If it is local and useful, it is on en-us Copyright 2016 <![CDATA[95 homes, special needs residences planned for Stanley Boulevard]]> A plan to rezone a 15-acre commercial site on Stanley Boulevard for a 95-home development and an adjoining site to accommodate housing for adults with special needs is under consideration by the Pleasanton Planning Commission.]]> <![CDATA[Pleasanton city workers granted 3% raises annually for next 3 years]]> Pleasanton city workers were granted 3% raises on an annual basis for the next three years in a unanimous vote by the City Council last night in an agreement with the City Employees Association.]]> <![CDATA[Police: Amador Park shooting 'targeted' two people]]> Pleasanton police announced Tuesday that subsequent investigation into a shooting nearly two weeks ago at Amador Park revealed robbery was the motive for the incident originally classified as suspicious circumstances. ]]> <![CDATA[Realtors vote to support $1.3 billion affordable housing proposal]]> Directors of the California Association of Realtors have voted to support a $1.3 billion proposal by California Assembly members to create affordable housing programs.]]> <![CDATA[Pleasanton 'Teacher of Year' wants students to find joy in exercise]]> Terri Drain has been selected as the 2016 Pleasanton school district "Teacher of the Year" and will advance to the county competition in October.]]> <![CDATA[Tassajara Road closed at Moller Creek until December]]> A portion of Tassajara Road in Dublin and Camino Tassajara Road in Contra Costa County is now closed due to a culvert replacement project and associated road improvements.]]> <![CDATA[Foothill High boys capture league tennis title for first time in school history]]> The Foothill High boys tennis team defeated Amador Valley 7-2 last week to finish the East Bay Athletic League season, capturing the league title for the first time in school history.]]> <![CDATA[Pleasanton Weekly wins key awards in statewide "Better Newspapers" contest]]> The Pleasanton Weekly's staff was awarded key prizes for its features, sports and commentary articles in 2015 by the California Newspaper Publishers Association Better Newspapers contest Saturday.]]> <![CDATA[First Wednesday street parties start at 6 p.m. tonight in downtown Pleasanton]]> The opening First Wednesday street party of the year starts at 6 p.m. tonight in downtown Pleasanton.]]> <![CDATA[Congregation Beth Emek to hold Holocaust Remembrance Day presentation tonight]]> Congregation Beth Emek will host a Stanford University professor describing her experience growing up in Germany in the 1970s in a presentation Wednesday evening in observance of Holocaust Remembrance Day.]]> <![CDATA[Introducing your Hall of Fame]]> Our readers once again have the chance to vote for their favorite local places to eat, shop and play with the start of our 11th annual Readers' Choice contest, which has a new look this year, including a redesigned logo and the launch of our Readers' Choice Hall of Fame.]]> <![CDATA[Win Alameda County Fair tickets]]> The Pleasanton Weekly is giving away 20 pairs of tickets to the Alameda County Fair, which begins June 15. ]]>