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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Insulate Yourself from Rip-offs, Scams and Cons

Learn what you can do to insulate yourself, your parents, and even your kids from getting ripped off by learning how to protect...

Original post made by Frank Napoleon on Aug. 9, 2022
There are no comments yet. 375 Views

SPORTS

'It is a game-changer'

EBAL has long been one the best high school athletic leagues in Northern California. The schools are in wonderful communities,...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2022
Last comment by Rich Shinn, on Aug 9, 2022 at 3:22 pm | 1 comment | 1463 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police and Community of Character to the Rescue

During registration at the Pleasanton Unified School District, it was found that there were many students in need of a backpack...

Original post made by Ken mano on Aug. 9, 2022
There are no comments yet. 453 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police: No injuries after gunshots in Pleasanton hotel parking lot

The Pleasanton Police Department closed a stretch of Johnson Drive for nearly two hours as officers investigated gunfire...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2022
Last comment by Carl, on Aug 9, 2022 at 9:35 am | 6 comments | 7384 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Parkside residents push back on plan to build recycled water fill station in neighborhood

On July 19, some Parkside residents voiced their concerns to the Pleasanton City Council about a proposed recycled water...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2022
Last comment by Rich Buckley, on Aug 9, 2022 at 8:32 am | 17 comments | 4854 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Livermore citizen group sues city for not processing Eden Housing referendum

Newly formed community group Move Eden Housing filed a lawsuit in Alameda County Superior Court last Monday, taking their...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2022
Last comment by Willy, on Aug 8, 2022 at 10:54 am | 1 comment | 2139 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Can Californians afford electric cars? Wait lists for rebates are long and some programs have shut down

State funding is insufficient so lower-income residents have trouble getting their subsidies. Read the full story here https://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2022/08/07/can-californ...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2022
Last comment by MichaelB, on Aug 8, 2022 at 10:24 am | 3 comments | 1516 Views

AROUND TOWN

It's not Pickleball, but Pick-it-All!

I've discovered a rewarding pastime that involves fresh air, exercise, and a sense of accomplishment in a world where problems...

Original post made by Frank Napoleon on Aug. 7, 2022
There are no comments yet. 662 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Go Green Initiative Hiring Local College Grads

Pleasanton-based nonprofit, Go Green Initiative, is hiring local talent! We are hiring staff for projects in Pleasanton...

Original post made by Jill Buck on Aug. 4, 2022
There are no comments yet. 179 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton resident, Concord principal Fey picked to lead Amador Valley High School

The Pleasanton school board recently announced that Jonathan Fey, a local resident who has worked in the Mt. Diablo Unified...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2022
Last comment by Apples, on Aug 4, 2022 at 4:08 pm | 1 comment | 6085 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Swalwell bill aims to increase affordable housing for teachers

U.S. Reps. Eric Swalwell (D-Livermore) and Jahana Hayes (D-Conn.) have introduced a bill aimed at assisting teachers with...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2022
Last comment by SHale99, on Aug 4, 2022 at 4:03 pm | 2 comments | 1667 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Residents speak up to council against rezoning Pleasanton school district office site for affordable housing

Several residents voiced their concerns regarding the 2023-31 Housing Element site list including the Pleasanton Unified...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2022
Last comment by Erlinda , on Aug 3, 2022 at 3:47 pm | 10 comments | 4295 Views

AROUND TOWN

Delaney Roehrs receives the Las Positas College President’s Scholarship

Delaney Roehrs is a 2022 recipient of the Juanita Haugen Scholarship from the Community of Character. The Las Positas President’s...

Original post made by Ken mano on Aug. 2, 2022
There are no comments yet. 431 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Livermore downtown redevelopment debate heats up again

The contentious Eden Housing project planned for downtown Livermore continues to spur debate after the city's decision to...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2022
Last comment by JJ, on Aug 1, 2022 at 8:47 pm | 5 comments | 2315 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART reinstates face mask requirement; mandate effective immediately

BART's Board of Directors voted Thursday to reinstate a face mask requirement on its trains effective immediately. The board...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2022
Last comment by Rich K., on Aug 1, 2022 at 8:43 pm | 4 comments | 1965 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

EBAL football teams' biggest adversary? Money

The biggest adversary our local public school athletic teams face each year isn't their opponents -- it's the financial burden...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2022
Last comment by Get the Facts, on Aug 1, 2022 at 4:23 pm | 3 comments | 3016 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Still have questions about California's composting law? Here's what you need to know.

Many Bay Area cities and counties already had composting ordinances before SB 1383 became law in January. So are people supposed...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2022
Last comment by MichaelB, on Aug 1, 2022 at 8:47 am | 2 comments | 2093 Views

AROUND TOWN

Summer Celebration BBQ for Juanita Haugen Scholarships

Community of Character is Fund Raising for the Juanita Haugen Scholarships with a Summer Celebration - BBQ Fundraiser in...

Original post made by Ken mano on Jul. 31, 2022
There are no comments yet. 470 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton school board to vote on advancing $395M bond to November election

The Pleasanton school board is set to consider approving a resolution on Thursday that would order a school bond measure...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2022
Last comment by SHale99, on Jul 30, 2022 at 1:26 pm | 8 comments | 2220 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Council approves plans to continue Costco development project in Pleasanton

The Pleasanton City Council approved the revised traffic mitigation plans and proceedings to carry out the construction of...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2022
Last comment by SHale99, on Jul 29, 2022 at 1:33 pm | 3 comments | 6671 Views
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