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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 Anon-e-mouse, 7 hours ago | 9 comments | 756 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton Weekly endorses Swalwell, Glazer, Baker, Hosterman

The Pleasanton Weekly today endorsed candidates for Congress, State Senate, State Assembly and the Bart Board of Directors...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2016
Last comment by Michael Austin, 11 hours ago | 3 comments | 936 Views

AROUND TOWN

Outcome of Measure I1 will have lasting impact on Pleasanton schools

"Outdated and in some cases obsolete." That's how Pleasanton Unified School District Superintendent Rick Rubino summed up...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2016
Last comment by Informed, 14 hours ago | 4 comments | 1104 Views

AROUND TOWN

City Documents Released on Costco

The City has released documents to The Pleasanton Citizens for Responsible Growth. Some attachments were not included and...

Original post made by Mike W. on Sep. 28, 2016
Last comment by Bob QP, 15 hours ago | 19 comments | 539 Views

AROUND TOWN

What's up with the Old Stanley Blvd. project?

Does anyone know what the issue is with the Old Stanley project? The road was closed for many weeks, causing serious traffic...

Original post made by Downtowner on Sep. 29, 2016
Last comment by Downtowner, 15 hours ago | 2 comments | 102 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 res1, 19 hours ago | 14 comments | 368 Views

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Inklings: Turn of 20th century coffee house opens downtown

Inklings, a name associated with a literary discussion group from the University of Oxford in the 1930s, opened its coffee...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2016
Last comment by In Dog we trust, 20 hours ago | 5 comments | 933 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thorne, Pentin, Ritter win endorsements of Chamber, Realtors

Pleasanton Mayor Jerry Thorne and City Council candidates Jerry Pentin and Herb Ritter won the endorsements this week of...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2016
Last comment by Lisa, 22 hours ago | 8 comments | 1254 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Jewish community to observe new year starting Sunday night

The Tri-Valley's Jewish community will usher in the Jewish New Year Sunday night with special observances at Congregation...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2016
Last comment by Liz Sufit, on Sep 29, 2016 at 5:52 pm | 2 comments | 810 Views

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First Amendment under attack

Anybody else find it ironic that the Blog by Tim Hunt called "First Amendment under attack" was closed to comments by the...

Original post made by res1 on Sep. 28, 2016
Last comment by DKHSK, on Sep 29, 2016 at 4:03 pm | 4 comments | 187 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

State, federal bills inspired by Steinle case focus on how law enforcement stores guns

The shooting death of Pleasanton native Kate Steinle in San Francisco last year by a gun stolen from a federal ranger's car...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2016
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Sep 29, 2016 at 10:25 am | 6 comments | 791 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton school board appoints new Harvest Park principal

The Pleasanton school board appointed Robin Munsell the new Harvest Park Middle School principal Tuesday night, less than...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2016
Last comment by Ring ring, on Sep 29, 2016 at 9:34 am | 9 comments | 2462 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton police offer new 'exchange zone' for safer transactions

The Pleasanton Police Department has a new resource for residents that want to make safe in-person transactions. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2016
Last comment by Kris Thompson, on Sep 28, 2016 at 11:12 pm | 2 comments | 1325 Views

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Police activity by Laurel Creek Staging area- Body found

Posted at 9:37 a.m. http://pleasantonweekly.com/news/2016/09/28/missing-man-found-dead-at-laurel-creek he body of Blake...

Original post made by res1 on Sep. 28, 2016
There are no comments yet. 146 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 Born & Raised Here, on Sep 28, 2016 at 9:01 am | 14 comments | 2850 Views

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Driver arrested in fatal I-680 crash also has DUI case pending from June incident

A Pleasanton woman accused of being intoxicated while causing the Interstate 680 crash that killed a 3-year-old boy in San...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2016
Last comment by Nancy, on Sep 27, 2016 at 11:56 pm | 11 comments | 3679 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
There are no comments yet. 56 Views

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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, on Sep 27, 2016 at 12:25 pm | 4 comments | 1869 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, on Sep 27, 2016 at 10:45 am | 1 comment | 52 Views

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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, on Sep 27, 2016 at 10:26 am | 2 comments | 1715 Views
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