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DOING COLLEGE

College Options for the Artistic-Minded Student

For the artistic-minded student, there are several different types of schools to research in order to find the right academic fit and degree path. - Four-year...

Original post made by Elizabeth LaScala on Mar. 6, 2019
Last comment by Vicky23, 2 hours ago | 12 comments | 1070 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Premarital and Couples: Valentine's Day: Annually or Daily?

Valentine's Day, a very commercialized version of "I love you, I'm thinking of you, you're the most important person to me," was three months ago now....

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on May. 18, 2019
There are no comments yet. 417 Views

TIM TALK

Serving displaced families in Northern Iraq

When Jessica Binzoni visited a Palestinian refugee camp at the age of 20, her life changed forever. While we visited last week in Pleasanton, she said that God...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 16, 2019
Last comment by Cholo, 20 hours ago | 1 comment | 670 Views

TIM TALK

"Unplanned" delivers a powerful message

When we walked into the cinema Monday afternoon, the gentleman checking our tickets remarked, “it’s a powerful message.” He was right. “Unplanned” delivers...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Apr. 4, 2019
Last comment by starkey hearing aids, on May 18, 2019 at 1:22 am | 31 comments | 2364 Views

TIM TALK

Stoneridge mall losing its luster for some

Stoneridge Shopping Center, a shopping mecca for generations of Livermore Valley residents, is losing its luster for some patrons. I met with two ladies who are...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 6, 2019
Last comment by Susan, on May 17, 2019 at 5:49 pm | 1 comment | 851 Views

DOING COLLEGE

The College Admissions Scam

The recent college admissions scandal that was revealed in a New York Times...

Original post made by Elizabeth LaScala on Mar. 13, 2019
Last comment by tonnyken, on May 16, 2019 at 1:26 am |
14 comments | 2598 Views

TIM TALK

Newsom's Delta tunnel decision impacts the Livermore Valley

Gov. Gavin Newsom officially killed former governors Jerry Brown and Arnold Schwarzenegger plan for twin tunnels under the Delta to export water to the Livermore...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 14, 2019
Last comment by James Michael, on May 15, 2019 at 9:19 am | 2 comments | 633 Views

TIM TALK

Supervisors plan key vote on Urban Shield Tuesday

After months of committee work and a key vote by the Alameda County Board of Supervisors, the future of the valuable Urban Shield training program comes down to...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 11, 2019
Last comment by callgirlgurgaon, on May 15, 2019 at 4:21 am | 26 comments | 1793 Views

TIM TALK

Newsom's Delta tunnel decision impacts the Livermore Valley

Gov. Gavin Newsom officially killed former governors Jerry Brown and Arnold Schwarzenegger plan for twin tunnels under the Delta to export water to the Livermore...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 14, 2019
There are no comments yet. 0 Views

TIM TALK

Three Alameda County Supervisors vote thumbs down on public safety

As predicted by Alameda County Sheriff Greg Ahern, the changes to the Urban Shield training program mandated by the Board of Supervisors last week caused the federal...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 19, 2019
Last comment by Buy PhenQ, on May 14, 2019 at 1:00 am | 18 comments | 1204 Views

TIM TALK

It's well past time to track student data

Seven years ago, former Gov. Brown convinced the Legislature to change the state funding formula for education so it gives districts with challenging student populations...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Apr. 29, 2019
Last comment by tree service, on May 12, 2019 at 9:51 pm | 5 comments | 680 Views

TIM TALK

Look for negotiations to bring health benefits back to Pleasanton teachers

Pleasanton schools chief David Haglund and the trustees agree that a key part of his job is strategic planning—something they believe has been lacking. He...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 1, 2019
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 9, 2019 at 12:49 pm | 5 comments | 1531 Views

TIM TALK

Enjoying single malts and the countryside in the Highlands

As you read this, my bride and I plan to be en route to San Francisco from London after spending two weeks in Scotland—her first visit and my first as a married...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 8, 2019
There are no comments yet. 1180 Views

DOING COLLEGE

The Up and Downside of AP Courses

Depending on how your particular school treats AP classes, an AP class can be worth a full grade higher than the regular track class (that’s how some students...

Original post made by Elizabeth LaScala on May. 8, 2019
Last comment by magician in Philadelphia, on May 8, 2019 at 9:41 pm | 1 comment | 1261 Views

ART SPACE

O’Neill Goes to the Movies

By John A. Barry The film industry has been good (and not so good) to Eugene O’Neill, who lived at Tao House in the Danville hills from 1937 to 1943,...

Original post made by John A. Barry and Bill Carmel on May. 7, 2019
Last comment by John A. Barry and Bill Carmel, on May 7, 2019 at 7:05 pm | 1 comment | 156 Views

TIM TALK

Fascinating innovations coming out of Danville

The Tri-Valley is building a deserved reputation as a center of innovation. At first thought, you would think it’s centered along the I-680/I-580 intersection...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Apr. 18, 2019
Last comment by 192.168.1.1, on May 6, 2019 at 3:40 am | 2 comments | 1355 Views

TIM TALK

Congrats for a leadership job done well

Here’s saluting Susan Houghton as she steps down as president and founder of Sunflower Hill. In just seven years, the organization has two communities for individuals...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 7, 2019
Last comment by jamu100, on May 5, 2019 at 4:02 am | 2 comments | 1275 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Premarital and Couples: An Affair Myth: Not Getting Enough at Home

In her book NOT "Just Friends" Shirley Glass, Ph.D. writes about the research she has conducted about affairs. One result blows away an old myth:...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Apr. 26, 2019
Last comment by Flexible Fidelity, on May 3, 2019 at 4:53 pm | 3 comments | 3024 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: Waiting or Acting?

I encourage you to figure out one thing you can do differently today. I often find that couples are waiting for the other to change, to say something, to do...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Mar. 8, 2019
Last comment by Lamerty , on May 3, 2019 at 3:51 am | 1 comment | 3528 Views

COUPLE'S NET

I smile, I laugh, and pretend I’m okay

I went to a memorial service for Andres Miranda, who almost made it to 20 years old. He died of Cystic Fibrosis (CF) after having been diagnosed at 4 months. The...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Mar. 1, 2019
Last comment by Symbaloo, on May 3, 2019 at 3:50 am | 1 comment | 3806 Views
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