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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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Many initiatives are headed for November ballot
Jun 14, 2012 7:38 am
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Last week's June primary ballot was notable for its paucity of initiatives—there were only two.
One received overwhelming support to change term limits so... More
Political posturing about water
Jul 22, 2014 7:18 am
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Former Pleasanton City Councilmen Matt Sullivan and Tom Pico wrote an opinion piece in the Pleasanton Weekly last week that engaged in some rhetoric that I thought... More
Drought demands reductions
May 20, 2014 7:48 am
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You know the drought is serious when the Dublin San Ramon Services District, which treats sewage from Pleasanton, Dublin and portions of San Ramon, makes the evening... More
George Miller's retirement shakes up East Bay political picture
Jan 14, 2014 8:03 am
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Politics in Contra Costa County took an interesting twist this week when long-time Congressman George Miller announced he would not seek a 21st term. Elected... More
Great rankings for Pleasanton high schools
May 6, 2014 7:56 am
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Pleasanton school officials had to be celebrating last week when the U.S. News and World Report digital edition highly ranked both comprehensive high schools based... More
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