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Council postpones Chabad Center appeals hearing after both sides request delay

In a session dominated by discourse on far-reaching topics like plastic pollution, climate change and state housing legislation,...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2019
Last comment by Buk Lau, 6 minutes ago | 2 comments | 968 Views

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Pleasanton police report armed robbery on Bernal Avenue

The Pleasanton Police Department is investigating a robbery near Bernal Community Park during which two armed people stole...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2019
Last comment by BukLau, 50 minutes ago | 1 comment | 797 Views

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Amador Valley High principal takes leave of absence

First-year Amador Valley High School principal Alberto Solorzano was granted a leave of absence for personal reasons on Wednesday,...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2019
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, 58 minutes ago | 24 comments | 8152 Views

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We Need a "New Neighbors Good Manners" Handbook

They moved in last week and did not bother to set up garbage pickup so they took ALL of their moving boxes and other trash...

Original post made by My opinion on Feb. 17, 2019
Last comment by Doug, 1 hour ago | 41 comments | 1309 Views

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Pictures for People: The art of really seeing someone

Using these talents, Thompson has embarked on Pictures for People, a project to get to know folks on the streets, capture...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2019
Last comment by Mary Mele, 1 hour ago | 1 comment | 480 Views

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Cincinnati hospital administrator hired as new Stanford-ValleyCare president/CEO

Stanford Health Care-ValleyCare officials announced Thursday that Cincinnati hospital executive Rick Shumway has been selected...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2019
Last comment by Patriot, 1 hour ago | 1 comment | 730 Views

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Dublin boy returns home after disappearing last week

A Dublin teenager who was missing for a week returned home safely this Tuesday, according to Dublin Police Services. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2019
Last comment by Mrs Concerned, 5 hours ago | 6 comments | 1354 Views

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Frolicking fundraiser for Pleasanton Cultural Arts Council

The Pleasanton Cultural Arts Council is presenting Royal Jelly Jive at 8 p.m. March 1 at the Firehouse Arts Center to raise...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2019
Last comment by Les Duman, 18 hours ago | 2 comments | 1059 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton: South Bay boy wins Scripps Regional Spelling Bee

Rishik Gandhasri, a seventh-grader from San Jose, took the top spot last Sunday at the 2019 Scripps Bay Area Regional Spelling...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2019
Last comment by Student at AV, 23 hours ago | 2 comments | 1151 Views

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Guest Opinion: Reflections on our Tri-Valley mayors' trip to Washington

In my role as Pleasanton's mayor, I recently traveled with the other Tri-Valley mayors for our annual trip to Washington,...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2019
Last comment by Ridgerunner , 24 hours ago | 3 comments | 1854 Views

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UPDATE: Pleasanton council set to delay hearing on Chabad Center appeals

The Pleasanton City Council is expected to postpone its public hearing on project plans for the Chabad Center for Jewish...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2019
Last comment by John, on Feb 21, 2019 at 11:12 am | 4 comments | 2055 Views

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Eye in the sky for security at Stoneridge Shopping Center

Stoneridge Shopping Center visitors may have noticed a new retractable security tower in the mall's parking lot in recent...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2019
Last comment by Robert S. Allen, on Feb 20, 2019 at 10:16 pm | 10 comments | 3117 Views

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Lovin' guitars

Pick up a guitar. With your left fingers hold down a string or two. Strum with your right hand. Sound! Music? Magic. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2019
Last comment by Michael Ferrucci, on Feb 20, 2019 at 10:15 pm | 1 comment | 73 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

City, school officials talk about state response to housing crisis

Pleasanton city officials led a presentation at the school board's regular meeting Tuesday evening to discuss state and local...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2019
Last comment by John r, on Feb 19, 2019 at 7:33 pm | 23 comments | 3474 Views

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Del Valle Regional Park closed amid flooding concerns

Park officials have closed Del Valle Regional Park in southeastern Livermore for at least the next two weeks amid flooding...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2019
Last comment by Steve, on Feb 18, 2019 at 11:09 am | 1 comment | 1610 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Tim Talk: Being prepared saves a life at Pleasanton Middle School

Team members at Pleasanton Middle School were reminded of the importance of being trained and prepared for life-or-death...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2019
Last comment by Joe Cristiano, on Feb 18, 2019 at 9:29 am | 2 comments | 2800 Views

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PUSD transcripts: Investigator finds two impermissible alterations, no systemic problem

PUSD had two incidents of administrators improperly removing a course from a high school student transcript -- one inadvertent,...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2019
Last comment by HolyCow, on Feb 18, 2019 at 7:57 am | 31 comments | 6491 Views

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Pleasanton Preps: Best of pro sports on display with Crawford family tourney supporting Piscotty ALS fund

If there is one thing I love to see from our former high school athletes that move into the professional ranks, it is when...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2019
There are no comments yet. 1429 Views

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Police Report

The Pleasanton Police Department made the following information available. Read the full story here https://www.pleasantonweekly.com/print/story/2019/02/15/police-report...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2019
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Feb 15, 2019 at 8:32 pm | 1 comment | 285 Views

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Around Pleasanton: A new downtown plan is coming, or is it?

A proposed new Pleasanton Downtown Specific Plan due to be voted on this year has run into headwinds. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2019
Last comment by David, on Feb 15, 2019 at 3:33 pm | 23 comments | 5036 Views
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