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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama's Campaign Promise Followup

Here is an interesting article from Fox News (I know, didn't I just say too many posts were from Fox?) about the Obama administration's...

Original post made by Stay Cool on Sep. 4, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Sep 4, 2009 at 7:30 pm | 3 comments | 1025 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bacteria and MRSA found on BART to Pleasanton

I'll be standing, thank you! This news is from the Bay Citizen via The New York Times http://www.nytimes.com/2011/03/06/us/06bcseats.html ...

Original post made by Rick on Mar. 9, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 9, 2011 at 5:37 pm | 1 comment | 1025 Views

AROUND TOWN

Interested in joining a chess club?

Local residents are trying to start a Pleasanton Chess Club, primarily for kids. Anyone interested can email PleasantonChess@yahoo.com....

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2012
Last comment by Maithili , on Jan 17, 2012 at 9:11 am | 1 comment | 1025 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

manipulating facts and figures in order to deceive the public

Ground Rules and Tips for Challenging the Right From Political Research Associates http://www.publiceye.org/ark/tips.html DO...

Original post made by Not RIGHT! on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Aug 4, 2009 at 10:11 am | 1 comment | 1024 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why was that :Respect and Civility" thread locked twice?

Why was that respect and civility thread locked to non-registered members twice by staff at the paper? I see comments, then...

Original post made by Pariot Liberal on Sep. 22, 2009
Last comment by Pariot Liberal, on Sep 23, 2009 at 10:53 am | 4 comments | 1024 Views

AROUND TOWN

NEW LIBRARY FOR MAIN

From the Independent: Pleasanton is in need of more space for its library. Cost estimates range from $41 million to expand...

Original post made by little m on Oct. 17, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1024 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Deadline today for Cards for Troops

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) hosts the third annual Holiday Cards for Our Troops program. Residents are encouraged...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2009
Last comment by Snapshot, on Dec 2, 2009 at 11:41 am | 3 comments | 1024 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letter: Citizens should speak out

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6951 posted Friday, April 30, 2010,...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2010
Last comment by Jon HArvey, on May 3, 2010 at 2:50 pm | 8 comments | 1024 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

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
There are no comments yet. 1024 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

I-580 freeway closed most of Sunday as police check for bombs after shootout

All lanes of I- 580 between Hwy. 13 and downtown Oakland exits were reopened Sunday night after being closed for hours following...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2010
Last comment by maja7, on Jul 21, 2010 at 4:56 pm | 2 comments | 1024 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local Photographer Recommendations Needed

I was wondering if anybody can recommend a good/reasonable Photographer in the local area. We would like to purchase a sitting(Outdoors,...

Original post made by Dana on Apr. 3, 2011
Last comment by steve, on Apr 3, 2011 at 9:28 pm | 3 comments | 1024 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alameda County rewards boss: $400k…for life

"Alameda County supervisors have really taken to heart the adage that government should run like a business — rewarding County...

Original post made by Arnold on Mar. 25, 2013
Last comment by Bill, on Mar 30, 2013 at 11:23 am | 4 comments | 1024 Views

AROUND TOWN

Construction at Main St. & Vervais Ave.

If you're a walker, jogger or biker, you already know the trail from Hopyard to Main Street along the creek has been closed...

Original post made by Vincent on Apr. 20, 2015
Last comment by Shame on you!, on Apr 23, 2015 at 8:43 am | 3 comments | 1024 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

An interesting opinion about the teacher firings in Rhode Island

This opinion was posted on CNN. It is about the Rhode Island teachers firings: http://www.cnn.com/2010/OPINION/03/05/navarrette.teacher.firings/index.html?hpt=T2 Intersting...

Original post made by Rhode Island Teacher Firings on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by guess what, on Mar 8, 2010 at 11:31 am | 1 comment | 1023 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

"Wonderful Multi-Culturalism" (Kumbaya)...A Barbarious Act is Now Sanctioned by the Am. Academy of Pediatrics

The Sharia Law's barbarious act of female genital mutilation is now sanctioned by the American Academy of Pediatrics. ...

Original post made by Marianne on May. 11, 2010
Last comment by Rae, on May 12, 2010 at 4:11 pm | 13 comments | 1023 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Not all Dem. Congressmen are like McNerney..

Mike Thompson, D-Mendocino, conducts TownHall meetings. Where's Jerry??? http://www.mendocinobeacon.com/news/ci_15827545?source=rss unclehomerr.. ...

Original post made by unclehomerr.. on Aug. 21, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 23, 2010 at 6:27 pm | 3 comments | 1023 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Job Losses Increase Under Obama: Some Wonder If It Will Ever End

"In the last two months Fox News has fired Sarah Palin, former governor of Alaska, and Dick Morris, well-known political...

Original post made by David L on Feb. 9, 2013
Last comment by Arroyo, on Feb 9, 2013 at 9:07 am | 1 comment | 1023 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Republicans have a major agenda and will stop at nothing.

Republicans have traditionally been BIG business. Big business equals BIG dollars. The republicans had the helm for eight...

Original post made by Truth Hurts on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Law Student, on Aug 10, 2009 at 11:02 pm | 7 comments | 1022 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Unemployment now at 9.8% and expected to continue to climb

As our President is in Denmark trying use his speaking skills to bring the Olympics to his home town national unemployment...

Original post made by Michael on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by kids kids kids, on Oct 2, 2009 at 10:09 pm | 7 comments | 1022 Views

AROUND TOWN

Meeting to plan how Pleasanton can 'get well together'

An organization called World Walk to Wellness, started by Pleasanton resident Ron Sutton, began in early January to hold...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2011
Last comment by S2, on Mar 13, 2011 at 3:44 pm | 2 comments | 1022 Views
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Bidding my Maverick Bye-Bye
By Roz Rogoff | 6 comments | 731 views

'General Lee' banned; political correctness gone too far?
By Gina Channell-Allen | 5 comments | 633 views

Special session to tackle two key issues
By Tim Hunt | 5 comments | 565 views

When Students Consider Non-Portfolio Design Schools
By Elizabeth LaScala | 0 comments | 482 views

The Dogfather's Annual Fourth of July Plea (cue Scott McKenzie)
By Tom Cushing | 1 comment | 353 views