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Open letter to Barbara Boxer

Quite a letter to Barbara Boxer from a retired military officer . . . Babs: You were so right on when you scolded...

Original post made by Sarina on Jul. 24, 2009
Last comment by Linda, on Jul 25, 2009 at 7:03 pm | 9 comments | 1598 Views

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Political Anger and non effective communication in P-Town?

We hear all the time that the Democrat Liberals are attacking the Right and that they ere the cause of all the friction on...

Original post made by NVC on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by resident, on Aug 10, 2009 at 4:15 pm | 2 comments | 1598 Views

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Raley's--Service & Merchandise Going Down Real Fast

Has any one else noticed the general level of customer service at Raley's has seriously deteriorated in the last several...

Original post made by David Smith on Dec. 23, 2009
Last comment by russ, on Jan 4, 2010 at 10:18 am | 13 comments | 1598 Views

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BART management 'intent' on reaching labor agreement by tonight

BART spokesman Linton Johnson said Wednesday that management is "intent on getting an agreement" with its 2,800-plus union...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 31, 2009 at 12:08 pm | 5 comments | 1598 Views

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Work set to start on $136-million BART extension to Warm Springs

BART officials will give a green light to contractors today to begin construction on the Warm Springs extension project in...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Aug 30, 2009 at 12:19 am | 5 comments | 1598 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Board gets budget back on track, for now

School Board members were pleased to certify their budget as positive Tuesday night -- a sign of a balanced budget -- for...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2010
Last comment by a reader, on Jun 12, 2010 at 5:40 pm | 7 comments | 1597 Views

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Cash for Clunkers boosts Ford's July sales 1.6 pct

DETROIT – Lured by the government's cash-for-clunkers campaign, car and truck buyers started to return to Ford Motor Co....

Original post made by ralph on Aug. 3, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 3, 2009 at 12:15 pm | 1 comment | 1597 Views

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Residents weigh in on plans for Shadow Cliffs

Residents presented their opinions, often passionately, on plans for Shadow Cliffs Regional Recreational Area at a public...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2011
Last comment by support the slides, on Mar 4, 2011 at 9:54 am | 4 comments | 1597 Views

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NEW COSTCO CITY STUDY

At the City Council Meeting on Tuesday night, three consultants, paid for by Nearon Enterprises, the owner and developer...

Original post made by Bob A. on Aug. 18, 2016
Last comment by KatieK, on Aug 22, 2016 at 7:25 am | 21 comments | 1597 Views

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View from the top

The view from the top of Pleasanton's southeast hills is magnificent. Down below to the north is the 215-acre Kottinger Ranch...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Jerry, on Jun 4, 2010 at 6:43 pm | 5 comments | 1597 Views

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Editorial: Now is the time to share your thoughts on downtown planning

This is the time for the large and diverse stakeholder group -- the residents who feel a strong connection and ownership...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2017
Last comment by Mark, on Feb 19, 2017 at 6:49 pm | 5 comments | 1597 Views

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Storm Tuesday ends with a bang--or a big shake as earthquake strikes near Tri-Valley

What a day! With the season's first rainfall causing some street flooding, a 3.7-magnitude erthquake near Sunol and a roof...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2009
Last comment by Tina, on Oct 16, 2009 at 4:22 pm | 4 comments | 1596 Views

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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 | 1596 Views

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Weekly wins awards in statewide newspaper contes

The Pleasanton Weekly has been recognized by the California Newspaper Publishers Association for stories, programs and general...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2011
Last comment by Chris, on Apr 20, 2011 at 6:29 pm | 2 comments | 1596 Views

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U.S. Supreme Court ruling on Proposition 8 expected this week, possibly today

STORY: The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to rule as early as today on the long-awaited case involving California's Proposition...

Original post made by Hopeful on Jun. 24, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1596 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama poll numbers

Obama poll numbers drop even lower http://www.rasmussenreports.com/public_content/politics/obama_administration/daily_presidential_tracking_poll...

Original post made by Glen Sasaki on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by Mary, on Jul 27, 2009 at 12:24 pm | 2 comments | 1595 Views

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Legislative committee calls for legalizing 'recreational use' of marijuana

Four Bay Area legislators provided the votes Tuesday as the state Assembly Public Safety Committee approved by a 4-3 margin...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2010
Last comment by Rat Turd, on Jan 14, 2010 at 9:24 pm | 9 comments | 1595 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 | 1595 Views

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TRUNK signs... Bernal Plaza

After seeing this sign GROWING OUT OF THE TRUNK of a car Parked at Bernal Plaza on the CORNER OF VALLEY AND BERNAL, for the...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on May. 8, 2013
Last comment by Thanks for working on this...., on May 9, 2013 at 8:29 pm | 23 comments | 1595 Views

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PHIL ROBERTSON FOR PRESIDENT

***** PHIL ROBERTSON FOR PRESIDENT ***** GOD BLESS DUCK DYNASTY. hate speech is wrong. hate crimes are wrong. physical...

Original post made by FREE TO HAVE AN OPINION on Dec. 19, 2013
Last comment by nancy s., on Dec 29, 2013 at 12:11 pm | 25 comments | 1595 Views
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Assemblyman proposes driving up housing costs to delight unions
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 2,188 views

“Give Me Liberty AND Give Me Death”?
By Tom Cushing | 7 comments | 571 views

My New Letter to President Trump
By Roz Rogoff | 6 comments | 499 views

Scholarships help us honor, remember Ryan Comer
By Jeb Bing | 0 comments | 151 views

 

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