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Pleasanton moves to ban sales of all flavored tobacco, vaping products
The City Council gave initial support Tuesday night to swift regulations that would ban the sales of flavored tobacco, e-cigarettes... Last comment on Feb 21, 2020 at 9:35 am | 10 comments

Livermore Councilman Coomber won't seek re-election in fall
Livermore City Councilman Bob Coomber has officially announced that he will not be seeking re-election in November in order... Last comment on Feb 21, 2020 at 9:55 pm | 4 comments

Lydiksen Elementary modernization project breaks ground
Pleasanton Unified School District celebrated the first large-scale Measure I1 construction project with a groundbreaking... Last comment on Feb 19, 2020 at 6:23 pm | 9 comments

Pleasanton PD says goodbye to retiring sergeant, welcomes son as newest officer
It was a special week for the Boland family, and the entire Pleasanton PD, last week as the department gave a retirement... Last comment on Feb 21, 2020 at 10:06 am | 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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Cheza Nami! (Come play with me)
For Pleasanton-based cultural group Cheza Nami Foundation, Black History Month represents a distinct opportunity to promote diversity and multiculturalism through interactive performances of traditional African music and dance. Thursday, 10:26 AM

Perfect balance: embalming and acting
Now Angst is employed as a licensed embalmer by Graham Hitch Mortuary, working in Pleasanton. But she hasn't given up her singing or theatrical endeavors; currently she is rehearsing for "The Mystery of Edwin Drood." Thursday, 10:56 AM

Livermore man accused of crashing Mustang into 11 vehicles in Idaho parking garage
A man from Livermore was taken into custody in Idaho on Wednesday afternoon after Boise police allege he crashed his Ford Mustang into 10 cars and one pickup truck in an area parking garage the week before. Thursday, 4:40 PM

News Digest: Disaster Preparedness Training, Amador club's gear drive & County fair wins awards
Inspired by their success last time, the Equipment for Everyone Club at Amador Valley High School is hosting another sports gear collection drive this Sunday (Feb. 23). Thursday, 11:01 AM

Steinle defendant to undergo extended competency evaluation
A federal judge on Wednesday ordered a further competency evaluation of up to 45 days in a U.S. prison facility for an undocumented Mexican citizen accused of illegally possessing the gun that killed Pleasanton native Kate Steinle. Thursday, 12:45 PM

Pleasanton moves to ban sales of all flavored tobacco, vaping products
The City Council gave initial support Tuesday night to swift regulations that would ban the sales of flavored tobacco, e-cigarettes and related paraphernalia in Pleasanton, hoping to establish a strict ordinance to curb teen vaping. Thursday, 12:39 PM | 10 comments

East Pleasanton Specific Plan decision postponed again
The City Council again delayed making a final decision on restarting the East Pleasanton Specific Plan, opting to hold off until next month rather than deliberate after midnight Wednesday morning. Wednesday, 4:13 PM | 2 comments

Ragin' Cajun returning this year with Bollywood theme
Experience the magic of Mumbai without leaving the Tri-Valley when the fun-filled 12th annual Ragin' Cajun fundraiser returns to Casa Real at Ruby Hill Vineyards on March 13. Thursday, 3:53 PM

Livermore Councilman Coomber won't seek re-election in fall
Livermore City Councilman Bob Coomber has officially announced that he will not be seeking re-election in November in order to focus on his health. Tuesday, 4:21 PM | 4 comments

PPD says goodbye to retiring sergeant, welcomes son as newest officer
It was a special week for the Boland family, and the entire Pleasanton PD, last week as the department gave a retirement send-off to Sgt. Jim Boland one day after welcoming his son, Jimmy Boland Jr., as the newest city police officer. Tuesday, 12:28 PM | 2 comments

'Art & Wine Intertwined' in Livermore
"Gryphon Rock" by Linda Ryan is among her works in the "Sea Change" exhibit of her pour paintings at the Bankhead Theater's Founder's Room. Thursday, 11:27 AM

Man arrested after police chase goes from city streets to wrong way on I-680
One man was arrested following a high-speed pursuit that started on Pleasanton city streets and ended after the driver allegedly went the wrong way on northbound I-680 & caused a traffic crash that shut down the freeway early Wed morn. Wednesday, 4:10 PM

Lydiksen modernization project breaks ground
Pleasanton Unified School District celebrated the first large-scale Measure I1 construction project with a groundbreaking ceremony at Lydiksen Elementary School on Friday. Sunday, 4:19 PM | 9 comments

 

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