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I-580 express/toll lanes to open later this month
A $55 million project to create express lanes expected to ease congestion along I-580 though Pleasanton and Livermore will... Last comment 2 hours ago | 16 comments

Pleasanton school board votes to change coming year schedule with classes to start Aug. 15
After more than two years of contentious community debate, the Pleasanton school board voted last night to change the coming... Last comment 18 minutes ago | 35 comments

Protestors urge Safeway to adopt 'cage-free' egg policy
A group of 30 protestors from a national organization called Mercy for Animals (MFA) lined Stoneridge Mall Road in front... Last comment 7 hours ago | 5 comments

BART will spend $1.4 million to install cameras on all train cars
BART technicians have begun installing additional security cameras to cover the interiors of all 669 of its train cars at... Last comment 1 hour ago | 3 comments

 
 
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"2015 Rolling Thunder"
Keith Caraballo, and his wife, Pleasanton native Cheryl Caraballo traveled all the way to Washington DC to ride in the 28th annual Memorial Day Weekend Event Rolling Thunder Ride to raise awarness for veterans issues. 700,000 friends showed up and had a great time. The Lone Marine Saluted for 4.5 hours before the last motorcycle came across Memorial Bridge. Cheryl is a class of 1972 graduate of AVHS. Submitted by Cheryl Caraballo, Pleasanton 2nd generation n on Jun 29, 2015

 
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Thorne launches bid for re-election as mayor
With quick changes over recent weeks in the lineup of frontrunners in the presidential race, Mayor Jerry Thorne is taking no chances. Friday, 7:33 AM | 7 comments

San Ramon Valley Unified superintendent retiring, making for 3rd area school chief opening
Superintendent Mary Shelton has announced she will retire from the San Ramon Valley Unified School District on June 30, capping a 32-year career in education, including the last four leading the valley's public school system. Friday, 8:24 AM

The roller coaster of online dating
Love is in the air as Valentine's Day approaches this weekend. Friday, 7:45 AM | 2 comments

Spring comes to Pleasanton in time for Lincoln's birthday today
While our friends in many midwestern and eastern states are still battling the snow and chills of winter, it's an early spring in Pleasanton. Friday, 7:05 AM | 1 comments

Puppy Love: Students write Valentine's Day cards to East Bay SPCA animals
With Valentine's Day right around the corner, Pleasanton students got a visit from an East Bay SPCA (Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) ambassador dog. Students returned the warm fuzzies by writing Valentine's Day cards to the animals awaiting adoption at the organization's shelters. Friday, 7:13 AM

MLB players to join other Amador Valley High alumni in game against school's varsity tomorrow
Major league baseball players who once represented Amador Valley High will return to their alma maters for a friendly match during Saturday's alumni game. Friday, 8:00 AM

Amador Valley DECA scores 75 awards in managerial competition
Amador Valley High's DECA program earned 75 awards in a recent managerial competition in San Ramon, including 14 first-place awards. Friday, 8:01 AM

I-580 express/toll lanes to offer congestion relief -- for a price
Californians -- especially those in the East Bay -- will soon be joining midwestern and eastern states when it comes to high-price toll road fees. Friday, 7:44 AM

Protestors urge Safeway to adopt 'cage-free' egg policy
A group of 30 protestors from a national organization called Mercy for Animals (MFA) lined Stoneridge Mall Road in front of Safeway headquarters Monday calling on the grocery chain to adopt follow others in adopting a "cage-free" merchandising policy. Friday, 6:58 AM | 5 comments

Jail time in play for lawyer convicted of 2012 fatal crash in Dublin
An attorney who killed a bicyclist in a hit-and-run collision in Dublin in 2012 could face up to a year in county jail after a judge Thursday placed him back on felony probation, saying the attorney failed to live up to the terms of his probation and an agreement with the court by testing positive for cocaine. Friday, 7:24 AM

Pleasanton Chamber to recognize leaders in business, community
The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce this week announced the names of business and community leaders who will be recognized at its 53rd Annual Community Service Awards celebration March 23. Friday, 6:58 AM

Tri-Valley Rotary to hold 'Grease' screening, sing-along at Vine Theater
The Tri-Valley Evening Rotary Club of Pleasanton, Dublin and Livermore will present a sing along of the popular 1950s/60s movie musical "Grease" starting at 6:30 p.m. next Thursday (Feb. 18) at the Vine Theater on First Street in Livermore. Friday, 6:59 AM

Bay Area gasoline prices drop 30 cents since last month
Gas prices dropped 30 cents in one month in the Bay Area and may stay low despite a typical increase in prices in the spring, according to a report by the American Automobile Association. Friday, 6:59 AM

Ever feel not wanted in downtown Pleasanton?
Sometimes it's hard to build a few retail stores and apartments in downtown Pleasanton, even on a narrow, unpaved and empty lot a few feet from Main Street that has a history of failed businesses. Friday, 7:01 AM | 6 comments

Swalwell named vice chair of Democrats' steering committee
U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin), whose district includes Pleasanton, was appointed last week as vice chair of the House Democratic Steering and Policy Committee, which sets the Democratic policy agenda and nominates Democratic members for committee assignments. Friday, 7:02 AM

Pleasanton school board votes to change coming year schedule with classes to start Aug. 15
After more than two years of contentious community debate, the Pleasanton school board voted last night to change the coming school year schedule with classes to start Aug. 15. Friday, 7:02 AM | 35 comments

Pleasanton Police Department warns residents to not 'Be Like Bill'

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