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The governor's dice roll (Tim Hunt)

Tim Hunt: "California is a great dichotomyŚwe want all of the services (quality, low-cost higher education, locking up three-strikes...

Original post made by Arnold on Jan. 9, 2012
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Jan 10, 2012 at 2:41 pm | 3 comments | 842 Views

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Vacations and minimum wages are ruining America

If you're an American, it's likely been a while since your last paid vacation and your next one is probably a ways away....

Original post made by Genius on Mar. 13, 2013
Last comment by Genius, on Mar 19, 2013 at 11:55 pm | 11 comments | 842 Views

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Judicial council votes to continue monthly court closures

Members of the state Judicial Council have voted to continue the budget-tightening measure of monthly court closures, saying...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2010
Last comment by sad daysfor CA, on Jan 26, 2010 at 5:44 pm | 3 comments | 841 Views

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Dublin to get government-paid electric car charging station

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District announced Wednesday that it is funding more than 200 electric vehicle charging...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2010
Last comment by Smart Meters being rammed in place, on Mar 3, 2010 at 2:21 pm | 16 comments | 841 Views

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Pleasanton's 99 Ranch Market offers 3% of today's sale to help local schools

The CORE (Community OutReach for Education) campaign is winding down, but there are a couple of last-minute ways to help...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2010
Last comment by Tori, on Jun 8, 2010 at 10:33 am | 6 comments | 841 Views

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Illegal Campaign Signs

There are many illegal campaign signs posted for the coming fall elections in Pleasanton. These signs are posted for candidates...

Original post made by spike0 on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Matt Morrison, on Sep 17, 2010 at 12:29 am | 3 comments | 841 Views

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Lost Dog Sited

Border Collie-like dog with a grey eye seen running down Kamp towards Mohr 1:30 PM today. Hope he/she was on its way home. ...

Original post made by Mike on Sep. 17, 2010
There are no comments yet. 841 Views

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Pleasanton Chamber closing for holidays starting at noon today

The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce will close its offices starting at noon Friday and lasting through the holidays. The offices...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2012
Last comment by Merchant, on Dec 19, 2012 at 9:05 am | 2 comments | 841 Views

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Father Serra look-alike? What do you think?

While flying in his plane over the Hayward salt flats the other day, Pleasanton photographer Mike Sedlak took this photo...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 23, 2013 at 6:16 pm | 5 comments | 841 Views

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All about Pleasanton (and Sunol)

Enjoy these summeertime scenes of Pleasanton with a short segment on Sunol posted recently on You Tube, courtesy of Realty...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2010
Last comment by MainStreetDiva, on Mar 10, 2010 at 8:58 am | 1 comment | 840 Views

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Letter: Airport noise vs. housing

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6892 posted Friday, April 16, 2010,...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2010
Last comment by Repleasnacrat, on Apr 16, 2010 at 10:08 am | 2 comments | 840 Views

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Save California and America

Something I found on the internet today. Save California and America Submitted by Brittanicus on Wed, 12/23/2009 - 10:28. Either...

Original post made by mark on May. 19, 2010
Last comment by mark, on May 21, 2010 at 7:43 pm | 15 comments | 840 Views

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A primer on the propositions: Nine choices before California voters

With nine statewide propositions on the ballot, Pleasanton voters have an opportunity to weigh in on a variety of issues...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Devon, on Oct 25, 2010 at 2:27 pm | 4 comments | 840 Views

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Register for happy hour with widows, widowers

The Widows and Widowers of Northern California invite others to join them for happy hour from 5-7 p.m., Thursday, May 19,...

Original post made on May. 17, 2011
Last comment by Ms. Bunny, on May 18, 2011 at 12:01 pm | 2 comments | 840 Views

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Wheels wasteful spending

According to latest meet of their board on their web, they are about to award a contract to spend over 200k to fix an clunker. Recommendation:...

Original post made by Fred on Jul. 11, 2011
Last comment by Fred, on Jul 11, 2011 at 1:30 pm | 3 comments | 840 Views

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Myths about FHA

Acting FHA Commissioner Carol Galante Addresses Concerns, Myths about FHA. Despite negative comments from the Right,...

Original post made by dublinmike on Mar. 29, 2012
There are no comments yet. 840 Views

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power out

anybody else near raleys have a power outage? anyone know what from? ...

Original post made by power outage on Jul. 3, 2012
Last comment by frank, on Jul 3, 2012 at 8:43 pm | 2 comments | 840 Views

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Some Positive News on the Economy

Here is a link to an article regarding economic indicators from June and an assessment of the recession: http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090720/ap_on_bi_ge/us_economy...

Original post made by Stay Cool on Jul. 20, 2009
There are no comments yet. 839 Views

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New Garbage Service

I like it that were now separating recyclable items and placing them in a third can. I just don't understand why we have...

Original post made by Marc on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by Very Concerned, on Oct 23, 2009 at 12:58 pm | 9 comments | 839 Views

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Sponsors defend Prop. 8 initiative in federal trial

Sponsors of Proposition 8 presented their first witness in defense of the voter initiative in federal court in San Francisco...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 27, 2010 at 12:15 pm | 22 comments | 839 Views
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Jim Kohnen Post Office Signed into Law
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Never Say Never -- the Perry Indictment
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Patience and very deep pockets can pay off
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CPRA: Balancing privacy, public's right to know
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