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Vacations and minimum wages are ruining America

If you're an American, it's likely been a while since your last paid vacation and your next one is probably a ways away....

Original post made by Genius on Mar. 13, 2013
Last comment by Genius, on Mar 19, 2013 at 11:55 pm | 11 comments | 889 Views

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Ex-Secretary Apologizes for W.M.D. Scare

300,000 Troops Never Faced Risk of Instant Obliteration Published: (AP) Aug 1, 2009 Ex-Secretary of State Condoleeza...

Original post made by Just In: on Aug. 1, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 1, 2009 at 8:13 pm | 3 comments | 888 Views

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Women share stories to help others

Eve Ensler's popular production, "The Vagina Monologues" is back at the Bankhead Theater in Livermore to help bolster the...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by karen Hogan, on Apr 10, 2010 at 2:36 pm | 29 comments | 888 Views

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RENT at Las Positas College

Las Positas College presents RENT, the musical, April 2-18 at the college theater, 3033 Collier Canyon Road. The rock opera...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2010
Last comment by Jason, on Apr 8, 2010 at 11:48 pm | 6 comments | 888 Views

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Dogs are the stars at next week's 'First Wednesday' street party

Calling all dog lovers. Next week's First Wednesday in downtown Pleasanton is themed "Dog Days of Summer" and will kick off...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by Terri, on Aug 5, 2010 at 6:13 pm | 5 comments | 888 Views

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Thoroughly Modern Millie' opens at the Firehouse Arts Center

See flappers, tap-dancers, dashing leading men, and a villainess fashion the story of Millie Dillmount who seeks a new life...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2011
Last comment by Debbie Look, on Oct 7, 2011 at 10:57 am | 1 comment | 888 Views

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Development on W. Los Positas

What are the thoughts of this 2,3 and 4 story apt complex that is most likely going to be built at 5850 W. Los Positas. Its...

Original post made by Julius on Sep. 18, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 19, 2013 at 8:20 pm | 8 comments | 888 Views

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criminal investigation into Americans who used Swiss bank accounts

Aug 19, 2009, 11:13 a.m. EST UBS to hand over names of 5,000 U.S. clients to IRS, DOJ U.S. settlement doesn't include monetary...

Original post made by Full Circle on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by Cool!, on Aug 19, 2009 at 11:01 am | 3 comments | 887 Views

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Dark Energy and the Runaway Universe

Dr. Alex Filippenko, one of the world's most highly cited astronomers, will present Dark Energy and the Runaway Universe...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2010
Last comment by Starry Night, on Jan 28, 2010 at 11:50 am | 1 comment | 887 Views

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Is Congressman Jerry McNerney bad for Pleasanton?

The latest antics of Jerry McNerney. Yesterday the House voted on a controversial measure to circumvent the traditional process...

Original post made by jimf01 on Apr. 30, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on May 3, 2010 at 10:03 am | 9 comments | 887 Views

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East Bay veterans celebrate McNerney bill for brain injury treatment

DUBLIN Nearly a dozen East Bay veterans scrawled their signatures Tuesday morning across a ceremonial, wall-sized copy...

Original post made by Ray on Jun. 1, 2010
Last comment by quan, on Jun 2, 2010 at 4:52 pm | 1 comment | 887 Views

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Obama, McNerney and Other Congressional Dems Steering America Closer to Argentina-like Depression

America's economic decline is very closely resembling Argentina's economic collapse and depression between 1998 and 2000....

Original post made by Concerned on Aug. 13, 2010
Last comment by Lido, on Aug 14, 2010 at 8:34 am | 2 comments | 887 Views

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McNerney, Harmer in Washington as vote count goes on

Both 11th District Congressional candidates in the Nov. 2 General Election were in Washington, D.C., early this week even...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by D. Allen, on Nov 20, 2010 at 4:23 pm | 3 comments | 887 Views

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What would happen if...

....at the same time, everyone in the US would use the word 'bomb' in their phone calls, emails, twitter, facebook, gmail,...

Original post made by What Would Happen on Jun. 8, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 17, 2013 at 7:41 pm | 10 comments | 887 Views

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Rich Get Richer and the Poor Get Poorer: Depressed Minimum Wages Testifies to the Success of Capitalist Markets

The federal minimum wage of $7.25 is worth $2 less today than it was in 1968 when adjusted for inflation. That's one...

Original post made by Justice Tracker on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Jun 19, 2013 at 6:48 pm | 4 comments | 887 Views

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Of lives lost, and faith in humanity shattered

A handful of years have passed but the memory is still fresh in my mind. It was a cool October (if memory serves me) night...

Original post made by M on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 14, 2009 at 11:46 am | 8 comments | 886 Views

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The Obstacles to Real Health Care Reform: Private Insurers and Big Pharma

by Stephen Lendman Global Research, August 21, 2009 In almost the same breath on August 17, the White House effectively...

Original post made by mark on Aug. 24, 2009
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Obama is enabling terror on America ...

It is one thing for Obama to secretly "wish" this, but another to come out and say it. This short clip (below) is sobering...

Original post made by Marta on Jul. 21, 2010
Last comment by MePartyPatriot, on Jul 21, 2010 at 10:43 pm | 1 comment | 886 Views

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Tri-Valley Roller Girls Garage Sale- 7/8 & 7/9

Your local roller derby girls have lots of goodies waiting for you! From furniture & household items to kitchen appliances...

Original post made by Tri-Valley Roller Girls on Jul. 7, 2011
There are no comments yet. 886 Views

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New Safeway online site helps holiday planners

A recent survey by Pleasanton-based Safeway Corp. shows that 75% of women find perfecting their holiday decor and meal menus...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2011
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