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Myths about FHA

Acting FHA Commissioner Carol Galante Addresses Concerns, Myths about FHA. Despite negative comments from the Right,...

Original post made by dublinmike on Mar. 29, 2012
Last comment by , on Mar 29, 2012 at 10:25 pm | 1 comment | 1997 Views

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Whistleblowers allege air district improperly destroys pollution records

Two former employees of the agency responsible for protecting the Bay Area from air pollution say they were improperly fired...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2017
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Feb 23, 2017 at 8:44 am | 1 comment | 1997 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why won't Obama get tough with Wall Street?

"President Obama has not been strong on the issue, and Timothy Geithner coddles the wanton bankers whenever they freak out...

Original post made by a reader on Nov. 11, 2009
Last comment by a reader, on Nov 11, 2009 at 9:15 pm | 2 comments | 1996 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Just as he promised, Obama has fundamentally transformed America.

Change for the Worse. America downgraded. Exponential increase in debt. Exponential job losses. Exponential increase...

Original post made by Dana on Aug. 21, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 27, 2011 at 10:32 pm | 10 comments | 1996 Views

AROUND TOWN

Does anybody know anything about the new butcher shop that is opening downtown?

This could be a great addition to downtown and I'm really looking forward to the fresh meat and fish. Does anyobdy know anything...

Original post made by BigMac34 on May. 13, 2010
Last comment by SEO SOFTWARE, on Aug 10, 2010 at 5:54 pm | 11 comments | 1996 Views

AROUND TOWN

Planning Commission reviews Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan update

The Pleasanton City Council is poised to debate the proposed update to the city's Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan next...

Original post made on May. 13, 2017
Last comment by Karl Aitken, on May 15, 2017 at 1:00 pm | 6 comments | 1996 Views

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Want to appeal your tax assessment? Go online

Beginning Thursday, Alameda County will offer a new online application process for assessment appeals applications. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2010
Last comment by Rick, on Jun 29, 2010 at 4:49 pm | 1 comment | 1996 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Straight forward information in regard to Heath Care Reform Bill:

By Robert Schroeder, MarketWatch WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) -- President Barack Obama doesn't want to hear it, but his Herculean...

Original post made by Andy on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by LawStudent, on Jul 29, 2009 at 3:32 pm | 9 comments | 1995 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bagpipes at Veterans Memorial building tonight

If you're in the vicinity of the Veterans Memorial Building on Main Street tonight, expect to hear the familiar strains of...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 10, 2012 at 12:35 pm | 3 comments | 1995 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Banned Books Week arrives in Pleasanton

Sunday marked the start of Banned Books Week, an annual event launched in 1982 in response to a national increase in the...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2017
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Sep 29, 2017 at 8:31 am | 2 comments | 1995 Views

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Weekly's 'wrap-around' 2009 Holiday Fund will help thousands throughout Tri-Valley

The face of hunger is changing in the Tri-Valley. Open Heart Kitchen Executive Director Linda McKeever sees it first-hand. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2009
Last comment by Janet Pelletier, on Dec 14, 2009 at 10:07 am | 2 comments | 1995 Views

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Peters Avenue house to be recognized

The Pleasanton Heritage Association is giving its first Architectural Heritage Award for New Construction to Emil and Marjorie...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2011
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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama might release terrorists into US

In spite of significant resistance Obama said today that he will not rule out the release of Gitmo terrorists into the United...

Original post made by Richie Pierce on Jun. 12, 2009
Last comment by Buford, on Jun 12, 2009 at 8:18 pm | 10 comments | 1994 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Livermore Lab unveils technology to save truckers billions of gallons of diesel fuel

After more than a decade of research, scientists at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Tuesday unveiled technology that...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2010
Last comment by mikeeeee, on Feb 22, 2010 at 5:47 pm | 3 comments | 1994 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Mr. McNerney, We're Watching Your Vote on "Cut, Cap & Balance" this coming Tuesday

Mr. McNerney, are you at all serious about improving America's economy, and reducing our enormous debt? We will be watching...

Original post made by ConservatismWorks on Jul. 16, 2011
Last comment by Greg, on Jul 19, 2011 at 11:19 am | 5 comments | 1994 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dems vs. Repub

On every major measurement, the Census Bureau report shows that the country lost ground during Bush's two terms. While Bush...

Original post made by Annon on Sep. 13, 2009
Last comment by Sharon, on Sep 14, 2009 at 11:41 pm | 20 comments | 1994 Views

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O'Malley will be Alameda County's first woman district attorney

Nancy O'Malley will become Alameda County's first woman district attorney on Friday after the Board of Supervisors voted...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2009
Last comment by bob123, on Sep 16, 2009 at 8:14 am | 1 comment | 1994 Views

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No decision until 5 p.m. tonight on whether Bay Bridge will re-open tomorrow morning

It will be "quite a challenge" to repair a damaged part of the eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge in time...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2009
Last comment by Swami, on Sep 8, 2009 at 12:55 pm | 2 comments | 1994 Views

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Follow Pleasanton's lead: disband redevelopment agencies

With the current still-sluggish economy and the city's concern over unfunded pension liabilities, Pleasanton can be glad...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2011
Last comment by Arroyo, on Jan 25, 2011 at 4:07 pm | 3 comments | 1994 Views

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Welcome home celebration tomorrow for USN Lt. John Fields

A welcome home celebration will be held tomorrow for USN Lt. John Benjamin Fields starting at 8:30 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 12,...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2011
Last comment by Agree, on Feb 11, 2011 at 5:01 pm | 3 comments | 1994 Views
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Sound and Fury over Vile and Slur-ry
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New state housing requirements could affect Pleasanton
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