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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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Name the sports park for Ken Mercer
Apr 8, 2014 7:54 am
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Pleasanton's parks and recreation commission will have the opportunity this week to celebrate the life of a man who gave hugely of his time and talent to help shape... More
Taxpayer-funded universal preschool is no panacea
Apr 3, 2014 8:22 am
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Democrats ranging from President Obama to California Senate leader Darrell Steinberg to progressive New York Mayor Bill de Blasio have all been pushing ahead with... More
A bad week for state Senators
Apr 1, 2014 7:41 am
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California state Senate leader Darrell Steinberg is having a really bad week.
Steinberg took over the leadership five years ago when former leader Don Perata was... More
The personal touch
Mar 27, 2014 8:10 am
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The city of Dublin and BART will come together Monday to honor the city's first mayor, Pete Snyder.
Pete moved to Lincoln east of Sacramento a several years... More
StopWaste strives to stay in business
Mar 25, 2014 8:02 am
Comments: 5 | Views: 993


Updating a February post, the Alameda County Waste Management Authority (Stopwaste.org) is poised to skirt the spirit of the law and establish a fee for hazardous... More
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