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SCHOOLS & KIDS

What Country are we in?

Saw the photo of the Class of 2015 Valedictorians and Salutatorians. ...

Original post made by Mouse on May. 27, 2015
Last comment by JC, 13 minutes ago | 22 comments | 490 Views

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Cupertino cancels July 4th fireworks because of drought

Cupertino city officials announced Wednesday that they have canceled a Fourth of July fireworks show this year due to concerns...

Original post made on May. 28, 2015
Last comment by joe, 24 minutes ago | 1 comment | 225 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bye Bye Metering Light

Don't want to condone destruction of property, but when I saw the metering light, at Bernal and southbound i680, busted in...

Original post made by Bill on May. 26, 2015
Last comment by Billie, 3 hours ago | 5 comments | 252 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Harvest Park students cut class yesterday to lobby legislators for passage of Senate Bill 725

Last night when I was at the HP Open House, I overhead two sets of irate parents discussing how their kids in the band had...

Original post made by Wondering on May. 22, 2015
Last comment by resident, 4 hours ago | 13 comments | 1928 Views

AROUND TOWN

why water a parking lot

Here we are in the 3rd maybe 4th year of a drought yet the people that own the parking lot on Pleasanton Avenue right across...

Original post made by Stacee Bloom on May. 21, 2015
Last comment by Damon, 4 hours ago | 13 comments | 1628 Views

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It's Memorial Day weekend

Pleasanton's annual Memorial Day observance will be held starting at 10:30 a.m. Monday in the garden area just south of the...

Original post made on May. 28, 2015
Last comment by VETERAN, 6 hours ago | 1 comment | 55 Views

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'Take Us Along' photo looks familiar -- kind of

Well, that seems familiar: Keith Barlow took the Pleasanton Weekly to its street counterpart, Pleasonton Road at Fort Bliss...

Original post made on May. 28, 2015
Last comment by Jack, 7 hours ago | 1 comment | 887 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Quarry Lane Students Excel at National Examinations

Six Quarry Lane students gained national recognition for their recent performance on the 2015 National Spanish Examination....

Original post made by Jonni Zukauskas on May. 27, 2015
Last comment by pleasanton was nice forty years ago, 9 hours ago | 2 comments | 79 Views

SPORTS

Oak Tree horse racing returns to Alameda County Fair

With $1.7 million in purses and six stakes races over a 12-day race meet, the Oak Tree Racing Association will be returning...

Original post made on May. 25, 2015
Last comment by Jimmy Jhon, 14 hours ago | 2 comments | 1355 Views

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Whole Foods opens to huge crowds in Dublin

Crowds filled the sidewalks and part of the parking lot Wednesday for the grand opening of Whole Foods' 43rd Bay Area market...

Original post made on May. 21, 2015
Last comment by Skysky, 23 hours ago | 24 comments | 2838 Views

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Chowchilla kidnapper granted parole but remains in prison

One of the three men who kidnapped a busload of Chowchilla schoolchildren in 1976 and buried them in a quarry in Livermore...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2015
Last comment by Tony, on May 27, 2015 at 3:45 pm | 8 comments | 2480 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Swalwell introduces 'Main Street Revival' bill

Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) joined a Republican colleague last week in introducing a bill to allow certain small...

Original post made on May. 27, 2015
Last comment by Map, on May 27, 2015 at 2:50 pm | 7 comments | 1008 Views

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U.S. Supreme Court action upholds county's 'take-back' drug ordinance

The U.S. Supreme Court issued an order Tuesday denying a bid by pharmaceutical associations to block enforcement of a Safe...

Original post made on May. 27, 2015
Last comment by Pharma follower, on May 27, 2015 at 10:52 am | 2 comments | 695 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Quarry Lane Students Rank High at National Championships

Seventh grade Quarry Lane student, Rhea Mitr and her sister, fourth grade student, Romal Mitr, competed in and earned several...

Original post made by Jonni Zukauskas on May. 27, 2015
There are no comments yet. 38 Views

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PLEASANTON CITY COUNCIL PASSED THE BUCK

Tuesday Evening Mayor Jerry Thorne, council members Karla Brown, and Kathy Narum voted to place the east side development...

Original post made by Michael Austin on May. 23, 2015
Last comment by Lugnut, on May 27, 2015 at 10:08 am | 7 comments | 349 Views

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Dog Waste Everywhere

I walk my dog in this town every day and I am shocked at how many people do not clean up after their pets. One look around...

Original post made by dude on May. 23, 2015
Last comment by mooseturd, on May 27, 2015 at 8:36 am | 10 comments | 406 Views

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Pool Party - weekend

Does anyone know where to have a kids swim party. I checked with Cal High. You need to be a San Ramon Resident to make...

Original post made by Pleasanton Resident on May. 26, 2015
Last comment by resident, on May 27, 2015 at 5:48 am | 2 comments | 175 Views

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School board to discuss 'School Facility Fee Justification Study' tonight

The Pleasanton school board is set to hear a report and possibly take action on the School Facility Fee Justification Study...

Original post made on May. 26, 2015
Last comment by justwondering, on May 26, 2015 at 7:39 pm | 3 comments | 1708 Views

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Raley's continues long-term family ownership

Jim and Joyce Raley Teel have announced they will transfer majority ownership of Raley's supermarkets to their son, Michael...

Original post made on May. 26, 2015
Last comment by mooseturd, on May 26, 2015 at 9:05 am | 1 comment | 889 Views

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Glazer finishes Election Night on top

Orinda Mayor Steve Glazer appears headed to the California State Senate after posting a nearly double-digit lead on Election...

Original post made on May. 20, 2015
Last comment by Registered Joe, on May 25, 2015 at 10:17 pm | 17 comments | 2898 Views
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More Banks, More Billions, but Bupkes in the Brig. Rinse, repeat. (Part One)
By Tom Cushing | 10 comments | 451 views

Rails to Trails
By Roz Rogoff | 4 comments | 367 views