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Red Cross to hold 4 blood drives in Pleasanton this month

The American Red Cross will hold four blood drives later this month in an effort to replenish supplies that typically dwindle...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2015
Last comment by Carol, on Jan 5, 2015 at 9:34 am | 1 comment | 5622 Views


Hamid pleads not guilty

Abdul Walid Hamid pled not guilty Thursday morning to charges of battery, grand theft, exhibition of a deadly weapon and...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2009
Last comment by Emily West, on Nov 19, 2009 at 10:57 am | 37 comments | 5622 Views


Parents quiz experts on new teaching and testing method

Parents last week got a taste of what their kids will be learning in a new educational model known as Common Core State Standards. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2014
Last comment by MAF, on Feb 8, 2014 at 8:07 am | 6 comments | 5621 Views


Head of the Class: Bull takes reins at Donlon

Bull, 43, is Donlon's new principal, but the city resident is no stranger to Pleasanton Unified. He worked for the past 15...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2015
Last comment by Shauna Johnson, on Sep 23, 2015 at 2:10 pm | 2 comments | 5621 Views


Pleasanton PTA seeks 'Excellence in Education' nominations

The Pleasanton Parent Teacher Association (PTA) Council is accepting nominations for the 25th annual Excellence in Education...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2015
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Sep 13, 2015 at 8:15 am | 11 comments | 5621 Views


Parkside residents push back on plan to build recycled water fill station in neighborhood

On July 19, some Parkside residents voiced their concerns to the Pleasanton City Council about a proposed recycled water...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2022
Last comment by Rich Buckley, on Aug 9, 2022 at 8:32 am | 17 comments | 5621 Views


Head of the Class: VillaseƱor settling in at Valley View

Soraya VillaseƱor was not planning on education as a profession. Read the full story here

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2017
Last comment by Calvin, on Oct 6, 2017 at 6:41 pm | 1 comment | 5620 Views


Woman arrested after Macy's clerk finds credit card being used wasn't hers

A San Leandro woman was arrested for several felonies at Macy's in the 1400 block of Stoneridge Mall Road when a clerk called...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 2, 2013 at 10:05 am | 6 comments | 5620 Views


Remembering Bob Athenour

Bob Athenour, a retired Amador Valley High School foreign language teacher who later helped form the Pleasanton-Tulancingo...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2020
Last comment by Penny Pickens, on Aug 23, 2020 at 8:20 am | 6 comments | 5620 Views


Driver of car that killed mother, baby in Livermore charged with murder

An alleged drunk driver was charged with two counts of murder Thursday for the deaths of a mother and her baby in a crash...

Original post made on May. 22, 2015
Last comment by Jtjh, on May 23, 2015 at 5:58 am | 4 comments | 5620 Views


Hurtling Down the Road to Serfdom, by John Stossel

If we continue down the Road to Serfdom, our destination will be a poorer society, high unemployment, stagnation and complacency....

Original post made by Pleasanton Mom on Feb. 11, 2010
Last comment by Rat Turd, on Feb 13, 2010 at 9:39 pm | 39 comments | 5619 Views


9-year-old Concord girl is Bay Area's first swine flu death

A 9-year-old Concord girl who had been diagnosed with the H1N1 virus died Friday, marking the Bay Area's first swine flu-related...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Jun 6, 2009 at 4:53 pm | 9 comments | 5619 Views


Mortgage default notices increase in Bay Area, statewide

A real estate tracking firm announced Wednesday mortgage default notices in the Bay Area were up by 17.6 percent in the first...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2009
Last comment by How I Lost Thirty Pounds in Thirty Days, on May 3, 2009 at 12:23 pm | 10 comments | 5618 Views


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 | 5618 Views


With stalemate, PUSD board returning for special meeting on school reopenings next week

After reaching a stalemate Thursday on reopening Pleasanton Unified School District for in-person learning, the Board of...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2021
Last comment by very trying times, on Feb 16, 2021 at 10:18 am | 10 comments | 5618 Views


New Altamont Pass wind farm aims to bring clean energy to residents, businesses

The Altamont Pass in Livermore is officially home to the new Scott Haggerty Wind Energy Center, a re-powered source of clean...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2021
Last comment by Rich Buckley, on Sep 29, 2021 at 7:00 am | 2 comments | 5618 Views


Surprise, Surprise...Here Comes the Censorship Doctrine...

And for an OBAMA / democrat encore, coming soon is their Censorship Doctrine (which they try to fool the public as they entitle...

Original post made by pete on Feb. 17, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Feb 23, 2009 at 9:58 am | 36 comments | 5617 Views


Sheriff's deputies beaten in Castro Valley fight

Two Alameda County sheriff's deputies were hospitalized after being beaten by three suspects while trying to break up a fight...

Original post made on May. 5, 2014
Last comment by George Zimmerman, on May 5, 2014 at 1:09 pm | 2 comments | 5617 Views


Storing hydrogen underground could boost transportation, energy security

A report by Sandia National Laboratories shows that large-scale storage of low-pressure, gaseous hydrogen in salt caverns...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2015
Last comment by Bob B, on Aug 31, 2015 at 8:24 am | 1 comment | 5617 Views


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 | 5617 Views
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