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Schwarzenegger vetoes county's right to hike marriage fees to fund domestic violence programs

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's Thursday night veto of legislation that would help fund domestic violence prevention programs...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by Ray2447, on Oct 2, 2010 at 10:04 am | 1 comment | 1623 Views

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More Letters to the Editor

As Election Day draws near, we continue to receive Letters to the Editor regarding the candidates. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2010
Last comment by sknywench, on Nov 3, 2010 at 11:42 am | 9 comments | 1623 Views

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Art, Critique & Coffee/ACC

Join us today and every other Friday in the back of the FireHouse Art Center to view and share your latest artwork. Not an...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Jun. 24, 2011
Last comment by Claudette McDermott, on Jul 3, 2012 at 11:21 am | 1 comment | 1623 Views

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Whale of a day

My kayaker husband Jeff and I heard some exciting news: The whales were feeding closer than usual to the shore in Santa Cruz,...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2011
Last comment by dave, on Nov 21, 2011 at 4:49 pm | 3 comments | 1623 Views

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Quick survey-- Please help me complete my senior thesis!

Greetings, folks! I'm a senior at Berkeley, and also a lifelong Pleasanton resident (Amador, class of '08). I will be graduating...

Original post made by Berkeleystudent on Feb. 7, 2012
Last comment by Berkeleystudent, on Mar 29, 2012 at 12:32 pm | 5 comments | 1623 Views

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legal Issues For health System Leadership - Healthcare Reform: An Overview of Key Concepts

Healthcare Reform: An Overview of Key Concepts Beckers Hospital Review-Business and legal Issues For health System Leadership...

Original post made by Legal Review on Aug. 6, 2009
Last comment by Law Student, on Aug 7, 2009 at 8:36 am | 1 comment | 1622 Views

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We draw the lines redistricting to be derailed?

Before it can even leave the station, a group which is now funded by Nancy Pelosi and her corruptocrat cronies will try to...

Original post made by jimf01 on Feb. 15, 2010
Last comment by P-Town Dad, on Feb 21, 2010 at 7:09 am | 7 comments | 1622 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Hot in Pleasanton today with 104 degrees forecast by Wednesday

The National Weather Service is forecasting extraordinarily hot late summer days starting today and extending into the first...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2011
Last comment by Hot mama, on Sep 5, 2011 at 11:18 pm | 4 comments | 1622 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Unfortunately, teachers will pay one way or the other

If teachers don't agree to a Step/Column freeze, they will end up "paying" by a heavier workload. Larger class sizes with...

Original post made by still hopeful on Jun. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1621 Views

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A Great Article on How the Free Market in Healthcare CAN (and DOES) Work

This is a great article on how the free enterprise system can -- and does -- work to solve a large portion of our healthcare...

Original post made by Annette on Aug. 12, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1621 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 | 1621 Views

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45,000 American deaths associated with lack of insurance

http://www.cnn.com/2009/HEALTH/09/18/deaths.health.insurance/index.html This article illustrates why health care/health...

Original post made by Stay Cool on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by a reader, on Sep 21, 2009 at 12:43 pm | 14 comments | 1620 Views

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Housing Assistance for the Tri-Valley

Has anyone experienced problems with finding housing for adult persons with special needs in the Tri-Valley area? The Cities...

Original post made by Don on May. 28, 2013
Last comment by My Two Cents, on May 29, 2013 at 6:54 pm | 3 comments | 1620 Views

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5 ways to be charitable on a budget

If you've ever wondered if you can be charitable with only a few extra dollars in your wallet or a little bit of free time,...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2015
Last comment by Hathi Winston, on Dec 28, 2015 at 11:30 am | 1 comment | 1620 Views

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Pirates, Treasure & More

The event is from 2-2:45 p.m. April 10 at the Pleasanton Public Library, 400 Old Bernal Ave. Enjoy a sneak peek at scenes...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by Pirate Radio, on Apr 9, 2010 at 3:30 pm | 2 comments | 1619 Views

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Tera'bama

With the trillions of debt dollars that Obama is insisting on running up, I going to start referring to him at Tera'bama...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by Don't spend it till you got it, on Jul 6, 2009 at 8:53 pm | 4 comments | 1618 Views

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Government corruption never ends!

The latest in the sad saga of corruption in Washington and Dodd and Conrad take sweetheart mortgages as the rest of america...

Original post made by Juan Pablo Montoya on Jul. 27, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1618 Views

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Kanye West makes Joe Wilson look girlie

Joe Wilson thinks he's all tough cuz he yelled out 'he lies' to the president during his big speech. Big deal. If he were...

Original post made by poster boy on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by mary, on Sep 16, 2009 at 4:35 pm | 6 comments | 1618 Views

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Oak Grove developers sue Pleasanton to force housing project OK

In a move that could impact voter turnout and preferences in the Nov. 2 mayoral and City Council election in Pleasanton,...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Aug 9, 2010 at 8:27 am | 2 comments | 1618 Views

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Alameda County judge bars Target stores from illegal dumping of hazardous wastes

An Oakland judge has issued a preliminary injunction barring Target Corp. and employees at its 244 stores in California from...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by frequent Targeter, on Sep 28, 2010 at 12:34 pm | 3 comments | 1618 Views
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Assemblyman proposes driving up housing costs to delight unions
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 2,579 views

“Give Me Liberty AND Give Me Death”?
By Tom Cushing | 8 comments | 676 views

My New Letter to President Trump
By Roz Rogoff | 6 comments | 658 views

Scholarships help us honor, remember Ryan Comer
By Jeb Bing | 1 comment | 461 views

 

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