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Pet Co

As we approach Veterns day I wanted to point out a local establish who goes out of their way to not give a military discount...

Original post made by Mike on Oct. 6, 2009
Last comment by res, on Oct 8, 2009 at 2:15 pm | 6 comments | 969 Views

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Wineries ready for Holidays in the Vineyards

For 10 hours this weekend, 38 wineries are rolling out their respective welcome mats for holiday cheer -- wine tasting and...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 5, 2009 at 3:31 pm | 2 comments | 969 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Failure of Airport Security - What Happened?

Will anyone know what happened to airport security or to our unprecedented government watch over us? If the parents of the...

Original post made by Political Moderate on Dec. 26, 2009
Last comment by Dee, on Dec 30, 2009 at 5:44 pm | 12 comments | 969 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

California Out of First Race To The Top

http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-news/ci_14513439 "Today's announcement that California has missed out on Race to the...

Original post made by Stacey on Mar. 4, 2010
Last comment by Game's over !, on Mar 6, 2010 at 3:25 pm | 6 comments | 969 Views

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Passengers to face full body scans at Oakland, San Jose airports

Heading out of town? Expect to be examined by full body scanners at 11 major airports including those at Oakland and San...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2010
Last comment by Andy, on Mar 8, 2010 at 10:38 am | 3 comments | 969 Views

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Women share stories to help others

Eve Ensler's popular production, "The Vagina Monologues" is back at the Bankhead Theater in Livermore to help bolster the...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by karen Hogan, on Apr 10, 2010 at 2:36 pm | 29 comments | 969 Views

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Hungry? Wait in line...

God help us... Nationalizing grocery stores... This will beget food shortages... then chaos, riots, panic, etc. Get...

Original post made by Frances on Apr. 15, 2010
Last comment by Dark Corners of Town, on Apr 15, 2010 at 8:51 am | 3 comments | 969 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton man pleads not guilty to attempted rape charge

Pierce Hunter, a 19-year-old UC Davis sophomore charged last month with attempted rape and forced oral copulation, has pleaded...

Original post made on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 8, 2010 at 11:07 am | 7 comments | 969 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 969 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 | 969 Views

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The Forgotten Man

A very moving and appropriate videoclip of an artist's latest work. Videoclip >>> http://www.silverbearcafe.com/private/09.10/forgottenman.html This...

Original post made by Forgotten Man on Oct. 29, 2011
Last comment by clink, on Oct 31, 2011 at 5:45 am | 2 comments | 969 Views

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Mothers with a Purpose group meets at Foothill High tonight

Host guest speaker, Bradley Dehaven author of "Defining Moments." A suburban father's journey into his son's Oxy addiction....

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2012
Last comment by My 2 cents, on Feb 10, 2012 at 4:33 pm | 10 comments | 969 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Kansas Raises Its Educational Bar: Other States Expected to Follow

With the Kansas State Board of Education preparing to vote on new science standards this year, the House Education Committee...

Original post made by Frank Baum on Feb. 20, 2013
Last comment by Neil, on Feb 22, 2013 at 9:51 pm | 4 comments | 969 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama seeks to restrict states' voting rights: Another play of the race card?

President Obama played the race card when he said Friday that his new voting-rights commission will help to prevent state...

Original post made by Liberalism NOT on Feb. 22, 2013
Last comment by Grand Dragoon, on Feb 23, 2013 at 10:07 am | 9 comments | 969 Views

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Sen. Portman To Reverse On Same-Sex Marriage

Former VP Cheney;Larry Pressler, former Rep. Senator; Bob Barr,former congressman from Georgia and many, many more former...

Original post made by dublinmike on Mar. 15, 2013
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Mar 22, 2013 at 4:12 pm | 11 comments | 969 Views

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BART contracts extended to July 9 for 2 of 3 unions

With two days before BART's union contracts expire, BART management has agreed to extend labor contracts with employees of...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2009
Last comment by Martin, on Jun 30, 2009 at 2:43 pm | 2 comments | 968 Views

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Rep McNerney sendoff event Thursday 12noon

Sendoff Event for Rep Jerry McNerney--Be there! Outside of Rep. McNerney's Pleasanton Office Place: McNerney's office...

Original post made by JimF on Sep. 3, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Sep 6, 2009 at 12:32 am | 3 comments | 968 Views

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Schwarzenegger agrees to cut state prison population by 40,000 inmates

The administration of Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, yielding to a court order, has given a judicial panel a plan to reduce...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by Concerned resident, on Nov 18, 2009 at 1:16 pm | 13 comments | 968 Views

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Deadline today for Cards for Troops

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) hosts the third annual Holiday Cards for Our Troops program. Residents are encouraged...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2009
Last comment by Snapshot, on Dec 2, 2009 at 11:41 am | 3 comments | 968 Views

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Pope sincere?

The Pope recently stated: "I think of the immense suffering caused by the abuse of children, especially within the church...

Original post made by Concerned Former Catholic on Sep. 18, 2010
Last comment by Lourdes, on Sep 18, 2010 at 11:14 pm | 1 comment | 968 Views
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