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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Mar 22, 2012 7:37 am
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Newspapers and other media outlets reported last week how many teachers had received notices of potential layoff that were delivered by the March 15 deadline prescribed... More
Rising at O-dark 30
Mar 20, 2012 7:26 am
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Was it the same geniuses who decided sunlight at 7:30 p.m. is better than light at 7 a.m. on March 15 who also gave us the awful CFL light bulbs?
Both are supposed... More
Federal bureaucracy stifling science in Livermore
Mar 15, 2012 7:30 am
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The big science that has flourished for years at Lawrence Livermore National Lab is being strangled by stifling federal bureaucracy. That was the message delivered... More
What happened to competitive primaries?
Mar 13, 2012 7:35 am
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Proponents of the open primary and citizens redistricting political districts had hoped the two changes would result in more competitive races.
For the last 10... More
Historic Livermore winery releases its whiskey
Mar 8, 2012 6:45 am
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The Democrat party politicians both in Washington D.C. and Sacramento refuse to put a bullet through the engine of the high-speed rail project.
The rail... More