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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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A lesson in philanthrophy
Jul 2, 2015 8:10 am
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Serial tech entrepreneur Sean Parker announced formation of his foundation and was featured in a major Wall Street Journal piece last week. He cited the "hacker... More
Special session to tackle two key issues
Jun 30, 2015 7:25 am
Comments: 4 | Views: 537

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... More
Interesting choice by Pleasanton school trustees
Jun 25, 2015 8:13 am
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When Pleasanton schools chief Parvin Ahmadi departs next week for the top job at the Castro Valley school district, there will be a familiar figure at the helm... More
Wise shift by Summerhill
Jun 23, 2015 7:24 am
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The decision by Summerhill Homes to switch its planned apartment complex to for-sale condominiums is good news.
Pleasanton needs more variety of housing options... More
Very different budget debates in Oakland vs. Sacramento
Jun 17, 2015 10:20 pm
Comments: 5 | Views: 742

Talk about a tale of two budgets.
The debate in Sacramento has been all about how much more money to spend based upon conservative or more optimistic revenue estimates.... More
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