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Celebrate Pleasanton tonight at the last First Wednesday Party tonight

Pleasanton Downtown Association will host the last First Wednesday Street Party of the season by celebrating Pleasanton tonight...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2010
Last comment by Bob, on Sep 2, 2010 at 5:52 am | 2 comments | 1073 Views

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Pleasanton council to consider employee contract, affordable homes in Hacienda at tonight's meeting

The Pleasanton City Council will decide tonight if it wants to proceed on signing a two-year contract with the union representing...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2011
Last comment by Upset, on Feb 15, 2011 at 9:10 pm | 4 comments | 1073 Views

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Buchanan talks budget to voters

While State Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan (D., Alamo) focused on the overall state budget situation and Gov. Jerry Brown's...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2011
Last comment by bob123, on Mar 17, 2011 at 2:20 pm | 1 comment | 1073 Views

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Alameda County Board of Supervisors Redistricting Decision

Well, no big surprises out of the meeting today regarding Alameda County supervisorial redistricting. The proposal going...

Original post made by Billie on Jun. 28, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1073 Views

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Russian terrorists qualify for food stamps?

They came to our country in 2002 -- "Tsarnaeva arrived in the U.S. in 2002, settling in a working-class section of Cambridge,...

Original post made by excuse me??? on Apr. 28, 2013
Last comment by Clive, on Apr 29, 2013 at 10:26 pm | 9 comments | 1073 Views

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Government shutdown? Just as James Madison planned it

For 70% of our history the branches of government have been divided in terms of political power. When the Democrats last...

Original post made by jimf01 on Oct. 5, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 5, 2013 at 6:12 pm | 5 comments | 1073 Views

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Construction spending rises unexpectedly

WASHINGTON Construction spending rose for the second time in three months in June as residential building increased and...

Original post made by ralph on Aug. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1072 Views

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Obama dances healthcare issue in speech

Once again Obhttp://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090910/ap_on_go_pr_wh/us_health_care_fact_checkama speaks and is long on talking...

Original post made by David on Sep. 9, 2009
Last comment by Insane!, on Sep 10, 2009 at 11:08 pm | 14 comments | 1072 Views

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Caltrans planning another Bay Bridge closure, but probably not until next year

The California Department of Transportation is planning another Bay Bridge closure, most likely early next year, to readdress...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2009
Last comment by Julia, on Nov 17, 2009 at 8:52 am | 1 comment | 1072 Views

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"Compassionate" Liberals Sabotage 1700 Minority D.C. School Kids

I submit to you that Democrats do not care about anything but their power over our lives and the lives of our children. They...

Original post made by Bob on Dec. 22, 2009
Last comment by Get the facts, on Dec 22, 2009 at 5:44 pm | 2 comments | 1072 Views

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Committee reports initial recommendations for future of UC system

A group tasked with finding ways to maintain and improve the quality of the University of California system, despite the...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 27, 2010 at 11:43 am | 3 comments | 1072 Views

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Mc Nerney and Hosterman will be appearing at Pleasanton Safeway

Tea Party Patriot Radical... Was just alerted that a fellow Tea Party Patriot was shopping at the Santa Rita Safeway and...

Original post made by Another Patriot on Sep. 4, 2010
Last comment by Alma, on Sep 7, 2010 at 12:33 pm | 7 comments | 1072 Views

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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 | 1072 Views

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Street closures today in Dublin due to high school homecoming parade

Village Parkway closure starts at 2:30 p.m. with parade starting at 3:45 Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=5308...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by Not so steamed, on Oct 15, 2010 at 2:10 pm | 3 comments | 1072 Views

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Children's Scrabble tournament set for Jan. 3

Pleasanton Public Library will host a children's winter vacation Scrabble tournament with check-in at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Jan....

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2011
Last comment by Kathi H, on Dec 20, 2011 at 8:18 pm | 1 comment | 1072 Views

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The Republican lies about the economics of health reform...

"The Republican lies about the economics of health reform are also heavily laced with hypocrisy." Washington Post ...

Original post made by Washington Post on Aug. 6, 2009
Last comment by Unemployed, on Aug 7, 2009 at 11:20 am | 5 comments | 1071 Views

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Respect and Civility Thread:

I wanted to re post a potion of a thread that I feel is really well pointed. "I know emotions are high around many of...

Original post made by Annon on Sep. 19, 2009
Last comment by Annon, on Sep 19, 2009 at 4:04 pm | 3 comments | 1071 Views

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Fundraisers slated to benefit Haiti

A host of events are being held here in the local community to benefit victims of the Haiti earthquake, starting this Saturday...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2010
Last comment by MedShare, on Feb 4, 2010 at 3:54 pm | 8 comments | 1071 Views

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Teachers' association seeks repeal of state's 'tax breaks' for corporations

The California Teachers Association announced yesterday that an initiative to repeal nearly $2 billion in corporate tax...

Original post made on May. 13, 2010
Last comment by Kelly, on May 14, 2010 at 1:00 am | 22 comments | 1071 Views

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Next 10 Budget Challenge

Here's a great site for all those of us who are drawn like moths to a political flame. Try balancing California's budget,...

Original post made by Becky Dennis on Jun. 10, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 12, 2010 at 7:14 pm | 2 comments | 1071 Views
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