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Healthy Families to BOOT 670,000 Children

Unless you have lost a job that has not been replaced and are struggling on one or NO income, this would be of no interest...

Original post made by Unemployed on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by Linda, on Aug 13, 2009 at 9:28 pm | 8 comments | 886 Views

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Read the attached link and next time you hear someone describe themselves as a PROGRESSIVE think about it.

Recently I have heard quite a few folks describe themselves as PROGRESSIVES and we should all know what they mean. http://www.progressive.org/wx101609.html...

Original post made by mmm,mmm,mmm on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 16, 2009 at 11:13 pm | 20 comments | 886 Views

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Amtrak launches safety campaign to curb pedestrian accidents on tracks

Amtrak is kicking off a rail safety campaign today to reduce the number of pedestrians who are killed or injured by trains,...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 24, 2010 at 5:25 pm | 6 comments | 886 Views

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Business News: June sales up for Ross Stores

Off-price retailer Ross Stores has reported increases in comparable store sales for the month of June. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2010
Last comment by mbt fuaba, on Jul 21, 2010 at 7:50 am | 3 comments | 886 Views

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Seniors are invited to learn about the Internet

Pleasanton Senior Center will host a workshop on "Learn What the Internet Can Do for You" today from 9:30-11 a.m., Wednesday,...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2011
Last comment by senior helper, on Jan 13, 2011 at 9:02 pm | 2 comments | 886 Views

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Look for 'Vows' inside Pleasanton Weekly on Feb. 18

Fewer days are more special than a wedding day. You can ensure your message reaches affluent households in Pleasanton by...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2011
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$2,000,000,000,000: Thanks Harry Reid

Thanks to Harry Reid for confirming on the Senate floor what most of us have believed all along. The currently proposed health...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Oct. 15, 2009
Last comment by Joseph, on Oct 16, 2009 at 12:44 pm | 15 comments | 885 Views

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Echo...Echo...Echo...Chamber

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Echo_chamber_(media) Regarding this condition arising in online communities, participants may...

Original post made by Look Familiar? on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by a reader, on Oct 21, 2009 at 12:25 pm | 2 comments | 885 Views

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Services Thursday for DeWitt Wilson, Pleasanton developer who died Monday

A funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Augustine Catholic Church for DeWitt (Dee) Wilson who died Monday...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2010
Last comment by Juli Stewart, on Jan 13, 2010 at 10:33 am | 2 comments | 885 Views

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Get to know www.AmericanThinker.com

I have learned more from the American Thinker than any other source of political information. Rush Limbaugh and Mark Levin...

Original post made by Pleasanton Mom on Mar. 18, 2010
Last comment by The Liberals are Coming!, on Mar 18, 2010 at 11:27 pm | 15 comments | 885 Views

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OUTRAGEOUS! McNerney Votes to Give Himself YET ANOTHER RAISE! (and in THIS RECESSION!)

McNerney...you are pathetic! Link >>> http://clerk.house.gov/evs/2007/roll836.xml ...

Original post made by Amy on May. 29, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on May 31, 2010 at 11:10 am | 11 comments | 885 Views

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HUGE NEIGHBORHOOD GARAGE SALE IN PLEASANTON - Sat 6/26 8:30 - 2:00

Huge Neighborhood Garage Sale in Pleasanton Saturday June 26th from 8:30am to 2:00pm Located in the Jensen/Amador Neighborhood...

Original post made by Moxley Team on Jun. 25, 2010
Last comment by Edwas, on Jun 27, 2010 at 7:31 pm | 6 comments | 885 Views

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Nebraska man arrested by Pleasanton police for alleged child molestation

Nebraska man arrested by Pleasanton police for alleged child molestation By Sophia Kazmi Contra Costa Times Posted: 08/19/2010...

Original post made by Disgusted on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by A mom, on Aug 22, 2010 at 8:16 pm | 4 comments | 885 Views

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Letters

<B>Agreement was reached Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7903 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2011
Last comment by frank, on Feb 25, 2011 at 8:59 pm | 1 comment | 885 Views

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Water/Sewage Charges up 50%

I used the same amount of water for 6/16 - 8/16 this year as I did last year, but my bill was 50% higher. Was this the "modest"...

Original post made by OldTimer on Aug. 27, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 29, 2011 at 8:45 pm | 11 comments | 885 Views

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Local labs sponsoring 'Expanding your horizons' conference today

The 34th annual Tri-Valley Expanding Your Horizons Conference is being held today in the Las Positas College Gymnasium, 3000...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2013
Last comment by A Neighbor, on Mar 2, 2013 at 11:37 am | 2 comments | 885 Views

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Pleasanton Council to discuss proposed employee union contract at meeting tonight

"Pleasanton Council to discuss proposed employee union contract at meeting tonight by Jeb Bing Pleasanton Weekly Staff...

Original post made by J.Q.P. on May. 21, 2013
Last comment by Arnold, on May 21, 2013 at 10:37 pm | 6 comments | 885 Views

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Downtown Danville streets to close for Hot Summer Nights festivities starting at 2 p.m. today

Motorists heading to Danville today should be advised that Hartz and East Prospect avenues will be closed to traffic from...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 14, 2013 at 4:37 pm | 2 comments | 885 Views

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Controversy stems over President Obama's speech to students

Many students were greeted by President Barack Obama Tuesday morning as they were back in the classrooms from the Labor Day...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by falcon mom, on Sep 14, 2009 at 4:01 pm | 10 comments | 884 Views

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How Industry Affects Legislation

"To understand how the pharmaceutical industry is helping to shape the nation’s health care policies, it helps to understand...

Original post made by Stacey on Oct. 26, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 28, 2009 at 9:12 am | 6 comments | 884 Views
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David Brooks at his Best – and Worst
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Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
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