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Where is T. Coleman Andrews when you need him most?

Note at the bottom who wrote this letter: Congress [in implementing the Sixteenth Amendment] went beyond merely enacting...

Original post made by Jeff on Apr. 16, 2010
Last comment by Wayne, on Apr 16, 2010 at 9:19 am | 1 comment | 1202 Views

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TEA, WINE & POLITICS

As I sat outside a Main Street restaurant sipping my white wine in the early evening, I wondered about the Tea Party Event...

Original post made by Miguel on Apr. 16, 2010
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Throw the Bums Out! sign on 680

Congratulations to the person(s) who got this sign up on 680. I encourage everyone to register to vote. May 24 is the deadline....

Original post made by tax revolt 2 on Apr. 12, 2010
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Apr 15, 2010 at 9:49 pm | 7 comments | 1840 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

COMMENTARY: Pleasanton's costly housing cap

The Pleasanton City Council Tuesday night deferred until its April 20 meeting a decision on how to proceed on a court's ruling...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by Mao, on Apr 15, 2010 at 9:45 pm | 33 comments | 1828 Views

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Who are the Tea Party supporters?

Food for thought . . . According to a just released NYT/CBS News poll, those who identify with and support the Tea Party...

Original post made by Rae on Apr. 15, 2010
Last comment by Janna, on Apr 15, 2010 at 9:35 pm | 35 comments | 1345 Views

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Albertsons closed?

I may have been hibernating, but is albertsons in Pleasanton and Livermore now closed? I used to shop there and wanted to...

Original post made by Keith on Apr. 15, 2010
Last comment by Haha, on Apr 15, 2010 at 9:02 pm | 3 comments | 1207 Views

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State Assembly considering measure to strengthen penalties for sex crimes against children

A San Diego legislator has introduced a bill that would significantly strengthen penalties for sex crimes against children. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by Need new laws, on Apr 15, 2010 at 5:42 pm | 6 comments | 1474 Views

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Letters

<B>Letter: Planning Commission didn't review Oak Grove Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6867...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Apr 15, 2010 at 9:49 am | 35 comments | 2113 Views

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Hungry? Wait in line...

God help us... Nationalizing grocery stores... This will beget food shortages... then chaos, riots, panic, etc. Get...

Original post made by Frances on Apr. 15, 2010
Last comment by Dark Corners of Town, on Apr 15, 2010 at 8:51 am | 3 comments | 1200 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Man seriously injured in skateboard spill

A San Leandro man is in serious condition after he was found unconscious and bleeding from the head in the middle of a Pleasanton...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2009
Last comment by administrator, on Apr 15, 2010 at 6:48 am | 4 comments | 1512 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Little cuts add up as school district searches for revenue

While the Pleasanton Unified School District board and administration worries about the big picture in dealing with budget...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by Great work, on Apr 14, 2010 at 11:10 pm | 1 comment | 1503 Views

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Rat's at Macaroni Grill in Dublin

I was at Macaroni Grill in Dublin last night for dinner with my husband and while eating looked down and saw a rat scamper...

Original post made by Pati on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by Helen, on Apr 14, 2010 at 10:56 pm | 6 comments | 1471 Views

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McNerney to hold 11th District-wide student art competition

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) has announced that this year's Congressional Art Competition will be held at Tracy's...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Apr 14, 2010 at 10:15 pm | 4 comments | 1529 Views

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McNerney votes YES to kill more and more jobs as House passes the "Financial Reform" bill...

Our local socialist (mis)representative, Jerry McNerney, votes YES along with the Obama regime in passing the Financial Reform...

Original post made by Amy on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by Patriot, on Apr 14, 2010 at 10:13 pm | 14 comments | 1406 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART considering temporary cut in fares

Several BART directors said yesterday that the transit agency should consider temporarily decreasing fares in the wake of...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by $26 million-, on Apr 14, 2010 at 11:41 am | 5 comments | 1621 Views

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Livermore police arrest murder suspect, others in gang violence investigations

An investigation into gang violence in Livermore has led to the arrest of a murder suspect and numerous others allegedly...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2010
Last comment by Tired of the crime in Livermore, on Apr 14, 2010 at 11:27 am | 4 comments | 2189 Views

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Pledge Allegiance

There is seriously something wrong with how we treat our wounded. For all of you who proselytize the grandiose nature of...

Original post made by Wayne on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by Jane, on Apr 14, 2010 at 10:43 am | 1 comment | 1238 Views

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Guest opinion: End the lockout of Castlewood workers

by Matt Sullivan We are in one of the worst recessions in our nation's history. Many people have lost their jobs, their...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2010
Last comment by steve, on Apr 14, 2010 at 9:05 am | 44 comments | 2847 Views

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Inactive & Returning Catholics

The event is from 7-9 p.m. April 7 - May 12 meeting every Wednesday at St. Elizabeth Seton Church, 4001 Stoneridge Dr. Inactive...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 13, 2010 at 3:48 pm | 56 comments | 3124 Views

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PG&E Smart meters

It seems the new smart meter they installed is not generating bills for me. Oh lucky me. Knowing that eventually it would...

Original post made by Earl on Apr. 1, 2010
Last comment by REMOTE control, on Apr 13, 2010 at 3:29 pm | 24 comments | 2671 Views
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Suspicious Stein, Watchdog Warren, and a Basket of Deplorables
By Roz Rogoff | 18 comments | 1,073 views

New apartments will be pricey to rent
By Tim Hunt | 8 comments | 514 views