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

Which side of the fence are you on?

Which side of the fence? If you ever wondered which side of the fence you sit on, this is a great test! If a Conservative...

Original post made by Pablo on Jun. 28, 2010
Last comment by Pat C., on Jun 30, 2010 at 12:39 pm | 42 comments | 2371 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tomorrow is the last day of the life-like sculptures in downtown Pleasanton

Tomorrow, June 30, is the last day of the interactive art exhibit by internationally-known sculptor J. Seward Johnson at...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2010
Last comment by Jamie, on Jun 30, 2010 at 12:28 pm | 16 comments | 1616 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Brown launches investigation into foreclosures that affect renters

Attorney General Edmund G. Brown Jr. yesterday launched an investigation aimed at protecting the rights of the "forgotten...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2010
Last comment by Barbara, on Jun 30, 2010 at 11:02 am | 1 comment | 22169 Views

AROUND TOWN

THE RICHEST IN TOWN ARE CALLED TO DUTY

Yep, I have learned a lot about the next mayoral election. Thank you Pablo, Scott C, curious, justwondering, Stacey and Rat...

Original post made by LOCAL MAYOR on Jun. 28, 2010
Last comment by $ Mayor for hire, on Jun 30, 2010 at 10:20 am | 15 comments | 1347 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Spotornos' Full Page PW Ad

I'd like to draw attention to the full page ad the Spotornos took out in yesterday's Pleasanton Weekly. Did anyone not see...

Original post made by Stacey on Nov. 1, 2008
Last comment by Cheap Motorhomes, on Jun 30, 2010 at 3:50 am | 21 comments | 14941 Views

RESTAURANTS

STACEY'S ON MAIN

WE TRIED STACEYS ON MAIN STREET, WE ENJOYED THE FOOD, THE SERVICE WAS MINIMAL. WE WAITED FOR OUR COCKTAILS UNTIL THE WAITRESS...

Original post made by LIZ ANYA on Jun. 15, 2010
Last comment by resident, on Jun 30, 2010 at 12:05 am | 15 comments | 3646 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Day 70 and Counting...

Where's your sense of urgency Mr. President to clean up this spill? You have hardly deployed any of the resources at your...

Original post made by Day70 on Jun. 29, 2010
Last comment by Arroyo, on Jun 29, 2010 at 7:06 pm | 2 comments | 1252 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Power outage shutters businesses this morning in Roses Pavilion, other northeast Pleasanton areas

A widespread power outage closed businesses just as they were about to open Sunday morning in much of northeast Pleasanton...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2010
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Jun 29, 2010 at 6:23 pm | 6 comments | 1679 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Want to appeal your tax assessment? Go online

Beginning Thursday, Alameda County will offer a new online application process for assessment appeals applications. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2010
Last comment by Rick, on Jun 29, 2010 at 4:49 pm | 1 comment | 1724 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police activity at ruby hills

Driving down vineyard yesterday there were 2 police cars off the side of the road, writing down in their little black books...

Original post made by Jackie on Jun. 28, 2010
Last comment by maja7, on Jun 29, 2010 at 3:57 pm | 9 comments | 2664 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Let the Rioting Begin

Today the defense will probably rest in the trial of former BART Officer Johannes Mehserle trial for murder. The prosecution...

Original post made by Mike on Jun. 29, 2010
Last comment by Maja7, on Jun 29, 2010 at 3:48 pm | 4 comments | 1324 Views

AROUND TOWN

Community of Character--remember?

For a city that prides itself on its Community of Character traits, last week's City Council meeting fell short of the goal....

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2010
Last comment by Interesting, on Jun 29, 2010 at 3:16 pm | 6 comments | 1621 Views

AROUND TOWN

One of two brothers pleads guilty in Pleasanton meth lab case

Robert Magoon, one of two brothers accused of running a meth lab out of his Pleasanton home has accepted a plea deal that...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 29, 2010 at 3:11 pm | 16 comments | 2088 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Expanded definition of Socialism

I thought it would be interesting to look at some of the underlying aspects of socialism in our American society * If...

Original post made by Defining Definitions on Jun. 29, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 29, 2010 at 11:43 am | 1 comment | 1345 Views

AROUND TOWN

Brick wall on Kolln and Valley

Does anybody know what the story is behind the ugly brick wall on Kolln and Valley? Obviously, it is to block traffic from...

Original post made by Lynn on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by Pete, on Jun 29, 2010 at 9:56 am | 16 comments | 2329 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Reagan Was Wrong: The Nine Most Terrifying Words Are, "I'm a Libertarian and the Market Will Save You"

Article link: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/mitchell-bard/reagan-was-wrong-the-nine_b_628022.html by Mitchell Bard "You...

Original post made by Harris on Jun. 29, 2010
Last comment by radical, on Jun 29, 2010 at 9:42 am | 3 comments | 1309 Views

AROUND TOWN

Talk about a bad hair day!

There's much more at the Alameda County Fair than rides and tasty food as Cassandra Gutschall, 25, shows Sunday after getting...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2010
Last comment by erika, on Jun 29, 2010 at 9:07 am | 1 comment | 1733 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

BREAKING NEWS: McNerney Votes in Favor of the Greatest Ever Assault on Free-Speech In America

McNerney simply has to be defeated in November if we want to protect what is remaining of our US Constitution. "The DISCLOSE...

Original post made by Concerned American on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by radical, on Jun 29, 2010 at 8:00 am | 25 comments | 1403 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bay Bridge tolls rise to as much as $6 during peak hours starting Thursday

The Bay Area Toll Authority is reminding drivers of toll increases to the region's seven state-owned toll bridges effective...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jun 29, 2010 at 7:16 am | 11 comments | 1823 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

State GOP turning Schwarzenegger into a lonely leader

Excerpts: “After nearly six years in office, Schwarzenegger has few friends left in either party” “We thought...

Original post made by mepartypatriot on Jun. 27, 2010
Last comment by mepartypatriot, on Jun 28, 2010 at 11:42 pm | 4 comments | 1205 Views
<< < 425.25 426.25 427.25 428.25 429.25 > >>
Page 427.25 of 685

A great Leap Day idea moves forward
By Tim Hunt | 1 comment | 764 views