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Mayor Thorne delivers annual State of the City address

Pleasanton Mayor Jerry Thorne highlighted key city achievements and public and private projects from the past year, as well...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2017
Last comment by why, 26 minutes ago | 2 comments | 690 Views

AROUND TOWN

No fireworks in San Ramon for 2014 Independence Day

Plans to bring fireworks back to San Ramon for the Fourth of July were shot down by the city's Parks & Community Services...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2017
Last comment by Henrique, 39 minutes ago | 1 comment | 4932 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD schools acknowledged among California's best

Pleasanton public schools are among the top in California, according to rankings recently released by a website that rates...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2017
Last comment by Jason, 1 hour ago | 5 comments | 3789 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Martial arts studio kicked out for good

A martial arts studio on Quarry Lane has been shut down indefinitely after the Planning Commission ruled 5-0 its owner would...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2008
Last comment by Map, 1 hour ago | 13 comments | 4910 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Local court officials appeal for additional funding

The Alameda County Superior Court has joined with 48 other trial courts across California to urge Gov. Jerry Brown to provide...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2017
Last comment by AR15, 1 hour ago | 7 comments | 803 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Whistleblowers allege air district improperly destroys pollution records

Two former employees of the agency responsible for protecting the Bay Area from air pollution say they were improperly fired...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2017
Last comment by Michael Austin, 1 hour ago | 1 comment | 272 Views

SPORTS

Juniors steal show in Amador-Foothill boys basketball thriller

Rivalries in high school sports are something that can often put to the forefront everything that is good with high school...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2017
Last comment by Coach Robeck, 20 hours ago | 1 comment | 875 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Man arrested in connection with thefts in Pleasanton, elsewhere

Officers in Livermore have arrested a man in connection with approximately $65,000 in stolen property, including items taken...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2017
Last comment by Eric, on Feb 22, 2017 at 8:20 am | 2 comments | 2439 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fire destroys Mason Street home in Pleasanton

A fire Sunday afternoon destroyed a single-story, family home on Mason Street in Pleasanton Sunday afternoon, displacing...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2016
Last comment by Grateful Family, on Feb 21, 2017 at 12:09 pm | 2 comments | 6787 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton council delays Owens Drive traffic meeting

Pleasanton residents hoping to hear from the City Council and city staff about traffic changes on Owens Drive will have to...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2017
Last comment by JC, on Feb 21, 2017 at 10:57 am | 14 comments | 1933 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tribute to Barbra at the Firehouse

Kelly Brandeburg is performing "My Favorite Barbra: Tribute to the Songs of Barbra Streisand," music direction by John Simon,...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2017
Last comment by CJ1954, on Feb 21, 2017 at 1:38 am | 1 comment | 683 Views

AROUND TOWN

Solo crash on I-680 sends one to hospital with major injuries

A person suffered major injuries in a solo-vehicle crash Saturday evening on southbound Interstate 680 in Pleasanton, a California...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2017
Last comment by EB1951, on Feb 21, 2017 at 12:46 am | 1 comment | 1154 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton Council reinstates penalties for excess water users

The Pleasanton City Council last night reinstated stiff monetary penalties for businesses and residents who fail to reduce...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2015
Last comment by kmary1, on Feb 20, 2017 at 7:53 pm | 38 comments | 9778 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Government Holidays Disrupt Domestic Commerce

All government holidays should be moved to take place on Saturday and or on Sunday. This change will free up domestic...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Feb. 20, 2017
There are no comments yet. 273 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around Pleasanton: Mayor Thorne on schools, traffic, housing

It seems like schools, traffic and housing are always top issues for most of us in Pleasanton, and especially to Realtors...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2017
Last comment by concerned, on Feb 20, 2017 at 12:32 pm | 10 comments | 1512 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Editorial: Now is the time to share your thoughts on downtown planning

This is the time for the large and diverse stakeholder group -- the residents who feel a strong connection and ownership...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2017
Last comment by Mark, on Feb 19, 2017 at 6:49 pm | 5 comments | 1181 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART board votes for more bike parking, fewer seats on trains

More bikes and fewer seats on trains continue to be priorities for the BART board of directors, which voted last week to...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2017
Last comment by Patriot, on Feb 18, 2017 at 12:17 pm | 4 comments | 549 Views

AROUND TOWN

Karla Brown--the flip-flopper

Read about the recent approval of the Irby Ranch project by the City Council. What's most interesting to me is to see...

Original post made by Resident of Ventana Hills on Feb. 17, 2017
Last comment by Flightops, on Feb 18, 2017 at 7:09 am | 1 comment | 241 Views

AROUND TOWN

ACE train to run limited service starting Thursday

After a three-day cancellation of service, the Altamont Corridor Express commuter train line will begin running again tomorrow...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2017
Last comment by Jeremy Walsh, editor, on Feb 16, 2017 at 4:44 pm | 3 comments | 1512 Views

SPORTS

Pleasanton takes over USA Cheer Open

Pleasanton was well-represented at the United Spirit Association (USA) Cheer Open at UC Davis on Super Bowl Sunday, with...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2017
Last comment by Lorraine, on Feb 16, 2017 at 10:10 am | 1 comment | 1699 Views
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