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FACT CHECK: No "death panel" in Health Care Bill

Just posted by the AP: http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090810/ap_on_go_pr_wh/us_health_care_end_of_life_q_a_2 As you can...

Original post made by Billie on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by Fact Check, on Aug 11, 2009 at 11:02 am | 11 comments | 1160 Views

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Staples Ranch "Neighborhood Park"?

The Parks and Recreation Committee is meeting tomorrow evening (August 27, 2009) to discuss the Staples Ranch Neighborhood...

Original post made by Billie on Aug. 26, 2009
Last comment by Tango, on Aug 27, 2009 at 3:30 pm | 3 comments | 1557 Views

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Only 2 Days Left to Comment on the BART/Livermore Proposal to Build Elevated Tracks Over Staples Ranch

While I have long been in support of this particular extension, I am concerned that most of the proposed routes do not follow...

Original post made by Billie on Jan. 19, 2010
Last comment by Livermoron, on Jan 21, 2010 at 10:44 pm | 15 comments | 1931 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

To the PW Forum Editors

Pleasanton Weekly, The initial thread on the article "Hosterman names City Council colleague Cook-Kallio as vice mayor,...

Original post made by Billie on Dec. 10, 2010
Last comment by Heavy Handed, on Dec 15, 2010 at 1:26 pm | 2 comments | 1516 Views

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Final Public County Redistricting Meeting 6/9/2011 With Three Map Options

The following information is available with the presentation material for the final public County Redistricting Meeting being...

Original post made by Billie on Jun. 7, 2011
Last comment by Kelley, on Jun 9, 2011 at 3:31 pm | 2 comments | 1149 Views

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Next Meeting Milestone Alameda County Supervisorial Redistricting � 6/15/2011

On June 15, 2011 the Board Redistricting �Ad-Hoc� Committee will be presenting the full Board with their recommendations...

Original post made by Billie on Jun. 10, 2011
Last comment by Stacey, on Jun 11, 2011 at 1:44 pm | 4 comments | 1513 Views

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Alameda County BofS 6/15/2011 Redistricting Meeting Notes

Well, the BofS Redistricting Meeting, where the Ad Hoc committee of two, Supvs Haggerty and Carson, presented the proposed...

Original post made by Billie on Jun. 15, 2011
Last comment by Billie, on Jun 16, 2011 at 7:00 pm | 4 comments | 1870 Views

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Next Alameda County Redistricting Meeting is 6/28/2011

The date and logistics for the next supervisorial redistricting meeting on June 28, 2011 have been posted. No Agenda. No...

Original post made by Billie on Jun. 20, 2011
Last comment by Billie, on Jun 24, 2011 at 12:08 pm | 3 comments | 1101 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. 1109 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Beware of "IRS" SCAM call from 202-499-6435

I got a about noon from phone number 202-499-6435 [no calling name]. I didn't answer and the message left was a from a female...

Original post made by Billie on Nov. 25, 2014
Last comment by Damon, on Dec 3, 2014 at 9:02 am | 10 comments | 2160 Views

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East Pleasanton Specific Plan on Council Agenda 5/19/2015

The East Pleasanton Specific Plan (EPSP) in on the City Council Agenda for the 5/19/2015 meeting. Agenda: http://www.cityofpleasantonca.gov/gov/depts/clerk/meetings/current_council...

Original post made by Billie on May. 13, 2015
Last comment by John, on May 16, 2015 at 6:39 am | 9 comments | 630 Views

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Former President of Kottinger Ranch HOA Speaks Out

The debate over Measure D has created a rather polarized response in parts of Pleasanton. Since I was part of the group...

Original post made by Bing Hadley on Jun. 6, 2010
Last comment by forex robot, on Jun 8, 2010 at 11:21 pm | 40 comments | 3768 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Lots of police surrount an abandonned taxi on 4/6

Several police cars surrounded what looked like an abandonned taxi on Birch Creek Drive after 10:00 on 4/6. It was parked...

Original post made by Birch Creek Resident on Apr. 8, 2010
Last comment by Dave in Alaska, on Apr 17, 2010 at 7:53 am | 15 comments | 2742 Views

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Keeping Chickens in Pleasanton

I'm interested in getting some egg layers for our back yard. I know that we're not allowed to have any roosters (noisy at...

Original post made by Bird Brain on Jul. 28, 2009
Last comment by resident, on Jul 30, 2009 at 10:03 am | 9 comments | 3245 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Vandalism to Harvest Park library?

Does anyone have confirmed information on a vandalism attack of the Harvest Park library over Memorial Day weekend? The report...

Original post made by Birdland Resident on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by Interested Observer, on Jul 3, 2013 at 10:05 am | 76 comments | 5974 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

RV stopped IN the intersection of Valley and Greenwood

There was a very large RV stopped IN the intersection of Valley and Greenwood tonight from at least 7:30-8:10pm. Two police...

Original post made by Birdland Resident on Oct. 27, 2014
There are no comments yet. 459 Views

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Letter to the Editor about Women being left out of July 4, celebration

Cheers to Herman Lewis for noting that there was no mention of women in the military, nurses etc at the July 4, 2009 celebration...

Original post made by Bitsy on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by Karen, on Aug 5, 2009 at 8:00 pm | 2 comments | 1278 Views

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Kay Ayala campaigning on Walnut Grove property 5/27

Kay Ayala had to be told to get off school property this afternoon while she was carrying her big No on D sign just an example...

Original post made by bitsy on May. 27, 2010
Last comment by bitsy, on Jun 2, 2010 at 9:08 pm | 14 comments | 2473 Views

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Property Tax Bill

I was just paying my property tax bill (2nd installment due by April 10th) and noticed a charge for "Voter Approved Debt...

Original post made by BJ on Apr. 1, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Apr 3, 2009 at 3:49 pm | 24 comments | 2662 Views

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what was done and by whom at the CIA under the Bush administration, people are remaining tight-lipped

As you quite well know, Eric Prince, founder, President and CEO of Blackwater, is a Religious Christian Master Of War, with...

Original post made by Blackwater XE on Aug. 20, 2009
Last comment by I Agree, on Aug 21, 2009 at 5:31 pm | 15 comments | 1128 Views
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