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BART management, unions meet over weekend, but no agreement reached

BART management and union negotiators met throughout the weekend but no agreements were announced when the talks closed down...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by Lucky Guy, on Jul 28, 2009 at 10:22 am | 2 comments | 1055 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

THE INEVITABLE PHASE OF FEAR BEFORE RECOVERY

Warren Buffet was recently on TV giving his opinions on the state of union. He started by saying that we are in the middle...

Original post made by Michael on Jul. 29, 2009
Last comment by Michael, on Jul 29, 2009 at 8:37 am | 2 comments | 6800 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Strike averted as BART management, unions agree to tentative new 4-year contract

BART management and its three unions representing 2,800 workers announced this morning that they have reached a tentative...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 31, 2009 at 1:40 pm | 2 comments | 1115 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Al Qaeda priority: Western Targets

"Documents indicate U.S.-born militant passed details of New York transit to al Qaeda" Al Qaeda Article From Cnn Al...

Original post made by Dawn on Jul. 31, 2009
Last comment by No Concern, on Aug 4, 2009 at 10:25 am | 2 comments | 1319 Views

AROUND TOWN

Downtown parking limit extends to three hours beginning Monday

In a move to encourage shoppers to stay downtown longer, the city will extend the parking limit from two to three hours beginning...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Aug 1, 2009 at 7:19 pm | 2 comments | 1025 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Stegman named interim director of Contra Costa Humane Society

David Stegman, former director of the Valley Humane Society in Pleasanton, has been named the new interim executive director...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Aug 5, 2009 at 11:33 pm | 2 comments | 1324 Views

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Here is some founding father gun quotes for the naive Gun Controllers to read

I would like to see Gun Control Advocates in Washington, D.C. retire from politics and court. They have misrepresented what...

Original post made by food for thought on Aug. 3, 2009
Last comment by JS, on Aug 3, 2009 at 12:47 pm | 2 comments | 971 Views

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Healthcare Reform Seized By Wingnuts

Okay, I'll admit that I'm a little concerned about this tea party town hall anti-reform loud noises movement. Between...

Original post made by Freedom23 on Aug. 3, 2009
Last comment by Hartford, on Aug 4, 2009 at 5:40 pm | 2 comments | 1061 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Union leaders taking BART management proposal to their members for votes this week

The leaders of BART's two largest unions, SEIU and ATU, are taking BART management's latest proposal to save $100 million...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 3, 2009 at 9:19 pm | 2 comments | 1071 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1205 Views

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John Brennan accuses the previous administration of promoting a 'global war'

Obama's counter-terrorism advisor denounces Bush-era policies John Brennan accuses the previous administration of promoting...

Original post made by OUCH!! on Aug. 6, 2009
Last comment by Brennan, on Aug 7, 2009 at 8:42 am | 2 comments | 915 Views

AROUND TOWN

McKeehan now chair at community's own ValleyCare

Former Pleasanton City Manager Deborah McKeehan has been elected chairwoman of the ValleyCare Health System board of directors,...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by No kidding, on Aug 7, 2009 at 9:20 am | 2 comments | 1077 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Services pending for young Dublin church counselor

A houseboating trip for youth from CrossWinds Church in Dublin ended early after a 20-year-old counselor drowned, according...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by Zach, on Aug 9, 2009 at 2:54 pm | 2 comments | 1121 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Former Pleasanton man pleads not guilty to fraud, tax evasion charges

A former Pleasanton resident pleaded not guilty in federal court in Oakland yesterday to charges of fraud and tax evasion...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 7, 2009 at 6:39 pm | 2 comments | 1117 Views

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More FALSE propaganda

The latest chain e-mail sent to us from a reader puts some words into the mouth of former Sen. Tom Daschle that raised our...

Original post made by Propaganda on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by John, on Aug 9, 2009 at 10:31 am | 2 comments | 996 Views

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Best Weekly Post Award

Posted by Fan of Democracy, a resident of another community, 19 hours ago You're Wrong, here's a little insight into the...

Original post made by Best Post Award on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Ron, on Aug 9, 2009 at 10:37 am | 2 comments | 2533 Views

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More Right-Wing Lies, With Beer Chaser

New Republic June 17, 2009 More Right-Wing Lies, With Beer Chaser Americans for Prosperity, the right-wing group last...

Original post made by Beer Chaser on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Erin, on Aug 9, 2009 at 10:35 am | 2 comments | 1496 Views

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Camel burgers... Yum!

Australia considers mass killings of camels By KRISTEN GELINEAU (AP) – 19 hours ago SYDNEY — Thousands of camels in Australia's...

Original post made by unclehomerr.. on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 10, 2009 at 10:17 am | 2 comments | 974 Views

AROUND TOWN

Political Anger and non effective communication in P-Town?

We hear all the time that the Democrat Liberals are attacking the Right and that they ere the cause of all the friction on...

Original post made by NVC on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by resident, on Aug 10, 2009 at 4:15 pm | 2 comments | 1162 Views

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Sarah Palin’s now-famous claim that President Obama’s health-care plan features “death panels”

10 Aug 2009 10:11 am Death Panels Without the Panels by Robert Wright What more is there to say about that will give...

Original post made by Wow on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by Thank GOD!, on Aug 10, 2009 at 12:26 pm | 2 comments | 1034 Views
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The House of Representatives performs history’s first repeat hara-kiri
By Tom Cushing | 11 comments | 1,503 views

Net Neutrality?
By Roz Rogoff | 6 comments | 1,085 views

Net Neutrality a win or loss for open Internet and First Amendment?
By Gina Channell-Allen | 2 comments | 728 views

Swalwell tapped for key Democrat Party position
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 633 views