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The governor's dice roll (Tim Hunt)

Tim Hunt: "California is a great dichotomy—we want all of the services (quality, low-cost higher education, locking up three-strikes...

Original post made by Arnold on Jan. 9, 2012
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Jan 10, 2012 at 2:41 pm | 3 comments | 872 Views

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Santa Rita Jail launches 'smart grid' system to keep electric power on at all times

Federal, state and local officials along with representatives from Chevron inaugurated a new energy management system Thursday...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2012
Last comment by aResident, on Mar 25, 2012 at 9:25 pm | 1 comment | 872 Views

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Pottery Show, Sunday, October 25

On Sunday, October 25, there will be a free pottery show at the Pleasanton Cultural Arts building next to the aquatic center...

Original post made by PToWN94566 on Oct. 22, 2009
There are no comments yet. 871 Views

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Judicial council votes to continue monthly court closures

Members of the state Judicial Council have voted to continue the budget-tightening measure of monthly court closures, saying...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2010
Last comment by sad daysfor CA, on Jan 26, 2010 at 5:44 pm | 3 comments | 871 Views

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Sponsors defend Prop. 8 initiative in federal trial

Sponsors of Proposition 8 presented their first witness in defense of the voter initiative in federal court in San Francisco...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 27, 2010 at 12:15 pm | 22 comments | 871 Views

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All about Pleasanton (and Sunol)

Enjoy these summeertime scenes of Pleasanton with a short segment on Sunol posted recently on You Tube, courtesy of Realty...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2010
Last comment by MainStreetDiva, on Mar 10, 2010 at 8:58 am | 1 comment | 871 Views

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Theory: paid agitants and Republican PR agents pepper this forum

What do you think? I've lived and worked in Pleasanton a very long time and I've never met anyone with the rabid, bizarre,...

Original post made by Reasonable Person on Mar. 19, 2010
Last comment by God bless Bill and PM, on Mar 21, 2010 at 6:37 pm | 11 comments | 871 Views

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I will never vote for President Obama again!!!

Please read the below link regardless of your political affliation or outlook. I never realized how phoney, weak, two faced,...

Original post made by Phyllis on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 27, 2010 at 11:58 am | 8 comments | 871 Views

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Farmer who put up sign claiming Democrats are ‘party of parasites’ has taken $1 million in farm subsidies.

Link : http://thinkprogress.org/2010/06/23/farmer-democrats-parasites-subsidies/ Missouri farmer David Jungerman has...

Original post made by glenn on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by Both true, on Jun 26, 2010 at 2:15 pm | 4 comments | 871 Views

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Fox News again accused of airing misleading video

They are so full of you know what! No wonder they are also known as "Faux" News. http://news.yahoo.com/s/ynews/ynews_ts988...

Original post made by OJ on Nov. 20, 2009
Last comment by mary, on Nov 20, 2009 at 5:08 pm | 5 comments | 870 Views

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Volunteer for the CHP senior program

The California Highway Patrol's Senior Volunteer Program provides seniors an opportunity to make definitive contributions...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 12, 2010 at 4:15 pm | 5 comments | 870 Views

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Green Scene Fair draws vendors and visitors

Perhaps part of it was preaching to the choir, but Pleasanton's first-ever Green Scene Fair yesterday has been pronounced...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Ms Green, on Oct 23, 2010 at 3:42 pm | 3 comments | 870 Views

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Any advice on local concrete contractor for driveway

We need a new driveway and need to find a contractor for a straightforward job. Any input on local contractors appreciated...

Original post made by Fred on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by Curly, on Jun 24, 2011 at 11:52 am | 1 comment | 870 Views

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Comfort in Coffee Shops like Coffee Ali

After Alison, the owner of Coffee Ali in the Vintage Shopping Center, approached me and offered her Coffee House as a place...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Oct. 31, 2011
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S.F police prepare for post-Superbowl celebrations after Sunday's 49ers-Baltimore Ravens game

San Francisco city officials preparing for the 49ers' Super Bowl game Sunday against the Baltimore Ravens are hoping to avoid...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2013
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77% of Bay Area residents don't support a BART strike

This is up from the mid-60s when the cooling off period began. You can view the poll at any of the Bay Area newspaper, TV,...

Original post made by Joe on Oct. 5, 2013
Last comment by Spacini@yahoo.com, on Oct 6, 2013 at 8:07 pm | 18 comments | 870 Views

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Christians celebrating Christmas

Christian churches throughout the Valley are seeing filled pews and Sunday schools at Christmastime with some even taking...

Original post made on Dec. 25, 2013
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Some Positive News on the Economy

Here is a link to an article regarding economic indicators from June and an assessment of the recession: http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090720/ap_on_bi_ge/us_economy...

Original post made by Stay Cool on Jul. 20, 2009
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'Tea' Party. Oops, make that 'Effigy Burning' Party

http://politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com/2009/11/13/tea-party-leader-vows-to-burn-pelosi-and-perriello-in-effigy/ WASHINGTON...

Original post made by My Goodness on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by SteveP, on Nov 16, 2009 at 10:50 am | 3 comments | 869 Views

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Little League, girls softball league openers re-scheduled to next Saturday

Opening Day for the Pleasanton Girls Softball League (PGSL) and the boys Little League teams has been re-scheduled to next...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2010
Last comment by Rick, on Mar 15, 2010 at 1:34 pm | 2 comments | 869 Views
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Prop 46: Two Bridges Too Far
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The valley loses a distinguished and humble leader
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My secret identity is revealed!
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