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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama Double Standard

So the Obama Administration is upset that BP CEO Tony Hayward took the day off to see his yacht compete in race in England's...

Original post made by Mike S. on Jun. 19, 2010
Last comment by Jane, on Jun 21, 2010 at 10:13 pm | 17 comments | 1188 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Soccer: The Perfect Socialist Sport ...

This is why I hate (to watch) soccer. Ok, I'll admit it can be fun to actually play the game. But give me a break. It...

Original post made by Yawner on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by steve, on Jun 28, 2010 at 9:24 am | 17 comments | 1281 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School community examines the expulsion process

The Pleasanton school board, principals and vice principals from every school in the district met in June to discuss new...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2010
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Jul 14, 2010 at 10:12 am | 17 comments | 1823 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Dublin pregnancy center, others targeted by pro-choice organization study

A pro-choice organization released the results of a two-year undercover investigation Monday examining more than 200 unlicensed...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2010
Last comment by Lee Dodge, on Jul 27, 2010 at 4:40 pm | 17 comments | 1935 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

LaRouchers campaign in Pleasanton against Pelosi

Two men from the LaRouche Party manned a table in front of the Black Avenue post office today, campaigning to elect Summer...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2010
Last comment by Grumpy Antifascist, on Jul 28, 2010 at 4:21 am | 17 comments | 1708 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Where's Jerry McNerney? - Townhall NO, fundraisers YES

Despite puppetmaster Pelosi's assurance that her members are returning to their districts to make the case with the voters...

Original post made by jimf01 on Aug. 6, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Aug 19, 2010 at 10:04 pm | 17 comments | 1253 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

"Walk-Through" Registration-A Pleasanton Thing?

Someone posted on another thread here that they had never heard of a 'walk-through' registration process before moving to...

Original post made by Susan on Aug. 17, 2010
Last comment by Beale, on Aug 19, 2010 at 4:43 pm | 17 comments | 1953 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

David Harmer: Epic Fail

David Harmer is a failed Utah politician, who helped write a failed proposition (prop 174), who was a senior executive at...

Original post made by Dallas on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by Jacob and Alma, on Aug 27, 2010 at 5:35 am | 17 comments | 1285 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton Councilman Thorne earns National League of Cities award

Pleasanton Vice Mayor Jerry Thorne will be recognized by the National League of Cities (NLC) for reaching the Bronze level...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2010
Last comment by Judy Lloyd, on Aug 29, 2010 at 11:24 pm | 17 comments | 2383 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Supervisor calls for state measure to track skydivers to safe landings

A Contra Costa County supervisor is calling for reforms to the skydiving industry after a Martinez resident took a fatal...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2010
Last comment by Waterworld, on Oct 11, 2010 at 4:44 pm | 17 comments | 1524 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bowser prepared for difficult school board race during difficult times

Pleasanton school board candidate Jeff Bowser is hoping to bring his educational and business experience to the district....

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2010
Last comment by Nomad, on Sep 14, 2010 at 7:18 am | 17 comments | 1609 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Arizona Governor Stumbles in Debate

In a televised debate today, Arizona's Gov. Jan Brewer further showed that she suffers from a lack of clear thinking. ...

Original post made by Amazon on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by Jacob, on Sep 4, 2010 at 6:33 pm | 17 comments | 1365 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

"Crimes Against Liberty: An Endictment of Pres. Obama" ... a book every American voter should read

This book is a very sobering account at the deliberate destruction of our Country by our President. Every voter, democrat,...

Original post made by SpeakUpJerry! on Sep. 6, 2010
Last comment by SteveP, on Sep 7, 2010 at 8:17 am | 17 comments | 1377 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

What will happen if Republicans take over Congress?

January 3rd, 2007 was the day the Democrats took over the Senate and the Congress, it was Jerry McNerney's first day on the...

Original post made by jimf01 on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by Love it, on Sep 16, 2010 at 9:47 pm | 17 comments | 1493 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Notice how McNerney is not campaigning on his record...but campaigning by bashing his opponent

McNerney's not campaigning on his record of voting YES ... for TARP (rendering generations into massive debt) OBAMACARE...

Original post made by StopMcNerneysDestruction on Sep. 25, 2010
Last comment by Maria, on Sep 30, 2010 at 10:06 pm | 17 comments | 1237 Views

AROUND TOWN

Trashcans overflowing on Main Street

Does anyone know how we could get the trashcans emptied more often on weekends such that they don't overflow? Its been happening...

Original post made by Jerry on Oct. 3, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Oct 8, 2010 at 11:14 am | 17 comments | 1461 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton men get prison time for Feb. BB gun assault

Two of the three Pleasanton residents charged with shooting a learning disabled man 20 or more times with BB guns will be...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2010
Last comment by Say What?, on Nov 8, 2010 at 5:56 pm | 17 comments | 2842 Views

AROUND TOWN

RFK Jr. speaks on water issues, sustainable energy

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. is many things: professor, attorney, author and political activist. But it was his passion, the environment,...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by None of the Above, on Oct 19, 2010 at 5:01 pm | 17 comments | 1654 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Mehserle sentenced to 2 years in prison for Oscar Grant shooting

Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Robert Perry sentenced former BART police Officer Johannes Mehserle to two years...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 17, 2010 at 11:12 pm | 17 comments | 1790 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Vote margin between McNerney and Harmer holding at less than 1%

Secretary of State Debra Bower reported yesterday that the latest vote count in the 11th Congressional District race continues...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2010
Last comment by Chet, on Nov 16, 2010 at 6:13 pm | 17 comments | 1779 Views
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