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SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board spares 2 librarian jobs from layoffs, seeks funds to save others whose positions are on chopping block

Pleasanton's school district Tuesday scraped together enough money to fund another two library assistants, and the school...

Original post made on May. 25, 2016
Last comment by Brettwrelo, 14 minutes ago | 10 comments | 2915 Views

AROUND TOWN

Boy ejected from slide at new Dublin water park

On opening day Saturday, a water park in Dublin closed a thrill slide after a boy was ejected from it, a city official said...

Original post made on May. 29, 2017
Last comment by resident, 2 hours ago | 14 comments | 1107 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board appoints next principals for Foothill, Valley View

The Pleasanton school board announced two principal appointments at the start of their meeting Tuesday night. Read the full...

Original post made on May. 24, 2017
Last comment by K. Harvey, 13 hours ago | 11 comments | 3364 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton woman pleads not guilty to charges for crash that killed toddler

A Pleasanton woman pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges of gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated and felony driving...

Original post made on May. 24, 2017
Last comment by More info about the Drunk Driver, 14 hours ago | 12 comments | 1904 Views

AROUND TOWN

NO ClutterLess (CL) Meeting Columbus Day Mon Oct 17

No ClutterLess (CL) Meeting on Columbus Day Mon Oct 17 ClutterLess (CL) is a nonprofit, peer-based, self-help, support...

Original post made by Volunteer on Oct. 8, 2015
Last comment by ClutterLess Volunteer No Mtgs Postal Holidays, 15 hours ago | 4 comments | 735 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD to explore building new elementary school on Neal property

The Pleasanton school board Tuesday night took a step forward in planning for a new elementary school in the district, directing...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2017
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, 15 hours ago | 10 comments | 1935 Views

AROUND TOWN

Attention Seniors - Potential Financial Abuse of The Elderly

Seniors be on alert, when making purchases. Double check your receipts to be sure your purchase is consistent with the...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Apr. 30, 2017
Last comment by Michael Austin, on May 27, 2017 at 5:15 pm | 1 comment | 282 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: PUSD should reveal superintendent finalist before appointment

The school board was expected to select its top choice for the new superintendent this week -- PUSD's fifth leader since...

Original post made on May. 26, 2017
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 27, 2017 at 9:36 am | 14 comments | 1582 Views

AROUND TOWN

SAP relocating regional office from visible corner in Dublin to San Ramon

Software company SAP that occupies a highly visible building at Hacienda Drive and Dublin Boulevard is set to relocate its...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2015
Last comment by Frmremp, on May 26, 2017 at 5:08 pm | 6 comments | 8351 Views

SPORTS

Pleasanton man throws out first pitch at Oakland A's game

Longtime Pleasanton resident Norman Pacheco experienced a thrill earlier this month that only a few baseball fans have the...

Original post made on May. 24, 2017
Last comment by Frank Capilla, on May 26, 2017 at 11:56 am | 5 comments | 2654 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Harvest Park student represents California, team places first in championship

A seventh grader at Harvest Park Middle School was a part of the California team that placed first at the MATHCOUNTS National...

Original post made on May. 21, 2014
Last comment by Lola, on May 25, 2017 at 8:04 pm | 5 comments | 3681 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Weekly earns 7 statewide awards

The Pleasanton Weekly took home seven first- or second-place awards among all California weekly newspapers in its circulation...

Original post made on May. 25, 2017
Last comment by Michael Austin, on May 25, 2017 at 7:24 pm | 1 comment | 771 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Man indicted for cyberattack on PleasantonWeekly.com appears in court

A San Francisco man accused of a cyberattack on PleasantonWeekly.com and other websites owned by Embarcadero Media appeared...

Original post made on May. 25, 2017
Last comment by Sue Dremann, on May 25, 2017 at 4:18 pm | 2 comments | 1342 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Congressman Swalwell, wife celebrate birth of first child

Pleasanton's U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) and wife Brittany welcomed their first child on Thursday night with the birth...

Original post made on May. 21, 2017
Last comment by Helen442, on May 25, 2017 at 12:43 am | 5 comments | 2541 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Repaving work set on Hopyard Road segment this week

Roadwork crews are scheduled to be out in full force on Hopyard Road between Black Avenue and Arroyo del Valle this week...

Original post made on May. 24, 2017
Last comment by PerriAnn, on May 24, 2017 at 11:36 am | 1 comment | 827 Views

AROUND TOWN

Honoring Pleasanton educators

Springtime in Pleasanton Unified School District is also a time of celebration across the district as administrators, parents...

Original post made on May. 21, 2017
Last comment by Hansen Curious, on May 24, 2017 at 11:13 am | 7 comments | 1907 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton police identify man killed by officer Saturday

Law enforcement officials Monday identified Shannon Edward Estill, 58, as the man who was shot and killed by a Pleasanton...

Original post made on May. 22, 2017
Last comment by Gina Channell, Pleasanton Weekly Publisher, on May 23, 2017 at 3:28 pm | 16 comments | 5857 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Arrest warrant issued for Pleasanton woman in I-680 crash that killed toddler

Authorities announced Friday afternoon they've obtained an arrest warrant for a Pleasanton woman in connection with the crash...

Original post made on May. 21, 2017
Last comment by Corrupt System, on May 23, 2017 at 2:34 pm | 4 comments | 2480 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Accused drunk driver pleads not guilty to mother, baby murder charges

A Livermore man pleaded not guilty Tuesday to two counts of murder for killing a mother and her baby in a crash last month...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2015
Last comment by YoYo, on May 23, 2017 at 11:43 am | 18 comments | 4481 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Police: Officer shoots, kills armed man on Burgundy Drive

A Pleasanton police officer shot and killed an armed man while responding to a family dispute report late Saturday morning,...

Original post made on May. 20, 2017
Last comment by Just the facts, on May 23, 2017 at 12:40 am | 39 comments | 7647 Views
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Livermore trustees demonstrating wisdom
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2017 guide to summer camps

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