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

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Some new BART cars expected to be in service by September

New BART cars are expected to start carrying passengers in late September following final testing this summer, BART officials...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2017
Last comment by Grapevines, 17 hours ago | 1 comment | 392 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Junipero-Independence traffic calming draft plan set for community review Monday

Pleasanton city officials are scheduled to hold a community meeting Monday evening to receive public input on the draft calming...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2017
Last comment by LanceM, on Jul 21, 2017 at 10:46 pm | 13 comments | 1674 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Local food truck forced to move from longtime spot, relocates across street

A food truck that has operated on Vineyard Avenue since the 1990s was recently forced to relocate -- albeit not far from...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2017
Last comment by FrequentWalkerMiles, on Jul 21, 2017 at 2:43 pm | 27 comments | 3861 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Keeping cool in the Tri-Valley

For the true, time-tested way to escape the heat, look to the water. Tri-Valley residents have many different options at...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2017
Last comment by hvac, on Jul 21, 2017 at 4:12 am | 1 comment | 1502 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board signs off on law firm agreements

The Pleasanton school board has approved several new hires as well as contracts for next school year between PUSD and four...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2017
Last comment by Flightops, on Jul 20, 2017 at 5:37 pm | 2 comments | 292 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Food truck moved thanks to code enforcement etc....

well since when is blocking a city street legal? come on code enforcers of Ptown-every hot day a major gridlock on Neal...

Original post made by Taco lover on Jul. 19, 2017
Last comment by no name chosen, on Jul 20, 2017 at 12:43 pm | 1 comment | 128 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

City Council approves Alviso Adobe Community Park Implementation Plan

The Pleasanton City Council unanimously endorsed the Alviso Adobe Community Park Implementation Plan on Tuesday night, outlining...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2017
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Jul 19, 2017 at 7:10 pm | 3 comments | 1343 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon Valley's I-680 express lanes set to open in early fall

Express lanes on the Interstate 680 just north of Pleasanton are nearing completion, scheduled to open in early fall, though...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent , on Jul 18, 2017 at 8:21 pm | 10 comments | 2354 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Swalwell again targets student loan debt

Local U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell continues to set his sights on student loan debt, spending a week earlier this summer reintroducing...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2017
Last comment by Taxpayer, on Jul 17, 2017 at 10:51 am | 30 comments | 2517 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

City moving forward with new outdoor seating area, bike corral downtown

Downtown Pleasanton is set to receive two new public amenities in the place of three roadside parking spots, at least in...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2017
Last comment by cymru, on Jul 15, 2017 at 10:35 pm | 37 comments | 4336 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Wildlife officer recognized for Dublin Ranch investigation work

A California Department of Fish and Wildlife employee is being recognized nationally for her efforts to protect endangered...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2017
Last comment by thanks, on Jul 14, 2017 at 4:31 pm | 4 comments | 1635 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bill to extend alcohol sales hours advances in state legislature

A bill that would allow local communities across California to extend alcohol sales hours past 2 a.m. is one step closer...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2017
Last comment by John, on Jul 14, 2017 at 9:05 am | 21 comments | 1213 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Commission to debate Valley Trails neighbors' dispute over 2nd-floor addition

The Pleasanton Planning Commission is set Wednesday to wade into a disagreement between Valley Trails neighbors over one...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2017
Last comment by FrequentWalkerMiles, on Jul 13, 2017 at 2:44 pm | 13 comments | 2533 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Editorial: Wireless facility bill will circumvent local control

Thank you, Sen. Steve Glazer (D-Orinda), for being the lone No vote on Senate Bill 649, which, in essence, usurps local government...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2017
Last comment by Happy Camper, on Jul 10, 2017 at 11:04 am | 3 comments | 1458 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

New director named to Alameda County Fair board

Rose Johnson, a Pleasanton resident and chief executive officer of the Davis Street Family Resource Center in San Leandro...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2015
Last comment by Romeo, on Jul 9, 2017 at 3:26 pm | 4 comments | 3423 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Already read 30 stories this month?

PW: I just attempted to read an article and was given a notice that I've already read 30 articles this month and I would...

Original post made by Ndna Jnz on Jul. 6, 2017
Last comment by Gina Channell, Pleasanton Weekly Publisher, on Jul 6, 2017 at 10:31 am | 1 comment | 230 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Fourth of July fireworks in the Tri-Valley

Whether it's a vibrant fireworks spectacular or an intimate fireworks lighting at a local park, the Tri-Valley provides plenty...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2017
Last comment by Ken, on Jul 5, 2017 at 9:57 pm | 2 comments | 2809 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton ready to celebrate Independence Day

The Pleasanton community is set to gather together at Lions Wayside Park on Tuesday for an afternoon of family-friendly music,...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2017
Last comment by Joe Crosslin, on Jul 3, 2017 at 1:05 pm | 1 comment | 1986 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Costco - The Facts.

Costco has a different business model than most retailers and remains one of the few retailers that reports sales every month. That...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Jun. 25, 2017
Last comment by Scott Hale, on Jul 2, 2017 at 8:12 am | 6 comments | 434 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alameda County DA's Office promotes gun safety campaign

The Alameda County District Attorney's Office and the distraught father of a 15-year-old boy who was killed in a gun accident...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jun 27, 2017 at 6:59 pm | 7 comments | 1463 Views
1 2 3 4 5 > >>
Page 1 of 166

Question credibility, corroboration before condemnation
By pleasantonweekly.com | 5 comments | 982 views

What You Need to Do Before Your Child Goes to College
By Elizabeth LaScala | 0 comments | 333 views