1 hr ago
Inside Bay Area
Casino mom ignored cops carrying child left in hot car, police say
An Oakland woman accused of leaving her young children inside a car ignored an officer carrying one of the children while they were looking for her in the casino, according to a police affidavit.
12 hrs ago
Inside Bay Area
Valley Stars: Yahama music contest winners named
Air Force Graduate: Air Force Airman Michael J. Turbes graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
16 hrs ago
Inside Bay Area
Dublin/Livermore/Pleasanton police logs: Warrant arrest, assault reported
THEFT -- 9 and 9:28 p.m. Two reports of vehicle theft, 7700 block Sunwood Drive and 4700 block Tassajara Road.
17 hrs ago
Contra Costa Times
Around Pleasanton: Students share what they once believed
As summer school comes to an end, students in my class at Las Positas College can be proud of their good work researching and writing about topics such as racism, immigration, gay rights and other social justice issues.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Two Pleasanton school board seats up for grabs
Two Pleasanton Unified School District board seats are up for election this November, and both incumbents, plus one challenger, have declared their candidacy thus far.
ValleyCare to hold annual meeting tonight
ValleyCare Health Systems board of directors will hold their annual meeting at 7 p.m. tonight in the ValleyCare Medical Center cafeteria, 5575 W. Las Positas Blvd., Pleasanton.
Pleasanton Hilton takes the name DoubleTree
Celebrating the renaming of the Pleasanton Hilton Hotel to DoubleTree are Teodoro Mayorquin, assistant general manager; Kevin Goebel, general manager; Kelli Vlahos, senior sales manager, and Aqueda Angel, director of housekeeping.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Tri-Valley Haven Seeking Supplies for Annual Back to School Drive
Tri-Valley Haven will be giving away backpacks and school supplies to students in need on Tuesday, August 19th from 1-5PM at their Food Pantry .
Shrieking sound keeps Pleasanton residents awake at night
Pleasanton resident Keli Martinez, holding son Colin, points toward the direction of the fox cries the family has heard around Arroyo del Valle.
DoubleTree by Hilton Opens New Property in San Francisco's East Bay
With Convenient Access to Tri-Valley and Bay Area Attractions, Newly-Renovated DoubleTree by Hilton Pleasanton at the Club Offers Small-Town Charms with Big-City Connections Hilton Worldwide and DoubleTree by Hilton today announced the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Pleasanton at the Club , following a comprehensive multi-million dollar ... (more)
Mon Jul 21, 2014
4 days, no water for Pleasanton apartment residents
A child holds a full water container at a playground in the Springhouse Apartment complex, where residents have gone without water for four days because of a water main break, on Monday, July 21, 2014 in Pleasanton, Calif.
Broken Water Line in Pleasanton Apartment Complex Leaves Residents High and Dry
By AUTUMN JOHNSON A broken water line at an apartment complex in Pleasanton has left its residents frustrated and parched.
Residents left without running water at Pleasanton apartment complex
Residents say the complex, located off Stoneridge and West Las Positas, has been without water since Friday.
'Taste Our Terroir' at local wineries this weekend
The annual Taste Our Terroir event gives attendees the chance to sample Livermore Valley wines paired with fine foods.
Governor signs bill aimed at easing sexual assault victims' access to counseling
A bill signed by Gov. Jerry Brown Friday aims to ease the process for sexual assault victims to receive counseling services.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Tony Serra a tireless courtroom 'Verbal Warrior'
Though his hair is white now and not as Abundant as it was 24 years ago, Tony Serra's zest for the law hasn't waned, and he still defends his clients with the same zeal as when he began his career in the 1960s.
San Mateo Daily Journal
McDonald's manager orders up robbery plea deal
A McDonald's manager accused of robbing two of the fast-food franchises, including his own in Pleasanton, pleaded no contest in a San Mateo incident where he forced the employees of the restaurant into a freezer at gunpoint before making off with some cash.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Contra Costa Times
Roadshow: FasTrak use sure to increase
Q Can you explain why more commuters don't purchase FasTrak bridge passes and clog up the cash lanes every day? A A Los Angeles study found that up to 30 percent of drivers fear Big Brother and view FasTrak as an invasion of privacy, but I predict that will change.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Little enforcement of new water rules planned - but watch out for your neighbor
Water droplets hang on blades of grass in a residential yard that was just watered by timed sprinklers in Pleasanton, CA, Friday May 16, 2014.The city of Pleasanton has made it mandatory for it's residents to comply with a 25 percent reduction in water usage to help combat persisting drought conditions.
Downtown park renamed to honor Pleasanton Rotary clubs
A clock similar to this be will be installed at the front of newly-named Rotary Park at Main Street and Vervais Avenue, a gift of Pleasanton's three Rotary clubs that will be celebrating the organization's 50th anniversary since being chartered here.