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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

State's unemployment rate rose to 12.5% in January, report shows

California's unemployment rate in January rose slightly from the month before, with an eighth of the state's eligible workers...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Mar 15, 2010 at 12:49 pm | 3 comments | 986 Views

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The Billionaires Bankrolling the Tea Party

This is a MUST READ! Tea Party and Corporate Interests! The Billionaires Bankrolling the Tea Party By FRANK RICH Published:...

Original post made by Poison Tea on Sep. 1, 2010
Last comment by Really?, on Sep 4, 2010 at 5:35 pm | 6 comments | 986 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART tramway to Oakland Airport back in the planning map

BART's plan to build a 3.2-mile-long elevated tramway between its Oakland Coliseum station and the Oakland airport cleared...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2010
Last comment by BARTD should finish what it promised, on Sep 15, 2010 at 8:55 am | 2 comments | 986 Views

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McNerney Refuses to Debate Harmer in Public

Why doesn't the PW report that Jerry McNerney continues to refuse to debate David Harmer in a public forum...What is he afraid...

Original post made by Dominic on Sep. 27, 2010
Last comment by Andrew, on Sep 27, 2010 at 4:21 pm | 1 comment | 986 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council OKs new Safeway superstore despite Sullivan's objections

The City Council voted 4-1 Tuesday night to approve plans by Safeway to build one of its new "Lifestyle" supermarkets in...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2010
Last comment by AVFan, on Nov 1, 2010 at 5:14 pm | 5 comments | 986 Views

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$1-million worth of marijuana plants found growing in East Bay Regional Park

East Bay Regional Park police officers recovered about $1 million worth of marijuana plants early Friday morning when they...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2011
Last comment by OMG, on Jul 16, 2011 at 9:19 pm | 2 comments | 986 Views

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City's paratransit starts downtown shuttle service today

The new fall schedule for Pleasanton's Paratransit Service and its popular downtown shuttle starts Sunday service today. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2011
Last comment by olfthfl, on Sep 19, 2011 at 8:24 am | 2 comments | 986 Views

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Senior drama troupe presents new comedy

The Pleasanton Senior Players are back on center stage with their annual comedy production, "The Hallelujah Girls," the story...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 27, 2011 at 10:24 am | 2 comments | 986 Views

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Why did the jogger cross the street?

To those motorists that have been inconveniently stopped by traffic lights turning red to let a pedestrian or runner cross...

Original post made by Early runner on Mar. 26, 2013
Last comment by kbenson, on Mar 29, 2013 at 2:18 pm | 6 comments | 986 Views

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CA Democrats breaking down the safeguards of democracy

Three blatant attempts over the past few months to make government less transparent and decrease the security of our elections....

Original post made by jimf01 on Sep. 17, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 7, 2013 at 8:23 pm | 10 comments | 986 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Have an opinion on Shadow Cliffs? Come to a scoping meeting May 4

The East Bay Regional Park District is in the process of making a new land use plan for Shadow Cliffs Regional Recreation...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2009
Last comment by Libertarian, on May 5, 2009 at 1:17 pm | 4 comments | 985 Views

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100 degrees possible again today, but down into mid-90s on Monday

Pleasanton and the Tri-Valley could see temperatures near 100 degrees again today with the thermometer dropping into the...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 19, 2009 at 5:07 pm | 2 comments | 985 Views

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Rowdy protesters overrun health care meetings

" his office received a death threat from a caller who said Miller "could lose his life over this. " Rowdy protesters...

Original post made by What a Shame on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by SteveP, on Aug 7, 2009 at 10:14 am | 4 comments | 985 Views

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Work set to start on $136-million BART extension to Warm Springs

BART officials will give a green light to contractors today to begin construction on the Warm Springs extension project in...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Aug 30, 2009 at 12:19 am | 5 comments | 985 Views

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Drop yer ecstasy and grab yer kid's bike!

Check this out! My son just graduated a Pleasanton middleschool, and now needs to kick his ecstasy habit because he's...

Original post made by DoUgLaS kEnDaLl on Oct. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 985 Views

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Obama Pardons National Turkey

It is nice to see that Pres. Obama is continuing the tradition of pardoning the national turkey. I just want to know which...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Nov. 25, 2009
Last comment by resident, on Dec 1, 2009 at 11:51 pm | 13 comments | 985 Views

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Constitutional convention backers claim organized groups blocking them

A Bay Area-based group organizing a statewide effort to call a Constitutional Convention is alleging that it is being stymied...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2010
Last comment by Yo Kelly, on Feb 14, 2010 at 10:47 pm | 7 comments | 985 Views

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Where did it come from?

I live in the Birch Creek townhomes off of Vine St. The creek directly behind my home has always been dry as a bone, Ive...

Original post made by kr on Mar. 2, 2010
Last comment by Tango, on Mar 4, 2010 at 3:36 pm | 8 comments | 985 Views

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Did I miss the spring Free Electronic E-Waste day at the Fairgrounds?

I keep waiting for a notice in the mail and/or in the paper and wonder if I missed it. I tried to google it but didn't find...

Original post made by Pleasantonian on Apr. 22, 2010
Last comment by Parent, on Apr 23, 2010 at 11:26 am | 4 comments | 985 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

California economic situation reaches another level of priority!

Looks like it is up to the Democrats in the state assembly and the states unions to close the California budget gap. http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20100728/pl_nm/us_economy_ca...

Original post made by Jackal on Jul. 29, 2010
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:23 pm | 19 comments | 985 Views
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