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Free drug samples can change prescribing habits of dermatologists
The availability of free medication samples in dermatology offices appears to change prescribing practices for acne, a common condition for which free samples are often available.
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Paws in Need Yard Sale May 3rd
Paws in Need continues to fundraise to provide financial assistance to Tri-Valley residents who cannot afford urgent vet care for their sick/injured pets through the Just Like New Fund and its year-round Animal Lovers' Boutique in the lobby of the Feline Medical Center, 3160 Santa Rita Road, Pleasanton.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Drought Conditions Prompts Valley Humane Society to Cancel Popular Annual Fundraiser
With California still deep in drought, Valley Humane Society has decided to cancel its annual Hidden Gardens of the Valley tour.
Wente Vineyards, 100 years of Chardonnay and counting
The Wente family has been synonymous with California winemaking for well over a century.
Pleasanton real estate firm to celebrate grand opening tomorrow
Better Homes and Gardens Tri-Valley Realty's Pleasanton Office will hold a grand opening celebration and ribbon-cutting event starting at 5 p.m. tomorrow.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Inside Bay Area
Pleasanton takes applications for summer teen job training program
Friday is the deadline to apply for a teen leadership summer program that places high school students in volunteer city positions to get job training and hands-on work experience.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Contra Costa Times
Police: Woman arrested after man is stabbed at fast-food restaurant in Pleasanton
A fast-food restaurant employee was stabbed multiple times early Sunday morning, and police later Sunday arrested a woman at a Dublin home on suspicion of attempted murder in connection with the case, police said.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Non-tech top 25
The Bay Area's non-tech companies lagged behind their tech counterparts in revenue and profits during 2013, fresh evidence that the technology surge is driving job creation and new wealth.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
To Give or Not to Give: 'Family in Need Anything Will Help'
This man and little boy were spotted on the corner of the Gateway Shopping Center in the 6700 block of Bernal Avenue this afternoon holding a sign that said, "Family in Need Anything Will Help."
Balloon Payment Coming Due?
If you have a balloon payment coming due on your commercial property, or if you are trying to buy an investment property, and you don't have a whopping 42% of the purchase price to put down in cash, this article is super-important to you.
Terry Hanck's a lot happier behind the sax
It's been nearly 45 years since Terry Hanck plunged into a full-time music career.
1932 Ford Roadster - Striking Gold
As a kid in Northern California in the 1960s, Art Engel grew up building models, reading car magazines, walking around car shows, and heading to the local dirt track to watch hardtops and Sprint Cars race.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Inside Bay Area
Pleasanton: Learn basic disaster preparedness
Learn basic disaster preparedness from members of the Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Department with free Community Emergency Response Team training classes.
Inside Bay Area
Pleasanton: Free e-waste collection to celebrate Earth Day
The city will celebrate Earth Week with its annual free community e-waste collection, happening this year on April 18 and 19. Residents may drop off items between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. on Friday, April 18, and on Saturday, April 19 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the city's operations service center, 3333 Busch Road.
Free Parent Education Workshop Offered at Library
The City of Pleasanton continues the 2014 free Parent Education Series on Wednesday, April 23 with "The Wonder Years: Transition to Middle School" presented by On the Edge of Coaching, which provides life coaching for individuals, couples, families and those in the midst of life transitions.
Pleasanton school board reviews ethics, finances
Trustees became students at Tuesday night's meeting of the Pleasanton Unified School District board, with back-to-back workshops on ethics and finances.
Public art walk Saturday in downtown Pleasanton
Public art contributors Nancy and Gary Harrington will lead a free public art walk of the south end of downtown Pleasanton starting at 8:30 a.m. Saturday.
Photo of the Week: Hills Are Alive in Danville
Danville resident Tony Zwetsloot shared this shot of the mustard plants and wild flowers blooming on the Danville hillsides.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Toyota of Santa Cruz building bigger dealership in Capitola
CAPITOLA >> The parking lot is the first to go at Toyota of Santa Cruz, which is building a 44,200-square-foot dealership at 4400 Auto Plaza Drive to replace one built in the 1980s.
Road Closure Information for PPIE Run for Education Half Marathon & 5K
The PPIE Half Marathon Run and 5K will be held in Pleasanton on Sunday. The event, benefitting Pleasanton schools, starts and ends at the Alameda County Fairgrounds.