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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Road to reopening Pleasanton schools remains unclear

What the upcoming school year will look like was the lingering question at an online meeting of the Pleasanton school board...

Original post made on May. 24, 2020
Last comment by @@hpicfail, 1 hour ago | 28 comments | 5913 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Governor says hair salons can reopen in 47 counties; Alameda not on list

Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Tuesday that 47 counties across the state, including Solano and Napa counties, can reopen hair...

Original post made on May. 27, 2020
Last comment by Marc, 5 hours ago | 15 comments | 3935 Views

RESTAURANTS

Specialty's Café & Bakery, headquartered in Pleasanton, going out of business

Specialty's Cafe & Bakery, a restaurant brand headquartered in Pleasanton and operating more than 50 locations in three states,...

Original post made on May. 16, 2020
Last comment by Matthew, 9 hours ago | 10 comments | 75665 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tri-Valley police prepare amid looting around Bay Area

Police agencies in the Tri-Valley are preparing for potential looting attempts in local communities amid similar incidents...

Original post made on May. 31, 2020
There are no comments yet. 27134 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton plans explosive celebration for Class of 2020

Pleasanton Unified School District will honor the senior Class of 2020 this week, starting with virtual graduation ceremonies...

Original post made on May. 27, 2020
Last comment by Katy Medinas, on May 30, 2020 at 8:52 pm | 10 comments | 5054 Views

AROUND TOWN

Support Pleasanton

Hi everyone! My name is Elyse Wohlenberg, I’m a Pleasanton representative for the student-run fundraiser known as Community...

Original post made by Elyse Wohlenberg on May. 30, 2020
Last comment by JS, on May 30, 2020 at 7:03 pm | 1 comment | 90 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alameda County Assessor encourages homeowners to apply for exemption

Assessor La encourages Alameda County homeowners to apply for the Homeowners’ Property Tax Exemption that can save owners...

Original post made on May. 30, 2020
Last comment by Geoff Sadler, on May 30, 2020 at 6:05 pm | 1 comment | 783 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

'Medical miracle': DeSaulnier recounts harrowing experience with near-fatal pneumonia

Rep. Mark DeSaulnier shared the story of his critical hospitalization in his own words and reflected on the imprint that...

Original post made on May. 29, 2020
Last comment by Loretta, on May 30, 2020 at 5:00 pm | 2 comments | 1191 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Swalwell town hall covers COVID-19 resources for Bay Area veterans

Tri-Valley Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Livermore) is holding another online event on Friday covering COVID-19 resources...

Original post made on May. 29, 2020
Last comment by Wombat, on May 29, 2020 at 11:57 pm | 5 comments | 760 Views

RESTAURANTS

Pleasanton pizza parlor closing until next week after employee tests positive for COVID-19

Management from Porky's Pizza Palace announced Wednesday that the restaurant on Hopyard Road will temporarily shut down until...

Original post made on May. 27, 2020
Last comment by BobB, on May 29, 2020 at 8:54 pm | 6 comments | 3355 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

COVID-19 testing site at Pleasanton fairgrounds winding down this week

Pleasanton, Dublin and Livermore residents have two more days to access the COVID-19 regional testing site at the Alameda...

Original post made on May. 28, 2020
Last comment by BobB, on May 29, 2020 at 8:29 pm | 18 comments | 6827 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD board approves pay bump for classified staff, postpones vote on cabinet raises

Pleasanton Unified School District staff will see a 2.75% pay raise after the trustees finalized a labor contract last week,...

Original post made on May. 27, 2020
Last comment by Ptown parent, on May 29, 2020 at 4:11 pm | 4 comments | 1713 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Pleasanton man killed in crash off cliff in Santa Clara County

A man who was found dead in a vehicle that went over a cliff northeast of Mount Hamilton on Tuesday afternoon has been identified...

Original post made on May. 28, 2020
Last comment by Anonmom, on May 29, 2020 at 2:23 pm | 3 comments | 4777 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tolls to resume next week for express lanes on Tri-Valley freeways

Tolls will resume on express lanes in the Bay Area next week as traffic volumes have increased amid the easing of restrictions...

Original post made on May. 28, 2020
Last comment by Ben J., on May 28, 2020 at 10:20 pm | 2 comments | 708 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Where Are The "ME TOO" People?

There are no "ME TOO" anywhere with the Joe Biden sexual assault charge. They were everywhere during the Kavanaugh senate...

Original post made by Michael Austin on May. 17, 2020
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 28, 2020 at 9:51 pm | 248 comments | 2118 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

BART's projected budget includes more than $100M in cuts

With substantial ridership and sales tax revenue losses due to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, BART's current projected...

Original post made on May. 28, 2020
There are no comments yet. 788 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Tri-Valley entrepreneur receives $100,000 deal on 'Shark Tank'

A Danville local dove into the "Shark Tank" last week, and came out with a $100,000 investment after a successful pitch on...

Original post made on May. 28, 2020
There are no comments yet. 3097 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

ACT/SAT tests no longer required for admission to UC schools

Required standardized testing has been suspended until at least fall 2024 for all freshman applicants to the University of...

Original post made on May. 24, 2020
Last comment by Everyone Has Great Stats, on May 28, 2020 at 10:07 am | 6 comments | 1007 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Swalwell launches political action committee targeting key election races for Democrats

Tri-Valley Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Livermore) has announced the launch of a political action committee that aims to...

Original post made on May. 20, 2020
Last comment by DKHSK, on May 28, 2020 at 7:19 am | 107 comments | 2560 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Livermore police investigating suspicious death at hotel

The Livermore Police Department has deemed a 24-year-old man's death as suspicious after he was discovered unresponsive in...

Original post made on May. 27, 2020
Last comment by ROBERT, on May 27, 2020 at 4:06 pm | 1 comment | 10419 Views
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