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

AROUND TOWN

Point/counterpoint: Studying El Charro Road

As part of its 2017-2018 work plan, the Pleasanton City Council prioritized initiating an El Charro Road feasibility study...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2017
Last comment by Rob, on Mar 31, 2017 at 11:03 am | 4 comments | 900 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stoneridge/Hacienda Illegible Mustard Street Signs

There is NO "A" In STEM! STEM stands for Science Technology Engineering Mathematics- It is teaching the U.S. is sorely...

Original post made by STEM Vs. STEAM or hot air? on Apr. 21, 2017
Last comment by Don, on Apr 22, 2017 at 9:13 am | 4 comments | 559 Views

AROUND TOWN

A different perspective on Spotorno Ranch development

After my recent column on the development proposal for the Spotorno Ranch near the Callippe Preserve Golf Course, I had the...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2017
Last comment by Map, on Jul 27, 2017 at 7:25 pm | 4 comments | 925 Views

AROUND TOWN

No more Motorcycles? HAHAHA

So the new "bike spots" are a joke. See how often they get used...And is this to deter the folks from riding on motorcycles...

Original post made by KW on Aug. 7, 2017
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Aug 7, 2017 at 6:17 pm | 4 comments | 408 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fatal officer-involved shooting in Livermore

Police in Livermore shot and killed an armed person who started a fire inside a house Wednesday night, according to police. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2017
Last comment by Rider, on Aug 18, 2017 at 10:01 am | 4 comments | 3002 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Traffic

I have my behind the wheel driving test tomorrow, and I was wondering what the traffic is like in the area around the DMV...

Original post made by Vedant Apte on Sep. 27, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Sep 27, 2017 at 10:17 pm | 4 comments | 210 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around Pleasanton: Trader Joe's opens expanded store in Rose Pavilion

I was one of the early-bird customers at 8 a.m. last Friday as Trader Joe's opened its new 13,000-square-foot grocery store...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2017
Last comment by Dave, on Sep 29, 2017 at 8:47 pm | 4 comments | 3252 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tri-Valley Hero: Lifetime Achievement, Pleasanton's Dolores Bengtson

Dolores Bengtson estimates she has led more than 5,000 people on hikes, beginning in the late '70s. "I always hoped it gives...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2017
Last comment by Kurt Kummer, on Dec 1, 2017 at 9:24 pm | 4 comments | 1908 Views

AROUND TOWN

Political Correctness and the Criminal Element

Part of article by Graig Andresen Writing for National Patriot and Right Side Patriots November 11, 2015: "The Department...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Nov. 30, 2017
Last comment by Realist, on Dec 5, 2017 at 1:41 am | 4 comments | 440 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hanukkah fare: Stories behind foods intrinsic to the Jewish Festival of Lights

At the heart of the Hanukkah holiday, perhaps, is oil. Oil that has come to symbolize for the Jewish people light in the...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2017
Last comment by grish, on Dec 19, 2017 at 3:16 am | 4 comments | 1841 Views

AROUND TOWN

Zone 7 recruiting for new general manager

Zone 7 Water Agency has begun the process of searching for its next general manager with the goal of making a hire by March. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2017
Last comment by Buc Lau, on Dec 28, 2017 at 5:10 pm | 4 comments | 1513 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (movie)... not consistent with the book...

My 17 year old owns all the Harry Potter books/movies and viewed and read them all several times. Over the last few weekends...

Original post made by Harry Potter Fans on Jul. 14, 2007
Last comment by janice, on Jul 14, 2007 at 3:09 pm | 4 comments | 5727 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Dumbledore gay? Now what?

Dumbledore is gay. What's next??? J.K. Rowling outs Hogwarts character By HILLEL ITALIE, AP National Writer Sat Oct...

Original post made by Dumbledore has been outed on Oct. 20, 2007
Last comment by AVHS Dad, on Mar 27, 2009 at 11:34 am | 4 comments | 6403 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

New Star Trek movie is a bust

If you are a Star Trek fan from way back you'll hate this new movie. If you don't believe me check out the link below. http://www.theonion.com/content/video/trekkies_bash_new_sta...

Original post made by Treker on May. 27, 2009
Last comment by AVHS Dad, on Jun 3, 2009 at 5:20 pm | 4 comments | 4873 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Library, Towne Center Books to host Secret Service agent's report on Kennedy assassination

Former U.S. Secret Service agent Gerald Blaine will be at the Pleasanton Public Library Sunday to talk about President John...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2010
Last comment by disappointed, on Dec 19, 2010 at 2:26 pm | 4 comments | 6939 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Amy Chua's Tiger Mom

any thoughts on this book or topic? Also related Lac Su's book about his childhood with parents that made him eat brains...

Original post made by parent on Jan. 19, 2011
Last comment by A Neighbor, on Jan 23, 2011 at 11:38 am | 4 comments | 5695 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

'Hunger Games' a little bit 'The Most Dangerous Game'

"The Hunger Games" is a little bit "The Most Dangerous Game," a little bit "Lord of the Flies," a little bit "The Truman...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 26, 2012 at 10:12 pm | 4 comments | 11706 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

The wind beneath her wings

Imagine you're 7 years old, your mom's had lots of surgeries and when you go to look for her, you find her sprawled on the...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 8, 2013 at 10:36 am | 4 comments | 3718 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Livermore Lab's National Ignition Facility earns magazine's award

Physics World, an international monthly magazine published by the Institute of Physics, has named Livermore National Laboratory's...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2014
Last comment by Tim Hitchcock, on Dec 22, 2014 at 8:25 am | 4 comments | 6120 Views

RESTAURANTS

A Hooter's in Downtown Pleasanton??? What!!??

This morning I was driving down Main Street to enjoy the farmer's market when I noticed the construction progress on the...

Original post made by Katie Moe on Aug. 11, 2007
Last comment by Tracy, on Nov 29, 2007 at 12:09 pm | 4 comments | 6546 Views
<< < 431.5 432.5 433.5 434.5 435.5 > >>
Page 433.5 of 717

New state housing requirements could affect Pleasanton
By Jeb Bing | 6 comments | 640 views

Salami, Salami … Baloney
By Tom Cushing | 24 comments | 502 views

Time for new collaboration between city and school district
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 434 views