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College Acquaintance: "Obama was a "PURE Marxist/Socialist" (i.e. Communist)...

"He viewed America as the enemy," according to this Occidental College acquaintence. If you only listen to one audioclip...

Original post made by Elaine on Feb. 17, 2010
Last comment by Sharon, on Feb 25, 2010 at 9:25 am | 38 comments | 3327 Views

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Top 10 Reasons People Go Bankrupt - #1: Medical Expenses

A study done at Harvard University indicates that this is the biggest cause of bankruptcy, representing 62% of all personal...

Original post made by Pleasanton Mom for Truth on Mar. 24, 2010
Last comment by Life Long Republican, on Mar 25, 2010 at 2:18 pm | 38 comments | 3080 Views

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'RATS PLAN POLITICAL TRIAGE TO RETAIN HOUSE

NY Times article says what I described here weeks ago re: the Harmer McNerney race. A national campaign trumpeting Democratic...

Original post made by jimf01 on Sep. 4, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Sep 10, 2010 at 9:44 am | 38 comments | 3098 Views

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Post Office Failure

For those who don't have time to read the following interesting current summary of the Post Office Status, here it is: -...

Original post made by Another example on Jun. 5, 2011
Last comment by Another example, on Jun 17, 2011 at 7:38 am | 38 comments | 4245 Views

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'Occupy' protests continue

Police arrested 95 protesters who stormed a Bank of America branch in downtown San Francisco Wednesday afternoon and refused...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2011
Last comment by Stacey, on Nov 20, 2011 at 12:01 pm | 38 comments | 5091 Views

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When will republicans learn?

It looks like Santorum is a potential GOP nominee - yikes! When will the GOP learn? http://politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com/2012/02/13/polls-all-knotted-up-between-romney-santor...

Original post made by My 2 cents on Feb. 14, 2012
Last comment by My 2 cents, on Feb 22, 2012 at 8:33 am | 38 comments | 3584 Views

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California Leads the Way in Job Creation: Many Republicans Are Chagrined

According to a Jan 4 CBS report: "In the past year, California has added 26,000 new information technology jobs. The construction...

Original post made by Dennis Winthrop on Feb. 1, 2013
Last comment by Homer , on Feb 10, 2013 at 9:52 am | 38 comments | 4717 Views

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BART contract details

Time for a little arithmetic here. The union's original demand was a 20.1% raise over three years. The end result was...

Original post made by Joe on Nov. 6, 2013
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Nov 11, 2013 at 6:06 pm | 38 comments | 16737 Views

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Alameda County eases restrictions for retail, other industries in latest health order

Six Bay Area jurisdictions slightly relaxed the region's COVID-19 coronavirus shelter-in-place order Monday, allowing multiple...

Original post made on May. 18, 2020
Last comment by DKHSK, on May 21, 2020 at 7:51 pm | 38 comments | 19115 Views

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Man dies during arrest at Stoneridge Mall

Pleasanton police are investigating the death of a 32-year-old male Fresno resident who became unresponsive during a shoplifting...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2008
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Apr 9, 2008 at 2:39 am | 38 comments | 5420 Views

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Council OKs downtown ice rink for holidays

The City Council Tuesday night approved a five-year contract with a subsidiary of the San Jose Sharks to operate an outdoor...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2009
Last comment by Al. Bronzini, on Apr 27, 2009 at 9:23 am | 38 comments | 4771 Views

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Sign of the times?

David Phelps, 50, stood for several hours on Sunol Boulevard in front of Raley's yesterday holding a cardboard sign reading,...

Original post made on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by em, on Aug 31, 2010 at 9:24 am | 38 comments | 5049 Views

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Tri-Valley sees 14 home foreclosures in latest report

Four home foreclosures were announced this week in Pleasanton, with another five foreclosures reported in Livermore, three...

Original post made on May. 12, 2010
Last comment by wooden, on May 16, 2010 at 8:42 pm | 38 comments | 5039 Views

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Letter: Don't destroy ridgelines

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7017 posted Friday, May 14, 2010,...

Original post made on May. 14, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 19, 2010 at 4:11 pm | 38 comments | 3405 Views

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Valley Times,Tri-Valley Herald and Independent all Endorse No on D

The Independent endorsement No on Measure D was done previously. Today the Tri-valley Herald and the Valley Times also...

Original post made by long time resident on May. 27, 2010
Last comment by Stacey's Neighbor, on May 30, 2010 at 10:35 pm | 38 comments | 3520 Views

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Commute Question

My family is considering relocating to Pleasanton from the East coast. I was recently hired by a firm in north San Jose and...

Original post made by Scott on Sep. 9, 2010
Last comment by Pete, on Oct 30, 2014 at 6:17 pm | 38 comments | 28435 Views

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Council OKs new Safeway superstore despite Sullivan's objections

The City Council voted 4-1 last night to approve plans by Safeway to build one of its new "Lifestyle" supermarkets in Pleasanton...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by MP, on Oct 25, 2010 at 1:52 pm | 38 comments | 5224 Views

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McNerney set to vote today either FOR or AGAINST our individual freedom (Re: Light Bulb Repeal Act)

So how will McNerney vote this week (maybe even today)? Will he vote FOR our individual freedom (i.e. in favor of allowing...

Original post made by Edison on Jul. 12, 2011
Last comment by estevio, on Jul 15, 2011 at 3:29 pm | 38 comments | 4107 Views

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Bid to return gun shows to Alameda County Fairgrounds goes to mediation

Gun shows at the Alameda County Fairgrounds are a step closer to reality, with both sides in a long-running battle agreeing...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2012
Last comment by Miss Information, on Oct 27, 2013 at 8:42 pm | 38 comments | 6227 Views

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Walmart gets Council's final OK for Pleasanton supermarket

Walmart won the Pleasanton City Council's approval in a 4-1 vote Tuesday night to open one of its Neighborhood Market grocery...

Original post made on May. 16, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on May 17, 2012 at 6:53 pm | 38 comments | 5145 Views
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