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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Americans Continue to Support Unions, Despite Weak Labor Laws and Corporate Media Messaging

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/03/01/us/01poll.html The above poll indicates that American unions continue to enjoy favorable...

Original post made by Mike Cherry on Aug. 23, 2013
Last comment by Daveg, on Aug 25, 2013 at 6:59 am | 18 comments | 1872 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Oak Grove Developer Spends $379k to date

City of Pleasanton campaign reports reveal that as of May 22nd Oak Grove land speculator Fredric Lin has spent $379,000 so...

Original post made by Matt Sullivan on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by Judy, on May 30, 2010 at 11:23 pm | 23 comments | 1872 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School fundraising efforts planned

Pleasanton schools saw $11 million in cuts in the current year and is projecting about $8 million in cuts for the 2010-11...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Mar 7, 2010 at 8:55 am | 33 comments | 1871 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Brownies chip in cookie proceeds to CORE

If you bought a box of cookies from the Vintage Hills Brownies this year, you helped support the Community OutReach for Education...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2010
Last comment by Holly Sanders, on Jun 4, 2010 at 1:51 pm | 4 comments | 1871 Views

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Coming to Obama's America Soon..."No Singing in the Showers!"

Obama's socialist buddy, Hugo Chavez now limits his Venez citizens to 3-minute showers. Absolutely NO SINGING because you'll...

Original post made by ! on Oct. 23, 2009
Last comment by Stay Cool, on Oct 23, 2009 at 11:50 am | 3 comments | 1871 Views

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Pension Reform -- at last!

San Jose and San Diego voters have had enough, and they voted overwhelmingly for strict pension reform. http://www.mercurynews.com/elections/ci_20794968/san-jose-employee-unions-fi...

Original post made by taxpayer on Jun. 6, 2012
Last comment by PleasantonTaxpayer, on Jun 7, 2012 at 11:52 pm | 6 comments | 1871 Views

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Robert Murray of Murray Energy: "Obama will destroy low cost energy in America"

Check this video out. It is an interview with Robert Murray of Murray Energy who talks about a group of his 500 coal miner...

Original post made by More Coal on Oct. 28, 2012
Last comment by ALL, on Oct 29, 2012 at 6:45 pm | 5 comments | 1871 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pumpkin Patch on Fairgrounds

I just purchased a last-minute, overpriced pumpking for my child at Moore's Pumpkin Patch for $17. I whipped out my Visa...

Original post made by Sam on Oct. 31, 2010
Last comment by b, on Nov 2, 2010 at 4:36 pm | 6 comments | 1871 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Accounting Today names Pleasanton CEO among 100 'Most Influential'

Doug Sleeter, CEO of Pleasanton-based Sleeter Group, has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Most Influential People by...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2014
Last comment by Joe Reed, on Oct 11, 2014 at 12:37 pm | 1 comment | 1871 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

PUSD records to be included in student records release

Records for every Pleasanton Unified School District student who has attended the district since 2008 will be released to...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2016
Last comment by Angie, on Mar 4, 2016 at 1:14 pm | 3 comments | 1871 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

NAACP, oh my...

I have just finished watch the November 18th board meeting (find it here http://www.tri-valleytv.org/streaming/PSB/PSB-11-18-14.html)....

Original post made by Join, if you please. on Nov. 22, 2014
Last comment by Ghandrabinator, on Dec 13, 2014 at 11:05 pm | 11 comments | 1871 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The mini tea baggers take down Pleasanton Schools again.

Well congrats to the anti measure E group again for defeating a $98 a year parcel tax in our rich and safe community. As...

Original post made by bill on May. 5, 2011
Last comment by Steven, on May 9, 2011 at 12:53 pm | 11 comments | 1870 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama preaches fiscal responsibility to congress!

Read below from the guy who brought us the GM and Chrysler bailouts, stimulus II, omulus, bank bailouts, mortgage bailouts...

Original post made by Karl Marx on Jun. 9, 2009
Last comment by Mike, on Jun 10, 2009 at 9:22 pm | 6 comments | 1870 Views

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2 Bay Area men, running Pleasanton companies, charged with $80M Ponzi scheme

The San Francisco bureau of the Securities and Exchange Commission has filed a complaint against the operators of two Pleasanton...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2009
Last comment by Scooder, on Jun 16, 2009 at 9:06 am | 3 comments | 1870 Views

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Mr. McNerney, We're Watching Your Vote on "Cut, Cap & Balance" this coming Tuesday

Mr. McNerney, are you at all serious about improving America's economy, and reducing our enormous debt? We will be watching...

Original post made by ConservatismWorks on Jul. 16, 2011
Last comment by Greg, on Jul 19, 2011 at 11:19 am | 5 comments | 1870 Views

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Dem. Illinois Sen. wants to limit free speech on the internet

Interesting article http://dailycaller.com/2013/02/21/illinois-state-senator-pushes-anti-anonymity-bill/ about Dem. Senator...

Original post made by keep the internet free on Feb. 21, 2013
Last comment by steve, on Feb 22, 2013 at 1:56 pm | 6 comments | 1870 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Big Shot Obama Wants to Play Golf with Other Big Shots

Prepare to see yet more footage of Barack Hussein Obama on the golf course -- with Our Dear Leader soon to be photographed...

Original post made by Libertus on Jul. 29, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Jul 31, 2013 at 6:21 pm | 2 comments | 1870 Views

AROUND TOWN

This weekend, everyone's Scottish

Bring on the bagpipes! And the highland dancers and heavy weight athletes. Don't forget the fish 'n' chips -- and the ale....

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by Toni, on Sep 2, 2010 at 9:24 am | 1 comment | 1870 Views

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Valley Community Bank names Billen 1st vice president

Valley Community Bank has promoted Bernie Billen to First Vice President and Manager of its Pleasanton office, succeeding...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2011
Last comment by MICHAL, on Dec 17, 2011 at 7:18 am | 1 comment | 1870 Views

AROUND TOWN

Domino's Pizza robbed Sunday night at gunpoint, second restaurant incident this month

Pleasanton police yesterday were investigating the second armed robbery at restaurants this month, although descriptions...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2011
Last comment by Peter Malloy, on Dec 21, 2011 at 7:25 pm | 6 comments | 1870 Views
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