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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 | 9553 Views

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Morgan Hill top cop hired as next Pleasanton police chief

Morgan Hill Police Chief David Swing, who has spent his career with the department in southern Santa Clara County, is making...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2020
Last comment by Isabel, on Mar 22, 2020 at 12:53 am | 21 comments | 8859 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Hats off to PUSD

I just want to say that I am very impressed with PUSD. When the school closed I requested a computer for my child. I got...

Original post made by Wendi on Mar. 19, 2020
Last comment by Ptown Mom, on Mar 21, 2020 at 11:31 am | 4 comments | 461 Views

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PHOTOS: Coronavirus response plan ushers in new way of life

As the first week of the Bay Area's shelter-in-place order comes to a close, Pleasanton residents continue to adjust to their...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2020
Last comment by Fedor, on Mar 21, 2020 at 9:30 am | 1 comment | 5522 Views

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The show must go on

Friday the 13th proved to be unlucky for the cast of “All Shook Up”, the Pleasanton high schools' joint spring musical...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2020
Last comment by julee, on Mar 20, 2020 at 10:16 pm | 1 comment | 3837 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 18518 Views

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Shopping hours for over 65 people

I saw an interesting suggestion:How about grocery stores setting aside some time during the day, limiting shopping to those...

Original post made by Irene on Mar. 17, 2020
Last comment by Wombat, on Mar 20, 2020 at 12:36 am | 10 comments | 1426 Views

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Local restaurants shift to take-out model; Visit Tri-Valley lists which are open

Regional tourism group Visit Tri-Valley wants residents to know that local businesses are in need of their support, which...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2020
Last comment by Ornithology, on Mar 19, 2020 at 10:39 pm | 1 comment | 6953 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Valley Views: Encore store dancing into the sunset

Ed and Merry Margolin have mixed emotions about closing their Encore Theatrical Supply Co., Inc. After 68 years in the business,...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2020
Last comment by Cathy Jancoski, on Mar 19, 2020 at 5:15 pm | 1 comment | 3069 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tri-Valley parks and trails remain open during regional shelter-in-place order

Much of the world is shutting down for several weeks due to novel coronavirus but local parks and trails will remain open...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2020
Last comment by MissViv, on Mar 19, 2020 at 9:48 am | 1 comment | 2159 Views

SPORTS

BART calling for emergency funding support amid ridership decline

BART officials have called for emergency local, state and federal funding support as the transit agency hemorrhages money...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2020
Last comment by Jake Waters, on Mar 18, 2020 at 8:40 pm | 3 comments | 1107 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton Unified changes coronavirus plan, cancels classes on Monday too

The Pleasanton Unified School District has opted to now cancel classes on Monday too, Superintendent David Haglund announced...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2020
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Mar 18, 2020 at 12:17 pm | 17 comments | 10805 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton: Deputy injured by man allegedly upset about stock market plunge

A prominent architect who told authorities he was upset about losing money in the stock market plunge has been arrested for...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2020
Last comment by Senor Citizen , on Mar 18, 2020 at 9:03 am | 10 comments | 5871 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bay Area counties ordering shelter-in-place amid coronavirus

Six Bay Area counties will institute a shelter-in-place order Tuesday in an effort to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus,...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2020
Last comment by Becky Dennis, on Mar 17, 2020 at 10:37 am | 16 comments | 7750 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: Vote Yes on Measure M, for students and schools

The $323 million bond measure for PUSD, on the March primary election ballot as local Measure M, is vital for the short-...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2020
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Mar 17, 2020 at 8:51 am | 92 comments | 8835 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bay Area lawmakers support state buying Livermore ranch for $20 million

Bay Area leaders are moving quickly to acquire a large swath of land just south of Livermore that has attracted global interest...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2020
Last comment by AprilVillegas, on Mar 16, 2020 at 6:09 am | 9 comments | 3721 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton Unified closing schools for a month in response to coronavirus

PUSD is closing all 15 school sites starting Tuesday (March 17) until April 13 at the earliest after the Board of Trustees...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2020
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Mar 15, 2020 at 9:49 pm | 30 comments | 14553 Views

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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Suspends Meetings

Gatherings of Church Members Temporarily Suspended Worldwide The First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of...

Original post made by Ken mano on Mar. 15, 2020
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Valley Views: Encore store dancing into the sunset

Ed and Merry Margolin have mixed emotions about closing their Encore Theatrical Supply Co., Inc. After 68 years in the business,...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2020
Last comment by daisydunn, on Mar 14, 2020 at 11:38 am | 1 comment | 575 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Emergency Pleasanton school board meeting at noon to discuss coronavirus response plan

The Pleasanton Unified School District Board of Trustees has scheduled an emergency special meeting for noon Friday (March...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2020
Last comment by Me, on Mar 13, 2020 at 10:16 pm | 26 comments | 6210 Views
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