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

California Teachers Associations

A pledge of $1.3 million to fight Prop 8. Every time we turn around we are asked to give money for various events and projects...

Original post made by Prop 8 on Oct. 27, 2008
Last comment by Oliver Heaviside, on Dec 21, 2008 at 7:14 pm | 17 comments | 1611 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

More FALSE propaganda

The latest chain e-mail sent to us from a reader puts some words into the mouth of former Sen. Tom Daschle that raised our...

Original post made by Propaganda on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by John, on Aug 9, 2009 at 10:31 am | 2 comments | 843 Views

AROUND TOWN

Anti Liberal - Anti Obama Conservatives:

Will you stop at nothing to further your cause and promote your angry self righteous agenda? People like you are...

Original post made by Prophet on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by Hmmm, on Aug 4, 2009 at 11:18 am | 20 comments | 1080 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasant Plaza on 1st Street is Googie Architectural Gold

Pretty much everyone in Pleasanton is familiar with Pleasant Plaza on First Street in Pleasanton. In a town filled with bland,...

Original post made by Protect Ptown History on Apr. 19, 2013
Last comment by Trish, on Apr 22, 2013 at 7:27 pm | 12 comments | 1479 Views

AROUND TOWN

Whatever happened to Pleasanton's “Central Park” on the Bernal Property?

Remember all that big talk 10 years ago regarding the development of a large “central park” on the Bernal Property? This...

Original post made by Protect Ptown History on Feb. 1, 2014
Last comment by Don, on Feb 7, 2014 at 10:02 am | 12 comments | 1805 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why not a downtown movie theater?

I'm sure this has come up on this forum but I was wondering if anyone knows if a movie theater has ever been proposed in...

Original post made by Protect Ptown History on Feb. 13, 2014
Last comment by Too Cynical, on Feb 23, 2014 at 8:41 pm | 22 comments | 767 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

AP NewsBreak: Nuke agency says Iran can make bomb

OK Liberals! Take your best shot at this blog! I truly feel Bush and his administration is now vindicated by this late...

Original post made by Proud American on Sep. 17, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 18, 2009 at 7:59 am | 7 comments | 877 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Can United States be Trusted with any Commitment?

I have never seen American reputation be so damaged with today's reversal on the missile defense system for Eastern Europe...

Original post made by Proud American on Sep. 17, 2009
Last comment by Einstein, on Sep 18, 2009 at 7:59 pm | 7 comments | 835 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teachers needs to watch what they say in class

Recently, my child came back from AVHS and told me that one of the teachers makes 'joking' statements like "Asians don't...

Original post made by Proud American on Sep. 17, 2009
Last comment by Stand up, on Oct 1, 2009 at 2:26 pm | 19 comments | 1445 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

CNN Money: Pleasanton Named Top 100 Best Cities To Live

Yay, Pleasanton! Just don't read the negative blogs that permeate the boards here that put a sour taste to the feel of...

Original post made by Proud and Staying Positive on Jul. 12, 2010
Last comment by Jen, on Jul 13, 2010 at 4:36 pm | 19 comments | 1968 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

We could stand to take a few notes from Livermore's School District

This Article was written by Patricia Koning, The Independent Despite the increasingly bleak news about the State...

Original post made by Proud of Livermore on May. 24, 2009
Last comment by Yes on G, on May 24, 2009 at 10:12 pm | 2 comments | 1248 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Congratulations to AVHS DECA Team at the CA State Competition

This past weekend wrapped up a very successful AVHS DECA Team who attended the DECA State Competition in Irvine, CA. Close...

Original post made by Proud Parents on Mar. 15, 2010
Last comment by Former DECA class member, on Mar 16, 2010 at 10:14 am | 5 comments | 1458 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

FHS teacher Daniel Bradford accuses Pleasanton PTA Council President of teacher bashing

Here's what Daniel Bradford wrote: I've had a belly full of the teacher-bashing that goes on in the Pleasanton Weekly....

Original post made by PTA member on Feb. 9, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 11, 2010 at 3:24 pm | 21 comments | 2156 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Don't Complain About Long Registration Waits

I know that HPMS is not the only school that is having problems getting parents to volunteer to help with PTA committees...

Original post made by PTA Member on Aug. 14, 2010
Last comment by Lori, on Aug 18, 2010 at 10:23 am | 23 comments | 2059 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton Teachers Give Concessions to Help PUSD

Another local paper reported this morning about the concessions that Pleasanton teachers' union gave. (I didn't try to post...

Original post made by PTA Mom on May. 12, 2011
Last comment by Jake, on May 24, 2011 at 10:09 pm | 20 comments | 3157 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Are PTA's donations to Measure E Legal?

Donating to your PTA is not necessarily going to help the classrooms. If you look at the donations the PTAs made to the parcel...

Original post made by PTAs are a PAC (Political Action Committee) on Apr. 13, 2011
Last comment by Parent, on Apr 18, 2011 at 8:01 pm | 33 comments | 2735 Views

AROUND TOWN

Has anyone noticed?

There is a white car on the exit ramp of sunol blvd going 680 north along the kerb. It has been there for about almost 2...

Original post made by pton resident on Sep. 15, 2010
Last comment by actually, on Sep 17, 2010 at 12:49 am | 28 comments | 1683 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

pleasanton middle school

can someone please confirm or discredit a story thats started today 5-4-10 at pleasanton middle school two male students...

Original post made by PTOWN on May. 4, 2010
Last comment by I hope, on May 8, 2010 at 1:57 pm | 6 comments | 1201 Views

AROUND TOWN

City of Pleas wants to know why I am making less money

I applied to renew my business license in Pleasanton - before the deadline of Jan. 31. I've done business in Pleasanton...

Original post made by ptown consultant on Feb. 4, 2013
Last comment by Unbelievable, on Feb 6, 2013 at 2:23 pm | 15 comments | 1448 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Should Fathers Day be Celebrated in School

I was always curious how our schools handle Fathers Day. I've had my son bring home things he made in school for the occasion...

Original post made by Ptown Dad on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by Figure it out people, on Jun 12, 2009 at 12:09 am | 13 comments | 1178 Views
<< < 459 460 461 462 463 > >>
Page 461 of 550

A Norman Rockwell Town
By Roz Rogoff | 6 comments | 1,248 views

David Brooks at his Best – and Worst
By Tom Cushing | 5 comments | 803 views

Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
By Tim Hunt | 18 comments | 677 views