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Pleasanton school registration approaches

With summer break in its penultimate days, registration is ready to begin at many public schools in Pleasanton with the start...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2015
Last comment by Fact checker , on Aug 7, 2015 at 12:40 pm | 2 comments | 4630 Views

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Home builders want EPA to nix new water rule

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) is calling on the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to immediately withdraw...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2015
Last comment by Timothy T, on Aug 12, 2015 at 8:22 pm | 2 comments | 2494 Views

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Going green

For City Councilman Jerry Pentin, his bicycle is not just a tool for exercising or commuting; it is an invaluable part of...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2015
Last comment by also a rider, on Aug 15, 2015 at 7:47 am | 2 comments | 880 Views

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Neighbors battle against roads through their communities

In 2008, Pleasanton voters passed Measure PP, which requires the city to restrict development of housing and commercial structures...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2015
Last comment by Annalee, on Aug 26, 2015 at 11:57 am | 2 comments | 976 Views

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Water agency to discuss water rates, transparency at special meeting today

The Zone 7 Water Agency board will meet at 4 p.m. today to discuss an ongoing study that will impact whether the agency changes...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2015
Last comment by Larry, on Aug 26, 2015 at 6:32 pm | 2 comments | 1498 Views

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Pleasanton Weekly website back online after cyber attack

The five online news sites of Embarcadero Media Group, including PleasantonWeekly.com, were hacked Thursday night at about...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2015
Last comment by The Dogfather, on Sep 20, 2015 at 7:48 am | 2 comments | 3320 Views

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Police searching for teen missing from home

Pleasanton police are searching for a teen girl who may have run away from home. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2015/09/23/police-searching-for-teen-...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2015
Last comment by kbenson, on Sep 24, 2015 at 9:17 am | 2 comments | 1943 Views

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Pleasanton school resource officers take campus safety messages to students

Pleasanton Police Officer Marty Billdt looked from 13-year-old to 13-year-old, knowing his words would have to walk a fine...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2015
Last comment by teacher, on Oct 3, 2015 at 9:22 pm | 2 comments | 2893 Views

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Starbucks wins city's OK for a stand-alone kiosk in Rose Pavilion

Starbucks, which just opened its new Starbucks Evening coffee house on Pleasanton's Main Street, won approval last week for...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2015
Last comment by Like, on Nov 9, 2015 at 10:33 am | 2 comments | 1550 Views

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Hundreds help place holiday wreaths on veterans graves at Pioneer Cemetery

Hundreds turned out last week to place wreaths on each of the 561 graves at Pleasanton Pioneer Cemetery as part of "Wreaths...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2015
Last comment by Thankful, on Dec 24, 2015 at 1:01 pm | 2 comments | 2523 Views

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Father Serra portrayal replacing Phoebe Hearst at Firehouse Jan. 5

The scheduled performance for Jan. 5 "An Evening with..." Ed Kinney speaker series at the Museum on Main has been changed. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2015
Last comment by resident, on Jan 5, 2016 at 7:44 am | 2 comments | 2106 Views

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Jury acquits Livermore soccer coach in child molestation case

A Livermore youth soccer coach has been found not guilty after being accused of molesting a 10-year-old girl at a summer...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2016
Last comment by Mr. Wu, on Jan 14, 2016 at 10:52 am | 2 comments | 3120 Views

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Pleasanton Council honors the late Jean Jones

Actions by the Pleasanton City Council have wrapped up final affairs for Jean Jones, who died last year in her home at 309...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2016
Last comment by Mary Nocar, on Feb 10, 2016 at 10:42 am | 2 comments | 1842 Views

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The roller coaster of online dating

Love is in the air as Valentine's Day approaches this weekend. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2016/02/12/the-roller-coaster-of-online-dating...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2016
Last comment by DKHSK, on Feb 12, 2016 at 6:06 pm | 2 comments | 2066 Views

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Livermore National Lab to hold rare career fair

The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory will hold a job fair March 10 in hopes of filling 80 positions in the field of...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2016
Last comment by grace, on Mar 8, 2016 at 8:59 pm | 2 comments | 1134 Views

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New director hired for Pleasanton Library

Heidi Murphy, the Library Director for Los Gatos, has been hired as Pleasanton's new Director of Library Services, succeeding...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2016
Last comment by Jan Ash, on Mar 2, 2016 at 11:44 am | 2 comments | 2326 Views

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ACE train service resumes today after tracks cleared following derailment

Service on ACE trains for Pleasanton commuters is expected to resume this morning after a mudslide toppled a train from the...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2016
Last comment by Nancy, on Mar 11, 2016 at 9:43 am | 2 comments | 2881 Views

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Voting starts tomorrow at New Leaf Markets for beneficiaries of its charity program

Starting Friday, customers at Pleasanton's New Leaf Community Markets who participate in the market's reusable grocery bag...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2016
Last comment by Erika, on Apr 22, 2016 at 1:04 pm | 2 comments | 1336 Views

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EBMUD suspending water-waster penalties

An ordinance that imposes fines on suspected water wasters in the San Ramon Valley and other parts of the East Bay as a reaction...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2016
Last comment by Debby, on Apr 28, 2016 at 11:11 pm | 2 comments | 1060 Views

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PDA director elected president of state's Main Street Alliance

Laura Olson, executive director of the Pleasanton Downtown Association, has been elected president of the California Main...

Original post made on May. 10, 2016
Last comment by Al. Bronzini, on May 15, 2016 at 8:00 am | 2 comments | 2144 Views
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