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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

mega-millionaire, right-wing Christian founder of Blackwater, the private security firm

"America's Holy Warriors" Erik Prince is "the secretive, mega-millionaire, right-wing Christian founder of Blackwater, the...

Original post made by Mr. Prince on Aug. 20, 2009
Last comment by Think, on Aug 26, 2009 at 1:18 pm | 6 comments | 1762 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

National NLRB Weighs in on Castlewood Dispute

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has ruled a majority of Castlewood Country Club's 18-month lockout of service workers...

Original post made by Mr. T on Sep. 2, 2011
Last comment by JP, on Sep 3, 2011 at 4:47 pm | 5 comments | 1951 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Hart Middle School Book Sale Fundraiser

Do you have any children or young adult books lying around your house collecting dust? Why not donate them to Hart Middle...

Original post made by Mr. Vergon on Apr. 21, 2014
Last comment by Student, on May 8, 2014 at 10:46 pm | 1 comment | 1215 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What would your schools look like?

I think both sides agree that there can be substantial improvement to our education system. So my question to all of you...

Original post made by MrNice on Feb. 9, 2010
Last comment by To the teacher, on Feb 13, 2010 at 1:38 pm | 33 comments | 1722 Views

SPORTS

Michael Vick sentence fair?

Michael Vick is sentenced for 23-month jail imprisonment for "animal cruelty" as what other people utter for being the instigator...

Original post made by MrNiceGuy on Dec. 12, 2007
Last comment by matthew, on Aug 27, 2008 at 3:38 pm | 11 comments | 3036 Views

AROUND TOWN

Toss every currently elected official out!

From top to bottom, at the smallest local offices, to the Presidency, we need to clean house. No one currently in office...

Original post made by Mrs. B on Dec. 14, 2011
Last comment by Mrs. B, on Dec 16, 2011 at 6:45 am | 7 comments | 854 Views

AROUND TOWN

what happened to Marco's Pizza?

anyone know what happened to Marco's Pizza?...

Original post made by Mrs. Bloom on Mar. 24, 2014
There are no comments yet. 346 Views

AROUND TOWN

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

The City of Pleasanton has announced a mandatory water rationing fine for the "ice bucket challenge." Anyone caught doing...

Original post made by Mrs. Bloom on Aug. 20, 2014
Last comment by Ksquare, on Aug 24, 2014 at 10:24 pm | 11 comments | 763 Views

AROUND TOWN

Downtown Pleasanton Hate Speech

Yesterday I encountered a very disturbing sight in downtown Pleasanton. A man was spouting hateful things, all boiling down...

Original post made by Mrs. Fields on Aug. 31, 2013
Last comment by Claudette McDermott, on Sep 2, 2013 at 9:52 am | 14 comments | 3396 Views

AROUND TOWN

Please help me in spreading "ISLAM" and the name of "ALLAH".

Letís see if WE can get 1,000,000 Muslims yeahhh!!! Come forward all those non Muslims who think they have courage to...

Original post made by Muhammed on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by capes R us, on Aug 22, 2009 at 9:00 am | 9 comments | 5079 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Loud noises last night...gunfire?

My husband and I woke to what we thought were repeated sound of gunfire last night at about 1:30 am. There were 2 episodes...

Original post made by Muirwood Area Resident on Sep. 30, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Sep 26, 2012 at 10:05 am | 19 comments | 4003 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

The Vulva Chronicles

I saw the post on The Vagina Monologues. If you've read or seen the play, you know that the characters are talking about...

Original post made by Mulva on Nov. 19, 2009
Last comment by Jason, on Nov 30, 2009 at 7:53 pm | 2 comments | 1008 Views

AROUND TOWN

Don't fix that dishwasher yet...

Our dishes have been coming out with a thick film on them. Before I had it serviced I called the Pleasanton Water District....

Original post made by Mumbo on Mar. 22, 2010
Last comment by Lee, on Mar 30, 2010 at 8:34 am | 21 comments | 1892 Views

AROUND TOWN

Safeway trading jobs for self serve?

I'm disappointed to see that Safeway has installed self-serve kiosks. At a time when so many are out of work, I think this...

Original post made by Mumbo on Apr. 1, 2010
Last comment by Karen, on Apr 5, 2010 at 12:41 pm | 8 comments | 859 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

What in the world is wrong with our Presidents priorities?

With all the major issues we have President Obama jumped on AirForce one to fly up to Mass. to give a speech against the...

Original post made by Murphy on Oct. 23, 2009
Last comment by poster boy, on Oct 23, 2009 at 8:07 pm | 8 comments | 824 Views

AROUND TOWN

Explaining 911 to a Muslim Child

As a Muslim, I though this was a good article in regard to life as a Mulim family in America, post 9/11: Explaining 9/11...

Original post made by Muslim on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by mary, on Sep 14, 2009 at 9:08 am | 2 comments | 914 Views

AROUND TOWN

Plants on Stanley?

Does anyone no why so many of the newly planted plants are dying on Stanley Blvd? It is such a shame to see them turning...

Original post made by MW on Jul. 15, 2013
Last comment by Might be the water, on Jul 17, 2013 at 2:06 pm | 1 comment | 719 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

I'm with Obama, Pelosi, McNerney, et. al. - "Welfare IS Employment"

McNerney and other Congressional Democrats believe that we need MORE welfare. Welfare IS employment. LET'S PUT MORE...

Original post made by MX on Aug. 26, 2010
There are no comments yet. 746 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

When will republicans learn?

It looks like Santorum is a potential GOP nominee - yikes! When will the GOP learn? http://politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com/2012/02/13/polls-all-knotted-up-between-romney-santor...

Original post made by My 2 cents on Feb. 14, 2012
Last comment by My 2 cents, on Feb 22, 2012 at 8:33 am | 38 comments | 1408 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

'Tea' Party. Oops, make that 'Effigy Burning' Party

http://politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com/2009/11/13/tea-party-leader-vows-to-burn-pelosi-and-perriello-in-effigy/ WASHINGTON...

Original post made by My Goodness on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by SteveP, on Nov 16, 2009 at 10:50 am | 3 comments | 855 Views
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