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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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The new primary dynamic
May 1, 2012 7:31 am
Comments: 4 | Views: 6,624

The open primary that is just about five weeks away has created a new dynamic.
The new approach means that all voters will receive the same ballot and can... More
Wise move to cancel meeting
Apr 26, 2012 7:44 am
Comments: 0 | Views: 3,730

So much for the annual meeting between the City Council and the School Board.
The scheduled meeting this week was abruptly cancelled when the schools superintendent... More
Gold-plating Stanley Boulevard
Apr 24, 2012 7:47 am
Comments: 4 | Views: 3,198

The Stanley Boulevard upgrade demonstrates what happens when some government agencies simply have too much money.
Surprisingly, there's no federal stimulus funding... More
Pete Stark is feeling some heat
Apr 19, 2012 7:46 am
Comments: 4 | Views: 4,192

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... More
Wrangling about Wal-Mart's neighborhood store
Apr 17, 2012 7:23 am
Comments: 2 | Views: 2,333

The long-awaited new anchor store in the Meadow Plaza Shopping Center on Santa Rita Road should finally receive its final clearance at the City Council meeting... More
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