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Realtors concerned about housing, climate change laws

Prospective home buyers and sellers are breathing sighs of relief after Pleasanton Housing Commissioner Dave Stark explained...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Sep 4, 2010 at 10:58 pm | 14 comments | 1558 Views

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Letter: Senior citizens support Measure G

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5678 posted Friday, May 29, 2009,...

Original post made on May. 30, 2009
Last comment by resident, on May 30, 2009 at 8:14 pm | 4 comments | 1557 Views

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A response to the recent trend of political fear mongering posts

would like to take a little bit of time to point out something I find quite disturbing. There is far too much hostility...

Original post made by M on Jul. 13, 2009
Last comment by Homeowner, on Jul 14, 2009 at 1:23 pm | 2 comments | 1557 Views

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No longer honoring IOU's??!!

http://www.pressdemocrat.com/article/20090711/BUSINESS/907111084 I for one no longer intend to take my money to, or do...

Original post made by J on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by J, on Jul 15, 2009 at 4:38 pm | 3 comments | 1557 Views

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Private SECURITY contracts for Afghanistan, Blackwater II, perhaps?

"U.S. military authorities in Afghanistan may hire a private contractor to provide around-the-clock security at dozens of...

Original post made by John on Jul. 26, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1557 Views

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Helicopters

Recent break ins and attempted break ins in Country Fair and Parkside have the helicopters flying over looking for the guy. All...

Original post made by Van on Jan. 24, 2011
Last comment by Lisa, on Jan 26, 2011 at 1:23 pm | 8 comments | 1557 Views

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Happy 100th birthday, Daisy

Daisy Roberson, who turned 100 years old today, remembers growing up on a farm in Kansas with her six brothers and four sisters....

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2011
Last comment by Ed Buliavac, on Sep 25, 2011 at 4:03 am | 4 comments | 1557 Views

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Businesses encouraged to 'Spare the Air' with Great Race Challenge

The annual Spare the Air season has officially kicked off with four Spare the Air Days already declared by the Bay Area Air...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2009
Last comment by *Laughing At AT&T Trophy*, on Jun 21, 2009 at 9:20 am | 2 comments | 1557 Views

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23 protesters arrested after blocking Castlewood Drive

Twenty-three people protesting the ongoing lockout of Castlewood workers were arrested June 23 for blocking Castlewood Drive...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2011
Last comment by Leland, on Jul 4, 2011 at 8:16 am | 8 comments | 1557 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board approves updated governance handbook, financial statements at meeting

At its regular meeting Tuesday night, the Pleasanton school board approved a revised governance handbook and 2015-16 unaudited...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2016
Last comment by Get the Facts, on Sep 17, 2016 at 3:27 pm | 5 comments | 1556 Views

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The Crack Cocaine of Democracy

http://www.economist.com/opinion/displaystory.cfm?story_id=13990207 Those familiar with my past writing here already understand...

Original post made by Stacey on Jul. 17, 2009
Last comment by pete, on Jul 17, 2009 at 4:03 pm | 2 comments | 1556 Views

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Palin-ish

This YouTube chunk of excellence reminded me of Sarah Palin's farewell address. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ScgFIKXKFkc&eurl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww%2Ebobcesca%2Ecom%2Fblog%2Darchiv...

Original post made by Norris on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by bob, on Jul 28, 2009 at 6:42 am | 5 comments | 1556 Views

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Lakoff: How to Rescue the American Dream

"There is a distinction between government as the administration of what we, as a public, provide each other, as opposed...

Original post made by Grace on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by Bob, on Aug 1, 2011 at 9:43 am | 5 comments | 1556 Views

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Zone 7 to host water rates workshop Monday evening

At the city of Pleasanton's request, Zone 7 Water Agency officials will host a workshop at 5 p.m. Monday to provide information...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2017
Last comment by Julie Testa, on Jan 31, 2017 at 2:55 pm | 11 comments | 1556 Views

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Tour shows affordable housing potential for Pleasanton

When it comes to providing affordable housing, Pleasanton has a lot more to think about, following a tour of low-income housing...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2011
Last comment by Toni, on Apr 15, 2011 at 10:58 am | 4 comments | 1556 Views

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Yet Another Crazy Conservative

On his show, Glenn Beck runs a little conspiracy-theory-meets-Kevin-Bacon-game segment called "In a Nutshell" in which he...

Original post made by Janet on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 15, 2009 at 1:00 pm | 7 comments | 1555 Views

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West Coast Port Strike Settled!

Contrary to the fulminations of a previous poster, the intervention of the Obama Administration earlier this week has led...

Original post made by Joe Hill on Feb. 21, 2015
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Stop the Massive East Pleasanton Housing Project NOW

How does the City of Pleasanton keep this a secret? A massive housing project - I have read it is the biggest housing project...

Original post made by Fred Clancy on Apr. 17, 2015
Last comment by Map, on Apr 28, 2015 at 1:06 pm | 15 comments | 1555 Views

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Jerry is running, and he is running his mouth

Not McNerney today, but our ex Governor Jerry Brown. The ex-mayor of Oakland was out for a run the other day and ran into...

Original post made by jimf01 on Jun. 11, 2010
Last comment by tango, on Jun 17, 2010 at 12:39 am | 32 comments | 1554 Views

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More Americans believe Obama is a Muslim

Just another problem for the incompetent President Usama Obama. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/08/19/barack-obama-muslim_n_687360.html...

Original post made by Ahab the Arab on Aug. 21, 2010
Last comment by BARF0, on Aug 23, 2010 at 10:21 am | 4 comments | 1554 Views
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A great Leap Day idea moves forward
By Tim Hunt | 1 comment | 763 views