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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mayors, regional leaders celebrate completion of 1st phase of widened Highway 84

Pleasanton Mayor Jerry Thorne joined other city, civic and regional leaders this week in officially marking the completion...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2014
Last comment by Uncle Gator, 12 minutes ago | 10 comments | 1354 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Vandalism at Walnut Grove causes safety, privacy concerns

Some recent events involving minor vandalism to cars parked at Walnut Grove Elementary School have caused the school and...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2014
Last comment by Uncle Gator, 21 minutes ago | 14 comments | 2085 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Women groped while walking on neighborhood streets

Two groping incidents Wednesday have Pleasanton police warning pedestrians to take precautionary measures when walking or...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2014
Last comment by DubAsianMom, 55 minutes ago | 2 comments | 206 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Walnut Grove has a Security Guard posted on campus???

Walnut Grove School has a security guard wandering around the campus during school hours. Here is the letter parents received...

Original post made by Eric on Oct. 30, 2014
Last comment by Bill, 1 hour ago | 19 comments | 666 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

How can you tell "Honest*" Political Telemarketers?

IF the phone number is blocked on the caller ID, or if it says Out of Area (even if the number appears to be local) that...

Original post made by And what can you do? on Oct. 31, 2014
There are no comments yet. 12 Views

AROUND TOWN

Vote Yes on Measure BB

In an independent, comprehensive report called "In the Fast Lane," the Bay Area Economic Institute details the economic impact...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by Jason B., 2 hours ago | 28 comments | 1683 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Man convicted of 1984 murder of Foothill High freshman

Steven Carlson was convicted of first-degree murder today for stabbing a 14-year-old Foothill High School classmate 44 times...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2014
Last comment by What?, 3 hours ago | 3 comments | 298 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Eric Holder's latest crime

The outgoing Attorney General still thinks he is above the law. Holder's latest crime: influencing a US Senate election. Holder's...

Original post made by jimf01 on Oct. 31, 2014
Last comment by He, 4 hours ago | 1 comment | 53 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton police nab suspect in foot chase after Jack-in-the-Box robbery

Courtney Dariko Townsel, 19, was arrested last night in a foot chase by Pleasanton police after a man wearing a mask jumped...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2014
Last comment by Laurene Turner, 4 hours ago | 3 comments | 514 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Common Core math parent forums scheduled for November

The Pleasanton Unified School District is hosting two Common Core math parent forums in November. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2014
Last comment by William, 5 hours ago | 2 comments | 116 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Vote NO on Measure BB -- 10 Reasons

Reasons to Vote NO on Measure BB on November 4th. 1) A Bad deal for Pleasanton! Measure BB will take over $540...

Original post made by NoOnBB on Oct. 11, 2014
Last comment by Jason B., 13 hours ago | 23 comments | 1733 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Mediocrity marks local streets and roads survey in Bay Area cities

The quality of the pavement on the Bay Area's nearly 43,000 lane-miles of local streets and roads is stuck in "fair" condition,...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2014
Last comment by Jason B., 13 hours ago | 5 comments | 752 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Where Bowser gets his campaign funds from...

I've been looking around the internet, something I like to do. When checking out www.netfile.com/agency/coa I found some...

Original post made by JustlookingAround on Oct. 5, 2014
Last comment by Laursen's gotta go, 15 hours ago | 47 comments | 3073 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teacher Tenure repeal - Marshal Tuck Supports, Tom Torlakson does not

Marshall Tuck, who is challenging the incumbent schools chief, agrees with the decision in the Vergara vs. California lawsuit...

Original post made by Registered Joe on Oct. 27, 2014
Last comment by Concerned parent, 15 hours ago | 2 comments | 160 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Board will revisit textbook, instructional materials sufficiency

After discussing and holding a public hearing Tuesday on the sufficiency of textbooks, instructional materials and laboratory...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2014
Last comment by BobB, 16 hours ago | 18 comments | 1107 Views

AROUND TOWN

Commute Question

My family is considering relocating to Pleasanton from the East coast. I was recently hired by a firm in north San Jose and...

Original post made by Scott on Sep. 9, 2010
Last comment by Pete, 20 hours ago | 37 comments | 13667 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tri-Valley Veterans Day parade set for Sunday in downtown Pleasanton

The annual Tri-Valley Veterans Day parade will be held starting at 1 p.m. Sunday in downtown Pleasanton with more than 100...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2014
Last comment by Agree, 22 hours ago | 2 comments | 555 Views

AROUND TOWN

STEVEN CARLSON FOUND GUILTY OF MURDERING 14 YEAR OLD TINA FAELZ

Jury said guilty....

Original post made by Michael Austin on Oct. 30, 2014
Last comment by Cosmic-Charlie, 23 hours ago | 2 comments | 178 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Innovate Pleasanton' opens Thursday in Hacienda Business Park

Tri-Valley Capital will open its new "Innovate Pleasanton" office Thursday in Hacienda Business Park. Read the full story...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2014
Last comment by Jim Van Dyke, 23 hours ago | 4 comments | 1547 Views

AROUND TOWN

Honoring our Veterans Spectacular

Honoring our Veterans Spectacular 7:00pm, Saturday, November 8, 2014 The Pleasanton 4th Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ...

Original post made by Ken mano on Oct. 30, 2014
There are no comments yet. 40 Views
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Vote YES on Measures 45, 46, & 47, NO on 48
By Roz Rogoff | 32 comments | 2,183 views

Prop 47: not perfect, just preferable.
By Tom Cushing | 2 comments | 872 views

The Vranesh situation heads to court
By Tim Hunt | 7 comments | 684 views