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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Dirty City Politics - Replacing another park with parking without regard to residents’ welfare

Here we go again. Pleasanton’s Park and Recreation Commission are playing to political special interest groups. The Bicentennial...

Original post made by Unbelievable on Sep. 20, 2020
Last comment by Nolan, on Sep 23, 2020 at 3:48 pm | 14 comments | 1104 Views

AROUND TOWN

COVID-19: Alameda County upgraded to red tier under state blueprint

Alameda County advanced out of the purple tier and into the red tier in the state's COVID-19 blueprint on Tuesday, but county...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2020
Last comment by BobB, on Sep 23, 2020 at 2:16 pm | 4 comments | 5697 Views

AROUND TOWN

Livermore city candidate forum set for Tuesday evening

The two candidates for mayor of Livermore and both candidates for Livermore City Council District 3 are scheduled to participate...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2020
Last comment by Barbara Hill, on Sep 22, 2020 at 5:32 pm | 4 comments | 2250 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD, city holding annual joint meeting on Tuesday night

For the first time, the Pleasanton City Council and Pleasanton Unified School District trustees will hold their annual joint...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2020
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Sep 22, 2020 at 1:19 pm | 2 comments | 1711 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Paint Pleasanton 2020' to exhibit online

"Paint Pleasanton," the annual art happening when the entire city becomes an art studio, will take place Sept. 21-27, but...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2020
Last comment by Margo, on Sep 22, 2020 at 12:43 pm | 1 comment | 2150 Views

AROUND TOWN

Is the Bi-Centennial Home in danger

My friend who lives in the apartments next to the Bi-Centennial house had a notice left on his door that there is a measure...

Original post made by Vineyard Tom on Sep. 22, 2020
Last comment by Billie, on Sep 22, 2020 at 11:05 am | 1 comment | 197 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Weekly moderating Pleasanton school board candidate forum on Sept. 21

The Pleasanton Weekly is moderating a forum for the Pleasanton Unified School District Board of Trustees candidates online...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2020
Last comment by Naveed Khan, on Sep 21, 2020 at 1:08 pm | 1 comment | 1706 Views

AROUND TOWN

DUSD Trustee Catherine Kuo running unopposed on Area 3 ballot

First-year incumbent Catherine Kuo is running uncontested in the Nov. 3 general election for Dublin Unified School District...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2020
There are no comments yet. 1935 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Planning Commission alternate Dawn Plants seeks spot on Dublin City Council

With roots in Dublin stretching back 40 years, longtime local Dawn Plants said she's running in the Nov. 3 Dublin City Council...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2020
There are no comments yet. 8869 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Livermore native Pete Patterson running for City Council District 3

Campaigning for Livermore City Council District 3, resident Pete Patterson was inspired to run for public office for the...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2020
Last comment by Jeremy Walsh, editor, on Sep 19, 2020 at 5:40 pm | 3 comments | 2797 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Waiver possible to reopen Pleasanton Schools???

I read that there is a possibility of our superintendent of obtaining a waiver to re-open (partially re-open?) our schools....

Original post made by Helen on Sep. 19, 2020
There are no comments yet. 266 Views

SPORTS

Nine candidates strive to separate themselves in crowded Dublin City Council contest

The nine candidates for Dublin City Council sounded off during an online forum hosted by the Pleasanton Weekly last week,...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2020
There are no comments yet. 3299 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton USD could seek waiver to reopen for elementary students

A new "window of opportunity" recently opened that could allow Pleasanton USD to take the first step towards reopening some...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2020
Last comment by SR, on Sep 18, 2020 at 3:03 pm | 6 comments | 5024 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

News Digest: Elementary waiver update, Livermore small business grants & Foothill alum advances in international video contest

The deadline for local school districts to apply for a waiver from the Alameda County Public Health Department to allow some...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2020
Last comment by Bill Brasky, on Sep 18, 2020 at 1:48 pm | 2 comments | 2309 Views

RESTAURANTS

Celebrating Dublin Pride Week (for next five weeks)

Dublin Pride Week, the city's annual weeklong series of events promoting volunteerism and environmental awareness, is going...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2020
Last comment by Matt, on Sep 18, 2020 at 4:30 am | 1 comment | 2466 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton: Residents oppose removal of tree that city officials call a public safety hazard

One of the largest and oldest trees in Pleasanton is set to be cut down on Tuesday after contracting an incurable sulphur...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2020
Last comment by Mimayo, on Sep 17, 2020 at 11:14 pm | 19 comments | 8791 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Candidates For Mayor

Questions to the three candidates for mayor of Pleasanton. Monith Ilvavarasan answered my written questions first person. Karla...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Aug. 29, 2020
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Sep 17, 2020 at 9:08 am | 8 comments | 503 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton Preps: Reflecting on 9/11 and that first football game back at Monte Vista

Last week was the 19th anniversary of 9/11, and every year the memories of the terrorist attacks on the United States tear...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2020
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Sep 16, 2020 at 9:54 pm | 3 comments | 2181 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Staying Healthy: Smoke and ash abound in Tri-Valley skies

Recent wildfires have been a particular challenge this year, and one noticeable impact of the raging flames is the unhealthy...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2020
Last comment by Rich Buckley, on Sep 15, 2020 at 6:53 pm | 5 comments | 3255 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Camper trailer crash snarls I-680 traffic

A pickup truck towing a camper trailer crashed on Interstate 680 between Danville and Alamo late Monday morning, hurling...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2020
Last comment by Carole Lee Manning, on Sep 15, 2020 at 4:59 pm | 1 comment | 2212 Views
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