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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
Taxpayer-funded universal preschool is no panacea
Apr 3, 2014 8:22 am
Comments: 18 | Views: 2,004

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
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
Comments: 0 | Views: 1,968

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
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