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Pleasanton council capping contribution amount for city election candidates

Following extensive discussion about the role of money in local elections, the Pleasanton City Council unanimously agreed...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2021
Last comment by Matt Sullivan, 16 minutes ago | 2 comments | 259 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Sheriff's deputy charged with manslaughter, gun assault for 2018 fatal police shooting in Danville

Contra Costa DA has charged county sheriff's deputy Andrew Hall with felony counts of voluntary manslaughter and assault...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2021
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, 27 minutes ago | 6 comments | 582 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Enrollment boundary changes contemplated for Pleasanton Unified School District

Looking toward a future with lower projected growth than originally predicted, the Pleasanton Unified School District Board...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2021
Last comment by Rodger, 1 hour ago | 2 comments | 811 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Livermore: Community groups sue Alameda County for approving Aramis solar project

Save North Livermore Valley, joined by other citizen groups, followed through on its promise to file a lawsuit against Alameda...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2021
Last comment by Rich Buckley, 3 hours ago | 1 comment | 541 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

RE: Derek Chauvin verdict

Accountability. We can't bring back George Floyd, but today we got accountability for his murder and accountability is the...

Original post made by Isaiah Campbell, Tri-Valley for Black Lives on Apr. 20, 2021
Last comment by Gina Channell, Pleasanton Weekly Publisher, 3 hours ago | 21 comments | 657 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dublin council to decide whether to spend $10M on affordable housing project

The Dublin City Council on Tuesday is set to consider a proposal to build a 308-unit project near the West Dublin-Pleasanton...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2021
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, 14 hours ago | 8 comments | 3739 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton grocery store admits to price-gouging early in pandemic

Pleasanton grocery market Apna Bazar pleaded guilty on Monday to two misdemeanor counts of price-gouging for significant...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2021
Last comment by Flightops, 22 hours ago | 2 comments | 3033 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Chabad Center's 'attractive and contemporary' redesign draws city praise

A local synagogue's much-awaited remodel plans were praised by worshippers, neighbors and city officials alike before being...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2021
Last comment by Mr. Julius, on Apr 21, 2021 at 9:54 am | 1 comment | 1285 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Dr. Seuss' godson weighs in on the 'culture wars' uproar over decision to stop publishing several books

In an interview with our sister paper The Almanac, Michael Thompson reflects on the recent decision to halt publication of...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2021
Last comment by JohnsBells12, on Apr 21, 2021 at 1:09 am | 1 comment | 2668 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon: Resident group sues city over Costco gas station approval

A collection of residents have filed a lawsuit against the city of San Ramon over its approval of a 32-pump Costco gas station...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2021
Last comment by Matt Sullivan, on Apr 20, 2021 at 1:17 pm | 20 comments | 6922 Views

AROUND TOWN

Opinion | Nate Miley: Getting vaccinated is a community responsibility

As supervisor of a district heavily impacted by COVID, I am deeply concerned that despite overwhelming evidence of vaccine...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2021
Last comment by Kevin, on Apr 20, 2021 at 12:50 pm | 23 comments | 2348 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford-ValleyCare shutters LifeStyleRx gym, plans new medical services in its place

Stanford Health Care-ValleyCare permanently shut down its LifeStyleRx fitness center in Livermore earlier this month after...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2021
Last comment by Rodger, on Apr 20, 2021 at 10:19 am | 1 comment | 1852 Views

AROUND TOWN

Red Cross Blood Drive - May 14, 2021

Blood Donations help others during the pandemic Red Cross Blood Drive in Pleasanton Friday, May 14, 2021 from 10am to...

Original post made by Ken mano on Apr. 20, 2021
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AROUND TOWN

What a Week: Time to think redistricting

Should be a straightforward process, right? Not so much. Arduous is more like it. And that's just the literal process of...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2021
Last comment by sjd, on Apr 19, 2021 at 11:57 am | 2 comments | 1882 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton Unified tackling implicit bias and problematic disciplinary practices

Pleasanton Unified School District leadership will spend a three year period working with an outside consultant to identify...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2021
Last comment by Dennis Goode, on Apr 19, 2021 at 7:47 am | 5 comments | 3290 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton: Planning Commission nixes all-housing plan for Barone's Restaurant property

Backing the sentiments of many residents, the Pleasanton Planning Commission recently told the owners of Barone's Restaurant...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2021
Last comment by Guillermo M., on Apr 18, 2021 at 7:01 pm | 2 comments | 4655 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton couple shaken after armed robbery, praise police for 'job well done' in quick investigation

A Pleasanton couple are recovering and searching for answers after they were robbed at gunpoint in broad daylight outside...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2021
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Apr 18, 2021 at 9:25 am | 14 comments | 10449 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton: Alameda County Fair returning this year, shifting to October

After canceling in 2020 due to the pandemic, the Alameda County Fair is coming back in 2021 but has been rescheduled for...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2021
Last comment by Michael Austin , on Apr 17, 2021 at 7:32 am | 4 comments | 4015 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Da Boccery: Local restaurateurs bringing bocce back to Livermore

Livermore will again have a space that offers food, drink and bocce as the owners of Sauced BBQ and Plucked Chicken have...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2021
Last comment by Grumpy, on Apr 16, 2021 at 2:28 pm | 1 comment | 9454 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Protesters condemn fatal police shooting in Danville

Dozens of protesters marched through Danville on Sunday, coming out to condemn the death of 32-year-old Tyrell Wilson, who...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2021
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Apr 15, 2021 at 3:24 pm | 15 comments | 3942 Views
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