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TIM TALK

Costco foes pivot to the courts

Here’s the latest strategy to battle Costco in Pleasanton: when your signature drive fails, pivot and pitch a case into the courts. That’s the strategy that...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 19, 2017
Last comment by samuelj, 17 hours ago | 8 comments | 859 Views

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Time for new collaboration between city and school district

Pleasanton school trustees wisely are carefully considering how to spend the $270 million bond issue that voters passed two years ago. During this time, they have...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 16, 2018
There are no comments yet. 290 Views

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Tri-Valley Ventures launches valley's first venture capital fund

There a common theme among the founders of Tri-Valley Ventures when they publicly introduced their first venture fund for Tri-Valley companies Tuesday evening at...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 7, 2017
Last comment by frasi sanvalentino, on Jan 15, 2018 at 9:23 am | 9 comments | 983 Views

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GE's re-organization reaches San Ramon digital headquarters

The corporate re-organization of General Electric reached into San Ramon last year when the firm submitted required documents to the state announcing 148 layoffs...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 11, 2018
Last comment by james564, on Jan 13, 2018 at 2:14 am | 3 comments | 2018 Views

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The 14-year journey reaches milestone at Pleasanton Gardens

A Pleasanton institution dedicated to providing housing for low-income senior citizens ceased its operations last month and turned almost two acres of land over...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 5, 2017
Last comment by Danny Jones, on Jan 12, 2018 at 2:22 am | 4 comments | 627 Views

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Students need robust mental health curriculum

San Ramon Valley school trustees and the district’s administration have been engaged for several months trying to refine and improve education for students and...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 9, 2018
Last comment by Matilda532, on Jan 10, 2018 at 11:22 pm | 1 comment | 345 Views

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Christmas shoeboxes come full circle

My church, GraceWay, has participated in Operation Christmas Child for many years and this week we saw the results first-hand. The ministry, which delivers shoeboxes...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Nov. 23, 2017
Last comment by SAM, on Jan 9, 2018 at 11:07 pm | 7 comments | 817 Views

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Where's the snow in South Lake Tahoe

Reporting from snow-free South Lake Tahoe—you can hike up ski runs at Heavenly Valley and Sierra at Tahoe—there’s that little snow. Heavenly’s...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 4, 2018
Last comment by rifasus, on Jan 7, 2018 at 10:32 am | 2 comments | 837 Views

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Frustration grows in Dublin

Frustration levels are running high for some Dublin residents driven by over-crowded schools that they believe are exacerbated by continuing residential growth. Dubliners...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 2, 2018
Last comment by Silas, on Jan 4, 2018 at 8:34 pm | 8 comments | 1610 Views

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Housing advocates push for more

One of the most significant developments of 2017 may well be the birth of groups led by millennials advocating for housing. For decades, the Bay Area and California...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 28, 2017
Last comment by Animated Video Company, on Dec 31, 2017 at 11:14 pm | 2 comments | 673 Views

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Downtown Livermore could become a destination

A diverse group of leaders has managed to move the Livermore City Council forward on with consensus on its long discussion of what to do with the 8.2 vacant acres...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 12, 2017
Last comment by lukenlow, on Dec 28, 2017 at 5:44 am | 3 comments | 939 Views

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Sunday delivery anyone?

Does it strike you as odd that the only delivery trucks you see on the road on Sundays are the U.S. Postal Service. Of course, they’re not delivering the mail....

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 26, 2017
Last comment by DKHSK, on Dec 27, 2017 at 9:15 pm | 5 comments | 855 Views

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King football bows down to the dollars

When it comes to sports and television, football is King. Ask the University of Utah just how big the King is or more importantly, who rules the King. That’s...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Nov. 16, 2017
Last comment by shibu, on Dec 23, 2017 at 3:58 am | 4 comments | 875 Views

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Residents love living in Pleasanton

You might not know it by reading online comments, but the vast majority of Pleasanton residents are delighted to live here. The city’s satisifcation survey, which...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Nov. 2, 2017
Last comment by aarav, on Dec 23, 2017 at 3:27 am | 1 comment | 958 Views

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Moms are thankful school is in session this week

Thinking back to my childhood days, this is a week that my mother would have celebrated that we were in school instead of on vacation. Imagine dealing with four...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 21, 2017
There are no comments yet. 529 Views

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Supervisors shopping another sales tax increase

The Alameda County Board of Supervisors is shopping around another potential increase in the county sales tax. Supervisor Nate Miley and his team held a “listening”...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 14, 2017
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 20, 2017 at 12:17 pm | 4 comments | 2688 Views

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580/680 interchange changed valley forever

Fifty years ago this month, the key freeway link for the Tri-Valley was completed when Interstate 680 opened between Pleasanton and Mission San Jose. The I-680/I-580...

Original post made by pleasantonweekly.com on Oct. 31, 2017
Last comment by sufowot, on Dec 20, 2017 at 1:42 am | 1 comment | 1341 Views

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Central Oregon population is soaring with former Californians

Many years ago, while traveling, we identified two places that we might consider moving to: Healdsburg in the Sonoma County wine country and Central Oregon—Bend,...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Sep. 19, 2017
Last comment by marthawilson710, on Dec 12, 2017 at 3:04 am | 8 comments | 1516 Views

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Time to defeat a bad bill on bridge tolls

It’s unusual to see a federal official weigh in on actions being taken in Sacramento, but Congressman Mark DeSaulnier felt compelled to do exactly that as the...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Sep. 12, 2017
Last comment by James, on Dec 8, 2017 at 2:24 am | 9 comments | 1253 Views

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Hurricanes and drought touch home

One of the great blessings of my life has been getting to know people in Kenya and Swaziland through my mission work with Heart for Africa. And through connections...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Sep. 14, 2017
Last comment by aprilrussell, on Dec 7, 2017 at 8:14 pm | 3 comments | 1089 Views
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GE's re-organization reaches San Ramon digital headquarters
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 2,018 views

Sound and Fury over Vile and Slur-ry
By Tom Cushing | 77 comments | 1,220 views

New state housing requirements could affect Pleasanton
By Jeb Bing | 5 comments | 491 views