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

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The Swinging Pendulum

Another example of a point I made earlier this week. http://www.insidebayarea.com/california/ci_16352215 In CD-11, neither...

Original post made by Stacey on Oct. 16, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 19, 2010 at 1:53 pm | 6 comments | 1388 Views

AROUND TOWN

Candidate Campaign Finance Disclosures

Last week candidates for Mayor and City Council seats filed their first Cal Form 460 Campaign Finance Disclosure Reports...

Original post made by Rae on Oct. 9, 2010
Last comment by Sounds Okay to me, on Oct 21, 2010 at 9:40 pm | 8 comments | 1388 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART's 2nd largest union rejects contract

Members of BART's second-largest union voted yesterday against management's proposed contract, which calls for wage freezes...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 20, 2009 at 4:43 pm | 22 comments | 1388 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Awards to be given today at Community of Character luncheon

Pleasanton's Community of Character Collaborative will honor three individuals and a nonprofit organization at a luncheon...

Original post made on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by W Ron Sutton, on May 7, 2010 at 2:10 pm | 6 comments | 1388 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Livermore Parcel tax - from 5 years to 10 years

Livermore passed a parcel tax measure in November 2004 at $120/parcel beginning July 2005. That parcel tax was renewed in...

Original post made by NO ON G on Apr. 26, 2009
Last comment by Jarvis Disciple, on Apr 26, 2009 at 4:04 pm | 2 comments | 1387 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Letter: Electronic map could help at the library

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6128 posted Friday, September 11,...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2009
Last comment by Kumar Khasadian, on Sep 15, 2009 at 10:19 pm | 4 comments | 1387 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD board accepts teachers union contract

While the school board approved a contract with the teachers' union Tuesday night, one that would save the district nearly...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2010
Last comment by Get smart, on Mar 2, 2010 at 7:10 am | 2 comments | 1387 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

If I was President....My Platform

Make it illegal to lobby congress. Make all presidential candidates draw from a public fund. Make the needed common sense...

Original post made by Common Sense on Dec. 14, 2011
Last comment by common sense, on Dec 17, 2011 at 10:11 am | 8 comments | 1387 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

We are all told the Republicans want to deny people healthcare

The truth is...http://freebeacon.com/reid-why-would-we-want-to-help-one-kid-with-cancer/ CNN anchor asks Harry Reid about...

Original post made by jimf01 on Oct. 2, 2013
Last comment by Right, on Oct 2, 2013 at 8:15 pm | 4 comments | 1387 Views

AROUND TOWN

To those wondering about Douglas Kendall's Posts:

Doug has taken advantage of a "feature" offered by the Weekly, that is available to all. See Below: "READ MORE OF PRATTLE...

Original post made by Annon on Oct. 10, 2009
Last comment by Annoyed, on Oct 11, 2009 at 9:16 am | 1 comment | 1387 Views

AROUND TOWN

The horse in the front page

Umm, I think your photographers need glasses. That horse is not munching on a pile of hay. It looks like a pile of manure,...

Original post made by Anonymous on Dec. 10, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 11, 2009 at 11:15 am | 7 comments | 1387 Views

AROUND TOWN

Belmont couple killed Sunday in small plane crash on hillside near Livermore

A Belmont couple in their 70s was killed Sunday when their small plane crashed into a hill near Livermore in rainy weather,...

Original post made on May. 10, 2010
Last comment by Sue, on May 10, 2010 at 8:14 am | 1 comment | 1387 Views

AROUND TOWN

Weeding

My yard has a lot of weeds but my kids can't tolerate Roundup and other such stuff. You know of some organic harmless...

Original post made by WeedHater on Jul. 18, 2011
Last comment by Like a good neighbor, on Jul 25, 2011 at 2:29 pm | 16 comments | 1387 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Foundation helps close gap in state budget cuts

Governor Jerry Brown has warned Californians to "fasten your seat belt" before reading budget news coming out of Sacramento...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2011
Last comment by ??, on Jan 7, 2011 at 10:57 am | 1 comment | 1387 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Woman charged in Angela Street arson free on bail

The woman charged with setting her East Angela Street home afire more than two years ago has pleaded not guilty and is free...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2011
Last comment by Didn't have to happen, on Feb 15, 2011 at 12:12 pm | 2 comments | 1387 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART warns protestors could disrupt service in S.F. today

An alert on the BART website is notifying riders about protests that may disrupt service at San Francisco stations today. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2011
Last comment by Jason, on Aug 12, 2011 at 5:07 pm | 9 comments | 1387 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

A sobering 3 min. clip about Cap & Trade today...

As Mike Pence (R-IND) said at the end of this clip, this is not a Congress, this is a travesty. http://www.stevesimon.us/blog/?p=1342 ...

Original post made by paul on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Jun 29, 2009 at 2:40 pm | 3 comments | 1386 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Romney and Ann: The Comeback Kids?

In their first interview since the Great Shellacking of 2012, Mitt and Ann allow Chris Wallace into one of their many homes...

Original post made by Freedom Freedom Freedom on Mar. 4, 2013
Last comment by PW fan, on Mar 4, 2013 at 3:26 pm | 5 comments | 1386 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1386 Views

AROUND TOWN

State transportation commission OKs $20 million for BART tramway to Oakland Airport

BART's proposed 3.2-mile elevated tramway between the Oakland Coliseum station and the Oakland airport moved closer to becoming...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2010
Last comment by Albert, on Sep 26, 2010 at 5:43 pm | 5 comments | 1386 Views
<< < 500.25 501.25 502.25 503.25 504.25 > >>
Page 502.25 of 666

The Grass Roots Rise
By Roz Rogoff | 24 comments | 2,790 views

A Costco tempest in a tea pot
By Tim Hunt | 4 comments | 848 views