If it is local and useful, it is on en-us Copyright 2016 <![CDATA[Hundreds attend Bollywood Night fundraiser for Tri-Valley youth cricket]]> More than 800 supporters of the Tri-Valley's youth cricket movement recently filled the Harvest Park Middle School gym in Pleasanton for the Laser Dandiya and Bollywood Night fundraiser benefiting local sports not-for-profit organization Cricket for Cubs. ]]> <![CDATA[DSRSD board votes to oppose Prop 53]]> The Dublin San Ramon Services District board of has unanimously approved a resolution in opposition to Proposition 53, which would amend the California Constitution to require statewide voter approval of infrastructure projects funded with over $2 billion in revenue bonds.]]> <![CDATA[2016 youth essay contest offers shot at lifetime hunting license]]> The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) and California Wildlife Officers Foundation are again co-sponsoring the annual "Passing on the Tradition" essay contest for young hunters.]]> <![CDATA[New 4.5-mile-long bicycle, pedestrian path on eastern span of Bay Bridge opens today]]> Big changes have come to the Bay Bridge this weekend with the
opening of new westbound on- and off-ramps at Treasure Island and the final segment of a bicycle and pedestrian path linking Emeryville to Yerba Buena Island.]]>
<![CDATA[2 rounds of rain forecast for this week starting in the North Bay]]> Two rounds of rain have been forecast for the Bay Area this week.]]> <![CDATA[Unemployment rates in Bay Area below state average]]> The unemployment rate in all nine Bay Area counties was below the
state average in September, state employment officials announced Friday.]]>
<![CDATA[Salute to The Kingston Trio in Pleasanton today]]> County Line Trio will lead a rousing, nostalgic trip back to the days when everyone exercised their vocal cords, tapped their toes and clapped along to the familiar refrains of all the great folk hits Sunday at 2 p.m. at Pleasanton's Firehouse Arts Center. ]]> <![CDATA[Pleasanton Police Capt. Eric Finn, 'everyone's friend,' retired Friday]]> After 28 years of community service as a police officer, 26 of those with the Pleasanton Police Department, Capt. Eric Finn retired Friday.]]> <![CDATA[Pleasanton Weekly recommends Arkin, Hintzke, Ruegsegger for school board]]> The Pleasanton Weekly today endorsed incumbents Valerie Arkin and Jamie Hintzke for re-election to the school board in the Nov. 8 election and former school board member Kathleen Ruegsegger for election again.]]> <![CDATA[Honoring Tri-Valley Heroes 2016]]> Seven exceptional Tri-Valley residents were honored during the fifth annual Tri-Valley Heroes awards ceremony Monday night, presented by Embarcadero Media's East Bay Division, which includes the Pleasanton Weekly and]]> <![CDATA[McKeever out at Open Heart Kitchen]]> Linda McKeever, associated with Open Heart Kitchen almost since it was founded in 1995 and most recently its executive director, is no longer with the organization, but nobody seems to know why.]]> <![CDATA[Pleasanton Rotary Club offering grants to local nonprofit organizations]]> Each year the Rotary Club of Pleasanton Foundation awards grants ranging from a few hundred dollars to a few thousand dollars to local nonprofits.]]> <![CDATA[Head of the Class: Connor connects at Walnut Grove]]> During class time, you're likely to find the principal of Walnut Grove Elementary School in his office, which is adorned with greeting cards, children's books and snapshots of his family and former classes.]]> <![CDATA[TV30 airing candidate interviews in Tri-Valley races]]> TV30 is now broadcasting interviews with candidates in Tri-Valley municipal and school board races.]]> <![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.]]>