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AROUND TOWN

Speaking jazz

Spencer Sussman, a tenor and bass trombonist, knows how to improvise. He jams weekly with three or four others, each bringing...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2017
Last comment by Joe Blaga, on Mar 4, 2017 at 10:42 am | 3 comments | 1001 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD board hires firm to lead superintendent search

The Pleasanton school board has selected Palo Alto-based Hazard, Young, Attea & Associates to run the search for the next...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2017
Last comment by PUSD fear mongering, on Mar 3, 2017 at 8:00 pm | 14 comments | 1915 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton girl appearing on NBC's 'Little Big Shots' this weekend

Not only does Lucy Szela know the iconic 1863 Gettysburg Address, the Pleasanton 6-year-old recently recited it for the world...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2017
Last comment by Congratulations, on Mar 3, 2017 at 7:46 pm | 4 comments | 4377 Views

AROUND TOWN

Editorial: For he's a jolly good fellow ...

Oftentimes the people who work behind the scenes at these nonprofits do so without fanfare. So it is with the man who has...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2017
Last comment by The Olson Family, on Mar 3, 2017 at 2:02 pm | 4 comments | 1586 Views

AROUND TOWN

Costco is hiking up membership fees

I just read that Costco is hiking up their membership fees between $5 to $10 depending on the type of membership you have....

Original post made by Pleasanton Resident 2000 on Mar. 3, 2017
There are no comments yet. 325 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stream banks sustain at least $5 million in storm damages

Significant storms over the last two months have caused at least $5 million in damages to Tri-Valley stream banks, according...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2017
Last comment by Sanni674, on Mar 2, 2017 at 10:52 pm | 8 comments | 2107 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

City launches downtown planning survey

What do you want downtown Pleasanton to look like in the years ahead? That's the question at the heart of a new online survey...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2017
Last comment by Flightops, on Mar 2, 2017 at 1:17 pm | 10 comments | 2577 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton police probe I-580 shooting

Officers are investigating a shooting that occurred Monday evening on Interstate 580 near Pleasanton, police said. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2017
Last comment by Jtjh, on Mar 2, 2017 at 12:11 pm | 2 comments | 2618 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Congressman Swalwell reflects on priorities for new term

His third term in the House of Representatives is already shaping up to look quite different for Eric Swalwell. 2017 brings...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2017
Last comment by Carema, on Mar 1, 2017 at 5:52 pm | 42 comments | 5046 Views

SPORTS

Callippe Preserve set for bunker repairs

Work is set to start in the coming weeks to rebuild sandtraps on three holes at Callippe Preserve Golf Course after the Pleasanton...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2017
Last comment by Cosmic-Charlie, on Mar 1, 2017 at 2:57 pm | 2 comments | 1312 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Class size matters a lot, research shows

The Washington Post's website published an article about the value of smaller classes. In the article there is a link to...

Original post made by Parent in PUSD on Feb. 28, 2017
Last comment by RU Kiddingmii, on Mar 1, 2017 at 8:54 am | 2 comments | 430 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Do safe haven schoole promote safety or anarchy

I read the previous topic and comments about the "safe haven" that PUSD would like to see Pleasanton schools be for children...

Original post made by rule of law on Feb. 28, 2017
There are no comments yet. 282 Views

AROUND TOWN

Editorial: Working together to keep the Tri-Valley on track

Pleasanton's thriving source of revenue does have a price, though, and drivers on Interstates 580 or 680 during rush hour...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2017
Last comment by Jason , on Feb 28, 2017 at 4:15 pm | 6 comments | 2121 Views

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Ground squirrel population out of control......

We live in the Walnut Hills subdivision, directly across the street from the new Bernal Community Park that is currently...

Original post made by clare on Sep. 19, 2016
Last comment by Common Sense, on Feb 27, 2017 at 9:55 pm | 11 comments | 733 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Mayor Thorne delivers annual State of the City address

Pleasanton Mayor Jerry Thorne highlighted key city achievements and public and private projects from the past year, as well...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2017
Last comment by Julie, on Feb 27, 2017 at 2:23 pm | 23 comments | 2829 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART strike averted 5 hours before scheduled shutdown

Pleasanton commuters were spared a traffic nightmare when BART's management and leaders of its second-largest union announced...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2009
Last comment by Neably, on Feb 27, 2017 at 12:37 pm | 9 comments | 3263 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Dublin: Sheriff's deputy dies from injuries after being struck by jail bus

Alameda County sheriff's deputy Michael Foley died Thursday from injuries sustained a day earlier when he was struck by an...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2017
Last comment by Jeffery M. Mess, on Feb 27, 2017 at 6:58 am | 2 comments | 4141 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board to consider hiring superintendent search firm

The Pleasanton school board Tuesday is set to consider selecting Palo Alto-based Hazard, Young, Attea & Associates to run...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2017
Last comment by Flightops, on Feb 26, 2017 at 7:15 pm | 3 comments | 1918 Views

AROUND TOWN

Zone 7 Agency Discharging to The Bay

Known pollutants in the Arroyos within the city of Pleasanton consists of motor oil, pesticides, animal waste, automotive...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Feb. 25, 2017
There are no comments yet. 534 Views

AROUND TOWN

Read your new water meter?

I decided to venture into this mess. Realized there was no way to access the readings from my new automated meter yet online,...

Original post made by lmb on Feb. 23, 2017
Last comment by lmb, on Feb 25, 2017 at 9:21 am | 5 comments | 1068 Views
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Media malpractice
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The Great Divide, and What’s Next?
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Sandia recognizes top girl scholars with math/science awards
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2017 guide to summer camps

Looking for something for the kids to do this summer, learn something new and have fun? The 2017 Summer Camp Guide features local camps for all ages and interests.

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