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Why are liberals and progressives...

So willing to be lied to, so willing to give up their own personal freedom, so willing to let others work on their behalf...etc?...

Original post made by Why? on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Well Now, on Aug 6, 2009 at 5:27 pm | 16 comments | 1059 Views

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what was done and by whom at the CIA under the Bush administration, people are remaining tight-lipped

As you quite well know, Eric Prince, founder, President and CEO of Blackwater, is a Religious Christian Master Of War, with...

Original post made by Blackwater XE on Aug. 20, 2009
Last comment by I Agree, on Aug 21, 2009 at 5:31 pm | 15 comments | 1059 Views

AROUND TOWN

Chipotle please come to Pleasanton

I'm tired of driving all the way to Dublin for my Chipotle Mexican food fix. The local Mexican food is OK but it is time...

Original post made by CEASAR on Oct. 17, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 18, 2009 at 12:01 pm | 6 comments | 1059 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville's 'Sully' commemorates 1-year anniversary of Hudson River landing

One year after he successfully landed a plane on the Hudson River in New York, Danville resident Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2010
Last comment by Every bit a hero, on Jan 18, 2010 at 10:06 am | 7 comments | 1059 Views

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AC Transit drivers' union wins court order to block reduced-wage contract

A judge issued a preliminary injunction Monday against AC Transit overturning a new contract that the bus agency imposed...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by Publius, on Aug 3, 2010 at 1:46 pm | 5 comments | 1059 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 | 1059 Views

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City says it has contingency plan if BART workers strike

A looming strike by BART employees has the city of Pleasanton thinking about how it can be prepared for that scenario to...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2009
Last comment by common sense, on Jul 10, 2009 at 4:12 pm | 6 comments | 1058 Views

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Work set to start on $136-million BART extension to Warm Springs

BART officials will give a green light to contractors today to begin construction on the Warm Springs extension project in...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Aug 30, 2009 at 12:19 am | 5 comments | 1058 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Camps June 14-18th

There are very few camps that begin this week in the Bay Area. Camp personnel of camps that do offer service this week tell...

Original post made by Dana on Jun. 15, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1058 Views

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Sonoma Cattle Company

Just had a solicitor/salesman knock on mine and a neighbor's door from "The Sonoma Cattle Exchange". Refused to open the...

Original post made by Tony on Jun. 25, 2010
Last comment by speaking from experience, on Jun 28, 2010 at 11:29 am | 4 comments | 1058 Views

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Prop. 8 sponsors file appeal arguing trial judge 'invented' right to same-sex marriage

The sponsors of California's Proposition 8 have urged a federal appeals court in San Francisco to uphold the ban on same-sex...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2010
Last comment by SteveP, on Sep 20, 2010 at 9:04 am | 4 comments | 1058 Views

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Council OKs new Safeway superstore despite Sullivan's objections

The City Council voted 4-1 Tuesday night to approve plans by Safeway to build one of its new "Lifestyle" supermarkets in...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2010
Last comment by AVFan, on Nov 1, 2010 at 5:14 pm | 5 comments | 1058 Views

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Brown kills death row project at San Quentin

Calling plans for construction of a pricey new San Quentin death row "unconscionable," Gov. Jerry Brown today pulled the...

Original post made on May. 3, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on May 5, 2011 at 10:37 pm | 3 comments | 1058 Views

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City's paratransit starts downtown shuttle service today

The new fall schedule for Pleasanton's Paratransit Service and its popular downtown shuttle starts Sunday service today. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2011
Last comment by olfthfl, on Sep 19, 2011 at 8:24 am | 2 comments | 1058 Views

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Santa Clara jury acquited the victim abuse case

The Atty General in PA, after the Sandusky fiasco, said from now on the victims/children will be heard. Today the Santa...

Original post made by Watcher on Jul. 5, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1058 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

VOUCHERS NOW

Now that the results are in, it is time for Pleasanton to face the music. This cannot go on and enough is enough. The public...

Original post made by Privatize on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Wow, on Jun 3, 2009 at 2:10 pm | 4 comments | 1057 Views

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California Economic Growth

Recently much has been said about balancing the budget, increasing taxes, reducing services, etc. but I would like hear...

Original post made by Einstein on Jul. 26, 2009
Last comment by Linda, on Jul 27, 2009 at 9:43 am | 7 comments | 1057 Views

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Jobless recovery?

Interesting article by a former Obama economic advisor. http://www.thenation.com/doc/20090713/hindery_gerard ...

Original post made by Einstein on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by John, on Aug 8, 2009 at 5:50 pm | 1 comment | 1057 Views

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Oakland airport ranked No. 1 for on-time arrivals

Oakland International Airport ranked No. 1 for on-time arrivals among all North American airports last year, according to...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2010
Last comment by Me, on Jan 12, 2010 at 3:03 pm | 2 comments | 1057 Views

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Missing Livermore mom found OK in Sacramento

A 28-year-old Livermore mother who went missing on Monday turned up Thursday night at a Sacramento medical facility, police...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2010
Last comment by Hannah, on Mar 9, 2010 at 10:21 pm | 3 comments | 1057 Views
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