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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Anti-Measure G Victory Song (America Wins!)

Here is a little country song I wrote about not paying for Measure G and about good old American Values. Here are the lyrics: Listen...

Original post made by Buford on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by DTS, on Jun 5, 2009 at 8:17 am | 18 comments | 1634 Views

AROUND TOWN

Build a Walmart in Downtown Pleasanton!!!

So you want to fix Downtown Pleasanton? What we need to do is get rid of all these sissy historic buildings downtown and...

Original post made by Buford on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by Student , on Jun 13, 2014 at 3:24 pm | 19 comments | 1571 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton needs to be more like the Central Valley and Stockton

Pleasanton needs to be more like a strong Central Valley city like Stockton or Modesto. Those towns have more population,...

Original post made by Buford on Jul. 17, 2009
Last comment by Stay Cool, on Jul 18, 2009 at 9:09 am | 14 comments | 1786 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Healthcare is for Liberal Wimps!

The way I figure, healthcare and doctors are for liberal wimpy people. My daddy never went to no doctor or dentist and he...

Original post made by Buford on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by Ben, on Jul 28, 2009 at 12:23 am | 4 comments | 1083 Views

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Healthcare is for Liberal Wimps!

I said it a couple weeks ago and i'll say it again!! The way I figure, healthcare and doctors are for liberal wimpy people....

Original post made by Buford on Aug. 3, 2009
Last comment by SteveP, on Aug 3, 2009 at 1:40 pm | 3 comments | 1056 Views

AROUND TOWN

Remember when Pleasanton was "Pleasanton"?

Here is a little country song I wrote called “When Pleasanton was Pleasanton”. Enjoy! I’ll never forget when Pleasanton...

Original post made by Buford on Oct. 6, 2009
Last comment by Student, on Jun 13, 2014 at 3:18 pm | 36 comments | 3296 Views

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Walking is wrong for Pleasanton and America

It's a well known fact that America is a vehicle-based society. Any true American spends at least 50% of his time driving...

Original post made by Buford on Feb. 13, 2010
Last comment by SteveP, on Feb 16, 2010 at 11:16 am | 8 comments | 1019 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Mark of a True American City

Sometimes people ask me, "How do I know whether or not my hometown is full of liberals or not?" To that I respond, "well,...

Original post made by Buford on Feb. 16, 2010
Last comment by Norris, on Feb 16, 2010 at 1:16 pm | 3 comments | 913 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

WE DON’T HAVE ENOUGH RIGHT-WING POSTS ON THE PLEASANTON WEEKLY!!!

If there is one thing the Pleasanton Weekly TownSquare Forum lacks, it’s right-wing posts that attempt to strike fear in...

Original post made by Buford on Jul. 8, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 10, 2010 at 5:49 pm | 4 comments | 1285 Views

AROUND TOWN

Remember when Pleasanton was "Pleasanton"?

Here is a little country song I wrote called “When Pleasanton was Pleasanton”. I first posted this song about a year ago,...

Original post made by Buford on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by Oldtimer, on Nov 3, 2014 at 12:50 pm | 14 comments | 1455 Views

AROUND TOWN

I've Said It Before! Build a 3rd Walmart in Downtown Pleasanton!!!

I've said it before folks! So you want to bring life back to Downtown Pleasanton? What we need to do is get rid of all these...

Original post made by Buford on May. 17, 2012
Last comment by Ray, on Sep 11, 2014 at 8:48 pm | 3 comments | 1314 Views

AROUND TOWN

Santa Rita - Jail for the 21st Century

Here is an video,that is getting national attention, about the Santa Rita Jail. http://www.bloomberg.com/video/welcome-to-the-high-tech-jail-of-the-21st-century-KvQCy~kKSoaxhuPjqU2y...

Original post made by Bug Splat on Oct. 3, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 3, 2013 at 2:47 pm | 1 comment | 1360 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Presidential Hopefuls at the Starter's Gate: CNN Excludes Michelle Bachman and Sarah Palin

CNN has posted a recent poll showing that the Republican run-off for the right to be our next presidential also-ran promises...

Original post made by Burton Rasmuffin on Jul. 27, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 28, 2014 at 9:00 am | 10 comments | 676 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Forensic Audit Uncovers Embezzlement -- School Supt Arrested

Almanac News, Embarcadero Publishing's peninsula newspaper, along with the Mercury News is reporting a District superintendent...

Original post made by Busted on Jun. 19, 2012
Last comment by Oh, Arnold, on Jun 20, 2012 at 8:03 am | 4 comments | 1861 Views

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Obama, Renco Group, AM General, Military Contracts, Builder in Palstinian Territories!

Renco Group ie: AM General (Military Vehicle NO Bid Contractor) for YEARS, the swindler and one of the worlds biggest polluters,...

Original post made by Busted! on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Wow, on Aug 10, 2009 at 1:17 pm | 7 comments | 1837 Views

AROUND TOWN

why are so many older homes for sale downtown?

I've been looking to buy a home in or near downtown. My dilemma has been what I consider fixers are priced fairly high and...

Original post made by buyer on Sep. 4, 2014
Last comment by citizen, on Sep 5, 2014 at 7:59 pm | 11 comments | 502 Views

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Time to Get Real On Israel and Mideast

From Forbes Magazine, August 18 TIME TO GET REAL ON ISRAEL AND MIDEAST BY STEVE FORBES, EDITOR-IN-CHIEF THERE...

Original post made by By STEVE FORBES, EDITOR-IN-CHIEF on Aug. 22, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 24, 2014 at 12:01 pm | 26 comments | 588 Views

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9% of all home loans are delinquent

One factor for the doos day nasty commenets on the Weekly Forum, may just be MAJOR Fear and Frustration. 9% of all home...

Original post made by Bye Bye Neighbor on Aug. 20, 2009
Last comment by Art, on Aug 21, 2009 at 6:41 pm | 5 comments | 1200 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Kids and Bicycle Safety

Hi Friends, Anyone else heartbroken about the news of a fifth-grade old boy in San Ramon who was killed when he accidentally...

Original post made by C Gage on Mar. 22, 2008
Last comment by Parent of a bike rider, on Mar 28, 2008 at 1:01 pm | 7 comments | 2035 Views

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Fixing California: The union chokehold

I created a stir last year when I — the former Democratic Senate majority leader — endorsed Proposition 32, the ballot initiative...

Original post made by CA GOV. 101 on Aug. 12, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 12, 2013 at 12:51 pm | 1 comment | 814 Views
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Steve Glazer for State Senate
By Roz Rogoff | 3 comments | 1,807 views

Baker bill targets BART strikes
By Tim Hunt | 1 comment | 1,053 views

The House of Representatives performs history’s first repeat hara-kiri
By Tom Cushing | 2 comments | 693 views