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Niles Canyon Railway offers trip back to region's train roots

All aboard! The Niles Canyon Railway gives Bay Area residents and visitors an opportunity to experience history first-hand...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2019
Last comment by Bobbie , on Sep 22, 2019 at 9:58 pm | 1 comment | 1992 Views

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News Digest: Forkful downtown next month & Foothill VP running for Dublin school board

The PDA is presenting its third annual Forkful event, a comprehensive culinary tour of downtown restaurants and dessert spots,...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2019
Last comment by pope john, on Sep 21, 2019 at 9:15 pm | 6 comments | 3686 Views

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Kamal Harris No Angle

It is my opinion that Senator Kamala Harris is the female version of Donald Trump....

Original post made by Michael Austin on Sep. 16, 2019
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Sep 19, 2019 at 7:35 pm | 10 comments | 423 Views

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Police: Teens arrested in string of smash-and-grabs from Pleasanton cars

Three teenagers were arrested on suspicion of smashing the windows of at least a dozen cars and stealing items from inside...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2019
Last comment by BobB, on Sep 19, 2019 at 3:10 pm | 44 comments | 5517 Views

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News Digest: Night Market back, Tango del Cielo at Firehouse & One last slide at Mission Hills

The NorCal Night Market is returning to the Alameda County Fairgrounds for the third time this year, with the popular event...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2019
Last comment by Laura, on Sep 19, 2019 at 2:51 pm | 1 comment | 1916 Views

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Popular Foothill High track coach becomes U.S. citizen after 16 years

A popular track coach at Foothill High School received a warm “welcome home” from the Pleasanton community when he was...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2019
Last comment by Congratulations!, on Sep 19, 2019 at 10:45 am | 3 comments | 1980 Views

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Suspect surrenders to Pleasanton PD after holing up for nearly a day

A 45-year-old man suspected of domestic violence was arrested without incident after holing up for nearly 20 hours in an...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2019
Last comment by Bill, on Sep 18, 2019 at 6:19 pm | 1 comment | 1946 Views

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Pleasanton council set for hearing on ax lounge permit

The Pleasanton City Council is scheduled to host a public hearing Tuesday night on an ax-throwing lounge proposed to move...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2019
Last comment by James Michael, on Sep 18, 2019 at 11:19 am | 5 comments | 2204 Views

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News Digest: New Hidden Canyon development, ACE Saturday service & Taste of Pleasanton

Hidden Canyon development Read the full story here https://www.pleasantonweekly.com/print/story/2019/09/06/news-digest-new-hidden-canyon-development-ace-saturday-service--taste-of-...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2019
Last comment by Barry, on Sep 18, 2019 at 8:12 am | 2 comments | 573 Views

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Five-year-old boy squeezes through Lydiksen fence during school

Lydiksen Elementary School is reviewing safety measures after a 5-year-old boy was able to slip through a chain-locked fence...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2019
Last comment by Jennifer, on Sep 17, 2019 at 2:39 pm | 29 comments | 4317 Views

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Pleasanton: Vice mayor calls for council review of ax-throwing lounge permit

The City Council will decide the fate of a proposed ax-throwing lounge after Vice Mayor Karla Brown called for a full council...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2019
Last comment by Bill, on Sep 17, 2019 at 2:00 pm | 60 comments | 4495 Views

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Everyone invited to interfaith picnic in Pleasanton

Interfaith Interconnect of the Tri-Valley will hold its seventh annual potluck picnic in recognition of International Peace...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2019
Last comment by Naveed Khan, on Sep 17, 2019 at 1:08 pm | 1 comment | 1130 Views

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Commission supports new houses on Stanley, redesign of 7-Eleven/Shell on Hopyard

The Pleasanton Planning Commission recently gave its endorsement to a pair of small-scale development projects that are due...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2019
Last comment by Why Not?, on Sep 17, 2019 at 11:19 am | 13 comments | 4175 Views

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Around Pleasanton: Remembering my friend, Independent editor Janet Armantrout

A graveside service was held Aug. 31 in Corvallis, Ore., for my longtime professional journalism colleague Janet Armantrout,...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2019
Last comment by Joe, on Sep 16, 2019 at 4:56 pm | 3 comments | 1801 Views

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BART board to take up proposed anti-panhandling law

BART will debate whether to ban panhandling in its stations and on its trains by the end of October. Read the full story...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2019
Last comment by Ed, on Sep 15, 2019 at 6:51 pm | 4 comments | 1031 Views

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Pleasanton: Council delays environmental consultant contract for mall apartments project

The Pleasanton City Council on Tuesday held off on hiring an environmental consultant to review the proposal from Simon Property...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2019
Last comment by DKHSK, on Sep 15, 2019 at 6:48 pm | 44 comments | 3689 Views

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Livermore voters to decide fate of city's attempted ban on flavored tobacco

The Livermore City Council on Monday reluctantly certified the validity of the flavored tobacco ban referendum petition the...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2019
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent , on Sep 14, 2019 at 10:00 pm | 4 comments | 2280 Views

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Pleasanton: Decade later, South Korea man pleads guilty for role in $60M scam

A South Korean citizen who was extradited 10 years after being charged in a $60 million investment fraud based in Pleasanton...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2019
Last comment by Steve, on Sep 14, 2019 at 1:31 pm | 1 comment | 1925 Views

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Rebecca Bauer-Kahan: A new voice in Sacramento

First-term Tri-Valley Assemblywoman Rebecca Bauer-Kahan, in an interview ahead of the new floor session, said staying true...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2019
Last comment by Dublinmike, on Sep 13, 2019 at 9:18 am | 16 comments | 3381 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Livermore CEO, Pleasanton doctor among those charged in alleged kickback scheme

Federal prosecutors in San Francisco on Thursday announced criminal charges against 28 people, including 13 doctors and a...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2019
Last comment by ME, on Sep 11, 2019 at 10:24 am | 3 comments | 8096 Views
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