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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 | 1947 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 | 4620 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 | 2086 Views

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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 | 3594 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 | 3247 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 | 2260 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 | 1625 Views

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PUSD asking for contributions at Macy's?

My wife made a purchase at Macy's and the lady behind the counter asked if she would like to contribute to Pleasanton Unified...

Original post made by Crumudgeon on Jul. 15, 2017
Last comment by BobB, on Jul 17, 2017 at 4:06 pm | 7 comments | 732 Views

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Swalwell again targets student loan debt

Local U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell continues to set his sights on student loan debt, spending a week earlier this summer reintroducing...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2017
Last comment by Taxpayer, on Jul 17, 2017 at 10:51 am | 30 comments | 3065 Views

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County's public defender criticizes plan to hold most arraignments in Dublin

Alameda County Public Defender Brendon Woods on Thursday criticized the plan by the county's top judge to hold all in-custody...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2017
Last comment by Lee , on Jul 16, 2017 at 8:46 am | 22 comments | 2563 Views

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City moving forward with new outdoor seating area, bike corral downtown

Downtown Pleasanton is set to receive two new public amenities in the place of three roadside parking spots, at least in...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2017
Last comment by cymru, on Jul 15, 2017 at 10:35 pm | 37 comments | 4849 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman accused of using stolen credit cards in Pleasanton arrested in Nevada

Pleasanton police said Thursday that a woman accused of using stolen credit cards at Walmart in Pleasanton two months ago...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2017
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 15, 2017 at 9:23 am | 3 comments | 2663 Views

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Livermore: '4 Wheel Bob' blazes a trail

Bob Coomber was walking on a beach at Lake Almanor in 1989 when, as he puts it, "my left leg just kind of blew up." Read...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2017
Last comment by Chris of V-O-CAL, on Jul 15, 2017 at 7:03 am | 3 comments | 3408 Views

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Wildlife officer recognized for Dublin Ranch investigation work

A California Department of Fish and Wildlife employee is being recognized nationally for her efforts to protect endangered...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2017
Last comment by thanks, on Jul 14, 2017 at 4:31 pm | 4 comments | 2112 Views

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Bill to extend alcohol sales hours advances in state legislature

A bill that would allow local communities across California to extend alcohol sales hours past 2 a.m. is one step closer...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2017
Last comment by John, on Jul 14, 2017 at 9:05 am | 21 comments | 1596 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton Preps: Summer is critical time for high school athletes

Summer. The best time of the year for the high school student -- well, all students. Gone at least for a while are the pressures...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2017
Last comment by Jason Maratsos, on Jul 14, 2017 at 6:05 am | 4 comments | 1663 Views

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Letters

Swalwell got the word Read the full story here https://www.pleasantonweekly.com/print/story/2017/07/07/letters posted...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2017
Last comment by Flightops, on Jul 13, 2017 at 5:41 pm | 2 comments | 606 Views

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Commission to debate Valley Trails neighbors' dispute over 2nd-floor addition

The Pleasanton Planning Commission is set Wednesday to wade into a disagreement between Valley Trails neighbors over one...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2017
Last comment by FrequentWalkerMiles, on Jul 13, 2017 at 2:44 pm | 13 comments | 3312 Views

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Senior Center set for maintenance closure

The Pleasanton Senior Center is set for a week-long closure toward the end of the month to allow for routine maintenance...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2017
Last comment by wondering, on Jul 13, 2017 at 10:16 am | 1 comment | 1596 Views

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The Bookstore offers $1 deals as it closes its doors

The Bookstore on Hopyard Road at Valley is closing after 26 years, said owner Lisa Kelly, but she is excited about the new...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2012
Last comment by Jack, on Jul 12, 2017 at 8:36 pm | 16 comments | 4237 Views
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