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Swalwell named to party leadership post

Pleasanton's Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) was appointed last week to a key leadership post within his party, as Democrat...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2016
Last comment by Roberta Lewis, 6 hours ago | 5 comments | 606 Views

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What a parade!

Kudos to Brian Dutchover and Michelle Dunaway for their year-long effort to make sure last Saturday's Holiday Parade was...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2016
Last comment by Bill T, 10 hours ago | 2 comments | 343 Views

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Pleasanton Council suspends annual rate increase on water bills

Under fire from Pleasanton homeowners alarmed by rising water bills, the City Council Tuesday voted to suspend for one year...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2016
Last comment by Roger Hall, 11 hours ago | 12 comments | 1585 Views

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Fairgrounds horse track, stables closing for winter

The Alameda County Agricultural Fair Association has decided to close down its horse training operation for the winter beginning...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2016
Last comment by Cassy Tschanz, 11 hours ago | 10 comments | 1962 Views

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2 new courts approved for Pleasanton tennis complex

The City Council voted 4-1 Tuesday to build two new courts at the Pleasanton Tennis Park at an estimated cost of $600,000,...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2016
Last comment by residents, 12 hours ago | 7 comments | 1669 Views

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It's time for winter sports

There will be a different look to the East Bay Athletic League this season as Dublin and Dougherty Valley join the league....

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2016
Last comment by Chris, 14 hours ago | 1 comment | 351 Views

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Water bill

I have been trying to pay my water bill since Thursday online. All I get is a notice the site is under maintenance. Anyone...

Original post made by Beverly on Dec. 5, 2016
Last comment by Long Time Pleasanton Resident, 14 hours ago | 4 comments | 683 Views

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City ends 2015/16 fiscal year with $4.4 million surplus

The Pleasanton City Council adopted a resolution Tuesday night to accept its 2015/16 fiscal year operating budget that shows...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2016
Last comment by Common Sense, on Dec 8, 2016 at 10:26 pm | 4 comments | 1042 Views

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Oakland mayor promises measures to prevent future 'Ghost Ship' warehouse tragedies

Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf Wednesday announced a series of measures her administration will take to try to prevent future...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2016
Last comment by Sam, on Dec 8, 2016 at 10:19 am | 2 comments | 428 Views

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Remembering Pearl Harbor today, 75th anniversary of attack

Pleasanton's new and majestic Veterans Memorial atop the hill at Pioneer Cemetery was dedicated last month in time to be...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2016
Last comment by Elderly, on Dec 8, 2016 at 9:00 am | 9 comments | 1013 Views

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Owens & Willow

Everybody has been complaining about the proposed traffic that will be generated by the proposed Costco. Has anybody driven...

Original post made by Willow Owens on Oct. 3, 2016
Last comment by Resident of Pleasanton, on Dec 7, 2016 at 4:50 pm | 28 comments | 830 Views

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Pleasanton Council moves forward on new library/civic center complex

The City Council has approved a draft master plan for a new Pleasanton Civic Center complex in Bernal Community Park which...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2016
Last comment by Flightops, on Dec 7, 2016 at 2:37 pm | 27 comments | 5919 Views

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Chic-A-Fill

The Drive-Thru should either be closed, or the parking spots in front of the fast food joint should become a Drive-Thru lane,...

Original post made by resident on Dec. 6, 2016
Last comment by Flightops, on Dec 6, 2016 at 9:14 pm | 1 comment | 163 Views

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what a mess-thanks Chik fil a

Who in their right might gave the okay for chick fil a (or however you spell it) to open in the location next to smart and...

Original post made by T. Rumpo on Nov. 23, 2016
Last comment by SHale, on Dec 5, 2016 at 7:57 pm | 7 comments | 1532 Views

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Congrats to Costco

The people have spoken, and they want Costco. There is no need to fret about increased traffic, or that your $1.50 hot dog...

Original post made by Get the Facts on Nov. 9, 2016
Last comment by SHale, on Dec 5, 2016 at 7:56 pm | 55 comments | 1924 Views

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Thousands turn out for parade, tree lighting in downtown Pleasanton

Thousands lined Main Street sidewalks and outdoor eateries Saturday night for a festive holiday parade, followed by the annual...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2016
Last comment by BillW, on Dec 5, 2016 at 4:14 pm | 3 comments | 1061 Views

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Parade opens holiday season at 5 p.m. today on Main Street

Pleasanton's annual Hometown Holiday parade and tree-lighting ceremony will be held starting at 5 p.m. today on Main Street. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2016
Last comment by Bill T, on Dec 5, 2016 at 9:37 am | 1 comment | 1650 Views

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'A Rocky Mountain Christmas' at Firehouse Arts Center today

Jim Curry will present his salute to John Denver at two shows at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.Sunday at the Firehouse Arts Center. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2016
Last comment by Rick , on Dec 5, 2016 at 6:28 am | 1 comment | 805 Views

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Tassajara Road will re-open Dec. 16 after paving delayed by November rain

The opening of a portion of Tassajara Road in Dublin and Camino Tassajara Road in Contra Costa County that was closed in...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2016
Last comment by Graftandcorruption, on Dec 3, 2016 at 9:53 am | 1 comment | 1000 Views

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Giants shortstop, Foothill grad Brandon Crawford gives back to local schools

San Francisco Giants shortstop and Foothill High School graduate Brandon Crawford, along with Wells Fargo, recently awarded...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2016
Last comment by Claudette McDermott, on Dec 2, 2016 at 9:12 pm | 3 comments | 7163 Views
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