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Sitting down with Steve Glazer

Steve Glazer is starting to settle into his new role in the State Senate after whirlwind special elections and a quick turnaround...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2015
Last comment by MGreen, on Oct 22, 2015 at 6:28 am | 1 comment | 1883 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Editorial: City taking holistic approach to downtown parking problem

Drive into downtown Pleasanton most Thursday and Friday nights or on Saturday and search for a parking space. Often it means...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2015
Last comment by Map, on Oct 21, 2015 at 2:04 pm | 30 comments | 3209 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why I hate my heritage tree

Original post made by Heritage tree woes on Oct. 12, 2015
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 20, 2015 at 6:05 pm | 46 comments | 1437 Views

AROUND TOWN

Water wholesaler expected to raise rates at Wednesday meeting

Zone 7 Water Agency's Board of Directors will meet Wednesday evening to decide how much to raise wholesale water rates, a...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2015
Last comment by One source, on Oct 20, 2015 at 3:17 pm | 2 comments | 2013 Views

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Democrats in Senate vote down anti-sanctuary bill

Many Democrats in the senate voted down, today, the Vitter bill that would have blocked sanctuary cities from funding. Senator...

Original post made by helenayers on Oct. 20, 2015
Last comment by Jerry, on Oct 20, 2015 at 1:30 pm | 2 comments | 193 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Some news on attorney Spencer Freeman Smith hit-and-run trial

This is the labor attorney that killed a cyclist on Dougherty Road with his Mercedes, drove home to San Ramon, and hid his...

Original post made by Sam on Apr. 16, 2015
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Oct 19, 2015 at 8:25 pm | 6 comments | 2093 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Water, sewer rates going up Thursday

Sewer and water bills will increase across the board starting next Thursday on an average of $10.73 per bimonthly billing...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2015
Last comment by Jerry, on Oct 19, 2015 at 6:55 pm | 8 comments | 2673 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Budget Cut and Layoff Coming to Pleasanton?

Take a look at the school board's budget for the next few years,https://agendaonline.net/public/Meeting/Attachments/DisplayAttachment.aspx?AttachmentID=221441&IsArchive=0...

Original post made by Worried Citizen on Oct. 13, 2015
Last comment by Cholito, on Oct 19, 2015 at 5:48 pm | 14 comments | 1079 Views

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Looking for Vendors fro Holiday Boutique

HPMS Cheer team Holiday Boutique is looking for Vendors! We are currently looking for local vendors, artisans, and crafters...

Original post made by Sherri on Oct. 12, 2015
Last comment by Sherri, on Oct 19, 2015 at 12:57 pm | 1 comment | 344 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Amador Valley High teacher among candidates for county Teachers of the Year

A Pleasanton teacher is among the educators vying for this year's Alameda County Teachers of the Year award Read the full...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2015
Last comment by CSP, on Oct 17, 2015 at 6:55 pm | 5 comments | 2352 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Baker's child-abuse prevention bill becomes law

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed into law a bipartisan bill co-authored by local Assemblywoman Catharine Baker (R-San Ramon) that...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2015
Last comment by Voter, on Oct 17, 2015 at 6:09 pm | 4 comments | 1478 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bay Area magician brings special show to Firehouse today, Saturday

The first magic trick Alex Ramon remembers seeing was a simple sleight-of-hand act at the Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2015
There are no comments yet. 1539 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton police arrest pair after home break-in

Police arrested two men on suspicion of breaking into a Pleasanton home Tuesday morning. Read the full story here http://pleasantonweekly.com/news/2015/10/14/pleasanton-police-arre...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2015
Last comment by Coexist, on Oct 16, 2015 at 12:12 pm | 23 comments | 3950 Views

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Shopping carts, garbage and bad manners, oh my!

One of the important reasons we chose to purchase our home and raise our children in this community was the involvement of...

Original post made by Neighbor2Neighbor on Oct. 14, 2015
Last comment by Billie, on Oct 16, 2015 at 9:48 am | 16 comments | 800 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police Bulletin: Pair arrested in identity-theft case

Pleasanton police arrested two people on suspicion of identity theft and possession of burglary tools after they were allegedly...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2015
Last comment by Damon, on Oct 16, 2015 at 8:02 am | 2 comments | 3171 Views

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New Leaf Community Markets Celebrates its 30th Birthday this Month

New Leaf Community Markets, with a store at 3550 Bernal Ave, Pleasanton, has been rooted in the greater good for 30 years. From...

Original post made by Patti Bond on Oct. 14, 2015
Last comment by patti@bondmarcom.com, on Oct 15, 2015 at 11:08 am | 2 comments | 214 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton Middle School students encourage parents to stop car idling

Students on the leadership council of Pleasanton Middle School shared information Wednesday afternoon with waiting parents...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2015
Last comment by Ed, on Oct 15, 2015 at 7:47 am | 30 comments | 2691 Views

RESTAURANTS

35 new stores opening in August as Livermore's Outlet center expands

Livermore's outlet center at El Charro Road and I-580, now renamed San Francisco Premium Outlets, will open a new 185,000...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2015
Last comment by Armanda, on Oct 14, 2015 at 3:25 pm | 4 comments | 11180 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Requiring school campuses to be English only?

I know this will be controversial but I promise it comes more from a place of unity. I pick my child up from school and...

Original post made by Pleasanton Parent on Oct. 5, 2015
Last comment by Ed, on Oct 14, 2015 at 12:35 pm | 59 comments | 1840 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Council Oks rezoning Centerpointe church site for housing

The Pleasanton City Council last night approved a zoning change for Centerpointe Presbyterian Church's 6-acre site at Valley...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2015
Last comment by Map, on Oct 14, 2015 at 12:16 pm | 40 comments | 3970 Views
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