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It's 'Spare the Air' day again in Pleasanton

A Spare the Air alert has been issued for Friday in Pleasanton because of expected unhealthy pollution levels. Read the...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2014
Last comment by Michael Austin, 9 minutes ago | 4 comments | 46 Views

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Rules? We don't need no stinking rules!

I would just like to thank the friends, fans, family and groupies of the Finding Stella's for making sure they all get a...

Original post made by Really!? on Aug. 1, 2014
Last comment by Libertarian, 1 hour ago | 7 comments | 156 Views

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PLEASANTON FINED THE WATER WASTERS

Pleasanton water department enclosed water waster fines in its first billing since the conservation law was enacted by the...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Jul. 31, 2014
Last comment by Michael Austin, 2 hours ago | 19 comments | 358 Views

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Police investigation closes Pleasanton BART station at Hacienda

Police are investigating a suspicious package at the Pleasanton BART station on Owens Dr. Read the full story here http://pleasantonweekly.com/news/2014/08/01/police-investigatio...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2014
Last comment by Curious, 2 hours ago | 6 comments | 1535 Views

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Pastime Pool Closing

I just read in the Weekly that Pastime Pool is closing. Too bad. More gentrification and the boring down of Pleasanton....

Original post made by Pool Guy on Jun. 2, 2014
Last comment by Gram-ME, on Jul 31, 2014 at 4:20 pm | 13 comments | 825 Views

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Sunol residents, Girl Scouts build mini-library downtown

Sunol residents and Girl Scouts Troop 32866 have built a small community library on the town's Main Street. Read the full...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2014
Last comment by I Care, on Jul 31, 2014 at 1:12 pm | 3 comments | 549 Views

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TWO NEW CANDIDATES RUNNING FOR PUSD BOARD

The good news around Pleasanton today is two new candidates entered the mix and have announced that they will run for election...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Jul. 28, 2014
Last comment by Gram-ME, on Jul 31, 2014 at 9:21 am | 7 comments | 316 Views

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ValleyCare's merger agreement with Stanford moving forward

Plans to merge ValleyCare Health System and its Pleasanton medical center into Stanford University health care system are...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2014
Last comment by Wise Old Owl, on Jul 31, 2014 at 9:03 am | 4 comments | 1664 Views

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Safeway shareholders approve Albertsons merger

In a move that could have far-reaching implications for Pleasanton, Safeway shareholders voted overwhelmingly Friday to approve...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2014
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Jul 31, 2014 at 7:21 am | 23 comments | 3549 Views

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Pleasanton-Tulancingo Sister City BBQ

This year's Sister City BBQ at the Senior Center will be held on Saturday, August 16 (not Friday, August 15, as listed in...

Original post made by Marlene on Jul. 28, 2014
Last comment by Wally the Patriot, on Jul 30, 2014 at 8:33 am | 4 comments | 217 Views

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Do any of the stores in Pleasanton Chinese Processed Chicken?

Being unable to post on the Safeway sale site without signing up, I post this here. I read that Chickens grown in the...

Original post made by highdiver on Jul. 29, 2014
Last comment by lolo, on Jul 30, 2014 at 8:03 am | 7 comments | 195 Views

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Anyone Been Fined Yet for Water Overuse?

It's been more than 2 months since the City of Pleasanton posted that people would be fined for not cutting back ...

Original post made by highdiver on Jul. 21, 2014
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Jul 29, 2014 at 4:07 pm | 21 comments | 883 Views

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Pros and cons for adopting a new pet

When Gail Ruvalcaba met Puddles at the Valley Humane Society, she knew he was the purrfect pet for her. She was seeking to...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2014
Last comment by shannon boule, on Jul 29, 2014 at 9:05 am | 3 comments | 1514 Views

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Drought keeping the pressure on water cutbacks

Penalties will be imposed in the coming weeks on Pleasanton residential and business water customers who fail to reduce their...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2014
Last comment by sknywench, on Jul 28, 2014 at 1:19 pm | 10 comments | 478 Views

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Construction next to safeway (by fairgrounds)

I noticed a good deal of construction going on in the "former" fields next to the safeway store. I assume these will be more...

Original post made by kbenson on Jul. 22, 2014
Last comment by sknywench, on Jul 28, 2014 at 1:07 pm | 33 comments | 1859 Views

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Spare the Air alert issued as Pleasanton heads for near 100-degrees today

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a Spare the Air alert for today with Pleasanton temperatures to near...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2014
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Jul 28, 2014 at 9:18 am | 3 comments | 378 Views

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Looking for a NEW MAYOR

Pleasanton's Mayor Jerry Thorne recently penned a Guest Opinion: City of Planned Progress: Fighting for local land use control....

Original post made by Looking for a new Mayor on Jul. 26, 2014
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Jul 27, 2014 at 7:12 am | 1 comment | 248 Views

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POWER OUTAGE PLEASANTON MEADOWS

Power went out at 1413 hours today and did not get restored until 1831 hours. PG&E personal were driving through the neighborhood...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Jul. 26, 2014
Last comment by William Tell, on Jul 26, 2014 at 7:56 pm | 1 comment | 132 Views

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Lewd acts charges lead to arrest of Livermore soccer facility coach

A 26-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of committing a lewd act on a child in Livermore. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 26, 2014 at 5:47 pm | 4 comments | 801 Views

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UPDATE: Both Shadow Cliffs beaches closed due to E. coli levels

The north and south beaches at Shadow Cliffs Lake were closed indefinitely as of Friday due to high levels of E. coli bacteria...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2014
Last comment by Tom F, on Jul 26, 2014 at 4:33 pm | 6 comments | 2308 Views
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