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Employees protest decision to close Superior, other state courts one day a month

Court workers from throughout the Bay Area expressed frustration at a rally in San Francisco Wednesday over a decision by...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Sep 18, 2009 at 2:55 am | 6 comments | 997 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 SteveP, on Feb 16, 2010 at 11:16 am | 8 comments | 997 Views

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Tolls to rise on Golden Gate as board looks for $50 million for 'suicide net'

The Golden Gate Bridge Highway and Transportation District's Board of Directors certified Friday morning a final environmental...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 19, 2010 at 7:16 pm | 7 comments | 997 Views

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ILLEGAL Immigration worries!

Regardless of you political leanings. The following videos should be of concern to you. http://www.wsbtv.com/video/23438021/index.html ...

Original post made by Pablo on May. 18, 2010
Last comment by mark, on May 26, 2010 at 1:06 pm | 16 comments | 997 Views

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Valley Community Bank names Billen 1st vice president

Valley Community Bank has promoted Bernie Billen to First Vice President and Manager of its Pleasanton office, succeeding...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2011
Last comment by MICHAL, on Dec 17, 2011 at 7:18 am | 1 comment | 997 Views

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Volunteer tutor training program starts Jan. 14 at Pleasanton Library

Pleasanton Public Library will host a new volunteer tutor training program from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, at the library,...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2011
Last comment by M. Campbell, on Jan 7, 2012 at 12:04 am | 4 comments | 997 Views

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Robert Murray of Murray Energy: "Obama will destroy low cost energy in America"

Check this video out. It is an interview with Robert Murray of Murray Energy who talks about a group of his 500 coal miner...

Original post made by More Coal on Oct. 28, 2012
Last comment by ALL, on Oct 29, 2012 at 6:45 pm | 5 comments | 997 Views

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Government ran healthcare

Read the link below regarding Obama's healthcare program and in addition only 62 representatives out of over 500 have committed...

Original post made by Rob on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by J, on Jul 21, 2009 at 9:32 am | 12 comments | 996 Views

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Who'd have ever guessed the first American wounded was a gay Marine

"Alva told Congress, "I'm an American who fought for his country. Who'd have ever guessed the first American wounded was...

Original post made by Guy on Jul. 28, 2009
Last comment by LawStudent, on Jul 29, 2009 at 3:27 pm | 11 comments | 996 Views

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BART's largest union accepts contract offer, another rejects it

BART's second-largest union announced last night that its members have voted against a proposed contract agreement reached...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Mrs. G. P. Keller, on Aug 12, 2009 at 4:03 pm | 8 comments | 996 Views

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The Nazi-ization of America

Bingo, this guy called it back in Dec. 2001. To get to the links he provided you will have to link to the article with the...

Original post made by mark on Aug. 14, 2009
Last comment by Homeowner, on Aug 17, 2009 at 6:39 am | 7 comments | 996 Views

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Oak Grove developers take legal battle to state Supreme Court

Attorneys for developers Jennifer Lin and her brother Frederic have asked the California Supreme Court to review a decision...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2009
Last comment by Karen, on Sep 4, 2009 at 6:01 pm | 2 comments | 996 Views

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Show time!

Some people may believe that "life is a cabaret," but for Shawn Ryan that saying is his reality. Ryan, 28, a former Pleasanton...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by His_wife33, on Oct 10, 2009 at 9:21 am | 3 comments | 996 Views

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BART sets ridership records, works to keep 'new' passengers

BART set ridership records while the Bay Bridge was closed for repairs, and now that it has reopened the transit agency is...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2009
Last comment by Julia, on Nov 10, 2009 at 12:34 pm | 3 comments | 996 Views

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Saluting those who work on Christmas

When I was a cub reporter at the Chicago Tribune, I generally worked the Christmas holidays. Along with a skeleton crew of...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2009
Last comment by Retired and Earned It, on Dec 25, 2009 at 9:39 am | 2 comments | 996 Views

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How Does Health Care Reform Affect Me?

Tired of getting sound bytes on the subject? ProPublica, a non-profit investigative journalism organization, has a nice...

Original post made by Stacey on Mar. 19, 2010
Last comment by Keeps getting worse, on Mar 20, 2010 at 2:59 pm | 4 comments | 996 Views

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Where's the common decency?

I am appalled by the number of parents who allow their children to be disruptive in restaurants and other establishments....

Original post made by Anonymous on Apr. 30, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 3, 2010 at 2:45 pm | 6 comments | 996 Views

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Danville's Republican Mayor Endorses Jerry McNerney

http://www.recordnet.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20100704/A_NEWS/7040324/-1/NEWSMAP By The Record STOCKTON - Two...

Original post made by Keller on Jul. 4, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Jul 5, 2010 at 10:58 pm | 6 comments | 996 Views

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Democrat Filmmaker: "Proof that Obama Stole the 2008 Presidential Election"

In a documentary film by a Democrat, she provides proof that Obama stole the 2008 Presidential election through widespread...

Original post made by Marta on Jul. 12, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Jul 12, 2010 at 11:58 pm | 9 comments | 996 Views

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Calling senior artists and crafters!

The Peddler Shoppe at the Pleasanton Senior Center will be reviewing new items with the prospect of marketing them in the...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2011
Last comment by Grace, on Apr 13, 2011 at 1:07 pm | 2 comments | 996 Views
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Martin Litton, force of nature. An appreciation.
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