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Commemorating 60 years

Zone 7 Water Agency has produced a free 18-month calendar to commemorate their 60th anniversary while also promoting water...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2017
Last comment by Map, on Aug 2, 2017 at 6:16 pm | 2 comments | 981 Views

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PUSD online registration opens Wednesday

Back to school preparations are in full swing for thousands of families around Pleasanton as PUSD gets ready to open online...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2017
Last comment by Spudly, on Aug 2, 2017 at 4:23 pm | 1 comment | 1334 Views

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Red Cross faces blood donation shortage

The American Red Cross has issued an emergency call for blood and platelet donations after experiencing a 30% drop in donation...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2017
Last comment by Safety Issues, on Aug 1, 2017 at 10:23 pm | 1 comment | 950 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton man arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon

BART police on Thursday responded to two assault with a deadly weapon incidents at separate BART stations. Read the full...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2017
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Aug 1, 2017 at 3:12 pm | 6 comments | 3040 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What happened to Foothill high???

2016 SAT score was so poor for Foothill High in comparison to Amador: Amador: Reading 607, Math 639, Writing 608, Total...

Original post made by Depressed Parent on Jul. 31, 2017
Last comment by Concerned2, on Jul 31, 2017 at 6:58 pm | 1 comment | 466 Views

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Some new BART cars expected to be in service by September

New BART cars are expected to start carrying passengers in late September following final testing this summer, BART officials...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2017
Last comment by FrequentWalkerMiles, on Jul 31, 2017 at 11:33 am | 3 comments | 1279 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Farmers' Market: Fresh food, family, friends and fun

On a Saturday morning in downtown Pleasanton, West Angela Street is often filled with the musical stylings of local singers,...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2017
Last comment by resident, on Jul 31, 2017 at 10:22 am | 3 comments | 2680 Views

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Contest opens to name Pleasanton's new dog park

Pleasanton will open its second dog park in October, an off-leash, fenced-in park on a two-acre site at the Lagoon Road/Bernal...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2016
Last comment by Joe Streng, on Jul 30, 2017 at 2:48 pm | 10 comments | 3245 Views

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More parking in downtown Pleasanton? Think $12 million

Ever try to park downtown for lunch and can't find a space? Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2016/08/07/more-parking-in-downtown-pleasanton-think-12-m...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2016
Last comment by Map, on Jul 30, 2017 at 1:48 pm | 26 comments | 4602 Views

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Darlene Wiese remembered as longtime youth sports supporter

If you grew up in Pleasanton during the 1970's and 80's and you played youth sports, you knew "Mrs. Wiese." Read the full...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2016
Last comment by Mike Geib, on Jul 29, 2017 at 3:03 pm | 6 comments | 3705 Views

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Remembering Korea

I'm just back from a one-week trip to Washington, D.C. For me, it was a chance to revisit K Street and the Capitol where...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2017
Last comment by Doug Miller, on Jul 28, 2017 at 4:55 pm | 1 comment | 337 Views

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Editorial: Tacos, anyone?

We're encouraged to hear that Nelly's taco truck owner Nelly Ramirez and representatives of Casa Real at Ruby Hill Winery...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2017
Last comment by Flightops, on Jul 28, 2017 at 12:24 pm | 2 comments | 2076 Views

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A different perspective on Spotorno Ranch development

After my recent column on the development proposal for the Spotorno Ranch near the Callippe Preserve Golf Course, I had the...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2017
Last comment by Map, on Jul 27, 2017 at 7:25 pm | 4 comments | 706 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man suspected of stealing high-end bicycle from Pleasanton store

Pleasanton police on Friday released photos of a man who allegedly stole a bicycle worth $8,400 from a shop in town last...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2017
Last comment by Nosy Neighbors, on Jul 27, 2017 at 5:25 pm | 17 comments | 3440 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton woman killed in rollover on Niles Canyon Road

A 59-year-old Pleasanton woman was killed in a rollover crash on Niles Canyon Road in Fremont on Monday afternoon, according...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2017
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Police investigating string of car break-ins in Livermore, Brentwood

A car reported to be connected with a string of vehicle burglaries in Livermore early Friday was reported stolen from a Hampton...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2017
Last comment by lisa Bradley, on Jul 25, 2017 at 12:15 pm | 1 comment | 1628 Views

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Valley Avenue Sidewalk

Does anyone know if there are plans to re-open the north sidewalk of Valley Avenue opposite Harvest Park Middle school? A...

Original post made by Elementary Mom on Jul. 16, 2017
Last comment by Another W.G. Parent, on Jul 22, 2017 at 9:00 pm | 2 comments | 467 Views

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Junipero-Independence traffic calming draft plan set for community review Monday

Pleasanton city officials are scheduled to hold a community meeting Monday evening to receive public input on the draft calming...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2017
Last comment by LanceM, on Jul 21, 2017 at 10:46 pm | 13 comments | 2077 Views

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Local food truck forced to move from longtime spot, relocates across street

A food truck that has operated on Vineyard Avenue since the 1990s was recently forced to relocate -- albeit not far from...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2017
Last comment by FrequentWalkerMiles, on Jul 21, 2017 at 2:43 pm | 27 comments | 4322 Views

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Editorial: Fair attracts nearly half-a-million to Pleasanton

Despite an opening week with record-high temperatures, the Alameda County Fair closed out its extended 20-day run July 9...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2017
Last comment by Mike, on Jul 21, 2017 at 12:53 pm | 1 comment | 2066 Views
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