If it is local and useful, it is on en-us <![CDATA[Hearst principal named assessment coordinator in Pleasanton school district]]> Mike Kuhfal, the longtime principal at Hearst Elementary School, has been appointed as the new coordinator of assessment in the Pleasanton Unified School District.]]> <![CDATA[Hedge Funds? We Don't Need No Stinkin' Hedge Funds!]]> After CalPERS, the largest public pension fund in the U.S., announced this month that they're selling all 30 hedge funds in their portfolio - about $4 billion--investors might be asking "Should I sell my hedge fund?" The short answer: Yes.]]> <![CDATA[TV30 to broadcast 6 Tri-Valley high school football games]]> TV30 will broadcast a Tri-Valley high school football game at 7 p.m. every Saturday night starting Saturday with play-by-play coverage of Friday night' game between California High at Granada High this week.]]> <![CDATA[Alameda County cited as national model for boosting economic development]]> Alameda County's unique efforts to stimulate growth in the local economy, including a collaboration with the private sector to boost East Bay business and help job-seekers, are drawing the attention of government leaders from around the country as they explore the roles counties play in regional economic development.]]> <![CDATA[Sample ballots in the mail to Pleasanton's 41,150 registered voters]]> Sample ballots and voter information pamphlets have been mailed to Pleasanton's 41,150 registered voters with mail-in ballots ready to be marked and sent to the Alameda County Registrar or dropped off at the City Clerk's office in the Pleasanton City Hall starting Oct. 8.]]> <![CDATA[Stanford, ValleyCare sign affiliation agreement]]> Stanford Health Care and ValleyCare Health System jointly announced Friday that they have signed an affiliation agreement.]]> <![CDATA[Pleasanton Weekly, TV30 hosting Pleasanton candidates forums tomorrow night]]> The Pleasanton Weekly and TV30 will host two free and public forums for Pleasanton mayoral and City Council candidates starting at 7 p.m. Thursday.]]>