If it is local and useful, it is on en-us Copyright 2016 <![CDATA[East Bay Park District warns of poisonous mushroom danger in parks]]> The East Bay Regional Park District is warning residents to be extra vigilant outdoors because of poisonous mushrooms.]]> <![CDATA[Tassajara Road will re-open Dec. 16 after paving delayed by November rain]]> The opening of a portion of Tassajara Road in Dublin and Camino Tassajara Road in Contra Costa County that was closed in May for road improvements will now be delayed two weeks due to weat]]> <![CDATA[Mayor, 2 Council members to be sworn in to new terms Tuesday]]> Pleasanton Mayor Jerry Thorne and City Council members Karla Brown and Jerry Pentin will be installed in their new terms in office Tuesday after winning re-election on Nov. 8.]]> <![CDATA[Red Cross urges blood, platelet donations in Pleasanton this holiday season]]> The American Red Cross is seeking eligible donors to contribute blood or platelets this holiday season, when donations can decline because of busy holiday schedules and travel plans while the need remains constant.]]> <![CDATA[Pleasanton contractor that built apartment balcony in deadly collapse could have license revoked]]> A state regulatory agency is seeking to revoke or suspend the license of a Pleasanton contractor that oversaw construction of the Berkeley apartment
balcony that collapsed last year, killing six students and injuring seven more.]]>
<![CDATA['A Rocky Mountain Christmas' at Firehouse Arts Center today]]> Jim Curry will present his salute to John Denver at two shows at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.Sunday at the Firehouse Arts Center. ]]> <![CDATA[Fairgrounds horse track, stables closing for winter]]> The Alameda County Agricultural Fair Association has decided to close down its horse training operation for the winter beginning Dec. 26, leaving Tri-Valley owners and trainers without a local facility to practice and Pleasanton fairgrounds workers uncertain about their future employment.]]> <![CDATA[Tri-Valley Hero: Lifetime Achievement, Danville's Mike Doyle]]> Change is in the air with the new year on the horizon, and Danville's town government certainly won't feel the same starting next month.]]> <![CDATA[Livermore’s 140 year history now airing on TV30]]> A television program commemorating the 140th anniversary of the city of Livermore is now being broadcast several times a week on TV30, the Tri-Valley's community television station.]]> <![CDATA[Enrollment open for Citizens' Police Academy]]> The Pleasanton Police Department is now accepting applications for its 25th Citizens' Academy, which will run from Jan. 19 through April 27.]]> <![CDATA[Officials offer tips for safe holiday shopping]]> With the holiday shopping season in full swing, the Pleasanton Police Department is offering up tips for safe gift-hunting to prevent unwanted steals.]]>