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Haggerty urges Congress to address congestion

Alameda County Supervisor Scott Haggerty today told a Senate committee in Washington, D.C., that traffic congestion is the...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2010
Last comment by Rat Turd, on Mar 21, 2010 at 9:21 pm | 4 comments | 1253 Views

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Friday 5-28 Street wise question

Original post made by Steven on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by Mitch, on Jun 1, 2010 at 7:08 pm | 5 comments | 1253 Views

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Why are liberals and progressives...

So willing to be lied to, so willing to give up their own personal freedom, so willing to let others work on their behalf...etc?...

Original post made by Why? on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Well Now, on Aug 6, 2009 at 5:27 pm | 16 comments | 1252 Views

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Boxer, other senators to seek release of detained hikers

U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer (D-California) and three other senators will hold a news conference at 8:30 a.m. this morning...

Original post made on May. 4, 2010
Last comment by J.G., on May 5, 2010 at 3:10 pm | 12 comments | 1252 Views

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If I was President....My Platform

Make it illegal to lobby congress. Make all presidential candidates draw from a public fund. Make the needed common sense...

Original post made by Common Sense on Dec. 14, 2011
Last comment by common sense, on Dec 17, 2011 at 10:11 am | 8 comments | 1252 Views

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Remembering Mike Wallace, Icon of Broadcast Investigative Journalism

Sorry to hear that Mike Wallace passed away over the weekend. Who can forget those classic 60 minutes episodes and Mike...

Original post made by Too bad on Apr. 8, 2012
Last comment by ., on Apr 9, 2012 at 10:29 pm | 1 comment | 1252 Views

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State Sen Mark DeSaulnier - Behaving Badly - Super Salaries

Our State Senator, Mark DeSaulnier, has proposed legislation to punish companies that pay their CEOs higher compensation...

Original post made by Registered Joe on May. 5, 2014
Last comment by Michael Austin, on May 7, 2014 at 7:26 am | 9 comments | 1252 Views

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Yogoholic in Vintage Hills Shopping Center OPEN!

There's a new frozen yogurt store in what USED to be a Baskin Robbins in the Vintage Hills Shopping Center and it's fabulous!...

Original post made by Patricia on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by PtownW, on Sep 24, 2009 at 7:07 pm | 8 comments | 1252 Views

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Police log: Makeshift bomb found on First Street

A Molotov cocktail was discovered near the Pleasanton Farmers Market on July 2, a police report said. Police described the...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2011
Last comment by javadoc, on Jul 7, 2011 at 10:43 pm | 4 comments | 1252 Views

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Anastasis Ballet Company Presents 'Testimony'

The professional ballet company's performance will benefit Shepherd's Gate, a local non-profit serving the East Bay since...

Original post made on May. 2, 2012
Last comment by Doug Miller, on May 2, 2012 at 6:49 pm | 1 comment | 1252 Views

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Print Weekly 9/11 News YEAR TOTALLY WRONG?

Did any one else get the print edition today with BIG front headline and the article inside both saying "9" years after......OOOOPS Is...

Original post made by Steve on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by Censored, on Sep 13, 2009 at 11:57 pm | 8 comments | 1252 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

why can't classes be normal?

I have found that here in Pleasanton, classes are either too easy or demand too much work. Why the extremes? Has anybody...

Original post made by Anonymous on Sep. 10, 2009
Last comment by Parent of Two, on Sep 11, 2009 at 11:24 am | 5 comments | 1251 Views

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No longer honoring IOU's??!!

http://www.pressdemocrat.com/article/20090711/BUSINESS/907111084 I for one no longer intend to take my money to, or do...

Original post made by J on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by J, on Jul 15, 2009 at 4:38 pm | 3 comments | 1251 Views

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Govenor signs 226 bills despite massive veto threats

Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has signed 226 bills and vetoed eight, despite threats he would veto hundreds of outstanding...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by local resident, on Oct 12, 2009 at 8:52 am | 1 comment | 1251 Views

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THE ELECTION SEASON BEGINS

There have been many interesting election seasons in America. but most of them were governed by forces outside of the electorate....

Original post made by Voter Heaven on Jun. 6, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 8, 2010 at 9:30 am | 15 comments | 1251 Views

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Blue Angels fly in, ready for weekend's Fleet Week show

The U.S. Navy's Blue Angels arrived in San Francisco Tuesday morning and the team's commander joined Mayor Gavin Newsom to...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2009
Last comment by Howard Adams Neely, on Oct 7, 2009 at 10:58 am | 2 comments | 1251 Views

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Candidate's Forum Monday, Sept 20

Pleasanton city council candidates forum Monday, Sept 20, 2010. It starts at 5:45 PM at Ridge View Commons Apartments, 5200...

Original post made by Lillian on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by Lillian, on Sep 3, 2010 at 8:50 pm | 2 comments | 1251 Views

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Some dried seafood products recalled

Consumers should check their refrigerators and pantry shelves after a food distributor issued a voluntary recall of certain...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2010
Last comment by Cynic, on Oct 27, 2010 at 11:59 am | 1 comment | 1251 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD and APT negotiation process starting

At the upcoming PUSD Board of Trustees meeting (Oct 27), agenda item 14.2 is for PUSD and the APT to present their initial...

Original post made by Dark Corners of Town on Oct. 25, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Oct 27, 2009 at 6:57 am | 1 comment | 1250 Views

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The Crack Cocaine of Democracy

http://www.economist.com/opinion/displaystory.cfm?story_id=13990207 Those familiar with my past writing here already understand...

Original post made by Stacey on Jul. 17, 2009
Last comment by pete, on Jul 17, 2009 at 4:03 pm | 2 comments | 1250 Views
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