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Parents sue city, Pleasanton PD over son’s in-custody death last summer
The family of Jacob Bauer, a local man who died at a hospital in Pleasanton police custody after a confrontation with officers... Last comment on Jun 22, 2019 at 11:01 pm | 7 comments

Pleasanton's 'Queen of Horse Racing'
Simply put, Jeanne Wasserman is the "Queen of Horse Racing" in Pleasanton. The director of racing at the fairgrounds, Wasserman... Last comment 2 hours ago | 2 comments

Pleasanton council supports plan for redesigning downtown parking lot
The Pleasanton City Council approved plans for redesigning and expanding the city's downtown parking lot on the old railroad... Last comment on Jun 24, 2019 at 11:04 am | 16 comments

Pleasanton Preps: District needs to fix funding system for school sports
I believe being involved with after-school activities (be it athletics or others) is every bit as important as anything in... Last comment on Jun 23, 2019 at 8:38 am | 9 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 PD welcomes Bradley as newest officer
The Pleasanton PD swore in its newest member, Officer Taft Bradley, during a ceremony at department headquarters last week that featured Bradley's 4-year-old son, Taft Jr., pinning the new PPD badge onto his father's uniform. Tuesday, 9:55 AM

Livermore council passes flavored tobacco ban, new regulations
The Livermore City Council unanimously voted Monday night to ban the sales of all flavored tobacco products and electronic delivery devices citywide. Tuesday, 11:14 AM

Pleasanton Preps: Year-end honors continue for Foothill softball star May
The honors keep rolling in for Foothill High softball player Nicole May as she was recently named to the All-USA High School Softball First Team as put together by Fastpitch News. Tuesday, 10:40 AM

New Hart principal among leadership moves set for PUSD board meeting
The Pleasanton school board's final meeting of the 2018-19 school year will cover lots of ground, including several new admin hires, possible approval of next year's district budget and a new temporary parking solution for Amador. Monday, 2:28 PM

Feed Tri-Valley food drive aims to close local hunger gap
The cities of Pleasanton, Dublin and Livermore and community organizations are teaming up for the fourth annual Feed Tri-Valley food drive from July 7-21. Monday, 8:51 PM | 1 comments

Parents sue city, Pleasanton PD over son’s in-custody death last summer
The family of Jacob Bauer, a local man who died at a hospital in Pleasanton police custody after a confrontation with officers outside Raley's last summer, have filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against the city and police department. Friday, 4:07 PM | 7 comments

Fire burns along I-580 near east Livermore
A fire burning along Interstate 580 at the eastern edge of Livermore's city limits closed all lanes of traffic and prompted the California Highway Patrol to issue a Sig-alert. Tuesday, 8:53 AM

Chabot-Las Positas names Pleasanton woman as newest vice chancellor
Chabot-Las Positas Community College District has hired Pleasanton resident Theresa Fleischer Rowland as their new vice chancellor of educational services and student success Monday, 8:51 PM

Alameda County grand jury criticizes supervisors' handling of Urban Shield changes
An Alameda County grand jury issued a report on Monday strongly criticizing the county Board of Supervisors for the way it handled the approval process of sweeping changes to the sheriff's controversial "Urban Shield" law enforcement t Monday, 5:12 PM

Students savor symphonic sounds
More than 1,800 students in kindergarten through fifth grade experienced the delights of a live symphony orchestra this spring when the Livermore-Amador Symphony performed at school assemblies. Monday, 8:51 PM

Shakespeare cometh to the Tri-Valley
Fans of William Shakespeare may rejoiceth as warm weather brings the Bard to two outdoor venues this summer. Sunday, 7:06 PM

DSRSD undertakes largest capital improvement project in nearly 20 years
Dublin San Ramon Services District has been making headway at the Regional Wastewater Treatment Facility in Pleasanton on its largest capital improvement project in two decades. Sunday, 8:07 PM

Council supports plan for redesigning downtown lot
The Pleasanton City Council approved plans for redesigning and expanding the city's downtown parking lot on the old railroad corridor between Bernal Avenue and Abbie Street on Tuesday night. Wednesday, 3:48 PM | 16 comments

Pleasanton's 'Queen of Horse Racing'
Simply put, Jeanne Wasserman is the "Queen of Horse Racing" in Pleasanton. The director of racing at the fairgrounds, Wasserman is a true success story of producing results and thriving in what is largely a male-dominated profession. Thursday, 12:28 PM | 2 comments

Editorial: Crucial time for downtowns across Tri-Valley
A downtown has an important and unique role in a community's economic and social development. Downtowns are historically the epicenter -- the heart -- of a community and the hub of commercial, cultural and civic activities. Thursday, 12:11 PM

 

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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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