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Chow Food Bar exiting City Center Bishop Ranch

City Center Bishop Ranch is set to be down by one tenant following an announcement this week that Chow Food Bar -- which...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2023
Last comment by Claudette McDermott, on Aug 30, 2023 at 10:00 am | 1 comment | 3324 Views


Pleasanton: Barone's Restaurant shutting down for good after nearly 30 years

Barone's Restaurant, known for offering quaint fine dining downtown, recently announced that it will be shutting its doors...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2022
Last comment by MELANIE HENRY, on Nov 16, 2022 at 1:20 pm | 2 comments | 19953 Views


How new city regulations have impacted parklets, outdoor dining in Pleasanton

Pleasanton city staff recently reviewed applications from downtown restaurateurs and found that some locations would not...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2022
Last comment by ER, on Sep 7, 2022 at 10:40 am | 1 comment | 3292 Views


Pleasanton council to consider permanent parklet program

The Pleasanton City Council is set to discuss developing a more formal parklet program for local businesses at their final...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2021
Last comment by Shpcapt, on Dec 30, 2021 at 11:52 am | 7 comments | 8430 Views


Livermore City Council set for final approval of Chick-fil-A

Chick-fil-A will likely get approval Monday to spread its wings into North Livermore. The City Council is set to give final...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2021
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jul 12, 2021 at 11:25 am | 2 comments | 4953 Views


Taste Tri-Valley

After months of closures and reduced business due to the coronavirus pandemic, dozens of local Tri-Valley restaurants have...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2021
Last comment by VAB , on Feb 25, 2021 at 9:39 am | 1 comment | 5102 Views


California health leaders lift regional stay-at-home orders

The California Department of Public Health ended regional stay-at-home orders on Monday morning, effective immediately for...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2021
Last comment by very trying times, on Jan 27, 2021 at 10:08 am | 10 comments | 5754 Views


Bay Area's ICU capacity below 1%; stay-at-home order likely to be extended

Less than 1% of the Bay Area's intensive care unit beds remain available amid the region's latest coronavirus surge, Gov....

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2021
Last comment by Gina Channell, Pleasanton Weekly Publisher, on Jan 21, 2021 at 9:22 am | 16 comments | 3912 Views


Celebrating new Livermorium Plaza

A small groundbreaking ceremony was held for the new Livermorium Plaza in downtown Livermore earlier this month. Read the...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2020
Last comment by Jeremy Walsh, editor, on Dec 20, 2020 at 4:21 pm | 2 comments | 4332 Views


Alameda County pauses plans to reopen more activities amid COVID-19 uptick

Plans to reopen more activities in Alameda County have been temporarily put on hold, following recent increases in COVID-19...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2020
Last comment by Willy, on Nov 16, 2020 at 1:45 pm | 3 comments | 5624 Views


Pleasanton council approves forming police chief's advisory board

An advisory board made up of community members will be formed to advise and give input to the chief of police, following...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2020
Last comment by Bryant Annenberg, on Oct 11, 2020 at 7:56 am | 57 comments | 6502 Views


County officials talk safety, security measures for voting this election

For the first time in California history, every single registered voter in the state is set to have a ballot delivered to...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2020
Last comment by MichaelB, on Oct 7, 2020 at 2:03 pm | 3 comments | 3563 Views


Editorial: Vote Woerner for mayor, Kiick for City Council District 3 in Livermore

This makes the voters' choices this fall all the more critical. We believe Bob Woerner for mayor and Brittni Kiick for City...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2020
Last comment by Rich Buckley, on Oct 7, 2020 at 10:02 am | 1 comment | 9830 Views


Alameda County health officials OK reopening elementary schools Oct. 13

Alameda County public health officials announced Thursday that elementary schools with a COVID-19 health and safety plan...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2020
Last comment by HVAC is an ongoing issue, on Oct 5, 2020 at 6:42 pm | 3 comments | 8028 Views


Celebrating Dublin Pride Week (for next five weeks)

Dublin Pride Week, the city's annual weeklong series of events promoting volunteerism and environmental awareness, is going...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2020
Last comment by Matt, on Sep 18, 2020 at 4:30 am | 1 comment | 4737 Views


Valley Views: Pleasanton cafe owner keeps smiling despite her loss

One month after her husband died, Theary Chem is carrying on the family business, Bagel Café on Main Street near Stanley....

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2020
Last comment by Deborah, on Jul 10, 2020 at 9:52 am | 2 comments | 8911 Views


Specialty's Café & Bakery, headquartered in Pleasanton, going out of business

Specialty's Cafe & Bakery, a restaurant brand headquartered in Pleasanton and operating more than 50 locations in three states,...

Original post made on May. 16, 2020
Last comment by Matthew, on Jun 1, 2020 at 6:53 am | 10 comments | 88740 Views


Pleasanton pizza parlor closing until next week after employee tests positive for COVID-19

Management from Porky's Pizza Palace announced Wednesday that the restaurant on Hopyard Road will temporarily shut down until...

Original post made on May. 27, 2020
Last comment by BobB, on May 29, 2020 at 8:54 pm | 6 comments | 6145 Views


Sweet Tomatoes permanently closing all restaurants, including Hopyard location

The Sweet Tomatoes restaurant on Hopyard Road in Pleasanton has shuttered for good after corporate officials announced last...

Original post made on May. 14, 2020
Last comment by Get past the denial stage, on May 17, 2020 at 11:39 am | 35 comments | 19635 Views


Pleasanton council to decide fate of Taco Bell with drive-thru project

The Pleasanton City Council is set Tuesday to make the final call in a disagreement between the Planning Commission and city...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2020
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Apr 21, 2020 at 8:54 pm | 13 comments | 7686 Views
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