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Guest Opinion: We must act now to avoid an eviction crisis

Now we must act to avoid a wave of evictions of low-income tenants when the moratorium comes to an end. I call on my fellow...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2022
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Apr 8, 2022 at 8:30 pm | 2 comments | 2520 Views

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Firehouse hosts Holocaust memorial exhibit

For the first time in two years and in honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day (Yom HaShoah), a multimedia exhibit of gritty imagery...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2022
There are no comments yet. 605 Views

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Firehouse hosts Holocaust memorial exhibit

For the first time in two years and in honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day (Yom HaShoah), a multimedia exhibit of gritty imagery...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2022
Last comment by ddclausen, on Apr 8, 2022 at 9:59 am | 1 comment | 4123 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton: Court rejects citizen group's appeal in lawsuit over proposed Costco store

A state appellate court panel has denied a citizen group's challenge of the public approval process for the proposed Costco...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2022
Last comment by Michael Austin , on Apr 5, 2022 at 8:53 am | 24 comments | 38216 Views

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LPFD names Joe Testa as new fire chief

Longtime deputy fire chief Joe Testa will take on the role of fire chief for the Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Department effective...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2022
Last comment by Nancy, on Apr 4, 2022 at 7:55 pm | 1 comment | 4533 Views

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JUANITA HAUGEN AWARDS NOMINATIONS – APRIL 11, 2022 DEADLINE

The Community of Character Collaborative is seeking nominations for the 2022 13th Annual Juanita Haugen Community of Character...

Original post made by Ken mano on Apr. 4, 2022
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Appeals court reverses Livermore council's approval of Garaventa Hills project

A new decision from the state Court of Appeals for the First Appellate District suggests that Garaventa Hills won't be 'Coming...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2022
Last comment by Rich Buckley, on Apr 3, 2022 at 6:24 am | 1 comment | 4923 Views

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Tri-Valley middle-schooler competes on 'MasterChef Junior'

Now, as a contestant on the current season of Fox's 'MasterChef Junior,' Bhatia's attraction to vibrant, fresh foods has...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2022
Last comment by Rob, on Apr 1, 2022 at 1:27 pm | 1 comment | 2909 Views

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Around the Valley: A privilege to know him

Jerry Thorne lived most of his life in Northern California but he never lost the folksy, gentlemanly ways of the South where...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2022
Last comment by David Nagler, on Apr 1, 2022 at 8:47 am | 1 comment | 1297 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Oscars Slap

What is all the hype? It is in the television news, it is over the internet, it is on the radio. It is like COVID -...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Mar. 30, 2022
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Former Pleasanton mayor Jerry Thorne dies

Jerry Thorne, the former councilman and four-term mayor who served as a leading voice for the city government amid Pleasanton's...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2022
Last comment by Mica, on Mar 29, 2022 at 5:28 pm | 5 comments | 13706 Views

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After more than 40 years, state's tax credit for renters may increase

California's tax credit for renters may increase to account for inflation after more than 40 years, according to state Sen....

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2022
Last comment by Michael Austin , on Mar 29, 2022 at 4:39 pm | 1 comment | 2631 Views

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CSU drops use of SAT, ACT tests for undergraduate admissions

California State University will no longer use the SAT or ACT tests to help determine who gets admitted as an undergraduate,...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2022
Last comment by Jo, on Mar 29, 2022 at 2:05 pm | 1 comment | 2222 Views

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Incredible Edible Plant Sale in Pleasanton

The UC Master Gardener Program of Alameda County is hosting its Incredible Edible Plant Sale at the Pleasanton Senior Center's...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2022
Last comment by gretchen zaballos, on Mar 29, 2022 at 10:09 am | 2 comments | 6662 Views

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Harbourne triplets are great athletes, regardless of the sport

Emma, Ben and Adam Harbourne, triplets at Foothill, have enjoyed the best of times while growing up, with playing sports...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2022
Last comment by Allison Sotelo, on Mar 29, 2022 at 5:49 am | 1 comment | 4485 Views

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Three out of 5 survey respondents continue to mask up in public settings

To examine how COVID-19 has upended our everyday routines over the past two years, we conducted a local poll that showed...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2022
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Mar 27, 2022 at 10:55 pm | 9 comments | 3028 Views

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Gov. Newsom makes his offer on gas tax rebate

Gov. Gavin Newsom has proposed $11 billion in a California tax rebate to offset high gas prices, including $400 debit cards...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2022
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Mar 25, 2022 at 4:37 pm | 3 comments | 1962 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police arrest burglary suspects after neighborhood search in Pleasanton

Suspects in a Danville home burglary were apprehended in Pleasanton after crashing their car and hiding out briefly in a...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2022
Last comment by Jo, on Mar 25, 2022 at 10:40 am | 2 comments | 5982 Views

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County supervisors give $75K to help plan public bank for East Bay

A vision for a public bank in the East Bay -- and possibly only the second one in the country -- got a boost last week when...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2022
Last comment by judge, on Mar 23, 2022 at 9:32 pm | 2 comments | 3212 Views

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KaiserAir's proposed move to Livermore Airport unlikely to go forward

At least one of the ongoing debates surrounding the Livermore Municipal Airport may be put to rest as officials announced...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2022
Last comment by Joe V, on Mar 23, 2022 at 11:45 am | 2 comments | 5448 Views
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