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 necessary, but large budget hit for schools
Jul 10, 2014 7:21 am
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School districts received a healthy boost in funding with the 2014-15 budget that Governor Brown signed last month.
There was another important change so teachers... More
The personal touch
Mar 27, 2014 8:10 am
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The city of Dublin and BART will come together Monday to honor the city's first mayor, Pete Snyder.
Pete moved to Lincoln east of Sacramento a several years... 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.
Check report cards carefully
Jan 30, 2013 8:24 pm
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Non-governmental agencies love to issue report cardsthey are an easy way to attract media attention and well as apply some heat or give praise to elected... More