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Editorial: No trust in trustees, no unity in Dublin Unified
Unfortunately, with the current board -- which can graciously be described as a dysfunctional train wreck -- it will be extraordinarily... Last comment on Jul 6, 2020 at 11:15 am | 23 comments

'Mask up, Pleasanton' -- City Council video urges face coverings amid COVID-19
Pleasanton city officials are urging residents to wear face masks in public after a week of halted reopenings and an increase... Last comment on Jul 6, 2020 at 12:29 am | 21 comments

Pleasanton: Scout makes face shields for front-line workers
These days, Pleasanton's Kai Gottschalk is living up to the slogan of the Boy Scouts of America -- "Do a good turn daily"... Last comment on Jul 6, 2020 at 4:48 pm | 3 comments

Alameda County Public Health delays reopening timeline indefinitely
ACPHD will postpone indefinitely its reopening timeline for businesses that had been on track to return in July, citing the... Last comment on Jul 1, 2020 at 8:57 am | 78 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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Livermore Police Chief Harris is retiring next month
After a career spanning 30 years in law enforcement, Livermore Police Chief Michael Harris announced on Wednesday that he plans to retire next month. Wednesday, 1:18 PM | 1 comments

Dublin school board appoints Daniel Moirao as acting superintendent
Dublin Unified approved the contract for new acting superintendent Dr. Daniel Moirao in a unanimous vote Tuesday evening. Wednesday, 4:04 PM

Sheriff releases case update, identifies suspect in fatal shooting of Danville doctor
An Oroville man fatally shot a Danville doctor who was four-wheeling with his son not long after shooting two strangers nearby in "a random act of violence"during the holiday weekend, a NorCal sheriff said in a case update this week Wednesday, 10:10 PM

Dublin City Council plans special meeting on policing this week
The Dublin City Council will hold a special online study session on policing and services in the community on Thursday night, starting 7 p.m.
Wednesday, 8:55 PM

Chamber of Commerce cancels two major events: Golf Outing and Trade Show Mixer
The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce has officially canceled the annual Golf Outing and the Trade Show Mixer events due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Wednesday, 5:05 PM

Bay Area victims' attorney seeks to oust legendary Pleasanton swim coach
An attorney representing several sexual abuse victims in a lawsuit has demanded the removal of Pleasanton Seahawks coach Steve Morsilli from USA Swimming for allegedly failing to report abuse complaints made against another coach. Wednesday, 8:40 AM | 7 comments

Police arrest ex-president of Livermore Little League for embezzlement
A former president of Livermore Little League has been arrested on suspicion of embezzling more than $22,000 from the youth league's coffers, according to Livermore police. Wednesday, 10:01 AM | 1 comments

Pleasanton Preps: High school football leaders reflect on uncertainty of 2020 season
After talking with football players from Amador and Foothill, it was impressive to see the way the students are handling the uncertainty. Jayden Payne at Foothill and Josh Heverly at Amador are seniors at their respective teams... Tuesday, 1:03 PM

Livermore Lab Director Bill Goldstein announces retirement
Bill Goldstein announced Tuesday that he will be retiring as the director of the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and president of Lawrence Livermore National Security, effective upon the selection of a successor. Tuesday, 3:07 PM

Tri-Valley student designs proposed California license plate on mental health
A student at Dougherty Valley High School designed the winning entry for California's "Mental Health Awareness License Plate Competition." Tuesday, 3:08 PM

Livermore man's drunk-driving murder convictions overturned on appeal
A Livermore man sentenced to life without the possibility of parole for killing a woman and her child in a drunk-driving crash five years ago recently won an appeal of his convictions due to an improper juror dismissal. Monday, 11:40 PM | 2 comments

Head start programs expanding in Tri-Valley
The Community Association for Preschool Education is joining forces with preschool provider Kidango to expand child care services for low-income families in Pleasanton, Dublin and Livermore. Monday, 9:29 PM

Driver dies after crashing off Mount Diablo roadway
A Danville woman died on Independence Day after her SUV went off Summit Road while coming down Mount Diablo and fell hundreds of feet, authorities said. Monday, 3:55 PM | 1 comments

'Mask up, Pleasanton' -- City Council video urges face coverings amid COVID-19
Pleasanton city officials are urging residents to wear face masks in public after a week of halted reopenings and an increase of COVID-19 cases locally and countywide. Thursday, 6:13 PM | 21 comments

Scout makes face shields for front-line workers
These days, Pleasanton's Kai Gottschalk is living up to the slogan of the Boy Scouts of America -- "Do a good turn daily" -- by using his own 3-D printer to make face shields for health care providers. Tuesday, 1:20 PM | 3 comments

Fair holds 2020 competitions -- online
The Alameda County Fair was canceled this year due to the coronavirus but its beloved competitions were still held, garnering more than 4,000 entries in categories from stitching to baked bread to fine arts. Thursday, 3:55 PM | 1 comments

Alameda County Public Health delays reopening timeline indefinitely
ACPHD will postpone indefinitely its reopening timeline for businesses that had been on track to return in July, citing the need to better contain the COVID-19 pandemic amid recent upticks in local cases and hospitalizations. Monday, 9:58 PM | 78 comments

Drive-by shooting injures one in Livermore
Police are investigating a drive-by shooting that injured one person at a home in central Livermore late Saturday afternoon. Sunday, 4:57 PM | 3 comments

 

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