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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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A rare demolition in Pleasanton
Jan 29, 2015 7:52 am
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Seeing buildings remodeled for different tenants has been common in Pleasanton for the last number of years, but seeing one torn down is unusual.
That's the case... More
New wrinkles in the race for 7th Senate
Jan 27, 2015 7:30 am
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The race to fill the final two years of Congressman Mark DeSaulnier's state Senate term took a major turn when a third Democrat, Steve Glazer of Orinda, filed for... More
Swalwell running for Congress again, will pass on Senate campaign
Jan 22, 2015 8:37 am
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Congressman Eric Swalwell ended any speculation that he would run for the Senate seat being vacated by Barbara Boxer by emailing supporters Wednesday that he's... More
Boxer's retirement creates a political scramble
Jan 20, 2015 8:03 am
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Now that California's junior Senator, Barbara Boxer, has formally announced her retirement, the jockeying for her job has started.
Attorney General Kamala Harris... More
Reversing course on Tuesday
Jan 15, 2015 8:27 am
Comments: 6 | Views: 2,196

Tuesday was a time of reconsideration.
In the morning, the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors formally rescinded the 33 percent pay raise they had given... More
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The ‘Free’ Community College Forum
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A rare demolition in Pleasanton
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Can You Get a Job with That?
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