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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Where's Jerry McNerney? - Townhall NO, fundraisers YES

Despite puppetmaster Pelosi's assurance that her members are returning to their districts to make the case with the voters...

Original post made by jimf01 on Aug. 6, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Aug 19, 2010 at 10:04 pm | 17 comments | 1252 Views

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San Ramon 'fiscally sound' despite lower revenues

San Ramon is in remarkably good shape, especially compared to some other California cities, according to Mayor Abram Wilson...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2011
Last comment by GX, on Jan 12, 2011 at 4:25 pm | 3 comments | 1252 Views

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Police log: Auto burglaries abound

Thieves hit eight vehicles in a series of auto burglaries over the last week, taking CDs, a ham radio, a stereo, an iPhone,...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2011
Last comment by Another Concerned Mom, on Apr 28, 2011 at 9:25 pm | 4 comments | 1252 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 | 1252 Views

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Fighting crime in the 21st Century

It's no secret that over the past few years technology has changed the everyday lives of average citizens. The same can be...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2012
Last comment by Bill, on Feb 2, 2012 at 12:35 pm | 5 comments | 1252 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton City Manager & Employees Moonlighting with Different Jobs

https://continuingstudies.stanford.edu/coursework/document.php?id=355&f=20121_POL04_Syllabus.pdf shows that our local...

Original post made by Seriously dysfunctional on Apr. 17, 2013
Last comment by J. Hosterman, on Apr 18, 2013 at 11:48 am | 2 comments | 1252 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

flexibility in allocating state funds to schools

At the last school district meeting I attended, a list of categorical funds that had been reduced by the state was distributed....

Original post made by Sandy on May. 5, 2009
Last comment by Parent who is voting NO ON G, on May 9, 2009 at 1:10 pm | 5 comments | 1251 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Its about the kids

Measure G is all about keeping programs for the kids and keeping the schools great. Let's make sure we're focused on the...

Original post made by FOR THE KIDS on May. 29, 2009
Last comment by just sayin', on May 29, 2009 at 8:11 pm | 9 comments | 1251 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

This is how people in other communities communicate sensitive topics

This is in regard to the Gates arrest and the race card issues. Take note that with over 113 replies to the post, there is...

Original post made by Amy on Jul. 28, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Jul 28, 2009 at 2:16 pm | 5 comments | 1251 Views

AROUND TOWN

Anyone have a room for rent?

I am a Manson follower Lynette 'Squeaky' Fromme and I was released this week from Fort Worth prison. I need a place to crash...

Original post made by Squeaky on Aug. 14, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1251 Views

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Station to nowhere?

Just wanted to offer some memories and insight to the mess-up by BART. This is not anything new. I worked in the 60's for...

Original post made by Don on Sep. 20, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1251 Views

AROUND TOWN

Raquel's brand products recalled due to contamination in hummus salads, wraps

The California Department of Public Health is alerting consumers who have purchased prepackaged hummus salad, wraps and sandwiches...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2010
Last comment by john, on Jul 26, 2010 at 11:17 am | 1 comment | 1251 Views

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At last, Pleasanton to complete Iron Horse Trail

The Pleasanton City Council is expected to ratify the EBRPD Master Plan for the permanent alignment of the Iron Horse Trail...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2011
Last comment by Nosy Neighbors, on Mar 1, 2011 at 9:23 pm | 14 comments | 1251 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

$760,000 in Obama Stimulus to Visual Dance Program Produces 2.06 Jobs

But don't worry, Obama's new Stimulus push for an additional $447 billion will be different! (not) Our hard earned money...

Original post made by StopTheMadness on Sep. 20, 2011
Last comment by Leland, on Sep 21, 2011 at 11:04 pm | 6 comments | 1251 Views

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State university system starts online class programs

California State University officials have approved the launch of the system's first online program and that applications...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2013
Last comment by Mike, on Jan 22, 2013 at 2:11 pm | 1 comment | 1251 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The Ballots are Here

My household received their Measure G Ballots in the mail today (we are Permanent Vote By Mail) and we already mailed 4 NO...

Original post made by Joe on May. 8, 2009
Last comment by Parent who is voting NO ON G, on May 8, 2009 at 8:18 pm | 3 comments | 1250 Views

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Obituaries

Barbara Jane McWilliams Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5644 posted Friday,...

Original post made on May. 31, 2009
Last comment by Carole, on May 31, 2009 at 7:38 pm | 1 comment | 1250 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

NBC: "Obama's Frightening Insensitivity Following the Ft. Hood Shooting"

Amazing that NBC reported this! Could it be that even NBC's reporters are beginning to see Obama in a different light? ...

Original post made by Steve on Nov. 6, 2009
Last comment by !, on Nov 19, 2009 at 7:14 am | 29 comments | 1250 Views

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Obama calls Fremont company 'testament to American ingenuity'

President Obama visited a solar panel manufacturing facility in Fremont Wednesday, calling the company and its workers...

Original post made on May. 27, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 28, 2010 at 8:35 pm | 11 comments | 1250 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Californians back tax extensions

A Reuters article reports on the results of a new Field poll at this http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/03/16/us-economy-california-budget-poll-idUSTRE72F44P20110316 "Califor...

Original post made by Sandy on Mar. 16, 2011
Last comment by Taxed enough, on Mar 17, 2011 at 1:28 pm | 14 comments | 1250 Views
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