If it is local and useful, it is on en-us Copyright 2017 <![CDATA[Grant helps clothe homeless patients at Pleasanton emergency room]]> Homeless patients at the Stanford Health Care-ValleyCare Medical Center emergency department will receive access to clean clothing thanks to a new program initiated through the efforts of the ValleyCare Charitable Foundation and the Rotary Club of Pleasanton Foundation.]]> <![CDATA[School board to discuss principal appointments, budget]]> Potential principal appointments, a budget update and a report from PPIE are among the items on the school board's agenda for their regular meeting Tuesday evening.]]> <![CDATA[Pleasanton woman turns self in to face charges for crash that killed toddler]]> A Pleasanton woman has been arrested and charged in connection with a crash that killed a toddler on Interstate 680 in San Ramon last September, law enforcement officials confirmed Monday.]]> <![CDATA[Pleasanton police identify man killed by officer Saturday]]> Law enforcement officials Monday identified Shannon Edward Estill, 58, as the man who was shot and killed by a Pleasanton police officer after allegedly pointing a replica handgun at police during a family dispute on Burgundy Drive Saturday morning.]]> <![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." ]]>