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Pleasanton Weekly's 2015 Readers Choice winners
With 29,764 confirmed votes in the 2015 Readers Choice Pleasanton contest, our loyal readers gave their input about which... Last comment 8 hours ago | 17 comments

Nonlead ammunition requirements for hunters start in some areas July 1
Nonlead ammunition will be required when hunting on all California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) lands and for all... Last comment on Jun 29, 2015 at 8:27 am | 15 comments

Council takes bold step in $17.7 million pay-down of pension liabilities
The Pleasanton City Council took a bold step this month in voting to pay down the city's total unfunded pension-related liabilities... Last comment 11 hours ago | 12 comments

Intruders party in Castlewood home, take vacationing owners' bacon, liquor, jewelry
A Pleasanton family had an unwelcome surprise waiting for them Tuesday when they returned home from vacation to find their... Last comment on Jun 27, 2015 at 11:27 am | 31 comments

 
 
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"BUSC U15 Elite Team Champions"
BUSC U15 Elite Team WINS the Harvest Festival Classic on 9/27-28 at the beautiful Pleasanton Sports Park! Head Coach Pablo Espinosa, Assistant Coaches Steven Babati and Scott Berglin, Managed by Leilani Storey. Submitted by Leilani Storey - Team Manager BUSC U15 Elite on Sep 29, 2014

 
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Baker, colleagues introduce $6-billion transportation proposal
Assemblywoman Catharine Baker (R-San Ramon), whose district includes Pleasanton, joined Republican colleagues Monday to announce a transportation plan which aims at dedicating $6 billion in new funding to address the state's transportation needs without any new taxes or fees. Wednesday, 7:54 AM

Tie a knot for veterans at Pleasanton's 1st Wednesday tonight
Hope Hospice is asking the public to tie a knot for veterans tonight at Pleasanton's First Wednesday Street Party that starts at 6 p.m. on downtown streets. Wednesday, 7:57 AM

Fair hosting drive today to send 'care' packages to deployed troops serving in Middle East
The Alameda County Fair will host a drive today by the local Blue Star Moms, a group that sends care packages to deployed U.S. Troops in the Middle East. Wednesday, 7:25 AM

Red Cross asks for blood donations before 4th of July holiday to avoid summer shortage
The American Red Cross is asking eligible blood and platelet donors to step up and donate now before they go on vacation to avoid a summer shortage. Wednesday, 7:47 AM

Gov. Brown signs vaccination bill
Gov. Jerry Brown Tuesday signed a controversial bill eliminating personal belief exemptions from vaccination requirements for students attending California schools. Wednesday, 8:11 AM

Pleasanton-based balcony builder seeks restraining order against prosecutors
The company that built a Berkeley apartment complex where six people died earlier this month when a balcony collapsed is seeking a temporary restraining order to prevent the Alameda County District Attorney's Office from testing evidence without company representatives being present. Wednesday, 8:01 AM

Golden Gate Bridge to increase tolls by 25 cents today
Toll rates at the Golden Gate Bridge will increase by 25 cents Wednesday morning. Wednesday, 7:15 AM | 3 comments

New York-based Kiehlıs opens today in Stoneridge Shopping Center
Kiehl's, a New York-based skin and hair care retailer, will open its newest location at noon today in the Stoneridge Shopping Center. Wednesday, 7:28 AM

Treatment district opens new recycled water fill station in Dublin
The Dublin San Ramon Services District, which provides wastewater treatment to Pleasanton, has opened its second residential recycled water fill station located at the city of Dublin's Public Safety Complex, 6363 Clark Ave. Wednesday, 7:13 AM | 13 comments

Pleasanton hires new Community Development director
Gerry Beaudin currently the zoning administrator for the city of Mountain View, has been hired as Pleasanton's new director of Community Development Director, succeeding Brian Dolan, who has been named Assistant City Manager. Wednesday, 7:14 AM

Pleasanton Weekly's 2015 Readers Choice winners
With 29,764 confirmed votes in the 2015 Readers Choice Pleasanton contest, our loyal readers gave their input about which businesses, professionals and places are the best of the best in categories within beauty and style, epicure, health and fitness, home and vehicle, kids and pets, rest and recreation, and services. Wednesday, 7:14 AM | 17 comments

County supervisors approve $2.7 billion budget for new fiscal year
The Alameda County Board of Supervisors voted Friday to approve a $2.7 billion budget for the new fiscal year beginning July 1 that closes a $65 million funding gap without significant program reductions or staff layoffs. Wednesday, 7:25 AM

Pleasanton offering free movies in the park starting July 9
Pleasanton residents are invited to enjoy free movies during six Thursday evenings this summer, on July 9, 16, 23, and 30, and August 6 and 13. Wednesday, 7:26 AM

 

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