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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Dianne Howell named Pleasanton school district's assistant superintendent of HR

Pleasanton's school board last night appointed Dianne Howell as permanent assistant superintendent of human resources Tuesday...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2016
Last comment by Meredith Bauer, on Jan 13, 2016 at 9:34 am | 3 comments | 5294 Views

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Around Pleasanton

If you think new police chiefs are being appointed more frequently in Pleasanton, you're right. This week, Capt. Michael...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2007
Last comment by ray mccloud, on Aug 10, 2007 at 10:33 am | 1 comment | 5294 Views

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Total number of jobs decreases in Alameda County, but so does unemployment rate

Bay Area jobless numbers dropped in April after a small uptick in March, part of a statewide and national trend, according...

Original post made on May. 19, 2012
Last comment by Beware, on May 20, 2012 at 5:00 pm | 4 comments | 5294 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman found dead in brush at Dublin BART station

The Alameda County Coroner's Office have identified the woman whose body was found in the brush last week near the East Dublin/Pleasanton...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 26, 2012 at 5:06 pm | 3 comments | 5294 Views

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4.0 magnitude earthquake reported by USGS

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.0 struck at 9 p.m. today near Danville. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2008
Last comment by FaTMollY, on Oct 25, 2008 at 8:38 am | 11 comments | 5293 Views

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State controller wants community college payrolls made public

State Controller John Chiang has asked California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott to make public data showing compensation...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2011
Last comment by Gina, on Aug 5, 2011 at 10:59 pm | 21 comments | 5293 Views

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Firefighters rescue woman from burning structure in Livermore

Firefighters Friday rescued a woman trapped inside a locked room at a residential motel in Livermore that was on fire. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2013
Last comment by Arnold, on Jun 24, 2013 at 8:02 pm | 17 comments | 5292 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman leads police on chase over I-80 and I-680

A Granite Bay woman led California Highway Patrol officers on a high-speed chase covering more than 100 miles Friday morning...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2012
Last comment by Truth, on Mar 15, 2012 at 7:28 pm | 8 comments | 5292 Views

RESTAURANTS

A Pleasanton Food Blog

Someone started a blog on food in Pleasanton. Looks good. http://eatinginpleasanton.com/...

Original post made by Stacey on Jan. 31, 2008
Last comment by Stacey, on Jun 7, 2011 at 6:09 pm | 5 comments | 5291 Views

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Free outdoor movies start downtown on Thursday night

Drive-in movies are coming back to Pleasanton, but this time you don't need a car and can just walk into a park for an evening...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2009
Last comment by jenelle dronkers, on Jul 25, 2009 at 7:22 pm | 14 comments | 5291 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Chinese restaurant robbed at gunpoint

An armed robber held up Gold Chopsticks Chinese restaurant Dec. 3 but didn't get any money from the register. Jenny Ling,...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2011
Last comment by Miss Vivian, on Dec 12, 2011 at 1:02 pm | 13 comments | 5291 Views

AROUND TOWN

Starbucks Plastic Cups-Recyclable?

I remember checking about Starbucks plastic cups, and they were the wrong shape to put in the blue recycle bin. Something...

Original post made by Wendy on Jul. 23, 2012
Last comment by kolohe, on Jul 26, 2012 at 11:08 am | 6 comments | 5290 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton hotel closing

I had rented a room at the Pleasanton Hotel for an event next month, today I was informed by a staff member that the property...

Original post made by Willis on Dec. 12, 2008
Last comment by canon lenses, on Aug 27, 2010 at 6:17 pm | 34 comments | 5289 Views

AROUND TOWN

Handyman service anyone??

Does anyone know of a good handyman service here in Pleasanton? If so do you also know what their hourly rates are? I need...

Original post made by Help Needed on Dec. 3, 2009
Last comment by steve, on Dec 7, 2009 at 7:35 pm | 13 comments | 5289 Views

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Castlewood management and union no closer to a deal

The stalemate between Castlewood Country Club and its locked-out workers continues despite another negotiation session yesterday. Read...

Original post made on May. 19, 2010
Last comment by Observer, on Jun 7, 2010 at 5:18 pm | 40 comments | 5289 Views

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Ex-Granada High teacher sentenced to 3 years in prison for sex assault, but then released

A female former Livermore high school teacher was sentenced Tuesday to three years in state prison for sexually assaulting...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2013
Last comment by Right, on Aug 18, 2013 at 6:51 pm | 2 comments | 5289 Views

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Dublin post office to be named for Dr. Jim Kohnen

A Congressional bill to name the U.S. Post Office in Dublin as the "James 'Jim' Kohnen Post Office" passed the House of Representatives...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2014
Last comment by sports park, on Jun 25, 2014 at 12:36 pm | 2 comments | 5289 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Rhode Island High School Fires Entire Teaching Staff

Cedar Falls High School in Rhode Island was identified as one of the poorest performing high schools in the state. The school...

Original post made by Ptown resident on Feb. 24, 2010
Last comment by guess what, on Mar 2, 2010 at 9:31 am | 30 comments | 5288 Views

AROUND TOWN

Inactive & Returning Catholics

The event is from 7-9 p.m. April 7 - May 12 meeting every Wednesday at St. Elizabeth Seton Church, 4001 Stoneridge Dr. Inactive...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 13, 2010 at 3:48 pm | 56 comments | 5288 Views

AROUND TOWN

Homeowners win and lose at City Hall

It's been said that in Pleasanton, homeowners who object to changes in their neighborhoods win when they take their complaints...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2014
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Nov 30, 2014 at 7:34 am | 23 comments | 5288 Views
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