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Handles closing?

I heard Handles in downtown Pleasanton is closing, Anyone know when that will occur?...

Original post made by A Resident on Feb. 18, 2018
Last comment by Dan, 3 minutes ago | 2 comments | 70 Views

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Pleasanton school board talking new student assessment model

The Pleasanton school board is set to discuss a new student assessment model to be possibly implemented in local schools...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2018
Last comment by Teacher, 3 hours ago | 4 comments | 2325 Views

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Comcast email Service Worst in The nation

My SBC global email service was hacked shortly after the Embarcadero media was hacked a while back. I shut down that account...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Feb. 15, 2018
Last comment by Longtimer, 4 hours ago | 8 comments | 158 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

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...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2018
Last comment by A Real Interpretation, 9 hours ago | 20 comments | 1608 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

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...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2018
Last comment by Michael Austin, 13 hours ago | 4 comments | 1763 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Old Stanley closed due to police activity

Pleasanton police have closed Old Stanley Boulevard between Main and First streets just outside downtown due to undisclosed...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2018
Last comment by Pleasanton, on Feb 17, 2018 at 9:05 pm | 45 comments | 8555 Views

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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...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2018
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Feb 16, 2018 at 6:56 pm | 2 comments | 1009 Views

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Second phase of Kottinger Gardens senior housing project begins

The nonprofit behind Pleasanton Gardens, an affordable senior housing complex near downtown, has formally transferred ownership...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Feb 16, 2018 at 6:48 pm | 19 comments | 2586 Views

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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...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2018
Last comment by David, on Feb 16, 2018 at 5:40 pm | 1 comment | 988 Views

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Zone 7 board candidates can file running papers starting this week

Candidates hoping to win one of four seats on the Zone 7 Water Agency Board of Directors up for election this June can begin...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2018
Last comment by Jeremy Walsh, editor, on Feb 16, 2018 at 1:14 pm | 1 comment | 786 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Fairlands Elementary commemorates Black History Month with 'living museum'

Thurgood Marshall, Barack and Michelle Obama, Willie Mays and Oprah Winfrey all made appearances in Pleasanton on Thursday...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2018
Last comment by Palani, on Feb 16, 2018 at 10:21 am | 4 comments | 1984 Views

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'Golden Strings' coming to Bankhead

Pacific Chamber Orchestra, under the direction of maestro Lawrence Kohl, will present "Golden Strings" at 7:30 p.m., Saturday,...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2018
Last comment by sachinkhanna32, on Feb 16, 2018 at 6:01 am | 2 comments | 179 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD sets public input sessions on Facilities Master Plan update

The Pleasanton school district has three public input meetings coming up to garner resident feedback for its Facilities Master...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2018
Last comment by Grumpy, on Feb 15, 2018 at 9:09 pm | 3 comments | 551 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Amador, Foothill headed to 'We the People' national finals

The competitive civics teams from both Amador Valley and Foothill high schools are heading to Washington, D.C. in April,...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2018
Last comment by Gates_resident, on Feb 15, 2018 at 8:48 am | 1 comment | 1143 Views

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Speeders on W. Angela Street

So I noticed today as I was driving on Hansen Drive just off of Hopyard that they have brand new speed humps/bumps. what...

Original post made by Silverfox on Feb. 12, 2018
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Feb 14, 2018 at 10:35 pm | 2 comments | 161 Views

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Victim, suspects identified in fatal stabbing outside Livermore

A 19-year-old Tracy woman found with fatal stab wounds early Monday morning in unincorporated Livermore in eastern Alameda...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2018
Last comment by Mom 'o 4, on Feb 14, 2018 at 10:17 am | 1 comment | 1320 Views

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Driver charged with murder for crash that killed Pleasanton teen, Livermore woman

A Livermore woman was arrested Thursday afternoon on charges of murder and gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2018
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Feb 13, 2018 at 8:07 pm | 16 comments | 5108 Views

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Woman dies after being found stabbed on Tesla Road

Two teens have been arrested in Modesto in connection with the death of a 19-year-old Tracy woman who was found stabbed on...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2018
Last comment by Silverfox, on Feb 13, 2018 at 7:33 pm | 4 comments | 3827 Views

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Pleasanton Preps: Foothill hires Haubner as new football coach

When replacing an iconic coach at any level or sport, continuity can be of the utmost importance. It looks like the Falcons...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2018
Last comment by JP Lynch, on Feb 13, 2018 at 1:24 pm | 1 comment | 3911 Views

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Services set for Pleasanton native, decorated ACFD dispatcher

Family, friends and colleagues will remember Genevieve Giordano, an Amador Valley High School graduate and emergency call...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2018
Last comment by Marlynne (Giordano) E., on Feb 13, 2018 at 12:02 pm | 1 comment | 4002 Views
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Couples: Engaged on Valentine’s Day! Topics to Discuss
By Chandrama Anderson | 1 comment | 4,036 views

Great rankings for Pleasanton high schools
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Livermore veteran, 96, has reason to be proud
By Jeb Bing | 2 comments | 373 views