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Man arrested for trying to stab congressional candidate Peters

A man has been arrested on suspicion of felony assault and other charges for allegedly trying to stab Livermore Republican...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2018
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, 1 hour ago | 126 comments | 2947 Views


Assembly candidates air positions at Tri-Valley forum

The race to represent Assembly District 16 kicked off the Pleasanton Weekly’s election forum series Sunday night, as candidates...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2018
Last comment by Pamela, 2 hours ago | 1 comment | 433 Views


Tens of thousands expected at Pleasanton pet adoption event

Tens of thousands of people are expected at the eighth annual Bay Area Pet Fair this weekend at the Alameda County Fairgrounds...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2018
Last comment by resident, on Sep 17, 2018 at 8:46 am | 3 comments | 1100 Views


PUSD's enrollment quandary

Housing, new developments and a rising population are forefront issues on the minds of many in Pleasanton, particularly officials...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2018
Last comment by High Schools?, on Sep 15, 2018 at 11:12 am | 32 comments | 3739 Views


Around Pleasanton: Council candidates spar at forum, though they mostly agree on issues

It's almost certain that the next Pleasanton City Council, where two seats will be filled in the upcoming Nov. 6 election,...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2018
Last comment by Not a Narum Fan, on Sep 15, 2018 at 9:57 am | 7 comments | 1488 Views


Pleasanton native serves in Navy strike fighter squadron

After graduating from Foothill High School in 2014, Pleasanton native Jean-Philippe Pasteur now spends his days helping to...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2018
Last comment by Arvind, on Sep 15, 2018 at 2:42 am | 4 comments | 1620 Views


Staying Healthy: East Bay Stand Down back in town

"I couldn't afford to take care of both households, so I was on the verge of homelessness, and worried about getting my family...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2018
Last comment by Sandee Wiedemann, on Sep 14, 2018 at 7:40 pm | 1 comment | 1397 Views


Local water entities split on Prop 3 endorsement

The Zone 7 Water Agency Board of Directors recently chose not to endorse a proposed statewide water bond measure, five months...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2018
Last comment by Gloian Crosslin, on Sep 14, 2018 at 12:00 pm | 1 comment | 1092 Views


Berkeley PD officer is final candidate for Pleasanton City Council

The Pleasanton City Council election is set to feature four candidates vying for two seats this fall after local resident...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2018
Last comment by conflict, on Sep 14, 2018 at 9:38 am | 25 comments | 3664 Views


Judge scolds sheriff for secret recordings of inmates

A judge last Friday scolded the Alameda County Sheriff's Office for unlawfully recording conversations between suspects and...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2018
Last comment by Member, on Sep 13, 2018 at 12:45 pm | 1 comment | 674 Views


Standardized testing in the fall?

My kid told me that he spent a number of days in his English class in middle school doing an online state test. I have asked...

Original post made by Ptown mom on Sep. 3, 2018
Last comment by Email teacher, on Sep 13, 2018 at 9:04 am | 6 comments | 352 Views


Girl dies days after being pulled from Castlewood pool

A young girl has died in the hospital days after being pulled unresponsive from the Castlewood Country Club pool, the Alameda...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2018
Last comment by Danville Parent, on Sep 12, 2018 at 11:58 am | 4 comments | 7771 Views


Eddie Papa's owner's dream coming true: A restaurant on Main Street

The prestigious and elegant Pleasanton Hotel is returning to the downtown dining scene. Ed Westmoreland, who owns Eddie Papa's...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2018
Last comment by Hansen Curious, on Sep 12, 2018 at 10:47 am | 25 comments | 12029 Views


Tim Talk: Pleasanton business owner pushing through a huge challenge

Reuben Borg's thriving fencing business changed dramatically Aug. 17 when a fire destroyed the warehouse he was leasing near...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2018
Last comment by Eric, on Sep 11, 2018 at 4:42 pm | 21 comments | 2983 Views


Tri-Valley Nonprofit Alliance holding second annual 'Stronger Together' summit

A gathering of nonprofit groups will give everyone the chance to learn more about their mission in a fun, informal setting. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2018
Last comment by HW, on Sep 10, 2018 at 1:14 pm | 1 comment | 1062 Views


Demolition underway for new Dublin police headquarters

Construction crews began demolition work last week at the site of the new Dublin Police Services headquarters, just down...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2018
Last comment by Ndna Jnz, on Sep 10, 2018 at 10:39 am | 1 comment | 1850 Views


Woman dies after jumping from ambulance, running at traffic on I-580/I-680 connector

A woman died after jumping out of an ambulance and running in front of an oncoming truck on the I-580/I-680 interchange on...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2018
Last comment by Chris, on Sep 8, 2018 at 7:55 pm | 10 comments | 4939 Views


Swalwell 'considering' a presidential run

After some speculation in light of multiple Iowa appearances in recent months, Tri-Valley Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin)...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2018
Last comment by SHale99, on Sep 7, 2018 at 9:45 am | 68 comments | 3691 Views


Editorial: Where were all the Pleasanton candidates?

We waited with bated breath for the candidacy filing deadline to see how many candidates would file to run for Pleasanton...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2018
Last comment by Livermore Parent, on Sep 6, 2018 at 9:52 am | 4 comments | 1700 Views


Tri-Valley local elections roundup

Like their neighbors in Pleasanton, residents in other Tri-Valley cities will have city council elections to decide this...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2018
Last comment by Maria Garcia , on Sep 5, 2018 at 10:51 pm | 2 comments | 1349 Views
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Couples: "Taming Your Gremlin" by Richard Carson
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,010 views


Nominations due by Sept. 17

Pleasanton Weekly and 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