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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Corporations are not Natural citizens

Why the US Supreme Court would ever consider a business entity the same as human being, namely, you and me, has always been...

Original post made by dublinmike on Apr. 20, 2012
Last comment by Daisy, on Apr 24, 2012 at 10:10 am | 2 comments | 1234 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Race to the Top Lessons and Top-Notch Teachers Affect Peers

I am providing two links from "Education Week" articles that people may find of interest as Arne Duncan and school districts...

Original post made by Kathleen Ruegsegger on Sep. 2, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Sep 5, 2009 at 5:04 pm | 5 comments | 1233 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Here is what is really destructive - 7 lies in less than 2 minutes

(Post removed because of derogatory racial slurs on YouTube commentary following the video.)...

Original post made by jimf01 on Nov. 2, 2009
Last comment by Stay Cool, on Nov 3, 2009 at 2:44 pm | 30 comments | 1233 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Irony

From http://www.ocregister.com/news/district-220623-teachers-capistrano.html "We want the school board to do all it can...

Original post made by Stacey on Nov. 23, 2009
Last comment by Susan Anthony, on Nov 24, 2009 at 2:50 pm | 1 comment | 1233 Views

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McNerney secret meeting on Aug 23

Congregation Beth Emek . Location: Congregation Beth Emek @ 3400 Nevada Court 3400 Nevada Court Pleasanton, CA 94566...

Original post made by Mike on Aug. 22, 2010
Last comment by J, on Aug 25, 2010 at 12:48 pm | 10 comments | 1233 Views

AROUND TOWN

Presenting 'Millie,' a family musical

"Thoroughly Modern Millie" is opening at the Firehouse Arts Center on Friday, Oct. 7, being presented by the Pacific Coast...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2011
Last comment by Carol Ellis, on Oct 14, 2011 at 2:15 pm | 1 comment | 1233 Views

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Get a shot of 'Hairspray'

Tri-Valley Repertory Theatre is presenting a fun musical focused on overnight teenage stardom with "Hairspray," based on...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2011
Last comment by David Cannon, on Oct 25, 2011 at 12:00 pm | 2 comments | 1233 Views

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Review: Firehouse 'Fiddler' wows audience on opening night

Continuing a 50-year tradition, Pacific Coast Repertory Theatre's production of "Fiddler on the Roof" brought the audience...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2015
Last comment by Howard Seebach, on Apr 24, 2015 at 8:27 am | 1 comment | 1233 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Herald Editorial: Pleasanton voters should pass Measure G

http://www.insidebayarea.com/portal/opinion/ci_12495763 "While we would prefer that the state provide equitable money...

Original post made by Herald fan on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by Luke, on Jun 2, 2009 at 6:49 pm | 5 comments | 1232 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

When Do The Apologies End

Everytime Obama or H. Clinton take a foreigh junket thay apologize for something that America has done or not done. Clinton...

Original post made by Joe on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by LOL!, on Jul 21, 2009 at 4:55 pm | 12 comments | 1232 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Train operators union rejects contract offer, 2 other locals vote to accept

Negotiators from BART will head back to the bargaining table today in Oakland with the only union out of three that rejected...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2009
Last comment by Tennesse Jed, on Aug 16, 2009 at 9:27 am | 23 comments | 1232 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County officials cut short confab with Chinese delegation eyeing NUMMI

Alameda County supervisors cut short their meeting last week with Chinese officials who were here to explore options for...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2009
Last comment by David, on Oct 6, 2009 at 12:40 pm | 7 comments | 1232 Views

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Union contract leading to cutbacks, revenue losses at AC Transit

Describing its financial situation as bleak, AC Transit officials said that because its drivers' union failed to compromise...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2010
Last comment by SpeakUpJerry!, on Sep 12, 2010 at 11:04 am | 2 comments | 1232 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton 'university' president arrested on visa fraud scheme

The president of a defunct online university described by authorities as a sham was arrested in Pleasanton yesterday on federal...

Original post made on May. 3, 2011
Last comment by tisk tisk, on May 9, 2011 at 9:25 pm | 7 comments | 1232 Views

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Who pays CalSTRS debt: state, schools, teachers?

Who pays CalSTRS debt: state, schools, teachers? By Ed Mendel "A day of reckoning may be coming for a huge CalSTRS...

Original post made by Arnold on Sep. 12, 2011
Last comment by Candy Man Luke, on Sep 12, 2011 at 6:47 pm | 9 comments | 1232 Views

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Obama challenges homophobia in the Boy Scouts: Calls for an end to bigotry

Gay kids who want to "be prepared" alongside their straight peers got some big-time support during the Super Bowl yesterday:...

Original post made by Chris on Feb. 5, 2013
Last comment by Judith, on Feb 13, 2013 at 8:48 pm | 16 comments | 1232 Views

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"Going To Market"

Poetry On Canvas is GOING TO MARKET with Fine Art Themes - "Market Day" New paintings, Originals by Local Artists at the...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Jul. 29, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1231 Views

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Why Are Conservative Republicans Huting The Party?

Tuesday, August 04, 2009 By Bill O'Reilly First of all, we believe that two vibrant political parties are necessary...

Original post made by Bill O\'Reilly on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 4, 2009 at 4:06 pm | 6 comments | 1231 Views

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Gotcha!

Photos from the farmers' market in August. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=2438...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 19, 2009 at 9:27 pm | 2 comments | 1231 Views

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First Wednesday Street Party

The last one of the year, the First Wednesday Street Party will celebrate Pleasanton from 6-9 p.m. Sept. 2 in downtown. Dance...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2009
Last comment by C of C is Better than Nothing, on Sep 2, 2009 at 3:49 pm | 2 comments | 1231 Views
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