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About this blog: A longtime newspaperman, I have been editor of the Pleasanton Weekly since it was launched Jan. 28, 2000. I was a reporter and Neighborhood News editor at the Chicago Tribune for 13 years, and previously a reporter for the Advance...  (More)

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It’s Black Friday. Carols anyone?
Nov 23, 2017 10:18 pm
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It’s Black Friday – or it’s supposed to be -- the traditional day after Thanksgiving when shoppers look for the best buys. But this... More
Happy Thanksgiving
Nov 23, 2017 10:54 am
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Please enjoy this report from the current issue of the Old Farmer’s Almanac newsletter, published by 2017 Yankee Publishing Inc. about the woman who helped make... More
Lockdown at Las Positas; it’s not always possible
Nov 13, 2017 10:35 am
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My 19-year-old granddaughter Bailey Little (pictured) was one of hundreds of students on campus Oct. 4 at Las Positas College when an emergency alert... More
Police chief talks about crime, other Pleasanton issues
Oct 27, 2017 7:00 pm
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Police Chief Dave Spiller has been making the rounds lately to talk up Pleasanton, and with good reason. Still understaffed at a time when police work... More
Can fatigue be predicted? Sandia Labs team hopes to find out
Oct 23, 2017 10:11 am
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A team of researchers led by Sandia National Laboratories (pictured in photo by Michael Padilla) is seeking answers to these questions through the... More
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Happy Thanksgiving
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