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

Local BART station celebrates first autonomous vehicle

Last Friday, the Livermore Amador Valley Transit Authority celebrated the launch of its shared autonomous vehicle test project...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2018
Last comment by Ryan J. Degan, on Jun 29, 2018 at 5:11 pm | 3 comments | 6692 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hot wax creations on display through July 7

"Floating" and other encaustic paintings by local artist Claudette McDermott are being featured through July 7 at the hallway...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2018
Last comment by Claudette McDermott, on Jun 29, 2018 at 2:49 pm | 1 comment | 2464 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Tragedy in Maryland newsroom strikes too close to home

The tragedy in a Maryland newsroom strikes too close to home for journalists and readers alike. Over the past few months,...

Original post made by Linda Kelly on Jun. 29, 2018
There are no comments yet. 1470 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

News Digest: Ed Kinney series, Waldo scavenger hunt & Zone 7 map

In the latest installation of Museum on Main's Ed Kinney Speaker Series, tickets are now on sale to spend the evening with...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2018
Last comment by Linda Kelly, on Jun 29, 2018 at 11:37 am | 1 comment | 2591 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Alameda Co.: Motorcyclist killed on I-580 Friday identified

A lane-splitting motorcyclist who died after he was ejected from his bike on eastbound Interstate Highway 580 in unincorporated...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2018
Last comment by Karl Aitken, on Jun 29, 2018 at 10:26 am | 8 comments | 4429 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board considers principal appointments for Amador, Harvest Park

The Pleasanton school board is set to consider a series of appointments at the Tuesday night meeting. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2018
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Jun 26, 2018 at 8:00 pm | 12 comments | 4900 Views

AROUND TOWN

City budget revenues rising, more capital projects on the way

City budget revenues are estimated to go up more than $4.5 million next fiscal year, mainly on the strength of rising property...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2018
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jun 25, 2018 at 6:18 pm | 27 comments | 4467 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alameda County: Officials say opioid overdose deaths dropped by half in 2017

Officials with the Alameda County Health Care Services Agency said recently-released data reveal that the number of opioid...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2018
Last comment by Mitch, on Jun 25, 2018 at 5:02 pm | 2 comments | 2841 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART votes down Livermore extension; regional authority could take lead on project

The BART Board of Directors narrowly voted against building a full BART extension to Livermore, but by also not selecting...

Original post made on May. 25, 2018
Last comment by Flightops, on Jun 25, 2018 at 10:31 am | 21 comments | 8255 Views

SPORTS

PPIE Run for Education: More than just a morning stroll

On your mark, get set -- Run for Education. Or stroll. Or just turn out for a great community event, hosted by the Pleasanton...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2018
Last comment by hazoguhut, on Jun 25, 2018 at 4:51 am | 4 comments | 4886 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Wealth of parks bring extra value to Pleasanton real estate

Parks, as much as schools and jobs, are a perk for Pleasanton homeowners and home buyers. "People like a place to go. They...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2018
Last comment by BobB, on Jun 23, 2018 at 9:35 pm | 11 comments | 3848 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alameda Co.: Childcare measure falls just short of two-thirds majority

Supporters of an Alameda County measure that would have raised funds to expand access to childcare and preschool for low-...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2018
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Jun 23, 2018 at 9:30 am | 18 comments | 4052 Views

AROUND TOWN

Guest Opinion: Bay Area is still the right place for recycling

Recycling is having a bit of a wake-up call. Read the full story here https://www.pleasantonweekly.com/print/story/2018/06/22/guest-opinion-bay-area-is-still-the-right-place-for-r...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2018
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Jun 22, 2018 at 6:58 pm | 1 comment | 1920 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Zone 7 recognizes Greci for 24 years of service

==BI Editor's note: As of noon Wednesday, the Zone 7 Water Agency has canceled the commendation previously scheduled for...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2018
Last comment by Vic-tah, on Jun 21, 2018 at 12:28 pm | 2 comments | 3010 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tri-Valley Relay for Life this weekend in Dublin

The annual Tri-Valley Relay for Life event will be held at Dublin High School this Saturday, starting in the morning and...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2018
Last comment by Erika Alvero, Staff Reporter, on Jun 21, 2018 at 10:25 am | 2 comments | 2452 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Swalwell introduces Duty to Report Act

Last week, Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) introduced legislation that would require federal candidates to report receiving...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2018
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jun 19, 2018 at 10:13 pm | 52 comments | 5064 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fast Trak

What is your experience and opinion? I am considering purchasing Fast Trak. It seems this is a nice gismo to have for...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Jun. 16, 2018
Last comment by Claudette McDermott, on Jun 19, 2018 at 5:02 pm | 5 comments | 1795 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD seeks community feedback on addressing capacity issues

The Pleasanton Unified School District has released a survey open to all community members to share input on how the district...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2018
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Jun 19, 2018 at 11:26 am | 13 comments | 6706 Views

SPORTS

Hiking -- a Deus family tradition

Pleasanton resident John Deus and his son Tom began a tradition years ago to enjoy hikes together every Father's Day, sometimes...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2018
Last comment by Roz, on Jun 19, 2018 at 9:01 am | 1 comment | 3172 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Coroner determines SRVHS student's drowning was accidental

Contra Costa County coroner's officials have ruled the drowning death of freshman Benjamin Curry in the San Ramon Valley...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2018
Last comment by shelby, on Jun 18, 2018 at 9:46 pm | 5 comments | 5251 Views
<< < 121 122 123 124 125 > >>
Page 123 of 853

Stay informed.

Get the day's top headlines from PleasantonWeekly.com sent to your inbox in the Express newsletter.

Gun violence shatters sense of safety
By Gina Channell Wilcox | 21 comments | 2,022 views

Two measures to re-invigorate Livermore Valley wine country headed to November ballot
By Tim Hunt | 1 comment | 1,265 views

What it takes to become a teacher
By Monith Ilavarasan | 1 comment | 1,066 views