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Amazing progress at Heart for Africa in Swaziland

Having just returned from 20 days in South Africa and Swaziland, I am delighted to report the amazing progress in just four years on Project Canaan, Heart for Africa’s...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Aug. 2, 2016
Last comment by rosalindr, on Aug 9, 2016 at 1:25 am | 4 comments | 14351 Views


Pete Stark is feeling some heat

Rep. Fortney "Pete" Stark may be feeling the heat in the primary challenge from Dublin City Councilman Eric Swalwell in the newly drawn district lines for the...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Apr. 19, 2012
Last comment by Casanova_Frankenstein, on Apr 21, 2012 at 10:26 am | 4 comments | 14341 Views


Soaring college costs prompt questions

The soaring price of a college education has continued to make news. States, caught with revenues dipping, have reduced support so the many state universities...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Aug. 14, 2012
Last comment by GX, on Aug 15, 2012 at 11:01 am | 1 comment | 14294 Views


Time to let the Raiders go

One of the great misnomers is that the Oakland Raiders organization cares about the East Bay. If you believe that, I have a bridge from Hawaii to China that I am...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Aug. 7, 2014
Last comment by Charlespab, on Aug 31, 2017 at 6:48 pm | 13 comments | 14292 Views


Closed door bullet train deals

In a maneuver that is arrogant and desperate, Gov. Jerry Brown and supporters of the bullet train will try to tie judges' hands if they find in favor of opponents...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jun. 12, 2012
There are no comments yet. 14232 Views


Can the governor hold the line on spending?

Gov. Jerry Brown delivered a State of the State address Wednesday that was full of optimism and accomplishments. Some of it rang true—the non-partisan Legislative...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 23, 2014
Last comment by spcwt, on Jan 27, 2014 at 4:21 pm | 3 comments | 14155 Views


Fulfilling an African prophecy

When God called me to Africa to serve in 2005, I had no clue about the experiences that were to come. After spending a 10-day mission trip in the tiny kingdom...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 31, 2012
There are no comments yet. 14142 Views


An estate for dog lovers

Very wealthy lovers of dogs have the opportunity to purchase an amazing dog-friendly Alamo estate and help other dogs as well. Workday founder Dave Duffield, a...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Feb. 23, 2017
There are no comments yet. 14141 Views


Convenience counts

The Alameda County Board of Supervisors is likely to enact the nation's first ordinance requiring drug manufacturers to provide a way to dispose of expired or...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jul. 17, 2012
There are no comments yet. 14138 Views


Racing starts at the county fair

Alameda County Fair racing officials joined with state horse racing board representatives last week to introduce the Oak Tree Racing Association before the...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jun. 18, 2014
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Jun 25, 2014 at 5:24 pm | 14 comments | 14080 Views


Be a careful consumer when it comes to college

Is there something wrong with this picture? Did you catch during last weekend's selection of football games that Dr. Pepper was running a toss the football competition...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 4, 2012
Last comment by Daniel Bradford, on Dec 8, 2012 at 3:28 pm | 4 comments | 14073 Views


More changes coming to ValleyCare

Sitting down for the first time with new ValleyCare CEO Scott Gregerson why the board liked him become very clear. Very intelligent; very high energy and clear...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Apr. 22, 2014
Last comment by John, on May 7, 2014 at 9:05 am | 19 comments | 14070 Views


Prosperity problems in the Bay Area

To be clear (and transparent, although that's word that the current White House Administration has destroyed), I have been a member at Centerpointe Church since...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Oct. 8, 2015
Last comment by KristinaBrown, on Jun 25, 2016 at 3:05 am | 10 comments | 14064 Views


Huge financial challenges surround the Bankhead Theater

David Hyslop certainly has his work cut out. Hyslop joined the Livermore Valley Performing Arts Center recently after Ted Giatas departed after just two...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Feb. 18, 2014
Last comment by Ms. bunny, on Feb 21, 2014 at 12:22 pm | 2 comments | 14058 Views


New rules downtown

After three years of wrangling and the requisite Pleasanton task force, the City Council approved new guidelines for entertainment after 10 p.m. in the downtown...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Nov. 29, 2012
There are no comments yet. 14035 Views


The air board gets an ear full from residents

Reading the coverage in the Tri-Valley Times of the Bay Area air board public meeting in Livermore last week, it was clear that those attending did not conceal their...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Apr. 16, 2015
Last comment by VIVICACORNELLY, on Sep 11, 2017 at 3:17 am | 10 comments | 14024 Views


Off to Africa

Rory and Pam Frink's walk with God takes another huge faith step March 6 when they and their family board a plane for Rwanda. The Frinks have been serving...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Feb. 23, 2012
There are no comments yet. 14007 Views


The two Californias

Here's another observation on Rep. Pete Stark. Back in the mid-1980s, he faced a tougher than expected campaign four years after he was elected. A Republican challenger,...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 1, 2012
Last comment by Stacey, on Mar 1, 2012 at 9:05 am | 2 comments | 13995 Views


A tempting offer for one year

The non-profit group supporting district-wide education in the Pleasanton school district has put forth a tempting offer to the school trustees and administrators. Pleasanton...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 9, 2013
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 9, 2013 at 8:56 am | 1 comment | 13987 Views


Looked for heated November campaign in the 15th

Look forward to quite an election this fall in Alameda County when the venerable Rep. Pete Stark faces a spirited challenge from 31-year-old Eric Swalwell of Dublin...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jun. 7, 2012
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Jun 10, 2012 at 9:42 am | 2 comments | 13950 Views
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