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AROUND TOWN

Busting the Myth of Green Jobs

Central to the new administration’s economic recovery plan is President Obama’s goal to create and sustain five million “green-collar”...

Original post made by The High Cost of Being Green on Sep. 29, 2009
Last comment by jimf01, on Sep 30, 2009 at 11:06 am | 8 comments | 967 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton to use stimulus funds to develop Climate Action Plan

Stimulus funds totaling $107,216 have been allocated to Pleasanton for use in improving energy efficiency and creating jobs...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2009
Last comment by you're right!, on Sep 29, 2009 at 8:28 pm | 28 comments | 1282 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

THE MERCHANTS OF COOL

This was a recent post in the Town Square: "I would NOT want my middle or high school students to read the forums here at...

Original post made by m on Sep. 29, 2009
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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama - hater of America - has a secret plan

So ever since Obama got elected, I've been hearing that he hates America and Americans (especially white ones) and wants...

Original post made by poster boy on Sep. 27, 2009
Last comment by Patriot Liberal, on Sep 29, 2009 at 5:00 pm | 20 comments | 1082 Views

AROUND TOWN

important legislation that will help save Healthy Families and the one million children across California

Governor Signs Vital Legislation Saving Health Coverage for One Million California Children Today, Governor Schwarzenegger...

Original post made by Annon on Sep. 22, 2009
Last comment by Joyce, on Sep 29, 2009 at 3:28 pm | 4 comments | 1650 Views

SPORTS

Amador Dons wallop Crescent City 62-8 in home opener

The Amador Valley Dons walloped Crescent City's Del Norte High Warriors Friday night, scoring 28 points in the opening quarter...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2009
Last comment by Give me a break, on Sep 29, 2009 at 3:14 pm | 7 comments | 2228 Views

AROUND TOWN

A PLEASANTON INDIAN SUMMER

My head is swimming from all the politics and economic turmoil ... so, I thought I'd write a poem about how wonderful Pleasanton...

Original post made by m on Sep. 27, 2009
Last comment by Patriot Liberal, on Sep 29, 2009 at 12:12 pm | 4 comments | 956 Views

AROUND TOWN

No bull at local credit union as Ferdinand goes home

Members and employees at UNCLE Credit Union's main branch in Livermore received quite a surprise recently when a bull from...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2009
Last comment by heh, on Sep 29, 2009 at 11:57 am | 2 comments | 1044 Views

AROUND TOWN

Marriage: "Lifelong covenant of faithfulness between a man and a woman"

Some Common Convictions states the Christian understanding of marriage: “Marriage is a lifelong covenant of faithfulness...

Original post made by Patrriot Liberal on Sep. 27, 2009
Last comment by Patriot Liberal, on Sep 29, 2009 at 10:20 am | 4 comments | 1004 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sorting Trash - My Compactor

I have a compactor in the kitchen. If I throw my recyclables in the compactor (except for glass) and then compact it to save...

Original post made by Tim on Sep. 16, 2009
Last comment by Irritated, on Sep 29, 2009 at 9:17 am | 23 comments | 1948 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hosterman named co-chair of U.S. Mayors' Conference water council

Mayor Jennifer Hosterman has been appointed to serve as the co-chair of the Mayors Water Council for the U.S. Conference...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Sep 29, 2009 at 2:04 am | 6 comments | 1104 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama -- Wall Street's best friend

Some people who voted for Obama during what was the worst financial crisis since the great depression, thought that his administration...

Original post made by a reader on Sep. 25, 2009
Last comment by a reader, on Sep 28, 2009 at 9:54 pm | 3 comments | 1088 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Article: "DNC Failed to Certify Obama as Eligible in MOST States"

Fascinating, if true. Evidently it is. We'll see if this story has "legs." It certainly will not be covered in the mainstream...

Original post made by Gene on Sep. 25, 2009
Last comment by John McCain, on Sep 28, 2009 at 1:55 pm | 25 comments | 1559 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama's health care reform - 41% in favor

A different question, a different poll, a dramatically different result. The majority may favor some sort of government health...

Original post made by JimF on Sep. 28, 2009
Last comment by poster boy, on Sep 28, 2009 at 10:59 am | 5 comments | 962 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Letter: We need other solutions than war

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6188 posted Friday, September 25,...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Sep 28, 2009 at 1:25 am | 5 comments | 1043 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Opening day classes cancelled at Hearst Elementary School

Opening day classes at Hearst Elementary School have been canceled after elevated mold levels were found in several classrooms. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2009
Last comment by Disgusted Pleasanton Resident, on Sep 27, 2009 at 8:58 pm | 40 comments | 1988 Views

AROUND TOWN

Obama and Afghanistan

I was under the impression that Republicans were out of sorts over Obama's build up in Afghanistan? I certainly understand...

Original post made by Annon on Sep. 27, 2009
Last comment by The Farmer, on Sep 27, 2009 at 6:18 pm | 2 comments | 1002 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Anyone else hear about 8th graders caught with ECSTASY at HPMS today???

My daughter just came home & told me about a group of 8th grade kids (some I've known since Kindergarden) that were caught...

Original post made by Concerned Parent on Sep. 24, 2009
Last comment by ????, on Sep 27, 2009 at 5:29 pm | 14 comments | 1829 Views

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65% of Americans want a public option

From CBS News/NYTimes poll: Would you favor or oppose the government offering everyone a government administered health...

Original post made by poster boy on Sep. 25, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Sep 26, 2009 at 1:58 am | 11 comments | 1069 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Alta Bates fined for surgery mishap

Alta Bates Summit Medical Center was one of 11 hospitals cited by the state this week for patient safety violations, the...

Original post made by SFGate on Sep. 25, 2009
Last comment by Original Joe, on Sep 25, 2009 at 11:12 pm | 2 comments | 1027 Views
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More Banks, More Billions, but Bupkes in the Brig. Rinse, repeat. (Part One)
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Rails to Trails
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