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

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Sept. cut off date

I think incoming kindergarteners need to be 5 years old BEFORE they start school. That would help alot in all subjects taught....

Original post made by bobbi on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by julie, on Jun 3, 2009 at 7:29 am | 1 comment | 1287 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

State schools chief puts California back in 'Race to the Top' competition

California's State Superintendent of Public Instruction Jack O'Connell said today that the state would continue its efforts...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2010
Last comment by Alice, on Apr 30, 2010 at 11:27 pm | 2 comments | 1287 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Rambling Jerry Brown speech raises fear among Dems

If Jerry Brown's keynote speech last night to a gala environmentalist dinner is any indication, the Democratic Party faces...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Feb 23, 2010 at 9:29 am | 5 comments | 1287 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

No. 100,000 on I-680 Express lane

Lab equipment technician Larry Uruquat of Pleasanton took the 100,000th trip on the new I-680 Express lane last month. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2011
Last comment by Bill, on Mar 2, 2011 at 2:31 pm | 4 comments | 1287 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

ABC, CBS, MSNBC, NBC and NPR Ignore Death Threats to Wisconsin Republicans

If this doesn't convince you that the major media are allied with the democrat left, then you're not paying attention. http://www.newsbusters.org/blogs/noel-sheppard/2011/03/13/...

Original post made by Chris on Mar. 14, 2011
Last comment by Answer to what?, on Mar 16, 2011 at 1:21 pm | 9 comments | 1287 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

McNerney in talks with Afghanistan president about war effort, political corruption

Afghanistan must end its corruption, and U.S. troops need to gain the trust of the people so they will not follow the Taliban...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2010
Last comment by Doug Miller, on Jan 19, 2010 at 10:29 am | 12 comments | 1287 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Valley Humane Society broke, may close

The Valley Humane Society, a 25-year-old nonprofit animal welfare organization that just moved into a new $1.3-million building,...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by Sam, on Jul 30, 2011 at 10:45 pm | 11 comments | 1287 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

If G wins and if G fails.

Will all be forgotten or is this board going to be full of "Ha, Ha, Ha, you lose loser!" or "Told you so we won, child haters!"...

Original post made by Wondering on May. 29, 2009
Last comment by resident, on May 31, 2009 at 6:23 pm | 2 comments | 1286 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Race to the Top Lessons and Top-Notch Teachers Affect Peers

I am providing two links from "Education Week" articles that people may find of interest as Arne Duncan and school districts...

Original post made by Kathleen Ruegsegger on Sep. 2, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Sep 5, 2009 at 5:04 pm | 5 comments | 1286 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Is Our Form of Government in America Changing?

Is Obama and his Administration changing our form of government? Here is a short refresher (very worthwhile viewing) on...

Original post made by Concerned Resident on Aug. 6, 2009
Last comment by Average Guy, on Aug 7, 2009 at 1:22 pm | 6 comments | 1286 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Whitman continues her double faced lies.

California's Republican gubernatorial candidate, Meg Whitman, is getting hit from all sides today on immigration-- not just...

Original post made by Chet on Sep. 30, 2010
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:02 pm | 15 comments | 1286 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

California universities are now courting out of staters and international students.

[This post was removed because it was only a story copied from another publication, in this case from the Roseville (Calif.)...

Original post made by We need to get out sh...t together and quick on Mar. 28, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1286 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Here's My Grandparents, Let Government Take Care of Them

The extent of socialism and communism is this country grows every time a Democrat Party comrade opens his mouth. Get a load...

Original post made by Steve on Feb. 6, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 6, 2013 at 7:00 pm | 2 comments | 1286 Views

AROUND TOWN

new motto for PLEASANTON hi-tech professionals...

Carpe Diem - seize the day! Carpal Diem - seize the mouse every day! Carpal Tunnel Diem - seize the mouse too...

Original post made by Douglas Kendall on Jun. 12, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 15, 2009 at 8:26 pm | 6 comments | 1286 Views

AROUND TOWN

Listen to the House Rockers tonight

Enjoy great music from the House Rockers tonight from 7-8:30 p.m., Friday, July 30, at Lions Wayside Park (corner of First...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2010
Last comment by Michael Wilkins, on Jul 31, 2010 at 12:43 pm | 1 comment | 1286 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton asks BART to scrap Staples Ranch extension plans

If BART officials didn't get the message Jan. 6, Pleasanton officials are sending it again today: the public doesn't want...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2010
Last comment by Pete, on Jan 26, 2010 at 12:49 pm | 7 comments | 1286 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

City council, school district board to review mutual budget shortfalls tonight

The Pleasanton City Council and the city's school district board will have a chance to discuss their budget shortfalls in...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2010
Last comment by Brian, on Mar 23, 2010 at 12:15 am | 6 comments | 1286 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Increased need for child abuse prevention programs sprouts innovative fundraising efforts

Original post made by Stacy Williams-Coca on May. 19, 2010
Last comment by M., on May 20, 2010 at 10:43 pm | 4 comments | 1285 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

More evidence of Obama's War Against the US...Read this Leaked Doc on Cap and Trade

Cap and Trade is not dead. If taxpayers [contributors] know that cap and trade commits America to sending hundreds of...

Original post made by myra on Aug. 30, 2009
Last comment by Vicki, on Sep 1, 2009 at 2:58 pm | 12 comments | 1285 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Newsom seeks debates with Atty. Gen. Brown if he decides to run for governor

San Francisco mayor and gubernatorial candidate Gavin Newsom Wednesday threw down the gauntlet to Attorney General Jerry...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2009
Last comment by Joseph, on Oct 2, 2009 at 4:18 pm | 9 comments | 1285 Views
<< < 475.25 476.25 477.25 478.25 479.25 > >>
Page 477.25 of 643

Obama's Executive Order on Gun Control
By Roz Rogoff | 5 comments | 656 views

L.A. court decision has San Ramon ties with national implications
By Tim Hunt | 5 comments | 368 views

Colleges You Ought to Know
By Elizabeth LaScala | 0 comments | 360 views