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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Poster Boy - Here's the :"full text"

Here is a link to the "full text" of the Senate Finance Committee Health Care Reform bill recently released by Sen. Baucus....

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Oct. 15, 2009
Last comment by Sue, on Oct 16, 2009 at 11:47 pm | 6 comments | 1015 Views

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Read the attached link and next time you hear someone describe themselves as a PROGRESSIVE think about it.

Recently I have heard quite a few folks describe themselves as PROGRESSIVES and we should all know what they mean. http://www.progressive.org/wx101609.html...

Original post made by mmm,mmm,mmm on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 16, 2009 at 11:13 pm | 20 comments | 1094 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Of Note

<B>Four Pleasanton employers recognized by heart association Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6269...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by Country Fair resident, on Oct 16, 2009 at 11:13 pm | 1 comment | 1207 Views

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Obama and Clinton supporters arrested in insider trading scheme

Looks again like our President wants to be judged by who he surrounds himself with. http://finance.yahoo.com/news/Billionaire-among-6-nabbed-in-apf-2808194948.html?x=...

Original post made by Poster Boy on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 16, 2009 at 10:38 pm | 11 comments | 981 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Dublin's Lockhart back in the news to help schools

One of Pleasanton's favorite neighboring politicians--former Dublin mayor Janet Lockhart--has just been named executive director...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by , on Oct 16, 2009 at 10:15 pm | 2 comments | 20436 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Storm Tuesday ends with a bang--or a big shake as earthquake strikes near Tri-Valley

What a day! With the season's first rainfall causing some street flooding, a 3.7-magnitude erthquake near Sunol and a roof...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2009
Last comment by Tina, on Oct 16, 2009 at 4:22 pm | 4 comments | 1293 Views

AROUND TOWN

Another Initiative!

http://www.independentnews.com/fullstory.php?newsid=570 "The Livermore Airport Citizens Group (LACG) has launched an initiative...

Original post made by Stacey on Oct. 15, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 16, 2009 at 1:40 pm | 8 comments | 949 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

$2,000,000,000,000: Thanks Harry Reid

Thanks to Harry Reid for confirming on the Senate floor what most of us have believed all along. The currently proposed health...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Oct. 15, 2009
Last comment by Joseph, on Oct 16, 2009 at 12:44 pm | 15 comments | 1091 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Prop. 8 argument heads to federal court trial in January

A federal judge in San Francisco refused Wednesday to dismiss a lawsuit challenging Proposition 8, California's ban on same-sex...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by PToWN94566, on Oct 16, 2009 at 12:00 pm | 6 comments | 1037 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

California is bankrupt but Pakistan is now billions richer thanks to Obama

Behind closed doors before he flew off to New Orleans. Obama signed giving Pakistan billions. We sure could use some of...

Original post made by mmm,mmm,mmm on Oct. 15, 2009
Last comment by mmm,mmm,mmm, on Oct 16, 2009 at 11:03 am | 8 comments | 970 Views

AROUND TOWN

Helicopter Lands at Sports Park

How can the news of a county supervisors son being injuried badly enough for a helicopter to land at the sports park not...

Original post made by Caren on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by GiveThemABreak, on Oct 16, 2009 at 10:15 am | 3 comments | 1154 Views

AROUND TOWN

VALLEYCARE DROPS THE BALL...AGAIN

Pleasanton's own ValleyCare "may" be getting their seasonal Flu Vaccine shipment in November so they won't be giving any...

Original post made by Original Joe on Oct. 14, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Oct 16, 2009 at 2:31 am | 6 comments | 1277 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Hear the audio of Reagan warning Americans against socialized medicine...

Reagan warns Americans against socialized medicine in this prescient audio linked below. Yes, it is a strong warning about...

Original post made by ! on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 15, 2009 at 4:09 pm | 13 comments | 1545 Views

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Get ready for toll increases!

Well let's see folks. Revenues are down for bridge retrofits because people using the bridges for commuting is down, because...

Original post made by Michael on Oct. 14, 2009
Last comment by Peon Moonbeam, on Oct 15, 2009 at 1:41 pm | 15 comments | 1182 Views

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THE GOVERNMENT CAN

We're from the government and we're here to help! http://brasschecktv.com/page/699.html...

Original post made by mark on Oct. 15, 2009
There are no comments yet. 950 Views

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Quake reported just south of Pleasanton

A 3.7-magnitude earthquake struck just south of Pleasanton Tuesday night, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by mary, on Oct 15, 2009 at 9:32 am | 8 comments | 4643 Views

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What is Reality?

In the two films, Network (1974) by Sidney Lumet and Tanner '88 (1988) by Roger Altman, the question, "What is reality?"...

Original post made by Stacey on Oct. 14, 2009
Last comment by Stay Cool, on Oct 15, 2009 at 9:31 am | 3 comments | 1148 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Child Abduction Attempt in Dublin

A friend of mine contacted the Dublin police department and confirmed that an child abduction attempt occurred on Tuesday,...

Original post made by Joan Laursen on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by Lee, on Oct 15, 2009 at 9:12 am | 11 comments | 2008 Views

AROUND TOWN

Where were you when the Loma Prieta quake struck?

In light of tonight's earthquake near Pleasanton, the Great California Shakeout that will be held Thursday across the state...

Original post made by Janet Pelletier on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by 2ME4U, on Oct 15, 2009 at 9:00 am | 24 comments | 1541 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police Bulletin

Police seize 2 in stolen car near Amador Valley High Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5416...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by Opaque, on Oct 15, 2009 at 7:38 am | 3 comments | 1110 Views
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