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City Council Ignores PENSION problem - unfunded liability increases

"Craig Bowen, the San Ramon Valley fire chief who retired in 2008, collects an annual pension of $310,000 a year, in part...

Original post made by Arnold on May. 29, 2013
Last comment by Arnold, on May 29, 2013 at 10:56 pm | 2 comments | 909 Views

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The White House will declare war on the Associated Press after reading this

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20091019/ap_on_bi_ge/us_vanishing_jobs...

Original post made by Toaster Boy on Oct. 19, 2009
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Obama touts results of stimulus today

Pres Obama just finished a speech in which he promised additional help for small businesses. He acknowledged that over the...

Original post made by jimf01 on Oct. 21, 2009
Last comment by jimf01, on Oct 23, 2009 at 9:39 am | 7 comments | 908 Views

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Bathroom Heard 'Round the World

I live in Mohr Park. We have high ceilings and a bathroom on the ground floor near the foyer. When someone is in this...

Original post made by Kyra on Dec. 17, 2009
Last comment by John, on Jan 2, 2010 at 5:15 pm | 5 comments | 908 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 | 908 Views

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Day 70 and Counting...

Where's your sense of urgency Mr. President to clean up this spill? You have hardly deployed any of the resources at your...

Original post made by Day70 on Jun. 29, 2010
Last comment by Arroyo, on Jun 29, 2010 at 7:06 pm | 2 comments | 908 Views

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Rockefeller Study Envisages Future Dictatorship Controlled By Elite

http://newsbuster.com/Pages/content/rockefeller-study-envisages-future-dictatorship-controlled-by-elite.html OMG.......OMG......It's...

Original post made by Cholo on Jul. 20, 2010
Last comment by SteveP, on Jul 21, 2010 at 8:30 am | 2 comments | 908 Views

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I wonder if the press gets this sort of thing happening in Pleasanton?

Much has been in the press about a Berkeley city official acting on the orders of a police official showing up at a reporter's...

Original post made by Jake on Mar. 14, 2012
Last comment by correct, on Mar 14, 2012 at 3:00 pm | 2 comments | 908 Views

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Need part-time legislature

Here is a great reason why we should go to a part-time legislature. In California, the legislature has proposed 2,189 bills...

Original post made by enough on Feb. 25, 2013
Last comment by part-timer, on Feb 27, 2013 at 12:14 am | 3 comments | 908 Views

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American Medical Experts

On C-Span (22) I am and have been for 2 1/2 hours watching the finest medical care education show I have ever seen. Every...

Original post made by Info Seeker on Aug. 22, 2009
Last comment by patricia, on Aug 23, 2009 at 4:33 pm | 2 comments | 907 Views

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Pleasanton Home Sales October 2009

Pleasanton Home Sales dropped a bit from September, click the link to see whats happening in your neighborhood. http://www.moxleyteam.com/2009/11/tri-valley-sold-homes-update-octob...

Original post made by Moxley on Nov. 5, 2009
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ObamaLogic

President Obama has said he is close to a decision on Afghanistan and that he is not rushing into anything until he has all...

Original post made by Joe on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 13, 2009 at 1:32 pm | 1 comment | 907 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 | 907 Views

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The only good things about a tea party...

This is probably the only good thing with having a tea party: http://shine.yahoo.com/channel/health/the-health-benefits-of-teas-1299135/...

Original post made by Jerry on May. 11, 2010
Last comment by Che, on May 11, 2010 at 9:51 am | 5 comments | 907 Views

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Think McNerney's For the Private Sector? He's Voted 86% Against Chamber of Commerce Positions

This may help to reveal where Jerry McNerney's true alliegance lies. Sure isn't in job creation! Take a look at his...

Original post made by Dana on Sep. 20, 2010
Last comment by m, on Sep 22, 2010 at 9:37 pm | 9 comments | 907 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 | 907 Views

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Reverse mortgages aren't for everyone

You can scarcely turn on the TV without seeing ads for reverse mortgages. They're touted as a great tool for cash-strapped...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2011
Last comment by Mr. Reverse, on Sep 5, 2011 at 8:10 am | 1 comment | 907 Views

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Volunteers needed for Sandra J. Wing's Healing Therapy Foundation

Volunteers are needed for Sandra J. Wing's Healing Therapies annual fundraiser that will be held March 2 at the Palm Event...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2012
Last comment by volunteer, on Jan 9, 2012 at 6:08 pm | 2 comments | 907 Views

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Obama's Sequester Cuts Hit D.C. Visitors Hardest of All

Senators voted Wednesday to keep the White House closed to public tours, turning back a GOP-led effort to free up money to...

Original post made by Free Citizen on Mar. 20, 2013
Last comment by Milo Thompson III, on Mar 23, 2013 at 12:35 am | 3 comments | 907 Views

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The Obstacles to Real Health Care Reform: Private Insurers and Big Pharma

by Stephen Lendman Global Research, August 21, 2009 In almost the same breath on August 17, the White House effectively...

Original post made by mark on Aug. 24, 2009
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Where's the wind?
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 690 views