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Happy Passover, Happy Easter

Jews mark the start of the joyous holiday of Passover tonight on the same day Christians mourn the death of Jesus, also on...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2015
Last comment by Mary Mele, on Apr 6, 2015 at 12:22 pm | 2 comments | 4260 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Arson task force investigating 2nd fire at Livermore home

A fire in a single-family home in Livermore Saturday morning is being investigated as arson, fire officials said. Read the...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2015
Last comment by Ellen, on Apr 7, 2015 at 4:45 pm | 2 comments | 1035 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Spend an evening with a Rebel soldier

The Museum on Main will acknowledge the 150th anniversary of the end of the American Civil War in "An Evening with A Rebel...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2015
Last comment by Ed, on Apr 7, 2015 at 12:47 pm | 2 comments | 1433 Views

SPORTS

Lady Cavaliers earn spot in nationals

The Pleasanton Lady Cavaliers rugby team is headed to the National High School Rugby Championships next month in Pittsburgh,...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2015
Last comment by Oakie, on Apr 15, 2015 at 12:20 am | 2 comments | 1628 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Comcast expanding Ethernet service to Pleasanton Valley Business Park

Comcast Business has announced an expansion of its multi-gigabit Ethernet service to business parks in Pleasanton, Hayward...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2015
Last comment by Joanne, on Apr 16, 2015 at 12:06 pm | 2 comments | 1618 Views

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PG&E Wants Bay Area Money For Diablo Power Plant

PG&E, owner of Diablo Canyon power plant located in San Obispo County Southern California has filed a request with the CPUC...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Apr. 26, 2015
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Apr 27, 2015 at 3:33 pm | 2 comments | 258 Views

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Corinthian closes Heald College campuses across Bay area

The beleaguered for-profit college franchise, Corinthian Colleges, Inc., announced today that it was closing its remaining...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2015
Last comment by JimmyAbner, on May 9, 2015 at 2:28 am | 2 comments | 1727 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'All clear' given after Sunday's bomb threat at Amador Valley High School

Pleasanton police are investigating the origin of a bomb threat against Amador Valley High School that was sent by email...

Original post made on May. 4, 2015
Last comment by coreyross, on May 5, 2015 at 2:56 am | 2 comments | 1721 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Big Draw returns for third year tomorrow in downtown Pleasanton

Downtown is center stage tomorrow as arts in every form converge for Pleasanton's third annual Big Draw arts festival from...

Original post made on May. 8, 2015
Last comment by Chris, on May 8, 2015 at 7:50 pm | 2 comments | 1576 Views

AROUND TOWN

Relay for Life Survivor Event Tonight

All cancer survivors and caregivers are invited to this Celebration for Life. Join in the Celebration for cancer survivors,...

Original post made by Ken mano on May. 19, 2015
Last comment by Lisa, on May 19, 2015 at 10:44 am | 2 comments | 132 Views

SPORTS

Oak Tree horse racing returns to Alameda County Fair

With $1.7 million in purses and six stakes races over a 12-day race meet, the Oak Tree Racing Association will be returning...

Original post made on May. 25, 2015
Last comment by Jimmy Jhon, on May 28, 2015 at 3:15 am | 2 comments | 2022 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pool Party - weekend

Does anyone know where to have a kids swim party. I checked with Cal High. You need to be a San Ramon Resident to make...

Original post made by Pleasanton Resident on May. 26, 2015
Last comment by resident, on May 27, 2015 at 5:48 am | 2 comments | 277 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Quarry Lane Students Excel at National Examinations

Six Quarry Lane students gained national recognition for their recent performance on the 2015 National Spanish Examination....

Original post made by Jonni Zukauskas on May. 27, 2015
Last comment by pleasanton was nice forty years ago, on May 28, 2015 at 8:19 am | 2 comments | 165 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Anyone have updates on these local legal cases....

I'm just curious to know if anyone has an update on a few local criminal cases. We have the San Ramon Attorney - Smith,...

Original post made by Curious on May. 29, 2015
Last comment by Joy Roberts, on May 29, 2015 at 12:38 pm | 2 comments | 228 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Fialho adds title of Housing Authority director to his City Manager title

Pleasanton City Manager Nelson Fialho has added a new title to his position with the city: Executive Director of the city's...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2015
Last comment by margaretmbrooks, on Jun 6, 2015 at 12:05 am | 2 comments | 1215 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Pleasanton PTA seeks 'Excellence in Education' nominations

The Pleasanton Parent Teacher Association (PTA) Council is accepting nominations for the 25th annual Excellence in Education...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2015
Last comment by Angela Michael, 2 hours ago | 2 comments | 381 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pedestrian injured in downtown collision

An elderly man was taken to a hospital Thursday morning after he was struck by a vehicle while attempting to cross a street...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2015
Last comment by Map, on Jun 19, 2015 at 9:38 pm | 2 comments | 692 Views

AROUND TOWN

Public ceremony at 11:15 a.m. to dedicate downtown's Rotary Park today

A small three-quarter-acre park, now known as Main Street Green Park and located at the corner of Vervais Avenue and Main...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2015
Last comment by Jr, on Jun 20, 2015 at 10:18 pm | 2 comments | 858 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Two Good Movies: Why We Fight & The Ground Truth

I recently saw both of these films and found them to be enlightening. Anyone interested in having a discussuion on them? ...

Original post made by Tanya Schwenk on Feb. 25, 2007
Last comment by Sandy, on Oct 5, 2007 at 4:32 pm | 1 comment | 2838 Views

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Remembering Juanita

Pleasanton lost a dedicated education advocate March 5 with the death of School Board President Juanita Haugen. Her lifelong...

Original post made by Emily Atwood on Mar. 9, 2007
Last comment by Mary Ellen Rodda, on Mar 9, 2007 at 10:55 pm | 1 comment | 3344 Views
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