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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... Last comment 6 hours ago | 8 comments

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 9 hours ago | 17 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 on Aug 13, 2018 at 5:02 pm | 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

 
 
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"Chamber of Commerce trip"
Mark and Ann Fischer, Stu and Cheryl Craig, Cindy and Jerry Sobrero, Cyril Bonanno, Tina Nomura, Julie Mannes, Steve Fineran in Spain during a Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce trip to Costa del Sol Spain. Fun! Submitted by Cindy Sobrero on Nov 21, 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

Seniors Series: Longtime bus driver retires after 40 years with LAVTA
And as a longtime staple in the Tri-Valley, Farner has seen plenty of transition, from bus technological developments to change with her passengers as she watched them grow from her bus-driving days within school districts, to her time with Wheels. Tuesday, 3:12 PM

Bail reform bill considered by California Legislature
SB 10 leaves many details of risk assessment implementation to each county. The same score -- received through the same assessment -- could have different results depending on how a county implements the tool. Tuesday, 4:31 PM

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

Zone 7 board to select president, VP
The Zone 7 Water Agency Board of Directors is set to choose a president and vice president to serve for the upcoming year at their regular meeting Wednesday night. Tuesday, 3:45 PM

Water-wise landscaping workshop in Dublin
Ecologically-minded locals looking to landscape are invited to a free "water-wise gardening" workshop in Dublin this weekend. Tuesday, 5:26 PM

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

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 | 17 comments

 

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Pleasanton's First Lady Sandi Thorne: 1937-2018
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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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