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Another Bay Area news poll shows little support for BART unions

First it was the KPIX news poll showing that, by a 2-1 margin, Bay Area residents think the unions are being unreasonable. Now...

Original post made by Joe on Aug. 13, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 13, 2013 at 2:38 pm | 1 comment | 879 Views

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Movie Review

Christopher Guest knows a good spoof when he sees one. Unfortunately he's seeing them in every conceivable nook and cranny,...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2009
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Survey about Oak Grove

Did anyone else get a phone survey about Oak Grove and the City Council/Mayor? My friend was called and was asked a long...

Original post made by Karen on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by rich, on Nov 21, 2009 at 4:24 pm | 6 comments | 878 Views

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Pleasanton Weekly Censoring Info About McNerney's Voting Record ...

I have made several factual posts about Jerry McNerney's voting record as well as info about organizations that support McNerney...

Original post made by Brian on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by Not surprised, on Oct 15, 2010 at 1:37 pm | 3 comments | 878 Views

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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
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Park district get active! Teen art contest

The East Bay Regional Park District invites creative teens to enter the District's first Get Active! Youth Art Contest, now...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by Fair Fun, on May 14, 2012 at 12:46 pm | 1 comment | 878 Views

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One-Third of Occupiers Were Spoiled Rich Kids from Elite Universities

According to a new study from sociologists at the City University of New York, more than a third of activists in the Occupy...

Original post made by Bather on Jan. 29, 2013
Last comment by whatsup, on Jan 31, 2013 at 7:52 pm | 6 comments | 878 Views

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Tea Party Takes Increased Leadership Role

The number of antigovernment “Patriot” groups on the American right reached an all-time high in 2012, the fourth consecutive...

Original post made by Tea Party Rising on Mar. 5, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 13, 2013 at 10:28 pm | 14 comments | 878 Views

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Blue Angels fly in, ready for weekend's Fleet Week show

The U.S. Navy's Blue Angels arrived in San Francisco Tuesday morning and the team's commander joined Mayor Gavin Newsom to...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2009
Last comment by Howard Adams Neely, on Oct 7, 2009 at 10:58 am | 2 comments | 877 Views

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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
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'Spare the Air' in effect again today

Air quality in the Bay Area is forecast to be unhealthy again Wednesday so another "Winter Spare the Air Alert" will continue...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2013
Last comment by Woody, on Dec 18, 2013 at 4:35 pm | 2 comments | 877 Views

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Firms with Obama ties profit from health push

Isn't this the type of cronyism that Obama promised would "change" when he was elected? http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090819/ap_on_go_pr_wh/us_health_care_consultants The...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Aug 20, 2009 at 2:44 pm | 5 comments | 876 Views

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Busting the Myth of Green Jobs

Central to the new administration’s economic recovery plan is President Obama’s goal to create and sustain five million “green-collar”...

Original post made by The High Cost of Being Green on Sep. 29, 2009
Last comment by jimf01, on Sep 30, 2009 at 11:06 am | 8 comments | 876 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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Wounded Warriors Project plans fundraiser next Sunday

"Road Warriors 2010," a fundraiser for wounded military heroes, will hold its kick off event next Sunday, May 23, at the...

Original post made on May. 16, 2010
Last comment by Patti Cowger, on May 16, 2010 at 2:40 pm | 1 comment | 876 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 | 876 Views

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It's Official: Democrat Declaration of DEPENDENCE

The battle for independence is ongoing. On this 4th of July, millions of Americans have been reminded that the price of freedom...

Original post made by Happy 4th on Jul. 3, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Jul 5, 2010 at 11:04 am | 7 comments | 876 Views

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Basic Religion Test Stumps Many Americans

Basic Religion Test Stumps Many Americans By LAURIE GOODSTEIN Published: September 28, 2010 The New York Times Researchers...

Original post made by Laurie on Oct. 3, 2010
Last comment by Kevin, on Oct 5, 2010 at 10:56 am | 10 comments | 876 Views

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Whitman and Fiorina can turn out the lights

This just about does it for these two Republican candidates in California: Three new polls on Wednesday show gubernatorial...

Original post made by Chet on Oct. 27, 2010
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Tri-Valley mayors team up to bring back federal money

Four Tri-Valley mayors are joining forces to gain federal funding for local projects during the U.S. Conference of Mayors...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2012
Last comment by Another junket?, on Jan 19, 2012 at 10:04 am | 1 comment | 876 Views
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