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Pleasanton council to discuss community policing action plan
The City Council is scheduled to begin the conversation on police reform in Pleasanton on Tuesday evening by reviewing the... Last comment 1 hour ago | 43 comments

PUSD board to consider tentative plan for reopening local schools
When classes start next month, PUSD families will either choose an online-based learning option, or take the plunge and send... Last comment 1 hour ago | 13 comments

COVID-19 treatments, vaccines could be ready by early 2021, Fauci tells Stanford Medicine
The prognosis for getting a handle on COVID-19 could be good if the public is responsible for its actions and if scientific... Last comment 12 minutes ago | 13 comments

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... Last comment on Jul 10, 2020 at 7:02 pm | 33 comments

 
 
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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 council approves action plan for policing policy review
The stage is set for a community listening session on policing in Pleasanton next week after the City Council unanimously approved staff's recommended police review action plan on Tuesday evening. Wednesday, 1:22 AM | 3 comments

Livermore council subcommittee to address police reform, equity and inclusion
The Equity and Inclusion Subcommittee will address police policy reform and engage community members to improve "equity of opportunity and just treatment for all." Tuesday, 3:45 PM

Tri-Valley census takers want residents to make the count
The 2020 U.S. census may only have nine questions for residents but it has 10 years of impact, and Tri-Valley census counters have been working hard to ensure that every resident counts. Tuesday, 2:26 PM

ACFD Chief Rocha retiring next month; Las Vegas chief named as successor
After 33 years in fire service in the East Bay, Alameda County Fire Department Fire Chief David Rocha is retiring effective Aug. 15, ACFD officials confirmed on Tuesday. Tuesday, 8:38 PM

Charges filed against suspect accused of killing Danville doctor
An Oroville man accused of fatally shooting a Danville doctor during the Fourth of July weekend has formally been charged with murder, according to the Sierra County District Attorney's Office. Tuesday, 4:15 PM

COVID-19 treatments, vaccines could be ready by early 2021, Fauci tells Stanford Medicine
The prognosis for getting a handle on COVID-19 could be good if the public is responsible for its actions and if scientific breakthroughs continue, Dr. Anthony Fauci told Stanford Medicine on Monday. Tuesday, 12:31 PM | 13 comments

Councilwoman Melissa Hernandez running for mayor of Dublin
Dublin City Councilwoman Melissa Hernandez announced this week that she will run for the mayor's position, rather than seek re-election to a regular council seat, during the Nov. 3 general election. Tuesday, 5:17 PM

Governor orders various indoor activity closures statewide amid COVID-19 surge
Indoor activities across California must be reined in as the state combats a resurgence of the COVID-19 coronavirus, Gov. Gavin Newsom said Monday. Monday, 1:57 PM | 13 comments

Dublin council plans to impanel citizen task force on policing
The Dublin City Council pledged to establish a citizen task force to review policing practices in the city at a special meeting last Thursday. Monday, 5:26 PM

Blake Shelton's virtual concert being shown on big screen at Pleasanton fairgrounds
Country music star Blake Shelton, joined by special guests Gwen Stefani and Trace Adkins, will star in a video-recorded concert being broadcast at outdoor theater venues later this month, including the fairgrounds in Pleasanton. Monday, 3:15 PM

ACSO deputy hospitalized in critical condition with COVID-19
An Alameda County Sheriff's Office deputy is battling for his life in the hospital with a serious case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Monday, 9:01 PM | 1 comments

DSRSD recognizes Dublin High students for excellence in water research
The Dublin San Ramon Services District recently recognized three Dublin High School students for earning first place in the Excellence in Water Research Award at the Alameda County Science and Engineering Fair this year. Monday, 6:06 PM

Candidacy period for local elections opens Monday
Tri-Valley public agencies are getting ready for the local election cycle, with the candidacy nomination period opening on Monday for any local resident interested in running for an available office. Sunday, 5:31 PM | 1 comments

Alameda County added to state's COVID-19 monitoring list
Alameda County now finds itself on the state of California's "county monitoring list" due to a high rate of COVID-19 cases during the past two weeks, which is considered to be a sign of elevated disease transmission. Sunday, 5:25 PM | 5 comments

De Lashmutt earns Valley Veterans scholarship
Pleasanton veteran Kristi De Lashmutt recently received the $5,000 Carl's Jr. Stars for Heroes Scholarship at Las Positas College from the Valley Veterans Foundation. Sunday, 8:46 PM

Cities extend COVID-19 public testing site at Pleasanton fairgrounds
The regional COVID-19 testing site at the Alameda County Fairgrounds for residents of Pleasanton, Dublin and Livermore will continue operating through August, Pleasanton city officials announced Friday. Friday, 4:47 PM | 11 comments

Valley Views: Pleasanton cafe owner keeps smiling despite her loss
One month after her husband died, Theary Chem is carrying on the family business, Bagel Café on Main Street near Stanley. I heard about how much people enjoyed visiting the place -- for the fresh food but also for interactions... Thursday, 10:53 AM | 2 comments

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 | 33 comments

 

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