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Wildlife officer recognized for Dublin Ranch investigation work

A California Department of Fish and Wildlife employee is being recognized nationally for her efforts to protect endangered...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2017
Last comment by thanks, on Jul 14, 2017 at 4:31 pm | 4 comments | 1570 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bill to extend alcohol sales hours advances in state legislature

A bill that would allow local communities across California to extend alcohol sales hours past 2 a.m. is one step closer...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2017
Last comment by John, on Jul 14, 2017 at 9:05 am | 21 comments | 1205 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton Preps: Summer is critical time for high school athletes

Summer. The best time of the year for the high school student -- well, all students. Gone at least for a while are the pressures...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2017
Last comment by Jason Maratsos, on Jul 14, 2017 at 6:05 am | 4 comments | 1172 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letters

Swalwell got the word Read the full story here https://www.pleasantonweekly.com/print/story/2017/07/07/letters posted...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2017
Last comment by Flightops, on Jul 13, 2017 at 5:41 pm | 2 comments | 249 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Commission to debate Valley Trails neighbors' dispute over 2nd-floor addition

The Pleasanton Planning Commission is set Wednesday to wade into a disagreement between Valley Trails neighbors over one...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2017
Last comment by FrequentWalkerMiles, on Jul 13, 2017 at 2:44 pm | 13 comments | 2522 Views

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Senior Center set for maintenance closure

The Pleasanton Senior Center is set for a week-long closure toward the end of the month to allow for routine maintenance...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2017
Last comment by wondering, on Jul 13, 2017 at 10:16 am | 1 comment | 1178 Views

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The Bookstore offers $1 deals as it closes its doors

The Bookstore on Hopyard Road at Valley is closing after 26 years, said owner Lisa Kelly, but she is excited about the new...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2012
Last comment by Jack, on Jul 12, 2017 at 8:36 pm | 16 comments | 3985 Views

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Union claims high infection rates in Stanford Hospital dispute

Members of the health workers union serving Stanford Hospital claim the high hospital-acquired infection rates are because...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2017
Last comment by mike, on Jul 12, 2017 at 10:59 am | 2 comments | 1757 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man charged in double-fatal Concord crash arrested previous weekend in Pleasanton

A man charged in connection with a hit-and-run crash that killed two boys on Highway 4 in Concord last week was arrested...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2017
Last comment by DirkDiggler, on Jul 12, 2017 at 10:05 am | 7 comments | 4333 Views

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Summer Wine Stroll returning to Pleasanton

More than two-dozen downtown businesses will turn into temporary tasting rooms one evening next weekend as the Pleasanton...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1421 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Editorial: Wireless facility bill will circumvent local control

Thank you, Sen. Steve Glazer (D-Orinda), for being the lone No vote on Senate Bill 649, which, in essence, usurps local government...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2017
Last comment by Happy Camper, on Jul 10, 2017 at 11:04 am | 3 comments | 1446 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

New director named to Alameda County Fair board

Rose Johnson, a Pleasanton resident and chief executive officer of the Davis Street Family Resource Center in San Leandro...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2015
Last comment by Romeo, on Jul 9, 2017 at 3:26 pm | 4 comments | 3419 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board waits on first sale of Measure I1 facilities bonds

The school board Tuesday night reviewed financing documents for the $70 million initial Measure I1 bond series but held off...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2017
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Jul 8, 2017 at 10:54 pm | 3 comments | 1764 Views

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Addressing taste, odor changes in Pleasanton drinking water

During the early summer weeks, some Pleasanton residents have noticed distinct changes in both the smell and taste of their...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2017
Last comment by Barbara, on Jul 8, 2017 at 10:05 am | 7 comments | 3039 Views

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Alameda County Fair closing weekend

Pleasanton's annual summertime spectacle is celebrating its final three days of the season, giving residents and visitors...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2017
Last comment by member, on Jul 7, 2017 at 5:24 pm | 1 comment | 2390 Views

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Zone 7 initiates eminent domain, hit with new claim in Verona Reach creek erosion

The Tri-Valley may be in the midst of dry summer months, but issues resulting from the record rainy season still linger. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2017
Last comment by Sam, on Jul 7, 2017 at 12:40 pm | 12 comments | 3678 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Seven arrested after fair fight

Authorities arrested seven juveniles after a fight in the carnival midway area of the Alameda County Fair early Fourth of...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2017
Last comment by Jake Waters, on Jul 7, 2017 at 9:38 am | 6 comments | 2975 Views

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Have Negotiations with Costco Broken Down

What has happened since Measure MM was defeated in November? Nothing is known except the City has set aside $6 million...

Original post made by Kelly K. on Jul. 1, 2017
Last comment by chas, on Jul 6, 2017 at 4:02 pm | 26 comments | 867 Views

SPORTS

Pleasanton Preps: Foothill QB Wooldridge signs with Fresno State

High school is supposed to be -- and in many cases, it is -- the time of your life. But if you are a high-level athlete,...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2017
Last comment by Jack, on Jul 6, 2017 at 2:33 pm | 2 comments | 2985 Views

SPORTS

Pleasanton RADD pair win Special Olympics gold

Pleasanton RADD (Recreational Activities for the Developmentally Disabled) athlete Ryan Butterly won three gold medals and...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2017
Last comment by Jim & Brenda Gundell, on Jul 6, 2017 at 12:18 pm | 1 comment | 989 Views
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