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BOOKS & MOVIES

Banned Books Week arrives in Pleasanton

Sunday marked the start of Banned Books Week, an annual event launched in 1982 in response to a national increase in the...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Sep 29, 2017 at 8:31 am | 2 comments | 2013 Views

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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 | 1703 Views

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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 | 1446 Views

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Livermore PD praises public for helping find missing senior citizen

Police Saturday praised a Livermore community member and social media for helping to locate an 81-year-old woman who went...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2017
There are no comments yet. 931 Views

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Birth

Jack Logan Saylors Read the full story here https://pleasantonweekly.com/print/story/2011/07/29/birth posted Friday, July...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2017
Last comment by , on Aug 31, 2017 at 1:48 pm | 1 comment | 1175 Views

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Staying Healthy: Recipes feature time-honored ingredients for nutrition

As the creator of more than 900 recipes, Tri-Valley resident Parisa Z. Ambwani obviously loves to cook. But her kitchen skills...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2017
Last comment by Sue, on Jun 2, 2017 at 1:56 pm | 1 comment | 2926 Views

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Late educators make historic gift to Las Positas College

Officials with the Las Positas College Foundation on Saturday received the largest gift for the college in the college's...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2017
Last comment by spudly, on Apr 27, 2017 at 6:25 pm | 1 comment | 1544 Views

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Humor helps: Sense of fun sees Pleasanton writer through health challenges

"I think you have a choice of how you want to respond," Annette Langer said. "You can choose to be happy or you can choose...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2017
Last comment by HT, on Apr 4, 2017 at 3:24 pm | 3 comments | 2606 Views

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Friends of Pleasanton Library hosting spring book sale

The Friends of the Pleasanton Library is holding its spring book sale this weekend at the library on Old Bernal Avenue. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2017
Last comment by Rick, on Mar 23, 2017 at 5:46 am | 1 comment | 1667 Views

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Irish spirit: Dublin set to welcome 80,000 revelers for St. Patrick's Day celebration

It's nearly 5,000 miles -- or a roughly 12-hour flight -- between neighboring Dublin, California and its international namesake...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2017
There are no comments yet. 4134 Views

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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. 2528 Views

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Golden State Warriors break ground on new SF arena

The Golden State Warriors broke ground Tuesday on their $1 billion, privately-funded San Francisco arena, further cementing...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2017
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Two Pleasanton golf professionals win NorCal PGA awards

Two Pleasanton golf professionals were singled out with top recognition among their peers earlier this month, taking home...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2016
There are no comments yet. 2077 Views

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Relay for Life now underway at Pleasanton Middle School

The Pleasanton community is honoring cancer survivors and their families today during the annual Relay for Life now underway...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2016
There are no comments yet. 3071 Views

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Pleasanton schools already set with rules around gender identity and bathrooms

Schools across the country are grappling with the Obama administration's request that public schools allow transgender students...

Original post made on May. 26, 2016
Last comment by DKHSK, on May 30, 2016 at 9:40 am | 51 comments | 2975 Views

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Memorial Day observance at 10:30 a.m. tomorrow outside Pleasanton Senior Center

Pleasanton will observe Memorial Day Monday with an outdoor ceremony starting at 10:30 a.m. next to the Senior Center on...

Original post made on May. 30, 2016
There are no comments yet. 2684 Views

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Spring concert by Pleasanton Community Concert Band set for today at Firehouse Arts Center

The Pleasanton Community Concert Band is set to perform an eclectic mix at its Spring Concert being held at 2 p.m. Sunday...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2016
Last comment by Marion Stearns, on Apr 11, 2016 at 1:51 pm | 2 comments | 1882 Views

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Sacrificing for Success: College and careers

When Kevin thinks about his future, he thinks about how nice it will be when he's able to afford a place for his mom and...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2016
Last comment by caywen, on Feb 26, 2016 at 8:19 am | 1 comment | 2998 Views

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Metropolitan Opera star at Las Positas College tonight

Opera fans only have to go to Las Positas College to enjoy "A Night at the Met." Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2016/02/04/metropolitan-opera-star-at...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2016
Last comment by noor khondokar, on Feb 25, 2016 at 8:37 am | 1 comment | 2447 Views

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PDA to host special events day before Super Bowl

The Pleasanton Downtown Association is sponsoring special events Feb. 6 in recognition of Super Bowl Sunday the following...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2016
Last comment by Sports, on Jan 27, 2016 at 8:49 am | 3 comments | 1892 Views
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Salami, Salami … Baloney
By Tom Cushing | 21 comments | 655 views

Time for new collaboration between city and school district
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 491 views

Holiday Fund raises $70,000 for 12 Tri-Valley nonprofits
By Jeb Bing | 0 comments | 103 views