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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. 462 Views

AROUND TOWN

Services tomorrow for Terri Carlson, Milfleur owner

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

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Apr. 14, 2018
There are no comments yet. 543 Views

TIM TALK

School trustees want more state money

It cannot come as a surprise that the Pleasanton and Dublin school boards joined the statewide drive to increase education funding. When the board approved the...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Apr. 10, 2018
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Apr 13, 2018 at 1:51 pm | 1 comment | 1119 Views

TIM TALK

Innovation flourishing in Tri-Valley

Attending the third annual Game Changer Awards at the Firehouse Arts Center in Pleasanton, I was struck by the amazing diversity of business enterprises in the Tri-Valley. Presenti...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Apr. 12, 2018
There are no comments yet. 0 Views

RAUCOUS CAUCUS

Corruption in the Balance?

Item: per the NYTimes report of Press Secretary Sara Sanders, on the White House view of EPA Secretary Scott Pruitt: “Ms. Sanders said that Mr. Pruitt’s...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Apr. 7, 2018
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Apr 11, 2018 at 12:00 pm | 67 comments | 2091 Views

TIM TALK

Learning life's true priorities

For the first part of his career, Kirk Perry thought he was a self-made man. Speaking to the men of the Community Presbyterian Church in Danville before Easter,...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Apr. 5, 2018
Last comment by Muttertag Wünsche, on Apr 11, 2018 at 2:41 am | 4 comments | 885 Views

RAUCOUS CAUCUS

Art Project du jour

With no intent or likelihood of horning-in on the Art Space blog of Messrs. Barry and Carmel, I invite your critique of the following work: "Please...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Mar. 24, 2018
Last comment by BobB, on Apr 7, 2018 at 9:14 am | 112 comments | 2296 Views

TIM TALK

The Pleasanton way: making the simple complicated

Trying to do something that seems simple with the city of Pleasanton invariably seems to turn into a complicated mess. Take the Kay Hatsushi family and their...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 27, 2018
Last comment by laura Mc, on Apr 3, 2018 at 9:03 am | 6 comments | 1321 Views

AROUND TOWN

Downtown Easter egg hunt, Easter vigils set for today, Holy Saturday

Today is Holy Saturday, a day in the Christian faith falls between Good Friday and Easter. It commemorates the day when Jesus Christ lay in the tomb after his death,...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Mar. 31, 2018
There are no comments yet. 434 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lynnewood pastor says Easter is more than eggs and bunnies

Easter is obviously an important Christian holiday, the culmination of Holy Week, the end of Lent, the celebration of the most important event in Christianity. So...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Mar. 28, 2018
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 28, 2018 at 5:21 pm | 1 comment | 586 Views

TIM TALK

Did district give invitation to future student walkouts?

Students in Pleasanton joined students across the nation last Wednesday in a demonstration concerning the school tragedy in Parkland, Florida. Whether it was...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 20, 2018
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Mar 27, 2018 at 8:00 am | 44 comments | 1570 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lynnewood pastor says Easter is more than eggs and bunnies

Easter is obviously an important Christian holiday, the culmination of Holy Week, the end of Lent, the celebration of the most important event in Christianity. So...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Mar. 26, 2018
There are no comments yet. 532 Views

TIM TALK

No surprise in latest soaring cost estimate for high-speed rail

Was any thinking person surprised that the latest iteration of the high-speed rail business plan shows costs soaring, competition dates extended far into the future...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 22, 2018
Last comment by FrequentWalkerMiles, on Mar 24, 2018 at 2:08 am | 5 comments | 1209 Views

COUPLE'S NET

"The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work" by John Gottman

Dr. John Gottman is best known for the extensive couples research he's conducted over many years at his institute in Seattle -- fondly known as the "Love Lab."...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Mar. 23, 2018
Last comment by Chandrama Anderson, on Mar 23, 2018 at 4:50 pm | 2 comments | 3384 Views

RAUCOUS CAUCUS

Reflections on the Loss of Hope

Let’s start with an experiment: think about Hope Hicks, the departing White House Communications chief. What are the first few words that come to mind...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Mar. 2, 2018
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Mar 21, 2018 at 11:17 am | 142 comments | 2425 Views

AROUND TOWN

Time to help Milfleur’s Terri Carlson, who is recovering from a stroke

Terri Carlson (pictured), owner of Milfleur in downtown Pleasanton, suffered a stroke Monday, March 12. Doctors speculate that she could face many...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Mar. 19, 2018
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 20, 2018 at 2:22 pm | 1 comment | 822 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Could You Be In An Abusive Relationship and Not Know It?

The following article was shared with me and I think it's important for you to consider if you're in an abusive situation, even emotionally. The article is written...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Mar. 10, 2018
Last comment by Andrew F, on Mar 17, 2018 at 6:31 am | 6 comments | 3324 Views

TIM TALK

Celebrating a birthday with Facebook fundraiser

Last year, Angel Moore, the marketing director for the Alameda County Fair and Pleasanton resident, served on Facebook’s small business advisory council. She...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 13, 2018
Last comment by Jason, on Mar 16, 2018 at 2:36 am | 1 comment | 927 Views

AROUND TOWN

New state housing requirements could affect Pleasanton

Housing -- and the need for more of it -- has become a top political and economic issue in California, and Pleasanton could be a target for state mandates once again. {IMG...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Jan. 14, 2018
Last comment by Zum Muttertag Sprüche, on Mar 10, 2018 at 6:32 am | 10 comments | 1398 Views

AROUND TOWN

Livermore veteran, 96, has reason to be proud

Army veteran Manuel Moreno, now 96, has reason to be proud. He served 21 years in the Infantry and the Military Police, receiving two Purple Hearts in World War...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Feb. 16, 2018
Last comment by Muttertagssprüche 2018, on Mar 10, 2018 at 6:31 am | 4 comments | 1256 Views
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Wrapping up a 100-year-old detective job
By Tim Hunt | 1 comment | 896 views

Couples: “It’s Not My Problem. It’s Your Problem.”
By Chandrama Anderson | 1 comment | 523 views

Livermore's Marchand, aka the mayor of Seville, seeks re-election
By Jeb Bing | 3 comments | 358 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