If it is local and useful, it is on en-us Copyright 2017 <![CDATA[City Council to discuss Happy Valley water, sewer infrastructure report]]> 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.]]> <![CDATA[Sister City Association seeks students for summer exchange program]]> The Pleasanton-Tulancingo Sister City Association is recruiting local high school students interested in participating in the group's annual summer exchange program.]]> <![CDATA[Improv 'Face-Off' at Firehouse theater]]> Can you smell what Creatures of Impulse teens are cooking up? It's a solid menu of award-winning improv topped with audience participation, laughs and prizes, as members take the stage in four unique shows full of scenes, games and improv high-jinks, hosting four other teen improv teams from around the Bay Area.]]> <![CDATA[Man arrested in connection with thefts in Pleasanton, elsewhere]]> Officers in Livermore have arrested a man in connection with approximately $65,000 in stolen property, including items taken from Pleasanton, police said Friday.]]> <![CDATA[Tribute to Barbra at the Firehouse]]> Kelly Brandeburg is performing "My Favorite Barbra: Tribute to the Songs of Barbra Streisand," music direction by John Simon, at 2 p.m. this Saturday at the Firehouse Arts Center. ]]> <![CDATA[Tri-Valley Lunar New Year gala set for Sunday]]> Scores of Tri-Valley residents and officials are ready to celebrate the Lunar New Year this weekend during a gala at the Blackhawk Museum that will feature Chinese gong fu, Indian dance, music and more entertainment while also serving as a fundraiser for a local internship program.]]> <![CDATA[State legislators holding bipartisan open house Wednesday]]> Pleasanton's representatives in the State Legislature, Republican Assemblywoman Catharine Baker and Democrat State Senator Steve Glazer, are co-hosting a public town hall on Wednesday in Livermore.]]> <![CDATA[PUSD schools acknowledged among California's best]]> Pleasanton public schools are among the top in California, according to rankings recently released by a website that rates K-12 schools and colleges. The California Department of Education also honored Village High as a model continuation school. ]]> <![CDATA[Creatures of comfort: Program provides pet therapy throughout region]]> Started over 15 years ago by the Pleasanton nonprofit, the program takes Tri-Valley residents and their dogs to schools, businesses, assisted living facilities and other spots around the East Bay.]]> <![CDATA[Police looking for man who rammed stolen van into patrol car]]> 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.]]> <![CDATA[Pleasanton council delays Owens Drive traffic meeting]]> 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.]]> <![CDATA[PUSD to explore building new elementary school on Neal property]]> The Pleasanton school board Tuesday night took a step forward in planning for a new elementary school in the district, directing administrators to explore building on PUSD's Neal property in the southeast part of the city.]]> <![CDATA[Illustrator wows with new view of 'Game of Thrones]]> As "Game of Thrones" fans rejoice as the fourth season of the HBO series premieres, professional animator David Hollin has given them something to talk about with fan art that recasts pivotal scenes to feudal Japan.]]> <![CDATA[Review: 'The Other Woman']]> The women in "The Other Woman" get the equal opportunity, like the men in Judd Apatow movies, to behave like overgrown children, but the power they give their cheatin' man to occupy all their waking hours makes this comedy more sad than funny.]]>