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SPORTS

Covid-19 Mitigation is Not Vacation

With hospitals and emergency responders running out of masks and other PPE in California and elsewhere, it should come as...

Original post made by Don amador on Mar. 27, 2020
Last comment by DKHSK, on Apr 1, 2020 at 10:54 pm | 38 comments | 1652 Views

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Pleasanton-based company develops new COVID-19 test

Alexandra Valsamakis, the chief medical officer at Roche Molecular Solutions in Pleasanton, is justifiably proud of her team...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2020
Last comment by westside observer, on Apr 1, 2020 at 7:16 pm | 1 comment | 222 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Property taxes still due to county by April 10 -- unless state changes deadline

The deadline to submit property tax payments without penalty remains April 10, a seemingly reluctant County Treasurer-Tax...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2020
Last comment by Prop 13 Rocks, on Apr 1, 2020 at 12:34 pm | 21 comments | 6429 Views

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Pleasanton Weekly earns seven awards in statewide contest

The Pleasanton Weekly took home seven awards among all California weekly newspapers in its circulation category in the California...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2020
Last comment by Deborah, on Apr 1, 2020 at 10:01 am | 1 comment | 1712 Views

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Positive tests confirmed for Open Heart Kitchen volunteer, Castlewood member

Situations of potential exposure to the novel coronavirus in Tri-Valley settings continue to come to light, as a volunteer...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2020
Last comment by Eric, on Apr 1, 2020 at 8:25 am | 3 comments | 2943 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Go Green Initiative switching to online-only paid internships this summer

To provide Pleasanton high school and college students the opportunity to continue building their resumes amid the coronavirus...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2020
Last comment by Jill Buck, on Mar 31, 2020 at 7:51 pm | 1 comment | 1535 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bay Area shelter-in-place order to be extended until at least May 1

Seven jurisdictions in the Bay Area plan to extend the current shelter-in-place order due to the novel coronavirus pandemic...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2020
Last comment by Coming Soon to Alameda County, on Mar 31, 2020 at 5:54 pm | 1 comment | 2190 Views

SPORTS

Pleasanton council sets special meeting on COVID-19 local emergency

The Pleasanton City Council has scheduled a special meeting for Monday afternoon to discuss city operations during the novel...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2020
Last comment by latest news, on Mar 31, 2020 at 12:50 pm | 4 comments | 4810 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton: Quilt of Valor for Bill Danko

William "Bill" Danko Jr. recently received a Quilt of Valor, at the "Beer, Brats & Bingo" fundraiser at the Pleasanton VFW...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2020
Last comment by Sue, on Mar 30, 2020 at 7:30 pm | 1 comment | 2849 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

DA, sheriff ask people to report coronavirus-related scams, price gouging, non-compliance

Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley and county sheriff's officials are asking people to report novel coronavirus-related...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2020
Last comment by Olorin, on Mar 30, 2020 at 7:25 pm | 7 comments | 1983 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

DeSaulnier's sons give update on his health status, thank community for support

Rep. Mark DeSaulnier's sons have released a statement providing a new update on the Tri-Valley congressman's health status...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2020
Last comment by Carol Robinson, on Mar 30, 2020 at 4:21 pm | 5 comments | 4311 Views

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Spreading cheer: Christmas lights back up amid coronavirus

So, McDermott took on another project. She decided to join in a burgeoning effort to boost community morale by putting up...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2020
Last comment by Lisa R, on Mar 30, 2020 at 10:35 am | 1 comment | 3251 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Pleasanton city officials provide coronavirus update in video, newsletter

The city of Pleasanton released a "COVID-19 Update" newsletter via email and social media on Friday, letting the community...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2020
Last comment by Christina, on Mar 30, 2020 at 10:31 am | 3 comments | 5065 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PPIE pivots during coronavirus with Virtual Race 2020

The Pleasanton Partnerships in Education Foundation (PPIE) has canceled its eighth annual Run for Education -- sort of. Look...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2020
Last comment by Wilmer, on Mar 30, 2020 at 5:17 am | 6 comments | 2308 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Sunol school bond Measure O trailing by a single vote

With the election results update Saturday, the margin for the Sunol school bond Measure O remains razor thin. Just one vote,...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2020
Last comment by it's Official - , on Mar 29, 2020 at 3:49 pm | 8 comments | 3062 Views

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State now deems farmers' markets as essential; Pleasanton's remains 'temporarily closed'

The state has since deemed farmers' markets as essential food sources that may remain open. But a number of weekend markets...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2020
Last comment by BobB, on Mar 29, 2020 at 11:47 am | 10 comments | 3611 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville three-peats as safest community in California; Pleasanton ranks 40th

For the third consecutive year, the town of Danville has been recognized for its efforts to cultivate a safe community, earning...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2020
Last comment by Wombat, on Mar 28, 2020 at 9:59 am | 10 comments | 7984 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Message from the publisher

If readers who value journalism don't step up to support their local newspapers and their websites now, many will become...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2020
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Mar 27, 2020 at 9:21 pm | 7 comments | 2117 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Valley Views: Working from home is different now

I have been working from home for six years now, and let me first state the obvious: there are many positives to WFH. But...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2020
Last comment by Heidi, on Mar 27, 2020 at 10:15 am | 1 comment | 3248 Views

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City Council votes to restart East Pleasanton Specific Plan process

The city will soon begin work to draft an East Pleasanton Specific Plan after the City Council approved the project approach...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2020
Last comment by Barry H. , on Mar 25, 2020 at 8:29 pm | 54 comments | 3576 Views
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