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Calstrs/teachers union opposes pension spiking bill

Teachers want changes in bill that limits public employee pensions "The California Teachers Association and California...

Original post made by Be a part of the solution on Aug. 4, 2011
Last comment by Reviled, on Aug 13, 2011 at 4:15 pm | 170 comments | 2839 Views

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What's With More Free Advertising for Claudette McDermott?

Hey Gina, come on. The forum is for ideas and debate not endless free advertising for some of your merchants. There are...

Original post made by Be Fair PW on Jan. 29, 2010
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Jan 30, 2010 at 3:16 pm | 1 comment | 896 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

I would like your input on this article re: where America is headed

I am not necessarily advocating the following position, and I hope this author (in the linked article below) is wrong about...

Original post made by Becky on Jul. 17, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 17, 2009 at 11:41 am | 1 comment | 1016 Views

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Graph for the Day

"I cannot guarantee that those [Social Security] checks go out on August 3rd if we haven't resolved this issue. Because there...

Original post made by Becky on Jul. 14, 2011
There are no comments yet. 830 Views

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YES on D fights FUD

Take it from a veteran of a few campaign wars, convincing people to vote "no", especially on development related issues,...

Original post made by Becky Dennis on Jun. 2, 2010
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jun 3, 2010 at 11:09 am | 6 comments | 969 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

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 | 969 Views

RESTAURANTS

WE NEED A GREAT BURGER PLACE ON MAIN ST

So tired of all the Italian restaurants! We need a great burger place that has a some great salads too, fun atmosphere and...

Original post made by becky whitaker on May. 10, 2013
Last comment by Allen, on Aug 23, 2013 at 10:49 am | 26 comments | 1392 Views

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Elections are over, but political signs are still littering our town

The elections are over but there are still quite a few political signs left around town. People have even placed them on...

Original post made by bel on Nov. 8, 2008
Last comment by fact checker, on Nov 19, 2008 at 9:38 pm | 17 comments | 1630 Views

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Stoneridge near denker there is a serious car accident

On Stoneridge towards Denker there is a seriously bad car accident, you may want to take another route if you are heading...

Original post made by bel on May. 24, 2009
There are no comments yet. 947 Views

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What cause the loud boom in or near Val Vista?

Does anyone know what happened to cause that loud boom a few minute ago somewhere in or near Val Vista? It sounded like it...

Original post made by bel on Aug. 28, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Sep 4, 2009 at 3:06 pm | 10 comments | 1487 Views

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the radical Christian Right and its efforts to take over political power at all levels of society.

This 1993 Alternative Views program features a compelling interview and incredible documentary footage as they take a comprehensive...

Original post made by Ben on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by Amy, on Jul 27, 2009 at 4:21 pm | 3 comments | 1137 Views

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Blackwater snipers in Iraq

This is a MUST see video of Blackwater snipers in Iraq. Watch the entire video. Alarming is that these former contractors...

Original post made by Ben on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Lucky Guy, on Aug 12, 2009 at 1:14 pm | 8 comments | 1075 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

What Happened Sunday morning on Vineyard by Amador Court

There was firetrucks, police, ambulances..and men in white suits with masks on the court next to Amador Court on Vineyard..Does...

Original post made by Ben on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by vv neighbor, on Oct 12, 2009 at 9:12 pm | 1 comment | 1515 Views

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Thought For The Day...

This article below stated clearly what I've been wrestling with for quite some time...that to be a liberal (by extention...a...

Original post made by Ben on Jul. 22, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Jul 23, 2010 at 9:14 am | 10 comments | 913 Views

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Campaign Signs

Karla Brown, a candidate for Pleasanton City Council, has placed a large campaign sign on the back of a truck on Hearst Drive....

Original post made by Ben on Sep. 22, 2012
Last comment by Watchful Eye, on Sep 23, 2012 at 11:06 pm | 8 comments | 1738 Views

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When does it open

The new Walmart grocery that is. Anyone know? It will be nice to have a grocery option close enough to walk to....

Original post made by Ben on Apr. 22, 2013
Last comment by Tom, on Apr 24, 2013 at 1:37 pm | 13 comments | 817 Views

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Who Monitors "Free" Electric Vehicle Charging Stations?

The so called 'free' electric vehicle charging stations are being used not by patrons of the shopping centers, but by owners...

Original post made by Ben Johansen on Jun. 19, 2013
Last comment by Senior lady, on Sep 21, 2013 at 2:02 pm | 22 comments | 1917 Views

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Researching public transportation-- how to contact city?

I've tried using the Contact Us link on the City website, but the little circle at the corner of the tab kept on spinning...

Original post made by Berkeleystudent on Mar. 2, 2011
Last comment by ITN, on Mar 3, 2011 at 8:03 am | 1 comment | 1186 Views

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Quick survey-- Please help me complete my senior thesis!

Greetings, folks! I'm a senior at Berkeley, and also a lifelong Pleasanton resident (Amador, class of '08). I will be graduating...

Original post made by Berkeleystudent on Feb. 7, 2012
Last comment by Berkeleystudent, on Mar 29, 2012 at 12:32 pm | 5 comments | 1007 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teachers are not appreciated

I am amazed at how people are quick to blame teachers for the problems in the state budget , the failing of our education...

Original post made by Bernard on Jul. 5, 2011
Last comment by Simone, on Jul 14, 2011 at 8:53 am | 78 comments | 3941 Views
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A Norman Rockwell Town
By Roz Rogoff | 6 comments | 1,248 views

David Brooks at his Best and Worst
By Tom Cushing | 5 comments | 803 views

Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
By Tim Hunt | 18 comments | 678 views