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How the "other half" lives

That is, the other half of Congressional District 11. East of the Altamont Pass, Rep Jerry McNerney's (D-Pleasanton) district,...

Original post made by jimf01 on Aug. 9, 2010
Last comment by Go back to Tracy, on Aug 10, 2010 at 10:50 am | 3 comments | 898 Views

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First Friday in December becomes California Civics Day for Teachers

A resolution establishing an annual "Civic Day for the Teacher" and sponsored by Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan (D-15th) was...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2010
Last comment by Susan, on Aug 11, 2010 at 8:36 pm | 4 comments | 898 Views

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Another Calif Democrat Official Inflating their Pension? Shocking! (Not)

Now...after we heard about the outrageous salaries and pensions in Bell, CA (note the media conveniently did not mention...

Original post made by Ellen on Aug. 13, 2010
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COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton council to consider employee contract, affordable homes in Hacienda at tonight's meeting

The Pleasanton City Council will decide tonight if it wants to proceed on signing a two-year contract with the union representing...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2011
Last comment by Upset, on Feb 15, 2011 at 9:10 pm | 4 comments | 898 Views

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Why doesn't Dolores have a BLOG?

Dear Jeb, Neighborhoods from Walnut Creek to Sunol have been interested in more content authored by Dolores Fox Ciardelli....

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Jan. 30, 2012
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Medical Bills Cause Most Bankruptcies

Nearly two out of three bankruptcies stem from medical bills, and even people with health insurance face financial disaster...

Original post made by The Fixx on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Aug 4, 2009 at 10:53 am | 1 comment | 897 Views

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Obama Open to Creation of Health Cooperatives, DeParle Says

Obama Open to Creation of Health Cooperatives, DeParle Says By Edwin Chen Aug. 7 (Bloomberg) -- President...

Original post made by Good News! on Aug. 7, 2009
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AROUND TOWN

The conservatives have been throwing everything including the kitchen sink at Obama

Top 30 Stupidest Attacks on Obama Posted By novenator - Monday, June 1st, 2009 at 3:59 PM ShareThis Please: The conservatives...

Original post made by Truth Hurts! on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Me Too, on Aug 9, 2009 at 11:22 pm | 8 comments | 897 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville's 'Sully' commemorates 1-year anniversary of Hudson River landing

One year after he successfully landed a plane on the Hudson River in New York, Danville resident Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2010
Last comment by Every bit a hero, on Jan 18, 2010 at 10:06 am | 7 comments | 897 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

8 turn out for meeting to discuss new Pleasanton school superintendent qualifications

A group of eight met with Phil Quon with Hazard, Young, Attea and Associates (HYA) at a public meeting to discuss the strengths...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2010
Last comment by Sandy Piderit, on Jan 29, 2010 at 8:54 pm | 7 comments | 897 Views

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VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS PAC ENDORSES MCNERNEY

VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS PAC ENDORSES MCNERNEY Dublin, CA The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Political Action Committee...

Original post made by Chet on Oct. 11, 2010
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County officials urge no vote on Prop 22

Proposition 22, which last week was endorsed by a number of local officials, including Pleasanton Mayor Jennifer Hosterman...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2010
Last comment by From BOTH sides-no, on Oct 19, 2010 at 7:56 pm | 7 comments | 897 Views

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Brown kills death row project at San Quentin

Calling plans for construction of a pricey new San Quentin death row "unconscionable," Gov. Jerry Brown today pulled the...

Original post made on May. 3, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on May 5, 2011 at 10:37 pm | 3 comments | 897 Views

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Drug activity suspected in Livermore apartment complex explosion

Police have found evidence that an explosion Saturday at a Livermore apartment complex may be connected to illegal drug activity...

Original post made on May. 25, 2011
Last comment by Jen7, on May 25, 2011 at 8:30 am | 2 comments | 897 Views

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Walmart market bid goes to city planners Monday

An overflow crowd is expected to jam the 227-seat Firehouse Arts Center on Monday night as the Planning Commission holds...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2012
Last comment by Never enough freedom, on Mar 19, 2012 at 8:26 pm | 13 comments | 897 Views

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New CVB leader -- too little too late

For many years merchants watched the CVB play at bringing business downtown, never did they really succeed. Fees to join...

Original post made by Merchant on Jun. 15, 2012
Last comment by resident, on Jun 18, 2012 at 10:19 am | 2 comments | 897 Views

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Weather permitting, Pleasanton's Hometown Holiday parade still on for tonight

Periodic sunshine and then showers are making for a day of uncertainty on whether Pleasanton's's popular Hometown Holiday...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2012
Last comment by Stacee, on Dec 1, 2012 at 9:40 pm | 3 comments | 897 Views

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Chamber hosting meeting at 5 p.m. today for those interested in its new Young Professionals group

The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce will host an open house from 5-7 p.m. today for those interested in joining its Pleasanton...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2013
Last comment by Chollo, on Sep 23, 2013 at 9:58 am | 1 comment | 897 Views

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Wal-Mart in Washington DC

Earlier this week, after much debate, Wal-Mart opened two stores within Washington DC. Some members of the DC city council...

Original post made by Joe on Dec. 6, 2013
Last comment by Right, on Dec 16, 2013 at 8:47 pm | 11 comments | 897 Views

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Is your Paycheck NEXT?

The House vote on limiting Wall Street bonuses is the first step on a very slippery slope to allowing our government to dictate...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 1, 2009
Last comment by Gary, on Aug 2, 2009 at 10:16 pm | 5 comments | 896 Views
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The Gay Rights Movement Coming of Age
By Tom Cushing | 25 comments | 1,105 views

Hacienda Business Park evolves to meet demand
By Tim Hunt | 0 comments | 960 views

A Norman Rockwell Town
By Roz Rogoff | 6 comments | 862 views