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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Why are BART's unions different than others?

The SEIU, the largest union in Santa Clara County, approved a new contract giving workers a 5% raise over two years. The...

Original post made by Joe on Aug. 31, 2013
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Sep 1, 2013 at 11:29 am | 9 comments | 1207 Views

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New mortgage rules protect against risky loans

Good news for people shopping for a mortgage and for current homeowners facing foreclosure because they can no longer afford...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2014
Last comment by C-Student, on Nov 20, 2014 at 1:23 pm | 15 comments | 1207 Views

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Hayashi recognized for having a 'green' local Assembly District office

State Assemblywoman Mary Hayashi (D-Hayward), whose district includes part of Pleasanton, was recently recognized by a regional...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by Steve, on Jul 22, 2009 at 7:46 pm | 10 comments | 1206 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

What to Civilly Ask Your Congressperson about Obamacare (Parts 1&2 of 7)

From a series posted on americanthinker.com July 27, 2009 http://www.americanthinker.com/blog/2009/07/what_to_ask_your_congressperso.html What...

Original post made by Concerned Pleasanton Resident on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by Mycel, on Aug 15, 2009 at 3:01 am | 3 comments | 1206 Views

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City planners OK rezoning 19 more acres in Hacienda Business Park for housing

The Pleasanton Planning Commission has recommended that two large commercially-zoned properties in Hacienda Business Park...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by Keep asking Good Questions, on Oct 19, 2009 at 5:35 pm | 10 comments | 1206 Views

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Obama's open letter to the american people

Many of you are wondering why I cannot seem to get anything done but I want to explain why and also illustrate how I cannot...

Original post made by Vinnie on Oct. 18, 2009
Last comment by Reality, on Oct 19, 2009 at 7:09 pm | 26 comments | 1206 Views

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Man of the Year

Chris Miller was born on the fourth on July. As a retired lieutenant colonel and Vietnam veteran, father of two active soldiers,...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2009
Last comment by Mike S, on Dec 10, 2009 at 6:43 pm | 9 comments | 1206 Views

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Double fines go into effect today on Vasco Road

Beginning today, Vasco Road will be a double-fine zone along a 19-mile stretch between I-580 in Livermore and Walnut Boulevard...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2011
Last comment by Duh, on Dec 30, 2011 at 11:11 am | 4 comments | 1206 Views

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Pleasanton Police on facebook?

Does Pleasanton police have a page like this one? Much better than the text only police blotter. https://www.facebook.com/polkcountysheriff...

Original post made by pTownResident on Jun. 15, 2012
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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 | 1206 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton Fake School Operator Susan Su Sentenced to 16 Years in Federal Prison

http://www.justice.gov/usao/can/news/2014/2014_11_03_su.sentenced.press.html PUSD Deputy Superintendent signed a lease...

Original post made by Pleasanton resident on Nov. 3, 2014
Last comment by Trisha, on Nov 4, 2014 at 5:55 am | 3 comments | 1206 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Letter: Senior citizens support Measure G

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5678 posted Friday, May 29, 2009,...

Original post made on May. 30, 2009
Last comment by resident, on May 30, 2009 at 8:14 pm | 4 comments | 1205 Views

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The People Are Saying No To Obamacare

President Obama is a clever and ambitious man. And he has surrounded himself with a clever and ambitious staff. This bright...

Original post made by Think about THIS on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by Get over it!, on Aug 11, 2009 at 4:06 pm | 13 comments | 1205 Views

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City, Pleasanton Garbage Service to host workshop on new program

The city of Pleasanton and Pleasanton Garbage Service will co-host a free informational workshop about Pleasanton's new recycling...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by Tammy, on Aug 28, 2009 at 7:37 pm | 5 comments | 1205 Views

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Long-time politician Jean Quan takes office as mayor of Oakland

Newly confirmed Mayor Jean Quan said this week that her highest priority is to "put children at the heart of the politics...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 7, 2011 at 6:54 pm | 5 comments | 1205 Views

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Little Hoover Commission plan rolls back pensions for current workers

The Sacramento Bee today announced "The bipartisan Little Hoover Commission recommended today that California state and local...

Original post made by jay on Feb. 24, 2011
Last comment by Steve is right!!!, on Mar 2, 2011 at 7:50 pm | 13 comments | 1205 Views

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Rally today in Berkeley to defend education funding

Bay Area public school supporters will participate in a statewide day of action today to voice their support of the education...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2011
Last comment by Robin Hood in Reverse, on Mar 4, 2011 at 3:31 pm | 16 comments | 1205 Views

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McNerney to host telephone town hall on Medicare

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D., Pleasanton) has had to reschedule tomorrow's telephone town hall to discuss Medicare due...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2011
Last comment by Pleasanton resident, on Jun 21, 2011 at 7:01 am | 3 comments | 1205 Views

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Regional employment essentially unchanged since July 2010, survey shows

The number of jobs in the Bay Area has remained flat over the past year, according to a U.S. Department of Labor report released...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2011
Last comment by Jimbob, on Sep 13, 2011 at 11:08 pm | 2 comments | 1205 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 | 1205 Views
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