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Major hikes proposed for 7 Bay Area toll bridges

Staff members of the agency that oversees the Bay Area's state-owned bridges Wednesday recommended raising car tolls by at...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2009
Last comment by Mary, on Dec 11, 2009 at 10:56 am | 7 comments | 1156 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Somber service for Pleasanton soldier killed in Afghanistan

Family, friends and uniformed men and women paid their final respects Tuesday to Army Specialist Jameson Lynn Lindskog, whose...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2011
Last comment by Cheryl, on Apr 11, 2011 at 8:59 am | 1 comment | 1156 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

California to receive up to $1.8 billion in mortgage relief agreement

Bay Area homeowners who were victims of mortgage fraud could see relief soon thanks to a $25 billion agreement reached between...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2012
Last comment by steve, on Feb 15, 2012 at 9:32 am | 4 comments | 1156 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 | 1156 Views

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Republicans at it again

The Republicans can't stop looking clownish. "Republicans will call two New Haven firefighters to testify in the confirmation...

Original post made by Phil on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by SteveP, on Jul 14, 2009 at 2:29 pm | 8 comments | 1155 Views

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District reports no 'documented cases' of H1N1 in Pleasanton schools

Although no documented cases of H1N1 (swine flu) have been reported in Pleasanton schools, an increasing number of students...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by Steve, on Oct 21, 2009 at 11:21 pm | 25 comments | 1155 Views

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Arcadia High takes state 'We the People" championship

Amador Valley High School and Foothill High School took second and fourth places in today's state finals in Sacramento in...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2010
Last comment by anonymous, on Feb 9, 2010 at 6:35 pm | 14 comments | 1155 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Ragin' fundraiser earns $45,000 toward healing therapy grants

Ragin Cajun, the Mardi Gras event held to benefit the Sandra J Wing Healing Therapies Foundation, has announced that it raised...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2011
Last comment by Patty Manzi, on Mar 24, 2011 at 2:17 pm | 1 comment | 1155 Views

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Green regulation in CA: Academic fraud, retaliation, and science denial

This article and video are extremely revealing regarding the fraud and retaliation that is occurring against the "producers"...

Original post made by Dana on Apr. 1, 2011
Last comment by Moderate Liberal/Independent, on Apr 1, 2011 at 12:11 pm | 4 comments | 1155 Views

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Free concert tonight featuring Dave Crimmen

Concerts in the Park will host Dave Crimmen who will perform '50s-'60s rock 'n' roll, rockability and surf music, tonight...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2011
Last comment by Dave, on Jul 22, 2011 at 12:34 pm | 1 comment | 1155 Views

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Anyone see white Jaguar spin out on Vineyard Saturday Afternoon June 16?

Did anyone see the lady in the white jaguar hit the curb and spin out on Vineyard Ave on Saturday? I was wondering what happened....

Original post made by member on Jun. 18, 2012
Last comment by homer, on Jun 19, 2012 at 1:26 pm | 1 comment | 1155 Views

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3-year agreement with Pleasanton employee union goes before City Council tonight

The Pleasanton City Council is expected to ratify a new three-year agreement with its city employee union tonight which will...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2013
Last comment by Small Business, on Jun 4, 2013 at 9:38 pm | 2 comments | 1155 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

This weekend - Program at Stanford for students in Grades 7-12

There is an AWESOME program happening THIS WEEKEND at Stanford University for students in grades 7-12. Classes range from...

Original post made by Karen on Oct. 7, 2009
Last comment by Karen, on Oct 7, 2009 at 2:54 pm | 2 comments | 1154 Views

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2.3 magnitude earthquake strikes Danville

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.3 struck this morning in Danville. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2009
Last comment by T.H., on Nov 27, 2009 at 9:42 am | 1 comment | 1154 Views

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Caltrans calls "Old Glory" graffiti

It's hard to believe a 'nameless' CalTrans supervisor would give the order to paint over a rather sacred 9-1-1 flag on the...

Original post made by Unbelievable on Jul. 3, 2010
Last comment by mark, on Jul 5, 2010 at 5:02 pm | 14 comments | 1154 Views

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"The Tea Party Will Save America" (powerful audioclip)

I found this 13-minute audioclip by Mark Levin (author, Constitutional Attorney) very powerful. audioclip >>>...

Original post made by BD on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by Jacob/Alma, on Sep 3, 2010 at 8:20 am | 10 comments | 1154 Views

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Drug activity suspected in Livermore apartment complex explosion

Police have found evidence that an explosion Saturday at a Livermore apartment complex may be connected to illegal drug activity...

Original post made on May. 25, 2011
Last comment by Jen7, on May 25, 2011 at 8:30 am | 2 comments | 1154 Views

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Hurricane, heavy rains show importance of flood insurance

As homeowners across the East Coast weathered Hurricane Irene and the heavy rains that followed, the importance of flood...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2011
Last comment by R. Jensen, on Sep 21, 2011 at 5:37 am | 3 comments | 1154 Views

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Meeting New People

It was very disheartening to read many of the comments under another post in this forum about people not feeling welcome...

Original post made by EnjoyLife on Sep. 27, 2011
Last comment by New In Town, on Sep 28, 2011 at 10:24 pm | 3 comments | 1154 Views

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Reverse racism isn't racism to the mainstream media

Then candidate Sen Barack Obama took his campaign to a New Black Panther Party rally and march in 2007. If you are unfamiliar...

Original post made by jimf01 on Oct. 4, 2011
Last comment by jimf01, on Oct 5, 2011 at 9:29 am | 4 comments | 1154 Views
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