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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 | 1867 Views

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40 years on the front lines of crisis

Now celebrating its 40th year, Tri-Valley Haven offers a multitude of services, including a 24-hour crisis line, individual...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1292 Views

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Council offers early support to roadwork financing deal with Costco

A majority of the Pleasanton City Council indicated initial support to a financing deal with Costco to fund $21.47 million...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2017
Last comment by visit the website , on Oct 6, 2017 at 11:08 pm | 1 comment | 179 Views

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Pleasanton council gives initial support to new police raises

The Pleasanton City Council spoke highly Tuesday about a proposed new labor agreement with the police union, a deal highlighted...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2017
Last comment by no name chosen, on Oct 6, 2017 at 9:51 am | 10 comments | 1124 Views

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Shooter at Las Positas College?

I just heard that at Las Positas they issued a lockdown : There's either an active shooter or a person of suspicion on campus. From...

Original post made by Al on Oct. 4, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Oct 4, 2017 at 1:49 pm | 6 comments | 162 Views

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Are the police flying drones at night in Pleasanton?

I live in the Birch Creek Terrace townhomes, just south of Arroyo Del Valle, north of Vineyard between First and Bernal....

Original post made by PtownPete on Jul. 23, 2014
Last comment by Sam, on Sep 27, 2017 at 3:06 pm | 20 comments | 2967 Views

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Out of the Darkness: Survivor says removing stigma, igniting discussion are keys to suicide prevention

"I know it won't bring Tricia back, but you can help me save someone else," Kathy Martin wrote of her late daughter when...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2017
Last comment by Marcia, on Sep 22, 2017 at 12:46 pm | 3 comments | 2615 Views

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Attorney Spencer Smith fighting his law suspension

Remember Spencer Freeman Smith, the attorney convicted of the hit-and-run death of Bo Hu on Dougherty Road back in 2015?...

Original post made by Sam on Sep. 15, 2017
Last comment by PW Reader's Husband, on Sep 22, 2017 at 10:22 am | 8 comments | 650 Views

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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 | 3535 Views

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Attorney: Nomad 'Mule' released from jail after no charges filed

The California nomad known as "Mule" was released from the Santa Rita Jail last Friday, with no charges filed before his...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2017
Last comment by Silva, on Sep 6, 2017 at 11:49 am | 4 comments | 4790 Views

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California nomad 'Mule' jailed after arrest in Castro Valley

The nomadic man known as "Mule," who passed through the Tri-Valley this week, was arrested Wednesday night in Castro Valley...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Sep 5, 2017 at 5:34 pm | 9 comments | 6076 Views

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Police arrest pair accused of car break-ins on Alvord Way

Pleasanton police arrested a man and woman from the East Bay on suspicion of breaking into cars and possessing stolen property...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Aug 24, 2017 at 5:40 pm | 11 comments | 1633 Views

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Police investigating armed robberies at Hopyard Road stores

Pleasanton police released suspect photographs Thursday as part of their ongoing investigation into armed robberies of neighboring...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2017
Last comment by Bren James, on Aug 19, 2017 at 1:08 pm | 3 comments | 2775 Views

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Car burglary reported Sunday at Pleasanton BART station

Burglars broke into vehicles at two BART stations in the East Bay on Sunday, according to police with the transit agency. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2017
Last comment by Stella, on Aug 15, 2017 at 9:04 pm | 4 comments | 1634 Views

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Police: Local homeless man beaten in unprovoked attack

Pleasanton police are searching for three young men allegedly involved in an unprovoked attack on a local homeless man Friday...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Aug 14, 2017 at 8:54 pm | 8 comments | 3840 Views

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No criminal charges for car crash that killed Pleasanton teacher

It appears there will be no criminal charges stemming from the violent car crash on the north end of town that killed Pleasanton...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2017
Last comment by the gardener, on Aug 8, 2017 at 12:25 pm | 11 comments | 7004 Views

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Pleasanton police arrest 6 in separate alleged theft incidents

Pleasanton police arrested six people and recovered a stolen car, mail and drugs in separate incidents that took place less...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2016
Last comment by Sam, on Aug 4, 2017 at 8:24 pm | 17 comments | 7421 Views

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Pleasanton man arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon

BART police on Thursday responded to two assault with a deadly weapon incidents at separate BART stations. Read the full...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2017
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Aug 1, 2017 at 3:12 pm | 6 comments | 3091 Views

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Man suspected of stealing high-end bicycle from Pleasanton store

Pleasanton police on Friday released photos of a man who allegedly stole a bicycle worth $8,400 from a shop in town last...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2017
Last comment by Nosy Neighbors, on Jul 27, 2017 at 5:25 pm | 17 comments | 3517 Views

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Pleasanton woman killed in rollover on Niles Canyon Road

A 59-year-old Pleasanton woman was killed in a rollover crash on Niles Canyon Road in Fremont on Monday afternoon, according...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2017
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