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  1. Stream banks sustain at least $5 million in storm damagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    Significant storms over the last two months have caused at least $5 million in damages to Tri-Valley stream banks, according to Zone 7 Water Agency representatives. Bank failures have occurred at more than 40 sites, with the majority of damage happening along creeks and flood-control channels in the western portion of Zone 7's service area, staff said at a Feb. 15 Board of Directors meeting.

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  2. Pleasanton school board declares district 'safe haven'Read the original story

    Mar 1, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    The Pleasanton school board unanimously passed a resolution Tuesday declaring the district a "safe haven" for students and families facing immigration enforcement or discrimination. The board's 5-0 vote at its regular meeting followed a brief board discussion and public comments from a handful of residents, most of whom expressed support for the resolution.

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  3. Pleasanton police probe I-580 shootingRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    At about 7 p.m., the Pleasanton Police Department received a call from the California Highway Patrol reporting a shooting on westbound I-580 between Hacienda Drive and Hopyard Road. According to police, a man told officers that a road rage incident began at 6:45 p.m. He said a passenger in a silver Toyota Corolla shot at his vehicle several times.

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  4. Pleasanton Daughters of the American Revolution chapter announces essay contest winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    The Pleasanton-based JosA Maria Amador chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution recently recognized local winners of the national nonprofit's annual essay contests, pictured here at an award ceremony Feb. 11. . Representatives of the local JosA Maria Amador chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, along with community members and Tri-Valley politicians, recently came together for an annual student award ceremony recognizing essay contest winners.

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  5. Cities teaming up for teen job fairRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    The city of Pleasanton is partnering with Dublin, San Ramon, Danville and the Dublin/San Ramon Women's Club to present the annual Teen Job and Career Fair this weekend in San Ramon. The free event is scheduled to run from 12-4 p.m. Saturday at the Alcosta Senior and Community Center, 9300 Alcosta Blvd. Teens between the ages of 14 and 19 will have the opportunity to meet with local employers, pick up applications and apply for jobs, organizers said.

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  6. Pleasanton chamber announces Community Service Award winnersRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce has announced the recipients of its 54th annual Community Service Awards, scheduled to be presented to winners during a ceremony next month. The program aims to honor people, groups and businesses who have demonstrated excellence and community leadership in activities and achievement within the community, chamber officials said.

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  7. Editorial: Working together to keep the Tri-Valley on trackRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    Pleasanton is home currently to more than 56,000 employees at more than 4,000 companies. In addition to companies already in Pleasanton expanding their operations, more than 9,700 business licenses were issued in 2016.

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  8. Congressman Swalwell reflects on priorities for new termRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    Third-term U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell discussed a range of topics during his interview with the Weekly in downtown Pleasanton, including Tri-Valley transportation, housing and college affordability, national security and President Donald Trump. 2017 brings a variety of changes professionally, including new committee posts, new legislative issues, a new district office in Castro Valley and a new Republican president -- not to mention a big one personally, due this spring.

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  9. Mayor Thorne delivers annual State of the City addressRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    Mayor Jerry Thorne covered a range of topics during his State of the City address Wednesday afternoon. Pleasanton Mayor Jerry Thorne highlighted key city achievements and public and private projects from the past year, as well as touched on important goals for the year ahead, during his State of the City address Wednesday afternoon.

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  10. Stanley Boulevard stretch closed amid floodingRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    Alameda County officials have closed Stanley Boulevard between Bernal Avenue in Pleasanton and Isabel Avenue in Livermore because of flooding, with the closure still in effect as of 7:15 a.m. Tuesday. The county also reports mudslides on Foothill Road near mile marker 6.15 because of rainstorms throughout the Presidents' Day weekend.

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  11. City Council to discuss Happy Valley water, sewer infrastructure reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    Map shows the area covered by the Happy Valley water and sewer study in southwestern Pleasanton. The Pleasanton City Council on Tuesday is set to review a report describing the types of infrastructure improvements necessary and costs associated with potentially bringing unincorporated Happy Valley residents onto city water and sewer utilities.

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  12. Sister City Association seeks students for summer exchange programRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    The Pleasanton-Tulancingo Sister City Association is recruiting local high school students interested in participating in the group's annual summer exchange program. The cultural exchange involves Pleasanton participants hosting a Mexican student in their homes from June 18 to July 9, and then the Pleasanton students are hosted by families in the sister city of Tulancingo, Mexico from July 9-30.

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  13. Solo crash on I-680 sends one to hospital with major injuriesRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    A person suffered major injuries in a solo-vehicle crash Saturday evening on southbound Interstate 680 in Pleasanton, a California Highway Patrol officer said. The crash was reported at 7:52 p.m. on I-680 near Stoneridge Drive, CHP Officer William Ogilvie said.

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  14. PUSD schools acknowledged among California's bestRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    Pleasanton public schools are among the top in California, according to rankings recently released by a website that rates K-12 schools and colleges. PUSD officials also learned this week that Village High School has been named a model continuation school by the California Department of Education, one of 35 continuation schools out of 452 statewide to receive the recognition.

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  15. Police looking for man who rammed stolen van into patrol carRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    Law enforcement officials are looking for a man accused of ramming a stolen vehicle into a patrol car in an attempt to evade police before driving into Alamo Creek and fleeing on foot, according to a Pleasanton police spokesperson. The incident happened shortly before 3 a.m. Thursday, when Pleasanton police began pursuing a 2002 Ford Econoline van that had been reported stolen out of Oakland, according to Sgt.

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  16. Pleasanton council delays Owens Drive traffic meetingRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    Pleasanton residents hoping to hear from the City Council and city staff about traffic changes on Owens Drive will have to wait two additional weeks for their public meeting. The council's discussion, originally announced for next Tuesday, has been rescheduled for the March 7 council meeting because city traffic engineer Mike Tassano, who knows the nuances of the project, is unexpectedly out of the office, according to city spokeswoman Tracy Dunne.

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  17. Around Pleasanton: Mayor Thorne on schools, traffic, housingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    Pleasanton Mayor Jerry Thorne is interviewed by Adina Erridge, senior loan officer with Bay Equity Home Loans of San Ramon, during weekly meeting of the Valley Real Estate Network. It seems like schools, traffic and housing are always top issues for most of us in Pleasanton, and especially to Realtors and their associates whose livelihood depends on selling our community to those thinking of moving here.

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  18. Pleasanton artist's pins remind people to think from their heartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    Pleasanton artist Gary Winter has created little heart pins, which he hopes will combat negativity and remind people: "Stay in tune with your heart." Pleasanton artist Gary Winter is a fervent believer in positive thinking.

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  19. Commission OKs redesign plan for partially demolished downtown buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    A close-up view of the partially demolished commercial building at 30 W. Angela St. in downtown Pleasanton, which is set to be redesigned likely for another restaurant. The Pleasanton Planning Commission approved a design review application Wednesday for a single-story building on West Angela Street that was partially demolished after its latest restaurant tenant vacated the property.

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  20. Pleasanton: Peace ring formed in solidarity with Muslims, immigrants, refugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    Nearly 150 members of the local interfaith community joined together outside the Muslim Community Center of the East Bay in solidarity with Muslim Americans, immigrants and refugees. Nearly 150 residents of various faiths joined together outside the Muslim Community Center of the East Bay in Pleasanton on Friday afternoon to stand in solidarity with Muslim Americans, immigrants and refugees.

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