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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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No surprise that the Tri-Valley is rising
Mar 10, 2015 8:36 am
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The Bay Area Council Economic Institute formally said what many locals have known for many years—the Tri-Valley is ideally suited for a consistently growing... More
Rents are soaring in the Bay Area
Mar 5, 2015 7:45 am
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Some cities, particularly in the heart of the Silicon Valley, have awakened to the key challenge facing their communities—the shortage in housing that is... More
Swalwell tapped for key Democrat Party position
Mar 3, 2015 8:04 am
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Rep. Eric Swalwell has a well-deserved reputation of working very hard to meet and serve his constituents.
The Dublin congressman sent out a fundraising email... More
Baker bill targets BART strikes
Feb 26, 2015 9:00 am
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Catharine Baker, the Tri-Valley's representative in the Assembly in Sacramento, introduced her first legislation aimed at stopping BART workers' strikes.
Her bill,... More
Pleasanton resident will have his hands full trying to keep the Oakland teams
Feb 24, 2015 8:29 am
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Pleasanton resident Scott McKibben will step into the middle of the struggle to keep both the Raiders and the Athletics in Oakland when he assumes leadership... More
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