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SCHOOLS & KIDS

New Supt Rick Rubino

Just worried about his lack of presence with what's going on in the District - especially Harvest Park. He's very present...

Original post made by Really? on Sep. 26, 2016
Last comment by Parent, 55 minutes ago | 4 comments | 187 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letter from Costco

If you are a Costco member did you get a 'vote no on M' letter today? It sings the praises of having a Costco in Pleasanton...

Original post made by John on Sep. 26, 2016
Last comment by Michael Austin, 1 hour ago | 10 comments | 207 Views

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Assemblywoman Catharine Baker - 'Walk and Talk'

As a nature enthusiast and Scout parent, I was thrilled when I received an invitation to a “Walk and Talk” hosted by...

Original post made by Meghan H. on Sep. 27, 2016
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COMMENTS ON STORIES

Harvest Park principal appointment leads school board meeting agenda tonight

The Pleasanton school board will be asked to appoint a new principal for Harvest Park Middle School when it convenes for...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2016
Last comment by Absentee bureaucrats, 4 hours ago | 4 comments | 1022 Views

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Developer wins praise for 'under-developing' downtown Pleasanton lot

At a time when developers are eying every available site in Pleasanton to build larger and taller residences, Todd Deutscher...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2016
Last comment by Mike, 5 hours ago | 9 comments | 2239 Views

SPORTS

Arnold Palmer

No doubt many of us in Pleasanton have heard the news about Arnold Palmer passing away. The Golf Channel and many other networks...

Original post made by Mike Carmo on Sep. 26, 2016
Last comment by Karl Aitken, 6 hours ago | 1 comment | 34 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Rehovit retiring from police department after 26 years of service

Pleasanton Police Lieutenant Scott Rohovit will retire Friday after 26 years of service. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2016/09/27/rehovit-retiring...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2016
Last comment by Michael Austin, 6 hours ago | 2 comments | 425 Views

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Costco Draw from Outside Areas

It appears that a new Costco in Pleasanton would draw many customers from outside our area, and may be grossly understated...

Original post made by Mike W. on Sep. 25, 2016
Last comment by Tom M., 16 hours ago | 16 comments | 488 Views

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Democrats oppose Measure MM anti-Costco bill on Nov. 8 ballot

The Alameda County Democratic Party this week endorsed three candidates for the Pleasanton school board and recommended that...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by Val, 23 hours ago | 17 comments | 2309 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Harvest Park Middle School principal abruptly resigns

Ethan Cheever, who took over as Harvest Park Middle School principal at the start of this school year, announced his resignation...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by Chris47, on Sep 26, 2016 at 2:31 pm | 48 comments | 7311 Views

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Mayor's Award goes to community leader Tanya Ludden

Tanya Ludden, a longtime leader in the Parent Teachers Association who has also served as a board member for large community...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2016
Last comment by Brenda, on Sep 26, 2016 at 12:18 pm | 3 comments | 1110 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Sounding off

Candidates for Pleasanton’s mayor and City Council positions sounded off Monday at the Pleasanton Weekly's candidates’...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by res1, on Sep 26, 2016 at 10:45 am | 8 comments | 1435 Views

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Park or Airport Runway?

I applaud the City and Parks Department for finally installing new lighting at Hansen Park. It has been a dark and foreboding...

Original post made by Hansen Curious on Sep. 26, 2016
Last comment by mooseturd, on Sep 26, 2016 at 10:35 am | 1 comment | 67 Views

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Costco: Traffic at Hopyard/Owens

The traffic at Hopyard and Owens will only get worse with the new Chick-fil- A opening. It is already at a "D" level. Don't...

Original post made by Rod on Sep. 16, 2016
Last comment by Tom M., on Sep 25, 2016 at 1:17 am | 22 comments | 684 Views

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Meet the candidates tonight at Pleasanton Weekly candidates forum

Candidates for Pleasanton mayor and the City Council will face off tonight at a community forum being hosted by the Pleasanton...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2016
Last comment by Kris Thompson, on Sep 24, 2016 at 11:32 pm | 40 comments | 2014 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Designated bike lanes to be extended throughout Pleasanton

The Pleasanton City Council has voted to update the city's bicycle master plan to provide funding and strategies for making...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by Commuter, on Sep 24, 2016 at 8:47 am | 4 comments | 175 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Editorial: Yes on Prop 54 to lift the veil of secrecy

Among the myriad propositions on the Nov. 8 ballot is one we feel we should weigh in on. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2016/09/23/editorial-yes-on...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by Ptown Dad, on Sep 24, 2016 at 8:37 am | 2 comments | 1309 Views

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California Fair Political Practices Commission Affirms that Mayor Thorne cannot participate in Decisions of Johnson Drive

The FPPC released its opinion letter on September 6 on Mayor Thorne's ability to participate in the Johnson Drive Economic...

Original post made by res1 on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by Dave J., on Sep 24, 2016 at 8:00 am | 9 comments | 274 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Axis Community Health doubles capacity for health care to needy

Axis Community Health has opened its new $12 million health center in Pleasanton, a 24,000-square-foot complex on West Las...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2016
Last comment by Kirsten Zurbrugg, on Sep 24, 2016 at 7:50 am | 1 comment | 1792 Views

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Sounding off

Candidates for Pleasanton's mayor and City Council positions sounded off Monday evening at the Pleasanton Weekly's candidates'...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Sep 23, 2016 at 7:20 pm | 2 comments | 316 Views
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