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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

BLM ranger testifies on theft of gun used in Steinle shooting

Jurors witnessed a series of tense exchanges between attorneys in San Francisco Superior Court Thursday as a federal Bureau...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2017
Last comment by Sam, on Oct 26, 2017 at 6:27 pm | 2 comments | 1792 Views

AROUND TOWN

Slurry sealing underway on city streets

The city has been moving on to the next phase of its annual street resurfacing program to maintain and improve streets across...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2017
Last comment by John, on Oct 26, 2017 at 6:13 pm | 1 comment | 1316 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board to consider architect for Lydiksen Elementary rebuild

Fresh off the heels of a special workshop on governance Thursday, the Pleasanton school board Tuesday is set to consider...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2017
Last comment by FalseNews & AlternativeFacts, on Oct 24, 2017 at 10:04 pm | 11 comments | 1689 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Guest Opinion: More housing without additional schools is not 'planned progress'

There is significantly more housing development in Pleasanton's future with a lack of infrastructure to support it. We will...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2017
Last comment by FalseNews & AlternativeFacts, on Oct 24, 2017 at 4:00 pm | 46 comments | 3337 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

A life-saving reunion

Viktor Glukhovskyy was a healthy 78-year-old Pleasanton resident who walked five miles a day with his wife. But after breakfast...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Oct 24, 2017 at 11:05 am | 3 comments | 3122 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

PUSD board, superintendent talk self goals, policies at workshop

The Pleasanton's five school board members and first-year Superintendent David Haglund spent hours Thursday evening discussing...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2017
Last comment by FalseNews & AlternativeFacts, on Oct 24, 2017 at 10:24 am | 7 comments | 1941 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

$36,000 Award: Nominate Young Jewish Leaders Making a Difference in Their Communities

Do you know a teen with a passion for making the world a better place? The Diller Teen Tikkun Olam Awards are seeking nominations...

Original post made by King + Company on Oct. 23, 2017
Last comment by no name chosen, on Oct 24, 2017 at 10:21 am | 1 comment | 211 Views

AROUND TOWN

Zone 7 board approves new water rates, moves ozonation project forward

The Zone 7 Water Agency Board of Directors approved an initial environmental review document for a Del Valle ozone filtration...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2017
Last comment by Clean up our valley, on Oct 22, 2017 at 9:36 pm | 10 comments | 2151 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Services planned for Dr. Bill James, former Pleasanton schools superintendent

A memorial service for Dr. Bill James, former long-serving superintendent of Pleasanton schools who died earlier this month,...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2017
Last comment by Robin Neal, on Oct 21, 2017 at 7:05 pm | 2 comments | 2767 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Inmates at Dublin jail set to restart hunger strike this weekend

A Bay Area inmate advocacy group announced Thursday that inmates in Santa Clara and Alameda county jails will restart a hunger...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Oct 21, 2017 at 5:18 pm | 4 comments | 1146 Views

AROUND TOWN

Opening statements in Steinle trial set for Monday

Opening statements will begin Monday in the trial of a man accused of fatally shooting Pleasanton native Kathryn "Kate" Steinle...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Oct 21, 2017 at 5:16 pm | 2 comments | 1217 Views

AROUND TOWN

ACE Train Evacuated due to Unattended Bag

Friday evening ACE 4 train has been evacuated at the Pleasanton train station due to an unattended bag found on the train....

Original post made by Rider on Oct. 20, 2017
There are no comments yet. 152 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Head of the Class: Gates working to make Donlon 'feel like home'

Janet Gates, who most recently worked as a vice principal at Lydiksen Elementary for three years, replaced Sebastian Bull...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2017
Last comment by Lori, on Oct 20, 2017 at 11:27 am | 2 comments | 2258 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around Pleasanton: 10th-year tribute to Laurel Williams set for next Friday

It has been 10 years since Laurel Williams was killed in a horrific car crash on Foothill Road, and her mother Kathy Pace-Williams...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2017
Last comment by Ptown Family, on Oct 20, 2017 at 10:45 am | 8 comments | 3405 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Helping horses: Feedbags sewn into shopping totes

"Love is in the bag," says Pleasanton resident Gretchen Kyle -- love for horses and everyone who has come forward to help...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2017
Last comment by Jetson, on Oct 19, 2017 at 3:37 pm | 1 comment | 1238 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

The Hanger: PUSD program honored with Dreammakers and Risktakers award

The school board last week took time to recognize the Hanger, a PUSD program that just earned a Dreammakers and Risktakers...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2017
Last comment by Bill, on Oct 19, 2017 at 2:58 pm | 1 comment | 1322 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Rotary reaches out on World Polio Day

Rotary members in Pleasanton and throughout the Tri-Valley are among the millions reaching out on World Polio Day next Tuesday...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2017
Last comment by Rick, on Oct 19, 2017 at 11:17 am | 1 comment | 658 Views

AROUND TOWN

Overgrown trees and dry brush along the Arroyo trail

I frequent the trail and have noticed so many dead trees, dried brush and over grown trees along the Arroyo trail, is the...

Original post made by Concerned resident on Oct. 19, 2017
There are no comments yet. 212 Views

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Zone 7 board to discuss ozone filtration projects, new water rates

The Zone 7 board is set to consider moving forward with new ozonation projects and approving water rates for calendar year...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Oct 18, 2017 at 8:26 pm | 3 comments | 1537 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton Weekly changes policy on naming people who are arrested

Concerned about the lasting impact that online search engines have on the lives of individuals arrested for crimes, the Pleasanton...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2017
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Oct 18, 2017 at 5:46 pm | 12 comments | 2317 Views
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Salami, Salami … Baloney
By Tom Cushing | 28 comments | 823 views

Holiday Fund raises $70,000 for 12 Tri-Valley nonprofits
By Jeb Bing | 0 comments | 144 views