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Voting Yes or No on Prop. 22: Depends on who you talk to

City and county representatives are sparring over the benefits of Proposition 22, the Nov. 2 measure that would block the...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by MOOT, not mute, on Oct 30, 2010 at 3:48 pm | 2 comments | 1044 Views

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Town Square Forum category request

Dear Editor, Would you consider adding another category to your Town Square Forum? Since Pleasanton and California...

Original post made by J Flack on Jul. 14, 2011
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Oakland searching for new police chief after Jordan announces he's stepping down

Oakland city leaders are launching a nationwide search for a new police chief following the surprise announcement by Chief...

Original post made on May. 13, 2013
Last comment by from oakland, on May 13, 2013 at 5:47 pm | 3 comments | 1044 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Interesting reading From Around the State

http://ballotpedia.org/wiki/index.php/St._Helena_Unified_School_District_board_recall,_California_(2010)...

Original post made by resident on Feb. 23, 2010
Last comment by resident, on Feb 24, 2010 at 10:48 am | 8 comments | 1043 Views

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Where did it come from?

I live in the Birch Creek townhomes off of Vine St. The creek directly behind my home has always been dry as a bone, Ive...

Original post made by kr on Mar. 2, 2010
Last comment by Tango, on Mar 4, 2010 at 3:36 pm | 8 comments | 1043 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

When is the Meat & Fish market on Main actually opening???

I'm stoked to have a meat & fish market coming to downtown. I really don't like the meats I find in Safeway or Raleys. ...

Original post made by ptownright on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by janet, on Jul 5, 2010 at 8:41 am | 2 comments | 1043 Views

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Oakland officials, police end talks with layoffs to start today

Oakland City Administrator Dan Lindheim said talks aimed at averting looming layoffs for 80 of the city's 776 police officers...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2010
Last comment by It's a crime, on Jul 15, 2010 at 11:04 pm | 5 comments | 1043 Views

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I nominate this as "Political Story of the Year"

Regardless of your party affiliation, this article "America’s Ruling Class – And The Perils of Revolution“ by Angelo Codevilla...

Original post made by Paul on Jul. 24, 2010
Last comment by Sue, on Jul 26, 2010 at 10:34 pm | 8 comments | 1043 Views

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Hundreds join in National Night Out festivities here

Hundreds turned out Tuesday night in 36 different Pleasanton neighborhoods for the city's annual participation in National...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2010
Last comment by Pro-Law, on Aug 6, 2010 at 12:30 pm | 2 comments | 1043 Views

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Amador Valley High School receives nearly $13,000 from Safeway schools' program

Amador Valley High School has received nearly $13,000 from Pleasanton-based Safeway, Inc. through that company's annual "10%...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2011
Last comment by huh???, on Feb 5, 2011 at 1:22 pm | 1 comment | 1043 Views

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Watchdog group headed for DC to challenge nuclear weapons budget

A delegation from Tri-Valley CAREs is leaving for Washington, D.C., to press for funding priorities other than nuclear weapons....

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2011
Last comment by Research analyst, on Apr 1, 2011 at 8:12 pm | 4 comments | 1043 Views

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What's up with City Employee Contract?

Now that Fialho's attempt to grandstand and get hired by San Ramon has failed, does anyone know the status of the city employee...

Original post made by taxpayer on May. 3, 2011
Last comment by Concerned, on May 3, 2011 at 2:39 pm | 1 comment | 1043 Views

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Push to impeach Obama gains steam

A just-released poll of Lone Star State voters found 67 percent of Republican respondents support the impeachment of President...

Original post made by Jim on Jan. 31, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 31, 2013 at 8:07 pm | 8 comments | 1043 Views

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Obama's Nanny State Nonsense in Food Labelling: "It's tyranny, pure and simple"

If the Food and Drug Administration gets its way, your trip to the grocery store could get a tad pricier. Supermarket...

Original post made by Fred Helmer on Feb. 8, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 8, 2013 at 6:46 pm | 1 comment | 1043 Views

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City salaries

Have you seen how outrageous the salaries are for some of our city workers? http://www.mercurynews.com/salaries/bay-area/2012?appSession=37818854032673&RecordID=&PageID=2&PrevPag...

Original post made by Homeowner on Aug. 6, 2013
Last comment by Holy smokes, on Aug 6, 2013 at 2:26 pm | 1 comment | 1043 Views

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Pedestrian right a way

It has come to my attention that pedestrians no longer have the right a way. I am not talking about people the just jump...

Original post made by Christine on Feb. 19, 2015
Last comment by BobB, on Mar 6, 2015 at 7:54 pm | 29 comments | 1043 Views

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Hire Your Local Felon

America Works America Works has gained national recognition for its no-nonsense, entrepreneurial approach to moving...

Original post made by Felon on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 31, 2009 at 12:28 pm | 1 comment | 1042 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
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O'Malley will be Alameda County's first woman district attorney

Nancy O'Malley will become Alameda County's first woman district attorney on Friday after the Board of Supervisors voted...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2009
Last comment by bob123, on Sep 16, 2009 at 8:14 am | 1 comment | 1042 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Driving the k ids to Amador

I have a daughter going to amador in the fall and am thinking whether I should drive her, have her take the bus, or heaven...

Original post made by soon to be amador parent on Jan. 26, 2010
Last comment by soon to be amador parent, on Jan 27, 2010 at 5:49 pm | 6 comments | 1042 Views
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Exchange Club Meeting on First Amendment
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