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SPORTS

Amador Valley grad joins the circus

Evan Wiley, 26, thought he might have a career in basketball when he played point guard at Las Positas College and Chabot...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2016
Last comment by Jeez Louis, on Sep 16, 2016 at 3:02 pm | 3 comments | 1919 Views

AROUND TOWN

No Coverage of Tuesday's City Meeting in the Weekly?

I'm just wondering where the story is about the City council meeting Tuesday which saw a wonderful turnout from the cycling...

Original post made by Pleasanton Recreational Cyclist on Sep. 16, 2016
Last comment by Lisa S. , on Sep 16, 2016 at 11:13 am | 2 comments | 232 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Former Hart Middle School principal Steve Maher launches campaign for school board seat

Former Hart Middle School principal Steve Maher launched his campaign Sunday for election to the Pleasanton school board...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2016
Last comment by Bay Area Native, on Sep 15, 2016 at 7:49 pm | 17 comments | 4324 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Candidates air their positions at Chamber of Commerce forum

Candidates for Pleasanton’s mayor and City Council positions sparred Friday over several key election issues, with those...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2016
Last comment by res1, on Sep 15, 2016 at 3:14 pm | 12 comments | 940 Views

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Learn about Sunflower Hill's Plans for Residential Communities for People with Special Needs

New Leaf is holding an event on Saturday, September 24 at the store to help educate the community about Sunflower Hill and...

Original post made by Patti Bond on Sep. 8, 2016
Last comment by local, on Sep 15, 2016 at 10:33 am | 14 comments | 449 Views

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Arkin to seek re-election to Pleasanton school board

Pleasanton school board member Valerie Arkin announced yesterday that she will seek re-election to a third term on Nov. 8. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2016
Last comment by JackS, on Sep 14, 2016 at 3:44 pm | 15 comments | 2339 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

DSRSD asks residents to imagine life without water

A Dublin San Ramon Services District employee is lending her voice to a national effort aimed at making citizens more aware...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2016
Last comment by Charlie Brown, on Sep 14, 2016 at 11:05 am | 1 comment | 1003 Views

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Pleasanton woman arrested after crash that killed toddler

Two families and the sheriff's office are devastated since a crash killed a 3-year-old boy Friday in San Ramon, an Alameda...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2016
Last comment by Flightops, on Sep 13, 2016 at 2:07 pm | 4 comments | 6909 Views

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Pleasanton seeks teen poet laureates for 2015-16

The City of Pleasanton is looking for applicants to be Pleasanton's Teen Poet Laureate for the 2015-16 academic year. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2016
Last comment by Dawn Khan, on Sep 13, 2016 at 12:01 pm | 1 comment | 1917 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Several hundred turn out for 9/11 ceremony in Pleasanton

Several hundred turned out Sunday morning for a remembrance ceremony in honor of the 15th anniversary of the 2001 terrorist...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2016
Last comment by Pleasanton parent, on Sep 12, 2016 at 7:50 pm | 3 comments | 1550 Views

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Costco: Break-Even

Let's do some simple math. We have asked the City repeatedly for the number of years it will take to break-even on our taxpayer...

Original post made by Lisa S. on Sep. 3, 2016
Last comment by Val, on Sep 11, 2016 at 10:12 pm | 91 comments | 1788 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

3 of those Injured Vasco Road crash weren't wearing seat belts

A single vehicle accident in unincorporated Contra Costa County on Friday night severely maimed one boy and caused five other...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by @Mom, on Sep 11, 2016 at 7:39 am | 7 comments | 1976 Views

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Chamber hosting Pleasanton municipal election candidates forum at 7:30 a.m. today

Candidates for mayor and three vying for election to the City Council will participate in a "Meet the Candidates" forum...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2016
Last comment by Looking to the future, on Sep 11, 2016 at 7:34 am | 13 comments | 2230 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Hundreds march, arrests made in protests at Urban Shield in Pleasanton

A total of 23 protesters were arrested Friday outside the "Urban Shield" event, the nation's largest first-responder exercise,...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2016
Last comment by Citizen , on Sep 10, 2016 at 1:39 pm | 10 comments | 2919 Views

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Senior discounts

I was delighted to be offered a senior discount at the Mission Plaza Workbench True Value Hardware store, one day last week....

Original post made by helen on Sep. 10, 2016
There are no comments yet. 262 Views

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Councilwoman Karla Brown launches re-election campaign

Pleasanton City Councilwoman Karla Brown has kicked off her campaign for re-election on Nov. 8 with a rally at the home of...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2016
Last comment by BobB, on Sep 9, 2016 at 2:27 pm | 25 comments | 2577 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

IKEA submits plans for Dublin store at I-580, Hacienda Drive

Bay Area residents could have three IKEA stores to choose from if plans submitted for a new Dublin location are approved,...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2016
Last comment by Rod, on Sep 9, 2016 at 12:48 pm | 30 comments | 5367 Views

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Urban Shield expected to draw police, protestors to Pleasanton

A four-day event beginning at the Alameda County Fairgrounds next week is expected to bring hundreds of first responders...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2016
Last comment by patcher, on Sep 9, 2016 at 11:48 am | 6 comments | 1976 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Council OKs 3-story homes on downtown site, ground-floor retail

The Pleasanton City Council last night approved a mixed-use housing and retail development at Old Bernal Avenue and Augustine...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2016
Last comment by AR15, on Sep 9, 2016 at 9:30 am | 20 comments | 4271 Views

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Urban Shield expected to draw police, protestors to Pleasanton

A four-day event beginning at the Alameda County Fairgrounds next Friday is expected to bring hundreds of first responders...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2016
Last comment by gram5x5, on Sep 9, 2016 at 9:13 am | 10 comments | 4486 Views
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President Trump
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Pleasanton school enrollment stable as demographics continue to shift
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