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Four Foothill girls share passion for the arts

Late last year, four Foothill High freshmen realized they wanted to help younger students express themselves through writing...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2020
There are no comments yet. 4019 Views

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Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce holding virtual trade show

The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce is hosting a virtual trade show promoting members of its "Circle of Influence" now through...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2020
There are no comments yet. 2649 Views

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Tim Talk: A Black conservative's view on race in America

Hoover Institution Senior Fellow Shelby Steele minces no words when he describes the current Black Lives Matter and other...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2020
Last comment by Olorin, on Jul 21, 2020 at 8:43 am | 3 comments | 1682 Views

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COVID-19 treatments, vaccines could be ready by early 2021, Fauci tells Stanford Medicine

The prognosis for getting a handle on COVID-19 could be good if the public is responsible for its actions and if scientific...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2020
Last comment by BobB, on Jul 15, 2020 at 1:21 pm | 17 comments | 4873 Views

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Editorial: The time for the first community debate on policing in Pleasanton is now

This precursor meeting some time in July, where the council will apparently try to limit public comment to only the draft...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2020
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Jul 3, 2020 at 5:06 pm | 30 comments | 12091 Views

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Pleasanton council OKs rental assistance program amid pandemic

Pleasanton residents financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic could be eligible to receive city money to help with their...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2020
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent , on Jun 28, 2020 at 9:28 am | 2 comments | 4721 Views

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Tri-Valley Haven display in honor of Juneteenth

Tri-Valley Haven is commemorating Juneteenth (which is Friday) with a special community display at its community building...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2020
Last comment by Olorin, on Jun 20, 2020 at 3:24 pm | 2 comments | 4204 Views

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Bauer-Kahan organizes online forum on parenting during COVID-19 crisis

In order to help parents and their children grapple with the isolation brought on by the county's shelter-in-place order,...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2020
Last comment by DKHSK, on Jun 18, 2020 at 9:33 am | 5 comments | 3162 Views

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Z-Cares invites people to spread joy and share 'What Makes Me Happy'

The Pleasanton-based Z-Cares Foundation has gone nationwide recently in its mission to help teens and families cope with...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2020
Last comment by Azriel Adelberg, on Jun 16, 2020 at 7:23 am | 1 comment | 5143 Views

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Tri-Valley mayors urge quicker reopening locally as county health lifts some restrictions

As Alameda County health officials relaxed some restrictions in their COVID-19 shelter order, the mayors of Pleasanton, Dublin...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2020
Last comment by highdiver, on Jun 12, 2020 at 5:44 pm | 25 comments | 10116 Views

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Swalwell BLM email

Our local congressman, [Portion removed for name-calling], sent an email today announcing new legislation that he will co-sponsor....

Original post made by PleasantonTaxpayer on Jun. 8, 2020
There are no comments yet. 964 Views

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Defund the Police

Defund the Police because that make so much sense, but it will save us all a lot of money...no more vehicle registration...

Original post made by Olorin on Jun. 7, 2020
There are no comments yet. 930 Views

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Pleasanton leaders need to make a statement on George Floyd

I am writing to urge the Mayor, the Police Chief and the City Manager of Pleasanton to release a statement condemning the...

Original post made by Rachel Wysong on Jun. 1, 2020
Last comment by DKHSK, on Jun 5, 2020 at 9:12 am | 133 comments | 7324 Views

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City of Pleasanton, PPD statement on killing of George Floyd

As shared on social media: During this time, no one can stand silent. Let us be clear and direct about where the City...

Original post made by Pleasanton Weekly staff on Jun. 3, 2020
There are no comments yet. 4981 Views

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Swalwell launches political action committee targeting key election races for Democrats

Tri-Valley Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Livermore) has announced the launch of a political action committee that aims to...

Original post made on May. 20, 2020
Last comment by DKHSK, on May 28, 2020 at 7:19 am | 107 comments | 7632 Views

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Alameda County eases restrictions for retail, other industries in latest health order

Six Bay Area jurisdictions slightly relaxed the region's COVID-19 coronavirus shelter-in-place order Monday, allowing multiple...

Original post made on May. 18, 2020
Last comment by DKHSK, on May 21, 2020 at 7:51 pm | 38 comments | 19465 Views

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Pleasanton: Residents without symptoms can now get COVID-19 test at fairgrounds

The COVID-19 regional testing site at the Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton will start its fourth week on Monday by...

Original post made on May. 17, 2020
Last comment by BobB, on May 21, 2020 at 10:46 am | 16 comments | 22019 Views

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Rare inflammatory disease, possibly tied to COVID-19, emerges in children

In what is now thought to be the first reported case of its kind, an infant with Kawasaki disease also tested positive in...

Original post made on May. 15, 2020
Last comment by Michael Austin, on May 17, 2020 at 5:22 pm | 8 comments | 4252 Views

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Pleasanton: Sanctuary City?

I think we should declare Pleasanton a Sanctuary city against the Governor's shelter in place requests. He's failing to...

Original post made by Pleasanton Parent on Apr. 28, 2020
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Apr 28, 2020 at 9:07 pm | 4 comments | 1564 Views

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Stanford Health Care to cut workers' wages by 20%

Employees of Stanford Health Care, including doctors and nurses who are caring for COVID-19 patients, will have their pay...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2020
Last comment by Jake Waters, on Apr 28, 2020 at 10:48 am | 50 comments | 13168 Views
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