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SPORTS

Tri-Valley team wins league's first girls hockey title

One of the Tri-Valley's youngest all-girls hockey teams has earned a place in Lady Blue Devils history by bringing home the...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2017
Last comment by johny, on Dec 19, 2017 at 3:38 am | 2 comments | 1333 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Has Lauren Davis been Acquitted?

Because nothing published and does this mean no charges filed? And yes, very much my business...

Original post made by Milley on Dec. 11, 2017
Last comment by martin, on Dec 19, 2017 at 3:26 am | 2 comments | 392 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hanukkah fare: Stories behind foods intrinsic to the Jewish Festival of Lights

At the heart of the Hanukkah holiday, perhaps, is oil. Oil that has come to symbolize for the Jewish people light in the...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2017
Last comment by grish, on Dec 19, 2017 at 3:16 am | 4 comments | 1832 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Pleasanton police looking for suspects in assault

The Pleasanton Police Department is asking for the public's help in finding three suspects who they say recently assaulted...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2017
Last comment by Stating the Obvious, on Dec 18, 2017 at 12:13 pm | 6 comments | 3663 Views

SPORTS

Falcon rises: Michael Smith's long road back to the court after horrific leg injury

"When I first realized I was hurt, I felt my ankle was just dangling there," recalled Smith, now a senior at Foothill. "I...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2017
Last comment by Gary Wineger, on Dec 16, 2017 at 9:19 am | 1 comment | 2397 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton: Man arrested on suspicion of battery on BART train operator

A Berkeley man was arrested early Sunday morning at the Dublin/Pleasanton BART station on suspicion of battery on a BART...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2017
Last comment by marry, on Dec 16, 2017 at 3:46 am | 8 comments | 1652 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton: Meeting Tuesday on potential county child care sales tax measure

Alameda County Supervisor Nate Miley is hosting a public information session on Tuesday night at the Pleasanton Senior Center...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2017
Last comment by carlos, on Dec 15, 2017 at 2:07 pm | 8 comments | 1685 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Editorial: Steinle verdict -- Let's channel our frustration

The acquittal last week of the person charged with killing Kate Steinle left many in Kate's hometown of Pleasanton feeling...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2017
Last comment by Rider, on Dec 14, 2017 at 4:27 pm | 47 comments | 2350 Views

RESTAURANTS

'Gambling With Death': Castlewood murders profiled on TV show ahead of 10th anniversary

One of the most infamous crimes in Pleasanton history has been revisited in a television program with the 10th anniversary...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2200 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board expected to appoint new president, vice president Monday

The Pleasanton school board is set to elect a new president and vice president at their last regular meeting of 2017 on Monday...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2017
Last comment by cover up, on Dec 13, 2017 at 11:24 am | 7 comments | 2041 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

City Council OKs budget report, allocates $6.5M surplus

The city's general fund finished the 2016-17 fiscal year with a nearly $6.5 million surplus due to higher revenues and lower...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2017
Last comment by Map, on Dec 12, 2017 at 7:39 pm | 6 comments | 1623 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Program collects bus tickets for homeless in Tri-Valley

Winter can be an especially difficult time for homeless residents. Though many nonprofits, churches and other organizations...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2017
Last comment by sabina, on Dec 12, 2017 at 1:04 pm | 1 comment | 808 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton Weekly wrong on Costco

The role of the press in a functioning democracy is to educate the public so they can make good decisions about their elected...

Original post made by Matt Sullivan on Nov. 28, 2017
Last comment by BobB, on Dec 9, 2017 at 8:30 am | 51 comments | 1676 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton council finalizes rezoning for proposed Costco site

The Pleasanton City Council on Tuesday completed the process of creating a new economic development zone on Johnson Drive...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2017
Last comment by WOW, on Dec 8, 2017 at 3:18 pm | 32 comments | 2800 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

City Council to consider final rezoning for new Costco site

The Pleasanton City Council is set to weigh adopting an ordinance Tuesday to rezone land near the I-580/I-680 interchange...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2017
Last comment by WOW, on Dec 8, 2017 at 8:12 am | 5 comments | 1423 Views

AROUND TOWN

DA: 'The responsibility is mine' for any failures in Steinle case

San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon on Tuesday defended the work of prosecutors following last week's acquittal...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2017
Last comment by Yeah, right, on Dec 7, 2017 at 1:54 pm | 3 comments | 1298 Views

AROUND TOWN

Crowds turn out for Foothill Band Review

Residents and visitors lined downtown Pleasanton streets Saturday morning to watch a parade of 35 middle and high school...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2017
Last comment by Amilaa, on Dec 6, 2017 at 5:16 am | 2 comments | 1282 Views

AROUND TOWN

Political Correctness and the Criminal Element

Part of article by Graig Andresen Writing for National Patriot and Right Side Patriots November 11, 2015: "The Department...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Nov. 30, 2017
Last comment by Realist, on Dec 5, 2017 at 1:41 am | 4 comments | 438 Views

AROUND TOWN

Two Democrats announce campaigns to unseat Assemblywoman Baker

An attorney from Orinda and an Army veteran from Walnut Creek have recently announced that they plan to run against incumbent...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2017
Last comment by Pete, on Dec 4, 2017 at 9:05 pm | 14 comments | 3325 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Valley Humane coordinator wins national award

The education coordinator at Valley Humane Society has been selected by a national animal education nonprofit as its 2017...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2017
Last comment by Congratulations!, on Dec 3, 2017 at 9:44 am | 2 comments | 1849 Views
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Sound and Fury over Vile and Slur-ry
By Tom Cushing | 91 comments | 1,390 views

New state housing requirements could affect Pleasanton
By Jeb Bing | 6 comments | 562 views

Time for new collaboration between city and school district
By Tim Hunt | 0 comments | 343 views