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Wine tasting and 'Art in the Vineyard'

The 39th annual "Art in the Vineyard" will be held from 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday, May 29, at Wente Estates Winery in Livermore....

Original post made on May. 27, 2011
Last comment by RobinM, on May 27, 2011 at 9:55 am | 1 comment | 820 Views

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Society and reality stars...end of civilization

Is it just me or is anyone else worried about the state of our civilization??How can we as a society care about and enrich...

Original post made by hoops on Nov. 10, 2011
Last comment by franco, on Nov 11, 2011 at 5:18 pm | 3 comments | 820 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
There are no comments yet. 820 Views

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Judicial council votes to continue monthly court closures

Members of the state Judicial Council have voted to continue the budget-tightening measure of monthly court closures, saying...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2010
Last comment by sad daysfor CA, on Jan 26, 2010 at 5:44 pm | 3 comments | 819 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

More Madness - Walnut Creek

I'm still trying to figure out how a municipality gets authority from the federal government. I was not aware that cities...

Original post made by Reefer Madness on Feb. 25, 2010
Last comment by Reefer Madness, on Mar 1, 2010 at 9:16 am | 6 comments | 819 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

"NEMJ poll: 46% of family practitioners will feel forced out of medicine if ObamaCare passes"

This is from a New England Medical Journal poll. I wouldn't worry tho. So what if half the high quality American-educated...

Original post made by George on Mar. 18, 2010
Last comment by Janna, on Mar 20, 2010 at 10:48 am | 17 comments | 819 Views

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Stand Down at Fairgrounds serving those who served

Pleasanton has a village inside its borders today with a population that may top 2,000. The biannual East Bay Stand Down...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by PFC Hodges, on Aug 19, 2010 at 10:15 pm | 1 comment | 819 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

We have had Republican Governors for 22 years of the last 26.5 years

Since Jerry Brown left office as Governor of California (January 1983) we have had Republican Governors for 22 years of the...

Original post made by dublinmike on Aug. 25, 2010
Last comment by SteveP, on Aug 26, 2010 at 9:52 am | 2 comments | 819 Views

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Garbage Pick Up Tomorrow?

Really? My neighbors have their cans out. They're picking up garbage on Thanksgiving day?...

Original post made by Deanna on Nov. 23, 2011
Last comment by ccwc, on Nov 27, 2011 at 10:59 am | 2 comments | 819 Views

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Found: Grey Tabby Cat

She has a microchip that identifies her as "Moose" but the company says the number they have for the owner is disconnected....

Original post made by Worried Human on May. 7, 2012
Last comment by Cat lady, on May 7, 2012 at 3:21 pm | 4 comments | 819 Views

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VFW resurrects swing era at Tea Dance this afternoon

Put on your dancing shoes and head to the Veterans Memorial Building, 301 Main St. today, May 15, for an afternoon Tea Dance....

Original post made on May. 13, 2013
Last comment by Citizen, on May 13, 2013 at 9:30 am | 1 comment | 819 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Montana Newspaper: "We Were Wrong to Endorse Obama" ...

I am curious to know if the Pleasanton Weekly endorsed Obama. I know they have endorsed most other Democrats...like McNerney....

Original post made by curious on Jun. 28, 2014
Last comment by curious, on Jul 4, 2014 at 10:01 am | 46 comments | 819 Views

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Unemployment - Job Search etc.

Yes Nummi is going down, along with another 50,000 related jobs here locally. This is nuts! I might add that the unemployemtn...

Original post made by Help.. on Aug. 27, 2009
Last comment by Me Too, on Aug 28, 2009 at 11:30 pm | 1 comment | 818 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Monday June 14 is Flag Day

I encourage everyone to fly Old Glory! http://www.nationalflagday.com/default.asp The Star Spangled Banner Lyrics By...

Original post made by jimf01 on Jun. 14, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Jun 14, 2010 at 12:35 pm | 1 comment | 818 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Our Company Health Insurance Increased by 84%...thanks to Obama/McNerneyCare

For those of you who are still fortunately employed -- despite Obama's and McNerney's efforts to put you on foodstamps --...

Original post made by RememberInNovember on Sep. 1, 2010
Last comment by Interesting, on Sep 1, 2010 at 11:28 am | 6 comments | 818 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Myths about FHA

Acting FHA Commissioner Carol Galante Addresses Concerns, Myths about FHA. Despite negative comments from the Right,...

Original post made by dublinmike on Mar. 29, 2012
There are no comments yet. 818 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama seeks to restrict states' voting rights: Another play of the race card?

President Obama played the race card when he said Friday that his new voting-rights commission will help to prevent state...

Original post made by Liberalism NOT on Feb. 22, 2013
Last comment by Grand Dragoon, on Feb 23, 2013 at 10:07 am | 9 comments | 818 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Swalwell introducing first bill today that could help depressed downtown areas

Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) will hold an outdoor news conference in downtown Hayward today to announce that he is...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2013
Last comment by Ben Johansen, on Mar 7, 2013 at 11:18 am | 1 comment | 818 Views

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Oakland searching for new police chief after Jordan announces he's stepping down

Oakland city leaders are launching a nationwide search for a new police chief following the surprise announcement by Chief...

Original post made on May. 13, 2013
Last comment by from oakland, on May 13, 2013 at 5:47 pm | 3 comments | 818 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

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 | 818 Views
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