If it is local and useful, it is on en-us Copyright 2018 <![CDATA[PUSD board to debate new school on Donlon property]]> After months of planning and discussions, the Pleasanton Unified school board is expected to make a final decision on how to best address increasing enrollment in the northern part of the city, during a workshop Tuesday night.]]> <![CDATA[PPD: Suspicious object near mall deemed not dangerous]]> A suspicious object originally described as a potential pipe bomb near Stoneridge Shopping Center on Monday was determined not to be an explosive device, according to Pleasanton police.]]> <![CDATA[Pleasanton police arrest pair in package theft]]> Pleasanton police officials are urging people to take necessary precautions when expecting holiday deliveries in the wake of two alleged package thieves being nabbed on the south side of the city over the weekend.]]> <![CDATA[Pleasanton recognized as top-10 place for job hunters in California]]> Pleasanton has been recognized as one of the biggest contributors to regional economic growth, having been declared the sixth best city in California for residents seeking a job.]]> <![CDATA[Livermore native appointed as fire chief for East Bay Parks]]> East Bay Regional Park District officials have removed the interim tag off Aileen Theile's title, promoting her to become the district's permanent fire chief.]]> <![CDATA[Looking for perfect holiday gift? Try new Tri-Valley books]]> If holiday book-giving isn't already a tradition among your family and friends, this might be the year to start. Visits to Towne Center Books on Main Street or book departments in stores can yield nice gifts -- for oneself or for others. The Museum on Main also sells unique gift items, including history books about Pleasanton.]]> <![CDATA[CHP: One injured in freeway shooting near Bernal Avenue]]> One person was injured in a highway shooting Friday evening in Pleasanton, California Highway Patrol officials said. ]]> <![CDATA[Pleasanton girl acting in national tour of 'Waitress the Musical']]> Pleasanton resident Bridget Werner, 5, is playing the role of Lulu in the national tour of "Waitress the Musical" when it is at the Sacramento Community Center Theater later this month. ]]> <![CDATA[Raises OKd for PUSD classified staff, management]]> In line with the recently approved agreement with the teachers union, the approvals featured a 2.5% salary increase for members of the Classified School Employees Association, management/confidential employees, and for unrepresented classified employees. All raises are retroactive to July 1, 2018.]]> <![CDATA[City installing new railing along sidewalk of concern on Foothill Road]]> The Pleasanton City Council signed off on separate plans detailing desired improvements for bicyclists and pedestrians on Foothill Road and on Interstate 580 overpasses, but the public debate last week focused on one temporary safety measure soon to be installed near Foothill High School.]]> <![CDATA[Cal High senior ID'd as teen killed in Fremont shooting]]> A teenager who was fatally shot while he and another person were driving in Fremont last week has been identified by the Alameda County Coroner's Bureau as 17-year-old Damani Chadly, who was a senior at California High School in San Ramon. ]]> <![CDATA[Child Care Links: Making holidays brighter for those it serves]]> Child Care Links, a private nonprofit agency that has served children in the Tri-Valley for more than 40 years, has now become a leading provider of a wide range of services and programs from providing food, clothing and baby diapers to needy families as well as helping them find child care.]]>