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Amador Valley students offer free money-management program

Whether it's saving up for college or a car, or simply saving up for a certain item during the holiday season, young students...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2015
Last comment by Ed, on Jul 1, 2015 at 2:09 pm | 3 comments | 1584 Views


Court hearing continues today in shooting death of Kate Steinle

A preliminary hearing will continue today before San Francisco Superior Court Judge Brendan P. Conroy in the shooting death...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2015
Last comment by Taxpayer, on Aug 26, 2015 at 3:23 pm | 3 comments | 1678 Views


Scholarship fund established to memorialize Foothill senior

In the wake of a Foothill High senior's sudden death last week, members of the school's booster club have set up a college...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2015
Last comment by Em, on Sep 23, 2015 at 1:08 am | 3 comments | 6443 Views


2015 Amador Valley High graduate earns Girl Scouts' highest honor

Amador Valley High graduate Annie Cai is set to be honored in New York City Wednesday as one of 10 National Young Women of...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2015
Last comment by Brianna, on Oct 7, 2015 at 2:26 pm | 3 comments | 2562 Views


Downtown Holiday Storefront Decorating contest winners announced

Based on votes from visitors near and far, Apparel & Co., 647 Main Street, is the first Downtown Pleasanton business to win...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2015
Last comment by member, on Dec 24, 2015 at 4:49 pm | 3 comments | 2590 Views


Special school board meeting tonight to hear about search for new superintendent

Pleasanton's school board will hold a public meeting tonight to hear an update from a consulting firm it hired to search...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2015
Last comment by getitright, on Dec 18, 2015 at 11:16 pm | 3 comments | 1791 Views


Ex-ABAG director pleads guilty to embezzlment charges

A former financial services director for the Association of Bay Area Governments has pleaded guilty to a fraud charge in...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2015
Last comment by Disgruntley, on Dec 25, 2015 at 9:34 pm | 3 comments | 2976 Views


Region's water wholesaler feels pinch of meager flow of state water supply

The Tri-Valley's potable water wholesaler was recently notified that it will only get 10% of the water it requested from...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2015
Last comment by BobB, on Dec 28, 2015 at 7:10 pm | 3 comments | 2146 Views


Pleasanton garbage rates heading up New Year's Day for big-can users

The City Council has approved an across-the-board garbage rate "adjustment" of 3.87% starting tomorrow to meet rising costs...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2015
Last comment by You can opt out of one TRASH fee., on Dec 31, 2015 at 11:35 am | 3 comments | 906 Views


Pleasanton police chase down, capture suspected burglar of Raley's Center bike shop

A Vallejo man was arrested in connection with a break-in at a Pleasanton bike store early Wednesday. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2016
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Jan 7, 2016 at 3:01 pm | 3 comments | 3567 Views


BART will spend $1.4 million to install cameras on all train cars

BART technicians have begun installing additional security cameras to cover the interiors of all 669 of its train cars at...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2016
Last comment by DKHSK, on Feb 12, 2016 at 5:18 pm | 3 comments | 1427 Views


Third teen arrested in Stoneridge Mall robberies

Pleasanton police confirmed a third suspect has been arrested in connection with two robberies at Stoneridge Shopping Center...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2016
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Mar 1, 2016 at 9:03 pm | 3 comments | 3171 Views


'State of the City' - Mayor says great year ahead

With residents and businesses naming Pleasanton as an exceptional place to call home, Mayor Jerry Thorne Tuesday cited surveys...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2016
Last comment by rrr, on Mar 1, 2016 at 11:30 am | 3 comments | 2788 Views


PW Follows School Board Poltico's Bidding

Yet again the Weekly bows down to School Board members Hintzskee and Arkin. Anything critical of their work is removed. It...

Original post made by Freedom of Speech? on Mar. 3, 2016
Last comment by Freedom of Speech?, on Mar 3, 2016 at 9:42 am | 3 comments | 584 Views


BART sets record in February for monthly weekday ridership

BART set a record last month for average monthly weekday ridership. Read the full story here

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2016
Last comment by justwondering, on Mar 5, 2016 at 10:45 pm | 3 comments | 1542 Views


PUSD records to be included in student records release

Records for every Pleasanton Unified School District student who has attended the district since 2008 will be released to...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2016
Last comment by Angie, on Mar 4, 2016 at 1:14 pm | 3 comments | 1919 Views


BART to offer incentives to riders who shift travel time away from peak hours

BART officials this spring will be researching a way to reduce crowding on trains and offering small cash rewards to people...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2016
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Mar 11, 2016 at 6:30 pm | 3 comments | 1516 Views


Amador Valley High parents share views on school's next principal

Six parents attended a school district-sponsored forum last night to share their thoughts on the key attributes they'd like...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2016
Last comment by KiranKrishnan, on Mar 29, 2016 at 4:09 am | 3 comments | 2660 Views


Tulancingo Sister City Association banned from touting exchange program in Pleasanton schools

The Pleasanton Tulancingo Sister City Association is struggling to recruit high school students for its annual summer exchange...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2016
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Mar 27, 2016 at 7:17 pm | 3 comments | 2393 Views


Rotarians give Marine a honeymoon he never had

Thanks to Jim Ott, an English teacher at Las Positas College who also heads the school's veterans' writing program, former...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2016
Last comment by Lorena Lopez, on Apr 6, 2016 at 10:37 am | 3 comments | 2303 Views
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Johnny Be Gone – Long Live Rock-n-Roll
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Assemblyman proposes driving up housing costs to delight unions
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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.

Find Camps Here