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Stage set for decision on city-Costco roadwork financing deal

The Pleasanton City Council is set to give final direction Monday to city staff on an agreement with Costco for how to pay...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2017
Last comment by Long Timer, on Sep 18, 2017 at 4:04 pm | 24 comments | 2454 Views

AROUND TOWN

PPD: Gas station cleared after report of suspicious device

Authorities closed off the Chevron gas station on Hopyard Road at Owens Drive for several hours on Saturday while investigating...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2017
Last comment by FrequentWalkerMiles, on Sep 18, 2017 at 3:16 pm | 2 comments | 1237 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Editorial: Council should endorse JDEDZ roadwork financing deal with Costco

It's the right deal at the right time. The Pleasanton City Council should give its final endorsement to the Johnson Drive...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2017
Last comment by Perry Mason, on Sep 18, 2017 at 10:59 am | 10 comments | 1927 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Zone 7 board OKs new program, more project funding in wake of creek erosion

In the wake of significant erosion in Pleasanton’s Verona Reach neighborhood earlier this year, Zone 7 Water Agency has...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2017
Last comment by Perry Mason, on Sep 18, 2017 at 10:43 am | 1 comment | 1467 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Dublin: Deputies arrest man accused of beating pit bull puppy

A 9-month-old pit bull is in serious condition and set to undergo surgery after she was beaten Monday, according to Alameda...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2017
Last comment by BobB, on Sep 18, 2017 at 9:58 am | 12 comments | 3871 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Worldwide #CamilleStrong boosts recovery

Camille Chabot, 22, credits the community with helping her beat cancer not once but twice as she endured the side effects...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2017
Last comment by Kerrie Chabot, on Sep 17, 2017 at 11:04 pm | 1 comment | 468 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton developer accused of illegal donations to Swalwell campaign

A prominent East Bay developer and Pleasanton resident was arraigned Monday on federal allegations he made illegal campaign...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2017
Last comment by Greed, on Sep 17, 2017 at 5:18 pm | 25 comments | 5272 Views

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Traffic snarled after deadly crash on I-580 west of Pleasanton

One lane of westbound Interstate 580 has reopened west of Pleasanton after a pair of collisions involving two big-rigs that...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2017
Last comment by Juror, on Sep 16, 2017 at 6:25 pm | 10 comments | 3587 Views

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School board discusses PUSD properties, new school at facilities workshop

Splitting grades K-5 between Donlon Elementary and a new school on the property and finding a parcel near Hart for a new...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2017
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Sep 15, 2017 at 9:33 am | 5 comments | 1777 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Opinion: Time to defeat a bad bill on bridge tolls

It is unusual to see a federal official weigh in on actions being taken in Sacramento, but Congressman Mark DeSaulnier felt...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2017
Last comment by Angry driver, on Sep 14, 2017 at 4:34 pm | 2 comments | 1204 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Commission to review proposed six-home subdivision on Foothill Road

The Pleasanton Planning Commission is set to hold a workshop Wednesday to discuss a landowner’s proposal to split their...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2017
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Sep 14, 2017 at 9:33 am | 14 comments | 1505 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Pleasanton Preps: Falcons start water polo seasons out with strong wins

The Foothill varsity water polo teams opened their seasons with impressive wins last week, with the boys averaging 15 goals...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2017
Last comment by ValVistaMom, on Sep 14, 2017 at 8:38 am | 2 comments | 1444 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: PUSD should reveal superintendent finalist before appointment

The school board was expected to select its top choice for the new superintendent this week -- PUSD's fifth leader since...

Original post made on May. 26, 2017
Last comment by Wilson Gary, on Sep 14, 2017 at 3:51 am | 47 comments | 3697 Views

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Around Pleasanton: State housing push revives need for East Side planning

Two years ago, the City Council halted the planning of development on Pleasanton's largely empty 400-acre East Side. Given...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2017
Last comment by Barry, on Sep 13, 2017 at 10:25 pm | 10 comments | 2692 Views

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PPD: Baby formula theft leads to discovery of drug sales operation

After catching two shoplifters in the act, undercover detectives uncovered an apparent heroin sales operation Tuesday evening,...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Sep 13, 2017 at 5:17 pm | 13 comments | 3044 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Data Breach Equifax

This data breach at Equilfax credit reporting agency impacts nearly every adult in America. Everyone should be careful how...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Sep. 9, 2017
Last comment by You can see if your info was leaked for free, on Sep 13, 2017 at 4:40 pm | 5 comments | 674 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Livermore PD praises public for helping find missing senior citizen

Police Saturday praised a Livermore community member and social media for helping to locate an 81-year-old woman who went...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2017
There are no comments yet. 929 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Editorial: Wireless facility bill will circumvent local control

Thank you, Sen. Steve Glazer (D-Orinda), for being the lone No vote on Senate Bill 649, which, in essence, usurps local government...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2017
Last comment by BobB, on Sep 12, 2017 at 9:27 pm | 9 comments | 2493 Views

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Cyclist dies in collision with pickup near Sunol

A bicyclist died Saturday morning in a collision with a pickup truck on a road near Sunol in unincorporated Alameda County,...

Original post made on May. 15, 2017
Last comment by keep an eye for cyclists, on Sep 12, 2017 at 8:27 pm | 22 comments | 4208 Views

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PUSD holds secret meeting to discuss how it will spend $270MM of taxpayer money

On Monday evening, the PUSD convened a Facilities Master Plan (FMP) "Kick-Off" meeting of 17 "committee members". The...

Original post made by FalseNews and AlternativeFacts on Sep. 11, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Sep 12, 2017 at 4:13 pm | 10 comments | 672 Views
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New state housing requirements could affect Pleasanton
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