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Who are the Tea Party supporters?

Food for thought . . . According to a just released NYT/CBS News poll, those who identify with and support the Tea Party...

Original post made by Rae on Apr. 15, 2010
Last comment by Janna, on Apr 15, 2010 at 9:35 pm | 35 comments | 1086 Views

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Electronic Recycling

Hi, Anyone know where e-waste can be recycled in the near future? I have an old CD player to dump. Thank you....

Original post made by Vintage Resident on Jun. 23, 2010
Last comment by Also, on Jun 25, 2010 at 5:01 pm | 3 comments | 1086 Views

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What's up with Safeway?

Is Safeway under new management or something? The last few times I've been in there, I've had bad experiences. A few months...

Original post made by Puzzled on Aug. 6, 2010
Last comment by dusty, on Aug 29, 2010 at 8:55 am | 9 comments | 1086 Views

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Proposition 23 -- The Big Oil Initiative

Proposition 23 aims to suspend implementation of AB32, the Air Pollution Control law, but it's written in a way to make Californians...

Original post made by Rae on Oct. 25, 2010
Last comment by Patriot, on Oct 27, 2010 at 5:36 pm | 32 comments | 1086 Views

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Why are BART's unions different than others?

The SEIU, the largest union in Santa Clara County, approved a new contract giving workers a 5% raise over two years. The...

Original post made by Joe on Aug. 31, 2013
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Sep 1, 2013 at 11:29 am | 9 comments | 1086 Views

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Businesses encouraged to 'Spare the Air' with Great Race Challenge

The annual Spare the Air season has officially kicked off with four Spare the Air Days already declared by the Bay Area Air...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2009
Last comment by *Laughing At AT&T Trophy*, on Jun 21, 2009 at 9:20 am | 2 comments | 1085 Views

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Another Obama appointee apologizing for past actions

Chiming in to further the right wing smear campaign. Kevin Jennings is the Director of the Department of Education’s...

Original post made by jimf01 on Sep. 30, 2009
Last comment by Michael, on Oct 1, 2009 at 6:11 pm | 18 comments | 1085 Views

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Boxer, Feinstein call on federal agency to inspect California pipelines

California's senators urged a federal agency Monday to immediately order inspections of interstate natural gas pipelines...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on Sep 17, 2010 at 9:30 pm | 4 comments | 1085 Views

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Zuckerberg donates $500 million to foundation that supports Pleasanton Weekly Holiday Fund

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced Tuesday that he is giving nearly $500 million in Facebook stock to the Silicon Valley...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2012
Last comment by Jill, on Dec 19, 2012 at 3:34 pm | 2 comments | 1085 Views

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Do we have a local email distribution list like a Yahoo Group?

Having recently moved to the area, we are looking for help with choosing local plumbers, doctors, gardeners, etc. In our...

Original post made by Curious on Jun. 13, 2013
Last comment by Sandy, on Jun 13, 2013 at 3:49 pm | 3 comments | 1085 Views

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Pleasanton neighborhoods to celebrate 'National Night Out' tonight

Neighborhoods throughout the city are expected to block off parts of their streets and courts tonight to celebrate National...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Kate, on Aug 5, 2009 at 9:32 am | 4 comments | 1084 Views

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United Nations Plans for America's Future

Why do you suppose the media chooses to conceal this from us? Because if enough Americans knew of this we would end this...

Original post made by mark on Sep. 29, 2009
Last comment by J, on Oct 1, 2009 at 1:49 pm | 8 comments | 1084 Views

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Services Thursday for DeWittWilson, 90

A funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Augustine Catholic Church for DeWitt (Dee) Wilson who died Monday...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2010
Last comment by RS, on Jan 13, 2010 at 12:56 pm | 3 comments | 1084 Views

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Congressman Paul Ryan's "Roadmap for America" : This will retire the entire US debt

Please inform yourself regarding Paul Ryan's "Roadmap..." We must get America back on track and 180 degrees in the opposite...

Original post made by We Need This! on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 4, 2010 at 7:17 pm | 7 comments | 1084 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 | 1084 Views

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Schwarzenegger vetoes bill to require public disclosure by groups operating on college campuses

In one of the last actions taken before the deadline to sign or veto bills, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger vetoed SB 330 by Senator...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2010
Last comment by Tired-of-Leftist-Dribble, on Oct 5, 2010 at 8:18 pm | 2 comments | 1084 Views

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Pleasanton Weekly endorses Joan Laursen, Jeff Bowser for school board

The Pleasanton Weekly today endorsed former PTA Council president Joan Laursen and businessman Jeff Bowser for election to...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Arroyo, on Oct 8, 2010 at 6:56 pm | 8 comments | 1084 Views

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Woman killed in I-580 crash Tuesday was San Ramon resident

The Alameda County coroner's bureau today identified a 22-year-old woman killed in a crash on Interstate Highway 580 Tuesday...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by George, on Oct 30, 2010 at 7:41 pm | 6 comments | 1084 Views

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The Damage Obama Has Done...

Breathtaking... http://weaselzippers.us/2011/02/19/%E2%80%9Cthe-damage-obama-has-done%E2%80%9D/ ...

Original post made by Chris on Feb. 19, 2011
Last comment by inconvenient truth, on Feb 20, 2011 at 7:13 pm | 2 comments | 1084 Views

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More IRS Harrassment

After a year of denials, the IRS finally fesses up that they were harassing members of the Tea Party with targeted audits....

Original post made by Tuned Out on May. 10, 2013
Last comment by Anders, on May 16, 2013 at 9:02 am | 9 comments | 1084 Views
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Baker bill targets BART strikes
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 1,425 views

The House of Representatives performs history’s first repeat hara-kiri
By Tom Cushing | 11 comments | 1,400 views

Net Neutrality?
By Roz Rogoff | 3 comments | 797 views

Net Neutrality a win or loss for open Internet and First Amendment?
By Gina Channell-Allen | 2 comments | 679 views