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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Citation of $2120 for Castlewood violation... really?!

About a month ago, I was driving to work. I usually take 680 South or the frontage road to take the Canyon. There must have...

Original post made by Are you kidding me?! on Jul. 31, 2015
Last comment by Janna, 36 minutes ago | 19 comments | 889 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dogs

Is it just me or do there seem to be way more dogs in town recently? Is it a fad that crept up on us? Maybe the economy...

Original post made by Joe on Aug. 1, 2015
Last comment by Damon, 40 minutes ago | 9 comments | 245 Views

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Need referrals

Hi, We are moving to Pleasanton, and are looking for referrals for : - Movers - Electricians - Gardeners - Pool...

Original post made by Bruce W. on Aug. 3, 2015
Last comment by Lisa, 5 hours ago | 4 comments | 112 Views

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Vacaville police arrest 2 from Pleasanton after carjacking while on test drive

Vacaville police arrested two Pleasanton residents after they stole a car during a test-drive Friday evening. Read the...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2015
Last comment by Map, 9 hours ago | 3 comments | 1846 Views

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Homeless in Pleasanton

I often walk the trail along the arroyo behind Parkside. Under the bridge at Hopyard someone has constructed what appears...

Original post made by Ruthie on Jul. 31, 2015
Last comment by Chris, 10 hours ago | 9 comments | 478 Views

RESTAURANTS

Is Chick A Fils replacing Denny's?

Recently noticed Denny's on Owens Drive is closed. Is Chick A fils taking that spot? I thought Chick A fils was going...

Original post made by highdiver on Aug. 1, 2015
Last comment by Map, 10 hours ago | 4 comments | 266 Views

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Zone 7 water rate study underway in advance of Aug. 26 meeting

The Zone 7 Water Agency is undertaking a rate study to determine whether the agency's current water rates are financially...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2015
Last comment by Map, 10 hours ago | 2 comments | 238 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Swalwell's Response to his NO vote on Kate's Law

I asked Congressmen Eric Swalwell in an email why he voted no on Kate's Law. He did not answer the question, but provided...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Aug. 1, 2015
Last comment by Lessismore , 12 hours ago | 8 comments | 326 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Vranesh hearing ends

The hearing in former Walnut Grove Elementary principal Jon Vranesh's appeal of his termination from the Pleasanton Unified...

Original post made on May. 8, 2015
Last comment by AnotherParent, 12 hours ago | 7 comments | 1967 Views

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National Night Out coming to Pleasanton neighborhoods Tuesday

Pleasanton police are encouraging residents to go out and meet officers, neighbors and members of watch organizations Tuesday...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2015
Last comment by Sharon, 12 hours ago | 4 comments | 1080 Views

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New officer joins Pleasanton Police Department

The Pleasanton Police Department welcomed a Pleasanton native as its newest officer this month. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2015
Last comment by Resident, 13 hours ago | 6 comments | 2486 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County Board of Education selects Knowles as new president

The Alameda County Board of Education has appointed a new president and vice president for the 2015-16 school year. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2015
There are no comments yet. 139 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

House passes legislation stripping federal funding from Sanctuary Cities

This is quick post in support of legislation stripping so called "sanctuary cities" of federal law enforcement funds. Kate...

Original post made by Not Important on Jul. 24, 2015
Last comment by Lou Stuhle, on Aug 2, 2015 at 9:49 am | 21 comments | 437 Views

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Spencer Freeman Smith sentencing

What was the sentence for this guy? Anyone know?...

Original post made by Robert on Mar. 28, 2015
Last comment by Sam, on Aug 1, 2015 at 10:48 am | 4 comments | 624 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Amador Valley High diversity camp ends today with dance, music performance

This year's Cheza Nami diversity camp will end its weeklong session into African art and music today with a student play...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2015
Last comment by FrequentWalkerMiles, on Jul 31, 2015 at 7:13 pm | 7 comments | 937 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

UC Berkeley named best public college in U.S.

The University of California at Berkeley is the number one public university in the United States. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2015
Last comment by Go Cal!, on Jul 31, 2015 at 1:41 pm | 13 comments | 1740 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Services Saturday for George Farrell, 54, who died while riding bicycle

Services will be held at noon Saturday at the Pleasanton Senior Center for George Farrell, a 25-year employee in the city...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2015
Last comment by Mr. L. Turner, on Jul 31, 2015 at 12:51 pm | 5 comments | 3424 Views

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Sizzling Saturdays start tomorrow in downtown Pleasanton

Sizzling Saturdays return tomorrow in downtown Pleasanton with Sunday Fundays making a debut Aug. 2. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2015
Last comment by Al., on Jul 31, 2015 at 10:05 am | 1 comment | 2870 Views

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Costco in Pleasanton??

Is there going to be a Costco built over by Club Sport or is this just a wishful rumor?...

Original post made by Ellen on Jul. 28, 2015
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Jul 31, 2015 at 9:33 am | 6 comments | 840 Views

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Services this morning for Hayward police sergeant killed last Wednesday during traffic stop

A memorial service will be held this morning for Hayward Police Sergeant Scott Lunger, who was shot and killed last Wednesday...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2015
Last comment by Driver, on Jul 30, 2015 at 5:23 pm | 4 comments | 1333 Views
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