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Park district get active! Teen art contest

The East Bay Regional Park District invites creative teens to enter the District's first Get Active! Youth Art Contest, now...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by Fair Fun, on May 14, 2012 at 12:46 pm | 1 comment | 933 Views

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WHAT HAPPENED TO ECONOMIC COLLAPSE?

I was talking with a close friend that just moved to Texas before the sequester took place. He was telling me that the world...

Original post made by Collapse on Mar. 23, 2013
Last comment by mike, on Mar 25, 2013 at 1:35 pm | 7 comments | 933 Views

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BART contracts extended to July 9 for 2 of 3 unions

With two days before BART's union contracts expire, BART management has agreed to extend labor contracts with employees of...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2009
Last comment by Martin, on Jun 30, 2009 at 2:43 pm | 2 comments | 932 Views

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Obama education czar is for having sex with little boys but against the boy scouts!!!

Kevin Jennings an Obama appointee is gay and a supporter of NAMBLA. Another classic appointment. Read below link. http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/blogs/beltway-co...

Original post made by Michael on Oct. 7, 2009
Last comment by Question, on Oct 8, 2009 at 6:31 pm | 7 comments | 932 Views

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Strokes of history

A peek into Pleasanton's past is coming alive through the hands of artists, the latest mural to surface in downtown as public...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Cheney, on Dec 7, 2009 at 1:22 pm | 3 comments | 932 Views

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Committee recommends toll hikes, carpool fees

A proposal to raise tolls and eliminate free carpooling on the Bay Area's state-owned bridges is moving forward to a full...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2010
Last comment by Qwerty, on Jan 15, 2010 at 11:32 pm | 9 comments | 932 Views

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Driver drifts off I-680 with car landing in 12-foot-deep ditch

The unidentified driver was not injured in this single vehicle accident on southbound I-680 between the Bernal and Sunol...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Feb 2, 2010 at 12:28 am | 2 comments | 932 Views

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Social Security points to ponder

I bet that quite a few folks do not know the specifics about Social Security. Your Social Security   Just in case...

Original post made by Rat Turd on Feb. 11, 2010
Last comment by frank, on Feb 15, 2010 at 7:02 pm | 20 comments | 932 Views

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Letter: Citizens should speak out

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6951 posted Friday, April 30, 2010,...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2010
Last comment by Jon HArvey, on May 3, 2010 at 2:50 pm | 8 comments | 932 Views

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McNerney's Destruction Continues: His Obamacare Vote May Help to Eliminate Health Insurance for 1.2 Million McDonald's Employees

More evidence of McNerney's destruction... Even if McDonald's receives a reprieve by Obama, the potential alone for the...

Original post made by StopMcNerneysDestruction on Sep. 30, 2010
Last comment by EnronVictim, on Oct 2, 2010 at 9:44 pm | 13 comments | 932 Views

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McNerney declares victory as counties continue to count votes

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) declared victory yesterday in his bid for re-election to a third term in Congress...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Nov 13, 2010 at 6:49 pm | 15 comments | 932 Views

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Let's chip in to the Holiday Fund

Walking the downtown streets last Friday during the Pleasanton Downtown Association's "Magical Holiday Evening" and again...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2011
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Dec 2, 2011 at 1:21 pm | 2 comments | 932 Views

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3-year agreement with Pleasanton employee union goes before City Council tonight

The Pleasanton City Council is expected to ratify a new three-year agreement with its city employee union tonight which will...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2013
Last comment by Small Business, on Jun 4, 2013 at 9:38 pm | 2 comments | 932 Views

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Border Controls Enough? Texas Senator Warns of World War Z

Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) blasted the Senate’s border security amendment to its immigration bill, touted as a breakthrough...

Original post made by Liberty Before Death on Jun. 23, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Jun 23, 2013 at 8:41 pm | 8 comments | 932 Views

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Why are BART's unions different than others?

The SEIU, the largest union in Santa Clara County, approved a new contract giving workers a 5% raise over two years. The...

Original post made by Joe on Aug. 31, 2013
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Sep 1, 2013 at 11:29 am | 9 comments | 932 Views

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Obama considering breaking promise to raise taxes on the middle class

Let's see Obama has gotten us so deep in debt he is considering breaking his campaign promise and taxing everyone. Wonder...

Original post made by Felicia on Aug. 2, 2009
Last comment by Really, Facts?, on Aug 3, 2009 at 4:30 pm | 8 comments | 931 Views

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Electronic Waste Recycling Fundraiser for Hart Middle School PFA

Hart Middle School, 4433 Willow Road, is hosting a drive-through electronic waste recycling fundraiser from 10 a.m. to 4...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2009
Last comment by Carl, on Nov 6, 2009 at 8:57 am | 1 comment | 931 Views

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Pope sincere?

The Pope recently stated: "I think of the immense suffering caused by the abuse of children, especially within the church...

Original post made by Concerned Former Catholic on Sep. 18, 2010
Last comment by Lourdes, on Sep 18, 2010 at 11:14 pm | 1 comment | 931 Views

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BREAKING NEWS: "Garamendi Couldn't Vote in District 10 (but won it)"

Chet, [removed] Your argument about carpetbagging doesn't fly. It is legal for a candidate in Calif to live outside...

Original post made by Margaret on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Oct 17, 2010 at 3:56 pm | 12 comments | 931 Views

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Teen group's 'Nightmare' on stage tonight, tomorrow at Firehouse Arts Center

Those seeking a unique Halloween experience won't want to miss "Nightmare, a Terrifying Night of Improv," which is being...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by Lisa, on Oct 29, 2010 at 8:54 pm | 2 comments | 931 Views
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