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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Brown kills death row project at San Quentin

Calling plans for construction of a pricey new San Quentin death row "unconscionable," Gov. Jerry Brown today pulled the...

Original post made on May. 3, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on May 5, 2011 at 10:37 pm | 3 comments | 1056 Views

AROUND TOWN

McNerney to host telephone town hall on Medicare

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D., Pleasanton) has had to reschedule tomorrow's telephone town hall to discuss Medicare due...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2011
Last comment by Pleasanton resident, on Jun 21, 2011 at 7:01 am | 3 comments | 1056 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Fluoride An Unnecessary Drug with Side Effects

"There is weak and inconsistent evidence that the use of fluoride supplements prevents dental caries [cavities] in primary...

Original post made by nyscof on Jul. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1055 Views

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Union leaders taking BART management proposal to their members for votes this week

The leaders of BART's two largest unions, SEIU and ATU, are taking BART management's latest proposal to save $100 million...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 3, 2009 at 9:19 pm | 2 comments | 1055 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

FACT CHECK: No "death panel" in Health Care Bill

Just posted by the AP: http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090810/ap_on_go_pr_wh/us_health_care_end_of_life_q_a_2 As you can...

Original post made by Billie on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by Fact Check, on Aug 11, 2009 at 11:02 am | 11 comments | 1055 Views

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The horse in the front page

Umm, I think your photographers need glasses. That horse is not munching on a pile of hay. It looks like a pile of manure,...

Original post made by Anonymous on Dec. 10, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 11, 2009 at 11:15 am | 7 comments | 1055 Views

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When is the next electronics recycling event?

I missed the last electronics recycling event at AVHS last month. Are any organizations planning another event in the next...

Original post made by MainStreetDiva on Feb. 24, 2010
Last comment by Emily West, on Feb 25, 2010 at 1:49 pm | 6 comments | 1055 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Power of Green and Red Language

This free communications class meets from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 25 at Amador Valley High School, 1155 Santa Rita Road. It...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2010
Last comment by TI, on Feb 25, 2010 at 11:47 am | 3 comments | 1055 Views

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State university system starts online class programs

California State University officials have approved the launch of the system's first online program and that applications...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2013
Last comment by Mike, on Jan 22, 2013 at 2:11 pm | 1 comment | 1055 Views

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Details on SDE EIR?

http://www.independentnews.com/fullstory.php?newsid=407 ...

Original post made by On SDE Topic on Jun. 5, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1054 Views

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Basic Yoga Class

Beth Fox instructs this yoga class that meets from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Mondays at Lynnewood United Methodist Church, 4444 Black...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by David Walden, on Jul 14, 2009 at 9:00 am | 1 comment | 1054 Views

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Livermore wine festival back--with some changes

The 28th annual Harvest Wine Celebration will return to Livermore this Labor Day weekend but with some changes, organizers...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by Doug, on Aug 10, 2009 at 6:00 pm | 7 comments | 1054 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bringing Everyone to the Table: White House Health Care Stakeholder Discussions

We keep hearing about citizens feeling left out of the loop and demanding Town Hall Meetings etc. Everyone seems to think...

Original post made by White House on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Ken in South Pleasanton, on Aug 11, 2009 at 11:30 am | 2 comments | 1054 Views

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Pleasanton Weekly announces new online 'virtual edition'

A new "virtual edition" being introduced today by the Pleasanton Weekly enables users to flip through the paper electronically,...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2009
Last comment by Old person, on Nov 21, 2009 at 9:56 pm | 2 comments | 1054 Views

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Cops plan DUI checks for drivers leaving Raiders game tomorrow

Avoid the 21, Alameda County's law enforcement crackdown, has two words of advice for Oakland Raiders fans hoping to see...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2010
Last comment by Timmy, on Jan 3, 2010 at 9:50 pm | 3 comments | 1054 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Final Prop. 8 witness says heterosexual marriage best for children

The final witness in a same-sex marriage trial testified in federal court in San Francisco today that he believes gay and...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2010
Last comment by asking, on Jan 30, 2010 at 8:23 pm | 13 comments | 1054 Views

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Yes on Measure D

Approval of voter referendum Measure D on the local ballots in Tuesday's statewide primary election would give landowners...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Sharrell Michelotti, on Jun 7, 2010 at 11:50 pm | 12 comments | 1054 Views

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First-time homebuyers can still cash in with California tax credit

California residents have just over a week left to apply to the state's first-time buyer tax credit program, the Franchise...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2010
Last comment by blender, on Aug 7, 2010 at 10:02 pm | 1 comment | 1054 Views

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New DUI policy could revoke licenses for 10 years

Drunken drivers might sober up in September over a bill that aims to revoke licenses from repeat offenders who drive under...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by mooseturd, on Sep 6, 2010 at 9:07 am | 11 comments | 1054 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney has the support of District 11 Veterans

Our fine Congressman Jerry McNerney has our support and the strong support of District 11 Veterans. We need to keep Jerry...

Original post made by chet on Sep. 7, 2010
Last comment by mepartypatriot, on Sep 8, 2010 at 10:53 pm | 1 comment | 1054 Views
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