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TIM TALK

Swalwell reaches way too far

Our Congressman, Eric Swalwell, seems determined to pander to the mainstream media and give them special treatment. He introduced a genuinely silly bill that...

Original post made by pleasantonweekly.com on Feb. 20, 2018
Last comment by Sam, 2 hours ago | 32 comments | 844 Views

TIM TALK

Great rankings for Pleasanton high schools

Pleasanton's high schools received some notable recognition this week when Niche, a website focused on housing and quality schools, cited both comprehensive high...

Original post made by pleasantonweekly.com on Feb. 15, 2018
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, 10 hours ago | 42 comments | 1145 Views

DOING COLLEGE

Tell Me More About UC-Berkeley

Many schools are compared to Harvard, among them the University of California-Berkeley (UC-Berkeley), fondly known as, “Cal.” The first institution of...

Original post made by Elizabeth LaScala on Dec. 21, 2017
Last comment by Eddie J., on Feb 21, 2018 at 8:14 am | 2 comments | 1291 Views

TIM TALK

The 14-year journey reaches milestone at Pleasanton Gardens

A Pleasanton institution dedicated to providing housing for low-income senior citizens ceased its operations last month and turned almost two acres of land over...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 5, 2017
Last comment by John Walker, on Feb 21, 2018 at 2:53 am | 5 comments | 900 Views

TIM TALK

A conservative's approach to changing the inner city

Star Parker lived the welfare life as a black single woman for seven years. Then, after four abortions, she reached a turning point. Pregnant by one man, living...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Feb. 13, 2018
Last comment by DKHSK, on Feb 20, 2018 at 8:23 am | 9 comments | 710 Views

RAUCOUS CAUCUS

Much Ado About Nunez

There’s been a lively discussion warming (if not lighting) the dark shadows of the local blog cemetery, so I thought I’d add a few thoughts and let...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Feb. 3, 2018
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Feb 19, 2018 at 4:32 pm | 84 comments | 1516 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: Engaged on Valentine’s Day! Topics to Discuss

Valentine’s Day is popular for marriage proposals. It’s romantic and lovely and you’re glowing with happiness. Congratulations! I want to be...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Feb. 14, 2018
Last comment by Chandrama Anderson, on Feb 19, 2018 at 4:08 pm | 2 comments | 6896 Views

ART SPACE

Jazz and Abstraction

The jazz program at Peace Lutheran Church is one of the best deals in the area. On the first Sunday of seven months out of the year, you can catch,...

Original post made by John A. Barry and Bill Carmel on Jan. 10, 2018
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 13, 2018 at 2:30 pm | 9 comments | 504 Views

TIM TALK

Hurray for Sunflower Hill

Let’s join the Sunflower Hill board and parents of special needs adults in celebrating the City Council’s approval and financing for its residential project...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Feb. 8, 2018
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 9, 2018 at 11:54 am | 1 comment | 663 Views

TIM TALK

Tri-Valley Ventures launches valley's first venture capital fund

There a common theme among the founders of Tri-Valley Ventures when they publicly introduced their first venture fund for Tri-Valley companies Tuesday evening at...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 7, 2017
Last comment by Manu, on Feb 9, 2018 at 7:22 am | 13 comments | 1380 Views

TIM TALK

Where's the snow in South Lake Tahoe

Reporting from snow-free South Lake Tahoe—you can hike up ski runs at Heavenly Valley and Sierra at Tahoe—there’s that little snow. Heavenly’s...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 4, 2018
Last comment by ecindia, on Feb 7, 2018 at 1:22 am | 5 comments | 1287 Views

DOING COLLEGE

Tell Me More about University of California-Davis!

Welcome to the second in a series of articles about the University of California system. In a deliberate step away from those omnipresent rankings and instead going...

Original post made by Elizabeth LaScala on Feb. 5, 2018
Last comment by ecindia, on Feb 7, 2018 at 1:20 am | 1 comment | 1542 Views

TIM TALK

God loves to heal his children

Progressives hit a new low this week when they complained bitterly about Congress holding a moment of silence and remembering those killed and wounded Sunday in...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Nov. 9, 2017
Last comment by ecindia, on Feb 7, 2018 at 1:19 am | 27 comments | 1773 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Three Years Since Mom Died

It’s been three years since mom died. I still miss her very much. I also feel her love for me and mine for her in my heart so strongly that it transcends her...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jan. 26, 2018
Last comment by David Verns, on Feb 5, 2018 at 2:22 pm | 5 comments | 2029 Views

RAUCOUS CAUCUS

Salami, Salami … Baloney

Those GOP butchers at the Congressional deli are playing a losing game. ‘Salami’ is a set of competitive bargaining tactics. In it, the negotiator...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Jan. 19, 2018
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Feb 3, 2018 at 10:21 am | 111 comments | 2061 Views

RAUCOUS CAUCUS

Sound and Fury over Vile and Slur-ry

This is a day when I feel like Michael Corleone, not out of guilt or self-delusion, but because of my tattered New Year’s Resolution. You see, I promised...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Jan. 12, 2018
Last comment by patrick, on Feb 2, 2018 at 6:30 pm | 101 comments | 1945 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: What’s Important about Valentine’s Day?

I’m going to share some thoughts about what is and is not important about Valentine’s Day. This is not a complete list. Add your thoughts and ideas as...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Feb. 1, 2018
Last comment by Chandrama Anderson, on Feb 1, 2018 at 3:52 pm | 2 comments | 1864 Views

TIM TALK

Campaign contribution limits wiped out in Livermore

Friends of Livermore, as a political action group, is not governed by any limits on how much money an individual or family can give to the group. Livermore pioneered...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 25, 2018
Last comment by Matt Sullivan, on Jan 29, 2018 at 8:54 am | 3 comments | 1303 Views

TIM TALK

Christmas shoeboxes come full circle

My church, GraceWay, has participated in Operation Christmas Child for many years and this week we saw the results first-hand. The ministry, which delivers shoeboxes...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Nov. 23, 2017
Last comment by Buona Pasqua Frasi Di Auguri, on Jan 28, 2018 at 8:27 pm | 12 comments | 1099 Views

TIM TALK

Costco foes pivot to the courts

Here’s the latest strategy to battle Costco in Pleasanton: when your signature drive fails, pivot and pitch a case into the courts. That’s the strategy...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 19, 2017
Last comment by Perez, on Jan 26, 2018 at 1:34 am | 5 comments | 1167 Views
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