Local Blogs

Pressing Issues
Pressing Issues

By Gina Channell-Allen

E-mail Gina Channell-Allen | Follow this Blog

About this blog: I am President of Embarcadero Media's East Bay Division and the publisher of the Pleasanton Weekly, Dublin TriValley Views, San Ramon Express and Danville Express. As a 25-plus-year veteran of the media industry, I have experience...  (More)

Sort by: Most Recent | Most Popular

The year's most regrettable of the regrettable
Jan 10, 2009 8:16 am
Comments: 5 | Views: 9,496

Most good journalists try to get things right and abhor corrections, clarifications and the like, particularly for what is considered a "stupid mistake."

Every... More
Shall we trample the rose because of the thorns?
Jul 2, 2008 11:09 am
Comments: 14 | Views: 12,515

I recently received an email from a frequent Town Square contributor that said, "This morning I discovered that someone has falsely posted using my online identity."... More
Good grammar should not be relegated to one day a year
Mar 14, 2008 11:58 am
Comments: 15 | Views: 12,899

Darn. I had National Grammar Day marked on my calendar March 4 but was so busy working, it completely slipped my mind.
I'm almost positive Hallmark makes a card... More
Removing stories from Web sites is like unringing a bell
Jan 11, 2008 12:38 pm
Comments: 12 | Views: 7,520

We recently received a request that other media groups across the United States are receiving at least daily, sometimes hourly. We were asked to remove a story from... More
Anonymity allows open and diverse dialogue
Nov 15, 2007 4:24 pm
Comments: 11 | Views: 7,570

The Weekly's online Town Square forum within the past week or two has been filled with supportive, informative and cathartic dialog. Some of the posts, however,... More
<< < 7 8 9 10 11 > >>
Page 9 of 11

ARCHIVES

0

Baker bill targets BART strikes
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 1,388 views

The House of Representatives performs history’s first repeat hara-kiri
By Tom Cushing | 11 comments | 1,350 views

Old Memories and iMemories
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 711 views

Net Neutrality a win or loss for open Internet and First Amendment?
By Gina Channell-Allen | 2 comments | 640 views