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A group of students perform a Oendan dance, a traditional Japanese cheer.
Amador's Japanese class organizes annual Fall Festival
Ashlynn Suh, Senior Staff Writer • December 3, 2023

On Friday, Dec. 1, Amador’s Japanese classes held their annual Japanese Bunkasai Festival on campus during periods 2, 3, and 4. The event brought Japanese traditions to...

The ion exchange tanks recently made in September of this year have been working to reduce the PFAS in our water.
Tri-Valley groundwater basin contaminated with forever chemicals
Brendan Ho, Staff Writer • December 4, 2023

In recent years, the Zone 7 Water Agency  detected emerging contaminants called per and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) — man-made chemicals used in many common products...


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An unused baseball field in Ken Mercer park will be removed to make space for a cricket pitch.
Pleasanton City Council cements plan for Ken Mercer baseball field to be replaced by new cricket pitch
Amogh Belgal, Senior Staff Writer • December 1, 2023

Cricket fans in Pleasanton are excited as the plans of a new cricket pitch in the city is getting closer to construction. Set to finish in spring of 2024, this field will...


Star, the loveable, wish-granting star, instantly begins to cause mischief.
Movie review: Wish: One-hundred years of Disney magic
Rebecca Mestel, AVT Features Page Editor • December 4, 2023

As the Walt Disney Company celebrates its one hundredth anniversary, animators and imagineers alike came together to create the movie “Wish.”...

On Nov. 22, five episodes of Squid Game: The Challenge were released on Netflix.
Squid Game: The Challenge first episode released on Netflix
Lauren Tran, Podcast Editor • December 4, 2023

The “Squid Game” spinoff, “Squid Game: The Challenge”, is a reality competition that was released on Nov. 22. It features a series of...

The Amador Valley Marching Band and Color Guard performs their 2023 field show, Mirror Mirror, for the last time in Sacramento Hornet Stadium.
The Amador Valley Marching Dons end their 2023 season strong at WBA Champs
Ashlynn Suh, Staff Writer • December 1, 2023

On Nov. 19, 2023, the Amador Valley Marching Band and Color Guard performed their 2023 field show Mirror, Mirror at the Western Band Association...

Mike Johnson was elected as the new Republican Speaker of the House, and one of his first priorities is to prevent a government shutdown.
Out of money and time: How could a potential government shutdown impact our local community?
Maximilien Kiyoi, AVTV Broadcast Editor, • October 29, 2023

Government shutdowns occur when the government is unable to agree on and pass a new bill before the previous one expires. In the case of the...

Our local community has also even experienced strikes with the Association of Pleasanton Teachers (APT) and PUSD.
Strikes galore: What changes are taking effect on the working environment due to nationwide protests?
Rishit Agnihotri, AVT Sports Page Editor • October 23, 2023

Workers from various industries, including the automotive and healthcare sectors, have taken to the streets, demanding improved labor conditions...

On September 29, students watched news shows all about the death of Senator Dianne Feinstein. California Governor Gavin Newsom has since appointed Laphonza Butler, Democratic strategist and Kamala Harris adviser, to fill the vacant U.S. Senate seat after Senator Feinsteins passing.
Farewell to a legacy: Dianne Feinstein, long-serving California senator, passes away at age 90
Zenil Koovejee, AVT Editor-In-Chief • October 16, 2023

In the hushed corridors of power, where political sagas are written and rewritten, a chapter has come to a close. Senator Dianne Feinstein, a...

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