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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
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Wednesday's weather forecast for Pleasanton, Tri-Valley

Pleasanton and the Tri-Valley are expected to be partly cloudy today with areas of patchy fog in the morning. High temperatures...

Original post made on May. 19, 2010
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Free concert in the park tonight

"Tommy and the 4 Speeds" will perform oldies tonight at Concerts in the Park from 7-8:30 p.m., Friday, July 23, at Lions...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2010
Last comment by love the concerts, but..., on Jul 23, 2010 at 1:13 pm | 2 comments | 810 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 | 810 Views

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McNerney: "Marginal Tax Rate Should Be 90%" (Yes, 90% !)

You heard it ... 90% (That'll really bring back our economy!" (Not!) Source: http://webcache.googleusercontent.com/search?q=cache:05jx5Hl_608J:www.firstthings.com/blogs/theancho...

Original post made by Margaret on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by Margaret, on Oct 15, 2010 at 8:09 pm | 2 comments | 810 Views

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Sen. Portman To Reverse On Same-Sex Marriage

Former VP Cheney;Larry Pressler, former Rep. Senator; Bob Barr,former congressman from Georgia and many, many more former...

Original post made by dublinmike on Mar. 15, 2013
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Mar 22, 2013 at 4:12 pm | 11 comments | 810 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 | 809 Views

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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 | 809 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 | 809 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 | 809 Views

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Bay Area arrests up, but fatalities down so far this Memorial Day weekend

Arrests are up but fatalities are down in the Bay Area so far this Memorial Day weekend, according to statistics released...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2010
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jun 3, 2010 at 7:42 am | 2 comments | 809 Views

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Bands on parade

Seventy-six trombones, possibly more, will march through town tomorrow morning as Pleasanton welcomes middle and high school...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Foothill Band Publicity- Steffi Gross, on Oct 22, 2010 at 10:10 am | 1 comment | 809 Views

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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 | 809 Views

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Jeff Bordes to present jazzy soulful Christmas program Saturday

With the spirit of Christmas, jazz trumpeter Jeff Bordes will present a holiday celebration of New Orleans swing band and...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2011
Last comment by Howard Neely, on Dec 5, 2011 at 11:01 am | 1 comment | 809 Views

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Tax Preparation

Does anyone have a good CPA or Tax Preparer that they could share? Ours retired and we are looking! Thanks!!!!...

Original post made by ccwc on Jan. 7, 2013
Last comment by ccwc, on Jan 24, 2013 at 7:31 am | 7 comments | 809 Views

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Food Stamp Recipient Kids Being Fattened Up with Tax Payer Money?

According to the US Census Bureau, since 1996, more children are living in poverty today than in 1996 while the number of...

Original post made by Anti Government Waste on Aug. 16, 2013
Last comment by Janna, on Aug 21, 2013 at 8:41 pm | 8 comments | 809 Views

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Farmers Market

Island Earth's farmers market is open from noon to 6 p.m. Fridays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays in the parking lot between...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2010
Last comment by der, on Mar 31, 2010 at 12:18 pm | 4 comments | 808 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 | 808 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 | 808 Views

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East Pleasanton Task Force meets tonight at city's Operations Center

The East Pleasanton Task Force will meet at 6:30 p.m. this evening, April 8, at the city's Operations Service Center meeting...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2013
Last comment by J Flack, on Apr 2, 2013 at 9:21 am | 1 comment | 808 Views
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‘Much Ado’ or is it Adios for ObamaCare?
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What about the annual housing cap?
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DSRSD's Kohnen Scholarship on Hold
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Be a sport: Send us your youth sports news, scores and photos
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