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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What are the 'right' business downtown?
Apr 9, 2012 6:41 pm
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Curious how policies evolve with time.
Once upon a time, before the Pleasanton Downtown Association existed, the city of Pleasanton required any financial institution... More
Local leaders say No to regional plan
Jul 30, 2013 8:09 am
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The Bay Area's regional planning and transportation agencies, despite howls of protests by hundreds if not thousands of residents concerned about local control,... More
Job growth is driving housing prices
Aug 21, 2014 8:21 am
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Tuesday's post about the 11,000-unit River Islands in Lathrop reflects the long term view that homebuilders and developers are taking when it comes to job growth... More
Sunol Valley golf courses to close
Dec 15, 2015 8:10 am
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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... More
Bullet train boondoggle rushes ahead
Mar 21, 2013 8:27 am
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The absolutely shameful rush to the rip off of taxpayer monies knows as the train to nowhere or bullet train boondoggle continued this week.
The Legislature, on... More