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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

Council votes to move forward on East Side development planning
Following through on their campaign pledges, newly-elected and re-elected members of the Pleasanton City Council voted last... Last comment 3 hours ago | 19 comments

Fremont Bank makes $5,000 grants to 18 charities
Fremont Bank Foundation, a philanthropic arm of Pleasanton's and the Bay Area's Fremont Bank, has chosen to support 18 local... Last comment on Dec 17, 2014 at 7:34 am | 1 comment

No Field trips for Alisal????
Does anyone know why Alisal is the only Elementary school in Pleasanton that does not participate in 4th grade Field trip... Last comment 14 hours ago | 38 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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Pedestrian killed in crash last night identified as Livermore resident
A pedestrian who was killed Wednesday night after being struck by a vehicle has been identified as 24-year-old David Reardon, according to the Alameda County coroner's bureau. Thursday, 6:51 AM | 14 comments

Council votes to move forward on East Side development planning
Following through on their campaign pledges, newly-elected and re-elected members of the Pleasanton City Council Tuesday voted to approve a preliminary plan for development of roughly 400 acres of largely vacant land on the city's east side. Thursday, 7:04 AM

Nurses at San Ramon Regional, other Tenet-owned hospitals voting on new 4-year contract
Registered nurses at six Tenet Health hospitals from Northern to Southern California, including at San Ramon Regional Medical Center, are voting this week on a new four-year agreement with the hospital system that protects health coverage and provides for pension and economic gains. Thursday, 7:33 AM

Livermore Lab's National Ignition Facility earns magazine's award
Physics World, an international monthly magazine published by the Institute of Physics, has named Livermore National Laboratory's National Ignition Facility's (NIF) achievement of fuel gain one of its top 10 "Breakthroughs of the Year." Thursday, 7:39 AM

Missing Stoneridge Creek man found safe
Pleasanton police announced this afternoon that Rudy Johnson, who was reported missing late yesterday, has safely returned home. Thursday, 7:00 AM | 2 comments

Housing starts in U.S. fall 1.6% in November
Following an upwardly revised rate in October, housing starts in November slipped 1.6% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.028 million units, according to newly released figures from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau. Thursday, 7:00 AM

Fremont Bank makes $5,000 grants to 18 charities
Fremont Bank Foundation, a philanthropic arm of Pleasanton's and the Bay Area's Fremont Bank, has chosen to support 18 local nonprofits that serve food or distribute food baskets year-round with financial grants to help them provide extra food and basic necessities to local low-income residents and families. Thursday, 7:00 AM | 1 comments

Callippe Preserve Golf Course management wins top environmental award
CourseCo, the San Francisco Bay Area-based golf management and development company which oversees Callippe Preserve Golf Course in Pleasanton, has been awarded an Environmental Leader in Golf Award (ELGA) for superior environmental stewardship at two Bay Area golf courses, including Callippe. Thursday, 7:00 AM

Double Racing Festival returns to Pleasanton Sunday
The third annual Pleasanton Double Racing Festival is set for this Sunday, with the Pleasanton Partnerships in Education (PPIE) Foundation listed as the race beneficiary. Thursday, 7:00 AM

Sister City Association seeks exchange students for summer in Mexico
The Pleasanton Tulancingo Sister City Association is opening applications for its youth cultural exchange summer program next year. Thursday, 7:01 AM

2 high school seniors win Community of Character $1,000 scholarships
Two high school seniors have been chosen as recipients of the 2015 Juanita Haugen Memorial Scholarship by the Community of Character Coalition. Tuesday, 6:49 AM | 1 comments

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. Thursday, 7:02 AM | 1 comments

 

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