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KaiserAir to take next steps toward seeking move to Livermore Airport

The Livermore Airport Commission heard a verbal update from staff and displeasure from some resident speakers Monday about...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2021
Last comment by David Fettig, on Apr 30, 2021 at 10:47 pm | 1 comment | 2969 Views

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Police: Pleasanton man arrested after shooting 100 bullets in his house; some hit neighbor homes

A Pleasanton man was taken into custody on Friday night after police allege he fired around 100 rifle rounds inside his house,...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2021
Last comment by Jen, on Apr 30, 2021 at 2:28 pm | 12 comments | 9266 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Spring Real Estate: Eager homebuyers heat up Pleasanton market

Homes in Pleasanton are selling for significantly more than their list price and in record time. Is this sustainable? One...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2021
There are no comments yet. 4420 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton Weekly selected to participate in national journalism project

Like news organizations across the U.S., Embarcadero Media (publisher of the Pleasanton Weekly and DanvilleSanRamon.com)...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2021
Last comment by Michael Austin , on Apr 29, 2021 at 6:29 pm | 1 comment | 3535 Views

AROUND TOWN

Proposed Niles Canyon Trail would link Sunol and Fremont

Tri-Valley residents may one day be able to travel on foot or bike through Niles Canyon on a nearly six-mile proposed trail...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2021
Last comment by Jo, on Apr 29, 2021 at 3:43 pm | 9 comments | 12246 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton council ready for priority-setting workshop

The Pleasanton City Council is set to review the city's draft work plan for the coming years during a special meeting and...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2021
Last comment by Fifty Years Here, on Apr 29, 2021 at 9:55 am | 1 comment | 3400 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Enrollment boundary changes contemplated for Pleasanton Unified School District

Looking toward a future with lower projected growth than originally predicted, the Pleasanton Unified School District Board...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2021
Last comment by Fifty Years Here, on Apr 29, 2021 at 9:11 am | 4 comments | 4702 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Glazer to host town hall on coronavirus pandemic's mental health impacts

State Sen. Steve Glazer (D-Orinda) on Thursday will be hosting a town hall meeting on Zoom to discuss mental health impacts...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2021
Last comment by MichaelB, on Apr 29, 2021 at 8:50 am | 3 comments | 3553 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Gasoline Pricing

There are rumors that there will be a gas shortage this summer. In the upper mid west (Dakotas) the price of gasoline...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Apr. 28, 2021
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Apr 29, 2021 at 8:36 am | 3 comments | 103 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Stanford to absorb ValleyCare Charitable Foundation

The ValleyCare Charitable Foundation Board of Trustees has announced that the nonprofit fundraising arm of the Tri-Valley...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2021
Last comment by Grumpy, on Apr 28, 2021 at 7:00 pm | 1 comment | 3948 Views

AROUND TOWN

Livermore: County supervisors continue Sunwalker solar project debate to June

After starting the appeal hearing Thursday, the county supervisors voted to pause their discussion on the Sunwalker Energy...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2021
Last comment by Kerrie Chabot, on Apr 27, 2021 at 7:35 pm | 1 comment | 3099 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton woman accused of charging up credit cards stolen from older residents

A Pleasanton woman was arrested earlier this month after police allege she illegally charged purchases to credit cards stolen...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2021
Last comment by Local Citizen, on Apr 27, 2021 at 4:52 pm | 1 comment | 4923 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Guest Opinion: Understanding the Tri-Valley's water supply

As we face a significant spring drought, I want to share key information about the state of water in the Tri-Valley and how...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2021
Last comment by Jo, on Apr 27, 2021 at 3:15 pm | 2 comments | 4619 Views

AROUND TOWN

Visit Tri-Valley prepares to launch 'Promise Pass' program

To help promote regional businesses and encourage residents to shop local, tourism advocacy group Visit Tri-Valley is getting...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2021
There are no comments yet. 2720 Views

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Danville: Sheriff's office releases videos showing fatal police shooting of Tyrell Wilson

The Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office released video footage on Wednesday depicting the scene when Deputy Andrew Hall...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2021
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Apr 25, 2021 at 8:56 pm | 2 comments | 4477 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon: Resident group sues city over Costco gas station approval

A collection of residents have filed a lawsuit against the city of San Ramon over its approval of a 32-pump Costco gas station...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2021
Last comment by j0hnwi11iams, on Apr 25, 2021 at 10:46 am | 21 comments | 7828 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Sheriff's deputy charged with manslaughter, gun assault for 2018 fatal police shooting in Danville

Contra Costa DA has charged county sheriff's deputy Andrew Hall with felony counts of voluntary manslaughter and assault...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2021
Last comment by Kevin, on Apr 24, 2021 at 6:52 pm | 18 comments | 4706 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Livermore teacher's 'Willow' has lessons for Earth Day and every day

'Once there was a tree named Willow that had a lot of branches and leaves.' So begin the adventures of Willow the weeping...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2021
Last comment by downtownmama, on Apr 23, 2021 at 12:44 pm | 1 comment | 3521 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Artistic endeavor

Painters. Sculptors. Photographers. Musicians, dancers and actors. Dublin, a city of 61,000, has more than its share of creative...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2021
Last comment by Claudette McDermott, on Apr 23, 2021 at 10:12 am | 1 comment | 4314 Views

AROUND TOWN

Opinion | Nate Miley: Getting vaccinated is a community responsibility

As supervisor of a district heavily impacted by COVID, I am deeply concerned that despite overwhelming evidence of vaccine...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2021
Last comment by BobB, on Apr 22, 2021 at 6:50 pm | 24 comments | 3157 Views
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