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SCHOOLS & KIDS

L.A. law firm hired to defend Pleasanton against Oak Grove lawsuit

Fresh off a settlement agreement that cost taxpayers nearly $2.5 million in legal fees, the city of Pleasanton is back in...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Sep 19, 2010 at 9:14 am | 42 comments | 2189 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Walmart market bid goes to city planners tonight

An overflow crowd is expected to jam the 227-seat Firehouse Arts Center starting at 7 p.m. tonight as the Pleasanton Planning...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2012
Last comment by Disgusted, on Mar 22, 2012 at 1:16 pm | 57 comments | 2189 Views

SPORTS

Pleasanton Rage Premier Girls U15 Win State Cup

The Pleasanton Rage Under 15 girls beat the ACC Mavericks 3 to 1 last Sunday (May 5th) to win the Northern California State...

Original post made by rtsuno on May. 5, 2013
Last comment by Pleasanton Neighbor, on May 7, 2013 at 9:57 am | 5 comments | 2189 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Brown seeks re-election as governor

Gov. Jerry Brown filed papers at the Alameda County Registrar of Voters office in Oakland on Friday to run for an unprecedented...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2014
Last comment by rucrazie, on Mar 6, 2014 at 9:56 pm | 16 comments | 2189 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. 2188 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Another anti-Prop 8 vandal at work....

What a learning experience for my children this morning as I was taking them to school. As we were going down West Las Positas...

Original post made by Concerned Parent on Oct. 30, 2008
Last comment by yomama, on Nov 4, 2008 at 9:22 am | 43 comments | 2188 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton school board appropriates $2.4 million to add sections, maintain class size

The Pleasanton school board voted Friday evening to undo $2.4 million of the cuts it made earlier this year after better-than-expected...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2011
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Jun 7, 2011 at 6:29 am | 30 comments | 2187 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parcel Tax 2 - Fact or Fiction?

Recent writers to the Town Square have repeatedly stated that there is no parcel tax. True. As long as the PUSD Board of...

Original post made by Dark Corners of Town on Dec. 24, 2009
Last comment by MK, on Dec 29, 2009 at 8:06 pm | 137 comments | 2186 Views

AROUND TOWN

New Safeway and Gas Sales

I read in a forum post that the City Council had denied Safeway the ability to sell gasoline at the new store at Bernal/680....

Original post made by Paul on Jul. 31, 2011
Last comment by Reason, on Aug 2, 2011 at 12:49 pm | 24 comments | 2186 Views

AROUND TOWN

Should epileptic drivers be allowed to drive?

Let's start by stating driving is a privilege and not a right. If someone has epilepsy should they be able to drive? If...

Original post made by Truth on Jul. 16, 2012
Last comment by Some Dude, on Jul 18, 2012 at 11:34 am | 36 comments | 2186 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thank you for saving the pulpit

Thank you Mr. John Gregory for saving the Lighthouse Church's beautiful pulpit. It would have been such a shame for that...

Original post made by Linda on Aug. 6, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2184 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Every dog has his day

Muirwood Community Park, the site of the only dog park in Pleasanton, recently opened a new addition--a "small dog-only"...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2008
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 14, 2008 at 1:51 pm | 7 comments | 2184 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Incident at the Hilton Pleasanton Saturday night (9/12)

I was in town staying at the Hilton Pleasanton Saturday night and around 11pm two ambulances, two police cars and a fire...

Original post made by Jake on Sep. 14, 2009
Last comment by Emily West, on Sep 15, 2009 at 4:25 pm | 11 comments | 2184 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Social Skills Group- High Functioning ASD/Asbergers Grades 1-3

I am looking to start a social skills group in the Livermore/Pleasanton/Dublin/San Ramon area for children ages 6-9. I have...

Original post made by Heather Roberson on Mar. 8, 2011
Last comment by Wendy, on Mar 8, 2011 at 9:29 pm | 2 comments | 2184 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Is the 7 period day really worth the cost?

I don't think so. Students feel more pressure to take 7 periods, competition among students is just getting worse, and the...

Original post made by Anita on Mar. 17, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on Mar 19, 2011 at 7:26 pm | 14 comments | 2184 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton to host free E-Waste collection days April 18-19

As one of its signature Earth Week events, the city of Pleasanton will host free E-Waste collection days on Friday, April...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2014
Last comment by local, on Apr 4, 2014 at 6:22 pm | 5 comments | 2184 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

What Happened to Katy?

Has anyone heard anything about Katy the girl that was driving when Laurel Williams was killed.....Sure hope Laurel's family...

Original post made by Chris on Dec. 19, 2007
Last comment by aaron, on Jan 7, 2008 at 3:20 pm | 2 comments | 2183 Views

AROUND TOWN

2,000 turn out for Rotary's Father's Day Spirit Run

Some 2,000 runners and their families turned out Sunday for the 21st annual Father's Day Spirit Run, an event hosted by the...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2014
Last comment by Gregg, on Jun 19, 2014 at 8:03 pm | 5 comments | 2183 Views

AROUND TOWN

Low, Low down Fireworks

Puzzled how or if a decision was made to dramatically change how fair fireworks are displayed. After several decades of watching...

Original post made by Watcher on Jun. 29, 2012
Last comment by Some Dude, on Jul 4, 2012 at 1:57 pm | 16 comments | 2182 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School Board - are they representing views of Pleasanton residents

A number of posts have noted concerns about the School Board - past and present. My question is, do you feel the current...

Original post made by Jennifer on Feb. 23, 2009
Last comment by LIZ, on Mar 1, 2009 at 7:53 am | 46 comments | 2181 Views
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Understanding Early Decision in College Admissions
By Elizabeth LaScala | 1 comment | 2,323 views

New heights for NIMBYs
By Tim Hunt | 31 comments | 1,509 views

Weekly, TV30 to host Pleasanton mayoral, city council candidates' forum
By Gina Channell-Allen | 2 comments | 1,086 views