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Ban on Paper and Plastic starts on Tuesday

Is Dublin adopting the ban on paper and plastic shopping bags starting the first of the year? I ask that because if they...

Original post made by Long Time Resident on Dec. 27, 2012
Last comment by Merlindub, 54 minutes ago | 59 comments | 7959 Views

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East Bay Parks board OKs electric bike pilot program on Iron Horse Trail

The East Bay Regional Park District Board of Directors voted earlier this month to allow electric bikes on the Iron Horse...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2017
Last comment by Dollarstar, 1 hour ago | 2 comments | 352 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man suspected of stealing high-end bicycle from Pleasanton store

Pleasanton police on Friday released photos of a man who allegedly stole a bicycle worth $8,400 from a shop in town last...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2017
Last comment by It's not Right, 1 hour ago | 17 comments | 2443 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Police warn of calls from person claiming to be a retired officer seeking donations

Pleasanton police are warning residents to be aware of phone calls from a person fraudulently claiming to be from the Pleasanton...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2017
Last comment by Merlindub, 10 hours ago | 1 comment | 1029 Views

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Readers Choice 2011 Winners

First- and second-place winners in the 2011 Pleasanton Weekly Readers Choice contest Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=7445...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2011
Last comment by Merlindub, 13 hours ago | 17 comments | 67132 Views

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Valley Avenue Sidewalk

Does anyone know if there are plans to re-open the north sidewalk of Valley Avenue opposite Harvest Park Middle school? A...

Original post made by Elementary Mom on Jul. 16, 2017
Last comment by Another W.G. Parent, on Jul 22, 2017 at 9:00 pm | 2 comments | 246 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Junipero-Independence traffic calming draft plan set for community review Monday

Pleasanton city officials are scheduled to hold a community meeting Monday evening to receive public input on the draft calming...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2017
Last comment by LanceM, on Jul 21, 2017 at 10:46 pm | 13 comments | 1561 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Local food truck forced to move from longtime spot, relocates across street

A food truck that has operated on Vineyard Avenue since the 1990s was recently forced to relocate -- albeit not far from...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2017
Last comment by FrequentWalkerMiles, on Jul 21, 2017 at 2:43 pm | 27 comments | 3538 Views

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Editorial: Fair attracts nearly half-a-million to Pleasanton

Despite an opening week with record-high temperatures, the Alameda County Fair closed out its extended 20-day run July 9...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2017
Last comment by Mike, on Jul 21, 2017 at 12:53 pm | 1 comment | 1354 Views

AROUND TOWN

ACE Train stuck on track this morning?

Was driving from downtown and noticed the ACE Train stopped on the overpass over Bernal at Case Avenue? Any news on this?...

Original post made by K on Jul. 21, 2017
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COMMENTS ON STORIES

Keeping cool in the Tri-Valley

For the true, time-tested way to escape the heat, look to the water. Tri-Valley residents have many different options at...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2017
Last comment by hvac, on Jul 21, 2017 at 4:12 am | 1 comment | 1432 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board signs off on law firm agreements

The Pleasanton school board has approved several new hires as well as contracts for next school year between PUSD and four...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2017
Last comment by Flightops, on Jul 20, 2017 at 5:37 pm | 2 comments | 262 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Food truck moved thanks to code enforcement etc....

well since when is blocking a city street legal? come on code enforcers of Ptown-every hot day a major gridlock on Neal...

Original post made by Taco lover on Jul. 19, 2017
Last comment by no name chosen, on Jul 20, 2017 at 12:43 pm | 1 comment | 108 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

City Council approves Alviso Adobe Community Park Implementation Plan

The Pleasanton City Council unanimously endorsed the Alviso Adobe Community Park Implementation Plan on Tuesday night, outlining...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2017
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Jul 19, 2017 at 7:10 pm | 3 comments | 1299 Views

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Costco Big Loser Today

Amazon announced today that they will buy Whole Foods. According to some analysts, Costco will be the biggest loser of this...

Original post made by Kelly K. on Jun. 16, 2017
Last comment by Gina Channell, Pleasanton Weekly Publisher, on Jul 19, 2017 at 3:17 pm | 109 comments | 4236 Views

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Pleasanton's weather expert throws out Oakland A's first pitch

Pleasanton's Roberta Gonzales, known throughout the Bay Area as a weather anchor and reporter for KPIX 5 TV and KCBS Radio,...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2017
Last comment by sambhav, on Jul 18, 2017 at 9:55 pm | 1 comment | 1527 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon Valley's I-680 express lanes set to open in early fall

Express lanes on the Interstate 680 just north of Pleasanton are nearing completion, scheduled to open in early fall, though...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent , on Jul 18, 2017 at 8:21 pm | 10 comments | 2298 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

County Board of Education elects new president, vice president

The Alameda County Board of Education has selected a new president and vice president for the 2017-18 school year, including...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2017
Last comment by Spudly, on Jul 18, 2017 at 1:17 pm | 5 comments | 1720 Views

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Commission delays decision on Valley Trails home's 2nd-floor addition

The Pleasanton Planning Commission discussed a dispute between Valley Trails neighbors over one family's proposal to redesign...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jul 17, 2017 at 7:00 pm | 5 comments | 1607 Views

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City Needs Airing Out

For the past 18 years, one of the best kept culinary secrets in the Tri Valley has been the authentic Mexican cuisine cooked...

Original post made by Randall Frost on Jul. 15, 2017
Last comment by Grapevines, on Jul 17, 2017 at 6:51 pm | 17 comments | 1273 Views
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Tri-Valley cities rank high in poll
By Tim Hunt | 4 comments | 572 views