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Pleasanton school board to vote Tuesday on 2016-17 calendar

Pleasanton's school board is set decide whether to change the district's instructional calendar and debate hiring a survey...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2016
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, 3 minutes ago | 27 comments | 2384 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Pleasanton police seize 4 San Jose men after chase for auto burglaries

Pleasanton police arrested four men from San Jose early Monday after they were spotted burglarizing a truck parked in the...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2016
Last comment by Cheryl , 18 minutes ago | 2 comments | 529 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton Council honors the late Jean Jones

Actions by the Pleasanton City Council have wrapped up final affairs for Jean Jones, who died last year in her home at 309...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2016
Last comment by Jennifer Nelson, 49 minutes ago | 1 comment | 575 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton mayor, other East Bay leaders make demands of BART ahead of possible bond measure

Pleasanton Mayor Jerry Thorne and other East Bay leaders met last week to chart a course necessary for BART leaders to earn...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2016
Last comment by Mike, 1 hour ago | 1 comment | 700 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CTC info

If you're interested in what credentials, certificates or permits your children's teachers hold, visit the Commission on...

Original post made by If you\'re curious on Feb. 9, 2016
There are no comments yet. 19 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Sacrificing for Success: Unseen struggles

The average household income in Pleasanton was $145,000 in 2014, and the median single-family home was $732,000. Many believe...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2016
Last comment by no user name, 2 hours ago | 18 comments | 4200 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Pleasanton's fallen

What began as a simple idea to gather the names of Pleasanton residents killed in U.S. wars turned into a project that took...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2016
Last comment by caywen, 4 hours ago | 7 comments | 1617 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Lund Ranch referendum petitions due at 5 p.m. tonight

Proponents of placing a measure on the June ballot to overturn the City Council's approval of a 43-home development in Lund...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2016
Last comment by Alexis B, 15 hours ago | 68 comments | 1992 Views

AROUND TOWN

Readers sound off on possible Lund Ranch referendum

Letters, phone calls and Town Square postings on the Pleasanton Weekly's website have been coming fast and furiously since...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2016
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, 20 hours ago | 64 comments | 3332 Views

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Referendum backers file petitions with 6,000 signatures

Proponents of placing a measure on the June ballot to overturn the City Council's approval of a 43-home development in Lund...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2016
Last comment by Resident of Ventana Hills, on Feb 8, 2016 at 12:27 pm | 27 comments | 1578 Views

SPORTS

Super Bowl 50 fans can purchase merchandise at 50% off

Super Bowl 50 fans can purchase merchandise at 50% off starting today. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2016/02/08/super-bowl-50-fans-can-purchase-me...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2016
Last comment by Paul Q, on Feb 8, 2016 at 9:33 am | 1 comment | 635 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Super Bowl AVHS

I heard from my kids that 80 people are performing at the Super Bowl halftime show? Is that true?...

Original post made by Jonathon on Feb. 4, 2016
Last comment by Julie, on Feb 6, 2016 at 10:17 pm | 2 comments | 378 Views

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Referendum signatures turned in .... Thank goodness city council minutes exposes liars and those telling the truth

I am pleased to learn that 6000 signatures have been submitted to referendum Lund Ranch. I don't understand why current...

Original post made by facts are facts on Feb. 5, 2016
Last comment by facts are facts, on Feb 6, 2016 at 5:54 pm | 10 comments | 359 Views

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Supervisor Miley at Pleasanton Farmer's Market 2/6

Alameda County Supervisor Nate Miley will be at the Pleasanton Farmer's Market tomorrow morning (2/6). He'd love to share...

Original post made by Rachel Weiler on Feb. 5, 2016
There are no comments yet. 54 Views

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Big events tomorrow could mean record BART ridership

Big events in San Francisco and Oakland tomorrow could make for record-breaking ridership on BART. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2016
Last comment by Blake Nahmias, on Feb 5, 2016 at 11:29 am | 2 comments | 859 Views

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Making phased retirement work for you

Phased retirement is gaining steam. But before you sign on, it's important to understand how "phasing out" may affect your...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2016
Last comment by Daniel Scott, on Feb 5, 2016 at 8:40 am | 1 comment | 509 Views

SPORTS

There is Still Time to Register for T-Ball, Farm and Single A Little League

Pleasanton Foothill Little League baseball registration remains open and there is still time to register for those who want...

Original post made by Mindy Long on Feb. 4, 2016
There are no comments yet. 250 Views

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Referendum opponents complain to City Council about strong-arm tactics of signature gatherers

Opponents of placing a measure on the June ballot to overturn the City Council's approval of a 43-home development in Pleasanton's...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2016
Last comment by Me Too, on Feb 3, 2016 at 10:46 pm | 24 comments | 2441 Views

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Myth vs Fact Lund Ranch Day 3

Myth vs Fact Day 3 Myth - I signed the form and now have found out I was not told the truth about the referendum, but...

Original post made by MsVic on Feb. 3, 2016
Last comment by Isn't it Ironic?, on Feb 3, 2016 at 9:49 pm | 4 comments | 183 Views

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Lund Ranch II Puppet Master Exposed - Continued

More evidence is revealed regarding how profit hungry builder and puppet master Greenbriar is holding strings and providing...

Original post made by Dan on Feb. 3, 2016
Last comment by Susan, on Feb 3, 2016 at 9:13 pm | 7 comments | 381 Views
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