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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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ValleyCare board chair speaks out
Feb 13, 2014 8:53 am
Comments: 14 | Views: 11,908

John Sensiba, chairman of the board of ValleyCare Health System, sat down this for an interview about the system and the recent departure of long-time CEO Marcy... More
Bright state revenue forecast obscures major financial issues
May 29, 2014 8:02 am
Comments: 20 | Views: 10,689

California revenues are booming, but so are expenses.
Governor Jerry Brown announced earlier this month that the May revision of his January budget proposal would... More
A very rapid transition for the lab
Oct 31, 2013 7:57 am
Comments: 9 | Views: 10,439


The surprise of the week, if not the month, was the
abrupt resignation of Parney Albright as director of Lawrence
Livermore National Laboratory... More
Tuesday thoughts
Jan 28, 2014 8:56 am
Comments: 18 | Views: 10,225

The memorial service for former Mayor Ken Mercer drew more than 500 people to a standing-room-only event at the Pleasanton Senior Center.
Political colleagues... More
A small sign of progress from the Energy Department
Dec 16, 2013 8:55 pm
Comments: 4 | Views: 9,781

One small sign of rational thought emerged from the Department of Energy last month.
Because of the federal ethanol mandates passed by a bipartisan Congress... More
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Better financial times ahead for ValleyCare thanks to Stanford merger
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