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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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Wrangling about Wal-Mart's neighborhood store
Apr 17, 2012 7:23 am
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The long-awaited new anchor store in the Meadow Plaza Shopping Center on Santa Rita Road should finally receive its final clearance at the City Council meeting... More
Time for a big change in the school calendar
Oct 10, 2013 9:12 am
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The Pleasanton school district in partnership with neighboring districts wisely is taking a hard look at the traditional school calendar.
It is about time. The... More
Time to get the Bay Bridge open
Aug 29, 2013 8:19 am
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Come next Tuesday, or perhaps sooner, Bay Bridge users will start utilizing the area's staggering $6.4 billion investment in earthquake safety and transportation... More
Tiny trash cans do not mean tiny bills
Jul 18, 2013 7:52 am
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When you drive around Livermore neighborhoods on garbage pickup day and there's a new, tiny can on display. I thought the 35-gallon containers were small in Pleasanton,... More
Location, location, location: a home run for Workday
Feb 27, 2014 8:00 am
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Serial software entrepreneur Dave Duffield lives in Alamo and has headquartered two of his successful businesses in Pleasanton.
The latest is Workday, which has... More
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