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McNerney's telephone town hall is rescheduled

Congressman Jerry McNerney's (Pleasanton, 11th) telephone town hall to talk about Medicare that was originally planned for...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2011
Last comment by Bill, on Jun 21, 2011 at 12:26 pm | 3 comments | 977 Views

SPORTS

Dons finish high at state track meet

Several Amador Valley High stars competed in individual event finals at the CIF State Track and Field Championships earlier...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 28, 2014 at 8:38 am | 3 comments | 977 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Would you want a "Michael Jackson" diamond?

This morning I read a story about an American company planning to take a lock of Michael Jackson's hair, and create 10 1/2...

Original post made by J on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by J, on Aug 4, 2009 at 7:39 pm | 3 comments | 976 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

How to run a Townhall Meeting

Thank you Nancy for reminding us of how to run a townhall meeting. http://www.breitbart.tv/06-flashback-pelosi-tells-anti-war-protesters-im-a-fan-of-disruptors/ Perhaps...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 14, 2009
Last comment by Ken in South Pleasanton, on Aug 14, 2009 at 5:17 pm | 4 comments | 976 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

California Out of First Race To The Top

http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-news/ci_14513439 "Today's announcement that California has missed out on Race to the...

Original post made by Stacey on Mar. 4, 2010
Last comment by Game's over !, on Mar 6, 2010 at 3:25 pm | 6 comments | 976 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney votes YES to kill more and more jobs as House passes the "Financial Reform" bill...

Our local socialist (mis)representative, Jerry McNerney, votes YES along with the Obama regime in passing the Financial Reform...

Original post made by Amy on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by Patriot, on Apr 14, 2010 at 10:13 pm | 14 comments | 976 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Haggerty honors fire fighters, sheriff's deputies at Fairgrounds rally

Alameda County Supervisor Scott Haggerty recognized three fire fighters from the Alameda County Fire Department and two deputies,...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by Rick, on Aug 3, 2010 at 3:08 pm | 1 comment | 976 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Ground Zero Mosque Opponents Have a Lot of Work to Do (with link)

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/bob-cesca/ground-zero-mosque-oppone_b_685164.html By Bob Cesca If we take Sarah Palin,...

Original post made by Stern on Aug. 17, 2010
There are no comments yet. 976 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney's Destruction Continues: His Obamacare Vote May Help to Eliminate Health Insurance for 1.2 Million McDonald's Employees

More evidence of McNerney's destruction... Even if McDonald's receives a reprieve by Obama, the potential alone for the...

Original post made by StopMcNerneysDestruction on Sep. 30, 2010
Last comment by EnronVictim, on Oct 2, 2010 at 9:44 pm | 13 comments | 976 Views

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New Safeway online site helps holiday planners

A recent survey by Pleasanton-based Safeway Corp. shows that 75% of women find perfecting their holiday decor and meal menus...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2011
There are no comments yet. 976 Views

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Thriving Ink, Kokoro are great new local additions

Thriving Ink on Angela and Kokoro in the otherwise-forlorn Vintage Hills Shopping Center are great new additions to the local...

Original post made by Pleasantonian on Jul. 19, 2009
There are no comments yet. 975 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Private SECURITY contracts for Afghanistan, Blackwater II, perhaps?

"U.S. military authorities in Afghanistan may hire a private contractor to provide around-the-clock security at dozens of...

Original post made by John on Jul. 26, 2009
There are no comments yet. 975 Views

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The whole Republican Conservative propaganda as presented

Pompous arrogant fear mongering Republican Conservatives base their cases on nothing factual! They are furious that the...

Original post made by UnRealPeople on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by yeah, yeah, on Aug 6, 2009 at 11:29 am | 8 comments | 975 Views

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Pet Co

As we approach Veterns day I wanted to point out a local establish who goes out of their way to not give a military discount...

Original post made by Mike on Oct. 6, 2009
Last comment by res, on Oct 8, 2009 at 2:15 pm | 6 comments | 975 Views

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Things are looking good for getting bailout money back

"CIT Group is the first big bailout loss for taxpayers, but it won't be the last. " http://money.cnn.com/2009/11/02/news/tarp.travails.fortune/index.htm?postversion=2009110214 ...

Original post made by a reader on Nov. 2, 2009
Last comment by Stay Cool, on Nov 2, 2009 at 1:18 pm | 2 comments | 975 Views

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Vote in our Mother-Daughter Look-alike Contest

The eight finalists have been chosen for the Pleasanton Weekly Mother-Daughter Look-alike Contest. [http://pleasantonweekly.com/two_of_a_kind/2010.mothers_day/index.php...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2010
Last comment by PW Reader, on Apr 26, 2010 at 1:11 pm | 4 comments | 975 Views

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Prop 17 - The auto insurance company's initiative

Prop 17, the auto insurance company’s initiative, is written in a way that would lead you to believe auto insurance companies...

Original post made by Rae on May. 18, 2010
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Widows and widowers invited to happy hour tonight

Widows and Widowers of Northern California invite you to join them for happy hour tonight from 5:30-7:30 p.m., Thursday,...

Original post made on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by Sharon Morris, on May 20, 2010 at 9:49 am | 1 comment | 975 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Pleasanton Weekly endorses McNerney for Congress

The Pleasanton Weekly today endorsed Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) for re-election on Nov. 2. McNerney is...

Original post made by Chet on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by just a citizen +fam, on Oct 15, 2010 at 8:02 pm | 3 comments | 975 Views

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Wente family estates achieves 'Sustainable Winegrowing' status

As a testimony to what has been a long-held tenet of the country's oldest continuously owned and operated family winery,...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2010
Last comment by Chet, on Oct 27, 2010 at 9:30 pm | 2 comments | 975 Views
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Baker bill targets BART strikes
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 1,264 views

The House of Representatives performs history’s first repeat hara-kiri
By Tom Cushing | 10 comments | 1,112 views

Net Neutrality a win or loss for open Internet and First Amendment?
By Gina Channell-Allen | 2 comments | 451 views