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Pleasanton 2017: Building boom continues

For a city that only a few years ago elected a slow-growth City Council, voted for a measure limiting the number of apartments...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2017
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, 26 minutes ago | 20 comments | 4400 Views

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Callippe Preserve retains environmental excellence designation

Pleasanton's Callippe Preserve Golf Course recently retained its status as a "Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary," a...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2017
Last comment by Patriot, 9 hours ago | 1 comment | 285 Views

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Group plans to protest narrowing of Owens Drive at tonight's City Council meeting

The Pleasanton City Council will host a reception at 6:30 tonight for incoming and outgoing members of various city committee...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2017
Last comment by Jim Van Dyke, on Jan 17, 2017 at 6:07 pm | 11 comments | 1447 Views

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Joe Gorton named San Ramon's permanent city manager

The San Ramon City Council has appointed police chief Joe Gorton as the permanent city manager, just over six months after...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2017
Last comment by Bob, on Jan 17, 2017 at 1:47 pm | 1 comment | 700 Views

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Where's the ground squirrels & the Foraging Plants?

Over the past couple of years, I've noticed a steep decline in wildlife and over the past 4 or 5 years, the gradual poisoning...

Original post made by Paulette on Jan. 15, 2017
There are no comments yet. 92 Views

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New Web page to follow Downtown Specific Plan

A new webpage dedicated to providing easy to access information and updates related to the update of Pleasanton's Downtown...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2017
Last comment by PtownNative, on Jan 12, 2017 at 1:19 pm | 2 comments | 1061 Views

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Make a Difference for Pleasanton Festival set for Saturday

If your New Year's resolution is to improve your life by helping others, check out the Make a Difference for Pleasanton Festival...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2017
Last comment by Ellen, on Jan 12, 2017 at 1:07 pm | 1 comment | 2329 Views

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Genealogy expert to talk about War of 1812 at 7:30 p.m.tonight

Kathryn Miller Marshall, considered an expert on the history of early California, will speak Monday on the War of 1812 and...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2017
Last comment by Kay Speaks, on Jan 10, 2017 at 4:39 pm | 2 comments | 1378 Views

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Two headlines in today's issue

I liked the two headlines in today's issue. one following the other: Niles Canyon Road closed due to mudslides Mayor...

Original post made by oldtimer on Jan. 9, 2017
There are no comments yet. 143 Views

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Trader Joe's moving its Pleasanton store to Rosewood Pavilion

Trader Joe's plans to move its Pleasanton store now on Pimlico Drive to the recently-vacated former CVS Pharmacy site at...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2016
Last comment by Get the Facts, on Jan 8, 2017 at 12:37 pm | 17 comments | 10039 Views

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Livermore man accused of assault with deadly weapon in Pleasanton

A 25-year-old Livermore man was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon early Tuesday morning after police...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2017
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Jan 5, 2017 at 7:31 am | 3 comments | 2353 Views

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Donate prom dresses to the Princess Project

Ladies: Do you have any fancy dresses hanging around your closet? Give them a new chance at life - but, more importantly,...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2013
Last comment by Teresa, on Jan 1, 2017 at 7:57 am | 5 comments | 4325 Views

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McCaffrey opting not to play for Stanford in Sun Bowl hurts spirit of game

Somewhat lost in the sports news of the last couple of weeks was the decision of Stanford football star Christian McCaffrey...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2016
Last comment by Dave Levine, on Dec 26, 2016 at 11:03 am | 10 comments | 1559 Views

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Man of the Year: Army Major Doug Miller, a Pleasanton leader

Most soldiers, when they return home from active duty, hang their uniforms in the closet and go back to school or civilian...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2016
Last comment by Meylan's family, on Dec 23, 2016 at 8:44 am | 14 comments | 2672 Views

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Armed robbery reported at Stoneridge Mall

Pleasanton police are investigating after a woman reported being robbed at gunpoint outside the Stoneridge Shopping Center...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2016
Last comment by mike, on Dec 23, 2016 at 5:36 am | 14 comments | 3048 Views

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Pleasanton buying $1.3-million new aerial fire-fighting truck

The Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Department won approval Tuesday to purchase a $1.3 million new aerial fire-fighting truck with...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2016
Last comment by res1, on Dec 22, 2016 at 1:43 pm | 2 comments | 1676 Views

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PUSD- A Mess

When are the citizens of Pleasanton going to come to the realization that the problems with the District are not because...

Original post made by Sam on Dec. 22, 2016
There are no comments yet. 322 Views

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Orchard Supply opening store in Pleasanton

Orchard Supply Hardware will open a 40,000-square-foot store in the Metro 580 shopping center at 4555 Rosewood Drive in Pleasanton...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2016
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Dec 20, 2016 at 6:56 pm | 31 comments | 5922 Views

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Last piece of San Francisco-owned property may soon be ours

The City Council is expected to move forward Tuesday with an apparent opportunity to buy a vacant 3.18-acre property across...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2016
Last comment by Tired of Anger, on Dec 20, 2016 at 5:55 pm | 33 comments | 4583 Views

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Fire destroys Mason Street home in Pleasanton

A fire Sunday afternoon destroyed a single-story, family home on Mason Street in Pleasanton Sunday afternoon, displacing...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2016
Last comment by member, on Dec 19, 2016 at 8:00 pm | 1 comment | 5790 Views
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School trustees move decisively
By Tim Hunt | 11 comments | 927 views