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

COMMENTS ON STORIES

McNerney in talks with Afghanistan president about war effort, political corruption

Afghanistan must end its corruption, and U.S. troops need to gain the trust of the people so they will not follow the Taliban...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2010
Last comment by Doug Miller, on Jan 19, 2010 at 10:29 am | 12 comments | 1074 Views

AROUND TOWN

Democratic Party strategists launch ads targeting GOP's Meg Whitman

A group of California Democratic strategists have debuted several radio ads charging that Republican gubernatorial candidate...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2010
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:16 pm | 24 comments | 1074 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

NEW: Obama Bumper Sticker Removal Kit!

Great new product...and in demand! And it Really Really Works! BS Removal Kit >>> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=201pgTaEseQ ...

Original post made by Beth on Jul. 17, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Jul 19, 2010 at 9:32 pm | 11 comments | 1074 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

18% of drivers call in sick as AC Transit struggles to keep buses rolling during contract dispute

AC Transit officials apologized to riders Monday after 18 percent of the district's bus operators allegedly called in sick...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2010
Last comment by Willo, on Jul 22, 2010 at 4:38 pm | 6 comments | 1074 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tri-Valley Haven seeking donations to help homeless handle summer heat

Tri-Valley Haven is seeking donations to help the homeless combat the heat this summer. Contributions of sunscreen, reusable...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2013
Last comment by Lee, on Jun 11, 2013 at 11:26 am | 2 comments | 1074 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama's planned expansion of Nuclear Energy EXPOSED

As you evaluate Obama's Energy Policy, here is a link exposing Obama's plan to vastly increase the use of nuclear energy,...

Original post made by reader on Jul. 12, 2009
Last comment by jon, on Jul 15, 2009 at 10:20 am | 12 comments | 1073 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

High-tech street lights beef up safety on Foothill Road

It's likely that the 18 new street lights to be installed on Foothill Road just outside the Golden Eagle gated community...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Sep 25, 2009 at 12:24 am | 4 comments | 1073 Views

AROUND TOWN

Residents recall Pearl Harbor day

(As printed in our Dec. 7, 2007 edition) "Yesterday, Dec. 7, 1941--a date which will live in infamy--the United States...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2009
Last comment by History Buff, on Dec 8, 2009 at 10:07 am | 2 comments | 1073 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Oakland to give voters choice of 3 new taxes in effort to close $50-million deficit

The Oakland City Council voted Monday night to put three tax measures on the November ballot that if approved would help...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2010
Last comment by resident, on Jul 27, 2010 at 8:42 pm | 3 comments | 1073 Views

AROUND TOWN

Attend a 'climate action plan' workshop tonight

Participants will explore the challenges facing Pleasanton in accommodating growth while reducing future greenhouse gas emissions....

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2011
Last comment by Patriot, on Jan 12, 2011 at 10:04 am | 6 comments | 1073 Views

AROUND TOWN

What has become of Pleasanton?

I read the wonderful article on Valley care turning 50. However the following comments were awful. What has become of the...

Original post made by nancy s. on Feb. 5, 2013
Last comment by steve, on Feb 6, 2013 at 8:52 am | 3 comments | 1073 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART statement on negotiations

In a memorandum to city and regional leaders, BART General Manager Grace Crunican expressed disappointment that negotiations...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 19, 2013 at 4:38 pm | 3 comments | 1073 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bringing Everyone to the Table: White House Health Care Stakeholder Discussions

We keep hearing about citizens feeling left out of the loop and demanding Town Hall Meetings etc. Everyone seems to think...

Original post made by White House on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Ken in South Pleasanton, on Aug 11, 2009 at 11:30 am | 2 comments | 1072 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama -- Wall Street's best friend

Some people who voted for Obama during what was the worst financial crisis since the great depression, thought that his administration...

Original post made by a reader on Sep. 25, 2009
Last comment by a reader, on Sep 28, 2009 at 9:54 pm | 3 comments | 1072 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

State Assembly to consider tougher law on violent crime reporting

A bill that would require witnesses to report violent crimes to law enforcement regardless of the victim's age has passed...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2010
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jan 27, 2010 at 10:33 am | 1 comment | 1072 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Ex-boyfriend sets fire to East Angela home

A police officer on routine patrol at 7:45 a.m. this morning in the 400 block of East Angela Street discovered a home fire...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2010
Last comment by yomama, on Jun 9, 2010 at 8:37 am | 5 comments | 1072 Views

AROUND TOWN

Candidate's Forum Monday, Sept 20

Pleasanton city council candidates forum Monday, Sept 20, 2010. It starts at 5:45 PM at Ridge View Commons Apartments, 5200...

Original post made by Lillian on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by Lillian, on Sep 3, 2010 at 8:50 pm | 2 comments | 1072 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

'Walk to School' days start tomorrow at selected Pleasanton elementary schools

Pleasanton elementary schools will be joining hundreds of schools throughout the country by participating in the International...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by William Turner, on Oct 7, 2010 at 10:17 am | 9 comments | 1072 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART adds longer trains, a bit of Giants cheers for rides to China Basin this afternoon

As tens of thousands of baseball fans surge into San Francisco's China Basin to watch Games 1 and 2 of the World Series,...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2010
Last comment by maria's friend, on Oct 28, 2010 at 8:30 am | 3 comments | 1072 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Last BART cars reserved for firefighter mourners this morning

BART officials are designating the last car of each train for the hundreds of fire personnel expected to ride the trains...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2011
Last comment by Maja7, on Jun 10, 2011 at 9:53 am | 2 comments | 1072 Views
<< < 471.5 472.5 473.5 474.5 475.5 > >>
Page 473.5 of 605

The air board gets an ear full from residents
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 606 views

Tax Day
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 313 views

Ballot Follies, and the great Candidate Challenge
By Tom Cushing | 0 comments | 123 views