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Senate Democrats Vote to Block the "Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act"

Is there any doubt which political party is trying to improve our economy and which one is doing everything possible to block...

Original post made by Not Surprised on Mar. 26, 2012
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9th District Court upholds state's low-carbon fuel standard

A U.S. appeals court in San Francisco Wednesday upheld California's pioneering low-carbon fuel standard and set aside an...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2013
Last comment by Ben J., on Sep 19, 2013 at 8:42 am | 1 comment | 872 Views

AROUND TOWN

$1-million worth of marijuana plants found growing in East Bay Regional Park

East Bay Regional Park police officers recovered about $1 million worth of marijuana plants early Friday morning when they...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2011
Last comment by OMG, on Jul 16, 2011 at 9:19 pm | 2 comments | 871 Views

AROUND TOWN

Question for communters on 680

There is some type of major construction project right next the 680 southbound freeway. It is visible to the left as I am...

Original post made by Curious on Apr. 25, 2012
Last comment by Tennessee Jed, on May 2, 2012 at 5:31 am | 4 comments | 871 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

DeSaulnier announces legislative effort to end poverty

Fifty years ago, President Lyndon Johnson declared a war on poverty. Now, Senator Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord) is firing some...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2014
Last comment by right wing nuts, on Jan 13, 2014 at 6:42 pm | 5 comments | 871 Views

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2 BART unions vote today, Thursday, but 3rd is holding out

BART's two biggest labor unions will vote this week on management's contract offer but the president of the third-largest...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 20, 2009 at 4:47 pm | 5 comments | 870 Views

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Food Pantry at Valley Bible Church

The Food Pantry at Valley Bible Church has open pantry hours on from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursdays at 7106 Johnson Drive. Since...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 10, 2009 at 3:27 pm | 2 comments | 870 Views

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Revealed-The Ghost Fleet Recession

"The 'ghost fleet' near Singapore. The world's ship owners and government economists would prefer you not to see this symbol...

Original post made by mark on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by M, on Sep 17, 2009 at 3:25 pm | 2 comments | 870 Views

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Federal Slave ! You Will Always Be One, Unless..............

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J1c4gfRSA5k&feature=channel Josiah Stamp said: "But if you want to continue...

Original post made by mark on Oct. 8, 2009
Last comment by m, on Oct 8, 2009 at 7:07 pm | 1 comment | 870 Views

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Another example of our irresponsible CA Legislature

The $11 billion water bond that California voters will be asked to approve next year contains nearly $2 billion in earmarks...

Original post made by jimf01 on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by jimf01, on Nov 16, 2009 at 10:20 am | 1 comment | 870 Views

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McNerney Votes AGAINST Permanent Estate Tax Relief for Families, Farmers, and Small Businesses Act of 2009

You can sure tell that McNerney has no intention to improve our economy and the financial burdens we all face. See what...

Original post made by Bill on Dec. 7, 2009
Last comment by dublinmike, on Dec 10, 2009 at 10:09 am | 9 comments | 870 Views

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Holiday Celebration/Mexican Posada

Pleasanton/Tulancingo Sister City Associations hosts a free family holiday event from 7 to 9 p.m. Dec. 18 at the Veterans...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 3, 2010 at 7:30 pm | 4 comments | 870 Views

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Social Security points to ponder

I bet that quite a few folks do not know the specifics about Social Security. Your Social Security Just in case...

Original post made by Rat Turd on Feb. 11, 2010
Last comment by frank, on Feb 15, 2010 at 7:02 pm | 20 comments | 870 Views

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Torrico introduces legislation to place officers at high schools

California Assembly Majority Leader Alberto Torrico, whose district includes a portion of Pleasanton, this week introduced...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Feb 17, 2010 at 9:54 pm | 16 comments | 870 Views

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Rambling Jerry Brown speech raises fear among Dems

If Jerry Brown's keynote speech last night to a gala environmentalist dinner is any indication, the Democratic Party faces...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Feb 23, 2010 at 9:29 am | 5 comments | 870 Views

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ObamaCare's Economic Dominoes

The economic chaos resulting from ObamaCare will trigger the collapse of one economic domino after another. As it does, America...

Original post made by Pleasanton Mom on Apr. 2, 2010
Last comment by T. R. Ollman, on Apr 4, 2010 at 9:36 pm | 20 comments | 870 Views

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Business council hosting jobs program sessions for employers

The Tri-Valley Business Council is hosting two complimentary information sessions tomorrow and Wednesday for local to learn...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2010
Last comment by Marie, on Jul 14, 2010 at 6:16 pm | 4 comments | 870 Views

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Federal judge may rule today on Prop. 8 challenge

A federal judge in San Francisco is scheduled to rule today on whether Proposition 8, California's voter-approved ban on...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 5, 2010 at 8:21 am | 7 comments | 870 Views

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Schwarzenegger vetoes bill to require public disclosure by groups operating on college campuses

In one of the last actions taken before the deadline to sign or veto bills, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger vetoed SB 330 by Senator...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2010
Last comment by Tired-of-Leftist-Dribble, on Oct 5, 2010 at 8:18 pm | 2 comments | 870 Views

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With schools closed, holiday films offer entertainment through New Year's weekend

With schools closed this week in Pleasanton and the Tri-Valley, the holiday week is continuing and that can only mean one...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Dec 21, 2011 at 4:09 pm | 1 comment | 870 Views
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A Norman Rockwell Town
By Roz Rogoff | 7 comments | 1,361 views

David Brooks at his Best and Worst
By Tom Cushing | 11 comments | 918 views

Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
By Tim Hunt | 29 comments | 819 views