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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Re-elect Baker for Assembly, Swalwell for Congress

We reached our endorsement decisions for regional representative seats after meeting with the candidates or questioning them...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2018
Last comment by DKHSK, 1 hour ago | 50 comments | 1706 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton's Sears store to close amid company's bankruptcy

On Monday shortly after announcing that their company was filing for chapter 11, Sears Holdings officials announced that...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2018
Last comment by Doug, 1 hour ago | 35 comments | 4348 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Head of the Class: Solorzano making the rounds at Amador

Alberto Solorzano's path to Amador Valley principal is full of "accidents," he said. Starting with his foray into teaching. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2018
Last comment by Bandpunk21, 1 hour ago | 6 comments | 1975 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tim Talk: Bringing great burgers to downtown Pleasanton

When Todd Utikal and his wife celebrated life milestones at Skip Hinsley's Girasole restaurant, he never imagined that years...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2018
Last comment by Rob, 13 hours ago | 11 comments | 5661 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Officials break ground on Dublin-Pleasanton BART parking structure

In an effort to mitigate the traffic congestion and parking headaches that have plagued the area, local and regional leaders...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2018
Last comment by You just have to recall that Livermore was included in the original BART, 17 hours ago | 24 comments | 3157 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton council endorses Valley Link

The Pleasanton City Council threw its support Tuesday behind regional officials' initial concept of creating a commuter light...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2018
Last comment by Robert S. Allen, 19 hours ago | 5 comments | 1613 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton students continue high performance in state assessment

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson announced this past week the results from the 2017-18 state assessment,...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2018
Last comment by Anna Martin, on Oct 19, 2018 at 4:48 am | 2 comments | 1955 Views

RESTAURANTS

Clubhouse, downtown's newest restaurant, opens in Pleasanton Hotel

Ed Westmoreland was joined by an enthusiastic crowd Monday as he cut the ribbon and opened his new Clubhouse restaurant in...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2018
Last comment by b, on Oct 18, 2018 at 8:49 pm | 12 comments | 3613 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Editorial: Vote Narum, Streng for Pleasanton City Council

We think Narum and Streng are the right community leaders to guide the City of Planned Progress through the next four years....

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2018
Last comment by Pamela, on Oct 18, 2018 at 7:11 pm | 36 comments | 2448 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD talks new bond potential

The Pleasanton Unified school board discussed next steps for financing of the Measure I1 Facilities Bond at their first regular...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2018
Last comment by Map , on Oct 18, 2018 at 2:21 pm | 19 comments | 1562 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Pothole Report: Pleasanton recognized for quality road maintenance

A recent study of the 43,000 miles of road found in the Bay Area -- almost double the distance it takes to circumnavigate...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2018
Last comment by Rob, on Oct 18, 2018 at 12:35 pm | 2 comments | 999 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Zone 7 board set to vote on proposed water rate increases

After a series of public meetings on the subject, the Zone 7 Water Agency Board of Directors is scheduled to vote on proposed...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2018
Last comment by Outraged, on Oct 17, 2018 at 11:49 pm | 1 comment | 567 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton Middle School teacher takes part in selective national program

An eighth grade teacher at Pleasanton Middle School was one of 36 educators selected nation-wide to take part in a humanities-focused...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2018
Last comment by sauce, on Oct 17, 2018 at 6:44 pm | 4 comments | 2078 Views

SPORTS

Pleasanton Preps: Foothill alum inducted into UC Davis Hall of Fame

Betsy Sedlak, a graduate of Foothill High, was recently inducted into the University of California, Davis Hall of Fame following...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2018
Last comment by PleasantonResident, on Oct 17, 2018 at 11:39 am | 1 comment | 975 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Welcoming Pacific Pearl

Pleasanton's locals can look forward this weekend to the ceremonial grand opening of Pacific Pearl, the new shopping center...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2018
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Oct 16, 2018 at 8:56 pm | 49 comments | 4649 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Congressional hopeful Peters' candidate statement left out of Contra Costa voters guide

U.S. House of Representatives hopeful Rudy Peters (R-Livermore) saw his campaign hit a bump in the road late in this election...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2018
Last comment by dknute, on Oct 16, 2018 at 2:30 pm | 1 comment | 1096 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Parents of teen who drowned on campus file claim with SRVUSD

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District has been hit with a claim from the family of 15-year-old Benjamin Curry, who...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2018
Last comment by L.K., on Oct 15, 2018 at 10:40 am | 6 comments | 1956 Views

AROUND TOWN

General election 2018

While many eyes in the Bay Area will no doubt be glued to out-of-area contests, Pleasanton voters can have their voices heard...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2018
There are no comments yet. 2156 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill High prom facing fundraising shortfalls

Foothill High School's annual end-of-year dance extravaganzas for the junior and senior classes may see some changes in the...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2018
Last comment by BobB, on Oct 13, 2018 at 12:12 pm | 82 comments | 4948 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Classic Film Musicals at the Bankhead

The Classic Film Musicals Series continues at the Bankhead Theater with MGM's "Showboat," at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 24....

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2018
Last comment by Bryan Waugh, on Oct 12, 2018 at 8:08 pm | 1 comment | 96 Views
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Bringing great burgers to downtown Pleasanton
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