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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 | 3011 Views

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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 | 2116 Views

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Governor says hair salons can reopen in 47 counties; Alameda not on list

Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Tuesday that 47 counties across the state, including Solano and Napa counties, can reopen hair...

Original post made on May. 27, 2020
Last comment by kevin, on Jun 22, 2020 at 9:46 pm | 18 comments | 15282 Views

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Guest Opinion - Dear Big Tech: The time to act locally is now

As a full-service wealth management firm specializing in public and venture-backed startups in the Tri-Valley, we're frequently...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2020
Last comment by BobB, on Jun 22, 2020 at 3:40 pm | 4 comments | 2470 Views

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Livermore Farmers' Market manager resigns amid LGBTQ+ Pride Flag controversy

CFMA has stepped down as manager of the Livermore Farmers' Market after an argument between its representative and members...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2020
Last comment by AnonJudge, on Jun 22, 2020 at 11:51 am | 42 comments | 10187 Views

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COVID-19 testing site at Pleasanton fairgrounds winding down this week

Pleasanton, Dublin and Livermore residents have two more days to access the COVID-19 regional testing site at the Alameda...

Original post made on May. 28, 2020
Last comment by Patriot , on Jun 22, 2020 at 11:07 am | 19 comments | 10836 Views

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Guest Opinion: Finding the friend for you

There are many benefits to bringing a furry friend into your home. Learning about shared responsibility, increasing your...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2020
Last comment by Joe, on Jun 20, 2020 at 1:37 pm | 2 comments | 2106 Views

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Pleasanton graduates demand a 'race conscious' education

As large demonstrations continue weeks after the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Pleasanton students are calling...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2020
Last comment by Mr. Julius, on Jun 18, 2020 at 11:16 am | 30 comments | 6107 Views

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New details emerge about Pleasanton man's death near Mount Hamilton

Authorities are continuing to investigate the circumstances of how a Pleasanton man died outside of his car after it crashed...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2020
Last comment by Grace L., on Jun 18, 2020 at 10:22 am | 2 comments | 3517 Views

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Tri-Valley animal foster families step up during pandemic

As COVID-19 keeps most residents sheltering in place, staff and volunteers at Valley Humane Society are doubling their efforts...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2020
Last comment by Deborah, on Jun 16, 2020 at 10:26 am | 1 comment | 2250 Views

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Livermore skilled nursing facility closing at end of month

Stanford-ValleyCare plans to close its skilled nursing facility in Livermore at the end of June, but a number of other medical...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2020
Last comment by Member, on Jun 14, 2020 at 12:29 am | 1 comment | 3409 Views

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Former DSRSD director Pat Howard appointed to finish Misheloff's term

Former Dublin San Ramon Services District Director Dwight "Pat" Howard has come out of retirement to fill the vacant board...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2020
Last comment by Aging Male, on Jun 13, 2020 at 7:48 pm | 4 comments | 2001 Views

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Bay Area leaders take aim at policing reform

In the wake of George Floyd's death two weeks ago, many of the nation's leaders, including those in the Bay Area, are calling...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2020
Last comment by BobB, on Jun 13, 2020 at 11:12 am | 50 comments | 3964 Views

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Students should expect masks, temperature checks under California guidance

California schools will look different when they reopen next year, according to new statewide guidance. Students should expect...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2020
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent , on Jun 13, 2020 at 6:31 am | 2 comments | 2144 Views

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Tense words as BART board declines to reduce funding for agency's police department

The BART Board of Directors on Thursday acknowledged the value in reforming its law enforcement agency but declined to reduce...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2020
Last comment by Doug Miller, on Jun 12, 2020 at 3:17 pm | 8 comments | 2345 Views

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Pleasanton: 'The Ballad of Don Lewis' -- pulling out all the stops

After more than a decade of filming, friendship and hard work, "The Ballad of Don Lewis: The Untold Story of a Synthesizer...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2020
Last comment by Doug Miller, on Jun 12, 2020 at 3:02 pm | 3 comments | 3669 Views

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Pleasanton: Announcing the 2020 Ed Kinney Community Patriots

Chris Miller and Joyce and Bob Shapiro have been named the 2020 Ed Kinney Community Patriots for their dedication to making...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2020
Last comment by Wendy, on Jun 9, 2020 at 11:08 am | 4 comments | 3372 Views

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LPFD: Family on the move loses RV in fire in Taco Bell parking lot

An RV sustained serious damage and was considered a total loss after catching fire in a Pleasanton parking lot on Saturday...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2020
Last comment by Rob, on Jun 9, 2020 at 10:04 am | 1 comment | 3298 Views

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Tri-Valley car protest for racial justice scheduled for Sunday in Pleasanton

Students and families from throughout the Tri-Valley are set to take part in a caravan protest through central Pleasanton...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2020
Last comment by Olorin, on Jun 7, 2020 at 12:44 pm | 7 comments | 4399 Views

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Alameda County lifts curfew; peaceful protest planned in Pleasanton

The Alameda County Sheriff's Office announced on Thursday that the countywide temporary emergency curfew has been rescinded...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2020
Last comment by Diskman, on Jun 5, 2020 at 3:49 pm | 18 comments | 13108 Views
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