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Obama touts results of stimulus today

Pres Obama just finished a speech in which he promised additional help for small businesses. He acknowledged that over the...

Original post made by jimf01 on Oct. 21, 2009
Last comment by jimf01, on Oct 23, 2009 at 9:39 am | 7 comments | 870 Views

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BART to offer free tickets to military on leave from Iraq, Afghanistan

Beginning in 2010, BART will offer free $50 tickets to active duty military personnel who are in the Bay Area on leave from...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 30, 2009 at 6:24 pm | 6 comments | 870 Views

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Barack Obama's Job Approval

Summary of all polls assembled by pollster.com --> http://www.pollster.com/polls/us/jobapproval-obama.php?xml=http://www.pollster.com/flashcharts/content/xml/Obama44JobApproval...

Original post made by jimf01 on Dec. 4, 2009
Last comment by LiveStrong, on Dec 4, 2009 at 8:51 pm | 3 comments | 870 Views

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Oak Grove development plan back before City Council tonight

A plan to build 51 luxury homes in the hills above Kottinger Ranch will come back for consideration by the Pleasanton City...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Jan 25, 2010 at 12:39 pm | 12 comments | 870 Views

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Auto workers union calls for picketing at local Toyota dealers to keep Fremont plant open

Several hundred workers as well as union leaders and state and local elected officials held a rally Friday to begin a campaign...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2010
Last comment by No fan of unions, on Feb 15, 2010 at 8:23 pm | 7 comments | 870 Views

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Pleasanton Military Families Support Group

Pleasanton Military Families Support Groups' mission is to provide support and comfort to the families of Pleasanton residents...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2010
Last comment by Snapshot, on Oct 25, 2010 at 2:28 pm | 1 comment | 870 Views

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McNerney, Harmer in Washington as vote count goes on

Both 11th District Congressional candidates in the Nov. 2 General Election were in Washington, D.C., early this week even...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by D. Allen, on Nov 20, 2010 at 4:23 pm | 3 comments | 870 Views

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Driving Instructor Recommendation

Do you have a driving instructor that you would recommend, someone very patient?...

Original post made by Vanessa on Dec. 20, 2011
Last comment by Vanessa, on Dec 23, 2011 at 8:58 am | 5 comments | 870 Views

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Santa Rita Road to close June 17-18 as Union Pacific installs new tracks at busy crossing

The Union Pacific Railroad will close its busy crossing at Pleasanton's downtown Santa Rita Road for two days June 17-18...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2013
Last comment by resident, on Jun 5, 2013 at 11:56 am | 3 comments | 870 Views

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Border Controls Enough? Texas Senator Warns of World War Z

Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) blasted the Senate’s border security amendment to its immigration bill, touted as a breakthrough...

Original post made by Liberty Before Death on Jun. 23, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Jun 23, 2013 at 8:41 pm | 8 comments | 870 Views

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Private Bankers Bilk America on Bush's Watch

In an extraordinary 4½-hour interview from behind bars, convicted Ponzi schemer Bernie Madoff told a San Francisco trial...

Original post made by LawStudent on Jul. 29, 2009
Last comment by Sal, on Jul 29, 2009 at 8:19 am | 1 comment | 869 Views

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Of lives lost, and faith in humanity shattered

A handful of years have passed but the memory is still fresh in my mind. It was a cool October (if memory serves me) night...

Original post made by M on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 14, 2009 at 11:46 am | 8 comments | 869 Views

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Bill would give president emergency control of the Internet

Will we wake up in China? http://news.cnet.com/8301-13578_3-10320096-38.html?part=rss&subj=news&tag=2547-1_3-0-20...

Original post made by Jess on Aug. 29, 2009
Last comment by Janna, on Sep 2, 2009 at 8:30 am | 11 comments | 869 Views

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Can United States be Trusted with any Commitment?

I have never seen American reputation be so damaged with today's reversal on the missile defense system for Eastern Europe...

Original post made by Proud American on Sep. 17, 2009
Last comment by Einstein, on Sep 18, 2009 at 7:59 pm | 7 comments | 869 Views

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Govenor signs 226 bills despite massive veto threats

Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has signed 226 bills and vetoed eight, despite threats he would veto hundreds of outstanding...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by local resident, on Oct 12, 2009 at 8:52 am | 1 comment | 869 Views

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The White House will declare war on the Associated Press after reading this

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20091019/ap_on_bi_ge/us_vanishing_jobs...

Original post made by Toaster Boy on Oct. 19, 2009
There are no comments yet. 869 Views

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Hanukkah celebrations continue tonight, tomorrow as holiday observances end

In celebration of the closing days of Hanukkah, Chabad of the Tri-Valley will host an outdoor ice skating event from 6 to...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2009
Last comment by Paulette, on Jan 1, 2010 at 6:16 pm | 4 comments | 869 Views

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Prop. 8 trial, followed nationally, now recreated on YouTube

The same-sex marriage trial in San Francisco last month broke ground not only as the first federal trial of its kind, but...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2010
Last comment by LBK, on Feb 3, 2010 at 8:19 pm | 6 comments | 869 Views

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Teenagers shine at Youth & Government Day

When my 14-year-old grandson Jordan Nally asked me to join him on a YMCA trip to Sacramento, I envisioned rafting down the...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2010
Last comment by Michelle, on Mar 19, 2010 at 7:26 pm | 4 comments | 869 Views

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View from the top

The view from the top of Pleasanton's southeast hills is magnificent. Down below to the north is the 215-acre Kottinger Ranch...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Jerry, on Jun 4, 2010 at 6:43 pm | 5 comments | 869 Views
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