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Vandals in Kottinger Park

I was walking my dog through Kottinger Park near Adams Way on Sunday Dec 21 around 4pm. I witnessed two young men in their...

Original post made by A Neighbor on Dec. 21, 2014
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Council votes to move forward on East Side development planning

Following through on their campaign pledges, newly-elected and re-elected members of the Pleasanton City Council voted last...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2014
Last comment by requestor, on Dec 19, 2014 at 8:31 pm | 23 comments | 2895 Views

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2014 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry born in Pleasanton

Just came across this interesting tidbit that I don't recall seeing mentioned in the local news: Prof. William E. Moerner...

Original post made by Damon on Dec. 18, 2014
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Fremont Bank makes $5,000 grants to 18 charities

Fremont Bank Foundation, a philanthropic arm of Pleasanton's and the Bay Area's Fremont Bank, has chosen to support 18 local...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2014
Last comment by CEW, on Dec 17, 2014 at 7:34 am | 1 comment | 818 Views

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Preliminary plan for East side on Pleasanton Council's agenda tonight

The Pleasanton City Council will get its first look at a preliminary plan for the future development of the city's east side...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2014
Last comment by lll, on Dec 16, 2014 at 3:18 pm | 4 comments | 1070 Views

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Safeway declares quarterly dividend as Albertsons take-over nears completion

Pleasanton-headquartered Safeway, Inc.s board of directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.23 per share,...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2014
Last comment by Bug Splat, on Dec 16, 2014 at 9:18 am | 6 comments | 3397 Views

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'My Son Pinocchio Jr.' at Amador Theater through Dec. 21

"My Son Pinocchio Jr.," is now being presented at the Amador Theater in Pleasanton through Dec. 21 by the Civic Arts Stage...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2014
Last comment by Paul, on Dec 14, 2014 at 1:58 pm | 1 comment | 1325 Views

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Tri Valley Rotary sponsoring coat drive for needy children

Tri Valley Rotary is collecting and distributing coats to local students whose families may not be able to afford warm coats...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2012
Last comment by Chris, on Dec 13, 2014 at 11:13 pm | 2 comments | 3560 Views

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Weather service issues hazardous weather warning for today

The National Weather Service is expecting hazardous weather conditions today, with the major storm heading into Pleasanton...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2014
Last comment by Ed, on Dec 12, 2014 at 8:49 am | 2 comments | 2906 Views

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Chick-fil-A coming to Pleasanton

Chick-fil-A, a national chain known for its lineup of grilled chicken entrees, will open a Pleasanton restaurant in mid-2015...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2014
Last comment by Celina, on Dec 11, 2014 at 11:38 am | 10 comments | 3515 Views

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Brown names 2 to Alameda County Superior Court

Gov. Edmund G. Brown Jr. has appointed Thomas E. Stevens and NoŽl Wise to judgeships in the Alameda County Superior Court. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2014
Last comment by Lefties Galore, on Dec 11, 2014 at 9:10 am | 1 comment | 874 Views

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pets and santa pictures

does anyone know where there are upcoming pictures with you pet and Santa?...

Original post made by Susan on Dec. 6, 2014
Last comment by Damon, on Dec 10, 2014 at 1:00 pm | 2 comments | 160 Views

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Postal service adds extra Saturday/Sunday holiday services, but not in Pleasanton

The U.S. Postal Service says it "wants the season to be merry and bright for customers this year," but apparently not so...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2014
Last comment by resident, on Dec 10, 2014 at 12:37 pm | 13 comments | 2925 Views

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New Pleasanton school board to be sworn in Tuesday

Newly elected and re-elected members of the Pleasanton school board will be sworn in during Tuesday's school board meeting. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2014
Last comment by Bat Guano, on Dec 10, 2014 at 9:38 am | 22 comments | 5734 Views

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NEW STRAIN INFLUENZA GOING AROUND

This years flue shot may not provide protection from this new strain going around. This new strain H3N2 is a mutation of...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Dec. 8, 2014
Last comment by steve, on Dec 9, 2014 at 3:25 pm | 7 comments | 313 Views

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Pleasanton LDS 20th Annual Youth Choir and Bell Performance

The Pleasanton Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is inviting the community to attend the 20th annual...

Original post made by romabishop on Dec. 8, 2014
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Near-record turnout for Pleasanton Holiday Parade

Pleasanton's annual Hometown Holiday parade drew near-record -- and possibly a record -- crowd Saturday as thousands lined...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2014
Last comment by Billie, on Dec 8, 2014 at 10:08 am | 2 comments | 3653 Views

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Pleasanton parade, tree lighting tomorrow

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

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2014
Last comment by Abhay, on Dec 6, 2014 at 4:07 pm | 3 comments | 3379 Views

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Chick-fil-A planning Pleasanton restaurant

Chick-fil-A, a national restaurant chain known for its lineup of grilled chicken entrees, plans to open a restaurant with...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2014
Last comment by Rogue ill, on Dec 5, 2014 at 1:43 pm | 62 comments | 8952 Views

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High school seniors organize second 'citrus harvest'

During a casual walk to Raley's on Sunol Boulevard in February 2013, Foothill High student Justin Silliman and California...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2014
Last comment by Paula, on Dec 5, 2014 at 12:46 pm | 3 comments | 2732 Views
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