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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Harvest Park principal announces resignation

Robin Munsell, principal of Harvest Park Middle School, announced last week that she would be resigning from her post at...

Original post made on May. 13, 2018
Last comment by resident1, 2 hours ago | 59 comments | 6062 Views

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Pleasanton school board approves Chromebooks purchase

After a few hours of discussion, the Pleasanton school board approved the purchase of 7,000 new Dell Chromebooks for students...

Original post made on May. 9, 2018
Last comment by HPMS exit. Secret principal turnover?, 14 hours ago | 15 comments | 2356 Views

AROUND TOWN

Castlewood exploring alternatives to address clubhouse's costly ADA concerns

Members of the Castlewood Country Club are facing some difficult decisions this summer. General Manager John Vest said Castlewood...

Original post made on May. 15, 2018
Last comment by Thutson Howell lll, 15 hours ago | 20 comments | 4420 Views

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Weekly endorsements for June primary

It's election time once again, and although these midterm primary campaigns haven't generated as much intrigue as we'd see...

Original post made on May. 17, 2018
Last comment by Realist, on May 19, 2018 at 12:15 am | 4 comments | 1431 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

KFC Contractor - Noise into the night

After fencing off the site, (including ruining the parking for the nearby businesses) and then doing nothing for MONTHS,...

Original post made by Disturb the neighbors on May. 17, 2018
Last comment by Opposite of in the Military, on May 18, 2018 at 6:30 pm | 1 comment | 130 Views

AROUND TOWN

Juanita Haugen Award recipients announced

Recipients of this year's Community of Character Juanita Haugen Awards have been named for exhibiting these values, and the...

Original post made on May. 18, 2018
Last comment by Deborah, on May 18, 2018 at 10:20 am | 1 comment | 730 Views

AROUND TOWN

Livermore council likes mixed-use Legacy development concept

The Livermore City Council supported moving the proposed Legacy at Livermore project forward by authorizing staff to begin...

Original post made on May. 15, 2018
Last comment by JSebastian, on May 18, 2018 at 9:54 am | 2 comments | 828 Views

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Council backs Carpenters Training Center expansion plans

The Pleasanton City Council threw its support behind plans from the Carpenters Training Committee for Northern California...

Original post made on May. 17, 2018
Last comment by Too much power to bureaucrats!, on May 17, 2018 at 10:20 am | 1 comment | 865 Views

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Ash tree falls into Christesen's sign in downtown Pleasanton

Overnight or early Tuesday morning, a city-owned Modesto ash tree fell onto the sign above Christesen's western apparel shop...

Original post made on May. 16, 2018
Last comment by resident, on May 17, 2018 at 8:33 am | 2 comments | 1015 Views

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Council election: Olson won't seek re-election, Narum running for second term

The Pleasanton City Council will have at least one new member this fall, with Vice Mayor Arne Olson confirming Friday he...

Original post made on May. 14, 2018
Last comment by Dave Culver, on May 16, 2018 at 10:48 am | 2 comments | 1409 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD to continue superintendent performance evaluation

The Pleasanton school board is set to continue the performance evaluation for Superintendent David Haglund at a closed session...

Original post made on May. 13, 2018
Last comment by Michael Austin, on May 15, 2018 at 7:56 pm | 15 comments | 1559 Views

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Council to debate Carpenters Training Center expansion plans

The Pleasanton City Council is set Tuesday to discuss a proposal from the Carpenters Training Committee for Northern California...

Original post made on May. 15, 2018
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 15, 2018 at 3:27 pm | 3 comments | 954 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD launches inaugural stakeholder survey

As the 2017-18 school year comes to a close, parents, guardians, students and staff are asked to participate in the Pleasanton...

Original post made on May. 15, 2018
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 15, 2018 at 9:58 am | 1 comment | 770 Views

AROUND TOWN

Final Spirit run this year?

Just got my invitation for the annual downtown Spirit Run, held on Fathers' Day, this year on June 17. The Rotary Club says...

Original post made by Registered Joe on May. 14, 2018
There are no comments yet. 100 Views

AROUND TOWN

Commission delays decision on Chabad Center for Jewish Life

The Chabad of the Tri-Valley's quest to host expanded religious services, a preschool and outdoor activities at its new Center...

Original post made on May. 9, 2018
Last comment by Lou Stuhle, on May 14, 2018 at 12:32 pm | 41 comments | 2383 Views

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Helping out in Puerto Rico

Bill Caldwell remembers the laments of Hurricane Maria survivors bemoaning their losses as "todo, todo, todo" -- "everything,...

Original post made on May. 14, 2018
Last comment by Carolyn Ainsworth, on May 14, 2018 at 11:11 am | 2 comments | 1320 Views

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County moving closer to building new BART parking garage in Dublin

Alameda County, with the support of state and local officials, is working toward constructing a new parking garage at the...

Original post made on May. 2, 2018
Last comment by Map, on May 14, 2018 at 9:07 am | 8 comments | 3297 Views

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School board to consider buying 7,000 Chromebooks

The Pleasanton school board is set to consider purchasing 7,000 new Dell Chromebooks for students in grades 4-12 at Tuesday...

Original post made on May. 7, 2018
Last comment by La la land, on May 13, 2018 at 8:59 pm | 58 comments | 3456 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Amador Valley musicians hit high note at Carnegie Hall

Sophomore Joseph Nazareno recalled performing on his tuba recently with Amador Valley High School's Wind Ensemble. "So many...

Original post made on May. 13, 2018
Last comment by Swami S., on May 13, 2018 at 6:01 pm | 1 comment | 770 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Lydiksen's Simpelo named PUSD Teacher of the Year

To Arlene Simpelo, "innovation" isn't just an educational buzz word to throw around. It's something to constantly embed in...

Original post made on May. 13, 2018
Last comment by Swami S., on May 13, 2018 at 10:46 am | 1 comment | 1341 Views
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Couples: Do you Really Agree or are you Afraid of not Agreeing?
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 590 views

Castlewood may consider selling Valley course for development
By Tim Hunt | 5 comments | 448 views

 

Pleasanton Readers' Choice ballot is here

It's time to decide what local business is worthy of the title "Pleasanton Readers' Choice" — and you get to decide! Cast your ballot online. Voting ends May 20th. Stay tuned for the results in the June 29th issue of the Pleasanton Weekly.

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