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State unemployment drops, but 1 out of every 8 eligible workers jobless

California's unemployment rate in November dropped from its record level the month before, but nearly an eighth of the state's...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2009
Last comment by BIg Poppa, on Dec 20, 2009 at 4:42 am | 3 comments | 894 Views

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Walking is wrong for Pleasanton and America

It's a well known fact that America is a vehicle-based society. Any true American spends at least 50% of his time driving...

Original post made by Buford on Feb. 13, 2010
Last comment by teacher, on Feb 18, 2010 at 8:22 am | 9 comments | 894 Views

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Are we celebrating Independence Day or a new DEPENDENCE Day?

The answer may lie in next November's election. 35% to 45% of Americans want dependence. If you don't you need to vote in...

Original post made by BringBackIndependence on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by Jane, on Jul 3, 2010 at 9:21 am | 9 comments | 894 Views

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Chelsea Clinton's wedding

Anyone else as befuddled by the media's obsession with the cost, etc. of Chelseas's upcoming wedding? Her parents have the...

Original post made by maja7 on Jul. 29, 2010
Last comment by Why, on Jul 30, 2010 at 5:45 pm | 7 comments | 894 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

3 East Bay cities seek voter OK in November for higher sales taxes

Three East Bay cities are asking voters to approve sales tax increases on the Nov. 2 General Election ballot to help reduce...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2010
Last comment by PaoliPete, on Aug 16, 2010 at 11:32 am | 4 comments | 894 Views

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Great News: $111 million in stimulus money (voted for by McNerney) to L.A. produces … 54 jobs

Gee Jerry, if you're going to waste all that money, why not just divide the $111 million among those 54 employees? http://hotair.com/archives/2010/09/16/great-news-111-million-in...

Original post made by Anne on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Barry O, on Sep 16, 2010 at 9:13 pm | 1 comment | 894 Views

AROUND TOWN

Please take 10 seconds to support a Hometown Boy.

Please take 10 seconds to vote for a Hometown Boy in an international music contest. Nick Johnson | New Talent Contest -...

Original post made by JT on Mar. 18, 2012
There are no comments yet. 894 Views

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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 | 894 Views

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Old Fashioned Story Time

Story time is back at Golden Apple Learning Store starting at 4:30 p.m., every Wednesday, at Golden Apple Learning Store,...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2009
There are no comments yet. 893 Views

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Obama must leave the White House and soon!

Enough is enough. Obama is beyond the worst President we have had or will ever had. I thought Bush and Carter were bad...

Original post made by Obama on Jul. 21, 2010
Last comment by Jennifer, on Jul 23, 2010 at 9:42 am | 8 comments | 893 Views

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Hmmm...SEIU, Supporting McNerney, Being Investigated To Terrorism Links

SEIU, who are marching today with their close friends, the Communist Party USA, is now being investigated for links to terrorism....

Original post made by m on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by EnronVictim, on Oct 2, 2010 at 9:00 pm | 1 comment | 893 Views

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James Taylor Forfeits Our Gun Rights

We now have proof positive that the liberal loons will go to any length to take away our freedoms. James Taylor wants to...

Original post made by Jim on Jan. 22, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Jan 24, 2013 at 10:13 am | 9 comments | 893 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 | 893 Views

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Anticipation Springs Eternal: Sarah Palin Weighs Alaskan Senatorial Bid

Good news for freedom lovers. Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin (R) is considering going back on the ballot. In an interview...

Original post made by Where Has My Country Gone? on Jul. 10, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 17, 2013 at 6:29 pm | 4 comments | 893 Views

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Four rescued from stuck roller coaster at Fair

Four juveniles got an extra thrill last week when the roller coaster they were on got stuck at the Alameda County Fair and...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2013
Last comment by anon, on Jul 10, 2013 at 4:24 pm | 3 comments | 893 Views

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The Remaking of our Curbs - at what cost?

Will the PW please find out the cost of the major rework of sidewalks? For example, the extensive use of heavy machinery...

Original post made by Very Concerned on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by Tango, on Jul 21, 2009 at 1:24 pm | 1 comment | 892 Views

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Public hearings planned on AC Transit bid to cut service 15%

Faced with a deficit that could grow to as much as $57 million by the end of the current fiscal year, the Alameda-Contra...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2009
Last comment by Fred, on Sep 13, 2009 at 8:56 pm | 1 comment | 892 Views

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Revealed-The Ghost Fleet Recession

"The 'ghost fleet' near Singapore. The world's ship owners and government economists would prefer you not to see this symbol...

Original post made by mark on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by M, on Sep 17, 2009 at 3:25 pm | 2 comments | 892 Views

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NEW LIBRARY FOR MAIN

From the Independent: Pleasanton is in need of more space for its library. Cost estimates range from $41 million to expand...

Original post made by little m on Oct. 17, 2009
There are no comments yet. 892 Views

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SENATORS * HEALTH CARE * CONSTITUTION

I received an interesting email today. I'm not sure if the facts are true, but if they are it is somewhat disturbing: ON...

Original post made by Miguel on Mar. 17, 2010
Last comment by The Liberals are Coming!, on Mar 17, 2010 at 4:58 pm | 9 comments | 892 Views
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Circumstances without Pomp
By Roz Rogoff | 3 comments | 1,001 views

‘Much Ado’ or is it Adios for ObamaCare?
By Tom Cushing | 9 comments | 371 views