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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Firing of former Walnut Grove principal upheld

The Court of Appeal, First Appellate District Two, ruled this past week that the Pleasanton Unified School District was within...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2019
Last comment by Lauren Andrade distraction, on Mar 19, 2019 at 11:37 am | 3 comments | 9675 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton: Alameda County Fair returning this year, shifting to October

After canceling in 2020 due to the pandemic, the Alameda County Fair is coming back in 2021 but has been rescheduled for...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2021
Last comment by Michael Austin , on Apr 17, 2021 at 7:32 am | 4 comments | 9675 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton apartment complex tenants without water for 4 days

Residents at Pleasanton's Springhouse Apartments have been experiencing their own drought since Friday afternoon when the...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2014
Last comment by Julia A, on Jul 24, 2014 at 2:13 pm | 20 comments | 9675 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton Weekly distributes $80,940 to 10 Holiday Fund beneficiaries

The Pleasanton Weekly distributed checks totaling $80,940 Thursday to 10 nonprofits that are beneficiaries of the newspaper's...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2015
Last comment by pleasanton was nice forty years ago, on Mar 15, 2015 at 8:41 am | 7 comments | 9670 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

California nomad 'Mule' jailed after arrest in Castro Valley

The nomadic man known as "Mule," who passed through the Tri-Valley this week, was arrested Wednesday night in Castro Valley...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Sep 5, 2017 at 5:34 pm | 9 comments | 9670 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cane sword used in road rage incident leads to arrest of Pleasanton driver

What began as a typical highway incident, with two cars jockeying back and forth between lanes and through traffic, escalated...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2013
Last comment by Damon, on Dec 5, 2014 at 8:31 am | 22 comments | 9665 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 | 9645 Views

AROUND TOWN

Firefighters battle blaze at Hopyard Road apartment complex

A two-alarm fire destroyed a second-floor apartment and damaged at least one other last night in a building at an eight-unit...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2014
Last comment by P-town Ghetto, on Aug 11, 2014 at 8:36 pm | 23 comments | 9644 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: New year, new start, new optimism for PUSD

Monday marked the first day of Pleasanton school district's school year with new leadership, new bond money to fund needed...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2017
Last comment by PUSD Parent, on Aug 18, 2017 at 6:22 pm | 1 comment | 9639 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 | 9639 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton school board reviews ethics, finances

Trustees became students at Tuesday night's meeting of the Pleasanton Unified School District board, with back-to-back workshops...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2014
Last comment by sunflower, on Apr 13, 2014 at 12:19 pm | 18 comments | 9638 Views

RESTAURANTS

Much in store for Stoneridge mall

Changes are afoot at Stoneridge Shopping Center. If you've frequented the mall over the past couple of weeks, you may have...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2008
Last comment by chris, on May 29, 2008 at 10:50 am | 20 comments | 9637 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Driver killed in fiery crash at Hacienda and West Las Positas

A driver died in a fiery car crash on city streets in Pleasanton on Saturday evening after his Tesla slammed into a traffic...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2020
Last comment by WOW, on Jan 22, 2020 at 12:18 am | 2 comments | 9636 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Dublin school board OKs plans for new high school

Dublin Unified School District’s growing student population will be accommodated by several major projects that were recently...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2019
Last comment by Patriot , on Sep 6, 2019 at 2:34 pm | 6 comments | 9634 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Family of missing teen Sydney West offers $10,000 reward for information leading to her return

The family of 19-year-old Sydney 'Syd' West, a former Foothill High School student who went missing in San Francisco last...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2021
Last comment by Saundra Allman, on Feb 3, 2021 at 9:49 am | 1 comment | 9632 Views

AROUND TOWN

Good news for Pleasanton's low-income seniors

There's good news for low-income seniors living in the aging Kottinger Place and Pleasanton Gardens homes off Kottinger Drive. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2013
Last comment by Smiley Face, on Nov 6, 2013 at 10:09 pm | 5 comments | 9630 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Mail thieves strike post office in Pleasanton

United States Postal Service inspectors confirmed they are investigating a break-in that took place on Sunday at the USPS...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2021
Last comment by Willy, on Oct 1, 2021 at 10:51 am | 3 comments | 9626 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SAVE JON VRANESH!!!!

Anyone heard any news about Jon Vranesh? I've heard that numerous teachers have come out in support of him and are voicing...

Original post made by Save Jon Vranesh! on Nov. 22, 2013
Last comment by Special Board Meeting has been called, on Nov 28, 2013 at 12:13 am | 66 comments | 9624 Views

AROUND TOWN

Editorial: Consider running for local elected office

As we've said before this time of year, contested elections are invaluable. They enhance the public discourse around vital...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2020
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Jul 26, 2020 at 6:28 pm | 4 comments | 9618 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Vandalism to Harvest Park library?

Does anyone have confirmed information on a vandalism attack of the Harvest Park library over Memorial Day weekend? The report...

Original post made by Birdland Resident on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by Interested Observer, on Jul 3, 2013 at 10:05 am | 76 comments | 9611 Views
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