Local Blogs

Tim Talk
Tim Talk

By Tim Hunt

E-mail Tim Hunt | Follow this Blog

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)

Sort by: Most Recent | Most Popular

Surprise, surprise--train backers need more $s
Apr 4, 2013 7:53 am
Comments: 1 | Views: 3,795

Was anyone surprised that the state high-speed rail authority was back seeking more money this week.
The authority announced that it will take another $97 million... More
New chancellor set for Chabot Las Positas
Jun 25, 2013 8:01 am
Comments: 3 | Views: 3,793

The Chabot Las Positas Community College trustees are set to finalize the contract for a new chancellor at its meeting tonight.
The board has selected Dr. Jannett... More
A public pension milestone
Jun 27, 2013 8:35 am
Comments: 0 | Views: 3,790

When I read recently that the city of Dublin had negotiated a new pension deal with its employees I frankly thought the report was in error.
When I checked it out,... More
District trustees ponder new elementary school site
Sep 12, 2013 8:35 am
Comments: 0 | Views: 3,786

With the city's task force working on guidelines for the East Pleasanton Specific Plan that could include between 1,729 and 2,279 new housing units, the school district... More
Hillsides in the headlines again
May 30, 2013 8:08 am
Comments: 0 | Views: 3,769

Hillside issues in Pleasanton just cannot be laid to rest.
The city has been immersed in a legal battle stretching back many years with the Lin family over land... More
<< < 40 41 42 43 44 > >>
Page 42 of 74

ARCHIVES

Bidding my Maverick Bye-Bye
By Roz Rogoff | 5 comments | 670 views

'General Lee' banned; political correctness gone too far?
By Gina Channell-Allen | 5 comments | 532 views

Special session to tackle two key issues
By Tim Hunt | 4 comments | 515 views

When Students Consider Non-Portfolio Design Schools
By Elizabeth LaScala | 2 comments | 411 views

The Dogfather's Annual Fourth of July Plea (cue Scott McKenzie)
By Tom Cushing | 0 comments | 305 views