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About this blog: I am a native of Alameda County, grew up in Pleasanton and currently live in the house I grew up in that is more than 100 years old. I spent 39 years in the daily newspaper business and wrote a column for more than 25 years in add...  (More)

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The air board gets an ear full from residents
Apr 16, 2015 7:59 am
Comments: 3 | Views: 641

Reading the coverage in the Tri-Valley Times of the Bay Area air board public meeting in Livermore last week, it was clear that those attending did not conceal their... More
Better financial times ahead for ValleyCare thanks to Stanford merger
Apr 14, 2015 7:57 am
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I can imagine there were smiles all around when state Attorney General Kamala Harris signed off on the Stanford Health Care acquisition of ValleyCare Health System.
Assuming... More
Time to revise rebates for electric cars
Apr 9, 2015 8:26 am
Comments: 10 | Views: 1,258


State Senator Ted Gaines (R-Rocklin) has a great idea.
He proposes limiting the state rebates on electric vehicles to cars priced at $40,000 or less.
Currently,... More
Two men I never met who touched my life
Apr 7, 2015 8:26 am
Comments: 0 | Views: 606

The deaths this past week of two public figures—one a broadcaster and one a pastor-- brought back fond memories of how both had touched my lives.
The broadcaster... More
Governor establishes unprecedented mandatory water restrictions
Apr 2, 2015 8:27 am
Comments: 7 | Views: 1,443

The governor made official this week what most observers already knew—the state is facing an unprecedented challenge with the drought.
For the first time in 75... More
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