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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Right time for another Pleasanton school bond?

Pleasanton residents will be voting on a school bond measure in November for the third time in the last seven years. But...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2022
Last comment by SHale99, 36 minutes ago | 2 comments | 1021 Views

AROUND TOWN

Editorial: Vote Wallace for Council District 1, Yee for District 3 in Pleasanton

Voters should look toward candidates who can build bridges among diverse perspectives while achieving important goals for...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2022
Last comment by Joe V, 6 hours ago | 2 comments | 2136 Views

SPORTS

Hey ref! Fans' bad behavior, harassment causes shortage of officials

Words like funding, equipment, field space and coaching are thrown around regularly when it comes to local sports. But there...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2022
Last comment by Mark Zimmermann, on Sep 29, 2022 at 9:28 am | 1 comment | 1027 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Love is love in the Tri-Valley

Livermore Pride will be celebrating LGBTQ+ History Month with a series of free, community oriented activities. Ranging from...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2022
Last comment by Swagu, on Sep 29, 2022 at 9:07 am | 1 comment | 742 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

47 sheriff's deputies moved to desk jobs after audit finds they failed psychological exams

Alameda County sheriff's officials believe 47 deputies who allegedly failed a psychological exam and now have desk jobs will...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2022
Last comment by Becky, on Sep 29, 2022 at 8:39 am | 6 comments | 1858 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

State staffer Dean Wallace announces candidacy for Pleasanton City Council District 1

The race for Pleasanton City Council District 1 is officially underway as longtime Tri-Valley resident and state political...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2022
Last comment by Kyle_B, on Sep 27, 2022 at 10:38 pm | 14 comments | 4545 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Planning Commission to hold community workshop on Stoneridge Mall framework process

The Pleasanton Planning Commission is set to hold a Stoneridge Mall framework workshop on Monday at 6 p.m. to review and...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2022
Last comment by BobB, on Sep 27, 2022 at 2:48 pm | 6 comments | 2417 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Livermore mayoral candidates talk campaign goals, development projects and wine industry

At last week's mayor candidate forum, former campaign allies turned competitors John Marchand and Mony Nop discussed main...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2022
Last comment by Rich Buckley, on Sep 26, 2022 at 7:35 pm | 1 comment | 2025 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton council wants to move forward with Stoneridge Mall redevelopment framework planning

The Pleasanton City Council approved a request from staff to move forward with the planning process for the Stoneridge Shopping...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2022
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Sep 26, 2022 at 4:40 pm | 6 comments | 5442 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bills to boost clean-energy shift signed into law

‚Äč‚ÄčCalifornia will work to bring all greenhouse-gas emissions from state agencies down to zero by 2035 under legislation...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2022
Last comment by Rich Buckley, on Sep 26, 2022 at 7:03 am | 1 comment | 800 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County supervisors ban wild cow milking, maintain use of 'essential equipment' for rodeos

Alameda County supervisors voted to ban the rodeo practice of wild cow milking in unincorporated parts of the county, while...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2022
Last comment by Karen Rubio, on Sep 25, 2022 at 6:03 pm | 4 comments | 4791 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Livermore teen arrested after crash injures pregnant driver, kills unborn child outside Sacramento

A teenager from Livermore faces a potential murder charge after allegedly crashing into another car while trying to flee...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2022
Last comment by CWM, on Sep 23, 2022 at 3:16 pm | 5 comments | 8268 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Master gardeners set to break ground on early stages of community farm in Pleasanton

One project slated to break ground in fall is aiming to help Pleasanton residents grow their own food in a sustainable, water-conserving...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2022
Last comment by balletdancer, on Sep 23, 2022 at 2:10 pm | 1 comment | 3661 Views

AROUND TOWN

Livermore City Council candidates debate key issues in public forum

Candidates for Livermore City Council appeared last week at a public forum to debate pressing issues relevant to the community,...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2022
Last comment by Rich Buckley, on Sep 23, 2022 at 11:12 am | 1 comment | 1505 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Residents express concerns over nonprofit merger

The recent merger between two Pleasanton nonprofits has led some citizens to question how the move will impact their community,...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2022
Last comment by keeknlinda, on Sep 21, 2022 at 3:05 pm | 3 comments | 3317 Views

AROUND TOWN

Remembering Bob Philcox, former Pleasanton mayor

Robert 'Bob' Philcox, a former mayor of Pleasanton who served on the City Council during a key period in Pleasanton's evolution...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2022
Last comment by ddclausen, on Sep 20, 2022 at 8:27 pm | 2 comments | 2095 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton City Council candidates debate

New housing developments, the drinking water supply and public safety were just some of the topics that five Pleasanton City...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2022
Last comment by Karl A, on Sep 19, 2022 at 4:53 pm | 23 comments | 4338 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Guest Opinion: Costco is coming soon to Pleasanton ... finally

Most residents are aware of the long history leading up to this resolution to finally bring Costco to Pleasanton and meet...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2022
Last comment by SHale99, on Sep 19, 2022 at 4:39 pm | 21 comments | 4672 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton presses pause on PFAS treatment and well rehabilitation project

The Pleasanton City Council voted unanimously last week to pause the PFAS treatment and wells rehabilitation project, which...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2022
Last comment by runningguy, on Sep 16, 2022 at 10:45 pm | 9 comments | 3479 Views

SPORTS

Pleasanton council OKs location for new cricket field at Ken Mercer Sports Park

Cricket players in Pleasanton will soon be able to compete and practice on a new field set to be constructed at Ken Mercer...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2022
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Sep 16, 2022 at 10:32 pm | 6 comments | 4361 Views
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