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Editorial: PUSD must shine a little light, start rebuilding trust

Ironically, Sunshine Week 2017 ended in Pleasanton last Friday with the school district seemingly doing its utmost to keep...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2017
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, 3 hours ago | 50 comments | 3309 Views

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Signs of the times

When John Deus, 74, takes to the road, he doesn't just keep an eye on the traffic and other hazards. He's also alert for...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2017
Last comment by Khim Yang, on Mar 24, 2017 at 12:47 pm | 2 comments | 1806 Views

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City Council moves forward with Bernal community farm planning

The Pleasanton City Council gave the green light Tuesday to continue planning efforts toward bringing a community farm to...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2017
Last comment by Jen, on Mar 22, 2017 at 3:49 pm | 2 comments | 1422 Views

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Pleasanton council to discuss Bernal community farm

The Pleasanton City Council is set Tuesday to consider whether to move forward with additional planning toward bringing a...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2017
Last comment by spudly, on Mar 21, 2017 at 10:07 am | 2 comments | 1682 Views

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School board talks next steps in superintendent search

At a special meeting Tuesday evening, the Pleasanton school board and members of the recently hired executive search firm...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2017
Last comment by Cardboard Cutout, on Mar 20, 2017 at 5:35 pm | 9 comments | 1593 Views

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Officials praise I-580 express lanes for first-year results

Interstate 580's toll express lanes through the Tri-Valley marked their one-year anniversary last month, and so far, the...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Mar 20, 2017 at 1:17 pm | 3 comments | 1740 Views

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Zone 7 board OKs support to address creekside erosion threatening homes

The Zone 7 Water Agency board of directors unanimously authorized spending $1.7 million for emergency repairs to an eroding...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2017
Last comment by RU Kiddingmii, on Mar 17, 2017 at 9:26 am | 2 comments | 2578 Views

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Eroding backyards alarm Foothill Road residents

There are signs of the wet winter visible everywhere in Pleasanton, from the tarps and bulldozers drivers on Interstate 680...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2017
Last comment by Tom N (a 50 year resident), on Mar 17, 2017 at 1:28 am | 31 comments | 4265 Views

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Valentine's Day Angels: Patrolling the Golden Gate to help save lives

A day that is for many a chance to celebrate love and affection is for others a difficult one that can bring on feelings...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2017
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Mar 16, 2017 at 5:42 pm | 10 comments | 4228 Views

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Man accused in Livermore armed robbery linked by police to Pleasanton incident

One of the two men who arrested on Monday on suspicion of robbing two pharmacies at gunpoint in Livermore has now been linked...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2017
Last comment by Pete, on Mar 16, 2017 at 8:37 am | 2 comments | 553 Views

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Service to BART’s new Warm Springs station set to start March 25

BART officials said Friday that service on its long-delayed extension to the new Warm Springs station in southern Fremont...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2017
Last comment by JC3, on Mar 13, 2017 at 11:19 am | 1 comment | 1270 Views

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City Council talks Happy Valley water, sewer infrastructure

The Pleasanton City Council reviewed a report Tuesday describing the types of infrastructure improvements necessary and costs...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2017
Last comment by Bruce Brogden, on Mar 12, 2017 at 10:36 pm | 1 comment | 285 Views

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BART and its Board Deceives Taxpayers

In response to this PW article, 'Around Pleasanton: BART moving forward in 2017, but not yet to Livermore' See: http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2017/03/09/around-pleasanton-bar...

Original post made by Taxpayer on Mar. 10, 2017
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Pleasanton Military Families leader named Woman of the Year

Pat Frizzell, chairwoman of the military support organization Pleasanton Military Families, was honored at the State Capitol...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2017
Last comment by Elaine Olson, on Mar 10, 2017 at 9:54 am | 3 comments | 1432 Views

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Pleasanton Middle cheer crowned grand champions at nationals

The Pleasanton Middle School cheer squad recently swept top honors at the United Spirit Association Jr. Nationals, not only...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2017
Last comment by olfthfl, on Mar 9, 2017 at 11:48 am | 1 comment | 2043 Views

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San Ramon: Driverless shuttles being tested at Bishop Ranch

Bishop Ranch could be moving that much closer to featuring driverless shuttles. Public and private transportation officials...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2017
Last comment by Resident, on Mar 7, 2017 at 1:16 pm | 1 comment | 2110 Views

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no parking signs on W. angela

Well since the police are not making (name removed) take down the no parking signs for his complexes on a public street...

Original post made by Celina Arbysis on Mar. 3, 2017
Last comment by Allen Aldrich, on Mar 6, 2017 at 1:05 pm | 3 comments | 904 Views

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Anarchy Reigns on UC berkeley Campus

Lawlessness, violence, destruction of public property was the ongoing event today at UC Berkeley Campus. Again, the democratic...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Mar. 4, 2017
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City launches downtown planning survey

What do you want downtown Pleasanton to look like in the years ahead? That's the question at the heart of a new online survey...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2017
Last comment by Flightops, on Mar 2, 2017 at 1:17 pm | 10 comments | 2283 Views

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Congressman Swalwell reflects on priorities for new term

His third term in the House of Representatives is already shaping up to look quite different for Eric Swalwell. 2017 brings...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2017
Last comment by Carema, on Mar 1, 2017 at 5:52 pm | 42 comments | 4660 Views
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Assemblyman proposes driving up housing costs to delight unions
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 1,843 views

“Give Me Liberty AND Give Me Death”?
By Tom Cushing | 8 comments | 516 views

My New Letter to President Trump
By Roz Rogoff | 4 comments | 427 views

Scholarships help us honor, remember Ryan Comer
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2017 guide to summer camps

Looking for something for the kids to do this summer, learn something new and have fun? The 2017 Summer Camp Guide features local camps for all ages and interests.

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