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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

"The House's Secret Plan to Pass Obamacare"

Pelosi and Reid are conspiring to pass health care in a secret, back-room plan that excludes dissenters from the process....

Original post made by Paul on Jan. 4, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 6, 2010 at 10:15 am | 10 comments | 905 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

And this type of gov't healthcare is what Democrats, including McNerney, are still trying to jam down our throats...

Denver Post: Denver boy, 9, died after state-benefits error denied him asthma medication Read more >>> http://www.denverpost.com/ci_14329527#ixzz0edBr3jYC Can...

Original post made by Paul on Feb. 4, 2010
There are no comments yet. 811 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

I nominate this as "Political Story of the Year"

Regardless of your party affiliation, this article "America’s Ruling Class – And The Perils of Revolution“ by Angelo Codevilla...

Original post made by Paul on Jul. 24, 2010
Last comment by Sue, on Jul 26, 2010 at 10:34 pm | 8 comments | 977 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

See an American Recovery Act Roadsign? Take a pic and send it in!

We've all seen them. These roadsigns are pure propaganda, incredibly wasteful of your tax dollars and mine, and are actually...

Original post made by Paul on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on Sep 17, 2010 at 3:43 pm | 11 comments | 1185 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

No evidence that McNerney understands and follows the US Constitution

To Chet (a PR rep for McNerney), In an earlier posting, you stated that... "It is one of our Congressman Jerry McNerney...

Original post made by Paul on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Sep 19, 2010 at 10:44 pm | 8 comments | 908 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

AVHS kids ran half mile this afternoon

Wasn't it a 100* today? Doesn't seem healthy to have them run in this heat....

Original post made by Paul on Sep. 29, 2010
Last comment by Lisa, on Oct 1, 2010 at 10:37 am | 21 comments | 1738 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Yes on E - Simple Economics - What's the ROI on a $392 investment?

Putting aside the debate on school funding entirely, and looking at Measure E from a personal economic standpoint only, I...

Original post made by Paul on Apr. 21, 2011
Last comment by lisa, on Apr 22, 2011 at 9:23 am | 6 comments | 1748 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

California version of tax increases for step and column equil.

[This post was removed because it was only a story copied from another publication. If it had included discussion and referenced...

Original post made by Paul on May. 17, 2011
Last comment by Stacey, on May 17, 2011 at 9:12 pm | 4 comments | 1032 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Here is the next California time bomb!!!

Even though this article was reported by a paper other than the Pleasanton Weekly I believe that a 500 billion dollar unfunded...

Original post made by Paul on May. 17, 2011
Last comment by Christy, on May 19, 2011 at 9:23 pm | 33 comments | 2231 Views

AROUND TOWN

New Safeway and Gas Sales

I read in a forum post that the City Council had denied Safeway the ability to sell gasoline at the new store at Bernal/680....

Original post made by Paul on Jul. 31, 2011
Last comment by Reason, on Aug 2, 2011 at 12:49 pm | 24 comments | 2206 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

See for yourself...2016:Obama's America

A new movie opened this past weekend at the Regal Cinemas in Dublin. Buy your tickets early because it sells out quickly!...

Original post made by Paul on Aug. 20, 2012
Last comment by Bernie, on Aug 25, 2012 at 2:21 pm | 43 comments | 3928 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Honesty in the Dollars for Parcel Tax

I would like all of the school parent organizations in Pleasanton to disclose on this thread how much money was donated to...

Original post made by paula on Mar. 11, 2009
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Mar 15, 2009 at 9:49 pm | 42 comments | 2160 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Death Penalty for Rapists/Child Molesters

I am for the death penalty for rapists and child molesters. Rape is a crime that devastates humans and the traumatic effects...

Original post made by Paula on Sep. 2, 2009
Last comment by 2ME4U, on Sep 13, 2009 at 7:02 pm | 42 comments | 2018 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

"The Real Bully in the Classroom" by John Stossel

For those of you who want to spend yet more of your hard earned income into public schools, I encourage you to watch this...

Original post made by Paula on Apr. 2, 2011
Last comment by Cornelius 'corny' Walker, on Apr 5, 2011 at 11:26 pm | 14 comments | 1535 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Results of 2007 CHKS-Guns in our Pleasanton schools

I wanted to wait to post this thread until the new board was in place but the news headlines "Gun Discharged in Classroom...

Original post made by Paula Plunk on Nov. 19, 2008
Last comment by Anonymous, on Nov 26, 2008 at 8:54 am | 4 comments | 2131 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Guy with French flag

I want to thank the Pleasanton Weekly for explaining to citizens why this guy was out there with that gigantic French flag,...

Original post made by Paulette on Apr. 8, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2640 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Psychopathic Killer Movies at the Oscars Again.....

I really don't understand the fascination that Hollywood filmmakers and moviegoers have with psychopathic killers. When...

Original post made by Paulette on Mar. 28, 2008
Last comment by Alison, on Jul 8, 2008 at 2:43 pm | 2 comments | 3160 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Vintage Hills Center

After reading the Editorial this week about the Vintage Hills property, I'm sure I'm not the only one who drives by that...

Original post made by Paulette on May. 3, 2008
Last comment by smitty, on May 8, 2008 at 6:03 pm | 8 comments | 2101 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

American Drug Wars

On Saturday, November 14th, at 7:00 PM, the IBEW Hall will host a film event featuring the documentary, "American Drug Wars."...

Original post made by Paulette on Nov. 14, 2009
Last comment by Paulette, on Nov 15, 2009 at 8:32 am | 2 comments | 3088 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Iron-Jawed Angels - March 27th - Sat - 7 PM

Come and join us at the IBEW Hall in Dublin, at 6250 Village Parkway, at 7 PM on Saturday, March 27th. We'll be celebrating...

Original post made by Paulette on Mar. 26, 2010
There are no comments yet. 3777 Views
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A second half of life exceptionally well lived
By Tim Hunt | 1 comment | 678 views