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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 | 949 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerneynomics is Why There is No Recovery

Obamanomics = McNerneynomics = Pelosinomics = Demonomics. It all equals a failed economic stimulus and recovery. (Unless...

Original post made by Lynn on Aug. 16, 2010
Last comment by Chet, on Aug 17, 2010 at 12:16 am | 2 comments | 949 Views

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Boxer doles out $6 million in federal funds to AC Transit

AC Transit, the financially beleaguered service operated by the Bay Area the Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District, has been...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2010
Last comment by Maja7, on Nov 2, 2010 at 11:05 am | 8 comments | 949 Views

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Ride free on the new rapid bus service until Feb. 4

Dublin and Tri-Valley commuters will be able to take advantage of the latest advances in efficient, affordable transit to...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2011
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Feb 2, 2011 at 1:26 pm | 2 comments | 949 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Livermore Lab's National Ignition Facility earns magazine's award

Physics World, an international monthly magazine published by the Institute of Physics, has named Livermore National Laboratory's...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2014
Last comment by Tim Hitchcock, 20 hours ago | 1 comment | 949 Views

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Gays do not believe Obama either!!

Thousands protest to put pressure on Obama to live up to his promises. Politicans say they will not be pressured. In the...

Original post made by Rita on Oct. 11, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 11, 2009 at 6:26 pm | 2 comments | 948 Views

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Feinstein thinks not sending troops is putting our young men and women in jeopardy!

Looks like our weak in the knees President is now being pressured by members of his own party. Maybe he should get a poll...

Original post made by Michael on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Oct 13, 2009 at 1:47 am | 5 comments | 948 Views

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Things are looking good for getting bailout money back

"CIT Group is the first big bailout loss for taxpayers, but it won't be the last. " http://money.cnn.com/2009/11/02/news/tarp.travails.fortune/index.htm?postversion=2009110214 ...

Original post made by a reader on Nov. 2, 2009
Last comment by Stay Cool, on Nov 2, 2009 at 1:18 pm | 2 comments | 948 Views

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Earthquake, who felt it?

You feel that earthquake today? An earthquake occurred at 10:09:35 AM (PST) on Thursday, January 7, 2010. The magnitude...

Original post made by tyu on Jan. 7, 2010
Last comment by judy, on Jan 7, 2010 at 8:37 pm | 3 comments | 948 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

An interesting opinion about the teacher firings in Rhode Island

This opinion was posted on CNN. It is about the Rhode Island teachers firings: http://www.cnn.com/2010/OPINION/03/05/navarrette.teacher.firings/index.html?hpt=T2 Intersting...

Original post made by Rhode Island Teacher Firings on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by guess what, on Mar 8, 2010 at 11:31 am | 1 comment | 948 Views

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Union Planning to Spend Mother's Day at Castlewood

I wonder some of the ccc members will have their brunch elsewhere instead of crossing the picket line?!...

Original post made by Diva on May. 7, 2010
Last comment by SteveP, on May 7, 2010 at 8:58 am | 3 comments | 948 Views

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Buy tickets now to see 'The Boardinghouse'

Welcome to the Home Sweet Home Boardinghouse, where life is anything but normal with a zany cast of boarders. This play is...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2010
Last comment by Judy, on Sep 30, 2010 at 8:28 am | 1 comment | 948 Views

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Private SECURITY contracts for Afghanistan, Blackwater II, perhaps?

"U.S. military authorities in Afghanistan may hire a private contractor to provide around-the-clock security at dozens of...

Original post made by John on Jul. 26, 2009
There are no comments yet. 947 Views

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Camel burgers... Yum!

Australia considers mass killings of camels By KRISTEN GELINEAU (AP) 19 hours ago SYDNEY Thousands of camels in Australia's...

Original post made by unclehomerr.. on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 10, 2009 at 10:17 am | 2 comments | 947 Views

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(Reposting with corrected link) What EVERY US citizen should know about the Cash for Clunkers and Obamacare Progs...

Most US citizens DO NOT KNOW what else they are signing up for when they turn in their Clunker. Thiis is VERY SCARY! Watch...

Original post made by Paul on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 14, 2009 at 7:22 pm | 11 comments | 947 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 | 947 Views

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Gotcha!

Check out our "gotcha" pictures from last night's Cinco de Mayo First Wednesday party in downtown Pleasanton. It was the...

Original post made on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by Me, on May 10, 2010 at 10:32 am | 3 comments | 947 Views

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Don't be fooled. Obama is smiling that this oil crisis has occurred...

This oil crisis plays right into the hands of Obama. The more we (i.e. Americans) are desperate, the more this benefits...

Original post made by Don\'t be fooled on Jun. 2, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 4, 2010 at 10:27 am | 13 comments | 947 Views

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Artists to Paint the Town tomorrow in downtown Pleasanton

Artists are taking over Pleasanton's downtown tomorrow for the second annual Paint the Town, sponsored by the Museum on Main,...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 4, 2010 at 7:34 pm | 4 comments | 947 Views

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Mayors on U.S. Water Council to meet here in October

Mayors from around the country will converge on Pleasanton in mid-October for a meeting of the Mayors Water Council to discuss...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by Mayor of what?, on Aug 3, 2010 at 10:27 pm | 6 comments | 947 Views
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