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Editorial: Revisiting JDEDZ now is city's best option, given circumstances
The City Council reversing its decision from last year to approve the Johnson Drive Economic Development Zone would be a... Last comment 1 hour ago | 16 comments

Election: Pleasanton mayor, school board unopposed; candidacy deadline extended for City Council
Pleasanton Mayor Jerry Thorne and school board members Joan Laursen and Mark Miller stood without any challengers in their... Last comment 21 hours ago | 3 comments

Investigation continues into Pleasanton police in-custody death
A multi-agency investigation continues into the death of a Pleasanton man who died at a local hospital while in police custody... Last comment on Aug 12, 2018 at 8:38 am | 18 comments

Stoneridge Mall welcoming new shops
The Stoneridge Shopping Center announced five new fashion spots and two new eateries coming to or expanding within the Pleasanton... Last comment on Aug 11, 2018 at 9:10 pm | 9 comments

 
 
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On a cruise ship in Antarctica. Left to right: Bruce and Barbara McLeod, Bev and Dave Naegle, Susan and Scott Nelson. Yes, it's cold there, even in their "summer". Submitted by Barbara McLeod (sent from account of Scott an on Feb 23, 2017

 
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Pleasanton Preps: Football season begins amid head-scratching changes to EBAL
Believe it or not, we have arrived at the start of the high school football season as both Amador Valley and Foothill start their campaigns this Friday night. (Our 2018 football preview issue will run on next Friday.) Tuesday, 10:24 AM | 1 comments

Coroner IDs teen killed in rural crash outside Livermore
A young man who died in a solo-vehicle crash on Mines Road in unincorporated Alameda County outside Livermore on Sunday morning has been identified by the Alameda County coroner's bureau as 19-year-old Jon Gullette of Tracy. Tuesday, 12:07 PM

Packed schedule for first PUSD board meeting of school year
The Pleasanton school board is set for a busy meeting Tuesday night, with enrollment, Measure I1 bond updates, the district budget and an update on the Harvest Park Middle School library repairs on the agenda, among a handful of other items. Monday, 10:43 AM | 4 comments

Circus Vargas coming to fairgrounds
Don't be surprised by the blue and yellow Big Top hoisted over the Alameda County Fairgrounds this weekend -- the circus is coming to town, with a piratical twist. Monday, 4:09 PM

Seniors Series: The poet of Stoneridge Creek
Marilyn Slade calls herself an "Exaggerator-in-Chief." It all started in grade school, when she wrote about her first airplane flight for a class assignment, trying to capture the thrill and terror of the expedition. Her teacher liked the story, reading it aloud to the rest of the class. Monday, 1:00 PM | 1 comments

Election: Pleasanton mayor, school board unopposed; candidacy deadline extended for City Council
Pleasanton Mayor Jerry Thorne and school board members Joan Laursen and Mark Miller stood without any challengers in their re-election bids when the candidacy deadline expired Friday afternoon. Sunday, 6:25 PM | 3 comments

County completes assessment roll, seeks applicants for appeals board
The Alameda County Assessor's Office recently released its 2018-19 local property assessment roll, announced at $300.1 billion, reflecting a $19.9 billion or 7.11% increase above last year's assessment roll. Monday, 3:31 PM

BART board approves $20M in security upgrades
Responding to the public outcry over safety raised by the killing of Nia Wilson and other recent crimes, BART's Board of Directors on Thursday approved a $20 million plan to expand the transit agency's network of digital cameras and install emergency call boxes on station platforms. Monday, 4:11 PM

Editorial: Revisiting JDEDZ now is city's best option, given circumstances
The City Council reversing its decision from last year to approve the Johnson Drive Economic Development Zone would be a smart move. Sunday, 5:21 PM | 16 comments

Seniors Series: Beware of scams
Older folks are a vulnerable audience for unscrupulous contractors, financiers and other con artists, according to the National Council on Aging, and financial scams are considering the "crime of the 21st century." Sunday, 5:22 PM

Four arrested in connection with Livermore armed robbery
Four suspects were arrested Thursday in Livermore in connection with the armed robbery of a T-Mobile store. Friday, 10:28 AM | 4 comments

Investigation continues into Pleasanton police in-custody death
A multi-agency investigation continues into the death of a Pleasanton man who died at a local hospital while in police custody one week ago after allegedly acting erratically in a grocery store and then attacking officers who were trying to detain him. Wednesday, 2:17 PM | 18 comments

Stoneridge Mall welcoming new shops
The Stoneridge Shopping Center announced five new fashion spots and two new eateries coming to or expanding within the Pleasanton mall. Tuesday, 4:24 PM | 9 comments

 

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Couples: Drop Your Keyboard!
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Julie Testa seeking election to Pleasanton City Council
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Nominations due by Sept. 17

Pleasanton Weekly and DanvilleSanRamon.com are once again putting out a call for nominations and sponsorships for the annual Tri-Valley Heroes awards - our salute to the community members dedicated to bettering the Tri-Valley and the lives of its residents.

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