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Opportunities bring responsibilities, say this year's grads

They stand on the bridge, with one foot in Pleasanton and the other poised to step into the future. College and careers await...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2010
Last comment by The Law, on May 26, 2011 at 3:06 pm | 8 comments | 23172 Views

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Dublin's Lockhart back in the news to help schools

One of Pleasanton's favorite neighboring politicians--former Dublin mayor Janet Lockhart--has just been named executive director...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by , on Oct 16, 2009 at 10:15 pm | 2 comments | 22964 Views

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Pleasanton: Deck the halls with elegant ornaments

For Joyce and Bob Shapiro, the holiday season begins in October when they gingerly unwrap the exquisite decorations they've...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2021
Last comment by Margo, on Dec 13, 2021 at 4:05 pm | 1 comment | 22815 Views

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County reports 43 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Pleasanton

Pleasanton continues to lead the Tri-Valley in confirmed patients with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) with 43 cases, as...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2020
Last comment by Elderly Shelterer, on May 11, 2020 at 10:28 am | 24 comments | 22677 Views

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Entire topic disappeared -- why?

Dear editor/publisher - About 45 minutes ago, when I checked the Topic List for the Pleasanton Weekly Town Square Forum,...

Original post made by Why?? on Jan. 2, 2011
Last comment by Harry, on Jan 7, 2011 at 11:14 am | 16 comments | 22407 Views

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Citizen group files another lawsuit to prevent Pleasanton Costco

The effort to bring a Costco Wholesale store to Pleasanton hit a familiar roadblock last week when Pleasanton Citizens for...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2020
Last comment by Been there done that, on Mar 24, 2020 at 9:57 am | 112 comments | 22281 Views

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Safeway exiting Chicago area market

Pleasanton-based Safeway Inc. announced yesterday it has reached a definitive agreement to sell 11 of its Dominick's stores...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2013
Last comment by Logical Capital, on Dec 3, 2013 at 10:05 pm | 8 comments | 22150 Views

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Stanford Health Care-ValleyCare merger approved

California Attorney General Kamala Harris Tuesday issued the final approval needed for Stanford Health Care to proceed with...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2015
Last comment by Thank You Active MD, on May 1, 2015 at 8:30 pm | 13 comments | 22117 Views

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School Board adopts new homework policy

The School Board voted Tuesday night to approve a new homework policy, which has been 14 months in creation and was subject...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by ho, on Jun 25, 2011 at 9:19 am | 27 comments | 21838 Views

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Alameda County health officer updates board on stay-at-home order; extension likely

California's COVID-19 stay-at-home order for the Bay Area is likely going to continue beyond Friday, an Alameda County public...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2021
Last comment by Jake Waters, on Jan 10, 2021 at 8:40 am | 4 comments | 21703 Views

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Nine break into Pleasanton mall overnight, but leave empty-handed with jewelry store gated

As several large shopping centers have been targeted by looters en masse in the Bay Area in recent days, the Stoneridge Mall...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2021
Last comment by CWM, on Nov 23, 2021 at 11:22 am | 6 comments | 21581 Views

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Pleasanton households told to cut water usage by 25%

The Pleasanton City Council last night voted 4-0 to require all households and businesses in the city to reduce water consumption...

Original post made on May. 7, 2014
Last comment by rayven, on May 27, 2014 at 4:51 pm | 137 comments | 21280 Views

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New Leaf Community Markets closing Pleasanton store

New Leaf Community Markets has announced it will soon close its Pleasanton grocery store, which anchors the Vintage Hills...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2017
Last comment by Common Sense, on Feb 1, 2017 at 2:27 pm | 55 comments | 21043 Views

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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 | 21042 Views

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Pleasanton: Former Foothill student reported missing in San Francisco

A former Foothill High School student who returned to the Bay Area for college after her family moved from Pleasanton to...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2020
Last comment by buklau, on Oct 6, 2020 at 1:00 am | 1 comment | 20707 Views

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Man seriously injured in skateboard spill

A San Leandro man is in serious condition after he was found unconscious and bleeding from the head in the middle of a Pleasanton...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2009
Last comment by administrator, on Apr 15, 2010 at 6:48 am | 4 comments | 20601 Views

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City: Historic downtown Pleasanton home demolished without permit

Pleasanton city leaders are lamenting the loss of a historic home on Second Street, which was allegedly torn down earlier...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2019
Last comment by Grumpy, on Aug 19, 2019 at 10:53 pm | 63 comments | 20532 Views

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Final year of Bob's World display in Pleasanton

All good things must come to an end -- and this will be the last year for Bob Stanley's holiday lights extravaganza in Pleasanton....

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2018
Last comment by Krishna, on Dec 5, 2018 at 11:42 am | 9 comments | 20465 Views

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Alameda County mandates cloth masks in public, at essential businesses

Alameda County public health officer Dr. Erica Pan issued an order on Friday requiring everyone in the county to wear face...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2020
Last comment by Jake Waters, on Apr 21, 2020 at 12:19 am | 109 comments | 20253 Views

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Pleasanton's popular animal control officer retires today

Roy Ficken will be honored today for his 30 years of service as Pleasanton's animal control officer at a special retirement...

Original post made on May. 25, 2011
Last comment by Betsy, on May 27, 2011 at 4:02 am | 18 comments | 20091 Views
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