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Whale of a day

My kayaker husband Jeff and I heard some exciting news: The whales were feeding closer than usual to the shore in Santa Cruz,...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2011
Last comment by dave, on Nov 21, 2011 at 4:49 pm | 3 comments | 1469 Views

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Amador Valley students offer free money-management program

Whether it's saving up for college or a car, or simply saving up for a certain item during the holiday season, young students...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2015
Last comment by Ed, on Jul 1, 2015 at 2:09 pm | 3 comments | 1469 Views

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The Man Behind the Palin Magic

An exclusive interview with Sarah Palin's former speechwriter... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f_IuhYsauyg&eurl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww%2Ebobcesca%2Ecom%2F&feature=player_embedded...

Original post made by John Q Public on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by Jake T, on Jul 14, 2009 at 3:59 pm | 2 comments | 1468 Views

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What health coverage could you buy for $25,000?

I'm interested in others' thoughts on the cost of providing health care to the 30 to 40 million uninsured individuals in...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 1, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Aug 1, 2009 at 8:23 pm | 5 comments | 1468 Views

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Obama gets it wrong again

Get ready to open your wallets again for some major bailouts. The Obama team and congress are laying the groundwork now. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/robert-reich/breaking-up-t...

Original post made by a reader on Nov. 7, 2009
Last comment by Kathy, on Nov 10, 2009 at 10:28 am | 5 comments | 1468 Views

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Hire Your Local Felon

America Works America Works has gained national recognition for its no-nonsense, entrepreneurial approach to moving...

Original post made by Felon on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 31, 2009 at 12:28 pm | 1 comment | 1468 Views

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The horse in the front page

Umm, I think your photographers need glasses. That horse is not munching on a pile of hay. It looks like a pile of manure,...

Original post made by Anonymous on Dec. 10, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 11, 2009 at 11:15 am | 7 comments | 1468 Views

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Where are they now?

A few years back there was this story about a mom hiring strippers for her high school kid and her friends. I always wonder...

Original post made by grapeVine on Dec. 18, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on Dec 22, 2011 at 11:15 pm | 4 comments | 1468 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Zone 7 hikes its new fiscal year budget by $7.6 million

Zone 7 Water Agency's board of directors have approved a $124.2-million budget for the coming fiscal year, a $7.6 million...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2015
There are no comments yet. 1468 Views

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Alamo man, 2 others arrested in regional workers' comp fraud

Three Bay Area residents were arrested Tuesday in connection with a $5 million dollar workers' compensation insurance fraud...

Original post made on May. 27, 2009
Last comment by Sunflower, on May 28, 2009 at 7:32 am | 2 comments | 1468 Views

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World Walk to Wellness tomorrow

Community members are invited to join free monthly group walks to get acquainted with Pleasanton's public trail system. The...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2011
Last comment by W ron sutton, on Feb 25, 2011 at 3:12 pm | 1 comment | 1468 Views

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Is Left-Right Thinking Enough to Solve Our Problems

Recently I was involved in a post about the budget and taxes. Then "just saying" responded with a statement that jolted my...

Original post made by Educated on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by Stacey, on Jun 23, 2011 at 3:32 pm | 6 comments | 1467 Views

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9% of all home loans are delinquent

One factor for the doos day nasty commenets on the Weekly Forum, may just be MAJOR Fear and Frustration. 9% of all home...

Original post made by Bye Bye Neighbor on Aug. 20, 2009
Last comment by Art, on Aug 21, 2009 at 6:41 pm | 5 comments | 1467 Views

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E-Waste recycle event this weekend

Did you get new electronics this Christmas? Looking for something to do with the old ones? Foothill High School is holding...

Original post made by Jon on Jan. 4, 2010
Last comment by Jon, on Jan 5, 2010 at 1:29 pm | 4 comments | 1467 Views

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Sullivan, McGovern wrong on senior complexes

Your readers must have questions after reading Pleasanton City Councilman Matt Sullivan's letter ("Motivations questioned,"...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by junebug, on Nov 24, 2010 at 3:59 pm | 5 comments | 1467 Views

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Art in a park

Local artist Claudette McDermott enjoys a spring day while painting landscape on a recent afternoon in Pleasanton at the...

Original post made on May. 31, 2011
Last comment by Claudette McDermott, on May 31, 2011 at 12:31 pm | 1 comment | 1467 Views

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Spiller sworn in as new Pleasanton police chief

An overflow crowd gathered at Pleasanton's City Council chamber Monday to welcome the city's new chief of police, Dave Spiller. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2011
Last comment by once more, on Jun 29, 2011 at 10:00 pm | 3 comments | 1467 Views

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18% of drivers call in sick as AC Transit struggles to keep buses rolling during contract dispute

AC Transit officials apologized to riders Monday after 18 percent of the district's bus operators allegedly called in sick...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2010
Last comment by Willo, on Jul 22, 2010 at 4:38 pm | 6 comments | 1467 Views

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What is the Philosophy of Liberty?

Please pass this along. Web link to the Philosophy of Liberty! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=muHg86Mys7I Thank...

Original post made by Ken on Jul. 19, 2009
Last comment by m, on Jul 20, 2009 at 8:48 am | 5 comments | 1466 Views

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Top 100 Conservative Websites/Blogs according to search eng "Alexa"

For a different perspective, other than the lamestream media, here is a list of websites / blogs that are oriented to the...

Original post made by Amy on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Mom for Truth, on Mar 31, 2010 at 8:07 pm | 2 comments | 1466 Views
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Pleasanton school enrollment stable as demographics continue to shift
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