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It's hot! Here's how to escape the heat in Pleasanton
Swimming, frolicking through sprinklers, air conditioners and fans are typical methods to keep cool today as temperatures... Last comment on Jul 29, 2015 at 11:00 pm | 6 comments

Wheels meetings today, tomorrow aimed at gaining views on bus service;
The operator of the Wheels bus system and the Tri-Valley Rapid is holding three meetings this week to gain the public's views... Last comment on Jul 29, 2015 at 8:45 am | 2 comments

New officer joins Pleasanton Police Department
The Pleasanton Police Department welcomed a Pleasanton native as its newest officer this month. Read the full story here... Last comment 15 hours ago | 3 comments

Pleasanton-based Thoratec Corp. acquired by Minnesota medical firm
St. Jude Medical Inc. is set to acquire Pleasanton-based and HeartMate maker Thoratec Corp. in a transaction valued at approximately... Last comment on Jul 27, 2015 at 9:46 am | 1 comment

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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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Amador Valley High diversity camp ends tomorrow with dance, music performance
This year's Cheza Nami diversity camp will end its weeklong session into African art and music tomorrow with a student play at Amador Valley High School. Thursday, 2:50 PM

125-acre grass fire near Livermore contained
A quickly-spreading grass fire outside of Livermore grew to 125 acres before it was contained this afternoon, Cal Fire officials said. Thursday, 1:03 PM

Experts urge residents to protect homes during fire season
Wildfire season is in full force, with triple-digit temperatures drying out vulnerable wild grass and home landscaping. Thursday, 8:01 AM

Correction: Trinity Lutheran story removed because of inaccuracy
CORRECTION: This story has been removed because it was inaccurate. Trinity Lutheran has not named a new pastor. We regret the error. Thursday, 7:18 AM | 1 comments

Cooper new director of Las Positas College Foundation
Kenneth G. Cooper, director of the Cosumnes River College Foundation in Sacramento for the last eight years, has been named executive director of the Las Positas College Foundation. Thursday, 7:59 AM

Pleasanton All-Stars fall in Little League West Region semifinal
The Northern California champion Pleasanton All-Star team lost in the semifinal round of the Intermediate 50/70 Baseball West Regional Tournament in Arizona this week, narrowly missing out on qualifying for the international 2015 Little League Intermediate World Series in Livermore. Thursday, 8:00 AM

Mosquitoes infected with West Nile virus found in north Fremont
The Alameda County Mosquito Abatement District has received confirmation from the state of two West Nile virus positive groups of mosquitoes found July 22 in the northern part of Fremont. Thursday, 7:18 AM

It's hot! Here's how to escaping the heat in Pleasanton
Swimming, staying inside in air conditioned comfort, fans and even reading a book at the Pleasanton Library are great ways to keep cool today as temperatures could soar once again into the triple-digits. Thursday, 7:25 AM | 6 comments

Livermore Area park district offers public programs in August
The Livermore Area Recreation and Park District ranger staff is offering a number of programs in August that are open to Livermore and Pleasanton residents. Thursday, 7:29 AM

Defendant in Steinle killing faces new weapons charge
San Francisco prosecutors Tuesday added a new weapons charge against a Mexican national accused of killing a 32-year-old Pleasanton native at Pier 14 earlier this month in a case that has brought national interest to the city's immigration policies. Thursday, 7:36 AM

Pooch Parade top feature at next week's 1st Wednesday Street Party
Next week's 1st Wednesday Street Party in downtown Pleasanton will celebrate the dog days of summer with the 18th annual Pooch Parade starting at 7 p.m. on Main Street. Thursday, 7:38 AM

New officer joins Pleasanton Police Department
The Pleasanton Police Department welcomed a Pleasanton native as its newest officer this month. Thursday, 7:39 AM | 3 comments

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. Thursday, 7:40 AM | 22 comments

Tri-Valley Heroes nomination period opens
Pleasanton Weekly and are once again putting out a call for nominations and sponsorships for the annual Tri-Valley Heroes awards - our salute to the community members dedicated to bettering the Tri-Valley and the lives of its residents.
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Sizzling Saturdays start tomorrow in downtown Pleasanton
Sizzling Saturdays return tomorrow in downtown Pleasanton with Sunday Fundays making a debut Aug. 2. Thursday, 5:16 PM


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