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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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Letters

<B>Laursen perfect choice Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7544 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by voter, on Oct 29, 2010 at 6:38 pm | 2 comments | 897 Views

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Virginia Considers Dollar Collapse, Gold Currency

At least there are a few that don't have their head burried in the sand. Will California wake up in time? [This post was...

Original post made by TJ on Feb. 15, 2011
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Private Bankers Bilk America on Bush's Watch

In an extraordinary 4˝-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 | 896 Views

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Bayer Exposed HIV Contaminated Vaccine in past

Do you think you can trust BIG PHARMA with you and/or your kids life? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tfbyMj1elB0&feature=channel_page This...

Original post made by mark on Oct. 1, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Oct 4, 2009 at 3:15 pm | 4 comments | 896 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 | 896 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 | 896 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 | 896 Views

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For us to say that you’ve got to take a responsibility to get health insurance is absolutely not a tax increase,

Pres Obama, eating those words? Under the Constitution, Congress can exercise its taxing power to provide for the “general...

Original post made by radical on Jul. 18, 2010
Last comment by Arroyo, on Jul 19, 2010 at 9:01 pm | 2 comments | 896 Views

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Are PG&E's 'Smart Meters" hurting us? Anti-wireless group thinks so

Just before Josh Hart stepped into Thursday's California Public Utilities Commission meeting to join a group of people protesting...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by Jay, on Aug 10, 2010 at 10:18 pm | 4 comments | 896 Views

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Basic Religion Test Stumps Many Americans

Basic Religion Test Stumps Many Americans By LAURIE GOODSTEIN Published: September 28, 2010 The New York Times Researchers...

Original post made by Laurie on Oct. 3, 2010
Last comment by Kevin, on Oct 5, 2010 at 10:56 am | 10 comments | 896 Views

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Chilean Rescuers story on KQED

Tonight at 8:00pm on KQED 9, on NOVA there will be a special on the heroic rescuers of the trapped miners. Apparently while...

Original post made by Judy on Oct. 26, 2010
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Fall Festival starts at 10 a.m. today in downtown Pleasanton

Pleasanton's second annual Fall Festival will be held today in downtown Pleasanton. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=5432...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2010
Last comment by Lindsay, on Oct 30, 2010 at 4:37 pm | 1 comment | 896 Views

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Honor Mom with a public proclamation of love

Mother's Day is right around the corner. Honor your Mom by letting everyone know how special she is and why right here on...

Original post made by I love Mom! on Apr. 21, 2011
Last comment by G, on Apr 27, 2011 at 2:57 pm | 3 comments | 896 Views

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Firms with Obama ties profit from health push

Isn't this the type of cronyism that Obama promised would "change" when he was elected? http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090819/ap_on_go_pr_wh/us_health_care_consultants The...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Aug 20, 2009 at 2:44 pm | 5 comments | 895 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 | 895 Views

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Injured Child at Sportspark on Saturday

Does anyone know how the child is doing that had to be airlifted out of the sports park on Saturday afternoon? It happened...

Original post made by Jersey on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 12, 2009 at 12:26 pm | 1 comment | 895 Views

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Referral for Cognitive Behavioral Therapist

I'm looking for a cognitive behavioral therapist for public speaking anxiety/phobia. Does anyone know one they would recommend?...

Original post made by Vivian on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by Opaque, on Oct 15, 2009 at 7:15 am | 3 comments | 895 Views

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Sen Hatch asks Obama to get involved in the BCS???

It cannot get any dumber than this. Just when Obama is trying seperate himself from anything tangible a Republican Senator...

Original post made by poster boy on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by @@@, on Oct 23, 2009 at 10:09 pm | 3 comments | 895 Views

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Survey about Oak Grove

Did anyone else get a phone survey about Oak Grove and the City Council/Mayor? My friend was called and was asked a long...

Original post made by Karen on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by rich, on Nov 21, 2009 at 4:24 pm | 6 comments | 895 Views
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