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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
There are no comments yet. 913 Views

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Public Employee Pension and Retiree Health Costs in California

The Legislative Analyst's Office has a presentation I think everyone should look at: http://www.lao.ca.gov/handouts/state_admin/2009/Public_Employee_Pension_11_13_09.pdf " The...

Original post made by Stacey on Nov. 17, 2009
Last comment by Rudy, on Nov 19, 2009 at 3:11 pm | 6 comments | 913 Views

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Barack Obama's Job Approval

Summary of all polls assembled by pollster.com --> http://www.pollster.com/polls/us/jobapproval-obama.php?xml=http://www.pollster.com/flashcharts/content/xml/Obama44JobApproval...

Original post made by jimf01 on Dec. 4, 2009
Last comment by LiveStrong, on Dec 4, 2009 at 8:51 pm | 3 comments | 913 Views

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Pleasanton Home Sales November 2009

Detailed stats on Pleasanton Homes Sales for November 2009 http://www.moxleyteam.com/2009/12/pleasanton-home-sales-november-2009/...

Original post made by Moxley on Dec. 4, 2009
There are no comments yet. 913 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Audubon's annual national bird count starts tomorrow

Starting Monday, local volunteers will join bird enthusiasts across the country in measuring local bird populations as part...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2009
Last comment by Country, on Dec 16, 2009 at 6:17 pm | 2 comments | 913 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 | 913 Views

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Tri-Valley Roller Girls Garage Sale- 7/8 & 7/9

Your local roller derby girls have lots of goodies waiting for you! From furniture & household items to kitchen appliances...

Original post made by Tri-Valley Roller Girls on Jul. 7, 2011
There are no comments yet. 913 Views

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The Best Kept Secret in Pleasanton - Not even covered by our Pleasaton Weekly!

(Post removed by Pleasanton Weekly Online staff as redundant by same poster.)...

Original post made by Long Time Resident on Dec. 18, 2011
Last comment by Firehouse Arts Center, on Dec 19, 2011 at 1:15 pm | 1 comment | 913 Views

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McNerny at it again.

http://dailycaller.com/2012/05/16/calif-congressional-candidate-accuses-democratic-operatives-of-stalking/...

Original post made by Kangaroo on May. 17, 2012
Last comment by jojo, on May 17, 2012 at 9:37 pm | 4 comments | 913 Views

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Need part-time legislature

Here is a great reason why we should go to a part-time legislature. In California, the legislature has proposed 2,189 bills...

Original post made by enough on Feb. 25, 2013
Last comment by part-timer, on Feb 27, 2013 at 12:14 am | 3 comments | 913 Views

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Obama's Sequester Cuts Hit D.C. Visitors Hardest of All

Senators voted Wednesday to keep the White House closed to public tours, turning back a GOP-led effort to free up money to...

Original post made by Free Citizen on Mar. 20, 2013
Last comment by Milo Thompson III, on Mar 23, 2013 at 12:35 am | 3 comments | 913 Views

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City Council Ignores PENSION problem - unfunded liability increases

"Craig Bowen, the San Ramon Valley fire chief who retired in 2008, collects an annual pension of $310,000 a year, in part...

Original post made by Arnold on May. 29, 2013
Last comment by Arnold, on May 29, 2013 at 10:56 pm | 2 comments | 913 Views

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criminal investigation into Americans who used Swiss bank accounts

Aug 19, 2009, 11:13 a.m. EST UBS to hand over names of 5,000 U.S. clients to IRS, DOJ U.S. settlement doesn't include monetary...

Original post made by Full Circle on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by Cool!, on Aug 19, 2009 at 11:01 am | 3 comments | 912 Views

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McNerney to speak August 25, Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce

Jerry McNerney will be addressing a luncheon meeting of the Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce on August 25. Here is a link to...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 19, 2009
There are no comments yet. 912 Views

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Sen Hatch asks Obama to get involved in the BCS???

It cannot get any dumber than this. Just when Obama is trying seperate himself from anything tangible a Republican Senator...

Original post made by poster boy on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by @@@, on Oct 23, 2009 at 10:09 pm | 3 comments | 912 Views

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Safeway is Pathetic

Now that Safeway doesn't allow cashiers to give refunds for returned items, customers have to wait around for a customer...

Original post made by Mike on Feb. 25, 2010
Last comment by Another Gatetree Resident, on Mar 8, 2010 at 9:04 am | 10 comments | 912 Views

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SCHOOL SUPERFLUOUS SUPERINTENDENT

I can't for the life of me explain to my friends, family and neighbors why our school district keeps laying on expensive...

Original post made by MIGUEL on May. 12, 2010
Last comment by cna training, on Jun 5, 2010 at 11:49 pm | 7 comments | 912 Views

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Pleasanton's 99 Ranch Market offers 3% of today's sale to help local schools

The CORE (Community OutReach for Education) campaign is winding down, but there are a couple of last-minute ways to help...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2010
Last comment by Tori, on Jun 8, 2010 at 10:33 am | 6 comments | 912 Views

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"Reviving our Constitution"... a wonderful online video resource (a freebie too)

This is not likely covered in much detail in our local schools...nor is it required in most US colleges. If you have...

Original post made by Sara on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by Get Educated, on Aug 3, 2010 at 3:20 pm | 1 comment | 912 Views

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Obama, McNerney and Other Congressional Dems Steering America Closer to Argentina-like Depression

America's economic decline is very closely resembling Argentina's economic collapse and depression between 1998 and 2000....

Original post made by Concerned on Aug. 13, 2010
Last comment by Lido, on Aug 14, 2010 at 8:34 am | 2 comments | 912 Views
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