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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parcel Tax

I am happy to pay more to keep our schools as great as they are, despite the financial burden. We all have to consider...

Original post made by Gretchen on Feb. 28, 2009
Last comment by Ted, on Mar 4, 2009 at 9:48 pm | 44 comments | 2444 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Little League Rules do not Need to Change for Your Kid

Kathy Rheel complains that the national Little League rules need to be changed when they do not suit her. There should be...

Original post made by grow up on Jun. 22, 2012
Last comment by Kangaroo, on Jun 23, 2012 at 11:04 am | 4 comments | 1787 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

what happened to the article

on Kyle Manning? We are trying to see if there is going to be a funeral, etc....

Original post made by grrr on Jun. 8, 2010
Last comment by grrr, on Jun 9, 2010 at 8:54 am | 3 comments | 1793 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

DOJ Press Release regarding Pleasanton Developer James Tong in Federal Court...

Department of Justice U.S. Attorney’s Office Northern District of California FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, January...

Original post made by Guilty as charged on Jan. 13, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1094 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Who'd have ever guessed the first American wounded was a gay Marine

"Alva told Congress, "I'm an American who fought for his country. Who'd have ever guessed the first American wounded was...

Original post made by Guy on Jul. 28, 2009
Last comment by LawStudent, on Jul 29, 2009 at 3:27 pm | 11 comments | 1457 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Can We Please Stop Pretending the GDP Is "Growing"?

While this is a reposting of another blog, I found the numbers and implication interesting. It definitely calls into question...

Original post made by GX on Jun. 2, 2011
Last comment by SteveP, on Jun 7, 2011 at 9:03 am | 43 comments | 1690 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Source of our current economic challenges

For those who are truly interested in increasing your understanding of the economic dynamics that has lead us to our current...

Original post made by GX on Sep. 30, 2011
Last comment by Patriot, on Oct 1, 2011 at 3:23 pm | 9 comments | 1705 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Free Markets vs. Crony Capitalism

Since the beginning of our current Recession, there has been much disparaging of our current capitalistic economic system....

Original post made by GX on Oct. 3, 2011
Last comment by Freeman, on Nov 9, 2011 at 4:20 pm | 13 comments | 2586 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Two Political Parties For The Prices Of $1,188,644,055

Food for thought for all you Democrat and Republican fans out there. Both parties are being bought by Wall Steet: http://www.zerohedge.com/news/two-political-parties-prices-1188...

Original post made by GX on Oct. 10, 2011
Last comment by lazzboy, on Oct 12, 2011 at 11:02 pm | 6 comments | 1877 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bank and Fed Shenanigans

Make sure you read Hussman’s piece this morning (key section below). This should give you a better sense why the Fed is...

Original post made by GX on Oct. 24, 2011
Last comment by GX, on Oct 25, 2011 at 10:10 am | 6 comments | 1563 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Question to Union Proponents

There has been much negative press regarding private equity firms this election cycle. They are despised and blamed for...

Original post made by GX on Sep. 26, 2012
Last comment by Bored, too, on Sep 27, 2012 at 8:24 pm | 31 comments | 4311 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Exploding Public Employee Entitlements

Did you know (all these are facts that can be confirmed with City Management): - An incremental $46M has been siphoned...

Original post made by GX on Nov. 5, 2010
Last comment by Not So Sure, on Nov 9, 2010 at 12:02 am | 5 comments | 1280 Views

AROUND TOWN

Facts regarding Pleasanton's entitlements issue

Did you know (all these are facts that can be confirmed with City Management): - An incremental $46M has been siphoned...

Original post made by GX on Nov. 8, 2010
Last comment by sknywench, on Nov 12, 2010 at 10:52 am | 33 comments | 2438 Views

AROUND TOWN

Update: Pleasanton Public Employee Pen Entitlement Issue

Did you know (all these are facts that can be confirmed with City Management): - Pleasanton’s public employee retirement...

Original post made by GX on Nov. 11, 2010
Last comment by GX, on Nov 13, 2010 at 12:26 pm | 8 comments | 2010 Views

AROUND TOWN

Zone 7 Out-of-Control Rate Increases

Given the recent complaints regarding the Zone 7 water rate increase, I contacted Zone 7 to gain a better understanding of...

Original post made by GX on Nov. 11, 2011
Last comment by GX, on Nov 11, 2011 at 2:20 pm | 3 comments | 1155 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gold's Gymm does not get permit

I find it very suspicious that Gold's Gym could not get the necessary permits to open its facility in Pleasanton, after it...

Original post made by Gym User on Jan. 31, 2011
Last comment by NoGymHere, on Apr 7, 2011 at 3:25 pm | 19 comments | 4328 Views

AROUND TOWN

Drinking in the Park

Lawns in the parks are Green and drinking in the park on friday night is ok. WHY,WHY,WHY????...

Original post made by HA on May. 30, 2014
Last comment by get some manners, on Jun 7, 2014 at 6:58 pm | 33 comments | 2531 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Where's the Tea Party in Arizona?

Eugene Robinson of the Washington Post totally eviscerates the new Republican immigration crackdown in Arizona, and asks...

Original post made by Hal on Apr. 27, 2010
Last comment by letsgo, on Apr 29, 2010 at 9:34 pm | 3 comments | 1105 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Stay classy Tea Party conservatives! Glenn Beck smears Obama's 11-year-old daughter (with audio)

See weblink for audio http://mediamatters.org/blog/201005280025 by Simon Maloy Glenn Beck, who repeatedly and angrily...

Original post made by hal on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 28, 2010 at 10:17 pm | 9 comments | 1138 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Why doesn't Dolores have a BLOG?

Dear Jeb, Neighborhoods from Walnut Creek to Sunol have been interested in more content authored by Dolores Fox Ciardelli....

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Jan. 30, 2012
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President Trump
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