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By Tim Hunt

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About this blog: I am a native of Alameda County, grew up in Pleasanton and currently live in the house I grew up in that is more than 100 years old. I spent 39 years in the daily newspaper business and wrote a column for more than 25 years in add...  (More)

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Planning the "Pleasanton way"
Apr 17, 2014 7:48 am
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The government approval process in Pleasanton has been notorious as "the Pleasanton way."
Sometimes, that results in good projects—other times the seemingly... More
Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
Apr 15, 2014 8:14 am
Comments: 32 | Views: 854

The anti-oil folks in Richmond and Berkeley are preparing to battle against trains carrying fracked oil to refineries in California. Richmond and Contra Costa County,... More
Hacienda Business Park evolves to meet demand
Apr 10, 2014 8:29 am
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Since it was approved in the 1982, Hacienda Business Park has consistently evolved to accommodate changing market conditions.
As General Manager James Paxson told... More
Name the sports park for Ken Mercer
Apr 8, 2014 7:54 am
Comments: 2 | Views: 632

Pleasanton's parks and recreation commission will have the opportunity this week to celebrate the life of a man who gave hugely of his time and talent to help shape... More
Taxpayer-funded universal preschool is no panacea
Apr 3, 2014 8:22 am
Comments: 18 | Views: 2,050

Democrats ranging from President Obama to California Senate leader Darrell Steinberg to progressive New York Mayor Bill de Blasio have all been pushing ahead with... More
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