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Workday earns praise, green light for new headquarters off I-580

Workday, a fast-growing software company, has won heaps of praise from the City Council along with a green light to start...

Original post made on May. 27, 2016
Last comment by Over 55, 7 hours ago | 5 comments | 1248 Views

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Beware: Tick time is here

It's that time of year again. Trees are blossoming, weather is warming, grasses are growing, and the Ixodes pacifica nymphs...

Original post made on May. 16, 2016
Last comment by JoeG, 8 hours ago | 2 comments | 1156 Views

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Editorial: Vote Yes on Measure K

Measure K on the June 7 ballot for Pleasanton voters affirms the action of the City Council last January in approving the...

Original post made on May. 23, 2016
Last comment by Bill Brasky, on May 27, 2016 at 6:59 pm | 47 comments | 3685 Views

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Kaitlin's cancer fight officially ends

Every single person is affected by cancer, says survivor Kaitlin Gallagher, 20. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2016/05/26/kaitlins-cancer-fight-offic...

Original post made on May. 26, 2016
Last comment by Kevin Gallagher , on May 26, 2016 at 11:55 pm | 2 comments | 4736 Views

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Foothill alum hired to Portland volleyball staff

Former Foothill Falcons volleyball star Betsy Sedlak has been named a new assistant coach and recruiting coordinator for...

Original post made on May. 26, 2016
Last comment by Sigrie Potter, on May 26, 2016 at 1:04 pm | 1 comment | 651 Views

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Honoring Bravery

Ahead of the tour's stop in Livermore this weekend, I toured World War II B25 and B17 bombers -- aka the "Flying Fortress"...

Original post made on May. 26, 2016
Last comment by Marion Stearns, on May 26, 2016 at 11:44 am | 1 comment | 920 Views

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Pleasanton Middle shines at recent music competition

Pleasanton Middle School's music program hit high notes at a recent music Music in the Parks Festival at Milpitas High School. Read...

Original post made on May. 25, 2016
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 26, 2016 at 7:36 am | 3 comments | 641 Views

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More misinformation from No on Measure K folks--reject NIMBYism and vote YES on Measure K for ALL Pleasantonians

It's unfortunate, but not surprising, that various myths and propaganda keep getting regurgitated and promulgated by No on...

Original post made by Resident of Ventana Hills on May. 6, 2016
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 23, 2016 at 11:12 am | 26 comments | 620 Views

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2 bond measures face Pleasanton voters June 7

Pleasanton voters will be asked to approve a $950 million bond measure June 7 for improvements to Las Positas and Chabot...

Original post made on May. 19, 2016
Last comment by Adam, on May 22, 2016 at 3:14 pm | 5 comments | 2066 Views

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Axis opens $12-million health center in Pleasanton Saturday

Axis Community Health will hold a grand opening celebration for its new health center from 1-3:30 p.m. Saturday at 5925 W....

Original post made on May. 18, 2016
Last comment by Kurt Kummer, on May 20, 2016 at 4:38 pm | 3 comments | 2872 Views

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New Civic Center complex, library proposed for Bernal Community Park

A Pleasanton task force has recommended building a multi-million-dollar Civic Center and public library on a 27-acre site...

Original post made on May. 17, 2016
Last comment by Just wondering, on May 20, 2016 at 12:27 am | 21 comments | 2315 Views

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Director: San Ramon Golf Club in danger of closing

The owners of San Ramon Golf Club are considering closing the 18-hole golf course in the south-central part of the city as...

Original post made on May. 6, 2016
Last comment by San Ramon Citizen, on May 19, 2016 at 4:18 pm | 17 comments | 4796 Views

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Amador Valley High team takes third in national rocketry competition

An Amador Valley High School team earned third place in a national rocketry competition last weekend. Read the full story...

Original post made on May. 19, 2016
Last comment by Bill, on May 19, 2016 at 9:25 am | 1 comment | 887 Views

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School board approves superintendent contract, discusses layoffs

Pleasanton's school board approved a contract Tuesday night to confirm Rick Rubino as the district's new superintendent,...

Original post made on May. 11, 2016
Last comment by Pete, on May 15, 2016 at 9:24 pm | 23 comments | 2622 Views

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Lund Ranch backers sizzle at GOP message to vote 'No'

David Erlich, the new chairman of the Alameda County Republican Party, is facing strong criticism from fellow party members...

Original post made on May. 11, 2016
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 15, 2016 at 12:37 pm | 55 comments | 3384 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 | 1796 Views

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21 more new homes approved for Pleasanton developments

More housing is headed for Pleasanton with the City Council's approval of 19 new homes on Rose Avenue across from the Alameda...

Original post made on May. 11, 2016
Last comment by Laverne, on May 14, 2016 at 9:39 am | 12 comments | 2739 Views

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OPINION: Forum gives public a look at Johnson Drive rezoning

A majority of Pleasanton City Council members wisely agreed Tuesday to pursue zoning changes that would allow a third Tri-Valley...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2016
Last comment by patcher, on May 12, 2016 at 11:31 am | 15 comments | 1723 Views

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Foothill senior named statewide Scholar-Athlete of the Year

Foothill High's Sophia Brown has been honored as the state's female Scholar-Athlete of the Year for 2016. Read the full...

Original post made on May. 11, 2016
Last comment by Bill, on May 11, 2016 at 11:17 am | 1 comment | 1023 Views

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Introducing your Hall of Fame

Our readers once again have the chance to vote for their favorite local places to eat, shop and play with the start of our...

Original post made on May. 5, 2016
Last comment by Sam, on May 9, 2016 at 6:13 am | 5 comments | 1812 Views
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