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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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comcast

What's happening with cable from comcast? I've been getting only FOX and MSNBC, and no other channels on my TV during the...

Original post made by Patel on May. 5, 2011
Last comment by ComcastMark, on May 6, 2011 at 8:47 am | 2 comments | 865 Views

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Welcome home celebration for Army Sgt. Rick Seymour

More than 75 well-wishers turned out for a welcome home ceremony recently for Army sergeant Rick Seymour at his grandparents'...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by Maja7, on Jun 9, 2011 at 10:15 am | 1 comment | 865 Views

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A Solution to tax reform,the debt,jobs and healthcare

If we could take the entire congress and all 50 state legislatures and create the following scenario.You have 60 days to...

Original post made by If Only on Nov. 13, 2011
Last comment by if only, on Nov 14, 2011 at 10:59 am | 4 comments | 865 Views

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Obama administration joins fight to overturn Prop. 8 same-sex marriage ban that voters approved

The Obama Administration called on the U.S. Supreme Court Thursday to overturn California's Proposition 8 ban on same-sex...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2013
Last comment by George, on Mar 2, 2013 at 4:51 pm | 16 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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Obama touts results of stimulus today

Pres Obama just finished a speech in which he promised additional help for small businesses. He acknowledged that over the...

Original post made by jimf01 on Oct. 21, 2009
Last comment by jimf01, on Oct 23, 2009 at 9:39 am | 7 comments | 864 Views

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Urgent Request to Meet in D.C. at the Capitol Steps at 12 Noon...If You Want to Preserve Freedom for Your Family and for the Country

According to Michele Bachmann (R-Minn), it appears that the House will be voting on the 2000+ page National Healthcare bill....

Original post made by Dave on Nov. 2, 2009
There are no comments yet. 864 Views

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Public Employee Pension and Retiree Health Costs in California

The Legislative Analyst's Office has a presentation I think everyone should look at: http://www.lao.ca.gov/handouts/state_admin/2009/Public_Employee_Pension_11_13_09.pdf " The...

Original post made by Stacey on Nov. 17, 2009
Last comment by Rudy, on Nov 19, 2009 at 3:11 pm | 6 comments | 864 Views

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Campana Jazz Festival

The 35th Annual Campana Jazz Festival will from 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Feb. 13 at Amador Valley High School, 1155 Santa Rita...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2010
Last comment by jazz lover, on Feb 12, 2010 at 4:32 pm | 3 comments | 864 Views

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Daughter of Sen. Feinstein named head of San Francisco Superior Court

San Francisco Superior Court Judge Katherine Feinstein, a member of the bench for 10 years, was elected by her colleagues...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Jun 28, 2010 at 4:49 pm | 6 comments | 864 Views

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Integrity

Note that Bell has conflict of interest in dealings with past, present officials!!!. The City of Pleasanton elected officials...

Original post made by spike0 on Aug. 6, 2010
Last comment by Spike0, on Aug 10, 2010 at 7:51 pm | 7 comments | 864 Views

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The Pirates of Emerson @ Fairgrounds

Has anyone been to the Pirates of Emerson at the Fairgrounds? It's pretty expensive ($20 per person) so I'd like to know...

Original post made by Maja7 on Oct. 26, 2010
Last comment by Big Waste, on Oct 26, 2010 at 1:23 pm | 3 comments | 864 Views

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Walmart: Let's Put One in YOUR Neighborhood!

The Walmart critics are out in full force once again. Ho-hum. Now, Walmart's effect on the jobs economy is no secret....

Original post made by Justicia on Aug. 11, 2013
Last comment by Justicia, on Aug 12, 2013 at 10:40 am | 6 comments | 864 Views

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criminal investigation into Americans who used Swiss bank accounts

Aug 19, 2009, 11:13 a.m. EST UBS to hand over names of 5,000 U.S. clients to IRS, DOJ U.S. settlement doesn't include monetary...

Original post made by Full Circle on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by Cool!, on Aug 19, 2009 at 11:01 am | 3 comments | 863 Views

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Letter: Pass health care reform now

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6036 posted Friday, August 21,...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by Gloria, on Aug 24, 2009 at 8:58 am | 4 comments | 863 Views

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Tri-Valley Republican Women Meeting

The Tri-Valley Republican Women Federated will host Catherine Bragg at a dinner meeting at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 8 at Cattlemans...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2009
Last comment by Me, on Oct 8, 2009 at 9:03 am | 1 comment | 863 Views

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'Seinfeld set to music' on stage through March 21

"I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change" takes a comedic look at love and relationships that is as touching and insightful...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2010
Last comment by Becky, on Mar 2, 2010 at 12:55 pm | 2 comments | 863 Views

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May 1 - Kentucky Derby Day at Golden Gate Field - Extra "Turf Club" ticket offer

I purchased tickets for this event four a women's group here in Pleasanton -- but, I have some left over. If anyone is interested...

Original post made by Pat on Apr. 9, 2010
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