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Applauding the city council

I was watching the city council meeting that had a rerun on Saturday evening. I watched as the owner of the Vineyard Mobile...

Original post made by Ivan on Aug. 23, 2009
Last comment by I van, on Aug 24, 2009 at 9:53 am | 3 comments | 903 Views

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County officials throw support behind state Constitutional Convention plan

The head of a regional business group said Thursday that a constitutional convention is the best way to reform California's...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by Joyce, on Sep 20, 2009 at 3:08 pm | 5 comments | 903 Views

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Las Positas, Chabot colleges accredited again

The Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges has reaffirmed the accreditation for Las Positas College in...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2010
Last comment by Anonymous, on Feb 18, 2010 at 11:35 am | 5 comments | 903 Views

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Throw the Bums Out! sign on 680

Congratulations to the person(s) who got this sign up on 680. I encourage everyone to register to vote. May 24 is the deadline....

Original post made by tax revolt 2 on Apr. 12, 2010
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Apr 15, 2010 at 9:49 pm | 7 comments | 903 Views

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Special program offered for new kindergartners with no pre-school experience

The city of Pleasanton and the Pleasanton Unified School District are partnering with Alameda County's "Every Child Counts"...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2010
Last comment by Good News, on Jun 16, 2010 at 1:15 pm | 2 comments | 903 Views

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AC Transit drivers' union wins court order to block reduced-wage contract

A judge issued a preliminary injunction Monday against AC Transit overturning a new contract that the bus agency imposed...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by Publius, on Aug 3, 2010 at 1:46 pm | 5 comments | 903 Views

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Is this presidential?

A bit shocking to me that President Obama would use this language. The hypocrisy of the national media is worthy of mention...

Original post made by jimf01 on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by enemy, on Nov 1, 2010 at 8:28 pm | 14 comments | 903 Views

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No More Taxes For Schools or Government

I am really tired of paying taxes for schools. I am really tired of paying taxes for all levels of government. Look around...

Original post made by No More Taxes For Schools on Jan. 25, 2011
Last comment by Janna, on Jan 27, 2011 at 8:13 pm | 5 comments | 903 Views

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Corporations are not Natural citizens

Why the US Supreme Court would ever consider a business entity the same as human being, namely, you and me, has always been...

Original post made by dublinmike on Apr. 20, 2012
Last comment by Daisy, on Apr 24, 2012 at 10:10 am | 2 comments | 903 Views

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Ed Kinney awards to be presented tonight

The eighth annual Ed Kinney Community Patriot Awards will be presented at a reception from 5:30-7 p.m. this evening at the...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2012
Last comment by Cheryl Cook-Kallio, on Apr 21, 2012 at 1:51 pm | 1 comment | 903 Views

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Towne Center Books has power failure Monday morning

Downtown book store Towne Center Books found itself without electricity this morning. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=9220...

Original post made on May. 7, 2012
Last comment by Power off, on May 7, 2012 at 7:42 pm | 3 comments | 903 Views

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We all need to take a step back and try and respect one another as fellow citizens

Of all people me, Mr. left Winger himself, need to express to you that it is time to let go, or at least work towards letting...

Original post made by Jon on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by Sallie, on Jul 27, 2009 at 6:13 pm | 4 comments | 902 Views

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Who'd have ever guessed the first American wounded was a gay Marine

"Alva told Congress, "I'm an American who fought for his country. Who'd have ever guessed the first American wounded was...

Original post made by Guy on Jul. 28, 2009
Last comment by LawStudent, on Jul 29, 2009 at 3:27 pm | 11 comments | 902 Views

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Would you want a "Michael Jackson" diamond?

This morning I read a story about an American company planning to take a lock of Michael Jackson's hair, and create 10 1/2...

Original post made by J on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by J, on Aug 4, 2009 at 7:39 pm | 3 comments | 902 Views

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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 | 902 Views

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Federal money and Congressional seat at stake in 2010 Census

The 2010 census will have critical ramifications to state residents with a congressional seat and billions of dollars in...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2009
Last comment by Bonnie, on Aug 26, 2009 at 11:16 am | 2 comments | 902 Views

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California legislature set to ban sales of plasma TV in state

Better get ready to vote out the loons before it is to late. California legislature is considering and will probably pass...

Original post made by poster boy on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by poster boy, on Oct 21, 2009 at 12:29 pm | 5 comments | 902 Views

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Big community turn-out for Army Capt. Jared Miller as he returns home from Afghanistan

Several hundred well-wishers from around Pleasanton joined in a rally to welcome home Army Capt. Jared Miller, 25, from a...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2009
Last comment by Janis Mulhall, on Dec 29, 2009 at 11:49 pm | 7 comments | 902 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 | 902 Views

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ObamaCare 2.0

The White House unveiled an outline of the proposed White House compromise between the House and Senate versions of ObamaCare....

Original post made by jimf01 on Feb. 22, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Feb 25, 2010 at 5:40 pm | 10 comments | 902 Views
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