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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Joe Wilson is an American hero!

It's great that after all the past 8 years of lies and distortions and outright criminality someone finally stood up and...

Original post made by Matt on Sep. 10, 2009
Last comment by sat, on Sep 17, 2009 at 9:57 am | 19 comments | 1191 Views

AROUND TOWN

What's LARPD Special Tax?

Does anyone knows what's LARPD Special Tax shown in your property tax bill, as Special Charges? It's amounted to about $29/...

Original post made by Matt on Jan. 4, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Jan 5, 2010 at 12:26 pm | 3 comments | 998 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pentin Suggests Using Recycled Toilet Water for Drinking?

It was reported the Vice Mayor Jerry Pentin "... asked staff at a November council meeting about perhaps using recycled water...

Original post made by Matt Morrison on Feb. 6, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 7, 2014 at 6:06 pm | 7 comments | 660 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Downtown

I read the article a couple of weeks back discussing the state of OUR downtown. I agree that something has to be done immediately....

Original post made by Matt Skinner on Feb. 16, 2009
Last comment by Claudette McDermott, on Feb 25, 2009 at 3:51 pm | 45 comments | 2385 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Oak Grove Developer Spends $379k to date

City of Pleasanton campaign reports reveal that as of May 22nd Oak Grove land speculator Fredric Lin has spent $379,000 so...

Original post made by Matt Sullivan on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by Judy, on May 30, 2010 at 11:23 pm | 23 comments | 1347 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Taxpayers NOW in the USED car business

What next? First we become the proud owners of the new car industry. Now the USED car indusrty? House passes 'cash...

Original post made by Max on Jun. 9, 2009
Last comment by stupid is as stuid does, on Jun 10, 2009 at 6:55 pm | 3 comments | 1190 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Stark/McNerney Town Hall Meeting Saturday

I wanted to let you know that Congressman Jerry McNerney and Congressman Pete Stark will be hosting a joint town hall meeting...

Original post made by Mayor Jennifer Hosterman on Sep. 11, 2007
Last comment by aaron, on Oct 1, 2007 at 2:53 pm | 3 comments | 2421 Views

AROUND TOWN

Community Office Hours with Assemblymember Torrico

I am so pleased that Assemblymember Torrico is joining me for office hours. This is a great opportunity for the community...

Original post made by Mayor Jennifer Hosterman on Oct. 16, 2007
There are no comments yet. 11669 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mayor Hosts Open House at Firehouse Arts Center

I am inviting the community to join me at a Community Open House at the planned Firehouse Arts Center. Saturday, October...

Original post made by Mayor Jennifer Hosterman on Oct. 16, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2291 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Does anyone have the date for William Hogarty and his cronies for their crimes?

I know it is in November, don't know the date. We were screwed by him too, although we weren't lucky enough to end up as...

Original post made by MB on Nov. 3, 2014
Last comment by Tom, on Nov 4, 2014 at 1:36 pm | 2 comments | 421 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police Activity at Victoria's Salon on Thursday

There was police activity around Victoria's Salon Thursday evening. Anybody know what went down?...

Original post made by McGruff on May. 13, 2011
There are no comments yet. 998 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney Votes AGAINST Creating Jobs and FOR Govt Interference...

No surprise here...but wanted you all to be very aware that your (mis-) representative and mine voted AGAINST the "Protecting...

Original post made by McNerneyAgainstJobs on Sep. 19, 2011
There are no comments yet. 966 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

McNerney Votes to CRUSH the Dreams of Low Income DC Students to Receive Quality Education

Our "esteemed" BigGovernment Representative McNerney votes to crush the dreams of low income DC students who were thriving...

Original post made by McNerneyCares??? on Apr. 4, 2011
Last comment by McNerneyCares???, on Apr 4, 2011 at 9:03 am | 4 comments | 1118 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Wow. McNerney's SEIU Now Freely Admits Communist Ties

So with this news out in the open, let's see if our Pleasanton Weekly "journalists" will do their job and ask McNerney (who...

Original post made by McNerneysSEIU on May. 6, 2011
Last comment by Saturday NonShopper, on May 9, 2011 at 2:15 pm | 8 comments | 2051 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Religious Zealots downtown - should something be done?

No less than 4 or 5 times this summer I have been with my children and had to listen to religious zealots screaming at the...

Original post made by McPleasanton on Sep. 7, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 13, 2009 at 7:31 am | 45 comments | 2412 Views

AROUND TOWN

Traffic Engineer

Has Pleasanton considered hiring a traffic engineer? The light sequencing on virtually every cross town road creates great...

Original post made by Me on Sep. 27, 2013
Last comment by Me , on Sep 3, 2014 at 8:43 am | 13 comments | 1428 Views

AROUND TOWN

West Las Positas bunking bronco

Does anyone know when the City plans to correct the dangerous road sinking issues occurring on the stretch do W. Las Positas...

Original post made by Me on Sep. 3, 2014
Last comment by Me, on Sep 11, 2014 at 3:15 pm | 8 comments | 453 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School Registration

I just wanted to comment on school registration and "proof of residency". Why is it that the schools only except utilties,...

Original post made by Me Too on Aug. 14, 2009
Last comment by Good Idea, on Aug 24, 2009 at 4:07 pm | 17 comments | 1438 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Car Registration - hybrids pay less

Just looked at some interesting information. If you buy a hybrid (or electric or diesel) you pay less for registration. Its...

Original post made by Me Too on Sep. 29, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1018 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton students not the norm

Studies show (http://www.kff.org/entmedia/entmedia012010nr.cfm) that average teenagers spend over 7.5 hours per day on media...

Original post made by Me Too on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by katie, on Oct 13, 2010 at 5:00 pm | 27 comments | 2057 Views
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Martin Litton, force of nature. An appreciation.
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Chanukah & The Bill of Rights
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How Many Colleges Should I Apply To?
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