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

Is the Tea Party heartless?

See what blogger Cindy Cross and to say and voice your own opinion. [http://pleasantonweekly.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=6955...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2011
Last comment by Rick , on Apr 21, 2011 at 12:13 pm | 14 comments | 1676 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

City's paratransit starts downtown shuttle service today

The new fall schedule for Pleasanton's Paratransit Service and its popular downtown shuttle starts Sunday service today. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2011
Last comment by olfthfl, on Sep 19, 2011 at 8:24 am | 2 comments | 1676 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

History Repeats Itself - Deja Vu Anybody?

While cleaning house, I found this letter... how naive the writer was to think a worse time could not come! 27 Jan 2003 Pleasanton...

Original post made by John Adams on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on Apr 4, 2009 at 6:36 pm | 3 comments | 1675 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teacher Tantrum Caught on Film by Student

A Tennessee math teacher became violent in the classroom and a student filmed it (it's on YouTube). There have been some...

Original post made by Sydney on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by Karen, on Oct 13, 2010 at 11:52 pm | 5 comments | 1675 Views

AROUND TOWN

Nutcracker at the Bankhead - 7 performances!

This is the 30th anniversary of the Nutcracker presented by the Valley Dance Theatre of Livermore. Accompanied by the Livermore-Amador...

Original post made by Dancer & Prancer on Dec. 10, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1675 Views

AROUND TOWN

Services Thursday for DeWitt Wilson, Pleasanton developer who died Monday

A funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Augustine Catholic Church for DeWitt (Dee) Wilson who died Monday...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2010
Last comment by Juli Stewart, on Jan 13, 2010 at 10:33 am | 2 comments | 1675 Views

AROUND TOWN

Auto workers union calls for picketing at local Toyota dealers to keep Fremont plant open

Several hundred workers as well as union leaders and state and local elected officials held a rally Friday to begin a campaign...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2010
Last comment by No fan of unions, on Feb 15, 2010 at 8:23 pm | 7 comments | 1675 Views

AROUND TOWN

McNerney praises Obama speech, promises to advocate for job-growth policies

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) praised President Obama's "State of the Union" address yesterday, especially the...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2011
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Jan 31, 2011 at 8:22 am | 20 comments | 1675 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Are PG&E's 'Smart Meters" hurting us? Anti-wireless group thinks so

Just before Josh Hart stepped into Thursday's California Public Utilities Commission meeting to join a group of people protesting...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by Jay, on Aug 10, 2010 at 10:18 pm | 4 comments | 1675 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

18th winter 'Spare the Air' day alert issued for today

A Winter Spare the Air alert has been issued for Thursday, banning wood burning for the 18th time this season. Read the...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2015
Last comment by Terrie, on Jan 15, 2015 at 4:19 pm | 1 comment | 1675 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Air district declares 3rd consecutive 'Spare the Air' day as temperature soars

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has declared a third consecutive Spare the Air day today due to anticipated...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2009
Last comment by a parent, on Sep 23, 2009 at 10:39 am | 4 comments | 1674 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD - Alternative Expense Reductions?

The first of several "Special Board Meetings" is scheduled for January 5, 2010. Agenda and Board Packet is posted here (http://www.pleasanton.k12.ca.us/BoardofTrustees/MeetingsAgend...

Original post made by Dark Corners of Town on Dec. 20, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Dec 28, 2009 at 6:50 pm | 32 comments | 1674 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama's Position on Zakat

What is "zakat," you ask? link >>> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pQG8PIqLp7k McNerney enables Obama enable...

Original post made by Brian on Oct. 4, 2010
Last comment by Me Too, on Oct 4, 2010 at 9:21 pm | 3 comments | 1674 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney Votes AGAINST Creating Jobs and FOR Govt Interference...

No surprise here...but wanted you all to be very aware that your (mis-) representative and mine voted AGAINST the "Protecting...

Original post made by McNerneyAgainstJobs on Sep. 19, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1674 Views

AROUND TOWN

July 4th and Fido -- be careful for him!

Time for the DF's annual reminder that Independence Day is your pet's WORST Day of the Year. Ask any shelter worker -- sadly,...

Original post made by dogfather on Jul. 2, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 3, 2014 at 11:43 am | 3 comments | 1674 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton: World-class pianists to perform with youth orchestra

What happens when a 10-year-old violinist is paired up with virtuoso pianists? Find out at this year's third annual classical...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2017
Last comment by Barbara, on Feb 1, 2017 at 4:47 pm | 1 comment | 1674 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

CHP urges drivers, passengers to buckle up

The California Highway Patrol is warning Bay Area residents to buckle up when driving and that it will hold a statewide campaign...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2009
Last comment by Darwin-esque, on Sep 15, 2009 at 4:30 pm | 8 comments | 1674 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Judge orders Social Security notices for blind to be in Braille or on CDs

A federal judge in San Francisco yesterday ordered the U.S. Social Security Administration to send benefit notices to blind...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2009
Last comment by Grace, on Oct 21, 2009 at 8:53 pm | 3 comments | 1674 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Poizner speaks out against health care reform bill

Former New York Gov. George Pataki and Republican gubernatorial hopeful Steve Poizner held a news conference in San Francisco...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2010
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:29 pm | 9 comments | 1674 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. 1673 Views
<< < 494 495 496 497 498 > >>
Page 496 of 689

Johnny Be Gone – Long Live Rock-n-Roll
By Tom Cushing | 2 comments | 653 views

 

2017 guide to summer camps

Looking for something for the kids to do this summer, learn something new and have fun? The 2017 Summer Camp Guide features local camps for all ages and interests.

Find Camps Here