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Enjoy fireworks early!

Experience the Fair's spectacular fireworks display at approximately tonight 9:30 p.m. July 2 at the Alameda County Fairgrounds,...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by Rick, on Jul 4, 2010 at 7:34 pm | 6 comments | 1244 Views

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Somewhere to lay our Pets

I have been wondering for years actually why we don't have a pet cemetery in our town or in or around the trivalley, I know...

Original post made by Christy Classen on Aug. 20, 2010
Last comment by R Lou, on Aug 23, 2010 at 3:23 pm | 7 comments | 1244 Views

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Are you willing to pay more for made in America??

Had a thought and was hoping someone with a real expertise in economics might be lurking.If our government really got serious...

Original post made by hoops on Feb. 16, 2012
Last comment by hoops, on Feb 21, 2012 at 4:13 pm | 14 comments | 1244 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

"Pay-for-Play" Academic Programs?

This looked interesting. "A program with extras for students" http://www.contracostatimes.com/education/ci_14335427 I...

Original post made by Stacey on Feb. 5, 2010
Last comment by Sandy Piderit, on Feb 8, 2010 at 5:25 pm | 4 comments | 1243 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Ted Cruz Admits Obamaphobia: Won't Support Immigration Reform

Original post made by William the Free on Jun. 11, 2013
Last comment by Freddie, on Jun 16, 2013 at 6:27 pm | 14 comments | 1243 Views

AROUND TOWN

PG & E Transformer blows on Springdale Ave - No power tonight for West Side

A PG & E transformer caught on fire on Springdale Ave near Stoneridge Dr (across from the mall). Power out to most of West...

Original post made by Jim on Jul. 19, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1243 Views

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Passengers to face full body scans at Oakland, San Jose airports

Heading out of town? Expect to be examined by full body scanners at 11 major airports including those at Oakland and San...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2010
Last comment by Andy, on Mar 8, 2010 at 10:38 am | 3 comments | 1243 Views

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Stoneridge Drive

Is there a reason that Soneridge Drive is still a disaster. Did the city forget that need they to complete the lines that...

Original post made by Mike on Nov. 21, 2011
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Nov 24, 2011 at 9:57 am | 3 comments | 1243 Views

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Fannie Mae to keep conforming mortgage loans at $625,000

The California Association of Realtors praised the Federal Housing Finance Agency this week for deciding to keep the 2014...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2014
Last comment by SimpleMinds, on Jul 17, 2014 at 12:42 pm | 3 comments | 1243 Views

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Why not a referendum?

The city is abuzz with backers of a proposed referendum to overturn the City Council's Jan. 5 decision to allow development...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2016
Last comment by kmary1, on Feb 1, 2016 at 10:20 am | 29 comments | 1243 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Altamont vs. Pacheco passes to be part of high-speed rail court case Friday

A Sacramento County Superior Court judge is expected to rule Friday on whether the California High-Speed Rail Authority must...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2009
Last comment by Comes out of our pockets, on Oct 9, 2009 at 5:27 pm | 3 comments | 1243 Views

AROUND TOWN

Meeting New People

It was very disheartening to read many of the comments under another post in this forum about people not feeling welcome...

Original post made by EnjoyLife on Sep. 27, 2011
Last comment by New In Town, on Sep 28, 2011 at 10:24 pm | 3 comments | 1242 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Terrorists winning in Pleasanton

On September the eleventh, 2001, the worst terrorist attack in the history of mankind was inflicted on our proud United States...

Original post made by Patriot on Aug. 29, 2009
Last comment by Patriot, on Aug 30, 2009 at 12:10 pm | 12 comments | 1241 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Change in Teachers' Education: article

This article talks about change in teachers' education: http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/10/21/duncan.teacher.education.reform/index.html...

Original post made by Resident on Oct. 21, 2009
Last comment by Disillusioned, on Oct 22, 2009 at 11:49 am | 6 comments | 1241 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

You call them "illegals" and want to deny health care? 20,000 a year-Slaves!

MEXICO (TIER 2) [Extracted from U.S. State Dept Trafficking in Persons Report, June 2009] Mexico is a large source,...

Original post made by Slaves on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Concerned, on Aug 11, 2009 at 2:50 pm | 3 comments | 1241 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Employees protest decision to close Superior, other state courts one day a month

Court workers from throughout the Bay Area expressed frustration at a rally in San Francisco Wednesday over a decision by...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Sep 18, 2009 at 2:55 am | 6 comments | 1241 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Description of McNerney: "Anti-American, Traitor, Spineless, Sell-Out"...

McNerney, Your "yes" vote will destroy America. We cannot afford it. It will make healthcare much worse. It will bankrupt...

Original post made by Bill on Mar. 21, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Mar 21, 2010 at 7:52 pm | 21 comments | 1241 Views

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Public hearings planned on AC Transit bid to cut service 15%

Faced with a deficit that could grow to as much as $57 million by the end of the current fiscal year, the Alameda-Contra...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2009
Last comment by Fred, on Sep 13, 2009 at 8:56 pm | 1 comment | 1241 Views

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Douglas Kendall appologises... (..sniff)

"...Please be respectful and truthful in your postings... " uh oh... Busted! Okay, I'll stop with the nonsense... But,...

Original post made by Douglas Kendall on Oct. 3, 2009
Last comment by mary, on Oct 3, 2009 at 5:39 pm | 2 comments | 1241 Views

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Caltrans planning another Bay Bridge closure, but probably not until next year

The California Department of Transportation is planning another Bay Bridge closure, most likely early next year, to readdress...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2009
Last comment by Julia, on Nov 17, 2009 at 8:52 am | 1 comment | 1241 Views
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