PleasantonWeekly.com https://www.pleasantonweekly.com If it is local and useful, it is on PleasantonWeekly.com. en-us Copyright 2017 PleasantonWeekly.com PleasantonWeekly.com https://PleasantonWeekly.com/art/top_logo.png https://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/rss.php <![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[EBRPD names new fire chief]]> Richard "Rick" Seal, who's been with the San Jose Fire Department for 25 years, has been named the new fire chief of the East Bay Regional Park District, park district 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[Fall Festival set this Saturday at Alviso Adobe Park]]> Alviso Adobe Community Park is set to hold its fourth annual Fall Festival this Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the city park at 3465 Old Foothill Road]]> <![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[County recognizes Pleasanton arts leader]]> Pleasanton resident Catherine Ndungu-Case is one of eight county residents being recognized for their achievements impacting the arts community at next week's Alameda County Board of Supervisors meeting in Oakland. They are recipients of the 2017 Alameda County Arts Leadership Awards, representing each county district.]]> <![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.]]>