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Original post made by Map, Del Prado, on Jul 11, 2013

Just drove thru the rose pavilion shopping center and spotted a new massage parlor with the doors and windows covered with heavy material, that makes 3 massage parlors in that complex, what's going on with the landlords, is it that hard to find a tenant?? Hopefully PPD is going to start cracking down on these places before we have one on every corner, something shady going on in there!! Wake up Pleasanton things are changing around here.

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Posted by Should be legal
a resident of Birdland
on Jul 11, 2013 at 8:14 pm

I do not know what type of massages are being given but it should be legal as are marijuana use, same sex marriage, so why not prostitution if that is what is going on there. I see nothing wrong in a state where everything goes and should.


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Posted by Simple Minds
a resident of Downtown
on Jul 12, 2013 at 8:27 am

sounds like a good ole case of supply and demand. Pleasanton residents like their massages.


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Posted by Jeffrey
a resident of Fairlands Elementary School
on Jul 12, 2013 at 8:45 am

Lighten up people...lets not start burying a business without knowing ANYTHING about it..everything isn't shady and underhanded. I have gone to that new massage parlor on more than one occasion..very professional and really nice Asian owners. the reason there is multiple businesses there in that shopping center is because it has become an Asian gathering place..Ranch 99 is in there as well as a coupl eof Asian restaurants so naturally, there is a larger community to draw upon there for customers. Its a good business model and I have NEVER seen anything slightly "underhanded" about the busoiness. Please don't just hang a new business owner before giving them a chance.


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Posted by happy ending?
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Jul 12, 2013 at 9:18 am

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Posted by neighbor
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Jul 12, 2013 at 9:35 am

Glad the wooden sign post springing out of the trunk of a car, as advertisement, hasn't been seen for awhile.... Hope it stays that way. Otherwise there will be 3 post signs growing like a line of trees out of car trunks saying "Massage" ugh that would be unreal.


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Posted by Cholo
a resident of Livermore
on Jul 12, 2013 at 9:50 am

Find out where the folks who give the actual massages are from. Are they US citizens? How long have they been in Ca? Where did they last work? Salary? Do the employees receive benefits? What specifically.

be aware, careful, enjoy!


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Posted by Kim
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Jul 12, 2013 at 9:51 am

There's one hidden in a shopping center on the corner of Santa Rita and Stoneridge drive that is open vet late at night. Its not far from my home and we are all unhappy about what it appears is going on. Let's just say that Massage Envy, what I believe to be a credible salon, keeps normal business hours and doesn't have there neon "OPEN" sign lit until midnight or after. I don't know why they haven't been shut down.


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Posted by JnJ
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Jul 12, 2013 at 10:11 am

Complain to the landlords and their investors/ banks financing them. Most banks will not appreciate the notoriety of such a tenant occupying their collateral and are probably unaware that such a tenant has moved in.


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Posted by artlover1
a resident of Birdland
on Jul 12, 2013 at 11:56 am

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Posted by Charlie Goodtime
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Jul 12, 2013 at 12:02 pm

Ah, all the components that go into our typical PW posts. Moral sanctimony, quick to label all non-whites as illegals, fear of sex, revealing a deep-seated sexual repression in one's own life. Keep at it all you fine conservative Plutonians!


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Posted by Anon
a resident of Birdland
on Jul 12, 2013 at 2:05 pm

Artlover1....wow...you complain and complain..then when the cops arrest the operators you complain about that...your hilarious. Perhaps you should relax and go get a massage.


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Posted by Mike
a resident of Highland Oaks
on Jul 12, 2013 at 3:00 pm

Regulate and tax.

Next?

Mike


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Posted by Tom
a resident of Golden Eagle
on Jul 12, 2013 at 3:41 pm

I certainly hope this story has a "happy ending"


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Posted by linda
a resident of Amador Estates
on Jul 12, 2013 at 5:44 pm

I hope these massage places they know they are can not stay in business. There are some really nice wellnes salons. Like Zen wellnes.if you want you know what, go to Nevada. It is o.k. there.


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Posted by Map
a resident of Del Prado
on Jul 12, 2013 at 7:31 pm

The giveaway on these places is to watch a "customer" go inside and then about 10 minutes later a car will pull up and drop off a " masseuse"---you non-believers can talk to PPD or the sheriffs dept. they know this is going on but hard to stop them! Wake up people, keep looking the other way and these places will be everywhere


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Posted by Prostitution Disneyland
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Jul 13, 2013 at 8:37 am

Neon Massage signs on first street make it look like Prostitution Disneyland.
This is Interesting. While I think Prostitution should be legal and regulated the neon signs on First street are out of control.

Pleasanton has a high level of activity on this massage parlor rating website. The website, rubmaps.com, lists local massage parlors along with menus of sexual services the site says are provided in addition to massages by some of the masseuses.


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Posted by Cholo
a resident of Livermore
on Jul 13, 2013 at 10:33 am

Please explain why you believe that "prostitution should be legal".

PROSTITUTION RESEARCH AND EDUCATION IS ONLINE...check it out.


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Posted by Why
a resident of Birdland
on Jul 13, 2013 at 11:49 am

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Posted by Cholo
a resident of Livermore
on Jul 14, 2013 at 6:29 pm

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Posted by Jake
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Jul 14, 2013 at 8:04 pm

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Posted by Cindy
a resident of Danbury Park
on Jul 15, 2013 at 8:28 am

Innocent until proven guilty...hmmm? Not in Pleasanton


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Posted by Dude
a resident of Bridle Creek
on Jul 15, 2013 at 9:58 am

Why from Birdland has explained it perfectly. We continue to receive exactly what we vote for.


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Posted by Drusillia
a resident of Avignon
on Jul 15, 2013 at 11:07 am

"Anything goes here in the sunshine state." Or as it's more commonly known, Florida.


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Posted by Cholo
a resident of Livermore
on Jul 15, 2013 at 1:22 pm

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Posted by Benji
a resident of Pleasanton Heights
on Jul 15, 2013 at 2:05 pm

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Posted by hokey-smokes
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Jul 15, 2013 at 10:46 pm

Pleasanton has a long history of houses of ill-repute. According to some of the old timers I spoke with, the volume of activity picked up with the summer Alameda County horse races way back-when.


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Posted by Moral Turpitude Forever
a resident of California Reflections
on Jul 17, 2013 at 4:58 am

Ok ladies pressures on start giving it up or your man might not get a stiff massage elsewhere.!!!


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