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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

More catalytic converter thefts in our neighborhoods

In the past few weeks, the catalytic converters have been stolen from my Toyota and my neighbor's Honda. This is the second...

Original post made by Manfred on Jul. 5, 2021
Last comment by J Tucker, on Jul 6, 2021 at 10:33 am | 4 comments | 1533 Views

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It's a date: Newsom recall election set for Sept. 14

After months of uncertainty, the second recall election in California history will be Sept. 14, Lt. Gov. Eleni Kounalakis...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2021
Last comment by Jake Waters, on Jul 5, 2021 at 10:14 am | 1 comment | 3001 Views

AROUND TOWN

Red Cross Blood Drive - Friday, July 16

Red Cross Blood Drive in Pleasanton Friday, July 16, 2021 from 10am to 4pm at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day...

Original post made by Ken mano on Jul. 2, 2021
There are no comments yet. 291 Views

AROUND TOWN

Who was Bucky Santos?

Does anyone know who Bucky Santos (1961 ~ 1971) was, and how he died so young? The lake on the Thermo Fischer Scientific...

Original post made by Bryant Annenberg on Jul. 2, 2021
There are no comments yet. 125 Views

AROUND TOWN

Livermore: Community group sues city for approving affordable housing development downtown

Community group Save Livermore Downtown has filed a lawsuit against the city of Livermore, challenging the City Council's...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2021
Last comment by Rich Buckley, on Jul 2, 2021 at 10:17 am | 11 comments | 6686 Views

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New PDA executive director announces Main Street America accreditation

The Pleasanton Downtown Association’s newly installed executive director, Zac Grant, recently announced the association's...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2021
Last comment by Willy, on Jul 1, 2021 at 11:41 am | 1 comment | 3286 Views

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City issues community survey on housing in Pleasanton

Pleasanton officials have launched an online survey to gather community input as part of the process to draft the city's...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2021
Last comment by Barbara Costello, on Jun 30, 2021 at 10:58 am | 1 comment | 2790 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton: City names new teen poet laureate

Pleasanton has named Amador Valley High School senior Nikita Jayaprakash to be the city's 2021-22 teen poet laureate after...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2021
Last comment by Jennifer Pauli, on Jun 30, 2021 at 3:12 am | 2 comments | 5662 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tri-Valley students nominated to military service academies

U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell hosted a reception last week at Dublin City Hall in honor of the 10 students from his 15th Congressional...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2021
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jun 29, 2021 at 11:47 am | 2 comments | 4461 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Staying Healthy: Pleasanton man's new book is plea for better patient care

If Allen Long learned one thing from working as a certified nursing assistant at an inner-city 'safety net' hospital, it...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2021
Last comment by Elizabetha Sibley, on Jun 29, 2021 at 6:04 am | 1 comment | 3522 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Livermore couple open downtown bakery in honor of their late daughter

Aimee and Bryan first launched Wingen Bakery from their home last year so they could be full-time caretakers to their infant...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2021
Last comment by Felipe Tonello, on Jun 28, 2021 at 11:28 pm | 3 comments | 8054 Views

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Pleasanton man's new book is plea for better patient care

If Allen Long learned one thing from working as a certified nursing assistant at an inner-city "safety net" hospital, it...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2021
There are no comments yet. 464 Views

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PUSD classified staff denounce 'shameful' salary raises for administration

Proposed pay increases for Pleasanton Unified School District's administrative cabinet are raising eyebrows among rank-and-file...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2021
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jun 28, 2021 at 11:18 am | 16 comments | 6942 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Debate on future of water in Pleasanton erupts as council reviews plan for treating PFAS contamination in city wells

A presentation on cleaning up Pleasanton's contaminated groundwater wells to the tune of $46M morphed into a discussion about...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2021
Last comment by Shpcapt, on Jun 27, 2021 at 5:54 pm | 8 comments | 7935 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Economic forecast mostly favorable for Pleasanton Unified

Despite student enrollment taking a hit this last academic year, Pleasanton Unified School District's budget outlook has...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2021
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Jun 27, 2021 at 7:58 am | 7 comments | 3846 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Guest Opinion: State Legislature may soon destroy California as we know it

State lawmakers have decided that they know better than the rest of us how we should live. Read the full story here https://www.pleasantonweekly.com/print/story/2021/06/25/guest-op...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2021
Last comment by Dave Wilson, on Jun 27, 2021 at 7:45 am | 1 comment | 377 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill High Students Awarded Rotary North Scholarships

Reflecting their outstanding academic performance, school activities and community service, three graduating seniors from...

Original post made by Jim Brice on Jun. 26, 2021
There are no comments yet. 528 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Guest Opinion: State Legislature may soon destroy California as we know it

State lawmakers have decided that they know better than the rest of us how we should live. That is the message Sacramento...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2021
Last comment by Becky, on Jun 24, 2021 at 6:08 pm | 26 comments | 6947 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Preps: Basking in return of local horse racing, my thoughts are also with another Amador buddy now gone

Last weekend brought live horse racing back to the Alameda County Fairgrounds, and it brought back live racing fans as well....

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2021
Last comment by Kindness to animals, on Jun 24, 2021 at 6:08 am | 1 comment | 4311 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Two new principals hired at PUSD for 2021-22 school year

Pleasanton Unified School District will start the 2021-22 school year with new leadership in its ranks, after the Board of...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2021
Last comment by Amador Parent, on Jun 23, 2021 at 10:33 am | 2 comments | 5674 Views
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