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TIM TALK

Traffic report if Costco locates in Pleasanton

Sitting down with Pleasanton’s traffic engineer, Mike Tassano, is truly a learning experience. I thought I knew a bit about how traffic volumes and...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Feb. 11, 2016
Last comment by Jp, 8 hours ago | 2 comments | 535 Views

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"Swirling" to earn college credit

When Las Positas President Barry Russell spoke to the Pleasanton Men's Club this month, I learned a new term "swirl." It describes students,...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 21, 2015
Last comment by ankasarentcar, on Feb 11, 2016 at 1:53 am | 3 comments | 2597 Views

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L.A. court decision has San Ramon ties with national implications

A landmark case decided in Los Angeles last week has a tragic local angle. An L.A. judge sentenced Dr. Hsiu-Ying Tseng to 30 years to life in prison after a...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Feb. 9, 2016
Last comment by Ed Eyetor, on Feb 10, 2016 at 11:17 am | 3 comments | 551 Views

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The Christmas story

==I When I was in the daily newspaper business and responsible for the editorial pages, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day were reserved for opinions and articles pertinent...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 24, 2015
Last comment by david46, on Feb 10, 2016 at 5:34 am | 7 comments | 1148 Views

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Audibles worked well at Super Bowl breakfast

Plenty of audibles were smoothly called Saturday morning at the San Francisco Hilton Hotel when Athletes in Action celebrated the Super Bowl 50 breakfast with the...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Feb. 6, 2016
There are no comments yet. 272 Views

TIM TALK

Pleasanton school trustees move toward a school bond

Pleasanton school trustees took a necessary first step toward consideration of putting a school facilities bond before the voters. Trustees directed staff to work...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Feb. 2, 2016
Last comment by taxpayer, on Feb 4, 2016 at 7:20 pm | 1 comment | 463 Views

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Football, French horns and film

Veteran ushers at Davies Symphony Hall in San Francisco may have been taken aback Wednesday evening when patrons wearing football jerseys and blue jeans stepped...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Feb. 4, 2016
There are no comments yet. 284 Views

TIM TALK

Fresh thinking on the high-speed rail is welcome

There is potential good news on Governor Jerry Brown’s pet high-speed rail project. The high-speed rail has been roundly criticized for selecting a first...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 27, 2016
Last comment by No on "HS"R, on Feb 3, 2016 at 11:09 am | 3 comments | 691 Views

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Sunol Valley golf courses to close

Bad news last week for public course golfers with the announcement that the Sunol Valley Golf Club is closing after nearly 50 years. The 36-hole complex was...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 15, 2015
Last comment by Medical Thesis Help, on Feb 1, 2016 at 9:10 pm | 9 comments | 2725 Views

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Hacienda Business Park evolves to meet demand

Since it was approved in the 1982, Hacienda Business Park has consistently evolved to accommodate changing market conditions. As General Manager James Paxson told...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Apr. 10, 2014
Last comment by medical assistant homework help, on Feb 1, 2016 at 8:41 pm | 3 comments | 63504 Views

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Public votes are pleasing politics but poor policy

Pleasanton Mayor Jerry Thorne seemed to make the large crowd happy last week when he suggested an advisory vote on whether to proceed with plans for East Pleasanton. The...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 28, 2015
Last comment by fannychua, on Feb 1, 2016 at 2:31 am | 12 comments | 2712 Views

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Swalwell and the Democrats double down

Congressman Eric Swalwell is making his election year priorities known through his actions. One of his latest missives to supporters concerned gun control and mass...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 26, 2016
Last comment by nezarati, on Jan 30, 2016 at 8:58 am | 4 comments | 603 Views

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"Right to Die" bill sent to governor

Our legislators passed hundreds of bills on to Gov. Brown during the final week of this year's session that ended last Friday evening. One of the surprises...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Sep. 17, 2015
Last comment by Mirando, on Jan 29, 2016 at 4:42 am | 6 comments | 1090 Views

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Good personnel decisions by the school district

The Pleasanton school district has made a few wise personnel decisions in recent weeks. Restarting the adult education program and appointing Glen Sparks to run...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 19, 2016
Last comment by Raimond, on Jan 29, 2016 at 4:40 am | 3 comments | 1076 Views

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Lund Ranch opponents call in paid help

Neighborhood traffic battles have taken a new twist in the signature-gathering drive against the City Council’s approval of Lund Ranch II. The council...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 21, 2016
Last comment by Bill Brasky, on Jan 28, 2016 at 3:15 am | 9 comments | 1046 Views

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Special session to tackle two key issues

With a comfortable budget behind them, lawmakers and Gov. Brown will turn their attention to two critical programs that are chronically under-funded in a special...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jun. 30, 2015
Last comment by boyaqq, on Jan 26, 2016 at 5:07 am | 6 comments | 1625 Views

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Responding to a comment

In response to Dim's post, "Tim, when you claim that the Right to Die bill removes God from the equation for people of faith, what do you mean? That it...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Sep. 29, 2015
Last comment by Neiik , on Jan 25, 2016 at 10:04 pm | 19 comments | 1495 Views

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Celebrating a life that left a living legacy

Shepherd's Gate in Livermore will celebrate a life so-well lived Tuesday at 1 p.m. when a memorial service is held for its founder, Alice Ann Cantelow. Alice...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Aug. 27, 2015
Last comment by Physics Assignment Help, on Jan 23, 2016 at 4:43 am | 6 comments | 1192 Views

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Determining history in San Ramon

I will admit to chuckling when I read that the San Ramon City Council was considering adopting a date for the formal founding of the city. Its incorporation date...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 14, 2016
Last comment by DKHSK, on Jan 21, 2016 at 7:39 am | 6 comments | 1542 Views

TIM TALK

Good personnel decisions by the school district

The Pleasanton school district has made a few wise personnel decisions in recent weeks. Restarting the adult education program and appointing Glen Sparks to run...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 19, 2016
There are no comments yet. 0 Views
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Obama's Executive Order on Gun Control
By Roz Rogoff | 9 comments | 895 views

L.A. court decision has San Ramon ties with national implications
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 551 views

Colleges You Ought to Know
By Elizabeth LaScala | 0 comments | 462 views

BAMPFA
By John A. Barry | 0 comments | 95 views

Nearly seduced by Bernie, but coming home to Hil
By Tom Cushing | 0 comments | 79 views