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S.F. Mayor Newsom files paperwork to run for lieutenant governor post

San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom filed paperwork with the secretary of state's office Wednesday for a possible run for lieutenant...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2010
Last comment by concerned, on Feb 23, 2010 at 7:43 am | 4 comments | 1268 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The Queen's Jet...

I don't care who you are ... Democrat, Republican, or Independent ... liberal or conservative ... blue state or red state...

Original post made by Another Hippy on Feb. 21, 2010
Last comment by Patriot, on Feb 22, 2010 at 9:09 pm | 11 comments | 1268 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Jerry Mc: Where Do You Stand on Your Democrat Party Filing Charges Against Arizona?

To Ordinary Americans from the Congressional Democrats, including McNerney: "Don't Travel in America, It's Too Dangerous"...

Original post made by SpeakUpJerry! on Aug. 30, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1268 Views

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Vote Yes on 37 - Unregistered

This is a parallel conversation to the topic created by Susan Stasek in which she was asking people to vote for Prop 37,...

Original post made by Ngo Loon on Oct. 30, 2012
Last comment by VOTE NO, on Nov 3, 2012 at 1:53 pm | 8 comments | 1268 Views

AROUND TOWN

Volunteer tutor training program starts Jan. 14 at Pleasanton Library

Pleasanton Public Library will host a new volunteer tutor training program from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, at the library,...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2011
Last comment by M. Campbell, on Jan 7, 2012 at 12:04 am | 4 comments | 1268 Views

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July 4th and Fido -- be careful for him!

Time for the DF's annual reminder that Independence Day is your pet's WORST Day of the Year. Ask any shelter worker -- sadly,...

Original post made by dogfather on Jul. 2, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 3, 2014 at 11:43 am | 3 comments | 1268 Views

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Valley Humane Society names new executive director

Steve Glavan, who has more than 30 years of experience in nonprofit organization and private sector management, has been...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2010
Last comment by PW Reader, on Nov 12, 2010 at 5:43 pm | 1 comment | 1268 Views

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Survey says: Riders want BART to focus on reliable, affordable service

A recent survey of 819 BART riders concluded that riders want the next general manager to focus on providing reliable, affordable...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2011
Last comment by Fred, on Jul 25, 2011 at 4:59 pm | 3 comments | 1268 Views

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Li gets 34 years to life for Dublin custody battle murder

Mei Li, 58, was sentenced today to 34 years to life in state prison for her role in the murder of a 91-year-old woman in...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2011
Last comment by Sam, on Aug 30, 2011 at 12:06 pm | 6 comments | 1268 Views

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Controlled burns underway in Livermore's Sycamore Grove Park

Firefighters are conducting controlled burns at Sycamore Grove Park near Livermore today. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2015/11/19/controlled-burns-...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2015
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Nov 19, 2015 at 8:32 am | 1 comment | 1268 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teachers have bigger problems than G...

Original post made by Pen on May. 27, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on May 28, 2009 at 6:45 am | 4 comments | 1267 Views

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BREAKING!!! HCR passes, Stock Market Crashes, Millions Die!!!

At least, that's the impression I got from watching faux news today. Then I went and checked and it turns out that despite...

Original post made by can\'t stand the stupid on Mar. 22, 2010
Last comment by Janna, on Mar 23, 2010 at 6:18 pm | 12 comments | 1267 Views

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McNerney secret meeting on Aug 23

Congregation Beth Emek . Location: Congregation Beth Emek @ 3400 Nevada Court 3400 Nevada Court Pleasanton, CA 94566...

Original post made by Mike on Aug. 22, 2010
Last comment by J, on Aug 25, 2010 at 12:48 pm | 10 comments | 1267 Views

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Court rejects claim that sex offender residency requirement is unconstitutional

The California Supreme Court ruled Monday that a sex offender residency restriction enacted by voters in 2006 applies to...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2010
Last comment by RU Kidding?, on Mar 1, 2010 at 4:18 pm | 11 comments | 1267 Views

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ACE trains stopped for training exercise cause concerns

If you saw the police and firefighters on the ACE (Altamont Commuter Express) trains Tuesday morning -- don't worry, it's...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2010
Last comment by Henry, on Jun 3, 2010 at 10:30 pm | 3 comments | 1267 Views

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BART fares to rise by 6.1% July 1 with $2.50 hike in airport surcharge

BART directors voted Thursday to increase fares on July 1, but by less than the 10-percent level originally recommended by...

Original post made on May. 29, 2009
Last comment by ally, on May 31, 2009 at 4:22 pm | 4 comments | 1267 Views

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Authorities looking for private sector help to close $132-million budget shortfall

The Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District is looking for a private sector partner to design, run and operate...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2009
Last comment by little m, on Nov 26, 2009 at 11:53 am | 2 comments | 1267 Views

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Yellow jackets sting more than 70 during Alameda County Fair's fireworks show

More than 70 people were stung by yellow jackets at the Alameda County Fair last night after a ground nest was apparently...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2010
Last comment by Another Gatetree Resident, on Jul 7, 2010 at 10:43 am | 6 comments | 1267 Views

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Proponent of a new marriage initiative gets OK to start process for putting measure on state ballot

Secretary of State Debra Bowen announced Tuesday that the proponent of a new initiative that would eliminate the law allowing...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 19, 2010 at 8:48 pm | 9 comments | 1267 Views

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Museum announces first Heritage Awards

Museum On Main has announced the first recipients of its new Heritage Awards, established earlier this year to recognize...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2010
Last comment by Jan Batcheller, on Aug 4, 2010 at 4:09 pm | 1 comment | 1267 Views
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