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San Mateo Bridge now open, no more weekend closures, Caltrans says

All lanes in both directions of the San Mateo Bridge are opened at 4 a.m. this morning after crews completed major resurfacing...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2012
Last comment by Judy, on Oct 22, 2012 at 11:54 am | 1 comment | 1052 Views

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Candidates in Pleasanton election seek votes as vote-by-mail option gets under way

Candidates for the posts of Pleasanton mayor and City Council urged voters to cast their ballots for them last week, and...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2012
Last comment by Stopper l l, on Oct 31, 2012 at 6:27 pm | 4 comments | 1052 Views

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Pleasanton Chamber closing for holidays starting at noon today

The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce will close its offices starting at noon Friday and lasting through the holidays. The offices...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2012
Last comment by Merchant, on Dec 19, 2012 at 9:05 am | 2 comments | 1052 Views

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Neighborhood market

Does anyone know when the new Walmart Neighborhood Market will open. And I ONLY need the answer to that question, not a...

Original post made by Roxanne on Mar. 6, 2013
Last comment by Same here, on Mar 6, 2013 at 9:36 am | 2 comments | 1052 Views

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At last, we're getting a second dog park

There are 26,800 dogs in Pleasanton and if they could vote, they would have had the city's second dog park in town long ago...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2014
Last comment by resident, on Jun 27, 2014 at 9:23 am | 2 comments | 1052 Views

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Congressional Social Security

Congress has not even resolved the healthcare bill and now Robert Gibbs mentioned yesterday that next up will be revisiting...

Original post made by Phil Day on Jul. 29, 2009
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Jul 30, 2009 at 7:20 am | 6 comments | 1051 Views

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A Great Article on How the Free Market in Healthcare CAN (and DOES) Work

This is a great article on how the free enterprise system can -- and does -- work to solve a large portion of our healthcare...

Original post made by Annette on Aug. 12, 2009
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65% of Americans want a public option

From CBS News/NYTimes poll: Would you favor or oppose the government offering everyone a government administered health...

Original post made by poster boy on Sep. 25, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Sep 26, 2009 at 1:58 am | 11 comments | 1051 Views

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McNerney in talks with Afghanistan president about war effort, political corruption

Afghanistan must end its corruption, and U.S. troops need to gain the trust of the people so they will not follow the Taliban...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2010
Last comment by Doug Miller, on Jan 19, 2010 at 10:29 am | 12 comments | 1051 Views

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Pleasanton ranks 3rd among "America’s Wealth Centers"

Pleasanton ranks 3rd among "America’s Wealth Centers" for cities with populations over 75,000. http://www.portfolio.com/business-news/us-uncovered/2010/02/22/top-american-wealth...

Original post made by Ptown Hal on Feb. 23, 2010
Last comment by taxed, on Feb 24, 2010 at 9:34 pm | 13 comments | 1051 Views

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Business News: June sales up for Ross Stores

Off-price retailer Ross Stores has reported increases in comparable store sales for the month of June. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2010
Last comment by mbt fuaba, on Jul 21, 2010 at 7:50 am | 3 comments | 1051 Views

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Candidate's Forum Monday, Sept 20

Pleasanton city council candidates forum Monday, Sept 20, 2010. It starts at 5:45 PM at Ridge View Commons Apartments, 5200...

Original post made by Lillian on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by Lillian, on Sep 3, 2010 at 8:50 pm | 2 comments | 1051 Views

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Obama's (and McNerney's) Destruction of America's Jobs Continues...

"Get ready for the sacrifice of tens of thousands more American jobs (at least) to feed the fantasy of “clean energy.” Even...

Original post made by Dana on Aug. 22, 2011
Last comment by Boner, on Aug 23, 2011 at 12:47 pm | 8 comments | 1051 Views

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To the (edited by PW staff) that posted the FAT PEOPLE thread last week:

Four U.S. troops charged with soldier cruelty Soldiers accused of hazing Ohio teen who committed suicide, military says NBC...

Original post made by Tami on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by k, on Aug 21, 2009 at 2:19 pm | 2 comments | 1050 Views

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"Jungle Book" Ballet at the Amador Theatre

I just saw the Friday night performance of the "Jungle Book" Ballet at the Amador Theatre. I highly recommend it - they...

Original post made by Inge on Jan. 8, 2010
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Cancer healing therapy foundation aids 12 through donated funds

Twelve cancer patients living in the Tri-Valley have been granted funds for complementary treatments such as acupuncture,...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2010
Last comment by Les, on Feb 13, 2010 at 7:35 am | 2 comments | 1050 Views

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Meg Whitman, Brown's possible opponent in governor's race, welcoms him to the competition

Today, Meg Whitman, the leading candidate for the Republican nomination for governor in the June 8 primary, issued the following...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2010
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:20 pm | 15 comments | 1050 Views

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Editorial

Nearly a decade of debates, committee meetings and frequent complaints over the future of the Livermore Airport may have...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2010
Last comment by donotforget, on Apr 2, 2010 at 4:25 pm | 4 comments | 1050 Views

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The American Republic will endure until the day Congress discovers that it can bribe the public with the public's money.

1835. Alexis De Tocqueville, author of Democracy in America, which was published that year, seemed to warn of this day when...

Original post made by jimf01 on Aug. 15, 2010
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Aug 24, 2010 at 5:29 pm | 5 comments | 1050 Views

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bay area national anarchists .com

A real threat to our society,Bay Area national Anachists. Position Statement Reads VERY similar to the agenda coming form...

Original post made by Wow on Jul. 6, 2011
Last comment by Casey, on Jul 7, 2011 at 12:34 pm | 9 comments | 1050 Views
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The House of Representatives performs history’s first repeat hara-kiri
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Swalwell tapped for key Democrat Party position
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