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State Assembly race tightens; Baker’s lead shrinks to 764 votes
The race to represent Pleasanton in the State Assembly has narrowed to a 0.6% lead for Republican incumbent Catharine Baker... Last comment 9 hours ago | 16 comments

Pleasanton: Incumbent Narum, challenger Testa win City Council seats
Incumbent Kathy Narum finished well ahead in her bid for re-election to the Pleasanton City Council while slow-growth candidate... Last comment on Nov 12, 2018 at 8:53 am | 31 comments

BART employee uses CPR to revive passenger at Dublin-Pleasanton station
A BART car cleaner helped save a life last week at the Dublin-Pleasanton station, when he used CPR to help revive a passenger... Last comment on Nov 7, 2018 at 9:09 pm | 3 comments

Tri-Valley Hero: Doug Miller, Service to country and community
Veterans Day on Sunday, Nov. 11 -- and observed as a national holiday on Monday -- has special significance for retired Army... Last comment 11 hours ago | 2 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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Pleasanton Preps: Remembering Jeff May, a pioneer for Pleasanton Lacrosse
I was jolted this past weekend, learning of the death of Jeff May of Pleasanton, a youth sports coach in this town and someone that helped shape many a young man through athletics. Tuesday, 10:10 AM

UPDATE: Newcomer Munro, incumbents Marchand, Woerner win Livermore city elections
Voters in Livermore cast ballots in favor of four long-familiar faces and two new candidates, as well as soundly defeated a union-backed initiative that would have seen the city charged with making sure health care costs did not exceed a new price limit. Tuesday, 6:26 PM | 1 comments

Stanford-ValleyCare recognized for patient safety
In recognition of its safety and care practices, Pleasanton's Stanford Health Care-ValleyCare has received an "A" rating from The Leapfrog Group -- a national nonprofit dedicated to improving health care quality -- in its Fall 2018 Hospital Safety Grade Report. Tuesday, 2:47 PM

Community rallies to support Pleasanton PD officer battling cancer
The community is joining together to provide support for Pleasanton police Officer Kyle Henricksen, who is undergoing treatment to fight an aggressive form of cancer. Monday, 11:11 PM | 1 comments

School board considers approving new contract with teachers union
The Pleasanton Unified school board is set to hold a public hearing and consider approving a collective bargaining agreement with the Association of Pleasanton Teachers on Tuesday night. Monday, 9:38 PM

Water leak forces DSRSD to close its office
Flooding has forced the Dublin San Ramon Services District to close its office in Dublin for up to three months, district officials said today. Monday, 5:17 PM

Former East Bay Parks union treasurer guilty of embezzlement
A former treasurer of a union representing East Bay Regional Parks workers has pleaded guilty in federal court in Oakland to embezzling $490,338 from the organization. Monday, 1:51 PM | 1 comments

State Assembly race tightens
The race to represent Pleasanton in the State Assembly has narrowed to a 0.4% lead for Republican incumbent Catharine Baker as Democrat challenger Rebecca Bauer-Kahan has gained two percentage points since Election Night, as pending ballots continue to be processed in Alameda and Contra Costa counties. Sunday, 6:52 PM | 16 comments

Veterans Day in Pleasanton
The Pleasanton community joined together last Sunday to honor military veterans downtown during the 22nd annual Tri-Valley Veterans Day Parade -- held as usual on the weekend before Veterans Day to allow local veterans and civic leaders to represent Pleasanton at other celebrations on the holiday itself. Sunday, 3:17 PM

Tri-Valley Hero: Meachelle Lum, Finding purpose in tragedy
After Meachelle Lum's mother Megan died suddenly two years ago in the midst of the San Ramon teen's junior year at Dougherty Valley High School, her devastation was soon joined by a feeling of wanting to honor her mother's memory and turn tragedy into purpose. Sunday, 4:36 PM

Pleasanton Mothers Club: A network for moms to lean on
Entering motherhood is a daunting undertaking, no matter where you are. An experience that can be isolating, and marks a significant life change. That's where the Pleasanton Mothers Club comes in. Thursday, 12:40 PM

Pleasanton: Incumbent Narum, challenger Testa win City Council seats
Incumbent Kathy Narum finished well ahead in her bid for re-election to the Pleasanton City Council while slow-growth candidate Julie Testa earned the second available council seat at the end of Election Night. Friday, 4:18 PM | 31 comments

Incumbents post solid night in Livermore, Dublin; Measure U soundly defeated
Voters backed recognizable faces throughout the Tri-Valley during the general election, with every competing city incumbent scoring a victory on Election Night across Livermore, Dublin, San Ramon and Danville. Wednesday, 4:39 PM

Real Estate: It's the most wonderful time of the year ... to buy and sell
People tend to wait until spring to put their house on the market or start house-hunting, having heard November and December are lousy months to buy or sell a house. But the many benefits to buying or selling during the holiday months actually make it a perfect time. Sunday, 8:14 PM | 2 comments

News Digest: Holiday parade floats, cricket tournament, new county judge
It's that time of year again. The city is now accepting applications for entries and volunteers for its annual Hometown Holiday Parade, Tree Lighting and Celebration, which is set for the evening of Dec. 1 downtown. Thursday, 6:49 PM

 

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