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BART ridership drops nearly 10% in year's 3rd quarter

BART's average weekday ridership declined by nearly 10 percent in the most recent quarter compared to the same period a year...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2009
Last comment by LiveStrong, on Dec 4, 2009 at 9:08 pm | 1 comment | 871 Views

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Taxes lowest in 60 years thanks to President Obama

While the Tea Party faithful gather at the tax-payer funded Fairgrounds, a new report out of Washington indicates Americans...

Original post made by Curious on Apr. 15, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Apr 17, 2010 at 10:07 am | 15 comments | 871 Views

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Quiz Question: What North American City's Motto is "Diversity, Our Strength" ?

Select from the choices below: A. Detroit B. Toronto C. Minneapolis D. Miami E. San Francisco Follow-up Question: What...

Original post made by One (not Multi-) Culture Only on Jun. 9, 2010
Last comment by One culture, on Jun 11, 2010 at 9:23 am | 8 comments | 871 Views

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Formerly on Welfare, This Impressive Congressional Candidate's Message is Powerful

If you haven't yet heard of Star Parker in California's 37 District (South of LA), you will soon. If she wins over liberal...

Original post made by Steve on Sep. 30, 2010
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Another Initiative!

http://www.independentnews.com/fullstory.php?newsid=570 "The Livermore Airport Citizens Group (LACG) has launched an initiative...

Original post made by Stacey on Oct. 15, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 16, 2009 at 1:40 pm | 8 comments | 870 Views

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Senate plans Christmas Eve vote for Health Care Reform package

Shocker, while nearly all of America is focusing on Christmas, and despite the fact that opinion polls by consensus show...

Original post made by jimf01 on Dec. 17, 2009
Last comment by Dorothy, on Dec 20, 2009 at 2:50 pm | 4 comments | 870 Views

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Democratic Party strategists launch ads targeting GOP's Meg Whitman

A group of California Democratic strategists have launched radio ads charging that Republican gubernatorial candidate Meg...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2010
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Oct 24, 2010 at 10:12 pm | 28 comments | 870 Views

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Salmonella concerns continue over some Iowa-produced eggs in local markets

State officials this week provided a list of stores and product numbers related to the distribution and recall of eggs from...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2010
Last comment by Really?, on Aug 21, 2010 at 9:15 pm | 3 comments | 870 Views

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Let's talk realtors

With the housing crisis the way it is I'm curious to get your take on which realtors in the Pleasanton area are performing...

Original post made by Frances on Oct. 1, 2010
Last comment by do lots of homework, on Oct 1, 2010 at 10:29 am | 2 comments | 870 Views

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Tax Preparation

I asked you all for recommendations on CPA's/Tax Preparers since ours has recently retired. I got a few that said Thompsen...

Original post made by ccwc on Feb. 11, 2013
Last comment by ccwc, on Feb 14, 2013 at 8:28 am | 3 comments | 870 Views

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Golfing Grandpas Parking

Golfing Grandpas have recently started parking in coveted spaces, as the central spot for carpooling to their golf courses,...

Original post made by Shopper on Jul. 16, 2013
Last comment by anon, on Jul 16, 2013 at 6:23 pm | 2 comments | 870 Views

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Boxer, other senators to seek release of detained hikers

U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer (D-California) and three other senators will hold a news conference at 8:30 a.m. this morning...

Original post made on May. 4, 2010
Last comment by J.G., on May 5, 2010 at 3:10 pm | 12 comments | 869 Views

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Prop 8 ruled Unconstitutional

Justice has prevailed again. Of course, now the bigots are whining and will appeal the decision, instead of worrying about...

Original post made by HHR on Aug. 4, 2010
Last comment by Oh Drexi!, on Aug 5, 2010 at 9:18 pm | 10 comments | 869 Views

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Pleasanton attracting high tech companies

http://abclocal.go.com/kgo/story?section=news/local/east_bay&id=7642580 by Laura Anthony PLEASANTON, CA (KGO) -- While...

Original post made by Good News 4 Ptown on Aug. 31, 2010
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Feature Film Casting still seeking a few good men- LAST DAY!

FEATURE FILM CASTING CALL *LAST CHANCE FOR ADDITIONAL MALES* *paid extras, very few positions still available in following...

Original post made by Casting Director on Mar. 23, 2012
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Health care can be solved without rushing to socialized medicine

Regarding Congressman Jerry McNerney's opinion piece published Aug. 28, "Reform must be built on current system, let people...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Sep 4, 2009 at 11:28 pm | 5 comments | 868 Views

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PG&E Spends on Failed Prop16

By now most of you know that Prop 16 failed in spite of PG&E's $48,000,000 support. But what is amazing is how many customers...

Original post made by dublinmike on Jun. 10, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jun 11, 2010 at 5:40 pm | 2 comments | 868 Views

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Pleasanton Willie Mays fan hopes Giants do better in Philadelphia

Everyone has Giants fever now but Vivian Fuller, a resident at Parkview Assisted Living in Pleasanton, has been a fan forever....

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Rick, on Oct 28, 2010 at 12:14 pm | 2 comments | 868 Views

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Society and reality stars...end of civilization

Is it just me or is anyone else worried about the state of our civilization??How can we as a society care about and enrich...

Original post made by hoops on Nov. 10, 2011
Last comment by franco, on Nov 11, 2011 at 5:18 pm | 3 comments | 868 Views

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Art walk with the Harrington's

On Feb. 18 and also on the third Saturdays of March and April, Nancy and Gary Harrington will lead tours of public art in...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2012
Last comment by W Ron Sutton, on Feb 15, 2012 at 9:40 am | 1 comment | 868 Views
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