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Goodness Village: 'Tiny home' community provides safety, security to unhoused

The new Goodness Village "tiny home" community in Livermore is making strides to mitigate homelessness in the Tri-Valley...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2021
Last comment by Robin , on Sep 3, 2021 at 9:38 am | 1 comment | 6527 Views

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Staring down the housing crunch

Four Tri-Valley cities are among the 27 Bay Area jurisdictions appealing their assignments for the next Regional Housing...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2021
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Aug 29, 2021 at 2:46 pm | 4 comments | 9311 Views

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Leadership Pleasanton at the crossroads

Several Pleasanton City Council members have proposed overhauling the long-running Leadership Pleasanton program and having...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2021
Last comment by John Cooke, on Aug 12, 2021 at 1:19 pm | 8 comments | 6377 Views

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What a Week: Every gallon counts

Public messaging often focuses on 'every drop counts.' I mean, sure. But there's a difference in having a tissue slip out...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2021
Last comment by BobB, on Aug 9, 2021 at 10:02 am | 1 comment | 4632 Views

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Pleasanton: Commission urges 100% active ground-floor uses on Main Street

The Pleasanton Planning Commission recommended changes to the Downtown Specific Plan last week, proposing city policy require...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2021
Last comment by Claudette McDermott, on Aug 9, 2021 at 9:33 am | 5 comments | 5455 Views

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Alameda County doing work on unincorporated Livermore roads

Livermore residents and commuters can expect road closures, detours and other driving impacts at a number of unincorporated...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2021
Last comment by Jo, on Aug 1, 2021 at 4:28 pm | 1 comment | 4406 Views

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The Independent Isn't

From her hilltop mansion, Joan Seppala dictated to her newspaper to portray her as a working-class hero. Or at least on June...

Original post made by Alan Marling on Jul. 30, 2021
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Library's NEW HOURS

Best news in a long time: https://pleasantonlibrary.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/articles/360051267252 "Welcome Back! Pleasanton...

Original post made by Helen on Jul. 28, 2021
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Pleasanton council allows pop-up parklets to remain downtown through December

Pleasanton City Council members voted to extend downtown's outdoor parklet program through the end of the year during its...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2021
Last comment by sunolpartners, on Jul 22, 2021 at 11:04 am | 1 comment | 10062 Views

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Pleasanton council to debate fate of downtown parklet program

After outdoor dining exploded during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Pleasanton City Council is set to consider creating a longer-term...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2021
Last comment by JP, on Jul 20, 2021 at 1:52 pm | 4 comments | 7080 Views

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Continue masking for those that chose to Not get Vaccinated..What?!

What?! After all the fuss about "I have a right not to wear a mask or choice of not to get a vaccine," we are now being...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Jul. 16, 2021
Last comment by Jeremy Walsh, editor, on Jul 19, 2021 at 10:57 am | 25 comments | 1766 Views

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News Digest: Swalwell staffing changes | Musical cabaret coming to LPC | Glazer's Nonprofit of the Year

Several staffing changes are in process this month for Rep. Eric Swalwell's office. Also, Las Positas College theater students...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2021
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jul 16, 2021 at 3:47 pm | 2 comments | 4534 Views

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New Chick-fil-A moves forward in Livermore

City Council gave Chick-Fil-A its final approval Monday to develop a new location on North Livermore Avenue near Interstate...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2021
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jul 16, 2021 at 8:14 am | 4 comments | 10458 Views

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Special Olympics Athletes will miss Greg Clark of the 49ers

Greg Clark, tight end for the SF 49er’s from 1997 to 2002, passed away at age 49, apparently due to CTE symptoms. Greg...

Original post made by Ken mano on Jul. 15, 2021
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Pleasanton: Online fair competitions prove popular

The 2021 Alameda County Fair is being held Oct. 22-31, but its fine arts, gardening and hobby competitions took place online...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2021
Last comment by Claudette McDermott, on Jul 13, 2021 at 10:47 am | 1 comment | 5209 Views

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Horse Racing

How in the world is it OK for horses to be racing when it's 103 outside? It's only my opinion but that is flat out animal...

Original post made by Thomas on Jul. 10, 2021
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Red Cross Blood Drive - Friday, July 16

Red Cross Blood Drive in Pleasanton Friday, July 16, 2021 from 10am to 4pm at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day...

Original post made by Ken mano on Jul. 2, 2021
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Who was Bucky Santos?

Does anyone know who Bucky Santos (1961 ~ 1971) was, and how he died so young? The lake on the Thermo Fischer Scientific...

Original post made by Bryant Annenberg on Jul. 2, 2021
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Livermore: Community group sues city for approving affordable housing development downtown

Community group Save Livermore Downtown has filed a lawsuit against the city of Livermore, challenging the City Council's...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2021
Last comment by Rich Buckley, on Jul 2, 2021 at 10:17 am | 11 comments | 8349 Views

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Pleasanton Preps: Basking in return of local horse racing, my thoughts are also with another Amador buddy now gone

Last weekend brought live horse racing back to the Alameda County Fairgrounds, and it brought back live racing fans as well....

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2021
Last comment by Kindness to animals, on Jun 24, 2021 at 6:08 am | 1 comment | 5405 Views
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