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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton: Eagle Scout Blake Kenney

Blake Kenney has achieved the rank of Eagle Scout although his Eagle Court of Honor was postponed due to the coronavirus...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2020
Last comment by Karl Aitken, on Jul 1, 2020 at 3:02 pm | 2 comments | 1279 Views

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Museum on Main cancels remaining talks for 2020

The Museum on Main announced last week that it is postponing the remaining 2020 Ed Kinney Speaker Series, after each of the...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2020
Last comment by LongTimeP-Towner, on Jul 1, 2020 at 10:38 am | 1 comment | 889 Views

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Alameda County Public Health delays reopening timeline indefinitely

ACPHD will postpone indefinitely its reopening timeline for businesses that had been on track to return in July, citing the...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2020
Last comment by Elderly Shelterer, on Jul 1, 2020 at 8:57 am | 78 comments | 24743 Views

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Big budget cuts loom for Pleasanton school district

The Pleasanton Unified School District Board of Trustees will take another look at suggested changes to the district budget...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2020
Last comment by Jeff, on Jun 30, 2020 at 9:40 pm | 8 comments | 4420 Views

SPORTS

Tri-Valley swimmers seek to reform 'toxic' sports culture

Swimmer safety is back in the local spotlight after several former Tri-Valley swimmers recently came forward alleging years...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2020
Last comment by Concerned Swim Parent, on Jun 30, 2020 at 11:25 am | 2 comments | 319 Views

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Livermore Farmers' Market selects new manager, slated to reopen July 9

Livermore Downtown Inc. has officially reached agreement with a new manager for its farmers' market, selecting Foragers Market...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2020
Last comment by Know Body, on Jun 30, 2020 at 9:39 am | 1 comment | 3628 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton: Five homes chosen for 2020 Heritage Preservation Awards

The Pleasanton Heritage Association has named five homes chosen by its membership to be honored with 2020 Heritage Preservation...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2020
Last comment by Nancy Allen, on Jun 29, 2020 at 7:55 pm | 4 comments | 4623 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Suspects in San Jose carjacking arrested after crash in Pleasanton

Three people accused of carjacking a vehicle in San Jose led multiple law enforcement agencies on a pursuit on the freeway...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2020
Last comment by Mike, on Jun 29, 2020 at 12:30 pm | 6 comments | 5876 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Drive-by shooting injures one in Livermore

Police are investigating a drive-by shooting that injured one person at a home in central Livermore late Saturday afternoon. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2020
Last comment by Delilah , on Jun 29, 2020 at 11:55 am | 3 comments | 9346 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Pleasanton council OKs rental assistance program amid pandemic

Pleasanton residents financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic could be eligible to receive city money to help with their...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2020
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent , on Jun 28, 2020 at 9:28 am | 2 comments | 2012 Views

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Most families ready for Pleasanton schools to reopen, survey finds

Several options for reopening Pleasanton schools in August will be presented to the Pleasanton Unified School District Board...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2020
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jun 26, 2020 at 8:54 pm | 36 comments | 5282 Views

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Goodguys Car Show

I see the Goodguys car show for August is going to happen. It is on their website and on the event calendar for the fairgrounds....

Original post made by Robert on Jun. 26, 2020
There are no comments yet. 76 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

'Safe and Sane Fireworks' back in Dublin, with some changes

"Safe and Sane Fireworks" are going to be sold in the city of Dublin starting this weekend by approved nonprofits, like they...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2020
Last comment by bang, on Jun 25, 2020 at 9:17 pm | 4 comments | 1706 Views

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Tri-Valley policing practices put under the microscope

The killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis last month has initiated vigorous nationwide discussion recently about racial...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2020
Last comment by Carl, on Jun 25, 2020 at 1:31 pm | 45 comments | 2890 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Horse racing returns to Pleasanton track

Though the Alameda County Fair is canceled this year due to the pandemic, live horse racing is back this summer -- without...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2020
Last comment by resident, on Jun 25, 2020 at 11:42 am | 2 comments | 1976 Views

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Pleasanton Preps: Remembering Mike Rounds, Amador alum behind a Pleasanton phenomenon

Sometimes those memories are jarred with the unexpected death of a friend. Such was the case last week when I learned of...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2020
Last comment by Greg Devine, on Jun 24, 2020 at 9:50 pm | 4 comments | 4129 Views

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Narum confirms she won't run for Pleasanton mayor

Pleasanton Vice Mayor Kathy Narum has decided not to run for the open mayor's seat this November because of COVID-19 impacts...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2020
Last comment by iwastheretoo, on Jun 24, 2020 at 8:40 pm | 7 comments | 2498 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Swalwell introduces federal whistleblower protection law

The "Enhancing Protections for Whistleblower Anonymity Act," a proposed federal bill that would better safeguard the anonymity...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2020
Last comment by DKHSK, on Jun 24, 2020 at 7:08 am | 11 comments | 1397 Views

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Pleasanton Councilman Jerry Pentin running for mayor

Sitting Pleasanton City Councilman Jerry Pentin announced Thursday that he will be seeking elevated office with the city...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2020
Last comment by MsVic, on Jun 23, 2020 at 4:10 pm | 22 comments | 2814 Views

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City Councilwoman Karla Brown running for mayor of Pleasanton

Pleasanton City Councilwoman Karla Brown, who is terming out of her current position this year, announced on Sunday that...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2020
Last comment by Miss Vic, on Jun 23, 2020 at 3:27 pm | 43 comments | 4730 Views
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