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Big events tomorrow could mean record BART ridership

Big events in San Francisco and Oakland tomorrow could make for record-breaking ridership on BART. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2016
Last comment by Blake Nahmias, 7 hours ago | 2 comments | 468 Views

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Readers sound off on possible Lund Ranch referendum

Letters, phone calls and Town Square postings on the Pleasanton Weekly's website have been coming fast and furiously since...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2016
Last comment by We Love Our Kids Too, 7 hours ago | 59 comments | 3145 Views

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Making phased retirement work for you

Phased retirement is gaining steam. But before you sign on, it's important to understand how "phasing out" may affect your...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2016
Last comment by Daniel Scott, 10 hours ago | 1 comment | 269 Views

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Referendum opponents complain to City Council about strong-arm tactics of signature gatherers

Opponents of placing a measure on the June ballot to overturn the City Council's approval of a 43-home development in Pleasanton's...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2016
Last comment by Me Too, on Feb 3, 2016 at 10:46 pm | 24 comments | 2290 Views

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Myth vs Fact Lund Ranch Day 3

Myth vs Fact Day 3 Myth - I signed the form and now have found out I was not told the truth about the referendum, but...

Original post made by MsVic on Feb. 3, 2016
Last comment by Isn't it Ironic?, on Feb 3, 2016 at 9:49 pm | 4 comments | 161 Views

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Lund Ranch II Puppet Master Exposed - Continued

More evidence is revealed regarding how profit hungry builder and puppet master Greenbriar is holding strings and providing...

Original post made by Dan on Feb. 3, 2016
Last comment by Susan, on Feb 3, 2016 at 9:13 pm | 7 comments | 324 Views

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LUND RANCH HYPER IS DISGUSTING

Looking FORWARD TO THE Lund Ranch issue going away. The recent posts have developed into rubbish, gibberish, balderdash,...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Feb. 3, 2016
There are no comments yet. 83 Views

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Lund Ranch II "Gang of Four"

Question: What do you get when you combine: (1) an ultra-pro-growth city council, (2) a handful of angry, self-interested...

Original post made by Dan on Jan. 29, 2016
Last comment by Saved by Grace, on Feb 3, 2016 at 3:42 pm | 12 comments | 496 Views

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Myth vs Fact Lund Ranch II Day 2

Myth - Lund Ranch II development has homes that are being built on ridges or hillsides. Fact - Measure PP doesn't allow...

Original post made by MsVic on Feb. 2, 2016
Last comment by Resident of Ventana Hills, on Feb 3, 2016 at 2:52 pm | 14 comments | 244 Views

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California real estate economist to speak Friday in Pleasanton

Leslie Appleton Young, vice president and chief economist for the California Association of Realtors (CAR), will speak about...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2016
Last comment by Member, on Feb 3, 2016 at 11:31 am | 1 comment | 819 Views

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Paid Thugs are Assaulting Women and Children

I am the mother to two young children and I live in Mission Park. Everyday I see the dangers of the growing traffic problem...

Original post made by Alexis B on Feb. 2, 2016
Last comment by MsVic, on Feb 3, 2016 at 5:39 am | 2 comments | 301 Views

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School board moves forward with bond measure consideration

As a first step toward putting forward a bond measure for school funding, Pleasanton's school board voted to do a survey...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2016
Last comment by Pete, on Feb 2, 2016 at 6:12 pm | 65 comments | 2880 Views

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New Leaf Community Market Pleasanton Donates 727 Lbs of Smart ChickenĀ® Poultry to Food Bank

New Leaf Community Market in Pleasanton wants to thank its customers for joining the store in supporting the Alameda County...

Original post made by Patti Bond on Feb. 2, 2016
There are no comments yet. 69 Views

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Councilmember Karla Brown and the referendum

I always wondered why Councilmember Karla Brown has been steadfastly adamant in insisting that "a road is a structure," vehemently...

Original post made by Just curious on Jan. 29, 2016
Last comment by Alexis B, on Feb 2, 2016 at 8:45 am | 4 comments | 281 Views

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Service from the Post Office is Unacceptable

In October, I mailed a birthday card to a friend in Sunol. It took 13 days to arrive. In November, a rent check took 7 days...

Original post made by Fed Up with the Post Office on Jan. 28, 2016
Last comment by Me Too, on Feb 1, 2016 at 7:55 pm | 18 comments | 452 Views

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Myth or Fact?

MYTH OR FACT Myth - If I sign the petition and the issue of Lund Ranch goes to the voters it will stop completely stop...

Original post made by MsVic on Feb. 1, 2016
There are no comments yet. 66 Views

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Textbooks: A road is INFRAstructure

I am a resident of Pleasanton and I hold a Masters degree in Environmental Science with an emphasis in Environmental Planning....

Original post made by Jay Green on Jan. 29, 2016
Last comment by JohnGodfreySaxe, on Feb 1, 2016 at 4:05 pm | 29 comments | 763 Views

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Why not a referendum?

The city is abuzz with backers of a proposed referendum to overturn the City Council's Jan. 5 decision to allow development...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2016
Last comment by kmary1, on Feb 1, 2016 at 10:20 am | 29 comments | 900 Views

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Who is behind the Lund Ranch II Referendum?

A little food for thought this Sunday. Who are the people behind the referendum? Check out where they live on hills and ridges...

Original post made by MsVic on Jan. 31, 2016
Last comment by Trina, on Jan 31, 2016 at 10:32 pm | 1 comment | 146 Views

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East Bay luxury home sales up 32% with Pleasanton home selling for $4.8 million

Luxury home sales in the East Bay closed out 2015 on a high note with sales climbing 32% in December from a year ago, according...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2016
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Jan 31, 2016 at 6:27 pm | 1 comment | 2088 Views
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Bread and Circuses
By Tom Cushing | 4 comments | 432 views

Pleasanton school trustees move toward a school bond
By Tim Hunt | 1 comment | 292 views