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AROUND TOWN

Vote Yes on Measure BB

In an independent, comprehensive report called "In the Fast Lane," the Bay Area Economic Institute details the economic impact...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by Jason B., on Oct 31, 2014 at 12:04 pm | 28 comments | 2030 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Mediocrity marks local streets and roads survey in Bay Area cities

The quality of the pavement on the Bay Area's nearly 43,000 lane-miles of local streets and roads is stuck in "fair" condition,...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2014
Last comment by Jason B., on Oct 31, 2014 at 1:34 am | 5 comments | 1204 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Where Bowser gets his campaign funds from...

I've been looking around the internet, something I like to do. When checking out www.netfile.com/agency/coa I found some...

Original post made by JustlookingAround on Oct. 5, 2014
Last comment by Laursen's gotta go, on Oct 30, 2014 at 11:37 pm | 47 comments | 3342 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teacher Tenure repeal - Marshal Tuck Supports, Tom Torlakson does not

Marshall Tuck, who is challenging the incumbent schools chief, agrees with the decision in the Vergara vs. California lawsuit...

Original post made by Registered Joe on Oct. 27, 2014
Last comment by Concerned parent, on Oct 30, 2014 at 11:29 pm | 2 comments | 439 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Board will revisit textbook, instructional materials sufficiency

After discussing and holding a public hearing Tuesday on the sufficiency of textbooks, instructional materials and laboratory...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2014
Last comment by BobB, on Oct 30, 2014 at 10:05 pm | 18 comments | 1353 Views

AROUND TOWN

Commute Question

My family is considering relocating to Pleasanton from the East coast. I was recently hired by a firm in north San Jose and...

Original post made by Scott on Sep. 9, 2010
Last comment by Pete, on Oct 30, 2014 at 6:17 pm | 37 comments | 14148 Views

AROUND TOWN

STEVEN CARLSON FOUND GUILTY OF MURDERING 14 YEAR OLD TINA FAELZ

Jury said guilty....

Original post made by Michael Austin on Oct. 30, 2014
Last comment by Cosmic-Charlie, on Oct 30, 2014 at 3:34 pm | 2 comments | 278 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Innovate Pleasanton' opens Thursday in Hacienda Business Park

Tri-Valley Capital will open its new "Innovate Pleasanton" office Thursday in Hacienda Business Park. Read the full story...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2014
Last comment by Jim Van Dyke, on Oct 30, 2014 at 3:02 pm | 4 comments | 2487 Views

AROUND TOWN

Honoring our Veterans Spectacular

Honoring our Veterans Spectacular 7:00pm, Saturday, November 8, 2014 The Pleasanton 4th Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ...

Original post made by Ken mano on Oct. 30, 2014
There are no comments yet. 120 Views

AROUND TOWN

Luncheon today to focus on Tri-Valley poverty

Concerns over poverty in the Tri-Valley will be discussed at a luncheon today sponsored by Hacienda Helping Hands, Kaiser...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2014
Last comment by William Tell, on Oct 30, 2014 at 2:12 pm | 1 comment | 524 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton schoool district revises plan for special education students

The Pleasanton school district decided Tuesday night to look at providing better services for special needs children -- and...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2012
Last comment by Jtjh, on Oct 30, 2014 at 11:10 am | 71 comments | 6537 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton school district awarded $2.3 million grant

Pleasanton Unified School District is one of 71 schools in the nation whose School Climate Transformation Grant has been...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2014
Last comment by Damon, on Oct 30, 2014 at 8:25 am | 8 comments | 3246 Views

AROUND TOWN

can you drive 35

Where's the Pleasanton Police Dept. East bound Stoneridge at 5 p.m is like driving in a NASCAR event. They come off Santa...

Original post made by slow and easy on Oct. 23, 2014
Last comment by Map, on Oct 29, 2014 at 9:21 pm | 30 comments | 690 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton police open 24-hour prescription drugs disposal site

The Pleasanton Police Department and the city of Pleasanton, as well as the Dublin San Ramon Services District (DSRSD), have...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2014
Last comment by Chuck Weir, on Oct 29, 2014 at 3:44 pm | 1 comment | 1837 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton men arrested in connection with First St. stabbing

Pleasanton police detectives have arrested two Pleasanton men in the investigation of a stabbing that occurred in the Pleasanton...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2014
Last comment by illegal?, on Oct 29, 2014 at 3:18 pm | 3 comments | 1745 Views

AROUND TOWN

Aren't city streets public?

Since when are city street private property? I am a ACE train user both doing the week and even today for the 49e game....

Original post made by Jerry on Sep. 28, 2014
Last comment by Horace Schimdt, on Oct 29, 2014 at 1:18 pm | 23 comments | 2240 Views

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Details of Stanford/ValleyCare merger

The proposed affiliation of Pleasanton-based ValleyCare Health System and Stanford Hospital and Clinics became clearer Wednesday...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2014
Last comment by Employee, on Oct 29, 2014 at 1:07 pm | 6 comments | 3368 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Stanford, ValleyCare sign affiliation agreement

Stanford Health Care and ValleyCare Health System jointly announced Friday that they have signed an affiliation agreement. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2014
Last comment by katherine, on Oct 29, 2014 at 1:06 pm | 12 comments | 2806 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board holds public hearing Tuesday about instructional materials sufficiency

The Pleasanton school board will discuss and hold a public hearing Tuesday on the sufficiency of textbooks, instructional...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2014
Last comment by BobB, on Oct 29, 2014 at 9:48 am | 44 comments | 3082 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teacher hit by car while directing traffic at Hearst/PMS

Neighbor came back this morning with news...the teacher was struck while in the crosswalk by a car going north on Case Ave.,...

Original post made by Registered Joe on Oct. 27, 2014
Last comment by Map, on Oct 28, 2014 at 5:32 pm | 7 comments | 738 Views
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