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Collecting for Haiti

It's been a busy past couple of weeks for a variety of outfits gathering items and goodwill for the country of Haiti. On...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2010
Last comment by Another Parent, on Feb 5, 2010 at 12:19 pm | 5 comments | 919 Views

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Inspired to Earn Less

If you are sitting right at that $200k level, I would ask for a pay cut, maybe down to $180k or so because you'll probably...

Original post made by Pleasanton Mom on Mar. 23, 2010
Last comment by Karen, on Mar 23, 2010 at 6:00 pm | 7 comments | 919 Views

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The will of the people

So I keep reading in teabagger postings and wingnut websites about how congress is ignoring the will of the people and ramming...

Original post made by anti-stupid brigade on Mar. 25, 2010
Last comment by Grateful, on Mar 26, 2010 at 11:17 am | 5 comments | 919 Views

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Pleasanton man pleads not guilty to attempted rape charge

Pierce Hunter, a 19-year-old UC Davis sophomore charged last month with attempted rape and forced oral copulation, has pleaded...

Original post made on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 8, 2010 at 11:07 am | 7 comments | 919 Views

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McNerneynomics is Why There is No Recovery

Obamanomics = McNerneynomics = Pelosinomics = Demonomics. It all equals a failed economic stimulus and recovery. (Unless...

Original post made by Lynn on Aug. 16, 2010
Last comment by Chet, on Aug 17, 2010 at 12:16 am | 2 comments | 919 Views

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Save the Tassajara Valley from Urban Development

Letter to the Editor We are at a cross-road in San Ramon’s future Fifteen years ago the Tassajara Valley would have...

Original post made by Jim Gibbon on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Gunslinger, on Sep 19, 2010 at 6:29 pm | 4 comments | 919 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 | 919 Views

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Passing of Obamacare May Result in Closing of Catholic Hospitals: (You can 'thank' McNerney)

"PA Catholic hospital closings are a sign of things to come..." The bad consequences of Obamacare are on full display...

Original post made by Brian on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by Meddling & control, on Oct 20, 2010 at 3:14 pm | 5 comments | 919 Views

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WHAT HAPPENED TO ECONOMIC COLLAPSE?

I was talking with a close friend that just moved to Texas before the sequester took place. He was telling me that the world...

Original post made by Collapse on Mar. 23, 2013
Last comment by mike, on Mar 25, 2013 at 1:35 pm | 7 comments | 919 Views

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Freedom Law School is offering $100,000 to the first person

$300,000 Income Tax Reward Freedom Law School is offering $100,000 to the first person who can demonstrate any of...

Original post made by Freedom From Taxes on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 21, 2009 at 3:01 pm | 2 comments | 918 Views

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Wind advisory in effect for East Bay with temperatures only in upper 60s

A wind advisory is in effect this morning for the San Francisco Bay Area, including higher elevations in the East Bay, according...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2009
Last comment by DL, on Oct 29, 2009 at 6:49 pm | 3 comments | 918 Views

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WHERE WOULD LOW INCOME HOUSING GO...??

If the Housing Cap is "struck down" and does not survive an appeal then where would all of this "low income housing" go?...

Original post made by Joe on Mar. 16, 2010
Last comment by Michelcreek, on Mar 23, 2010 at 9:14 am | 12 comments | 918 Views

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Do we have a local email distribution list like a Yahoo Group?

Having recently moved to the area, we are looking for help with choosing local plumbers, doctors, gardeners, etc. In our...

Original post made by Curious on Jun. 13, 2013
Last comment by Sandy, on Jun 13, 2013 at 3:49 pm | 3 comments | 918 Views

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Five Easy Ways to Lower Your Energy Bills This Winter

Winter is approaching, and it may have Pleasanton residents wondering what they can do to keep their homes warm while avoiding...

Original post made by Jessica Lee for StopWaste on Dec. 5, 2013
Last comment by Right, on Dec 16, 2013 at 8:42 pm | 10 comments | 918 Views

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Ban on NO SEX MARRIAGE originates in Pleasanton!

The new California ballot initiative banning NO SEX MARRIAGE originates in Pleasanton! Engorged with triumph over their...

Original post made by Douglas Kendall on Jun. 25, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Jun 28, 2009 at 12:58 pm | 2 comments | 917 Views

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Guns & Hoses Basketball Game

At 5 p.m. Nov. 21 at the Foothill High School Gym, 4375 Foothill Road, members of the Pleasanton Police Officers Association...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2009
Last comment by fun time, on Nov 22, 2009 at 7:17 pm | 3 comments | 917 Views

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McNerney Votes AGAINST Permanent Estate Tax Relief for Families, Farmers, and Small Businesses Act of 2009

You can sure tell that McNerney has no intention to improve our economy and the financial burdens we all face. See what...

Original post made by Bill on Dec. 7, 2009
Last comment by dublinmike, on Dec 10, 2009 at 10:09 am | 9 comments | 917 Views

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BART's plans for coliseum connector dashed as minority coalition forces $70-million to go elsewhere

The Federal Transit Administration Friday denied BART $70 million in federal stimulus money to fund its proposed elevated...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2010
Last comment by Puzzled, on Feb 15, 2010 at 9:26 am | 1 comment | 917 Views

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St. Patrick's Day celebrations today, tomorrow in Dublin

Dublin's annual St. Patrick's Day festival gets under way this morning with a 7 a.m. firefighters' breakfast, a 9:30 a.m....

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 13, 2010 at 12:00 pm | 2 comments | 917 Views

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"Obama Budget Proposal Likely to Decrease Charitable Contribution by Billions"

Quick... think about one of your favorite charities. For our family, it is Homeward Bound Goldens ... an amazing Golden...

Original post made by Mark on Apr. 18, 2010
Last comment by Kathleen, on Apr 19, 2010 at 7:34 pm | 19 comments | 917 Views
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Measure BB could pay to connect Dublin Boulevard to Livermore
By Tim Hunt | 6 comments | 1,382 views

Moving to Maine, Maybe
By Roz Rogoff | 7 comments | 1,063 views

“…and all I ask of dyin’, is to go naturally” *
By Tom Cushing | 14 comments | 1,013 views