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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Superintendent evaluation on special Saturday meeting agenda

The Pleasanton school board will hold a special board meeting at 8 a.m. Saturday at the Rose Hotel, 807 Main Street, Pleasanton....

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2015
Last comment by Shelly, 57 minutes ago | 17 comments | 2485 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton panel explores building overnight tourism

A panel discussion held last week in Pleasanton presented a look into how the city and the other Tri-Valley communities can...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2015
Last comment by Matthew, 2 hours ago | 2 comments | 653 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton school board rescinds modified lite calendar

The Pleasanton school board unanimously voted Tuesday night to revert back to the traditional calendar starting the 2015-16...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2015
Last comment by Pleasanton Resident, 6 hours ago | 100 comments | 11616 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Friday is sentencing day for the Dublin hit-and-run lawyer

In November, Spencer Freeman Smith pled guilty to felony hit-and-run and misdemeanor vehicular manslaughter for hitting and...

Original post made by Sam on Feb. 19, 2015
Last comment by Jtjh, 9 hours ago | 5 comments | 439 Views

AROUND TOWN

School board approves 2015-16 calendar

The Pleasanton school board approved the dates for the 2015-16 instructional calendar Tuesday evening, with a start date...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2015
Last comment by Another Foothill Parent, 11 hours ago | 23 comments | 3730 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

4 local Democratic Club Presidents support Joan Buchanan

Four Democratic Party clubs have endorsed Joan Buchanan's candidacy for the State Senate, with club presidents sending personal...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2015
Last comment by Anti-Public unions , 13 hours ago | 14 comments | 1990 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

How did the evaluation of the superintendent go over?

Wasn't able to make it to the meeting. Can anyone fill us in as to how it went? Any "interesting" people during the community...

Original post made by Curious on Feb. 28, 2015
There are no comments yet. 90 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Hart teacher named 'Behring Teacher Ambassador'

A Hart Middle School teacher has been named a 2015-16 Behring Teacher Ambassador, announced by National History Day (NHD). Read...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2015
Last comment by Former Student, 19 hours ago | 5 comments | 1633 Views

RESTAURANTS

Planners OK McKay's Taphouse on Main Street

The Pleasanton Planning Commission, with the support of the Pleasanton Downtown Association, has approved a bid by Barbara...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2014
Last comment by Expat, 19 hours ago | 20 comments | 4911 Views

AROUND TOWN

HOW IS THE U. S. MAIL DELIVERY TO YOUR HOME, TO YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD?

Mail delivery services to my home and my neighborhood is really bad. I receive my neighbors mail, my neighbors receive my...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Feb. 21, 2015
Last comment by Al, 20 hours ago | 15 comments | 564 Views

AROUND TOWN

Whole Foods to open Dublin store in May

A new 40,000-square-foot Whole Foods Market will open May 20 in a new retail center under construction across Hacienda Drive...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2015
Last comment by Sam, 22 hours ago | 8 comments | 4075 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pedestrian right a way

It has come to my attention that pedestrians no longer have the right a way. I am not talking about people the just jump...

Original post made by Christine on Feb. 19, 2015
Last comment by Longtimer, on Feb 28, 2015 at 12:03 am | 17 comments | 637 Views

AROUND TOWN

christmas trees still sitting on peoples parking strips-how embarrassing

Driving to the ACE today, last week and for the pass two months, I have noticed two Christmas trees in the gutter or parking...

Original post made by Celina Arbysis on Feb. 27, 2015
There are no comments yet. 98 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton Weekly distributes $80,940 to 10 Holiday Fund beneficiaries

The Pleasanton Weekly distributed checks totaling $80,940 Thursday to 10 nonprofits that are beneficiaries of the newspaper's...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2015
Last comment by Bill, on Feb 27, 2015 at 10:43 am | 3 comments | 1796 Views

AROUND TOWN

Malatesta installed as president of PDA

Downtown restaurant owner Vic Malatesta has been installed for a second year in a row as president of the Pleasanton Downtown...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2015
Last comment by Joe, on Feb 27, 2015 at 10:26 am | 1 comment | 634 Views

SPORTS

HS Lax outlook

Spring is here and i'm sure Amador and FH have started tryouts. Anyone have any idea how the teams are this year? Watched...

Original post made by laxdude on Feb. 11, 2015
Last comment by WarriorLax, on Feb 26, 2015 at 6:13 pm | 5 comments | 347 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Out of Control Unions

If one thought the BART unions were out of control (I did and still do), than you better hang onto your hats! The ILWU that...

Original post made by Daveg on Feb. 4, 2015
Last comment by woggut, on Feb 26, 2015 at 12:53 pm | 7 comments | 541 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

We'll soon long for the "Good Ol' Days" of the Internet

Well, thanks to the socialist/marxist democrats who will succeed in putting a stranglehold on the internet with ObamaNet,...

Original post made by No2ObamaNet on Feb. 25, 2015
Last comment by Ed, on Feb 26, 2015 at 10:30 am | 5 comments | 176 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Baker introduces legislation to prevent future BART strikes

State Assemblywoman Catharine B. Baker (R-San Ramon) introduced legislation today that would prevent future strikes by unionized...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2015
Last comment by Registered Joe, on Feb 26, 2015 at 8:29 am | 7 comments | 833 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hey City Council! Pleasanton not interested in Google Fiber?

In California, San Jose is in the running for Google's plans to expand Google Fiber - it's 1GB high-speed internet. I'm wondering...

Original post made by WildWesteros on Feb. 4, 2015
Last comment by Jtjh, on Feb 26, 2015 at 12:30 am | 9 comments | 562 Views
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Steve Glazer for State Senate
By Roz Rogoff | 3 comments | 1,806 views

Baker bill targets BART strikes
By Tim Hunt | 1 comment | 1,016 views

The House of Representatives performs history’s first repeat hara-kiri
By Tom Cushing | 2 comments | 661 views