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COUPLE'S NET

Couples: 1st Date --> Marriage or Not Date at All

I met a wonderful couple with a young baby this week. She told me that on their first date she told him that this was either leading to marriage or it wasn’t...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Apr. 26, 2018
Last comment by joepumper, on May 14, 2018 at 8:43 pm | 1 comment | 2601 Views

TIM TALK

Anniversaries for historic wineries and showcase Wente course

With Wente Vineyards and Concannon Vineyards both celebrating their 135th anniversaries this year, I sat down with Phil Wente to discuss the state of the Livermore...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 10, 2018
There are no comments yet. 649 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sandia scientists identify mechanisms leading to cleaner, more efficient combustion

Sandia National Laboratories researchers have identified key chemical mechanisms for the first time that add to the fundamental knowledge of combustion chemistry...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Apr. 1, 2018
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on May 10, 2018 at 8:28 am | 2 comments | 659 Views

AROUND TOWN

Remembering Sgt. Joe Rose, 29-year police veteran

The Pleasanton community, along with a large number of first responders, paid tribute this week to retired Pleasanton police sergeant Joseph Rose (pictured),...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on May. 10, 2018
There are no comments yet. 443 Views

DOING COLLEGE

Thinking Premed? What You Should Be Thinking About

One of my specialty areas is graduate and professional school admissions and I work with many high school and college students who are hoping to one day attend medical,...

Original post made by Elizabeth LaScala on Apr. 16, 2018
Last comment by buyassignmentservice, on May 10, 2018 at 12:24 am | 2 comments | 1208 Views

AROUND TOWN

Services tomorrow for Joe Rose, 29-year Pleasanton police veteran

Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Augustine Catholic Church for retired Pleasanton police officer Joseph Rose, a World War II and Korean war veteran...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on May. 7, 2018
Last comment by Cholo, on May 9, 2018 at 9:10 am | 1 comment | 575 Views

TIM TALK

The pols want more from your wallet

Check out your voter’s guide for the June 5 statewide primary that came in the mail this week and then grab your wallet. Politicians, at the county, regional...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 3, 2018
Last comment by no more money, on May 9, 2018 at 8:55 am | 4 comments | 864 Views

AROUND TOWN

Funeral service today for Sgt. Joe Rose, 29-year Pleasanton police veteran

Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. today at St. Augustine Catholic Church for retired Pleasanton police officer Joseph Rose, a World War II and Korean war veteran...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on May. 8, 2018
There are no comments yet. 337 Views

TIM TALK

Fighting to wipe out changing our clocks

Fremont Assemblyman Kansen Chu is fighting the good fight when it comes to the absurd practice changing clocks twice a year. Last year, the retired IBM employee,...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 15, 2018
Last comment by joe root, on May 7, 2018 at 11:31 pm | 16 comments | 1294 Views

TIM TALK

Sen. Wiener heeds feedback from mayors

Speaking to the Pleasanton Men’s Club earlier this month, Mayor Jerry Thorne expressed his concern about state Sen. Scott Wiener’s bill (SB 827) concerning...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Apr. 17, 2018
Last comment by carlm21, on May 5, 2018 at 5:09 am | 5 comments | 791 Views

DOING COLLEGE

Tell Me More about University of California-Davis!

Welcome to the second in a series of articles about the University of California system. In a deliberate step away from those omnipresent rankings and instead going...

Original post made by Elizabeth LaScala on Feb. 5, 2018
Last comment by annamartin, on May 5, 2018 at 3:13 am | 2 comments | 2414 Views

TIM TALK

Touring Santa Rita Jail in Dublin

Touring Santa Rita Jail in Dublin Tuesday with the Pleasanton Men’s Club, I learned quite a bit. Although I was active in the daily newspaper industry when the...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Apr. 26, 2018
Last comment by Cholo, on May 3, 2018 at 12:19 pm | 5 comments | 1297 Views

TIM TALK

Good call by Livermore Downtown

Twenty-seven years ago, the fledgling Livermore Downtown association launched its Wine and Honey Festival on First Street. Traditionally, it has been staged the...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 1, 2018
There are no comments yet. 1356 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton’s new Asian-focused shopping center set for summer opening

As stores, restaurants and offices prepare to open in Pleasanton’s new Pacific Pearl Shopping Center, college art major Madison Forseth (left...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Apr. 24, 2018
Last comment by Karl, on Apr 26, 2018 at 4:30 pm | 7 comments | 1695 Views

PRESSING ISSUES

Help beautiful Beatrice the bulldog put neglected days behind her

We received a press release from Valley Humane Society asking for help to for a beautiful bulldog named Beatrice. "With most rescued animals,...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on Apr. 24, 2018
Last comment by Deborah, on Apr 24, 2018 at 4:42 pm | 1 comment | 1096 Views

AROUND TOWN

U.S. Energy Department OK’s plan to develop $600-million supercomputer system for Livermore Lab

U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry has agreed to plans to develop two new exascale supercomputers at a cost of up to $600 million each. Scheduled to be deployed...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Apr. 15, 2018
Last comment by Buenos Días, on Apr 23, 2018 at 9:24 pm | 3 comments | 1187 Views

DOING COLLEGE

What Exactly Is A “Meaningful” Summer Experience for Your High School Student?

On both the Common Application, the University of California application...

Original post made by Elizabeth LaScala on Mar. 30, 2018
Last comment by henry99, on Apr 21, 2018 at 8:36 am | 3 comments | 1929 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: . . . “Joy is greater than sorrow,“ . . . “Nay, sorrow is the greater.”

‘Some of you say, “Joy is greater than sorrow,“ and others say, “Nay, sorrow is the greater.” But I say unto you, they are inseparable....

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Apr. 19, 2018
Last comment by ElaineB, on Apr 19, 2018 at 2:26 pm | 1 comment | 1912 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tri-Valley pays tribute to Dr. King

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. would have been proud of the Tri-Valley community that packed the ballroom of the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Jan. 22 for the 18th annual...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Jan. 29, 2018
Last comment by macys insite, on Apr 19, 2018 at 2:08 am | 7 comments | 966 Views

AROUND TOWN

Services at 2 p.m. today for Terri Carlson, Milfleur owner

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. today for Terri Carlson (pictured), a longtime Pleasanton businesswoman and owner of Milfleur, a unique home...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Apr. 15, 2018
There are no comments yet. 457 Views
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Livermore's Marchand, aka the mayor of Seville, seeks re-election
By Jeb Bing | 3 comments | 274 views

 

Nominations due by Sept. 17

Pleasanton Weekly and DanvilleSanRamon.com are once again putting out a call for nominations and sponsorships for the annual Tri-Valley Heroes awards - our salute to the community members dedicated to bettering the Tri-Valley and the lives of its residents.

Nomination form