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Private Bankers Bilk America on Bush's Watch

In an extraordinary 4-hour interview from behind bars, convicted Ponzi schemer Bernie Madoff told a San Francisco trial...

Original post made by LawStudent on Jul. 29, 2009
Last comment by Sal, on Jul 29, 2009 at 8:19 am | 1 comment | 887 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 | 887 Views

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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 | 887 Views

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Gary Winter Illistrative Artist Exhibits NEW works

Presented by Poetry on Canvas, Gary Winter is "Flying Solo" at the Berry Patch for One Week only! Part of a group of talented...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Dec. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 887 Views

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Prop. 8 trial, followed nationally, now recreated on YouTube

The same-sex marriage trial in San Francisco last month broke ground not only as the first federal trial of its kind, but...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2010
Last comment by LBK, on Feb 3, 2010 at 8:19 pm | 6 comments | 887 Views

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Police on Black by Santa Rita

Today 4-4-2010 at around 3:30 pm, a police car stopped and it looked like the policeman was questioning a teen. Later,...

Original post made by Ptown resident on May. 4, 2010
Last comment by Qwerty, on May 5, 2010 at 10:58 pm | 7 comments | 887 Views

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Tick tock it looks like the clock is ticking on Cinderella Obama

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20100519/ap_on_el_se/us_obama_no_coattails...

Original post made by Joe P. on May. 19, 2010
Last comment by mark, on May 20, 2010 at 7:01 pm | 16 comments | 887 Views

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Gasland Documentary on HBO

If you want to get a glimpse into the future of America's self-reliant energy needs, then go watch Gasland on HBO. It shows...

Original post made by Phew on Jul. 6, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 6, 2010 at 9:35 pm | 7 comments | 887 Views

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State Supreme Court hears arguments on governor's power to declare furlough days

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's power to furlough state workers for two or three days per month in response to the state's budget...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by Really?, on Oct 7, 2010 at 9:49 pm | 4 comments | 887 Views

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Pleasanton Military Families Support Group

Pleasanton Military Families Support Groups' mission is to provide support and comfort to the families of Pleasanton residents...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2010
Last comment by Snapshot, on Oct 25, 2010 at 2:28 pm | 1 comment | 887 Views

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Livermore Christmas festivities set for today

Downtown Livermore's Annual Home for the Holidays Celebration will kick off at noon today with activities scheduled through...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2011
Last comment by Alley, on Nov 29, 2011 at 9:04 pm | 1 comment | 887 Views

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Read it and have lunch with Adrianne McDowell at Towne Center Books tomorrow

Author Adrianne McDowell will talk about her new book, "The Doctor and the Diva," at 11:30 a.m., Friday, Jan. 27 at Towne...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2012
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March for better California schools en route to Livingston today

A diverse group of Californians, marching from Bakersfield to Sacramento on a 365‐mile trek to rally public support...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2010
Last comment by Big Mike, on Apr 3, 2010 at 11:54 pm | 4 comments | 886 Views

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Letter: 'No' on Measure D

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6889 posted Friday, April 16, 2010,...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2010
Last comment by Chuck Norris, on May 5, 2010 at 7:27 pm | 10 comments | 886 Views

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Scouts wrap it up today at Northern California Jamboree at fairgrounds

More than 15,000 Scouts, leaders and families are continuing their giant Northern California Jamboree today at the Alameda...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2010
Last comment by Scouter John, on Apr 20, 2010 at 9:56 am | 1 comment | 886 Views

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Artists to Paint the Town tomorrow in downtown Pleasanton

Artists are taking over Pleasanton's downtown tomorrow for the second annual Paint the Town, sponsored by the Museum on Main,...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 4, 2010 at 7:34 pm | 4 comments | 886 Views

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Letters: Irresponsible approval

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7111 posted Friday, June 4, 2010,...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2010
Last comment by Philip Blank is a liar, on Jun 7, 2010 at 10:14 pm | 11 comments | 886 Views

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Loose chain on "Wacky Worm" ride injures 7 at Alameda County Fair

Five children and two adults suffered minor injuries at the Alameda County Fair in Pleasanton Thursday afternoon when the...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by SUE, on Jul 2, 2010 at 5:55 pm | 1 comment | 886 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 | 886 Views

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McNerney introduces bill with death benefits for military survivors

Bill would refund some taxes of fallen troops By Rick Maze - Staff writer Air Force Times A California lawmaker wants...

Original post made by Chet on Aug. 17, 2010
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Why we need the Water Bond
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