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Government Service Union (SEIU) wants more of your money

SEIU drops a mil for new taxes campaign. The California State Council of Service Employees International Union launched...

Original post made by mk on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by 12.9B, on Jun 12, 2009 at 12:24 am | 22 comments | 2048 Views

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"Explosive: The not-safe-for-school reading list of the safe schools czar"

Obama's handpicked "Safe School" Czar, Kevin Jennings is one sick person. And for him to indoctrinate our kids with his garbage...

Original post made by Beth on Dec. 8, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 10, 2009 at 11:36 am | 15 comments | 2048 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Father's Day do-it-yourself gift

I relaxed in the backyard yesterday watching the wife and daughter #2 struggling to assemble a swinging outdoor chair/hammock...

Original post made by Douglas Kendall on Jun. 15, 2009
Last comment by MRs. Smith, on Jun 16, 2009 at 6:04 pm | 7 comments | 2048 Views

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Carden West parents battle over tuition payments

New details are emerging about Carden West, the school's bankruptcy and a fight between parents of students at the school. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2012
Last comment by Neighbor, on Feb 25, 2012 at 1:23 pm | 7 comments | 2048 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Debbie Look appointed to top PTA post

Recently, Pleasanton resident Debbie Look became the director of legislation for the California State PTA (Parent Teachers...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by Buford, on Jul 10, 2009 at 8:38 am | 1 comment | 2047 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Parent Project' helps with teen years

Calling all parents with troubled teens: There is light at the end of the tunnel. So says Teresa LeMay, who is teaching an...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by Yes, on Sep 28, 2010 at 9:16 pm | 3 comments | 2047 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

YES on Measure E-send your ballot in asap!

Ballots must be IN THE MAIL BY APRIL 28 to count. Please mail your ballots today! YES ON E!!!!...

Original post made by Sherri on Apr. 22, 2011
Last comment by , on Apr 22, 2011 at 9:25 am | 1 comment | 2047 Views

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The Forgotten Man

A very moving and appropriate videoclip of an artist's latest work. Videoclip >>> http://www.silverbearcafe.com/private/09.10/forgottenman.html This...

Original post made by Forgotten Man on Oct. 29, 2011
Last comment by clink, on Oct 31, 2011 at 5:45 am | 2 comments | 2047 Views

AROUND TOWN

Credit union marks 75th year with $45,000 'giveaway' program

Pleasanton-based Patelco Credit Union kicked off its 75th anniversary celebration here Tuesday with $45,000 worth of giveaways...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2011
Last comment by Rick, on Mar 17, 2011 at 11:02 am | 2 comments | 2047 Views

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BART, unions reach tentative 5-year agreement to avert strikes

Heralding the tentative agreement as a turning point in BART labor relations, union leaders and management lauded a proposed...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2016
Last comment by res, on Apr 12, 2016 at 12:03 pm | 2 comments | 2047 Views

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Baseball axed as varsity sport at UC Berkeley

It's been said that baseball is as American as apple pie, but men's baseball will no longer be a varsity sport at UC Berkeley...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2010
Last comment by Milan Moravec, on Oct 8, 2010 at 7:15 pm | 19 comments | 2047 Views

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Ragin' fundraiser earns $45,000 toward healing therapy grants

Ragin Cajun, the Mardi Gras event held to benefit the Sandra J Wing Healing Therapies Foundation, has announced that it raised...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2011
Last comment by Patty Manzi, on Mar 24, 2011 at 2:17 pm | 1 comment | 2047 Views

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Governor OKs sale of 'infused' alcoholic drinks

Cocktail purveyors statewide will soon have flavorful new options to choose from since Gov. Jerry Brown signed a senate...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Sep 22, 2011 at 3:21 pm | 2 comments | 2047 Views

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'Spare the Air' alert for today

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a Spare the Air Alert for today because of a high-pressure system...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2015
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Sep 8, 2015 at 9:37 am | 1 comment | 2047 Views

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Rand Paul Is Outraged by Obama Surveillance: Plans to Phone Justice Scalia and Others

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) said Sunday that he has had it with government surveillance of his phone calls, and that he is...

Original post made by Can you spell Obamanation/Abomination? on Jun. 9, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 9, 2013 at 2:55 pm | 3 comments | 2046 Views

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Moniz steps down as San Ramon's high-paid city manager

San Ramon City Manager Herb Moniz has retired, but his successor is yet to be picked. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=6398...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2011
Last comment by n, on Mar 25, 2011 at 9:13 am | 7 comments | 2046 Views

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Art walk with the Harrington's

On Feb. 18 and also on the third Saturdays of March and April, Nancy and Gary Harrington will lead tours of public art in...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2012
Last comment by W Ron Sutton, on Feb 15, 2012 at 9:40 am | 1 comment | 2046 Views

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Solo crash on I-680 sends one to hospital with major injuries

A person suffered major injuries in a solo-vehicle crash Saturday evening on southbound Interstate 680 in Pleasanton, a California...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2017
Last comment by EB1951, on Feb 21, 2017 at 12:46 am | 1 comment | 2046 Views

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Pleasanton Military Families

Pleasanton Military Families, a support group for families of service members, meets at 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of the...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 8, 2009 at 8:58 am | 2 comments | 2046 Views

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Amador Valley High School receives nearly $13,000 from Safeway schools' program

Amador Valley High School has received nearly $13,000 from Pleasanton-based Safeway, Inc. through that company's annual "10%...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2011
Last comment by huh???, on Feb 5, 2011 at 1:22 pm | 1 comment | 2045 Views
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