick off its 2017 show season with the 35th All American Get-Together this... Last comment 17 hours ago | 19 comments

Fired PUSD superintendent denies accusation of inappropriate conduct
Speaking publicly for the first time since he was fired as PUSD superintendent, Rick Rubino has denied an accusation of inappropriate... Last comment on Mar 23, 2017 at 1:16 pm | 4 comments

El Charro Road Extension to Stanley Blvd.
The City Council approved (3 to 1) placing a feasibility study on the priority list to extend El Charro Road from Hwy. 580... Last comment 23 hours ago | 7 comments

City Council moves forward with Bernal community farm planning
The Pleasanton City Council gave the green light Tuesday to continue planning efforts toward bringing a community farm to... Last comment on Mar 22, 2017 at 3:49 pm | 2 comments

 
 
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"Antarctica 6"
On a cruise ship in Antarctica. Left to right: Bruce and Barbara McLeod, Bev and Dave Naegle, Susan and Scott Nelson. Yes, it's cold there, even in their "summer". Submitted by Barbara McLeod (sent from account of Scott an on Feb 23, 2017

 
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School board to consider amended contract for interim superintendent Ochoa
The Pleasanton school board is set Tuesday to consider an addendum to Micaela Ochoa's contract that would compensate her an extra $10,000 for serving as PUSD's interim superintendent. Friday, 3:17 PM

Signs of the times
When John Deus, 74, takes to the road, he doesn't just keep an eye on the traffic and other hazards. He's also alert for interesting signage. "I think I've photographed about 75 different signs during my travels," said Deus (pronounced the German way, "Doyce"). Thursday, 8:00 PM | 1 comments

Editorial: PUSD must shine a little light, start rebuilding trust
Ironically, Sunshine Week 2017 ended in Pleasanton last Friday with the school district seemingly doing its utmost to keep the public in the dark about the sudden and unexplained Jan. 6 firing of Rick Rubino, its superintendent of just over six months. Thursday, 9:12 PM | 18 comments

Pleasanton high-schoolers take part in Youth in Government Day
Around 100 Pleasanton high school students got a hands-on experience in local government Wednesday as participants in this year's Youth in Government Day. Thursday, 7:58 PM

Goodguys car show taking over fairgrounds this weekend
The Goodguys Rod & Custom Association is set to kick off its 2017 show season with the 35th All American Get-Together this weekend at the Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton. Wednesday, 2:48 PM | 19 comments

Fired PUSD superintendent denies accusation of inappropriate conduct
Speaking publicly for the first time since he was fired as PUSD superintendent, Rick Rubino has denied an accusation of inappropriate behavior that came to light Friday from documents the Pleasanton Weekly obtained from the district. Tuesday, 4:16 PM | 4 comments

Livermore Valley event promises to be spirited
Breweries and distilleries are joining 30 Livermore Valley wineries to present a barrel tasting weekend this Saturday and Sunday. Guests can taste a wide variety of samples, including wine in development served directly from the barrels, from noon to 4:30 p.m. both days. Thursday, 11:59 AM

Pleasanton museum announces more tickets for popular speaker series
Museum on Main has added tickets and performances for this year's speaker series, which is held once a month from May through October. The Ed Kinney Speaker Series -- "An Evening with ..." -- features actors portraying well-known people from history who talk about their lives. Wednesday, 2:47 PM

City Council moves forward with Bernal community farm planning
The Pleasanton City Council gave the green light Tuesday to continue planning efforts toward bringing a community farm to sections of the Bernal property on both sides of Interstate 680. Tuesday, 11:14 PM | 2 comments

Music festival at Amador Valley High this weekend
Amador Valley High School will host a music festival on its football field from 5-8 p.m. this Saturday, with ticket proceeds going toward a school project. Wednesday, 11:17 AM

Friends of Pleasanton Library hosting spring book sale
The Friends of the Pleasanton Library is holding its spring book sale this weekend at the library on Old Bernal Avenue. Wednesday, 4:09 PM | 1 comments

Pleasanton RADD basketball teams earn medals at Special Olympics competition
The Pleasanton RADD (Recreational Activities for the Developmentally Disabled) basketball teams took home a pair of medals in the Special Olympics Northern California regional competition held in Pleasanton earlier this month. Monday, 4:18 PM

Zone 7 declares local flood emergency
Zone 7 Water Agency has declared a local state of flood emergency within its service area, allowing it to seek financial assistance from the state for winter storm recovery efforts. Sunday, 6:47 PM

 

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Johnny Be Gone – Long Live Rock-n-Roll
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Zone 7 directors took the right action to help homeowners
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2017 guide to summer camps

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