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AROUND TOWN

Tried to Buy at Farmer's Market, Ended up at Safeway

As a long time farmer's market patron I arrived there this morning at 8:50, 10 minutes before the official opening. However,...

Original post made by Downtown shopper on Mar. 15, 2014
Last comment by Time for a climate survey, on Mar 20, 2014 at 10:45 pm | 25 comments | 1116 Views

RESTAURANTS

Whats up with Bert's closing

Bert's Hofbrau sure didn't last long. The food was OK but it didn't seem to catch on. Also it was open weird hours. So...

Original post made by Downtowner on Oct. 21, 2007
Last comment by Oliver Heaviside, on Dec 11, 2008 at 4:15 pm | 6 comments | 2844 Views

AROUND TOWN

Loud helicopters?

There have been two helicopters circling low (and loud) above Pleasanton for about the last hour (9 to 10 pm) tonight (Friday,...

Original post made by Downtowner on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Ka, on Feb 19, 2010 at 5:01 pm | 10 comments | 2294 Views

AROUND TOWN

Does anyone know what happened on E. Angela St.

This morning, there appeared to be a house fire or something going on with lots of emergency vehicles on E. Angela Street--does...

Original post made by Downtowner on Jun. 8, 2010
Last comment by downtowndoll, on Jun 8, 2010 at 8:57 pm | 1 comment | 779 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Emergency at Pleasanton Convalescent Hospital?

There were over 10 emergency vehicles in front of and across the street from the Pleasanton Convalescent Hospital on Neal...

Original post made by Downtowner on Sep. 15, 2013
Last comment by Teri Bush, on Sep 16, 2013 at 8:36 am | 2 comments | 1213 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton TEA (Taxed Enough ALready) Party!! April 15th!

Pleasae come out and let your voice be heard. This is a Bi-partisan event. Pleasanton TEA Party Date: Wednesday, April...

Original post made by Dr. B on Apr. 1, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Apr 3, 2009 at 10:50 pm | 20 comments | 2746 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Now what?

I voted NO today, but I am actually quite willing to spend more money on our schools...if we had a different contract with...

Original post made by Dreamin on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by Rosemarie, on Jun 2, 2009 at 10:59 pm | 18 comments | 1244 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Right-Wing Harassment Strategy Against Dems Detailed In Memo: ‘Yell,’ ‘Stand Up And Shout Out,’ ‘Rattle Him’

This morning, Politico reported that Democratic members of Congress are increasingly being harassed by “angry, sign-carrying...

Original post made by Drew on Jul. 31, 2009
Last comment by Conservative, on Aug 1, 2009 at 5:09 pm | 8 comments | 920 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

I Love Pleasanton Schools

I am not affiliated with PPIE, but I have kids that attend pleasanton schools. I came to Pleasanton because of the community...

Original post made by Drexl on Jul. 17, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 26, 2009 at 12:04 pm | 29 comments | 1640 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Liberals are pathetic

Conservatives are angry because some of them voted for our current president thinking he was going to be in the middle; he...

Original post made by Drexl on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by Johnny, on Jul 29, 2009 at 3:47 pm | 35 comments | 1327 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

I Love Pleasanton Schools $252k

Three weeks left and a measly $252k donated from this town!? What is your excuse for not donating?? Teachers paid too...

Original post made by Drexl on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by To Resident, on Aug 7, 2009 at 8:47 am | 41 comments | 1534 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Washington Post Apologizes for Joke?

That must be a joke. Calling Clinton a mad b***; and she gets an apology?? Where are Palin's apologies? Where was "Women,...

Original post made by Drexl on Aug. 6, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 6, 2009 at 1:29 pm | 3 comments | 977 Views

AROUND TOWN

22 benches on Stanley Blvd

Any idea (other than a need to spend tax dollars) are there now 22 benchs on Stanley Blvd between Pleasanton and Livermore?...

Original post made by Driver on Apr. 3, 2012
Last comment by Melanie, on Apr 9, 2012 at 11:22 am | 30 comments | 2402 Views

AROUND TOWN

For the biker who nearly died today . . . . . .

I was driving north on Main St today at 5:30 AM, just approaching Stanley. My traffic light was, and had been, green but...

Original post made by driver and biker on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by Resident, on Aug 26, 2009 at 9:37 pm | 37 comments | 2368 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Pleasanton Weekly Troll

There is a person in our fair community that has decided to take over the PWTF for personal reasons - most likely a need...

Original post made by DSM-IV on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Billie, on Aug 11, 2009 at 11:45 am | 1 comment | 889 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Pleasanton Weekly Troll

The Pleasanton Weekly Troll Around Town, posted by DSM-IV, a resident of the Another Pleasanton neighborhood neighborhood,...

Original post made by DSM-IV on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 12, 2009 at 10:17 am | 9 comments | 943 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain Lion sighting on Pleasanton Ridge Aug 19, 2010

I was mountain biking on Pleasanton ridge last night around 7pm. Parked at Foothill staging area and was riding just past...

Original post made by Dublin Mountain Biker on Aug. 20, 2010
Last comment by Mary, on Aug 21, 2010 at 6:41 pm | 2 comments | 1300 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

PG&E Spends on Failed Prop16

By now most of you know that Prop 16 failed in spite of PG&E's $48,000,000 support. But what is amazing is how many customers...

Original post made by dublinmike on Jun. 10, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jun 11, 2010 at 5:40 pm | 2 comments | 822 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Rand Paul's Doctor Credentials Questioned

"Rand Paul has been certified through the National Board of Ophthalmology since 2005. He is listed as the group's president;...

Original post made by dublinmike on Jun. 14, 2010
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AROUND TOWN

Texting While Walking

Yesterday while driving Main Street I notice a young mother pushing her stroller across the street while texting. Amazing...

Original post made by dublinmike on Jul. 6, 2010
Last comment by Had it !, on Jul 21, 2010 at 12:08 pm | 26 comments | 1638 Views
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A Norman Rockwell Town
By Roz Rogoff | 7 comments | 1,394 views

David Brooks at his Best – and Worst
By Tom Cushing | 11 comments | 938 views

Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
By Tim Hunt | 32 comments | 841 views