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I guess Socialists are more profitable that Capitalists - GM is profitable

GM turned a profit last quarter. It's first since 2007. Last year at this time, right before being taken over by those evil...

Original post made by anti-stupid brigade on May. 17, 2010
Last comment by john, on May 20, 2010 at 7:10 pm | 15 comments | 942 Views

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Are we celebrating Independence Day or a new DEPENDENCE Day?

The answer may lie in next November's election. 35% to 45% of Americans want dependence. If you don't you need to vote in...

Original post made by BringBackIndependence on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by Jane, on Jul 3, 2010 at 9:21 am | 9 comments | 942 Views

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Long backups at Bay Bridge as new tolls go into effect

Traffic backups were extensive and visibly irritating yesterday for motorists waiting to pay higher and new tolls on the...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 2, 2010 at 7:43 pm | 3 comments | 942 Views

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Oak Grove developers sue Pleasanton to force housing project OK

In a move that could impact voter turnout and preferences in the Nov. 2 mayoral and City Council election in Pleasanton,...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Aug 9, 2010 at 8:27 am | 2 comments | 942 Views

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McNerney's (and Obama's) War on the Young

I wholeheartedly agree with the article linked below. As an excerpt, "...the debt we are amassing will have to be shouldered...

Original post made by Steve on Oct. 3, 2010
Last comment by Cruel to kids, on Oct 6, 2010 at 2:09 pm | 9 comments | 942 Views

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Obama to visit Bay Area Thursday

President Obama is coming to the Bay Area on Thursday for a one-day visit with business and technology leaders. Read the...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2011
Last comment by Peter, on Feb 15, 2011 at 7:32 pm | 2 comments | 942 Views

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New Housing Element Adopted - What's Next?

State law requires local jurisdictions like Pleasanton to plan for their share of the Regional Housing Needs Allocation (RHNA)....

Original post made by Stacey on Feb. 13, 2012
Last comment by Stacey, on Feb 14, 2012 at 12:26 pm | 4 comments | 942 Views

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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 | 942 Views

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Federal agency awards $12 million to state for rental aid to disabled low-income tenants

Federal housing and health officials have awarded $12 million to the California Housing Financing Agency to offer rental...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2013
Last comment by Tea is best, on Feb 17, 2013 at 3:38 pm | 6 comments | 942 Views

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You've come a long way, GNON!

Mix networking for business and fun with friends, add some expos and prizes, and you have GNON - Girls Night Out Networking....

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2013
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What would happen if...

....at the same time, everyone in the US would use the word 'bomb' in their phone calls, emails, twitter, facebook, gmail,...

Original post made by What Would Happen on Jun. 8, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 17, 2013 at 7:41 pm | 10 comments | 942 Views

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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 | 942 Views

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Why California Needs Health Reform

The Health Care Status Quo: Why California Needs Health Reform Congress and the President are working to enact health care...

Original post made by HeathReform.Org on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by Links, on Aug 11, 2009 at 1:23 am | 3 comments | 941 Views

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How Did This Not End Up In The Forum?

http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5gTWB1M9VPOte4M77spW7Z62NsGyQD9ANUEJO0 I was surprised at first, that...

Original post made by Surprised...But Not Really on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by M, on Sep 17, 2009 at 3:29 pm | 2 comments | 941 Views

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Tailors in or around Pleasanton?

Would anyone have some recommendations on a tailor in or near Pleasanton? I need to have some pants hemmed and would like...

Original post made by Qwerty on Feb. 15, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 18, 2010 at 7:21 pm | 7 comments | 941 Views

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Pleasanton is Rich? That's news to me...

Ran across this story on 680Homes.com. CNBC says Pleasanton is the 3rd wealthiest city in the U.S. http://www.680homes.com/blog/2010/03/01/new-survey-pleasanton-is-rich/...

Original post made by Jim on Mar. 2, 2010
Last comment by Another Gatetree Resident, on Mar 8, 2010 at 9:07 am | 7 comments | 941 Views

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Letter: PUSD needs to think as a business

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6746 posted Friday, March 5, 2010,...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by David, on Mar 7, 2010 at 8:22 am | 12 comments | 941 Views

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The will of the people

So I keep reading in teabagger postings and wingnut websites about how congress is ignoring the will of the people and ramming...

Original post made by anti-stupid brigade on Mar. 25, 2010
Last comment by Grateful, on Mar 26, 2010 at 11:17 am | 5 comments | 941 Views

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'Amazing Dreamcoat' opens at 2 p.m. today at Bankhead

The Tri-Valley Repertory Theatre will continue its production of "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" starting...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2010
Last comment by BIG FAN, on Aug 3, 2010 at 5:54 pm | 2 comments | 941 Views

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Hot in Pleasanton today with 104 degrees forecast by Wednesday

The National Weather Service is forecasting extraordinarily hot late summer days starting today and extending into the first...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2011
Last comment by Hot mama, on Sep 5, 2011 at 11:18 pm | 4 comments | 941 Views
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Hayward NAACP officials threaten blog posters
By Tim Hunt | 21 comments | 1,695 views

Not so speedy trial
By Roz Rogoff | 4 comments | 1,258 views

Duck!
By Tom Cushing | 1 comment | 184 views