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AROUND TOWN

Monthly Painting Demonstrations by ADAS

Have you ever wanted to watch a professional artist create. ADAS has monthly meetings where they invite a Guest Speaker,...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Feb. 22, 2016
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Curious about Nuclear Radiation

Hi Pleasanton, I have been hearing in the news about the on-going problem with the nuclear power plant reactors in Fukushima....

Original post made by Meg on Feb. 20, 2016
Last comment by Damon, on Feb 20, 2016 at 9:31 pm | 1 comment | 265 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Could nearby districts' superintendent searches affect Pleasanton's hunt for new leader?

With two other Tri-Valley school districts searching for a superintendent this spring, questions have been raised about whether...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2016
Last comment by Jamie Hintzke, on Feb 20, 2016 at 9:36 am | 3 comments | 1686 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

John Deming - who could have helped?

I was driving downtown last night and I went past Specialty Sales, where John Deming was shot to death by Pleasanton police...

Original post made by Wondering on Feb. 13, 2016
Last comment by BobB, on Feb 19, 2016 at 3:52 pm | 40 comments | 1621 Views

SPORTS

Foothill girls varsity in North Coast Section soccer playoffs

The Foothill girls' varsity soccer team finished out the regular season with a 1-0 win over Amador Valley, giving the Falcons...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2016
Last comment by Lessismore , on Feb 19, 2016 at 1:16 pm | 4 comments | 1291 Views

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Tickets available for 'State of the City' luncheon in Pleasanton next Wednesday

Tickets are still available for the annual "State of the City" luncheon meeting next Wednesday at the DoubleTree Hotel in...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2016
Last comment by res, on Feb 17, 2016 at 7:49 pm | 3 comments | 878 Views

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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...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2016
Last comment by Get the Facts, on Feb 17, 2016 at 6:11 pm | 21 comments | 2818 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2016
Last comment by Animal Guy, on Feb 17, 2016 at 5:57 pm | 11 comments | 2243 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton school board to vote Tuesday on 2016-17 calendar

Pleasanton's school board is set decide whether to change the district's instructional calendar and debate hiring a survey...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2016
Last comment by Me, on Feb 16, 2016 at 4:20 pm | 48 comments | 4323 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton high school seniors ordered to stop playing annual 'Assassin' game

Pleasanton police and the Pleasanton school district have urged high school students to quit playing a popular game on and...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2016
Last comment by ATTACKING PPD, NOT !, on Feb 16, 2016 at 7:44 am | 12 comments | 4186 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

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...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2016
Last comment by Interested, on Feb 15, 2016 at 10:48 pm | 1 comment | 818 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2016
Last comment by Laverne2, on Feb 15, 2016 at 6:41 pm | 41 comments | 5525 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Hit-and-run attorney Spencer Smith back in jail

Spencer Freeman Smith, an SF lawyer, is being held without bail after he left the country and was found to be under the influence...

Original post made by Court watcher on Feb. 13, 2016
Last comment by Map, on Feb 14, 2016 at 1:02 pm | 1 comment | 383 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Petition results an affirmation--of what money and deception can buy

Dear Allen Roberts, In response to your editorial published in the 2/12/16 edition of the Pleasanton Weekly: Over who-knows-how...

Original post made by Resident of Ventana Hills on Feb. 12, 2016
Last comment by Matt Foltz, on Feb 13, 2016 at 1:58 pm | 1 comment | 312 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

The roller coaster of online dating

Love is in the air as Valentine's Day approaches this weekend. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2016/02/12/the-roller-coaster-of-online-dating...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2016
Last comment by DKHSK, on Feb 12, 2016 at 6:06 pm | 2 comments | 1817 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2016
Last comment by DKHSK, on Feb 12, 2016 at 5:18 pm | 3 comments | 920 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2016
Last comment by Map, on Feb 12, 2016 at 4:44 pm | 6 comments | 2268 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton mayor, other East Bay leaders make demands of BART ahead of possible bond measure

Pleasanton Mayor Jerry Thorne and other East Bay leaders met last week to chart a course necessary for BART leaders to earn...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2016
Last comment by Steve, on Feb 12, 2016 at 8:30 am | 4 comments | 1554 Views

AROUND TOWN

Quiet Zone

As I keep reading how well Pleasanton is doing fiscally, I am wondering if we could revisit the idea of a quiet zone. Our...

Original post made by Martina Harrison on Feb. 11, 2016
Last comment by no user name, on Feb 11, 2016 at 11:15 am | 1 comment | 265 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Backers of measure to stop Lund Ranch development face Feb. 5 deadline

Backers of a proposed referendum to overturn the City Council's approval of a housing development on Lund Ranch will be at...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2016
Last comment by fradycove, on Feb 11, 2016 at 4:13 am | 44 comments | 4028 Views
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Hotel and more big box stores planned for El Charro Road
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 632 views

Representing me or my money?
By Roz Rogoff | 5 comments | 473 views