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Democrats oppose Measure MM anti-Costco bill on Nov. 8 ballot

The Alameda County Democratic Party this week endorsed three candidates for the Pleasanton school board and recommended that...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by Jeff in CA, on Oct 6, 2016 at 8:49 am | 27 comments | 4126 Views

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Outcome of Measure I1 will have lasting impact on Pleasanton schools

"Outdated and in some cases obsolete." That's how Pleasanton Unified School District Superintendent Rick Rubino summed up...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2016
Last comment by Jim Hansen, on Oct 5, 2016 at 11:36 pm | 13 comments | 3635 Views

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Politics and Costco

The Alameda County Democratic Party has decided to take a stand on our city issue, Measure MM. This only stands to confirm...

Original post made by Val on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by Jeff in CA, on Oct 5, 2016 at 9:39 pm | 30 comments | 850 Views

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Pleasanton's Financial Deal with Costco Realeased

The Pleasanton Citizens for Responsible Growth's request for documents, under the California Information Act, has finally...

Original post made by Mike W. on Oct. 3, 2016
Last comment by Get the Facts, on Oct 5, 2016 at 5:19 pm | 21 comments | 1996 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

2016 'Water Year' ends as 5th consecutive dry year with low snowfall

California's 2016 water year ended Friday, marking a fifth consecutive dry year with low snowfall, officials from the Department...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2016
Last comment by Patriot, on Oct 5, 2016 at 4:43 pm | 3 comments | 1031 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Cook-Kallio and ACAP

With ballots coming out and campaign mail filling our mailboxes and TV ad-space, I'm posting an updated version of my earlier...

Original post made by Billie on Oct. 3, 2016
Last comment by res1, on Oct 5, 2016 at 4:33 pm | 6 comments | 674 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Citizens' groups hosting Tri-Valley candidates forum Oct. 13

Three citizens' advocacy groups from Pleasanton, Dublin and Livermore will host a "Tri-Valley at a Crossroads" candidates'...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2016
Last comment by Dave J., on Oct 5, 2016 at 2:48 pm | 8 comments | 2769 Views

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Governor signs legislation broadening restroom access laws

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation that is being considered the most inclusive restroom access law in the nation. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2016
Last comment by mooseturd, on Oct 5, 2016 at 9:55 am | 7 comments | 1107 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Reduced Prison Sentances Sad Reality - Satire!

This morning I was sitting on a park bench next to a homeless man, he seemed friendly so I asked him how he ended up this...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Oct. 4, 2016
There are no comments yet. 180 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Inklings: Turn of 20th century coffee house opens downtown

Inklings, a name associated with a literary discussion group from the University of Oxford in the 1930s, opened its coffee...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2016
Last comment by Happy Coffee Drinker, on Oct 4, 2016 at 5:20 pm | 10 comments | 2937 Views

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TriValley Democratic Club announces endorsements in local contests

The TriValley Democratic Club has announced a number of endorsements of candidates in the Nov. 8 General Election. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2016
Last comment by beach bum, on Oct 4, 2016 at 1:06 pm | 4 comments | 1178 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Police chief Spiller promotes 4 Pleasanton officers

Pleasanton Police Chief David Spiller promoted four police officers in ceremonies held last week in the City Council chamber. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2016
Last comment by CarlaSB, on Oct 4, 2016 at 12:55 pm | 1 comment | 1506 Views

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Announcing our 2016 Tri-Valley Heroes

The Tri-Valley Heroes panel of judges have selected the recipients for the 2016 awards, which are bestowed on residents who...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1567 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Oct 18 After-School Snacks Class: Healthy Halloween-Themed Snacks

On Tuesday, October 18 from 3:30pm-5pm, the Pleasanton Public Library will host a demonstration class geared to middle-school...

Original post made by Patti Bond on Oct. 2, 2016
There are no comments yet. 202 Views

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City Documents Released on Costco

The City has released documents to The Pleasanton Citizens for Responsible Growth. Some attachments were not included and...

Original post made by Mike W. on Sep. 28, 2016
Last comment by Alisa, on Oct 2, 2016 at 1:04 pm | 24 comments | 900 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New Supt Rick Rubino

Just worried about his lack of presence with what's going on in the District - especially Harvest Park. He's very present...

Original post made by Really? on Sep. 26, 2016
Last comment by Ptown mom, on Oct 1, 2016 at 9:36 am | 10 comments | 1105 Views

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What's up with the Old Stanley Blvd. project?

Does anyone know what the issue is with the Old Stanley project? The road was closed for many weeks, causing serious traffic...

Original post made by Downtowner on Sep. 29, 2016
Last comment by Downtowner, on Sep 30, 2016 at 3:29 pm | 2 comments | 232 Views

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Letter from Costco

If you are a Costco member did you get a 'vote no on M' letter today? It sings the praises of having a Costco in Pleasanton...

Original post made by John on Sep. 26, 2016
Last comment by res1, on Sep 30, 2016 at 11:26 am | 14 comments | 522 Views

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Thorne, Pentin, Ritter win endorsements of Chamber, Realtors

Pleasanton Mayor Jerry Thorne and City Council candidates Jerry Pentin and Herb Ritter won the endorsements this week of...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2016
Last comment by Lisa, on Sep 30, 2016 at 8:33 am | 8 comments | 1961 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Jewish community to observe new year starting Sunday night

The Tri-Valley's Jewish community will usher in the Jewish New Year Sunday night with special observances at Congregation...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2016
Last comment by Liz Sufit, on Sep 29, 2016 at 5:52 pm | 2 comments | 2671 Views
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