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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

A veritable deluge of campaign ads

With the (now not-so-recent) Citizen's United Supreme Court Ruling, PAC and nonprofit organization spending has gone up 40%:...

Original post made by Maria on Oct. 18, 2010
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AROUND TOWN

So the Family Cat Becomes Coyote Dinner

I have to wonder just how the coyote opened the door and got into that house to grab the cat. Oh, you left your cat outside...

Original post made by respect my property on Mar. 30, 2011
Last comment by Lame, on Mar 30, 2011 at 11:09 am | 3 comments | 1044 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County sheriff, Mythbusters TV crew hold public meeting over Dublin cannonball incident

On the heels of an epic TV production mishap that sent a cannonball flying into Dublin homes, roughly two hundred people...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2011
Last comment by Fred Jones, on Dec 20, 2011 at 10:38 pm | 3 comments | 1044 Views

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Deadline today for filing state, federal income taxes

Taxpayers have until midnight tonight to file their 2012 federal and state income taxes Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=9088&e=y...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2012
Last comment by Di, on Apr 17, 2012 at 5:33 pm | 1 comment | 1044 Views

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'Spare the Air' streak ends after 11 straight days

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District is asking the public to voluntarily forego burning wood or other solid fuels...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2015
Last comment by Ed, on Jan 16, 2015 at 11:06 am | 10 comments | 1044 Views

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Conversations

Join TV30 host Robin Fahr for "Managing Your Money" and "PowerCranks." Guests Steve Wilcox of Summit Financial Group discusses...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2009
Last comment by Claudette McDermott, on Aug 6, 2009 at 11:32 am | 1 comment | 1043 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

"Pay-for-Play" Academic Programs?

This looked interesting. "A program with extras for students" http://www.contracostatimes.com/education/ci_14335427 I...

Original post made by Stacey on Feb. 5, 2010
Last comment by Sandy Piderit, on Feb 8, 2010 at 5:25 pm | 4 comments | 1043 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obamacare’s Procedural Fraud on the American People

If this happens, this will be the most dangerous breech and abandonment of our US Constitution (specifically Article 1, Section...

Original post made by Bill on Mar. 12, 2010
Last comment by Obama Nation, on Mar 14, 2010 at 5:37 pm | 24 comments | 1043 Views

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Prop. 16: Will it 'stifle' democratic process or let 'voters decide' public electricity proposals?

Arguments continued this week before the California Public Utilities Commission hearings on an initiative that would require...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2010
Last comment by TheRestOfTheStory, on Apr 3, 2010 at 5:24 pm | 6 comments | 1043 Views

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Pleasanton Weekly Makes Pleasanton UGLY!!

The distribution box for PW in the Raley Center is a disgrace. You might let the circulation manager know. ...

Original post made by mooseturd on Feb. 11, 2011
Last comment by Who cares, on Feb 15, 2011 at 11:52 am | 6 comments | 1043 Views

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Tri-Valley mayors team up to bring back federal money

Four Tri-Valley mayors are joining forces to gain federal funding for local projects during the U.S. Conference of Mayors...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2012
Last comment by Another junket?, on Jan 19, 2012 at 10:04 am | 1 comment | 1043 Views

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Are you willing to pay more for made in America??

Had a thought and was hoping someone with a real expertise in economics might be lurking.If our government really got serious...

Original post made by hoops on Feb. 16, 2012
Last comment by hoops, on Feb 21, 2012 at 4:13 pm | 14 comments | 1043 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Food Stamp Recipient Kids Being Fattened Up with Tax Payer Money?

According to the US Census Bureau, since 1996, more children are living in poverty today than in 1996 while the number of...

Original post made by Anti Government Waste on Aug. 16, 2013
Last comment by Janna, on Aug 21, 2013 at 8:41 pm | 8 comments | 1043 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

"make sure that we welcome others who are not yet Republicans"

"To move forward at a time when Republican numbers are shrinking in many states, the party should show "respect of those...

Original post made by Pawlenty on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 31, 2009 at 12:24 pm | 12 comments | 1042 Views

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What to Civilly Ask Your Congressperson about Obamacare (Parts 5&6 of 7)

July 30, 2009 What To Ask Your Congressperson About Obamacare (Part 5 of 7) Lee Cary Here’s the 5th installment in a series...

Original post made by Concerned Pleasanton Resident on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 5, 2009 at 11:37 am | 1 comment | 1042 Views

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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 | 1042 Views

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Editorial

BART and the city of Livermore are moving forward quickly on a plan that could put elevated tracks across the northeast corner...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2009
Last comment by Martin Isenburg, on Dec 3, 2009 at 1:40 pm | 7 comments | 1042 Views

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ValleyCare Medical Center opens new floor with 24 beds

In an effort to serve more patients as well as make their stay a little more pleasant, ValleyCare Health System recently...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2010
Last comment by Fred Brown, on Feb 2, 2010 at 11:38 pm | 1 comment | 1042 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

California economic situation reaches another level of priority!

Looks like it is up to the Democrats in the state assembly and the states unions to close the California budget gap. http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20100728/pl_nm/us_economy_ca...

Original post made by Jackal on Jul. 29, 2010
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:23 pm | 19 comments | 1042 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Is this presidential?

A bit shocking to me that President Obama would use this language. The hypocrisy of the national media is worthy of mention...

Original post made by jimf01 on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by enemy, on Nov 1, 2010 at 8:28 pm | 14 comments | 1042 Views
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