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AROUND TOWN

Teenagers shine at Youth & Government Day

When my 14-year-old grandson Jordan Nally asked me to join him on a YMCA trip to Sacramento, I envisioned rafting down the...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2010
Last comment by Michelle, on Mar 19, 2010 at 7:26 pm | 4 comments | 1000 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 | 1000 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 | 1000 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Repeal "Labor Day"

Nothing sacred about Big Labor. Big Labor, thanks to former Gov. Jerry Brown, has bankrupted California. Big Labor...

Original post made by NoToBigLabor on Sep. 3, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Sep 8, 2010 at 12:42 pm | 3 comments | 1000 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Equality Across America

I just wanted to take a few minutes to remind everyone that Americans of all races, creeds, and yes religions will be converging...

Original post made by poster boy on Oct. 9, 2009
There are no comments yet. 999 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

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 | 999 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tailors in or around Pleasanton?

Would anyone have some recommendations on a tailor in or near Pleasanton? I need to have some pants hemmed and would like...

Original post made by Qwerty on Feb. 15, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 18, 2010 at 7:21 pm | 7 comments | 999 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 | 999 Views

AROUND TOWN

Buy books online to support Friends of the Library

Did you know you can buy books from the Friends of the Library at Amazon.com? The Friends have a year-round magazine and...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2010
Last comment by Irene Inman, on Jun 14, 2010 at 8:39 am | 1 comment | 999 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

A Solution to tax reform,the debt,jobs and healthcare

If we could take the entire congress and all 50 state legislatures and create the following scenario.You have 60 days to...

Original post made by If Only on Nov. 13, 2011
Last comment by if only, on Nov 14, 2011 at 10:59 am | 4 comments | 999 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 | 998 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 998 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thoughts About BART Workers Striking

What do you think BART workers striking during this down economy? Is the timing right, with high unemployment, to fire them...

Original post made by Robert on Aug. 14, 2009
Last comment by Me Too, on Aug 18, 2009 at 12:01 am | 9 comments | 998 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

How Did This Not End Up In The Forum?

http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5gTWB1M9VPOte4M77spW7Z62NsGyQD9ANUEJO0 I was surprised at first, that...

Original post made by Surprised...But Not Really on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by M, on Sep 17, 2009 at 3:29 pm | 2 comments | 998 Views

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Letter to AARP...

FWD a good read: This letter to the AARP says it all. It is a must read regardless of your age. Some people just make...

Original post made by Elaine on Oct. 4, 2009
Last comment by Sam, on Nov 1, 2009 at 9:54 am | 7 comments | 998 Views

AROUND TOWN

BART agrees to add Pleasanton in its Livermore expansion planning

In a welcome turnaround, BART officials this week agreed to include Pleasanton city representatives in planning an extension...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2009
Last comment by Chuck Swanepoel, on Dec 3, 2009 at 4:53 pm | 8 comments | 998 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Stop the Madness - HCR Backlash

As an American, I'm outraged at these tactics. Let's see some real leadership from the Republicans - a public statement...

Original post made by Pleasanton Mom for Truth on Mar. 24, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Mar 29, 2010 at 12:36 pm | 21 comments | 998 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Contrast of 2 ads: "Morning in America" under Reagan and "Mourning in America" under Obama (and McNerney)

Two contrasting and very powerful ads present a pretty clear picture of where we have been under Reagan and where we are...

Original post made by Jeff on Sep. 22, 2010
Last comment by Mourning, on Sep 26, 2010 at 4:24 pm | 3 comments | 998 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Day 91: No Word from McNerney ...

On August 15, I politely called Jerry McNerney's Pleasanton office to find out his opinion on the Ground Zero Mosque as well...

Original post made by SpeakUpJerry! on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by b, on Oct 17, 2010 at 9:52 pm | 1 comment | 998 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Cruz's Remarks about Communists in Colleges and Government Renders Democrats Apoplectic

Sen. Ted Cruz�s office has confirmed that the Texas Republican believes that the Harvard Law faculty contains numerous...

Original post made by Taking Back Our Country on Feb. 24, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Feb 27, 2013 at 8:46 pm | 6 comments | 998 Views
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"Swirling" to earn college credit
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 323 views

More Banks, More Billions, but Bupkes in the Brig. Rinse, repeat. (Part One)
By Tom Cushing | 7 comments | 293 views

Rails to Trails
By Roz Rogoff | 1 comment | 270 views