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SCHOOLS & KIDS

School fund campaign

Pleasanton's two educational foundations are doing a fundraiser. http://www.independentnews.com/fullstory.php?newsid=413 ...

Original post made by bobbi on Jun. 11, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1166 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

WELFARE FOR CHIMPS (TO BE PROVIDED BY THE CHUMPS)

Think you've heard it all regarding the screwball proposals that come out of Washington D.C. Are you ready for this...

Original post made by Monkey Money on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by LawStudent, on Aug 4, 2009 at 1:17 pm | 7 comments | 1166 Views

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Get ready for toll increases!

Well let's see folks. Revenues are down for bridge retrofits because people using the bridges for commuting is down, because...

Original post made by Michael on Oct. 14, 2009
Last comment by Peon Moonbeam, on Oct 15, 2009 at 1:41 pm | 15 comments | 1166 Views

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Obama's Immigration speech

I reviewed Obama's immigration speech online. I was surprised somewhat that I disagreed with very little of what the President...

Original post made by jimf01 on Jul. 1, 2010
Last comment by radical, on Jul 2, 2010 at 10:44 am | 11 comments | 1166 Views

AROUND TOWN

Need a good mechanic shop. Anyone ever use Precision Auto?

Has anyone ever use Precision Auto for car repair? Just want to know how their service and quality is. If you have a better...

Original post made by Car Repair on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by PJ, on Oct 30, 2010 at 11:46 pm | 11 comments | 1166 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

How much money was spent on the war in Iraq?

Welcome home to our troops who fought for a war that was started to rid Iraq of weapons of mass destruction it did not have....

Original post made by SCUBAMom on Dec. 15, 2011
Last comment by Bill, on Dec 18, 2011 at 12:07 pm | 7 comments | 1166 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1165 Views

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What is the Philosophy of Liberty?

Please pass this along. Web link to the Philosophy of Liberty! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=muHg86Mys7I Thank...

Original post made by Ken on Jul. 19, 2009
Last comment by m, on Jul 20, 2009 at 8:48 am | 5 comments | 1165 Views

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Article: "ObamaCare's Prescription for Death"

Canada Free Press http://canadafreepress.com/index.php/article/13196 Government mandate can give everyone the health...

Original post made by Bill on Jul. 28, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1165 Views

AROUND TOWN

PW Market Livermore

I just heard that the PW market on Vasco is closing. Does anyone know if it will be turned into another market?...

Original post made by Millie on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by anonymous, on Oct 19, 2009 at 6:23 pm | 1 comment | 1165 Views

AROUND TOWN

Is the Mural on an Eyesore Warehouse a Joke?

Has the Pleasanton City Council and/or Planning Commission heard the phase “you can’t make a silk purse out of a sow’s ear”?...

Original post made by \"Sore Eyes\" Charley on Nov. 6, 2009
Last comment by Downtowner, on Dec 4, 2009 at 11:09 am | 7 comments | 1165 Views

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Character appreciation

When it comes to setting goals, the people of Pleasanton often refer back to the basics that have helped shape this community...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Mar 2, 2010 at 3:07 pm | 11 comments | 1165 Views

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Teen charged with felony afterschool fight

What started as an afterschool fight between "five or six kids" led to a felony charge of assault with a deadly weapon against...

Original post made on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by resident, on May 9, 2010 at 7:56 pm | 31 comments | 1165 Views

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Proud Socialists March at Left-Wing Protest in DC

The so-called "One Nation" rally was led by labor unions as an attempt to counter Glenn Beck's Restoring Honor Rally, which...

Original post made by jimf01 on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by Tea Party Patriot, on Oct 4, 2010 at 6:40 pm | 22 comments | 1165 Views

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Handicaped Person in Wheelchair with Dog Crossing

On my way to work every morning down Valley Ave. just past Santa Rita Rd. I am forever amazed at a lady in a motorized wheelchair...

Original post made by Don on Jan. 6, 2011
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Jan 10, 2011 at 6:58 pm | 3 comments | 1165 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Transbay Tube delays this weekend, warns BART

BART's Transbay Tube is undergoing maintenance and repair work this weekend, and BART officials anticipate 20- to 40-minute...

Original post made on May. 27, 2011
Last comment by Fred, on Jun 1, 2011 at 1:45 am | 5 comments | 1165 Views

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It's 'Spare the Air' day for the Superbowl

Bay Area residents are being asked not to burn wood today by the Bay Area Air Quality Management District. Read the full...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2012
Last comment by Kangaroo, on Feb 5, 2012 at 1:21 pm | 5 comments | 1165 Views

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Freedom of Speech and the Cost of Participation

I thought this post was well-written and deserved its own topic. It came from the thread about the house fire in Chico. =========== Posted...

Original post made by Stacey on Apr. 16, 2012
Last comment by Stacey, on Apr 17, 2012 at 9:23 pm | 12 comments | 1165 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Federal agency awards $12 million to state for rental aid to disabled low-income tenants

Federal housing and health officials have awarded $12 million to the California Housing Financing Agency to offer rental...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2013
Last comment by Tea is best, on Feb 17, 2013 at 3:38 pm | 6 comments | 1165 Views

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Former Centerpointe teacher declared 'threat' by state Department of Social Services

The preschool teacher whose photos showed a two-year-old in her care bound with masking tape has been declared a threat by...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by Chemist, on Mar 13, 2013 at 12:37 pm | 2 comments | 1165 Views
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