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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Guest Opinion: School board rushes to join the crowd with 'safe haven' resolution

Absent setting policy, making recommendations for real action or possibly reviewing alternative statements, our board instead...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2017
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Mar 15, 2017 at 10:00 am | 42 comments | 2726 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton woman indicted for alleged visa fraud ring

A Pleasanton woman has been indicted along with three others on federal charges for allegedly participating in a scheme to...

Original post made on May. 26, 2016
Last comment by germainew, on Mar 15, 2017 at 8:40 am | 13 comments | 3690 Views

AROUND TOWN

Ace Train overflow parking problem

The city of Pleasanton has turned into a large scale park and ride. Each week-day well over 100 cars are parked in overflow...

Original post made by Allen Aldrich on Mar. 10, 2017
Last comment by Rider, on Mar 14, 2017 at 1:33 pm | 5 comments | 872 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Position to represent taxpayers missing from PUSD Bond Oversight Committee

Why is PUSD is set to approve a PUSD Bond Oversight Committee tomorrow with no one representing the taxpayers in the community? A...

Original post made by Missing on Mar. 13, 2017
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Mar 14, 2017 at 12:25 pm | 3 comments | 380 Views

RESTAURANTS

Odors / Smells / Aroma restrictions or limitations

Where can I find information on what is or is not regulated related to odors / smells / aromas from commercial operations?...

Original post made by Pleasanton Parent on Mar. 13, 2017
There are no comments yet. 203 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Service to BART’s new Warm Springs station set to start March 25

BART officials said Friday that service on its long-delayed extension to the new Warm Springs station in southern Fremont...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2017
Last comment by JC3, on Mar 13, 2017 at 11:19 am | 1 comment | 1428 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

City Council talks Happy Valley water, sewer infrastructure

The Pleasanton City Council reviewed a report Tuesday describing the types of infrastructure improvements necessary and costs...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2017
Last comment by Bruce Brogden, on Mar 12, 2017 at 10:36 pm | 1 comment | 427 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around Pleasanton: BART moving forward in 2017, but not yet to Livermore

Recently re-elected BART board member John McPartland, fresh off a year that saw the transit agency negotiate a new four-year...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2017
Last comment by Jake Waters, on Mar 11, 2017 at 7:15 pm | 5 comments | 4147 Views

AROUND TOWN

Owens Drive lane reduction remains in place, for now

A stretch of Owens Drive across from the BART station appears on track to stay at one lane, at least in the short-term, after...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2017
Last comment by Sachin B, on Mar 11, 2017 at 7:05 pm | 12 comments | 2995 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board debating changes to Amador Valley High bell schedule

Following an initial discussion at its meeting last week, the Pleasanton school board is set for final consideration of a...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2017
Last comment by Thinker, on Mar 11, 2017 at 8:11 am | 9 comments | 2887 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART and its Board Deceives Taxpayers

In response to this PW article, 'Around Pleasanton: BART moving forward in 2017, but not yet to Livermore' See: http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2017/03/09/around-pleasanton-bar...

Original post made by Taxpayer on Mar. 10, 2017
There are no comments yet. 247 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton Military Families leader named Woman of the Year

Pat Frizzell, chairwoman of the military support organization Pleasanton Military Families, was honored at the State Capitol...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2017
Last comment by Elaine Olson, on Mar 10, 2017 at 9:54 am | 3 comments | 1615 Views

SPORTS

For he's a jolly good fellow ...

Last week, 10 local nonprofit organizations that serve the residents in the Tri-Valley received checks from the annual Pleasanton...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2017
Last comment by health care related articles, on Mar 10, 2017 at 2:12 am | 1 comment | 482 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton Middle cheer crowned grand champions at nationals

The Pleasanton Middle School cheer squad recently swept top honors at the United Spirit Association Jr. Nationals, not only...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2017
Last comment by olfthfl, on Mar 9, 2017 at 11:48 am | 1 comment | 2198 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board to discuss superintendent search Tuesday

The Pleasanton school board will hold a special meeting this Tuesday with representatives of the recently appointed superintendent...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2017
Last comment by Would take allegations from the union with a grain of salt, on Mar 9, 2017 at 8:27 am | 7 comments | 1623 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton school board declares district ‘safe haven’

The Pleasanton school board unanimously passed a resolution Tuesday declaring the district a “safe haven” for students...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2017
Last comment by DKHSK, on Mar 8, 2017 at 12:45 pm | 60 comments | 6319 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dublin City Council unanimously agrees to NOT become a 'sanctuary city'

Time to move to Dublin... Last night, the Dublin City Council refused to bow to pressure from the Democratic Party operatives...

Original post made by Dublin refuses to become Sanctuary City on Mar. 8, 2017
There are no comments yet. 333 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Preps: Remembering Amador grad Tom Northam

It's been a tough last couple weeks for the longtime Pleasanton crowd as we lost one of our own when Tom Northam, a 1981...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2017
Last comment by Scott Gamon, on Mar 7, 2017 at 8:42 pm | 2 comments | 8292 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton council to discuss Owens Drive lane reduction

The Pleasanton City Council is set Tuesday to talk about traffic changes along a stretch of Owens Drive after hearing complaints...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2017
Last comment by Disappointed, on Mar 7, 2017 at 1:43 pm | 6 comments | 1684 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon: Driverless shuttles being tested at Bishop Ranch

Bishop Ranch could be moving that much closer to featuring driverless shuttles. Public and private transportation officials...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2017
Last comment by Resident, on Mar 7, 2017 at 1:16 pm | 1 comment | 2377 Views
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Nominations due Monday for TV30’s Tri-Valley ‘Coach of the Year’ award
By Jeb Bing | 1 comment | 257 views

 

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