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SPORTS

SPORTS BRIEFS: Water polo, soccer, basketball, swimming, tennis

The Pleasanton Seahawks swam as champions at the California-Nevada Spring Championship in Las Vegas earlier this month, with...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2009
Last comment by justlaxin, on Apr 7, 2009 at 3:19 pm | 4 comments | 2359 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Angela Street Fire

Back in Decenber the story of this fire made all the headlines for a while. The cause of the fire was listed as "suspicious"...

Original post made by curious george on Mar. 16, 2009
Last comment by anonymous, on Apr 7, 2009 at 1:24 pm | 2 comments | 1589 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The Kingdom for a Time Machine

I had asked the Board (posted in another thread) what had happened to the plan to have a 7% reserve. The response was “I...

Original post made by Kathleen on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen, on Apr 7, 2009 at 6:38 am | 6 comments | 1155 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton teachers agree to a 2-day layoff if parcel tax passes

The Association of Pleasanton Teachers--the teachers' union--has announced that its members have voted by a two-thirds majority...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on Apr 7, 2009 at 5:59 am | 12 comments | 1460 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why Trust PUSD?

I'm just curious as to why everyone seems to think that the summaries, memos, FAQs put out by PUSD about the parcel tax measure...

Original post made by Stacey on Apr. 5, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on Apr 7, 2009 at 5:50 am | 6 comments | 1518 Views

AROUND TOWN

General Plan delayed again by housing cap dispute

Community and city leaders started updating the Pleasanton General Plan in 2003, a hoped-for three-year process that is now...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2009
Last comment by Julia Schultz, on Apr 7, 2009 at 3:03 am | 1 comment | 1121 Views

AROUND TOWN

Picking Up After YOUR Dog

My wife and I have been walking around the Sports Park and have noticed that most of the dog owners DO NOT pick up after...

Original post made by Park Walker on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by PToWN94566, on Apr 6, 2009 at 8:46 pm | 15 comments | 1291 Views

AROUND TOWN

My Favorite Apple Turnover Recipe. It is mighty tasty!

Here is my favorite Apple Turnover recipe. I hope at least a few people enjoy it. Please give me your critique. Apple...

Original post made by Paul on Apr. 5, 2009
Last comment by FOOOOOD, on Apr 6, 2009 at 5:30 pm | 3 comments | 2297 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

PW Parcel Tax Limitation Policy: Results to Date

I took a snapshot of the PW parcel tax posting policy which selectively limits who can post on any thread that involves this...

Original post made by frank on Apr. 5, 2009
Last comment by LCG, on Apr 6, 2009 at 4:07 pm | 8 comments | 1355 Views

AROUND TOWN

Off-road vehicle - Really!

What was reported as a serious rollover accident on Foothill Road Saturday turned out to be something less when the driver...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2009
Last comment by Rae, on Apr 6, 2009 at 3:30 pm | 8 comments | 1228 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Great Weather We Are Having, Eh?

Hey Frank, you are right, we are being shut down. So this thread will not use the "t" word. Either Jeb and his staff are...

Original post made by resident on Apr. 5, 2009
Last comment by anon, on Apr 6, 2009 at 9:33 am | 5 comments | 1331 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Budding young scientists star at Science Fair

If you like science projects at the elementary level, the Alameda County Fairgrounds is the place to be next Tuesday night....

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2009
Last comment by been there, on Apr 5, 2009 at 11:08 pm | 4 comments | 1280 Views

AROUND TOWN

Obituaries

Robert C. Greene Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4171 posted Friday, June 20,...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Apr 5, 2009 at 10:49 pm | 2 comments | 1139 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Note new website "pleasantonteaparty . com"

On April 15th in Pleasanton (Santa Rita & Black Ave.), tell Washington, Sacramento, and local government officials what you...

Original post made by Paul on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 5, 2009 at 4:43 pm | 5 comments | 1301 Views

AROUND TOWN

Steady Support for FireHouse Arts Center

The Pleasanton Cultural Arts Foundation (PCAF) is sponsoring “That’s Entertainment: A Gala Benefiting the Firehouse Arts...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 5, 2009 at 2:31 pm | 4 comments | 1133 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

More CENSORSHIP from the Oh-So-Tolerant Pleasanton Weekly!

I placed a link to a site on "pjtv . com" which provides information that the mainstream media simply does not air. This...

Original post made by # on Apr. 4, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 5, 2009 at 11:42 am | 3 comments | 1448 Views

AROUND TOWN

Home Sales

This week's data represents homes sold during February 2009 Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5359...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2009
Last comment by Don't buy Schaefer, on Apr 5, 2009 at 8:56 am | 1 comment | 1111 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Censorship of No On Parcel Tax Postings

Wow, it's getting more and more difficult to use the Town Square Forum to share information and offer opinions because the...

Original post made by John on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on Apr 4, 2009 at 6:42 pm | 5 comments | 1147 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

History Repeats Itself - Deja Vu Anybody?

While cleaning house, I found this letter... how naive the writer was to think a worse time could not come! 27 Jan 2003 Pleasanton...

Original post made by John Adams on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on Apr 4, 2009 at 6:36 pm | 3 comments | 1210 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

RE: Building community takes a village

I applaud Margaret Fuquea's courageous letter to the editor in today's Pleasanton Weekly. I too am considered a second class...

Original post made by Ro on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on Apr 4, 2009 at 6:31 pm | 4 comments | 1215 Views
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Tough new rules on water are necessary
By Tim Hunt | 9 comments | 996 views

Saving Water
By Roz Rogoff | 4 comments | 730 views