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Cook-Kallio taking calls from Pleasanton voters tonight

Pleasanton Councilwoman and mayoral candidate Cheryl Cook-Kallio will take questions live starting at 7 p.m. tonight on a...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2012
Last comment by Thanks for NO Thanks, on Oct 31, 2012 at 5:23 pm | 4 comments | 959 Views

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Palin Rebounds with New Correspondant's Job: Expected to Move Her Family to Lebanon

The Washington Post reports that Sarah Palin, recently jilted by Roger Ailes' Fox News, has signed a contract to be a commentator...

Original post made by Martin Douglas on Feb. 13, 2013
Last comment by Glen Rice, on Feb 14, 2013 at 1:30 pm | 5 comments | 959 Views

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Government ran healthcare

Read the link below regarding Obama's healthcare program and in addition only 62 representatives out of over 500 have committed...

Original post made by Rob on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by J, on Jul 21, 2009 at 9:32 am | 12 comments | 958 Views

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Who'd have ever guessed the first American wounded was a gay Marine

"Alva told Congress, "I'm an American who fought for his country. Who'd have ever guessed the first American wounded was...

Original post made by Guy on Jul. 28, 2009
Last comment by LawStudent, on Jul 29, 2009 at 3:27 pm | 11 comments | 958 Views

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Why was that :Respect and Civility" thread locked twice?

Why was that respect and civility thread locked to non-registered members twice by staff at the paper? I see comments, then...

Original post made by Pariot Liberal on Sep. 22, 2009
Last comment by Pariot Liberal, on Sep 23, 2009 at 10:53 am | 4 comments | 958 Views

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WHEELS awarded quarter-million-dollars in federal stimulus funds

The U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood has announced that California will receive $83.9 million in stimulus funds for...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2010
Last comment by Deva, on Apr 24, 2010 at 5:40 pm | 6 comments | 958 Views

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State unemployment drops to 12.3 percent in June

California's jobless rate continued to show very slight improvement in June, dropping another 0.1 percent to 12.3 percent,...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2010
Last comment by Real American, on Jul 21, 2010 at 9:59 pm | 5 comments | 958 Views

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Mother's Day rescue just ducky

Firefighter Paramedic Brandt Jorgenson was part of the team that rescued eight ducklings rescued from the bottom of a storm...

Original post made on May. 18, 2011
Last comment by jeanette riordan, on May 18, 2011 at 12:39 pm | 1 comment | 958 Views

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Notice of Appeal filed in Lins vs. City of Pleasanton

A notice of appeal was filed on Thursday. Therefore, it appears that the Lins are appealing the dismissal of their lawsuit...

Original post made by frank on May. 19, 2011
Last comment by frank, on May 20, 2011 at 4:47 pm | 1 comment | 958 Views

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Pleasanton Weekly wins awards in California newspaper contest

The Pleasanton Weekly has been recognized by the California Newspaper Publishers Association for articles on a wide range...

Original post made on May. 7, 2012
Last comment by Mike, on May 7, 2012 at 3:29 pm | 2 comments | 958 Views

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Candlelight vigil against drug abuse starts at 7 p.m.tonight on Main Street

Mothers With A Purpose, in conjunction with the National Coalition Against Drug Abuse, will host a candlelight vigil starting...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2012
Last comment by A Friend, on Oct 25, 2012 at 8:43 pm | 3 comments | 958 Views

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BART negotiations stalled by union

KTVU news reported this morning that contract negotiations have not resumed because the union is waiting for e negotiator/arbitrator...

Original post made by Right on Aug. 19, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Aug 23, 2013 at 3:47 pm | 15 comments | 958 Views

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Canadians cry foul over U.S. healthcare attacks

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (Reuters) – Canadian physician Robert Ouellet is tired of hearing Canada's healthcare system...

Original post made by Morris on Jul. 29, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 29, 2009 at 2:24 pm | 1 comment | 957 Views

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What health coverage could you buy for $25,000?

I'm interested in others' thoughts on the cost of providing health care to the 30 to 40 million uninsured individuals in...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 1, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Aug 1, 2009 at 8:23 pm | 5 comments | 957 Views

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Read the attached link and next time you hear someone describe themselves as a PROGRESSIVE think about it.

Recently I have heard quite a few folks describe themselves as PROGRESSIVES and we should all know what they mean. http://www.progressive.org/wx101609.html...

Original post made by mmm,mmm,mmm on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 16, 2009 at 11:13 pm | 20 comments | 957 Views

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Dead: 19. Injured: 60.

The author of this article states "Gaza is both the world’s largest open-air prison and the 21st century’s undeclared concentration...

Original post made by mark on Jun. 1, 2010
Last comment by mark, on Jun 5, 2010 at 1:45 pm | 18 comments | 957 Views

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Business council hosting jobs program sessions for employers

The Tri-Valley Business Council is hosting two complimentary information sessions tomorrow and Wednesday for local to learn...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2010
Last comment by Marie, on Jul 14, 2010 at 6:16 pm | 4 comments | 957 Views

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Register for tomorrow's Red Cross volunteer orientation

American Red Cross will host a volunteer orientation from 4-5 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 12, at its Pleasanton Blood Donation Center,...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2010
Last comment by WhatIf, on Aug 11, 2010 at 4:21 pm | 1 comment | 957 Views

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Bacteria and MRSA found on BART to Pleasanton

I'll be standing, thank you! This news is from the Bay Citizen via The New York Times http://www.nytimes.com/2011/03/06/us/06bcseats.html ...

Original post made by Rick on Mar. 9, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 9, 2011 at 5:37 pm | 1 comment | 957 Views

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Pleasanton's Historic Preservation Task Force meets tomorrow

The Pleasanton Historic Preservation Task Force will meet starting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 30, in city facilities at...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2013
Last comment by Mr Cheney, on Apr 26, 2013 at 10:04 am | 1 comment | 957 Views
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