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Editorial: Another successful County Fair in Pleasanton
We said a fond farewell to the 2019 Alameda County Fair earlier this month, with the 107th year seeing a spike in attendance,... Last comment on Jul 19, 2019 at 12:19 pm | 3 comments

Former Livermore mayoral candidate charged with threatening judge
A former Livermore mayoral candidate has been jailed after being charged last week with allegedly threatening to burn down... Last comment 1 hour ago | 4 comments

Pleasanton Preps: Foothill field renovations cutting it close for football season
The Foothill High School football program, which has been fighting an uphill battle with participation numbers in recent... Last comment on Jul 19, 2019 at 1:42 pm | 19 comments

Local congressman again pushes bill inspired by Kate Steinle's death
U.S. Rep. Mark DeSaulnier has reintroduced proposed legislation aimed at stopping law enforcement firearms from getting into... Last comment 39 minutes ago | 27 comments

 
 
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"Antarctica 6"
On a cruise ship in Antarctica. Left to right: Bruce and Barbara McLeod, Bev and Dave Naegle, Susan and Scott Nelson. Yes, it's cold there, even in their "summer". Submitted by Barbara McLeod (sent from account of Scott an on Feb 23, 2017

 
 
 
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Giving back: Books for Camp Fire survivors
When Pleasanton resident Melissa Gianotti saw her friends in Paradise lose everything in the Camp Fire last November, it started her thinking. Sunday, 6:04 PM

News Digest: Fundraising BBQ for ill city employees, Rogers headed to 'Ninja' nationals
Two city unions are joining to put on a "Bingo, Bourbon & BBQ" fundraiser next month to benefit two city of Pleasanton employees battling rare cancers. Sunday, 6:04 PM

What's next for Castlewood Country Club?
Castlewood Country Club members established they wanted the iconic club to remain independent into the future. Now selected members and Board of Directors are carefully working to develop the plan for remodeling the vintage clubhouse. Thursday, 1:46 PM | 1 comments

Valley Humane Society and Kent Winery team up to sell 'the bottle that benefits'
A wine "bottle that benefits" the Valley Humane Society just hit shelves recently at eight Costco locations in Northern California. The animal-support nonprofit has also extended its "Feline Freedom Days" promotion through July 31. Sunday, 6:21 PM

Legendary folk sound at Bankhead
The New Christy Minstrels return to the Bankhead Theater with their Grammy Award-winning folk music at 8 p.m. next Friday (July 26). Sunday, 6:21 PM

Former Livermore mayoral candidate charged with threatening judge
A former Livermore mayoral candidate has been jailed after being charged last week with allegedly threatening to burn down the home of a Contra Costa County Superior Court judge. Thursday, 10:01 PM | 4 comments

Pleasanton Library eliminates daily fines for overdue materials
The Pleasanton Public Library has eliminated daily fines for overdue items, with the City Council approving the shift to a model that city officials hope will focus more on materials recovery and positive interactions with users. Wednesday, 11:58 AM

Find a pet at annual Adopt-a-Thon
Cats and dogs and everything they need will be at Jack London Square in Oakland next weekend as the East Bay SPCA hosts its annual Adopt-a-Thon from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on July 28. Friday, 2:41 PM

Pleasanton community development director leaving for city of Alameda position
Gerry Beaudin, the city of Pleasanton's community development director for the past four years, is stepping down to take a promotion as assistant city manager in Alameda. Thursday, 5:18 PM

Editorial: Another successful fair in Pleasanton
We said a fond farewell to the 2019 Alameda County Fair earlier this month, with the 107th year seeing a spike in attendance, new cultural events and increased consumption of classic fair food. Thursday, 1:23 PM | 3 comments

Local congressman again pushes bill inspired by Kate Steinle's death
U.S. Rep. Mark DeSaulnier has reintroduced proposed legislation aimed at stopping law enforcement firearms from getting into the wrong hands, inspired in part by the shooting death of Pleasanton native Kate Steinle. Wednesday, 3:12 PM | 27 comments

Pleasanton Preps: Foothill field renovations cutting it close for football season
The Foothill High School football program, which has been fighting an uphill battle with participation numbers in recent years, now faces a big battle with dates. Tuesday, 11:59 AM | 19 comments

 

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Nominations due by Sept. 16

Pleasanton Weekly and DanvilleSanRamon.com are once again putting out a call for nominations and sponsorships for the annual Tri-Valley Heroes awards - our salute to the community members dedicated to bettering the Tri-Valley and the lives of its residents.

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