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Letters

Read the full story here https://www.pleasantonweekly.com/print/story/2022/08/12/letters posted Friday, August 12, 2022,...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2022
Last comment by Michael Austin , on Aug 12, 2022 at 8:39 pm | 5 comments | 196 Views

AROUND TOWN

What's going on at Senior Support Program of the Tri-Valley?

The discontinuation of the popular Friendly Visiting Program came as a shock to many and raised more questions about Senior...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2022
Last comment by Lara Calvert, on Aug 12, 2022 at 3:08 pm | 4 comments | 4318 Views

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BART uses weed-eating goats to reduce fire risk, noise pollution

BART is employing goats to reduce fire risk and cut noise pollution on hillsides along train routes in the Bay Area, continuing...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2022
Last comment by Jake Waters, on Aug 12, 2022 at 10:58 am | 1 comment | 1210 Views

AROUND TOWN

Zone 7 Director Olivia Sanwong running for East Bay Parks board

Olivia Sanwong, a current director for the Zone 7 Water Agency, announced this week that she will be running for the East...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2022
Last comment by Jocelyn Combs, on Aug 12, 2022 at 8:29 am | 2 comments | 1244 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Livermore: State Attorney General backs city in call for expedited review of Eden Housing appeal

California Attorney General Rob Bonta began the process of filing an amicus brief in the case of Save Livermore Downtown...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2022
Last comment by Rich Buckley, on Aug 11, 2022 at 12:08 pm | 1 comment | 1273 Views

AROUND TOWN

Report says housing 'out of reach' for Bay Area minimum wage workers

A person who wants to live in a two-bedroom, market rate apartment in the San Francisco metropolitan area must make more...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2022
Last comment by Swagu, on Aug 9, 2022 at 8:20 pm | 3 comments | 1040 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Insulate Yourself from Rip-offs, Scams and Cons

Learn what you can do to insulate yourself, your parents, and even your kids from getting ripped off by learning how to protect...

Original post made by Frank Napoleon on Aug. 9, 2022
There are no comments yet. 55 Views

SPORTS

'It is a game-changer'

EBAL has long been one the best high school athletic leagues in Northern California. The schools are in wonderful communities,...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2022
Last comment by Rich Shinn, on Aug 9, 2022 at 3:22 pm | 1 comment | 827 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police and Community of Character to the Rescue

During registration at the Pleasanton Unified School District, it was found that there were many students in need of a backpack...

Original post made by Ken mano on Aug. 9, 2022
There are no comments yet. 285 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police: No injuries after gunshots in Pleasanton hotel parking lot

The Pleasanton Police Department closed a stretch of Johnson Drive for nearly two hours as officers investigated gunfire...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2022
Last comment by Carl, on Aug 9, 2022 at 9:35 am | 6 comments | 6076 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Parkside residents push back on plan to build recycled water fill station in neighborhood

On July 19, some Parkside residents voiced their concerns to the Pleasanton City Council about a proposed recycled water...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2022
Last comment by Rich Buckley, on Aug 9, 2022 at 8:32 am | 17 comments | 4322 Views

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State staffer Dean Wallace announces candidacy for Pleasanton City Council District 1

The race for Pleasanton City Council District 1 is officially underway as longtime Tri-Valley resident and state political...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2022
Last comment by Michael Austin , on Aug 8, 2022 at 4:37 pm | 13 comments | 3819 Views

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Livermore citizen group sues city for not processing Eden Housing referendum

Newly formed community group Move Eden Housing filed a lawsuit in Alameda County Superior Court last Monday, taking their...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2022
Last comment by Willy, on Aug 8, 2022 at 10:54 am | 1 comment | 1727 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Can Californians afford electric cars? Wait lists for rebates are long and some programs have shut down

State funding is insufficient so lower-income residents have trouble getting their subsidies. Read the full story here https://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2022/08/07/can-californ...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2022
Last comment by MichaelB, on Aug 8, 2022 at 10:24 am | 3 comments | 1204 Views

AROUND TOWN

It's not Pickleball, but Pick-it-All!

I've discovered a rewarding pastime that involves fresh air, exercise, and a sense of accomplishment in a world where problems...

Original post made by Frank Napoleon on Aug. 7, 2022
There are no comments yet. 525 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Go Green Initiative Hiring Local College Grads

Pleasanton-based nonprofit, Go Green Initiative, is hiring local talent! We are hiring staff for projects in Pleasanton...

Original post made by Jill Buck on Aug. 4, 2022
There are no comments yet. 91 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton resident, Concord principal Fey picked to lead Amador Valley High School

The Pleasanton school board recently announced that Jonathan Fey, a local resident who has worked in the Mt. Diablo Unified...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2022
Last comment by Apples, on Aug 4, 2022 at 4:08 pm | 1 comment | 5229 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Swalwell bill aims to increase affordable housing for teachers

U.S. Reps. Eric Swalwell (D-Livermore) and Jahana Hayes (D-Conn.) have introduced a bill aimed at assisting teachers with...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2022
Last comment by SHale99, on Aug 4, 2022 at 4:03 pm | 2 comments | 1467 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton residents set to decide $395M school bond measure on November ballot

The Pleasanton school board is placing a $395 million general obligation bond measure on the Nov. 8 general election ballot...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2022
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Aug 3, 2022 at 9:40 pm | 18 comments | 3846 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Residents speak up to council against rezoning Pleasanton school district office site for affordable housing

Several residents voiced their concerns regarding the 2023-31 Housing Element site list including the Pleasanton Unified...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2022
Last comment by Erlinda , on Aug 3, 2022 at 3:47 pm | 10 comments | 4001 Views
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