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City installing new railing along sidewalk of concern on Foothill Road
The Pleasanton City Council signed off on separate plans detailing desired improvements for bicyclists and pedestrians on... Last comment on Dec 14, 2018 at 11:40 am | 2 comments

Council signs off on city acquiring downtown property for $2 million-plus
The Pleasanton City Council on Tuesday approved terms for the city to acquire a commercial parcel on First Street for up... Last comment on Dec 10, 2018 at 11:12 am | 3 comments

Around Pleasanton: The five
It's all about the five U.S. cities named Pleasanton and how the other four -- in Texas, Iowa, Kansas and Nebraska -- are... Last comment on Dec 14, 2018 at 10:18 am | 1 comment

Final year of Bob's World display in Pleasanton
All good things must come to an end -- and this will be the last year for Bob Stanley's holiday lights extravaganza in Pleasanton.... Last comment on Dec 5, 2018 at 11:42 am | 9 comments

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"Antarctica 6"
On a cruise ship in Antarctica. Left to right: Bruce and Barbara McLeod, Bev and Dave Naegle, Susan and Scott Nelson. Yes, it's cold there, even in their "summer". Submitted by Barbara McLeod (sent from account of Scott an on Feb 23, 2017


PUSD board to debate new school on Donlon property
After months of planning and discussions, the Pleasanton Unified school board is expected to make a final decision on how to best address increasing enrollment in the northern part of the city, during a workshop Tuesday night. Monday, 5:18 PM

Pleasanton recognized as top-10 place for job hunters in California
Pleasanton has been recognized as one of the biggest contributors to regional economic growth, having been declared the sixth best city in California for residents seeking a job. Monday, 11:59 AM

PPD arrests pair in package theft
Pleasanton police officials are urging people to take necessary precautions when expecting holiday deliveries in the wake of two alleged package thieves being nabbed on the south side of the city over the weekend. Monday, 1:01 PM

Livermore native appointed as fire chief for East Bay Parks
East Bay Regional Park District officials have removed the interim tag off Aileen Theile's title, promoting her to become the district's permanent fire chief. Monday, 11:05 AM

PPD: Suspicious object near mall deemed not dangerous
A suspicious object originally described as a potential pipe bomb near Stoneridge Shopping Center on Monday was determined not to be an explosive device, according to Pleasanton police. Monday, 3:04 PM

Raises OK’d for PUSD classified staff, management
In line with the recently approved agreement with the teachers union, the approvals featured a 2.5% salary increase for members of the Classified School Employees Association, management/confidential employees, and for unrepresented classified employees. All raises are retroactive to July 1, 2018. Sunday, 12:53 PM | 2 comments

City installing new railing along sidewalk of concern on Foothill Road
The Pleasanton City Council signed off on separate plans detailing desired improvements for bicyclists and pedestrians on Foothill Road and on Interstate 580 overpasses, but the public debate last week focused on one temporary safety measure soon to be installed near Foothill High School. Thursday, 5:22 PM | 2 comments

CHP: One injured in freeway shooting near Bernal Avenue
One person was injured in a highway shooting Friday evening in Pleasanton, California Highway Patrol officials said. Sunday, 5:56 PM

Pleasanton girl acting in national tour of 'Waitress the Musical'
Pleasanton resident Bridget Werner, 5, is playing the role of Lulu in the national tour of "Waitress the Musical" when it is at the Sacramento Community Center Theater later this month. Sunday, 12:53 PM

Looking for perfect holiday gift? Try new Tri-Valley books
If holiday book-giving isn't already a tradition among your family and friends, this might be the year to start. Visits to Towne Center Books on Main Street or book departments in stores can yield nice gifts -- for oneself or for others. The Museum on Main also sells unique gift items, including history books about Pleasanton. Sunday, 5:57 PM

Child Care Links: Making holidays brighter for those it serves
Child Care Links, a private nonprofit agency that has served children in the Tri-Valley for more than 40 years, has now become a leading provider of a wide range of services and programs from providing food, clothing and baby diapers to needy families as well as helping them find child care. Thursday, 12:22 PM | 1 comments

Cal High senior ID'd as teen killed in Fremont shooting
A teenager who was fatally shot while he and another person were driving in Fremont last week has been identified by the Alameda County Coroner's Bureau as 17-year-old Damani Chadly, who was a senior at California High School in San Ramon. Thursday, 4:52 PM


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