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Swalwell named to party leadership post

Pleasanton's Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) was appointed last week to a key leadership post within his party, as Democrat...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2016
Last comment by Pete, 7 hours ago | 6 comments | 705 Views

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Changes to FAFSA make it easier to apply for student aid

Do you have a high school senior who is knee deep in the college admissions process? Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2016/11/09/changes-to-fafsa-make-...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2016
Last comment by MarshalBlake, on Nov 28, 2016 at 4:44 am | 2 comments | 1349 Views

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Where is Cook-Kalio's concession?

Most politicians or wannabe-politicans issue concession speeches, or statements, or tweets when the lose. Where's Cook-Callio's??...

Original post made by Wotcher on Nov. 16, 2016
Last comment by Sandy Piderit, on Nov 25, 2016 at 8:31 pm | 1 comment | 328 Views

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IS A PRESIDENTIAL PARDON ON THE HORIZON?

Will President Barrack Obama be issuing a presidential pardon for Hillary Clinton, in order to prevent the incoming administration...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Nov. 11, 2016
Last comment by Hotslide, on Nov 21, 2016 at 10:28 am | 3 comments | 443 Views

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Are you too suffering from "Clinton-Fatigue?"

Seems as if everywhere the Clinton's go, scandal is sure to follow. Are you really serious about putting this other Clinton...

Original post made by ordinary joe on Oct. 31, 2016
Last comment by Get the Facts, on Nov 11, 2016 at 9:39 am | 4 comments | 283 Views

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President

It's amazing. One man loses his job at NBC and the other becomes President. This is our America now. Are you proud?...

Original post made by Sarah Phillips on Nov. 9, 2016
There are no comments yet. 236 Views

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Don't feel sorry for Hillary...

Don't feel sorry for Hillary for many reasons, as follows... She'll be fine because eventually she will receive the "social...

Original post made by deplorable one on Nov. 9, 2016
There are no comments yet. 303 Views

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Its been a great 24 hours for no on MM

Its been an awesome, extraordinary 24 hours for the no on MM Movement as the East Bay Times editorial board supports No on...

Original post made by Mr. Everyday on Nov. 2, 2016
Last comment by Fact Checker, on Nov 4, 2016 at 8:23 pm | 4 comments | 264 Views

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BART Janitor made $270,000 last year

Unbelievable. http://www.mercurynews.com/2016/11/01/bart-janitor-grossed-270k-in-pay-and-benefits-last-year/ If Measure...

Original post made by BART Rider on Nov. 1, 2016
There are no comments yet. 195 Views

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Vote No on Prop 64

Proponets of Prop 64 trumpet legalizing marijuana will raise new tax revenue (and ironically say some of this revenue will...

Original post made by zolli on Oct. 30, 2016
Last comment by JWhite, on Oct 31, 2016 at 11:33 am | 4 comments | 267 Views

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DSRSD board votes to oppose Prop 53

The Dublin San Ramon Services District board of has unanimously approved a resolution in opposition to Proposition 53, which...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2016
Last comment by Registered Joe, on Oct 24, 2016 at 6:06 pm | 1 comment | 1393 Views

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Prop 55 - "we can't go back", vote to extend a temporary tax

Give me a break, why is this even allowed to be voted on? If it was added as a temporary tax to begin with it should expire....

Original post made by Pleasanton Parent on Oct. 22, 2016
There are no comments yet. 159 Views

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What a Nightmare Hillary's "Dream" of Open Borders Would Mean for America

Hillary is on record (thanks to Wikileaks) saying that "My dream is a hemispheric common market, with open trade and open...

Original post made by very concerned citizen on Oct. 16, 2016
There are no comments yet. 188 Views

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Hillary's Campaign Plotted to Create Fake Trump Craigslist Ads

WikiLeaks document are showing that the plot to smear Donald Trump goes back at least several months, when the the Democratic...

Original post made by ordinary joe on Oct. 14, 2016
There are no comments yet. 147 Views

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2016 'Water Year' ends as 5th consecutive dry year with low snowfall

California's 2016 water year ended Friday, marking a fifth consecutive dry year with low snowfall, officials from the Department...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2016
Last comment by Patriot, on Oct 5, 2016 at 4:43 pm | 3 comments | 1042 Views

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Cook-Kallio and ACAP

With ballots coming out and campaign mail filling our mailboxes and TV ad-space, I'm posting an updated version of my earlier...

Original post made by Billie on Oct. 3, 2016
Last comment by res1, on Oct 5, 2016 at 4:33 pm | 6 comments | 693 Views

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Pleasanton's fallen

What began as a simple idea to gather the names of Pleasanton residents killed in U.S. wars turned into a project that took...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2016
Last comment by Doug Miller, on Sep 20, 2016 at 8:47 am | 8 comments | 2425 Views

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Is fireplace smoke second hand smoke?

After reading about Dublin's ordinance on second hand smoke, I wonder why they only consider cigarette smoke as offensive...

Original post made by Paulette Kenyon on Dec. 29, 2007
Last comment by Woodsmoke Stinks, on Sep 18, 2016 at 4:17 am | 32 comments | 10551 Views

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Re elect Catharine Baker 16th Assembly District

We have a candidate running for the 16th Assembly district against our incumbent Catharine Baker that is owned and heavily...

Original post made by fcapilla on Sep. 17, 2016
Last comment by Billie, on Sep 17, 2016 at 8:52 pm | 3 comments | 361 Views

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Several hundred turn out for 9/11 ceremony in Pleasanton

Several hundred turned out Sunday morning for a remembrance ceremony in honor of the 15th anniversary of the 2001 terrorist...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2016
Last comment by Pleasanton parent, on Sep 12, 2016 at 7:50 pm | 3 comments | 1555 Views
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State budget hinges on earnings of the 1 percent
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 803 views

Admitted Early Action? Congratulations! And Next Steps
By Elizabeth LaScala | 1 comment | 284 views