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School board approves amended contract for interim superintendent Ochoa
The Pleasanton school board Tuesday unanimously approved an addendum to Micaela Ochoa's contract compensating her an extra... Last comment on Mar 29, 2017 at 11:45 am | 4 comments

Callippe finally gets its flagpole!
After a years long campaign to get the city to erect a flagpole at the city's golf course, work has started to get it done.... Last comment on Mar 29, 2017 at 11:28 am | 0 comments

Pleasanton Seahawks hosting large swim meet this week
The Pleasanton Seahawks and the city's Dolores Bengtson Aquatic Center are playing host to the Far Westerns swim meet this... Last comment on Mar 29, 2017 at 7:37 am | 2 comments

Signs of the times
When John Deus, 74, takes to the road, he doesn't just keep an eye on the traffic and other hazards. He's also alert for... Last comment on Mar 24, 2017 at 12:47 pm | 2 comments

 
 
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"Route 66 Beginning - Chicago"
Rode my motorcycle to Chicago and then returned to California along Historic Route 66 to Santa Monica Pier. John Deus, Pleasanton Submitted by JOHN DEUS on Sep 29, 2015

 
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Pleasanton's priorities
Every other year the Pleasanton City Council creates a work plan of its top priorities for the city to accomplish over the ensuing two years. This year's list contains 90 projects and initiatives for in and around Pleasanton. Thursday, 3:21 PM

Victim of fatal crash Wednesday identified as Dublin man
A man killed late Wednesday morning in a crash on the westbound entrance to the Dumbarton Bridge near Fremont has been identified by the Alameda County coroner's bureau as Terrance Culhane, 64, of Dublin. Thursday, 11:37 AM

Valley Trails housing project debate delayed until next month
The Pleasanton Planning Commission last week postponed its discussion about a proposal to add 36 new homes to the Valley Trails neighborhood on the Evangelical Free Church of Pleasanton site. Thursday, 2:12 PM

Point/counterpoint: Studying El Charro Rd.
To promote further public debate on the topic, the Pleasanton Weekly invited Councilwoman Kathy Narum and PleasantonVoters.com president Kelly Cousins to share their opposing viewpoints for a point/counterpoint on studying an El Charro Road extension. Thursday, 5:23 PM

Valley View kindergartner showing off kung fu skills on NBC's 'Little Big Shots'
Martial arts are a popular activity for children throughout the Tri-Valley. For 6-year-old Calleigh Tsay, kung fu is a passion that runs in the family and something she looks forward to every week. Wednesday, 2:35 PM

City Council OKs commission, committee appointments
The Pleasanton City Council last week appointed 21 local resident volunteers to positions on various city commissions and advisory committees. Wednesday, 3:23 PM

Tri-Valley Blue Devils win hockey playoff title
The Tri-Valley Blue Devils earned first place in the Northern California playoffs in the D-3 high school division, going undefeated in all five matches of the hockey tournament in Vacaville earlier this month. Thursday, 3:26 PM

Dykzeul named PUSD Classified Employee of the Year
The Pleasanton Unified School District has selected Maria Dykzeul as its 2016-17 Classified Employee of the Year. Wednesday, 3:26 PM

School board approves amended contract for interim superintendent Ochoa
The Pleasanton school board Tuesday unanimously approved an addendum to Micaela Ochoa's contract compensating her an extra $10,000 for serving as PUSD's interim superintendent. Wednesday, 7:35 AM | 4 comments

Calling all submissions for annual Mother-Daughter Lookalike Contest
Mother's Day is right around the corner on May 14, and the Pleasanton Weekly is once again holding its popular Mother-Daughter Lookalike Contest, which is voted on by readers. Tuesday, 1:54 PM

County seeks volunteers for civil grand jury
The application process to serve on the Alameda County Superior Court Civil Grand Jury for the 2017-18 term is now open. Wednesday, 4:54 PM

'Snow White' spoof headed for Pleasanton
Each spring, a talented troupe visits underserved schools in the East Bay to acquaint students with the magic of musical theater. To help fund the free shows, East Bay Children's Theatre gives paying performances in public venues, and this year Pleasanton has been added to the schedule. Monday, 5:18 PM

UPDATE: San Jose man dies in I-680 crash in Pleasanton early Saturday
The Alameda County Coroner's Bureau has identified San Jose resident Matthew Tia, 33, as the victim of a fatal crash on northbound Interstate 680 in Pleasanton just after 3 a.m. Saturday. Monday, 3:14 PM

 

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2017 guide to summer camps

Looking for something for the kids to do this summer, learn something new and have fun? The 2017 Summer Camp Guide features local camps for all ages and interests.

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