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Lund Ranch referendum petitions due at 5 p.m. tonight

Proponents of placing a measure on the June ballot to overturn the City Council's approval of a 43-home development in Lund...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2016
Last comment by Resident of Ventana Hills, 11 minutes ago | 14 comments | 670 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Sacrificing for Success: Unseen struggles

The average household income in Pleasanton was $145,000 in 2014, and the median single-family home was $732,000. Many believe...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2016
Last comment by Olive, 25 minutes ago | 6 comments | 1073 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Pleasanton's fallen

What began as a simple idea to gather the names of Pleasanton residents killed in U.S. wars turned into a project that took...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2016
Last comment by Doug Miller, 3 hours ago | 6 comments | 1495 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Super Bowl AVHS

I heard from my kids that 80 people are performing at the Super Bowl halftime show? Is that true?...

Original post made by Jonathon on Feb. 4, 2016
Last comment by teacher, 4 hours ago | 1 comment | 101 Views

AROUND TOWN

Big events tomorrow could mean record BART ridership

Big events in San Francisco and Oakland tomorrow could make for record-breaking ridership on BART. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2016
Last comment by Blake Nahmias, 4 hours ago | 2 comments | 420 Views

AROUND TOWN

Readers sound off on possible Lund Ranch referendum

Letters, phone calls and Town Square postings on the Pleasanton Weekly's website have been coming fast and furiously since...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2016
Last comment by We Love Our Kids Too, 4 hours ago | 59 comments | 3138 Views

AROUND TOWN

Making phased retirement work for you

Phased retirement is gaining steam. But before you sign on, it's important to understand how "phasing out" may affect your...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2016
Last comment by Daniel Scott, 7 hours ago | 1 comment | 252 Views

SPORTS

There is Still Time to Register for T-Ball, Farm and Single A Little League

Pleasanton Foothill Little League baseball registration remains open and there is still time to register for those who want...

Original post made by Mindy Long on Feb. 4, 2016
There are no comments yet. 73 Views

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Referendum opponents complain to City Council about strong-arm tactics of signature gatherers

Opponents of placing a measure on the June ballot to overturn the City Council's approval of a 43-home development in Pleasanton's...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2016
Last comment by Me Too, on Feb 3, 2016 at 10:46 pm | 24 comments | 2280 Views

AROUND TOWN

Myth vs Fact Lund Ranch Day 3

Myth vs Fact Day 3 Myth - I signed the form and now have found out I was not told the truth about the referendum, but...

Original post made by MsVic on Feb. 3, 2016
Last comment by Isn't it Ironic?, on Feb 3, 2016 at 9:49 pm | 4 comments | 161 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lund Ranch II Puppet Master Exposed - Continued

More evidence is revealed regarding how profit hungry builder and puppet master Greenbriar is holding strings and providing...

Original post made by Dan on Feb. 3, 2016
Last comment by Susan, on Feb 3, 2016 at 9:13 pm | 7 comments | 324 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Police seeking gunman who robbed Arby's restaurant on Owens Drive

Police are seeking a suspect who robbed Arby's restaurant on Owens Drive near Hopyard Road at gunpoint Saturday night, making...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2016
Last comment by Sam, on Feb 3, 2016 at 8:08 pm | 12 comments | 1593 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton man shot in I-680 road rage incident

Investigators are trying to locate a driver who shot a Pleasanton man in Fremont early this morning after a highway road-rage...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2013
Last comment by Sad, on Feb 3, 2016 at 5:03 pm | 8 comments | 7397 Views

AROUND TOWN

LUND RANCH HYPER IS DISGUSTING

Looking FORWARD TO THE Lund Ranch issue going away. The recent posts have developed into rubbish, gibberish, balderdash,...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Feb. 3, 2016
There are no comments yet. 83 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lund Ranch II "Gang of Four"

Question: What do you get when you combine: (1) an ultra-pro-growth city council, (2) a handful of angry, self-interested...

Original post made by Dan on Jan. 29, 2016
Last comment by Saved by Grace, on Feb 3, 2016 at 3:42 pm | 12 comments | 496 Views

AROUND TOWN

Myth vs Fact Lund Ranch II Day 2

Myth - Lund Ranch II development has homes that are being built on ridges or hillsides. Fact - Measure PP doesn't allow...

Original post made by MsVic on Feb. 2, 2016
Last comment by Resident of Ventana Hills, on Feb 3, 2016 at 2:52 pm | 14 comments | 244 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Allen Roberts, Karla Brown, the Lund Ranch II referendum petition & unanswered questions

Per today's (2/3/16) PW article, 'Referendum opponents complain to City Council about strong-arm tactics of signature gatherers,'...

Original post made by Resident of Ventana Hills on Feb. 3, 2016
Last comment by iwasthere, on Feb 3, 2016 at 2:13 pm | 5 comments | 165 Views

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California real estate economist to speak Friday in Pleasanton

Leslie Appleton Young, vice president and chief economist for the California Association of Realtors (CAR), will speak about...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2016
Last comment by Member, on Feb 3, 2016 at 11:31 am | 1 comment | 810 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Missing San Ramon 8-year-old found safe in Pleasanton

An 8-year-old non-verbal autistic boy was found safe in Pleasanton yesterday, two hours after being lost near Rancho San...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2016
Last comment by kbenson, on Feb 3, 2016 at 10:29 am | 1 comment | 637 Views

AROUND TOWN

Paid Thugs are Assaulting Women and Children

I am the mother to two young children and I live in Mission Park. Everyday I see the dangers of the growing traffic problem...

Original post made by Alexis B on Feb. 2, 2016
Last comment by MsVic, on Feb 3, 2016 at 5:39 am | 2 comments | 297 Views
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Bread and Circuses
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Pleasanton school trustees move toward a school bond
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