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Bay Club bids for Castlewood as members consider options
Members will consider options at the Pleasanton club's annual meeting on Jan. 19 when the Board of Directors and senior staff... Last comment 10 hours ago | 15 comments

PG&E intends to file for bankruptcy
San Francisco-based PG&E announced via a news release early Monday morning that it is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy just... Last comment 13 hours ago | 7 comments

Pleasanton Preps: Basketball season showing good and bad in prep sports
In all my years covering high school sports, one of the things I enjoyed the most was watching the coaches work with the... Last comment 13 hours ago | 4 comments

PUSD board reviewing options to pay for new school on Donlon site
As part of moving forward with building a second campus on the Donlon Elementary School property, the Pleasanton school board... Last comment on Jan 15, 2019 at 12:19 pm | 2 comments

 
 
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"Chamber of Commerce trip"
Jerry and Cindy Sobrero, Stu and Cheryl Craig, Ken and Cindy Artinyan, Cyril Bonanno, Mark and Ann Fischer, Emil and Margie Oxsen in Tangier Morocco during a Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce trip. Fun! Submitted by Cindy Sobrero on Nov 21, 2017

 
 
 
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District names another interim chancellor, restarting recruitment process
The Chabot-Las Positas Community College District will soon have its third interim leader as the Board of Trustees has decided to restart the hiring process to find a permanent chancellor after not approving any applicant from the first round of recruitment. Wednesday, 1:10 PM

School board reviews funding sources for new campus on Donlon site
As part of first steps toward building a second campus on the Donlon Elementary School property -- now referred to by district staff as "Elementary School No. 10" -- the Pleasanton school board has begun reviewing options for how it will it pay for the estimated $61.25 million project. Wednesday, 9:11 AM

Bay Club bids for Castlewood as members consider options
Members will consider options at the Pleasanton club's annual meeting on Jan. 19 when the Board of Directors and senior staff will lay out various scenarios and their costs for tackling the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) shortcomings of the clubhouse. Tuesday, 12:51 PM | 15 comments

Defendant appeals gun conviction in Kate Steinle case
The undocumented Mexican citizen who was convicted of possessing the gun that killed Kate Steinle on a San Francisco pier in 2015 has appealed his conviction, claiming that the trial judge failed to give a key jury instruction. Wednesday, 1:13 PM

Amador Valley students hosting ethical fashion show
Two Amador Valley High students striving to raise awareness about the positive aspects of ethical practices in the clothing industry are holding an ethical fashion show in the school's multipurpose room next week. Wednesday, 1:55 PM

City Council endorses changes to Hacienda planning regulations
The Pleasanton City Council gave its initial endorsement Tuesday to a series of changes proposed for the policy documents governing development in Hacienda Business Park. Tuesday, 11:12 PM

Zone 7 gives out flood preparation tips
With the Tri-Valley continuing the rainy start to 2019, the Zone 7 Water Agency has released an advisory to help residents stay prepared for potential flooding amid wet weather. Tuesday, 11:54 AM

Pleasanton Preps: Basketball season showing good and bad in prep sports
In all my years covering high school sports, one of the things I enjoyed the most was watching the coaches work with the kids -- not just developing their skills in their sport, but how they developed as people. Tuesday, 11:53 AM | 4 comments

PG&E intends to file for bankruptcy
San Francisco-based PG&E announced via a news release early Monday morning that it is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy just one day after its CEO resigned, according to company officials. Monday, 2:57 PM | 7 comments

Gypsy jazz: Django Shredders coming to Livermore
Belgian guitarist Django Reinhardt took the world by storm with his gypsy jazz in the 1930-40s, and he is now regarded as one of the most influential musicians of the last century. His life and times will be commemorated by the Django Shredders -- jazz guitarists Alex Ciavarelli and Rudy Marquez -- at 8 p.m. next Saturday (Jan. 19) at the Bothwell Arts Center. Tuesday, 11:53 AM

Pleasanton filmmaker collaborating to create look at life in San Francisco
Enter filmmaker Scotty Cornfield of Pleasanton. The independent movie producer, who is also a former homicide detective, captured one of San Francisco's many stories -- a homeless man whose clever signs garner attention. Thursday, 4:26 PM

Police serve warrant at Pleasanton house in Belmont murder investigation
Belmont police's investigation into the fatal shooting of a teenager in their city took them into Pleasanton on Tuesday afternoon. Wednesday, 3:17 PM

 

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