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Around the Valley: Questionable actions

Questionable actions at recent municipal meetings might have gone unnoticed if not for astute and curious readers. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2022
Last comment by PtownRes, on Dec 7, 2022 at 9:40 pm | 5 comments | 1697 Views

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Zone 7 to present updates on PFAS treatment, water supply, rates to Pleasanton council

Zone 7 Water Agency staff are set to update the Pleasanton City Council on Tuesday about its regional groundwater modeling...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2022
Last comment by keeknlinda, on Dec 7, 2022 at 10:13 am | 1 comment | 1367 Views

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Price set to become first Black Alameda County DA

Civil rights attorney Pamela Price will be sworn in as the first Black district attorney in Alameda County following a close...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2022
Last comment by Joe V, on Dec 6, 2022 at 3:07 pm | 5 comments | 2801 Views

AROUND TOWN

Festive tree lighting takes center stage after rain cancels Pleasanton holiday parade

Revelers gazed toward the sky to take in the colorful display as the holiday tree was illuminated during a festive ceremony...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2022
Last comment by Chuck Deckert, on Dec 5, 2022 at 11:39 am | 2 comments | 1754 Views

SPORTS

Pleasanton Preps: Reflecting on 2022 football seasons for Amador and Foothill

The 2022 East Bay Athletic League football season ended with some positive achievements from both Amador Valley and Foothill....

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2022
Last comment by Ornithology, on Dec 3, 2022 at 11:57 am | 1 comment | 1879 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Swalwell says parents shouldn't be the ones making educational choices for their children

Rep. Eric Swalwell, MOCKED the notion of PARENTS MAKING MAJOR DECISIONS IN THE EDUCATION OF THEIR CHILDREN. "Please tell...

Original post made by Nicki on Nov. 16, 2022
There are no comments yet. 299 Views

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Dublin police identify man killed in apparent self-defense shooting

Dublin Police Services identified Kenneth Krainski as the decedent in a domestic disturbance in Dublin last month that escalated...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2022
There are no comments yet. 2478 Views

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Caltrans to begin overnight shutdowns for parts of I-680 in Tri-Valley

Caltrans is scheduled to close a portion of northbound Interstate 680 overnight beginning in December as part of a major...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2022
Last comment by Karl A, on Dec 1, 2022 at 2:18 pm | 5 comments | 3560 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD's Measure I clinches victory with better than 57% of the vote

After nearly two weeks of counting eligible vote-by-mail ballots, Pleasanton Unified School District's $395 million Measure...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2022
Last comment by SHale99, on Nov 30, 2022 at 4:02 pm | 4 comments | 2580 Views

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Rebuilt Fire Station No. 3 helps reflect modern firefighter workforce

Fire Station No. 3 on Santa Rita Road was rebuilt into a two-story building with modern tools and amenities that will make...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2022
Last comment by Gloria fredette, on Nov 30, 2022 at 2:43 pm | 2 comments | 2570 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Corrupt Commissioners

The California Public Utility Commission (CPUC) will soon vote on a proposal which will kill our rooftop solar industry....

Original post made by Alan Marling on Nov. 23, 2022
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Nov 28, 2022 at 9:37 am | 1 comment | 374 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton council OKs quick-build bike lane project on segment of West Las Positas Boulevard

The Pleasanton City Council unanimously approved a quick-build pilot project last week that will create a protected bike...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2022
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Nov 28, 2022 at 9:33 am | 5 comments | 4360 Views

AROUND TOWN

Zone 7 adopts 5.5% annual water rate increases through 2026

Pleasanton is set to see a 5.5% rise in the annual rates for wholesale water services from the Zone 7 Water Agency for each...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2022
Last comment by Robertbush81, on Nov 23, 2022 at 8:28 am | 2 comments | 3002 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Preps: Lots to be thankful for this year

Thanksgiving can be so much in so many ways to different people. I like to take time each year to give thanks for my family...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2022
There are no comments yet. 1194 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Foothill: Black Student Union members voice concerns about SRO program

Black Student Union members at Foothill High School told the Weekly recently that they felt like the Pleasanton school district...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2022
Last comment by keeknlinda, on Nov 22, 2022 at 2:55 pm | 12 comments | 3942 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Price overtakes Wiley in latest district attorney election update

Civil rights attorney Pamela Price took her first lead in the Alameda County district attorney race after previously trailing...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2022
Last comment by Bill Brasky, on Nov 19, 2022 at 6:06 am | 4 comments | 4134 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton Unified's Measure I pulls ahead, now 1.12% above threshold needed to pass

Pleasanton Unified School District's Measure I has broken the threshold of votes needed to pass as it looks to become the...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2022
Last comment by SHale99, on Nov 18, 2022 at 4:24 pm | 7 comments | 3831 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Looking toward the future: ACE trains going to 100% renewable diesel

The Altamont Corridor Express announced Tuesday that its trains will now run on 100% renewable diesel fuel, making it the...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2022
Last comment by sjd, on Nov 17, 2022 at 9:05 pm | 1 comment | 2028 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Razor thin: Pleasanton Unified's Measure I is now 0.061% away from passing

Measure I, Pleasanton Unified School District's proposed $395 million general obligation bond, has climbed to within 0.061%...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2022
Last comment by Jake Waters, on Nov 17, 2022 at 9:25 am | 2 comments | 3283 Views

RESTAURANTS

Pleasanton: Barone's Restaurant shutting down for good after nearly 30 years

Barone's Restaurant, known for offering quaint fine dining downtown, recently announced that it will be shutting its doors...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2022
Last comment by MELANIE HENRY, on Nov 16, 2022 at 1:20 pm | 2 comments | 16296 Views
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