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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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Dublin residents face tax renewal
Mar 12, 2014 9:40 pm
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Dublin voters will have the opportunity to extend the parcel tax for schools in a special mail-in election this month.
County election officials will mail the... More
Las Positas interviews president candidates tomorrow
Oct 1, 2013 8:17 am
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The revolving door that has been the presidency of Las Positas College arrives at another stop this week when three finalists for president will appear for their... More
Many initiatives are headed for November ballot
Jun 14, 2012 7:36 am
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Last week's June primary ballot was notable for its paucity of initiatives—there were only two.
One received overwhelming support to change term limits so... More
What will $20 million do to lessen congestion?
Jul 8, 2014 8:10 am
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Following up on the post about the Alameda County transportation sales tax extension, it allocates $20 million to analyze and upgrade the Interstate 580/680 interchange.
Compar... More
Governor Jerry advocates fiscal discipline
Mar 6, 2014 8:59 am
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Governor Jerry Brown has always loved to keep people—friends and foes—off balance and guessing with his approach to politics and governing.
During... More
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