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Green Scene Fair draws vendors and visitors

Perhaps part of it was preaching to the choir, but Pleasanton's first-ever Green Scene Fair yesterday has been pronounced...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Ms Green, on Oct 23, 2010 at 3:42 pm | 3 comments | 875 Views

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Any advice on local concrete contractor for driveway

We need a new driveway and need to find a contractor for a straightforward job. Any input on local contractors appreciated...

Original post made by Fred on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by Curly, on Jun 24, 2011 at 11:52 am | 1 comment | 875 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
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Major costly deception from our Government

The Importance of September 8, 2002 The launch of an aggressive war marketing campaign Throughout the fall and...

Original post made by marc on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Aug 13, 2009 at 10:48 pm | 1 comment | 874 Views

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Stimulus Package Features Funding For Sex Research Projects

Is this really what we expected the Obama stimulus monies to be spent for? http://www.nypost.com/seven/08242009/news/nationalnews/sex_study_stimulus_186153.htm If...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 24, 2009
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Fact Checking

I agree with previous posts - the importance of fact checking cannot be underestimated: "It must have seemed so perfect....

Original post made by Stay Cool on Oct. 25, 2009
Last comment by Mariana, on Oct 29, 2009 at 7:38 pm | 6 comments | 874 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 | 874 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 | 874 Views

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Theory: paid agitants and Republican PR agents pepper this forum

What do you think? I've lived and worked in Pleasanton a very long time and I've never met anyone with the rabid, bizarre,...

Original post made by Reasonable Person on Mar. 19, 2010
Last comment by God bless Bill and PM, on Mar 21, 2010 at 6:37 pm | 11 comments | 874 Views

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Safeway trading jobs for self serve?

I'm disappointed to see that Safeway has installed self-serve kiosks. At a time when so many are out of work, I think this...

Original post made by Mumbo on Apr. 1, 2010
Last comment by Karen, on Apr 5, 2010 at 12:41 pm | 8 comments | 874 Views

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Peddler Shoppe open today

The Peddler Shoppe in the lobby of the Pleasanton Senior Center, 5353 Sunol Blvd. is where talented local senior artisans...

Original post made on May. 17, 2010
Last comment by S Curtis, on May 17, 2010 at 9:10 pm | 6 comments | 874 Views

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Zero Presidential Press Conferences Sine Last July...

Democrats, how do you defend this lack of Obama Press Conferences? How can you justify this? ...

Original post made by Jane on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by Shig, on May 21, 2010 at 1:06 pm | 5 comments | 874 Views

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Why Should Anyone Believe Liberalism Works?

Evaluate for yourselves, the most liberal cities in America vs. the most conservative. Look at the end results. Here...

Original post made by Steve on Oct. 3, 2010
Last comment by Really STEVE?, on Oct 3, 2010 at 9:30 pm | 9 comments | 874 Views

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Santa Rita Jail launches 'smart grid' system to keep electric power on at all times

Federal, state and local officials along with representatives from Chevron inaugurated a new energy management system Thursday...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2012
Last comment by aResident, on Mar 25, 2012 at 9:25 pm | 1 comment | 874 Views

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Pleasanton featured in LA Times Travel section

Our great Downtown got a lovely photo essay and article about being a destination for a weekend getaway: http://www.latimes.com/travel/la-tr-pleasanton-escape-20130414-photos,0,5...

Original post made by Ptown Proud on Apr. 23, 2013
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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 | 873 Views

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This is shocking a politician stealing from us!!!

Let's see how this is defended by queen Nancy Pelosi and how she spends it so this thief is not forced to leave office. ...

Original post made by Obama on Jul. 22, 2010
Last comment by kiki, on Jul 22, 2010 at 8:16 pm | 2 comments | 873 Views

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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 | 873 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 | 873 Views

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Gun Ownership Freedom Vs. Darwin-Citing Democrats: Who Next Will Democrats Invoke, Calvin and Hobbes?

When dealing with the Democrat Party in this country, we just have to accept that we're not dealing with the brightest bulbs...

Original post made by Charles the Free on Apr. 18, 2013
Last comment by Charles the Free, on Apr 19, 2013 at 3:09 pm | 8 comments | 873 Views
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