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Obama, McNerney and Other Dems vs. John Galt

Who is John Galt? He is a person who, out of his own self-interest, is a producer. He is one who contributes to the gross...

Original post made by Chris on Mar. 26, 2011
Last comment by Rand, on Mar 30, 2011 at 10:08 am | 8 comments | 1339 Views

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Alameda County Board of Supervisors Redistricting Decision

Well, no big surprises out of the meeting today regarding Alameda County supervisorial redistricting. The proposal going...

Original post made by Billie on Jun. 28, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1339 Views

AROUND TOWN

Wind advisory in effect for East Bay with temperatures only in upper 60s

A wind advisory is in effect this morning for the San Francisco Bay Area, including higher elevations in the East Bay, according...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2009
Last comment by DL, on Oct 29, 2009 at 6:49 pm | 3 comments | 1339 Views

AROUND TOWN

Plan Bay Area Will Not Go to Vote of the People

I had to laugh so hard when I read a paper yesterday with an article on Plan Bay Area with ABAG and MTC dictating what our...

Original post made by agree on Jul. 12, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 12, 2013 at 8:19 pm | 2 comments | 1339 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Boxer, Feinstein call on federal agency to inspect California pipelines

California's senators urged a federal agency Monday to immediately order inspections of interstate natural gas pipelines...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on Sep 17, 2010 at 9:30 pm | 4 comments | 1339 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

OAH Hearing - Vranesh

Reading the Walnut Grove story http://pleasantonweekly.com/square/2015/04/28/vranesh-others-testify-at-former-pleasanton-principals-dismissal-hearing...

Original post made by very concerned on Apr. 28, 2015
Last comment by 5 minutes before deletion, on Apr 29, 2015 at 12:08 pm | 6 comments | 1338 Views

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Re: Pension reforms bode well for Pleasanton's future

According to Mr. Bing: “a new three-year agreement Tuesday with the union representing 220 regular city employees that...

Original post made by To: Jeb, City management, City Council on Jun. 4, 2013
Last comment by Arnold, on Jun 5, 2013 at 1:08 am | 7 comments | 1338 Views

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Shaklee honored for corporate sustainability efforts

Pleasanton-based Shaklee Corporation announced recently that it has received two new environmental awards for 2009 that honor...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2009
Last comment by Nicole, on Jun 12, 2009 at 5:52 am | 1 comment | 1338 Views

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U.S. Supreme Court to review state law banning violent video game sales to minors

The U.S. Supreme Court agreed this week to review a California law that would prevent the sale and rental of violent video...

Original post made on May. 2, 2010
Last comment by Mark, on May 4, 2010 at 10:56 pm | 9 comments | 1338 Views

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Pleasanton Willie Mays fan hopes Giants do better in Philadelphia

Everyone has Giants fever now but Vivian Fuller, a resident at Parkview Assisted Living in Pleasanton, has been a fan forever....

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Rick, on Oct 28, 2010 at 12:14 pm | 2 comments | 1338 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Unfortunately, teachers will pay one way or the other

If teachers don't agree to a Step/Column freeze, they will end up "paying" by a heavier workload. Larger class sizes with...

Original post made by still hopeful on Jun. 3, 2009
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Oakland council to vote tonight on bid to oppose BART airport connector

The Oakland City Council will vote tonight on a resolution expressing opposition to BART's connector from the Coliseum station...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2009
Last comment by Safety First, on Oct 7, 2009 at 6:36 pm | 9 comments | 1337 Views

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Your Tax Dollars Now Funding Abortions (Obama Lied and Unborn Babies Died)...

Maryland Will Be Second State to Offer Federally Funded Abortions Under ObamaCare. Democrats are baby killers pure and...

Original post made by Teri on Jul. 17, 2010
Last comment by Obama, on Jul 18, 2010 at 8:15 am | 8 comments | 1337 Views

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SEIU -- Supporting McNerney -- To March in Pro-Communist Event Oct. 2

Check it out folks. The Communist Party USA and the Socialist Party USA have joined forces in an operation called the Democratic...

Original post made by Dana on Sep. 18, 2010
Last comment by Janna, on Sep 20, 2010 at 2:46 pm | 16 comments | 1337 Views

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Retirees leaving the state

Recently two of my neighbors have retired, sold their homes, and move out of state. I have lived on the same street since...

Original post made by Pati on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by Ferdie, on Oct 30, 2010 at 1:59 pm | 13 comments | 1337 Views

AROUND TOWN

Explosion at Quarry

There was an explosion at the quarry just adjacent to Shasow Cliffs on Friday moring. Does anyone know what happened?...

Original post made by Dog Walker on Feb. 20, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on Feb 22, 2010 at 7:52 am | 4 comments | 1337 Views

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Census questionnaires go in mail today

Households throughout the Bay Area can expect to receive questionnaires for the 2010 census as early as today. Read the...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2010
Last comment by Rae, on Apr 1, 2010 at 6:07 pm | 4 comments | 1337 Views

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ACE trains stopped for training exercise cause concerns

If you saw the police and firefighters on the ACE (Altamont Commuter Express) trains Tuesday morning -- don't worry, it's...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2010
Last comment by Henry, on Jun 3, 2010 at 10:30 pm | 3 comments | 1337 Views

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What store is going in at Fallon Rd. and I580?

Does anyone know what store is being built in Dublin off Fallon Rd. and I580 to the east of Lowes?...

Original post made by Curious on Apr. 11, 2011
Last comment by OK, on Apr 12, 2011 at 10:00 pm | 4 comments | 1337 Views

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Same-sex marriages to resume in California Wednesday unless 9th Circuit Court says no

A federal judge in San Francisco today declined to block gay and lesbian weddings as a court battle over California's ban...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2010
Last comment by Kyra, on Aug 14, 2010 at 4:18 pm | 3 comments | 1337 Views
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