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  1. Pleasanton Preps: Tri-Valley Babe Ruth all-stars headed to World SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    The Tri-Valley Babe Ruth 15-year-old all-stars went to the great vacation destination of Lake Tahoe, but it was all business for the local boys as they brought home the title of the Pacific Southwest Regional Championships. By virtue of the win, Tri-Valley advances to the Babe Ruth World Series in Lawrenceburg, Tenn.

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  2. School board to consider initial round of Measure I1 bond sales TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    The first issuance and sale of Measure I1 bonds, a report on PUSD property and a budget update are among the items on the agenda for the Pleasanton school board's first meeting of the 2017-18 school year Tuesday. The meeting will get underway at 7 p.m. in the district office boardroom at 4665 Bernal Ave. following closed session at 5 p.m. Tuesday will also be the first meeting with new PUSD superintendent David Haglund, Ed.D., at the helm.

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  3. Downtown mural comes back to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    The 50-year-old mural that was Pleasanton's first piece of public art has just had its brightness restored, thanks to a bevy of artists who worked mornings to avoid the summer heat. "The group began July 12, carefully bringing the mural's colors back to life after years of solar bleaching," said Pleasanton artist Charlotte Severin, who coordinated the original project as well as this restoration.

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  4. Pleasanton man named GM of Oakland country clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    Officials at Oakland's Sequoyah Country Club have tapped Pleasanton resident Bryan Richardson to lead the century-old club through a key stage of its evolution in the 21st century. Richardson, a longtime executive at Sunol Valley Golf Club before it closed last year, has been hired as Sequoyah's new general manager as the club continues work to implement a three-year facilities renovation plan, headlined by a new fitness room and golf performance center.

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  5. Tim Talk: Cutting down on cut-through trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    After its staff worked with the neighborhood, the Pleasanton City Council will have the opportunity to use traffic calming methods to divert cut-through traffic back onto main thoroughfares on the south side of town. Last month, the city's traffic team met with people living in the Junipero and Independence neighborhoods to share the plan to make it painful for motorists to get off Bernal Avenue or Sunol Boulevard and cut through on the residential streets.

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  6. Teen driver arrested after major-injury crash on Foothill RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    An Oakland teen was arrested on suspicion of serious DUI after police allege he caused a crash in northern Pleasanton that sent three people, including himself, to the hospital with major injuries Thursday evening. The three-car collision occurred just before 7 p.m. at the intersection of Foothill Road and Laurel Creek Drive, just south of the Stoneridge Shopping Center.

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  7. Pleasanton activates cooling centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    The Pleasanton Senior Center at 5353 Sunol Blvd. has been activated as the city's primary cooling center during hot temperatures this Wednesday and Thursday. With temperatures crossing into triple digits this week, city officials have activated the cooling center at the Pleasanton Senior Center this Wednesday and Thursday to provide a respite for residents seeking relief from the high heat.

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  8. Building firm acquires Irby Ranch housing siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    National residential developer Meritage Homes has purchased the Irby Ranch subdivision site, property on the edge of downtown approved for a new 87-house neighborhood adjacent to a parcel set aside for a planned housing complex for adults with special needs. Newly named Marbella, the Meritage neighborhood where Stanley Boulevard turns into First Street is designed to consist of 56 two-story houses and 31 three-story houses, along with two parks, a creekside walking trail, the Nevada Street extension, outdoor living areas and a community center that repurposes a farmhouse from the site.

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  9. No criminal charges for car crash that killed Pleasanton teacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    Carla Boerman, an English teacher at Pleasanton Middle School, died April 4 after the car crash at Hopyard and Owens. She was 61. It appears there will be no criminal charges stemming from the violent car crash on the north end of town that killed Pleasanton Middle School teacher Carla Boerman during spring break earlier this year.

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  10. Zydeco concert to benefit fifth-grade music in PleasantonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    Black Cat Carrier & the Ro' Doggs are performing at the Firehouse Arts Center next weekend as part of a fundraiser for PUSD's fifth-grade instrumental music program. Months later, his efforts are coming to fruition -- a concert by Black Cat Carrier & the Ro' Doggs at the Firehouse Arts Center next week to benefit the fifth-grade instrumental music program in the Pleasanton Unified School District.

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  11. Editorial: Tacos, anyone?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    Nelly's taco truck serves customers at its current parking spot in a Vineyard Avenue turnout Wednesday afternoon. We're encouraged to hear that Nelly's taco truck owner Nelly Ramirez and representatives of Casa Real at Ruby Hill Winery are working on a possible agreement that will allow both businesses to continue to thrive.

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  12. Pooch Parade returns next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    The Pooch Parade, celebrating its 20th year next week, is a 'pup'ular draw to downtown Pleasanton each summer, with thousands typically on hand to watch local dogs strut their stuff. Downtown Pleasanton is going to the dogs -- literally -- next week when the 20th annual Pooch Parade trots down Main Street to close out this year's 1st Wednesday Street Parties series.

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  13. Court is in session: New Dublin courthouse aims to improve efficiency, reduce costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    Officials hope the courthouse's close proximity to the Santa Rita Jail will make arraignments and trials more efficient as well. The new courthouse houses 13 courtrooms, estimated to see about 3,000 criminal and 54,000 traffic cases per year.

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  14. Nelly's taco truck offered new home at winery after being forced from longtime spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    Nelly's taco truck serves customers at its current parking spot in a Vineyard Avenue turnout Wednesday afternoon. After being forced to relocate from where it had been operating for nearly two decades, Nelly's taco truck has now been offered a new home not far from its original location on Vineyard Avenue.

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  15. TV30 airing new episode of 'Tri-Valley Youth View'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    Pleasanton Mayor Jerry Thorne was interviewed by TV30 summer camp participant and Pleasanton resident Cassidy Syao for the station's Tri-Valley Youth View program. "Tri-Valley Youth View," an hour-long television program produced by middle and high school students, is now airing on TV30 and available through the station's website.

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  16. Debating Pleasanton's accessibility standardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    Rivera-Hendrickson said she can't comfortably reach her kitchen sink faucet in her electric wheelchair, so she uses a utensil, like this spatula, to turn the water on. The Pleasanton City Council is set to have a discussion in the coming months about the city's standards for making new developments accessible to physically disabled residents.

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  17. East Bay Parks board OKs electric bike pilot program on Iron Horse TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    The East Bay Regional Park District Board of Directors voted earlier this month to allow electric bikes on the Iron Horse Regional Trail and two other district trails as part of a one-year pilot program. The program, which runs through July 2018, is being implemented on the Iron Horse Trail running from Pleasanton up to Concord, the Alameda Creek Trail from Niles Canyon to the San Francisco Bay and the Contra Costa Canal Regional Trail, a horseshoe-shaped trail in central Contra Costa County.

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  18. Pleasanton poised for annual road maintenanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    Pleasanton city officials are ready to move forward with their annual street resurfacing and preventative maintenance program later this summer after the City Council last week approved contracts and other items related to the estimated $6.18 million project. This year's repair effort focuses on neighborhood street segments and courts throughout Pleasanton, mainly around the central, northwestern and eastern parts of the city.

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  19. Man suspected of stealing high-end bicycle from Pleasanton storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    The man pictured here stole a bicycle worth $8,400 from Mike's Bikes on June 19, according to Pleasanton police. Pleasanton police on Friday released photos of a man who allegedly stole a bicycle worth $8,400 from a shop in town last month.

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  20. Junipero-Independence traffic calming draft plan set for community review MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    Pleasanton city officials are scheduled to hold a community meeting Monday evening to receive public input on the draft calming program for Junipero Street and Independence Drive. The presentation follows 10 steering committee meetings during which the program was developed, according to city traffic engineer Mike Tassano.

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