If it is local and useful, it is on en-us Copyright 2017 <![CDATA[Arrest warrant issued for Pleasanton woman in I-680 crash that killed toddler]]> Authorities announced Friday afternoon they've obtained an arrest warrant for a Pleasanton woman in connection with the crash that killed a toddler on Interstate 680 in San Ramon last September. ]]> <![CDATA[PUSD board sets special meeting Monday on superintendent search]]> The Pleasanton school board has called a special meeting for Monday evening for another closed-door discussion about filling the district's superintendent vacancy.]]> <![CDATA[Police: Officer shoots, kills armed man on Burgundy Drive]]> A Pleasanton police officer shot and killed an armed man while responding to a family dispute report late Saturday morning, according to a department spokeswoman.]]> <![CDATA[Shots fired during armed robbery at Danville Costco]]> Danville police are investigating a robbery with shots fired at Costco, with three unknown culprits still at-large as of late Friday afternoon.]]> <![CDATA[Congressman Swalwell, wife celebrate birth of first child]]> Pleasanton's U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) and wife Brittany welcomed their first child on Thursday night with the birth of their son Nelson.]]> <![CDATA[Community of Character giving awards at luncheon]]> The Juanita Haugen Awards Luncheon on Wednesday will recognize this year's recipients, who are being recognized for exhibiting the values of the Community of Character. Chosen for the honor this year are Bruce Bird, Gary Howell, Ruth McAninch and Open Heart Kitchen.]]> <![CDATA[City issues reminder that plastic bag ban has expanded to retail stores]]> The ban on carryout plastic bags under Alameda County's reusable bag ordinance expanded at the start of the month to now include all retail stores in the county, including Pleasanton.]]> <![CDATA[Honoring Pleasanton educators]]> Springtime in Pleasanton Unified School District is also a time of celebration across the district as administrators, parents and others within the community come together to acknowledge the work of local educators. ]]> <![CDATA[Star-studded Wente summer concert series starts July 12]]> For the 31st year, Wente Vineyards is hosting a summer of big-name entertainers, combining well-known performers and fine dining in a beautiful outdoor setting.]]> <![CDATA[Local athletes take home gold medals]]> Hundreds of athletes from throughout the Bay Area arrived at Amador Valley High School last Saturday to compete in the Special Olympics Northern California Spring Games.]]> <![CDATA[Amber proclaimed as Pleasanton's 'Ambassadog']]> The Pleasanton City Council on Tuesday formally proclaimed Amber, a 15-year-old Corgi-shepherd mix who is part of the local Hall family, as the city's first-ever "Ambassadog." ]]> <![CDATA[Pleasanton woman arrested in crash that killed toddler cited for new public intoxication]]> Yarenit Liliana Malihan, the Pleasanton resident arrested on suspicion of felony DUI and gross vehicular manslaughter after a fatal crash on Interstate 680 in September, was arrested in Pleasanton for public intoxication on Friday afternoon.]]> <![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.]]>