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City-wide arts celebration taking place May 11

More than spring is in the air in Pleasanton -- the arts are in the air as folks all over town prepare for a city-wide celebration...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2013
Last comment by Ravikumar HK, on May 2, 2013 at 5:52 pm | 7 comments | 1069 Views

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Pleasanton Council, Housing Commission meet tonight on affordable housing issues

The Pleasanton City Council will hold a workshop meeting at 7 p.m. tonight with the its Housing Commission to discuss the...

Original post made on May. 1, 2013
Last comment by Research first, on May 2, 2013 at 5:38 pm | 9 comments | 1153 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill parents say what they want in a new principal

Parents of Foothill High School students are looking for a "strong leader" in a new principal, someone with "demonstrable...

Original post made on May. 2, 2013
Last comment by FHS parent, on May 2, 2013 at 1:54 pm | 8 comments | 1474 Views

AROUND TOWN

East Bay Parks to Allow Shuttles on Pleasanton Ridge

Just wanted to share that starting May 4 the East Bay Regional Park District is going to test allowing shuttles to take people...

Original post made by Kari Hulac on Apr. 18, 2013
Last comment by lcc-ridgerider, on May 2, 2013 at 10:47 am | 11 comments | 1298 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Another failure -- Common Core Standards may be dropped?

The Washington Post reports that the so-called Common Core Standards that is supposed to be implemented nationwide next year...

Original post made by Titanic on Apr. 29, 2013
Last comment by Citizen, on May 2, 2013 at 9:38 am | 1 comment | 1367 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Enjoying the sunshine

Photographer Andrew Graham, 11, and his mom Kaarin took to the Pleasanton Ridge to enjoy the sunny weather Sunday and noted...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2012
Last comment by Jude Magann, on May 1, 2013 at 8:48 pm | 11 comments | 1213 Views

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Carpoolers told to stay out of Pleasanton's ACE train parking lot

People exiting vehicles at the ACE parking lot on Pleasanton Avenue recently have received reminders that the spaces are...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2013
Last comment by Stella, on May 1, 2013 at 8:26 pm | 11 comments | 983 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

D.A.: No charges to be filed against preschool teacher who tied up 2-year-old

The teacher who taped a toddler at Centerpointe Christian Preschool in Pleasanton will not face criminal charges, a spokeswoman...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2013
Last comment by pathetic, on May 1, 2013 at 6:23 pm | 4 comments | 1051 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sisters face child abuse charges in Livermore preschool

Two sisters accused of binding babies to their beds with blankets during naptime at a Livermore child care facility were...

Original post made on May. 1, 2013
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 1, 2013 at 5:27 pm | 8 comments | 2227 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Did We Set Ourselves up for the Carnage in Boston?

Am I the only one to wonder why this country allows unrestricted immigration of people from countries that know only violence? Why...

Original post made by tired of this on Apr. 19, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on May 1, 2013 at 5:12 pm | 16 comments | 1031 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PPIE and Class-size Reduction

Sounds like all the money from the PPIE Run for Education is going towards class size reduction in 1st grade. Really?? ...

Original post made by concerned parent on Apr. 30, 2013
Last comment by None of the Above, on May 1, 2013 at 3:56 pm | 5 comments | 1331 Views

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Learn transportation options at Pleasanton Senior Center today

The city of Pleasanton will host the eighth annual Transit Fair at the Pleasanton Senior Center, 5353 Sunol Blvd., from 10...

Original post made on May. 1, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on May 1, 2013 at 3:13 pm | 2 comments | 887 Views

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1st Wednesday street party kicks off summer program in downtown Pleasanton tonight

The 2013 1st Wednesday street party will kick off a summer of downtown events with its annual Cinco de Mayo-themed Street...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2013
Last comment by Mary , on May 1, 2013 at 9:07 am | 2 comments | 1280 Views

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Amador Valley's 'We the People' team returns home with 2nd place honors in national competition

Amador Valley High School's "We the People" team returned home to cheers and congratulations from parents and supporters...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2013
Last comment by Christina Nystrom Mantha, on May 1, 2013 at 8:15 am | 8 comments | 2270 Views

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Did Not Appreciate Thorne's ROBO Chamber call for Narum

Our Family did not appreciate Thorne's Robo Call for Narum. We understand the Chamber PAC is paying for this on behalf of...

Original post made by Voter on Apr. 23, 2013
Last comment by The Man, on Apr 30, 2013 at 11:50 pm | 22 comments | 995 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man found dead after search at Pleasanton Ridge Park

Foul play is not suspected in the death of a man whose body was found Tuesday morning at Pleasanton Ridge Regional Park. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2013
Last comment by AIP, on Apr 30, 2013 at 9:12 pm | 4 comments | 1672 Views

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The Pleasanton City Council needs strong, unwavering, conservative leadership!

When my family and I first moved to Pleasanton in 1986, it was a growing, world-class place to raise a family. Neighbors...

Original post made by Gail on Apr. 1, 2013
Last comment by KC, on Apr 30, 2013 at 10:17 am | 36 comments | 1328 Views

RESTAURANTS

T.G.I.F. - CLOSED

TGIF's appears to have closed. But it was ageing and had lost all it's appeal years ago. Hopefully something new and fresh...

Original post made by Steve on Apr. 20, 2012
Last comment by KC, on Apr 30, 2013 at 9:04 am | 11 comments | 2784 Views

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Russian terrorists qualify for food stamps?

They came to our country in 2002 -- "Tsarnaeva arrived in the U.S. in 2002, settling in a working-class section of Cambridge,...

Original post made by excuse me??? on Apr. 28, 2013
Last comment by Clive, on Apr 29, 2013 at 10:26 pm | 9 comments | 776 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

AVHS 2nd in We The People Nationals

Great job to the team and coaches... https://twitter.com/CivicEducation ...

Original post made by AvFan on Apr. 29, 2013
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