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As traffic increases, we all want it 'calmed'

With several thousand new residents moving into new apartment complexes being built to comply with court- and state-mandated...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2016
Last comment by Don, on Mar 28, 2016 at 10:18 am | 35 comments | 4262 Views

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MY DMV EXPERIENCE

I received a letter from the California DMV demanding that I submit my body to a California DMV field office and yield, to...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Mar. 27, 2016
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Mar 27, 2016 at 8:56 pm | 5 comments | 424 Views

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Tulancingo Sister City Association banned from touting exchange program in Pleasanton schools

The Pleasanton Tulancingo Sister City Association is struggling to recruit high school students for its annual summer exchange...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2016
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Mar 27, 2016 at 7:17 pm | 3 comments | 2061 Views

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Pair charged after dog attacks child twice

A Pleasanton man and a Dublin woman have been charged with felony child neglect and endangerment after the man's dog attacked...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2013
Last comment by Ed, on Mar 27, 2016 at 10:23 am | 40 comments | 269254 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

BART paying all union members $1,000 each as the system limps along

No I'm not making this up. All union members are getting a $1,000 bonus. All station agents, train operators, maintenance...

Original post made by Sam on Mar. 23, 2016
Last comment by BART rider, on Mar 26, 2016 at 7:56 am | 3 comments | 341 Views

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Is there a fire on the ridge west of Foothill High school?

Heavy white smoke on the ridge west of Foothill high school. Id there a fire? ...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Mar. 25, 2016
Last comment by b, on Mar 25, 2016 at 5:50 pm | 1 comment | 385 Views

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'Subversion, obfuscation and deception?' Try the Lund Ranch II referendum supporters

To Matt Sullivan: Was bemused by the last paragraph of your Letter to the Editor, "Damage control by mayor," published...

Original post made by Resident of Ventana Hills on Mar. 11, 2016
Last comment by Resident of Ventana Hills, on Mar 24, 2016 at 12:16 pm | 33 comments | 719 Views

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Supervisor Miley at Farmer's Market

Supervisor Nate Miley, Pleasanton's representative at the Alameda County Board of Supervisors, will return to the Farmer's...

Original post made by Rachel on Mar. 24, 2016
There are no comments yet. 205 Views

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School board to hear results of public poll on districtwide bond measure, tax rate

With the hope the community will be behind a schools facility bond measure, Pleasanton's school board on Tuesday will hear...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2016
Last comment by Julie Testa, on Mar 23, 2016 at 7:47 pm | 40 comments | 2965 Views

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Fuel-cell-powered cars go on display today at AC Transit headquarters

Three fuel cell electric passenger vehicles will be on display from 1-5 p.m. today at the AC Transit headquarters in Oakland...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2016
Last comment by webbrowan, on Mar 22, 2016 at 11:45 pm | 1 comment | 2127 Views

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Pleasanton homeowners search for answers to sinking ground; city to step in

In recent years, cracks have continually appeared in the walls and foundations of at least two dozen homes in the same Pleasanton...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2015
Last comment by MarkSindone, on Mar 22, 2016 at 10:58 pm | 27 comments | 8248 Views

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Albertsons, Safeway name leadership team for newly-merged company

AB Acquisition LLC (Albertsons) and Safeway Inc. announced Friday the new senior leadership team and division leaders for...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2014
Last comment by Mitch, on Mar 22, 2016 at 11:17 am | 10 comments | 8226 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

PG&E warns customers of bill scammers around Bay Area

Pacific Gas and Electric is alerting customers around the Bay Area to be aware of a recent telephone scam with callers demanding...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2016
Last comment by Simple Citizen, on Mar 22, 2016 at 11:02 am | 2 comments | 2153 Views

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Zone 7 postpones vote on local support for California WaterFix

Moved by pleas from constituents in a crowded meeting room, the Zone 7 Water Agency board decided to postpone a vote on a...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2016
Last comment by ???, on Mar 21, 2016 at 8:35 pm | 6 comments | 2004 Views

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Zone 7 board to weigh supporting California WaterFix tonight

The Zone 7 Water Agency board will decide whether to give its sign of support for a $15 billion statewide water project at...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2016
Last comment by Robin Hood, on Mar 20, 2016 at 1:33 pm | 2 comments | 1294 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill team first in school's history to compete in We the People nationals

Foothill High's We the People team will advance to the national round of the civics competition after being selected as a...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2016
Last comment by Amador Parent, on Mar 20, 2016 at 10:22 am | 6 comments | 3603 Views

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Anti-Costco group seeks November initiative to block big box stores on Johnson Drive

Opponents of a possible bid by Costco to build a new membership-only trail store on Johnson Drive in Pleasanton said this...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2016
Last comment by DKHSK, on Mar 19, 2016 at 7:36 pm | 118 comments | 5487 Views

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PPIE to fund four instructional coaches' salaries in light of layoffs

A Pleasanton schools fundraising organization announced Monday it intends to allocate part of its annual giving fund for...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2016
Last comment by justwondering, on Mar 19, 2016 at 11:11 am | 14 comments | 2129 Views

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CALLING OUT PATRICK GANNON PUSD COORDINATOR OF COMMUNICATIONS & COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

January 27, 2016 the Pleasanton Weekly published "School Board moves forward with bond measure consideration". On this...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Mar. 18, 2016
There are no comments yet. 402 Views

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Why waste taxpayer money?

You have got to be off your rocker Mr. Mayor! You are pushing for an election that is going to cost us $350,000 and you...

Original post made by Peter S on Mar. 14, 2016
Last comment by Lugnut, on Mar 18, 2016 at 4:14 pm | 4 comments | 385 Views
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