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SCHOOLS & KIDS

There are NO guarantees in G

I posted earlier my objection to Measure G because it doesn't guarantee CSR. CSR is something I believe is important. But...

Original post made by Ptown resident on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on May 16, 2009 at 11:18 am | 9 comments | 1190 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Intercollegiate Athletics subsidy by UC Berkeley

At a time when the University is hurting for money, I find it incredible that they still spend millions of dollars a year...

Original post made by Ptown Resident on Oct. 27, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Oct 30, 2009 at 2:01 am | 21 comments | 1403 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Rhode Island High School Fires Entire Teaching Staff

Cedar Falls High School in Rhode Island was identified as one of the poorest performing high schools in the state. The school...

Original post made by Ptown resident on Feb. 24, 2010
Last comment by guess what, on Mar 2, 2010 at 9:31 am | 30 comments | 2985 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police on Black by Santa Rita

Today 4-4-2010 at around 3:30 pm, a police car stopped and it looked like the policeman was questioning a teen. Later,...

Original post made by Ptown resident on May. 4, 2010
Last comment by Qwerty, on May 5, 2010 at 10:58 pm | 7 comments | 848 Views

AROUND TOWN

How was Hometown Holiday parade?

Was worried about wet weather and parking, so stayed home. How was the parade?...

Original post made by PTown retiree on Dec. 1, 2012
Last comment by Ptown native, on Dec 3, 2012 at 5:10 pm | 1 comment | 5978 Views

AROUND TOWN

Valley Humane wants $125,000 how much is new Exec paid?

The Contra Costa Times reports that the Valley Humane Society needs $135,000 in the next thirty (30) days or it may close...

Original post made by Ptown taxpayer on Jul. 27, 2011
Last comment by Mal, on Aug 3, 2011 at 4:10 pm | 2 comments | 917 Views

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Tom Campbell for Govenor?

I saw this as a link on PW website and thought I'd check it out. We're in such a mess, I'd like to see us really get a...

Original post made by Ptown Voter on Jun. 28, 2009
Last comment by thomasfromtracycity, on Aug 11, 2009 at 6:48 pm | 5 comments | 1223 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police, Fire, and Ambulance outside Cheesecake Factory!?

Does anyone know what was going on outside the Cheesecake Factory friday night? there was lots of police, a firetruck, and...

Original post made by ptown123 on Jan. 2, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1396 Views

RESTAURANTS

Pizza Resaurants

Recently a friend and I went to have pizza downtown. We have ate there in the past and always love the food, but the past...

Original post made by PToWN94566 on Dec. 10, 2007
Last comment by Joe, on Jul 21, 2008 at 11:08 pm | 10 comments | 3254 Views

AROUND TOWN

Customer Service During the Holidays

Is anyone else tired of being treated rude at stores, especially the mall, during the holidays? I bought pants about a week...

Original post made by PToWN94566 on Dec. 30, 2007
Last comment by Paula, on Jan 1, 2008 at 11:07 pm | 2 comments | 2028 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

List of top 1500 U.S. High Schools

I came across a Newsweek article that is from June 8, so I'm not sure if it's already been discussed/looked at, but I figured...

Original post made by PToWN94566 on Jun. 30, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 1, 2009 at 7:12 pm | 24 comments | 2040 Views

AROUND TOWN

Business in Pleasanton cited for selling alcohol to minors...

I just came across this article about some local business, but am shocked to see that a large grocery store chain is among...

Original post made by PToWN94566 on Aug. 14, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1025 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School Starting, Slowing to 25 mph...

Here's an interesting article about what people should be doing behind the wheel whenever children are present on school...

Original post made by PToWN94566 on Aug. 23, 2009
Last comment by Me, on Aug 25, 2009 at 4:03 pm | 4 comments | 988 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pottery Show, Sunday, October 25

On Sunday, October 25, there will be a free pottery show at the Pleasanton Cultural Arts building next to the aquatic center...

Original post made by PToWN94566 on Oct. 22, 2009
There are no comments yet. 817 Views

AROUND TOWN

Residential Construction Hours???

Does anybody know what time home construction hours are? A neighbor is having some outdoor "gazebo" built (more like a whole...

Original post made by PToWN94566 on Oct. 31, 2009
Last comment by FedUp, on Nov 3, 2009 at 10:01 am | 13 comments | 1525 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Was Frequent TownSquare Forum blogger “Jimf01” featured in Channel 2 news story? (With Video)

Many of you Pleasanton Weekly fans might recognize the name “jimf01”, a frequent blogger on the Pleasanton Weekly TownSquare...

Original post made by Ptowner on May. 12, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 16, 2010 at 10:06 pm | 17 comments | 1406 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

PG&E Smart Meters

Just watching the news and they talked about the new "Smart Meters" PG&E is using. People are complaining about the new...

Original post made by ptownfreckle on Mar. 12, 2010
Last comment by Fact Checker, on Mar 15, 2010 at 8:29 am | 16 comments | 1325 Views

SPORTS

Registration Now Open!

Come play the fastest game on 2 feet! Registration now open for spring 2014 lacrosse. www.pleasantonlacrosse.com...

Original post made by ptownlaxmom on Oct. 8, 2013
There are no comments yet. 473 Views

AROUND TOWN

Didn't like robo call from Dave Miller

Miller is running a big town type campaign for our small town. Who'd he pay to record and send 'Vote 4 Me' calls to our...

Original post made by Ptownlife Voter on Apr. 22, 2013
Last comment by Walt, on Apr 25, 2013 at 9:36 pm | 10 comments | 867 Views

AROUND TOWN

next election...

I’d like to see Stacy run for office in the next election. She does her homework, has an open mind, seems to want the best...

Original post made by Ptownlover on Nov. 4, 2010
Last comment by Maria, on Nov 6, 2010 at 9:01 pm | 11 comments | 1069 Views
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