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AROUND TOWN

Barone’s restaurant, other task force rezoning plans, up for review at Tuesday’s Pleasanton City Council meeting

Joe Barone wants everyone to know that he has no plan to close his popular restaurant at 475 St John St. in downtown Pleasanton to build more housing...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Apr. 11, 2019
Last comment by jaosnmsithss, 9 hours ago | 1 comment | 838 Views

TIM TALK

Fascinating innovations coming out of Danville

The Tri-Valley is building a deserved reputation as a center of innovation. At first thought, you would think it’s centered along the I-680/I-580 intersection...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Apr. 18, 2019
There are no comments yet. 172 Views

TIM TALK

Supervisors plan key vote on Urban Shield Tuesday

After months of committee work and a key vote by the Alameda County Board of Supervisors, the future of the valuable Urban Shield training program comes down to...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 11, 2019
Last comment by Escorts in Gurgaon, 20 hours ago | 11 comments | 1404 Views

TIM TALK

More parking downtown must be in the plan

As the two-year process to update Pleasanton’s downtown plan nears its conclusion, naturally some key questions have arisen. The task force is scheduled...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Apr. 16, 2019
Last comment by arianapham, on Apr 17, 2019 at 6:24 pm | 1 comment | 467 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Premarital and Couples: Living as Roommates?

I see couples who eventually realize they are living as roommates: they may be good parents together, run their household together, do their respective jobs, spend...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Apr. 12, 2019
Last comment by Chandrama Anderson, on Apr 17, 2019 at 7:21 am | 2 comments | 1383 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Premarital and Couples: "You're Not Listening to Me!" may mean "I don't feel heard."

A discussion can quickly escalate into an argument when one partner (or both) don't know that your partner heard what you were saying, either literally, or an underlying...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Apr. 17, 2019
There are no comments yet. 474 Views

TIM TALK

Castlewood members voted for major clubhouse remodeling; Second vote looms

The future of the iconic Castlewood Country Club became a little bit clearer this month when the membership narrowly voted to proceed with remodeling the clubhouse...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 14, 2019
Last comment by Michael Tow, on Apr 12, 2019 at 10:44 am | 3 comments | 919 Views

TIM TALK

Police chiefs worried about assembly bill

Pleasanton Police Chief Dave Spiller and law enforcement leaders across the state are deeply concerned about Assembly Bill 392. The bill would change the decades-old...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Apr. 11, 2019
Last comment by James Michael, on Apr 11, 2019 at 8:23 pm | 1 comment | 1002 Views

TIM TALK

"Unplanned" delivers a powerful message

When we walked into the cinema Monday afternoon, the gentleman checking our tickets remarked, “it’s a powerful message.” He was right. “Unplanned” delivers...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Apr. 4, 2019
Last comment by Woman, on Apr 10, 2019 at 7:19 pm | 23 comments | 1864 Views

AROUND TOWN

Illinois winters lead to Porky’s opening in Pleasanton

Thanks to the long and blustery winters in Chicago and northern Illinois – which I remember well -- the Valenziano family moved west and has...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Mar. 9, 2019
Last comment by 192.168.1.1, on Apr 10, 2019 at 10:34 am | 2 comments | 1889 Views

DOING COLLEGE

College Options for the Artistic-Minded Student

For the artistic-minded student, there are several different types of schools to research in order to find the right academic fit and degree path. - Four-year...

Original post made by Elizabeth LaScala on Mar. 6, 2019
Last comment by abduljabbar, on Apr 9, 2019 at 2:13 am | 9 comments | 869 Views

DOING COLLEGE

The College Admissions Scam

The recent college admissions scandal that was revealed in a New York Times...

Original post made by Elizabeth LaScala on Mar. 13, 2019
Last comment by
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COUPLE'S NET

Premarital and Couples: Thoughts and Dogs

I'm writing to you today from my waiting room. I like to sit here looking at the aquarium; watching the neon tetras dart through the water and the African frogs...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Apr. 5, 2019
There are no comments yet. 2734 Views

TIM TALK

Castlewood members considering offer from Bay Club

Castlewood Country Club members will be making a major decision on the future of the club in the next few weeks. Members will consider options at the club’s annual...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 15, 2019
Last comment by 192.168.1.1, on Apr 5, 2019 at 7:50 am | 5 comments | 1705 Views

TIM TALK

Three Alameda County Supervisors vote thumbs down on public safety

As predicted by Alameda County Sheriff Greg Ahern, the changes to the Urban Shield training program mandated by the Board of Supervisors last week caused the federal...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 19, 2019
Last comment by mitchelsamuel61, on Apr 5, 2019 at 5:38 am | 7 comments | 958 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council halts plans for 90-home senior housing on Merritt property

The Pleasanton City Council in effect has rejected a developer’s bid to build a 90-home project for seniors 55 and older on the largely-vacant...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Mar. 20, 2019
Last comment by May, on Apr 3, 2019 at 2:36 am | 3 comments | 674 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples and Premarital Couples: Thank You

I reflect on the process of therapy that I have been honored to have gone through with my clients each year. Therapy is a difficult and at times, exhausting process....

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Mar. 29, 2019
Last comment by wendymccormick , on Apr 3, 2019 at 2:20 am | 1 comment | 3196 Views

TIM TALK

Iconic Livermore wine country restaurant moves away from fine dining

The Livermore Valley’s iconic wine country restaurant is shifting its format after decades as a fine dining destination. The Restaurant at Wente Vineyards,...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Apr. 2, 2019
There are no comments yet. 1527 Views

TIM TALK

A Beta success for Deep Sentinel

Last Friday, Pleasanton resident and CEO Dave Selinger was a happy man. The co-founder of Deep Sentinel was celebrating the success of their home security system...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 8, 2019
Last comment by Shannon Coulson, on Apr 2, 2019 at 3:33 am | 1 comment | 1756 Views

TIM TALK

Pleasanton real estate snapshot

Despite the steadily increasing home prices in Pleasanton, buyers have yet to reach the “pain point” according to Dave Stark of the Bay East Association of Realtors. Dave...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 28, 2019
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Apr 1, 2019 at 6:46 pm | 6 comments | 1290 Views
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Premarital and Couples: Living as Roommates?
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Barone’s restaurant, other task force rezoning plans, up for review at Tuesday’s Pleasanton City Council meeting
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