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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: Vote Yes on Measure M, for students and schools

The $323 million bond measure for PUSD, on the March primary election ballot as local Measure M, is vital for the short-...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2020
Last comment by Kiko, 3 minutes ago | 83 comments | 6020 Views

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Primary election 2020

The 2020 primary election is upon us, with Alameda County election officials sending out vote-by-mail ballots starting this...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2020
Last comment by Change the Rules - Ignore the Law, 7 hours ago | 23 comments | 13783 Views

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Amador Valley, Foothill heading to Washington, D.C. for We the People nationals

In a repeat of history, Amador Valley and Foothill schools both recently qualified to represent California for the third...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2020
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, 20 hours ago | 2 comments | 2571 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD looking at vape sensors for middle and high schools

As part of plans for a major $9.6 million Measure I1 network upgrade, Pleasanton Unified School District is considering installing...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2020
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, 20 hours ago | 7 comments | 1124 Views

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Valley Views: When Martin Luther King Jr. visited the Tri-Valley

As Black History Month draws to a close, a local historic event worth noting has come to my attention: On Jan. 14, 1968,...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2020
Last comment by Brian Dunkel, 22 hours ago | 1 comment | 749 Views

AROUND TOWN

East Pleasanton Specific Plan decision postponed again

The City Council again delayed making a final decision on restarting the East Pleasanton Specific Plan, opting to hold off...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2020
Last comment by David, on Feb 27, 2020 at 5:12 pm | 8 comments | 2439 Views

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Pleasanton Planning Commission approves new bar downtown

The Pleasanton Planning Commission earlier this month signed off on a conditional use permit for Middle 8 to open in the...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2020
Last comment by Grumpy, on Feb 27, 2020 at 4:28 pm | 5 comments | 5995 Views

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Vote by Tuesday

Election Day arrives on Tuesday. That means it's time to turn in that vote-by-mail ballot or decide when to go to the polls...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2020
Last comment by D15 Resident, on Feb 27, 2020 at 2:27 pm | 1 comment | 950 Views

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Rep. Swalwell's new book is part tribute, part impeachment memoir

A newly announced book by U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Livermore) that began as a tribute to his father partly "morphed" into...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2020
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Feb 26, 2020 at 7:59 pm | 15 comments | 2194 Views

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Curry lawsuit: Family of teen who drowned during PE class settles suit with SRVUSD for $8 million

Nearly two years after the on-campus drowning death of 15-year-old San Ramon Valley High School freshman Ben Curry, the family...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2020
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent , on Feb 25, 2020 at 11:48 pm | 37 comments | 2599 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD passes Measure I1 audit with flying colors

The Pleasanton Unified School District passed a recent audit for management of Measure I1 bond funds with flying colors,...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2020
Last comment by Mark G, on Feb 25, 2020 at 4:26 pm | 12 comments | 2011 Views

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Police investigating home invasion at gunpoint in Kottinger Ranch

A woman was robbed at gunpoint by three unknown men who broke into her Kottinger Ranch home early Sunday morning, according...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2020
Last comment by PTown Resident, on Feb 25, 2020 at 9:48 am | 20 comments | 8382 Views

AROUND TOWN

Editorial: Ramirez Holmes, Figuers, Quigley for Zone 7 board

We prefer the strong record of service and Zone 7 experience exhibited by Ramirez Holmes, Figuers and Quigley. Read the...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2020
Last comment by wow, on Feb 24, 2020 at 5:59 am | 4 comments | 2253 Views

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Pleasanton PD says goodbye to retiring sergeant, welcomes son as newest officer

It was a special week for the Boland family, and the entire Pleasanton PD, last week as the department gave a retirement...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2020
Last comment by wow, on Feb 24, 2020 at 5:53 am | 3 comments | 3021 Views

SPORTS

Pleasanton Preps: Dons close girls soccer regular season with decisive wins

The Amador Valley girls soccer team faced off against Granada and Foothill in the final week of the regular season and came...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2020
Last comment by wow, on Feb 24, 2020 at 5:51 am | 2 comments | 1418 Views

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Report: Bay Area housing numbers fall by 30% in 2019

Despite a narrative that housing construction in the Bay Area is going gangbusters, the number of units built last year was...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2020
Last comment by Wow , on Feb 22, 2020 at 5:11 am | 3 comments | 1620 Views

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PUSD student enrollment remains steady for 2019-20 school year

Student enrollment in the Pleasanton Unified School District has stayed steady over the past five years, staff reported at...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2020
Last comment by Andrea Charles, on Feb 22, 2020 at 12:19 am | 2 comments | 1658 Views

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Livermore Councilman Coomber won't seek re-election in fall

Livermore City Councilman Bob Coomber has officially announced that he will not be seeking re-election in November in order...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2020
Last comment by Kurt Kummer, on Feb 21, 2020 at 9:55 pm | 4 comments | 2620 Views

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Online surveillance being considered for Pleasanton students

Pleasanton Unified School District is considering the adoption of an online monitoring program intended for student safety...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2020
Last comment by Nick, on Feb 21, 2020 at 8:26 pm | 45 comments | 4711 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton moves to ban sales of all flavored tobacco, vaping products

The City Council gave initial support Tuesday night to swift regulations that would ban the sales of flavored tobacco, e-cigarettes...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2020
Last comment by Kim , on Feb 21, 2020 at 9:35 am | 10 comments | 3656 Views
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