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First segment of Interstate 580 carpool lane complete

City leaders and elected officials lauded transportation improvements Friday that are expected to bring some relief to the...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2009
Last comment by dave, on Oct 5, 2009 at 1:13 pm | 6 comments | 1167 Views

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Pleasanton Library-Louder than Starbucks

I've found it's quieter at Starbucks than the Pleasanton Library. The old social norm of being quiet in a library is extinct....

Original post made by Melanie on Sep. 29, 2009
Last comment by uselibraryalot, on Oct 4, 2009 at 8:38 pm | 25 comments | 1735 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Brush fire burns 1.5 acres on Foothill Road hillside

A brush fire that ignited this morning charred 1.5 acres on a hillside along Foothill Road, south of Interstate 580. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2009
Last comment by M, on Oct 4, 2009 at 7:53 pm | 9 comments | 1268 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

What is the Federal Reserve Bank (FED) and why do we have it?

I believe that it is essential that all Americans know the facts regarding the FED. This article does a very good job...

Original post made by mark on Sep. 30, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Oct 4, 2009 at 4:04 pm | 18 comments | 2108 Views

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Bayer Exposed HIV Contaminated Vaccine in past

Do you think you can trust BIG PHARMA with you and/or your kids life? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tfbyMj1elB0&feature=channel_page This...

Original post made by mark on Oct. 1, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Oct 4, 2009 at 3:15 pm | 4 comments | 939 Views

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Where do YOU shop?

A few days ago I posted a "funny" notice on Facebook about the "5 cent sale" at a local (but nationwide) liquor store and...

Original post made by David Walden on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by Competition, on Oct 4, 2009 at 11:40 am | 11 comments | 1198 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Pleasanton resident needs your votes online – book competition

I am a finalist in a nationwide children’s picture book competition. The winner will be chosen by internet voting and will...

Original post made by Tracy Mesuda on Sep. 29, 2009
Last comment by olfthfl, on Oct 4, 2009 at 8:44 am | 7 comments | 3499 Views

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When will 99 Ranch Market open?

Anybody know when the 99 Ranch Market is due to open in the Rose Pavilion? I can't wait! I love their seafood. ...

Original post made by Mah on Sep. 23, 2009
Last comment by Miranda, on Oct 4, 2009 at 4:10 am | 19 comments | 2930 Views

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Douglas Kendall appologises... (..sniff)

"...Please be respectful and truthful in your postings... " uh oh... Busted! Okay, I'll stop with the nonsense... But,...

Original post made by Douglas Kendall on Oct. 3, 2009
Last comment by mary, on Oct 3, 2009 at 5:39 pm | 2 comments | 1098 Views

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Baron von Monocle

Pleasantopia is home to one of the most successful spies of recent history, the Baron von Monocle. He's one of these 21st...

Original post made by dOuGlAs KeNdAlL on Oct. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2504 Views

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Drop yer ecstasy and grab yer kid's bike!

Check this out! My son just graduated a Pleasanton middleschool, and now needs to kick his ecstasy habit because he's...

Original post made by DoUgLaS kEnDaLl on Oct. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1066 Views

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Where have all the Christians Gone?

Associated Press, Today: Christianity is plummeting in America, while the number of non-believers is skyrocketing. A...

Original post made by Annon on Sep. 29, 2009
Last comment by Homeowner, on Oct 3, 2009 at 6:30 am | 33 comments | 1888 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Politics and IOC

This sums up on how much influence America has. Even Obama and all his charisma cannot turn the tide... "The race for...

Original post made by Long Time Resident on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by Jon H, on Oct 2, 2009 at 10:29 pm | 21 comments | 1085 Views

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Unemployment now at 9.8% and expected to continue to climb

As our President is in Denmark trying use his speaking skills to bring the Olympics to his home town national unemployment...

Original post made by Michael on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by kids kids kids, on Oct 2, 2009 at 10:09 pm | 7 comments | 988 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Please support "We the People"

Anyone in Pleasanton has likely heard of the National "We the People" Competition Civics program that both Amador Valley...

Original post made by Civic Minded on Oct. 1, 2009
Last comment by Cheryl Cook-Kallio, on Oct 2, 2009 at 7:21 pm | 3 comments | 1438 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Unique toy store opens in downtown Pleasanton

A new toy store that promises to be as unique in its merchandising as its owners, Dee and Rob Nitzsche, are in their concepts...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by Bob S., on Oct 2, 2009 at 5:35 pm | 12 comments | 1454 Views

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Newsom seeks debates with Atty. Gen. Brown if he decides to run for governor

San Francisco mayor and gubernatorial candidate Gavin Newsom Wednesday threw down the gauntlet to Attorney General Jerry...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2009
Last comment by Joseph, on Oct 2, 2009 at 4:18 pm | 9 comments | 1117 Views

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Conservative Hatred Escalates

Secret Service Probing Facebook Poll That Asked Whether Obama Should Be Killed 'Should Obama Be Assassinated?' Poll...

Original post made by Patriot Liberal on Sep. 28, 2009
Last comment by Me, on Oct 2, 2009 at 11:02 am | 31 comments | 1271 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Amador Band Fundraiser: Sports Equipment Parking Lot Sale

The Amador Valley High School Marching Band and Colorguard announces: Sports Equipment “Parking Lot Sale” Saturday,...

Original post made by AFM on Sep. 30, 2009
Last comment by Trish Moosbrugger, on Oct 2, 2009 at 10:25 am | 28 comments | 1845 Views

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The Climate Bill & Nuclear & Atmospheric Warming

The Climate Change Bill reads: "... nuclear power plants virtually eliminate emissions of greenhouse gases ..." Yet:...

Original post made by Michael L. Wagner on Oct. 1, 2009
Last comment by Michael L. Wagner, on Oct 2, 2009 at 9:24 am | 3 comments | 1944 Views
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Baker bill targets BART strikes
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 1,294 views

The House of Representatives performs history’s first repeat hara-kiri
By Tom Cushing | 10 comments | 1,148 views

Old Memories and iMemories
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 645 views

Net Neutrality a win or loss for open Internet and First Amendment?
By Gina Channell-Allen | 2 comments | 498 views