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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

America as Texas vs. California: Who’s Moving Where

Very stark graphic illustration of the economic effects of liberal policies vs. conservative in the maps on this website....

Original post made by Amy on Jun. 19, 2010
Last comment by maja7, on Jun 22, 2010 at 12:19 pm | 18 comments | 1585 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1585 Views

AROUND TOWN

Staples Ranch development agreement goes to City Council Aug. 24

Development of the 124-acre Staples Ranch property at Pleasanton's northeast corner could get under way early next year following...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2010
Last comment by Fairlands Park Neighbor, on Aug 24, 2010 at 12:01 pm | 11 comments | 1585 Views

AROUND TOWN

Any organization accepting a frozen turkey donation for the holiday?

I received a frozen turkey from my employer and would like to donate it to a non-profit organization to help feed a family...

Original post made by Holly on Dec. 21, 2010
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Dec 22, 2010 at 7:55 pm | 4 comments | 1585 Views

AROUND TOWN

Russian terrorists qualify for food stamps?

They came to our country in 2002 -- "Tsarnaeva arrived in the U.S. in 2002, settling in a working-class section of Cambridge,...

Original post made by excuse me??? on Apr. 28, 2013
Last comment by Clive, on Apr 29, 2013 at 10:26 pm | 9 comments | 1585 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pedestrian right a way

It has come to my attention that pedestrians no longer have the right a way. I am not talking about people the just jump...

Original post made by Christine on Feb. 19, 2015
Last comment by BobB, on Mar 6, 2015 at 7:54 pm | 29 comments | 1585 Views

AROUND TOWN

City Council continues again a decision on Lund Ranch II development

The City Council, hopelessly deadlocked over a developer's bid to build 50 homes in Pleasanton's southeast hills after a...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2015
Last comment by BobB, on Nov 26, 2015 at 9:39 pm | 31 comments | 1585 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

What's with the alphabet scramble?

Now when you want to make a comment , you have to type a coded alphabet. What's with that? Somewhere along the way I mist...

Original post made by tango on Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Nov 11, 2010 at 9:07 am | 5 comments | 1585 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

At last, Pleasanton to complete Iron Horse Trail

The Pleasanton City Council is expected to ratify the EBRPD Master Plan for the permanent alignment of the Iron Horse Trail...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2011
Last comment by Nosy Neighbors, on Mar 1, 2011 at 9:23 pm | 14 comments | 1585 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Ban on NO SEX MARRIAGE originates in Pleasanton!

The new California ballot initiative banning NO SEX MARRIAGE originates in Pleasanton! Engorged with triumph over their...

Original post made by Douglas Kendall on Jun. 25, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 25, 2009 at 3:15 pm | 2 comments | 1584 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Final Prop. 8 witness says heterosexual marriage best for children

The final witness in a same-sex marriage trial testified in federal court in San Francisco today that he believes gay and...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2010
Last comment by asking, on Jan 30, 2010 at 8:23 pm | 13 comments | 1584 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Justified or denial of rights?

The BART protest expected Friday didn't happen, probably because BART shut down cell service for the day and the protest...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on Aug. 15, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1584 Views

AROUND TOWN

Popular children's author at Pleasanton Library tomorrow

Popular picture book author and illustrator Jon Agee will make a special summer visit to the Pleasanton Library at 10 a.m....

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2016
Last comment by Pleased Parent, on Jul 5, 2016 at 10:19 am | 1 comment | 1584 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Record crowd turns out for 11th annual Pleasanton July 4 celebration

A crowd estimated at a record-high 1,000 turned out yesterday for the 11th annual Fourth of July picnic and Independence...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2009
Last comment by 4th Celebration, on Jul 6, 2009 at 9:03 am | 2 comments | 1584 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton in top 100 of Money Magazine 'best cities' survey

Money Magazine, in its annual survey of the best places to live in the U.S., ranks Pleasanton 63rd nationally and third in...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2010
Last comment by steve, on Jul 14, 2010 at 8:36 am | 8 comments | 1584 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Museum announces first Heritage Awards

Museum On Main has announced the first recipients of its new Heritage Awards, established earlier this year to recognize...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2010
Last comment by Jan Batcheller, on Aug 4, 2010 at 4:09 pm | 1 comment | 1584 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Wondering if Towne Center Books still sells Tales from Swankville...?

I want to see what all the fuss was about a few years back... I unfortunately can't call the shop to see if they still sell...

Original post made by Student on Jun. 8, 2014
Last comment by Linda B. , on Sep 9, 2014 at 5:08 pm | 17 comments | 1584 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

flexibility in allocating state funds to schools

At the last school district meeting I attended, a list of categorical funds that had been reduced by the state was distributed....

Original post made by Sandy on May. 5, 2009
Last comment by Parent who is voting NO ON G, on May 9, 2009 at 1:10 pm | 5 comments | 1583 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

State Education Budget Faces Additional Cuts

In the May Revise to the State Budget, announced last week, the Governor adjusted the February budget to close the gap that...

Original post made by Sandy on May. 18, 2009
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on May 18, 2009 at 4:47 pm | 8 comments | 1583 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Editorial

We first met Jerry McNerney when he and his wife Mary stood at the corner of Farmers Market and Main Street seeking votes...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Aug 19, 2009 at 12:32 am | 8 comments | 1583 Views
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Suspicious Stein, Watchdog Warren, and a Basket of Deplorables
By Roz Rogoff | 20 comments | 1,226 views

New apartments will be pricey to rent
By Tim Hunt | 8 comments | 581 views