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Letter: McNerney reached out

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6919 posted Friday, April 23, 2010,...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2010
Last comment by Ron, on Apr 25, 2010 at 3:37 pm | 7 comments | 712 Views

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Pleasanton Willie Mays fan hopes Giants do better in Philadelphia

Everyone has Giants fever now but Vivian Fuller, a resident at Parkview Assisted Living in Pleasanton, has been a fan forever....

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Rick, on Oct 28, 2010 at 12:14 pm | 2 comments | 712 Views

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Bob Werner Passes

Anyone who knew Bob Werner knew of his infectious smile and his thick white hair. He was a concensus builder, a great supporter...

Original post made by Scott Walsh on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by shadowbozo, on Jul 29, 2011 at 8:39 am | 1 comment | 712 Views

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Re: Pension reforms bode well for Pleasanton's future

According to Mr. Bing: “a new three-year agreement Tuesday with the union representing 220 regular city employees that will...

Original post made by To: Jeb, City management, City Council on Jun. 4, 2013
Last comment by Arnold, on Jun 5, 2013 at 1:08 am | 7 comments | 712 Views

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Gavin Newsom to seek lieutenant governor's post

San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom announced this morning that he will seek the Democratic Party nomination for lieutenant...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2010
Last comment by Qwerty, on Mar 13, 2010 at 8:12 am | 6 comments | 711 Views

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Westbound I-580 lanes open as walkway installed to new BART station from Dublin side

All westbound lanes on I-580 alongside the new West Dublin/Pleasanton BART station near Foothill/San Ramon roads re-opened...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2010
Last comment by Curious, on Jun 21, 2010 at 10:28 am | 5 comments | 710 Views

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"Help Is On The Way" in Nevada and...

Help is on the way in ... Nevada...and California too. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_BzQvDVSUD8&feature=player_embedded ...

Original post made by Teri on Jul. 9, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 9, 2010 at 9:28 pm | 1 comment | 710 Views

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Saturday FUN - I am going to the Community Craft & Rummage Sale ARE YOU???

I am going to the Community Craft and Rummage Sale this weekend. Specifically on Saturday Morning 8am to 12:00pm... This...

Original post made by M¢¾ on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by theresa, on Sep 16, 2010 at 3:08 pm | 3 comments | 710 Views

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Obama's Easter Speech Promotes Socialism: Can We Count How Many Times He Says "I"?

We all know that Easter is a time for sharing our love for all, despite the large and small differences that separate us....

Original post made by Freedom Loving Bob on Mar. 30, 2013
Last comment by hoops, on Mar 31, 2013 at 10:45 am | 5 comments | 710 Views

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Fracking Must Be California's Priority

My, my. Here they go again. Environmental activist worry warts are citing a study that states that climate change is having...

Original post made by Tim Lunt on Aug. 10, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 11, 2013 at 10:53 am | 1 comment | 710 Views

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Tea Party Avoids Divisive Social Issues

In my opinion, a fairly balanced piece from the NY Times. If you want to know what the Tea Party is actually concentrating...

Original post made by jimf01 on Mar. 12, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 14, 2010 at 1:09 pm | 7 comments | 709 Views

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Downtown sculptures are terrific public art

Virtually every time I drive down Main Street, I see groups of people taking pictures of, and with, the sculptures that are...

Original post made by Scott on Apr. 27, 2010
Last comment by To Elizabeth, on Apr 27, 2010 at 10:27 pm | 3 comments | 709 Views

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Beware of disabled lady in motorized wheelchair with a dog.

Again I would like to make every driver who uses Valley Ave. between Greenwood Dr. & Santa Rita Rd. to watch out for the...

Original post made by Don on Dec. 19, 2013
Last comment by Daveg, on Dec 24, 2013 at 9:30 am | 10 comments | 709 Views

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I was against a spending freeze before I was in favor of one

President Obama will propose a 'discretionary spending freeze' in his State of the Union speech later this week. The freeze...

Original post made by Ellie Light on Jan. 26, 2010
Last comment by SteveP, on Jan 27, 2010 at 8:58 am | 2 comments | 708 Views

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Exposing Obama's Radical Past (and Present): "The Manchurian President"

To those who still do not believe Obama is radical and has ominous plans for America, I encourage you to learn more from...

Original post made by Marianne on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 5, 2010 at 11:18 am | 3 comments | 708 Views

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This was removed from CNN...re: Wolf Blitzer interview with Mexico Pres. Calderon

Just thought you'd like to know more about Mexico's immigration policies. Can you say "double standard" ??? interview...

Original post made by Obama do your job re: AZ! on May. 22, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 22, 2010 at 11:54 am | 1 comment | 708 Views

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Target Return Of 7.75% Very Challenging

Target Return Of 7.75% Very Challenging In The Near-term By Cam Hui on October 12, 2011 “Joseph Dear, the CIO of CALPERS,...

Original post made by Arnold on Oct. 14, 2011
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Hawaii remembers Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor 70 years ago today

Survivors of the surprise Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor will remember the 2,400 people who lost their lives 70 years ago...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 15, 2011 at 3:46 pm | 3 comments | 708 Views

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Detroit bankruptcy approved; IL passes pension reform

Odd that both these occurred on the same day. The federal bankruptcy judge ruled that Detroit's bankruptcy can proceed....

Original post made by Joe on Dec. 3, 2013
Last comment by Bill Lambeer, on Dec 4, 2013 at 11:33 pm | 6 comments | 708 Views

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Legislative committee calls for legalizing 'recreational use' of marijuana

Four Bay Area legislators provided the votes Tuesday as the state Assembly Public Safety Committee approved by a 4-3 margin...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2010
Last comment by Rat Turd, on Jan 14, 2010 at 9:24 pm | 9 comments | 707 Views
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The Gay Rights Movement Coming of Age
By Tom Cushing | 32 comments | 1,272 views

A Norman Rockwell Town
By Roz Rogoff | 6 comments | 1,056 views

Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
By Tim Hunt | 13 comments | 477 views