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Costco Draw from Outside Areas

It appears that a new Costco in Pleasanton would draw many customers from outside our area, and may be grossly understated...

Original post made by Mike W. on Sep. 25, 2016
Last comment by JJ, 1 hour ago | 12 comments | 397 Views

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Mayor's Award goes to community leader Tanya Ludden

Tanya Ludden, a longtime leader in the Parent Teachers Association who has also served as a board member for large community...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2016
Last comment by Brenda, 1 hour ago | 3 comments | 464 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 Ptowner, 1 hour ago | 3 comments | 1337 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Sounding off

Candidates for Pleasanton’s mayor and City Council positions sounded off Monday at the Pleasanton Weekly's candidates’...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by res1, 2 hours ago | 8 comments | 1347 Views

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Park or Airport Runway?

I applaud the City and Parks Department for finally installing new lighting at Hansen Park. It has been a dark and foreboding...

Original post made by Hansen Curious on Sep. 26, 2016
Last comment by mooseturd, 3 hours ago | 1 comment | 37 Views

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Democrats oppose Measure MM anti-Costco bill on Nov. 8 ballot

The Alameda County Democratic Party this week endorsed three candidates for the Pleasanton school board and recommended that...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by Bill Brasky, 15 hours ago | 16 comments | 2206 Views

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Costco: Traffic at Hopyard/Owens

The traffic at Hopyard and Owens will only get worse with the new Chick-fil- A opening. It is already at a "D" level. Don't...

Original post made by Rod on Sep. 16, 2016
Last comment by Tom M., on Sep 25, 2016 at 1:17 am | 22 comments | 672 Views

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Meet the candidates tonight at Pleasanton Weekly candidates forum

Candidates for Pleasanton mayor and the City Council will face off tonight at a community forum being hosted by the Pleasanton...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2016
Last comment by Kris Thompson, on Sep 24, 2016 at 11:32 pm | 40 comments | 1989 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Designated bike lanes to be extended throughout Pleasanton

The Pleasanton City Council has voted to update the city's bicycle master plan to provide funding and strategies for making...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by Commuter, on Sep 24, 2016 at 8:47 am | 4 comments | 161 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Editorial: Yes on Prop 54 to lift the veil of secrecy

Among the myriad propositions on the Nov. 8 ballot is one we feel we should weigh in on. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2016/09/23/editorial-yes-on...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by Ptown Dad, on Sep 24, 2016 at 8:37 am | 2 comments | 1193 Views

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California Fair Political Practices Commission Affirms that Mayor Thorne cannot participate in Decisions of Johnson Drive

The FPPC released its opinion letter on September 6 on Mayor Thorne's ability to participate in the Johnson Drive Economic...

Original post made by res1 on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by Dave J., on Sep 24, 2016 at 8:00 am | 9 comments | 265 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Axis Community Health doubles capacity for health care to needy

Axis Community Health has opened its new $12 million health center in Pleasanton, a 24,000-square-foot complex on West Las...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2016
Last comment by Kirsten Zurbrugg, on Sep 24, 2016 at 7:50 am | 1 comment | 1716 Views

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Sounding off

Candidates for Pleasanton's mayor and City Council positions sounded off Monday evening at the Pleasanton Weekly's candidates'...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Sep 23, 2016 at 7:20 pm | 2 comments | 247 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Update on Yarinet Malihan DUI Case?

It's very strange that this case has seemingly disappeared from the radar of local media. When will charges be filed in this...

Original post made by Concerned Resident on Sep. 23, 2016
There are no comments yet. 103 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Harvest Park Middle School principal abruptly resigns

Ethan Cheever, who took over as Harvest Park Middle School principal at the start of this school year, announced his resignation...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by Bobbyboo, on Sep 23, 2016 at 2:59 pm | 47 comments | 6762 Views

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Politics and Costco

The Alameda County Democratic Party has decided to take a stand on our city issue, Measure MM. This only stands to confirm...

Original post made by Val on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by Mike W., on Sep 23, 2016 at 1:24 pm | 27 comments | 600 Views

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Designated bike lanes to be extended throughout Pleasanton

The Pleasanton City Council voted this week to update the city’s bicycle master plan to provide funding and strategies...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2016
Last comment by MD, on Sep 23, 2016 at 9:51 am | 20 comments | 2064 Views

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Horse racing returns to Alameda County Fairgrounds tomorrow

Six days of live horse racing, taking part without a fair begins Friday as the Oak Tree at Pleasanton Fall Meet will kick...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2016
Last comment by julia Kincade, on Sep 22, 2016 at 10:50 am | 1 comment | 2203 Views

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Council imposes tough new restriction on how Masons use their Hopyard Road lodge

The City Council imposed strict new regulations on Pleasanton Masons last night after considering complaints from their Valley...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by Resident, on Sep 21, 2016 at 9:03 pm | 4 comments | 1362 Views

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Dog laws unleashed

While the subject of Pleasanton's dog leash law can inspire debate among local residents--dog owners or not--the ordinance...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2016
Last comment by Cosmic-Charlie, on Sep 21, 2016 at 12:36 pm | 5 comments | 2832 Views
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Mark Davis clearly is serious about Sin City Raiders
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 1,065 views

Next Up, The Election Props -- but first this word: We’re Number One!
By Tom Cushing | 3 comments | 465 views