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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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Personal opinion takes precedence over duty
Jul 4, 2013 9:36 am
Comments: 8 | Views: 6,493


Pardon me, but this 4th of July missive will be substantive instead of celebratory.
The U.S. Supreme Court issued several significant rulings in the final two... More
The new primary dynamic
May 1, 2012 7:31 am
Comments: 4 | Views: 6,348

The open primary that is just about five weeks away has created a new dynamic.
The new approach means that all voters will receive the same ballot and can... More
Big plans for the east side
Oct 22, 2013 7:48 am
Comments: 6 | Views: 6,086

A unanimous City Council last week approved moving ahead on environmental studies for East Side Specific Plan that covers about 1,000 acres.

The environmental... More
Life lessons on the golf course
Jan 19, 2012 8:00 am
Comments: 2 | Views: 5,639

I had the privilege of attending the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am media day Tuesday and playing the Monterey Peninsula Country Club. Golfers—if you ever... More
Two quality initiatives moving forward
Nov 7, 2013 7:37 am
Comments: 4 | Views: 5,582

In a three-hour meeting Tuesday, a unanimous Pleasanton City Council moved ahead two important plans for the city.

It continued a 10-year odyssey when it unanimously... More
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