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Planning Commission approves new car wash on Stanley Boulevard
A new car wash is on its way into town after the Pleasanton Planning Commission on Wednesday signed off on a proposal from... Last comment 9 hours ago | 7 comments

City, Costco opponents make first court appearance in lawsuit
Last week marked the first court appearance in the lawsuit challenging the city's environmental clearances for its new Johnson... Last comment 5 hours ago | 15 comments

PUSD: Foothill searched after threat that was actually tied to Bakersfield school
Pleasanton's Foothill High School was searched by police and cleared of danger Friday morning after a phone call alerting... Last comment on Feb 18, 2018 at 10:45 am | 4 comments

Cal High: Removal of anthem from pep rally sparks controversy, national attention
San Ramon's California High School has been cast into the national spotlight in the past week after a decision by the school's... Last comment 7 hours ago | 27 comments

 
 
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"Pleasanton Wedding!"
Mia and Kurt both grew up in Pleasanton and met in high school at Amador Valley, where their relationship began. These high school sweethearts kept it local and tied the knot in Pleasanton on Saturday 1/14/17. Submitted by Mia Schmidt on Feb 8, 2017

 
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Pleasanton Preps: Amador boys shock Dublin to win EBAL basketball title
What a week it was for the Amador Valley boys basketball team. The Dons followed a Senior Night victory over rival Foothill with two playoff wins, including the EBAL championship game Saturday at top-seeded Dublin. Monday, 3:52 PM | 1 comments

City Council to talk impacts of recent state housing legislation
The Pleasanton City Council is set to receive a recap from city staff Tuesday about the local impacts of the so-called "housing package," a group of state legislation signed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown last fall to address housing availability and affordability across California. Monday, 3:29 PM

Capt. Bretzing retiring from Pleasanton PD
The Pleasanton Police Department is getting ready to say goodbye to one of its longest-tenured members, Capt. Jeff Bretzing, who is retiring from the department on Friday. Monday, 3:29 PM

Planning Commission approves new car wash on Stanley Boulevard
A new car wash is on its way into town after the Pleasanton Planning Commission on Wednesday signed off on a proposal from Surf-Thru Express Car Wash to build its first Bay Area station at a long-vacant property along Stanley Boulevard. Sunday, 2:36 PM | 7 comments

New Glazer bills take on state pensions, renter support, pet safety
Tri-Valley State Senator Steve Glazer introduced three bills last week aimed at addressing issues on the minds of people across the state: public pensions, rental costs and pet safety. Monday, 3:29 PM

MTC releases Bay Area planning survey
The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) has released an online survey to get input from the public, partner agencies and others as the commission prepares its next Public Participation Plan. Monday, 3:31 PM

Four-star Manilow tribute at Firehouse
"This One's for You: The Songs of Barry Manilow," a cabaret tribute to the pop legend, will be presented by music and theater veterans Kyle Martin, Tielle Baker, Nikita Burshteyn and Andrea J. Love at a special matinee concert at 2 p.m. Feb. 25 at the Firehouse Arts Center. Monday, 3:30 PM

PUSD: Foothill searched after threat that was actually tied to Bakersfield school
Pleasanton's Foothill High School was searched by police and cleared of danger Friday morning after a phone call alerting authorities to a threatening social media post was soon determined to have actually pertained to a different Foothill High School. Sunday, 2:35 PM | 4 comments

City, Costco opponents make first court appearance in lawsuit
Last week marked the first court appearance in the lawsuit challenging the city's environmental clearances for its new Johnson Drive Economic Development Zone (JDEDZ), a rezoning that paves the way for Costco, two hotels and other businesses to potentially be developed near the I-580/I-680 interchange. Sunday, 3:49 PM | 15 comments

Local AAUW steers girls toward STEM careers
Girls! You, too, can thrive in science, technology, engineering and math. The local branch of the American Association of University Women does not just speak this message; its members are passionately involved in three programs each year to encourage and nurture young females in these areas. Thursday, 12:14 PM | 2 comments

Pleasanton mayor delivers 2018 State of the City address
2017 was filled with achievements throughout Pleasanton, and city leaders are positioning themselves for another year of highlights in 2018, Mayor Jerry Thorne said during his State of the City address Tuesday afternoon. Tuesday, 4:18 PM

Editorial - Black History Month: Knowledge is imperative to creating inclusive society
Black History Month, which celebrates achievements and contributions of African-Americans in our nation's history, is commemorated around the country every February since President Gerald Ford made it official in 1976. Thursday, 3:21 PM

 

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