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AROUND TOWN

help our environment and save money too!

California has always been a leader in ideas to help our environment, from cleaning up the pollution in our air with cleaner...

Original post made by susan on Aug. 16, 2013
Last comment by MichaelClogs, 10 minutes ago | 2 comments | 1995 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Seminars planned on reverse mortgages

ECHO Housing, a nonprofit housing counseling agency, will hold a free seminar at the Pleasanton Public Library in May on...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2012
Last comment by MichaelClogs, 28 minutes ago | 2 comments | 2405 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, 1 hour ago | 14 comments | 902 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 Kathleen Ruegsegger, 12 hours ago | 8 comments | 2847 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, 17 hours ago | 6 comments | 8285 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, 22 hours ago | 5 comments | 2279 Views

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Rugged Maniac course returning to fairgrounds Saturday

The Alameda County Fairgrounds is set to again play host to an intense, athletically demanding obstacle course, along with...

Original post made on May. 26, 2017
Last comment by Nan, on May 26, 2017 at 9:24 am | 1 comment | 544 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 | 3629 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 | 458 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 Beth, on May 25, 2017 at 4:51 pm | 10 comments | 1705 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 | 1144 Views

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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 | 2467 Views

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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 | 776 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 | 1840 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 | 5389 Views

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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 | 2419 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 | 4461 Views

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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 | 7552 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

CA Democrats divert Prop money to pet projects

You may have voted for Education, health, and roads spending. But that is NOT what your money is going to be spent on. Sacramento...

Original post made by jimf01 on May. 22, 2017
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Amid cracking foundations, city joins with residents to form panel to evaluate sinking soil

City of Pleasanton staff and several members of a disgruntled neighborhood will form a panel to look into the cause of soil...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2016
Last comment by WC, on May 22, 2017 at 4:18 pm | 13 comments | 4773 Views
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Livermore trustees demonstrating wisdom
By Tim Hunt | 10 comments | 1,094 views

The Great Divide, and What’s Next?
By Tom Cushing | 38 comments | 862 views

Sandia recognizes top girl scholars with math/science awards
By Jeb Bing | 1 comment | 659 views

 

2017 guide to summer camps

Looking for something for the kids to do this summer, learn something new and have fun? The 2017 Summer Camp Guide features local camps for all ages and interests.

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