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AROUND TOWN

Simplified tax code

Is there a reason why we cannot have a flat type tax on more of a sliding scale?No deductions or write offs.Something simple...

Original post made by Hoops on Oct. 23, 2011
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Oct 24, 2011 at 7:02 pm | 22 comments | 1025 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lawn mowers at 7:30am on a Saturday

What is the law/rule about the times that lawn service can start on any given day? One of my neighbors has his lawn service...

Original post made by Sleep Deprived on Nov. 10, 2011
Last comment by Denise, on Dec 15, 2011 at 6:39 pm | 4 comments | 1025 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lemonade Project: financial literacy for kids

The Lemonade Project is a student group from Amador Valley High School/California DECA that introduces elementary school...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2012
Last comment by No mittens, on Jul 2, 2012 at 11:09 am | 3 comments | 1025 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Why the Wealthy in the US are Overtaxed

According to the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy's new study on who pays how much in state and local taxes: Combining...

Original post made by Marie Pinucci on Feb. 2, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 2, 2013 at 2:00 pm | 1 comment | 1025 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

New home construction at fastest pace in last 4 years

Nationwide housing production rose by 6.9% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 760,000 units in June, according to newly...

Original post made on May. 9, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on May 13, 2013 at 10:14 am | 4 comments | 1025 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

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 | 1024 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parenting Competing Daughters: Smart or Spoiling

Time again for me to reach out to the straight shooters of the PWeekly community for advice: I have two daughters one...

Original post made by Smart or Spoiling on Feb. 6, 2010
Last comment by Drew, on Feb 8, 2010 at 9:30 pm | 5 comments | 1024 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Get Rid of Anonymous Postings

Are you sick and tired of the blatherings of people who hide behind anonymous postings? Let’s have an honest discourse of...

Original post made by First Amendment Supporter on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by First Amendment Supporter, on May 26, 2010 at 9:19 am | 9 comments | 1024 Views

AROUND TOWN

Oakland raises parking meter fines to $58

Heading to Oakland after New Year's Day? Better take along extra cash to make sure you feed the parking meters. Read the...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Dec 25, 2010 at 12:34 pm | 3 comments | 1024 Views

AROUND TOWN

Valley Humane wants $125,000 how much is new Exec paid?

The Contra Costa Times reports that the Valley Humane Society needs $135,000 in the next thirty (30) days or it may close...

Original post made by Ptown taxpayer on Jul. 27, 2011
Last comment by Mal, on Aug 3, 2011 at 4:10 pm | 2 comments | 1024 Views

AROUND TOWN

New store for Fleet Feet on Main

> Fleet Feet, a popular downtown athletic apparel store, moved into more spacious quarters this week at 234 Main St. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1024 Views

AROUND TOWN

Development on W. Los Positas

What are the thoughts of this 2,3 and 4 story apt complex that is most likely going to be built at 5850 W. Los Positas. Its...

Original post made by Julius on Sep. 18, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 19, 2013 at 8:20 pm | 8 comments | 1024 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

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 | 1023 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

GOPer: Future Katrina victims don't deserve emergency aid

Congresswoman Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) wants to make sure nobody thinks the GOP has even one single ounce of empathy: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R_xnUVrJx1I&eurl=http%3A%2F%2F...

Original post made by Conrad on Jul. 23, 2009
Last comment by Drexl, on Jul 23, 2009 at 4:53 pm | 2 comments | 1023 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Health care status quo would be disaster for middle class

By House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) Washington, DC — How’s this for a health care plan? It will make your premiums...

Original post made by Sal on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by P-Towner, on Jul 27, 2009 at 1:47 pm | 1 comment | 1023 Views

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SWINE FLU VACCINATION - BETTER THINK TWICE

The Bird Flu Scandal From Austria: Intended Deadly Global Epidemic for Global Solution? 10 03 2009 Dismantling the Old...

Original post made by mark on Aug. 22, 2009
Last comment by What?, on Aug 29, 2009 at 7:33 pm | 3 comments | 1023 Views

AROUND TOWN

Torrico brings his campaign for AG here

State Assembly Majority Leader Alberto Torrico brought his campaign for California attorney general to Pleasanton the other...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Nov 29, 2009 at 10:42 pm | 14 comments | 1023 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Sullenberger 'back to work' to ignite passion in young people about aviation,

Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger III, the Danville man famous for the January 2009 safe landing of a plane in the Hudson...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by Anna May, Hayward City Council, on Jun 24, 2010 at 10:18 pm | 2 comments | 1023 Views

AROUND TOWN

Staples Ranch development agreement goes to City Council Aug. 24

Development of the 124-acre Staples Ranch property at Pleasanton's northeast corner could get under way early next year following...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2010
Last comment by Fairlands Park Neighbor, on Aug 24, 2010 at 12:01 pm | 11 comments | 1023 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama's Position on Zakat

What is "zakat," you ask? link >>> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pQG8PIqLp7k McNerney enables Obama enable...

Original post made by Brian on Oct. 4, 2010
Last comment by Me Too, on Oct 4, 2010 at 9:21 pm | 3 comments | 1023 Views
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