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Contrast of 2 ads: "Morning in America" under Reagan and "Mourning in America" under Obama (and McNerney)

Two contrasting and very powerful ads present a pretty clear picture of where we have been under Reagan and where we are...

Original post made by Jeff on Sep. 22, 2010
Last comment by Mourning, on Sep 26, 2010 at 4:24 pm | 3 comments | 956 Views

AROUND TOWN

IMPRESSIONS of PLEASANTON

The weather has now bloomed into "Classic California Sunny Days" bringing with it ARTISTS painting Around Town. Don't be...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Apr. 22, 2013
There are no comments yet. 956 Views

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manipulating facts and figures in order to deceive the public

Ground Rules and Tips for Challenging the Right From Political Research Associates http://www.publiceye.org/ark/tips.html DO...

Original post made by Not RIGHT! on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Aug 4, 2009 at 10:11 am | 1 comment | 955 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Would you want a "Michael Jackson" diamond?

This morning I read a story about an American company planning to take a lock of Michael Jackson's hair, and create 10 1/2...

Original post made by J on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by J, on Aug 4, 2009 at 7:39 pm | 3 comments | 955 Views

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Oxy oil discovery could spark new interest in California's energy potential

Interesting new energy find in California http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-cal-oil24-2009sep24,0,3884900.story However...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Sep. 23, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Sep 25, 2009 at 12:14 am | 5 comments | 955 Views

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Unemployment now at 9.8% and expected to continue to climb

As our President is in Denmark trying use his speaking skills to bring the Olympics to his home town national unemployment...

Original post made by Michael on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by kids kids kids, on Oct 2, 2009 at 10:09 pm | 7 comments | 955 Views

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Exclusive: Study shows ObamaCare will destroy as many as 700,000 jobs by 2019

More jobs deliberately destroyed by Democrats... link >>> http://hotair.com/archives/2010/03/17/exclusive-study-shows-obamacare-will-destroy-as-many-as-700000-jobs-by-20...

Original post made by Bill on Mar. 17, 2010
Last comment by Friend of Common Sense, on Mar 18, 2010 at 3:22 pm | 17 comments | 955 Views

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3 East Bay cities seek voter OK in November for higher sales taxes

Three East Bay cities are asking voters to approve sales tax increases on the Nov. 2 General Election ballot to help reduce...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2010
Last comment by PaoliPete, on Aug 16, 2010 at 11:32 am | 4 comments | 955 Views

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CHP stopping tour buses today in Bay Area-wide check

A special California Highway Patrol task force will be targeting tour buses traveling through the Bay Area today with inspections...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2010
Last comment by Fred, on Aug 21, 2010 at 7:44 pm | 1 comment | 955 Views

AROUND TOWN

Community Craft and Rummage Sale

The Community Craft and Rummage Sale will be hosting their last Sale for 2010. The event is FREE to sell at and be at....

Original post made by TERESA on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by Cie, on Oct 12, 2010 at 7:07 pm | 2 comments | 955 Views

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Meeting to plan how Pleasanton can 'get well together'

An organization called World Walk to Wellness, started by Pleasanton resident Ron Sutton, began in early January to hold...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2011
Last comment by S2, on Mar 13, 2011 at 3:44 pm | 2 comments | 955 Views

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Remembering Mike Wallace, Icon of Broadcast Investigative Journalism

Sorry to hear that Mike Wallace passed away over the weekend. Who can forget those classic 60 minutes episodes and Mike...

Original post made by Too bad on Apr. 8, 2012
Last comment by ., on Apr 9, 2012 at 10:29 pm | 1 comment | 955 Views

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Pleasanton Chamber closing for holidays starting at noon today

The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce will close its offices starting at noon Friday and lasting through the holidays. The offices...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2012
Last comment by Merchant, on Dec 19, 2012 at 9:05 am | 2 comments | 955 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 | 954 Views

AROUND TOWN

Little damage in Acadia Court attic fire

Quick response, quick action and a quick knockdown by fire crews are being credited with stopping an attic fire on Acadia...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2010
Last comment by bitsy, on Aug 13, 2010 at 10:08 pm | 2 comments | 954 Views

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No More Taxes For Schools or Government

I am really tired of paying taxes for schools. I am really tired of paying taxes for all levels of government. Look around...

Original post made by No More Taxes For Schools on Jan. 25, 2011
Last comment by Janna, on Jan 27, 2011 at 8:13 pm | 5 comments | 954 Views

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Last chance to see 'The Horse, Of Course!' exhibit

Alviso Adobe Community Park has hosted "The Horse of Course! exhibit that is located in the Dairy Barn on the property. The...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2011
Last comment by Dolores Fox Ciardelli, on Feb 1, 2011 at 12:11 pm | 2 comments | 954 Views

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BART statement on negotiations

In a memorandum to city and regional leaders, BART General Manager Grace Crunican expressed disappointment that negotiations...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 19, 2013 at 4:38 pm | 3 comments | 954 Views

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Obama - Gaffe or Freudian?

Quote from Obama's recent speech on healthcare: "The reforms we seek would bring greater competition, choice, savings and...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by Big Poppa, on Jul 22, 2009 at 1:32 am | 6 comments | 953 Views

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Pete Stark Town Meeting in Fremont

Pete Stark (D) is having a town meeting at the senior center on Paseo Padre in Fremont this Sat, the 15th from 9-10am. Ask...

Original post made by Fremont on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 15, 2009 at 6:39 pm | 5 comments | 953 Views
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Hayward NAACP officials threaten blog posters
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Duck!
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The Giving Season
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Thanksgiving Transfer Fever!
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