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Artists to Paint the Town tomorrow in downtown Pleasanton

Artists are taking over Pleasanton's downtown tomorrow for the second annual Paint the Town, sponsored by the Museum on Main,...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 4, 2010 at 7:34 pm | 4 comments | 961 Views

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ADHD support group for women will meet today

A support group for women, mothers and daughters living with ADHD or executive function challenges meets from 7:30-8:30 p.m....

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2010
Last comment by maja7, on Jul 28, 2010 at 9:20 am | 1 comment | 961 Views

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Haggerty honors fire fighters, sheriff's deputies at Fairgrounds rally

Alameda County Supervisor Scott Haggerty recognized three fire fighters from the Alameda County Fire Department and two deputies,...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by Rick, on Aug 3, 2010 at 3:08 pm | 1 comment | 961 Views

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2.1 quake strikes North Bay, 3rd small tremblor in region yesterday

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.1 struck in Sonoma County last night, the third small quake to strike the...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by Quaking in my boots, on Nov 9, 2009 at 8:58 am | 2 comments | 960 Views

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Another example of our irresponsible CA Legislature

The $11 billion water bond that California voters will be asked to approve next year contains nearly $2 billion in earmarks...

Original post made by jimf01 on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by jimf01, on Nov 16, 2009 at 10:20 am | 1 comment | 960 Views

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BART agrees to add Pleasanton in its Livermore expansion planning

In a welcome turnaround, BART officials this week agreed to include Pleasanton city representatives in planning an extension...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2009
Last comment by Chuck Swanepoel, on Dec 3, 2009 at 4:53 pm | 8 comments | 960 Views

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The will of the people

So I keep reading in teabagger postings and wingnut websites about how congress is ignoring the will of the people and ramming...

Original post made by anti-stupid brigade on Mar. 25, 2010
Last comment by Grateful, on Mar 26, 2010 at 11:17 am | 5 comments | 960 Views

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Are we celebrating Independence Day or a new DEPENDENCE Day?

The answer may lie in next November's election. 35% to 45% of Americans want dependence. If you don't you need to vote in...

Original post made by BringBackIndependence on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by Jane, on Jul 3, 2010 at 9:21 am | 9 comments | 960 Views

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Mayors on U.S. Water Council to meet here in October

Mayors from around the country will converge on Pleasanton in mid-October for a meeting of the Mayors Water Council to discuss...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by Mayor of what?, on Aug 3, 2010 at 10:27 pm | 6 comments | 960 Views

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Great News: $111 million in stimulus money (voted for by McNerney) to L.A. produces 54 jobs

Gee Jerry, if you're going to waste all that money, why not just divide the $111 million among those 54 employees? http://hotair.com/archives/2010/09/16/great-news-111-million-in...

Original post made by Anne on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Barry O, on Sep 16, 2010 at 9:13 pm | 1 comment | 960 Views

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Wente family estates achieves 'Sustainable Winegrowing' status

As a testimony to what has been a long-held tenet of the country's oldest continuously owned and operated family winery,...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2010
Last comment by Chet, on Oct 27, 2010 at 9:30 pm | 2 comments | 960 Views

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McNerney's telephone town hall is rescheduled

Congressman Jerry McNerney's (Pleasanton, 11th) telephone town hall to talk about Medicare that was originally planned for...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2011
Last comment by Bill, on Jun 21, 2011 at 12:26 pm | 3 comments | 960 Views

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Things liberals might like, if not for the fact Sarah Palin said them

There is no question that Sarah Palin's message resonates with Tea Party types. Somewhat surprising then, that a NY Times...

Original post made by jimf01 on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 9, 2011 at 3:19 pm | 5 comments | 960 Views

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Thoughts About BART Workers Striking

What do you think BART workers striking during this down economy? Is the timing right, with high unemployment, to fire them...

Original post made by Robert on Aug. 14, 2009
Last comment by Me Too, on Aug 18, 2009 at 12:01 am | 9 comments | 959 Views

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Lesbian daughter changed view of San Diego mayor on same-sex marriage

A federal trial on same-sex marriage moved into its second week in San Francisco today with testimony from the mayor of San...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2010
Last comment by PToWN94566, on Jan 20, 2010 at 11:45 pm | 16 comments | 959 Views

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Pleasanton is Rich? That's news to me...

Ran across this story on 680Homes.com. CNBC says Pleasanton is the 3rd wealthiest city in the U.S. http://www.680homes.com/blog/2010/03/01/new-survey-pleasanton-is-rich/...

Original post made by Jim on Mar. 2, 2010
Last comment by Another Gatetree Resident, on Mar 8, 2010 at 9:07 am | 7 comments | 959 Views

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Editorial

With school district and city budget shortfalls in the millions of dollars all around, we found it interesting that Palo...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Mar 12, 2010 at 5:01 pm | 3 comments | 959 Views

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Confidence in Obama reaches new low, new poll finds

Public confidence in President Obama has hit a new low, according to the latest Washington Post-ABC News poll. Four months...

Original post made by jimf01 on Jul. 13, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 13, 2010 at 9:20 pm | 2 comments | 959 Views

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Explain this dublinmike

We all know that you always support the "politically correct official storyline". So explain what happened to the defused...

Original post made by mark on Aug. 2, 2010
Last comment by mark, on Aug 9, 2010 at 6:21 pm | 12 comments | 959 Views

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How the "other half" lives

That is, the other half of Congressional District 11. East of the Altamont Pass, Rep Jerry McNerney's (D-Pleasanton) district,...

Original post made by jimf01 on Aug. 9, 2010
Last comment by Go back to Tracy, on Aug 10, 2010 at 10:50 am | 3 comments | 959 Views
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