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What, exactly is an "extreme" rodeo?

I note with some concern the addition of the adjective "extreme" to the rodeo event at the Fair. I doubt that the modifier...

Original post made by Hugh Mayne on Jun. 18, 2015
Last comment by Colonel Slanders, on Jun 20, 2015 at 3:59 pm | 3 comments | 1717 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama's Intentions You Ask? It's CRITICAL That You Read About the "CLOWARD-PIVEN STRATEGY"- SCARY for ALL (Both Dems & Repubs)

Obama's real intentions should scare all US citizens -- both Democrats and Republicans -- who care about this country. Obama...

Original post made by Jean on Jul. 9, 2009
Last comment by Love Palin, on Jul 10, 2009 at 9:28 pm | 30 comments | 1716 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

A lesson in Obama's socialism

An economics professor at a local college made a statement that he had never failed a single student before, but had once...

Original post made by Get over it on Jul. 15, 2009
Last comment by elmer, on Jul 15, 2009 at 3:58 pm | 9 comments | 1716 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Van Jones Thrown Under the Bus

One down and 34 to go!...

Original post made by Cosmic-Charlie on Sep. 6, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1716 Views

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Rick Santorum & Prop 8

Presidential candidate Rick Santorum was quoted as saying "Just because public opinion says something doesn't mean it's...

Original post made by MePartyPatriot on Mar. 3, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 3, 2012 at 6:24 pm | 1 comment | 1716 Views

AROUND TOWN

Schwarzenegger sets March 30 as day to honor Vietnam vets

Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has joined Assemblyman Paul Cook (R-Yucca Valley) at the Twentynine Palms Marine Base to sign...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2009
Last comment by Julie Nickels Schau, on Feb 5, 2010 at 10:56 am | 5 comments | 1716 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gym headed for Vintage Hills

A new fitness facility planned for Vintage Hills Shopping Center will be accessible to members around the clock, using security...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2010
Last comment by Larry, on Jul 14, 2011 at 12:37 am | 7 comments | 1716 Views

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1 in 5 Bay Area bridges considered high priority for monitoring, repairing

One in five Bay Area bridges is marked by the federal government as high-priority for monitoring and repair, according to...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2011
Last comment by Janna, on Mar 27, 2011 at 11:49 am | 8 comments | 1716 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

UC Berkeley hikers' mothers return to U.S. without their children

The mothers of three University of California at Berkeley graduates who have been detained in Iran for more than nine months...

Original post made on May. 22, 2010
Last comment by Roger Murdock, on May 25, 2010 at 12:14 pm | 17 comments | 1716 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Library English Conversation

The Pleasanton Public Library, 400 Old Bernal Ave., offers free English conversations classes from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays,...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 24, 2010 at 4:03 pm | 7 comments | 1715 Views

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Shell Station at Valley and Santa Rita

Does anyone know what is going on with what was the Shell Station at the corner of Valley Ave and Santa Rita Ave? Drove...

Original post made by judi on Jul. 16, 2013
Last comment by Shell signs are gone, on Jul 17, 2013 at 2:03 pm | 1 comment | 1715 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 | 1715 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Protests increasing against local government decisions

Just as anti-Washington protests are increasing in this national political season, we're seeing some of the agitation locally....

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2016
Last comment by I'm awake, on Mar 29, 2016 at 10:06 am | 15 comments | 1715 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Child Murdered by Mother

I was very sad and upset to read about the Walnut Creek woman who murdered her teenage son. The fact is that children...

Original post made by Lisa on Jul. 23, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 24, 2009 at 2:53 pm | 6 comments | 1715 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

There are NO guarantees in G

I posted earlier my objection to Measure G because it doesn't guarantee CSR. CSR is something I believe is important. But...

Original post made by Ptown resident on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on May 16, 2009 at 11:18 am | 9 comments | 1714 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why is the Board planning another election?

Has anyone else heard that the Board of Trustees is already planning to hold another parcel tax election next spring? Was...

Original post made by Another Parcel Tax Election on Aug. 12, 2009
Last comment by Jim, on Aug 19, 2009 at 1:21 am | 17 comments | 1714 Views

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Dublin to get government-paid electric car charging station

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District announced Wednesday that it is funding more than 200 electric vehicle charging...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2010
Last comment by Smart Meters being rammed in place, on Mar 3, 2010 at 2:21 pm | 16 comments | 1714 Views

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Attorney General asks banks to suspend foreclosure actions

Following his office's negotiations with the state's top loan servicers and Friday's announcement by Bank of America that...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2010
Last comment by Barnstormer, on Oct 11, 2010 at 9:10 am | 5 comments | 1714 Views

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Can We Please Stop Pretending the GDP Is "Growing"?

While this is a reposting of another blog, I found the numbers and implication interesting. It definitely calls into question...

Original post made by GX on Jun. 2, 2011
Last comment by SteveP, on Jun 7, 2011 at 9:03 am | 43 comments | 1714 Views

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City planners OK rezoning 19 more acres in Hacienda Business Park for housing

The Pleasanton Planning Commission has recommended that two large commercially-zoned properties in Hacienda Business Park...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by Keep asking Good Questions, on Oct 19, 2009 at 5:35 pm | 10 comments | 1714 Views
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School trustees move decisively
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