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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The will of the people

So I keep reading in teabagger postings and wingnut websites about how congress is ignoring the will of the people and ramming...

Original post made by anti-stupid brigade on Mar. 25, 2010
Last comment by Grateful, on Mar 26, 2010 at 11:17 am | 5 comments | 1462 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Iron-Jawed Angels - March 27th - Sat - 7 PM

Come and join us at the IBEW Hall in Dublin, at 6250 Village Parkway, at 7 PM on Saturday, March 27th. We'll be celebrating...

Original post made by Paulette on Mar. 26, 2010
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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Kevin Jackson Answers to Tea Party "Violence"

This is Kevin Jackson, author of the "Big Black Lie", being interviewed by MSNBC about Tea Party "violence". http://www.breitbart.tv/the-big-black-lie-author-debates-msnbcs-shus...

Original post made by Pleasanton Mom on Mar. 24, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 25, 2010 at 10:54 pm | 4 comments | 1257 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Dems deal with threats over health care support

Pathetic at BEST! Dems deal with threats over health care support By EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS (AP) – 35 minutes ago Democratic...

Original post made by Chips on Mar. 25, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Mom for Truth, on Mar 25, 2010 at 9:25 pm | 10 comments | 1139 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

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 | 1472 Views

RESTAURANTS

New British pub opens downtown

You don't have to cross the pond for authentic British fare anymore. A new pub that recently opened downtown offers anything...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2008
Last comment by Silly Bugger, on Mar 25, 2010 at 3:59 pm | 52 comments | 6669 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

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 | 1903 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Berkeley now another city facing huge budget deficit

Berkeley City Manager Phil Kamlarz said Monday that his city faces a $14.6 million deficit for the fiscal year that begins...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2010
Last comment by Repleasnacrat, on Mar 25, 2010 at 10:38 am | 10 comments | 1809 Views

AROUND TOWN

Vintage Hills center adding new tenants

An ice cream shop, jewelry store and day spa are the newest tenants in the recently-renovated Vintage Hills Shopping Center...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by Neencevulnemy, on Mar 24, 2010 at 8:58 pm | 5 comments | 1635 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students join teachers in S.F. to protest against 900 layoff notices

A coalition of teacher groups and students rallied this morning in downtown San Francisco to protest the 900 preliminary...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2010
Last comment by dazzling heart, on Mar 24, 2010 at 8:55 pm | 11 comments | 2080 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Amador Friends of Music to host band fundraiser Saturday

How about a Saturday evening that includes dinner, dancing, raffles and games along with musical entertainment? Read the...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2010
Last comment by Question, on Mar 24, 2010 at 5:03 pm | 2 comments | 1913 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

20 Ways Obamacare Will Take Away our Freedoms...

Ok, Pleasanton Weekly, I read where you have written glowing article about "wonderful" McNerney for voting 'yes' on Obamacare....

Original post made by Bill on Mar. 22, 2010
Last comment by Tickled, on Mar 24, 2010 at 3:39 pm | 35 comments | 1717 Views

AROUND TOWN

Congressman Jerry McNerney Put His Liberal Ideology Above His Constituents: Harmer for Congress in CD-11

The Editors or web people at the Pleasanton Weekly have repeatedly removed any posts sharing Press Releases or contact information...

Original post made by Kelly on Mar. 23, 2010
Last comment by So close!, on Mar 24, 2010 at 3:19 pm | 31 comments | 2109 Views

AROUND TOWN

Can you recommend a good sod installer?

Hello. I just moved into the area and my lawn is in need of replacement. Its full of patches, weeds, grubs, and all sorts...

Original post made by In need of repair on Mar. 22, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 24, 2010 at 1:49 pm | 9 comments | 1286 Views

AROUND TOWN

El Balazo Closed

Seems all (7)but the original El Balazo restaurants shut their doors without notice to employees and public (Tri Valley Herald)....

Original post made by sandy n. on Mar. 12, 2010
Last comment by Jaime Moreno, on Mar 24, 2010 at 1:17 pm | 8 comments | 3128 Views

SPORTS

Oracle's Ellison eyed as possible buyer of Golden State Warriors

The Golden State Warriors announced Monday that they have hired a sports advisory and finance firm to conduct a sale of the...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2010
Last comment by der, on Mar 24, 2010 at 11:44 am | 3 comments | 3388 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD Surveys vs. Fundraiser

My neighbor went through the results of the surveys for all grade levels. Specifically for high school, it looks like the...

Original post made by PUSD Surveys vs. Fundraiser on Mar. 20, 2010
Last comment by letsgo, on Mar 23, 2010 at 8:09 pm | 20 comments | 2255 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerny Shuts Down His E-Mail and Voicemail

Once again our illustrious Congressman McNerney is tuning out his constituents. If you try to call his offices nobody answers...

Original post made by Tracy J. on Mar. 19, 2010
Last comment by David Harmer supporter, on Mar 23, 2010 at 7:25 pm | 43 comments | 2713 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

BREAKING!!! HCR passes, Stock Market Crashes, Millions Die!!!

At least, that's the impression I got from watching faux news today. Then I went and checked and it turns out that despite...

Original post made by can\'t stand the stupid on Mar. 22, 2010
Last comment by Janna, on Mar 23, 2010 at 6:18 pm | 12 comments | 1820 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Inspired to Earn Less

If you are sitting right at that $200k level, I would ask for a pay cut, maybe down to $180k or so because you'll probably...

Original post made by Pleasanton Mom on Mar. 23, 2010
Last comment by Karen, on Mar 23, 2010 at 6:00 pm | 7 comments | 1238 Views
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10th year tribute to Laurel Williams set for Friday
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