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Pleasanton schools already set with rules around gender identity and bathrooms
Schools across the country are grappling with the Obama administration's request that public schools allow transgender students... Last comment 6 hours ago | 20 comments

Editorial: Vote Yes on Measure K
Measure K on the June 7 ballot for Pleasanton voters affirms the action of the City Council last January in approving the... Last comment on May 25, 2016 at 10:26 pm | 44 comments

Editorial: Figuers, Ramirez Holmes and Thiel for Zone 7 board
In the Zone 7 Water Agency Board of Directors election, we endorse incumbents Sandy Figuers and Angela Ramirez Holmes and... Last comment 15 hours ago | 9 comments

Pleasanton woman indicted for alleged visa fraud ring
A Pleasanton woman has been indicted along with three others on federal charges for allegedly participating in a scheme to... Last comment 5 hours 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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Honoring Bravery
Ahead of the tour's stop in Livermore this weekend, I toured World War II B25 and B17 bombers -- aka the "Flying Fortress" -- and flew in a B24 bomber. Thursday, 6:42 AM | 1 comments

Columnist slows for the cone zone at CarMax opening
CarMax, Inc., the country's largest retailer of used cars, opened its first Bay Area location in Pleasanton this month and asked me to demonstrate my car skills at its opening day ceremony. Thursday, 6:36 AM

Kaitlin's cancer fight officially ends
Every single person is affected by cancer, says survivor Kaitlin Gallagher, 20. Thursday, 6:41 AM | 2 comments

Foothill alum hired to Portland volleyball staff
Former Foothill Falcons volleyball star Betsy Sedlak has been named a new assistant coach and recruiting coordinator for the University of Portland volleyball program. Thursday, 6:33 AM | 1 comments

Pleasanton woman indicted for alleged visa fraud ring
A Pleasanton woman has been indicted along with three others on federal charges for allegedly participating in a scheme to commit worker visa fraud. Thursday, 6:39 AM | 3 comments

Memorial Day observance at Pleasanton Senior Center Monday
Pleasanton will observe Memorial Day Monday with an outdoor ceremony starting at 11 a.m. next to the Senior Center on Sunol Boulevard. Thursday, 6:42 AM

School board spares 2 librarian jobs from layoffs, seeks funds to save others whose positions are on chopping block
Pleasanton's school district Tuesday scraped together enough money to fund another two library assistants, and the school board has instructed staff to comb through the finances again to search for more funding for staff whose positions are on the chopping block for layoffs. Thursday, 6:42 AM | 8 comments

Pleasanton schools already set with rules around gender identity and bathrooms
Schools across the country are grappling with the Obama administration's request that public schools allow transgender students to use the bathroom of the gender that corresponds with their identity, but Pleasanton Unified School District's policies have long allowed students this choice.
Thursday, 6:40 AM | 20 comments

Registrar of Voters open next 2 weekends for voting
The Alameda County Registrar of Voters will be open on the next two weekends to allow voters to cast their ballots in the June 7 Presidential Primary Election. Thursday, 6:43 AM

Strong wage growth, level home prices buoy California housing affordability
Higher wages and lower seasonal home prices combined to push California housing affordability higher in the first quarter of 2016, compared to the previous quarter. Thursday, 6:43 AM

Editorial: Vote to re-elect Alameda County Supervisor Nate Miley on June 7
Alameda County Supervisor Nate Miley, first elected to the county board in 2000 and now also representing Pleasanton, is vying for reelection on June 7 against challenger Bryan Parker, a former Port of Oakland commissioner and former Oakland mayoral candidate. Thursday, 6:44 AM

Editorial: Vote Yes on Measure K
Measure K on the June 7 ballot for Pleasanton voters affirms the action of the City Council last January in approving the latest developer's plan for 43 upscale homes on the 194-acre Lund Ranch II site in the southeast corner of the city. Thursday, 6:44 AM | 44 comments

Editorial: Figuers, Ramirez Holmes and Thiel for Zone 7 board
In the Zone 7 Water Agency Board of Directors election, we endorse incumbents Sandy Figuers and Angela Ramirez Holmes and challenger Eric Thiel. Thursday, 6:45 AM | 9 comments

Water agency moves forward on $30 million water treatment enhancement
The Tri-Valley's water wholesaler is moving forward with a decades-long plan to add ozone technology to the area's primary water treatment plant, which could end up costing as much as $32.9 million. Thursday, 6:45 AM

Foothill swim teams heading to state championship meet in Clovis
The Foothill High swim teams completed a successful season last week by sending a group of swimmers to compete in the California Interscholastic Federation State Championship in Clovis. Thursday, 6:47 AM

Fire department to conduct controlled training burn at Camp Parks today
The Alameda County Fire Department will be conducting a controlled training burn at Camp Parks Reserve Forces Training Area in Dublin between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m Thursday. Thursday, 6:44 AM

2 bond measures face Pleasanton voters June 7
Pleasanton voters will be asked to approve a $950 million bond measure June 7 for improvements to Las Positas and Chabot College campuses as well as a $25 million annual parcel tax for 20 years to pay for a San Francisco Bay clean water program. Thursday, 6:46 AM | 5 comments

 

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