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SPORTS

Pleasanton Preps: Uncertainty remains for the return of high school sports

One day spring sports were in full swing, almost halfway through the season. Then the next, every sport was put on hiatus...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2020
Last comment by Foothill Football supporter, on Jun 11, 2020 at 11:19 am | 1 comment | 2013 Views

AROUND TOWN

PUSD prepares to cut $11 million from 2020-21 budget

A special online study session for the Pleasanton Unified School District Board of Trustees has been called for Monday night,...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2020
Last comment by resident, on Jun 11, 2020 at 6:32 am | 12 comments | 2847 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Details emerge about fatal chain-reaction crash on freeway in Livermore

A young man from Lathrop has been identified as the driver killed in a chain-reaction crash on Interstate 580 just beyond...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2020
Last comment by Mr. Julius, on Jun 10, 2020 at 11:02 am | 1 comment | 6318 Views

AROUND TOWN

Civil unrest grips the Bay Area

Non-violent protests in Tri-Valley cities. Peaceful demonstrations, riots and targeted lootings in the Bay Area and nationwide....

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2020
Last comment by Pete, on Jun 9, 2020 at 1:22 pm | 5 comments | 475 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Pleasanton man killed in crash off cliff in Santa Clara County

A man who was found dead in a vehicle that went over a cliff northeast of Mount Hamilton on Tuesday afternoon has been identified...

Original post made on May. 28, 2020
Last comment by Jeremy Walsh, editor, on Jun 9, 2020 at 1:07 pm | 5 comments | 5980 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton: Fairgrounds offering drive-in concerts, food trucks with fair favorites

Summer 2020 was always going to be much different in Pleasanton with the annual Alameda County Fair canceled due to the COVID-19...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2020
Last comment by Charles, on Jun 9, 2020 at 12:09 pm | 1 comment | 2672 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton: Announcing the 2020 Ed Kinney Community Patriots

Chris Miller and Joyce and Bob Shapiro have been named the 2020 Ed Kinney Community Patriots for their dedication to making...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2020
Last comment by Wendy, on Jun 9, 2020 at 11:08 am | 4 comments | 2695 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

LPFD: Family on the move loses RV in fire in Taco Bell parking lot

An RV sustained serious damage and was considered a total loss after catching fire in a Pleasanton parking lot on Saturday...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2020
Last comment by Rob, on Jun 9, 2020 at 10:04 am | 1 comment | 2635 Views

AROUND TOWN

RED CROSS Has URGENT Need for Blood

This is one way to help during this Covid-19 Pandemic. Blood Drive in Pleasanton. Saturday, July 11, 2020 from 9am to...

Original post made by Ken mano on Jun. 8, 2020
There are no comments yet. 527 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Swalwell BLM email

Our local congressman, [Portion removed for name-calling], sent an email today announcing new legislation that he will co-sponsor....

Original post made by PleasantonTaxpayer on Jun. 8, 2020
There are no comments yet. 208 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Drive-in movies make a come-back

The Alameda County Fairgrounds will host a pop-up series of drive-in movies this summer, starting next Friday evening (June...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2020
Last comment by Rebecca K., on Jun 8, 2020 at 6:07 am | 4 comments | 3058 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools should encourage but not require students to wear face coverings, draft guidance says

Students should be encouraged but not required to use face coverings when California schools reopen for classroom instruction,...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2020
Last comment by Even 0.3% mortality means several dead in PUSD next year, on Jun 7, 2020 at 11:03 pm | 16 comments | 2150 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Defund the Police

Defund the Police because that make so much sense, but it will save us all a lot of money...no more vehicle registration...

Original post made by Olorin on Jun. 7, 2020
There are no comments yet. 173 Views

AROUND TOWN

Massive protest held in Pleasanton to condemn racism, police brutality

Pleasanton residents showed up in force to protest against racism and police brutality on Friday afternoon, in what appeared...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2020
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Jun 7, 2020 at 7:24 pm | 78 comments | 16475 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tri-Valley car protest for racial justice scheduled for Sunday in Pleasanton

Students and families from throughout the Tri-Valley are set to take part in a caravan protest through central Pleasanton...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2020
Last comment by Olorin, on Jun 7, 2020 at 12:44 pm | 7 comments | 3650 Views

AROUND TOWN

A Band of Brothers

And on this date in 1944 all these brave men died so you could protest and have your day....

Original post made by Olorin on Jun. 6, 2020
Last comment by DKHSK, on Jun 7, 2020 at 9:20 am | 1 comment | 241 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alameda County lifts curfew; peaceful protest planned in Pleasanton

The Alameda County Sheriff's Office announced on Thursday that the countywide temporary emergency curfew has been rescinded...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2020
Last comment by Diskman, on Jun 5, 2020 at 3:49 pm | 18 comments | 11789 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton: Announcing the 2020 Ed Kinney Community Patriots

Chris Miller and Joyce and Bob Shapiro have been named the 2020 Ed Kinney Community Patriots for their dedication to making...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2020
Last comment by Scott Shapiro, on Jun 5, 2020 at 10:05 am | 1 comment | 285 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Pleasanton leaders need to make a statement on George Floyd

I am writing to urge the Mayor, the Police Chief and the City Manager of Pleasanton to release a statement condemning the...

Original post made by Rachel Wysong on Jun. 1, 2020
Last comment by DKHSK, on Jun 5, 2020 at 9:12 am | 133 comments | 5058 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Message from the publisher

If readers who value journalism don't step up to support their local newspapers and their websites now, many will become...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2020
Last comment by What will you do?, on Jun 5, 2020 at 8:34 am | 10 comments | 2876 Views
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