If it is local and useful, it is on en-us Copyright 2017 <![CDATA[DA's Office announces new justice restoration project]]> Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley has announced that she is leading a partnership of county agencies, community groups and other resources to try to provide successful outcomes for young adults who are on felony probation or who've been charged with certain felonies.]]> <![CDATA[Library hosting mobile medical clinic for veterans on Thursday]]> The city and the Veterans Affairs (VA) Palo Alto Health Care system are teaming up with Veterans Connect @ the Library to offer free examinations, resources, consultations and referrals to military veterans this week.]]> <![CDATA[SAP, local dignitaries celebrate new regional office in San Ramon]]> Officials, executives, students and local dignitaries gathered at San Ramon's Bishop Ranch Business Park to celebrate the opening of software corporation SAP's new office at a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday afternoon.]]> <![CDATA[School board to compare enrollment projections to actual turnouts]]> A comparison of enrollment projections to actual numbers, a bond-funded laptop purchase proposal and a report on the 2017 summer school program are among the items on the Pleasanton school board's agenda for their regular meeting Tuesday night.]]> <![CDATA[County officials reopen Palomares Road after lengthy repair work]]> A frequently traveled road in Alameda County that's been closed since mid-February for stabilization work was reopened at about 10:30 a.m. Friday, county Public Works Agency officials said.]]> <![CDATA[Tickets on sale for concert to benefit arts in Pleasanton schools]]> Tickets are on sale for the annual performance of pianist Tamriko Siprashvili to raise funds for arts in the schools sponsored by the Pleasanton Cultural Arts Council.]]> <![CDATA[Out of the Darkness: Survivor says removing stigma, igniting discussion are keys to suicide prevention]]> "I know it won't bring Tricia back, but you can help me save someone else," Kathy Martin wrote of her late daughter when seeking donations for the awareness walk. "This is an awful disease and people don't know where to turn to for help."]]> <![CDATA[City seeks volunteers for library's Booklegger program]]> The city of Pleasanton is looking for volunteers for its Booklegger library program, which promotes reading for fun and lifelong library use to local children.]]> <![CDATA[Cyclists, pedestrians to be given morning of sole access to Niles Canyon Road]]> Alameda County and regional agency officials are working together later this month to once again open a portion of Niles Canyon Road to full access by hikers, runners and bicyclists only.]]> <![CDATA[Most inmate arraignments moving from Dublin back to Oakland]]> Alameda County court officials announced Tuesday that starting next Monday in-custody arraignments of inmates from the northern part of the county will again be held in Oakland instead of at the county's new courthouse in Dublin.]]> <![CDATA[Pleasanton QA firm acquires Bay Area crowd-testing company]]> QASource, a leading quality assurance service provider for the software industry with its headquarters in downtown Pleasanton, recently announced the purchase of MyCrowd QA, a three-year-old San Francisco crowd-testing company.]]> <![CDATA[Report: I-580 in Pleasanton continues to see less congestion than in past]]> For the second year in a row, Interstate 580 through Pleasanton did not make the top 10 list of most congested Bay Area freeway segments, according to an annual ranking compiled by the Metropolitan Transportation Commission.]]> <![CDATA[Illustrator wows with new view of 'Game of Thrones]]> As "Game of Thrones" fans rejoice as the fourth season of the HBO series premieres, professional animator David Hollin has given them something to talk about with fan art that recasts pivotal scenes to feudal Japan.]]> <![CDATA[Review: 'The Other Woman']]> The women in "The Other Woman" get the equal opportunity, like the men in Judd Apatow movies, to behave like overgrown children, but the power they give their cheatin' man to occupy all their waking hours makes this comedy more sad than funny.]]>