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On again, off again state worker furloughs--now on again

A state appeals court Tuesday temporarily reinstated furloughs of three days per month for more than 70,000 state workers. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by itsme, on Mar 31, 2010 at 10:55 pm | 2 comments | 823 Views

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State Assembly considering measure to strengthen penalties for sex crimes against children

A San Diego legislator has introduced a bill that would significantly strengthen penalties for sex crimes against children. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by Need new laws, on Apr 15, 2010 at 5:42 pm | 6 comments | 823 Views

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Downtown Statues

Im not crazy about them. Some look like real people with metallic face paint and they are all in odd locations. Were these...

Original post made by Resident on May. 13, 2010
Last comment by olive, on May 15, 2010 at 4:54 pm | 4 comments | 823 Views

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"How Do You Like New Jersey Now?!"

NJ Gov. Chris Christie (R) has accomplished more positive change for NJ in less than one year than decades of when it was...

Original post made by Chris on Jul. 20, 2010
Last comment by Jerry, on Jul 22, 2010 at 12:21 am | 3 comments | 823 Views

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Bands on parade

Seventy-six trombones, possibly more, will march through town tomorrow morning as Pleasanton welcomes middle and high school...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Foothill Band Publicity- Steffi Gross, on Oct 22, 2010 at 10:10 am | 1 comment | 823 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
There are no comments yet. 823 Views

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Judge orders Social Security notices for blind to be in Braille or on CDs

A federal judge in San Francisco yesterday ordered the U.S. Social Security Administration to send benefit notices to blind...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2009
Last comment by Grace, on Oct 21, 2009 at 8:53 pm | 3 comments | 822 Views

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Get ready for a double dip recession!

Looks like Obama's strategy of spending our way out of debt is not going to work and we will fall back down into another...

Original post made by Bill Wilkins on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by Clueless, on May 25, 2010 at 12:40 pm | 2 comments | 822 Views

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Free concert in the park tonight

"Tommy and the 4 Speeds" will perform oldies tonight at Concerts in the Park from 7-8:30 p.m., Friday, July 23, at Lions...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2010
Last comment by love the concerts, but..., on Jul 23, 2010 at 1:13 pm | 2 comments | 822 Views

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Let'em Have It

Those that missed the One Bay Area workshops can make your feelings known on future growth/development in the Bay Area to...

Original post made by Bill on Feb. 9, 2012
There are no comments yet. 822 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 | 822 Views

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What in the world is wrong with our Presidents priorities?

With all the major issues we have President Obama jumped on AirForce one to fly up to Mass. to give a speech against the...

Original post made by Murphy on Oct. 23, 2009
Last comment by poster boy, on Oct 23, 2009 at 8:07 pm | 8 comments | 821 Views

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EARLY CHRISTMAS at Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

The Wall St. Journal reported today that CEO of Fannie, Michael Williams, and CEO of Freddie, Charles Haldeman, will earn...

Original post made by Joe on Dec. 24, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 25, 2009 at 10:14 am | 7 comments | 821 Views

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President continues way left and out of control

Here is the video proof http://www.rightpundits.com/?p=5980 moveon.org has already sent an email to its members complaining...

Original post made by radical on Apr. 5, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 5, 2010 at 6:03 pm | 3 comments | 821 Views

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Wednesday's weather forecast for Pleasanton, Tri-Valley

Pleasanton and the Tri-Valley are expected to be partly cloudy today with areas of patchy fog in the morning. High temperatures...

Original post made on May. 19, 2010
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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 | 821 Views

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Jeff Bordes to present jazzy soulful Christmas program Saturday

With the spirit of Christmas, jazz trumpeter Jeff Bordes will present a holiday celebration of New Orleans swing band and...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2011
Last comment by Howard Neely, on Dec 5, 2011 at 11:01 am | 1 comment | 821 Views

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P.G & E. & Prop 16. Strange Bedfellows

Any time I hear, "taxpayers rights, freedom to/from" followed by a barrage of media attention & advertising I get suspicious....

Original post made by Nosy Neighbors on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by Rae, on May 21, 2010 at 2:00 pm | 6 comments | 820 Views

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Troubling border crossing video...of potential terrorists entering

Personally, I'd much rather have Cholo in America than the people discussed toward the end of this short news clip >>>...

Original post made by Concerned on May. 26, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 27, 2010 at 7:44 am | 3 comments | 820 Views

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Bay Area arrests up, but fatalities down so far this Memorial Day weekend

Arrests are up but fatalities are down in the Bay Area so far this Memorial Day weekend, according to statistics released...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2010
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jun 3, 2010 at 7:42 am | 2 comments | 820 Views
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Jim Kohnen Post Office Signed into Law
By Roz Rogoff | 5 comments | 966 views

Never Say Never -- the Perry Indictment
By Tom Cushing | 6 comments | 715 views

CPRA: Balancing privacy, public's right to know
By Gina Channell-Allen | 3 comments | 555 views

Patience and very deep pockets can pay off
By Tim Hunt | 0 comments | 516 views