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Reverse mortgages aren't for everyone

You can scarcely turn on the TV without seeing ads for reverse mortgages. They're touted as a great tool for cash-strapped...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2011
Last comment by Mr. Reverse, on Sep 5, 2011 at 8:10 am | 1 comment | 1004 Views

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Why the government fails us

Self interest,money and greed.Politicians vote in their self interest.People vote in their self interest.A very small percentage...

Original post made by hoops on Feb. 25, 2012
Last comment by Hoops, on Feb 26, 2012 at 11:16 am | 9 comments | 1004 Views

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YMCA's Women's Beauty event

Dinner and auction at 3:30 p.m., Friday, April 27 at Callippe Preserve Golf Course, 8500 Clubhouse Dr., Pleasanton. Support...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2012
Last comment by Ava Tune, on Apr 11, 2012 at 8:20 am | 1 comment | 1004 Views

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Obama considering breaking promise to raise taxes on the middle class

Let's see Obama has gotten us so deep in debt he is considering breaking his campaign promise and taxing everyone. Wonder...

Original post made by Felicia on Aug. 2, 2009
Last comment by Really, Facts?, on Aug 3, 2009 at 4:30 pm | 8 comments | 1003 Views

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Dark Energy and the Runaway Universe

Dr. Alex Filippenko, one of the world's most highly cited astronomers, will present Dark Energy and the Runaway Universe...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2010
Last comment by Starry Night, on Jan 28, 2010 at 11:50 am | 1 comment | 1003 Views

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Heading for upper San Mateo? Skyline Bridge to be closed for 3 years starting this August

Tri-Valley motorists who use the Skyline Bridge above San Mateo should plan on longer travel times starting late this summer...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2010
Last comment by Zicky, on Jun 19, 2010 at 12:07 pm | 1 comment | 1003 Views

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Explain this dublinmike

We all know that you always support the "politically correct official storyline". So explain what happened to the defused...

Original post made by mark on Aug. 2, 2010
Last comment by mark, on Aug 9, 2010 at 6:21 pm | 12 comments | 1003 Views

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Who is paying....? Obama ?

While I guess it is great that Obama came to Ca., I am wondering who paid for his campaign flights. Here we are in all...

Original post made by Tango on Apr. 21, 2011
Last comment by Obama news, on Apr 25, 2011 at 5:13 pm | 7 comments | 1003 Views

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Lakoff: How to Rescue the American Dream

"There is a distinction between government as the administration of what we, as a public, provide each other, as opposed...

Original post made by Grace on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by Bob, on Aug 1, 2011 at 9:43 am | 5 comments | 1003 Views

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Tax Preparation

I asked you all for recommendations on CPA's/Tax Preparers since ours has recently retired. I got a few that said Thompsen...

Original post made by ccwc on Feb. 11, 2013
Last comment by ccwc, on Feb 14, 2013 at 8:28 am | 3 comments | 1003 Views

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Members of Congress Must Participate in Public Plan - NOT!

Members of Congress Must Participate in Public Plan July 16, 2009 (Washington, DC) – Today U.S. Congressman Dean Heller...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by Nancy, on Jul 24, 2009 at 1:09 pm | 3 comments | 1002 Views

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Obama's Job Approval and Health Care Reform Have Fallen To A New Low

Overall, 48% of voters say they at least somewhat approve of the President's performance. That matches the lowest level of...

Original post made by Losing Traction on Aug. 12, 2009
Last comment by Libs lying again, on Aug 13, 2009 at 8:48 am | 14 comments | 1002 Views

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Obama and Afghanistan

I was under the impression that Republicans were out of sorts over Obama's build up in Afghanistan? I certainly understand...

Original post made by Annon on Sep. 27, 2009
Last comment by The Farmer, on Sep 27, 2009 at 6:18 pm | 2 comments | 1002 Views

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Marriage: "Lifelong covenant of faithfulness between a man and a woman"

Some Common Convictions states the Christian understanding of marriage: “Marriage is a lifelong covenant of faithfulness...

Original post made by Patrriot Liberal on Sep. 27, 2009
Last comment by Patriot Liberal, on Sep 29, 2009 at 10:20 am | 4 comments | 1002 Views

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Gays do not believe Obama either!!

Thousands protest to put pressure on Obama to live up to his promises. Politicans say they will not be pressured. In the...

Original post made by Rita on Oct. 11, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 11, 2009 at 6:26 pm | 2 comments | 1002 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 | 1002 Views

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Harmer leads McNerney by 6 points in new poll

Tale of two polls: SurveyUSA polled CA-11 voters in October of 2008 and gave McNerney an 11 percentage point advantage, McNerney...

Original post made by jimf01 on Oct. 13, 2010
Last comment by Patriot, on Oct 15, 2010 at 9:03 am | 13 comments | 1002 Views

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Music, music, music with band review Saturday

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

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2010
Last comment by Bob, on Oct 22, 2010 at 9:14 am | 3 comments | 1002 Views

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Movie theaters

Wasn't the Dublin regal theater the one that bought out our (Pleasanton) theater then closed it down thus gaining a pretty...

Original post made by Mal on Aug. 26, 2011
Last comment by TV?, on Aug 28, 2011 at 11:14 am | 2 comments | 1002 Views

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$25 million in city reserves flushed down the drain

So let me understand. The city staff wants to declare Lund Ranch II exempt from Measure PP and allow them to build far more...

Original post made by Care to place bets? on Apr. 16, 2013
Last comment by Fact Checker, on Apr 22, 2013 at 10:08 am | 1 comment | 1002 Views
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Election day is here, at last
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