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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Shutdown continues to limit local services, programs

The federal government has been partially shut down for nearly a week, and throughout the Bay Area there are worries about...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2013
Last comment by Me Too, on Oct 9, 2013 at 11:16 pm | 4 comments | 9632 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Governor orders mandatory water cutback

Gov. Jerry Brown announced Wednesday an executive order for mandatory statewide water use reductions, the first-ever order...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2015
Last comment by Michael L. , on Apr 6, 2015 at 8:15 pm | 30 comments | 9620 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Four Kid's Country facilities cited with 'serious' violations

An after-school childcare program at San Ramon Valley elementary schools has acquired a recent history of serious "Type A"...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2011
Last comment by Tamara, on Jun 7, 2011 at 1:43 am | 7 comments | 9619 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Foothill alum dies after being struck by car in Napa

A 25-year-old Pleasanton native living in Napa died after being struck by an SUV while walking along Highway 29 on Saturday...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2019
Last comment by Member, on Apr 22, 2019 at 9:52 pm | 2 comments | 9616 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain lion spotted by firefighters

First it was geese descending on school playgrounds. Now it's a mountain lion, spotted near the city's Operations Center. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2013
Last comment by Scott, on Nov 1, 2013 at 11:26 am | 3 comments | 9614 Views

SPORTS

In a RAGE over Pleasanton RAGE’s registration fee increase

Pleasant Rage Girls Soccer Association (PGSA) has announced a large increase to player registration fees this year. I don’t...

Original post made by Concerned Parent on Mar. 30, 2010
Last comment by parent, on Apr 9, 2010 at 1:44 pm | 45 comments | 9598 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton school board to launch search for new superintendent in October

The Pleasanton school board, already beleaguered by multi-million-dollar cutbacks in state aid for the current school year,...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Aug 30, 2009 at 12:22 pm | 128 comments | 9596 Views

AROUND TOWN

Downtown parklet damaged in hit-and-run

The city's pilot program to try out a parklet downtown came to an early end this month thanks to a hit-and-run driver. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2018
Last comment by Map, on May 2, 2018 at 10:00 am | 35 comments | 9589 Views

SPORTS

Hacienda Business Park getting sporty

The only newspapers circulating at the Tri-Valley Herald's former building on Willow Road will be the ones exercisers will...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2008
Last comment by resident, on Dec 16, 2010 at 11:09 am | 16 comments | 9586 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD trustees appoint new Hart principal among flurry of admin moves

Harvest Park vice principal Caroline Fields was named the new principal of Hart Middle School at the PUSD board's final meeting...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2019
Last comment by Baloney, on Jun 30, 2019 at 1:30 pm | 13 comments | 9574 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council OKs Asian Gateway center on Pleasanton's east side

The Pleasanton City Council last night approved the construction of a multi-million-dollar, Asian-focused retail and office...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2015
Last comment by caywen, on Mar 6, 2015 at 9:44 pm | 14 comments | 9573 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board votes to move ahead with new school on Donlon site

The Pleasanton Unified school board voted unanimously to move forward with building a second campus on the Donlon Elementary...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2018
Last comment by Julie, on Dec 26, 2018 at 9:18 am | 26 comments | 9571 Views

AROUND TOWN

Keeping Chickens in Pleasanton

I'm interested in getting some egg layers for our back yard. I know that we're not allowed to have any roosters (noisy at...

Original post made by Bird Brain on Jul. 28, 2009
Last comment by resident, on Jul 30, 2009 at 10:03 am | 12 comments | 9571 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

PUSD's Measure M trails after Election Night

Measure M, the $323 million school facilities bond measure proposed by the Pleasanton Unified School District to upgrade...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2020
Last comment by PaulN, on Mar 13, 2020 at 10:05 am | 25 comments | 9571 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton school board declares district ‘safe haven’

The Pleasanton school board unanimously passed a resolution Tuesday declaring the district a “safe haven” for students...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2017
Last comment by DKHSK, on Mar 8, 2017 at 12:45 pm | 60 comments | 9565 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Afternoon I-680 commute toward Pleasanton ranks as 4th-worst in Bay Area

The Interstate 680 commute across the Sunol Grade ranked as the fourth-worst Bay Area commute in 2017 for the second year...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2018
Last comment by Flightops, on Nov 15, 2018 at 5:27 pm | 15 comments | 9557 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Father of driver in cyclist death arrested

The father of the 18-year-old under investigation for running down a bicyclist on Foothill Road has been charged by the...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2013
Last comment by No Surprise, on Aug 14, 2013 at 2:00 pm | 49 comments | 9554 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

2014 Campaign Primaries Getting Serious

Buoyed by the Tea Party's government shutdown victory and Ted Cruz's ascending popularity, within the Tea Party, which includes...

Original post made by Ed Schwartz on Oct. 17, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 17, 2013 at 3:25 pm | 1 comment | 9552 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon residents organize protest against Creekside Memorial Cemetery

More than 450 people participated in a hike last Saturday to protest against the Creekside Memorial Cemetery proposed for...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2014
Last comment by Kim, on Aug 28, 2014 at 10:52 pm | 15 comments | 9552 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Pelosi biggest Bay Area Spended

Excerpts from Dec 12, CCTimes article. House MINORITY (sounds so good) LEADER Nancy Pelosi spent ONE MILLION, One Hundred...

Original post made by .Penny Pincher on Jan. 2, 2012
Last comment by steve, on Jan 5, 2012 at 4:13 pm | 18 comments | 9549 Views
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