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I nominate this as "Political Story of the Year"

Regardless of your party affiliation, this article "America’s Ruling Class – And The Perils of Revolution“ by Angelo Codevilla...

Original post made by Paul on Jul. 24, 2010
Last comment by Sue, on Jul 26, 2010 at 10:34 pm | 8 comments | 964 Views

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I cannot believe people vote for these dummies!!!

The California economy is on a downhill spiral and our legislators just waste time with mindless bills. http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2010/08/31/BAVV1F5UCG.D...

Original post made by Pablo on Aug. 31, 2010
Last comment by K, on Sep 1, 2010 at 5:19 pm | 11 comments | 964 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 | 964 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 | 964 Views

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Obama's Position on Zakat

What is "zakat," you ask? link >>> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pQG8PIqLp7k McNerney enables Obama enable...

Original post made by Brian on Oct. 4, 2010
Last comment by Me Too, on Oct 4, 2010 at 9:21 pm | 3 comments | 964 Views

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McNerney still less than 1% ahead of Harmer as vote count continues

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) has declared victory in his bid for re-election to a third term in Congress even...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 14, 2010 at 3:22 pm | 2 comments | 964 Views

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Dumbarton Bridge will close for seismic repairs over Memorial Day weekend

The entire Dumbarton Bridge will be closed during Memorial Day weekend for seismic retrofit work, bridge officials announced...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2012
There are no comments yet. 964 Views

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Hire Your Local Felon

America Works America Works has gained national recognition for its no-nonsense, entrepreneurial approach to moving...

Original post made by Felon on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 31, 2009 at 12:28 pm | 1 comment | 963 Views

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Heath Care Bill Chart Link:

Here is a link to a Health Care Reform Bill chart: http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-na-healthcare1-htmlstory,0,4843326.htmlstory ...

Original post made by Health Care Bill on Aug. 1, 2009
There are no comments yet. 963 Views

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Tolls could rise to as much as $6 on 7 Bay Area bridges, by another $1 on the Golden Gate

Bridge authorities are considering toll increases of $1 on the Golden Gate Bridge and by as much as $2 on the seven other...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Nov 7, 2009 at 9:26 am | 1 comment | 963 Views

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Teachers' association seeks repeal of state's 'tax breaks' for corporations

The California Teachers Association announced yesterday that an initiative to repeal nearly $2 billion in corporate tax...

Original post made on May. 13, 2010
Last comment by Kelly, on May 14, 2010 at 1:00 am | 22 comments | 963 Views

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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 | 963 Views

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Calling senior artists and crafters!

The Peddler Shoppe at the Pleasanton Senior Center will be reviewing new items with the prospect of marketing them in the...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2011
Last comment by Grace, on Apr 13, 2011 at 1:07 pm | 2 comments | 963 Views

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"THE BENHAM BLANKET RELIEF DRIVE"

Hello Good People of the Tri-Valley and beyond... In light of the recent Hurricane Sandy devastation, my good and kind...

Original post made by Nancy McKain on Nov. 9, 2012
Last comment by Nancy McKain, on Nov 12, 2012 at 2:37 pm | 1 comment | 963 Views

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America's Views on Immigration Are Changing

When it comes to immigration into the United States, Americans are thinking longer and harder about this issue than ever...

Original post made by Save the Nation on Apr. 25, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on May 5, 2013 at 3:22 pm | 7 comments | 963 Views

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Workshop planned for nonprofits seeking grants

The Las Positas College Cooperative Collection, in an arrangement with the Foundation Center of New York, will host a free...

Original post made on May. 26, 2014
Last comment by Mandy, on May 27, 2014 at 8:00 am | 2 comments | 963 Views

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Biden Speaks Out on Russia

Check out this piece of diplomacy from our VP Joe Biden: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/07/27/AR2009072701154_pf.html I'm...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by Ken in South Pleasanton, on Jul 28, 2009 at 8:33 am | 4 comments | 962 Views

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The conservatives have been throwing everything including the kitchen sink at Obama

Top 30 Stupidest Attacks on Obama Posted By novenator - Monday, June 1st, 2009 at 3:59 PM ShareThis Please: The conservatives...

Original post made by Truth Hurts! on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Me Too, on Aug 9, 2009 at 11:22 pm | 8 comments | 962 Views

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Blackwater-Christian Killer Crusade For Christ

Blackwater In Iraq: Christian Crusaders Killing For Christ Aug.05, 2009 in Christianity If you're new here, you may want...

Original post made by Wow on Aug. 11, 2009
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San Ramon Republican David Harmer secures 10th Congressional District primary win

Voters gave one local Republican politician the green light in the run to fill the vacant seat of former 10th District U.S....

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2009
Last comment by Pablo, on Sep 4, 2009 at 8:17 am | 5 comments | 962 Views
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Demographics present challenges for Livermore
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Why we need the Water Bond
By Roz Rogoff | 13 comments | 796 views

November Ballot Prop 2 – Devils or Angels in the Details?
By Tom Cushing | 2 comments | 786 views