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Council to consider curbs on Masons' partying even though they're selling building

Despite plans by the Pleasanton Masons to sell their lodge on Hopyard Road to the Chabad of the Tri-Valley, an orthodox Jewish...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2016
Last comment by Gina Channell, Publisher, on Sep 20, 2016 at 3:08 pm | 5 comments | 1771 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Vegetation fire burns 20 acres in Pleasanton

A fire consumed 20 acres of vegetation in Pleasanton Sunday afternoon before being extinguished. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2016
Last comment by KM, on Sep 20, 2016 at 1:23 pm | 2 comments | 1768 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton’s Don Lewis wins Alameda County Arts Leadership award

Don Lewis of Pleasanton, a music artist and synthesizer innovator, has won the prestigious 2016 Alameda County Arts Leadership...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2016
Last comment by Dana, on Sep 20, 2016 at 11:56 am | 4 comments | 1790 Views

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Pleasanton making progress on recycled water, and it shows

Some homeowners, responding to emergency water curtailment orders over the past two years, have torn out their frontyards...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2016
Last comment by Redwood Trees 2 , on Sep 20, 2016 at 10:57 am | 9 comments | 1184 Views

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info about the fire?

Lots of smoke. Anyone have info?...

Original post made by Al on Sep. 18, 2016
Last comment by dave, on Sep 20, 2016 at 9:02 am | 6 comments | 218 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Pleasanton's fallen

What began as a simple idea to gather the names of Pleasanton residents killed in U.S. wars turned into a project that took...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2016
Last comment by Doug Miller, on Sep 20, 2016 at 8:47 am | 8 comments | 2235 Views

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No Questions from the Audience ??

We sat; we waited for 2 hours. Both Gina and Jeb asked pre planned questions. At least 5 people around me came hoping to...

Original post made by Val on Sep. 19, 2016
Last comment by Val, on Sep 20, 2016 at 7:39 am | 3 comments | 182 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Former PUSD HR officials' actions implicated in Superintendent ouster

Well, I am reading the termination notice sent by the law firm of Garcia Herandez and Sawhney to the fired superintendent...

Original post made by The truth comes out....finally on Sep. 19, 2016
There are no comments yet. 230 Views

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Ground squirrel population out of control......

We live in the Walnut Hills subdivision, directly across the street from the new Bernal Community Park that is currently...

Original post made by clare on Sep. 19, 2016
Last comment by Eric, on Sep 19, 2016 at 5:07 pm | 5 comments | 187 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Swalwell defends ex-superintendent?

I read the SF Chronicle 's account of the fraud, lies, violence, spending of school district funds on political campaigns,...

Original post made by sleazefest on Sep. 19, 2016
Last comment by Won't be voting for swalwell, on Sep 19, 2016 at 2:08 pm | 2 comments | 205 Views

RESTAURANTS

Is Chick A Fils replacing Denny's?

Recently noticed Denny's on Owens Drive is closed. Is Chick A fils taking that spot? I thought Chick A fils was going...

Original post made by highdiver on Aug. 1, 2015
Last comment by Bob A., on Sep 19, 2016 at 7:42 am | 17 comments | 2339 Views

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CHERYL COOK-KALLIO'S WHOPPERS

From the Bay Area News Group, April 21, 2016: Cook-kallio claims that while on the Pleasanton City Council she worked...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Sep. 18, 2016
Last comment by Registered Joe, on Sep 18, 2016 at 11:06 pm | 1 comment | 188 Views

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Inklings to open on Main Street for coffee, tea, community meetings

Inklings, a name associated with a literary discussion group from the University of Oxford in the 1930s, will open in the...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on Sep 18, 2016 at 9:45 pm | 32 comments | 5682 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Is fireplace smoke second hand smoke?

After reading about Dublin's ordinance on second hand smoke, I wonder why they only consider cigarette smoke as offensive...

Original post made by Paulette Kenyon on Dec. 29, 2007
Last comment by Woodsmoke Stinks, on Sep 18, 2016 at 4:17 am | 32 comments | 10228 Views

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Re elect Catharine Baker 16th Assembly District

We have a candidate running for the 16th Assembly district against our incumbent Catharine Baker that is owned and heavily...

Original post made by fcapilla on Sep. 17, 2016
Last comment by Billie, on Sep 17, 2016 at 8:52 pm | 3 comments | 162 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board approves updated governance handbook, financial statements at meeting

At its regular meeting Tuesday night, the Pleasanton school board approved a revised governance handbook and 2015-16 unaudited...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2016
Last comment by Get the Facts, on Sep 17, 2016 at 3:27 pm | 5 comments | 1156 Views

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Councilmember Karla Brown's motto: It's not the City Council's job to plan Pleasanton

So whose job do YOU think it is to plan for the future of Pleasanton, “The City of Planned Progress”? You should...

Original post made by Resident on Sep. 15, 2016
Last comment by BobB, on Sep 16, 2016 at 6:14 pm | 11 comments | 719 Views

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 | 1659 Views

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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 | 148 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 | 3272 Views
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