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Car Registration - hybrids pay less

Just looked at some interesting information. If you buy a hybrid (or electric or diesel) you pay less for registration. Its...

Original post made by Me Too on Sep. 29, 2010
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill, Amador Valley in "We the People" state finals today

Foothill and Amador Valley high schools were among five that advanced to the championship round of the "We the People" state...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2011
Last comment by Austin, on Feb 4, 2011 at 4:43 pm | 2 comments | 977 Views

AROUND TOWN

Free cats! Free dogs! this weekend

This weekend, in an attempt to empty the animal shelters in Alameda and Contra Costa counties, dogs and cats will be adopted...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2011
Last comment by AW, on Jun 2, 2011 at 8:08 pm | 2 comments | 977 Views

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Police log: Makeshift bomb found on First Street

A Molotov cocktail was discovered near the Pleasanton Farmers Market on July 2, a police report said. Police described the...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2011
Last comment by javadoc, on Jul 7, 2011 at 10:43 pm | 4 comments | 977 Views

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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 | 977 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Our Kids Are Better Off Than Kids in Tonga: Cutting Through Liberal Mainstream Press Bias

Admittedly, the United States ranks 34 out of 35 on a UNICEF measure of relative child poverty in developed nations. And,...

Original post made by Arnold on Apr. 20, 2013
Last comment by Matt, on Apr 20, 2013 at 3:37 pm | 1 comment | 977 Views

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Kaiser Permanente earns top clinic-quality award

For the sixth year in a row, Kaiser Permanente is the only health plan in California to earn a four-star rating, the highest...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2014
Last comment by Iris Clawson, on Feb 3, 2014 at 10:55 am | 1 comment | 977 Views

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Anyone Been Fined Yet for Water Overuse?

It's been more than 2 months since the City of Pleasanton posted that people would be fined for not cutting back ...

Original post made by highdiver on Jul. 21, 2014
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Jul 29, 2014 at 4:07 pm | 21 comments | 977 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Federal court orders state to reduce prison population by 40,000 inmates

A federal court panel ordered the state Tuesday to reduce the population of its overcrowded prisons by up to 40,000 inmates...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by CHARLES, on Aug 9, 2009 at 9:19 am | 7 comments | 976 Views

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FACT CHECK: No "death panel" in Health Care Bill

Just posted by the AP: http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090810/ap_on_go_pr_wh/us_health_care_end_of_life_q_a_2 As you can...

Original post made by Billie on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by Fact Check, on Aug 11, 2009 at 11:02 am | 11 comments | 976 Views

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Pet of the week

"Take me to your leader!" says Kiwi, who looks to be a close relative of the "Star Wars" character Yoda. Kiwi is a mature...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by Qwerty, on Mar 31, 2010 at 10:31 am | 1 comment | 976 Views

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Rides, entertainment booths going up at the fairgrounds as county fair readies for opening Wednesday



Crews are rapidly assembling scores of rides and others are filling the exhibition halls in time for Wednesday's...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2010
Last comment by Brittany, on Jun 28, 2010 at 12:29 pm | 4 comments | 976 Views

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Rep Jerry McNerney: Pelosi puppet

Stimulus: yes health care: yes budget: yes Cap & Trade: yes Nancy says jump, Jerry says how high? http://www.pelosispuppets.org/ End...

Original post made by jimf01 on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by mark, on Aug 9, 2010 at 12:47 am | 12 comments | 976 Views

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Breaking News!!! Harmer's will not be voting for him

Harmer's wife along with Harmer himself will not be able to vote for Harmer. They both do not live in our district 11. We...

Original post made by Chet on Oct. 17, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Oct 17, 2010 at 3:43 pm | 1 comment | 976 Views

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A veritable deluge of campaign ads

With the (now not-so-recent) Citizen's United Supreme Court Ruling, PAC and nonprofit organization spending has gone up 40%:...

Original post made by Maria on Oct. 18, 2010
There are no comments yet. 976 Views

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Are you willing to pay more for made in America??

Had a thought and was hoping someone with a real expertise in economics might be lurking.If our government really got serious...

Original post made by hoops on Feb. 16, 2012
Last comment by hoops, on Feb 21, 2012 at 4:13 pm | 14 comments | 976 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Dublin man shot, injured after threatening police officer with knife

Police shot and injured a Dublin man Friday morning after he allegedly walked toward officers with a large knife, a spokesman...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 30, 2013 at 4:40 pm | 4 comments | 976 Views

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Jobless recovery?

Interesting article by a former Obama economic advisor. http://www.thenation.com/doc/20090713/hindery_gerard ...

Original post made by Einstein on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by John, on Aug 8, 2009 at 5:50 pm | 1 comment | 975 Views

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What EVERY citizen SHOULD KNOW about the "Cash for Clunkers" and Obamacare...

Most US citizens DO NOT KNOW what else they are signing up for when they turn in their Clunker. Thiis is VERY SCARY! Watch...

Original post made by Paul on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 13, 2009 at 11:05 am | 3 comments | 975 Views

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Lunch with Jerry McNerney, August 25

Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce is hosting a lunch with Jerry McNerney, August 25. This is open to all but requires reservations....

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 19, 2009
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Weekly, TV30 to host Pleasanton mayoral, city council candidates' forum
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