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9th District Court upholds state's low-carbon fuel standard

A U.S. appeals court in San Francisco Wednesday upheld California's pioneering low-carbon fuel standard and set aside an...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2013
Last comment by Ben J., on Sep 19, 2013 at 8:42 am | 1 comment | 1490 Views


Mount Diablo fire out, state park to re-open today

A fire that has burned more than 3000 acres in and around Mount Diablo State Park over the past week has been 100% contained,...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2013
Last comment by Suzie, on Sep 18, 2013 at 10:43 pm | 1 comment | 1541 Views


Pleasanton Assemblywoman's teacher-firing bill passes Legislature

The state Legislature passed a locally authored bill Friday that aims to protect and ensure the safety of children. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2013
Last comment by local, on Sep 18, 2013 at 10:52 am | 14 comments | 2325 Views


RAIN at Tully's on Main

Need to cool down a bit from all the heat? Cool down with RAIN Art at Tully's. A new exhibit hanging each month brings with...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Sep. 18, 2013
There are no comments yet. 950 Views


Cody Hall's charges upgraded to murder, now on "no bail" status

I'm sure PW is writing this story up now, but I know many in this community are following this and want justice for the woman...

Original post made by Mom on Aug. 14, 2013
Last comment by really?, on Sep 17, 2013 at 9:50 pm | 4 comments | 3641 Views


Obamacare Board Game: Everybody Pays, Nobody Wins

Good idea from an entrepreneur. A new board game about Obamacare. Everybody pays and nobody wins. It is almost reflective...

Original post made by ! on Sep. 17, 2013
Last comment by member, on Sep 17, 2013 at 7:43 pm | 3 comments | 1497 Views


CHP motorcycle officer injured in Pleasanton crash

A California Highway Patrol officer was injured Monday when he was hit by a car on I-580 in Pleasanton. Read the full story...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2013
Last comment by Mike, on Sep 17, 2013 at 3:40 pm | 6 comments | 1768 Views


McDonald's manager busted in Pleasanton heist

Pleasanton police will charge the manager of the McDonald's restaurant on Pimlico Drive in Pleasanton for an Aug. 28 armed...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2013
Last comment by Jaime O., on Sep 17, 2013 at 11:31 am | 5 comments | 2130 Views


Amador Class of 1978 Reunion

The Amador Valley High School class of 1978 will be holding their 35th reunion on Saturday October 19th, 2013 from 7pm-midnight...

Original post made by Rob Flores on Sep. 16, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1569 Views


Ruling sparks fresh hope for high-speed-rail critics

In their quest to build the nation's first high-speed rail system, California officials have been banking on a wide range...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2013
Last comment by Ned, on Sep 16, 2013 at 4:51 pm | 51 comments | 6349 Views


Valley Avenue 7-Eleven store in Pleasanton robbed early Friday

A Pleasanton 7-Eleven store on Valley Avenue near Santa Rita Road was robbed early yesterday morning by a man who threatened...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2013
Last comment by Daveg, on Sep 16, 2013 at 9:17 am | 22 comments | 2689 Views


Emergency at Pleasanton Convalescent Hospital?

There were over 10 emergency vehicles in front of and across the street from the Pleasanton Convalescent Hospital on Neal...

Original post made by Downtowner on Sep. 15, 2013
Last comment by Teri Bush, on Sep 16, 2013 at 8:36 am | 2 comments | 2055 Views


Driver in June bicyclist death remains held without bond

Cody Hall, the young driver who ran down and killed bicyclist Diana Hersevoort on June 9, will remain in jail pending a new...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2013
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Sep 15, 2013 at 10:58 am | 38 comments | 2790 Views


Time To Stand Up To The BART Unions

With the fast approaching end of the 60 day cooling off period for BART, lets hope that the general population lets the BART...

Original post made by Davidg on Sep. 14, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1053 Views


The Italians are here

They say variety is the spice of life, but that does not seem to be true when it comes to cuisine in downtown Pleasanton....

Original post made by Curious on Aug. 23, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 13, 2013 at 6:16 pm | 9 comments | 3183 Views


Pleasanton school board to hear demographer's call for 2 new elementary schools at tonight's meeting

A new elementary school will be needed in the Pleasanton school district in the next 10 years, according to a demographer's...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2013
Last comment by Bryan Moran, on Sep 13, 2013 at 4:46 pm | 16 comments | 8820 Views


City CarShare opens 24-hour service at Hacienda Business Park ceremony today

City CarShare, the largest nonprofit car-sharing organization in North America will be announce a new car-sharing program...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2013
Last comment by johannsf, on Sep 13, 2013 at 8:25 am | 6 comments | 2596 Views


Cody Hall tries to get bail set, today 9 AM

The local murderer-by-stupid-driving sociopath will be in court to try to get released on bail. The judge will need to get...

Original post made by Keep him locked up on Sep. 10, 2013
Last comment by Mike Cherry, on Sep 13, 2013 at 4:59 am | 15 comments | 1331 Views


How will new fee regulations affect my 401(k) retirement plan?

The 401(k) retirement plan is the best way for most people to save for retirement, and for many people their retirement account...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2013
Last comment by resident, on Sep 12, 2013 at 3:37 pm | 3 comments | 1361 Views


YES-Fresh and Easy in P-town is staying open

Anyone else happy that Fresh and Easy in P-town is one of the lucky stores to be staying open? Awesome store, excellent...

Original post made by Stella on Sep. 11, 2013
Last comment by employee of F&E, on Sep 12, 2013 at 12:06 pm | 10 comments | 1414 Views
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