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About this blog: A longtime newspaperman, I have been editor of the Pleasanton Weekly since it was launched Jan. 28, 2000. I was a reporter and Neighborhood News editor at the Chicago Tribune for 13 years, and previously a reporter for the Advance...  (More)

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10th year tribute to Laurel Williams set for Friday
Oct 18, 2017 4:44 pm
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It’s been 10 years since Laurel Williams (pictured) was killed in a horrific car crash on Foothill Road and her mother Kathy Pace-Williams hopes... More
A good year for Pleasanton; 2018 could be even better
Oct 12, 2017 6:50 pm
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What a year this is turning out to be in Pleasanton with 2018 looking even better. Household income here has soared to a family median of $138,966 with the city’s... More
Chabad holding Jewish high holy days services at new Pleasanton center
Sep 25, 2017 1:04 pm
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When Rabbi Raleigh Resnick (pictured above) blows the Shofar Friday night during Yom Kippur services, he and the community Chabad he leads will be... More
State housing push revives need for East Side planning
Sep 12, 2017 7:26 pm
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Two years ago, the City Council halted the planning of development on Pleasanton's largely empty 400-acre East Side. Given the state's current determination to force... More
Sandia’s new portable detector keeping public safe from radiation
Sep 5, 2017 2:10 pm
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Given the numerous toxic and possibly radioactive sites now contaminating Houston and its flooded communities, rescuers can now turn to a newly-developed tool called... More
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10th year tribute to Laurel Williams set for Friday
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