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Federal agency awards $12 million to state for rental aid to disabled low-income tenants

Federal housing and health officials have awarded $12 million to the California Housing Financing Agency to offer rental...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2013
Last comment by Tea is best, on Feb 17, 2013 at 3:38 pm | 6 comments | 810 Views

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What's In A Name?

Discover the story and the people that started it all... Learn the history behind the names of the Tri-Valley cities we call...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2013
Last comment by Bryan Moran, on Jul 2, 2013 at 11:00 pm | 2 comments | 810 Views

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Dublin hosting Mother's Day 'Spring Faire' tomorrow

The city of Dublin will host its 3rd annual Spring Faire at the Dublin Heritage Park and Museums tomorrow, just in time for...

Original post made on May. 10, 2014
Last comment by Megan, on May 10, 2014 at 6:29 am | 1 comment | 810 Views

SPORTS

Lady Cavaliers win national title

Pleasanton's Lady Cavaliers rugby team returned home from Massachusetts with a national championship crown last month. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2014
Last comment by Bill Roskopf, on Jun 14, 2014 at 8:05 am | 1 comment | 810 Views

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Downtown Statues

Im not crazy about them. Some look like real people with metallic face paint and they are all in odd locations. Were these...

Original post made by Resident on May. 13, 2010
Last comment by olive, on May 15, 2010 at 4:54 pm | 4 comments | 809 Views

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“Dollar Glut” Finances US Global Military Build-up

Why does the following statement not surprize me? :“The only people who seem not to be drawing this connection are the American...

Original post made by mark on Aug. 6, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 7, 2010 at 5:27 pm | 1 comment | 809 Views

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Fox Citing

Saw what I believe was Red Fox the other day in the old fenced orchard lot on Cameron in Pleasanton. Long snout with...

Original post made by Nature Lover on Jul. 13, 2011
Last comment by Nature Lover, on Jul 14, 2011 at 4:33 pm | 4 comments | 809 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Reverse mortgages aren't for everyone

You can scarcely turn on the TV without seeing ads for reverse mortgages. They're touted as a great tool for cash-strapped...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2011
Last comment by Mr. Reverse, on Sep 5, 2011 at 8:10 am | 1 comment | 809 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 | 809 Views

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Americans: Serfs Ruled by Oligarchs

Americans: Serfs Ruled by Oligarchs by Paul Craig Roberts “In a little time [there will be] no middling sort. We shall...

Original post made by mark on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Aug 21, 2009 at 3:50 pm | 4 comments | 808 Views

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Pleasanton Weely Holiday Fund raises $466,732 for Tri-Valley needy

The Pleasanton Weekly wraps up its 2009 Holiday Fund today with a record-high $93,346 raised in direct contributions and...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2010
Last comment by Proofreader, on Jan 22, 2010 at 8:06 pm | 1 comment | 808 Views

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On again, off again state worker furloughs--now on again

A state appeals court Tuesday temporarily reinstated furloughs of three days per month for more than 70,000 state workers. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by itsme, on Mar 31, 2010 at 10:55 pm | 2 comments | 808 Views

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P.G & E. & Prop 16. Strange Bedfellows

Any time I hear, "taxpayers rights, freedom to/from" followed by a barrage of media attention & advertising I get suspicious....

Original post made by Nosy Neighbors on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by Rae, on May 21, 2010 at 2:00 pm | 6 comments | 808 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Judge orders Social Security notices for blind to be in Braille or on CDs

A federal judge in San Francisco yesterday ordered the U.S. Social Security Administration to send benefit notices to blind...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2009
Last comment by Grace, on Oct 21, 2009 at 8:53 pm | 3 comments | 807 Views

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More smoke and mirrors on health care reform

By kicking in the taxation components immediately and delaying most of the spending increases (and thus the benefits to the...

Original post made by jimf01 on Nov. 5, 2009
There are no comments yet. 807 Views

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Obama's Domestic Spending Freeze

How 'bout them apples? WASHINGTON – The Obama administration has alerted domestic agencies to plan for a freeze or even...

Original post made by Obama Democrat on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by Ron, on Nov 13, 2009 at 6:32 pm | 2 comments | 807 Views

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Karl Rove Speaks Out Against Arizona Immigration Law

Just when I thought I had Karl Rove figured out, he goes and says ""I think there is going to be some constitutional problems...

Original post made by dublinmike on Jul. 25, 2010
Last comment by Dublinmike, on Jul 26, 2010 at 3:54 pm | 2 comments | 807 Views

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Obama does not get it!

Our President is so inept that he does not realize that these are not tax breaks on millionaires but rather "Obama" tax increases...

Original post made by Pablo on Sep. 25, 2010
Last comment by SteveP, on Sep 27, 2010 at 9:01 am | 8 comments | 807 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

When Don Faught speaks, other Realtors listen

When Don Faught speaks, others listen, or at least other Realtors did last week when Faught talked about the changing work...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2011
Last comment by Homeowner, on Feb 25, 2011 at 7:47 am | 1 comment | 807 Views

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Rotary's Halloween Spirit Run set for Sunday on Main Street

The Rotary Club of Pleasanton will hold its second annual Halloween Spirit Run on Sunday with proceeds to benefit the club's...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2012
Last comment by POed, on Oct 26, 2012 at 10:07 am | 1 comment | 807 Views
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Circumstances without Pomp
By Roz Rogoff | 3 comments | 1,068 views

‘Much Ado’ or is it Adios for ObamaCare?
By Tom Cushing | 28 comments | 810 views

Political posturing about water
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 661 views