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Pleasanton Preps: Reflecting on 2022 football seasons for Amador and Foothill
The 2022 East Bay Athletic League football season ended with some positive achievements from both Amador Valley and Foothill.... Last comment on Dec 3, 2022 at 11:57 am | 1 comment

Around the Valley: Questionable actions
Questionable actions at recent municipal meetings might have gone unnoticed if not for astute and curious readers. Read... Last comment on Dec 3, 2022 at 9:21 am | 1 comment

Rebuilt Fire Station No. 3 helps reflect modern firefighter workforce
Fire Station No. 3 on Santa Rita Road was rebuilt into a two-story building with modern tools and amenities that will make... Last comment on Nov 30, 2022 at 2:43 pm | 2 comments

Price set to become first Black Alameda County DA
Civil rights attorney Pamela Price will be sworn in as the first Black district attorney in Alameda County following a close... Last comment on Dec 1, 2022 at 12:16 pm | 3 comments

 
 
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Barbara McLeod, Bev Naegle and Susan Nelson visit Antarctica. It's cold there! Submitted by Barbara McLeod (sent from account of Scott an on Feb 23, 2017

 
 
 
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Festive tree lighting takes center stage after rain cancels Pleasanton holiday parade
Revelers gazed toward the sky to take in the colorful display as the holiday tree was illuminated during a festive ceremony Saturday -- although the rain clouds did put a damper on the evening, canceling the popular annual parade. Sunday, 9:22 PM | 2 comments

Dublin police identify man killed in apparent self-defense shooting
Dublin Police Services identified Kenneth Krainski as the decedent in a domestic disturbance in Dublin last month that escalated into his shooting death, with police continuing to believe that the shooting was in self-defense. Sunday, 4:00 PM

'Death spiral' -- Future of BART dependent on increased public funding, officials say
Cutting BART service enough to shore up its projected nine-figure annual deficits in the coming years would result in a "death spiral" for the transit agency, officials said last week. Sunday, 4:23 PM

All three LARPD board incumbents win reelection
In a crowded race with three newcomers, LARPD board incumbents Philip Pierpont, David Furst and Maryalice Summers Faltings were all reelected for four-year terms from December 2022 to December 2026. Sunday, 9:26 PM

Cozy up with these 7 children's books emphasizing empathy, overcoming differences
In a season that celebrates peace on earth, now is the best time to share lessons about empathy, overcoming differences and working together. Some of the best children's books published in 2022 touch on these topics. Sunday, 4:00 PM

Get on the Bus: Helping kids experience the joys of soccer
Pleasanton resident Tim Ryerson, GM of Ballistic United, founded "Get on the Bus" to give children who might not be able to the chance to play soccer while also learning valuable life skills. Thursday, 5:11 PM

Sunol residents vote in new school trustees, pass $10.9 million Measure J bond
Big changes are coming to the Sunol Glen Unified School District after Sunolians voted in a new Board of Trustees and also passed a $10.9 million general obligation bond that will help restore the small town's only school. Thursday, 4:45 PM

News Digest: Wreaths Across Pleasanton preparations | New police dispatcher | $1 million mark for local foundation
The effort is underway for Wreaths Across Pleasanton, which aims later this month to place holiday wreaths at the burial place of every military veteran interred at Pioneer Cemetery. Read that and more in our News Digest... Thursday, 3:28 PM

Price set to become first Black Alameda County DA
Civil rights attorney Pamela Price will be sworn in as the first Black district attorney in Alameda County following a close election race that first had her trailing behind her challenger and longtime county prosecutor Terry Wiley. Wednesday, 10:45 AM | 3 comments

'Elf the Musical Jr.' comes to Amador Theater next weekend
Everyone's favorite candy spaghetti-eating elf is coming to Amador Theater as the Pleasanton Youth Theatre Company (PYTC) casts will take the stage in "Elf the Musical Jr." beginning next weekend. Wednesday, 2:29 PM

Rebuilt Fire Station No. 3 helps reflect modern firefighter workforce
Fire Station No. 3 on Santa Rita Road was rebuilt into a two-story building with modern tools and amenities that will make firefighters safer and more effective and response times quicker. Wednesday, 10:57 AM | 2 comments

 

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