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Integrity

Note that Bell has conflict of interest in dealings with past, present officials!!!. The City of Pleasanton elected officials...

Original post made by spike0 on Aug. 6, 2010
Last comment by Spike0, on Aug 10, 2010 at 7:51 pm | 7 comments | 878 Views

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Congressional Voting Records

Here's an interesting site to view data about House Representatives and Senators, bills, and votes. It's called OpenCongress:...

Original post made by Stacey on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 15, 2010 at 4:46 pm | 5 comments | 878 Views

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The Pirates of Emerson @ Fairgrounds

Has anyone been to the Pirates of Emerson at the Fairgrounds? It's pretty expensive ($20 per person) so I'd like to know...

Original post made by Maja7 on Oct. 26, 2010
Last comment by Big Waste, on Oct 26, 2010 at 1:23 pm | 3 comments | 878 Views

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Readers Choice 2012 - Open Posting

Since the Weekly chose to create a "registered only" forum topic, are we allowed to create an open posting version?...

Original post made by newbie on Jul. 2, 2012
Last comment by Tracey, on Jul 2, 2012 at 3:13 pm | 3 comments | 878 Views

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Change we can believe in

This article might explain in part why Obama's numbers continue to drop .http://www.rasmussenreports.com/public_content/political_commentary/commentary_by_tony_blankley/finally_chan...

Original post made by Pedro on Aug. 22, 2009
Last comment by Billy Carter, on Aug 24, 2009 at 2:58 pm | 5 comments | 877 Views

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Public Employee Pension and Retiree Health Costs in California

The Legislative Analyst's Office has a presentation I think everyone should look at: http://www.lao.ca.gov/handouts/state_admin/2009/Public_Employee_Pension_11_13_09.pdf " The...

Original post made by Stacey on Nov. 17, 2009
Last comment by Rudy, on Nov 19, 2009 at 3:11 pm | 6 comments | 877 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 | 877 Views

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Loose chain on "Wacky Worm" ride injures 7 at Alameda County Fair

Five children and two adults suffered minor injuries at the Alameda County Fair in Pleasanton Thursday afternoon when the...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by SUE, on Jul 2, 2010 at 5:55 pm | 1 comment | 877 Views

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Ethnicity of head of Households Receiving "Handouts"

Statistically it is more likely that a WHITE MAN or WOMAN is receiving "Government Handouts" than any other ethnic group! I...

Original post made by \"Handout\" Statisitics on Aug. 29, 2010
Last comment by steve, on Aug 30, 2010 at 8:38 am | 3 comments | 877 Views

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comcast

What's happening with cable from comcast? I've been getting only FOX and MSNBC, and no other channels on my TV during the...

Original post made by Patel on May. 5, 2011
Last comment by ComcastMark, on May 6, 2011 at 8:47 am | 2 comments | 877 Views

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Internet Startup Incubator

I am wondering if there are any Internet Startup Incubators right here in the TriValley. Do you know of any? here...

Original post made by startupLover on Dec. 18, 2011
Last comment by pleasant one , on Dec 19, 2011 at 10:23 am | 1 comment | 877 Views

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Obama, McNerney and Other Congressional Dems Steering America Closer to Argentina-like Depression

America's economic decline is very closely resembling Argentina's economic collapse and depression between 1998 and 2000....

Original post made by Concerned on Aug. 13, 2010
Last comment by Lido, on Aug 14, 2010 at 8:34 am | 2 comments | 876 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 | 876 Views

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El Charro Where are the Sharks

They are breaking ground off of El Charro and I have heard nothing about the Sharks f complex. Have the Sharks given...

Original post made by Tango on Aug. 29, 2011
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Livermore Christmas festivities set for today

Downtown Livermore's Annual Home for the Holidays Celebration will kick off at noon today with activities scheduled through...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2011
Last comment by Alley, on Nov 29, 2011 at 9:04 pm | 1 comment | 876 Views

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Pleasanton Downtown Association to install 2013 officers tonight

The Pleasanton Downtown Association will install its new officers for 2013 at a members-only reception at 5 p.m. tonight,...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2013
Last comment by AlamedaCountyNative, on Feb 12, 2013 at 9:57 am | 1 comment | 876 Views

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Swalwell introducing first bill today that could help depressed downtown areas

Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) will hold an outdoor news conference in downtown Hayward today to announce that he is...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2013
Last comment by Ben Johansen, on Mar 7, 2013 at 11:18 am | 1 comment | 876 Views

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criminal investigation into Americans who used Swiss bank accounts

Aug 19, 2009, 11:13 a.m. EST UBS to hand over names of 5,000 U.S. clients to IRS, DOJ U.S. settlement doesn't include monetary...

Original post made by Full Circle on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by Cool!, on Aug 19, 2009 at 11:01 am | 3 comments | 875 Views

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FIDEL WEIGHS IN ON NOBEL PEACE PRIZE

"Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro lauded the awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to U.S. President Barack Obama, saying on...

Original post made by little m on Oct. 10, 2009
Last comment by Stay Cool, on Oct 10, 2009 at 9:54 am | 1 comment | 875 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 | 875 Views
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