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John Stossel (ABC News) Videoclip: Will Obamacare Kill Medical Innovation?

An eye opener...(a short 6:23 min.) http://foundry.heritage.org/2009/08/05/will-obamacare-kill-medical-innovation/ ...

Original post made by Concerned on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by Me Too, on Aug 5, 2009 at 10:39 pm | 1 comment | 1067 Views

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CHP urges drivers, passengers to buckle up

The California Highway Patrol is warning Bay Area residents to buckle up when driving and that it will hold a statewide campaign...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2009
Last comment by Darwin-esque, on Sep 15, 2009 at 4:30 pm | 8 comments | 1067 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 | 1067 Views

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Newsom orders layoffs for 15,000 S.F. workers but plans to hire back most on part-time basis

San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom cut the workweek for 15,000 full-time city employees to 37.5 hours Friday as a cost-cutting...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 8, 2010 at 2:58 pm | 3 comments | 1067 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Next Steps for Race to the Top

Different viewpoints from California on California's failed Race to the Top application. http://educatedguess.org/blog/2010/03/14/run-harder-or-quit-race-to-the-top/ "Until...

Original post made by Stacey on Mar. 15, 2010
Last comment by NO sympathy, on Mar 16, 2010 at 10:46 am | 5 comments | 1067 Views

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Teen charged with felony afterschool fight

What started as an afterschool fight between "five or six kids" led to a felony charge of assault with a deadly weapon against...

Original post made on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by resident, on May 9, 2010 at 7:56 pm | 31 comments | 1067 Views

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New transit fare card now good on most Bay Area systems

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission and several major Bay Area transit operators--but not the Wheels bus system locally--...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2010
Last comment by Larry, on Jun 25, 2010 at 12:55 pm | 2 comments | 1067 Views

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Help with looking for care homes

I have begun the process of looking for a care home for my Mother who is 60, but is suffering with the affects of Multiple...

Original post made by Bill on Oct. 10, 2011
Last comment by CeCe2, on Oct 10, 2011 at 3:27 pm | 1 comment | 1067 Views

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Calling all women in the Tri-Valley

Join GNON (Girls Night Out Networking) for our fifth annual TRADESHOW. Over 20 booths. Bring business cards, fliers, friends....

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2012
Last comment by Claudette , on Apr 12, 2012 at 12:54 pm | 3 comments | 1067 Views

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Business, labor leaders team up in support of Golden State Warriors move to San Francisco

Business, labor and community leaders and former Golden State Warriors players Tuesday announced the launch of a new group...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2013
Last comment by D W, on Apr 19, 2013 at 10:46 am | 3 comments | 1067 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 | 1067 Views

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Great News For Our Children:

This (below)is the sum of what we Pleasantonians who choose to debate issues on line via the local news paper are focused...

Original post made by Judy on Jul. 25, 2009
Last comment by Jon, on Jul 26, 2009 at 1:06 pm | 4 comments | 1066 Views

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Carnival by movies??

I was driving and saw carnival rides near the movie theatre. Does anyone know what they are for or when it is going to be...

Original post made by Curious Mother on Mar. 24, 2010
Last comment by Chuck, on Mar 28, 2010 at 2:38 pm | 2 comments | 1066 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 | 1066 Views

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Gutter People

Has anybody used a company that repairs/replaces gutters and has been happy with them? I would appreciate referrals. I went...

Original post made by Poppins on Dec. 3, 2010
Last comment by Poppins, on Dec 6, 2010 at 4:09 pm | 3 comments | 1066 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill, Amador Valley in "We the People" state finals today

Foothill and Amador Valley high schools were among five that advanced to the championship round of the "We the People" state...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2011
Last comment by Austin, on Feb 4, 2011 at 4:43 pm | 2 comments | 1066 Views

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Wild ride: woman holds onto minivan from Manteca to Pleasanton

The Manteca man accused of hitting speeds of 100 miles an hour with his wife on the hood of their minivan will get his day...

Original post made on May. 13, 2011
Last comment by hannah, on May 13, 2011 at 12:11 pm | 1 comment | 1066 Views

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Girls find the power of pink

The color pink is everywhere these days in observance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which traditionally now comes in...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 14, 2011 at 12:11 pm | 2 comments | 1066 Views

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Memorial Day observances start at 11 a.m. today outside Pleasanton Senior Center

Memorial Day observances will get under way at 11 a.m. this morning at the outdoor garden of the Pleasanton Senior Center. Read...

Original post made on May. 29, 2012
Last comment by Karla, on May 29, 2012 at 9:09 am | 1 comment | 1066 Views

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The Question is Why Do We Allow This To Happen

If you can get arrested for hunting or fishing without a license, but not for being in the country illegally — you might...

Original post made by Daveg on May. 21, 2013
Last comment by Daveg, on May 21, 2013 at 8:00 pm | 2 comments | 1066 Views
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