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Defendant to stand trial for murder in shooting death of Kate Steinle
A San Francisco Superior Court judge ruled today that an undocumented immigrant accused of shooting Pleasanton native Kate... Last comment 7 hours ago | 4 comments

Winners and losers in Lund Ranch 50-home development approval
There were winners and losers last week as the Pleasanton Planning Commission approved a bid by Greenbriar Homes to build... Last comment 12 hours ago | 5 comments

Americans embracing 'smart' homes
A survey of U.S. adults by Coldwell Banker Real Estate t and CNET, an online source of consumer technology news, found that... Last comment 16 hours ago | 4 comments

Pleasanton police urge community to be aware of phone scams
Pleasanton police encouraged residents to be aware of phone scams that typically ask someone to send money to help a loved... Last comment on Aug 31, 2015 at 12:15 pm | 6 comments

 
 
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"Amador High Class of 1964"
Members of the Amador High School Class of 1964 display their copies of the Pleasanton Weekly at their 50th class reunion, held October 11 at the Calippe Preserve Golf Course in Pleasanton. Submitted by Molly Walker on Oct 12, 2014

 
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Scottish Games among highlights of Labor Day weekend events
Thank goodness for Labor Day weekend -- a chance to pause and catch our breath after the frenzied rush of back-to-school and back-to-work with no vacation days in sight. Friday, 7:31 AM

Defendant to stand trial for murder in Kate Steinle's death
A San Francisco Superior Court judge ruled today that an undocumented immigrant accused of shooting Pleasanton native Kate Steinle in July at San Francisco's Pier 14 will stand trial for murder. Friday, 11:05 AM | 4 comments

BART Transbay Tube to San Francisco closed this weekend
There will be no BART train service between San Francisco and the East Bay this holiday weekend, with officials closing the Transbay Tube to repair a key section of track near the tube. Friday, 7:31 AM

Darlingside to kick off Firehouse season tomorrow night
Darlingside in Concert opens Season 6 for the Firehouse Arts Center tomorrow night, with songs from its new album, "Birds Say." Friday, 7:32 AM

An Evening with the Harringtons at Amadaor Theater Tuesday
The Museum on Main is presenting "An Evening with Gary and Nancy Harrington" this Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the Amador Valley High School Theater where the Harringtons, benefactors of public art in Pleasanton, will discuss artworks in the community. Friday, 7:31 AM

Don reflects on playing baseball in Dominican Republic
Amador Valley High junior Ryan Westcott suited up for Team USA with some of the country's best young baseball players to compete in an international tournament with peers from Canada, St. Croix and the Dominican Republic this summer. Friday, 8:14 AM

Seahawks swim at international all-star meet
Six top Pleasanton Seahawks swam as part of the Pacific Swimming all-star team during the international North American Challenge Cup in La Jolla earlier this summer. Friday, 8:15 AM

Passenger volume up 8.7% at Oakland International Airport
Oakland International Airport experienced a significant jump in ridership over the past year, according to the airport's annual passenger traffic report. Friday, 7:11 AM

Americans embracing 'smart' homes
A survey of U.S. adults by Coldwell Banker Real Estate t and CNET, an online source of consumer technology news, found that Americans are already embracing the smart home with 28% owning at least one smart home product and almost half of Millennials (ages 18 to 34) adopting the technology. Friday, 7:11 AM | 4 comments

Stray chicken keeps motorists swerving 0n Bay Bridge for 4 hours
A stray chicken that startled drivers on the Bay Bridge Wednesday morning and was featured in countless jokes on social media has been taken to an Oakland animal shelter and might be reclaimed by its owner. Friday, 7:11 AM

'Kate' Steinle family files claims against S.F., federal officials over her death
The family of a woman fatally shot on San Francisco's waterfront in July filed wrongful death claims Tuesday against San Francisco and federal officials. Friday, 7:11 AM | 16 comments

Volunteers needed to help on Coastal Cleanup Day
Coastal Cleanup Day, the largest annual volunteer event in the state, will take place Saturday, Sept. 19. Friday, 7:12 AM

Sewer district board member elected to state sanitation board
Dublin San Ramon Services Director Georgean Vonheeder-Leopold has been elected to serve a three-year term on a state sanitation board. Friday, 7:12 AM | 1 comments

Students, parents urged to check 2 federal college tax credits
California parents and students should check now to see if they will qualify for either of two college tax credits when they file their 2015 federal income tax returns. Friday, 7:13 AM

Police searching for naked man who followed woman on Aug. 20
Pleasanton police are reporting that they are now searching for a man who followed a woman in his car while apparently naked two weeks ago. Friday, 7:26 AM

Livermore hosting National Senior Center Month events starting Wednesday
The Livermore Area Recreation and Park District has scheduled a series of special programs starting Wednesday to mark National Senior Center Month. Friday, 7:29 AM

Congregation Beth Emek to use new prayer book for Rosh Hashanah
Congregation Beth Emek in Pleasanton will introduce a new Reform Judaism prayer book at its Rosh Hashanah services Sept. 13. Thursday, 7:28 AM

Pleasanton seeks candidates to fill commission and committee vacancies
The city of Pleasanton is seeking applications to fill vacancies on a variety of commissions and committees. Friday, 7:30 AM

 

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