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Aggressive Door-to-Door Solicitors?

Anyone noticed an increase in aggressive door-to-door solicitors recently? It seems that in our Oak Hill neighborhood there...

Original post made by Sam on Jan. 15, 2013
Last comment by Sam, on Jan 18, 2013 at 10:09 am | 27 comments | 22991 Views

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Pleasanton Middle School teacher dies after crash in town Tuesday night

The Alameda County Coroner's Bureau has identified the victim of a fatal traffic collision in Pleasanton Tuesday night as...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2017
Last comment by parentof2, on Apr 11, 2017 at 5:00 pm | 5 comments | 22951 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Coronavirus: No new cases at all in county, but PUSD family under precautionary self-quarantine

There remain no confirmed cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the Tri-Valley, but one Pleasanton student and their family...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2020
Last comment by PaulN, on Mar 13, 2020 at 10:18 am | 10 comments | 22873 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: From troubled to trainwreck for Pleasanton school district

The Pleasanton school board had an opportunity to build back the trust of the public and prove to voters they made a good...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2017
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jan 20, 2017 at 1:39 pm | 102 comments | 22825 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Stanford Health Care-ValleyCare merger approved

California Attorney General Kamala Harris Tuesday issued the final approval needed for Stanford Health Care to proceed with...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2015
Last comment by Thank You Active MD, on May 1, 2015 at 8:30 pm | 13 comments | 22822 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Da Boccery: Local restaurateurs bringing bocce back to Livermore

Livermore will again have a space that offers food, drink and bocce as the owners of Sauced BBQ and Plucked Chicken have...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2021
Last comment by Grumpy, on Apr 16, 2021 at 2:28 pm | 1 comment | 22822 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Entire topic disappeared -- why?

Dear editor/publisher - About 45 minutes ago, when I checked the Topic List for the Pleasanton Weekly Town Square Forum,...

Original post made by Why?? on Jan. 2, 2011
Last comment by Harry, on Jan 7, 2011 at 11:14 am | 16 comments | 22684 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Safeway exiting Chicago area market

Pleasanton-based Safeway Inc. announced yesterday it has reached a definitive agreement to sell 11 of its Dominick's stores...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2013
Last comment by Logical Capital, on Dec 3, 2013 at 10:05 pm | 8 comments | 22650 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton school board declines bid to consider smaller class sizes for 2nd grade

With their successful campaign for smaller class sizes in first grade behind them, about 10 parents came back to the Pleasanton...

Original post made on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by Sharolyn Borris, on May 30, 2013 at 9:57 am | 1 comment | 22605 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Nine break into Pleasanton mall overnight, but leave empty-handed with jewelry store gated

As several large shopping centers have been targeted by looters en masse in the Bay Area in recent days, the Stoneridge Mall...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2021
Last comment by CWM, on Nov 23, 2021 at 11:22 am | 6 comments | 22599 Views

AROUND TOWN

Portland grocer acquires New Leaf Markets

New Leaf Community Markets, which has a store in Pleasanton's Vintage Hills shopping center, announced Tuesday that it has...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2013
Last comment by john, on Nov 13, 2013 at 12:00 pm | 5 comments | 22587 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Pleasanton: Residents without symptoms can now get COVID-19 test at fairgrounds

The COVID-19 regional testing site at the Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton will start its fourth week on Monday by...

Original post made on May. 17, 2020
Last comment by BobB, on May 21, 2020 at 10:46 am | 16 comments | 22566 Views

SPORTS

Pleasanton Preps: Sad situation with Amador Valley girls basketball

What started as a promising season ended in shambles, with second-year Dons coach Al Chavira suspended thanks to one pair...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2018
Last comment by a proud resident in Pleasanton, on Mar 7, 2018 at 11:26 pm | 48 comments | 22523 Views

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Workday opens its new office center in Pleasanton

Workday opened its new six-story, architecturally striking corporate headquarters building on Stoneridge Mall Road last week...

Original post made on May. 25, 2019
Last comment by Rob R, on May 28, 2019 at 11:50 am | 2 comments | 22483 Views

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No more waterslides for Shadow Cliffs

What a ride it has been but the popular waterslides opened in 1981 at Shadow Cliffs Regional Recreation Area will not be...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2013
Last comment by Julie, on Feb 26, 2013 at 9:27 pm | 13 comments | 22423 Views

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Whole Foods to open Dublin store in May

A new 40,000-square-foot Whole Foods Market will open May 20 in a new retail center under construction across Hacienda Drive...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2015
Last comment by @ Taco Of Wisdom, on Apr 8, 2015 at 7:11 am | 22 comments | 22391 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School Board adopts new homework policy

The School Board voted Tuesday night to approve a new homework policy, which has been 14 months in creation and was subject...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by ho, on Jun 25, 2011 at 9:19 am | 27 comments | 22386 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton 2018: Soaring to new highs

New records set last year continue to soar unabated in Pleasanton as 2018 gets underway. Starting the new year, Pleasanton...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2018
Last comment by BobB, on Jan 13, 2018 at 5:51 pm | 13 comments | 22268 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

OBAMA WINS!!! Is the Romney Victory Parade Canceled?

I’m so sorry to all the teacher-hating, unionized grocery worker-hating, liberal-hating local conservatives. Must be tough...

Original post made by Sal on Nov. 6, 2012
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 11, 2012 at 7:46 am | 148 comments | 22263 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alameda County health officer updates board on stay-at-home order; extension likely

California's COVID-19 stay-at-home order for the Bay Area is likely going to continue beyond Friday, an Alameda County public...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2021
Last comment by Jake Waters, on Jan 10, 2021 at 8:40 am | 4 comments | 22257 Views
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