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Comment on the "Open Letter to a Librarian..."

I read the harsh open letter complaining about a particular Pleasanton librarian before the post was deleted and the thread...

Original post made by Sam on Sep. 24, 2013
Last comment by Jtjh, on Sep 25, 2013 at 6:01 pm | 1 comment | 858 Views

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Ooops - I missed the $150 Billion!

Just as I suspected. At least $150B (BILLION with a B) in cost were not included in Pelosi's recent estimate for the cost...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Oct. 24, 2009
There are no comments yet. 857 Views

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Safeway trading jobs for self serve?

I'm disappointed to see that Safeway has installed self-serve kiosks. At a time when so many are out of work, I think this...

Original post made by Mumbo on Apr. 1, 2010
Last comment by Karen, on Apr 5, 2010 at 12:41 pm | 8 comments | 857 Views

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Widows and widowers invited to happy hour tonight

Widows and Widowers of Northern California invite you to join them for happy hour tonight from 5:30-7:30 p.m., Thursday,...

Original post made on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by Sharon Morris, on May 20, 2010 at 9:49 am | 1 comment | 857 Views

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Zero Presidential Press Conferences Sine Last July...

Democrats, how do you defend this lack of Obama Press Conferences? How can you justify this? ...

Original post made by Jane on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by Shig, on May 21, 2010 at 1:06 pm | 5 comments | 857 Views

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Has anyone seen a red chicken?

Our daughter's red chicken, a New Hampshire Red named Goldie, took a stroll out of our yard yesterday. If you happen to see...

Original post made by bubbas on Aug. 22, 2011
Last comment by bubbas, on Aug 25, 2011 at 4:05 pm | 4 comments | 857 Views

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Pottery Show, Sunday, October 25

On Sunday, October 25, there will be a free pottery show at the Pleasanton Cultural Arts building next to the aquatic center...

Original post made by PToWN94566 on Oct. 22, 2009
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Letter: Do some research before spending taxpayer money

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6296 posted Friday, October 23,...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2009
Last comment by Rosie, on Oct 23, 2009 at 8:13 pm | 6 comments | 856 Views

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Letter: Vote 'no' on D, 'no' on Oak Grove

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6844 posted Friday, April 2, 2010,...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2010
Last comment by Nancy, on Apr 2, 2010 at 11:11 pm | 7 comments | 856 Views

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Obama Offended by flying the American Flag

Obama Offended by the American Flag... >>> http://www.usatoday.com/news/world/2010-03-14-haiti-flag-flap_N.htm Following...

Original post made by Pete on Apr. 27, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Apr 27, 2010 at 5:44 pm | 5 comments | 856 Views

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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 | 856 Views

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I wonder if the press gets this sort of thing happening in Pleasanton?

Much has been in the press about a Berkeley city official acting on the orders of a police official showing up at a reporter's...

Original post made by Jake on Mar. 14, 2012
Last comment by correct, on Mar 14, 2012 at 3:00 pm | 2 comments | 856 Views

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Retirement of Civil Servants

Is it just me, or does all the retirements of current government employees (ie. School Superintendents, Fire Chiefs,...

Original post made by common sense on Sep. 24, 2009
Last comment by Annie, on Sep 25, 2009 at 3:00 pm | 4 comments | 855 Views

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Oakland Airport could see direct passenger rail service in 4 years

An elevated rail connector between BART's Coliseum station and the Oakland International Airport could be in service in four...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Dec 11, 2009 at 1:33 pm | 1 comment | 855 Views

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HCR Day 2: Stock market continues to crash, Millions more die

Oh wait, nevermind. The stock market went up another 102 pts today. That's 146 pts since HCR passed. The stock market is...

Original post made by anti-stupid brigade on Mar. 23, 2010
Last comment by Yikes!, on Mar 25, 2010 at 9:21 pm | 5 comments | 855 Views

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Scouts wrap it up today at Northern California Jamboree at fairgrounds

More than 15,000 Scouts, leaders and families are continuing their giant Northern California Jamboree today at the Alameda...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2010
Last comment by Scouter John, on Apr 20, 2010 at 9:56 am | 1 comment | 855 Views

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Kicking off summertime

Don your sombrero for a Cinco de Mayo celebration as Pleasanton kicks off its summertime fun this week with the first of...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2010
Last comment by Robert Santana, on May 11, 2010 at 4:00 pm | 9 comments | 855 Views

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SCHOOL SUPERFLUOUS SUPERINTENDENT

I can't for the life of me explain to my friends, family and neighbors why our school district keeps laying on expensive...

Original post made by MIGUEL on May. 12, 2010
Last comment by cna training, on Jun 5, 2010 at 11:49 pm | 7 comments | 855 Views

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Bob Dole Urges Thinking Republicans to Change Parties: No Takers

Former Senator Bob Dole appeared on Fox News Sunday and had scathing words for the leaders of the party that once nominated...

Original post made by Freedom isn\'t just ideas on May. 27, 2013
Last comment by anon, on Jun 4, 2013 at 7:15 am | 4 comments | 855 Views

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Fox News again accused of airing misleading video

They are so full of you know what! No wonder they are also known as "Faux" News. http://news.yahoo.com/s/ynews/ynews_ts988...

Original post made by OJ on Nov. 20, 2009
Last comment by mary, on Nov 20, 2009 at 5:08 pm | 5 comments | 854 Views
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