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CHP says open freeways aren't a license to speed

The COVID-19 coronavirus public health emergency may be keeping most motorists off the Bay Area freeways, but the California...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2020
Last comment by Change, 28 minutes ago | 2 comments | 2250 Views

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Mother Daughter Look Alike Contest

Every April for the past few years I have seen the mother/daughter look alike contest posted in the PW. Given this age of...

Original post made by Winkydink on Apr. 2, 2020
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, 20 hours ago | 6 comments | 266 Views

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Coronavirus pandemic brings about changes for Dublin farmers' market

The Dublin farmers' market opened for another season this week but it "will look and feel a lot different" than previous...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2020
Last comment by Karl Aitken, 21 hours ago | 4 comments | 4360 Views

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FEMA approves state's homeless housing initiative

California has received federal approval for an initiative to procure hotel and motel rooms to homeless residents during...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2020
Last comment by Pete, on Apr 6, 2020 at 9:26 am | 2 comments | 855 Views

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Livermore police officer tests positive for coronavirus

A police officer with the Livermore Police Department has tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), the department...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2020
Last comment by Ravi, on Apr 6, 2020 at 7:22 am | 1 comment | 9636 Views

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Nonprofit advises: Dogs and cats are not carriers of COVID-19

Valley Humane Society wants the public to be aware that, according to the American Veterinary Medical Association and the...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2020
Last comment by pope john, on Apr 5, 2020 at 7:06 pm | 4 comments | 8559 Views

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Bay Area shelter order extended through May 3 with new restrictions, clarifications

Health officers in several Bay Area counties and cities on Tuesday extended a shelter-in-place order through May 3 to try...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2020
Last comment by Wombat, on Apr 4, 2020 at 10:46 am | 67 comments | 6080 Views

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Local high-risk residents hunker down during shelter-in-place order

While many residents feel increased stress and anxiety associated with COVID-19, those feelings have been heightened for...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2020
Last comment by Neighbor 1, on Apr 3, 2020 at 12:21 pm | 1 comment | 1199 Views

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Coyote bites 5-year-old girl in Dublin Hills Regional Park

A coyote bit a 5-year-old girl in Dublin Hills Regional Park on Wednesday, according to East Bay Regional Park District...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2020
Last comment by Ashley, on Apr 2, 2020 at 11:56 am | 2 comments | 2082 Views

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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 | 6459 Views

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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 | 2193 Views

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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 | 2852 Views

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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 | 7985 Views

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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 | 2118 Views

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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 | 3249 Views

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Lawsuit filed to stop, review Livermore Wine Country Inn project

A lawsuit has been filed by Friends of South Livermore seeking to overturn the Livermore City Council’s Jan. 13 approval...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2020
Last comment by Local resident, on Mar 25, 2020 at 8:12 am | 11 comments | 6564 Views

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Remote learning for Pleasanton Unified launches this week

In the midst of the novel coronavirus outbreak, Pleasanton Unified School District has turned to remote learning to keep...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2020
Last comment by Ken mano, on Mar 24, 2020 at 10:16 am | 1 comment | 2680 Views

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Citizen group files another lawsuit to prevent Pleasanton Costco

The effort to bring a Costco Wholesale store to Pleasanton hit a familiar roadblock last week when Pleasanton Citizens for...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2020
Last comment by Been there done that, on Mar 24, 2020 at 9:57 am | 112 comments | 14565 Views

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Tri-Valley governments issue emergency proclamations as coronavirus cases continue to rise

Continuing to follow the lead set by state health officials, all five Tri-Valley communities have issued emergency proclamations...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2020
Last comment by Transparency needed, on Mar 22, 2020 at 10:23 am | 8 comments | 8696 Views

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Jury convicts Pleasanton woman of murder for fatal DUI on Highway 84

A Pleasanton woman with a history of drunk driving was found guilty of second-degree murder last week at the end of a jury...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2020
Last comment by urmomz, on Mar 20, 2020 at 10:09 pm | 19 comments | 16985 Views
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