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Tri-Valley music educators take private lessons to the internet

Online music lessons are better than none, say teachers, and right now we all need the healing joy that music brings to the...

Original post made on May. 15, 2020
Last comment by Miguel, on May 19, 2020 at 7:36 pm | 5 comments | 1750 Views

AROUND TOWN

PUSD Trustee Valerie Arkin running for Pleasanton City Council this fall

Pleasanton Unified School District Trustee Valerie Arkin announced Monday that she will seek election to the Pleasanton City...

Original post made on May. 18, 2020
Last comment by Pleasantonmom, on May 19, 2020 at 5:21 pm | 13 comments | 2208 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lawsuit threat looms as Pleasanton council prepares to approve anti-vaping ordinance

Pleasanton City Council members are set to consider final adoption of a sweeping ordinance that includes banning the sales...

Original post made on May. 19, 2020
Last comment by seenalot, on May 19, 2020 at 4:06 pm | 5 comments | 2063 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Rare inflammatory disease, possibly tied to COVID-19, emerges in children

In what is now thought to be the first reported case of its kind, an infant with Kawasaki disease also tested positive in...

Original post made on May. 15, 2020
Last comment by Michael Austin, on May 17, 2020 at 5:22 pm | 8 comments | 1992 Views

RESTAURANTS

Sweet Tomatoes permanently closing all restaurants, including Hopyard location

The Sweet Tomatoes restaurant on Hopyard Road in Pleasanton has shuttered for good after corporate officials announced last...

Original post made on May. 14, 2020
Last comment by Get past the denial stage, on May 17, 2020 at 11:39 am | 35 comments | 8626 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

One month later: Investigation continues into killing of Pleasanton teen Jackson Butler

Friday marks one month since 19-year-old Jackson Butler was stabbed to death during an altercation in a Pleasanton hotel...

Original post made on May. 15, 2020
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on May 17, 2020 at 9:13 am | 29 comments | 15219 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Driver seriously injured in fiery, head-on crash on Highway 84 in Sunol

A man sustained major injuries after his car slammed head on into a big-rig on Highway 84 in Sunol on Wednesday morning,...

Original post made on May. 16, 2020
There are no comments yet. 3797 Views

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Planning Commissioner Nancy Allen launches campaign for Pleasanton City Council

Second-term Pleasanton Planning Commissioner Nancy Allen announced on Monday that she will be running for City Council in...

Original post made on May. 11, 2020
Last comment by Nancy Allen, on May 16, 2020 at 8:10 pm | 28 comments | 2968 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Planning Commissioner Jack Balch running for Pleasanton City Council

Pleasanton Planning Commissioner Jack Balch on Tuesday launched his campaign for one of the two seats coming open on the...

Original post made on May. 12, 2020
Last comment by Michael Austin, on May 16, 2020 at 7:41 pm | 16 comments | 2741 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Dublin seventh-grader wins county spelling bee, qualifies for state championship

As one might expect from a spelling bee champion, Wells Middle School student Aanya Joshi is not short for words when it...

Original post made on May. 16, 2020
Last comment by Ronnie, on May 16, 2020 at 4:59 pm | 2 comments | 2570 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Big plans to expand preschool in California put on hold due to coronavirus

Gov. Gavin Newsom's big plans for expanding child care and preschool have hit a big roadblock -- the coronavirus. Read...

Original post made on May. 14, 2020
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on May 15, 2020 at 9:13 pm | 1 comment | 916 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Livermore Councilman Carling recovering after being hit by car while cycling downtown

Livermore City Councilman Bob Carling said he hurt his hip, but was OK otherwise, after being knocked off his bicycle by...

Original post made on May. 13, 2020
Last comment by Dennis Salisbury, on May 15, 2020 at 6:57 am | 3 comments | 3866 Views

AROUND TOWN

City launching loans through new $3M Pleasanton Business Assistance Program

The city's new Pleasanton Business Assistance Program began accepting applications on Friday for loans designed to provide...

Original post made on May. 13, 2020
Last comment by urmomz, on May 14, 2020 at 7:38 pm | 5 comments | 2068 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton school board takes a closer look at E-10 school plans

The Pleasanton school board took a closer look at the planned E-10 school site, approved $831,000 for new student devices...

Original post made on May. 13, 2020
Last comment by Karl Aitken , on May 14, 2020 at 2:20 pm | 9 comments | 3478 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tesla CEO Musk threatens to move plant out of Fremont, sue Alameda County

Tesla CEO Elon Musk vented on social media Saturday about Alameda County public health orders preventing Fremont's Tesla...

Original post made on May. 10, 2020
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 13, 2020 at 8:47 pm | 104 comments | 4368 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Newsom now projects $18B shortfall in revenue for K-12 schools, community colleges

Instead of $3 billion more in funding next year, officials from Gov. Gavin Newsom's administration are now projecting possibly...

Original post made on May. 8, 2020
Last comment by DKHSK, on May 13, 2020 at 4:21 pm | 12 comments | 1995 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tesla CEO Elon Musk reopens plant in Fremont against county orders

Tesla CEO Elon Musk said Monday that he is reopening the carmaker's facility in Fremont on Monday against Alameda County...

Original post made on May. 11, 2020
Last comment by Gina Channell, Publisher, on May 13, 2020 at 12:24 pm | 48 comments | 2168 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

City reviewing Las Positas College plan to move training center to Pleasanton

The Pleasanton Planning Commission is set to consider a request from Las Positas College to relocate its Economic Development...

Original post made on May. 13, 2020
Last comment by Grumpy, on May 13, 2020 at 7:07 am | 1 comment | 3598 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton: Nordstrom store in Stoneridge Shopping Center permanently closing

Nordstrom is closing its department store in Pleasanton's Stoneridge Shopping Center, corporate officials confirmed to the...

Original post made on May. 7, 2020
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on May 13, 2020 at 6:17 am | 42 comments | 47363 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dublin leaders approve emergency microloans for small businesses

A new emergency microloan program to support small businesses struggling during the coronavirus pandemic was passed by the...

Original post made on May. 12, 2020
Last comment by Pro-Law, on May 12, 2020 at 11:31 pm | 1 comment | 1571 Views
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