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Nicole Gonzales

Staff reporter, Pleasanton Weekly, Livermore Vine, DanvilleSanRamon

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About Nicole
Nicole Gonzales is a staff reporter for Embarcadero Media’s East Bay Division, the Pleasanton Weekly. Nicole began writing for the publication in July 2022.

A graduate of San Francisco State University’s journalism department, Nicole fosters a love for writing and storytelling. As a staff reporter with the Pleasanton Weekly Nicole covers the arts & culture scene of the Tri-Valley area, as well as general news and investigative pieces.

Nicole has previously covered arts & entertainment, social justice, and California politics at various publications in the Bay Area. A native of the Central Valley, Nicole spends free time playing piano, reading science fiction novels, or spending time with her pets.
Stories by Nicole
DUSD incumbents Cherrier, Kuo secure new terms
The two contested seats for the Dublin Unified School District Board of Trustees, areas 3 and 5, are among the elections with confirmed outcomes, as incumbents William Kuo and Dan Cherrier each won by a comfortable 2:1 margin.
[Friday, November 25, 2022]

Dublin: Union alleges district policy 'suppressing' teacher voices
Educators employed within the Dublin Unified School District spoke out at a recent school board meeting against a district policy they see as 'suppressing' teachers' voices.
[Tuesday, November 22, 2022]

Green Friday celebrations being held across East Bay parks
On the heels of Thanksgiving, many East Bay residents will be heading outdoors to take part in an emerging initiative to promote recreational activity and environmental awareness on Friday.
[Monday, November 21, 2022]

Dublin voters choose Josey, Qaadri for two at-large City Council seats
Dublin Vice Mayor Jean Josey and Planning Commission alternate member Kashef Qaadri have secured the first and second seats for the City Council, beating out former planning commissioner Lynna Do in the general election.
[Monday, November 21, 2022]

Looking toward the future: ACE trains going to 100% renewable diesel
The Altamont Corridor Express announced last week that its trains will now run on 100% renewable diesel fuel, making it the first commuter rail service in Northern California to make the switch.
[Friday, November 25, 2022]

Ceremony marks start of work on Dublin Cultural Arts Center
Dublin's former police headquarters is set to be repurposed as a cultural, artistic and educational hub for residents and community members. Recently, city leaders met to declare a milestone for the project...
[Wednesday, November 16, 2022]

Fallon Sports Park opens final phase
Dublin city leaders and community members celebrated at a recent ribbon-cutting and grand-opening ceremony for the final phase of the 60-acre Fallon Sports Park.
[Wednesday, November 9, 2022]

Construction milestone for Emerald High School, future home of the Serpents
Construction of the second high school in Dublin is well underway. District and city officials welcomed guests Friday to celebrate the 'Topping Off' of the school's construction site, a major milestone in the development process.
[Wednesday, November 9, 2022]

A humble hero: Tri-Valley veteran Danko named California Legionnaire of the Year
Bill Danko, a member of Pleasanton's American Legion Post 237, was recently named California Legionnaire of the Year for 2022 for his work with the local veteran community.
[Tuesday, November 8, 2022]

Harmony & Healing benefit concert set at Bankhead Theater this weekend
The nonprofit Harmony & Healing provides intimate and live musical performances for individuals struggling with drastic health challenges. Its second annual benefit concert is set to take place Saturday at the Bankhead Theater.
[Thursday, November 3, 2022]