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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 | 898 Views

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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 | 898 Views

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How To Destroy America (The Eight-Step Plan)...

A spellbinding speech by former Gov. Richard Lamm... We know Dick Lamm as the former Governor of Colorado. In that context...

Original post made by Wake Up! on May. 23, 2010
Last comment by M., on May 24, 2010 at 4:27 pm | 9 comments | 898 Views

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Ex-boyfriend sets fire to East Angela home

A police officer on routine patrol at 7:45 a.m. this morning in the 400 block of East Angela Street discovered a home fire...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2010
Last comment by yomama, on Jun 9, 2010 at 8:37 am | 5 comments | 898 Views

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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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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
There are no comments yet. 898 Views

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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 | 898 Views

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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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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 | 898 Views

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First Wednesday's Street Fair is tonight--a week late

The Pleasanton Downtown Association's First Wednesday street fair is tonight. The event is being held on the second Wednesday...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2012
Last comment by Claudette , on Jul 11, 2012 at 2:43 pm | 1 comment | 898 Views

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Supreme court to decide about drug sniffing dogs

The decision about drug sniffing dogs is expected soon: "The second case involved Clayton Harris, who was stopped by a...

Original post made by Resident on Oct. 31, 2012
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Federal court orders state to reduce prison population by 40,000 inmates

A federal court panel ordered the state Tuesday to reduce the population of its overcrowded prisons by up to 40,000 inmates...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by CHARLES, on Aug 9, 2009 at 9:19 am | 7 comments | 897 Views

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Pete Stark Town Meeting in Fremont

Pete Stark (D) is having a town meeting at the senior center on Paseo Padre in Fremont this Sat, the 15th from 9-10am. Ask...

Original post made by Fremont on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 15, 2009 at 6:39 pm | 5 comments | 897 Views

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What's With More Free Advertising for Claudette McDermott?

Hey Gina, come on. The forum is for ideas and debate not endless free advertising for some of your merchants. There are...

Original post made by Be Fair PW on Jan. 29, 2010
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Jan 30, 2010 at 3:16 pm | 1 comment | 897 Views

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Immigration service to check fingerprints of anyone arrested starting June 1

A U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement spokeswoman Wednesday cast doubt on San Francisco's ability to be completely excluded...

Original post made on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by fed up, on May 21, 2010 at 6:42 pm | 17 comments | 897 Views

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Credit union marks 75th year with $45,000 'giveaway' program

Pleasanton-based Patelco Credit Union kicked off its 75th anniversary celebration here Tuesday with $45,000 worth of giveaways...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2011
Last comment by Rick, on Mar 17, 2011 at 11:02 am | 1 comment | 897 Views

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Rick Santorum & Prop 8

Presidential candidate Rick Santorum was quoted as saying "Just because public opinion says something doesn't mean it's...

Original post made by MePartyPatriot on Mar. 3, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 3, 2012 at 6:24 pm | 1 comment | 897 Views

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State Assembly candidate at Pleasanton BART station this morning asking riders to support strike ban

Orinda City Councilman Steve Glazer is handing out flyers this morning at the East Dublin/Pleasanton BART station calling...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2013
Last comment by Daveg, on Oct 1, 2013 at 8:23 pm | 12 comments | 897 Views

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San Ramon Republican David Harmer secures 10th Congressional District primary win

Voters gave one local Republican politician the green light in the run to fill the vacant seat of former 10th District U.S....

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2009
Last comment by Pablo, on Sep 4, 2009 at 8:17 am | 5 comments | 896 Views
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A Norman Rockwell Town
By Roz Rogoff | 7 comments | 1,312 views

David Brooks at his Best and Worst
By Tom Cushing | 9 comments | 859 views

Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
By Tim Hunt | 24 comments | 762 views