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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Officials celebrate start of recycled water plant expansion at ceremony

Tri-Valley officials and representatives of 11 public agencies gathered at the recycled water plant in Pleasanton Wednesday...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2017
Last comment by a Resident, on Jan 27, 2017 at 3:05 pm | 2 comments | 1552 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bay Area officials promise to defy Trump's order to deny federal grants to cities, counties

Bay Area officials responded with defiance Wednesday to an executive order by President Donald Trump denying federal grant...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2017
Last comment by DKHSK, on Jan 27, 2017 at 12:07 pm | 6 comments | 1944 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

My City Was Gone

I agree with Penelope Clark's comment in the editorial section this week. I am also seriously considering moving out of Pleasanton...

Original post made by Schwinn Rider on Jan. 23, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jan 26, 2017 at 7:19 pm | 6 comments | 778 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Worlds Largest Human Migration

The Asian Lunar New Year causes the largest human migration each and every year at this time. Millions of Asians travel...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Jan. 25, 2017
There are no comments yet. 281 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tri-Valley Muslim group to host post-inauguration neighbors panel

Members of the Tri-Valley's Muslim community are joining together to present a neighbors panel the day after Inauguration...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2017
Last comment by Lessismore , on Jan 25, 2017 at 5:43 pm | 11 comments | 2275 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Golden State Warriors break ground on new SF arena

The Golden State Warriors broke ground Tuesday on their $1 billion, privately-funded San Francisco arena, further cementing...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1049 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD trying to stop democracy in action.

Why does a school district try to stop students from showing America and how great it is? So typical. I guess this letter...

Original post made by School Board Censorship on Jan. 18, 2017
Last comment by Mabry, on Jan 24, 2017 at 12:02 pm | 6 comments | 2577 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

After 17 years at the helm, it's time to move on

Next week marks the 17th anniversary of the Pleasanton Weekly, and after 17 years at the helm, it's also a time to say goodbye....

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2017
Last comment by Also Concerned, on Jan 24, 2017 at 7:46 am | 4 comments | 2650 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dublin Canyon Road Hazards

A huge pothole on Dublin Canyon Road just west of the Pleasanton city limits destroyed my near new Michelin tire on the front...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Jan. 23, 2017
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AROUND TOWN

Tri-Valley YMCA hold its 17th annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. fellowship breakfast this morning

The Tri-Valley YMCA will hold its 17th annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. fellowship breakfast Monday with former Dublin...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2017
Last comment by Heather, on Jan 23, 2017 at 12:53 pm | 1 comment | 1928 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district accepting bond oversight committee applications

Community members interested in serving on the PUSD Measure I1 citizens bond oversight committee can apply now through Feb....

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2017
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Jan 22, 2017 at 10:54 am | 4 comments | 1589 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

DeSaulnier to skip Trump presidential inauguration

Second-term Congressman Mark (D-Concord), whose district includes Danville and Alamo, has announced that he will not attend...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2017
Last comment by DKHSK, on Jan 21, 2017 at 11:46 am | 51 comments | 5288 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board offers apology, next steps in superintendent search

The Pleasanton school board took several steps Tuesday night to address PUSD's superintendent vacancy, formally naming deputy...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2017
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Jan 21, 2017 at 11:07 am | 13 comments | 5120 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: From troubled to trainwreck for Pleasanton school district

The Pleasanton school board had an opportunity to build back the trust of the public and prove to voters they made a good...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2017
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jan 20, 2017 at 1:39 pm | 102 comments | 10906 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Nice going California Democrats. Bullet train costs to rise exponentially. .

Surprise surprise (Not!). Another democrat boondoggle at the expense of hard working taxpayers. From this article linked...

Original post made by WakeUp CA on Jan. 15, 2017
Last comment by Taxpayer, on Jan 19, 2017 at 10:06 pm | 2 comments | 384 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Owens Dr traffic lane "GiveAway" just a Scam

Reducing a major street from 3 lanes to one, right across from inadequate BART parking, just so a developer gets more parking...

Original post made by Disappointed Observer on Jan. 18, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jan 19, 2017 at 6:15 pm | 8 comments | 890 Views

AROUND TOWN

Phone scam -- call from IRS, supposedly

I got a call supposedly from the IRS asking me to call back before 5 pm today. When I looked up the number (1-877-766-2161)...

Original post made by Al on Sep. 24, 2015
Last comment by Common Sense, on Jan 19, 2017 at 2:40 pm | 8 comments | 1879 Views

AROUND TOWN

Group plans to protest narrowing of Owens Drive at tonight's City Council meeting

The Pleasanton City Council will host a reception at 6:30 tonight for incoming and outgoing members of various city committee...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2017
Last comment by ptrox, on Jan 19, 2017 at 10:18 am | 12 comments | 2253 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton 2017: Building boom continues

For a city that only a few years ago elected a slow-growth City Council, voted for a measure limiting the number of apartments...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2017
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Jan 18, 2017 at 7:59 pm | 20 comments | 5855 Views

AROUND TOWN

Callippe Preserve retains environmental excellence designation

Pleasanton's Callippe Preserve Golf Course recently retained its status as a "Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary," a...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2017
Last comment by Patriot, on Jan 18, 2017 at 11:15 am | 1 comment | 943 Views
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