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Letters: Candidate funding

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7447 posted Friday, October 1,...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by A Neighbor, on Oct 2, 2010 at 10:31 pm | 4 comments | 937 Views

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Trick or treat trade

In his never-ending mission to keep children's teeth healthy, Pleasanton pediatric dentist and orthodontist Steven Nerad...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2011
Last comment by JT, on Nov 7, 2011 at 4:10 pm | 1 comment | 937 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 | 937 Views

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High density low income housing off of Martin Avenue

I received a notification in the mail about potential development of land east of Martin Avenue which the city owns. 235...

Original post made by Andreas on May. 14, 2013
Last comment by Livermoron, on May 18, 2013 at 10:08 am | 5 comments | 937 Views

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State parks officials: budget cuts could mean park closures

California could be forced to close up to 100 state parks after last-minute line-item vetoes and other cuts in the state...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 31, 2009 at 4:32 pm | 3 comments | 936 Views

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World Trade Center Inside Job Cover Up

Before you blow this off as propaganda or a conspiracy theory, whatch the Video scientific reprort. http://www.youtube.com/user/WizardofOunces...

Original post made by The Truth on Aug. 14, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Aug 14, 2009 at 3:16 pm | 4 comments | 936 Views

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Rep. Massa: I will vote against the interests of my district

So much for a representative democracy. It is this type of thinking that causes many of us to work for making in-cumbents...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 17, 2009
Last comment by Me Too, on Aug 17, 2009 at 11:23 pm | 1 comment | 936 Views

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How Does Health Care Reform Affect Me?

Tired of getting sound bytes on the subject? ProPublica, a non-profit investigative journalism organization, has a nice...

Original post made by Stacey on Mar. 19, 2010
Last comment by Keeps getting worse, on Mar 20, 2010 at 2:59 pm | 4 comments | 936 Views

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Bacteria and MRSA found on BART to Pleasanton

I'll be standing, thank you! This news is from the Bay Citizen via The New York Times http://www.nytimes.com/2011/03/06/us/06bcseats.html ...

Original post made by Rick on Mar. 9, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 9, 2011 at 5:37 pm | 1 comment | 936 Views

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This is what is sinking California...

"Public Employee Unions Are Sinking California. Months after closing its last budget gap, the Golden State is $20 billion...

Original post made by Curt on Jan. 24, 2010
Last comment by Yea Willie !, on Feb 3, 2010 at 10:43 am | 13 comments | 935 Views

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OK given for petitions to be circulated to change legislative vote requirements

Secretary of State Debra Bowen today announced that George Lakoff, the proponent of a new initiative that would change the...

Original post made on May. 17, 2010
Last comment by Kelly, on May 19, 2010 at 4:32 pm | 5 comments | 935 Views

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New FCC rules on wireless microphone could affect local users

New Federal Communication Commission rules bearing on the use of wireless microphones that went into effect last month affect...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2010
Last comment by Karl Winkler, on Jul 26, 2010 at 7:42 am | 1 comment | 935 Views

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Not all Dem. Congressmen are like McNerney..

Mike Thompson, D-Mendocino, conducts TownHall meetings. Where's Jerry??? http://www.mendocinobeacon.com/news/ci_15827545?source=rss unclehomerr.. ...

Original post made by unclehomerr.. on Aug. 21, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 23, 2010 at 6:27 pm | 3 comments | 935 Views

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Celebrate Pleasanton tonight at the last First Wednesday Party tonight

Pleasanton Downtown Association will host the last First Wednesday Street Party of the season by celebrating Pleasanton tonight...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2010
Last comment by Bob, on Sep 2, 2010 at 5:52 am | 2 comments | 935 Views

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One in Seven Americans Living in Poverty-Wake up Pleasantonians

This topic is not a GOP or Dem bashing platform, it's a wake up call. 1 in 7 Americans in poverty in 2009, census says...

Original post made by What a Shame on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by Ironic, on Sep 21, 2010 at 10:23 am | 23 comments | 935 Views

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Is this presidential?

A bit shocking to me that President Obama would use this language. The hypocrisy of the national media is worthy of mention...

Original post made by jimf01 on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by enemy, on Nov 1, 2010 at 8:28 pm | 14 comments | 935 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 | 935 Views

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Chase gets OK to demolish Santa Rita shopping center for new bank

The Pleasanton Planning Commission has approved a bid by J.P. Morgan Chase to tear down the aging Santa Rita Junction Shopping...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2013
Last comment by Concerned, on Feb 25, 2013 at 11:53 am | 4 comments | 935 Views

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Commuters can expect delays this week on Crow Canyon Road through Castro Valley

Due to roadway resurfacing work, drivers should expect significant delays between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. on...

Original post made on May. 7, 2013
Last comment by just me, on May 7, 2013 at 10:46 am | 1 comment | 935 Views

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Operator of BART train that killed 2 in training

The operator of a BART train that struck and killed two workers near the Walnut Creek station on Saturday was in training,...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2013
Last comment by Did you expect BARTD Integrity?, on Oct 23, 2013 at 10:37 am | 10 comments | 935 Views
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Tough new rules on water are necessary
By Tim Hunt | 10 comments | 1,097 views

Circumstances without Pomp
By Roz Rogoff | 3 comments | 940 views

‘Much Ado’ or is it Adios for ObamaCare?
By Tom Cushing | 3 comments | 165 views