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Alameda County Board of Supervisors Redistricting Decision

Well, no big surprises out of the meeting today regarding Alameda County supervisorial redistricting. The proposal going...

Original post made by Billie on Jun. 28, 2011
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Send us your Santa photos

Have your kiddies visited Santa yet? If you took a photo you'd like to share, send it to us at dciardelli@pleasantonweekly.com....

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2011
Last comment by santa Claus, on Dec 6, 2011 at 2:42 pm | 4 comments | 1029 Views

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Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger offered a $50,000 reward today for tips leading to the conviction of the assailants in the shooting death of a man in unincorporated Hayward

Would that be in the form of an IOU?? We aren't able to pay state employees the money owed them, but the governor is handing...

Original post made by J on Jul. 2, 2009
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GOPer: Future Katrina victims don't deserve emergency aid

Congresswoman Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) wants to make sure nobody thinks the GOP has even one single ounce of empathy: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R_xnUVrJx1I&eurl=http%3A%2F%2F...

Original post made by Conrad on Jul. 23, 2009
Last comment by Drexl, on Jul 23, 2009 at 4:53 pm | 2 comments | 1028 Views

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Biden Speaks Out on Russia

Check out this piece of diplomacy from our VP Joe Biden: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/07/27/AR2009072701154_pf.html I'm...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by Ken in South Pleasanton, on Jul 28, 2009 at 8:33 am | 4 comments | 1028 Views

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BART's largest union accepts contract offer, another rejects it

BART's second-largest union announced last night that its members have voted against a proposed contract agreement reached...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Mrs. G. P. Keller, on Aug 12, 2009 at 4:03 pm | 8 comments | 1028 Views

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BART protestors, now numbering about two dozen, demonstrate again

About two-dozen anti-BART protesters marched along San Francisco's Market Street Monday evening in the fifth consecutive...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2011
Last comment by steve, on Sep 13, 2011 at 2:31 pm | 2 comments | 1028 Views

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Simplified tax code

Is there a reason why we cannot have a flat type tax on more of a sliding scale?No deductions or write offs.Something simple...

Original post made by Hoops on Oct. 23, 2011
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Oct 24, 2011 at 7:02 pm | 22 comments | 1028 Views

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5 of 6 statewide measures defeated; Pleasanton braces for revenue takeaways

With five of six propositions defeated at the polls statewide yesterday, Pleasanton officials will confer this morning on...

Original post made on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by Pete, on May 20, 2009 at 10:46 am | 9 comments | 1027 Views

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Government corruption never ends!

The latest in the sad saga of corruption in Washington and Dodd and Conrad take sweetheart mortgages as the rest of america...

Original post made by Juan Pablo Montoya on Jul. 27, 2009
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Downtown parking limit extends to three hours beginning Monday

In a move to encourage shoppers to stay downtown longer, the city will extend the parking limit from two to three hours beginning...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Aug 1, 2009 at 7:19 pm | 2 comments | 1027 Views

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You might be a Republican if you believe:

you think the right to life ends at birth. you think that corporations have more compassion than humans. you...

Original post made by Republican Values on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Me Too, on Aug 9, 2009 at 9:48 pm | 11 comments | 1027 Views

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Acorn and it's political connections.

Want to know a little more about Acorn, Obama, Democrats, and the funding sources who support Acorn like the teachers union,...

Original post made by Bob on Sep. 14, 2009
Last comment by paul, on Sep 14, 2009 at 7:47 pm | 3 comments | 1027 Views

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Oakland Airport shooting birds to ensure passenger safety

Gulls, cormorants and pelicans have been flocking to a spot near the end of Oakland International Airport's runway recently,...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2010
Last comment by CA Strikes 2009, on Jan 20, 2010 at 2:52 pm | 6 comments | 1027 Views

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The Tea Party has a race problem

This is an article from Jonathan Capehart of the Washington Post about race problems in the Tea Party. http://voices.washingtonpost.com/postpartisan/2010/05/the_tea_party_has_a_r...

Original post made by David USA on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by TI, on May 7, 2010 at 11:49 pm | 13 comments | 1027 Views

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Business council hosting jobs program sessions for employers

The Tri-Valley Business Council is hosting two complimentary information sessions tomorrow and Wednesday for local to learn...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2010
Last comment by Marie, on Jul 14, 2010 at 6:16 pm | 4 comments | 1027 Views

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Oak Grove developers sue Pleasanton to force housing project OK

In a move that could impact voter turnout and preferences in the Nov. 2 mayoral and City Council election in Pleasanton,...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Aug 9, 2010 at 8:27 am | 2 comments | 1027 Views

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President Obama doubles down on excluding our Creator from the Declaration of Independence

We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain...

Original post made by jimf01 on Sep. 27, 2010
Last comment by radical, on Sep 30, 2010 at 9:54 am | 11 comments | 1027 Views

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Schwarzenegger vetoes county's right to hike marriage fees to fund domestic violence programs

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's Thursday night veto of legislation that would help fund domestic violence prevention programs...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by Ray2447, on Oct 2, 2010 at 10:04 am | 1 comment | 1027 Views

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Obama's Position on Zakat

What is "zakat," you ask? link >>> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pQG8PIqLp7k McNerney enables Obama enable...

Original post made by Brian on Oct. 4, 2010
Last comment by Me Too, on Oct 4, 2010 at 9:21 pm | 3 comments | 1027 Views
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Another bad idea from the air board
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Exchange Club Meeting on First Amendment
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