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Pleasanton joins national ranks of Bicycle Friendly Communities

League of American Bicyclists recognizes city for efforts to add trails, improve safety 
The all-volunteer organization aims to lift spirits and make the holiday season just a little jollier for thousands of poor and often neglected area residents.  
 
PLEASANTON -- The Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations for its annual community service awards for individuals, businesses and nonprofit groups.  
 
Find out how many gallons of water have been treated to irrigate lawns and gardens.  
 
An agreement to build a Portola Avenue park near Isabel Road was also approved.  
 
City Council vote allows for more detailed study on options to develop large vacant area  
 
A 24-year-old man died Wednesday when he darted out in front of a car and was hit, police said.  
 
Police on Wednesday said they had safely located an at-risk 81-year-old Pleasanton man who went missing the day before.  
 
accomplishmentSPromising young musical talent awarded. The Stoneridge Creek retirement community in Pleasanton has awarded 10 area high school musicians with $500 scholarships.  
 
Anonymous Santa's Secret Service has been helping needy for 55 years