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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Local congressman again pushes bill inspired by Kate Steinle's death

U.S. Rep. Mark DeSaulnier has reintroduced proposed legislation aimed at stopping law enforcement firearms from getting into...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2019
Last comment by Wombat, 40 minutes ago | 27 comments | 1663 Views

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Former Livermore mayoral candidate charged with threatening judge

A former Livermore mayoral candidate has been jailed after being charged last week with allegedly threatening to burn down...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2019
Last comment by saloni12, 1 hour ago | 4 comments | 1811 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton Preps: Foothill field renovations cutting it close for football season

The Foothill High School football program, which has been fighting an uphill battle with participation numbers in recent...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2019
Last comment by BobB, on Jul 19, 2019 at 1:42 pm | 19 comments | 2196 Views

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Editorial: Another successful County Fair in Pleasanton

We said a fond farewell to the 2019 Alameda County Fair earlier this month, with the 107th year seeing a spike in attendance,...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2019
Last comment by davidlee, on Jul 19, 2019 at 12:19 pm | 3 comments | 1512 Views

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Pleasanton: Commission advances downtown plan, urges city to focus more on parking

The proposed new Downtown Specific Plan is on track to head to the City Council in the coming weeks, but the public debate...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2019
Last comment by LBA, on Jul 19, 2019 at 10:11 am | 10 comments | 2199 Views

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What's next for Castlewood?

Castlewood Country Club members established they wanted the iconic club to remain independent into the future. Now selected...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2019
Last comment by Life member, on Jul 19, 2019 at 6:44 am | 1 comment | 2094 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton teens jump fence at high-security nuclear research facility

Two teens from Pleasanton jumped a fence at a nuclear reactor in Sunol on Wednesday afternoon, an Alameda County Sheriff's...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2019
Last comment by BobB, on Jul 18, 2019 at 8:09 pm | 29 comments | 3984 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Crews start construction on Amador Valley High parking lot project

Construction started onsite this week on the project to add a solar panel structure and reorient the Amador Valley High School...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2019
Last comment by Jeff, on Jul 18, 2019 at 5:53 am | 12 comments | 2506 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Jeffrey Williams becomes Pleasanton's new Ambassadog

Pleasanton has welcomed a new Ambassadog for the 2019-20 term with Jeffrey, a nearly 3-1/2-year-old mixed breed dog who is...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2019
Last comment by Peter Thomson, on Jul 17, 2019 at 10:06 pm | 5 comments | 2213 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Rep. Swalwell ends presidential campaign, vows to seek re-election to Congress

Tri-Valley Congressman Eric Swalwell officially ended his presidential bid on Monday after three months of campaigning, becoming...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2019
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent , on Jul 17, 2019 at 8:43 pm | 62 comments | 3016 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Land value growth sets record in Alameda County

Land in Alameda County reached a gross value record this fiscal year of $321.5 billion, according to an annual local assessment...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2019
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent , on Jul 17, 2019 at 7:52 pm | 6 comments | 1285 Views

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Letters

Schools look horrendous Read the full story here https://www.pleasantonweekly.com/print/story/2019/07/12/letters?fbclid=IwAR2lZvI13gAFYRUuOejuF1X-zKiKAzPOWi_ppJHPaVupCPwZuxLcYvZDJP...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2019
Last comment by Pleasanton Resident, on Jul 17, 2019 at 4:01 pm | 7 comments | 1324 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tri-Valley native among victims in string of off-roading deaths at Oceano Dunes

A man who grew up in the Tri-Valley died in an ATV collision last month at the Oceano Dunes State Vehicular Recreation Area,...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2019
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD surveying residents this summer about potential new $120M bond measure

PUSD plans to gauge the community’s interest and support this summer with a poll concerning a potential new $120 million...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2019
Last comment by Frankie, on Jul 16, 2019 at 9:29 pm | 33 comments | 2708 Views

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Livermore: Teen killed in shooting overnight, suspect on the loose

The Livermore Police Department is investigating the fatal shooting of a teenage boy Monday night near a fast-food restaurant...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2019
Last comment by LoveMyBoys, on Jul 15, 2019 at 7:55 am | 18 comments | 4920 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD board supports lease-leaseback process at special meeting

The Pleasanton school board last week unanimously approved a construction project bidding process called a lease-leaseback,...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2019
Last comment by Just wondering , on Jul 12, 2019 at 10:20 pm | 4 comments | 1229 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sheriff's deputy arrested on suspicion of DUI, assault in Livermore

An Alameda County sheriff's deputy was arrested in Livermore early in May on suspicion of drunk driving and assault, a sheriff's...

Original post made on May. 17, 2019
Last comment by Oliver Heaviside, on Jul 12, 2019 at 9:38 am | 8 comments | 3187 Views

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Tri-Valley nonprofit produces thought-provoking TV ad on organ donation

Donor Network West’s new commercial, airing on television and streaming services in Northern and Central California, focuses...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2019
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Jul 10, 2019 at 7:46 pm | 1 comment | 798 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Feasibility report represents key milestone for Valley Link project

The release of the Valley Link feasibility report for public review last month marked a major milestone for the commuter...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2019
Last comment by Vicky S, on Jul 10, 2019 at 11:48 am | 1 comment | 2041 Views

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Suspects identified in recent vandalism strikes on Pleasanton Middle School

Pleasanton Middle School officials have found the parties responsible for vandalizing the campus twice last week, following...

Original post made on May. 21, 2019
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jul 9, 2019 at 8:23 pm | 47 comments | 6799 Views
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Nominations due by Sept. 16

Pleasanton Weekly and DanvilleSanRamon.com are once again putting out a call for nominations and sponsorships for the annual Tri-Valley Heroes awards - our salute to the community members dedicated to bettering the Tri-Valley and the lives of its residents.

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