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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Castro Valley suspects face attempted murder charges in fight with deputies

Three suspects have been charged with attempted murder for allegedly fighting with two Alameda County sheriff's deputies...

Original post made on May. 8, 2014
Last comment by Prop187_imlaw, on May 9, 2014 at 10:13 am | 3 comments | 926 Views

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Ban on NO SEX MARRIAGE originates in Pleasanton!

The new California ballot initiative banning NO SEX MARRIAGE originates in Pleasanton! Engorged with triumph over their...

Original post made by Douglas Kendall on Jun. 25, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Jun 28, 2009 at 12:58 pm | 2 comments | 925 Views

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Thriving Ink, Kokoro are great new local additions

Thriving Ink on Angela and Kokoro in the otherwise-forlorn Vintage Hills Shopping Center are great new additions to the local...

Original post made by Pleasantonian on Jul. 19, 2009
There are no comments yet. 925 Views

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Why California Needs Health Reform

The Health Care Status Quo: Why California Needs Health Reform Congress and the President are working to enact health care...

Original post made by HeathReform.Org on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by Links, on Aug 11, 2009 at 1:23 am | 3 comments | 925 Views

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Primary Care Doctor says he saves the system big bucks but gets only small payments :

This is a GOOD article about Primary care doctors and why they are fed up. Also note an element of “RATIONING” of health...

Original post made by Doc on Aug. 25, 2009
Last comment by Lee, on Aug 26, 2009 at 10:53 am | 1 comment | 925 Views

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Another example of our irresponsible CA Legislature

The $11 billion water bond that California voters will be asked to approve next year contains nearly $2 billion in earmarks...

Original post made by jimf01 on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by jimf01, on Nov 16, 2009 at 10:20 am | 1 comment | 925 Views

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BART agrees to add Pleasanton in its Livermore expansion planning

In a welcome turnaround, BART officials this week agreed to include Pleasanton city representatives in planning an extension...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2009
Last comment by Chuck Swanepoel, on Dec 3, 2009 at 4:53 pm | 8 comments | 925 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Deadline today for Cards for Troops

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) hosts the third annual Holiday Cards for Our Troops program. Residents are encouraged...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2009
Last comment by Snapshot, on Dec 2, 2009 at 11:41 am | 3 comments | 925 Views

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Romney's 10-point plan to lift our economy. (180 degrees opposite of Obama's direction)

That familiar sound you hear is the purposeful flushing of our economy down the toilet by our leftist President and leftist...

Original post made by Pat on Dec. 4, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 6, 2009 at 3:23 pm | 7 comments | 925 Views

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McNerney Votes AGAINST Permanent Estate Tax Relief for Families, Farmers, and Small Businesses Act of 2009

You can sure tell that McNerney has no intention to improve our economy and the financial burdens we all face. See what...

Original post made by Bill on Dec. 7, 2009
Last comment by dublinmike, on Dec 10, 2009 at 10:09 am | 9 comments | 925 Views

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Inspired to Earn Less

If you are sitting right at that $200k level, I would ask for a pay cut, maybe down to $180k or so because you'll probably...

Original post made by Pleasanton Mom on Mar. 23, 2010
Last comment by Karen, on Mar 23, 2010 at 6:00 pm | 7 comments | 925 Views

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Former Tri-Valley physician, David Denmead, M.D., has passed

Dr. Denmead was an outstanding physician in this community for many years. I was sorry to hear of his passing. http://www.weertsfh.com/obituary.html?id=1786 ...

Original post made by M on Apr. 29, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 30, 2010 at 11:32 am | 1 comment | 925 Views

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What Does He Know?

An extremely sobering article discussing an insider's knowledge about Obamacare and what it will do to our economy. He...

Original post made by Bob on Aug. 12, 2010
Last comment by RN, on Aug 14, 2010 at 1:24 am | 4 comments | 925 Views

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Save the Tassajara Valley from Urban Development

Letter to the Editor We are at a cross-road in San Ramon’s future Fifteen years ago the Tassajara Valley would have...

Original post made by Jim Gibbon on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Gunslinger, on Sep 19, 2010 at 6:29 pm | 4 comments | 925 Views

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Great News: $111 million in stimulus money (voted for by McNerney) to L.A. produces … 54 jobs

Gee Jerry, if you're going to waste all that money, why not just divide the $111 million among those 54 employees? http://hotair.com/archives/2010/09/16/great-news-111-million-in...

Original post made by Anne on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Barry O, on Sep 16, 2010 at 9:13 pm | 1 comment | 925 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 | 925 Views

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Why all these Posted by Editor stories with a stated position

and "comments to stories" showing up on main view, pushing town folk's postings down and off of page one? And suddenly...

Original post made by Question? on Feb. 3, 2012
Last comment by Question?, on Feb 4, 2012 at 1:56 pm | 7 comments | 925 Views

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Why the government fails us

Self interest,money and greed.Politicians vote in their self interest.People vote in their self interest.A very small percentage...

Original post made by hoops on Feb. 25, 2012
Last comment by Hoops, on Feb 26, 2012 at 11:16 am | 9 comments | 925 Views

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Pleasanton Council votes to restrict new banks from locating on Main Street

The Pleasanton City Council voted 5-0 Tuesday night to place restrictions on banks, savings and loan associations and other...

Original post made on May. 2, 2012
Last comment by Been There, on May 4, 2012 at 12:03 am | 5 comments | 925 Views

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Candidates in Pleasanton election seek votes as vote-by-mail option gets under way

Candidates for the posts of Pleasanton mayor and City Council urged voters to cast their ballots for them last week, and...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2012
Last comment by Stopper l l, on Oct 31, 2012 at 6:27 pm | 4 comments | 925 Views
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A second half of life exceptionally well lived
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