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

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton buying $1.3-million new aerial fire-fighting truck

The Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Department won approval Tuesday to purchase a $1.3 million new aerial fire-fighting truck with...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2016
Last comment by res1, on Dec 22, 2016 at 1:43 pm | 2 comments | 1808 Views

AROUND TOWN

PUSD- A Mess

When are the citizens of Pleasanton going to come to the realization that the problems with the District are not because...

Original post made by Sam on Dec. 22, 2016
There are no comments yet. 407 Views

AROUND TOWN

Orchard Supply opening store in Pleasanton

Orchard Supply Hardware will open a 40,000-square-foot store in the Metro 580 shopping center at 4555 Rosewood Drive in Pleasanton...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2016
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Dec 20, 2016 at 6:56 pm | 31 comments | 6828 Views

AROUND TOWN

Last piece of San Francisco-owned property may soon be ours

The City Council is expected to move forward Tuesday with an apparent opportunity to buy a vacant 3.18-acre property across...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2016
Last comment by Tired of Anger, on Dec 20, 2016 at 5:55 pm | 33 comments | 4884 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Family tradition carried on for three generations

The John and Tish Deus family practiced the same tradition each Christmas, which was handed down from his family: Santa would...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2016
Last comment by Uncle R, on Dec 17, 2016 at 2:45 pm | 1 comment | 456 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

It's time for winter sports

There will be a different look to the East Bay Athletic League this season as Dublin and Dougherty Valley join the league....

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2016
Last comment by KarenHeinz, on Dec 17, 2016 at 2:03 am | 2 comments | 2164 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

2 new courts approved for Pleasanton tennis complex

The City Council voted 4-1 Tuesday to build two new courts at the Pleasanton Tennis Park at an estimated cost of $600,000,...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2016
Last comment by Ellen, on Dec 16, 2016 at 1:48 pm | 16 comments | 3149 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police: Man arrested after truck does donuts on Sports Park fields

Pleasanton police arrested a Castro Valley man early Tuesday morning after they allege he damaged turf at Pleasanton Sports...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2016
Last comment by AR15, on Dec 16, 2016 at 10:09 am | 10 comments | 4312 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Oakland mayor promises measures to prevent future 'Ghost Ship' warehouse tragedies

Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf Wednesday announced a series of measures her administration will take to try to prevent future...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2016
Last comment by LanceM, on Dec 15, 2016 at 11:49 pm | 7 comments | 1151 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton school board trustees to take oath of office tonight

Re-elected Pleasanton school board members Valerie Arkin and Jamie Hintzke and newly-elected trustee Steve Maher will take...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2016
Last comment by res1, on Dec 13, 2016 at 4:44 pm | 4 comments | 1350 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton Council suspends annual rate increase on water bills

Under fire from Pleasanton homeowners alarmed by rising water bills, the City Council Tuesday voted to suspend for one year...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2016
Last comment by FrequentWalkerMiles, on Dec 13, 2016 at 12:26 pm | 17 comments | 3319 Views

AROUND TOWN

RV Parked on Residential Streets and Driveways

I thought there is a city (Pleasanton) ordinance regulating parking of RV's on residential streets or in driveways. If so,...

Original post made by Long Time Pleasanton Resident on Dec. 9, 2016
Last comment by FrequentWalkerMiles, on Dec 12, 2016 at 11:31 am | 3 comments | 598 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Council moves forward on new library/civic center complex

The City Council has approved a draft master plan for a new Pleasanton Civic Center complex in Bernal Community Park which...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2016
Last comment by Karen, on Dec 12, 2016 at 8:14 am | 30 comments | 6609 Views

AROUND TOWN

Owens & Willow

Everybody has been complaining about the proposed traffic that will be generated by the proposed Costco. Has anybody driven...

Original post made by Willow Owens on Oct. 3, 2016
Last comment by lanes, on Dec 11, 2016 at 12:24 pm | 30 comments | 1183 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Swalwell named to party leadership post

Pleasanton's Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) was appointed last week to a key leadership post within his party, as Democrat...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2016
Last comment by Map, on Dec 11, 2016 at 9:35 am | 7 comments | 1489 Views

AROUND TOWN

City ends 2015/16 fiscal year with $4.4 million surplus

The Pleasanton City Council adopted a resolution Tuesday night to accept its 2015/16 fiscal year operating budget that shows...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2016
Last comment by Get the Facts, on Dec 10, 2016 at 8:24 pm | 9 comments | 2183 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

What a parade!

Kudos to Brian Dutchover and Michelle Dunaway for their year-long effort to make sure last Saturday's Holiday Parade was...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2016
Last comment by Bill T, on Dec 9, 2016 at 2:32 pm | 2 comments | 1023 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fairgrounds horse track, stables closing for winter

The Alameda County Agricultural Fair Association has decided to close down its horse training operation for the winter beginning...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2016
Last comment by Cassy Tschanz, on Dec 9, 2016 at 1:24 pm | 10 comments | 2258 Views

AROUND TOWN

Water bill

I have been trying to pay my water bill since Thursday online. All I get is a notice the site is under maintenance. Anyone...

Original post made by Beverly on Dec. 5, 2016
Last comment by Long Time Pleasanton Resident, on Dec 9, 2016 at 10:17 am | 4 comments | 1007 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Remembering Pearl Harbor today, 75th anniversary of attack

Pleasanton's new and majestic Veterans Memorial atop the hill at Pioneer Cemetery was dedicated last month in time to be...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2016
Last comment by Elderly, on Dec 8, 2016 at 9:00 am | 9 comments | 1463 Views
<< < 6.5 7.5 8.5 9.5 10.5 > >>
Page 8.5 of 685

An estate for dog lovers
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 1,065 views

Keds
By Roz Rogoff | 6 comments | 702 views