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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Vranesh, others testify at former Pleasanton principal's dismissal hearing

Earlier testimonies were refuted and the character of one witness was questioned during testimony yesterday at former Walnut...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2015
Last comment by What???, 33 minutes ago | 2 comments | 525 Views

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Pleasanton deals with the drought

In a recent interview, Pleasanton's operations services director and the city's water czar Daniel Smith talked in-depth about...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2015
Last comment by PLEASE CLARIFY, 2 hours ago | 21 comments | 2480 Views

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Local teens collect 1,907 pounds of fruit through 'Backyard Harvest'

A group of Foothill High School students have collected 1,907 pounds of fruit that they were able to donate to Open Heart...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2015
Last comment by AngelaNew, 9 hours ago | 5 comments | 2284 Views

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Another high-density apartment complex coming to Pleasanton

One of Pleasanton's busiest intersections -- Stanley Boulevard where Valley and Bernal avenues connect -- is about to get...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2015
Last comment by BobB, 10 hours ago | 4 comments | 217 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Hearings begin next week for Vranesh, PUSD

Former Walnut Grove principal Jon Vranesh will appeal his termination from Pleasanton Unified School District at a hearing...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2015
Last comment by PTown Teacher, 13 hours ago | 29 comments | 7908 Views

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Nurses at San Ramon Regional, other Tenet-owned hospitals voting on new 4-year contract

Registered nurses at six Tenet Health hospitals from Northern to Southern California, including at San Ramon Regional Medical...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2014
Last comment by Mary, 13 hours ago | 5 comments | 2132 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stop the Massive East Pleasanton Housing Project NOW

How does the City of Pleasanton keep this a secret? A massive housing project - I have read it is the biggest housing project...

Original post made by Fred Clancy on Apr. 17, 2015
Last comment by Michael Austin, 14 hours ago | 14 comments | 655 Views

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PG&E Wants Bay Area Money For Diablo Power Plant

PG&E, owner of Diablo Canyon power plant located in San Obispo County Southern California has filed a request with the CPUC...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Apr. 26, 2015
Last comment by Michael Austin, 17 hours ago | 2 comments | 122 Views

AROUND TOWN

LDS Announce Leadership change in Mandarin Chinese Branch Leadership

The Pleasanton California Stake of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced the calling of a new branch...

Original post made by Karen Seipert on Apr. 27, 2015
There are no comments yet. 70 Views

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Pleasanton police nab suspects in South Bay robbery, kidnapping

Police in Pleasanton helped identify two suspects accused of the robbery and kidnapping of a man who met the pair in Cupertino...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2015
Last comment by Ed, 20 hours ago | 3 comments | 1390 Views

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Stanford Health Care-ValleyCare merger approved

California Attorney General Kamala Harris Tuesday issued the final approval needed for Stanford Health Care to proceed with...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2015
Last comment by ActiveMD, 20 hours ago | 12 comments | 6402 Views

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Readers Choice 2015 voting starts today!

It's time once again to cast your vote for the best places to eat, drink, shop and spend time in Pleasanton. The online ballot...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2015
Last comment by oldtimer, 21 hours ago | 3 comments | 1443 Views

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New director named to Alameda County Fair board

Rose Johnson, a Pleasanton resident and chief executive officer of the Davis Street Family Resource Center in San Leandro...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2015
Last comment by Lee Denlinger, 23 hours ago | 3 comments | 1003 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

AVHS students win 'Honorable Mention' for Common Core film

A film documentary produced by three Amador Valley High School students has won "Honorable Mention" in the C-SPAN StudentCam...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2015
Last comment by Another dad, on Apr 27, 2015 at 7:13 am | 11 comments | 917 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

AVHS Begins We The People National Finals

Best of luck to the Amador High School We The People team as they begin their We The People National Finals competition today. To...

Original post made by Andre Kvaternik on Apr. 24, 2015
Last comment by Andre Kvaternik , on Apr 26, 2015 at 6:49 pm | 1 comment | 99 Views

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Penalties are back for excess water users

The Pleasanton City Council Tuesday night reinstated stiff monetary penalties for businesses and residents who fail to reduce...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2015
Last comment by Patti, on Apr 26, 2015 at 4:26 pm | 8 comments | 377 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Sarah's swimathon today to benefit Children's Hospital

Sarah Banholzer and her friends are donning their bathing suits in Pleasanton Sunday for their second annual swimathon to...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2015
Last comment by Ms. Landis, on Apr 26, 2015 at 7:51 am | 1 comment | 2031 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

We The People Link

Link to the Top Ten Awards Page - http://www.civiced.org/2015-top-10...

Original post made by Andre Kvaternik on Apr. 24, 2015
There are no comments yet. 124 Views

AROUND TOWN

Free E-Waste recycling starts tomorrow in Pleasanton's Vintage Hills Center parking lot

The public is invited to take unwanted electronic items to the parking lot at New Leaf Community Markets tomorrow, Friday...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2015
Last comment by Recycler, on Apr 24, 2015 at 5:58 pm | 10 comments | 1881 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton man arrested following Lydiksen Elementary School lock down

A 27-year-old Pleasanton resident was arrested Wednesday afternoon on suspicion of brandishing a weapon and making criminal...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2015
Last comment by Map, on Apr 24, 2015 at 2:25 pm | 7 comments | 2186 Views
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