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Editorial: Tacos, anyone?

We're encouraged to hear that Nelly's taco truck owner Nelly Ramirez and representatives of Casa Real at Ruby Hill Winery...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2017
Last comment by Flightops, on Jul 28, 2017 at 12:24 pm | 2 comments | 2056 Views

AROUND TOWN

A different perspective on Spotorno Ranch development

After my recent column on the development proposal for the Spotorno Ranch near the Callippe Preserve Golf Course, I had the...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2017
Last comment by Map, on Jul 27, 2017 at 7:25 pm | 4 comments | 695 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 Nosy Neighbors, on Jul 27, 2017 at 5:25 pm | 17 comments | 3417 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Watchdog group OKs Measure B, BB expenditures

An independent watchdog committee (IWC) reported Tuesday that tax dollars from Measure B and Measure BB transportation funds...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2017
Last comment by , on Jul 26, 2017 at 12:28 am | 3 comments | 1077 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton woman killed in rollover on Niles Canyon Road

A 59-year-old Pleasanton woman was killed in a rollover crash on Niles Canyon Road in Fremont on Monday afternoon, according...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2017
There are no comments yet. 6580 Views

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Police investigating string of car break-ins in Livermore, Brentwood

A car reported to be connected with a string of vehicle burglaries in Livermore early Friday was reported stolen from a Hampton...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2017
Last comment by lisa Bradley, on Jul 25, 2017 at 12:15 pm | 1 comment | 1614 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

17 measures to consider on November ballot

Brace yourself! The sample ballots you'll receive in the mail starting Oct. 10 will have much more than just the candidates...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2017
Last comment by , on Jul 25, 2017 at 10:37 am | 3 comments | 1072 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 | 459 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 | 2060 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 | 4300 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 | 2052 Views

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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
There are no comments yet. 249 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 | 522 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 | 344 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 | 1670 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 | 4465 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 | 1814 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 | 2851 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 | 2988 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 | 2022 Views
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