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City Council OKs downtown parking strategic plan

Pleasanton city officials have a new game plan for improving parking conditions downtown after the City Council approved...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2017
Last comment by Silicon Valley Commuter, on Apr 27, 2017 at 1:31 pm | 12 comments | 2872 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Whatever happened with the Spencer Freeman Smith case?

This was the attorney that struck and killed the Chinese gentleman in Dublin several years ago. He abandoned the scene and...

Original post made by Sam on Apr. 24, 2017
Last comment by Flightops, on Apr 27, 2017 at 12:26 pm | 1 comment | 286 Views

AROUND TOWN

Commission to debate 39-home proposal near Callippe Preserve

The Pleasanton Planning Commission is scheduled to hold a workshop Wednesday night on a proposed 39-house development in...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2017
Last comment by JustHere, on Apr 27, 2017 at 10:49 am | 7 comments | 2018 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton contractor has license revoked over fatal Berkeley balcony collapse

The Pleasanton firm that served as general contractor for the construction of a Berkeley apartment complex where a balcony...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2017
Last comment by Bill, on Apr 26, 2017 at 5:18 pm | 3 comments | 3126 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The Damaging Impact of California’s Teacher Layoff Policies

Great recent report at: http://www.edtrust.org/sites/edtrust.org/files/LayOff_2011_vFINAL-1.pdf called: Victims of the Churn:...

Original post made by concerned parent on Feb. 23, 2011
Last comment by Honest Injun, on Apr 25, 2017 at 3:31 pm | 22 comments | 3077 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD won't pursue Valley Trails property for new school site

After further consideration, the Pleasanton school board Tuesday directed district administration not to pursue acquisition...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2017
Last comment by resident, on Apr 25, 2017 at 12:59 pm | 14 comments | 2473 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board gets superintendent search update

The Pleasanton community wants a schools superintendent who is motivational, collaborative and committed. Read the full...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2017
Last comment by Jack, on Apr 25, 2017 at 7:16 am | 8 comments | 867 Views

AROUND TOWN

Required Reading For Pleasanton, Local Realtors

Never knock on residential door, ask the home owner if they are interested in selling their home. When the home owner...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Apr. 24, 2017
There are no comments yet. 308 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART selects new police chief

BART General Manager Grace Crunican announced Friday that BART is hiring Santa Ana Police Chief Carlos Rojas to be the transit...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2017
Last comment by FrequentWalkerMiles, on Apr 24, 2017 at 12:08 pm | 4 comments | 905 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

BART Take Over robbery: 50-60 Perps involved, Sat night

http://www.sfgate.com/crime/article/BART-takeover-robbery-50-to-60-teens-swarm-11094745.php Some passengers were beaten...

Original post made by FrequentWalkerMiles on Apr. 24, 2017
There are no comments yet. 150 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill principal tapped to lead San Ramon Valley High

Jason Krolikowski, principal of Foothill High School since 2013, is leaving the district next school year after being appointed...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2017
Last comment by other issues, on Apr 24, 2017 at 10:00 am | 17 comments | 4768 Views

AROUND TOWN

Valley Ave.

Can someone please tell me when the city is going to start repaving and repairing the roads they dug up. Valley ave from...

Original post made by Mke on Apr. 24, 2017
There are no comments yet. 153 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton Middle School mourns the loss of Mrs. Boerman

The cards, flowers and signs have been multiplying along a wall in the 700 building of Pleasanton Middle School ever since...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2017
Last comment by Tracie Roddy2oVfr, on Apr 22, 2017 at 3:14 pm | 7 comments | 10458 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stoneridge/Hacienda Illegible Mustard Street Signs

There is NO "A" In STEM! STEM stands for Science Technology Engineering Mathematics- It is teaching the U.S. is sorely...

Original post made by STEM Vs. STEAM or hot air? on Apr. 21, 2017
Last comment by Don, on Apr 22, 2017 at 9:13 am | 4 comments | 363 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Del Valle Parkway closure until 2 p.m.

Part of Del Valle Parkway will be shut down until approximately 2 p.m. today for the "Every 15 Minutes" program at Amador...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2017
Last comment by res, on Apr 21, 2017 at 9:34 pm | 4 comments | 1014 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Green teens: Pleasanton nonprofit instills high-schoolers to be environmental stewards

Since being piloted at Walnut Grove Elementary, the Pleasanton-based Go Green Initiative reach has grown to all 50 states...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2017
Last comment by Brad, on Apr 21, 2017 at 10:55 am | 3 comments | 1542 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What's Wrong With Portables?

Not sure what the problem is with portables at schools to economize a little. I attended classes in portables at Amador,...

Original post made by Amador Class of '77 on Apr. 18, 2017
Last comment by Jimmy the Jet, on Apr 21, 2017 at 8:50 am | 47 comments | 1235 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board to receive update on superintendent search

The Pleasanton school board will receive an update on the search for the district’s new superintendent and discuss the...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2017
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Apr 19, 2017 at 4:09 pm | 21 comments | 1666 Views

AROUND TOWN

Whatever happened to the John Deming case?

The John Deming case was big news about a year ago, and it seemed that things were set up for a big trial but then.....nothing....

Original post made by Sam on Apr. 19, 2017
There are no comments yet. 606 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Updated: Pleasanton boy found safe

The Pleasanton Police Department is seeking the community's help in finding a missing child. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2017
Last comment by Working Parent, on Apr 19, 2017 at 11:07 am | 4 comments | 7270 Views
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2017 guide to summer camps

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