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Awards to be given today at Community of Character luncheon

Pleasanton's Community of Character Collaborative will honor three individuals and a nonprofit organization at a luncheon...

Original post made on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by W Ron Sutton, on May 7, 2010 at 2:10 pm | 6 comments | 902 Views

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Stay classy Tea Party conservatives! Glenn Beck smears Obama's 11-year-old daughter (with audio)

See weblink for audio http://mediamatters.org/blog/201005280025 by Simon Maloy Glenn Beck, who repeatedly and angrily...

Original post made by hal on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 28, 2010 at 10:17 pm | 9 comments | 902 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 | 902 Views

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Buy books online to support Friends of the Library

Did you know you can buy books from the Friends of the Library at Amazon.com? The Friends have a year-round magazine and...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2010
Last comment by Irene Inman, on Jun 14, 2010 at 8:39 am | 1 comment | 902 Views

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Mayor of Calif Town of 38,000 has salary close to $800,000!

How can this happen? Town of Bell, Calif near LA. >>> http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2010-07-20/california-official-s-800-000-salary-in-city-of-38-000-triggers-protests.h...

Original post made by Marta on Jul. 20, 2010
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McNerney introduces bill with death benefits for military survivors

Bill would refund some taxes of fallen troops By Rick Maze - Staff writer Air Force Times A California lawmaker wants...

Original post made by Chet on Aug. 17, 2010
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Pleasanton Weekly Censoring Info About McNerney's Voting Record ...

I have made several factual posts about Jerry McNerney's voting record as well as info about organizations that support McNerney...

Original post made by Brian on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by Not surprised, on Oct 15, 2010 at 1:37 pm | 3 comments | 902 Views

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Now THAT'S a pumpkin

Harkening to the call of the Half Moon Bay Pumpkin Festival, Quentin Martin, a freshman at Foothill High School, planted...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by Meghan, on Oct 18, 2010 at 12:35 pm | 5 comments | 902 Views

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Look of Jazz' exhibit opens today

Talented Bay Area artists are featured in an exhibit that celebrates the jazz music genre and how it inspires visual artists....

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2011
Last comment by Dolores Fox Ciardelli, on Jan 29, 2011 at 8:25 am | 2 comments | 902 Views

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Park District accepting bids on waterslides at Shadow Cliffs regional park

Wanted: Experienced concessionaire to develop, maintain and operate the waterslides at Shadow Cliffs Regional Recreation...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2012
Last comment by oldtimer, on Oct 19, 2012 at 3:30 pm | 1 comment | 902 Views

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Obama's health care reform - 41% in favor

A different question, a different poll, a dramatically different result. The majority may favor some sort of government health...

Original post made by JimF on Sep. 28, 2009
Last comment by poster boy, on Sep 28, 2009 at 10:59 am | 5 comments | 901 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 | 901 Views

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Urgent Request to Meet in D.C. at the Capitol Steps at 12 Noon...If You Want to Preserve Freedom for Your Family and for the Country

According to Michele Bachmann (R-Minn), it appears that the House will be voting on the 2000+ page National Healthcare bill....

Original post made by Dave on Nov. 2, 2009
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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 | 901 Views

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What "Obama- and McNerneyCare" has done to us in a mere 6 months

Since Obama and McNerney, et. al. RAMMED Obamacare down our throats a mere 6 months ago, let's see what its done TO us. (BTW:...

Original post made by m on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by SpineLess, on Sep 29, 2010 at 2:00 pm | 5 comments | 901 Views

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Used children's clothing and equipment sale this weekend

Twin Valley Mothers of Twins Club (TVMOTC) will host its fall Used Clothing and Equipment Sale from 9 a.m.-2:45 p.m., Saturday,...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2010
Last comment by Erika, on Oct 1, 2010 at 9:53 am | 3 comments | 901 Views

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The Making of a New York Exhibit

Hey there ~ Just thought some might be interested in what it takes to create an exhibit that's at the other end of the United...

Original post made by claudette mcdermott on Feb. 23, 2011
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Federal agency awards $12 million to state for rental aid to disabled low-income tenants

Federal housing and health officials have awarded $12 million to the California Housing Financing Agency to offer rental...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2013
Last comment by Tea is best, on Feb 17, 2013 at 3:38 pm | 6 comments | 901 Views

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Obamacare is a "War on Seniors!"

Severely limiting care for seniors is Obama's intention. What you can expect as you get older is "pain pill" treatment instead...

Original post made by John on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by Oh geez, on Jul 22, 2009 at 10:58 am | 4 comments | 900 Views

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Federal judge blocks cuts in state's home care services

A federal judge in Oakland Monday blocked planned state budget cuts in home care services for 133,000 low-income senior citizens...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by Tom, on Oct 22, 2009 at 12:05 am | 5 comments | 900 Views
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