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Police: Cellphone (hands-free) at play for driver in San Ramon crash that killed NFL's Knapp

The driver who caused the summertime crash that killed NFL assistant coach Greg Knapp was glancing at his hands-free cellphone...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2021
Last comment by Gene, on Oct 11, 2021 at 10:07 am | 5 comments | 7128 Views

AROUND TOWN

Valley Views: Come back, customer service

It all started with the gas pumps ... OK, I adjusted to pumping my own gas. Now my challenge is self-checkouts in the grocery...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2021
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Oct 8, 2021 at 5:15 pm | 3 comments | 3169 Views

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Drought: Water rates for DSRSD customers to increase next month

With reservoir levels shrinking during another 'critically dry year, Stage 2 water shortage rates will go into effect next...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2021
Last comment by Joe V, on Oct 8, 2021 at 12:07 pm | 1 comment | 3390 Views

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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 Tim, on Oct 7, 2021 at 8:15 am | 32 comments | 24786 Views

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Pleasanton council expected to declare water shortage, mandate 15% reductions in use

The Pleasanton City Council is expected to declare a local drought emergency and water shortage, along with imposing a 15%...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2021
Last comment by BobB, on Oct 6, 2021 at 7:25 pm | 8 comments | 4094 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Las Positas College breaks ground on new Measure A projects

Las Positas College in Livermore will soon have an academic support and office building, public safety complex/advanced manufacturing...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2021
There are no comments yet. 2386 Views

SPORTS

Pleasanton Preps: Amador, Foothill set sights on football division titles as league play begins

Can each of the Pleasanton schools win an EBAL title? Absolutely, but it will be tougher for the Dons in the incredibly tough...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2021
Last comment by trios, on Oct 5, 2021 at 7:47 pm | 1 comment | 3278 Views

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Pleasanton: Castlewood in midst of serious water shortage with SFPUC well pump failures

The Castlewood community is facing a significant water supply breakdown that could extend into at least Monday amid pump...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2021
Last comment by keeknlinda, on Oct 4, 2021 at 12:43 pm | 2 comments | 4707 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 SteveO, on Oct 2, 2021 at 10:33 am | 7 comments | 15250 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton council passes active ground-floor use policy

Businesses occupying ground-floor units on Main Street in downtown Pleasanton will now be required to have fully 'active'...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2021
Last comment by 50 Years Here, on Oct 2, 2021 at 9:37 am | 6 comments | 5209 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Hyundai Women in Stem Scholarship 2021: Winner from Pleasanton Esha Cyril

Esha Cyril, a current senior at Quarry Lane School in Dublin and a resident of Pleasanton, is one of the five winners and...

Original post made by Member on Oct. 1, 2021
There are no comments yet. 499 Views

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Pleasanton: Council, school board set for virtual joint meeting

The annual joint meeting of the Pleasanton City Council and Pleasanton Unified School District trustees will be held virtually...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2021
Last comment by Kevin, on Oct 1, 2021 at 9:24 pm | 5 comments | 2255 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Student COVID vaccinations: California becomes first state to require them for kids 12 and up

Gov. Gavin Newsom added COVID-19 to the list of diseases students must get a vaccination for to attend school. Read the...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2021
Last comment by BobB, on Oct 1, 2021 at 7:49 pm | 10 comments | 4137 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Mail thieves strike post office in Pleasanton

United States Postal Service inspectors confirmed they are investigating a break-in that took place on Sunday at the USPS...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2021
Last comment by Willy, on Oct 1, 2021 at 10:51 am | 3 comments | 8374 Views

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Eugene O'Neill Festival returns to Danville this month

The Eugene O'Neill Festival makes its return, with virtual presentations as well as live events, to celebrate the renowned...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2021
Last comment by Dolores Fox Ciardelli, on Oct 1, 2021 at 10:43 am | 1 comment | 2322 Views

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California vaccine mandate: Most health care workers are complying, hospitals say

As the state's COVID-19 vaccination mandate kicks in Thursday, several large hospital systems say 90% or more of their employees...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2021
Last comment by Jake Waters, on Oct 1, 2021 at 10:15 am | 2 comments | 2088 Views

SPORTS

Pleasanton Preps: Foothill football storms back for 21-17 win at Amador

It sounds like an over-used sports cliche, but learning from a loss can be important for team maturity. For Amador Valley,...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2021
Last comment by Foothill Visting Stands Attendee , on Sep 29, 2021 at 8:37 pm | 1 comment | 10696 Views

AROUND TOWN

Who's dying in California from COVID-19?

California's COVID-19 deaths are skewing younger, with the average age dropping seven years in September. Death rates are...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2021
Last comment by Kevin, on Sep 29, 2021 at 7:11 pm | 1 comment | 2618 Views

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New Altamont Pass wind farm aims to bring clean energy to residents, businesses

The Altamont Pass in Livermore is officially home to the new Scott Haggerty Wind Energy Center, a re-powered source of clean...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2021
Last comment by Rich Buckley, on Sep 29, 2021 at 7:00 am | 2 comments | 3317 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Livermore news site to launch next month

Embarcadero Media Group, parent company of the Pleasanton Weekly and DanvilleSanRamon.com, is launching a community news...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2021
Last comment by Gina Channell, Publisher, on Sep 28, 2021 at 2:18 pm | 3 comments | 2647 Views
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