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Drill Baby Drill

Palin to make high-profile visit to Iowa - Yahoo! NewsSep 17, 2010 ... Reuters – Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin greets...

Original post made by Alan on Sep. 17, 2010
There are no comments yet. 867 Views

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Author: "Obama/McNerney Stimulus Made Economic Crisis Worse"

Obama and his Administration, including Jerry McNerney, weakened the country’s economy by seeking to foster growth instead...

Original post made by StopMcNerney on Sep. 25, 2010
Last comment by Patriot, on Sep 25, 2010 at 12:54 pm | 1 comment | 867 Views

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San Jose's minimum wage goes to $10 with downtown association liking it

San Jose's minimum wage officially rose to $10 an hour Monday and business people who once opposed it now see it as a way...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by Carl, on Mar 13, 2013 at 9:40 pm | 15 comments | 867 Views

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Sales at a glance

Home sales in Pleasanton, Dublin, Livermore and Sunol for Feb. 22-March 1 and in San Ramon for Mar. 12-19. Read the full...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2013
Last comment by owner, on Apr 10, 2013 at 8:39 pm | 6 comments | 867 Views

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Bill proposed to place social networking sites off limits to sex offenders

San Francisco District Attorney Kamala Harris ia backing new legislation that would make it illegal for registered sex offenders...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Mar 23, 2010 at 12:10 pm | 4 comments | 866 Views

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Vote in our Mother-Daughter Look-alike Contest

The eight finalists have been chosen for the Pleasanton Weekly Mother-Daughter Look-alike Contest. [http://pleasantonweekly.com/two_of_a_kind/2010.mothers_day/index.php...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2010
Last comment by PW Reader, on Apr 26, 2010 at 1:11 pm | 4 comments | 866 Views

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The Making of a New York Exhibit

Hey there ~ Just thought some might be interested in what it takes to create an exhibit that's at the other end of the United...

Original post made by claudette mcdermott on Feb. 23, 2011
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Sizzling Saturdays extended through September

Sizzling Saturdays, the Pleasanton Downtown Association's summer program of special hours and offers, was so popular during...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 1, 2011 at 12:57 pm | 4 comments | 866 Views

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The Forgotten Man

A very moving and appropriate videoclip of an artist's latest work. Videoclip >>> http://www.silverbearcafe.com/private/09.10/forgottenman.html This...

Original post made by Forgotten Man on Oct. 29, 2011
Last comment by clink, on Oct 31, 2011 at 5:45 am | 2 comments | 866 Views

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Zuckerberg donates $500 million to foundation that supports Pleasanton Weekly Holiday Fund

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced Tuesday that he is giving nearly $500 million in Facebook stock to the Silicon Valley...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2012
Last comment by Jill, on Dec 19, 2012 at 3:34 pm | 2 comments | 866 Views

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More IRS Harrassment

After a year of denials, the IRS finally fesses up that they were harassing members of the Tea Party with targeted audits....

Original post made by Tuned Out on May. 10, 2013
Last comment by Anders, on May 16, 2013 at 9:02 am | 9 comments | 866 Views

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Gold Medalist Appears at Pleasanton Special Olympics Event

Thanks to our Volunteers!!! We had a great Special Olympics Track Meet, it would not have been a success without such...

Original post made by Ken mano on May. 5, 2014
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Workshop planned for nonprofits seeking grants

The Las Positas College Cooperative Collection, in an arrangement with the Foundation Center of New York, will host a free...

Original post made on May. 26, 2014
Last comment by Mandy, on May 27, 2014 at 8:00 am | 2 comments | 866 Views

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'Jobs, jobs, jobs' is state's highest priority, Schwarzenegger says

In Wednesday morning's State of the State address, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger drew upon pigs, ponies, prisons and priorities...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2010
Last comment by Rat Turd, on Jan 11, 2010 at 8:05 pm | 9 comments | 865 Views

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Think McNerney's For the Private Sector? He's Voted 86% Against Chamber of Commerce Positions

This may help to reveal where Jerry McNerney's true alliegance lies. Sure isn't in job creation! Take a look at his...

Original post made by Dana on Sep. 20, 2010
Last comment by m, on Sep 22, 2010 at 9:37 pm | 9 comments | 865 Views

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Look of Jazz' exhibit opens today

Talented Bay Area artists are featured in an exhibit that celebrates the jazz music genre and how it inspires visual artists....

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2011
Last comment by Dolores Fox Ciardelli, on Jan 29, 2011 at 8:25 am | 2 comments | 865 Views

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Funeral planning workshop today for seniors

A presentation to heighten awareness of funeral information before the emergency of death takes place will focus on options...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2011
Last comment by Never get a chance, on Apr 12, 2011 at 6:18 pm | 2 comments | 865 Views

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Vote Yes on 37 - Unregistered

This is a parallel conversation to the topic created by Susan Stasek in which she was asking people to vote for Prop 37,...

Original post made by Ngo Loon on Oct. 30, 2012
Last comment by VOTE NO, on Nov 3, 2012 at 1:53 pm | 8 comments | 865 Views

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Federal judge blocks cuts in state's home care services

A federal judge in Oakland Monday blocked planned state budget cuts in home care services for 133,000 low-income senior citizens...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by Tom, on Oct 22, 2009 at 12:05 am | 5 comments | 864 Views

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First Wednesday Street Party tonight

Pleasanton Downtown Association's first Wednesday Street Party of 2010 will celebrate Cinco de Mayo tonight from 6-9 p.m.,...

Original post made on May. 10, 2010
Last comment by Pamela, on May 10, 2010 at 10:56 am | 1 comment | 864 Views
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Tough new rules on water are necessary
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Circumstances without Pomp
By Roz Rogoff | 0 comments | 794 views