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If I was President....My Platform

Make it illegal to lobby congress. Make all presidential candidates draw from a public fund. Make the needed common sense...

Original post made by Common Sense on Dec. 14, 2011
Last comment by common sense, on Dec 17, 2011 at 10:11 am | 8 comments | 864 Views

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Suggestion to Pleasanton Weekly...

I recommend that you add a "Politics" category to your TownSquare Forum and then only allow the user to select the category...

Original post made by Mark on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by Billie, on Jul 30, 2009 at 4:53 pm | 3 comments | 863 Views

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Where is NBC,CBS, and ABC now!!!

The wars in Iraq and to a greater extent Afghanistan are turning into killing fields and in the case of Afghanistan we are...

Original post made by Doug on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Bobbie, on Aug 11, 2009 at 3:09 pm | 4 comments | 863 Views

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Explaining 911 to a Muslim Child

As a Muslim, I though this was a good article in regard to life as a Mulim family in America, post 9/11: Explaining 9/11...

Original post made by Muslim on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by mary, on Sep 14, 2009 at 9:08 am | 2 comments | 863 Views

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NEW LIBRARY FOR MAIN

From the Independent: Pleasanton is in need of more space for its library. Cost estimates range from $41 million to expand...

Original post made by little m on Oct. 17, 2009
There are no comments yet. 863 Views

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Powerhouse Amador Valley defeats Livermore 34-7

Amador Valley High held Livermore High scoreless until the waning minutes of Friday night's varsity football game, with Livermore...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by T.H., on Nov 12, 2009 at 4:43 pm | 5 comments | 863 Views

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Clinton Kelly visits Stoneridge

Clinton Kelly of TLC's "What Not to Wear" will be visiting Macy's on the first floor at Stoneridge Mall Saturday, Nov. 14....

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by T.H., on Nov 13, 2009 at 9:47 am | 4 comments | 863 Views

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Police and suicide standoff

Hey did anyone see the police and their standoff on Angela & Las Lomitas today. They had it blocked off, rifles and such,...

Original post made by Goochcrew on Mar. 16, 2010
Last comment by GoochExecutioner, on Mar 17, 2010 at 1:00 pm | 3 comments | 863 Views

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BREAKING!!! HCR passes, Stock Market Crashes, Millions Die!!!

At least, that's the impression I got from watching faux news today. Then I went and checked and it turns out that despite...

Original post made by can\'t stand the stupid on Mar. 22, 2010
Last comment by Janna, on Mar 23, 2010 at 6:18 pm | 12 comments | 863 Views

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Government jobs: justice at last!

It looks like the public sector is about to get some adjustments and start seeing what the private sector has been through...

Original post made by Finally! on Jun. 18, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jun 19, 2010 at 2:35 pm | 5 comments | 863 Views

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Great News: $111 million in stimulus money (voted for by McNerney) to L.A. produces 54 jobs

Gee Jerry, if you're going to waste all that money, why not just divide the $111 million among those 54 employees? http://hotair.com/archives/2010/09/16/great-news-111-million-in...

Original post made by Anne on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Barry O, on Sep 16, 2010 at 9:13 pm | 1 comment | 863 Views

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Passing of Obamacare May Result in Closing of Catholic Hospitals: (You can 'thank' McNerney)

"PA Catholic hospital closings are a sign of things to come..." The bad consequences of Obamacare are on full display...

Original post made by Brian on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by Meddling & control, on Oct 20, 2010 at 3:14 pm | 5 comments | 863 Views

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Realtors want down payment requirements lowered

The National Association of Realtors is urging regulators to go back to the drawing board on the proposed Qualified Residential...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 1, 2011 at 5:19 pm | 8 comments | 863 Views

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Golf tourney to benefit REACH and housing for special needs adults

When Carolyn Zalewski's husband Andy was transferred here from Houston in 2006, they chose Pleasanton as their new home...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2011
Last comment by Lee, on Sep 16, 2011 at 7:30 am | 4 comments | 863 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 | 863 Views

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Santa Clara jury acquited the victim abuse case

The Atty General in PA, after the Sandusky fiasco, said from now on the victims/children will be heard. Today the Santa...

Original post made by Watcher on Jul. 5, 2012
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Tuesday afternoon fire, power failure in Pleasanton blamed on bird

Electric power was cut to hundreds of residents in southwest Pleasanton Tuesday afternoon after a bird caused a series of...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2012
Last comment by Andrew Heller, on Jul 6, 2012 at 11:44 pm | 1 comment | 863 Views

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Whole Foods coming to Dublin

This will be nice!! So all of you that thought that the Walmart Grocery space should have been a Whole Foods should be happy...

Original post made by Julie on Aug. 9, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 10, 2013 at 10:21 am | 6 comments | 863 Views

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Thriving Ink, Kokoro are great new local additions

Thriving Ink on Angela and Kokoro in the otherwise-forlorn Vintage Hills Shopping Center are great new additions to the local...

Original post made by Pleasantonian on Jul. 19, 2009
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100% of precincts in - Measure D Loses

With 100% of the precincts in, No on Measure D has 54.3% of the vote with Yes on D with 45.7%. Still have late absentee...

Original post made by No on D on Jun. 9, 2010
Last comment by mr_reality, on Jun 9, 2010 at 10:27 pm | 11 comments | 862 Views
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A Norman Rockwell Town
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David Brooks at his Best and Worst
By Tom Cushing | 11 comments | 924 views

Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
By Tim Hunt | 29 comments | 821 views