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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Rep. Jerry McNerney Keeping the money?

CA-11 Rep Jerry McNerney has taken donations from Craig Newmark, whose Craigslist classified ad website profited in part...

Original post made by jimf01 on Sep. 15, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Sep 17, 2010 at 9:42 pm | 10 comments | 940 Views

AROUND TOWN

Water/Sewage Charges up 50%

I used the same amount of water for 6/16 - 8/16 this year as I did last year, but my bill was 50% higher. Was this the "modest"...

Original post made by OldTimer on Aug. 27, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 29, 2011 at 8:45 pm | 11 comments | 940 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

State Supreme Court now hearing arguments on Prop. 8 today

The California Supreme Court -- with two new members seated in the past year -- is set to hear arguments in San Francisco...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2011
Last comment by steve, on Sep 7, 2011 at 8:25 am | 8 comments | 940 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Hmmm...Here's Wall Street's Opinion of Obama's "Jobs Plan"...

Not surprising to see up-close and in-person the graphic response of Wall Street regarding the MSM's uber hyped Obama "Jobs...

Original post made by Deliberate Job Plan Failure on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by JP, on Sep 9, 2011 at 11:51 am | 3 comments | 940 Views

AROUND TOWN

It's 'Spare the Air' day for the Superbowl

Bay Area residents are being asked not to burn wood today by the Bay Area Air Quality Management District. Read the full...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2012
Last comment by Kangaroo, on Feb 5, 2012 at 1:21 pm | 5 comments | 940 Views

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"Compassionate" Liberals Sabotage 1700 Minority D.C. School Kids

I submit to you that Democrats do not care about anything but their power over our lives and the lives of our children. They...

Original post made by Bob on Dec. 22, 2009
Last comment by Get the facts, on Dec 22, 2009 at 5:44 pm | 2 comments | 939 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Danville Police Department provides Danville Express with a record of its calls each week.

Why can't the Pleasanton Police Dept. provide the Pleasanton Weekly (Express) with a record of calls each week?...

Original post made by nancy s. on Jun. 26, 2010
Last comment by Can do, on Jun 28, 2010 at 1:04 pm | 4 comments | 939 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Explain this dublinmike

We all know that you always support the "politically correct official storyline". So explain what happened to the defused...

Original post made by mark on Aug. 2, 2010
Last comment by mark, on Aug 9, 2010 at 6:21 pm | 12 comments | 939 Views

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Next Alameda County Redistricting Meeting is 6/28/2011

The date and logistics for the next supervisorial redistricting meeting on June 28, 2011 have been posted. No Agenda. No...

Original post made by Billie on Jun. 20, 2011
Last comment by Billie, on Jun 24, 2011 at 12:08 pm | 3 comments | 939 Views

AROUND TOWN

New supervisor to meet constituents -- for a fee

Alameda County Supervisor Nate Miley, who was appointed last summer to represent Pleasanton, is coming to town to meet his...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2011
Last comment by Voter, on Oct 19, 2011 at 11:47 am | 12 comments | 939 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Members of Congress Must Participate in Public Plan - NOT!

Members of Congress Must Participate in Public Plan July 16, 2009 (Washington, DC) Today U.S. Congressman Dean Heller...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by Nancy, on Jul 24, 2009 at 1:09 pm | 3 comments | 938 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Palins 39% approval rating-Going DOWN!

"Thirty-nine percent of people questioned in a CNN/Opinion Research Corporation survey released Wednesday have a favorable...

Original post made by Darrin on Aug. 12, 2009
Last comment by Parent of Two, on Aug 13, 2009 at 3:44 pm | 6 comments | 938 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Toyota says it will stop building cars at NUMMI plant in Fremont

State and local leaders expressed disappointment yesterday at Toyota Motors Corp.'s announcement that it won't order any...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 30, 2009 at 5:31 pm | 14 comments | 938 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Powerhouse Amador Valley defeats Livermore 34-7

Amador Valley High held Livermore High scoreless until the waning minutes of Friday night's varsity football game, with Livermore...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by T.H., on Nov 12, 2009 at 4:43 pm | 5 comments | 938 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

California Out of First Race To The Top

http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-news/ci_14513439 "Today's announcement that California has missed out on Race to the...

Original post made by Stacey on Mar. 4, 2010
Last comment by Game's over !, on Mar 6, 2010 at 3:25 pm | 6 comments | 938 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Buchanan talks budget to voters

While Joan Buchanan (D., Alamo) focused on the overall state budget situation and Gov. Brown's combination of budget cuts...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2011
Last comment by Kyoko, on Mar 20, 2011 at 8:36 am | 1 comment | 938 Views

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Domus coming back?

I just read in the Mercury News that Domus is closing their store in downtown Los Gatos in late May. They also plan on opening...

Original post made by kathleen on Apr. 6, 2011
There are no comments yet. 938 Views

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DOJ and ATF Botch Mexican Firearm Plot

It's hard to believe Dept of Justice and Bureau of Alcohol,Tobacco, and Firearms could be so inept and plot that never should...

Original post made by Shock and Shame on Sep. 5, 2011
Last comment by Porky, on Sep 7, 2011 at 5:08 pm | 12 comments | 938 Views

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Another Bay Area news poll shows little support for BART unions

First it was the KPIX news poll showing that, by a 2-1 margin, Bay Area residents think the unions are being unreasonable. Now...

Original post made by Joe on Aug. 13, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 13, 2013 at 2:38 pm | 1 comment | 938 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal Cashes In On Stimulus While Bashing It

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal has reemerged after his disastrous State of the Union response prompted a brief sabbatical from...

Original post made by Franklin W. on Jul. 23, 2009
Last comment by resident, on Jul 24, 2009 at 12:41 pm | 3 comments | 937 Views
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Prop 46: Two Bridges Too Far
By Tom Cushing | 21 comments | 1,477 views

My secret identity is revealed!
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 972 views

The valley loses a distinguished and humble leader
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 926 views