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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 | 1610 Views

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Vacations and minimum wages are ruining America

If you're an American, it's likely been a while since your last paid vacation and your next one is probably a ways away....

Original post made by Genius on Mar. 13, 2013
Last comment by Genius, on Mar 19, 2013 at 11:55 pm | 11 comments | 1610 Views

AROUND TOWN

was your home re-assessed?

Does anyone know if the process is automatic and the property tax is adjusted to match the new assessment? ...

Original post made by john on Aug. 12, 2009
Last comment by Swami, on Aug 14, 2009 at 11:42 am | 12 comments | 1610 Views

AROUND TOWN

Please step back from the keyboad DK

Ok for the record I am not a Douglas Kebdall fan, I just don't think he is clever, funny or even entertaining in anyway....

Original post made by T.H. on Oct. 27, 2009
Last comment by T.H., on Oct 29, 2009 at 9:17 am | 20 comments | 1610 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Water restored to Pleasanton apartment complex

After four consecutive days without water, residents of Pleasanton's Springhouse Apartments now have their water supply restored....

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 26, 2014 at 11:46 am | 2 comments | 1610 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

RE: Building community takes a village

I applaud Margaret Fuquea's courageous letter to the editor in today's Pleasanton Weekly. I too am considered a second class...

Original post made by Ro on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on Apr 4, 2009 at 6:31 pm | 4 comments | 1609 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Many of us will contribute even if it's not via a union concession

I watched the school board meeting tonight and was so heartened to see that community members are mobilizing a "campaign"...

Original post made by teacher on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jun 4, 2009 at 6:56 pm | 12 comments | 1608 Views

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the radical Christian Right and its efforts to take over political power at all levels of society.

This 1993 Alternative Views program features a compelling interview and incredible documentary footage as they take a comprehensive...

Original post made by Ben on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by Amy, on Jul 27, 2009 at 4:21 pm | 3 comments | 1608 Views

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Fw: Barbara Boxer

> > > > Subject: Barbara Boxer > > > > > > Read the letter sent to Sen. Barbara...

Original post made by mark on Sep. 4, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1608 Views

AROUND TOWN

PGS Rate Hike = 28%; Pleasanton Water Rate Hike = ?

PGS rates just increased 14%; when curbside recycling is implemented, should you opt for the larger garbage bin, your rate...

Original post made by Billie on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by Barney, on May 4, 2009 at 12:42 pm | 4 comments | 1608 Views

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Candidates for mayor, City Council share views on how they'd govern Pleasanton in years ahead

Candidates for Pleasanton mayor and City Council in the upcoming municipal election on Nov. 2 took to the stage for the first...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Sep 7, 2010 at 1:43 pm | 2 comments | 1608 Views

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Big turnout for Pleasanton soldier returning from Afghanistan

About 75 family, friends and other Pleasanton well-wishers welcomed home Army Specialist Liberato Vallavicencio Saturday...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 13, 2010 at 8:00 pm | 2 comments | 1608 Views

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Superintendent search firm to hold final Pleasanton forum tonight

The Pleasanton school district's contracted superintendent search firm McPherson & Jacobson held four community meetings...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1608 Views

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Unfunded Retiree Medical Benefit Liabilities

Ah, the local columnists are starting to have the discussion about unfunded medical benefit liabilities for retirees. http://www.insidebayarea.com/opinion/ci_12403771 "An...

Original post made by Stacey on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by frank, on May 20, 2009 at 7:27 pm | 3 comments | 1607 Views

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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 | 1607 Views

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Shame on the unions

This is getting pathetic. I sure hope it doesn't portend things to come: http://hjta.org/california-commentary/latest-intimidation-tactic-public-relations-disaster-unions Lat...

Original post made by Sigh on Aug. 1, 2011
Last comment by Harry, on Aug 2, 2011 at 1:48 pm | 12 comments | 1607 Views

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Undercover Reporters Expose the Hoax of the Green Jobs Program

Sorry Mr. McNerney and the rest of your Obama democrat cronies...your push for Green Jobs is a hoax at best and just a redistribution...

Original post made by slime green on Jul. 18, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Mittens, on Jul 19, 2012 at 4:55 pm | 8 comments | 1607 Views

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Electronic expressions

We've all been there. We press the number sequence for the department or person we need, and we hear, "Please hold." Read...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2014
Last comment by Debby Andrews, on Apr 12, 2014 at 5:50 pm | 1 comment | 1607 Views

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Congressman DeSaulnier reveals cancer diagnosis, continues re-election bid

Danville's Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord) announced Thursday that he has been battling leukemia since last year,...

Original post made on May. 6, 2016
Last comment by Jatin Anadkat, on May 6, 2016 at 1:04 pm | 1 comment | 1607 Views

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Humanitarian groups seek donations for tsunami relief

Bay Area charities are encouraging people to donate money to assist the response to a devastating earthquake and tsunami...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2011
Last comment by Me Too, on Mar 14, 2011 at 11:25 pm | 7 comments | 1606 Views
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