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Another high-density apartment complex coming to Pleasanton

One of Pleasanton's busiest intersections -- Stanley Boulevard where Valley and Bernal avenues connect -- is about to get...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2015
Last comment by Map, 24 minutes ago | 25 comments | 1704 Views

AROUND TOWN

Guest Opinion

For nearly three years, we and more than two-dozen Pleasanton citizens have been hard at work to fulfill the direction given...

Original post made on May. 2, 2015
Last comment by Map, 36 minutes ago | 2 comments | 202 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Livermore woman, 14-month-old baby killed in suspected DUI crash

A woman and baby were killed Saturday evening when a suspected DUI driver crashed into an apartment building in Livermore. Read...

Original post made on May. 3, 2015
Last comment by Chris, 38 minutes ago | 1 comment | 313 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Anti-Gay lecture by club at AVHS yesterday?

My child, a student at AVHS, told me that yesterday a club (FISH Club?) at AVHS, which appears to have a religious focus,...

Original post made by An AVHS Parent on Apr. 29, 2015
Last comment by Responsible parent, 52 minutes ago | 22 comments | 825 Views

AROUND TOWN

Water Leaks Still Unrepaired!!!

This is driving me nuts. All we hear about is the water shortage and how serious it is. I know there are various opinions...

Original post made by Don on May. 1, 2015
Last comment by Map, 1 hour ago | 4 comments | 199 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Another high-density apartment complex coming to Pleasanton

One of Pleasanton's busiest intersections -- Stanley Boulevard where Valley and Bernal avenues connect -- is about to get...

Original post made on May. 1, 2015
Last comment by Map, 18 hours ago | 36 comments | 2436 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Vranesh, others testify at former principal's dismissal hearing

Earlier testimonies were refuted and the character of one witness was questioned during testimony Monday at former Walnut...

Original post made on May. 2, 2015
Last comment by Ann O'Neal is correct, 19 hours ago | 3 comments | 682 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Stanford Health Care-ValleyCare merger approved

California Attorney General Kamala Harris Tuesday issued the final approval needed for Stanford Health Care to proceed with...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2015
Last comment by Thank You Active MD, on May 1, 2015 at 8:30 pm | 13 comments | 6913 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Half of Palo Alto Juniors in High School Opt Out of Common Core testing

The Palo Alto Weekly reports that many students have opted out of Common Core testing. Sounds like it is pretty easy. Parents...

Original post made by Wow! on Apr. 30, 2015
Last comment by Damon, on May 1, 2015 at 12:39 pm | 4 comments | 508 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Brown to help cities bolster water waste enforcement

Governor Jerry Brown, meeting with mayors from across the state, said he will propose legislation to help local officials...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2015
Last comment by Damon, on May 1, 2015 at 10:19 am | 8 comments | 749 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill or Amador?

Not sure if this topic has been discussed already but would love to get other parents' thoughts about our high schools' pluses/minuses....

Original post made by ptownmama on Dec. 27, 2010
Last comment by Oh please, on Apr 30, 2015 at 9:27 pm | 34 comments | 6817 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Dear Mr. Vranesh.....

Dear Mr. Vranesh: As a parent of children enrolled in PUSD, I want to apologize to you for what our school district has...

Original post made by Another PUSD Parent on Apr. 29, 2015
Last comment by PTown Teacher, on Apr 30, 2015 at 8:34 pm | 45 comments | 3611 Views

AROUND TOWN

About RHNA numbers and WATER

Everyone should read this article AND send it to each of the council members!! http://sierramadretattler.blogspot.com/2015/04/pasadena-star-news-housing-mandates.html ...

Original post made by Anthony on Apr. 30, 2015
Last comment by Jeffery, on Apr 30, 2015 at 4:03 pm | 3 comments | 131 Views

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Public meeting tomorrow on East Pleasanton Specific Plan

A final neighborhood meeting will be held from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday night in the Pleasanton Civic Center for the public...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2015
Last comment by Jtjh, on Apr 30, 2015 at 5:57 am | 15 comments | 1413 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Thorne, Olson in Sacramento today for Legislative Action Day

Pleasanton Mayor Jerry Thorne and Councilman Arne Olson will be in Sacramento today to talk to legislators about transportation,...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2015
Last comment by John Crawford, on Apr 30, 2015 at 4:42 am | 1 comment | 575 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

I can't stand it - now the Baltimore police union is involved

The Baltimore police chief admitted that his officers did not follow procedure when they put Freddie Gray into the police...

Original post made by Sam on Apr. 29, 2015
There are no comments yet. 86 Views

AROUND TOWN

Surveillance Camera on Lightpost at Corner of Rheem Ct/Rheem Dr.

Anyone know who placed a surveillance camera on top a lightpost on the corner of Rheem Ct. and Rheem Dr. in Mohr Park?...

Original post made by Spying on Apr. 29, 2015
Last comment by No idea, on Apr 29, 2015 at 7:22 pm | 1 comment | 145 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Penalties are back for excess water users

The Pleasanton City Council Tuesday night reinstated stiff monetary penalties for businesses and residents who fail to reduce...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2015
Last comment by Citizen, on Apr 29, 2015 at 3:34 pm | 9 comments | 704 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

OAH Hearing - Vranesh

Reading the Walnut Grove story http://pleasantonweekly.com/square/2015/04/28/vranesh-others-testify-at-former-pleasanton-principals-dismissal-hearing...

Original post made by very concerned on Apr. 28, 2015
Last comment by 5 minutes before deletion, on Apr 29, 2015 at 12:08 pm | 6 comments | 805 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PPIE 'Run for Education' raises $96k

The third annual Pleasanton Run for Education, a fundraiser for the Pleasanton Partnerships in Education (PPIE) Foundation,...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2015
Last comment by henryroes, on Apr 29, 2015 at 9:40 am | 1 comment | 631 Views
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By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 524 views

Taking SAT Subject Tests: Greater Flexibility or More Murkiness
By Elizabeth LaScala | 0 comments | 443 views

Internet, Über alles?
By Tom Cushing | 6 comments | 416 views