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Memorial service Thursday for retired Alameda County Fire Chief Bill McCammon

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Alameda County Fairgrounds for Bill McCammon, retired Alameda...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2014
Last comment by Fact Check Requested, 5 hours ago | 1 comment | 320 Views

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Making Pioneer a livelier place

The Pleasanton Parks and Recreation Commission approved a long-range master plan last week that calls for expanding Pleasanton's...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Oct 17, 2014 at 1:23 pm | 2 comments | 1386 Views

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Pleasanton's school board candidates: A primer

Voter information pamphlets have been mailed out to Pleasanton's 41,152 registered voters, followed by mail-in ballots on...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2014
Last comment by We need a change and Bower or Laursen are not it., on Oct 14, 2014 at 4:49 pm | 35 comments | 3061 Views

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Candidate endorsements in Friday's Pleasanton Weekly

The Pleasanton Weekly in its Friday edition has endorsed candidates in key local, state, federal and school board offices...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2014
Last comment by Daveg, on Oct 11, 2014 at 8:26 pm | 2 comments | 1780 Views

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Accounting Today names Pleasanton CEO among 100 'Most Influential'

Doug Sleeter, CEO of Pleasanton-based Sleeter Group, has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Most Influential People by...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2014
Last comment by Joe Reed, on Oct 11, 2014 at 12:37 pm | 1 comment | 739 Views

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Pleasanton Weekly endorsements

Based on candidate forums the Pleasanton Weekly and Tri-Valley Community Television (TV30) have hosted, editorial staff interviews...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2014
Last comment by Daveg, on Oct 10, 2014 at 9:31 pm | 2 comments | 240 Views

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Letters

A generous donor for Bowen Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/print/story/2014/10/10/letters posted...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2014
Last comment by Sal, on Oct 10, 2014 at 8:01 am | 1 comment | 227 Views

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Renovation, expansion plans for 2 downtown parks gets City Council OK

A proposed Master Plan that will enhance the amenities and appearance of Pleasanton's downtown Lions Wayside and Delucchi...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2014
Last comment by MustUseRecycledWater, on Oct 9, 2014 at 7:28 am | 3 comments | 1158 Views

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Housing, growth, taxes, water dominate candidates' concerns in Pleasanton election

Candidates for election to the Pleasanton City Council voiced their views on a wide-ranging number of issues from housing...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2014
Last comment by just heard, on Oct 8, 2014 at 5:30 pm | 38 comments | 3132 Views

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TV30 to broadcast Cal High's 45-21 win over Granada at 7 p.m. tonight

TV30 will air its play-by-play coverage of Friday night's game between California High at Granada High football game at 7...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2014
Last comment by Bill, on Oct 4, 2014 at 10:51 am | 1 comment | 400 Views

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Stanford, ValleyCare sign affiliation agreement

Stanford Health Care and ValleyCare Health System jointly announced Friday that they have signed an affiliation agreement. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2014
Last comment by Anne, on Oct 3, 2014 at 1:22 pm | 10 comments | 2475 Views

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Pleasanton woman's retirement hobby turns into beautiful business

Pleasanton resident Remy Dato may be retired from her career as a principal scientist with Johnson & Johnson, but she certainly...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2014
Last comment by Ptown Mom, on Oct 3, 2014 at 9:01 am | 2 comments | 1696 Views

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Shareholder rights attorneys questioning Safeway-Albertson's deal

Shareholder rights attorneys are investigating the proposed acquisition of Safeway, Inc. by the private equity company Cerberus...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2014
Last comment by Joe Kellar, on Oct 2, 2014 at 4:45 pm | 2 comments | 2236 Views

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Planners OK 2-story building to replace Pastime Pool

The Pleasanton Planning Commission has given final approval to a developer's plan to tear down the 104-year-old Pastime Pool...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2014
Last comment by Map, on Sep 30, 2014 at 7:36 pm | 23 comments | 9974 Views

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Meet the Pleasanton candidates

Sample ballots and voter information pamphlets will be mailed to Pleasanton's 41,150 registered voters Oct. 6 with mail-in...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2014
Last comment by jack parker, on Sep 29, 2014 at 4:41 pm | 1 comment | 2208 Views

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Pleasanton declares water emergency due to statewide drought

The Pleasanton City Council declared Stage 1 of water shortage planning at its meeting last night in response to Governor...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2014
Last comment by mechanism, on Sep 29, 2014 at 11:53 am | 59 comments | 14426 Views

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Pleasanton's 9th annual 'Drug Take Back' program set for Saturday

The Pleasanton Police Department and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration will hold the ninth annual Drug Take Back Program...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2014
Last comment by Judi, on Sep 24, 2014 at 4:21 pm | 2 comments | 1927 Views

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The road to cleaner air

Amid the statewide drought, there has been plenty of talk about water conservation. But the drought is not only creating...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2014
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Sep 23, 2014 at 9:49 am | 4 comments | 1896 Views

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Mayor's Award goes to Scout leader, Special Olympics chairman Ken Mano

Ken Mano, a trail-blazer with Special Olympics, the Boy Scouts, and a host of Tri-Valley activities ranging from blood drives...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2014
Last comment by Sue Gillispie, on Sep 22, 2014 at 8:14 pm | 6 comments | 2333 Views

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T. J. Maxx parent hit with $2.7-million fine for dumping hazardous wastes

Alameda County District Attorney Nancy E. O'Malley, along with 34 other California District Attorneys and two City Attorneys,...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2014
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