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Weekly Now Using Capcha

Weekly Now Using Capcha is just another method of potentially tracing IP addresses. Hmmm? Don't want to end up on Dr. Melsons...

Original post made by Capcha Cop on Sep. 21, 2010
Last comment by Michael Leonard, on Sep 22, 2010 at 1:30 pm | 5 comments | 986 Views

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Alameda County judge bars Target stores from illegal dumping of hazardous wastes

An Oakland judge has issued a preliminary injunction barring Target Corp. and employees at its 244 stores in California from...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by frequent Targeter, on Sep 28, 2010 at 12:34 pm | 3 comments | 986 Views

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Poor road condition on Santa Rita road near Pimlico Drive

Have you noticed that there are potholes on Santa rita road near near the Santa Rita and Pimlico dr junction? I thought that...

Original post made by mohr resident on Oct. 19, 2010
Last comment by quack, on Oct 20, 2010 at 12:41 pm | 4 comments | 986 Views

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We the People: then and now

It's a chicken-and-egg question: Do the students who participate in We the People succeed because of the intensive civics...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2011
Last comment by Christina, on Apr 19, 2011 at 2:36 pm | 2 comments | 986 Views

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Join local artists in Friday morning discussions at Vintage Hills shopping center

Local artists gather and share their latest work with coffee in hand when they meet on Fridays from 10 a.m.-noon each week....

Original post made on May. 31, 2012
Last comment by Claudette , on May 31, 2012 at 12:13 pm | 1 comment | 986 Views

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Enjoy fireworks early!

Experience the Fair's spectacular fireworks display at approximately tonight 9:30 p.m. July 2 at the Alameda County Fairgrounds,...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by Rick, on Jul 4, 2010 at 7:34 pm | 6 comments | 985 Views

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14 Weeks

With the court decision today that Arizona is not allowed to protect itself and its citizens from illegals, it is now very...

Original post made by Tom on Jul. 28, 2010
Last comment by mark, on Aug 5, 2010 at 8:37 pm | 8 comments | 985 Views

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Candlelight vigil tonight in front of the museum

Pleasantonians 4 Peace will host a candlelight Vigil tonight at 7 p.m., Wednesday, July 13, in front of the Museum On Main,...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2011
Last comment by What, on Jul 13, 2011 at 9:38 am | 1 comment | 985 Views

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Valley Humane wants $125,000 how much is new Exec paid?

The Contra Costa Times reports that the Valley Humane Society needs $135,000 in the next thirty (30) days or it may close...

Original post made by Ptown taxpayer on Jul. 27, 2011
Last comment by Mal, on Aug 3, 2011 at 4:10 pm | 2 comments | 985 Views

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Simplified tax code

Is there a reason why we cannot have a flat type tax on more of a sliding scale?No deductions or write offs.Something simple...

Original post made by Hoops on Oct. 23, 2011
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Oct 24, 2011 at 7:02 pm | 22 comments | 985 Views

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Medical Bills Cause Most Bankruptcies

Nearly two out of three bankruptcies stem from medical bills, and even people with health insurance face financial disaster...

Original post made by The Fixx on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Aug 4, 2009 at 10:53 am | 1 comment | 984 Views

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Afghanistan and place we should not be!!!

Where are all the war protesters and where are the news outlets? We should not be in Afghanistan and can never win. http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090826/ap_on_re_as/as_afghan...

Original post made by Cindy on Aug. 26, 2009
There are no comments yet. 984 Views

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Letters: Ridge homes will be in view

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7041 posted Friday, May 21, 2010,...

Original post made on May. 21, 2010
Last comment by Tired of NIMBYers, on May 23, 2010 at 12:41 pm | 10 comments | 984 Views

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PC User Group will meet today

The PC User Group's next meeting will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 28, at the Pleasanton Senior Center, 5353 Sunol...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by Timely?, on Oct 28, 2010 at 3:58 pm | 1 comment | 984 Views

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5,900 motorists in Bay Area cited for cell phone violations last month, CHP reports

Cell phone calls, texts and other distractions on the road earned nearly 6,000 Bay Area motorists citations from the California...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by me, on May 17, 2012 at 3:23 pm | 9 comments | 984 Views

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One-Third of Occupiers Were Spoiled Rich Kids from Elite Universities

According to a new study from sociologists at the City University of New York, more than a third of activists in the Occupy...

Original post made by Bather on Jan. 29, 2013
Last comment by whatsup, on Jan 31, 2013 at 7:52 pm | 6 comments | 984 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 | 984 Views

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Heath Care Bill Chart Link:

Here is a link to a Health Care Reform Bill chart: http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-na-healthcare1-htmlstory,0,4843326.htmlstory ...

Original post made by Health Care Bill on Aug. 1, 2009
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Right-wing Mobs R Us?

There's a direct line connecting the khaki-wearing "citizen" mob sent from Washington by the GOP to stop the 2000 recount...

Original post made by Freedom23 on Aug. 3, 2009
Last comment by What?, on Aug 4, 2009 at 4:59 pm | 6 comments | 983 Views

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The Republican lies about the economics of health reform...

"The Republican lies about the economics of health reform are also heavily laced with hypocrisy." Washington Post ...

Original post made by Washington Post on Aug. 6, 2009
Last comment by Unemployed, on Aug 7, 2009 at 11:20 am | 5 comments | 983 Views
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Vote YES on Measures 45, 46, & 47, NO on 48
By Roz Rogoff | 30 comments | 2,086 views

Prop 47: not perfect, just preferable.
By Tom Cushing | 2 comments | 758 views

The Vranesh situation heads to court
By Tim Hunt | 6 comments | 598 views