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RE: Derek Chauvin verdict

Accountability. We can't bring back George Floyd, but today we got accountability for his murder and accountability is the...

Original post made by Isaiah Campbell, Tri-Valley for Black Lives on Apr. 20, 2021
Last comment by Gina Channell, Pleasanton Weekly Publisher, on Apr 22, 2021 at 9:39 am | 21 comments | 1695 Views

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Letters

Read the full story here https://www.pleasantonweekly.com/print/story/2021/03/12/letters posted Friday, March 12, 2021,...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2021
Last comment by Rich, on Mar 19, 2021 at 9:10 pm | 6 comments | 1954 Views

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Pleasanton Preps: Remembering my friend, Scott Kinney

This is one of those things that sets the Kinney family apart. They decided not to hide from the moment. They wanted the...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2021
Last comment by Robert, on Mar 2, 2021 at 7:59 pm | 5 comments | 20052 Views

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Funding for Alzheimer's

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the miraculous power of prioritizing the funding of medical research. Without such...

Original post made by Nick W on Mar. 1, 2021
There are no comments yet. 781 Views

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Black History Month in 2021

Even with pandemic restrictions, Black History Month celebrations carry on here, taking shape virtually through webinars...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2021
Last comment by Margaret , on Feb 19, 2021 at 6:23 am | 1 comment | 3668 Views

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Pleasanton school board to revisit reopening elementary sites

The Pleasanton school board will hear a report on reopening Pleasanton Unified School District elementary sites, as well...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2021
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jan 4, 2021 at 8:36 pm | 1 comment | 6435 Views

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An Ignored Minority’s Reflection in 2020

155 years ago, around 15,000 Chinese workers were recruited to ease the labor shortage in the greatest engineering project...

Original post made by Grace Li on Dec. 27, 2020
Last comment by Mica, on Jan 2, 2021 at 11:05 pm | 1 comment | 1058 Views

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Alameda, Contra Costa among counties moved to purple tier as governor pulls 'emergency brake' on reopening plans

Most of the Bay Area's counties will move into more-restrictive reopening tiers this week as the state attempts to extinguish...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2020
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Nov 21, 2020 at 6:45 pm | 21 comments | 18405 Views

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Tim Talk: Hopyard Road startup announces potentially unlimited clean energy

Pleasanton-based NDB, Inc. last week announced what could be a game-changing advance in battery technology -- a battery powered...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2020
There are no comments yet. 1620 Views

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Swalwell co-chairs inaugural meeting of Critical Materials Caucus

Tri-Valley Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Livermore) co-chaired the inaugural gathering of the new Critical Materials Caucus...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2020
Last comment by Rich Buckley, on Oct 7, 2020 at 10:10 am | 1 comment | 3982 Views

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Tri-Valley community bands together for family of eight

The Etimad family has been through much since losing their patriarch in a car crash a year and a half ago but things are...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2020
Last comment by Barbara Hill, on Oct 7, 2020 at 9:12 am | 1 comment | 6370 Views

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Trump Won

The question regarding Law and Order: Trump won! Biden was a no show on the question regarding Law and Order....

Original post made by Michael on Sep. 29, 2020
Last comment by DKHSK, on Oct 5, 2020 at 9:17 pm | 10 comments | 1235 Views

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Sri Muppidi is 'keen on bringing new ideas' to Dublin City Council

Longtime local Sri Muppidi said she is "keen on bringing new ideas and a unique perspective" -- including a multi-faceted...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2020
Last comment by Rich Buckley, on Aug 31, 2020 at 5:33 am | 1 comment | 6839 Views

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Evacuation warning issued for unincorporated south/east Tri-Valley

Cal Fire has issued an evacuation warning for rural unincorporated Tri-Valley generally south of I-580 and east of Highway...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2020
Last comment by Evac Zone enlarged Sunday morning, on Aug 23, 2020 at 11:17 am | 6 comments | 84907 Views

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Pleasanton council to mull positions on state legislation

Following recent delay, the Pleasanton City Council is expected to review and consider the city's legislative framework with...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2020
Last comment by RonnieF, on Aug 19, 2020 at 11:33 pm | 2 comments | 3215 Views

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Seniors Series: 101 years old and 'No Regrets'

Two members of the local DAR Jose Maria Amador Chapter from Pleasanton took part in the No Regrets Tour when it came through...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2020
Last comment by , on Aug 11, 2020 at 4:53 am | 1 comment | 3086 Views

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Faced with dying Californians and withering businesses, Gov. Newsom steers a middle path. Can it last?

As coronavirus infections and deaths rise dramatically, the Democratic governor navigates pressure to both tighten restrictions...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2020
Last comment by , on Aug 11, 2020 at 4:52 am | 1 comment | 4354 Views

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Seniors Series: Calling all homebound seniors

As sheltering in place finishes its fifth month, Senior Support Program of the Tri-Valley works to make sure no one is left...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2020
Last comment by , on Aug 11, 2020 at 4:52 am | 1 comment | 2901 Views

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Virtual walkathon to raise awareness on hepatitis B

Aiming to increase awareness for hepatitis B, advocates have organized participants for a virtual walkathon being held worldwide...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2020
There are no comments yet. 2891 Views

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Mountains, markets and new friends

When the Frey family left Pleasanton for two years of teaching and attending school in Kazakhstan, they didn't know they...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2020
Last comment by KSpeck, on Jul 31, 2020 at 3:24 pm | 3 comments | 4438 Views
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