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Pleasanton Weekly names new editor

Jeremy Walsh will begin his new role as editor of the Pleasanton Weekly on Wednesday, succeeding the Weekly's founding editor,...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2017
Last comment by Victoria Emmons, on Jan 30, 2017 at 8:09 am | 1 comment | 1493 Views

AROUND TOWN

Task force starts work on planning downtown changes

Work to update a 17-year-old plan for downtown Pleasanton began Tuesday night in a meeting room jammed with an enthused public...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2017
Last comment by Map, on Jan 29, 2017 at 7:02 pm | 2 comments | 496 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

UC Regents to vote today on first tuition hike in 5 years

The University of California Board of Regents will vote on the first tuition hikes for the system in five years at its meeting...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2017
Last comment by Common Sense, on Jan 29, 2017 at 10:22 am | 2 comments | 1524 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School Trip Funding

Many of our Pleasanton elementary schools offer overnight trips to places like the gold country town of Coloma. The funding...

Original post made by Hansen Curious on Jan. 25, 2017
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Jan 28, 2017 at 10:46 am | 33 comments | 1216 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Santa Cruz Mountains Robbery Suspect

This morning I drove to a 930 meeting at UC Santa Cruz. I rushed through the meeting so I could be in Stockton by 1300 hours....

Original post made by Michael Austin on Jan. 26, 2017
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Jan 27, 2017 at 7:10 pm | 1 comment | 312 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pandora CPA to open Las Positas College speaker series

An Oakland-based certified public accountant will kick off Las Positas College's 5th annual Business and Entrepreneurship...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2017
Last comment by Steven Navarro, on Jan 27, 2017 at 3:32 pm | 1 comment | 1015 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Officials celebrate start of recycled water plant expansion at ceremony

Tri-Valley officials and representatives of 11 public agencies gathered at the recycled water plant in Pleasanton Wednesday...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2017
Last comment by a Resident, on Jan 27, 2017 at 3:05 pm | 2 comments | 1327 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bay Area officials promise to defy Trump's order to deny federal grants to cities, counties

Bay Area officials responded with defiance Wednesday to an executive order by President Donald Trump denying federal grant...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2017
Last comment by DKHSK, on Jan 27, 2017 at 12:07 pm | 6 comments | 1766 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

My City Was Gone

I agree with Penelope Clark's comment in the editorial section this week. I am also seriously considering moving out of Pleasanton...

Original post made by Schwinn Rider on Jan. 23, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jan 26, 2017 at 7:19 pm | 6 comments | 689 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Worlds Largest Human Migration

The Asian Lunar New Year causes the largest human migration each and every year at this time. Millions of Asians travel...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Jan. 25, 2017
There are no comments yet. 188 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tri-Valley Muslim group to host post-inauguration neighbors panel

Members of the Tri-Valley's Muslim community are joining together to present a neighbors panel the day after Inauguration...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2017
Last comment by Lessismore , on Jan 25, 2017 at 5:43 pm | 11 comments | 2073 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Golden State Warriors break ground on new SF arena

The Golden State Warriors broke ground Tuesday on their $1 billion, privately-funded San Francisco arena, further cementing...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2017
There are no comments yet. 890 Views

AROUND TOWN

After more protests, council agrees to consider Owens Drive traffic problems on Feb. 21

Although 10 BART commuters complained to the Pleasanton City Council on Tuesday night about Owens Drive traffic changes,...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2017
Last comment by johnny, on Jan 24, 2017 at 1:51 pm | 17 comments | 3547 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD trying to stop democracy in action.

Why does a school district try to stop students from showing America and how great it is? So typical. I guess this letter...

Original post made by School Board Censorship on Jan. 18, 2017
Last comment by Mabry, on Jan 24, 2017 at 12:02 pm | 6 comments | 2440 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Niles Canyon Road closed again at 10 a.m. today for vehicle recovery

Niles Canyon Road will be closed again today starting at at 10 a.m. so crews can recover a vehicle that plunged into Alameda...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2017
Last comment by Sharon, on Jan 24, 2017 at 10:46 am | 1 comment | 1603 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

After 17 years at the helm, it's time to move on

Next week marks the 17th anniversary of the Pleasanton Weekly, and after 17 years at the helm, it's also a time to say goodbye....

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2017
Last comment by Also Concerned, on Jan 24, 2017 at 7:46 am | 4 comments | 2418 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dublin Canyon Road Hazards

A huge pothole on Dublin Canyon Road just west of the Pleasanton city limits destroyed my near new Michelin tire on the front...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Jan. 23, 2017
There are no comments yet. 214 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tri-Valley YMCA hold its 17th annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. fellowship breakfast this morning

The Tri-Valley YMCA will hold its 17th annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. fellowship breakfast Monday with former Dublin...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2017
Last comment by Heather, on Jan 23, 2017 at 12:53 pm | 1 comment | 1758 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district accepting bond oversight committee applications

Community members interested in serving on the PUSD Measure I1 citizens bond oversight committee can apply now through Feb....

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2017
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Jan 22, 2017 at 10:54 am | 4 comments | 1394 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

DeSaulnier to skip Trump presidential inauguration

Second-term Congressman Mark (D-Concord), whose district includes Danville and Alamo, has announced that he will not attend...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2017
Last comment by DKHSK, on Jan 21, 2017 at 11:46 am | 51 comments | 5034 Views
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A great Leap Day idea moves forward
By Tim Hunt | 1 comment | 810 views