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Rally backs Livermore's flavored tobacco ban as referendum petition looms

The city of Livermore has taken aim at teen vaping -- and might well find itself squaring off against the e-cigarette industry...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2019
Last comment by James Michael, on Aug 6, 2019 at 1:22 pm | 11 comments | 3929 Views


LVO: For first time, women will direct both of season's operas

Livermore Valley Opera has announced its 28th season for 2019-20, two fully staged operas directed for the first time by...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2019
Last comment by Bryan Higgins, on Aug 3, 2019 at 12:10 pm | 1 comment | 1009 Views


Key $7 million allocated for new parking garage at Dublin-Pleasanton BART station

The effort to construct a new parking garage at the Dublin-Pleasanton BART station took another step forward as the MTC announced...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2019
Last comment by Map , on Aug 3, 2019 at 10:32 am | 9 comments | 4027 Views


'Nostalgic Niles'

Niles Canyon Railway is joining with the Essanay Silent Film Museum and the Niles Depot Museum next weekend to present "Nostalgic...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2019
Last comment by Anna Brun, on Aug 2, 2019 at 6:44 pm | 2 comments | 216 Views


Pleasanton turning 125

Downtown is set for the party of the century (plus a quarter). Pleasanton's 125th Anniversary Celebration -- in honor of...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2019
Last comment by dave howe, on Aug 2, 2019 at 10:44 am | 2 comments | 6116 Views


School board names Deeringhoff as new Fairlands Elementary principal

Fairlands Elementary School will have a new leader when the school year starts Aug. 12, but it will be one with a familiar...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2019
Last comment by Janeen , on Aug 1, 2019 at 12:14 pm | 4 comments | 2511 Views


Possible temporary home at Patelco fields for Foothill Falcons football players

The Pleasanton school board will consider a contract with the city to give Foothill High's football team temporary use of...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2019
Last comment by Julie, on Aug 1, 2019 at 12:00 pm | 8 comments | 2338 Views


Pleasanton PD welcomes Bradley as newest officer

The Pleasanton PD swore in its newest member, Officer Taft Bradley, during a ceremony at department headquarters last week...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2019
Last comment by nelda jacobs, on Jul 31, 2019 at 1:41 pm | 3 comments | 1640 Views


Tensions high as Livermore council endorses boutique hotel for downtown

A hotly contested plan to build a three-story boutique hotel on the southeast corner of South Livermore and Railroad avenues...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2019
Last comment by RDJR, on Jul 30, 2019 at 7:20 am | 21 comments | 6201 Views


Authorities identify Lodi man killed in Livermore crash

A Lodi man was killed in an early-morning crash on Highway 84 in Livermore last week after his sedan plowed into the back...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2019
Last comment by Jeremy Walsh, editor, on Jul 29, 2019 at 9:48 am | 5 comments | 3545 Views


Former Livermore mayoral candidate charged with threatening judge

A former Livermore mayoral candidate has been jailed after being charged last week with allegedly threatening to burn down...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2019
Last comment by Frankie, on Jul 28, 2019 at 7:21 pm | 4 comments | 3212 Views


Let the meeting begin: Livermore finally getting new council chamber

Hundreds turned out this month to dedicate a $6 million complex that will house a new Livermore City Council chamber, meeting...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2019
Last comment by Barry, on Jul 28, 2019 at 5:41 pm | 5 comments | 1794 Views


Las Positas College winery is selling the fruits of its labor

Tri-Valley residents will soon be able to pop open a bottle of wine from students at Las Positas College, after the school’s...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2019
Last comment by Silverfox, on Jul 26, 2019 at 7:19 pm | 1 comment | 1568 Views


Giving back: Books for Camp Fire survivors

When Pleasanton resident Melissa Gianotti saw her friends in Paradise lose everything in the Camp Fire last November, it...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2019
Last comment by Steve Watty, on Jul 26, 2019 at 2:53 pm | 5 comments | 2133 Views


Pleasanton Preps: Foothill field renovations cutting it close for football season

The Foothill High School football program, which has been fighting an uphill battle with participation numbers in recent...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2019
Last comment by SMH, on Jul 26, 2019 at 10:18 am | 21 comments | 2957 Views


Pleasanton Preps: Ballistic United Soccer Club names McMillin as new president

Taking over as president of a youth sports club as big and as well-known as the Ballistic United Soccer Club is certainly...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2019
Last comment by Life member, on Jul 24, 2019 at 7:55 am | 2 comments | 1941 Views


Livermore: Man killed in collision between car, ACE train

A man died in a crash between a car and an ACE train after he apparently tried to drive across the tracks ahead of the oncoming...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2019
Last comment by Silverfox, on Jul 23, 2019 at 8:09 pm | 5 comments | 5180 Views


Rep. Swalwell ends presidential campaign, vows to seek re-election to Congress

Tri-Valley Congressman Eric Swalwell officially ended his presidential bid on Monday after three months of campaigning, becoming...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2019
Last comment by Dave, on Jul 22, 2019 at 3:50 pm | 63 comments | 3373 Views


Tri-Valley nonprofit produces thought-provoking TV ad on organ donation

Donor Network West’s new commercial, airing on television and streaming services in Northern and Central California, focuses...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2019
Last comment by Dena, on Jul 22, 2019 at 3:44 pm | 2 comments | 1113 Views


Local congressman again pushes bill inspired by Kate Steinle's death

U.S. Rep. Mark DeSaulnier has reintroduced proposed legislation aimed at stopping law enforcement firearms from getting into...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2019
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jul 22, 2019 at 2:58 pm | 29 comments | 2263 Views
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Nominations due by Sept. 16

Pleasanton Weekly and are once again putting out a call for nominations and sponsorships for the annual Tri-Valley Heroes awards - our salute to the community members dedicated to bettering the Tri-Valley and the lives of its residents.

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