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What a Week: Crowded consent calendar

Drought. COVID-19. Homelessness. Downtown parklets. Contractor fees. Those are just a few of the weighty topics that passed...

Original post made on May. 1, 2022
Last comment by Wade Liggett, on May 1, 2022 at 10:33 pm | 2 comments | 3581 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Organic? ...Nonsense!

Many foods we consume are genetically engineered and or have genetically modified organism, 40% to 75% of the food in a typical...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Apr. 29, 2022
There are no comments yet. 465 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Right person for this job.' Marysheva hired as next Livermore city manager

Livermore will have a new city manager later this spring, with the City Council on Monday formally approving the contract...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2022
Last comment by Just Another Resident, on Apr 29, 2022 at 4:08 pm | 2 comments | 2959 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teachers union rallies at Dublin High, district HQ in midst of negotiations

Dublin educators and community members rallied at district headquarters and Dublin High School this week, with the goal of...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2022
Last comment by Pton Resident, on Apr 29, 2022 at 10:37 am | 1 comment | 2584 Views

SPORTS

Sports corrupted by coddled, selfish athletes and their enablers

SF 49ers player Deebo Samuel, who is demanding to be traded because he isn't getting what he wants, is a product of how athletes...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2022
Last comment by Get the Facts, on Apr 28, 2022 at 5:30 pm | 3 comments | 1485 Views

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Livermore teen arrested on suspicion of murder for April 15 shooting death of Richmond girl

A 17-year-old boy from Livermore was arrested in Hayward this week on suspicion of murder in connection with the shooting...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2022
Last comment by Swagu, on Apr 28, 2022 at 1:02 pm | 1 comment | 5093 Views

AROUND TOWN

Nurses at Stanford, Packard hospitals go on strike for first time in 2 decades

Thousands of nurses from Stanford and Lucile Packard Children's hospitals staged a raucous protest on the hospital campus...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2022
Last comment by 125, on Apr 26, 2022 at 9:26 am | 1 comment | 2281 Views

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'Turbocharging' our worst impulses: Obama speaks at Stanford about dangers the internet poses to democracy

The former president urged tech leaders to use Silicon Valley's spirit of innovation to tackle the serious threats facing...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2022
Last comment by KathleenRuegsegger, on Apr 26, 2022 at 9:18 am | 7 comments | 3488 Views

AROUND TOWN

Community of Character Announces Annual Award Recipients

This year’s Juanita Haugen Awards recipients exhibit the values of the Community of Character through their great examples...

Original post made by Ken mano on Apr. 22, 2022
There are no comments yet. 1180 Views

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Prioritizing park projects in Pleasanton

The Pleasanton City Council discussed plans for many public amenity projects at a special meeting last week, approving budget...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2022
Last comment by Jo, on Apr 22, 2022 at 9:48 am | 4 comments | 2925 Views

AROUND TOWN

Livermore to get Tri-Valley’s first life sciences and deep tech incubator

Life science and deep tech startups will soon have access to low-cost lab and office space, as Livermore has partnered with...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2022
Last comment by Mflana, on Apr 22, 2022 at 9:23 am | 1 comment | 2440 Views

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Pleasanton celebrating Earth Day all through April

In honor of Earth Day, the city of Pleasanton is hosting celebrations each Saturday throughout the month of April. In lieu...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2022
Last comment by JJ, on Apr 22, 2022 at 8:35 am | 1 comment | 3470 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

'Sobering': More than 800 homeless people dead over three-year period in Alameda County

More than 800 people died while homeless in Alameda County over a three-year period spanning 2018 to 2020, county officials...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2022
Last comment by Bill Brasky, on Apr 21, 2022 at 8:58 am | 7 comments | 2799 Views

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Candidate lists confirmed for many races on primary election ballot in Tri-Valley

Primary election ballots are coming into clearer view for Tri-Valley voters, as the main candidacy deadline passed on Friday...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2022
Last comment by Joe Reed, on Apr 21, 2022 at 7:37 am | 2 comments | 4945 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton council taps ex-director Beaudin as next city manager

The Pleasanton City Council has picked a familiar face to be the next city manager -- former community development director...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2022
Last comment by keeknlinda, on Apr 20, 2022 at 12:51 pm | 5 comments | 4630 Views

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Stanford to cut striking nurses' pay, health care benefits

Stanford Health Care and Lucile Packard Children's Hospital administrators have announced they will cut off health insurance...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2022
Last comment by Bob Britton, on Apr 19, 2022 at 9:37 am | 1 comment | 3127 Views

AROUND TOWN

Julie Testa Endorses Pamela Price for DA

Pleasanton City Councilmember JULIE TESTA announced on February 14th her endorsement of PAMELA PRICE for Alameda County DA....

Original post made by Sarah White on Feb. 14, 2022
Last comment by Christine , on Apr 18, 2022 at 5:42 pm | 12 comments | 1556 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Police: Man found with serious stab wound after reports of gunfire near downtown Pleasanton

Pleasanton police are investigating the circumstances of a man being found with a stab wound to the neck soon after reports...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2022
Last comment by buklau, on Apr 17, 2022 at 10:42 am | 1 comment | 5053 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

What a Week: What is one downtown parking spot worth?

The Pleasanton council faced another interesting case study down the road of balancing conflicting priorities last month,...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2022
Last comment by My opinion, on Apr 17, 2022 at 9:02 am | 1 comment | 2652 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton's State of the City

Pleasanton Mayor Karla Brown commended the communal bonding and resilience of the residents of Pleasanton in the pandemic...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2022
Last comment by Joe Public, on Apr 15, 2022 at 1:24 pm | 1 comment | 2697 Views
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