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School district loses ruling in Vranesh case
An attempt by the Pleasanton Unified School District to deny former Walnut Grove principal Jon Vranesh a hearing into its... Last comment 2 hours ago | 35 comments

Albertsons, Safeway receive clearance for proposed merger
AB Acquisition LLC, which owns Boise-based Albertsons, and Pleasanton-based Safeway Inc. announced yesterday that they have... Last comment 3 hours ago | 4 comments

Millennials seek smaller houses, but won't sacrifice details
As Millennials begin to enter the home buying market in larger numbers, homes will get a little smaller, laundry rooms will... Last comment 23 hours ago | 5 comments

Board discusses laptop program for Pleasanton middle schools
The Pleasanton school board heard a report from middle school principals at its meeting last night about a proposal to expand... Last comment 2 hours ago | 17 comments

 
 
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"Gold at Hershey State Meet"
Athenian Athletics team participated in the Hershey Norcal State Meet held in San Jose on June 14th. The 4x100 meters relay team of Austin Telles, Anurag Koyyada, Eathan Hanley, and Rohit Menon from Harvest Park middle school won the gold medal with a time of 49.29 seconds. The team has an opportunity to participate in the Hershey North American Finals to held in Hershey, PA on August 2nd. The team is coached by Rik Richardson. Submitted by Santosh Menon on Jun 18, 2014

 
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Pleasanton school district loses ruling in Vranesh case
An attempt by the Pleasanton Unified School District to deny former Walnut Grove principal Jon Vranesh a hearing into its allegations against him has been rejected and the district has been ordered to immediately make more than 25 individuals available for depositions. Thursday, 7:27 AM | 35 comments

College district board names new trustee to replace Barbara Mertes
William Macedo of Livermore has been appointed to the Chabot-Las Positas Community College District board of trustees, taking the seat vacated by Barbara Mertes, who retired in December. Thursday, 7:52 AM

Alameda County offering no-cost tax preparation for low/moderate income taxpayers
The Alameda County Social Services Agency (SSA) is providing no cost IRS-certified tax preparation assistance to low- and moderate-income taxpayers through April 15. Thursday, 7:53 AM | 1 comments

MTC seeks to fill vacancies on advisory council
The Metropolitan Transportation Commission -- the Bay Area's transportation planning, financing and coordinating agency -- is recruiting interested Bay Area residents to fill three vacancies on its Policy Advisory Council. Thursday, 7:54 AM

Board discusses laptop program for Pleasanton middle schools
The Pleasanton school board heard a report from middle school principals at its meeting Tuesday night about a proposal to expand the traditional Laptop Program to all middle school students. Thursday, 7:27 AM | 17 comments

Albertsons, Safeway receive clearance for proposed merger
AB Acquisition LLC, which owns Boise-based Albertsons, and Pleasanton-based Safeway Inc. have received clearance from the Federal Trade Commission for the companies' proposed merger, which was announced on March 6, 2014. Thursday, 7:30 AM | 4 comments

Hacienda manager installed as chairman of Pleasanton Chamber
James Paxson, general manager of Hacienda, was installed Tuesday as chairman of the Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce for 2015. Thursday, 7:30 AM

Millennials seek smaller houses, but won't sacrifice details
As Millennials begin to enter the home buying market in larger numbers, homes will get a little smaller, laundry rooms will be essential and home technology will become increasingly prevalent. Thursday, 7:31 AM | 5 comments

Youth in Government Day applications due Saturday
Pleasanton high school students still have time to apply to participate in the 2015 Youth in Government Day scheduled for Feb. 19. Thursday, 7:31 AM

Dublin Council ends two months of debate, chooses Wehrenberg for vacant seat
After nearly 15 hours of public and closed-door meetings over the last two months, the Dublin City Council Monday night voted 3-1 to appoint former planning commissioner Doreen Wehrenberg to fill Mayor David Haubert's vacated seat on the council. Thursday, 7:32 AM | 7 comments

4 Democrats, 1 Republican enter State Senate race
The candidate list for the upcoming State Senate special election is set, with four Democrats and one Republican successfully filing nomination papers last week to qualify for the race to represent Pleasanton and the rest of the 7th State Senate District. Thursday, 7:33 AM

 

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