If it is local and useful, it is on en-us Copyright 2019 <![CDATA[PUSD, Amador Valley ranked No. 1 in Alameda County, among state's best]]> Niche, known for methodically ranking and reviewing schools and school districts around the country, has issued top honors to Pleasanton Unified School District and several of its campuses. ]]> <![CDATA[Goodguys returning to fairgrounds next weekend]]> Get ready for the sounds of engines roaring and the smell rubber hitting pavement, because the Goodguys Rod and Custom Association is returning to Pleasanton on Aug. 23-25.]]> <![CDATA[Ax-throwing lounge approved in Pleasanton]]> The Tri-Valley could see its first ax-throwing lounge opening this winter after the Pleasanton Planning Commission signed off on a use permit for the new recreational game venue on Wednesday night.]]> <![CDATA[Livermore: Teen's mural 'unzips' arts center identity]]> Bothwell Arts Center is a beehive of activity, with art and dance classes, workshops, rehearsal space and productions, but on the outside it looked like just another ho-hum industrial building -- 'til Sierra Randel got her hands on it.]]> <![CDATA[Hart's heart: Fast-acting residents aid runner suffering from cardiac arrest in Pleasanton]]> While on a run on Stanley Boulevard outside of Shadow Cliffs in Pleasanton in June, Albert Hart suffered sudden cardiac arrest just a week before his 28th wedding anniversary.]]> <![CDATA[Revival of Museum on Main]]> The new permanent exhibit is a collection of three-dimensional objects, images and archives along with several hands-on features. DeMersman had heard many folks say they must visit again -- soon.]]> <![CDATA[News Digest: JDEDZ comment deadline, Chain of Lakes mining & Tobacco referendum]]> Pleasanton city officials released the supplemental environmental analysis for the JDEDZ earlier this summer, and the deadline for public comment to be included in the document is Aug. 23.]]> <![CDATA[City: Historic downtown Pleasanton home demolished without permit]]> Pleasanton city leaders are lamenting the loss of a historic home on Second Street, which was allegedly torn down earlier this summer without a proper permit and in violation of city regulations to protect heritage resources.]]> <![CDATA[Pleasanton Preps: Foothill football to host home opener at Amador]]> "It really came down to being all about the kids," Amador coach Danny Jones said about Foothill playing at Amador. "We are just happy we were able to help."]]> <![CDATA[Group starts new petition to reverse city's plans for downtown Livermore]]> A local group opposed to a new boutique hotel planned in downtown Livermore are working to reverse the Livermore City Councilís recent final approval of the plans and have organized a signature-gathering drive to do so. ]]>