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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The National Mood

Interesting survey results from WSJ/NBC poll: "But a dark national view of how everybody in Washington is conducting the...

Original post made by Stay Cool on Oct. 29, 2009
Last comment by DaleG, on Oct 31, 2009 at 11:02 pm | 12 comments | 874 Views

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Going natural

Farmer Shawn Seufert strolled down the stone-covered dirt road next to his fields on a recent cool summer morning, extolling...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2010
Last comment by Foster, on Aug 20, 2010 at 8:35 am | 1 comment | 874 Views

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Obama Hates on Fellow Americans: Steps Off American Soil and Shows His AntiPatriotic Zeal

A hot microphone caught President Obama in a moment of candor on Wednesday as he was greeted on the tarmac in Israel for...

Original post made by Tea Party Power on Mar. 20, 2013
Last comment by Vinnie, on Mar 20, 2013 at 7:32 pm | 3 comments | 874 Views

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Kennedy, Obama and Wilson

As we express our gratitude we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words but to live by them. --...

Original post made by Uncle Willie on Nov. 26, 2013
Last comment by kicksy, on Nov 27, 2013 at 5:23 pm | 7 comments | 874 Views

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New Garbage Service

I like it that were now separating recyclable items and placing them in a third can. I just don't understand why we have...

Original post made by Marc on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by Very Concerned, on Oct 23, 2009 at 12:58 pm | 9 comments | 873 Views

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"ScareCrows" Vote for Your Favorites

If you're heading to Downtown Pleasanton enjoy the Efforts put out by your local Merchants with their Scarecrows! Voting...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Oct. 22, 2009
There are no comments yet. 873 Views

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Still closed, Monday's uncertain for a Bay Bridge opening

Work to repair a collapsed section of the Bay Bridge is continuing today with still no estimate about when it will reopen,...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 1, 2009 at 5:56 pm | 2 comments | 873 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Special Needs Children Kidz Karnival

Joni and Friends and CrossWinds Church partner for families affected by disability. The "Kidz Karnival" is from noon to 2...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2009
Last comment by Special Needs Aide, on Nov 20, 2009 at 10:52 am | 2 comments | 873 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 873 Views

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Farmers Market

Island Earth's farmers market is open from noon to 6 p.m. Fridays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays in the parking lot between...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2010
Last comment by der, on Mar 31, 2010 at 12:18 pm | 4 comments | 873 Views

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Save California and America

Something I found on the internet today. Save California and America Submitted by Brittanicus on Wed, 12/23/2009 - 10:28. Either...

Original post made by mark on May. 19, 2010
Last comment by mark, on May 21, 2010 at 7:43 pm | 15 comments | 873 Views

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Development on ridges - What???

I just watched the Council meeting on the local tv. There's the Yee property on the Pleasanton Ridge and they want to build...

Original post made by Daniel Webster, new resident, but learning on Jun. 3, 2010
Last comment by To Paul C, on Jun 4, 2010 at 10:48 pm | 4 comments | 873 Views

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Did you know that Obamacare Taxes Us 3.8% on Sales of our Homes?

Under the new health care bill - did you know that all real estate transactions will be subject to a 3.8% Federal Sales Tax?...

Original post made by Ruth on Aug. 24, 2010
Last comment by J, on Aug 25, 2010 at 12:43 pm | 9 comments | 873 Views

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McNerney campaign continues illegal signage

For several days now the McNerney campaign has been posting their signs on city/public property throughout Pleasanton. It's...

Original post made by Nomad on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by Chet, on Sep 30, 2010 at 8:09 pm | 7 comments | 873 Views

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Obama confronts fears on health care

Obama confronts fears on health care The president warned Americans not to believe the "outlandish rumors." By JOSH GERSTEIN,...

Original post made by Obama on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Obama, on Aug 9, 2009 at 10:24 am | 1 comment | 872 Views

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Sad state of affairs with no "representatives"

It is a sad state of affairs when any administration has to rush approval of legislation because of rising unpopularity of...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Jan. 15, 2010
Last comment by Nan, on Jan 18, 2010 at 10:59 pm | 6 comments | 872 Views

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Another Pelosi outrage

Take a look at this! This kind of speech is clearly irresponsible and only encourages the Marxists and Fascists that make...

Original post made by jimfO1 on Apr. 6, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Apr 8, 2010 at 11:09 am | 2 comments | 872 Views

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Shell Station at Valley and Santa Rita

Does anyone know what is going on with what was the Shell Station at the corner of Valley Ave and Santa Rita Ave? Drove...

Original post made by judi on Jul. 16, 2013
Last comment by Shell signs are gone, on Jul 17, 2013 at 2:03 pm | 1 comment | 872 Views

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The Great Horror Campout In Pleasanton -- Do We Really Need This in Our Town?

Just saw that the Fairgrounds is hosting "The Great Horror Campout" on 7/11/2014 and 7/12/2014, see http://www.greathorrorcampout.com/...

Original post made by Too Much for PTown on Jun. 30, 2014
Last comment by IWouldFilePoliceReport, on Jul 3, 2014 at 12:18 pm | 15 comments | 872 Views

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A Postal Service bailout?

Read this article, then fast forward 10 years: http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0909/27513.html A poorly thought...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Sep. 24, 2009
Last comment by a Reader, on Sep 24, 2009 at 12:08 pm | 1 comment | 871 Views
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