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What is with all of the portable basketball "stands" in the streets?? LEGAL?

With it getting late early I came home the other evening and nearly ran in to one of many portable basketball posts in our...

Original post made by Amy Nonomos on Dec. 3, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Dec 10, 2013 at 7:24 pm | 38 comments | 76290 Views

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36 years later: Former classmate confesses to murder of Pleasanton's Tina Faelz

After maintaining his innocence for six years, convicted killer Steven Carlson has confessed to the murder of 14-year-old...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2020
Last comment by Shawn, on Oct 26, 2020 at 10:55 am | 2 comments | 43997 Views

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Woman hit in crosswalk accident dies

One of two people hit in a Pleasanton crosswalk on Oct. 12 has died. "We received word that the female pedestrian succumbed...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2013
Last comment by kbenson, on Aug 14, 2015 at 11:57 am | 60 comments | 43636 Views

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Alameda County now reporting coronavirus data per city

The Alameda County Public Health this week unveiled a new online dashboard that tracks various data related to local cases...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2020
Last comment by DKHSK, on Apr 13, 2020 at 4:44 pm | 73 comments | 36879 Views

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Pleasanton teen identified as victim in fatal stabbing

The Pleasanton Police Department on Friday identified the young man who was stabbed to death during a fight in a hotel parking...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2020
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Apr 18, 2020 at 9:00 am | 7 comments | 29246 Views

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Police Report on the Rev. Padraig (Patrick) Greene

The following is the text of the official police report on the arrest of the Rev. Padraig (Patrick) Greene by the Oakland...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Nov. 20, 2007
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Nov 27, 2007 at 4:35 am | 9 comments | 27028 Views

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Memorial service at 3 p.m. Thursday in Pleasanton for Kate Steinle

A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday at Casa Real in Pleasanton for Kate Steinle, who died last Wednesday after...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2015
Last comment by laurie, on Jul 8, 2015 at 9:38 am | 6 comments | 24718 Views

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One month later: Investigation continues into killing of Pleasanton teen Jackson Butler

Friday marks one month since 19-year-old Jackson Butler was stabbed to death during an altercation in a Pleasanton hotel...

Original post made on May. 15, 2020
Last comment by source, on Jul 20, 2020 at 9:37 am | 30 comments | 24359 Views

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Bicyclist dies in collision with vehicle at Valley-Bernal-Stanley intersection

An adult woman bicyclist died this morning in a collision at 7:07 a.m. at the intersection of Bernal and Valley avenues and...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2016
Last comment by Jvdleftcoaster, on Jun 24, 2016 at 11:08 am | 21 comments | 22829 Views

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Details emerge about crash at middle school that killed DUSD Trustee Kuo

As the Dublin community remains reeling after the shocking death of Catherine Kuo, more details have emerged about the circumstances...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2021
Last comment by Robert, on Mar 28, 2021 at 11:14 am | 3 comments | 22814 Views

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Details emerge about fatal motorcycle crash on Vasco Road in Livermore

A motorcyclist was killed after crossing into the opposite lane and slamming head-on into an SUV on North Vasco Road in unincorporated...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2020
Last comment by Adriana P., on Apr 2, 2020 at 10:22 pm | 12 comments | 22678 Views

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'Potbelly bandit' sentenced in Bank of America holdup

A bank robber once known as "the potbelly bandit" has been sentenced to more than 15 years behind bars for a Sept. 11 holdup...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2013
Last comment by William Tel, on Aug 5, 2013 at 6:38 am | 5 comments | 21024 Views

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PUSD says female student killed by train near downtown this afternoon

The PUSD has confirmed that a female student was struck and killed by a train around 2:30 p.m. Police are still investigating...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2010
Last comment by Bethany, on Feb 19, 2011 at 5:37 pm | 236 comments | 20715 Views

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Alameda County agency to pay for recount of votes on narrowly-defeated Measure B1 transportation tax

The Alameda County Transportation Commission has submitted a recount request for Measure B1 to the county's Registrar of...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2012
Last comment by Dr Tom, on Dec 8, 2012 at 5:51 pm | 11 comments | 19494 Views

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Court reduces convicton of man's killing of 14-year-old Foothill High student to 2nd degree murder

A state appeals court in San Francisco on Tuesday upheld a jury's determination that a 14-year-old Pleasanton girl was murdered...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2017
Last comment by Get the Facts, on Jan 6, 2017 at 4:18 pm | 11 comments | 18796 Views

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Chowchilla kidnapping 30 years later

by Elizabeth Campos Rajs Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=994 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2007
Last comment by Janice, on Sep 4, 2015 at 3:35 pm | 31 comments | 18736 Views

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Cody Hall deemed 'potential threat to human life,' remains held without bail

The young driver who ran down and killed a bicyclist on Foothill Road will remain in jail without bond after a judge ruled...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2013
Last comment by Billy, on Nov 20, 2013 at 6:56 pm | 81 comments | 17674 Views

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No criminal charges pursued in San Ramon crash that killed NFL coach Greg Knapp

Contra Costa County prosecutors have declined to pursue criminal charges against the driver of the vehicle that struck cyclist...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2021
Last comment by SteveO, on Oct 2, 2021 at 10:33 am | 7 comments | 17014 Views

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Who killed Tina Faelz?

Nearly a quarter of a century after Tina Faelz's lifeless body was found in a drainage culvert on a pathway behind Foothill...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2008
Last comment by orange soda, on Aug 31, 2011 at 1:26 am | 56 comments | 16676 Views

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Livermore CEO, Pleasanton doctor among those charged in alleged kickback scheme

Federal prosecutors in San Francisco on Thursday announced criminal charges against 28 people, including 13 doctors and a...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2019
Last comment by ME, on Sep 11, 2019 at 10:24 am | 3 comments | 16061 Views
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