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Lunch with Jerry McNerney, August 25

Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce is hosting a lunch with Jerry McNerney, August 25. This is open to all but requires reservations....

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 19, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1063 Views

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65% of Americans want a public option

From CBS News/NYTimes poll: Would you favor or oppose the government offering everyone a government administered health...

Original post made by poster boy on Sep. 25, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Sep 26, 2009 at 1:58 am | 11 comments | 1063 Views

AROUND TOWN

Farmers Market

Island Earth's farmers market is open from noon to 6 p.m. Fridays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays in the parking lot between...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2009
Last comment by der, on Dec 18, 2009 at 3:32 pm | 4 comments | 1063 Views

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Next 10 Budget Challenge

Here's a great site for all those of us who are drawn like moths to a political flame. Try balancing California's budget,...

Original post made by Becky Dennis on Jun. 10, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 12, 2010 at 7:14 pm | 2 comments | 1063 Views

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New iPhone app offers everyone the opportunity to be a hero

Fire Chief Richard Price was sitting with a couple of his coworkers in a San Ramon restaurant about a year ago when they...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2011
Last comment by Pro-Law, on Jan 28, 2011 at 1:28 am | 4 comments | 1063 Views

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BART warns protestors could disrupt service in S.F. today

An alert on the BART website is notifying riders about protests that may disrupt service at San Francisco stations today. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2011
Last comment by Jason, on Aug 12, 2011 at 5:07 pm | 9 comments | 1063 Views

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Fallen Marine honored as a hero at memorial service in Danville

It was standing room only Wednesday at East Bay Fellowship Church in Danville as more than 1,200 family, friends, teachers,...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2011
Last comment by Mari, on Dec 2, 2011 at 11:03 pm | 2 comments | 1063 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 | 1063 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Kansas Raises Its Educational Bar: Other States Expected to Follow

With the Kansas State Board of Education preparing to vote on new science standards this year, the House Education Committee...

Original post made by Frank Baum on Feb. 20, 2013
Last comment by Neil, on Feb 22, 2013 at 9:51 pm | 4 comments | 1063 Views

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Congressional Social Security

Congress has not even resolved the healthcare bill and now Robert Gibbs mentioned yesterday that next up will be revisiting...

Original post made by Phil Day on Jul. 29, 2009
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Jul 30, 2009 at 7:20 am | 6 comments | 1062 Views

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Blackwater-Christian Killer Crusade For Christ

Blackwater In Iraq: Christian Crusaders Killing For Christ Aug.05, 2009 in Christianity If you're new here, you may want...

Original post made by Wow on Aug. 11, 2009
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CHP issues nearly 200 tickets on Bay Bridge S-curve over weekend

The California Highway Patrol issued nearly 200 citations, mostly for speeding, as officers saturated the Bay Bridge's S-curve...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Nov 20, 2009 at 12:23 am | 6 comments | 1062 Views

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BREAKING!!! HCR passes, Stock Market Crashes, Millions Die!!!

At least, that's the impression I got from watching faux news today. Then I went and checked and it turns out that despite...

Original post made by can\'t stand the stupid on Mar. 22, 2010
Last comment by Janna, on Mar 23, 2010 at 6:18 pm | 12 comments | 1062 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 | 1062 Views

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Poor Concert Lineup at Fair this Summer

Have you seen the concert lineup at the fair this year? It's horrible! What are your thoughts?...

Original post made by Sonia on May. 8, 2010
Last comment by Grace, on May 12, 2010 at 5:36 pm | 10 comments | 1062 Views

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PC User Group will meet today

The PC User Group's next meeting will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 28, at the Pleasanton Senior Center, 5353 Sunol...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by Timely?, on Oct 28, 2010 at 3:58 pm | 1 comment | 1062 Views

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City of Whiners

It seems that all people can do is whine, whine, whine on this website. It is frustrating to read - I figure there is a...

Original post made by Just Sayin\' on Mar. 14, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 16, 2011 at 10:37 am | 8 comments | 1062 Views

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New store for Fleet Feet on Main

> Fleet Feet, a popular downtown athletic apparel store, moved into more spacious quarters this week at 234 Main St. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2011
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Your Awesome Private Healthcare System

Newly unveiled court documents show that ghostwriters paid by a pharmaceutical company played a major role in producing 26...

Original post made by The Fixx on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 6, 2009 at 4:24 pm | 1 comment | 1061 Views

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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 | 1061 Views
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