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Fast Trak

What is your experience and opinion? I am considering purchasing Fast Trak. It seems this is a nice gismo to have for...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Jun. 16, 2018
Last comment by Michael Austin, 21 minutes ago | 2 comments | 79 Views

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Swalwell introduces Duty to Report Act

Last week, Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) introduced legislation that would require federal candidates to report receiving...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2018
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, 23 minutes ago | 15 comments | 752 Views

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Child dies in crash on I-680 in Sunol

The California Highway Patrol on Friday morning is reporting an 9-year-old girl was killed in a vehicle collision on northbound...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2018
Last comment by Mikel, 57 minutes ago | 7 comments | 4143 Views

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School board approves standard raise, extra bonus for superintendent

The Pleasanton Unified school board approved a contract amendment for Superintendent David Haglund Tuesday night that retroactively...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2018
Last comment by Map, on Jun 15, 2018 at 4:42 pm | 13 comments | 1880 Views

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Pleasanton: One year passes since fatal police shooting; DA's investigation still ongoing

May 20 marked the one-year anniversary of a fatal officer-involved shooting (OIS) in Pleasanton, and the Alameda County District...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2018
Last comment by Lou Stuhle, on Jun 15, 2018 at 3:36 pm | 51 comments | 2465 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD seeks community feedback on addressing capacity issues

The Pleasanton Unified School District has released a survey open to all community members to share input on how the district...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2018
Last comment by Patriot, on Jun 15, 2018 at 1:25 pm | 10 comments | 1259 Views

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Alameda Co.: Childcare measure falls just short of two-thirds majority

Supporters of an Alameda County measure that would have raised funds to expand access to childcare and preschool for low-...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2018
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jun 15, 2018 at 11:34 am | 2 comments | 682 Views

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Alameda County Fair: Summer showcase begins 18-day run in Pleasanton

No need to worry about that rumbling near downtown Pleasanton on Friday morning. Those are the sounds and sights of cowboys...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2018
Last comment by camike, on Jun 15, 2018 at 1:30 am | 2 comments | 2329 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Doctor dies in crash after large tree falls onto I-680

A woman killed when a tree fell onto northbound Interstate 680 on Monday in Danville has been identified as Lyudmila Beyzer,...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2018
Last comment by lisa, on Jun 14, 2018 at 1:06 pm | 3 comments | 3456 Views

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City working to update Trails Master Plan

City officials and consultants are continuing their efforts to modernize the city's Trails Master Plan, the policy document...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2018
Last comment by Inge, on Jun 14, 2018 at 11:08 am | 1 comment | 698 Views

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Stoneridge Shopping Center hires new marketing director

Stoneridge Shopping Center has named Lafayette resident Amanda Fernandez as its new director of marketing and business development,...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2018
Last comment by Dan S, on Jun 14, 2018 at 9:36 am | 1 comment | 1496 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Tri-Valley continues exploring potable water reuse

Tri-Valley water agencies recently reviewed results of a feasibility study on the prospect of bringing a potable water reuse...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2018
Last comment by BobB, on Jun 13, 2018 at 5:58 pm | 27 comments | 1745 Views

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Alameda County Fair opens Friday

Downtown Pleasanton will be thrown back to its old west beginnings this Friday as the second annual cattle drive is set to...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2018
Last comment by no name chosen, on Jun 13, 2018 at 1:14 pm | 2 comments | 1955 Views

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Pleasanton Preps: Former Foothill football players surprise coach Sweeney

In keeping with the theme of paying homage to former athletes or coaches that I covered in my 26 years as a local sports...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2018
Last comment by Heidi Massie, on Jun 13, 2018 at 9:43 am | 1 comment | 1434 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton grads among Swalwell's nominees to U.S. service academies

Two recent Pleasanton high school graduates were among six students nominated this year by Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin)...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2018
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jun 12, 2018 at 7:43 pm | 3 comments | 1274 Views

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Paint the Town Purple

Purple is the color for the American Cancer Society and the “Relay for Life” event, which celebrates survivors and honors...

Original post made by Ken mano on Jun. 12, 2018
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School board considering standard raise, extra bonus for PUSD superintendent

The Pleasanton school board is set to consider approving a contract amendment for Superintendent David Haglund on Tuesday...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2018
Last comment by April Fools Joke?, on Jun 12, 2018 at 2:41 pm | 18 comments | 2221 Views

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City Council OKs $28 million trust investment to address rising pension costs

The Pleasanton City Council last week signed off on investing $28 million in a trust account to help raise additional funds...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2018
Last comment by JJ, on Jun 12, 2018 at 9:55 am | 2 comments | 1230 Views

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Pleasanton council to consider $28M trust investment to address pension costs

The Pleasanton City Council on Tuesday is set to discuss signing off on investing $28 million in a trust account to help...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2018
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jun 10, 2018 at 12:39 pm | 9 comments | 1454 Views

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Traveling the world: Pleasanton family recalls adventures they wrap up journey

The Gillette family -- mom Audrey, dad Bryan, and sons Colin, 11, and Decker, 9 -- were on safari with a guide midway through...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2018
Last comment by West side observer, on Jun 8, 2018 at 11:21 am | 1 comment | 1491 Views
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Some election thoughts
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Nominations due by Sept. 17

Pleasanton Weekly and DanvilleSanRamon.com are once again putting out a call for nominations and sponsorships for the annual Tri-Valley Heroes awards - our salute to the community members dedicated to bettering the Tri-Valley and the lives of its residents.

Nomination form