Town Square

Post a New Topic


Sort by:  Most recent topic/comment   Most viewed   Most comments

Navigation tip: Clicking on any category label will display all recent posts in that category

AROUND TOWN

Magnitude 4.0 quake strikes East Bay near Richmond this morning

BART trains are continuing to have short delays this morning after a 4.0 magnitude earthquake centered near Richmond shook...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2012
Last comment by new in town, on Mar 5, 2012 at 9:06 am | 1 comment | 877 Views

AROUND TOWN

'The Country Club Murders' to air on CBS at 10 p.m. tonight

A prediction made by Ernest Scherer III around the time he was on trial for murder has come true, but not in the way he'd...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2012
Last comment by Missy, on Mar 5, 2012 at 8:44 am | 2 comments | 1903 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama: I’ll veto bill that will provide water to California’s Central Valley

Obama's WAR against the American economy continues. article > http://hotair.com/archives/2012/02/29/obama-ill-veto-bill-that-will-provide-water-to-californias-central-valley/...

Original post made by Water to Central Valley on Feb. 29, 2012
Last comment by Louis, on Mar 5, 2012 at 8:10 am | 17 comments | 1341 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Gov. Brown Should Learn from Michigan's Governor...

Michigan's Republican Governor, Rick Snyder, didn't just balance the budget. He's putting $130,000,000 into a rainy day fund....

Original post made by Conservative Solution on Feb. 11, 2012
Last comment by Lewis, on Mar 4, 2012 at 9:54 pm | 20 comments | 1561 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Littering

Here's my take on some of the things wrong with the younger generation. Absolutely no pride in maintaining our surroundings,...

Original post made by Dave on Jan. 30, 2012
Last comment by Lewis, on Mar 4, 2012 at 9:39 pm | 16 comments | 1407 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton school board votes to slash budget by more than $5.3 million

A split school board voted Tuesday night to keep a proposed list of cuts intact, despite a last-minute effort by two members...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2012
Last comment by Fact, on Mar 3, 2012 at 11:43 pm | 34 comments | 1754 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Livermore cop hit by rocks thrown from railroad overcrossing

A police officer was struck in the head by large chunks of concrete and rocks thrown at him from a railroad overcrossing...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2012
Last comment by Truth, on Mar 3, 2012 at 7:58 pm | 13 comments | 1566 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Do you know how to catch a pig?

There was a chemistry professor in a large college that had some exchange students in the class. One day while the class...

Original post made by Pablo on Mar. 2, 2012
Last comment by Former Student, on Mar 3, 2012 at 7:47 pm | 6 comments | 1058 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Rick Santorum & Prop 8

Presidential candidate Rick Santorum was quoted as saying "Just because public opinion says something doesn't mean it's...

Original post made by MePartyPatriot on Mar. 3, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 3, 2012 at 6:24 pm | 1 comment | 900 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Fiery 'Tosca' opens next week

A tale of love, murder, suicide, a rebellion and a fiery diva are in store for audiences when Livermore Valley Opera presents...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2012
Last comment by Mike, on Mar 3, 2012 at 5:01 pm | 1 comment | 1099 Views

AROUND TOWN

Identity theft

Any given week, Pleasanton police respond to between five and 15 reports of identity theft. On Feb. 27, for example, two...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 3, 2012 at 8:26 am | 3 comments | 1319 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

"The (PUSD) Board Failed!"

Cries of "The (PUSD) Board Failed!" came from the audience at tonight's school board meeting after the motion to restore...

Original post made by Nomad on Feb. 28, 2012
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Mar 3, 2012 at 8:21 am | 59 comments | 2889 Views

AROUND TOWN

New Shopping at El Charro

Has any one taken a good look at the new shopping mall off of El Charro? When did someone decide it should look like a...

Original post made by tango on Feb. 26, 2012
Last comment by oh my, on Mar 2, 2012 at 11:37 pm | 14 comments | 3970 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

California workers, Dems want to give you a 3% pay cut

The California Legislature, dominated by Democrats who hold a majority just shy of 2/3, have had difficulty convincing the...

Original post made by jimf01 on Feb. 24, 2012
Last comment by Lewis, on Mar 2, 2012 at 10:34 pm | 25 comments | 2062 Views

AROUND TOWN

Safeway...oh well

Oh dear, Safeway's profits are down! Maybe if they lowered their prices more people would shop there. Could be they are...

Original post made by Kaye on Feb. 24, 2012
Last comment by Cheryl Lynn, on Mar 2, 2012 at 4:14 pm | 6 comments | 1173 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Goodguys 30th-year show heading to Fairgrounds next weekend

Do you remember what your family car was in 1983, if you were even born by then? Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=8797...

Original post made on Feb. 29, 2012
Last comment by P*town Truth Tellers, on Mar 2, 2012 at 3:48 pm | 4 comments | 1372 Views

AROUND TOWN

Walk in Orloff Park tomorrow

Return to the tree-studded, 8-acre Orloff Park this Saturday, March 3 meeting at 9 a.m. at the east end of the park for an...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2012
Last comment by Walk ?, on Mar 2, 2012 at 9:53 am | 1 comment | 932 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Friday news round-up from around the Bay

Here's a round-up of Friday news reports from around the Bay provided by the Bay City News bureau. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2012
Last comment by retailer, on Mar 2, 2012 at 9:12 am | 2 comments | 1072 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton man, 75, killed in car accident on Niles Canyon Road

A 75-year-old Pleasanton man was killed in a crash in Alameda County on Saturday, according to the coroner's office. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2012
Last comment by Tony, on Mar 1, 2012 at 6:59 pm | 7 comments | 1419 Views

AROUND TOWN

East Avenue Middle School locked down after Livermore police get call about a gun on campus

Livermore's East Avenue Middle School was locked down for several hours late Wednesday after a 911 call by an adult at the...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2012
Last comment by Bill Tyler, on Mar 1, 2012 at 4:56 pm | 3 comments | 1139 Views
<< < 145.25 146.25 147.25 148.25 149.25 > >>
Page 147.25 of 551

Moneyball, the Sequel: Billy Beane for President!
By Tom Cushing | 6 comments | 1,003 views

Spedowfski Announces run for Livermore City Council
By Roz Rogoff | 1 comment | 884 views

Planning the "Pleasanton way"
By Tim Hunt | 11 comments | 855 views

Take Full Advantage of Free Standardized Testing Opportunities
By Elizabeth LaScala | 0 comments | 353 views