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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

A Challenge - Use One Name

Given the often heated nature of the discussions on these boards, it would be great to see people pick one name to post under...

Original post made by Stay Cool on Sep. 28, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Sep 30, 2009 at 2:27 pm | 19 comments | 1369 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Senate committee approves health care plan

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20091013/ap_on_go_co/us_health_care_overhaul...

Original post made by Stay Cool on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by jimf01, on Oct 14, 2009 at 2:43 pm | 11 comments | 1172 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Our Union's at work here folks!!

and for those you who felt comfortable on the bus or BART for that matter better read what the unions are requested or demanding. http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?...

Original post made by Stay Cool on Oct. 21, 2009
Last comment by Patriotic Moderate, on Oct 22, 2009 at 12:02 am | 7 comments | 951 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Fact Checking

I agree with previous posts - the importance of fact checking cannot be underestimated: "It must have seemed so perfect....

Original post made by Stay Cool on Oct. 25, 2009
Last comment by Mariana, on Oct 29, 2009 at 7:38 pm | 6 comments | 853 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The National Mood

Interesting survey results from WSJ/NBC poll: "But a dark national view of how everybody in Washington is conducting the...

Original post made by Stay Cool on Oct. 29, 2009
Last comment by DaleG, on Oct 31, 2009 at 11:02 pm | 12 comments | 841 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Terrible Tragedy at Fort Hood, TX.

A devastating tragedy has occured at Fort Hood, TX. Please keep our military personnel and their families in your thoughts. http://www.cnn.com/2009/US/11/05/texas.fort.hood.shooti...

Original post made by Stay Cool on Nov. 5, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Nov 8, 2009 at 1:34 am | 8 comments | 1271 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

An Analysis of Past and Current Administrations

This post is in response to '!'s request for an explanation regarding a statement I made in another thread: "By the time...

Original post made by Stay Cool on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by vesyolkina, on Dec 25, 2009 at 4:49 am | 9 comments | 1038 Views

AROUND TOWN

what exactly is a heritage tree?

What makes a tree a heritage tree in downtown P-town? I have a fir I want to get rid of but was told by a neighbor I can't...

Original post made by Stella on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by heritage tree, on May 18, 2013 at 10:21 am | 5 comments | 1568 Views

AROUND TOWN

YES-Fresh and Easy in P-town is staying open

Anyone else happy that Fresh and Easy in P-town is one of the lucky stores to be staying open? Awesome store, excellent...

Original post made by Stella on Sep. 11, 2013
Last comment by employee of F&E, on Sep 12, 2013 at 12:06 pm | 10 comments | 1033 Views

AROUND TOWN

Winds cause havoc in Pleasanton

We had several large trees fall in the downtown area last night-many causing LPFD and police to come out to block streets...

Original post made by Stella on Oct. 28, 2013
Last comment by Smh, on Oct 29, 2013 at 3:40 pm | 9 comments | 1537 Views

AROUND TOWN

Not a 4 Way Stop

Please people learn to drive and read street signs. The intersection at W. Angela @Peres is NOT a 4 way stop. It is just...

Original post made by Stella on Jan. 10, 2014
Last comment by totally annoyed, on Jan 14, 2014 at 9:46 am | 5 comments | 1167 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police tape on a house

anyone out there know why a house on Rose between Peters and augustine has police tape up? saw it today for the first time....

Original post made by Stella on Mar. 14, 2014
There are no comments yet. 253 Views

AROUND TOWN

Marco's Pizza

anyone know why Marco's Pizza shut down all of a sudden? was just there two weeks ago then went last night and they were...

Original post made by Stella on Mar. 23, 2014
There are no comments yet. 396 Views

AROUND TOWN

Layoffs at my company, would like parcel tax solution

My company recently went through a merger. It was announced today that there will be up to 450 layoffs, some of these from...

Original post made by Steph on Mar. 13, 2009
Last comment by T, on Mar 21, 2009 at 9:11 pm | 37 comments | 1652 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

What is Conservatism?

I found a very good definition of Conservatism and thought many of you might like to read this...even if you happen to be...

Original post made by Stephanie on Jul. 5, 2009
Last comment by J, on Jul 9, 2009 at 12:56 pm | 13 comments | 1260 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

"Extreme Makeover, Conservative Edition" by Former Leftist..."Robin of Berkeley"

("Robin of Berkeley" has written several articles posted in American Thinker. This is her latest. Contrary to some opinions,...

Original post made by Stephanie on Jul. 8, 2009
Last comment by resident, on Jul 9, 2009 at 8:28 am | 5 comments | 1044 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

State cuts to schools

My neighbor, who works as a teacher in the Pleasanton Schools told me that because of the state budget, the schools are going...

Original post made by Stephen on Nov. 11, 2008
Last comment by another disastisfied parent, on Dec 23, 2008 at 7:53 pm | 15 comments | 1842 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD budget cuts again?

We all realize that the budget crisis at the state level will impact our schools. We watched the PUSD board meeting tonight...

Original post made by Stephen on Nov. 17, 2008
Last comment by grammar checker, on Nov 27, 2008 at 7:29 pm | 41 comments | 2617 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD Retiree Incentives

WOW Did you hear at the board meeting tonight night that one of the reasons the district is in the red was because the retiree...

Original post made by Stephen on Dec. 9, 2008
Last comment by me, on Dec 19, 2008 at 8:26 pm | 2 comments | 1689 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama's Presidency the biggest diaster in american history?

I guess when we elect someone with no experience and he surrounds himself with people with less experience we get what would...

Original post made by Stephen on Aug. 8, 2011
Last comment by Fyodor, on Aug 15, 2011 at 11:51 am | 55 comments | 1707 Views
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