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Rising pension costs dominate City Council's budget review

The city of Pleasanton remains in sound fiscal condition with general fund revenues projected to keep rising during the next...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2017
Last comment by West Side Observer, on Jun 13, 2017 at 10:51 am | 2 comments | 1925 Views

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Was My No Vote on MM, a Yes Vote for Costco?

I struggled with a yes or a no vote on the initiative MM. In the end, I voted no for several reasons: 1) The initiative...

Original post made by Kelly K. on Jun. 9, 2017
Last comment by Joe, on Jun 12, 2017 at 6:15 pm | 21 comments | 942 Views

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Representative Swalwell Blocked Seniors Contact!

Eric Swalwell has removed email contact to his office for senior citizens. The only available method electronically to contact...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Jun. 9, 2017
Last comment by Billie, on Jun 12, 2017 at 2:44 pm | 3 comments | 381 Views

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Any Major Issues in Del Prado Area

Hello, We are actively looking for a home in Del Prado area, can residents of that area comment on any major issues in and...

Original post made by Viv on Jun. 12, 2017
Last comment by caywen, on Jun 12, 2017 at 2:35 pm | 3 comments | 383 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

City Council adopts Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan update

Pleasanton now has a new set of strategies to guide future improvements to the city’s bike and pedestrian network. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jun 11, 2017 at 9:03 am | 9 comments | 2503 Views

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Ex-employee files racial discrimination suit against Pleasanton construction company

A former project manager for a Pleasanton construction company filed a lawsuit against the company and its owners today accusing...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2017
Last comment by NotAJournalist, on Jun 10, 2017 at 10:03 am | 12 comments | 3689 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Longtime Amador teacher Eric Thiel dies

Eric Thiel, a science teacher at Amador Valley High School who had been with the Pleasanton school district since 1985, died...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2017
Last comment by Jim brandes, on Jun 9, 2017 at 10:38 pm | 9 comments | 16139 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Councilwoman wants smoking banned in downtown Pleasanton, also in apartments

City Councilwoman Karla Brown wants to ban smoking in downtown Pleasanton and in all multi-family apartment and condominium...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2015
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jun 9, 2017 at 9:04 pm | 69 comments | 5386 Views

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Costco Will Complete Pleasanton

Critics continue to complain tax payer money is involved with Costco building A store in Pleasanton. The reality is, tax...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Jun. 7, 2017
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Jun 9, 2017 at 8:16 pm | 3 comments | 1197 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Harvest Park wins cricket tournament

A team from Pleasanton's Harvest Park won the middle school division in the inter-school youth cricket tournament hosted...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2017
Last comment by Red Claret, on Jun 9, 2017 at 3:54 pm | 1 comment | 1364 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Livermore man dies from injuries sustained in suspected DUI collision

A 73-year-old Livermore man died over the holiday weekend from injuries sustained in an alleged DUI collision involving a...

Original post made on May. 30, 2017
Last comment by Camp Mills, on Jun 9, 2017 at 1:50 pm | 19 comments | 8030 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

I went to Harvest Park a long time ago but it still has one great teacher I know is still there

Mr. Bowen was a science teacher when my 'I don't need school since I'm going to be a professional baseball player' attitude...

Original post made by Harvest Park Alum on May. 16, 2009
Last comment by Laura O, on Jun 9, 2017 at 12:27 pm | 6 comments | 2127 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Staying Healthy: Guard children against sun exposure

The risk for skin damage and skin cancer is directly related to the cumulative sun exposure a person experiences throughout...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2017
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Jun 8, 2017 at 2:50 pm | 2 comments | 1060 Views

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On-Line Auction Fundraiser to raise funds for the Juanita Haugen Scholarship.

An online auction is currently in progress to increase scholarship funds, some great bargains are available by going to www....

Original post made by Ken mano on Jun. 8, 2017
There are no comments yet. 192 Views

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CA Democrats divert Prop money to pet projects

You may have voted for Education, health, and roads spending. But that is NOT what your money is going to be spent on. Sacramento...

Original post made by jimf01 on May. 22, 2017
Last comment by Flightops, on Jun 7, 2017 at 10:14 pm | 1 comment | 351 Views

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Hearing Aids

My blogger login has been removed, so I'm posting my final blog here in the Town Square. This is about two new bills one...

Original post made by San Ramon Observer on Jun. 7, 2017
There are no comments yet. 326 Views

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Brace for Bernal Bridge rehab work

Pleasanton city officials say residents and commuters should prepare for long delays on western Bernal Avenue starting Monday...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2017
Last comment by fred, on Jun 7, 2017 at 6:17 pm | 1 comment | 2123 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

LPFD battalion chief announces retirement

Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Department battalion chief Michael Miller will retire on Wednesday after more than 31 years in...

Original post made on May. 9, 2017
Last comment by smuchs, on Jun 7, 2017 at 2:46 pm | 4 comments | 1732 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton man shot after allegedly trying to run over ranch owner

A pickup truck driver from Pleasanton accused of trying to run down a ranch owner in unincorporated Alameda County far outside...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jun 7, 2017 at 1:55 pm | 4 comments | 3212 Views

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Editorial: Voters want a Costco, so let's move forward

We are at a critical juncture with regard to the future of the Johnson Drive Economic Development Zone (EDZ) on Pleasanton's...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2017
Last comment by Lee, on Jun 7, 2017 at 1:48 pm | 49 comments | 3542 Views
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