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Public invited to Livermore Lab meeting tonight on groundwater contamination cleanup efforts

The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory will host a community working group meeting this evening to discuss the ongoing...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2011
Last comment by david vincent mcgraw, on Mar 9, 2011 at 1:38 am | 1 comment | 1494 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

1st Wednesday draws thousands to downtown event, Pooch Parade

Thousands crowded downtown streets Wednesday night for another 1st Wednesday Street Party with more than 200 dogs highlighting...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2016
Last comment by Diane, on Aug 5, 2016 at 8:11 pm | 4 comments | 1494 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Censorship of No On Parcel Tax Postings

Wow, it's getting more and more difficult to use the Town Square Forum to share information and offer opinions because the...

Original post made by John on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on Apr 4, 2009 at 6:42 pm | 5 comments | 1493 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board adopts budget without final state projection

Without a final budget adopted by the state and a July 1 deadline to outline the district's finances, the school board passed...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 29, 2009 at 6:37 am | 21 comments | 1493 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Amador High musician joins jazz summer tour

Traveling to four cities in 10 days and playing with a prestigious jazz band comprised of talented high school performers...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by gen1us, on Aug 24, 2010 at 8:39 am | 3 comments | 1493 Views

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Snowpack at 143% of normal but state says it can only delivery 30% to us

The Sierra Nevada snowpack's water content is well above average but the amount of water that will be delivered to farms...

Original post made on May. 2, 2010
Last comment by Dave Ferguson, on May 4, 2010 at 2:20 pm | 16 comments | 1493 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local officials urge yes vote on Prop 22

A crowd of local officials gathered Tuesday to protest a state practice that's shifted billions from city budgets to the...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2010
Last comment by anger ?, on Oct 19, 2010 at 9:07 pm | 6 comments | 1492 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Newt Gingrich - 100% correct on immigration reform

A comprehensive plan to solve the immigration issue, it will not satisfy the right, it will not satisfy the left, but it...

Original post made by jimf01 on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 7, 2010 at 12:12 pm | 16 comments | 1492 Views

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Why were two topics REMOVED by Weekly? CENSORSHIP?

Why were tow topics concerning Phillip Garrido's and the kidnapping of Jaycee Dugard REMOVED by the weekly? Too hard to...

Original post made by Posts Removed? on Aug. 30, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Sep 6, 2009 at 6:43 pm | 23 comments | 1492 Views

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Tour Oak Grove Property - Decide Yes or No For Yourself

I'm a resident of Pleasanton who recently toured the Oak Grove property. After seeing it, I'd like to encourage everyone...

Original post made by Pleasanton Voter on May. 21, 2010
Last comment by junebug, on May 24, 2010 at 12:51 pm | 16 comments | 1492 Views

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Welcome home celebration for Army Sgt. Rick Seymour

More than 75 well-wishers turned out for a welcome home ceremony recently for Army sergeant Rick Seymour at his grandparents'...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by Maja7, on Jun 9, 2011 at 10:15 am | 1 comment | 1492 Views

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'Spare the Air' alert for today

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a Spare the Air Alert for today because of a high-pressure system...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2015
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Sep 8, 2015 at 9:37 am | 1 comment | 1492 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Kansas Raises Its Educational Bar: Other States Expected to Follow

With the Kansas State Board of Education preparing to vote on new science standards this year, the House Education Committee...

Original post made by Frank Baum on Feb. 20, 2013
Last comment by Neil, on Feb 22, 2013 at 9:51 pm | 4 comments | 1491 Views

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Aiming high

Coaching a deaf basketball team is different from coaching a hearing team, says Debbie Ayres, who has coached college and...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2010
Last comment by suny, on Jun 19, 2010 at 10:11 am | 1 comment | 1491 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Four 11th Congressional District counties must report final vote count today

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) is back in Washington for the final session of the 111th Congress and prepared...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2010
Last comment by Waiting for Redistricting, on Nov 30, 2010 at 11:45 pm | 6 comments | 1491 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Dropping Kids off at School

To the driver of a green van with the license number 4MWS606: this morning while dropping off my daughter at Foothill I...

Original post made by Foothill Parent on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by Another Gatetree Resident, on Oct 15, 2009 at 1:41 am | 13 comments | 1490 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Robert Murray of Murray Energy: "Obama will destroy low cost energy in America"

Check this video out. It is an interview with Robert Murray of Murray Energy who talks about a group of his 500 coal miner...

Original post made by More Coal on Oct. 28, 2012
Last comment by ALL, on Oct 29, 2012 at 6:45 pm | 5 comments | 1490 Views

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Earthquake today?

Did anyone feel something like a small earthquake in Pleasanton? I felt some shaking at around 10:15 am thursday 1/7/2010...

Original post made by Resident on Jan. 7, 2010
Last comment by Tango, on Jan 8, 2010 at 12:04 pm | 8 comments | 1490 Views

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Volunteer tutor training program starts Jan. 14 at Pleasanton Library

Pleasanton Public Library will host a new volunteer tutor training program from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, at the library,...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2011
Last comment by M. Campbell, on Jan 7, 2012 at 12:04 am | 4 comments | 1490 Views

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TRUNK signs... Bernal Plaza

After seeing this sign GROWING OUT OF THE TRUNK of a car Parked at Bernal Plaza on the CORNER OF VALLEY AND BERNAL, for the...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on May. 8, 2013
Last comment by Thanks for working on this...., on May 9, 2013 at 8:29 pm | 23 comments | 1490 Views
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