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City Council Ignores PENSION problem - unfunded liability increases

"Craig Bowen, the San Ramon Valley fire chief who retired in 2008, collects an annual pension of $310,000 a year, in part...

Original post made by Arnold on May. 29, 2013
Last comment by Arnold, on May 29, 2013 at 10:56 pm | 2 comments | 1404 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why won't Obama get tough with Wall Street?

"President Obama has not been strong on the issue, and Timothy Geithner coddles the wanton bankers whenever they freak out...

Original post made by a reader on Nov. 11, 2009
Last comment by a reader, on Nov 11, 2009 at 9:15 pm | 1 comment | 1403 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Another dismal jobs outlook

Please review the below link. We need tax reductions to spur economic growth to create jobs. Not healthcare, cap and trade,...

Original post made by Michael on Oct. 3, 2009
Last comment by Jobs, on Oct 6, 2009 at 9:50 am | 9 comments | 1403 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

What's News>??

Wasn't there a newsworthy event at the Fairgrounds Saturday?? You'd never know it if you depended on Pleasanton Weakly...

Original post made by unclehomerr.. on Apr. 16, 2012
Last comment by Rasmussen, on Apr 17, 2012 at 9:49 am | 8 comments | 1403 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton neighborhoods to celebrate 'National Night Out' tonight

Neighborhoods throughout the city are expected to block off parts of their streets and courts tonight to celebrate National...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Kate, on Aug 5, 2009 at 9:32 am | 4 comments | 1403 Views

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Remember these?

Among the 3,200 cars exhibited at this weekend's 23rd Goodguys West Coast Nationals at the Alameda County Fairgrounds, these...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2009
Last comment by Robert, on Aug 24, 2009 at 8:32 am | 2 comments | 1403 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County board cuts stipend, puts 3-month time limit on aid to needy

The Alameda County Board of Supervisors, which is facing a $180 million budget deficit, voted 3-2 Tuesday to revise its general...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by Finally, on Jun 10, 2009 at 1:59 pm | 6 comments | 1403 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Globalists Will Not Give Up on Takeover of US Roads

By Mark Anderson AFP is continually monitoring the proposed North American Union. This not only involves the...

Original post made by mark on Sep. 4, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1402 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Time Magazine: "Does the U.S. Constitution Still Matter?"

According to the Democrat Party, the answer is a resounding "NO!" Make no mistake, the Obama regime -- including McNerney...

Original post made by Sam on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 26, 2011 at 12:31 am | 1 comment | 1402 Views

AROUND TOWN

What happened to the CCOP blog?

I'm curious about what happened to the discussion regarding CCOP and the latest member of the community to exit. I'm concerned...

Original post made by Curious on Sep. 1, 2010
Last comment by CallyGirl, on Sep 2, 2010 at 11:34 am | 4 comments | 1402 Views

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UNDERGROUND Railroad in Pleasanton

Did you know that there is an underground railroad that goes from Livermore Lab through Pleasanton to San Jose? I heard...

Original post made by Karen C on Feb. 5, 2011
Last comment by Michelle, on Feb 7, 2011 at 8:09 pm | 9 comments | 1402 Views

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Breakfast with friends at the Hometown Pancake Day

Pancakes, sausages, orange juice and coffee in a beautiful park with lots of friends. What better way to start a Saturday?...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2011
Last comment by Tara, on Jun 3, 2011 at 12:43 pm | 1 comment | 1402 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama's Short Coat Tails

With the election of Republican Senator Scott Brown to the formerly held & much coveted senate seat of the late Ted Kennedy,...

Original post made by Nosy Neighbors on Jan. 19, 2010
Last comment by Nosy Neighbors, on Jan 26, 2010 at 11:35 am | 23 comments | 1401 Views

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Tea Party shows its true colors

"Racist Orange County Republican Email: President Obama and His Parents Are Apes" Is the "kindly little old lady" mentioned...

Original post made by MePartyPatriot on Apr. 17, 2011
Last comment by Sick of It, on Apr 25, 2011 at 7:49 am | 5 comments | 1401 Views

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Neither Party Has The Answers:

Look, I don’t think that any Republican Party, Conservatives, Democratic Party, Liberals, Moderates or any other Labeled...

Original post made by Puppets! on Aug. 6, 2009
Last comment by Karen, on Aug 9, 2009 at 12:02 pm | 10 comments | 1401 Views

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District reports no 'documented cases' of H1N1 in Pleasanton schools

Although no documented cases of H1N1 (swine flu) have been reported in Pleasanton schools, an increasing number of students...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by Steve, on Oct 21, 2009 at 11:21 pm | 25 comments | 1401 Views

AROUND TOWN

Ghostly encounter

Shirley Ann Garcia has always known she had a psychic ability. Possibly passed down from her mother, she claims to have the...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2009
Last comment by Stephanie, on Oct 31, 2009 at 2:00 pm | 3 comments | 1401 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fannie Mae to keep conforming mortgage loans at $625,000

The California Association of Realtors praised the Federal Housing Finance Agency this week for deciding to keep the 2014...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2014
Last comment by SimpleMinds, on Jul 17, 2014 at 12:42 pm | 3 comments | 1401 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART riders warned to prepare for strike, but date not certain

Bay Area transportation officials are urging BART riders to plan alternative methods of getting to and from work in the event...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by Joey, on Jun 24, 2009 at 4:15 pm | 2 comments | 1401 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

State Supremes rule juvenile convictions can qualify under '3 strikes' law

The California Supreme Court ruled in San Francisco Thursday that a previous juvenile court judgment can qualify as a "strike"...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by Alison, on Jul 3, 2009 at 9:45 pm | 4 comments | 1401 Views
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