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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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A novel legal theory to abandon the state's responsibility
Aug 14, 2013 10:18 pm
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The state of California has invented a unique justification to surrender control of the environmental review process of the high-speed rail to the federal government.
In... More
High-speed rail reality check
Feb 4, 2014 8:02 am
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Writing in the Saturday Wall Street Journal, Tom Zoellner states that trips of one to three hours are ideal for true high-speed rail.
Zoellner adapted his... 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
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
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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