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Guest Opinion: Setting the record straight on districting, and moving forward in a civil manner

The four public meetings are archived on the city of Pleasanton website for you to review. Comments about the map's legality,...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2022
Last comment by Michael Austin , on Mar 12, 2022 at 7:57 pm | 5 comments | 2254 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

A defiant pep talk, a gas rebate: What Gov. Newsom offered in State of the State

In his State of the State address, Gov. Gavin Newsom pledged some relief from high gas prices, but mostly promoted the "California...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2022
Last comment by Jake Waters, on Mar 12, 2022 at 8:04 am | 3 comments | 2193 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD board to discuss more optimistic budget update

Trustees at the Pleasanton Unified School District are set to hear the latest news on the district's finances in a presentation...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2022
Last comment by Truth, on Mar 10, 2022 at 2:44 pm | 1 comment | 1667 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Details emerge about fatal motorcycle crash on I-580 in Tri-Valley

A Stockton man was killed after his motorcycle crashed into a van and then he was run over by a big-rig on Interstate 580...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2022
Last comment by My opinion, on Mar 10, 2022 at 12:17 pm | 1 comment | 3778 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alameda County aligns with state's new school masking guidelines

The Alameda County Public Health Department has announced that it will align with the state's updated masking policy for...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2022
Last comment by RobertD., on Mar 9, 2022 at 10:05 pm | 2 comments | 9484 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Zone 7 receives increased water allocation for 2022; mandatory conservation still in effect

Zone 7 Water Agency announced last week that an increased water allocation of 15% will be given for this year from the State...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2022
There are no comments yet. 2291 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Temperatures rising up

With temperatures rising up it’s time for every drivers or adults to minimize using those things that blows heat or create...

Original post made by Erlinda on Mar. 9, 2022
Last comment by Cosmic-Charlie, on Mar 9, 2022 at 5:25 pm | 1 comment | 411 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Livermore school district's parcel tax election to move forward following lawsuit

After facing a lawsuit filed by two local taxpayer groups, Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District's May 3 special...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2022
Last comment by Naveed Khan, on Mar 8, 2022 at 5:13 pm | 1 comment | 4049 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bauer-Kahan addresses terror symbols, illegal dumping, guns in new bill package

Assemblymember Rebecca Bauer-Kahan has introduced her 2022 bill package that focuses on district and statewide priorities,...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2022
Last comment by MichaelB, on Mar 6, 2022 at 11:09 am | 3 comments | 2933 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

As Russian invasion continues, local Ukrainians find allies in their communities

Sohan Pannu also felt a personal connection to the horrors unfolding half a world away. A sophomore at Foothill High School...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2022
There are no comments yet. 1678 Views

AROUND TOWN

Editorial: Elections have consequences, as do election maps

Elections have consequences. Read the full story here https://www.pleasantonweekly.com/print/story/2022/03/04/editorial-elections-have-consequences-as-do-election-maps...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2022
Last comment by Michael Austin , on Mar 4, 2022 at 11:01 am | 3 comments | 1560 Views

AROUND TOWN

Split vote decides Pleasanton city election map

The process to divide the city of Pleasanton into four districts for future elections is ending with the City Council divided...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2022
Last comment by dknute, on Mar 3, 2022 at 12:20 pm | 1 comment | 5921 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CPC Danville offers Four $3,000 College Scholarships to High School Seniors

CPC Danville, a community church in the San Ramon Valley, is offering college scholarships to four graduating high school...

Original post made by FOR the Valley Staff on Mar. 3, 2022
There are no comments yet. 552 Views

AROUND TOWN

Editorial: City's district election map, up for key vote Tuesday, reeks of gerrymandering

Three city council members voted on Thursday to advance a district election map that feels very gerrymandered and splits...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2022
Last comment by Gary Sabo, on Mar 2, 2022 at 1:25 pm | 6 comments | 5034 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Amid state's new school masking policy, Tri-Valley districts await county guidance

In light of Gov. Gavin Newsom's announcement Monday that the state would be adopting new masking policies in schools, Tri-Valley...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2022
Last comment by Jake Waters, on Mar 2, 2022 at 9:20 am | 1 comment | 2796 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alameda County homeless count conducted after delay due to COVID

Alameda County's homeless residents suffered through a cold night before volunteers counted them last Wednesday morning in...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2022
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Mar 1, 2022 at 8:31 pm | 2 comments | 3338 Views

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Pleasanton Senior students receive Juanita Haugen Scholarships

Community of Character Collaborative announces Juanita Haugen Memorial Scholarship Recipients Four high school seniors...

Original post made by Ken mano on Mar. 1, 2022
There are no comments yet. 1778 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bay Area legislators back sanctions on Russia after Ukraine invasion

With the Russian Federation launching a full-scale invasion of Ukraine, Rep. Eric Swalwell on Thursday denounced Russian...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2022
Last comment by Michael Austin , on Feb 28, 2022 at 7:35 pm | 16 comments | 2889 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Report sheds light on enrollment decline at Pleasanton Unified

Pleasanton Unified School District has lost approximately 700 students over the past five years, particularly at the elementary...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2022
Last comment by BobB, on Feb 27, 2022 at 1:20 pm | 28 comments | 5886 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police fatally shoot man outside apartment in Pleasanton

Police officers fatally shot a man who allegedly approached them with a knife in hand after initially barricading himself...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2022
Last comment by paine, on Feb 24, 2022 at 7:43 pm | 7 comments | 7965 Views
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2022 guide to summer camps

Looking for something for the kids to do this summer, learn something new and have fun? The Summer Camp Guide features local camps for all ages and interests.

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