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By Tim Hunt

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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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Viewing the Olympics from abroad
Aug 2, 2012 8:42 am
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Watching the Olympics from afar or at home has happened to me a few times over the past 30 years. The London games find me in Swaziland after a one-night stop on... More
Did you catch President Obama’s latest pandering to the youth vote?
Jul 26, 2012 8:23 am
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Did you catch President Obama's latest pandering to the youth vote?

He suggested that current law be changed so after graduation students carrying heavy loan... More
Setting priorities
Jul 24, 2012 8:29 am
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These are challenging times for the Pleasanton police department leaders.
In a more normal economy with typical city revenues flowing, the department has... More
Split reading sessions are the right choice
Jul 19, 2012 7:35 am
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Perhaps the flap from parents about the Pleasanton school district's split reading program is no surprise—it has been almost 20 years since Gov. Pete Wilson... More
Convenience counts
Jul 17, 2012 7:46 am
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The Alameda County Board of Supervisors is likely to enact the nation's first ordinance requiring drug manufacturers to provide a way to dispose of expired or... More
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