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

Sponsors defend Prop. 8 initiative in federal trial

Sponsors of Proposition 8 presented their first witness in defense of the voter initiative in federal court in San Francisco...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 27, 2010 at 12:15 pm | 22 comments | 872 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sharing Our Abundance of Fruit

As I walk around neighborhoods during this time of year, I note many, many orange, lemon and some grapefruit trees laden...

Original post made by Dave on Feb. 22, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Feb 22, 2010 at 10:35 am | 1 comment | 872 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letter: Airport noise vs. housing

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6892 posted Friday, April 16, 2010,...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2010
Last comment by Repleasnacrat, on Apr 16, 2010 at 10:08 am | 2 comments | 872 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton's 99 Ranch Market offers 3% of today's sale to help local schools

The CORE (Community OutReach for Education) campaign is winding down, but there are a couple of last-minute ways to help...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2010
Last comment by Tori, on Jun 8, 2010 at 10:33 am | 6 comments | 872 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

This is shocking a politician stealing from us!!!

Let's see how this is defended by queen Nancy Pelosi and how she spends it so this thief is not forced to leave office. ...

Original post made by Obama on Jul. 22, 2010
Last comment by kiki, on Jul 22, 2010 at 8:16 pm | 2 comments | 872 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stand Down at Fairgrounds serving those who served

Pleasanton has a village inside its borders today with a population that may top 2,000. The biannual East Bay Stand Down...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by PFC Hodges, on Aug 19, 2010 at 10:15 pm | 1 comment | 872 Views

AROUND TOWN

Register for happy hour with widows, widowers

The Widows and Widowers of Northern California invite others to join them for happy hour from 5-7 p.m., Thursday, May 19,...

Original post made on May. 17, 2011
Last comment by Ms. Bunny, on May 18, 2011 at 12:01 pm | 2 comments | 872 Views

AROUND TOWN

Any advice on local concrete contractor for driveway

We need a new driveway and need to find a contractor for a straightforward job. Any input on local contractors appreciated...

Original post made by Fred on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by Curly, on Jun 24, 2011 at 11:52 am | 1 comment | 872 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. 871 Views

AROUND TOWN

Judicial council votes to continue monthly court closures

Members of the state Judicial Council have voted to continue the budget-tightening measure of monthly court closures, saying...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2010
Last comment by sad daysfor CA, on Jan 26, 2010 at 5:44 pm | 3 comments | 871 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

All about Pleasanton (and Sunol)

Enjoy these summeertime scenes of Pleasanton with a short segment on Sunol posted recently on You Tube, courtesy of Realty...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2010
Last comment by MainStreetDiva, on Mar 10, 2010 at 8:58 am | 1 comment | 871 Views

AROUND TOWN

Theory: paid agitants and Republican PR agents pepper this forum

What do you think? I've lived and worked in Pleasanton a very long time and I've never met anyone with the rabid, bizarre,...

Original post made by Reasonable Person on Mar. 19, 2010
Last comment by God bless Bill and PM, on Mar 21, 2010 at 6:37 pm | 11 comments | 871 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

I will never vote for President Obama again!!!

Please read the below link regardless of your political affliation or outlook. I never realized how phoney, weak, two faced,...

Original post made by Phyllis on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 27, 2010 at 11:58 am | 8 comments | 871 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Volunteer for the CHP senior program

The California Highway Patrol's Senior Volunteer Program provides seniors an opportunity to make definitive contributions...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 12, 2010 at 4:15 pm | 5 comments | 871 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Farmer who put up sign claiming Democrats are ‘party of parasites’ has taken $1 million in farm subsidies.

Link : http://thinkprogress.org/2010/06/23/farmer-democrats-parasites-subsidies/ Missouri farmer David Jungerman has...

Original post made by glenn on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by Both true, on Jun 26, 2010 at 2:15 pm | 4 comments | 871 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

I-580 freeway closed most of Sunday as police check for bombs after shootout

All lanes of I- 580 between Hwy. 13 and downtown Oakland exits were reopened Sunday night after being closed for hours following...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2010
Last comment by maja7, on Jul 21, 2010 at 4:56 pm | 2 comments | 871 Views

AROUND TOWN

Comfort in Coffee Shops like Coffee Ali

After Alison, the owner of Coffee Ali in the Vintage Shopping Center, approached me and offered her Coffee House as a place...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Oct. 31, 2011
There are no comments yet. 871 Views

AROUND TOWN

Christians celebrating Christmas

Christian churches throughout the Valley are seeing filled pews and Sunday schools at Christmastime with some even taking...

Original post made on Dec. 25, 2013
There are no comments yet. 871 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

'Tea' Party. Oops, make that 'Effigy Burning' Party

http://politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com/2009/11/13/tea-party-leader-vows-to-burn-pelosi-and-perriello-in-effigy/ WASHINGTON...

Original post made by My Goodness on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by SteveP, on Nov 16, 2009 at 10:50 am | 3 comments | 870 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Fox News again accused of airing misleading video

They are so full of you know what! No wonder they are also known as "Faux" News. http://news.yahoo.com/s/ynews/ynews_ts988...

Original post made by OJ on Nov. 20, 2009
Last comment by mary, on Nov 20, 2009 at 5:08 pm | 5 comments | 870 Views
<< < 506.5 507.5 508.5 509.5 510.5 > >>
Page 508.5 of 581

Prop 46: Two Bridges Too Far
By Tom Cushing | 22 comments | 2,033 views

The valley loses a distinguished and humble leader
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 1,371 views

My secret identity is revealed!
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 1,134 views