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Amazon buys large property for planned warehouse in East Pleasanton

Amazon recently acquired a large swath of undeveloped land in East Pleasanton for about $75 million and plans to open a distribution...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2021
Last comment by John, 4 minutes ago | 17 comments | 8634 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

No criminal charges pursued in San Ramon crash that killed NFL coach Greg Knapp

Contra Costa County prosecutors have declined to pursue criminal charges against the driver of the vehicle that struck cyclist...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2021
Last comment by Joe V, 15 hours ago | 4 comments | 6045 Views

AROUND TOWN

Coyote Spotted

Coyote was spotted in front of Foothill high school Thursday evening approximately 1715 hours. It was full size animal approximately...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Sep. 24, 2021
There are no comments yet. 47 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pratt appointed interim principal at Walnut Grove Elementary

Walnut Grove Elementary School has new leadership as of several weeks ago, but with a face that will be familiar to students...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2021
Last comment by Pleasanton mama, 20 hours ago | 11 comments | 2805 Views

SPORTS

Pleasanton Preps: Accountability at center of Amador coach's decision to cancel freshman football game

Perhaps the most important life lesson learned from high school sports is also the one missing the most: accountability....

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2021
Last comment by Fired Up!, 21 hours ago | 5 comments | 15670 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Cancer Nonprofit Seeks Volunteers

The Sandra J. Wing Healing Therapies Foundation is recruiting new volunteers to support and connect with cancer patients...

Original post made by Mara on Sep. 24, 2021
There are no comments yet. 43 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Negotiations still up in the air for Pleasanton Unified and teachers union

Pleasanton Unified School District and the Association of Pleasanton Teachers, which represents certificated staff members,...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2021
Last comment by Teachers Spouse, on Sep 23, 2021 at 8:07 pm | 39 comments | 7739 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

And the winner in the California recall is? None of the above

While Larry Elder clearly led all replacement candidates in the California recall election, he finished far behind none of...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2021
Last comment by MichaelB, on Sep 23, 2021 at 4:46 pm | 3 comments | 1589 Views

AROUND TOWN

Amazon buys $75M worth of Pleasanton Land for new Distribution Center

Amazon is making another large land grab in the Bay Area, this time in Pleasanton in an area filled with lakes and quarries,...

Original post made by Ptown on Sep. 23, 2021
There are no comments yet. 86 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton City Council 'reluctantly' agrees to switch to district-based elections

With a threat to file a suit over Pleasanton's current at-large electoral system looming, the Pleasanton City Council unanimously...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2021
Last comment by John B, on Sep 23, 2021 at 3:27 pm | 2 comments | 2741 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Livermore council chooses top 30 applicants to interview for General Plan Advisory Committee

The Livermore City Council selected its top 30 contenders to interview for the new General Plan Advisory Committee during...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2021
Last comment by Pweekly reader, on Sep 22, 2021 at 11:10 pm | 1 comment | 1450 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton could pursue district-based council elections after attorney threatens to sue city alleging 'racially polarized' voting

A hefty Pleasanton City Council meeting agenda on Tuesday night includes a proposal to transition to district-based elections,...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2021
Last comment by PLSN Resident, on Sep 22, 2021 at 3:30 pm | 7 comments | 3359 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Glazer among lawmakers targeting reforms to California's recall process

After beating back an effort to oust Gov. Gavin Newsom, Democratic lawmakers began to set the stage Wednesday for reforming...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2021
Last comment by BobB, on Sep 22, 2021 at 8:47 am | 6 comments | 1845 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Equity gaps are focus of special Pleasanton Unified board meeting on Tuesday

Pleasanton Unified School District's recent progress toward removing systemic academic barriers and improving educational...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2021
Last comment by MichaelB, on Sep 22, 2021 at 5:03 am | 4 comments | 1617 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

What a Week: Who do you represent? PUSD ponders area-based elections

Pleasanton Unified has tapped the brakes to slow down its consideration of an in-house proposal to shift Board of Trustees...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2021
Last comment by Joe V, on Sep 21, 2021 at 3:51 pm | 6 comments | 2182 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon: Man found guilty of killing Cal High student in 2018

A jury convicted a Fremont man Wednesday of second-degree murder for the killing of a San Ramon high school student in 2018,...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2021
Last comment by Willy, on Sep 21, 2021 at 2:50 pm | 1 comment | 6407 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police: Two bodies found in car parked on Pleasanton street

A man and a woman were discovered dead inside a car parked on Pimlico Drive on the northeast side of Pleasanton on Saturday...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2021
Last comment by Claudette McDermott, on Sep 20, 2021 at 10:27 am | 1 comment | 15310 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

What a Week: 'And the winner is…'

One of our projects at home for 2021 has been to watch all of the Oscar-winning Best Pictures in order. We've finished the...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2021
Last comment by keeknlinda, on Sep 17, 2021 at 5:16 pm | 2 comments | 1199 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton Unified proceeding with plans for by-trustee-area elections

The Pleasanton school board will work through a range of items, from by-trustee-area elections to site improvement projects...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2021
Last comment by Truth, on Sep 17, 2021 at 3:07 pm | 7 comments | 3802 Views

SPORTS

Twins might be one of EBAL's best sibling athlete combos ever

Grayce and Kenny Olson may be the one of the top sister-brother athletic combos ever in EBAL. Grayce is a four-year starter...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2021
Last comment by Gary Peete, on Sep 17, 2021 at 12:01 pm | 1 comment | 4955 Views
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