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Around Pleasanton: Mayor Thorne on schools, traffic, housing

It seems like schools, traffic and housing are always top issues for most of us in Pleasanton, and especially to Realtors...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2017
Last comment by Save Pleasanton , on Feb 18, 2017 at 1:15 pm | 6 comments | 1272 Views

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Karla Brown--the flip-flopper

Read about the recent approval of the Irby Ranch project by the City Council. What's most interesting to me is to see...

Original post made by Resident of Ventana Hills on Feb. 17, 2017
Last comment by Flightops, on Feb 18, 2017 at 7:09 am | 1 comment | 165 Views

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ACE train to run limited service starting Thursday

After a three-day cancellation of service, the Altamont Corridor Express commuter train line will begin running again tomorrow...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2017
Last comment by Jeremy Walsh, editor, on Feb 16, 2017 at 4:44 pm | 3 comments | 1342 Views

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Spring Community Education Classes

Pleasanton Adult and Career Education has community education classes starting in April. Registration is open now at: bit.ly/AdultEdRegistration....

Original post made by PUSD Adult and Career Education on Feb. 16, 2017
There are no comments yet. 86 Views

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Pleasanton: Peace ring formed in solidarity with Muslims, immigrants, refugees

Nearly 150 residents of various faiths joined together outside the Muslim Community Center of the East Bay in Pleasanton...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2017
Last comment by Margie_J, on Feb 16, 2017 at 2:43 am | 7 comments | 3014 Views

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SAP relocating regional office from visible corner in Dublin to San Ramon

Software company SAP that occupies a highly visible building at Hacienda Drive and Dublin Boulevard is set to relocate its...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2015
Last comment by tanya, on Feb 15, 2017 at 1:43 pm | 4 comments | 6793 Views

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Man of the Year

Most soldiers, when they return home from active duty, hang their uniforms in the closet and go back to school or civilian...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2016
Last comment by sallyjackson, on Feb 13, 2017 at 5:53 am | 2 comments | 447 Views

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City Council endorses 87-home Irby Ranch project, with land for Sunflower Hill housing

The Pleasanton City Council voted Tuesday night to support an 87-home development on the edge of downtown, a project that...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2017
Last comment by BobB, on Feb 12, 2017 at 10:26 pm | 67 comments | 5961 Views

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Alameda County Tax Payer's Are Cheated

I am absolutely insulted that the Alameda County Supervisors voted to spend hundreds of thousands of dollars of citizen's...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Feb. 10, 2017
Last comment by Flightops, on Feb 12, 2017 at 6:25 pm | 1 comment | 261 Views

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Sign-ups underway for Youth in Government Day

Pleasanton school and city officials are encouraging local high-schoolers to learn more about how local government works...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2017
Last comment by Tri-Valley Haven Thrift Store, on Feb 10, 2017 at 11:52 am | 1 comment | 713 Views

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City Council to weigh 87-home project, plus land for potential Sunflower Hill housing

The Pleasanton City Council is set to discuss Tuesday night approving an 87-home development where Stanley Boulevard turns...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2017
Last comment by Matt Sullivan, on Feb 8, 2017 at 12:04 pm | 26 comments | 2665 Views

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Support Your Local Newspaper

We have our local newspaper that outshines the regional and national newspapers. The regional and national newspapers...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Feb. 7, 2017
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Pleasanton's hidden homeless

They fly under the radar, staying out of sight for the most part. If you didn't know where to look, or when, it would be...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2012
Last comment by Marie Santos, on Feb 6, 2017 at 2:23 pm | 17 comments | 5019 Views

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New Meditation & Addiction Recovery Meeting Starting 2/13

Refuge Recovery is a mindfulness-based addiction recovery community that practices and utilizes Buddhist philosophy as the...

Original post made by RecoveryFan on Feb. 6, 2017
There are no comments yet. 283 Views

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Report: December Bay Area home sales drop, prices climb

December Bay Area home sales and prices moved in opposite directions on a year-over-year basis, research firm CoreLogic announced....

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2017
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Concord man arrested on suspicion of Pleasanton bike theft

Pleasanton police have arrested a 38-year-old Concord man for allegedly stealing a high-end bicycle and selling it to a friend. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2017
Last comment by kbenson, on Feb 5, 2017 at 6:10 pm | 2 comments | 1628 Views

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Letters

Little more than a mouthpiece Read the full story here http://pleasantonweekly.com/print/story/2017/02/03/letters posted...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2017
Last comment by justwondering, on Feb 3, 2017 at 8:18 pm | 1 comment | 330 Views

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Young family's foundation aims at the heart

After her 38-year-old husband Michael suddenly died of cardiac arrest Sept. 17, 2009, Michelle Gable learned that he had...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2017
Last comment by clare, on Feb 3, 2017 at 9:24 am | 1 comment | 3045 Views

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Zone 7 managers field questions, complaints from residents at workshop

Residents of Pleasanton, Livermore and other Tri-Valley communities peppered Zone 7 Water Agency managers with questions...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2017
Last comment by Disgruntled from Pleasanton, on Feb 2, 2017 at 7:37 pm | 6 comments | 2890 Views

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Pleasanton: World-class pianists to perform with youth orchestra

What happens when a 10-year-old violinist is paired up with virtuoso pianists? Find out at this year's third annual classical...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2017
Last comment by Barbara, on Feb 1, 2017 at 4:47 pm | 1 comment | 1486 Views
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A great Leap Day idea moves forward
By Tim Hunt | 1 comment | 763 views