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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Double dip recession or just a continuance of the depression we are in?

This is an interesting article or should I say a predictor of what is coming. I for one do not believe we have started out...

Original post made by Einstein on Aug. 16, 2010
Last comment by Linda, on Aug 16, 2010 at 6:22 pm | 1 comment | 838 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

19 of the 22 states suing government over ObamaCare accept grant money from health care law.

http://thinkprogress.org/2010/08/17/grants-repeal/ Yesterday, the Department of Health and Human Services announced that...

Original post made by Jeff on Aug. 18, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 18, 2010 at 6:33 pm | 1 comment | 922 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Hundreds have a job thanks to Elissa Wolf

Elissa Wolf is a candidate recruiter for the Tri-Valley Community Foundation who wrapped up final interviews last week of...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2010
Last comment by Juan, on Aug 18, 2010 at 1:49 pm | 1 comment | 1034 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Suspects in armed robbery of FedEx truck last week headed back to court in September

Not only was the victim and at least two of the men involved in last week's robbery FedEx employees, but court records show...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2010
Last comment by maja7, on Aug 18, 2010 at 3:06 pm | 1 comment | 1087 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Food and wine expert to speak at Tri-Valley CVB's luncheon Thursday

The Tri-Valley Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) will hold its 15th Annual Partnership Meeting and luncheon starting at...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by megsdad, on Aug 19, 2010 at 8:54 pm | 1 comment | 940 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stand Down at Fairgrounds serving those who served

Pleasanton has a village inside its borders today with a population that may top 2,000. The biannual East Bay Stand Down...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by PFC Hodges, on Aug 19, 2010 at 10:15 pm | 1 comment | 903 Views

AROUND TOWN

Going natural

Farmer Shawn Seufert strolled down the stone-covered dirt road next to his fields on a recent cool summer morning, extolling...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2010
Last comment by Foster, on Aug 20, 2010 at 8:35 am | 1 comment | 874 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Housing cap settlement: What they said

Pleasanton City Council members reluctantly signed off Tuesday on a settlement agreement that dismisses several lawsuits...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on Aug 20, 2010 at 10:00 am | 1 comment | 877 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

CHP stopping tour buses today in Bay Area-wide check

A special California Highway Patrol task force will be targeting tour buses traveling through the Bay Area today with inspections...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2010
Last comment by Fred, on Aug 21, 2010 at 7:44 pm | 1 comment | 956 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Every American should watch this video

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yrATS4mthX4...

Original post made by Patriot on Aug. 23, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 23, 2010 at 4:25 pm | 1 comment | 813 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART to delay scheduled fare increase in 2012

BART directors voted Thursday to delay the agency's next regularly scheduled fare increase in 2012 after receiving unexpected...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Aug 27, 2010 at 11:49 am | 1 comment | 891 Views

AROUND TOWN

This weekend, everyone's Scottish

Bring on the bagpipes! And the highland dancers and heavy weight athletes. Don't forget the fish 'n' chips -- and the ale....

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by Toni, on Sep 2, 2010 at 9:24 am | 1 comment | 1155 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney has the support of District 11 Veterans

Our fine Congressman Jerry McNerney has our support and the strong support of District 11 Veterans. We need to keep Jerry...

Original post made by chet on Sep. 7, 2010
Last comment by mepartypatriot, on Sep 8, 2010 at 10:53 pm | 1 comment | 1042 Views

AROUND TOWN

Farmers Market Supports Wounded Warriors

The Pleasanton Certified Farmers' Market is looking for just 82 shoppers to donate $9.11 on 9/11 to support the honor the...

Original post made by Candyce Roberts on Sep. 10, 2010
Last comment by Candyce Roberts, on Sep 10, 2010 at 10:11 am | 1 comment | 809 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Great News: $111 million in stimulus money (voted for by McNerney) to L.A. produces … 54 jobs

Gee Jerry, if you're going to waste all that money, why not just divide the $111 million among those 54 employees? http://hotair.com/archives/2010/09/16/great-news-111-million-in...

Original post made by Anne on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Barry O, on Sep 16, 2010 at 9:13 pm | 1 comment | 946 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton schools perform well in state testing

Pleasanton schools did well on the state's Academic Performance Index (API) tests, but some areas still need work, according...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by angela reiswig, on Sep 17, 2010 at 5:30 pm | 1 comment | 1044 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alameda Fairgrounds activities this weekend

Multiple RV dealers will show hundreds of manufacturers and lines at the 16th annual fall RV Show and Sale from Sept. 24-Oct....

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by tim, on Sep 24, 2010 at 8:32 am | 1 comment | 1086 Views

SPORTS

Former local athlete in new battle

A former Amador Valley High School track star is in a race for her life, this time against brain cancer, but she's got her...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by Mat, on Sep 24, 2010 at 10:39 am | 1 comment | 2443 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

November is Coming

Our Last Best Hope >>> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6weDMH-SCOE...

Original post made by StopMcNerney on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by Curious, on Sep 24, 2010 at 3:00 pm | 1 comment | 887 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Author: "Obama/McNerney Stimulus Made Economic Crisis Worse"

Obama and his Administration, including Jerry McNerney, weakened the country’s economy by seeking to foster growth instead...

Original post made by StopMcNerney on Sep. 25, 2010
Last comment by Patriot, on Sep 25, 2010 at 12:54 pm | 1 comment | 919 Views
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