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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Think your employer-provided healthcare is safe? Think again.

Check out this article in latest Washington Post. Link: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/09/15/AR2009091501175.html?nav=hcmodule It...

Original post made by Poster boy on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Sep 16, 2009 at 1:19 am | 1 comment | 1469 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Hayden Bill Rally and Hearing Next Tuesday -- Sit! Stay! Write Joan Buchanan!

As we all know, the CA budget takes a tortuous route to passage – even in the best of times. These aren’t those times,...

Original post made by the dogfather on Mar. 9, 2012
Last comment by mike, on Mar 9, 2012 at 12:44 pm | 1 comment | 1469 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tour Oak Grove Property - Decide Yes or No For Yourself

I'm a resident of Pleasanton who recently toured the Oak Grove property. After seeing it, I'd like to encourage everyone...

Original post made by Pleasanton Voter on May. 21, 2010
Last comment by junebug, on May 24, 2010 at 12:51 pm | 16 comments | 1469 Views

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Free cats! Free dogs! this weekend

This weekend, in an attempt to empty the animal shelters in Alameda and Contra Costa counties, dogs and cats will be adopted...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2011
Last comment by AW, on Jun 2, 2011 at 8:08 pm | 2 comments | 1469 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stoneridge extension

Are they ever doing this????...

Original post made by hoops on Apr. 4, 2013
Last comment by Arroyo, on Apr 4, 2013 at 5:49 pm | 2 comments | 1469 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bond discussion shows district security issues, technology aspirations

Pleasanton school district staff presented a surprising picture Saturday of isolated decay and troublesome security holes...

Original post made on May. 24, 2016
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 25, 2016 at 10:28 pm | 11 comments | 1468 Views

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Traffic moving again on Bay Bridge after being closed 2-1/2 hours due to 'suspicious device'

Traffic began moving again on the San Francisco Bay Bridge this afternoon about two and a half hours after a suspicious device...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1468 Views

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ValleyCare earns 'Gold Seal' award for joint replacement program

ValleyCare Health System has earned the Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval for its joint replacement programs for hips...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2012
Last comment by Aurmedtouindia, on Feb 16, 2012 at 10:13 pm | 3 comments | 1467 Views

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Are Corporate Taxes Too High? Maybe It's the Fault of Unions

My good friends and neighbors, big, profitable U.S. companies paid an average federal tax rate of nearly 13 percent in 2010,...

Original post made by Freedom Fighting Bill on Jul. 1, 2013
Last comment by Lessismore , on Jul 3, 2013 at 9:36 am | 3 comments | 1467 Views

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Alison Wonderland

Life is a fantasy, based upon my reality....

Original post made by Alison on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Really?, on Aug 11, 2009 at 1:42 am | 2 comments | 1467 Views

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RV, Boat show drawing large crowds at Fairgrounds

The RV show is drawing large crowds at the Alameda County Fairgrounds, where the event is continuing this week through next...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2011
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Jan 12, 2011 at 10:19 pm | 6 comments | 1467 Views

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When does it open

The new Walmart grocery that is. Anyone know? It will be nice to have a grocery option close enough to walk to....

Original post made by Ben on Apr. 22, 2013
Last comment by Tom, on Apr 24, 2013 at 1:37 pm | 13 comments | 1467 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Amador senior in Washington for week-long leadership summit

Rahael Elizabeth Borchers, a senior this fall at Amador Valley High School, has been chosen as one of five East Bay high...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2010
Last comment by Katie D, on Jul 27, 2010 at 1:46 pm | 4 comments | 1466 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Schwarzenegger's Threat to Cut 5000 State Worker's Jobs Is a Joke Since There Are Over 334,000 Of Them-

Look at some recent 2007 numbers. http://ftp2.census.gov/govs/apes/07stca.txt The "black plowman" is trying to scare...

Original post made by frank on May. 18, 2009
Last comment by Coal Bear, on May 20, 2009 at 2:07 pm | 2 comments | 1466 Views

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Russia's Putin praises Obama!

Interesting article and one of the first I remember where the leader of Russia praises the US president while the rest of...

Original post made by Bob on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by Johnny, on Sep 21, 2009 at 7:24 pm | 26 comments | 1466 Views

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Obama heads to Copenhagen to lobby for Chicago Olympics

As we face two wars one of which our generals are warning we might lose, have high unemployment, economic meltdown, must...

Original post made by The Farmer on Sep. 28, 2009
Last comment by Michael, on Oct 1, 2009 at 6:13 pm | 26 comments | 1466 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

20 Ways Obamacare Will Take Away our Freedoms...

Ok, Pleasanton Weekly, I read where you have written glowing article about "wonderful" McNerney for voting 'yes' on Obamacare....

Original post made by Bill on Mar. 22, 2010
Last comment by Tickled, on Mar 24, 2010 at 3:39 pm | 35 comments | 1466 Views

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Not Yet Are We a Godless Nation!

. Although the North Carolina House of Representatives killed a bill Thursday that would have paved the way for establishing...

Original post made by Marvin on Apr. 6, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 7, 2013 at 7:14 pm | 9 comments | 1466 Views

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Just to shown what can be posted here.

It has come to my attention that someone is posting false statements here, so I'm posting this just to verify that anything...

Original post made by Andrew Cook on Nov. 21, 2010
Last comment by Andrew Cook, on Nov 21, 2010 at 11:48 pm | 1 comment | 1466 Views

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Popular oyster farm at Point Reyes to close Dec. 31

After a two-year legal battle to stay open, an oyster farm at Point Reyes National Seashore announced Monday it has settled...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2014
Last comment by BobB, on Oct 7, 2014 at 1:44 pm | 5 comments | 1466 Views
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VEEPstakes 2: Democratic Boogaloo
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The New Odd Couple
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Does Applying to More Get You Through the Door? Why More Is Not Better in College Admissions
By Elizabeth LaScala | 1 comment | 459 views