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Our Country Depends on Your Eureka Moment

Article from AmericanThinker.com. When you don't know what you stand for, you'll fall for anything. January 15,...

Original post made by Pleasanton Mom on Feb. 6, 2010
Last comment by Another Pleasanton Mom, on Feb 9, 2010 at 9:16 pm | 13 comments | 913 Views

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Rambling Jerry Brown speech raises fear among Dems

If Jerry Brown's keynote speech last night to a gala environmentalist dinner is any indication, the Democratic Party faces...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Feb 23, 2010 at 9:29 am | 5 comments | 913 Views

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Pleasanton is Rich? That's news to me...

Ran across this story on 680Homes.com. CNBC says Pleasanton is the 3rd wealthiest city in the U.S. http://www.680homes.com/blog/2010/03/01/new-survey-pleasanton-is-rich/...

Original post made by Jim on Mar. 2, 2010
Last comment by Another Gatetree Resident, on Mar 8, 2010 at 9:07 am | 7 comments | 913 Views

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Alameda County judge bars Target stores from illegal dumping of hazardous wastes

An Oakland judge has issued a preliminary injunction barring Target Corp. and employees at its 244 stores in California from...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by frequent Targeter, on Sep 28, 2010 at 12:34 pm | 3 comments | 913 Views

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Is this the critical thinking we want from a council candidate?

I am not suggesting that Pleasanton Residents vote for our against Karla Brown. However, I would like you to read her rationale...

Original post made by Kaitlyn on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Really., on Oct 11, 2010 at 10:43 am | 4 comments | 913 Views

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Walmart-Here we go again

Council Member Sullivan appealed the decision of the Planning Commission and has called up the project to be heard in front...

Original post made by Francine on Apr. 3, 2012
There are no comments yet. 913 Views

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Found Duck (Goose)

After a windy night a couple weeks ago, a duck (or something that looks like a duck) landed in our yard. We have been feeding...

Original post made by Concerned Mom on Oct. 19, 2013
There are no comments yet. 913 Views

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City says it has contingency plan if BART workers strike

A looming strike by BART employees has the city of Pleasanton thinking about how it can be prepared for that scenario to...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2009
Last comment by common sense, on Jul 10, 2009 at 4:12 pm | 6 comments | 912 Views

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Obama's planned expansion of Nuclear Energy EXPOSED

As you evaluate Obama's Energy Policy, here is a link exposing Obama's plan to vastly increase the use of nuclear energy,...

Original post made by reader on Jul. 12, 2009
Last comment by jon, on Jul 15, 2009 at 10:20 am | 12 comments | 912 Views

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Construction spending rises unexpectedly

WASHINGTON Construction spending rose for the second time in three months in June as residential building increased and...

Original post made by ralph on Aug. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 912 Views

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People who go out of their way to be nasty

I think all of us either have one of these individuals in the workplace with us, or have at some point in the past...You...

Original post made by J on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Another Gatetree Resident, on Aug 5, 2009 at 3:47 pm | 8 comments | 912 Views

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Healthy Families to BOOT 670,000 Children

Unless you have lost a job that has not been replaced and are struggling on one or NO income, this would be of no interest...

Original post made by Unemployed on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by Linda, on Aug 13, 2009 at 9:28 pm | 8 comments | 912 Views

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Respect and Civility Thread:

I wanted to re post a potion of a thread that I feel is really well pointed. "I know emotions are high around many of...

Original post made by Annon on Sep. 19, 2009
Last comment by Annon, on Sep 19, 2009 at 4:04 pm | 3 comments | 912 Views

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Altamont vs. Pacheco passes to be part of high-speed rail court case Friday

A Sacramento County Superior Court judge is expected to rule Friday on whether the California High-Speed Rail Authority must...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2009
Last comment by Comes out of our pockets, on Oct 9, 2009 at 5:27 pm | 3 comments | 912 Views

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Echo...Echo...Echo...Chamber

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Echo_chamber_(media) Regarding this condition arising in online communities, participants may...

Original post made by Look Familiar? on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by a reader, on Oct 21, 2009 at 12:25 pm | 2 comments | 912 Views

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Investigators: Obama using Connecticut Soc. Sec. Number

Our Fraud in Chief has some 'splaining to do! "Two private investigators working independently are asking why President...

Original post made by Wow on May. 11, 2010
Last comment by Patriot, on May 12, 2010 at 8:49 pm | 7 comments | 912 Views

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As vote count continues into Thanksgiving week, McNerney still leading Harmer by less than 1%

Votes in the protracted ballot count in the 11th Congressional District continued yesterday with only a slight increase in...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by Chet, on Nov 23, 2010 at 7:26 pm | 6 comments | 912 Views

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Domus coming back?

I just read in the Mercury News that Domus is closing their store in downtown Los Gatos in late May. They also plan on opening...

Original post made by kathleen on Apr. 6, 2011
There are no comments yet. 912 Views

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Water/Sewage Charges up 50%

I used the same amount of water for 6/16 - 8/16 this year as I did last year, but my bill was 50% higher. Was this the "modest"...

Original post made by OldTimer on Aug. 27, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 29, 2011 at 8:45 pm | 11 comments | 912 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 | 912 Views
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Tough new rules on water are necessary
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Circumstances without Pomp
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