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Man sentenced for 2016 bank robberies, including in Pleasanton

A Stockton man dubbed the "Bearded Bandit" has been sentenced to 45 months in prison in connection with a 2016 bank robbery...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2017
Last comment by carlos, on Feb 13, 2017 at 10:46 am | 2 comments | 1604 Views

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Man of the Year

Most soldiers, when they return home from active duty, hang their uniforms in the closet and go back to school or civilian...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2016
Last comment by sallyjackson, on Feb 13, 2017 at 5:53 am | 2 comments | 628 Views

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City Council endorses 87-home Irby Ranch project, with land for Sunflower Hill housing

The Pleasanton City Council voted Tuesday night to support an 87-home development on the edge of downtown, a project that...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2017
Last comment by BobB, on Feb 12, 2017 at 10:26 pm | 67 comments | 6760 Views

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Alameda County Tax Payer's Are Cheated

I am absolutely insulted that the Alameda County Supervisors voted to spend hundreds of thousands of dollars of citizen's...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Feb. 10, 2017
Last comment by Flightops, on Feb 12, 2017 at 6:25 pm | 1 comment | 441 Views

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Sign-ups underway for Youth in Government Day

Pleasanton school and city officials are encouraging local high-schoolers to learn more about how local government works...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2017
Last comment by Tri-Valley Haven Thrift Store, on Feb 10, 2017 at 11:52 am | 1 comment | 986 Views

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Local high school students set to discuss stress at forum

A group of Pleasanton high school students are set to discuss stress and how they cope with it as part of a special event...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2017
Last comment by Hotslide, on Feb 9, 2017 at 10:06 am | 1 comment | 2066 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Interfaith peace ring set for Friday in Pleasanton

A group of faith leaders in the Tri-Valley and other community members are set to gather and join hands around the Muslim...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1670 Views

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Good Samaritan rescues driver from partially flooded car near Livermore

An Alameda County resident on Tuesday possibly saved the life of a driver trapped in a partially submerged vehicle in a creek...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2017
Last comment by Dave, on Feb 8, 2017 at 4:24 pm | 1 comment | 2890 Views

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City Council to weigh 87-home project, plus land for potential Sunflower Hill housing

The Pleasanton City Council is set to discuss Tuesday night approving an 87-home development where Stanley Boulevard turns...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2017
Last comment by Matt Sullivan, on Feb 8, 2017 at 12:04 pm | 26 comments | 3111 Views

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Support Your Local Newspaper

We have our local newspaper that outshines the regional and national newspapers. The regional and national newspapers...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Feb. 7, 2017
There are no comments yet. 296 Views

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Pleasanton's hidden homeless

They fly under the radar, staying out of sight for the most part. If you didn't know where to look, or when, it would be...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2012
Last comment by Marie Santos, on Feb 6, 2017 at 2:23 pm | 17 comments | 5574 Views

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New Meditation & Addiction Recovery Meeting Starting 2/13

Refuge Recovery is a mindfulness-based addiction recovery community that practices and utilizes Buddhist philosophy as the...

Original post made by RecoveryFan on Feb. 6, 2017
There are no comments yet. 426 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: Pressing for answers, media comes under attack

The news media is under attack, on a national and local level. The Trump administration declared war on the press less than...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2017
Last comment by Alternative facts, on Feb 6, 2017 at 10:16 am | 53 comments | 4432 Views

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Report: December Bay Area home sales drop, prices climb

December Bay Area home sales and prices moved in opposite directions on a year-over-year basis, research firm CoreLogic announced....

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1383 Views

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Concord man arrested on suspicion of Pleasanton bike theft

Pleasanton police have arrested a 38-year-old Concord man for allegedly stealing a high-end bicycle and selling it to a friend. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2017
Last comment by kbenson, on Feb 5, 2017 at 6:10 pm | 2 comments | 1936 Views

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Question for Congressman Eric Swalwell

Congressman Swalwell, When is a Fetus not human? September 4, 2004 twins were born at Loyola University. The smallest...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Feb. 3, 2017
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Feb 5, 2017 at 5:50 pm | 15 comments | 642 Views

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Letters

Little more than a mouthpiece Read the full story here http://pleasantonweekly.com/print/story/2017/02/03/letters posted...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2017
Last comment by justwondering, on Feb 3, 2017 at 8:18 pm | 1 comment | 663 Views

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Young family's foundation aims at the heart

After her 38-year-old husband Michael suddenly died of cardiac arrest Sept. 17, 2009, Michelle Gable learned that he had...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2017
Last comment by clare, on Feb 3, 2017 at 9:24 am | 1 comment | 3478 Views

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Zone 7 managers field questions, complaints from residents at workshop

Residents of Pleasanton, Livermore and other Tri-Valley communities peppered Zone 7 Water Agency managers with questions...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2017
Last comment by Disgruntled from Pleasanton, on Feb 2, 2017 at 7:37 pm | 6 comments | 3300 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Tri-Valley Faith Leaders Respond to Ban on Refugees

As faith leaders in the Tri-Valley, we are writing to express our concern for the new presidential administration’s blocking...

Original post made by Tri-Valley Faith Leaders on Jan. 31, 2017
Last comment by BobB, on Feb 2, 2017 at 6:44 pm | 29 comments | 1569 Views
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Plenty of water that will cost more this year
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 693 views

Nominations due Monday for TV30’s Tri-Valley ‘Coach of the Year’ award
By Jeb Bing | 1 comment | 271 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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