If it is local and useful, it is on en-us Copyright 2018 <![CDATA[Principal, VP departing Amador Valley High]]> Amador Valley High School will see some leadership changes next year. Principal Michael Williams was promoted to the district office and vice principal Mario Hurtado is moving to a principal post in Dublin. ]]> <![CDATA[Foothill: Threatening graffiti found in bathroom deemed not credible]]> Graffiti mentioning a possible threat found in a Foothill High School bathroom Wednesday morning but was later determined to be not credible and instead an apparent joke, according to principal Sebastian Bull.
<![CDATA[Around Pleasanton: July 4 fireworks halted at fair, this time for good]]> The popular and long-traditional Independence Day fireworks show at the Alameda County Fair has been canceled, and this time it's probably for good.]]> <![CDATA[Art and Wind Festival returning to San Ramon]]> The free festival at San Ramon's Central Park will feature fine arts, crafts, specialty food vendors, three entertainment stages headlining international music, children's puppet shows and of course, kites. ]]> <![CDATA[Transit-oriented neighborhood planned around Isabel BART station]]> The Isabel Neighborhood Specific Plan, a transit-oriented neighborhood in the area surrounding the proposed BART extension to Isabel Avenue, is dependent on a vote by BART directors Thursday. ]]> <![CDATA[PUSD highlights students, programs at final 2017-18 board meeting]]> The Pleasanton school board wrapped up its last regular meeting of the school year with a flurry of recognitions and presentations Tuesday night.]]> <![CDATA[Foothill VP to become principal at Sacramento middle school]]> Marcel Baker has announced that he will be leaving his post as vice principal of Foothill High School to take a middle school principalship in Sacramento.]]> <![CDATA[Tri-Valley hospice pioneer Dr. Peter Wong dies at 74]]> Dr. Peter P. Wong, an early founder of Hope Hospice and a pioneer in the Bay Area in the medical fields of cancer treatment, hospice services and palliative care, died peacefully April 16, according to family. He was 74.]]> <![CDATA[Pleasanton educators, staff honored for impacting students' lives]]> Twenty Pleasanton Unified teachers and staff were honored earlier this month as this year's Excellence in Education Award Winners.]]> <![CDATA[Pleasanton Preps: First Tee provides comfort for grieving former Amador golfer]]> Life has come full circle for former Amador Valley golfer Natalie Baylock when it comes to the First Tee of the Tri-Valley. ]]> <![CDATA[PUSD: Graffiti threat at Pleasanton Middle School found to be not credible]]> Pleasanton Middle School saw increased police presence on campus last week due to threatening graffiti discovered in a bathroom, but nothing happened, district officials say.]]> <![CDATA[Former Livermore police officer publishes children's book]]> That's the main purpose of his new children's book, "Officer M.N.O.P. and Me." To dispel misconceptions about police officers and educate youth.]]>