If it is local and useful, it is on en-us Copyright 2018 <![CDATA[Spend evening with Florence Nightingale]]> Tickets are still available for Museum on Main's Ed Kinney Speaker Series, "An Evening with Florence Nightingale" at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Amador Theater.]]> <![CDATA[Editorial: Full BART to Livermore is the best option]]> Make no mistake: This spring marks the most critical juncture for the BART to Livermore project, and the potential of bringing a BART rail extension to Isabel Avenue is very much up in the air. So make your voices heard.]]> <![CDATA[Zone 7 appoints Santa Clarita water official as new general manager]]> The Zone 7 Water Agency Board of Directors hired Santa Clarita water official Valerie Pryor as the agency's new general manager Wednesday night.]]> <![CDATA[Unity holding peace concert Sunday]]> Unity of Tri-Valley is inviting everyone to its Peace Concert & Sacred Gong Meditation at noon this Sunday. Musician and singer Todd Glacy, a life coach and drum circle facilitator, will be the guest musician at the service before the event, then lead the concert and meditation that begins at noon.]]> <![CDATA[News Digest: Mother's Day contest, March for Our Lives, Candidate list updates]]> Mother's Day on May 13 is fast approaching, and the Pleasanton Weekly is again holding its popular Mother-Daughter Lookalike Contest, with photos due by Thursday, April 12.]]> <![CDATA[A day at the park: Pleasanton seeing plenty of parks and trails projects in 2018]]> With the wet and cloudy skies of recent weeks set to soon give way to sunnier, warmer weather with the dawn of spring, many people are ready to take advantage and get back to enjoying the great outdoors.]]> <![CDATA[Around Pleasanton: Time to help Milfleur's Terri Carlson]]> Terri Carlson, owner of Milfleur in downtown Pleasanton, suffered a stroke March 12, the second but the most severe of two strokes she's had. Although doctors speculate that she could face many months of rehabilitation, she recovered more quickly before. Let's hope she'll do so again.]]> <![CDATA[We the People: Amador Valley, Foothill teams gearing up for nationals]]> For the first time ever, both We the People competitive civics teams from Pleasanton's rival high schools are headed to nationals in Washington, D.C.]]> <![CDATA[City Council picks Tri-Valley Rep as new Firehouse theater company]]> The Firehouse Arts Center will have a new resident theater company starting in the summer after the Pleasanton City Council approved of switching to Tri-Valley Repertory Theatre as the lead theatrical producer at the city-owned downtown entertainment venue.]]> <![CDATA[Coroner IDs young woman killed in Highway 84 crash]]> The Alameda County Coroner's Bureau has identified the young woman killed in a head-on collision on Highway 84 in Livermore on Friday morning as Stockton resident Abigail Garcia.]]> <![CDATA[Commission OKs redesign plans for Fire Station No. 3]]> The Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Department's Station No. 3 is on track for a complete overhaul starting in the months ahead after the Pleasanton Planning Commission last week approved design plans for reconstructing the decades-old fire station on Santa Rita Road. ]]> <![CDATA[Friends of Library offering great buys this weekend]]> The library will have deals galore at its spring book and media sale this weekend, given by Friends of the Pleasanton Library.]]>