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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Pelosi's brother-in-law's green tech firm gets $737 mil of taxpayer money

It's as if Solyndra never happened. The Obama Administration is giving $737 million to a Tonopah Solar, a subsidiary of California-based...

Original post made by Unbelievable! on Oct. 2, 2011
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Oct 2, 2011 at 8:27 pm | 4 comments | 1892 Views

AROUND TOWN

Shadow Cliffs Water Slides Update: Liaison meeting scheduled between EBRPD and the City of Pleasanton

As a follow up to the April 16th Pleasanton Parks and Recreation Committee meeting, a Liaison Committee meeting is scheduled...

Original post made by Chuck Bierdeman on May. 27, 2012
Last comment by Chuck Bierdeman, on May 30, 2012 at 3:41 pm | 1 comment | 1892 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Mentally disabled residents forced into Fight Club!

Warning this is not a pleasant deal here: http://www.abcnews.go.com/Blotter/story?id=7556740&page=1 Power corrupts...

Original post made by Joe on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by 2ME4U, on Aug 8, 2009 at 12:31 pm | 4 comments | 1892 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Compelling Film Opening Fri., 6/26: "The Stoning of Soraya"

This Friday the film "The Stoning of Soraya" will open in selected cities around the country. Given the current events in...

Original post made by MaryAnn on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 24, 2009 at 7:17 pm | 1 comment | 1891 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kay Huff's ladies' day gains in popularity

It's Fair time starting next Wednesday and once again hundreds are signing up for Kay's Ladies' Day at the Races, scheduled...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Pat Mosca, on Jun 26, 2009 at 10:31 am | 1 comment | 1891 Views

AROUND TOWN

As Mother's Day approaches, watch out for new Mother ducks and goslings around storm drains

As Mother's Day approaches, May is also time for new mother ducks and their newly hatched goslings to leave their nests and...

Original post made by Lisa Lorentz on May. 10, 2013
Last comment by Duck lover, on May 12, 2013 at 7:29 am | 2 comments | 1891 Views

AROUND TOWN

S.F. City College accreditation ruling due this week

A judge said Monday that he will make a ruling by the end of this week on whether to block a decision by a regional commission...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 3, 2014 at 3:01 pm | 2 comments | 1891 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Climate Conference in Denmark

http://news.yahoo.com/s/politico/30664 What do you all think of this issue at hand? Is Pleasanton doing enough in it's part...

Original post made by der on Dec. 16, 2009
Last comment by Nan, on Dec 22, 2009 at 11:59 pm | 28 comments | 1891 Views

AROUND TOWN

RECYCLE WOES

The new recycling program is in full swing and so are the flies that hover around my food recycling container. A swarthy...

Original post made by little m on Oct. 18, 2009
Last comment by Susan, on Oct 20, 2009 at 7:20 am | 13 comments | 1890 Views

AROUND TOWN

URGENT NEED: KITTEN FOSTERS

The kittens are pouring in and we are in urgent need of additional kitten fosters. If you are interested, to learn more about...

Original post made by Jim Telfer on Jun. 8, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1890 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Police seize 64 pounds of fireworks from Dublin home

Police seized more than 64 pounds of illegal fireworks from a home in Dublin Thursday, according to police. Read the full...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by Mike, on Jul 3, 2009 at 4:47 pm | 1 comment | 1890 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parcel Tax Makes Renters Winners and Condo Owners Losers

Approximately one in seven students in the Pleasanton school district live in modest to high amenity attached housing units...

Original post made by frank on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Mar 21, 2009 at 6:31 pm | 3 comments | 1889 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Debbie Look appointed to top PTA post

Recently, Pleasanton resident Debbie Look became the director of legislation for the California State PTA (Parent Teachers...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by Buford, on Jul 10, 2009 at 8:38 am | 1 comment | 1889 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Graph of the Day

Unemployment Under different U.S. House Majorities: (Source for the unemployment figures: a spreadsheet taken yesterday...

Original post made by Chris on Jul. 9, 2010
Last comment by M., on Jul 11, 2010 at 11:44 pm | 25 comments | 1889 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Final map of Congressional Draft

None of the other links currently mentioned here in Town Square show the FINAL DRAFT...Yes, it is still a draft, but it not...

Original post made by Got moved to Union City on Jun. 11, 2011
Last comment by Got moved to Union City, on Jun 13, 2011 at 11:31 pm | 11 comments | 1889 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Shame on the unions

This is getting pathetic. I sure hope it doesn't portend things to come: http://hjta.org/california-commentary/latest-intimidation-tactic-public-relations-disaster-unions Lat...

Original post made by Sigh on Aug. 1, 2011
Last comment by Harry, on Aug 2, 2011 at 1:48 pm | 12 comments | 1889 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Huntsman

It is sad that someone like Huntsman, who is a highly intelligent,experienced moderate conservative, gets zero respect.He...

Original post made by hoops on Jan. 9, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 11, 2012 at 10:38 am | 10 comments | 1889 Views

AROUND TOWN

Scholarship gives Amador grad more than just financial help

When Stacey Wenzel was a Las Positas College student applying for scholarships to help advance her education, she never dreamed...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by MP, on Apr 13, 2010 at 1:46 pm | 2 comments | 1889 Views

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Pleasanton's Andy Jorgensen wins county's arts achievement recognition

Andy Jorgensen, Pleasanton's Civic Arts manager, has been recognized for his achievements and contributions impacting the...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2010
Last comment by Jan Batcheller, on Sep 27, 2010 at 3:42 pm | 6 comments | 1889 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Services tomorrow for John McWilliams

Services for John Brendan McWilliams will be held at 10:30 a.m. tomorrow at St. Augustine Catholic Church in Pleasanton. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 27, 2010 at 11:22 am | 3 comments | 1889 Views
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Valley Trails site is poor location for school
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Secrets to saving on your summer city vacation
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Readers' Choice Ballot is here

It's time to decide what local business is worthy of the title "Pleasanton Readers' Choice" — and you get to decide! Cast your ballot online. Voting ends May 21st. Stay tuned for the results in the June 23rd issue of the Pleasanton Weekly.

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