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Pleasanton real estate firm to celebrate grand opening today

Better Homes and Gardens Tri-Valley Realty's Pleasanton Office will hold a grand opening celebration and ribbon-cutting event...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2014
Last comment by Homeowner G, on Apr 16, 2014 at 11:20 am | 1 comment | 999 Views

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Builders see immigration reform as way to add to workforce

An organization representing home builders this week praised Congressional efforts to develop an immigration policy that...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2014
Last comment by Laughter, on Jul 17, 2014 at 8:48 am | 6 comments | 999 Views

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Right-Wing Harassment Strategy Against Dems Detailed In Memo: ‘Yell,’ ‘Stand Up And Shout Out,’ ‘Rattle Him’

This morning, Politico reported that Democratic members of Congress are increasingly being harassed by “angry, sign-carrying...

Original post made by Drew on Jul. 31, 2009
Last comment by Conservative, on Aug 1, 2009 at 5:09 pm | 8 comments | 998 Views

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Obama dances healthcare issue in speech

Once again Obhttp://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090910/ap_on_go_pr_wh/us_health_care_fact_checkama speaks and is long on talking...

Original post made by David on Sep. 9, 2009
Last comment by Insane!, on Sep 10, 2009 at 11:08 pm | 14 comments | 998 Views

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"Will California Become America's First Failed State?"

If the Democrats remain in office, the answer is YES! Also thanks to Arnold's (and Maria's) liberalism, he has hurt this...

Original post made by Dave on Oct. 4, 2009
Last comment by Bonnie, on Oct 5, 2009 at 7:51 pm | 10 comments | 998 Views

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Stimulus money pouring into Bay Area

Projects, studies and businesses are benefiting from grants, loans and contracts. By Thomas Peele and Josh Richman Bay...

Original post made by Thomas on Jan. 3, 2010
Last comment by Tim, on Feb 19, 2010 at 6:53 pm | 3 comments | 998 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

"Pay-for-Play" Academic Programs?

This looked interesting. "A program with extras for students" http://www.contracostatimes.com/education/ci_14335427 I...

Original post made by Stacey on Feb. 5, 2010
Last comment by Sandy Piderit, on Feb 8, 2010 at 5:25 pm | 4 comments | 998 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Educators on march across state for better school funding

Two Bay Area educators have embarked on a 260-mile, 48-day march across the state to advocate for reinvestment in public...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2010
Last comment by What we really need, on Mar 11, 2010 at 10:55 am | 15 comments | 998 Views

AROUND TOWN

Did I miss the spring Free Electronic E-Waste day at the Fairgrounds?

I keep waiting for a notice in the mail and/or in the paper and wonder if I missed it. I tried to google it but didn't find...

Original post made by Pleasantonian on Apr. 22, 2010
Last comment by Parent, on Apr 23, 2010 at 11:26 am | 4 comments | 998 Views

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Cal State East Bay, other state universities, hiking student fees 15% next fall

Officials at California State University have received approval to hike tuition fees a total of 15 percent by fall 2011,...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2010
Last comment by Pympster, on May 11, 2011 at 10:56 am | 6 comments | 998 Views

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The Weekly closes issues just because they can?

For what reason die the weekly close the New city employee contract unanimously Blog? If people are interested enough...

Original post made by Why close the new city employee contract unanimously blog on May. 24, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on May 24, 2011 at 10:29 pm | 2 comments | 998 Views

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Valley Humane Society broke, may close

The Valley Humane Society, a 25-year-old nonprofit animal welfare organization that just moved into a new $1.3-million building,...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by Sam, on Jul 30, 2011 at 10:45 pm | 11 comments | 998 Views

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Rick Santorum & Prop 8

Presidential candidate Rick Santorum was quoted as saying "Just because public opinion says something doesn't mean it's...

Original post made by MePartyPatriot on Mar. 3, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 3, 2012 at 6:24 pm | 1 comment | 998 Views

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PUSD fails to meet 'No Child Left Behind' standards

Despite increasing its Academic Performance Index score by nine points, from 906 to 915 over the last year, and better test...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2012
Last comment by Me Too, on Oct 30, 2012 at 8:44 pm | 6 comments | 998 Views

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Obama's Rush to Judgment: Save Our Guns

There are so many problems in our society far worse than gun ownership, which is the foundation of our Constitutional freedoms....

Original post made by Jennifer Wittingham on Jan. 16, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 29, 2013 at 6:23 pm | 24 comments | 998 Views

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Computer Tutoring

One-on-one computer tutoring is available every day at the Pleasanton Senior Center. The tutor works with you on topics where...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Jun 8, 2009 at 10:23 am | 2 comments | 997 Views

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Just In: Court Indicts Bush on High Treason Charge

Court Indicts Bush on High Treason Charge Published: AP Aug 1, 2009 WASHINGTON (AP) — George W. Bush, the 43rd President...

Original post made by Just In on Aug. 1, 2009
Last comment by Martian, on Aug 3, 2009 at 12:49 pm | 4 comments | 997 Views

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Federal court orders state to reduce prison population by 40,000 inmates

A federal court panel ordered the state Tuesday to reduce the population of its overcrowded prisons by up to 40,000 inmates...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by CHARLES, on Aug 9, 2009 at 9:19 am | 7 comments | 997 Views

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Jobless recovery?

Interesting article by a former Obama economic advisor. http://www.thenation.com/doc/20090713/hindery_gerard ...

Original post made by Einstein on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by John, on Aug 8, 2009 at 5:50 pm | 1 comment | 997 Views

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Looks like the Obama glow is wearing off

Interesting piece by Associated Press about the presidency of Obama being at a potential crossroads. http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/us_obama_s_moment_analysis...

Original post made by Arnie on Sep. 24, 2009
Last comment by anita, on Sep 25, 2009 at 2:52 pm | 16 comments | 997 Views
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Prop 46: Two Bridges Too Far
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My secret identity is revealed!
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The valley loses a distinguished and humble leader
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