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Pleasanton woman takes plea deal, sentenced for DUI crash that killed toddler
A Pleasanton woman with previous intoxication-fueled run-ins with law enforcement was sentenced to seven years in state prison... Last comment 13 hours ago | 12 comments

Glazer, Baker talking pension reform at joint appearance Monday night
The Tri-Valley's Democrat state senator and Republican assemblywoman are set to kick off their 2018 Bipartisan Speaker Series... Last comment 10 hours ago | 14 comments

Tim Talk: Time for new collaboration between city, school district
Pleasanton school trustees wisely are carefully considering how to spend the $270 million bond issue that voters passed in... Last comment 9 hours ago | 6 comments

City Council reaffirms support of Owens Drive lane reduction
The Pleasanton City Council on Tuesday again declared its support for the one-lane configuration along a stretch of Owens... Last comment on Jan 21, 2018 at 6:58 pm | 41 comments

 
 
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Council supports methodology for JDEDZ transportation fee
The City Council last week signed off on an initial concept for establishing a new transportation fee to charge developers who build on land near the I-580/I-680 interchange newly rezoned to become Pleasanton's newest commercial center anchored by Costco and two hotels, plus other businesses. Monday, 5:25 PM

Timing is key in upcoming play 'Noises Off'
Slamming doors, falling trousers and flying sardines. Pacific Coast Repertory Theatre continues its season with a show about a delightfully dysfunctional touring theater troupe in Michael Frayn's "Noises Off," which opens Jan. 27 at the Firehouse Arts Center. Monday, 10:51 AM

Teens arrested in drive-by purse theft at Hacienda Crossings
Three Antioch teenagers were arrested Friday on suspicion of stealing another teen's purse without even stopping their car during the previous weekend at the Hacienda Crossings Shopping Center, according to a Dublin police spokesman. Monday, 1:57 PM

Pleasanton woman takes plea deal, sentenced for DUI crash that killed toddler
A Pleasanton woman with previous intoxication-fueled run-ins with law enforcement was sentenced to seven years in state prison Friday after accepting a plea agreement for causing the fatal DUI crash that killed a toddler on Interstate 680 in San Ramon a year and a half ago. Sunday, 1:45 PM | 12 comments

New BART train picks up first passengers
BART took the first passengers on its new train cars last Friday as 10 of them went into service at Oakland's MacArthur station. Monday, 2:08 PM

East Bay Parks warns of poisonous mushrooms
The East Bay Regional Park District is urging Bay Area residents not to collect or consume mushrooms in East Bay parks, as the region is home to two of the most toxic mushrooms in the world. Monday, 10:10 PM

Workshop set on helping young adults with special needs transition after high school
Local agencies are partnering to host a free "Transition Information Night" on Tuesday for families of Tri-Valley young adults with developmental disabilities, a workshop focused on bridging the gap between high school and adulthood. Friday, 1:33 PM

Stanford Health Care-ValleyCare invests in germ-zapping robots
Stanford Health Care-ValleyCare is enlisting the aid of two germ-zapping robots to help keep the hospital clean. Sunday, 6:24 PM | 2 comments

Tim Talk: Time for new collaboration between city, school district
Pleasanton school trustees wisely are carefully considering how to spend the $270 million bond issue that voters passed in November 2016. Sunday, 6:24 PM | 6 comments

Teens arrested in home burglary that prompted Vintage Hills lockdown
Pleasanton police arrested three San Jose teens Thursday morning for allegedly breaking into a house near Vintage Hills Elementary School, with the campus being locked down for more than an hour while officers searched for the final suspect. Thursday, 9:17 PM | 25 comments

Council reaffirms support of Owens Drive lane reduction
The Pleasanton City Council on Tuesday again declared its support for the one-lane configuration along a stretch of Owens Drive near the eastern Dublin-Pleasanton BART station that has drawn the ire of some residents and commuters for more than a year. Tuesday, 11:45 PM | 41 comments

 

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