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

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

State Legistature successfully sues to unblock their pay

I'm outraged, as all of you should be. The budget isn't balanced, so the state controller halted Legislators' salary payments,...

Original post made by Joe on Apr. 29, 2012
Last comment by Jimfo, on Apr 30, 2012 at 4:05 pm | 9 comments | 1268 Views

AROUND TOWN

Valley Trails and freeway noise

I am looking to buy a house in the Tri-Valley, and especially in Pleasanton. At first sight, Valley Trails seems like a nice...

Original post made by Sally on Apr. 25, 2012
Last comment by Mitch, on Apr 29, 2012 at 2:37 pm | 16 comments | 2093 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gourmet food trucks at Fairgrounds tomorrow

Gourmet Food Trucks will be at the Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton from 4-8:30 p.m., Saturday, April 28. Enjoy all...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2012
Last comment by jim, on Apr 29, 2012 at 10:41 am | 8 comments | 1252 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two teens arrested in 31 tire slashings in two neighborhoods

Two Pleasanton teens face felony charges in two of three recent tire-slashing incidents. "On April 19, 2012, two boys, ages...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2012
Last comment by Sonja m., on Apr 28, 2012 at 8:49 pm | 47 comments | 2331 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Nebraska man convicted of sexual abuse of 13-year-old

A former Nebraska man faces 25 years to life in prison after being convicted Tuesday for the ongoing sexual abuse of an underage...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2012
Last comment by Lets not forget about the Separation, on Apr 27, 2012 at 11:16 pm | 3 comments | 1241 Views

AROUND TOWN

Livermore teens face felony charge for detonating homemade bomb

Three teens have been arrested for what they said was a prank when three explosive devices detonated in front of a Livermore...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2012
Last comment by High School Mom, on Apr 27, 2012 at 4:46 pm | 4 comments | 898 Views

AROUND TOWN

Art exhibit by local high school and college students at Firehouse Arts Center

Showcasing the phenomenal talent of a select group of art students from Amador Valley and Foothill High Schools. Juried by...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2012
Last comment by Ptown resident, on Apr 27, 2012 at 3:47 pm | 2 comments | 978 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Voters to decide Nov. 6 if state's death penalty to continue

If it passes in November, the SAFE California Act will replace California's death penalty with life in prison with no chance...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Apr 27, 2012 at 1:49 pm | 7 comments | 1104 Views

AROUND TOWN

Action on Main @ Rose Hotel

This morning while driving to work from home, I made my regular trek down Ray to Main St. At the end of Ray on Main in front...

Original post made by Kerri on Apr. 24, 2012
Last comment by Frank, on Apr 26, 2012 at 10:27 pm | 11 comments | 1319 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board-City Council joint meeting canceled

The meeting of the Pleasanton City Council and Pleasanton school board scheduled for last night was canceled just 3-1/2 hours...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2012
Last comment by sj, on Apr 26, 2012 at 9:48 pm | 15 comments | 1372 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Have you unfriended or blocked a facebook friend because of politics?

With the political season heating up, I found this quite timely and informative. Yet another new survey shows that Republican...

Original post made by jimf01 on Apr. 23, 2012
Last comment by jimf01, on Apr 26, 2012 at 10:49 am | 10 comments | 1174 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alameda County Supervisor Nadia Lockyer resigns

Embattled Alameda County Supervisor Nadia Lockyer told her colleagues in a letter Friday that she is resigning from office...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2012
Last comment by Watson, on Apr 26, 2012 at 10:37 am | 30 comments | 1978 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Seminars planned on reverse mortgages

ECHO Housing, a nonprofit housing counseling agency, will hold a free seminar at the Pleasanton Public Library in May on...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2012
Last comment by California Mortgage, on Apr 25, 2012 at 11:24 pm | 1 comment | 920 Views

AROUND TOWN

Deadline tomorrow for entering our Mother-Daughter Lookalike Contest

With Mother's Day right around the corner, the Pleasanton Weekly again is holding its annual Mother-Daughter Lookalike contest. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2012
Last comment by Thrish, on Apr 25, 2012 at 12:10 pm | 2 comments | 1414 Views

AROUND TOWN

Downtown sizzle

An 11-member task force is recommending that rules governing entertainment in Pleasanton's downtown be eased to encourage...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2012
Last comment by Pete, on Apr 25, 2012 at 9:03 am | 22 comments | 2094 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Walmart facing a bribery probe. Only the best for P-town!

Itís great to know Pleasanton will be getting a second Walmart. I canít wait to buy lead-tainted produce from China at the...

Original post made by Sal on Apr. 23, 2012
Last comment by mittens, on Apr 25, 2012 at 8:32 am | 24 comments | 1202 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

In case of emergency info for 1st responders

My son plays football and baseball in Pleasanton, and over the past several years I've seen not only ambulances drive onto...

Original post made by Jersey94566 on Apr. 25, 2012
There are no comments yet. 962 Views

AROUND TOWN

In case of emergency info for 1st responders

My son plays football and baseball in Pleasanton, and over the past several years I've seen not only ambulances drive onto...

Original post made by Jersey94566 on Apr. 25, 2012
There are no comments yet. 519 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Retired Prop. 8 judge says same-sex marriage's time has come

The now-retired federal judge who struck down Proposition 8 said at a meeting in San Francisco Thursday he thinks same-sex...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 24, 2012 at 10:15 pm | 16 comments | 1362 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police log: Cars ransacked in Val Vista neighborhood

More than 11 unlocked vehicles in the Val Vista neighborhood were reported searched by a thief or thieves between 8:45 p.m....

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2012
Last comment by Susan, on Apr 24, 2012 at 9:16 pm | 12 comments | 1660 Views
<< < 150.25 151.25 152.25 153.25 154.25 > >>
Page 152.25 of 567

ĎMuch Adoí or is it Adios for ObamaCare?
By Tom Cushing | 33 comments | 1,096 views

Political posturing about water
By Tim Hunt | 4 comments | 778 views

Backpacked with care is back
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 483 views