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SPORTS

Contest opens to name 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. 2, 2017
Last comment by no more off leash dogs, on Sep 20, 2017 at 1:00 pm | 3 comments | 1375 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Independent analysis reveals city subsidies for Costco a bad deal

PLEASANTON CITIZENS FOR RESPONSIBLE GROWTH PRESS RELEASE SEPTEMBER 15, 2017 INDEPENDENT ANALYSIS REVEALS CITY SUBSIDIES...

Original post made by Matt Sullivan on Sep. 15, 2017
Last comment by June, on Sep 19, 2017 at 12:40 pm | 17 comments | 849 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Helping Houston: Mohr Elementary School students pack meals for hurricane victims

On Thursday Mohr Elementary School students spent the morning packing 12,744 meals to send to families in Texas affected...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2017
Last comment by sidd, on Sep 19, 2017 at 1:57 am | 1 comment | 1491 Views

AROUND TOWN

Worldwide #CamilleStrong boosts recovery for Dublin woman

Camille Chabot, 22, credits the community with helping her beat cancer not once but twice as she endured the side effects...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2017
Last comment by sidd, on Sep 19, 2017 at 1:56 am | 3 comments | 1787 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tracy man dies in Memorial Day crash in Livermore

A 21-year-old Tracy man died in a crash on eastbound Interstate 580 in Livermore early Monday morning, according to the California...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2017
Last comment by sidd, on Sep 19, 2017 at 1:54 am | 2 comments | 4451 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Stage set for decision on city-Costco roadwork financing deal

The Pleasanton City Council is set to give final direction Monday to city staff on an agreement with Costco for how to pay...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2017
Last comment by Long Timer, on Sep 18, 2017 at 4:04 pm | 24 comments | 2180 Views

AROUND TOWN

PPD: Gas station cleared after report of suspicious device

Authorities closed off the Chevron gas station on Hopyard Road at Owens Drive for several hours on Saturday while investigating...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2017
Last comment by FrequentWalkerMiles, on Sep 18, 2017 at 3:16 pm | 2 comments | 1046 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Editorial: Council should endorse JDEDZ roadwork financing deal with Costco

It's the right deal at the right time. The Pleasanton City Council should give its final endorsement to the Johnson Drive...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2017
Last comment by Perry Mason, on Sep 18, 2017 at 10:59 am | 10 comments | 1537 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Zone 7 board OKs new program, more project funding in wake of creek erosion

In the wake of significant erosion in Pleasanton’s Verona Reach neighborhood earlier this year, Zone 7 Water Agency has...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2017
Last comment by Perry Mason, on Sep 18, 2017 at 10:43 am | 1 comment | 1258 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Dublin: Deputies arrest man accused of beating pit bull puppy

A 9-month-old pit bull is in serious condition and set to undergo surgery after she was beaten Monday, according to Alameda...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2017
Last comment by BobB, on Sep 18, 2017 at 9:58 am | 12 comments | 3559 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Worldwide #CamilleStrong boosts recovery

Camille Chabot, 22, credits the community with helping her beat cancer not once but twice as she endured the side effects...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2017
Last comment by Kerrie Chabot, on Sep 17, 2017 at 11:04 pm | 1 comment | 322 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton developer accused of illegal donations to Swalwell campaign

A prominent East Bay developer and Pleasanton resident was arraigned Monday on federal allegations he made illegal campaign...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2017
Last comment by Greed, on Sep 17, 2017 at 5:18 pm | 25 comments | 4954 Views

AROUND TOWN

Traffic snarled after deadly crash on I-580 west of Pleasanton

One lane of westbound Interstate 580 has reopened west of Pleasanton after a pair of collisions involving two big-rigs that...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2017
Last comment by Juror, on Sep 16, 2017 at 6:25 pm | 10 comments | 3286 Views

AROUND TOWN

School board discusses PUSD properties, new school at facilities workshop

Splitting grades K-5 between Donlon Elementary and a new school on the property and finding a parcel near Hart for a new...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2017
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Sep 15, 2017 at 9:33 am | 5 comments | 1535 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Opinion: Time to defeat a bad bill on bridge tolls

It is unusual to see a federal official weigh in on actions being taken in Sacramento, but Congressman Mark DeSaulnier felt...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2017
Last comment by Angry driver, on Sep 14, 2017 at 4:34 pm | 2 comments | 1008 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Commission to review proposed six-home subdivision on Foothill Road

The Pleasanton Planning Commission is set to hold a workshop Wednesday to discuss a landowner’s proposal to split their...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2017
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Sep 14, 2017 at 9:33 am | 14 comments | 1354 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Pleasanton Preps: Falcons start water polo seasons out with strong wins

The Foothill varsity water polo teams opened their seasons with impressive wins last week, with the boys averaging 15 goals...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2017
Last comment by ValVistaMom, on Sep 14, 2017 at 8:38 am | 2 comments | 1251 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: PUSD should reveal superintendent finalist before appointment

The school board was expected to select its top choice for the new superintendent this week -- PUSD's fifth leader since...

Original post made on May. 26, 2017
Last comment by Wilson Gary, on Sep 14, 2017 at 3:51 am | 47 comments | 3329 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around Pleasanton: State housing push revives need for East Side planning

Two years ago, the City Council halted the planning of development on Pleasanton's largely empty 400-acre East Side. Given...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2017
Last comment by Barry, on Sep 13, 2017 at 10:25 pm | 10 comments | 2455 Views

AROUND TOWN

PPD: Baby formula theft leads to discovery of drug sales operation

After catching two shoplifters in the act, undercover detectives uncovered an apparent heroin sales operation Tuesday evening,...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Sep 13, 2017 at 5:17 pm | 13 comments | 2741 Views
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