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AROUND TOWN

Changes, new features for Town Square

As some of you have noticed, we are in the process of making a few changes in how Town Square operates. These stem from our...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on Sep. 12, 2014
Last comment by Rhel, 4 hours ago | 16 comments | 1125 Views

SPORTS

Gavin Newsom, now a sports commentator

I try my best to ignore San Francisco politics and the likes of Willie Brown and Don Perata. But I'm forced to comment on...

Original post made by Registered Joe on Sep. 15, 2014
There are no comments yet. 55 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Congratulations, Foothill!

According to Newsweeks top school's rankings, Pleasanton's very own Foothill High School is currently ranked 312 in the nation....

Original post made by Moose on Sep. 14, 2014
Last comment by citizen, 9 hours ago | 16 comments | 1491 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New apartment complex, homes approved next to Bernal Community Park

The Pleasanton Planning Commission has approved construction of a high density, multi-story apartment complex along with...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2013
Last comment by caywen, 10 hours ago | 20 comments | 4176 Views

AROUND TOWN

Traffic jam this morning (9/15/14) on Sunol towards I680

Can somebody please post the reason for this morning traffic jam on Sunol towards I680? Cars were barely moving from the...

Original post made by Member on Sep. 15, 2014
Last comment by Bill, 11 hours ago | 1 comment | 93 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Dublin Chrysler-Jeep dealer moving to Pleasanton

Dublin's Stoneridge Chrysler-Jeep dealership plans to move to Pleasanton's new auto mall in Staples Ranch at the corner of...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2014
Last comment by Michael Austin, 12 hours ago | 5 comments | 981 Views

AROUND TOWN

Livermore golf pro pleads guilty to abusing boys he taught

A Livermore golf instructor pleaded guilty Thursday to seven felony counts for sexually abusing three boys he was teaching...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2014
Last comment by Suzanne, 13 hours ago | 4 comments | 937 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letter to Gina and the Dwarves

Mill, someone embraced by conservatives and liberals alike, argued that only speech that is demonstrably harmful to others...

Original post made by JS Mill on Sep. 13, 2014
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, 13 hours ago | 12 comments | 412 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hike and Thrive on September 27, 2014

Hike and Thrive with Kaiser Permanente Save Mount Diablo will offer moderate and family hike Join Kaiser Permanente...

Original post made by D. Erickson on Sep. 15, 2014
There are no comments yet. 73 Views

AROUND TOWN

First Pleasanton candidates forum not a 'zinger'

In their first public candidates forum together, those seeking votes for mayor and City Council gave a ho-hum performance....

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2014
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Sep 14, 2014 at 10:11 pm | 5 comments | 551 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

AMADOR GRAD PEP BAND DIRECTOR AT JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY

Emily Elizabeth Joseph (Amador 2005) is the new Director of Pep Bands at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. The 2005...

Original post made by Andrew Joseph on Sep. 12, 2014
Last comment by !!!!, on Sep 14, 2014 at 10:08 pm | 5 comments | 412 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

$25,000 in vandalism at Harvest Park Middle School

School officials confirmed a break-in at Harvest Park Middle School over Memorial Day weekend that resulted in thousands...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 14, 2014 at 7:19 pm | 16 comments | 3524 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Trial date set for lawyer charged in Dublin hit-and-run death

Nearly two years after being arrested for running down a bicyclist in Dublin, felony charges are moving forward for a San...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2014
Last comment by anon, on Sep 13, 2014 at 6:42 pm | 8 comments | 2266 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART board to hear tips today on avoiding strikes

A consultant who was hired by BART's board of directors to try to prevent strikes in the future will present her recommendations...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2014
Last comment by Formerly Dan from BC, on Sep 13, 2014 at 9:47 am | 7 comments | 270 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Hundreds gather for 'TEA Party' on tax day

As people rushed to put their tax filings in the mail by today's deadline at the post office on Black Avenue, hundreds of...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2009
Last comment by What tea party? , on Sep 12, 2014 at 10:42 pm | 88 comments | 2280 Views

AROUND TOWN

Air quality agency orders another 'Spare the Air' day

A second straight Spare the Air alert has been issued for the Bay Area for Friday because of unhealthy ozone pollution levels...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2014
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Sep 12, 2014 at 8:48 pm | 3 comments | 413 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police at Walnut Grove

Anyone know what happened at Walnut Grove today requiring the police to take a little boy away. Rumor has it he attacked...

Original post made by John on Sep. 11, 2014
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Sep 12, 2014 at 8:43 pm | 12 comments | 831 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton school board votes to continue modified lite calendar

The Pleasanton school board voted 3-2 against the motion to rescind June's approval of the "modified lite" calendar for the...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2014
Last comment by Jack, on Sep 12, 2014 at 4:01 pm | 109 comments | 6317 Views

AROUND TOWN

A day to remember

Today, like Pearl Harbor and the Challenger disaster, is a day we remember -- where we were, what we were doing, the terrible...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2014
Last comment by caywen, on Sep 12, 2014 at 3:47 pm | 11 comments | 1111 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Fired up about Spare the Air days?

Yesterday was a Spare the Air day. Today is a Spare the Air day. While nobody is thinking about sitting in front of a nice...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on Sep. 12, 2014
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Sep 12, 2014 at 12:41 pm | 4 comments | 534 Views
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Bandwidth and the spinning wheel: Net neutrality
By Gina Channell-Allen | 4 comments | 1,035 views

A fitting tribute to Ken Mercer
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 786 views

Lulu is back home!!!!
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 547 views