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What a parade!

Kudos to Brian Dutchover and Michelle Dunaway for their year-long effort to make sure last Saturday's Holiday Parade was...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2016
Last comment by Bill T, 6 hours ago | 2 comments | 321 Views

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Pleasanton Council suspends annual rate increase on water bills

Under fire from Pleasanton homeowners alarmed by rising water bills, the City Council Tuesday voted to suspend for one year...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2016
Last comment by Roger Hall, 7 hours ago | 12 comments | 1553 Views

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2 new courts approved for Pleasanton tennis complex

The City Council voted 4-1 Tuesday to build two new courts at the Pleasanton Tennis Park at an estimated cost of $600,000,...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2016
Last comment by residents, 8 hours ago | 6 comments | 1625 Views

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It's time for winter sports

There will be a different look to the East Bay Athletic League this season as Dublin and Dougherty Valley join the league....

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2016
Last comment by Chris, 10 hours ago | 1 comment | 324 Views

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Oakland mayor promises measures to prevent future 'Ghost Ship' warehouse tragedies

Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf Wednesday announced a series of measures her administration will take to try to prevent future...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2016
Last comment by Sam, on Dec 8, 2016 at 10:19 am | 2 comments | 419 Views

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Remembering Pearl Harbor today, 75th anniversary of attack

Pleasanton's new and majestic Veterans Memorial atop the hill at Pioneer Cemetery was dedicated last month in time to be...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2016
Last comment by Elderly, on Dec 8, 2016 at 9:00 am | 9 comments | 1004 Views

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Thousands turn out for parade, tree lighting in downtown Pleasanton

Thousands lined Main Street sidewalks and outdoor eateries Saturday night for a festive holiday parade, followed by the annual...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2016
Last comment by BillW, on Dec 5, 2016 at 4:14 pm | 3 comments | 1060 Views

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Parade opens holiday season at 5 p.m. today on Main Street

Pleasanton's annual Hometown Holiday parade and tree-lighting ceremony will be held starting at 5 p.m. today on Main Street. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2016
Last comment by Bill T, on Dec 5, 2016 at 9:37 am | 1 comment | 1648 Views

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Giants shortstop, Foothill grad Brandon Crawford gives back to local schools

San Francisco Giants shortstop and Foothill High School graduate Brandon Crawford, along with Wells Fargo, recently awarded...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2016
Last comment by Claudette McDermott, on Dec 2, 2016 at 9:12 pm | 3 comments | 7153 Views

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Pleasanton school district enrollment declines

Compared with the 2011-12 school year, student enrollment has declined in Pleasanton Unified School District from 14,873...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2016
Last comment by Wilma, on Dec 2, 2016 at 6:07 pm | 27 comments | 3902 Views

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Dates extended for 2017 Alameda County Fair

The Alameda County Fair will run 20 full days in 2017. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2016/11/28/dates-extended-for-2017-alameda-county-fair...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2016
Last comment by resident, on Nov 29, 2016 at 11:53 am | 6 comments | 2149 Views

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Blackhawk Plaza -- 25 years later

Nearly 25 years ago, rumors of gold-plated grocery carts began spreading through the Tri-Valley as Blackhawk Plaza welcomed...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2013
Last comment by Anon, on Nov 21, 2016 at 5:53 pm | 5 comments | 3905 Views

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City Council to review new Civic Center, library plans tonight

The City Council will review a task force recommendation tonight that it move forward with planning a multi-million-dollar...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2016
Last comment by Flightops, on Nov 17, 2016 at 12:59 pm | 6 comments | 1222 Views

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Tri-Valley Hero: Cristina Hill, teaching technology to seniors

Technology has always been a part of life for 18 year-old Cristina Hill. As a member of the first generation who will never...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2016
Last comment by Sharon Morris, on Nov 16, 2016 at 9:52 am | 1 comment | 1340 Views

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Library to mark 28th year at Old Bernal Avenue location Saturday

The Pleasanton public library will celebrate 28 years at its 400 Old Bernal Avenue location Saturday. Read the full story...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2016
Last comment by Map, on Nov 16, 2016 at 6:53 am | 2 comments | 1147 Views

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Zone 7 extends temporary drought surcharge

Tri-Valley residents will continue to see a temporary drought surcharge on their water bills as Zone 7 Water Agency's Board...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2016
Last comment by patcher, on Nov 15, 2016 at 2:27 pm | 22 comments | 2663 Views

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Pleasanton police cars damaged during anti-Trump protest in Oakland

Three unoccupied Pleasanton police cars were damaged during a presidential-election protest in Oakland on Wednesday evening,...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2016
Last comment by Get the Facts, on Nov 14, 2016 at 5:05 pm | 31 comments | 3017 Views

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Pleasanton school board to consider contracts for architectural, construction firms tonight

The Pleasanton school board will be asked to award contracts for planned flooring and resurfacing projects as well as prospective...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2016
Last comment by Get the Facts, on Nov 11, 2016 at 11:00 pm | 4 comments | 1051 Views

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Incumbent Mayor, Council members re-elected;Measure MM defeated

Incumbents in the race for Pleasanton mayor and City Council were re-elected Tuesday in a spirited contest that also saw...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2016
Last comment by AR15, on Nov 11, 2016 at 10:42 am | 27 comments | 5930 Views

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We're not alone: Pennsula needs 60,000 more housing units

The San Francisco Bay Area's Peninsula region is short tens of thousands of housing units because of strong job and population...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2016
Last comment by SHale, on Nov 10, 2016 at 11:26 am | 2 comments | 647 Views
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