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Hearings begin next week for Vranesh, PUSD
Former Walnut Grove principal Jon Vranesh will appeal his termination from Pleasanton Unified School District at a hearing... Last comment 2 hours ago | 15 comments

STEAM preschool proposal approved by school board
A proposal for a STEAM Preschool was unanimously approved by the Pleasanton school board last night during its board meeting. Read... Last comment on Apr 16, 2015 at 6:14 pm | 9 comments

Services Saturday for George Farrell, 54, who died while riding bicycle
Services will be held at noon Saturday at the Pleasanton Senior Center for George Farrell, a 25-year employee in the city... Last comment on Apr 16, 2015 at 9:30 am | 4 comments

AVHS hosts 'Every 15 Minutes' Thursday, Friday
The Pleasanton Unified School District and the Pleasanton Police Department will hold the "Every 15 Minutes" program at Amador... Last comment on Apr 17, 2015 at 7:48 pm | 9 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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Police, firefighters save woman from jumping off Livermore overpass
Livermore police and firefighters grabbed a woman who was hovering over a bridge 30 feet above the Union Pacific Railroad tracks Friday before she could jump or fall from her perch outside a protective fence. Saturday, 8:32 AM

Services at noon today for George Farrell, 54, who died while riding bicycle
Services will be held at noon today at the Pleasanton Senior Center for George Farrell, a 25-year employee in the city of Pleasanton engineering department, who suffered a fatal heart attack March 24 while riding his bike in Del Valle Park in Livermore., Saturday, 7:30 AM | 4 comments

Milfleur in downtown Pleasanton to host Sunflower Hill Day today
Milfleur, a home decor and gift shop in downtown Pleasanton, will host a special shopping day today to benefit a local non-profit organization, Sunflower Hill. Saturday, 7:27 AM

'Fiddler' at Pleasanton Firehouse today, Sunday
Pacific Coast Repertory Theatre is performing "Fiddler on the Roof" at 8 pm. tonight and again at 2 p.m. tomorrow at the Firehouse Arts Center. Saturday, 7:41 AM

San Jose asks U.S. Supreme Court to overturn baseball league's antitrust exemption
An antitrust lawsuit filed by the city of San Jose against Major
League Baseball in 2013 began its expected final chapter this week with the city's appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court. Saturday, 7:52 AM

Hearings begin Monday for Vranesh, Pleasanton school district
Former Walnut Grove principal Jon Vranesh will appeal his termination from the Pleasanton Unified School District at a hearing Monday, April 20 at the Office of Administrative Hearing in Oakland, 1515 Clay Street, Ste. 206. Saturday, 7:28 AM | 15 comments

Sarah's swimathon to benefit hospital
Sarah Banholzer and her friends are donning their bathing suits next weekend in Pleasanton for their second annual swimathon to benefit UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland. Saturday, 7:30 AM

No drought for local home sales
With the spring home-selling season off to a robust start, California's drought appears to be having little impact on buyers and sellers who continue to close pricey deals with multiple offers. Saturday, 7:30 AM

Tony Dennis named 'Teacher of the Year' in Pleasanton school district
Tony Dennis has been named the Pleasanton Unified School District's 2015-16 Teacher of the Year. Saturday, 7:31 AM

PPIE 'Run for Education' raises $96k
The third annual Pleasanton Run for Education, a fundraiser for the Pleasanton Partnerships in Education (PPIE) Foundation, raised a record $96,000 that will benefit the PPIE Giving Fund. Saturday, 7:31 AM

Zone 7 reminds Tri-Valley to 'stay the course' during drought
Due to high levels of water conservation in Zone 7 Water Agency's customer service area, the community is already in a position of meeting California's first-ever mandated reduction in water use, according to agency officials. Saturday, 7:31 AM | 3 comments

Housing production edges up 2% in March
Nationwide housing starts rose 2% to 926,000 units in March from an upwardly revised February reading, according to newly released data from the U.S. Commerce Department. Saturday, 7:32 AM

 

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