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Congressional Social Security

Congress has not even resolved the healthcare bill and now Robert Gibbs mentioned yesterday that next up will be revisiting...

Original post made by Phil Day on Jul. 29, 2009
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Jul 30, 2009 at 7:20 am | 6 comments | 1108 Views

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The Republican lies about the economics of health reform...

"The Republican lies about the economics of health reform are also heavily laced with hypocrisy." Washington Post ...

Original post made by Washington Post on Aug. 6, 2009
Last comment by Unemployed, on Aug 7, 2009 at 11:20 am | 5 comments | 1108 Views

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Obama the prince of lies

September 01, 2009 The Prince of Lies By John Griffing "A lie told often enough becomes truth." - Vladimir Lenin President...

Original post made by Ric Tasaka on Sep. 1, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Sep 6, 2009 at 2:13 pm | 16 comments | 1108 Views

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California now has record unemployment of 12.2%

Democrat leadership in California has done a great job of killing jobs in the state with unemployment at an announced record...

Original post made by Bob on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by Yo Einstien, on Sep 19, 2009 at 9:54 pm | 7 comments | 1108 Views

AROUND TOWN

18-year-old and a 19-year-old, both from San Jose, were arrested on suspicion of burglary,

Contra Costa Times Posted: 10/23/2009 03:33:11 PM PDT Updated: 10/23/2009 03:33:12 PM PDT PLEASANTON Two men were...

Original post made by annon on Oct. 23, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 24, 2009 at 10:45 am | 4 comments | 1108 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Interesting reading From Around the State

http://ballotpedia.org/wiki/index.php/St._Helena_Unified_School_District_board_recall,_California_(2010)...

Original post made by resident on Feb. 23, 2010
Last comment by resident, on Feb 24, 2010 at 10:48 am | 8 comments | 1108 Views

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Welcome To The Biggest Tax Increase In U.S. History

Considering the fact that the U.S. economy is already on the verge of economic collapse, the last thing we need is a massive...

Original post made by Pleasanton Mom on Mar. 12, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Mom, on Mar 15, 2010 at 7:42 am | 22 comments | 1108 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 | 1108 Views

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Little damage in Acadia Court attic fire

Quick response, quick action and a quick knockdown by fire crews are being credited with stopping an attic fire on Acadia...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2010
Last comment by bitsy, on Aug 13, 2010 at 10:08 pm | 2 comments | 1108 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART to delay scheduled fare increase in 2012

BART directors voted Thursday to delay the agency's next regularly scheduled fare increase in 2012 after receiving unexpected...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Aug 27, 2010 at 11:49 am | 1 comment | 1108 Views

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Last chance to see 'The Horse, Of Course!' exhibit

Alviso Adobe Community Park has hosted "The Horse of Course! exhibit that is located in the Dairy Barn on the property. The...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2011
Last comment by Dolores Fox Ciardelli, on Feb 1, 2011 at 12:11 pm | 2 comments | 1108 Views

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Construction spending rises unexpectedly

WASHINGTON Construction spending rose for the second time in three months in June as residential building increased and...

Original post made by ralph on Aug. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1107 Views

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Caltrans planning another Bay Bridge closure, but probably not until next year

The California Department of Transportation is planning another Bay Bridge closure, most likely early next year, to readdress...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2009
Last comment by Julia, on Nov 17, 2009 at 8:52 am | 1 comment | 1107 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Driving the k ids to Amador

I have a daughter going to amador in the fall and am thinking whether I should drive her, have her take the bus, or heaven...

Original post made by soon to be amador parent on Jan. 26, 2010
Last comment by soon to be amador parent, on Jan 27, 2010 at 5:49 pm | 6 comments | 1107 Views

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Walking is wrong for Pleasanton and America

It's a well known fact that America is a vehicle-based society. Any true American spends at least 50% of his time driving...

Original post made by Buford on Feb. 13, 2010
Last comment by SteveP, on Feb 16, 2010 at 11:16 am | 8 comments | 1107 Views

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2 wounded warriors receive scholarships from Sentinels of Freedom organization

Two more veterans from Iraq have been welcomed to the Tri-Valley with scholarships from the Sentinels of Freedom Foundation...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2010
Last comment by No ID, on Mar 1, 2010 at 1:10 pm | 2 comments | 1107 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Committee reports initial recommendations for future of UC system

A group tasked with finding ways to maintain and improve the quality of the University of California system, despite the...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 27, 2010 at 11:43 am | 3 comments | 1107 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letter: Don't mar our ridgelines

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6954 posted Friday, April 30, 2010,...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2010
Last comment by Jack, on May 3, 2010 at 10:22 pm | 5 comments | 1107 Views

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Foothill Blvd Mountain Lion Killed

On 10-28-10 about 7:00am I passed a stopped truck southbound on Foothill just north of Castlewood Dr. In front of the truck...

Original post made by JohnBoy on Nov. 10, 2010
Last comment by Susan, on Nov 14, 2010 at 2:24 pm | 4 comments | 1107 Views

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California Representatives

Quote of the Decade "Frankly, I don't know what it is about California, but we seem to have a strange urge to elect really...

Original post made by Tri-Valley Pete on Jun. 8, 2011
Last comment by SteveP, on Jun 9, 2011 at 9:54 am | 5 comments | 1107 Views
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