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Holiday parade set for Dec. 5 on Main Street

Pleasanton's Hometown Holiday celebration, the city's most festive event, starts at 5 p.m. next Saturday, Dec. 6, featuring...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2015
Last comment by just me, on Dec 3, 2015 at 7:01 am | 6 comments | 2680 Views

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Pleasanton teen identified as victim in fatal pedestrian crash

The pedestrian who died after being hit by a car near downtown Pleasanton Sunday evening has been identified as 17-year-old...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2015
Last comment by Damon, on Dec 2, 2015 at 11:37 pm | 36 comments | 9844 Views

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Back from Paris in the nick of time

When Pleasanton Realtor Jennifer Haus got off her Delta flight in Los Angeles at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 13, she found 23 urgent...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2015
Last comment by Kidding right?, on Dec 2, 2015 at 10:31 pm | 8 comments | 4366 Views

AROUND TOWN

City Council to try again tonight to agree on Lund Ranch II development plan

The City Council, hopelessly deadlocked two weeks ago over a developer's bid to build 50 homes in Pleasanton's southeast...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2015
Last comment by A Measure PP Purist, on Dec 2, 2015 at 9:14 pm | 9 comments | 1597 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

PW locks Paris Discussion -- why?

The discussion of the events in Paris was locked by the PW, not by me when posting it. Why is that? I think I should...

Original post made by traveler on Nov. 14, 2015
Last comment by Just censorship, on Dec 2, 2015 at 6:24 pm | 7 comments | 672 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lions Wayside and Delucchi Park Renovations - Update

Hello, Curious if there has been any update on the project to rennovate Lions Wayside and Delucchi Park? I think it had...

Original post made by Lions Wayside and Delucchi Park Renovations on Dec. 2, 2015
Last comment by justwondering, on Dec 2, 2015 at 5:29 pm | 1 comment | 262 Views

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Pleasanton Council OK's 48-home development on Lund Ranch II

Despite threats of law suits and several demands to continue the public hearing for a fourth time, the City Council voted...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2015
Last comment by sknywench, on Dec 2, 2015 at 4:17 pm | 11 comments | 3506 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Turkeys pardoned by President Obama named by Pleasanton students

The two turkeys chosen for this year's presidential pardon owe their unique names to a gaggle of Pleasanton students. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2015
Last comment by Pleasanton was nice forty years ago, on Dec 2, 2015 at 6:16 am | 6 comments | 2750 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Livermore woman dies in San Ramon Valley police chase

A young Livermore woman was killed and two other people were seriously injured in a crash following a police pursuit that...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2015
Last comment by Pleasanton is hell, on Dec 1, 2015 at 1:36 am | 7 comments | 4299 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tara's Ice Cream has closed

Was driving down Main Street this morning and noticed that Tara's Ice Cream store looked dark and empty. It looks like they...

Original post made by Damon on Nov. 21, 2015
Last comment by Damon, on Nov 30, 2015 at 5:18 pm | 24 comments | 2437 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alameda County's unemployment rate now at 4.5%, below state's rate of 5.8%

The number of workers without jobs in California decreased last month from the previous month and the number of nonfarm payroll...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2015
Last comment by Pro-Law, on Nov 30, 2015 at 4:41 pm | 4 comments | 1483 Views

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Tri-Valley Hero: Arlie Smith, for the children

Arlie Smith's face and smile are known to thousands throughout the San Ramon Valley, and now many of them in turn have helped...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2015
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 30, 2015 at 4:40 pm | 3 comments | 1750 Views

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Lund Ranch - Recalling City Council and Mayor if they violate Measure PP

Does anyone know the number of official registered voters that need to sign a recall petition so we can recall all local...

Original post made by Question on Nov. 30, 2015
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Nov 30, 2015 at 1:32 pm | 1 comment | 257 Views

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Zone 7 general manager granted 15% raise

Zone 7 Water Agency's general manager was granted a 15% salary increase by the agency's Board of Directors at Wednesday's...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2015
Last comment by Outraged, on Nov 28, 2015 at 12:17 am | 53 comments | 4087 Views

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City Council continues again a decision on Lund Ranch II development

The City Council, hopelessly deadlocked over a developer's bid to build 50 homes in Pleasanton's southeast hills after a...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2015
Last comment by BobB, on Nov 26, 2015 at 9:39 pm | 31 comments | 1338 Views

SPORTS

Declining registration leads to merger of 2 Pleasanton Little league organizations

Pleasanton American Little League and Pleasanton National Little League have combined efforts to create a new, joint Pleasanton...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2015
Last comment by Member, on Nov 26, 2015 at 9:38 pm | 7 comments | 3145 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Comedian discusses life story, identity with equal rights-focused students at Amador Valley

Brian Copeland, a San Leandro-based comedian and author, took the stage at Amador Valley High on Thursday to discuss race,...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2015
Last comment by , on Nov 22, 2015 at 8:21 pm | 1 comment | 1028 Views

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Public workshop tonight on BART-to-Isabel plan

The city of Livermore will hold a public workshop on from 7-9 p.m. tonight to discuss land use options for the new neighborhood...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2015
Last comment by Pleasanton resident, on Nov 21, 2015 at 6:09 pm | 9 comments | 1511 Views

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Chevron to cut 500 jobs at corporate headquarters in San Ramon

Roughly 500 people working out of Chevron's corporate offices in San Ramon will be losing their jobs. Read the full story...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2015
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Nov 21, 2015 at 10:46 am | 21 comments | 2677 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Flags flying at half-staff to honor victims of Paris attacks

The cities of Pleasanton and Dublin are flying local government flags at half-staff through sunset tomorrow to honor the...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2015
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 21, 2015 at 10:13 am | 12 comments | 1822 Views
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