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County supervisors approve $6.5-million in funds to help NUMMI workers

The Alameda County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to spend $6.5 million for re-training and re-employment...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 1, 2010 at 10:03 pm | 9 comments | 1653 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New PUSD superintendent, 63 years old?

"Rubino, superintendent at Gridley Unified in Butte County for the past four years... Rubino, 63, ... He moved to the Bay...

Original post made by DJohns on Apr. 26, 2016
Last comment by Jack, on Apr 28, 2016 at 8:47 am | 11 comments | 1652 Views

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Biden admits american people are being scammed by the stimulus

http://www.politifact.com/truth-o-meter/statements/2009/jun/08/john-boehner/boehner-claims-biden-said-stimulus-scamming-americ/...

Original post made by Pablo on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by AL, on Jun 17, 2009 at 10:09 am | 3 comments | 1652 Views

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Day By Day More Becomes Known Of This Very Onerous Piece Of Legislation.

A little-known provision in the Obamacare legislation has sent $2 billion to corporations, unions and state public employee...

Original post made by Steve S. on Apr. 7, 2011
Last comment by b, on Apr 9, 2011 at 9:27 am | 1 comment | 1652 Views

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Pleasanton Weekly--The Change is for the Worse

The Pleasanton Weekly was much better before this odd change in format. Look at page 22 of the recent issue. You barely...

Original post made by Karen on May. 15, 2009
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McNerney helps steer $5.2-million to San Joaquin transit district

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) said yesterday that the San Joaquin Regional Transit District (RTD) will receive...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2010
Last comment by watchdog, on Jul 18, 2010 at 2:07 pm | 30 comments | 1652 Views

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Harvest Festival opens tomorrow at Fairgrounds

The Pleasanton Harvest Festival opens tomorrow at the Alameda County Fairgrounds for a three-day run. Read the full story...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Gary Palmatier, on Sep 17, 2010 at 1:19 pm | 2 comments | 1652 Views

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Right Wing Terrorists

‘Operation Rescue’ founder warns of ‘violent convulsions’ if health bill doesn’t ban abortions. Look at this article: http://thinkprogress.org/2009/07/20/terry-violent-...

Original post made by Franklin W. on Jul. 23, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Jul 26, 2009 at 11:24 pm | 37 comments | 1651 Views

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Lifeguards make over $100,000

Not only do the lifeguards in Newport Beach make between $100,000 and $200,000 per year but they are also members of the...

Original post made by Rita on May. 20, 2011
Last comment by Teach Part Time, on May 22, 2011 at 9:35 pm | 23 comments | 1651 Views

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Computer Tutoring

One-on-one computer tutoring is available every day at the Pleasanton Senior Center. The tutor works with you on topics where...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Jun 8, 2009 at 10:23 am | 2 comments | 1651 Views

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2nd BART union rejects management's contract offer

Members of BART's largest union yesterday voted overwhelmingly against management's contract offer, which the transit agency's...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2009
Last comment by Julia Pardini, on Jul 24, 2009 at 9:12 am | 13 comments | 1651 Views

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Under fire, BART spokesman defends decision to block cellphone acess

In a press conference Tuesday, BART spokesman Linton Johnson again defended the agency's decision to halt cellphone service...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 18, 2011 at 5:32 pm | 12 comments | 1651 Views

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29 arrested in protest Monday at Chevron headquarters

Police arrested 29 people yesterday during a protest in front of Chevron's headquarters in San Ramon. Read the full story...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2009
Last comment by Curious, on Dec 11, 2009 at 3:56 pm | 14 comments | 1650 Views

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A note to cyclists

There are a lot of people out on bikes either for commuting or exercise which is great to see. However, I've seen a lot...

Original post made by Qwerty on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Resident, on Mar 9, 2010 at 1:15 pm | 9 comments | 1650 Views

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Realtors want down payment requirements lowered

The National Association of Realtors is urging regulators to go back to the drawing board on the proposed Qualified Residential...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 1, 2011 at 5:19 pm | 8 comments | 1650 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD - Alternative Expense Reductions?

The first of several "Special Board Meetings" is scheduled for January 5, 2010. Agenda and Board Packet is posted here (http://www.pleasanton.k12.ca.us/BoardofTrustees/MeetingsAgend...

Original post made by Dark Corners of Town on Dec. 20, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Dec 28, 2009 at 6:50 pm | 32 comments | 1649 Views

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San Diego Unified's New Budgeting Approach

San Diego Unified's new budgeting approach sounds similar to zero-based budgeting. http://www.signonsandiego.com/news/2009/dec/19/education-budget-priority-board/ "the...

Original post made by Stacey on Dec. 21, 2009
Last comment by Miguel, on Dec 22, 2009 at 11:50 am | 1 comment | 1649 Views

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Death of American Capitalism: The 10 Final Scenes

Solution? Get into action, let's launch the "Second American Revolution." http://finance.yahoo.com/banking-budgeting/article/108901/death-of-american-capitalism-the-10-final-scen...

Original post made by Patriot on Feb. 23, 2010
Last comment by Sane, on Feb 25, 2010 at 8:37 am | 2 comments | 1649 Views

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Passengers to face full body scans at Oakland, San Jose airports

Heading out of town? Expect to be examined by full body scanners at 11 major airports including those at Oakland and San...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2010
Last comment by Andy, on Mar 8, 2010 at 10:38 am | 3 comments | 1649 Views

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UPDATE: Missing Livermore hiker found after left overnight in Ohlone wilderness

A 70-year-old Livermore man who disappeared while hiking in an East Bay park Wednesday has been found, a dispatcher with...

Original post made on May. 13, 2010
Last comment by Hmm, on May 13, 2010 at 1:34 pm | 3 comments | 1649 Views
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ValleyCare closes Livermore thrift store
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