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

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton council gives initial support to new police raises

The Pleasanton City Council spoke highly Tuesday about a proposed new labor agreement with the police union, a deal highlighted...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2017
Last comment by no name chosen, on Oct 6, 2017 at 9:51 am | 10 comments | 1085 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Las Positas College on lockdown amid 'suspicious occurrence'

Las Positas College in Livermore has been on lockdown with a shelter-in-place ordered on campus since around 11 a.m. today...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent , on Oct 5, 2017 at 9:33 pm | 12 comments | 2645 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Local officials raise awareness of 'Day Without Water'

Local officials are raising awareness of a campaign that emphasizes the importance of water and related infrastructure. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2017
Last comment by Flightops, on Oct 5, 2017 at 2:48 pm | 2 comments | 710 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Announcing the 2017 Tri-Valley Heroes

Nine individuals have been named "Tri-Valley Heroes" in the Pleasanton Weekly and DanvilleSanRamon.com's sixth annual awards...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2017
Last comment by ada, on Oct 5, 2017 at 11:11 am | 1 comment | 2402 Views

RESTAURANTS

Two Cal High alums killed in Vegas shooting

Two California High School alumni were among those killed in Sunday night's mass shooting at a country music festival in...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2017
Last comment by Member, on Oct 4, 2017 at 9:37 pm | 1 comment | 2003 Views

AROUND TOWN

Amador Valley High named National Blue Ribbon School

Amador Valley High School has been named a 2017 National Blue Ribbon School, one of only 25 schools in the state to receive...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2017
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Oct 4, 2017 at 6:33 pm | 16 comments | 2950 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Shooter at Las Positas College?

I just heard that at Las Positas they issued a lockdown : There's either an active shooter or a person of suspicion on campus. From...

Original post made by Al on Oct. 4, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Oct 4, 2017 at 1:49 pm | 6 comments | 156 Views

AROUND TOWN

New raises lead proposed contract between city, police union

The Pleasanton City Council is set for its first public review of a proposed labor contract between the city and the Pleasanton...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2017
Last comment by Map, on Oct 4, 2017 at 1:41 pm | 8 comments | 1573 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Woman displaced by garage fire in Dublin

A woman was displaced from her home after a fire broke out in the garage Wednesday evening in Dublin, according to Alameda...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2017
Last comment by Why ReRun this now?, on Oct 2, 2017 at 5:01 pm | 2 comments | 1784 Views

SPORTS

Young Blue Devils win state title

The Tri-Valley Blue Devils 12U-B travel hockey team was crowned state champion in its division at the CAHA playoffs, held...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2017
Last comment by Jesse Mount, on Oct 1, 2017 at 9:26 am | 1 comment | 352 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Report: I-580 in Pleasanton continues to see less congestion than in past

For the second year in a row, Interstate 580 through Pleasanton did not make the top 10 list of most congested Bay Area freeway...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2017
Last comment by Flightops, on Sep 30, 2017 at 2:16 pm | 21 comments | 3041 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around Pleasanton: Trader Joe's opens expanded store in Rose Pavilion

I was one of the early-bird customers at 8 a.m. last Friday as Trader Joe's opened its new 13,000-square-foot grocery store...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2017
Last comment by Dave, on Sep 29, 2017 at 8:47 pm | 4 comments | 2846 Views

AROUND TOWN

Two Democrats announce campaigns to unseat Assemblywoman Baker

An attorney from Orinda and an Army veteran from Walnut Creek have recently announced that they plan to run against incumbent...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2017
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Sep 29, 2017 at 6:51 pm | 11 comments | 2580 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Chabad opens Jewish high holy days at new Pleasanton center

When Rabbi Raleigh Resnick blows the Shofar today at Rosh Hashanah services, he and the community Chabad he leads will be...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
Last comment by Marc, on Sep 29, 2017 at 12:46 pm | 4 comments | 798 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Backpacking the globe: Family of five sets out for worldwide adventure

The Swenson family of five will soon don their backpacks and take off for Beijing, the first stop in a year-long quest to...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2017
Last comment by Sian, on Sep 29, 2017 at 11:52 am | 3 comments | 4169 Views

AROUND TOWN

Inmates who escaped from Dublin minimum security prison arrested in Mexico

Two women who escaped from a federal minimum security facility in Dublin earlier this month have been arrested in Mexico,...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2017
Last comment by J, on Sep 29, 2017 at 11:49 am | 1 comment | 930 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Banned Books Week arrives in Pleasanton

Sunday marked the start of Banned Books Week, an annual event launched in 1982 in response to a national increase in the...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Sep 29, 2017 at 8:31 am | 2 comments | 1715 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board OKs bond-funded laptop purchase

The Pleasanton school board Tuesday night unanimously approved the first contract for a capital project using Measure I1...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Sep 28, 2017 at 11:01 pm | 33 comments | 1918 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Friends close in on running every street in Pleasanton

By Sunday, residents Sarah Holtzclaw and Betty Taylor will have accomplished the feat of running every street in town, racking...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2017
Last comment by Bill, on Sep 28, 2017 at 9:54 pm | 1 comment | 2266 Views

AROUND TOWN

County seeks input on bike, pedestrian conditions in unincorporated Pleasanton

Alameda County officials are currently soliciting feedback from residents about bicycle and pedestrian improvements on key...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2017
Last comment by pleasanton resident, on Sep 28, 2017 at 5:49 pm | 11 comments | 2222 Views
<< < 1 2 3 4 5 > >>
Page 2.25 of 708

Please give us a hand while we flout federal law
By Tim Hunt | 11 comments | 635 views

A good year for Pleasanton; 2018 could be even better
By Jeb Bing | 0 comments | 611 views