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Around Pleasanton: A new downtown plan is coming, or is it?
A proposed new Pleasanton Downtown Specific Plan due to be voted on this year has run into headwinds. Read the full story... Last comment on Jan 20, 2019 at 4:05 pm | 19 comments

Government Shutdown A Blessing in Disguise
In 2017 American businesses created 2.2 million jobs. last year 2018 American businesses American businesses created 2.6... Last comment 20 minutes ago | 3 comments

Bail reform law put on hold as referendum qualifies for 2020 ballot
A historic California law that would replace cash bail with a risk assessment system has been put on hold because a referendum... Last comment 11 hours ago | 4 comments

Tri-Valley Women’s March sees hundreds take the streets of downtown Pleasanton
On the second anniversary of the 2017 international Women’s March, hundreds of Tri-Valley residents gathered in Pleasanton... Last comment 23 minutes ago | 37 comments

 
 
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Barbara McLeod, Bev Naegle and Susan Nelson visit Antarctica. It's cold there! Submitted by Barbara McLeod (sent from account of Scott an on Feb 23, 2017

 
 
 
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Castlewood board recommends sale to Bay Club; member vote next month
Members of the Pleasanton's Castlewood Country Club will be voting next month on whether to sell the club and its two golf courses to the Bay Club. Castlewood's Board of Directors recommended accepting the Bay Club's offer at the annual membership meeting last Saturday. Wednesday, 12:44 PM

CHP: Woman dies after car goes down ravine off I-580
A woman died after a car went off of westbound Interstate 580 and down a ravine Wednesday afternoon in eastern Alameda County near the Altamont Pass, a California Highway Patrol spokesman said. Wednesday, 3:37 PM

Pleasanton trustee steps down from Chabot-Las Positas board
Chabot-Las Positas Community College District Trustee Carlo Vecchiarelli, a longtime Pleasanton resident, resigned from the Board of Trustees last week to retire from district service after more than 50 years, district leaders announced Tuesday. Tuesday, 5:54 PM

Cities confirm new contract with LPFD firefighters
Livermore-Pleasanton union firefighters have a new contract in place with the two cities, as both city councils have given final approval to a memorandum of understanding highlighted by four salary increases over the next 3-1/2 years, along with some union members covering an extra 0.5% of their pension costs starting in mid-2020. Wednesday, 1:47 PM

Tuxes & Tails gala supporting Tri-Valley Animal Rescue
The red carpet will be out in Pleasanton next month as Tri-Valley Animal Rescue is hosting a new benefit gala to raise funds for its ongoing animal-support efforts. Wednesday, 5:06 PM

'Mamma Mia!' opens this week at Firehouse
The Pacific Coast Repertory Theatre is opening the smash hit this weekend at the Firehouse Arts Center, with its ABBA '70s songs such as "Dancing Queen," "Gimme Gimme Gimme" and "Take a Chance on Me." Monday, 1:46 PM

Pleasanton Preps: Dons win first round of crosstown basketball matchups
Round one of the Amador Valley-Foothill varsity basketball rivalry has gone to the Dons, on both the boys and girls sides of the ledger. Tuesday, 12:34 PM

Guest Opinion: Looking ahead to a great 2019 for Chamber of Commerce
I am incredibly honored to be selected as the 2019 chair of the board for the Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce, and I accept this role with excitement, humility and pride. Monday, 1:46 PM

Tri-Valley Women’s March sees hundreds take the streets of downtown Pleasanton
On the second anniversary of the 2017 international Women's March, hundreds of Tri-Valley residents gathered in Pleasanton to participate in the city's first Women's March, celebrating diversity, inclusion and the success of women locally and nationally. Sunday, 8:30 PM | 37 comments

Local winegrowers look back at 2018
The Livermore Valley Winegrowers Association gathered recently to look back on the achievements of 2018 and recognize contributions from its members. Monday, 1:48 PM

Pleasanton reflecting on impact of Martin Luther King Jr.
The Pleasanton Community of Character Collaborative is set to hold the 19th annual Martin Luther King Jr. fellowship breakfast later this month. Sunday, 8:30 PM

 

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