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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 Sep 5, 2017 at 11:47 pm | 3 comments | 1253 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 | 6372 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Manteca teen killed in I-680 crash near Sunol

A young woman who died in a crash Monday night on Interstate 680 in unincorporated Alameda County has been identified by...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Sep 5, 2017 at 5:16 pm | 2 comments | 3286 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 Sep 5, 2017 at 11:58 am | 3 comments | 1382 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Harvest Wine Celebration canceled due to high heat

The Livermore Valley Winegrowers Association announced Thursday afternoon the Harvest Wine Celebration events planned for...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2017
Last comment by wfturner, on Sep 2, 2017 at 6:59 am | 5 comments | 2833 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD legal fees - $1,065,468 YTD

I was wondering if the Pleasanton Weekly could find out why on earth PUSD has spend over $ 1 million on lawyers since the...

Original post made by curious on Jun. 7, 2015
Last comment by Jtjh, on Sep 1, 2017 at 2:05 pm | 19 comments | 5716 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD spends over $300,000 more in legal fees in June and July

The wasting of tax dollars continues as the current school board agenda shows PUSD paid law firms a number of payments split...

Original post made by Shocked (but not surprised really) on Aug. 18, 2015
Last comment by Warrants, on Sep 1, 2017 at 1:11 pm | 8 comments | 1587 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Near record-breaking temperatures expected this weekend

With triple digit temperatures forecast for the Tri-Valley this holiday weekend, the city of Pleasanton is activating two...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2017
Last comment by Julia Reis, on Aug 31, 2017 at 4:36 pm | 2 comments | 1869 Views

AROUND TOWN

As economy picks up, so does city spending

After a three-year hiatus, spending on municipal projects and improvements is back on the list of priorities for the Pleasanton...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2013
Last comment by Rose, on Aug 31, 2017 at 3:24 pm | 11 comments | 3145 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

My affordable health insurance under Obamacare

I just received my Blue Shield health care premium notice for 2014 –the first year we see the Affordable Care Act (ACA)...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2013
Last comment by Judith, on Aug 31, 2017 at 2:47 pm | 25 comments | 4949 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Birth

Jack Logan Saylors Read the full story here https://pleasantonweekly.com/print/story/2011/07/29/birth posted Friday, July...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2017
Last comment by , on Aug 31, 2017 at 1:48 pm | 1 comment | 1161 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Fundraiser set Sunday for Pleasanton native fighting cancer

This Sunday evening the Sunshine Saloon in Pleasanton is set to host a fundraiser dinner and raffle, with all proceeds going...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2017
Last comment by Cherie Bergman, on Aug 31, 2017 at 1:40 pm | 5 comments | 3739 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton council offers early support to roadwork financing deal with Costco

A majority of the Pleasanton City Council gave initial support to a financing deal with Costco to fund $21.47 million in...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2017
Last comment by Scott Hale, on Aug 31, 2017 at 9:51 am | 12 comments | 3011 Views

AROUND TOWN

Benicia native joins Pleasanton police as newest officer

Pleasanton police officials have welcomed Charles Hendrickson as the department's newest officer, a Benicia native hired...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2017
Last comment by Taxpayer, on Aug 30, 2017 at 4:37 pm | 3 comments | 1302 Views

AROUND TOWN

Editorial: Stop commemorating the Confederacy

In the wake of the hate-fueled white supremacist protest in Charlottesville, Va., our local State Sen. Steve Glazer (D-Orinda)...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2017
Last comment by sanity, on Aug 30, 2017 at 10:14 am | 19 comments | 2354 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

City announces tentative plan for financing road improvements near proposed Costco

Pleasanton city staff and Costco officials have agreed to terms on a tentative proposal for how to fund roadway improvements...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2017
Last comment by Flightops, on Aug 29, 2017 at 5:40 pm | 102 comments | 5933 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton council set to discuss Johnson Drive EDZ roadwork financing plan

The Pleasanton City Council is set to talk Tuesday evening about a tentative agreement reached by city staff and Costco officials...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2017
Last comment by Dale M., on Aug 29, 2017 at 3:18 pm | 15 comments | 1662 Views

AROUND TOWN

Amador Cheer Clinic Sat Sept 23

Amador Cheer Team is holding their annual cheer clinic on Sat Sept 23 at Amador High School from 9am till 1pm. Participants...

Original post made by Sherri Jacob on Aug. 29, 2017
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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

President signs Swalwell's bipartisan bill to speed up DNA testing

President Donald Trump has signed bipartisan legislation co-sponsored by Pleasanton's Congressman Eric Swalwell that's aimed...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2017
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Aug 29, 2017 at 10:56 am | 2 comments | 1879 Views

AROUND TOWN

Public meeting set Tuesday on BART to Livermore

BART officials are holding a public meeting in Dublin on Tuesday to receive feedback on the draft environmental impact report...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Aug 28, 2017 at 10:30 pm | 3 comments | 1682 Views
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GE's re-organization reaches San Ramon digital headquarters
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 1,998 views

Sound and Fury over Vile and Slur-ry
By Tom Cushing | 77 comments | 1,203 views

New state housing requirements could affect Pleasanton
By Jeb Bing | 5 comments | 486 views