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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

criminal investigation into Americans who used Swiss bank accounts

Aug 19, 2009, 11:13 a.m. EST UBS to hand over names of 5,000 U.S. clients to IRS, DOJ U.S. settlement doesn't include monetary...

Original post made by Full Circle on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by Cool!, on Aug 19, 2009 at 11:01 am | 3 comments | 887 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Corral Hollow fire east of Livermore now 100% contained

The Corral Hollow fire burning along the border of Alameda and San Joaquin counties is fully contained, a fire spokeswoman...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2009
Last comment by tyu, on Aug 19, 2009 at 10:47 am | 2 comments | 1045 Views

AROUND TOWN

McNerney to speak August 25, Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce

Jerry McNerney will be addressing a luncheon meeting of the Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce on August 25. Here is a link to...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 19, 2009
There are no comments yet. 881 Views

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a husband CAN starve his wife if she refuses to have sex

An Afghan bill allowing a husband to starve his wife if she refuses to have sex has been published in the official gazette...

Original post made by Womans Rights on Aug. 16, 2009
Last comment by I can relate, on Aug 19, 2009 at 9:13 am | 7 comments | 1146 Views

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Top dogs

The winners for the fifth annual Pooch Parade have been anounced. Be sure to check this Friday's paper for a cover story...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by NOT a cakewalk, on Aug 19, 2009 at 9:10 am | 6 comments | 1054 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Alleged parental abduction

Police are searching for a 2-month-old boy who was apparently taken by force from his mother by his father and uncle in Pleasanton...

Original post made by Carlos C on Aug. 19, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1334 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why is the Board planning another election?

Has anyone else heard that the Board of Trustees is already planning to hold another parcel tax election next spring? Was...

Original post made by Another Parcel Tax Election on Aug. 12, 2009
Last comment by Jim, on Aug 19, 2009 at 1:21 am | 17 comments | 1302 Views

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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 | 1180 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

RLP Teachers Say Goodbye, and Thanks!

Resurrection Lutheran Preschool in Dublin, affectionately known as ”RLP” is now known as Resurrection Lutheran Child Development...

Original post made by Ann Harper on Aug. 18, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1531 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Housing crisis or window of opportunity?

It seems like each morning when I open my paper I find more alarmist headlines that paint a bleak picture of the country's...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2007
Last comment by Drexl, on Aug 18, 2009 at 2:32 pm | 14 comments | 3184 Views

AROUND TOWN

Drivers throwing lit cigarettes out of cars - what to do?

Just wanting a reality check here: what does one do when the driver in front of you rolls down the window and flings a lit...

Original post made by Grace on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by What?, on Aug 18, 2009 at 1:49 pm | 27 comments | 3203 Views

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The Federal Reserve Must Be Stopped

by Poliwonk USA Member since: August 21, 2007 The Federal Reserve Must Be Stopped July 14, 2009 03:54 PM EDT views:...

Original post made by mark on Aug. 17, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Aug 18, 2009 at 12:10 pm | 4 comments | 1148 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART strike averted 5 hours before scheduled shutdown

Pleasanton commuters were spared a traffic nightmare when BART's management and leaders of its second-largest union announced...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2009
Last comment by Fire Them, on Aug 18, 2009 at 10:18 am | 7 comments | 1198 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thoughts About BART Workers Striking

What do you think BART workers striking during this down economy? Is the timing right, with high unemployment, to fire them...

Original post made by Robert on Aug. 14, 2009
Last comment by Me Too, on Aug 18, 2009 at 12:01 am | 9 comments | 915 Views

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Rep. Massa: I will vote against the interests of my district

So much for a representative democracy. It is this type of thinking that causes many of us to work for making in-cumbents...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 17, 2009
Last comment by Me Too, on Aug 17, 2009 at 11:23 pm | 1 comment | 965 Views

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ABC SAYS TOWNHALL PROTESTERS ARE GRASSROOTS, CONGRESS IS AFRAID TO MEET

This article certainly shoots down all the lies about who the Americans are that are trying to save us from Obamas health...

Original post made by mark on Aug. 12, 2009
Last comment by Carol, on Aug 17, 2009 at 6:23 pm | 13 comments | 1007 Views

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Sidewalk Handicapped Cuts

Does anyone know why some of the corners on Touriga were not cut ? I cannot see the reason why 8 corners were not cut,...

Original post made by Tango on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by Tango, on Aug 17, 2009 at 4:31 pm | 2 comments | 901 Views

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A Banker's War - with a Traitor President

Correct History A Banker's War - with a Traitor President "The United Nations is the greatest fraud in all History....

Original post made by mark on Aug. 17, 2009
There are no comments yet. 949 Views

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Afghanistan the forgotten War!!!

We continue to take huge casualties in Afghanistan and as the article explains August will be bloodier than July which was...

Original post made by Glen on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Aug 17, 2009 at 3:30 pm | 11 comments | 947 Views

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Reality of an Invasion

Reality of an Invasion-Uncensured: http://www.afterdowningstreet.org/uncensored Warning-Graphic Images...

Original post made by War Reality on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Aug 17, 2009 at 3:01 pm | 10 comments | 1058 Views
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