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Local QB standout Houston in camp with Pittsburgh Steelers

As the prep football season kicks off Friday night, it's another season of local football players beginning their dream of...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2017
Last comment by CraigM, on Aug 28, 2017 at 11:58 am | 1 comment | 221 Views

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Pleasanton Preps: Local QB standout Bart Houston in camp with Pittsburgh Steelers

As the prep football season kicks off Friday night, it's another season of local football players beginning their dream of...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2017
Last comment by dp, on Aug 25, 2017 at 11:59 am | 3 comments | 2871 Views

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Contest opens to name new dog park

Pleasanton will open its second dog park in October, an off-leash, fenced-in park on a two-acre site at the Lagoon Road/Bernal...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2017
Last comment by resident, on Aug 3, 2017 at 11:03 am | 3 comments | 1224 Views

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Pleasanton Preps: Foothill QB Wooldridge signs with Fresno State

High school is supposed to be -- and in many cases, it is -- the time of your life. But if you are a high-level athlete,...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2017
Last comment by Jack, on Jul 6, 2017 at 2:33 pm | 2 comments | 3257 Views

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Pleasanton RADD pair win Special Olympics gold

Pleasanton RADD (Recreational Activities for the Developmentally Disabled) athlete Ryan Butterly won three gold medals and...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2017
Last comment by Jim & Brenda Gundell, on Jul 6, 2017 at 12:18 pm | 1 comment | 1193 Views

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Pleasanton Preps: Amador Valley lacrosse star is a true role model

Sadie Grozier, who recently graduated from Amador, is one of the more accomplished athletes -- lacrosse or any other sport...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2017
Last comment by Mohr Mom, on Jun 29, 2017 at 4:31 pm | 3 comments | 3167 Views

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Pleasanton Preps: Falcons win NCS softball championship

Entering a season, it's hard to imagine a team as young as the Foothill softball team rising to the top of the North Coast...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2017
Last comment by Jack, on Jun 14, 2017 at 11:20 pm | 3 comments | 2035 Views

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Construction set to begin on new Tennis Park courts

Construction is expected to start in the coming weeks on two new lighted tennis courts at Pleasanton Tennis and Community...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2017
Last comment by Dana T, on Jun 5, 2017 at 11:51 am | 4 comments | 1486 Views

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Prose to Pundancy

Life in the Russell Senate Office Building moves at a whole different pace than the one Pleasanton's Kathleen Antrim was...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by , on Jun 5, 2017 at 2:10 am | 1 comment | 3003 Views

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Pleasanton man throws out first pitch at Oakland A's game

Longtime Pleasanton resident Norman Pacheco experienced a thrill earlier this month that only a few baseball fans have the...

Original post made on May. 24, 2017
Last comment by Johnson, on May 31, 2017 at 1:09 am | 6 comments | 4014 Views

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Pleasanton Preps: Falcons win twice in rain-shortened spring break baseball tourney

Foothill High School's baseball team played in a local three-game tournament over spring break, but the Falcons only got...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Family, on Apr 13, 2017 at 12:16 am | 2 comments | 1595 Views

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Pleasanton's Stephen Piscotty stays grounded while rising high in the majors

In so many ways, Stephen Piscotty is not your typical Major League Baseball player. Piscotty, the right-fielder for the St....

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2017
Last comment by bravo!, on Mar 16, 2017 at 8:28 am | 4 comments | 4440 Views

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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 | 872 Views

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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 | 1586 Views

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Juniors steal show in Amador-Foothill boys basketball thriller

Rivalries in high school sports are something that can often put to the forefront everything that is good with high school...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2017
Last comment by Coach Robeck, on Feb 22, 2017 at 2:17 pm | 1 comment | 2131 Views

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Pleasanton takes over USA Cheer Open

Pleasanton was well-represented at the United Spirit Association (USA) Cheer Open at UC Davis on Super Bowl Sunday, with...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2017
Last comment by Lorraine, on Feb 16, 2017 at 10:10 am | 1 comment | 2584 Views

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McCaffrey opting not to play for Stanford in Sun Bowl hurts spirit of game

Somewhat lost in the sports news of the last couple of weeks was the decision of Stanford football star Christian McCaffrey...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2017
Last comment by Marcia, on Jan 10, 2017 at 8:24 am | 1 comment | 732 Views

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Tri-Valley headed for another Babe Ruth World Series starting tomorrow

The Tri-Valley all-stars have booked their spot in the Babe Ruth 14-year-old World Series in Massachusetts this week, and...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2016
Last comment by Evan Rogoff , on Jan 8, 2017 at 3:03 pm | 2 comments | 2695 Views

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New Bernal Park sports fields, Oak Woodland now open

The latest Bernal Community Park expansion, a 54-acre, $16.5 million project that adds new lighted sports fields and a grand...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2016
Last comment by Grateful, on Nov 8, 2016 at 1:10 am | 11 comments | 7118 Views

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Nevada Legislature holding session today to try to lure Raiders to Vegas

Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf said Monday night that she remains hopeful that the Raiders will stay in Oakland even as the...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2016
Last comment by Eric, on Oct 11, 2016 at 12:27 pm | 2 comments | 1624 Views
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